16th, 1993 :: episode #3
of the Land
Matthew and Jon, a young Swede, slaughter one of Olive's cows to feed
the starving immigrants, the town arrests Jon and calls for a lynching.
Dr. Mike initiates a search for a sheriff to restore law and order, while
arguing for understanding of the immigrants' plight. Kid Cole, a weary
ex-gunfighter looking for a quiet town to convalesce from tuberculosis,
reluctantly accepts the job, and his first duty is to keep the town from
lynching Jon, the brother of Matthew's new girlfriend, for cattle rustling.