Original Airdate: 
    January 3, 1960

Synopsis. In New Mexico, Bart wins ownership of the Lucky Lady cantina, only to learn that the property may have been built by a wealthy family of Portuguese descent that is laying claim to the land.

“The Marquesa” is the third of three episodes featuring Adele Mara (the wife of Maverick creator Roy Huggins), the second of two shows featuring character actor Morris Ankrum (Perry Mason), and the first of two shows featuring Edward Ashley as Nobby Ned Wyngate.

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