The Mysterious Rider


Escaping from the Marshal, Billy (Buster Crabbe) and Fuzzy (Al St. John) ride to Laramy only to find it a ghost town. Sykes (John Merton) and his gang have driven people away while they look for the gold mine of a man they have killed. Billy hopes to straighten things out, but is in more trouble when his true identity becomes known.

The Mysterious Rider is a 1942 American film directed by Sam Newfield.
The film is also known as Panhandle Trail (American reissue title).


  • Buster Crabbe as Billy the Kid / Bill Andrews
  • Al St. John as Fuzzy Q. Jones
  • Caroline Burke as Martha Kincaid
  • John Merton as Dalton Sykes
  • Edwin Brian as Johnny Kincaid
  • Jack Ingram (actor) as Henchman Trigger Larson
  • Slim Whitaker as Henchman Rufe
  • Kermit Maynard as Henchman Joe
  • Ted Adams (actor) as Replaced by Karl Hackett

Category:1942 films
Category:American films
Category:1940s Western (genre) films
Category:1940s action films
Category:1940s adventure films
Category:English-language films
Category:Billy the Kid (film series)
Category:Black-and-white films
Category:American Western (genre) films

Sigmund Neufeld

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