Here’s a 1960 Phil Silvers special with Jack Benny. Phil plays the most dangerous man in the West. The Silver Dollar Kid is the biggest coward in the West and if you shoot him, you lose all reputation as a gun fighter. ‘
I don’t know if this is the answer to what was wrong with Into Darkness, but this solution is funny.
Karen Wadsworth has the unique power of suggestion and believes she can use it to kill. You’ll recognize Joanne Linville of Star Trek Romulan commander fame.
A dragon lady injects three martial arts fighters with a serum that turns them into zombie-like assassins, and she sends them out against her enemies.
Cannonball McKay runs the local Wells Fargo Stage franchise and when there are a bunch of robberies the Lone Ranger becomes suspicious and must figure out who is bad and good.
In 1955, the same year the radio show ended, Sergeant Preston of the Yukon premiered as a television series. Its the story of a RCMP Mounty who has to solve crimes with the help of his trusty dog Yukon King. In this episode Sergeant Preston and Yukon king follow the story of Francois Val, a New Orleans chef with miles to go protecting his bank roll.