Elfego Baca (Episode 3): Lawman or Gunman (television) Television show; aired on November 28, 1958. Directed by Christian Nyby. Elfego tries to defend a rancher friend whose land is in danger of being stolen by a crooked judge. He is able to overcome numerous roadblocks, including capture by the crooks, and escapes just in time to reach the trial and prove his friend the rightful owner of the land. Stars Robert Loggia, James Dunn, Ramon Novarro, Skip Homeier, Valerie Allen, Carl Benton Reid.