This aerial photograph shows the Universal Studios backlot in 1967. Shiloh Ranch is visible in the lower left. The Virginian Medicine Bow sets were centered around New Denver Street and Laramie Street. Other locations are Six Points Texas, Mexican Street, Fort Laramie and Waterfall & Caves.
Director Charles S. Dubin passed away September 5 of natural causes at his Brentwood, California home. He directed seven episodes of The Virginian from season 4 through season 7 but is perhaps best known for directing over 40 episodes of M*A*S*H. Brooklyn born Dubin also directed many popular TV shows including Hawaii Five-O, The Defenders, The Big Valley, The Rockford Files and Murder, She Wrote.
A post-Virginian Sara Lane (as Russell Lane) in The Trial Of Billy Jack (1974). Notice her short hair style as she talks on the radio from her jeep approx. 15 seconds into the clip. She can also be seen later into the clip so keep watching. This film was the sequel to Billy Jack (1971). Sara (Russell) Lane also appeared in Billy Jack Goes To Washington in 1977. Her final film appearance to date.