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January 22, 1956: Fort Laramie' airs for the First time

  January 22, 1956: Raymond Burr played the role of Captain Lee Quince in ‘ Fort Laramie ’ which was first broadcast on CBS. The show revolved around “ Gunsmoke tradition". Laramie' portrayed life on the frontier of a young United States. Some of the radio western stories were good, some sad, but authenticity was key, which held listeners' attentions.