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This is a list of character actors whose last name ending in the letter A has appeared on The Rifleman One Time Only. Whether they have appeared one time only or 168 times, they are just as important as the main characters and/or anyone else involved in The Rifleman. This is just a small tribute to those great many characters actors.
This section of character actors is dedicated to each & everyone one of the character actors that appeared on The Rifleman.
 They're among the most popular and recognizable actors. They may not be A-list stars, but they do something many actors don't. They worked all the time.

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Melvin F. Allen ― Henry Amargo
Ed Ames James Anderson
Herb Armstrong ― Phyllis Avery

John Abbott Virginia Aldridge
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Melvin F. Allen as the wrangler in 'Miss Bertie'
He was the guy in the beginning of the episode that Duke Jennings had the shootout with.

. Besides The Rifleman Mel appeared in The Big Valley six times. He also appeared in The Return of Dracula Long Time Gone The A-Team The Greatest American Hero The Waltons The Rockford Files ABC Afterschool Specials as Mr. Phelps Cannon Shazam! Kojak Ironside.

Born: November 23, 1933 in Los Angeles, California
Died: September 1, 1992 (age 58) in Los Angeles, California
 


Henry Allin played Tom Burroughs in 'The Assailants'
He was the one who asked the question in the Cattlemen's Association meeting why the Senator was coming to North Fork.

Henry Allin was an actor, known for Call to Danger ― Nichols ― Showdown ― Police Story.
Call to Danger
was a TV pilot that in 1968. Although the show was favorably received by CBS, the network decided that they would rather have Peter Graves replace Stephen Hill as the star of Mission Impossible than start a whole new series from scratch.

Born: October 6, 1919 in Vermillion, South Dakota
Died: March 15, 1999 (age 79) in Dallas, Texas

 


Jean Allison played the lady killed by Jason Gowdy in the opening scene of  'Flowers By the Door'

Her acting career spanned over twenty five years with ninety-eight credits to her name.
Jean Allison primarily guest starred in episodes of various television series between the late 1950s through the mid-1980s.

She was happy in her mothering role for many years and never returned to acting.

Born: October 24, 1929, New York City, New York
 


John Alvin played Applegate, the Deputy in 'Skull'
He was the deputy and the one who found Mark at the pond.

John Alvin was an American film, stage and television actor. He appeared in over 25 films for Warner Brothers and numerous television and theater roles throughout his career, which spanned from the 1940s to the 1990s.

He was in Milk Money in 1994. He appeared in Somewhere in Time as young Arthur's Father.
Alvin later enjoyed a separate television career, which spanned from the 1950s to the 1980s. His television credits included various roles on Leave It to Beaver ― All in the Family Lou Grant Dragnet General Hospital Murder, She Wrote Starsky and Hutch The Incredible Hulk and I Spy.
 Alvin's also appeared in numerous television commercial and advertising for such products as Mattel, H&R Block, McDonald's, Porsche and Audi.

Born: October 24, 1917, Chicago, IL
Died: February 27, 2009, Thousand Oaks, California
 


Henry Amargo as Juanin in 'Baranca'
He was the one who took Micah out to the Sanchez's Ranch.

He was an known for I Spy ―The Outsider Flaming Star The Magnificent Seven Wagon Train Alcoa Theatre Never So Few Border PatrolPork Chop Hill The Wild and the Innocent Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse The Naked and the Dead.

Born: July 18, 1933 in San Diego, California
Died: September 24, 1978 (age 45) in San Diego, California

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