Twin Peaks Usenet Archive

Subject: Re: Episode III Questions
From: (Dave Mack)
Date: 1990-05-04, 17:31

In article <> (Cisco's Buddy) writes:
> >In article <> (Dave Mack) writes:
> >
> >} 1) During the Tibetan baseball scene, the entire TP Sheriff's Dept.
> >} (Truman, Andy, Hawk, and even Lucy) are in the woods with Cooper.
> >} Who is guarding Ronette Pulaski while this is going on?
> >
> >Harry, Andy, Hawk, and Lucy are *not* "the entire TP Sheriff's Dept."
> >If you take another look at the pilot episode, you'll see that there
> >are *at least* two other officers (the one who goes into Room 107
> >at the school looking for Bobby, and then another who comes into the
> >same room to mumble something to the first one).

Take a look at their shoulder patches. They appear to be State Patrol,
or at least not Twin Peaks. There were dozens of uniforms at the
railroad car site, some of them apparently National Guardsmen. After
the pilot, the only uniformed personnel we've seen (and consider how
many of the scenes are in the Sheriff's Dept.) are Truman, Hawk and

I'll admit that three men seems like an awfully small force for a
town with a five-digit population.

-- Dave Mack