Earlington "Early" Smith was Harry's second partner. He appears in Magnum Force. Smith was partnered with Harry Callahan on stakeout at the beginning of the film. Early was a bit sensitive to violence when he was at a murder scene. He accompanies Harry on various stakeouts and learns how close Harry works. When Harry gets transferred back to Homicide so does Smith. In the end Early is killed by the vigilante cops, because of his knowledge of them. He was killed by a bomb in his mailbox as Harry was trying to warn him by telephone. He was played by actor Felton Perry.