1961 Fall TV Schedule

View:
Log in to copy items to your own lists.
1.
87th Precinct (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Manhattan's 87th precinct forms the backdrop for this grim and gritty police drama based on the long-running series of novels by Ed McBain... (60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
2.
Alcoa Premiere (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Hosted by famous dancer/actor Fred Astaire, this series presented a new drama with each week's episode... (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
3.
The Alvin Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
Following the incredible popularity of the novelty record "The Chipmunk Song", this animated series about the singing rodents was created... (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
4.
Ben Casey (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Gritty realistic hospital drama featuring manly Dr. Casey against the medical establishment, at first under the watchful eye of Dr. Zorba and later under the thumb of Chief of Surgery Dr. Freeland. (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
5.
The Bob Cummings Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Charter pilot Bob flew everywhere, often playing amateur detective. He had an aerocar, a vehicle which... (30 mins.)
“ a.k.a "Love That Bob"

CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
6.
The Bob Newhart Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
(60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
7.
The Bullwinkle Show (1960 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Rocky, a plucky flying squirrel and Bullwinkle, a bumbling but lovable moose, have a series of ongoing adventures. (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
8.
Bus Stop (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
Grace owns the bus stop in Sunrise CO. She, waitress Elma, Sheriff Will and D.A. Glenn watch life through the stories which unfold as passengers arrive and then depart the small town. (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
9.
Cain's Hundred (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
A former underworld lawyer goes to work for the Federal Government, determined to bring 100 top criminals to justice. (60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
10.
Calvin and the Colonel (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
This show is about a mis-adventures with Colonel Montgomery J. Klaxon (a cool fox), and Calvin Burnside (a dim witted bear)... (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
11.
Car 54, Where Are You? (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
The misadventures of two of New York's finest (a Mutt and Jeff pair) in the mythical 53rd precinct in the Bronx... (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
12.
Dr. Kildare (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
The dramatic relationship between a young medical intern and his surgeon mentor. (60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
13.
David Brinkley's Journal (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Weekly television news magazine and interview show. (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
14.
The Defenders (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
A Father-Son lawyer duo take a variety of cases that often deal with the important issues of the day. (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
15.
The Dick Powell Theatre (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Powell served as host and, in early shows at least, occasional star in this dramatic anthology. It was... (60 mins.)
“ a.k.a "The Dick Powell Show"

NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
16.
The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
The misadventures of a TV writer both at work and at home. (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
17.
The DuPont Show of the Week (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
(60 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
18.
Father of the Bride (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
(30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
19.
Follow the Sun (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The show follows the adventures of two free-lance magazine writers based in Hawaii. (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
20.
Frontier Circus (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A one-ring circus travels through the American West in the 1880's. (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
21.
The Gertrude Berg Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A middle-aged widow enrolls in college as a freshman when her children are grown up, and her experience of life outside academia together with her gentle humor and emotional dignity prove an invaluable asset to the students' young minds. (30 mins.)
“ a.k.a "Mrs. G Goes to College"

CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
22.
The Hathaways (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Suburban couple with three chimps as "children". (30 mins.)
Director: Ezra Stone
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
23.
Hazel (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
George Baxter was a highly successful corporation lawyer who was always in control of everything at the office... (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
24.
Here and Now (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
(15 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
25.
Ichabod and Me (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Life in a small New England town, as seen through the eyes of the current and formers editors of the local newspaper. (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
26.
International Showtime (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Don Ameche hosted this variety show that featured performers from Europe. (60 mins.)
Stars: Don Ameche
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
27.
The Investigators (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Russ Andrews, Steve Banks and Bill Davis are investigators working for a very successful detective agency in New York City... (60 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon
 
28.
The Joey Bishop Show (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Joey Barnes is the host of a TV talk show originating in New York. Each episode dealt with events in his personal and professional life as a celebrity... (30 mins.)
“ NBC ” - raisleygordon
 
29.
Margie (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Margie is an average teenager but it's the 1920's and so many things are changing. Living with her parents and brother Cornell... (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
30.
The New Breed (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
"The New Breed" was an American crime - drama series ,aired on ABC network from 1961 to 1962, with thirty-six episodes,starring Leslie Nielsen at age 35. (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
31.
Straightaway (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Scott and Clipper are partners in the Straightaway Garage, where they design, build, and service racing cars. (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
32.
Target: The Corruptors (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
The show featured a newspaper reporter, Paul Marino, and his undercover agent, Jack Flood, as they infiltrated... (60 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
33.
Top Cat (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Top Cat is the leader of a group of alley cats, always trying to cheat someone. (30 mins.)
“ ABC ” - raisleygordon
 
34.
Window on Main Street (1961 TV Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Cam Brooks, a writer, returns to Millsberg, his hometown, and renews his friendship with the editor of the local newspaper... (30 mins.)
“ CBS ” - raisleygordon