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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Cast (1952)
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Friday begins to question Henry Ross, a suspect in a man's disappearance, which Friday believes is actually a murder... (30 mins.)
 
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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Phone Call (1952)
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Friday and Jacobs question a jeweler regarding the robbery of a colleague. The man takes offense at being questioned about the incident... (30 mins.)
 
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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Big September Man (1952)
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Someone murdered a secretary late at night in her office. She was beaten to death with a metal pipe wrapped in newspaper. Could it be the drunk found three blocks away beating his head against a wall? (30 mins.)
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
Episode: Accidentally on Purpose (1952)
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A young couple buys a used car from a slick salesman, but soon afterwards the car's brakes fail, and the resulting accident nearly causes their death... (30 mins.)
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
Episode: Anyone Can Be a Sucker (1952)
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In order to prevent a murder, small-time crook Smiley Gibbons squeals on a major gangster who's running a gambling ring, thereby putting his own life in danger. (30 mins.)
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
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An ex-convict's sudden interest in the details of a deceased man's life arouses the interest of Capt... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Superman on Earth (1952)
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Jor-El, Krypton's leading scientist, sends his infant son to Earth in a rocket just as the planet explodes... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Haunted Lighthouse (1952)
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While visiting his aunt and cousin on Moose Island, Jimmy is alarmed by their suspicious behavior. After being warned to stay away from a lighthouse that is said to be haunted, he calls Clark for help in his investigation. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
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Clark, Lois, and Jimmy attend a ventriloquist act that goes wrong when the dummy appears to talk by itself. Upon further investigation, they link what the dummy appears to have said to a series of armored car hijackings. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
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A notorious con artist and his thugs are going to all the antique shops in town, buying cheap figurines, and smashing them. Clark and Lois assume that they are looking for something hidden inside the figurines, so they investigate. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Monkey Mystery (1952)
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The daughter of an Eastern European scientist flees to the United States to give a secret formula to... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Night of Terror (1952)
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While on vacation, Lois stumbles upon a ring of criminals who are smuggling fugitives into Canada. She and the innkeeper's wife are captured, and it is up to Jimmy and Superman to save them. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Birthday Letter (1952)
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A crippled young girl writes Superman a letter asking him to take her to the fair for her birthday, but before he arrives she is kidnapped by a group of counterfeiters who need information that she has been given by mistake. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Mind Machine (1952)
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A mobster kidnaps a scientist and takes possession of his invention. The crook uses the device to damage... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Rescue (1952)
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While Lois is in Carbide, Pennsylvania, gathering information for a story about the town's mining system... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Secret of Superman (1952)
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Dr. H.L. Ort is using an advanced version of a truth serum to hypnotize employees of the Daily Planet in an attempt to discover Superman's secret identity. (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: No Holds Barred (1952)
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Bad Luck Brannigan, a wrestler working for a crooked promoter, uses "the paralyzer" to cripple opponents... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Deserted Village (1952)
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When Lois has trouble getting her nurse on the telephone, she and Clark drive to the small town of Cliffton to see what the problem is... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Stolen Costume (1952)
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A criminal breaks into Clark Kent's apartment, finds a hidden closet and steals Clark's Superman costume... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Treasure of the Incas (1952)
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While Lois is on her way to an auction featuring South American items, a man asks her to purchase an Inca tapestry for him... (30 mins.)
 
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Adventures of Superman (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Double Trouble (1952)
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A man aboard a ship to Metropolis is smuggling something valuable into the country, but when one of... (30 mins.)
 
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Studio One in Hollywood (1948 TV Series)
Episode: Plan for Escape (1952)
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A crooked club owner's wife witnesses his murder, and has to flee from gangsters. (60 mins.)
 
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The Roy Rogers Show (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Knockout (1952)
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Roy notices strangers digging on an isolated section of his land. When he investigates, he discovers... (30 mins.)
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Mark Saber (1951 TV Series)
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The first Saber was on from October 1951 to June 1954. In this version, Inspector Saber was an Englishman who was a policeman on a big-city U.S... (30 mins.)
Director: George Blair
 
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Man Against Crime (1949 TV Series)
Episode: The Victim Is Venus (1952)
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Mike Barnett is the title character, a bright and tough private detective in New York. This very violent show was broadcast live until 1952. (30 mins.)
 
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Mr. & Mrs. North (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Weekend Murder (1952)
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Pam and Jerry are invited to spend the weekend at a famous actress' country home, but when they arrive the housekeeper can't be found and there's a dead man in the pantry. (30 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Seventeen (1952)
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Upper middle-class teenagers in Los Angeles are going crazy. They trash a movie theater, beating up the manager and pushing a young man through a plate glass window. Sergeant Friday must get to the bottom of what is causing this to happen. (30 mins.)
 
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Gang Busters (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Dillinger (1952)
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John Dillinger, a notorious 1930s bank robber, escapes from the state penitentiary using a wooden gun... (30 mins.)
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
Episode: The Christmas Caper (1952)
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Braddock and his men investigate several con artists who use phony street corner Santa Clauses to collect money for poor children and distribute it among themselves. (30 mins.)
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
Episode: Blessed Expense (1952)
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A struggling service station owner who has recently learned his wife is pregnant is conned into buying cut-rate health insurance from a pair bunko artists. (30 mins.)
 
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The Cases of Eddie Drake (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Shoot the Works (1952)
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A beautiful socialite hires Drake to recover a diamond studded watch that was stolen during a casino robbery. (30 mins.)
 
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Man Against Crime (1949 TV Series)
Episode: Paradise Lost (1952)
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Barnett becomes involved when a man is found dead and assumed to be a suicide until it is realized some very odd clues are found in the margin of the man's favorite novel "Paradise Lost". (30 mins.)
 
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Mr. & Mrs. North (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Where There's a Will (1952)
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The Norths meet their new neighbor, Tommy Clarkson, when he tumbles down the stairs and lands at their feet... (30 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
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Mr. & Mrs. North (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Till Death Do Us Part (1952)
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While heading out to celebrate their fifth wedding anniversary, the Norths receive a package containing... (30 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
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Mr. & Mrs. North (1952 TV Series)
Episode: Silent Butler (1952)
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The Norths' new butler, Oliver, comes with a lot of baggage. He's carrying on an affair with the married maid who works next door... (30 mins.)
Director: Marc Daniels
 
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Gang Busters (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Bayless Case (1952)
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The work of an observant bank president, a creative flight attendant and state of the art forensics for the time result in the quick apprehension of a bank robber. (30 mins.)
 
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Gang Busters (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Phantom (1952)
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A masked phantom and his gang commit a series of payroll robberies, and the police can't seem to find a trace of them. (30 mins.)
 
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Gang Busters (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Unholy Three (1952)
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Three vicious hoods on a crime rampage take over a church mission as their headquarters, figuring the cops would never look for them there. (30 mins.)
 
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Gang Busters (1952 TV Series)
Episode: The Scissors Case (1952)
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State police attempt to apprehend the brutal Scissors Gang, who have committed over 50 armed robberies across Connecticut. (30 mins.)
 
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Martin Kane (1949 TV Series)
Episode: A Crooner Is Murdered (1952)
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Everyone in a nightclub has a grudge against a singer who has just been shot to death. (30 mins.)
Director: Peter Maxwell
 
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Martin Kane (1949 TV Series)
Episode: Black Pearls (1952)
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Police name Kane as the primary suspect when his wealthy client is killed. (30 mins.)
Director: Peter Maxwell
 
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Racket Squad (1950 TV Series)
Episode: Desperate Money (1952)
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In immigrant tailor is severely beaten by a brutal loan shark. His terrified family turns to Capt. Braddock for help. (30 mins.)
 
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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
Episode: The Big Casing (1952)
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Friday and Jacobs are called to the apartment of a man who phoned in the fatal shooting of his wife. He claims it was suicide, but upon looking at the crime scene and talking to neighbors they begin to wonder if it was murder. (30 mins.)
 
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Dragnet (1951 TV Series)
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Friday and Smith search for a missing boy. The first sign that the case is serious is when blood is found... (30 mins.)
 
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Front Page Detective (1951 TV Series)
Episode: Seven Seas to Danger (1952)
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While researching a human interest story on the waterfront, David Chase stumbles upon a smuggling operation and is shot for his troubles. (30 mins.)