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Louis S. Peterson (1922–1998)

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 1961 Dr. Kildare (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Hit and Run (1961) ... (writer)
 1959 Take a Giant Step (play) / (screenplay)
 1958 Tempest (uncredited)
 1957 Wagon Train (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- The Emily Rossiter Story (1957) ... (teleplay - as Louis Peterson)
 1956 Matinee Theatre (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Class of '58 (1956)
 1954-1956 Goodyear Playhouse (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Joey (1956) ... (writer)
- Class of '58 (1954) ... (writer)
 1954 Danger (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Padlocks (1954) ... (writer)

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Other Works:

Take a Giant Step (1953). Drama. Written by Louis Peterson. Directed by John Stix. Lyceum Theatre: 24 Sep 1953- 28 Nov 1953 (76 performances). Cast: Warren Berlinger (as "Johnny Reynolds"), Robert Brivic (as "Gussie"), Dorothy Carter (as "Christine"), Estelle Evans (as "May Scott"), Maxwell Glanville (as "Man"), Louis Gossett ... See more »

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Louis Peterson

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