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Lawrence Edward Watkin (1901–1981)

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  Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series) (1 episode, 1959) (writer - 11 episodes, 1954 - 1976) (adaptation - 4 episodes, 1956) (screenplay - 2 episodes, 1955)
- The Biscuit Eater: Part 2 (1976) ... (writer)
- The Biscuit Eater: Part 1 (1976) ... (writer)
- Ten Who Dared (1968) ... (writer)
 1966 De Tod uf em Oepfelbaum (TV Movie) (novel - as L.E. Watkin)
 1964 The Virginian (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Portrait of a Widow (1964) ... (writer)
 1963 The Robert Taylor Show (TV Series) (writer)
 1960 Ten Who Dared
 1960 National Velvet (TV Series)
 1960 Der Tod im Apfelbaum (TV Movie) (novel - as L.E. Watkin)
 1958 The Light in the Forest (writer)
 1957 The New Adventures of Spin and Marty (TV Series) (characters)
 1957 On Borrowed Time (TV Movie) (novel)
 1956 Further Adventures of Spin and Marty (TV Series) (characters)
 1956 The Great Locomotive Chase (written by)
 1955 The Adventures of Spin and Marty (TV Series) (novel Marty Markheim as Larry Watkin - 1 episode)
- The 'Triple R' (1955) ... (novel Marty Markheim as Larry Watkin)
 1953 Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue (screenplay)
 1953 The Sword and the Rose (screenplay)
 1952 Celanese Theatre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- On Borrowed Time (1952) ... (play)
 1950 Beaver Valley (Documentary short) (screenplay)
 1949-1950 The Ford Theatre Hour (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- On Borrowed Time (1950) ... (novel)
- On Borrowed Time (1949) ... (novel)
 1950 Treasure Island (screenplay)
 1947 Keeper of the Bees (as Lawrence E. Watkin)
 1939 On Borrowed Time (from a dramatization of the novel "On Borrowed Time" by)
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Other Works:

Novel: "On Borrowed Time" (filmed as On Borrowed Time (1939), The Ford Theatre Hour: On Borrowed Time (1949))

Alternate Names:

L.E. Watkin | Larry Watkin | Lawrence E. Watkin

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