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Episode List


Season 3

9 Oct. 1953
The Long Shot
After three other cargo planes have mysteriously disappeared, an army air corps crew is informed that their plane is carrying a hidden time bomb. Since a powerful storm has made visibility virtually nil, the airmen desperately search their craft for the explosives.
16 Oct. 1953
In the Pincers
A long-ago crime is exposed in a letter disrupts the comfortable life of a married couple
30 Oct. 1953
The Soil
20 Nov. 1953
Fresh Start
Despondent shop girl Norma Bailey decides to end it all by gas asphyxiation. Before it can take effect, a young man breaks in and stops it, but he's there by chance, running from the police, pursuing him for a stolen diamond bracelet. Later, Norma falls in love with him and tries to persuade the victim not to press charges.
11 Dec. 1953
No Compromise
In the 1870's,Texas Ranger Earl Webb must escort wanted gunman John Fenner by passenger train through the state of Louisiana to get back home. However, the long, grueling journey is fraught with danger, including many of Fenner's trigger happy relatives trying to free the prisoner.
19 Feb. 1954
The Jungle Trap
While leading a safari, a professional hunter encounters the judge who sentenced his innocent brother to death for a crime he did not commit.
2 Apr. 1954
21 May 1954
Blizzard Bound
A trio is trapped by a raging blizzard. Their group is joined by a thug who managed to escape a plane wreck.
23 Jul. 1954
The General's Boots
A martinet of a general, one of his former officers, and a middle aged plane passenger find themselves in a liferaft with only one canteen of water.
30 Jul. 1954
3 Sep. 1954
Delay at Fort Bess
A small army garrison is surrounded by Apaches who threaten to wipe out the entire command unless an Indian prisoner is set free.

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