Commander Corey and youthful Cadet Happy roam the 30th century universe in their ship "Terra" fighting super-villains Mr. Proteus and Prince Baccarratti and other badguys. Captured badguys ... See full summary »

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Complete series cast summary:
Ed Kemmer ...
 Cmdr. Buzz Corry (175 episodes, 1950-1955)
Lyn Osborn ...
 Cadet Happy (170 episodes, 1950-1955)
Nina Bara ...
 Tonga (138 episodes, 1951-1955)
Ken Mayer ...
 Maj. Robbie Robertson (112 episodes, 1951-1955)
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Commander Corey and youthful Cadet Happy roam the 30th century universe in their ship "Terra" fighting super-villains Mr. Proteus and Prince Baccarratti and other badguys. Captured badguys get zapped with the Paralyzer, then get reprogrammed with the Brainograph. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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13 March 1950 (USA)  »

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$25,000 (estimated)
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During the height of the 3-D craze in the early-1950s, "Space Patrol" broadcast television's first experiment with three-dimensional imagery, in the 1953 episode "The Theft of the Rocket Cockpit." Viewers were encouraged in advance to buy specially packaged Ralston-Purina cereals that included 3-D viewing glasses. See more »

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Cadet Happy: Smokin' rockets!
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Up Ship and Away
by Sheldon Allman and Lew Spence (1953)
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22 January 2008 | by (Muncie Indiana) – See all my reviews

Im shocked to find the omission of Carol, the commissioners daughter, from your full cast credits. She was the lovely, leggy blonde, inventor, and unofficial sweetie of Commander Corry. Space Patrol a must see for any 11 year old boy in 1951, especially the episodes that featured Carol. The name of the actress was Virginia Hewitt. Space Patrol was an inventive, budget saving endeavor in the black and white early days of Television. One episode had the rocket ship sinking into a soft planet surface, which was accomplished by pulling material upwards around the model ship, creating the illusion of sinking. A great series for a wide eyed 11 yr old.


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