Space Patrol (1950–1955)

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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 ... See full summary »

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Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. See more awards »
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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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In addition to the 210 half-hour episodes that were filmed during the show's fourth and fifth season, 900 fifteen minute live-action episodes were shown on local TV in Los Angeles. See more »

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[repeated line]
Cadet Happy: Smokin' rockets!
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Spoofed in Midnight Movie Massacre (1988) See more »

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Up Ship and Away
by Sheldon Allman and Lew Spence (1953)
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Space Patrol was on television?
31 March 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I grew up in Las Vegas NV, where there was no television until 1954. I was in the 4th grade, and it changed life for us kids quite dramatically.

Having listened to the likes of Superman and The Lone Ranger on the radio, and developing a mental picture of what the characters were "sposta" look like, it was sometimes a letdown to see "impostors", even though the voices were the same.

"Space Patrol" never was televised in Vegas, as far as I can remember. I was a faithful follower of the Saturday morning radio show, however: "High adventure in the wild, vast reaches of space! Missions of daring in the name of interplanetary justice! Travel into the future with BUZZ CORY, Commander-in-Chief of the SPAAAAACE PATROL!"


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