Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.
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Series cast summary:
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 Lt. Wells / ... (8 episodes, 1953-1957)
Richard Gaines ...
 George Washington / ... (7 episodes, 1952-1954)
Raymond Greenleaf ...
 Judge DeLacy (7 episodes, 1953-1957)
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 Mr. Sargent (7 episodes, 1953-1956)
Harlan Warde ...
 Attorney (6 episodes, 1953-1956)
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 Harry / ... (5 episodes, 1953-1956)
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 Gen. Stonewall Jackson / ... (5 episodes, 1953-1957)
Everett Glass ...
 Mr. Galvani (5 episodes, 1952-1957)
Dayton Lummis ...
 Lee (5 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Mayor Thourout (5 episodes, 1952-1956)
(5 episodes, 1952-1955)
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 Com. Smedley / ... (5 episodes, 1952-1955)
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 William Armstrong (5 episodes, 1952-1955)
(5 episodes, 1953-1957)
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 James Madison (5 episodes, 1953-1956)
Robert Cornthwaite ...
 Kazta / ... (5 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Colonel Norton / ... (5 episodes, 1953-1954)
Donald Murphy ...
 Adoniram Judson / ... (5 episodes, 1954-1955)
Hugh Sanders ...
 Burton / ... (5 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Parole Officer (4 episodes, 1955-1957)
Lamont Johnson ...
 Captain Portola / ... (4 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Horace Greeley / ... (4 episodes, 1953-1955)
Nancy Hale ...
 Mrs. Lucas / ... (4 episodes, 1953-1956)
Maurice Marsac ...
 Dr. Sartine / ... (4 episodes, 1953-1955)
Howard Negley ...
 Fred Lewis (4 episodes, 1953-1956)
Stephen Wootton ...
 Thaddeus Foley (4 episodes, 1954-1956)
Emlen Davies ...
 Cora Wilson Stewart / ... (4 episodes, 1954-1955)
James Parnell ...
 Cook (4 episodes, 1953-1956)
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 Stan (4 episodes, 1953-1956)
Susan Odin ...
 Clary Wells / ... (4 episodes, 1954-1957)
Patrick O'Moore ...
 Attorney (4 episodes, 1952-1955)
John Dodsworth ...
 Lt. Allen (4 episodes, 1952-1954)
Stacy Keach Sr. ...
 Warren Andrews (4 episodes, 1953-1957)
Booth Colman
(4 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Postmaster Brown (4 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Lt. Col. Carleton (4 episodes, 1953-1955)
Carl Benton Reid ...
 Commander Ingraham / ... (4 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 James Otis / ... (4 episodes, 1954-1957)
(4 episodes, 1954-1956)
Morgan Jones
(4 episodes, 1954-1956)
Don Kennedy ...
 Jack Jouett (4 episodes, 1954-1956)
(4 episodes, 1954-1956)
Fred Sherman ...
 Mr. Hewitt (4 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Dr. George Minot / ... (4 episodes, 1954-1955)
Pitt Herbert ...
 Mr. Beauford (4 episodes, 1954)
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 Carver (4 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Coach Jack Cody / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Mary / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Howard / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1956)
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 Conductor / ... (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
John Stephenson ...
 Colonel / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
Michael Winkelman ...
 Mike / ... (3 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Captain John Paul Jones / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Leon Patterson (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
Ruth Lee ...
 Mrs. Glancy (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
Jean Howell ...
 Ann Dolan Malone / ... (3 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Brian Beck / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1957)
Harry Shannon ...
 Jeremiah 'Pop' Smith / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Judge Grant / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
Barbara Eiler ...
 June Marshall / ... (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
Adrienne Marden ...
 Mrs. Leander Stone (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Soldier (3 episodes, 1954)
Barbara Woodell ...
 Miss Bronson (3 episodes, 1953-1957)
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 Asst. Ranger Chuck Owens (3 episodes, 1955-1956)
Lewis Martin ...
 Judge / ... (3 episodes, 1952-1957)
Tyler McVey ...
 Captain (3 episodes, 1955-1956)
Dick Rich ...
 Foreman (3 episodes, 1954-1957)
(3 episodes, 1952-1955)
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 Caroline / ... (3 episodes, 1952-1954)
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 Johann / ... (3 episodes, 1952-1954)
Anthony Jochim ...
 Trone (3 episodes, 1953-1957)
Jim Hayward
(3 episodes, 1953-1956)
(3 episodes, 1953-1955)
(3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Mayor (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
Nolan Leary ...
 Minister (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
(3 episodes, 1953-1955)
(3 episodes, 1953-1955)
Ferris Taylor
(3 episodes, 1953-1955)
Philip Tonge ...
 English Captain (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Alexander Majors / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Allan Pinkerton (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 George's Father (3 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Captain Lucas / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
Whitfield Connor ...
 Cyrus Field / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
(3 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Connolly (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
(3 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 German Colonel / ... (3 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Joseph (3 episodes, 1954-1956)
Edith Evanson
(3 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Lee Powell Coleman / ... (3 episodes, 1954-1955)
(3 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Apple Knocker / ... (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
Alan Reynolds ...
 Doctor (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
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 Marion Minot (3 episodes, 1955-1957)
John Close ...
 Instructor (3 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Saunders (3 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Aunt Agnes / ... (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Commentator (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Robert Osterloh ...
 Sam Houghton / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
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 Nick Brandon / ... (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Col. Patterson / ... (2 episodes, 1952-1953)
Danny Chang ...
 Joseph Anthony - AKA Little Joe (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Harvey Kendall / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Himself - Host / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Nancy Merki (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Donald Randolph ...
 Governor of California (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Old Jeff Harris / ... (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Bela Hovarth (2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Jean Inness ...
 Martha Wheelock (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Dorothea Meadows / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
Sally Brophy ...
 Alice Stone / ... (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Dan Barton ...
 Miklos Hovarth (2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Ruby Goodwin ...
 Mamie Howell / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Dr. Banner (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Christopher Ludwig / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
Herbert Rudley ...
 Lt. Folson (2 episodes, 1954-1957)
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 Mr. Heard (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Ilona Reinitz (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Billy Brandon (as a boy) (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Bill (2 episodes, 1956)
Sarah Selby ...
 Susan Kendall (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Mrs. Hayes (2 episodes, 1953-1956)
Alec Campbell ...
 Doctor (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Dan Marshall / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Robert Crosson ...
 Lt. Eldon Monk Morgan / ... (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
William Swan ...
 TV Director (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Senor Alverez (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
Brad Morrow ...
 Jerry (2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Louise Lorimer ...
 Mrs. Asa Anthony Bacon (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Alex Frazer ...
 Bartender (2 episodes, 1955)
Wendy Winkelman ...
 Betty Kohler (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
James Dobson ...
 1st G. I. (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Sam Chester (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Florence (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Halloway (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
William Forrest ...
 Dr. Sam Halleck / ... (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Detective (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
John Bryant ...
 Fred / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Edgar Dearing ...
 Fitz / ... (2 episodes, 1955)
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 Capt. W. H. Puntenney / ... (2 episodes, 1956)
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 Abraham Lincoln / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Dorothea Wolbert ...
 Widow Parker (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Edward Colmans ...
 Senor Montoro (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
Ed Kemmer ...
 Maj. S. V. Bingham, Jr. (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Steven Clark ...
 Denzil Barker (2 episodes, 1952-1955)
Edit Angold ...
 Katie Ludwig / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
Paul Sorensen ...
 2nd Correspondent (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Jess Kirkpatrick ...
 Joe Adams (2 episodes, 1956)
Kenneth Donald Murray ...
 Davey Tucker (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 British Sentry (2 episodes, 1953)
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 Mr. Cronin (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Helen Westcott ...
 Christine (2 episodes, 1952-1957)
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 Casimir Pulaski / ... (2 episodes, 1952-1956)
Thomas Browne Henry
(2 episodes, 1952-1956)
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 Dr. Silkworth (2 episodes, 1952-1955)
David Bond
(2 episodes, 1952-1954)
Leo Britt ...
 Lord Cornwallis (2 episodes, 1952-1954)
(2 episodes, 1952-1954)
(2 episodes, 1952-1953)
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 Samuel Morse (2 episodes, 1952-1953)
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 Sam Mulford (2 episodes, 1952-1953)
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 Benedict Arnold / ... (2 episodes, 1952-1953)
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 Bill / ... (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
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 Betsy Peale (2 episodes, 1953-1957)
(2 episodes, 1953-1956)
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 Homer Byington (2 episodes, 1953-1956)
(2 episodes, 1953-1956)
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Watson Downs
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Gladys Hurlbut
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Beth Shearer (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Sabio (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
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 Eliza Houston (2 episodes, 1953-1955)
Howard Wendell
(2 episodes, 1953-1955)
John Alderson
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Harris Brown
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Rus Conklin
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 George Merchant (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
John Eldredge
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Arthur Gould-Porter
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Michael Hall
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Walter Kingsford ...
 General Carleton (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Andrew Johnson (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Wilkie Bowman (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
Vernon Rich
(2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Preacher (2 episodes, 1953-1954)
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 Benedict Gwinn (2 episodes, 1953)
Rex Evans ...
 Sir Walpole (2 episodes, 1953)
Lowell Gilmore ...
 Charles Wilson Peale (2 episodes, 1953)
William Johnstone
(2 episodes, 1953)
John Kellogg
(2 episodes, 1953)
(2 episodes, 1953)
Ralph Reed ...
 Applicant (2 episodes, 1953)
Grandon Rhodes ...
 Thomas Jefferson (2 episodes, 1953)
Ben Wright
(2 episodes, 1953)
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 Mrs. Watson (2 episodes, 1954-1957)
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 James Ohio Pattie (2 episodes, 1954-1957)
Florenz Ames ...
 Peter Morse / ... (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Ho Chung (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
(2 episodes, 1954-1956)
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 Eliphalet Remington / ... (2 episodes, 1954-1956)
Barry Bernard
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Marshall Bradford
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Taggart Casey
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Noel Drayton ...
 Wentworth (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Anthony Eustrel
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Fred Libby
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Alyn Lockwood
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
John McGovern
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Richard Reeves
(2 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Mark Hopkins (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
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 Coach (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Larry Winter ...
 Justus Erich Bollmann (2 episodes, 1954-1955)
Richard H. Bauman ...
 Francis Huger (2 episodes, 1954)
Coulter Irwin
(2 episodes, 1954)
Doris Kemper
(2 episodes, 1954)
Charles Meredith
(2 episodes, 1954)
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 Eliphalet Remington II (2 episodes, 1954)
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 James King (2 episodes, 1954)
John Patrick
(2 episodes, 1954)
(2 episodes, 1954)
Harvey Stephens ...
 Mr. Comstock (2 episodes, 1954)
Houseley Stevenson
(2 episodes, 1954)
Louise Arthur
(2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Peter Reynolds ...
 Jeremy / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1957)
Ray Walker
(2 episodes, 1955-1957)
(2 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Mrs. Sargent (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Mary Alan Hokanson
(2 episodes, 1955-1956)
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 Harry Grant / ... (2 episodes, 1955-1956)
(2 episodes, 1955-1956)
James O'Hara
(2 episodes, 1955-1956)
Peter Adams ...
 Lt. Von Brahm (2 episodes, 1955)
(2 episodes, 1955)
Herbert Deans
(2 episodes, 1955)
(2 episodes, 1955)
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 Abraham Lincoln (2 episodes, 1955)
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 Joseph Howard (2 episodes, 1955)
(2 episodes, 1955)
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 Beecher (2 episodes, 1955)
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 Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell / ... (2 episodes, 1955)
Norbert Schiller
(2 episodes, 1955)
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 Andre Leray / ... (2 episodes, 1955)
Phil Tead
(2 episodes, 1955)
(2 episodes, 1955)
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 Mr. Fuller (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
William F. Leicester
(2 episodes, 1956-1957)
Joseph V. Perry ...
 William Dircks (2 episodes, 1956-1957)
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 Police Sergeant / ... (2 episodes, 1956)
Cheryl Callaway ...
 Margaret Couche (2 episodes, 1956)
(2 episodes, 1956)
Rebecca Welles ...
 Joan (2 episodes, 1956)
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Cavalcade of America documented historical events using stories of individual courage, initiative and achievement, often with feel-good dramatizations of the human spirit's triumph against all odds.

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