Casey Jones (1957– )

TV Series  -   -  Adventure | Western
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Television version of the classic train story of Casey Jones, the engineer of the steam-engine powered "Cannonball Express".

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Eddy Waller ...
 Red Rock Smith / ... (32 episodes, 1957-1958)
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 Casey Jones (32 episodes, 1957-1958)
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 Wallie Sims (32 episodes, 1957-1958)
Mary Lawrence ...
 Alice Jones (29 episodes, 1957-1958)
Bobby Clark ...
 Casey Jones Jr. (19 episodes, 1957-1958)
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Television version of the classic train story of Casey Jones, the engineer of the steam-engine powered "Cannonball Express".

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8 October 1957 (USA)  »

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Casey Jones, der Lokomotivführer  »

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(32 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Casey Jones works for the Midwest & Central Railroad Company. See more »

Goofs

During the opening credits the words "Cannonball Express" on the front side of the locomotive are reversed. See more »

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A great TV show with a lot of heart for kids growing up in the 1950s
13 January 2005 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

As I read the former comments,they brought back at lot of memories for me and I for one am certainly glad for these heart warming words.Casey Jones was my favorite TV show as a kid growing up in the 1950s.I had a Lionel train set and with Casey Jones on the TV,well could it get any better?.Recently I came across a fellow who will be lending me a recording of some of the episodes and what a joy it will be to see my childhood heroes again after almost 47 years!I think it is really interesting too ,to follow the other actors as many of them went on to do more work and provide people like me with hours of entertainment.Dubb Taylor who played the part of the steam locomotive fireman is also another hero of mine,I can still hear his very unique voice as he talks to Casey(Alan Hale Jr).I hope that some day more of this show will come out to entertain another generation of kids and big kids too,like me.


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