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(1959–1964)

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Season 3

15 Sep. 1961
Two
Two survivors of an apocalyptic battle, a man and a woman from each opposing sides, approach each other suspiciously.
 
22 Sep. 1961
The Arrival
Federal aviation investigator Grant Sheckly must deal with a mystery when a plane lands at an airport without pilots, passengers or luggage.
 
29 Sep. 1961
The Shelter
A suburban dinner party is interrupted by a bulletin warning of an impending nuclear attack. As the neighbors scramble to prepare themselves, they turn against the one family that installed a permanent bomb shelter.
 
6 Oct. 1961
The Passersby
A Confederate soldier and a widow meet during the end of the Civil War.
 
13 Oct. 1961
A Game of Pool
A frustrated pool champ has beaten everyone. Everyone except one man; the legend, Fats Brown. Brown is dead, and the champ can only curse his name. But guess who just walked in.
 
20 Oct. 1961
The Mirror
A Central American revolutionary comes into the possession of a mirror that shows him his potential assassins.
 
27 Oct. 1961
The Grave
Old West lawman Conny Miller visits the grave of a man who he failed to track down to prove he was never afraid of him but gets more than he bargained for.
 
3 Nov. 1961
It's a Good Life
On an isolated family farm, a young boy with vast mental powers, but lacking emotional development, holds his terrified family in thrall to his every juvenile wish.
 
10 Nov. 1961
Deaths-Head Revisited
A former German SS captain returns to Dachau concentration camp and begins reminiscing on the power he enjoyed there, until he finds himself on trial by those who died at his hands.
 
17 Nov. 1961
The Midnight Sun
When the Earth falls out of orbit, two women try to cope with increasingly oppressive heat in a nearly abandoned city.
 
24 Nov. 1961
Still Valley
In the last days of the Civil War, Confederate soldiers come across a witch who can help bring victory to the Southern cause.
 
1 Dec. 1961
The Jungle
A businessman who has recently returned from Africa is stalked by the superstitions and warnings of a witch doctor.
 
15 Dec. 1961
Once Upon a Time
Janitor Woodrow Mulligan gets a trip from 1890 to 1962 courtesy of his employer's time helmet.
 
22 Dec. 1961
Five Characters in Search of an Exit
An army major awakens in a small room with no idea of who he is or how he got there. He finds four other people in the same room, and they all begin to question how they each arrived there, and more importantly, how to escape.
 
29 Dec. 1961
A Quality of Mercy
Hot shot new Lieutanant Katell tries to make his mark on the last day of World War II in the Pacific and gets a unique perspective on his actions.
 
5 Jan. 1962
Nothing in the Dark
An old woman has fought with death a thousand times and has always won. But now she finds herself afraid to let a wounded policeman in her door for fear he is Mr. Death. Is he?
 
12 Jan. 1962
One More Pallbearer
Wealthy Paul Radin tries to get three people from his past to apologize to him by offering them shelter from a staged and phony nuclear war scenario.
 
19 Jan. 1962
Dead Man's Shoes
A homeless man takes the shoes of a dead gangster and steps into his life.
 
26 Jan. 1962
The Hunt
Upon returning from a coon hunt, Hyder Simpson discovers that no one can see or hear him because he has passed on.
 
2 Feb. 1962
Showdown with Rance McGrew
The star of a Western TV series suddenly finds himself transported back in time to the real Wild West, and face-to-face with the real Jesse James.
 
9 Feb. 1962
Kick the Can
An old man living in a rest home thinks he's found the secret of youth in children's games.
 
16 Feb. 1962
A Piano in the House
Sadistic and hated theater critic Fitzgerald Fortune buys a player piano that has the power to reveal the souls of all who hear it.
 
23 Feb. 1962
The Last Rites of Jeff Myrtlebank
A young man wakes up at his own funeral and wants to know what the heck is going on. The townfolk are glad to see him back, but they begin to wonder if he's a man.. or something else?
 
2 Mar. 1962
To Serve Man
An alien race comes to earth, promising peace and sharing technology. A linguist and his team set out to translate the alien's language, using a book whose title they deduce is "To Serve Man".
 
9 Mar. 1962
The Fugitive
Old Ben is a kind old man who likes to play with the kids, whether it's baseball or hide and seek. Little Jenny, who has to wear braces on her legs, is particularly fond of him. He tells her he has to leave soon since the men who are after him will soon arrive. He assures her that he's not a criminal or anything like that. She wants him to take her with him but he says it can't be done. He does fix the problem with her legs however. Turns out Old Ben is important where he comes from and arranges it so that he and Jenny can get what they want.
 
16 Mar. 1962
Little Girl Lost
Awoken in the middle of the night by the cries of his daughter, a father enters the girl's room to find that she has vanished - even though he can still her crying out for help.
 
23 Mar. 1962
Person or Persons Unknown
David Gurney wakes up to another ordinary day. Except today, nobody knows who he is.
 
30 Mar. 1962
The Little People
On a desolate planet, two astronauts discover an entire society populated by beings only 1/100th their size. One of them decides to rule the society as god.
 
6 Apr. 1962
Four O'Clock
A very obsessed man wants to expose evil in the world, investigating people he sees as murderers, subversives, perverts and communists, then attempting to ruin their lives.
 
13 Apr. 1962
Hocus-Pocus and Frisby
A rural gas station attendant given to telling tall tales about himself is kidnapped by aliens who believe him to be one of Earth's leading intellects.
 
20 Apr. 1962
The Trade-Ins
An elderly couple shop for younger replacement bodies, then resort to desperate measures to cover the cost.
 
27 Apr. 1962
The Gift
A man from the stars comes with a gift to a small Mexican village whose residents do not welcome this stranger.
 
4 May 1962
The Dummy
Ventriloquist Jerry Etherson is convinced that his dummy, Willie, is alive and evil. He locks Willie in a trunk and makes plans for a new act with a new dummy. Too bad he didn't clear those plans with Willie first.
 
11 May 1962
Young Man's Fancy
Newlywed Alex Walker finds himself being pulled back to his childhood and back to his widowed mother in the house where he grew up.
 
18 May 1962
I Sing the Body Electric
A recent widower, needing loving care for his three young children, orders a cybernetic "grandmother". While two of the children accept her, one of his daughters fiercely rejects her, with near tragic consequences.
 
25 May 1962
Cavender Is Coming
Inept guardian angel Harmon Cavender is given a chance to earn his wings by helping an unconventional big city woman, the young, awkward Agnes Grep.
 
1 Jun. 1962
The Changing of the Guard
After being forced to retire, Professor Fowler contemplates suicide when he doesn't feel he has made a difference in the world. That night he has an experience that shows him that he is wrong.
 

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