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Episode List



2 Jan. 1962
Death in a Village
An aged priest arrives at a Mexican village under constant threat from a bandit and his men.
9 Jan. 1962
A Time to Die
A bizarre black comedy in which Burton Stevens, injured in a bad car crash, is told by mysterious people that he can select someone to die in his place.
16 Jan. 1962
Price of Tomatoes
A truck driver on a very tight schedule stops to give a lift to a pregnant hitch-hiker; and then his life gets very complicated.
23 Jan. 1962
Obituary for Mr. X
A cop's feelings of guilt over an affair leads to tragedy
30 Jan. 1962
The actions of a US bomber crew in WWII endanger the rest of the squadron.
6 Feb. 1962
The Prison
A curious relationship develops between a political prisoner and his guard.
13 Feb. 1962
Seeds of April
Lawyer Robert Thatcher would rather his wife didn't find out he was seeing another woman while she was in hospital. But then his mistress is murdered.
20 Feb. 1962
The Legend
A reporter enlists the help of a one-eyed prizefighter to expose a boxing racket.
6 Mar. 1962
The Hook
When McThane, a big-time gangster, gets out of prison, things get very dangerous for a lot of people.
13 Mar. 1962
View from the Eiffel Tower
An American girl visiting Paris for the first time gets unwittingly involved with gun-runners and other dubious types.
20 Mar. 1962
330 Independence S.W.
An investigator goes undercover, posing as a trucker to find out who's being smuggling illegal pep pills.
27 Mar. 1962
The Clocks
A widow planning to re-marry insists she is being haunted - by the ghost of her first husband.
27 Mar. 1962
The leading characters from "The African Queen", but in a new story-line.
10 Apr. 1962
The Boston Terrier
An upper-crust Boston sleuth uses the very latest in scientific gadgetry when investigating a big-time gangster.
24 Apr. 1962
No Strings Attached
On a point of principle, a top-flight attorney agrees to represent a stripper who works in a cheap club - something of which his boss does not approve.
1 May 1962
Savage Sunday
In the newspaper business, Sunday is usually a rather easy day - but, this particular Sunday, junior reporter Nick has a very busy time of it.
25 Sep. 1962
Special Assignment
A dying millionaire gives a New York lawyer an unusual assignment - to find out which of six possible candidates actually deserves to inherit his $30,000,000 fortune.
2 Oct. 1962
Tomorrow, the Man
Young Davey is quite exceptionally bright, and his father has big dreams for him.
9 Oct. 1962
Run Till It's Dark
Why is Stacy on the run? And who is the mystery man who comes after her when she tries to hide out in Las Vegas?
16 Oct. 1962
The Doomsday Boys
Long-term inmates at a prison volunteer as guinea-pigs to test a new vaccine.
23 Oct. 1962
The Sea Witch
When Cleo kills her husband on board ship, a mutiny seems likely.
30 Oct. 1962
The Great Anatole
Anatole, the great magician, is a man of mystery - but just how mysterious really is he? Might he be a missing atom scientist?
13 Nov. 1962
Days of Glory
Carlos seems likely to alienate his family with his obsession about his wartime past.
20 Nov. 1962
In Search of a Son
Widower Alex Harper tries to mend his relationship with his son.
27 Nov. 1962
Pamela manages a small Tijuana hotel, and becomes very intrigued by the attentions paid her by a mystery man, John Fitts.
12 Apr. 1962
Pericles on 31st Street
Racial tensions break out on 31st Street, a multi-ethnic community.
11 Dec. 1962
The Court Martial of Captain Wycliff
A war hero is put on trial after killing a top scientist.
18 Dec. 1962
Crazy Sunday
Tyro screenwriter Joel Coles makes a fool of himself at a Hollywood party, and finds out a few hard truths about life in the movie business.
25 Dec. 1962
The Big Day
Fred is the longest-serving employee of a big department store, and new management has decided it's time for him to go.

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