Thomas Acala is the longtime mayor of a rapidly growing city in Southwest United States. He handles the constant challenges with the help of his chief aide Andy Hays and secretary Marian Crane.

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win. See more awards »

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 Thomas Jefferson Alcala (15 episodes, 1971-1972)
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 Andy Hays (15 episodes, 1971-1972)
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Thomas Acala is the longtime mayor of a rapidly growing city in Southwest United States. He handles the constant challenges with the help of his chief aide Andy Hays and secretary Marian Crane.

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15 September 1971 (USA)  »

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