Two con men trick David Vincent into believing they had seen something strange in the desert. They lure him into the wilderness, knock him unconscious, steal his money and leave him to die. But out in the desert, David sees a real spaceship. He manages to return to town, where he learns from a newspaperman of someone else who had seen something strange. This time it's a stripper, and she also proves to have a hidden agenda of her own. Written by
Did You Know?
In possibly an inside joke, the character of the USAF Intelligence Officer - Fellows - is likely named after veteran Quinn Martin Productions executive Arthur Fellows, who worked on Martin's series 'The Fugitive', 'The FBI', 'Streets of San Francisco', 'Cannon', '12 O'Clock High', and 'The Untouchables' as well as 'The Invaders.' See more
Vikki's name appears with different spellings in different contexts. A sign outside the club where she works spells it "Vickie" while it is spelled "Vikki" on an interior sign. (One mitigating factor might be that the setting is bilingual with both Spanish- and English-speaking customers, but this would not adequately explain the discrepancies.) See more
Three weeks since the report of a crash and strange, glowing lights had brought reporters, the Air Force, and David Vincent to the border town of Rosario. Betrayed by his own kind and left to die under a blazing sun, he retains a vision of a ship launched by another kind under another sun. Now, the Air Force and reporters have gone. David Vincent remains to begin the search again.