Based on several films released between 1939 and 1941 starring Jean Hersholt as Dr. Paul Christian, this series picks up with his retirement and as he turns his practice over to his nephew, Dr. Mark Christian.

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Macdonald Carey ...  Dr. Mark Christian 39 episodes, 1956-1957
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Based on several films released between 1939 and 1941 starring Jean Hersholt as Dr. Paul Christian, this series picks up with his retirement and as he turns his practice over to his nephew, Dr. Mark Christian.

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USA

Language:

English

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1 October 1956 (USA) See more »

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(39 episodes)

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Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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The character of Dr. Paul Christian was originated in a long- running and popular series on network radio by actor Jean Hersholt, who later carried the role into motion pictures. Hersholt, though sick at the time, appeared in one episode of the television series to pass the baton on to actor Macdonald Carey as Dr. Mark Christian, the character's nephew. See more »

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