Fireside Theatre (1949–1955)

Mr. Onion 

A wife is deeply upset by her second husband's attempt to mold his stepson in the image of his dead child.

Director:

Frank Wisbar

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Cast

Episode credited cast:
William Bendix ... Edward Carney
Dorothy Malone ... Marion Carney
Irene Hervey ... Miss Vickers
Peter J. Votrian Peter J. Votrian ... Jackie Carney (as Peter Votrian)
Charles Meredith ... Judge
George Eldredge George Eldredge ... Doctor
Harvey Stephens ... District Attorney Johnson
Clark Howat ... Radio Announcer
Roy Engel ... Jim Travis
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gene Raymond ... Himself - Host
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Storyline

Edward Carney is a loudmouth who's gotten rich as a bookie. He thinks that money buys respect and happiness so he doesn't understand why his lonely young son isn't bowled over by expensive new toys. The kid instead clings to a ratty clown doll called Mr. Onion. Carney bullies the boy, taking away his doll, and sending the child into a catatonic state. Written by Jay Phelps <jaynashvil@aol.com>

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Genres:

Drama

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Language:

English

Release Date:

8 February 1955 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

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Sound Mix:

Mono (Western Electric Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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