In 1955, the same year the radio show ended, Sergeant Preston of the Yukon premiered as a television series. A mounty and his trustee dog fight crime in the Northwest Territory.
Harry Ogden is a robber and he shot a Mounty. True to the RCMP motto, Sergeant Preston has to get his man.
The Society of the Black Dragons sends Bela Lugosi (Dr. Melcher) to transform 6 japanese into indentical likenesses of American industrialists forming a 5th column. This is at the behest of the Nazis.
Bob Steele and Fuzzy are summoned to the Oliver ranch to help them fight a range war.
When the Buck Hurley (Bob Steele) gets caught in a stage robbery, the gang leader Cherokee (George Hayes) gets him released. It’s cowboy love. When a stage he’s on gets robbed, the sheriff thinks Cherokee is in on the robbery and Buck gets busted breaking him out of jail.
Convicts in a prison printing shop hatch a counterfeiting scheme. The foreman of the printing shop wants to stay out of the conspiracy to secure his parole after 14 years in prison. Season 5, Episode 5 November 4, 1954
Four Star Playhouse is a television anthology series that ran from 1952 to 1956. In this episode, a man crippled with arthritis faces an old partner he once betrayed, played by David Niven.