Whirlybirds TV Series Episodes - Page 1
 

 

 
Episode 1. The Big U
Chuck and P.T. return from photographing a large forest fire when they are hired by a grocery store owner to try to locate his father-in-law, Elliot Stevens, who has gone to the mountains looking for uranium. The store owners father-in-law had previously left behind a piece of high content uranium ore. Chuck comes up with a plan to use a gieger counter to see if they can locate the old man and see if he has truly found a uranium strike. The boys soon find some resistance from two men who insist they haven't seen anyone and want the boys to leave them alone. When the boys continue to search for Elliot, the two men start shooting at them. Now they have to try to find Elliot Stevens and not get shot in the process.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore.
Viacom F.S. # 3401.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number  None.


Episode 2. Gorilla
Chuck and P.T. are hired to track down a gorilla who has escaped from the circus. Congo, the simian in question, has not been performing due to an illness, so his trainer tries to give him a shot of penicillin. Congo makes his getaway before he receives any help and proceeds to terrorize the townsfolk. Chuck and P.T. are able to confront the gorilla and restore order to the town.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as their secretary Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3402.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2483.


Episode 3. Boy on the Roof
A young rebel, Dave Williams, decides to make a stand against the law by climbing onto the roof of a building. He is upset over treatment his older brother has received. A newspaper reporter is able to talk P.T. into flying him up to the roof to speak with Dave. The teen looks like he will give up soon, but the reporter knows that if he can keep him up there longer, he will have a better story. The police chief becomes involved and decides that he can get Dave down with no incident. He joins forces with Chuck and P.T. to save the young man.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore.
Viacom F.S. # 3403.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number  FCB 2545.


Episode 4. Fire Flight
Chuck and P.T. must rush against time to save three mountain climbers, who are stranded near a raging forest fire. When they arrive on the scene, one male climber is badly injured, one is in a state of shock, and the third one is nearly hysterical.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3404.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2473.


Episode 5. Hot Wire
P.T. and Chuck begin their mission to deliver an iron lung to a mining construction office for a sick child. A wind storm picks up and makes flying very dangerous. The iron lung begins to slip from its moorings and P.T. must secure the iron lung, while Chuck flies the 47G carefully along the edge of a mountain ridge. They arrive at the site safely, but an electrical storm sets in and the power goes out. The pilots must think of a plan to save the child.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3405.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   None.


Episode 6. Mountain Flight
Chuck and P.T. are hired by a well-dressed man, Don Malloy, to fly him on a weekend hunting trip in the mountains. The pilots soon discover that this is no ordinary hunting trip. One of Malloy's friends, Sandy Kerner, comes to them for assistance. Sandy explains that the trip was really planned to murder someone who owed money to a gambling syndicate. Sandy knows this because he helped work on the plot. Unwittingly, the marked man is really Sandy and he fears for his life!
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3406.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2494.


Episode 7. Ghost Town Flight
Chuck and P.T. are flying a shipment of serum to a hospital when they spot a young boy on his own in the foothills. They realize the boy is suffering from shock and heat exhaustion. He seems delirious and is uttering garbled sentences, but may be trying to tell them something! Once at the hospital, the boy, identified as Ricky Scott, is able to tell them that he had gone on a camping trip with his older brother and another friend. The pilots must figure out what has happened to the two other boys.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3407.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2533.


Episode 8. Hostage
Three escaped prisoners force the pilots' secretary to hand over the keys to an aircraft, knock her unconscious, and make their airborne escape. The prison warden arrives and fills Chuck and P.T., just back from a mission, in on the situation. Chuck and P.T. go after the prisoners while the warden awaits news back at the office. Meanwhile, the convicts are forced to come back to the airfield because they are running low on avgas! Duly replenished, they come upon the warden alone in the Whirlybirds office, take him hostage, and try their escape once again.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3408.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2478.


Episode 9. Diamond Smugglers
Chuck and P.T. are accused of smuggling diamonds into Mexico. A helicopter marked with their registration number, N975B, was seen there on the same day the diamonds were smuggled across the border. The pilots have an alibi and give the agents a client's address, confident the client will vouch that they had taken him on a fishing trip. Unfortunately, the address turns out to be a vacant lot! Now it's up to Chuck and P.T. to clear their name as they proceed to search for their missing "client".
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore.

Viacom F.S. # 3409.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2500.


Episode 10. Lynch Mob
A man takes the law into his own hands and shoots a deputy who has come to evict him and his wife from their cabin. The man who wants the couple evicted starts a mob riot in the name of vengeance for the shooting. A newspaper man hires Chuck and P.T. to take him to the place of action. The pilots, along with the newspaper man, try to convince the hunter to surrender. He does surrender and the pilots start to take him to the authorities, but are spotted by the lynch mob and become objects of the crowd's fury.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3410.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2518.


Episode 11. Sky Net
Ben Carling hires the pilots to take him on a hunting trip. Ben claims he wants to kill some predators stalking local sheep herds. Chuck and P.T. sense there is more to the story though, as the man is too tense, too focused on the hunt. As the adventure unfolds they learn that, Ahab-like, Carling is intent on killing a certain mountain lion because he lost a hand in an earlier encounter with the animal.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3411.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2490.


Episode 12. Prison Break
The pilots have a new pupil, Linda Watson. She is attractive and very charming, and soon learns enough about their Bell 47 to be able to fly solo. Departing on her solo flight, she starts flying the wrong way! Ignoring all orders to come back to the airport, Linda heads for a nearby prison to help her boyfriend escape. P.T. and Chuck must chase down the woman and her boyfriend.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3412.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2540.


Episode 13. Top of the Mountain
The pilots are hired by a wealthy businessman to fly through some rough weather and bring "medical supplies" to his mountain retreat. P.T. and Chuck are not happy when the so-called "medical supplies" turn out to be a box of cigars! With the weather closing in, they decide to stay overnight and return to Longwood Field the next morning. In the meantime, they befriend the businessman's seven year old son and promise to take him flying in better weather. But next morning they wake to discover that the boy has set out to climb a mountain top on his own and is in danger.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3431.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2481.


Episode 14. Operation Blue Hen
Chuck and P.T. agree to deliver a solid fuel bomb into a canyon, where it will be tested. But there are complications. Chuck soon discovers that the scientist involved with the testing, David Davis, is an old rival: Davis is married to the lady who was once Chuck's fianceť! Chuck must come to terms with both the complexities of the mission and the pain of facing his ex-betrothed.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3414.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2521.


Episode 15. The Human Bomb
Driving through town, Chuck and P.T. pick-up a new client at a street corner. Before they can get to the airport, their client, Mr. Garvey, has them stop at a bank. Mr. Garvey then proceeds to rob the place, threatening that he has a bomb in a small black box he carries. He stuffs a bag with loot and gets back into the car. Garvey threatens the pilots with the bomb and forces them to fly him to a mountain, where he is meeting an accomplice. The bank robber then ties up the pilots and makes his getaway in a car. Garvey ends up holding a family hostage in their home. It is up to P.T. and Chuck, along with the police, to save the family.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3415.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2526.


Episode 16. Missing Witness
While flying, Chuck and P.T. notice a couple's car being forced off the road. A hot pursuit takes place and has the couple trying to escape from some gangsters. The pilots call the police and proceed to land and try to save the couple. They learn that the couple, Virginia and Jerry Clark, are supposed to testify against the head of a crime ring, but were frightened into fleeing the day before the trial.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3416.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2527.


Episode 17. The Egg Code
Chuck and P.T. are hired by the United States Army to help in air reconnaissance. They are instructed to look for anything or anybody that looks suspicious near some installations. The pilots soon discover a ring of people who are sending coded messages in a very clever manner.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3417.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2507.


Episode 18. Superstition Mountain
Chuck and P.T. are hired by three prospectors to fly gold out from a mountain and bring in supplies. The mountain has a bad reputation, though: legend has it that if anyone tries to take gold away from the mountain (which is sacred to an Apache community), they will meet a most unseemly end. The pilots soon discover that the three prospectors have no trust for each other. Before the gold can be hauled away, two prospectors lie dead and the other is the prime suspect.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3418.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2485.


Episode 19. Homicide Haven
Chuck and P.T. discover a man, who claims to be a writer, living in a camouflaged dwelling in the middle of a desert. Chuck is suspicious of the man's story and is convinced that he has seen this man somewhere before. Upon returning to town, Chuck plows through back issues from the newspaper office and discovers that the man looks a lot like a missing financier sought by the police.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3419.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2501.


Episode 20. Riptide
Jeff Simmons becomes fearful of flying after a bad plane accident and gives up any hope of staying a pilot. He is miserable with his new job in insurance sales. His family, with the help of Chuck and P.T., try to talk Jeff into the pilot's seat again, but to no avail. But then a crisis develops and Jeff must forget his fear of flying.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3420.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2505.


Episode 21. Black Pearl
Chuck and P.T. are hired by a diver to help him recover pearls from an oyster bed. The trio must hurry: the pearl hunter's former partner, Hank Maples, is also racing towards the site. The helicopter and crew beat Hank there and begin the dive. But before long, the former partner shows up with his brother, weapons in hand and ready for a confrontation.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3421.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2558.


Episode 22. Illegal Entry
Chuck and P.T. answer an SOS coming from a yacht. They agree to transport a passenger covered in bandages to a hospital. They are suspicious of the incident and report the transfer of the patient to the immigration authorities. The pilots decide to investigate further and find themselves in the middle of a power struggle between gangsters.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3422.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2471.


Episode 23. Lady Luck
The pilots are hired to fly a client to Las Vegas. The client suddenly decides to leave --- and hot on his tail are some gamblers who then kill him! The criminals take P.T. as their hostage as they begin their search for $150,000 which was taken from them. Chuck must lead police to the killers and rescue P.T.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3423.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2515.


Episode 24. Hide and Seek
Chuck and P.T. frantically search for their secretary's nephew, who has hidden in the trunk of a rusted car. The car has been removed from a vacant lot en route to the junkyard. The boy has been unable to yell for help, is now unconscious, and running out of air. After an aerial search, the pilots finally locate the car in the junkyard, but find they don't have the equipment to shift the pile of metal scrap now resting atop the vehicle.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3424.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2470.


Episode 25. Hobson's Choice
Chuck and P.T. are hired to transport film from a location site for a motion picture company. P.T. happens to photograph a recluse rescuing the film's star. The photo creates a sensation in the newspapers. The recluse decides to sue P.T. for invasion of privacy, and even tries to shoot him! The pilots redeem themselves when they suddenly have to fly the recluse to a hospital after he has had a heart attack.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3425.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2556.


Episode 26. Crisis
A depressed woman hires Chuck and P.T. to fly her to her sister's home in the mountains. Unexpectedly, she insists on being let go into the wilderness. The pilots comply, but then the lady's husband appears and gets Chuck and P.T. to help him search for his wife. They find her stranded on a cliffside and swing into action, but she hinders their efforts to rescue her.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.

Viacom F.S. # 3426.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2499.


Episode 27. Journey to the Past
A stranger lures millionaire archaeologist Carter Jameson into helping him search for pre-Aztec ruins. Evidently a secret map will lead them all to wealth. The treasure seekers hire Chuck and P.T. to provide two helicopters and scout for the ancient site. Aided by the Whirlybirds, Jameson discovers the treasure trove, but before he can publicize his success, the stranger takes the loot and pushes him over the edge of a convenient cliff!
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3427.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2549.


Episode 28. Aerial Circus
Chuck and P.T. are hired by circus aerial performers to teach them how to fly a Bell 47G they have bought for a new act. After one of the performer's solo flights, he returns with the helicopter pontoon floats damaged. Chuck and P.T. are suspicious as earlier an armored car had been forced off the highway and $200,000 stolen. When confronted, the aerialist threatens an aerial slugfest, ramming their 47G with his, should they try to move in on him.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3428.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2647.


Episode 29. Cycle of Terror
A lone gunman is going around town taking potshots at people from his motorcycle. Helen, Chuck and P.T.'s secretary, is out for a motorcycle ride with her boyfriend when they are forced off the road by two hoodlums, who then harass the couple with knives. Luckily, Chuck and P.T. spot the assault from the air and land to help. The assault is thwarted, but as the helicopter lifts off to get back to business, a sniper's bullet hits the 47, damaging the throttle control. The police arrive forthwith and detain Helen's boyfriend for grilling.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3429.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2487.


Episode 30. Fury Canyon
Chuck and P.T. help out the local newspaperman in his search for a family that has disappeared from their trailer in the Mojave Desert. The pilots discover the trailer abandoned, as if the family had been suddenly forced to flee. The pilots begin their search, fearful for the family as nearby is a pack of wild horses that could endanger the people with a stampede.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3430.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2514.


Episode 31. The Rustlers
Chuck and P.T. are hired by the local cattle ranchers association to do find some cattle rustlers. The pilots soon discover that the rustlers are equipped mechanically too!
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3431.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No Number.


Episode 32. I'll Get Even
Chuck, P.T., and a railroad detective receive an anonymous phone tip that there might be a bomb planted in a chemical plant. The caller is the brother of an ex-employee let go for being a trouble-maker. Is revenge in the works? The ex-employee becomes irate when he learns that his brother has tipped off authorities and in his frenzy tries to hunt down the judge who once sentenced him.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3432.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2516.


Episode 33. Incident in Del Rio
A local rancher comes to Chuck and P.T. for help with a UFO. A strange object has been flying over his ranch at night, emitting loud, high-pitched shrieks and terrorizing his staff. The pilots too have a close encounter with this strange object. They soon discover that a nearby weapons arsenal has been raided the same nights this object and its noise make an appearance. Is there is a connection?
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3433.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No number.


Episode 34. Sky Hook
Chuck and P.T. are busy photographing shore development when they intercept a SOS signal sent from a nearby lighthouse to the Coast Guard. Three men have been thrown against the rocks during a storm, and the lighthouse keeper has sprained his ankle. The Coast Guard is at least two hours away, so the pilots race to help.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3434.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2491.


Episode 35. The Secret Cove
Chuck and P.T. are hired by a wealthy sportsman's wife to find her husband, who has not returned from a trip up the coast in his cabin cruiser. The pilots finally find the boat stranded in an isolated cove surrounded by sheer cliffs. No one, however, is on the boat or in the area. The pilots copter home and are met by two insurance investigators. The agents are curious about the sportsman's whereabouts too, since he has recently taken out a hefty life insurance policy. Commandeering a second Bell 47, the four men fly back to the cove, determined to get to the bottom of the mystery.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3435.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No Number.


Episode 36. Take a Little, Leave a Little
Chuck and P.T. are hired to deliver a payroll to a construction camp, but bad weather forces them to abort the flight. They secure the money in their office safe, but tranquility does not last long! A professional safecracker, tipped off about the cash by someone at the construction site, breaks into the safe and steals the money --- but not all of it --- making it look like an inside job involving the Whirlybirds. It is now up to Chuck and P.T. to prove their innocence.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3436.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2477.


Episode 37. Airborne Gold
Dan Long, a melon farmer, hires Chuck and P.T. to help look over his fields, which straddle the Mexican border. Unbeknownst to Chuck and P.T., however, the farmer is actually using their Bell 47 to ferry gold bars across the border! An informant tips his hand and the authorities are called in --- but not before some of Long's double-dealing henchmen grab the gold and make off. Now Chuck and P.T. must head after the crooks and recover the stolen loot.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3437.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2493.


Episode 38. Iron Mountain
A government agent hires Chuck and P.T. to take him to see an old man who is refusing to give up his land in the name of progress. The fellow owns the last piece of mountain property the government needs to begin mining iron ore. No one is able to convince the old man to sign the papers, and he sets out with a young boy he has befriended to go berry picking. News filters back to Chuck and P.T. that two land speculators have meddled with a rope bridge the old man and the boy must cross. The pilots fly to the rescue, but can see from the air that the hikers have already begun their walk across ...
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3438.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2448.


Episode 39. Panic at Green Ridge
Careening down a mountain road, a man crashes his car during a storm and is saved by Chuck and P.T. when they spot the wrecked car from the air. Once they arrive at the hospital with the injured man, the pilots learn that his wife, still back at their secluded mountain cabin, is in mortal danger from untreated appendicitis. Chuck and P.T., along with a doctor, fly back through the storm to bring the woman some medical help. They land safely, only to find that the electricity has been knocked out and the doctor needs light for the operation!
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter.
Viacom F.S. # 3439.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2538.


Episode 40. Seven Were Trapped
Departing for a crop dusting job, Chuck and P.T. hear a radio report about a mine cave-in. They decide to fly to the area to see if they can be of assistance. A second cave-in occurs and Chuck and P.T. are now the only ones who can help the trapped victims: all access to the rescue route has been cut off except one approachable by helicopter! The pilots are in constant danger, though, since more cave-ins could happen at any time.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Also featured in this episode are Ann Morrison, Stephen Joyce, and Cindy Robbins. The episode was written by Doris Gilbert.
Viacom F.S. # 3440.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2488.


Episode 41. The Ashley Case
Chuck and P.T. try to unravel a "who-dunnit" mystery when they find a battered license plate belonging to a car in which a man's wife disappeared. The husband, Donald Ashley, is appealing his conviction for the murder of his wife. Now it's up to Chuck and P.T. to figure out which body of water the car and body may lie in!
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Also appearing are Bartlett Robinson, John McNamara, and Joan Tabor. Written by P.K. Palmer.
Viacom F.S. # 3441.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2554.


Episode 42. Hit and Run
Chuck and P.T. witness a hit-and-run accident. The police are notified and the pilots transport the victim to the hospital, where the victim later dies. The car is towed, with the help of the Bell 47, out of a ditch to await pick-up by the police. But the car vanishes before the police arrive --- later to be seen in the possession of a young man who claims he bought the car the morning after the hit-and-run! The used car dealer, however, claims that the car was sold the morning before the accident and produces a bill of sale to prove it. Chuck and P.T. must discover who is lying and track down the hit-and-run driver.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Hal Smith, Karl Swenson, and Tom Laughlin are also featured in this episode. Written by Louis Goldman.
Viacom F.S. # 3442.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2555.


Episode 43. The Runaway
Chuck and P.T. must fly a doctor to meet up with another M.D., who is trying to treat an illegal Mexican immigrant suffering from dangerous, plague-like disease. The victim is very contagious and anyone in contact with him is at risk. Fearing deportation, the patient tries to flee with his wife to Los Angeles. With the clock ticking, it is up to the Whirlybirds to find the runaway.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. The episode cast also includes Wilton Graff, Bobby Blake, Gloria Castillo, and Jan Arvin. Written by Ed Adamson.
Viacom F.S. # 3443.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2492.


Episode 44. The Brothers
Chuck and P.T. help the police search for a missing boy. The seven-year-old believes his brother has run away from home after a fight with his father. The young boy is spotted near a river dam and falls in just as the helicopter approaches.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. The brothers are played by Johnny Crawford, of Rifleman fame, and by Richard Breymer; Whit Bissen and Virginia Christine portray the parents. Co-written by Frank and Doris Hursley.
Viacom F.S. # 3444.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2537.


Episode 45. Search for the Unknown Man
Chuck and P.T. are contacted by a prospector and arrange to fly him out of a mining town. On arrival the pilots are greeted by unfriendly locals, who claim that no such mining prospector exists. Chuck and P.T. are advised by the town ruffians to get back in their Bell and disappear, a warning repeated by the sheriff as well. Only one person offers assistance --- a beautiful young woman.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Episode written by Jerry Adelman.
Viacom F.S. # 3445.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No Number.


Episode 46. The Killer
Chuck and P.T. fly a young Mexican feather-weight contender from his training camp to town for a fight. He is favored to win. A blonde woman, apparently the widow of the Mexican's last opponent, turns up. She claims the Mexican is a killer and blames him for the death of her husband. Guilt-ridden and grieving, the young contender is unable to focus on the upcoming fight, now just minutes away. Chuck and P.T. put on detective caps and check out the young woman's story.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Written by Jerry Adelman, who based the episode on a story co-authored with Irwin Winehouse and Sanford Wolf.
Viacom F.S. # 3446.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No Number .


Episode 47. The Unwanted
Chuck and P.T. are hired by a wealthy woman to find her stepson. She had fought with him earlier and now he has disappeared. The pilots manage to locate the son's automobile, which has been abandoned. Soon after a ransom note is delivered. The police now join in and the whole mountain area is searched for clues.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Episode written by Terence Maples.
Viacom F.S. # 3447.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2530.


Episode 48. Mister Q
Chuck and P.T. witness a young boy being thrown from his horse when it stumbles. They land to help the boy when they realize the horse can't get up again. The pilots get the boy's father and a vet who determine that the horse, named "Mister Q," has a broken leg and will have to be destroyed. The boy becomes upset and runs away. Later Chuck finds out that the horse hasn't been put down and also comes upon some additional, more disquieting, news. The pilots try to uphold their promise to the boy that everything will, in the end, turn out fine.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Episode written by Jerry Adelman via a story by Sid Harris.
Viacom F.S. # 3448.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   No Number.


Episode 49. Seven Orchids
P.T. receives a mysterious package containing seven orchids and half of a five-hundred-dollar bill. The telephone number for the address on the package has been disconnected, so Chuck and P.T. copter out to the address to see what is going on. Landing, they find a woman injured in a greenhouse where the orchids had been grown. The pilots get the sheriff and return to the scene with him, but the woman has disappeared along with any evidence of the previous trouble in the greenhouse! More puzzling incidents occur and the Whirlybirds find themselves ensnarled in an attempted murder.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. Episode written by P.K. Palmer.
Viacom F.S. # 3449.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2557.


Episode 50. Father and Son
Chuck and P.T. are hired by a man to fly him and his son, who is suffering from leukemia, to the Grand Canyon and then to a football game. The pilots learn that the father is the head of a crime syndicate and is wanted by police, who have been conducting ground searches for him. The pilots want to turn the man in, but are forced at gunpoint to continue with the father's plans for the day. But the itinerary abruptly changes when the young boy becomes sick and needs emergency treatment.
Kenneth Tobey as Chuck Martin, Craig Hill as P.T. Moore, Nancy Hale as Helen Carter. The episode was written by Terence Maples, who based it on a story by Ted Thomas and Jan Leman.
Viacom F.S. # 3450.
Library of Congress Shelf List Number   FCB 2496.


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