Surfside 6 Season 1
S01 E01Oct 3, 1960
Country Gentleman Oct 3, 1960 An ex-con moves to Miami from New York with his muscle man. No one believes he's gone straight, especially when a yacht club commodore turns up dead after denying him access to the yacht club.
S01 E02Oct 10, 1960
High Tide Oct 10, 1960 A woman, who identifies herself as a ""boring stenographer on vacation"", shows up at the houseboat with three thugs after her. After Sandy and Ken fend off the men, Sandy takes the woman for a drink -- and she promptly disappears on him. He's out to find out where the ""boring stenographer"" went and why men were tailing her.
S01 E03Oct 17, 1960
The Clown Oct 17, 1960 A hated dictator, living in exile in Miami, is murdered during a birthday party for his son. Lt. Snedigar thinks he has an open-and-shut case against Pepe the Clown, who performed at the birthday party, but Pepe insists he was not at the party. Dave has to prove to the skeptical policeman someone else went to the party in Pepe's costume.
S01 E04Oct 24, 1960
According to Our Files Oct 24, 1960 Bearer bonds have been missing for seven years while the man convicted of their theft has been in prison. An insurance agent asks Sandy to try to recover the bonds before his company has to pay on the insurance policy. One problem: every lead in the case turns out to be bad.
S01 E05Oct 31, 1960
Local Girl Oct 31, 1960 A woman is on the run with $20,000 that was intended as a bribe. She hires Ken as a bodyguard to accompany her back to her hometown, unaware that the brother of the man the bribe is intended to free is on their tail.
S01 E06Nov 7, 1960
Par-a-kee Nov 7, 1960 Daphne goes to visit her horse, Par-a-kee, at the stable the night before a race. She interrupts a man trying to inject the horse with a fatal virus. Daphne's father hires Dave to investigate, while a bookie begins spreading rumors about the Dutton stable to have Par-a-kee disqualified.
S01 E07Nov 14, 1960
Deadly Male Nov 14, 1960 A woman, having an affair, turns up dead after her lover attempts to blackmail her. The woman's husband, who suspected the affair, is the prime suspect, and asks Dave to find the truth.
S01 E08Nov 21, 1960
Power of Suggestion Nov 21, 1960 The girl in a mind-reading act hires Dave to look after her because she feels that the star of the show has given her a post-hypnotic suggestion to kill someone.
S01 E09Nov 28, 1960
Odd Job Nov 28, 1960 Ken is paid $2000 to meet a business executive in Fort Lauderdale. En route he is kidnapped by men posing as police officers. He escapes and arrives at the hotel to meet the businessman, discovering someone else posing as Ken Madison has already contacted the businessman.
S01 E10Dec 5, 1960
The International Net Dec 5, 1960 A theatrical producer's wife receives a note implicating her husband as a killer. He intercepts a second note and asks Ken and Sandy to find who sent the message. A man the producer hated, a former love rival, turns up dead, and there are no shortage of suspects.
S01 E11Dec 12, 1960
The Frightened Canary Dec 12, 1960 An obnoxious comedian makes advances toward a nightclub singer friend of Sandy's. She publicly embarrasses him after he beats her boyfriend up, so he seeks his revenge with threats and harassment.
S01 E12Dec 19, 1960
Girl in the Galleon Dec 19, 1960 A diver discovers five boxes of gold coins in a shipwreck while on a dive for a museum. He goes to ask for a percentage of the find. The next day he turns up dead, an apparant drowning victim. Sandy thinks it was murder, so he enlists Ken to find out what happened and if it is related to a woman the diver reported seeing in the sunken ship the day before his death.
S01 E13Dec 26, 1960
Bride and Seek Dec 26, 1960 Dave is asked by a woman to find her missing husband. While investigating he discovers he's not the only one looking for the missing man -- and the woman who hired him isn't really the bride she claims to be.
S01 E14Jan 2, 1961
Little Star Lost Jan 2, 1961 When a beautiful starlet finds out she is adopted, her old friend Sandy tries to keep her from being duped by someone claiming to be her real mother.
S01 E15Jan 9, 1961
Heels Over Head Jan 9, 1961 Dave and Ken are dropped into a criminal's hunt for $70,000 after Dave refuses the job of protecting a closed-mouth man who leaves behind a letter with a fake address and blank paper inside.
S01 E16Jan 16, 1961
Facts on the Fire Jan 16, 1961 A woman has an unusual request of Ken: she wants him to prove that she's guilty of murdering her husband, although she was cleared of wrongdoing by an inquest. Before he begins investigating in earnest Ken is beaten up by some ""admirers"" of the dead man and ordered to make certain his investigation does prove her guilty. The more Ken digs, the more he uncovers that makes it appear that the woman did murder her husband.
S01 E17Jan 23, 1961
Yesterday's Hero Jan 23, 1961 Dave has wounds from the past opened up over his best friend from the Korean War. The man was reported to have been executed by a dictator for aiding revolutionaries, but his widow shows up and claims she wired him money long after the alleged execution. Dave tries to find his old buddy while controlling his feelings for his friend's wife and dealing with the suspicious exiles.
S01 E18Jan 30, 1961
Thieves Among Honor Jan 30, 1961
S01 E19Feb 6, 1961
License to Steal Feb 6, 1961 A former USO singer who knew Dave in Korea is trying to make a name for herself. To help, she gets a ""gimmick"" - $130,000 worth of jewelry to attract publicity. The ""gimmick"" indeed attracts publicity -- thieves, who rob the nightclub during the show.
S01 E20Feb 13, 1961
Race Against Time Feb 13, 1961 Dave is poisoned while flying back to Miami. Ken and Sandy have five hours to find what poison was used in order to save Dave's life. That task is complicated by uncooperative passengers from Dave's flight and the accidental death of the prime suspect, a man Dave once prosecuted.
S01 E21Feb 20, 1961
Black Orange Blossoms Feb 20, 1961 Barbara Page, a friend of Sandy's, invites him to Jamaica to celebrate a carnival. While there, a friend of Barbara's father dies from a snake bite. Since there are no poisonous snakes on Jamaica, one of the plantation workers, often accused of importing poisonous snakes for voodoo rituals, is the prime suspect. Both Barbara's father and the plantation worker ask Sandy to investigate.
S01 E22Feb 27, 1961
The Chase Feb 27, 1961 Dave Thorne aids a murder witness.
S01 E23Mar 6, 1961
Ghost of a Chance Mar 6, 1961 A Treasury Department engraver retiree disappears from Bass Creek on his honeymoon. A federal agent thinks he's being forced to work with conterfeiters so she hires Ken, who vacations frequently at Bass Creek. When they arrive, posing as newlyweds, Ken discovers that his old friends have been replaced by new, unfriendly owners.
S01 E24Mar 13, 1961
The Impractical Joker Mar 13, 1961
S01 E25Mar 20, 1961
Inside Job Mar 20, 1961 A man suspects that his bank is going to be robbed because he has seen the pattern before. The police cannot act on hunches, so the man hires Dave to gather information and to possibly infiltrate the group planning the robbery.
S01 E26Mar 27, 1961
Invitation to a Party Mar 27, 1961 A young woman feels she is being blackmailed to keep an accident from making headlines and ruining her father's chance at political office. To prove her case Sandy poses as the wild son of a millionaire who is in danger of having his inheritance cut off if he gets into trouble.
S01 E27Apr 3, 1961
Spring Training Apr 3, 1961 The manager of a baseball team hires Ken, a one-time aspiring pitcher, to keep tabs on a rookie pitching sensation who may be involved with a bookie.
S01 E28Apr 10, 1961
Double Image Apr 10, 1961 Sandy meets a beautiful tourist, a woman who has a strange obsessive interest in a local mobster.
S01 E29Apr 17, 1961
Circumstantial Evidence Apr 17, 1961 A performer in a water ski show is blackmailing her former boyfriend. He will lose a multi-million dollar inheritance if he gets married before the age of 30, but she discovers he secretly got married to a rival in the water ski show. When the woman turns up dead, Cha Cha's nephew, who had an almost obsessive crush on her, is implicated in the murder.
S01 E30Apr 24, 1961
Vengeance Is Bitter Apr 24, 1961
S01 E31May 1, 1961
Little Mister Kelly May 1, 1961
S01 E32May 8, 1961
Spinout at Sebring May 8, 1961
S01 E33May 15, 1961
The Bhoyo and the Blonde May 15, 1961 Kevin Flanagan is a famous, profane novelist vacationing in Miami. He has a love of women and drink, which causes his wife to hire Dave as a bodyguard ""to protect him from himself"". Dave has much more to protect Kevin from: while on a drinking binge he witnessed a murder. The criminals are not sure whether Kevin's alcohol fog will allow him to remember what he saw, so they make arrangements to kill him.
S01 E34May 22, 1961
An Overdose of Justice May 22, 1961