The Dick Powell Show Season 1
S01 E01Sep 26, 1961
Who Killed Julie Greer? Sep 26, 1961 Aspiring actress Julie Greer is talking to someone on the phone when there is a knock at the door. She puts the phone down and answers the door. A person, who we don't see but who Julie obviously knows, enters. She tells the person to quit and leave. The person attacks and strangles her. Julie's last words are to repeatedly scream out ""George Townsend"". Julie's body is discovered by her roommate Ann Farmer. Millionaire police captain Amos Burke, with the assistance of fellow officers Phil Winslow and Joe Nolan, investigate the case. A little black book containing the names of many men, whom Julie may have had affairs with and dumped over the years, is found. The names include: Rex, the singing cowboy star of a TV series; Dr. C.Z.
S01 E02Oct 3, 1961
Ricochet Oct 3, 1961 Sgt. Phil Maxon holds himself responsible for the accidental death of a recruit in his company.
S01 E03Oct 10, 1961
Killer In The House Oct 10, 1961 Escaped convict Sid Williams shows up at the home of his brother Paul.
S01 E04Oct 17, 1961
John J. Diggs Oct 17, 1961 Having shorn himself of all trappings of respectability, John J. Diggs is cadging handouts from tourists in a Mexican town. One day Diggs approaches widow Margo Haley, who sees through his seedy veneer, and decides he needs more than a handout.
S01 E05Oct 24, 1961
Doyle Against The House Oct 24, 1961 Blackjack dealer Eddie Doyle is good at his job, but his salary is a pittance compared to the sums that cross his table. Doyle needs five grand fast, for an operation for his young daughter, so he and a pal named Victor cook up a plan. Victor plays the game while Eddie deals losing hands for the house.
S01 E06Oct 31, 1961
Out Of The Night Oct 31, 1961 American flier Collin Shatner's plane is hit during a bombing mission near the end of World War 2.
S01 E07Nov 7, 1961
Somebody's Waiting Nov 7, 1961 A dim-witted sailor in search of friends finds two knife wielding thugs instead.
S01 E08Nov 14, 1961
The Geetas Box Nov 14, 1961 Two telephone linemen join a safe-cracker to pull of a daring bank robbery.
S01 E09Nov 21, 1961
Goodbye Hannah Nov 21, 1961 A police lieutenant undertakes the rehabilitation of Hannah Cole, a society woman who plummeted to skid row after her husband's suicide.
S01 E10Nov 28, 1961
Up Jumped The Devil Nov 28, 1961 Toy tycoon Chandler Hanford decides that Jack Farmer, the firm's fair-haired boy, is just the person to handle the company's outside investments.
S01 E11Dec 5, 1961
Three Soldiers Dec 5, 1961 In Southeast Asia, two professional soldiers reflect on their encounters with their sergeant, a tough infantryman captured by the enemy.
S01 E12Dec 12, 1961
A Swiss Affair Dec 12, 1961 Aboard a train three secret agents follow a scientist only who will get to him first.
S01 E13Dec 19, 1961
The Fifth Caller Dec 19, 1961 When a quack psychiatrist is found murdered, the suspects are a widow, a lawyer and a refugee.
S01 E14Dec 26, 1961
Open Season Dec 26, 1961 A crooked politician doesn't want his wife to get a Mexican divorce, because then she can testify against him.
S01 E15Jan 2, 1962
Death In A Village Jan 2, 1962 The new priest in a Spanish village is reluctant to challenge the town boss, a ruthless bandit called El Valiente.
S01 E16Jan 9, 1962
A Time To Die Jan 9, 1962 Mob boss Burton Stevens is seriously injured in a so-called car accident, and will die unless he picks someone to die in his place.
S01 E17Jan 16, 1962
The Price of Tomatoes Jan 16, 1962 Story of a Greek tomato delivery truck driver whose schedule is interrupted when he picks up a pregnant hitchhiker.
S01 E18Jan 23, 1962
Obituary For Mr. X Jan 23, 1962 Police chief Harry Sellers warns Officer Obie Roberts to break off his ""secret"" romance with Carol Manson before he ruins his career and his marriage.
S01 E19Jan 30, 1962
Squadron Jan 30, 1962 A World War II bomber pilot plans a bold maneuver to rally a squadron plagued by low morale and high casualties.
S01 E20Feb 6, 1962
The Prison Feb 6, 1962 In an island prison, a friendship develops between a carefree inmate and his pensive jailer.
S01 E21Feb 13, 1962
Seeds of April Feb 13, 1962 Attorney Robert Thatcher tells the police that he was seeing the murder victim while his wife was in a mental hospital.
S01 E22Feb 20, 1962
The Legend Feb 20, 1962 An alcoholic newspaperman uses a partially blind ex-prizefighter to expose a boxing-racket boss.
S01 E23Mar 6, 1962
The Hook Mar 6, 1962 When underworld boss MacThane is released from prison, the California stakes turn even higher.
S01 E24Mar 13, 1962
View from the Eiffel Tower Mar 13, 1962 Inspector Boulanger of the Paris police is keeping a careful eye on the activities of Vincent Powers at the Orly Airport . So instead of picking up that highly valuable valise he came for, he has the porter place it among the luggage of Alice Wood, an American tourist.
S01 E25Mar 20, 1962
330 Independence SW Mar 20, 1962 A Federal investigator goes undercover to flush out the source of pep pills being sold illegally by truck drivers.
S01 E26Mar 27, 1962
The Clocks Mar 27, 1962 A woman is on the edge of madness when a doctor comes to her aid.
S01 E27Apr 3, 1962
Safari Apr 3, 1962 When World War I breaks out, a strange couple seeks to escape from German East Africa.
S01 E28Apr 10, 1962
The Boston Terrier Apr 10, 1962 A con-artist develops the perfect scheme to help him reach his financial security.
S01 E29Apr 24, 1962
No Strings Attached Apr 24, 1962 A lawyer risks his position with a conservative law firm and his beautiful fiancée by defending an exotic dancer in court.
S01 E30May 1, 1962
Savage Sunday May 1, 1962 When a female Bible student is attacked by three hoods, two Manhattan reporters compete for the story.