CTVA US Adventure - "Sky King" (Syndicated) Season 2 (1956)

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Season 2 (Syndicated) (1956)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Sal Crisanti, Rina Fox, Tom Alger, James Beer
Steve Jensen (ep #13),
Robert B. Huggins (#54), Kent Volgamore 
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive / Writers Guild of America (wga)

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McGowan Productions
Produced by Dorrell McGowan & Stuart E. McGowan
20 episodes (prod. nos. B-01 to B-20)
Starring:
Kirby Grant as Schuyler J. "Sky" King
Gloria Winters as Penny King (niece of Sky King)
Ewing Mitchell as Sheriff Mitch Hargrove

Airplane - Songbird Cessna T50
Sponsors - Nabisco
Automobile - 1955 Chrysler N.Y. Wagon
Sky King's Horse - ?

2.01 [20] Sky King: THE NECKERCHIEF (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-01 (copyright date 02Jan56; OREG: LP9290.
Guest Cast:
Leonard Mazzola as Ted
Gil Frye as Al
Dennis Moore as Charlie
A young boy paroled to Sky King's care wants to go straight, but becomes
involved in a new robbery.

2.02 [21] Sky King: UNINVITED DEATH (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-02 (copyright date 12Mar56; OREG: LP9301)
Guest Cast:
Don Brodie
Mauritz Hugo
Gloria Moore
Brad Trumbull
A saboteurs time bomb brings threat of death to Sky King.

2.03 [22] Sky King: MANHUNT (1956) (copyright title)
(not to be confused with episode #59 which has the same title)
McGowan prod. no. B-03 (copyright date 02Jan56 OREG: LP9291)
Guest Cast:
Bill Henry
Norman Olastad
Synopsis:
Sky joins the hunt for two escaped convicts and their hostage, the local banker's son. [RF]

2.04 [23] Sky King: THE PLASTIC GHOST (1956)(copyright title) ) [verified -SC]
McGowan prod. no. B-04 (copyright date 09Jan56 / OREG: LP9292)
Directed by Jodie Copelan
Screenplay byADRIAN GENOT.
Guest Cast:
Myron Healey......FALLON,
I. STANFORD JOLLEY......DR.SOMMERS,
FRANK RICHARDS......MARTY,
FRED KRONE......JEFF.
SYNOPSIS:
WHILE FLYING IN THE 'SONG BIRD',SKY AND PENNY NOTICE A DISTRESS
SIGNAL COMING FROM A GHOST TOWN, WHICH LEADS THEM TO A DANGEROUS
CRIMINAL AND HIS HOSTAGE. [SC]

2.05 [24] Sky King: THE RAINBIRD (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-05 (copyright date 09Jan56; OREG: LP9294)
Guest Cast:
Charles Stevens as Tai-Lam
Russ Conklin as Chief
Harry Macklin as Stan Newton
Sky King saves the life of his niece Penny and his old Navajo friend
Tai-Lam when he brings rain to a drought devastated village.

2.06 [25] Sky King: THE CRYSTAL TRAP (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-06 (copyright date 30Jan56; OREG: LP9293)
Guest Cast:
Dennis Moore as Deputy Sheriff Frank Sheldon
Eddie Erwin as Joe Graham
Gil Frye as Mel
Hal Taggart as Dennis
Leonard Mazzola as Art
Sky King uses short wave radio equipment to capture Uranium map thieves

2.07 [26] Sky King: THE RED TENTACLE (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-07 (copyright date 30Jan56; OREG: LP9298)
Guest Cast:
Eugene Roth as Hale
James Hong as Jimmy Ling
W.T. Chang as Sam Ling
Weaver Levy as Chan
When several local Chinese residents are beaten and refuse to issue
formal complaints on their assailants, Sky intervenes.

2.08 [27] Sky King: BOOMERANG (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-08 (copyright date 06Feb56; OREG: LP9295)
Directed by Jodie Copelan [SC]
Screenplay byOrville H. Hampton [SC]
Guest Cast:
June Burt ............ Karen Majeck
Steven Geray ......... Majeck
Don Harvey ........... Waring
Bill Kennedy ......... Bishop
George DeNormand ..... Police Captain
Synopsis:
Sky King and his niece Penny turn the tables on foreign agents conspiring
to blackmail an important refugee scientist.

2.09 [28] Sky King: GEIGER DETECTIVE (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-09 (copyright date 06Feb56; OREG: LP9296)
Guest Cast:
Bill Hale as Lonnie
Bill Henry as Slack
Joe Conway as Karl
Eugenia Paul ??
Stanley Andrews ??
A geiger-counter plays a vital part in capturing a trio of mining robbers.

2.10 [29] Sky King: THE GOLDEN BURRO (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-10 (copyright date 27Feb56, OREG: LP9297)
Guest Cast:
Eugenia Paul as Carmita Fernandez
Stanley Andrews as Dan
Nesdon Booth as George Cannon
Kenne Duncan as Murdock
Gregg Barton as Stu
A prospector, found dying in the desert beside three gold-laden burros,
and a Mexican girl are stranglely related.

2.11 [30] Sky King: RUSTLERS ON WHEELS (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-11 (copyright date 05Mar56; OREG: LP9300)
Guest Cast:
Bill Lechner as Rod Brooks
Stanley Andrews as Pop Benson
Gregg Barton as Curt
Nesdon Booth as Al
Kenny Duncan as Matt
Harold Conrad as Station Attendant
A young rancher is mysteriously losing his cattle and he appeals to
Sky King for help. Sky discovers that the cattle are being taken away in
a truck with diamond shaped tire treads.

2.12 [31] Sky King: THE SILVER GRAVE (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-12 (copyright date 05Mar56; OREG: LP9305)

Sky King - The Silver Grave 1/5 (1956)  -2/5  - 3/5  -  4/5  -  5/5
Guest Cast:
Baynes Barron as Mason Sinclair
Sam Flint as George Wilson
I. Stanford Jolley as Charlie
Effie Laird as Granny
A long forgotten train robber and a phony historian lead Sky King into a mystery.

2.13 [32] Sky King: FISH OUT OF WATER (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-13 (copyright date 19Mar56; OREG: LP9302)
Guest Cast:
Sam Flint as Judge Mason
Baynes Barron as Ernie Rigo
I. Stanford Jolley as Ben
Effie Laird as Mrs. Mason
An escaped convict tries to kill the judge who sentenced him.

2.14 [33] Sky King: DIAMONDS ON A SKY HOOK (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-14 (copyright date 26Mar56; OREG: LP9303)
Guest Cast:
Ralph Neff as George Stallings
Hal Dawson as Fred Watson
Rusty Wescoatt as Pete
Charles Hayes as Civil Aeronautics Official
Sky King devises a "Sky Hook" to pick diamonds up from an airplane.

2.15 [34] Sky King: FLOOD OF FURY (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-15 (copyright date 02Apr56; OREG: LP9299)
Guest Cast:
Joe Conway
John Cason
John Frank
Sky King braves a flood to save three men who turn out to be dangerous
outlaws bent on robbing a bank.

2.16 [35] Sky King: ROCKET STORY (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-16 (copyright date 02Apr56; OREG: LP9308)
Guest Cast:
Don Marlowe as Andrews
Dennis Moore as Lazor
Scott Douglas as Carl
Robert Malcolm as Nogard
Don Harvey (to be verified)
Sky hosts two government agents at the "Flying Crown Ranch" the night
before a secret rocket test, but one of the men is an imposter.

2.17 [36] Sky King: RODEO ROUND-UP (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-17 (copyright date 23Apr56; OREG: LP9304)

Sky King - Rodeo Round Up 1/5 (1956) 2/5  - 3/5  - 4/5 - 5/5
Guest Cast:
Bill Hale as Waco Johnson
Rhodes Reason as Chuck Wilson
Harrison Lewis as Fred Cootes
Boyd 'Red' Morgan as Stagecoach Driver
A mock hold up paves the way for a real holdup.

2.18 [37] Sky King: SHOWDOWN (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-18 (copyright date 23Apr56; OREG: LP9309)
Guest Cast:
John Cason as Fred Clay
Dennis Moore as Rick Varney
Don Brodie as Doc Adams
George Milan as Matt Clay
Sky arranges a clever showdown for horse thieves who have seriously wounded
a young friend of Penny's.

2.19 [38] Sky King: LAND O' COTTON (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-19 (copyright date 30Apr56; OREG: LP9306)
Guest Cast:
Harvey Dunn as Appleby
Bill Vaughan as Miguel
Carol Thurston as Maria
Gil Frye as Lt. Ramierez
Larry Gelbman as Turk
Orlando Rodriguez as Pepe
Jack O'Shea as Mexican Worker
Sky King saves a Mexican family who are trapped by an unscrupulous farmer.

2.20 [39] Sky King: DUST OF DESTRUCTION (copyright title)
McGowan prod. no. B-20 (copyright date 30Apr56; OREG: LP9307)

Sky King - Dust of Destruction
Guest Cast:
Bill Lechner as Hank Marshall
Harrison Lewis as Ben Molter
Bill Hale as Harley
Rhodes Reason as Kinnard
A young rancher almost loses his ranch when crooks dust his crop with
weed killer. Penny flirts constantly with the young rancher. [RF]

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