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 Season 1 (NBC) (Summer 1950)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:  Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive


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NBC Tuesdays 9:30-10:00pm (weekly)(30min)

1.01 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE MAGNIFICENT GESTURE
06Jun1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Faussett
Written by James Garvin
Directed by Garry Simpson
Host Nelson Case
starring
Brian Aherne
Margaret Hayes
Synopsis:
A woman is awarded $500 after appearing in court. The Judges wife becomes suspicious and riles up the town
concerning the matter. [RF]

1.02 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE JACKPOT
13Jun1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Faussett
Teleplay by Ira Avery
Story by Cameron Hawley
Directed by Hal Keith
Host Nelson Case
starring
Stuart Erwin
Jason Johnson
Ann Summers
Alexander Campbell
George Haggerty
Lionel G. Wilson
Synopsis:
A comedy of mishaps as an unlucky fellow finds his luck changing. [RF]

1.03 Armstrong Circle Theater: ONLY THIS NIGHT
20Jun1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Faussett
Written by Ira Avery
Host Nelson Case
starring
Nina Foch
Donald Curtis
Richard Hamilton
Kathleen Comegys
Synopsis:
A woman finds romance with a bump on the head. [RF]

1.04 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE CHAIR
27Jun1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Story by Elaine Ryan
Host Nelson Case
starring
Vaughn Taylor
Lucile Watson
John Boruff
Wells Richardson
Mardette Edwards
Robert Drew
Clifford Sales
Helen Donaldson
Richard Case
Frank Daren
Ralph Riggs
Synopsis:
The story of a retiring school-teacher is dramatized. [RF]

1.05 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE SKY ROCKET
04Jul1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Host Nelson Case
starring
Ed Begley
Jane Seymour
Andrew Duggan
Dorothy Steele

1.06 Armstrong Circle Theater: LOCAL STOP
11Jul1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Directed by Hal Keith
Host Nelson Case
starring
Vaughn Taylor
Jimmy Sommer
David Burke
Jed Prouty

1.07 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE BALD SPOT
18Jul1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Bob Duncan
Host Nelson Case
starring
Richard Wigginton
Johnny Stearns

1.08 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE ROCKING HORSE
25Jul1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Doris Halman
Host Nelson Case
starring
Evelyn Varden
Don Kennedy
Marlyn Monk
Julian Noe
Synopsis:
The lives of two people are affected by the inventory of personal effects in a certain locked room. [RF]

1.09 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE BIG DAY
01Aug1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Dennis Conover
Host Nelson Case
starring
Neil Hamilton
Louise Larabee
Sally Moffat
Pat Crowley
Frank McNellis
Joey Walsh
Grace Valentine
Victor Sutherland
Synopsis:
A comedy about a husband and father who comes home with the biggest news of his career, but can't
get a word in edgewise. [RF]

1.10 Armstrong Circle Theater: MAN OF ACTION
08Aug1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Story by Jerome Ross
Directed by Hal Keith
Host Nelson Case
starring
Daniel Reed (as Dan Reed)
Jonathan Marlowe
Alan Bunce
Katherine Anderson
Richard Wigginton
Cliff Hall
William Free
Bill Perrott

1.11 Armstrong Circle Theater: RING AROUND MY FINGER
15Aug1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Doris Halman
Host Nelson Case
starring
Patricia Wheel
John Harvey
Joanne Dolan
Lucille Patten
Jack Sherry
Willis Townsend
John Marley
Elaine Williams

1.12 Armstrong Circle Theater: REMEMBER, REMEMBER?
22Aug1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Host Nelson Case
starring
Valerie Cossart
Donald McClelland
Barbara Townsend
Joan Hayworth
Barbara Baines
Synopsis:
The story of an absent-minded husband. [RF]

1.13 Armstrong Circle Theater: BLAZE OF GLORY
29Aug1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Jerome Ross
Host Nelson Case
starring
Judson Pratt
Dort Clark
Mary Patton
Reed Brown Jr.
Synopsis:
A football player past his prime in the sport tries to reclaim his youth. [RF]

1.14 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE FIRST FORMAL
05Sep1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by James Garvin and Bob Duncan
Host Nelson Case
starring
Ruth Matteson
Victor Jory
Jane Sutherland
Edwin Bruce
Synopsis:
A young woman is persued by a shady man in her first formal. [RF]

1.15 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE OLDEST SONG
12Sep1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Philip W. Foster
Host Nelson Case
Synopsis:
An old violin plays an important part in the story of young love. [RF]

1.16 Armstrong Circle Theater: THE OTHER WOMAN
19Sep1950 NBC Tue
Producer Hudson Fausett
Written by Dennis Conover
Host Nelson Case
starring
Louise Allbritton
Glenn Langan
Beverly Whitney
Amanda Randolph
Synopsis:
Jealousy and deceit erupt when a man is caught cheating with another woman. [RF]

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