CTVA US Anthology - "The Loretta Young Show" (NBC) Season 5 (1957-58)

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 Season 5 (NBC) (1957-58)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:  Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide
Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
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UCLA Film and Television Archive

 

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NBC Sundays 10:00-10:30pm Eastern

 

5.01 [138] The Loretta Young Show: A DOLLARS WORTH

20Oct57 NBC Sun

written & directed by Richard Morris

guest cast:

Loretta Young .......... Thelma Brown

Byron Foulger .......... Andy

Susan Seaforth ......... Maxie

Kim Spalding ......... Max

 

5.02 [139] The Loretta Young Show: THE DEFENSE

27Oct57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Mark Stevens ......... Joe Navotnick

Ross Elliott .......... Bill Harmon

Elizabeth Harrower ......... Miss Himbler

Addison Richards ......... Ralph Verdeen

Helen Kleeb ....... Marjorie

 

5.03 [140] The Loretta Young Show: INNOCENT CONSPIRACY

03Nov57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Kiku Arikawa

Teru Shimada ........ Kiyoshi Arikawa

Robert Kino ........ Taro

George Matsui .......... Kenzo

 

5.04 [141] The Loretta Young Show: UNDERSTANDING HEART

10Nov57 NBC Sun

hosted by Anita Louise

guest cast:

Gary Merrill ........ Lou Mason

Nancy Gates ....... Helen Mason

Ann Doran ........ Mrs. Harrison

Dabbs Greer ....... Mr. Harrison
Synopsis:

Lou Mason believes that he has triumphed over alcoholism. [RF]

 

5.05 [142] The Loretta Young Show: THE LITTLE WITNESS

24Nov57 NBC Sun

written by William Bruckner

story by Wyatt Blassingame

directed by Richard Morris

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Shirley Wright

Johnny Crawford ....... Bobby Wright

John Vivyan ....... Mack Barron

Grant Richards ....... Man

 

5.06 [143] The Loretta Young Show: BLIZZARD

01Dec57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Stephen McNally ........ George Ellsworth

Pat Crowley ........ Verna Ellsworth

Gil Rankin ........ Announcer

Dick Rich ........ Truck Driver
Synopsis:

Accompanied by his wife, a rural newspaperman is on his

way to New York City when a snowstorm stalls their car. [RF]

 

5.07 [144] The Loretta Young Show: FRIENDS AT A DISTANCE

08Dec57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Susan Parker

Charles Korvin ....... Boleslaw Sublinski

Anne O'Neal ....... Mrs. Partridge

Max Mellinger ....... Man

Ruth Bennett ....... Woman
Synopsis:

Susan Parker dreams of a Prince riding up on a white charger and

whisking her away. [RF]

 

5.08 [145] The Loretta Young Show: MAN IN A HURRY

15Dec57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Laraine Day ....... Karen McCall

Kim Spalding ....... Ed McCall

Erik Nielsen ....... Pete

Joseph Turkel ...... Logan

Carl Thayer ...... Kramer

George Eldredge ...... Police Chief

Morris Lippert ....... Toby
Synopsis:

Writer Ed McCall's driving ambition leads him to

neglect everything else. [RF]

 

5.09 [146] The Loretta Young Show: POWER PLAY

29Dec57 NBC Sun

guest cast:

James Daly .......... Judd Killian
Anita Louise ........ Laura Killian
Thomas Browne Henry.. President Walker
Clark Howat ......... Sam Price
Luis Van Rooten ..... Peter Gregson
Synopsis:
A man thinks he has fulfilled his lifelong ambition when he is invited

 to coach a college football team. [RF]
 

5.10 [147] The Loretta Young Show: THE DEMON AND MRS. DEVON

05Jan58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Barbara Devon

Craig Stevens ........ Chuck Devon

George Baxter ........ Mr. Fielding

W.T. Chang ....... Mr. Ling

Taylor Holmes ...... Mr. Blackwell

Carleton Young ...... Policeman

Frances Mercer ...... Mrs. Fielding

Ted Stanhope ...... Mr. Strauss
Synopsis:

Chuck Devon's business future is changed dramatically when his wife

goes looking for a Chinese vase. [RF]

 

5.11 [148] The Loretta Young Show: THE MAIL VAN MURDER

12Jan58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Robert Reardon ......... Niki Strange

Hy Hazell ......... Carla

Gordon Needham ......... Sergeant Wilson

Edgar Lustgarten ......... Narrator

 

5.12 [149] The Loretta Young Show: THE HIDDEN ONE

19Jan58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Julie Adams  ......... Paula McGill
Dewey Martin ........ Scott McGill
Olive Blakeney ...... Mrs. McGill
Patty Ann Gerrity ... Jan McGill
Mary Alan Hokanson .. Mrs. Dane
Gregory Irvin ....... Howie McGill
Oliver McGowan ...... Dr. Maitland
Barbara Bell Wright.. Miss Mason
Synopsis:
A young couple are worried about their child, the victim of an accident.

Then a sudden crisis gives them the answer for the child's future. [RF]
*Note: Syndication airing on Spotlight Playhouse 12Aug58.
 

5.13 [150] The Loretta Young Show: FARAWAY ISLAND

26Jan58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ......... Countess Barocci

John Newland ....... Stephen Harvey

George Keymas ....... Lorenzo Barocci

Elvira Curci ....... Lena
Synopsis:

Countess Barocci is faced with a choice between two loves. [RF]

 

5.14 [151] The Loretta Young Show: MY TWO HANDS

02Feb58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Gary Merrill .......... Bill Masters

Nancy Gates ......... Peggy Masters

William Schallert ....... Roy Smith

Susan Seaforth ......... Lynne

Tamar Cooper ........ Corinne

Robert Foulk ........ Leadman

Jeanne Van Dam ........ Blueprint Girl

Charles Seel ....... Supervisor

Synopsis:
An ambitious young man looks forward to a successful career as a salesman.

Tragedy strikes when he is afflicted with polio. He becomes so bitter that even

his wife despairs of ever trying to arouse him from self pity again. [RF]

 

5.15 [152] The Loretta Young Show: DEAR MILKMAN

09Feb958 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ......... Augusta Dickens

Robert Rockwell ...... Albert Dickens

Mabel Albertson ...... Babs

Peter Leeds ...... Danton Hall

Nancy Kulp ...... Helen

 

5.16 [153] The Loretta Young Show: THE BARGAIN

16Feb58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Craig Stevens ....... Pete Nettleton

Wally Cox ....... Leslie Nettleton

Pat Crowley ....... Helen Morris

Grant Richards ....... Shepperd

Geneviève Aumont ....... Jeanette Babich

Percy Helton ....... Clerk

Sue Stanley ....... Operator

 

5.17 [154] The Loretta Young Show: A GREATER STRENGTH

23Feb58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young  ....... Jean Kennedy
Ann Morrison ........ Marie Crane
Mae Clarke .......... Mother Superior
Cheryl Callaway ..... Melissa
Bing Russell ........ Newsman
Judith Brian ........ Reporter
Dominic de Leon ..... Chinese Attendant
Synopsis:
Jean Kennedy, widow of a war correspondent, is released from a

Communist prison camp after five years. After her release, she learns that

she must face one of the most difficult decisions of her life. [RF]
 

5.18 [155] The Loretta Young Show: CONFLICT

02Mar58 NBC Sun

written by Harlan Warde

story by Carlton E. Morse

guest cast:

Jean Allison ....... Claudia Barbour

John Newland ....... Paul Barbour

Carl Benton Reid ...... Henry Barbour

Keefe Brasselle ........ Johnny Roberts

 

5.19 [156] The Loretta Young Show: THE ORIENTAL MIND

09Mar58 NBC Sun

written & directed by Richard Morris

story by P.C. Tullier

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Pam Gates
Kim Spalding ........ Ed Gates
George Matsui ....... Kim-Ko
Bing Russell ........ Sergeant
Synopsis:
While touring Korea, Pam Gates and her husband are adopted by a ragged waif. [RF]

 

5.20 [157] The Loretta Young Show: WINDFALL

16Mar58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Hume Cronyn ......... Hap Martin
Veda Ann Borg ....... Lillian
John Eldredge ....... Mr. Platt
Frank Tweddell....... Judge

Oliver McGowan ...... Attorney James Cellar
Roy Glenn ........... Laborer
Richard Reeves ...... Foreman
Jacqueline de Witt .. Mrs. Potter
Synopsis 1:
Bellhop Hap Martin falls heir to a huge fortune - but he doesn't want it. [RF]
Synopsis 2:
Hap Martin is a bellhop at a fashionable hotel. Having once given up a highly

successful career, Hap is content with his present life. When he learns

 that he has fallen heir to a huge fortune, Hap becomes concerned

 that his new way of life may be affected. [RF]
*Note: Syndication airing on Spotlight Playhouse 26Aug58 hosted by Anita Louise.
 

5.21 [158] The Loretta Young Show: TIME OF DECISION

23Mar58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Loretta Young ......... Ruth Pierce

John Newland ...... David Harrison

Luana Anders .......... Ellen

George Baxter ......... Mr. Ulrich

Joe Hamilton ....... Landlord

Synopsis:
Ruth Pierce has dedicated her life to her younger sister who is mentally ill. In trying to

solve their problems, Ruth has never permitted any professional help for her sister. [RF]

 

5.22 [159] The Loretta Young Show: AIR STEWARDESS

30Mar58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

James Daly ........Sam Wayne

Karen Sharpe ........... Jane Sawyer

Maurice Wells .......... Thomas Hapgood

Nancy Evans .........Laura Hapgood

Patience Cleveland ......... Susan Trevor

Steve London ......... Jim Bross

Lorna Thayer ....... Christine Markham

Carl Thayler ....... Jim Kendall

Suzanne Alexander ..... Andrea Dodd

 

5.23 [160] The Loretta Young Show: TO OPEN A DOOR

06Apr58 NBC Sun

written & directed by Richard Morris

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Janet Forbes
Tom Helmore ......... Dr. Dale Sargent
Eleanor Audley ...... Edith Landow
Betsy Paul .......... Donna
Mary Alan Hokanson .. Dickie Sharp
John Munro .......... Clerk
William Flaherty .... Mr. Higgins
Alan Reynolds ....... Cal
Synopsis:
Janet Forbes is dismayed to find that she's falling in love with a married man. [RF]
 

5.24 [161] The Loretta Young Show: THANKS TO YOU

13Apr58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Mary Lawrence ....... Ellen Goodens

Hume Cronyn ........ Henry Goodens

Wright King ........ Chuck Hendricks

Preston Hanson ........ Denison

 

5.25 [162] The Loretta Young Show: DANGEROUS VERDICT

20Apr58 NBC Sun

written by Harlan Ellis

directed by John Newland

guest cast:

Loretta Young ....... Judge Lila Brighton
Barney Phillips ..... Brock
Clark Howat ......... Linden
George Keymas ....... Potter
Gregg Martell ....... Hogan
Billie Bird ......... Mrs. Shubb
Charles Seel ........ Mr. Charles
Preston Hanson ...... 1st Reporter
William Munchow ..... 2nd Reporter
Synopsis:
Judge Lila Brighton faces the most difficult decision of her career. [RF]
 

5.26 [163] The Loretta Young Show: SECOND RATE CITIZEN

27Apr58 NBC Sun

guest cast:

Dewey Martin ......... Bill Fisher

William Schallert ......... Ed Palmer

Jacqueline Scott ........ Diane Warrington

Malcolm Cassell ........ Ron Burton

Anthony Eisley ........ Sandy Sandburn

Thomas Browne Henry ........ Gardener

Hal Taggart ...... Mr. Hillery

Synopsis:
A high school science teacher is faced with a difficult decision when a friend presses

 him to leave teaching for a high paying position in industry. [RF]

 

5.27 [164] The Loretta Young Show: SOUTH AMERICAN UNCLE

04May58 NBC Sun

written & directed by Richard Morris

guest cast:

Loretta Young ......... Alma

Regis Toomey ......... Father Middleton

Wright King .......... Father Moore

Michael Emmet .......... Father Handley

Synopsis:
A young woman uses her dramatic talents to help raise money for the church. [RF]

 

5.28 [165] The Loretta Young Show: A STRANGE ADVENTURE

11May58 NBC Sun

written by Pauline Stone

directed by Richard Morris

guest cast:

Loretta Young .......... Beth Hammond

Candy Candido ......... Leonardo

Elvira Curci ........ Signora DiFortune

Paul Picerni ......... Darius

Mario Siletti ........ Peruzzi

Charles Seel ....... Man

Geraldine Hall ........ Woman

 

5.29 [166] The Loretta Young Show: DAY OF REST

18May58 NBC Sun

written & directed by Richard Morris

story by Helen Rittell

guest cast:

Loretta Young ........ Beryl Oliver

Robert Rockwell ........ Stephen Oliver

Shelley Fabares ........ Kathy

Toni Smalkin ........ Margie

Kim Lindall ....... Dusty

Gina Gillespie ....... Susie

Ken Lindall ....... Bruce

Joan Sudlow ....... Mrs. Arkwright

Mary Alan Hokanson ..... Mrs. Miller

George Milan .......... Mr. Miller

Synopsis:

A young mother has a bad cold. So, her well-meaning

husband and children decide to take over the household

chores and give her a day of rest. [RF]

 

Summer Replacement Show:-

Decision (Screen Gems/NBC)( Summer1958) Anthology Series

 (NBC Sundays 10:00-10:30pm (6Jul58 -28Sep58)

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