CTVA US Medical - "Marcus Welby MD" (Universal/ABC) Season 6 (1974-75)

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Starring Robert Young, James Brolin
Season 6 (ABC) (1974-75)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Shawn A. Adam, Rina Fox
references:
TV Guide / Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)
UCLA Film and Television Archive


########### Marcus Welby, M. D. #############
############# season 6 1974-75 ###############
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ABC Tuesdays 10:00pm
Joining the regular cast
Sharon Gless as Nurse Kathleen Faverty

6.01 [123] Marcus Welby, MD: THE BRITTLE WARRIOR
10Sep74
guest stars
Forrest Tucker
Peggy McCay
Patty McCormack
Alan Fudge
Drs. Welby and Kiley take on their new posts at the Family Practice Center.

6.02 [124] Marcus Welby, MD: THE FAITH OF CHILDISH THINGS
17Sep74 ABC Tue (rerun 18Mar75)
Guest Cast:
Sian Barbara Allen .... Carrie
Kristoffer Tabori ..... Brad
Barbara Hale .......... Marjorie
Jacques Aubuchon ...... Dr. Crayler
Bob Hastings .......... Dr. Pardan
Claudia Bryar ......... Mrs. Grande
Synopsis 1:
A diabetic expectant mother flies cross-country and falls into a coma.[SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A pregnant diabetic insists on making a difficult journey in order to have her baby delivered
  by Welby, even though she's endangering her life and that of her unborn child. [RF]

6.03 [125] Marcus Welby, MD: LAST FLIGHT TO BABYLON
24Sep74 ABC Tue
Guest Cast:
Cliff DeYoung .......... Len
Greg Mullavey .......... Tom
Christine Belford ...... Phyllis
June Lockhart .......... Lila
Jim Backus ............. Bill
Anne Shedeen ........... Mariette
Jeff Donnell ........... Cleaning Woman
Dianne Harper .......... Linda
Synopsis 1:
A pilot becomes desperate and suicidal after surgery. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A young man who has been victorious in his fight against cancer is unable
to cope with an onslaught of disappointments in his personal life. [RF]

6.04 [126] Marcus Welby, MD: TO FATHER A CHILD
1Oct74
guest stars
Diane Baker
Ron Ely (Tarzan)
Paul Lambert
S. John Launer
Dr. Welby counsels a couple on the problems of impotency.

6.05 [127] Marcus Welby, MD: THE OUTRAGE
8Oct74
guest stars
Sean Kelly
Gretchen Corbett (The Rockford Files)
Patrick Wayne
Edward Power
Edward Winter
A controversial episode about a boy's homosexual assault.
A boy is the victim of a molester and refuses to reveal the name of the attacker.

6.06 [128] Marcus Welby, MD: THE FATAL CHALLENGE
15Oct74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Jess Walton ............ Dr. Janet Oliver
Joe Kapp ............... Frank Gonzales
Ketty Lester ........... Thelma Waters (1962 hit song 'Love Letters')
Anna Navarro ........... Evalina Gonzales
Jason Wingreen ......... Marty Ross
Gwenn Mitchell ......... Dr. Jackson
Arthur Space ........... Dr. Olson
Darel Glaser ........... Paul Ross
Judson Pratt ........... Fred Blainey
Synopsis 1:
A patient almost dies because a doctor neglects his obligations. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
Kiley is in charge of an opinionated young resident whose hasty diagnoses
are upsetting her patients. [RF]

6.07 [129] Marcus Welby, MD: A FEVERED ANGEL
22Oct74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Donna Mills ............ Renee
Robert Drivas .......... Burt
Eric Braeden ........... Goodleigh
Quinn Redeker
Synopsis 1:
Because of her fanatical beliefs, a mother refuses treatment for her young son. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A fanatical woman refuses to let her son undergo medical treatment that could save his life. [RF]

6.08 [130] Marcus Welby, MD: FEEDBACK
29Oct74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Herbert Jefferson, Jr... Danny
Leslie Uggams .......... Laurie
Peter Brandon .......... Dr. Driskill
Norman Alden ........... Moore
Henry Beckman
Synopsis 1:
A promising boxer discovers he has epilepsy. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A boxer's biggest blow comes when he finds out that he has epilepsy and must give up his career. [RF ]

6.09 [131] Marcus Welby, MD: NO GODS IN SIGHT
12Nov74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Carl Betz .............. Welton
Jane Actman ............ Ellen Welton
Elaine Devry ........... Sheila Bryant
Michael Richardson ..... Dickerson
Dran Hamilton .......... First Nurse
Synopsis 1:
A brilliant researcher cannot adjust to doctor-patient relationships. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A medical researcher (Carl Betz) enters family medicine, but has
difficulty making the transition from test tubes to humans. [RF]

6.10 [132] Marcus Welby, MD: HELL IS UPSTAIRS
19Nov74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Shirley Knight ......... Angie
Mike Farrell ........... Frank
Deanna Denee Martin .... Helen
Synopsis 1:
Dr. Welby has to win the trust of a child who must undergo surgery while staying conscious. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
Welby is puzzled by a couple who harbor bitter resentment against the entire medical profession. [RF]

6.11 [133] Marcus Welby, MD: THE LAST RIP-OFF
26Nov74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Richard Basehart ...... Sutton
Anne Schedeen ......... Elizabeth
Jerry Fogel ........... Mike
Kasey Rogers .......... Sue Parker
Irene Tedrow
Virginia Gregg
Synopsis 1:
Dr. Welby exposes an unscrupulous funeral director who preys on the relatives of the deceased. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
Grief-stricken over the loss of her grandmother, a young woman falls prey to a dishonest mortician. [RF]

6.12 [134] Marcus Welby, MD: CHILD OF SILENCE
03Dec74 ABC Tue
Featuring:
Sharon Gless (entry episode) as Nurse Kathleen Faverty (season 6 & 7 regular)
Guest cast:
Lois Nettleton ........ Mary Anderson
Dawn Lyn .............. Cara
Ruth McDevitt ......... Mrs. Davis
Tom Troupe ............ Dr. Jones
Claudia Bryar ......... Nurse Grande
Lanna Saunders ........ Nurse McCarthy
Dennis McCarthy ....... Davis
Synopsis 1:
A mother refuses surgery to cure her child's deafness and the child almost loses her life. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
Fearful of the risks of surgery, an overprotective mother refuses to
let her deaf child have an operation that might restore her hearing. [RF]

6.13 [135] Marcus Welby, MD: THE 266 DAYS
10Dec74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Gena Rowlands .......... Lorraine Denby
Jed Allen .............. Chris Denby
Stewart Moss ........... Dr. Davis
Aldine King ............ Mary Ellen Hayes
Toni Lawrence .......... Betty Pulaski
Maura Albertson ........ Pat Donahy
June Whitley Taylor .... Marjorie
Synopsis 1:
Nurse Lopez is called upon to deliver a baby under unexpected conditions. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
The problems of pregnancy are the subject of this story about Consuelo's work
in a special program providing physical and emotional care for expectant mothers. [RF]

6.14 [136] Marcus Welby, MD: THE RESIDENT
17Dec74 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Cliff Potts ............ Walton
Helen Verbit ........... Nurse Lattimore
Wallace Rooney ......... Charlie Sanders
Mel Stewart ............ Chet Wiggins
Synopsis 1:
An unfeeling doctor learns a valuable lesson when he is hospitalized following an accident. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A callous young resident treats patients like laboratory specimens. [RF]

6.15 [137] Marcus Welby, MD: DARK FURY pt. 1
7Jan75
guest stars
Lindsay Wagner
Dack Rambo
Diana Hyland
Dr. Kiley becomes emotionally involved with a patient who is later attacked by her ex-boyfriend.

6.16 [138] Marcus Welby, MD: DARK FURY pt. 2
14Jan75
guest stars
Lindsay Wagner
Dack Rambo
Diana Hyland
Dr. Kiley is named in a malpractice suit when he treats the man who attacked one of his former patients.

6.17 [139] Marcus Welby, MD: PUBLIC STREETS
21Jan75 ABC Tue
Guest Cast:
Mark Miller .......... Paul Carpenter
Logan Ramsey ......... Kane
Juliet Mills ......... Louise Carpenter
Kathryn Reynolds ..... Emily
Ketty Lester ......... Betty Fisher
William Dozier ....... Frank Alexander
Jerry Fogel .......... Avery
Kim Hamilton ......... Elsbeth
John Nolan ........... Tom Bright
Synopsis 1:
A man's extramarital affair costs him a job and his wife a heart attack. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A physical required of a job-seeker reveals that the applicant has syphilis,
a condition that if known could make him unemployable. [RF]

6.18 [140] Marcus Welby, MD: THE TIME BOMB
28Jan75
guest stars
Lucie Arnaz
Joan Hotchkis
Gavan O'Herlihy
Victor Millan
A tennis player who develops cancer blames her condition on treatments she received from Dr. Welby as a child.

6.19 [141] Marcus Welby, MD: FOUR-PLUS HOT
04Feb75 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Ben Murphy ............. Alan Peterson
Scott Newman ........... Harry Palmer
Sidney Miller .......... Leona
Synopsis 1:
The reunion of two former high-school football teammates is marred by death. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
The bitter controversy over American involvement in Vietnam is illustrated here between two old friends. One is a consciencous
objector (Ben Murphy) who has contracted a terminal illness. The other is a Vietnam war veteran (Scott Newman). [SAA]
Synopsis 3:
A former high-school football hero arrives for a visit with an old buddy, but finds him seriously ill. [RF]

6.20 [142] Marcus Welby, MD: JAKE'S OKAY
11Feb75 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Belinda J. Montgomery .. Marta
Scott Jacoby ........... Jake
Jacqueline Scott ....... Colleen
Synopsis 1:
A teen-age boy with undetected minimal brain damage does poorly in school and in his relationships with others. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
A high-school football player with learning disabilities refuses to seek help. [RF]

6.21 [143] Marcus Welby, MD: SAVE THE LAST DANCE FOR ME
18Feb75 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Pamela Hensley ......... Crystal
Elaine Giftos .......... Doris
Jordan Rhodes .......... Jon
Synopsis 1:
Two women who suspect they have breast cancer react in contrasting ways. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
Fearful of breast-cancer surgery, a prostitute flees the hospital before her scheduled operation. [RF]

6.22 [144] Marcus Welby, MD: UNINDICTED WIFE
25Feb75 ABC Tue
Guest cast:
Patty Duke Astin
John Astin ............. Martin
Matilda Calnan ......... Mrs. Booker
Paul Sorenson .......... Cass
Fred Holliday .......... Bob
Synopsis 1:
A financial scandal involving her husband threatens a wife's recuperation. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
The health of a politician's wife is jeopardized by news of her husband's involvement in illegal kickbacks. [RF]

6.23 [145] Marcus Welby, MD: DARK CORRIDORS
4Mar75
guest stars
Joanne Dru
Robin Mattson
Rosemary DeCamp
Douglas V. Foley
Shaken by the death of a friend, Dr. Welby becomes emotionally involved with an ailing teen-ager.

6.23 [145] Marcus Welby, MD: DARK CORRIDORS
04Mar75 ABC Tue
Guest Cast:
Joanne Dru .......... Dorothy Brander
Robin Mattson ....... Mavis
Rosemary DeCamp ..... Mrs. Kelly
Douglas V. Foley .... Dr. Hanes
Allison McKay ....... Miss Willow
Synopsis 1:
Shaken by the death of a friend, Dr. Welby becomes emotionally involved with an ailing teen-ager. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
On the day she's scheduled to leave the hospital, a teenage violinist develops symptoms of a rare children's disease. [RF]

6.24 [146] Marcus Welby, MD: LOSER IN A DEAD HEAT
11Mar75 ABC Tue
Guest Cast:
Larry Hagman ......... Clint
Angela Hoffman ....... Holly Meade
Joan Freeman ......... Monica
Murray Matheson ...... Lucky
Shelby Leverington ... Maggie Cassell
Marcia Ralston ....... Nurse Donnelly
Synopsis 1:
Quaralling parents must face up to their daughter's serious illness. [SAA]
Synopsis 2:
The tension that has been building up between a married couple takes its toll on their young daughter,
 who collapses and must be hospitalized after her parents' latest spat. [RF]

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