CTVA US Western - "Broken Arrow" (TCF/ABC) Season 2 (1957-58)

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Starring John Lupton (as Tom Jeffords) & Michael Ansara (as Cochise)
Season 2 (ABC) (1957-58)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by: Sal Crisanti, Rina Fox
references:
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ABC Tuesdays 9:00pm Eastern

2.01 Broken Arrow: WHITE MAN'S MAGIC
TCF prod. no. 4-43 / 01Oct57 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Hollingsworth Morse
Teleplay by Arthur Orloff
story by Anthony R. Cangialosi & John S.Waters
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Guest Cast:
Peter Hansen
 
2.02 Broken Arrow: CONQUISTADOR
TCF prod. no. 4-41 / 08Oct57 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Richard L. Bare
Teleplay by Richard Eisenbach
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard W. Farrell.
Guest Cast:
Trevor Bardette
Peter Mamakos
Sue England

2.03 [36] Broken Arrow: APACHE CHILD
TCF Prod. no. 4-37
15Oct57 ABC Tue
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by Gerald Drayson Adams
Directed by Richard L. Bare
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard H. Cahoon
Guest Cast:
Paul Picerni ........... Zeke
Dan Casabian ........... Manuel
Jill Jarmyn ............ Sanza
Ken Christy ............ Clyde Tabor
Synopsis:
Jeffords rescues the abandoned child of an exiled Chiricahua Apache Indian. [RF]

2.04 Broken Arrow: GHOST SICKNESS
TCF prod. no. 4-36 / 22Oct57 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Richard L. Bare
Teleplay by Roderick Peterson
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Guest Cast:
Armand Alzamora
A young Apache boy sets out to clear the reputation of his dead father. [TA]

2.05 Broken Arrow: BLACK MOMENT
TCF prod. no. 4-34 / 29Oct57 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Richard L. Bare.
Teleplay by Jack Laird & Wilton Schiller
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard W. Farrell.
Guest Cast:
William Phipps ................ Summerfield
Mort Mills .................... Halley
Steven Ritch .................. Moreno
Francis McDonald .............. Hobe
Peter Coe ..................... Moreno

2.06 Broken Arrow: THE ARSENAL
TCF prod. no. 4-47 / 5Nov57 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Richard L. Bare
Teleplay by John McGreevey
director of photography: Charles VanEnger;
film editor: Homer Powell.
 Guest Cast:
Harry Harvey, Jr. ............. Len
Howard Negley ................. Cal
John Holland .................. Major Winters

2.07 Broken Arrow: DEVIL'S EYE
TCF prod. no. 4-45 / 12Nov57 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Hollingsworth Morse
Teleplay by Harry Kronman
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Guest Cast:
Carl Milletaire ............... Hoteko
Louis Lettieri ................ Taneya
Frank Cady .................... Parker

2.08 [41] Broken Arrow: THE TEACHER
TCF prod. no. 4-46
19Nov57 ABC Tue
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Hollingsworth Morse
Story by Peter R. Brooke
Teleplay by Sam Peckinpah
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
Guest Cast:
Phyllis Avery .......... Teacher
Alan Roberts ........... Ysidro
Louis Lettieri ......... Pedro
Hank Patterson ......... Stagecoach Driver
Charles Stevens ........ Neche
Synopsis:
The government sends a young woman from the East to instruct the Chiricahua children, who live in the land
 of the Apaches. The teacher learns an object lesson herself before realizing the true needs of the children. [RF]

2.09 [42] Broken Arrow: THE BOUNTY HUNTERS
TCF prod. no. 4-44
26Nov57 ABC (rerun 02Sep58)
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by DeVallon Scott & Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Richard L. Bare
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest Cast:
Ray Teal ............... Fenster
Henry Rowland .......... Lamont
Steven Ritch ........... Nakaya
Al Ferrara ............. Peon
Steve Darrell .......... Don Diego
Synopsis:
Cochise and Tom Jeffords travel to Mexico to find the white men who are killing Apaches for their scalps. [RF]

2.10 Broken Arrow: RENEGADES RETURN
TCF prod. no. 4-38 /3Dec57 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
Directed by Hollingsworth Morse
Story by Silvia Richards / Teleplay by Arthur Orloff
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard W. Farrell.
Guest Cast:
Jan Arvan ..................... Akara
Manuel Rojas .................. Tupai
Paul Langton .................. Col. Horn
Greg Roman .................... Fernando
Frank Nechero ................. Tabow

2.11 [44] Broken Arrow: SMOKE SIGNAL
TCF prod. no. 4-49
10Dec57 ABC Tue
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by Harry Kronman
Directed by Richard L. Bare
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard W. Farrell.
Guest Cast:
Gordon Jones ........... Sgt. Temby
William Leicester ...... Maj. Henderson
Tom London ............. Scout
Frank Wilcox ........... Col. Bradford
Merry Anders ........... Amy Breece
Synopsis:
Following the Civil War, a company of Confederate soldiers steals cattle from the Apaches. [RF]

2.12 [45] Broken Arrow: SON OF COCHISE
TCF prod. no. 4-48
17Dec57 ABC Tue
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by John K. Butler
Directed by Hollingsworth Morse
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Eugene Iglesias
Frank Wilcox ........... Col. Cordell
Robert Knapp ........... Lt. Neal
Jimmy Ogg .............. Corporal
Synopsis:
Cochise blows up an Army munitions wagon and refuses to explain why he did it. Tom Jeffords tries to find out the truth. [RF]

2.13 Broken Arrow: WHITE SAVAGE
TCF prod. no. 4-52 / 24Dec57 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Albert S. Rogell
Story by Ed Earl Repp, Sr.
teleplay by DeVallon Scott & Robert Leslie Bellem;
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard H. Cahoon.
Guest Cast:
Steven Ritch .................. Nakaya
Ralph Moody ................... Nachato
Fred Graham ................... Sergeant Dobbs
Paul Picerni .................. Major Markson
Gregg Palmer .................. Lieutenant Fielding

2.14 Broken Arrow: INDIAN MEDICINE
TCF prod. no. 4-54 / 31Dec57 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Albert S. Rogell.
Teleplay by Mona Fisher
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Cathy Downs
K.L. Smith
Harry Woods

2.15 Broken Arrow: WATER WITCH
TCF prod. no. 4-51 / 7Jan58 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy
Teleplay by Harry Kronman
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Guest Cast:
Emile Meyer ................... Bert Kellems
Phil Tead ..................... Mr. Amos
Reed Howes .................... Fred Hosper
Jean Howell ................... Laurie
Steven Ritch .................. Nakaya
Jack Lomas .................... Lt. Foley
Fred Graham ................... Thug
Francis McDonald

2.16 Broken Arrow: KINGDOM OF TERROR
TCF Prod. no. 4-40
14Jan58 ABC Tue
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by Warren Wilson
Directed by Richard L. Bare
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Starring:
John Lupton (as Tom Jeffords), Michael Ansara (as Cochise)
Guest Cast:
Lane Bradford .......... Duke
Eugenia Paul ........... Serafina
Wilton Graff ........... Castellucci
Synopsis:
Cochise and Indian agent Tom Jeffords set out to rescue a young Apache who is being held prisoner on a
  tract of land in Arizona. The land, part of an old Spanish land grant, is the haven of outlaws and bandits. [RF]

2.17 Broken Arrow: BAD BOY
TCF prod. no. 4-53 / 21Jan58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy
Teleplay by Warren Bosco
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Starring:
John Lupton (as Tom Jeffords), Michael Ansara (as Cochise)
Guest Cast:
Peter Votrian ................. Willy
Denver Pyle ................... Fred
Isabel Winters ................ Ma
Russ Bender ................... Marshal
Jason Robards, Sr. ............ Ryder

2.18 [51] Broken Arrow: MASSACRE
TCF prod. no. 4-39
28Jan58 ABC (rerun 12Aug58)
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by Herbert R. Purdum
Directed by Hollingsworth Morse.
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard H. Cahoon.
Guest Cast:
Paul Langton ........... Col. Horn
Larry J. Blake ......... Capt. Allison
Francis McDonald ....... Nana
Synopsis:
A small band of Apaches seeks protection at a fort and is shot down by soldiers. The chief and several of his
 followers manage to escape, and they begin a series of raids on the fort in retaliation for the massacre. [RF]

2.19 Broken Arrow: SHADOW OF COCHISE
TCF prod. no. 4-59
04Feb58 ABC Tue
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
Teleplay by Herbert R. Purdum
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Strother Martin ............... Joe Roman
Joseph Perry .................. Coffee
Terry Frost ................... Dave
Synopsis:
Jeffords is captured by outlaws who intend to kill him. Cochise and a band of Apaches ride to the rescue. [RF]

2.20 Broken Arrow: WARRANT FOR ARREST
TCF prod. no. 4-42 / 11Feb58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Hollingsworth Morse
Teleplay by Philip Keith Palmer
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest Cast:
Robert Einer .................. Toweekga
Booth Colman .................. Spruance
Arthur Space .................. Marshal Gary

2.21 [54] Broken Arrow: ESCAPE
TCF prod. no. 4-58
18Feb58 ABC Tue
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by DeVallon Scott & Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by William Beaudine.
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest Cast:
Victor Millan .......... Tahzay
Pepe Hern .............. Ruklai
Steven Darrell ......... Ottola
Tony Russo ............. Anaka
Michael Kopcha ......... Koteeja
Synopsis:
Tom Jeffords and Cochise learn of a plot against the Apache chief's oldest son. [RF]

2.22 Broken Arrow: AZTEC TREASURE
TCF prod. no. 4-62 / 25Feb58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy
Teleplay by Wilton Schiller & Jack Laird
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Alex Stagg .................... Jiminez
Steven Ritch .................. Nakaya
Franco Corsaro ................ Arista
Jack Hogan .................... Morro

2.23 Broken Arrow: HIRED KILLER
TCF prod. no. 4-64 / 4Mar58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Charles F. Haas
Teleplay by Roderick W. Peterson
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Robert Seiter.
Guest Cast:
Renny McEvoy .................. Dexter
George Cisar .................. Holmes
Chris Alcaide ................. John Brett
James Flavin .................. Sheriff

2.24 Broken Arrow: PANIC
TCF prod. no. 4-57
11Mar58 ABC Tue (rerun 26Aug58)
Produced by Mel Epstein
Directed by Ralph Francis Murphy
Teleplay by Robert Leslie Bellem
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Robert Seiter
Starring:
John Lupton (as Tom Jeffords), Michael Ansara (as Cochise)
Guest Cast:
Carl Milletaire
Synopsis:
An Apache, suspected of being a carrier of bubonic plague, is driven away
by his people and he flees to Tucson. The inhabitants of Tucson panic
at the thought of the plague, and riots and violence break out. [RF]

2.25 [--] Broken Arrow: THE DUEL
TCF prod. no. 4-60 / 18Mar58 ABC
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by Herbert R. Purdum
Directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
John Wilder ................... Ben
Toni Gerry .................... Waanibbo
Charles Fredericks ............ McQueen
Charles Brill ................. Pina
X Brands ...................... Nicaro
An Apache youth and a young settler both love an Indian girl.
They decide on a battle to the death to determine which of them will marry her. [TD]

2.26 Broken Arrow: THE IRON MAIDEN
Prod. no. 4-56 / 25Mar58 ABC
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Directed by Richard W. Farrell.
Teleplay by Wilton Schiller and Jack Laird
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest cast:
Marya Stevens ..... Melana
Paul Dubov ........ Kaytowa
George Sawaya ..... Shacknasty
Lane Bradford ..... Hooker Jim
Synopsis:
An Indian girl from the Oregon Territory arrives at the Chiricahua
Reservation in Arizona. After her arrival trouble breaks out on the reservation. [RF]

2.27 Broken Arrow: THE SISTERS
TCF prod. no. 4-35
01Apr58 ABC Tue
Produced by Alan A. Armer
Teleplay by Warren Wilson
Directed by Richard L. Bare
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard Cahoon.
Guest Cast:
Julie VanZandt
Synopsis:
Two nuns seek to restore a religious statue to an old mission on Chiricahua
land. They endanger their lives and the life of Apache Chief Cochise. [RF]

2.28 Broken Arrow: WAR TRAIL
TCF prod. no. 4-68 / 8Apr58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Joe Kane.
Teleplay by John Dunkel
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest Cast:
John Archer ................... Major Stone
John Doucette ................. Cagle
Don Kelly ..................... Capt. Baker
Richard Collier ............... Webb

2.29 Broken Arrow: TURNCOAT
TCF prod. no. 4-65 / 15Apr58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
Teleplay by John Dunkel
director of photography: Charles VanEnger;
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Laurie Carroll ................ Kodaysay
John Beradino ................. Charro
H.M. Wynant ................... Joselito
David Renard

2.30 Broken Arrow: POWER  [verified -SC]
TCF prod. no. 4-70 / 22Apr58 ABC
Produced by Mel Epstein
Directed by Joe Kane
Teleplay by by John Dunkel
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Otto W. Meyer.
Guest Cast:
Carlos Romero ................. Natan
Ed Prentiss ................... Captain Farrell
James Drury ................... Tanny
Larry Perron
SYNOPSIS:
AFTER BEING WOUNDED IN BATTLE,COCHISE APPOINTS A TEMPORARY CHIEF
TO LEED HIS TRIBE, THE CHIRACAHUAS. THE POWER-HUNGRY NEW CHIEF
TRIES TO LEAD THE APACHES'S BACK TO WAR. [SC]

2.31 Broken Arrow: BEAR TRAP
TCF prod. no. 4-55/ 29Apr58 ABC
produced by Alan A. Armer
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy
Teleplay by Robert Leslie Bellem & DeVallon Scott
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Richard H. Cahoon.
Guest Cast:
Ralph Moody ................... Nochalo
Steven Ritch .................. Nakaya
House Peters, Jr. ............. Capt. Rowan
Robert Warwick ................ Gen. Howard
Robert Blake .................. Viklai

2.32 Broken Arrow: OLD ENEMY
TCF prod. no. 4-63 / 6May58 ABC
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
Teleplay by John Dunkel
director of photography: Charles VanEnger;
film editor: Robert Seiter.
Guest Cast:
Paul Fix
Marya Stevens ................. Melana
Paul Dubov .................... Kaytowa
George Sawaya ................. Shacknasty
Lane Bradford

2.33 Broken Arrow: BLOOD BROTHERS
TCF prod. no. 4-69
13May58 ABC Tue
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Bernard L. Kowalski.
Story by DeVallon Scott
Teleplay by DeVallon Scott & Herbert R. Purdum
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Hugh Sanders .................. Gen. Edwards
Tom Fadden .................... Duffield
Lee Roberts ................... Major Spillman
Harry Carey, Jr. .............. Captain Ward
Robert Karnes ................. Sergeant Xavier
Synopsis:
An Army general plans to occupy the Chiricahua Reservation, violating a treaty with Cochise. [RF]

2.34 [67] Broken Arrow: THE COURAGE OF LING TANG
Prod. no. 4-66
20May58 ABC Tue
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by Wallace Bosco
Directed by Charles F. Haas.
director of photography: Charles VanEnger;
film editor: Robert Seiter.
Guest Cast:
Victor Sen Yung ........ Ling Tang
Frank Puglia
Synopsis:
Cochise rescues a Chinese cook who has been attacked by a band of renegades.
The cook vows that he will one day repay the favor. [RF]

2.35 Broken Arrow: BACKLASH
TCF prod. no. 4-67
27May58 ABC Tue
produced by Mel Epstein
directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
Teleplay by Herbert R. Purdum
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
John Cliff .................... Zena
Ric Roman ..................... Delgado
Steve Conte ................... Teesay
George Ross ................... Ivey
Charles Irwin
Synopsis:
Jeffords starts out for a talk with an Apache chief whose tribe may go on the warpath.
But before he can reach his destination tribesmen take him prisoner. [RF]

2.36 [69] Broken Arrow: MANHUNT
Prod. no. 4-50
03Jun58 ABC Tue
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by William Tunberg
Directed by Albert S. Rogell
director of photography: Charles VanEnger.
Guest Cast:
Bill Henry ............. Lieutenant
James Philbrook ........ Clem Harrison
Valentin de Vargas ..... Miguel
Synopsis:
An Apache youth who believes he has committed a murder flees from the law.
Agent Tom Jeffords and Cochise try to find the young man. [RF]

2.37 [70] Broken Arrow: THE OUTLAW (a.k.a. "Outlaws")(1958) [verified -SC]
TCF prod. no. 4-71/ 10Jun58 ABC
Produced by Mel Epstein
Directed by Bernard L. Kowalski
Teleplay by Herbert R. Purdom
Editor, Robert Seiter
photography, Charles Van Enger
music, Alex Compinsky.
Guest Cast:
Phillip Ober
Gerald Milton .......... Cable
Morgan Woodward ........ Blue
Hal J. Smith ........... Dekker
Stanley Clements ....... Mingo
Michael Hinn ........... Sheriff Lincoln
RECURRING CAST: TOM FADDEN AS DUFFIELD.
SYNOPSIS 1:
COCHISE AND TOM JEFFORDS SEARCH FOR AN OUTLAW WHO SOLD WHISKEY TO THE
APACHES'S CAUSING DEATHS TO SEVERAL OF COCHISE'S BRAVES. [SC]
Summary 2:
An outlaw sells whiskey to the Apaches which causes several deaths
among the Indians. Cochise begins a search for the outlaw.

2.38 [71] Broken Arrow: JEOPARDY
TCF prod. no. 4-61
17Jun58 ABC Tue
produced by Mel Epstein
Directed by Ralph Francis Murphy.
Teleplay by Orville H. Hampton & Herbert R. Purdum
director of photography: Charles VanEnger
film editor: Robert Seiter
Starring:
John Lupton (as Tom Jeffords), Michael Ansara (as Cochise)
Guest Cast:
Toni Turner
Synopsis:
An Indian youth is killed and Indian agent Tom Jeffords is accused of the killing.
Jeffords risks  his life to  find the real killer and to clear  his name with the Apaches. [RF]

2.39 [72] Broken Arrow: THE TRANSFER (final episode)
TCF prod. no. 4-72
24Jun58 ABC Tue
Produced by Mel Epstein
Teleplay by Sam Peckinpah
Directed by Sam Peckinpah
director of photography: Charles VanEnger;
film editor: Homer Powell.
Guest Cast:
Regis Toomey ........... Bouchet
Joel Smith ............. Lt. Meeker
Tex Foster ............. Tsoe
Michael Galloway ....... Sergeant
Steven Ritch ........... Bravo
Synopsis:
Tom Jeffords goes to Colorado to help quell an Indian uprising. A new agent
is sent to substitute for him in Arizona and through his inhuman treatment
of the Indians there, provokes an Apache uprising. [RF]

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