CTVA US Western - "The Cisco Kid" (CP/Syndicated) Season 6 (1955-56)

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Starring: Duncan Renaldo (as The Cisco Kid) & Leo Carrillo (as Pancho)
Season 6 (CP-Syndicated) (1955-56)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Sal Crisanti [SC]  Louis H. Allgood [LHA] Tom Dischley [TD]

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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 Cisco Kid Pictures, Inc. Production  (C.P., Inc. Production)
26 episodes
Listed in Copyright Date Order

6.01 [131] The Cisco Kid:
QUIET SUNDAY MORNING (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 06Oct55)
Directed By Leslie Goodwins
Screenplay By Barney A. Sarecky and Barry Cohon.
Guest Cast:
Frank Richards........as Grant
Richard Castle........as Kenny Marsh
Elsie Baker........as June Sims
Margie Moran........as Mrs.Sims
Chuck Cason........as The Rancher.
Synopsis:
Cisco and Pancho go after three robbers who killed a sheriff during their
getaway. One of them is a teen-age boy on his first job. [SC]

6.02 [132] The Cisco Kid:
ARROYO MILLIONAIRE'S CASTLE (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 13Oct55)
(Companion Episode - #136 "Stevens Gang and Telegraph")
DIRECTED BY LAMBERT HILLYER
SCREENPLAY BY BARRY COHON.
GUEST CAST:
WAYNE MALLORY.........AS CARL WHITE
BRITT WOOD........AS GRAMPUS WHITE
MORT MILLS.........AS SHERIFF TOM ROSCOE
GENE COVELLI.........AS STEVE.
SYNNOPSIS:
WHILE SEARCHING FOR THE GUNMAN WHO MURDERED A YOUNG PROSPECTOR, CISCO
AND PANCHO FIND AN ECCENTRIC MILLIONAIRE LIVING IN A CASTLE IN THE DESERT. [SC]

6.03 [133] The Cisco Kid:
WITNESS (1955)
(a.k.a. "Dress for Carol")
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 20Oct55)
Oct. 20, 1955
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Tristram Coffin ........ Chet Morton
Terry Frost ............ Dorf
Russell Whitney ........ Mr. Cartright
Melinda Plowman ........ Carol Cartright


6.04 [134] The Cisco Kid: CHOCTAW JUSTICE (1955)
(a.k.a. Charlie Ponca Story)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 27Oct55)
Oct. 27, 1955
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Bill Pullen ............ Charlie Ponca
Margaret Cahill ........ Molly
Paul Fierro ............ Fred Tofo
James Anderson ......... Curly
Chief Yowlachie ........ Indian Judge

6.05 [135] The Cisco Kid: CISCO KID, NEW YORK'S FINEST (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 03Nov55)(2eps this date)
Nov. 3, 1955
Screenplay BY JOHN KRAFFT.
DIRECTED BY LESLIE GOODWINS
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Tristram Coffin ........ Saunders
Terry Frost ............ Morgan
Charles Maxwell ........ Jeff Adams
Anna Navarro ........... Ruth Mallory
SYNOPSIS 1:
CISCO AND PANCHO HELP A YOUNG NEW YORK POLICEMAN WHO HAS COME WEST
TO SEARCH FOR THE MURDERER OF HIS FORMER COMMANDER.
Synopsis 2:
New York Mounted Policeman Jeff Adams goes to investigate the death
of his former chief, Steve Mallory. Cisco and Adams know who is
responsible for Mallory's murder, but lack evidence. By a clever
ruse they expose an apparently respectable, law-abiding citizen.
(UK airdate: 17Jan61 ITV Tyne-Tees TV, Tue 6:30 pm)

6.06 [136] The Cisco Kid: STEVENS GANG AND TELEGRAPH (working title on shooting script)
(no copyright title - just credits writer Wilbur Peacock)
a.k.a. "Cisco And The Trappers" (Francis M. Nevins)
(Companion episode - #132 "Arroya Millionaire's Castle")
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 03Nov55)(2eps this date)
Nov. 3, 1955
DIRECTED BY LAMBERT HILLYER
SCREENPLAY BY WILBUR S. PEACOCK.
Guest Cast: [LHA/SC]
Mort Mills ............ Bart Stevens
WAYNE MALLORY.........AS HARRY
BRITT WOOD.........AS THE SHERIFF
BILL CATCHING.........AS WHITEY
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO HELP AN OLD SHERIFF AND HIS YOUNG DEPUTY CAPTURE A GROUP
OF OUTLAWS WHO TAP TELEPGRAPH WIRES TO LEARN OF GOLD SHIPMENTS. [SC]

6.07 [137] The Cisco Kid: YOUNG BLOOD (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 10Nov55)
Nov. 10, 1955
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Richard Castle ......... Dan
Elsie Baker ............ Mrs. Parry
Gerald Olken ........... Buck
Tim Johnson ............ Ray

6.08 [138] The Cisco Kid: SCHO0L MARM (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 17Nov55)
Nov. 17, 1955
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Elaine Riley ........... Irene Moore
Sydney Mason ........... Abner Craig
Marshall Reed .......... Dick
Joel Ashley ............ Mr. Bond
Kenneth Miller ......... Jay Jones
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Script Details: [SC]
Script Cover: CISCO KID TV SCM-139B.
Copyright: 1955 CISCO KID PICTURES, INC.
7324 Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood 46,California
Final Master Script April 22, 1955.
Writers: Barney A. Sarecky and Harry Cohon (typo should be Barry Cohon) [SC]

6.09 [139] The Cisco Kid: BOUNTY MEN (copyright title) (1955)
(a.k.a "Copeland Gang")
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 24Nov55)
Nov. 24, 1955
SCREENPLAY BY: ANDY LAMB
DIRECTED BY: LESLIE GOODWINS
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Frosty Royce ........... Pat Pierce
Earle Hodgins .......... Dr. Owen Desmond
Zon Murray ............. Ron Copeland/Norman Castle
Mickey Simpson ......... Wade/Sgt. Quinn
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO TRAIL A WANTED KILLER TO AN ARMY RECRUITING STATION.
WHILE THERE, THEY ENCOUNTER A CORRUPT MILITARY DOCTOR WHO ENLISTS OUTLAWS
IN THE SERVICE UNDER FICTICOUS NAMES. [SC]

6.10 [140] The Cisco Kid: QUICK ON THE TRIGGER (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 01Dec55)
Dec. 1, 1955
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Peter Mamakos .......... Sheriff Carter
Robin Short ............ Joe Wilcox
John Compton ........... Barnes
Sue England ............ Laura Wilcox

6.11 [141] The Cisco Kid: GOLD, DEATH AND DYNAMITE (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 08Dec55)
Dec. 8, 1955
SCREENPLAY BY: BARNEY A. SARECKY AND BARRY COHON.
Directed by Lambert Hillyer
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Elaine Riley ........... Millie Stone
Steven Clark ........... Mel Baldwin
Marshall Reed .......... Dobie
Joel Ashley ............ Clem
Sydney Mason ........... Sheriff
BILL CATCHING (UNCREDITED) [SC]
JOHN CASON (UNCREDITED) [SC]
SYNOPSIS:
THE WELL KNOWN DOBIE GANG HAS BEEN ROBBING STAGECOACH'S. THE DESPERATE
OWNER OF THE STAGECOACH LINE SUBSTITUTES DYNAMITE FOR HIS NEXT GOLD
SHIPMENT. CISCO AND PANCHO FIND OUT THAT A WOMAN PASSENGER IS ABOARD
THE COACH. [SC]

6.12 [142] The Cisco Kid: JUMPING BEANS (1955).
(incorrect title on copyright - "Jumping Beams")
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 15Dec55)
Dec. 15, 1955
Screenplay BY: JACK ROCK
DIRECTED BY: LESLIE GOODWINS
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Earle Hodgins .......... Lang
Robert Strong .......... Menkin
Zon Murray ............. Bailey
Mickey Simpson ......... Judd
Frosty Royce ........... Brewster
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO ARRIVE IN RIMTOWN TOO LATE TO PREVENT A ROBBERY BY
THREE ESCAPED CONVICTS, BUT TRY TRY TO CATCH THE TRIO BY A HANDFUL OF
MEXICAN JUMPING BEANS AS A LIE DETECTOR. [SC]

6.13 [143] The Cisco Kid: AMBUSH (1955)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 22Dec55)
Dec 22, 1955
Screenplay BY: STUART JEROME & BARRY COHON.
Directed by Lambert Hillyer
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Paul Fierro ............ Ricardo Gomez
Bill Pullen ............ Cheyenne Jones
James Anderson ......... Iceberg Ike
Joe Dominguez .......... Uncle Alberto
Anna Navarro ........... Elena
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO ENCOUNTERS THREE RIVAL OUTLAWS WHO HAVE JOINED FORCES TO DO AWAY
WITH HIM USING PANCHO AS BAIT. [SC]

6.14 [144] The Cisco Kid: SIX GUN CUPIDS (1955).
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 29Dec55)
Dec. 29, 1955
Screenplay BY: BUCKLEY ANGELL.
Directed by Lambert Hillyer
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Robin Short ............ Ted Landry
Paula Houston .......... Isabel Landry
John Compton ........... Emery
Jackie Loughery ........ Ellen Marland
Peter Mamakos ........... Leach
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO LEARN THAT A WEALTHY OLD WOMAN,HAS FORBIDDEN HER SON
TO ASSOCIATE WITH THE HOUSEMAID HE LOVES,AND TRY TO HELP THE YOUNG
COUPLE FIND HAPPINESS. [SC]

6.15 [145] The Cisco Kid: STRANGERS (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 05Jan56)
Jan. 5, 1956
Screenplay BY: DONN MULLALLY
Directed by Lambert Hillyer
Guest Cast: [LHA]
John Cliff ............. Matt Pearson
Pierce Lyden ........... Carl Barton
John Halloran .......... Brace Haskell
Don Gardner ............ Jerry Haskell
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO ARE AMBUSHED AND THEIR HORSES STOLEN. BUT WHEN THEY
TRY TO BUY FRESH HORSES EVERYONE DRIVES THEM AWAY. [SC]

6.16 [146] The Cisco Kid: THE JOKER (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 12Jan56)
Jan. 12, 1956
Screenplay BY: BARNEY A. SARECKY & BARRY COHON.
DIRECTED BY: LESLIE GOODWINS
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Terry Frost ........... Porter
John Beradino ......... Crane
Lee Morgan ............ Muscles
Joyce Jameson ......... Jill Stewart
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO GO AFTER A PRANKSTER WHO HAS MADE A FORTUNE SELLING
RANCH'S HE DOESN'T OWN.

6.17 [147] The Cisco Kid: THE MAN WITH THE REPUTATION (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 19Jan56)
Directed By Lambert Hillyer
Screenplay By Ande Lamb.
Guest Cast:
Steven Clark........as Branch Kennedy
Marilyn Saris........as Juanita Harris
Paul Hahn........as Trent Wilson
Joel Smith........as Constable Slate
Lane Bradford........as John Mason. Synopsis:
A newspaper editor accuses Cisco and pancho of taking bribes from a criminal
in order to get them into town so he can ask their help in cleaning up local
political corruption. [SC]

6.18 [148] The Cisco Kid: THE EPIDEMIC (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 26Jan56)
Jan. 26, 1956
DIRECTED BY LESLIE GOODWINS
Screenplay BY KENNETH A. ENOCHS. GUEST
Guest Cast: [LHA]
George Meader .......... Doc.
Leo Needham ............ Mackey
Jack Littlefield ....... Trim
Ward C. James .......... Ward
John B. Duncan ......... Mail Rider
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO PURSUE THE OUTLAWS WHO ARE HOLDING A BOTTLE OF
VITAL SMALLPOX VACCINE FOR RANSOM. [SC]

6.19 [149] The Cisco Kid: MR. X (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 02Feb56)
Directed By Leslie Goodwins
Screenplay By Barney A. Sarecky and Barry Cohon.
Guest Cast:
Diana Welles........as Alice Blake
Gene Roth........as Tom Blake
Pierce Lyden........as Dana
Don Gardner........as Johnny Clark.
Synopsis:
Cisco rescues a mine owner who's been buried alive in a collapsed tunnel,
then discovers that the apparent accident was a murder attempt and is
himself trapped by the killer. [SC]

6.20 [150] The Cisco Kid: ROUNDUP (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 09Feb56)
Directed By Leslie Goodwins
Screenplay By Barney A. Sarecky and Barry Cohon.
Guest Cast:
Joyce Jameson........as Arizona Williams
John Beradino........as Rick Johnson
Terry Frost........as Ned
Lee Morgan........as Grubstake.
Synopsis:
Cisco and Pancho help a young woman who has come West to take control of
the ranch she inherited. [SC]

6.21 [151] The Cisco Kid: HE COULDN'T QUIT (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 16Feb56)
Directed By Leslie Goodwins
Screenplay By Ande Lamb.
Guest Cast:
Lillian Molieri........as The Gypsy
Charles Maxwell........as Sheriff Paul Jackson
James Seay........as Roy Dillon
William Fawcett........as Hunt.
Synopsis:
Cisco and Pancho become involved in a series of events that revolve around a
gypsy palmist, a respectable businessman,and an outlaw seeking his share of
loot from a previous robbery. [SC]

6.22 [152] The Cisco Kid: KILTS AND SOMBREROS (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 23Feb56)
Directed By Lambert Hillyer
Screenplay By Kenneth A. Enochs.
Guest Cast:
Ian Murray........as MacDougall
Barry Froner........as Billy
Sidney Mason........The Sheriff
Lane Bradford........as The Outlaw Leader
Joel Smith........as The Henchman.
Synopsis:
Cisco and Pancho help a Scotsman who was fired from his job as a Wells
Fargo courier after being ambushed by bandits. [SC]

6.23 [153] The Cisco Kid: WEST OF THE LAW (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 01Mar56)
Directed By Leslie Goodwins
Screenplay By Buckley Angell.
Guest Cast:
Kay Morley........as Marla Fontaine
John B. Duncan........as Mickey Doan
Leo Needham........as Camden
Ward C. James........as Durango.
Synopsis:
Cisco and Pancho help a friendless young man who's been accused of stealing
an opera singer's jewelery. [SC]

6.24 [154] The Cisco Kid: DANGEROUS SHOEMAKER (1956)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 08Mar56)
Directed By Lambert Hillyer
Screenplay By Ed Gardner,Jr.
Guest Cast:
Sandy Sanders........as Duke Martin
Keith Richards........Simon Telford
Bruce Payne........as Tom Jordan
Glenn Strange........as Blake.
Synopsis:
While stopping off at a shoemaker's shop to have Pancho's boots repaired,
Cisco and his sidekick become entangled in a plot by the shoemaker to
blackmail a man who thinks he's a murderer. [SC]

6.25 [155] The Cisco Kid: THE MAGICIAN OF JAMESVILLE (1956)(color)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 15Mar56)
Mar. 15, 1956
DIRECTED BY LESLIE GOODWINS
Screenplay BY LARRY LUND.
Guest Cast: [LHA]
Earle Hodgins ........... Orlando
Charles Maxwell ......... Mayor Brandon
William Fawcett ......... Joe/Grampaw
James Seay .............. Hardy
Bert Rumsey ............. Sheriff
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO USES A BOOMERANG FROM A TARVELING MAGICIAN'S KIT TO EXPOSE A
CROOKED MAYOR AND A MYSTERIOUS BLOWGUN KILLER. [SC]
***NOTE:LARRY LUND WAS SCRIPT SUPERVISOR FOR THE SERIES, AND
CONTRIBUTED SCRIPTS THAT HE WROTE ON OCCASION***.

6.26 [156] The Cisco Kid: TANGLED TRAILS (1956)(color)(final episode)
C.P., Inc. Production (copyright date 22Mar56)
Mar. 22, 1956
Screenplay BY J. BENTON CHENEY
DIRECTED BY LESLIE GOODWINS
Guest Cast: [LHA]
William Vaughan ......... Outlaw Leader
Ann Duncan .............. Trudy Banning
Don Mathers ............. Williams
Max Wagner .............. Nevada
Lee Morgan .............. Henry Banning
SYNOPSIS:
CISCO AND PANCHO TRY TO CLEAR AN OLD FRIEND WHO HAS DISAPPEARED ALONG
WITH A SHIPMENT OF MONEY. [SC]
***NOTE: THIS WAS THE FINAL EPISODE OF THE SERIES***.

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