General Electric Theater (1953–1962)
3 Oct. 1954High Green Wall
Having survived a plane crash in the jungle, Henty finds a fortress-like home in the middle of nowhere, belonging to the affable Mr. McMaster. The latter doesn't want Henty to leave.
17 Oct. 1954Edison the Man
82 year old inventor and entrepreneur Thomas Alva Edison is honored in 1929 and he reflects back on his sixty year career of scientific achievement.
14 Nov. 1954I'm a Fool
A man tells the story of his coming to adulthood when he left home at age 18 and learned the consequences of telling a lie to impress a girl.
21 Nov. 1954The Face Is Familiar
A man who has a face no one can remember is suckered into serving as the stooge for a bank robbery.
5 Dec. 1954Committed
Newspaper reporter turned novelist Dan Holiday is kidnapped, framed for murder, and held in an asylum before he escapes and proves his innocence.
12 Dec. 1954The Dark, Dark Hours
A hood forces a doctor and his wife to remove a bullet from the hood's partner.
19 Dec. 1954Music for Christmas
Fred Waring and His Pennsylvanians perform an program of Christmas music.
30 Jan. 1955Big Shot
Singer Johnnie Pulaski goes on an important audition and impresses. There is one condition that makes him want to refuse their offer--they ask him to change his last name. His girlfriend convinces him that the name is unimportant if he can sing. Ray, as Pulaski, introduces a new single, "Path to Paradise."
6 Feb. 1955The Return of Gentleman Jim
Todays theme is The Return of Gentleman Jim.
27 Mar. 1955The Clown
Circus clown Emmett Kelly creates his famous character Weary Willie.
3 Apr. 1955It Gives Me Great Pleasure
Todays theme is It Gives Me Great Pleasure.
24 Apr. 1955The Windmill
An ex-gunfighter, after hiding his identity for years, enters a shooting contest to raise money for a windmill in hopes he can provide water to his family farm.
8 May 1955Into the Night
A husband and wife are driving on a trip to Palm Springs. They stop for gas and are kidnapped by a pair of criminals, who have just killed a store clerk during a robbery. They plan to flee to Mexico and need the couple to help get them through police roadblocks.
15 May 1955Man with a Vengeance
A movie director has a grudge against an actor and makes life very hard on everyone.