Each week, Douglas Fairbanks Jr. played the part of a law enforcement agent from a different agency of the federal government. Not just routine who-done-its, the crimes involved affcted real people, and Fairbanks' character helps them out. In each episode, Fairbanks checks in with his chief, played by either William Conrad or Herb Butterfield. The show ran on CBS from 10/14/1951 to 5/28/1952.
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||Empire Of Pip The Blind
||A federal agent takes down a drug kingpin.
||The Roping Of Joe Landis
||A treasury agent goes after a counterfeiter.|
||Pirates, 20th Century Brand
||An agent tracks a hijacked shipment of gold to the island of Macao.
||The Bogus GI
||A con artist couple preys on grieving military mothers.|
||Souvenier Of War
||An illegal gun ring gets busted.|
||The Gigantic Hoax
||2 weapons designers are missing, along with their latest plans. Was it defection or kidnapping?|
||Someone is stealing blood plasma meant for our soldiers in Korea.|
||Confess Or Die
||A State Dept. agent heads for eastern europe in search of a reporter who has disappeared behind the Iron Curtain. |
||Murder In Vienna
||The Soviets are buying military supplies from the West through fronts in Vienna.|
||The University Fix
||A Bureau Of Narcotics agent goes undercover to fight drug
dealing in college.|
||A high-ranking military officer is found dead in a burned-out car.|
||Food And War
||Our man is faced with a particularly nasty piece of propaganda in post-war Europe.
||Our agent helps the French police track a stolen painting to the States.|
||The Miracle Cure
||Patience pays off in the cracking of a mail fraud involving a quack cure for cancer.|
||The Green Sedan
||Treasury agents track down a counterfeiting ring.|
||Trouble At Suez
||Our man does his part in defusing a diplomatic crisis in Egypt.