T.H.E. Cat (1966–1967)
16 Sep. 1966To Kill a Priest
T. Hewitt Edward Cat is engaged to protect a priest sentenced to death by a cabal of extortioners.
23 Sep. 1966Sandman
Cat tries to prevent his cat burglar mentor from stealing a rare gem from a mobster.
30 Sep. 1966Payment Overdue
Cat tries to protect a small time press agent from mobsters.
7 Oct. 1966Brotherhood
A hoodlum holds a teenage girl at gunpoint, demanding that Cat bring the girl's policeman father to him so that he can kill him before his mob associates do, all as retribution for something that happened 17 years earlier.
14 Oct. 1966Little Arnie from Long Ago
A gangster is released from prison after serving 30 years. He wants to get back into the rackets, and refuses to accept that the times have changed. McAllister, who lost his left hand to the gangster's bullets before he was jailed, is determined to put the man back in prison again.
21 Oct. 1966None to Weep, None to Mourn
The widow of the head of a Gypsy clan hires Cat to protect the man's son as he spends the night in the traditional mourning of his father. She believes her husband was murdered, and the same people who killed him want to kill the son.
28 Oct. 1966Moment of Truth
Cat offers his protection to a famous bullfighter who is marked for murder.
4 Nov. 1966Marked for Death
Cat must save Pepe, who has been marked for death by a gypsy king.
18 Nov. 1966Crossing at Destino Bay
Cat is involved in a deadly cat and mouse incident at a ferry crossing.
25 Nov. 1966To Bell T.H.E. Cat
Cat protects an artist who sketches a picture of an underworld henchman at the scene of a murder.
2 Dec. 1966Curtains for Miss Winslow
An actress past her prime hires Cat to protect her from someone who is out to kill her.
9 Dec. 1966King of Limpets
Cat is hired by a young woman to protect a boy from a group of assassins, but is she really looking out for the boy's best interests?
16 Dec. 1966The System
Cat rescues a kidnapped scientist and tries to keep him safe from a ruthless monarch.
23 Dec. 1966The Canary Who Lost His Voice
Cat is hired to protect the owner of a cheap goods store from a deported mob boss who has risked his freedom in coming back to the U.S. just to kill the man.
30 Dec. 1966The Ring of Anasis
Cat is hired to protect an antique collector who has been marked for death.
6 Jan. 1967Queen of Diamonds, Knave of Hearts
A countess, an old friend of Cat's, hires him to retrieve a necklace she gave to a blackmailing ex-lover of hers, before her husband finds out. Unfortunately, the blackmailer is now using the necklace as collateral to cover his gambling debts.
13 Jan. 1967A Hot Place to Die
In an episode filmed entirely in the daylight---a change of pace for this nocturnal series---Cat tries to protect a man and woman as they ride through the desert in the blazing sun, trying to evade the sadistic mobster the man is scheduled to testify against.
20 Jan. 1967A Slight Family Trait
Cat tries to dissuade the daughter of an old friend who is determined to start a career as a cat burglar by cracking the safe of a dangerous king aboard his ship. And the king has something he wants no one to know about, and is willing to kill to keep it a secret.
27 Jan. 1967If Once You Fail
Cat's girlfriend witnesses the killing of a man who was to testify against a mob boss, and she sees the face of the killer. But while protecting her, Cat is himself wounded and his girlfriend is killed. Her twin sister offers to set herself up as a decoy, but Cat is determined to avenge the killer himself.
3 Feb. 1967Design for Death
The owner of fashion agency orders the murder of model who had been carrying a set of counterfeit passport plates. Now one of the model's friends is also a target, and Cat is told he must produce the plates to save her life.
10 Feb. 1967Matter Over Mind
Informed by a mind reader that Cat is out to kill him, a mobster decides to kill Cat first.
17 Feb. 1967The Blood-Red Night
Cat is hired by an elderly woman who believes the priceless ruby she has long owned is a death curse for anyone else. She believes someone wants to kill her before she has the ruby cut into three pieces, which she thinks will end the curse.
24 Feb. 1967The Ninety Percent Blues
Entertainer Timmie Taylor is under complete control of a gangster and is desperate to get out of his contract. Cat is enlisted to not only protect him physically but also solve his dilemma permanently.
10 Mar. 1967The Long Chase
Cat is asked by police to locate and help capture an escaped cop killer who is holding a nurse hostage in the heights of a shipyard factory complex. The killer is an old friend who once saved Cat's life.
24 Mar. 1967Twenty-One and Out
Cat tries to protect a woman who is slated to testify against a crime boss, who has put up a $200,000 bounty for anyone who kills her.