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35 :02x01 - Count Seven!

Sep/18/1961
Ken befriends a little girl while working on a case at an amusement park. He soon finds himself on another case involving the girl's divorced parents, her father's murdered fiancee, and a stolen stuffed animal purchased as a birthday present.
Guest Stars: Jason Evers as Don Canfield | Shirley Ballard as Kay Canfield | Max Slaten as Jackson | Owen Bush as Mitch | Grace Lee Whitney as Lorraine Eldridge | Benny Baker as Joe the Waiter | Russell Arms as Ralph Truin | Lisa Plowman as Annie Canfield

36 :02x02 - The Wedding Guest

Sep/25/1961
Daphne is going to a friend's wedding in the Bahamas. She is kidnapped en route. When Sandy discovers that Daphne failed to show for the wedding, he searches for his friend, and in the process discovers some secrets about the groom.
Guest Stars: Ed Kemmer as Matt Kerwin | Kaye Elhardt as Millie Owens | Joan Marshall as Della Long | Tony Travis as Alec Hartley | Walter Woolf King as Ralph Owens | Brendan Dillon as Bertram Leach | Ronald Long as Captain Boothby | Meg Randall as Meg Leach
Director: Irving J. Moore
Story: Vicki Shill | Teleplay: Philip Saltzman

37 :02x03 - One for the Road

Oct/02/1961
Daphne has a new boyfriend, a man who wandered into town. His refusal to talk about his past has the SurfSide detectives suspicious.
Guest Stars: James Best as Ernie Jordan | Elizabeth MacRae as Margia Knight | Larry J. Blake as Square Deal Brady | Don Ross as Mort Packard
Director: Robert Douglas

38 :02x04 - Daphne, Girl Detective

Oct/09/1961
Daphne's dear friend from high school is murdered. Daphne strongly suspects the woman's husband is the murderer because of a heated argument shortly before the woman turned up dead. Daphne investigates the case on her own when neither her SurfSide detective friends nor the police will listen to her suspicions about the case.
Guest Stars: Bruce Dern as Johnny Page | Grace Raynor as Vanessa James | Lori Kaye as Sally Page
Director: Leslie Goodwins
Story: Joanne Court | Teleplay: Herman Groves

39 :02x05 - The Empty House

Oct/16/1961
Ken is hired by a businessman to keep tabs on the man's daughter. A "wild child," she becomes fascinated with an ex-con. The ex-con is murdered and the woman goes to the police and confesses to the crime, but Ken thinks she is innocent.
Guest Stars: Susan Seaforth Hayes as Shirley Battersea | Sherwood Price as Vince Laderer | Elaine Devry as Thelma Lang | Lauren Gilbert as Walter Buttersea | Sheldon Allman as Les Cosgrove | Dan Stafford as Larry Baxter
Director: Robert Douglas

40 :02x06 - Witness for the Defense

Oct/23/1961
Sandy defends himself from a drunk man. The intoxicated man falls and is later found dead, leading to charges of murder against Sandy. Dave serves as Sandy's attorney while trying to discover what really happened to the man.
Guest Stars: Lon Chaney, Jr. as Tanker Grosch | Elisha Cook as Mike Pulaski | Bartlett Robinson as Sanford Winfield Sr. | Marjorie Stapp as Goldie Locke | Cathy Chase (2) as Betty Lawrence | Charles Lane as Joseph Cooper | Nelson Leigh as Judge | Phil Arthur as Phil Compton
Director: George Waggner

41 :02x07 - Laugh for the Lady

Oct/30/1961
Dave reacquaints himself with an old girlfriend, but quickly discovers she is involved in a love triangle with a married man. He must then investigate an attempted murder resulting from the affair.
Guest Stars: Barbara Stuart as Mitzi McCoy | Mark Roberts (3) as Ted Walters | Julie Adams as Julie Owens | Benny Baker as Joe Gluck | Barry Russo as Vincent Barker | Art Lewis as Emery Lewis | Claire Carleton as Katie Williams
Director: Leslie Goodwins
Writer: Erna Lazarus

42 :02x08 - The Affairs at Hotel Delight

Nov/06/1961
A lead on a case has Ken out of town. The lead proves fruitless, but he finds himself on another case -- a kidnapping in the run-down hotel he is staying at.
Guest Stars: Leslie Parrish as Lady Lavender | Jock Gaynor as Handsome Val | Med Flory as Boffo | William Windom as Shrewdie | Dub Taylor as Tobin | Jack Mather (1) as Sheriff Fitch | John Durren as Joel | Rush Williams as Undersheriff
Director: Robert Douglas

43 :02x09 - Jonathan Wembley Is Missing

Nov/13/1961
A ventriloquist performing at the Boom Boom room finds his dummy has been stolen. He later finds it hanging by its neck from a rope. He hires Sandy to investigate.
Guest Stars: Donna Douglas as Amy | Joan O'Brien as Linda Faris | Benny Baker as Harry | Baynes Barron as Dick Hildebrand | Carole Kent as Martha McQuillian | Ray Montgomery as Sam Bennion | Paul Bryar as Chuck Landon | Elliott Reid as Rusty Bell
Director: Irving J. Moore
Songs: Linda Faris -- Get Happy

44 :02x10 - The Old School Tie

Nov/20/1961
Dave's college reunion is taking place at the Fontainebleau Hotel. The reunion opens old wounds and deep secrets, leading to murder.
Guest Stars: Gloria Talbott as Janice Walters | John Howard (2) as Eric Brenner | Adam Williams as Mel Walters | Frances Helm as Helen Todd | Pamela Curran as Mari Winslow | Benny Baker as Joe | Margaret Lindsay as Millie Brenner | Richard Crane as Lt. Gene Plehn
Songs: Cha Cha -- Baby Face

45 :02x11 - A Matter of Seconds

Nov/27/1961
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Guest Stars: Claude Akins as Harry Lodge | Steve Brodie as Sergeant Carter | Ann McCrea as Maggie | Alan Baxter as Swenson | William Schallert as Marty Kemp | Abigail Shelton as Gita | Jack Shea (2) as Officer Toomey
Director: George Waggner
Writer: Stephen Lord

46 :02x12 - Prescription for Panic

Dec/04/1961
Sandy helps investigate the murder of the brother-in-law of Joe, the worker at the Fontainbleau. The dead man's psychiatrist has an unusual interest in Sandy's progress in the case, leading Sandy to suspect that the doctor may know more than she has told the police.
Guest Stars: Allison Hayes as Lotta | Benny Baker as Waiter | Kathleen Crowley as Dr. Leslie Halliday | Brad Weston as Chick | Douglas Henderson as Matt | Pamela Austin as Lucibelle | John Dennis as Frankie Merrill | Phillip Angeloff as Sam
Director: Sidney Salkow

47 :02x13 - A Slight Case of Chivalry

Dec/18/1961
A man whom Dave once worked for in New York is missing, and a number of people are looking for him: a woman claiming to be his wife, a bounty hunter looking to bring the man in because of a murder charge, and the police. Dave looks for his one-time employer while trying to discover who is telling the truth about the man.
Guest Stars: John Dehner as Dan Castle | Roxanne Arlen as Chloe | Ann Robinson (1) as Penelope Carmody | George Petrie as Hubert Leebie
Director: Harold Schuster

48 :02x14 - Pattern for a Frame

Dec/25/1961
A woman falls and twists her ankle near Ken as he is enjoying a day on the beach. He helps the woman, unaware that she is part of a man's plan to frame Ken for a murder.
Guest Stars: Myrna Fahey as Valerie Grant | Adam Williams as Willie Cleveland | Robert Cornthwaite as Jason Street | Jack Mather (1) as Jim Reagen | Kem Dibbs as Augie Dana | Don 'Red' Barry as Lt. Snedigar
Director: Irving J. Moore
Songs: Cha Cha -- The Tourist Trade

49 :02x15 - The Roust

Jan/01/1962
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Guest Stars: David White (1) as Bernard "Chilly" Childress | Vito Scotti as Marcus | Elizabeth MacRae as Marcy Johnson | Reedy Talton as Pete Minor
Director: Robert Douglas

50 :02x16 - The Quarterback

Jan/08/1962
Lt. Plehn's younger brother is the quarterback for a team playing in the Orange Bowl. He is being blackmailed into throwing the football game by a woman who claims she has incriminating evidence against Lt. Plehn. Sandy tries to discover the truth before the game starts.
Guest Stars: Janet Lake as Myrna Weston | Sandy Kevin as Tom Plehn | Bronwyn Fitzsimmons as Jenny | Tucker Smith as Turk Williams | Herman Rudin as Max Borden | Lyle Latell as Coach Rice | Al Avalon as Wally Barker | Bob Shield (1) as Harry Lyle
Director: Paul Landres

51 :02x17 - Separate Checks

Jan/15/1962
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Guest Stars: Roy Roberts as Cliff Thornton | Gordon Jones (1) as Garth | Bruce Gordon (1) as Joe Vodka | Joseph Gallison as Joe-Too | Lewis Charles as Shoopy Jacobs | Naura Hayden as Lynn | Barbara Jo Allen as Elaine Bradford | Sandra Knight as Kathy | Jake Sheffield as Ralphie
Director: Sidney Salkow
Writer: Ed Waters
Songs: Cha Cha -- Lover Come Back to Me

52 :02x18 - Artful Deceit

Jan/22/1962
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Guest Stars: Chad Everett as Roger Coleman | Angela Greene as Marie Cameron | John Archer (1) as Wilbur Law | Danielle de Metz as Vicki Falvay | Christine Nelson (1) as Peggy | Stephen Coit as Charles Bell | Marjorie Bennett as Abbie
Director: Charles Rondeau

53 :02x19 - Anniversary Special

Jan/29/1962
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Guest Stars: William Windom as Robby Brooks | Jeanne Cooper as Lois Brooks | Sallie Janes as Leda | John Hiestand as Henry Tewksbury | Sid Kane as Elder | Glen Vernon as Trask | Max Showalter as Ned Martin (as Casey Adams)
Director: Robert Douglas

54 :02x20 - The Surfside Swindle

Feb/05/1962
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Guest Stars: Gerald Mohr as Dawson Wells | Ernest Sarracino as Garibaldi Dinato | Dabbs Greer as Finney Tate | Lisa Montell as Nancy Dinato | Collette Lyons as Mrs. Myer
Director: George Waggner

55 :02x21 - Who Is Sylvia?

Feb/12/1962
Sylvia, the designer and head of a swimsuit company, disappears, and Dave is hired to find her. When her husband is found murdered she is Lt. Plehn's chief suspect, but Dave and Ken have found evidence that points to other suspects.
Guest Stars: E.J. Andre as Manager | Karen Steele as Sylvia Morton | Karl Swenson as Charlie Haynes | Joan Marshall as Mildred Haynes | Jack Cassidy as Val Morton | Sandra Warner as Irene | Vana Leslie as Gloria
Writer: Lee Loeb
Songs: Cha Cha -- The Cha Cha Twist

56 :02x22 - Find Leroy Burdette

Feb/19/1962
A woman from South Carolina hires Ken to find the boyfriend who jilted her. Ken's investigation leads him to Lt. Plehn's investigation of a murdered mobster.
Guest Stars: Herb Vigran as Al | Susan Seaforth Hayes as Aimee Tucker | Noah Keen as Monte Argus | Fred Graham as Hank | Nancy Valentine as Wilma Argus | Fred Villani as Ziggy
Director: Robert Douglas
Songs: Cha Cha -- Baby Face

57 :02x23 - Many a Slip

Feb/26/1962
A friend of Sandy's, the director of a lingerie fashion show, is missing. While investigating the disappearance, another member of the entourage is found dead. Only Sandy disputes the claim that the death was a suicide.
Guest Stars: Kathryn Hays as Joy Allen | Ed Kemmer as Bobby Edwards | Whit Bissell as Hank Fenton | John Hubbard as Guy Fox | Ann Carroll (1) as Julie Fox | Barnaby Hale as Griff Hunter | Cathy Downs as Mavis Fenton | Darlene Lucht as Alaskan Model
Songs: Cha Cha -- Make Love With a Guitar

58 :02x24 - The Green Beret

Mar/05/1962
Dave is recalled to active military duty. While he is officially acting as a training officer, he is also serving as an investigator: military intelligence knows that there is a spy in the unit Dave is commanding. Dave needs to find the spy and the spy's contact before a simulated attack on a nuclear power plant can be sabotaged.
Guest Stars: Adam Williams as Henry Gifford | Bart Burns as Mike Reagan | Richard Benedict as MSgt. Steve Belka | Rayford Barnes as Carl Hinbest | Bert Remsen as Sgt. Owen Crawford | Brad Weston as Sgt. Charlie Lightfoot | Ray Montgomery as Richards | Toni Gerry as Alice Mercer | Elaine Martone as Marian Scott | Kenneth R. MacDonald as Major Croton | Jimmy Cavanaugh as Colonel Morgan
Director: Paul Landres
Songs: Cha Cha -- Bei Mir Bist Du Schon

59 :02x25 - Vendetta Arms

Mar/12/1962
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Guest Stars: Dennis Hopper as Trask | Robert H. Harris as Max Mishkin | John Marley as Willie Pergola | James Flavin as Albert Sparks | William Woodson as Travers | Ralf Harolde as Durgan | Jack Halliday as Garber
Director: Robert Sparr

60 :02x26 - A Piece of Tommy Minor

Mar/19/1962
A singing star's manager hires Sandy to help the young performer out of his gambling debt to the mob. Sandy has to prove the mob is operating an illegal gambling boat outside of territorial waters while steering clear of vengeful mobsters.
Guest Stars: Lee Philips as Eddie Groves | Tom Drake as Al Dickens | Kenny Roberts as Tommy Minor | Ann McCrea as Lola Scott | Paul Dubov as Vic Tatum | Penny Santon as Momma | Pegeen Rose as Lucille Dickens | Murray Kamelhar as Cato | The Frankie Ortega Trio as Themselves
Writer: John O'Dea
Songs: Tommy Minor -- Bye Bye Blackbird, Tommy Minor -- You and the Night and the Music

61 :02x27 - Portrait of Nicole

Mar/26/1962
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Guest Stars: Roxanne Arlen as Nicole Johnson #1 | Francine York as Nicole Johnson #2 | Kathryn Givney as Mrs. Wellman | Laurie Mitchell as Gloria Claire | Ken Swofford as Garth | Don C. Harvey as George Crane | Peggy McCay as Mrs. Nicole Crane | Mike Road as Paul Burnett
Director: Otto Lang

62 :02x28 - Elegy for a Bookkeeper

Apr/02/1962
Ken suspects the murder of a one-time client in prison was arranged from outside, but in order to prove it he has to make everyone believe that the murdered man is alive and freed from prison. The racket boss turns to Dave after Dave and Ken break up following a heated argument, hoping that Dave will double-cross Ken.
Guest Stars: Arch Johnson as Emery Stark | Alex Gerry as Bernie Witt | Ross Elliott as Frank Eliot | Charles Irving as Richard Weldon | Robert Bice as Charlie Coates | Charles Seel as Max Carlson | Shirley Knight as Jan Coates | Les Hellman as Rondo
Director: Paul Landres

63 :02x29 - The Money Game

Apr/09/1962
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Guest Stars: Gerald Mohr as Hermes Doratis | Nico Minardos as Prince Karan | Roxane Berard as Princess Cassida | Christopher Dark as General Hakim | Charles Lane as Cyrus Radford | Margo Moore as Margo
Director: George Waggner
Songs: Cha Cha -- You Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby

64 :02x30 - Irish Pride

Apr/16/1962
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Guest Stars: Richard Karlan as Woolly Grant | Malachy McCourt as Dan O'Brien | Sheldon Allman as Schubert | Harold Peary as R.K. Mountain | Terence de Marney as Tobe
Director: Sidney Salkow
Writer: Ed Waters
Songs: Ken, Dave, and Cha Cha -- When Irish Eyes Are Smiling

65 :02x31 - Green Bay Riddle

Apr/23/1962
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Guest Stars: Lisa Gaye as Henri | Kathie Browne as Peggy Allen | Simon Scott as Chris Nordheim | Lee Farr as Charles Allen | Frank Ferguson as Sheriff Boyd | Barney Phillips as Murphy | Harvey Korman as Prosecutor | Donald May as Richie Linden
Director: Jeffrey Hayden
Story: Whitman Chambers | Teleplay: Herbert Purdom

66 :02x32 - Love Song for a Deadly Redhead

Apr/30/1962
A lounge singer receives a threatening note and phones an L.A. detective for assistance. The detective, a friend of the SurfSide detectives, arrives in Miami to investigate, but soon finds himself in the hospital and charged with murder after visiting the home of a redhead. The SurfSide detectives must solve the case in order to save their friend.
Guest Stars: Roger Smith as Jeff Spencer | Edd Byrnes as Kookie | Bobby Troup as Dooley Baker | Shary Marshall as Carol McKay | John Kellogg as Larry Dermott | Tom Cound as Clarke Tinsley | Grace Lee Whitney as Bernice | Clegg Hoyt as Ozzie Rupert
Writer: Dean Riesner
Songs: Dooley -- Sometimes I'm Happy

67 :02x33 - Dead Heat

May/07/1962
A mob bookie hires Dave, the man responsible for putting him away, from prison to check on threatening phone calls his wife has been receiving. His wife is part of the threat scheme, put on in order to find where the man hid $100,000 before he was sent to prison. A rival mob is also interested because they feel the missing money is theirs.
Guest Stars: Walter Mathews as Morty Karlin | Jeanne Cooper as Della Bogart | Warren Stevens as Sebastian | Stacy Harris as Buck Lavery | Harp McGuire as Barney Bogart | Melora Conway as Peggy | Saul Gorss as Receptionist | Cynthia Lynn as Miss Knox
Writer: Jerry Thomas

68 :02x34 - Squeeze Play

May/14/1962
A young woman asks Ken to investigate a man romantically interested in her mother. The man is running a con game involving "can't miss" horse race bets, taking the woman for $10,000. When he turns up dead, the woman confesses to his murder, Ken fears to save her daughter from being charged with the crime.
Guest Stars: Andrea King as Martha Wilder | Laraine Stephens as Lydia Wilder | Ted de Corsia as Sam Tustin | Hal Bokar as Lew Grimes | Jack De Mave as Lloyd Preston | Peter Breck as Harry Sturgis | Virginia Stefan as Nora Tustin
Director: Robert Sparr
Writer: Ken Pettus
Songs: Cha Cha -- Pretty Baby

69 :02x35 - A Private Eye for Beauty

May/21/1962
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Guest Stars: John Dehner as Francisco Hernandez | Dawn Wells as Consuelo Hernandez | Miguel Ángel Landa as Roberto Ybarra | Elaine Devry as Denise | Elizabeth Harrower as Mrs. Newcomb | Jerry Oddo as Carlos | Ulla Stromstedt as Miss Scandia | Roger Carroll (1) as M.C.
Director: Irving J. Moore
Songs: Cha Cha -- Lover Come Back to Me

70 :02x36 - Masquerade

May/28/1962
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Guest Stars: Ralph Manza as Martinelli | Robert Dowdell as Eric Hirsh | Willard Sage as Manheim | Ernest Sarracino as Luigi | Larry J. Blake as Ed Williamson | Bill Couch as Mack | Eva Norde as Margo Hafner | Charles H. Radilak as Carl Hafner
Director: Paul Landres

71 :02x37 - Pawn's Gambit

Jun/04/1962
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Guest Stars: Kathie Browne as Jennifer | Otto Waldis as Darius Frimmel | Lucy Prentis as Martha Denker | Howard McLeod as Sgt. Bellows | Nolan Leary as John Brecker | Michael St. Angel as Father Damon
Director: Jeffrey Hayden

72 :02x38 - The Neutral Corner

Jun/11/1962
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Guest Stars: Allyson Ames as Lydia Macklin | Grace Lee Whitney as Wendy Peters | Douglas Dick as Weston | Steve Gravers as Nicky Match | Steven Marlo as Lundy | Chad Everett as Bongo Macklin | Alan Carney as Harry Crofty
Director: Jeffrey Hayden

73 :02x39 - House on Boca Key

Jun/18/1962
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Guest Stars: Patricia Blair as Allison Haley | Alan Baxter as Lou Triplett | George Petrie as Ernie Wexler | E.J. Andre as Captain Willisett | Ahna Capri as Anne | Harry Holcombe as Charles Martin | Steve Mitchell (1) as Roberts | Frank Richards as Bartender | Jack Easton, Jr. as Tommy Martin | Jackson Halliday as Tottlinger
Director: Robert Sparr

74 :02x40 - Midnight for Prince Charming

Jun/25/1962
A man seeks to hire Ken to investigate whether his wife is cheating with another man. Ken is unaware of the fact that the couple is attempting to establish a scam with the man named as the third member of a "love triangle" as the victim; however, since that man is a friend of Ken he will not take the case. The scam becomes apparent -- only after an acquaintance of the scheming couple is found murdered.
Guest Stars: Jo Morrow as Laura Jarrett | R.G. Armstrong as Paul Wyatt | Richard Benedict as Harry Noonan | Howard McLeod as Detective Bellows | George Cisar as Cable | Joe Forte as Manager | Mike Road as Dave Jarrett
Director: George Waggner
Writer: Ken Pettus
Songs: Cha Cha -- Zing! Went the Strings of My Heart
Warning: SurfSide 6 guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: ABC ( USA)
Airs: Mondays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: October 03, 1960
Ended: June 25, 1962
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