Lou Belasco, a private detective (Roger C. Carmel) acquires $1 million in gems stolen from his client by killing the jewel thief. To snare him, Pete and Mac must resort to tricks used by old gumshoes. Roger C. Carmel is to small-time private eye who kills a thief and takes the $1 million in jewelry the guy had. The cops turn to Pete and Mac for a special job.
Episode number: 1x2 Production Number: 44215 Airdate: Tuesday September 16th, 1975
Switch was switching — Shows that is, by then. That was the pattern during early weeks of the 1975 season. Producers, networks, sponsors panicked easily. This episode set for Sept. 16 was actually aired on Sept 23.