The adventures of a newspaper reporter covering the world of cops and gangsters in 1920s Chicago.
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Series cast summary:
Dorothy Provine ...  Pinky Pinkham 45 episodes, 1960-1962
Donald May ...  Pat Garrison 42 episodes, 1960-1962
Gary Vinson ...  Chris Higbee 39 episodes, 1960-1962
Mike Road ...  Lt. Joe Switolski 37 episodes, 1960-1962
James Flavin ...  Robert Howard / ... 33 episodes, 1960-1962
Louise Glenn Louise Glenn ...  Gladys 30 episodes, 1960-1962
Rex Reason ...  Scott Norris 28 episodes, 1960-1961
John Dehner ...  Duke Williams 27 episodes, 1960-1962
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The adventures of a newspaper reporter covering the world of cops and gangsters in 1920s Chicago.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 October 1960 (USA) See more »

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Runtime:

(48 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono (RCA Sound Recording)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Way Back When
24 August 2006 | by oniowa1See all my reviews

"The Roaring 20's" was a "must see TV" at our house way back when! I remember watching this show week after week! Dorothy Provine as "Pinky Pinkam" was a very believable character. The show had a lot of action and some really good entertainment. I can still hear Pinky singing "Someone To Watch Over Me" is a kind of sad way at the loss of a boyfriend. Donald May and Rex Reason were great as newspaper reporters, both after the affections of Miss Pinkam. There were always car chases and shoot em ups to be had as well as plenty of mysteries to be solved. This show and "The Untouchables" went hand in hand and I so wish TV Land network would realize that us "Baby Boomers" are out here waiting for our shows to turn up on their network! Many "Boomers" would also like to be able to have these shows available to us in a DVD format.


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