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The Adventures of Falcon (espionage adventure, starring Charles McGraw)

    (Syndicated, 1954)

    [This hard boiled spy drama began as an RKO Radio Pictures
     theatrical serial in the 1940s, went on radio in 1945, and 
     then came to TV ten years later in this Syndicated series 
     produced for distribution by NBC Films;

     Charles McGraw had been in many motion pictures before and
     after including "The Killers", "Spartacus" and "Cimarron";
     in this series he played the title role of a man whose real
     name was supposedly Mike Waring, an American agent whose
     code name was "Falcon";

     Later Charles McGraw starred in a short lived TV version of
    "Casablanca" (1955 - 1956) in the character of Rick; He 
     also had a role on the detective drama "Staccato" (1959) 

     Actor McGraw (whose birth name was Charles Butters) met 
     an unfortunate death in real life when he fell through a 
     shower glass door in 1980 at his home in Studio City, CA]


Theme: "Falcon Main & End Title"

     Composer: Irving Gertz (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the
                      1978 Index of Performed Compositions]

     2001 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the
                      2001 ASCAP ACE database]

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