Pic of the Day: “The Long Shot” revisited

Let’s end the work week with another look at “The Long Shot,” the episode of Racket Squad that provided Timothy with one of his first speaking roles in Hollywood. It was first broadcast on July 3, 1952. Frankie the torpedo, who is not exactly Einstein, is attempting to reassure his boss (Edward Keane, on the right; I’m not sure who the other fellow is) that all is well with their phoney sweepstakes tickets scheme.

The Long Shot - 1952

Tim appeared in a two-part episode of Gang Busters later that same year, “The Tri-State Gang,” but the episode has apparently been lost. Please revisit this post to learn more. Consider it another Holy Grail of Careyana. It’s out there somewhere…

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