Sep. 07, 1956
30 min.
ABC TV Network

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The Adventures of Jim Bowie

Based on The Tempered Blade by Monte Barrett, this series debuted in 1956 and featured Scott Forbes as real life early 19th century American adventurer, plantation owner, and hero of the Alamo, Jim Bowie. Bowie is remembered for designing a knife that still bears his name. Episodes opened with the "chunk" of the renowned knife being thrown into a door.

Character Guide | Cast/Crew | Guest Stars
Jim Bowieplayed by Scott Forbes
played by Scott Forbes
The Knife
Yancyplayed by Robert Foulk
played by Robert Foulk
Samuel Black - Knifesmithplayed by Walter Sande
played by Walter Sande
Doctor Hogueplayed by Francis McDonald John James Audubonplayed by Robert Cornthwaite
Lucy Audubonplayed by Barbara Eiler
played by Barbara Eiler
Marquis de Lantanacplayed by Booth Colman
played by Booth Colman
Mrs. Pirrieplayed by Doris Packer
played by Doris Packer
Doctor Menardplayed by Maurice Manson
played by Maurice Manson
Royalistplayed by Jacques Scott
played by Jacques Scott
Moseplayed by Paul Thompson
played by Paul Thompson
Father Michaelplayed by Cyril Delevanti
played by Cyril Delevanti
Jeanne Brasseaurplayed by Lisa Gaye
played by Lisa Gaye
Paul Brasseaurplayed by Peter Brocco
played by Peter Brocco
LeGantplayed by Anthony Caruso
played by Anthony Caruso
Brissacplayed by Booth Colman
played by Booth Colman
Captain Marshplayed by John Craven
played by John Craven
Rafe Bradfordplayed by Mike Connors
played by Mike Connors
Papa Leprieplayed by Paul Bryar
played by Paul Bryar

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