CHANIN HALE IS IN THIS ONE
WHAT GOT INTO HIM?
RIGHT. GAMBLING. WE'LL BUST IT.
First, let's go revisit some great red and white sofas.
G.D. Spradlin - We'd know you anywhere!
This is Bill and Joe's hotel room by the elevator shaft.
HOLD THE PHONE
Time for Jack Webb vs. A Basket of Fruit
A Basket of Fruit
Let's get a cocktail and try to get invited to an underground poker game!
This place is miles from The Usual Bar Set - Look at that acre of tchotchkes!
BOBBY TROUP WINS THE AWARD FOR BEST DRAGNET BARTENDER
G.D. Spradlin's characters drive me nuts.
Let's go ride out to John Sebastian's place for illegal gambling!
Here's our cool, cantilevered house in the Hollywood Hills:
From this angle, it makes one think a bit of Megan Draper's west coast home on Mad Men (season seven). Actually, this episode would be concurrent with the that season of Mad Men.
Mad Men has already brought up Dragnet, as has been noted.
All the action we will see from here on out will be all on John McCarthy and/or Sturtevant-styled sound stages.
More rosettes and gold, even gold carpet.
(click to enlarge)
Little walking tour through it:
She sparkles and sparkles!
I AM HOLDING A GLASS
(G.D. is in love with Bill.)
The flower pattern on the percolator looks like one that Corning used forever.
YUM YUM I'M JACK WEBB AND I LIKE COFFEE
SUZY DRAGNET LIKES COFFEE TOO
LEAVE HER OUT OF IT
Here are some familiar faces around the poker table:
And John Sebastian, of course - he was everywhere!
They found an incredible ice bucket for Bobby:
Wow. Truly. What an ice bucket.
Chanin Hale Costume Change!
Vincent Dee found her a very glam, though less sparkly, dress for Day Two.
BOBBY WE SEE YOU LOOKING
Looks like Len Wayland and the guy that plays Danny Galindo:
HEY CHANIN HERE IS HOW MARKED CARDS WORK
Nathaniel C. Calvin
Now serving his term
in the State Penitentiary,
San Quentin, California.
Jack Webb as Sergeant Joe Friday
Harry Morgan as Officer Bill Gannon
Chanin Hale as Dottie Taylor
G.D. Spradlin as Tom Arbyrd
Bobby Troup as Harry Mahan
John Sebastian as Nate Calvin / Nathaniel C. Calvin
Len Wayland as Captain Nelson
Ira Cook as First Player
John Gilgreen as Second Player
Marco Lopez as Officer Danny Galindo (or "Officer")
Art Direction - John E. Chilberg, II
Set Decor - John McCarthy & John Sturtevant
Costumes - Vincent Dee
Written by James Doherty
Aired 13 March 1969
See you on Dixieland Road,