Episode Detail: Deadline Decision - Hour of Stars
The publisher (Charles Bickford) of a small-town newspaper puts an abducted child's life in danger when he runs the crime story despite the kidnapper's demand for no press coverage. Ben: Arthur Franz. Chief: Jay C. Flippen. Mildred: Josephine Hutchinson. Smythe: John Eldredge. Elgin: Whit Bissell. Robinson: Robert Osterloh. Margaret: Vivi Janiss. Mrs. Elgin: Barbara Wooddell.