Racket Squad

San Francisco policeman John Braddock takes on con artists in this effective 1950s crime series, which based some stories on actual cases. The episodes explained how the scams were set up and included a warning to the audience: `It could happen to you.'

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Season 2, Episode 49 The Family Tree

Braddock (Reed Hadley) seeks to close the book on a literary agent who swindles would-be authors. Jack Reynolds, Frances Bavier.

MIXED-ISH - In "mixed-ish," Rainbow Johnson recounts her experience growing up in a mixed-race family in the '80s and the constant dilemmas they had to face over whether to assimilate or stay true to themselves. Bow's parents Paul and Alicia decide to move from a hippie commune to the suburbs to better provide for their family. As her parents struggle with the challenges of their new life, Bow and her siblings navigate a mainstream school in which they're perceived as neither black nor white. This family's experiences illuminate the challenges of finding one's own identity when the rest of the world can't decide where you belong. (ABC/Kelsey McNeal)
MYKAL-MICHELLE HARRIS, ARICA HIMMEL, ETHAN WILLIAM CHILDRESS
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