Excerpt from "THE GRAPEVINE"
SPEC 16 Magazine, November 1971
PETE DUEL--who likes to grow a beard when he's not filming--is starring in a TV play that will only be seen in the Los Angeles area! Boo hoo! Pete 's starring in the network KCET's Hollywood Television Theatre's production of The Scarecrow--a made-for-TV special dramatic production that will be aired later in the year. And didya see Pete's TV sidekick, BEN MURPHY, when his guest-starring role on Mod Squad was re-run? Ben did a complete about-face from his usual comedy-type role on Alias Smith and Jones by playing a real bad guy! He was great! Here's more good news about Pete and Ben. The first episode of Alias Smith and Jones for the new TV season will be 90 minutes long--a full hour and a half instead of the usual 60 minutes. This special first segment airs Thursday, September 16, at 7:30 PM (ET) on ABC. Don't miss it...
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