A Substantial Gift

Police SquadA bank teller who’s deep in debt stages a holdup of her own bank, and leaves evidence pointing to a rather nondescript man who just happened to be there, and Frank Drebin is there. Police Squad, a special division of the police department, swings into action and discovers that one person’s story doesn’t add up. Now it’s up to Frank to figure out who that person is…

Season 1 Regular Cast: Leslie Nielsen (Frank Drebin), Alan North (Ed Hawkins), Rex Hamilton (Abraham Lincoln)

written by Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker and David Zucker
directed by Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker and David Zucker
music by Ira Newborn

Special Guest Star: Lorne Greene (as himself)

Guest Cast: Ed Williams (Mr. Olson), William Duell (Johnny), Barbara Tarbuck (Mr. Twice), Terry Wills (Jim), Terrence Beasor (Dr. Zubatsky), Russell Shannon (Ralph Twice), Jimmy Briscoe (Cop), Kathryn Leigh Scott (Sally)

Alternate Title: The Broken Promise

LogBook entry by Earl Green

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