Salvage 1
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Title: Salvage 1
Format: Live-action
Running time: 60 min.
country: USA
Network: ABC
Seasons: 2
Episodes: 19
Production company: Bennett/Katleman Productions
Columbia Pictures Television
Executive producers: Harve Bennett; Harris Katleman
Producers: Ralph Sariego; Carl Pingitore; Craig Schiller; Mike Lloyd Ross
Principal cast: Andy Griffith; Joel Higgins; Trish Stewart
Air dates
First aired: January 20th, 1979
Last aired: December 9th, 1979

Salvage 1 is an American science fiction television series of the comedy subgenre. It was produced by Bennett/Katleman Productions and Columbia Pictures Television and aired for two seasons on ABC from January to December, 1979, totalling nineteen episodes (15 aired episodes). The main character of the show is Harry Broderick who owns and operates the Jettison Scrap and Salvage Company. Along with his trusty companions, he travels to various ports of call looking to salvage whatever scraps he can, ultimately involving them all in a series of misadventures including aliens, robots, natural disasters and missing treasure. The series starred Andy Griffith as Harry Broderick, Joel Higgins as retired astronaut Addison "Skip" Carmichael and Trish Stewart as NASA fuel expert Melanie Slozar. Recurring guest stars on the show include J. Jay Saunders as Mack, Richard Jaeckel as Jack Klinger and Richard Eastham as Brinks.

Episodes Edit

Season One Edit


Episode Title Airdate
1x0 Salvage January 20th, 1979
1x1 Dark Island January 29th, 1979
1x2 Shangri-la Lil February 5th, 1979
1x3 Shelter Five February 12th, 1979
1x4 The Haunting of Manderley Mansion February 26th, 1979
1x5 The Bugatti Treasure March 5th, 1979
1x6 Golden Orbit (Part 1) March 12th, 1979
1x7 Golden Orbit (Part 2) March 19th, 1979
1x8 Operation Breakout April 2nd, 1979
1x9 Mermadon April 16th, 1979
1x10 Up, Up and Away May 14th, 1979
1x11 Energy Solution May 21st, 1979
1x12 Confederate Gold May 28th, 1979

Season Two Edit

Episode Title Airdate
2x1 Hard Water (Part 1) November 4th, 1979
2x2 Hard Water (Part 2) November 11th, 1979
2x3 Diamond Volcano November 18th, 1979 [1]
2x4 Dry Spell November 25th, 1979 [1]
2x5 Harry's Doll December 2nd, 1979 [1]
2x6 Round Up December 9th, 1979 [1]

Notes & Trivia Edit

  • The final four episodes of the series went unaired during the program's original broadcast. They were finally aired for the first time years later on The Nostalgia Channel in the 1990s.

See also Edit

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References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 This episode was originally scheduled to air on this date, but the series was pulled from broadcast before any further episodes could air.

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