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Series regulars or semi-regulars in 'Flamingo Road' from 1970-1982:



1970-1982 Episode Guide for 'Flamingo Road':


(Episodes with dates prior to 1970 aired as reruns.)

January 6, 1981: The Hostages
Season 1, episode 1
W: Howard Lakin   D: Edward H. Feldman

With Glenn Robards (Jasper), Alejandro Rey (Lorca), Joe Penny (Nick Walker), Judith Chapman (Terry Walker), Karen Rushmore (Candy), Marte Boyle Slout (Mrs. Allison).
This series picks up where the 1980 TV-movie left off, as Sheriff Titus Semple hardens his grip on Truro by double-crossing a drug dealer, who takes revenge by abducting Semple's deputy Fielding Carlyle and his new bride Constance.

January 13, 1981: Illicit Weekend
Season 1, episode 2
W: Margaret Armen   D: John Newland

With John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Vernon Weddle, James Ingersoll.
Newly-married Fielding Carlyle, who is running for the state Senate, runs away from spoiled wife Constance and takes his mistress, Lane Ballou, to a campaign speech with him in Tallahassee; electronic bugs placed in Lute-Mae Sanders' gambling house give Sheriff Semple a formidable weapon to use against various people.

January 20, 1981: The Titus Tapes
Season 1, episode 3
W: Ann Ellis, Ellis Marcus   D: Don Weis

With Michael DeLano (Frank Coyne), John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Royce D. Applegate (Tiny), Karen Rushmore (Candy).
Titus bugs the rooms above Lute-Mae's bar for the purpose of blackmailing various people, including Lane Ballou; Lane runs into an old acquaintance familiar with her unsavory past.

January 27, 1981: A Mother's Revenge
Season 1, episode 4
W: Robert Blees   D: Bob Sweeney

With Alice Hirson (Mary Troy), John Lisbon Wood (Arsonist), Sandy Ward.
Suspicions concerning the Weldon mill fire flare up again when an angry, grieving mother threatens to expose Sheriff Semple; Fielding learns a damaging secret about his political rival, and has a big fight with Constance just before an important speech.

February 3, 1981: The Fish Fry
Season 1, episode 5
W: Richard Morgan   D: Nicholas Sgarro

With his popularity at an all-time low, Fielding fortifies himself with drink before an election speech at a fish fry.

February 10, 1981: The Election
Season 1, episode 6
W: John T. Dugan   D: Bob Sweeney

With John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Melinda Fee (Pat Simmons), Charles Castillo (Juan Lopez), Jason Bernard (Carl Turner), E. Lamont Johnson (George Turner).
As the election nears, Sam asks Elmo to endorse Fielding in the state Senate race and the Wheldon mansion fills with family and friends in anticiaption of a Fielding victory celebration.

February 17, 1981: Jealous Wife
Season 1, episode 7
W: Margaret Armen   D: Fernando Lamas

With Michael DeLano (Frank Coyne), Charles Robinson (Phil), John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Michael Baseleon (Slade), Lane Binkley (Roxy), Marte Boyle Slout (Mrs. Allison).
In a victory celebration following Fielding's election, Constance finds Fielding and Lane Ballou locked in a passionate embrace and asks Sheriff Titus to run Lane out of town.

March 3, 1981: Trapped
Season 1, episode 8
W: Kathleen A. Shelley   D: Barry Crane

With John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Jason Bernard (Carl Turner), Charles Castillo (Juan Lopez), E. Lamont Johnson (George Turner), Stacy Keach Sr. (Senator Potter).
As Skipper prepares to leave Truro behind, his father is seriously injured in an accident that Skipper blames on himself.

March 9, 1981: Bad Girl
Season 1, episode 9
W: Howard Lakin   D: Edward H. Feldman

With Michael Baseleon (Slade), Charles Robinson (Phil), Joel Bailey (Tony), Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Royce D. Applegate (Tiny).
A seemingly innocent girl, but who actually has a sordid past, sets her sights on Skipper; Lane is terrified when an old acquaintance is killed in an "accident."

March 10, 1981: Secrets
Season 1, episode 10
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Barry Crane

With Michael Baseleon (Slade), Joel Bailey (Tony), Charles Robinson (Phil), Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Sandra Kerns (Beth MacDonald), Trisha Noble (Vanessa Curtis).
Constance is bent on destroying Skipper's new romance; Lane meets an old friend who warns her that three people with whom they shared a secret have mysteriously died in recent weeks.

March 17, 1981: They Drive By Night
Season 1, episode 11
W: Frank V. Furino   D: Michael Preece

With Michael Baseleon (Slade), Michael DeLano (Frank Coyne), Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Sandra Kerns (Beth MacDonald), Charles Robinson (Phil), John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Royce D. Applegate (Tiny).
Despite Sam Curtis' proposal of marriage, Lane Ballou rushes to Fielding Carlyle after he injures Christie in a car accident that could ruin his political career.

March 17, 1981: Hell Hath No Fury
Season 1, episode 12
W: Howard Lakin   D: Barry Crane

With Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Sandra Kerns (Beth MacDonald), Charles Robinson (Phil), Michael DeLano (Frank Coyne), Michael Baseleon (Slade), John Shearin (Deputy Tyler), Glenn Robards (Jasper), William Phipps (Senator Roberts), Royce D. Applegate (Tiny).
Constance, in a jealous rage after finding Lane with her husband, goes on a drinking binge and attempts to seduce Sam.

April 2, 1981: Bad Chemistry
Season 1, episode 13
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Paul Stanley

With Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Michael Baseleon (Slade), Joel Bailey (Tony), Sandra Kerns (Beth MacDonald).
A chemical leak threatens to close down the mill and could impoverish the town unless Field persuades the state Senate to allow them more time for a clean-up.

April 2, 1981: Hurricane
Season 1, episode 14
W: Margaret Armen   D: Edward H. Feldman

With Denise Galik-Furey (Christie Kovacs), Marcia Rodd (Alice Kovacs), Michael Baseleon (Slade), Joel Bailey (Tony), Sandra Kerns (Beth MacDonald).
The killers tracking Lane seek refuge from a hurricane in Lute-Mae's place.





November 3, 1981: The Arrangement
Season 2, episode 1
W: Bill D'Avray   D: Ron Satlof

With Stacy Keach Sr. (Senator Potter), Bill Morey (Dr. Austin).
The second season picks up where the first left off: Constance may never walk again after falling from the second-floor landing of Lute-Mae's; Eudora overhears a long-kept secret.

November 10, 1981: The Victim
Season 2, episode 2
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Paul Stanley

With Joel Bailey (Tony), Charles Robinson (Phil), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Peter Horton (Scott), Stacy Keach Sr. (Senator Potter), Richard Young (Steve).
Titus is reluctant to investigate when Lute-Mae is raped by the son of an influential Truro family.

November 17, 1981: The Substitute
Season 2, episode 3
W: Margaret Armen   D: Gabrielle Beaumont

With Glenn Robards (Jasper), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Carmen Zapata (Lupe), William Marquez (Ernesto), Julio Mendin (Luis), Jason Bernard (Carl Turner).
Field campaigns aggressively to renovate the barrio -- until he learns the identity of the slumlord.

November 24, 1981: The Intruder
Season 2, episode 4
W: Joel Steiger, Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Paul Stanley

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Andra Akers (Vanessa Curtis), Richard Young (Steve).
Sam battles a ruthless tycoon who wants him out of the bidding for a valuable section of waterfront property; Claude catches Field in a restaurant with another woman.

December 8, 1981: The Stranger
Season 2, episode 5
W: Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Stan Lathan

With William Windom (Charlie Banks), Richard Young (Steve).
Lane is distressed by the appearance of her long-lost father; Tyrone plans to buy, then demolish, the Cuban barrio.

December 15, 1981: The Powers That Be
Season 2, episode 6
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Kim Friedman

With Charles Robinson (Phil), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Janis Paige (Jenny), Richard Young (Steve).
Tyrone tries to gain Field's support by showing him how easily he can ruin his political career; Claude wants to put Eudora in a mental hospital; Constance reveals that she is able to walk.

December 22, 1981: Little Foxes
Season 2, episode 7
W: Kathleen A. Shelley   D: Alan Cooke

With Joel Bailey (Tony), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper).
On Christmas Eve in Truro, Tyrone wants Titus to evict the Cubans from his newly acquired barrio property; Constance seeks the attention of Julio.

January 5, 1982: Old Friends
Season 2, episode 8
W: Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Larry Elikann

With Joel Bailey (Tony), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper).
Angry over losing the barrio, Tyrone buys the local bank and forecloses on Claude's paper mill.

January 12, 1982: Strange Bedfellows
Season 2, episode 9
W: Joyce Perry   D: Nick Havinga

With Joel Bailey (Tony), Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Carmen Zapata (Lupe).
Titus faces tough competition for re-election when Elmo throws his hat into the ring; Constance has a tryst with Julio.

January 19, 1982: Heatwave
Season 2, episode 10
W: Judy Merl, Paul Eric Myers   D: Stan Lathan

With Joel Bailey (Tony), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez).
Field has the mill's books audited; Constance travels to Tallahassee to meet with prospective casino investors and rendezvous with Julio; Tyrone learns that Lute-Mae is Constance's natural mother; Alicia invites Skipper to dinner.

February 2, 1982: To Catch A Thief
Season 2, episode 11
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Bill Duke

With Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper).
Julio is arrested for the theft of Constance's jewelry; Lane pressures Sam to marry; Tyrone takes Lute-Mae to the racetrack.

February 9, 1982: The Explosion
Season 2, episode 12
W: James Fritzhand   D: Stan Lathan

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Carmen Zapata (Lupe), John McCann (Aareth), Bill Morey (Dr. Austin).
Titus decides to silence Elmo's newspaper before Skipper's editorials ruin his plans for legalized gambling in Truro; Sam and Lane elope.

February 16, 1982: Chance Of A Lifetime
Season 2, episode 13
W: Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Nick Havinga

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Jason Bernard (Carl Turner).
Sam marries Lane; Skipper's blindness could be permanent; Titus frames Elmo for the explosion in the newspaper office.

February 23, 1982: Double Trouble
Season 2, episode 14
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Bill Duke

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez).
Eudora smothers Skipper with maternal care; Constance has Julio spy on Field; Lane and Sam honeymoon in the Caribbean.

March 2, 1982: The Dedication
Season 2, episode 15
W: Kathleen A. Shelley   D: Nick Havinga

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper), John McCann (Aareth).
Julio proclaims his love for Constance to Field; Alicia eludes Eudora's guard and sees Skipper; Titus and Tyrone plot Truro's future in gambling.

March 16, 1982: Sins Of The Fathers
Season 2, episode 16
W: James Fritzhand   D: Don Weis

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Mike Kellin (Stern).
Field gets the upper hand on Titus when he is given a record of the sheriff's crooked dealings; Tyrone's real reason for being in Truro is revealed.

March 23, 1982: No Dice
Season 2, episode 17
W: Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Michael Preece

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper).
Tyrone moves to secure Field's support as the gambling bill nears a vote; Sande is depressed about her role as Field's mistress; Skipper and Alicia take a big step forward in their relationship.

March 30, 1982: The High And The Mighty
Season 2, episode 18
W: Jeff Freilich   D: Don Weis

With Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Glenn Robards (Jasper), Esther Rolle (Julia), Carmen Zapata (Lupe).
A plane carrying Sam and Field crashes in the Everglades under suspicious circumstances -- they were returning from a fact-finding mission concerning Tyrone's private dealings in Nassau; Lane learns that she is pregnant.

April 13, 1982: The Bad And The Beautiful
Season 2, episode 19
W: Margaret Schibi   D: Larry Elikann

With Cynthia Sikes (Sande Swanson).
Tyrone uses voodoo to begin his destruction of the people of Truro -- starting with his sister, who has returned to tell Field and Sam the truth about her brother.

April 20, 1982: An Eye For An Eye
Season 2, episode 20
W: Stephen Black, Henry Stern   D: Nick Havinga

With Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez).
Lute-Mae goes gunning for Tyrone; Field makes a surprising political move to stop the gambling bill.

April 27, 1982: The Harder They Fall
Season 2, episode 21
W: Jeff Freilich, Kathleen Shelley   D: Larry Elikann

With Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), Esther Rolle (Julia).
Tyrone plots to drive Titus insane; Constance learns an awful truth; gangsters are gunning for Sam.

May 4, 1982: Murder, They Said
Season 2, episode 22
W: Kathleen A. Shelley, Jeff Freilich   D: Larry Elikann

With Fernando Allende (Julio Sanchez), Gina Gallego (Alicia Sanchez), John McCann (Aareth).
There's a surfeit of suspects when someone takes a shot at Tyrone; Eudira asks her husband for a divorce. (Last show of the series.)


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