• title card: white text reading ‘Propellant 23’ superimposed on a close-up of Meyer sitting nervously in his aeroplane seat
  • Roland, holding Meyer’s briefcase in the foreground right, is suspicious of Steed when Curly, stading behind him, says Steed had asked to take charge of the briefcase
  • Cathy and Steed rendezvous at the lingerie shop
  • Jeanette, on foreground left, becomes suspicious of Manning, behind and to her left
  • Tissot and the baker conspire... to get drunk
  • Roland and Pierre are astonished to discover Curly is now completely bald

Series 2 — Episode 2
Propellant 23

Teleplay by Jon Manchip White
Directed by Jonathan Alwyn

Production No 3505, VTR/ABC/1871
Production completed: July 21 1962. First transmission: October 6 1962.


Special wardrobe for Honor Blackman designed by Michael Whittaker regular
Teleplay by Jon Manchip White
Story Editor John Bryce regular
“The Avengers” Theme composed and played by Johnny Dankworth regular
Designed by Paul Bernard regularDoctor Who
Producer Leonard White regularCallanPolice Surgeon
Directed by Jonathan Alwyn regularCallan
Floor Manager Peter Bailey regular
Production Assistant Paddy Dewey regular
Stage Manager Mary Lewis regular
Call Boy John Cooper regular
Vision Mixer Gordon Hesketh regular
Lighting Supervisor Peter Kew regular
Technical Supervisor Peter Cazaly regular
Senior Cameraman Tom Clegg regular007Carry On..Adam AdamantThe SaintThe ProfessionalsThe SweeneySpace 1999
Sound Supervisor John Tasker regular
Racks Supervisor Bob Godfrey regular
An ABC Production
Credits Legend:
Credited but not listed in press
Credited in press but not on screen
Credited in paperwork only
Uncredited / unattributed role
Crew: 90% opacity
® : illustrated from other sources

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