• title card: white all caps text in a jagged font reading ‘FOG’ superimposed on a police warning lying on the black cobblestones. The warning reads: ‘[100 Guineas Reward for information leading to the arr]est of the [person] known as the GASLIGHT GHOUL perpetrator of many vile & g[risly] murders near Gunthorpe Stre[et] London during the months of October & November 1888. He is tall, bearded and has been seen carrying a long carpet bag’
  • Rhonda carefully steers Mother’s sonar-equipped Moke through the foggy, cobblestoned alleyways, Mother sits in the back, peering through a viewfinder
  • Grunner wearing his fur hat in Steed’s flat, his image repeated in the lenses of his spectacles, which line in the foreground
  • Sanders is disturbed by the sight of the villain’s sword stick. He stands next to a hansom cab and there is another behind him
  • Steed drives a hansom cab through the foggy streets
  • Travers, in his Gaslight Ghoul costume — cape, frock coat, gloves, false beard — prepares to throw a sword stick
  • Mother’s moke, lost in the fog, has left a tyre print across Tara’s living room carpet, right in front of Steed’s brown suede boots

Series 6 — Episode 22

Teleplay by Jeremy Burnham
Directed by John Hough

Production No E.67.9.24
Production completed: January 9 1969. First UK transmission: March 7 1969. First transmission (USA): February 17 1969.


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John Steed Patrick Macnee regular007
Tara King Linda Thorson regularThe Saint
The President (Sir Geoffrey Armstrong) Nigel Green regularDanger ManJason King
Mark Travers Guy Rolfe The SaintDepartment SThe ChampionsSpace 1999
Mother Patrick Newell regularDoctor WhoDanger ManRandall and Hopkirk
Carstairs Terence Brady
Sanders Paul Whitsun-Jones regularThe SaintDoctor WhoDepartment SJason King
Maskell David Lodge regularThe SaintCarry On..Pink PantherThe SweeneyRandall and HopkirkThe Champions
(Not shown in final episode)
Fowler Norman Chappell regularCarry On..
Mr. Charles H. Osgood David Bird
Mrs. Golightly Patsy Smart Danger ManThe PrisonerBlake’s 7The SweeneyCarry On..Police Surgeon
Wellbeloved John Garrie regularDanger ManUFO
Brody Frederick Peisley Danger Man
Haller Arnold Diamond regularDanger ManThe ProfessionalsThe SaintThe SweeneyDepartment SAdam AdamantDad’s ArmyCarry On..
Grunner John Barrard Doctor WhoThe ProfessionalsThe SaintCallanThe Sweeney
Concierge Frank Sieman regularDanger ManThe Saint
Lavender Seller Virginia Clay The Saint
Tinker Bernard Severn Dad’s Army
Organ Grinder Stan Jay The Saint
Blind Man William Lyon Brown regularThe Prisoner
Rhonda Rhonda Parker regularSpace 1999
Straddlestof Martin Lyder regularDanger ManThe SaintCallanCarry On..
Valarti Freddy Sommers The Saint
Beggar Dido Plumb 007The Saint
Club Member Ron Whitwell The SaintUFOThe SweeneyCarry On..
Club Member unknown
Club Member unknown (may be Ian Selby)
Club Member unknown

A call sheet for this episode lists three other extras: John Clifford, Peter Rigby and H. Kempson.

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Credited in press but not on screen
Credited in paperwork only
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