Donald R. McClarey

Night of the Meek

  Originally broadcast on December 23, 1960, the Twilight Zone episode Night of the Meek features Art Carney as a drunken Department Store Santa with a big heart who substitutes for Santa on Christmas.  Rod Serling sums up the message:

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The Mirror

    Rod Serling was a political liberal, but he had Castro’s number in the above episode of the Twilight Zone that aired on October 20, 1961.

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Short For Gabriel

  A Passage For Trumpet:  Twilight Zone episode originally broadcast on May 20, 1960.  Drunken, suicidal trumpet player Joey Crown, (Jack Klugman), gets a second chance at life, courtesy of an angelic trumpet player, (John Anderson), named Gabe.

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