The Captain's Report

October 28, 2001 Santa Barbara, CA. Vol. 1 No. 7
The Captain's Report, a new feature of The Captain's Log, is a weekly newsletter bringing the latest news of the Seaview and her crew...

Will Continue On...
I begin this issue by offering thanks to all you who sent letters of support for The Captain's Report. Just as each episode brought an enemy, or monster of some kind... the Captain's Report also can be subjected to evil... but... just as the Seaview's crew dealt with each problem... so will the Report. So... with that said it's... on with the "news"...

Now Available
You can be among the first in your area to show your enjoyment of Voyage the the Bottom of the Sea. You can now replace that old storage shed in your back yard with the "all new" replica of the Nelson Institute Diving Bell. You will be the envy of all your neighbors with the new "DB" storage shed in your very own back yard. And of course, your mower and other tools will be safe... the diving bell IS water tight.

Weekly Poll
Most everyone remembers the supporting role David Hedison played in the James Bond movies. This weeks poll question is...

Do you think David Hedison could have successfully played the role of "James Bond"?

Your vote should be made by private email. Results to be included in next weeks Captain's Report.

Global Warming (part 7)
Admiral Nelson ordered Chief Sharkey to prepare the diving bell while Chip positioned the Seaview directly over the crevice walls that collapsed onto the flying sub. Kowalski was sent to the observation nose to watch for any signs of the flying sub with Captain Crane aboard. Nelson, now within the bell, was lowered into the crevice. As the Admiral descended into the darkness, Kowalski called out from his post, "Mr. Morton… come quick… " Chip was there in a moment when he saw it too… "Mr. Morton… is that…?" Staring in disbelief, Morton said, "Yes, Ski… it is…. .

Additional VCR Alert
Marines, Let's Go Thursday, November 8th 11:45 AM (EST) AMC

Japanese locations highlight this tale about marines on leave in Tokyo. Tom Tryon. Dave: David Hedison. McCaffrey: Tom Reese. Grace: Linda Hutchins. Russ: William Tyler. Ina: Barbara Stuart.

Hotel Sunday October 28 (repeat showing) 5:00 AM (EST) The SOAP Network

EPISODE: Distortions, A desperate married woman accuses Peter of rape; an Indiana dress-designer (Mary Crosby) wins a beauty treatment that changes her marriage. (Note: David Hedison is listed as a star in this episode.

Decision Before Dawn Tuesday, 30 8:00 AM (EST) AMC Network

WWII thriller about a German who spies for the Allies. Richard Basehart, Oskar Werner, Gary Merrill, Hildegarde Neff. Filmed in Europe. Directed by Anatole Litvak.

Special Note:For those who missed "Probe 7" last week with Richard Basehart, I have found it available for rent at my local Hollywood Video.

Poll Results
Well, since last weeks issue number six had no poll question, there are no results to report. We get "back on track" this week with a new question. If anyone has any ideas for the weekly poll question you can send then via private email. If you choose, you can have your name listed as that weeks pollster...

All on Sci-Fi Network

  • 10/29 THE PLANT MAN
  • 10/30 THE LOST BOMB
  • 10/31 (No Episode)
  • 11/02 THE CREATURE

Check local listings for times...

Reporters Wanted
Could use a little help here...

Reporters are being sought for future articles in the Captain's Report. Submissions can be made by private email. Stories can be fact... or pure fantasy... your choice. Please keep your articles between 50 to 100 words for consideration.


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