Highway Patrol

Season 4 Episode 16

Breath Of A Child

Aired Unknown Dec 29, 1958 on

Episode Recap

Eloping couple stops for gas, rescues an infant from certain death by helping it breathe, however, the infant has a form of meningitis, bringing certain death to the newlywed sailor if an inoculation is not administered within hours. The frantic search begins for the sailor groom who has married, gone to a secluded cabin, bride in tow, while the HP, the bride's father, and the doctor are all looking for the couple. Dan Mathews finds the secluded cabin, the father identifies his daughter's suitcase inside, but the couple fearing the worst, leave the cabin to get away from all, not knowing the groom's life is in danger. Chief Mathews goes after them to save a life of a hero, the car stops, while the bride's father apologizes to her, the groom gets his shot from the doctor with Dan telling them now they have no reason to worry.