Tom Terrific

Season 2 Episode 8

The Million Manfred Mystery

Aired Daily 8:15 AM Nov 11, 1958 on CBS

Episode Recap

Tom runs to the grocery store as a shopping cart to get Manfred some peanut butter but forgets his thinking cap. Manfred tries it on for size and falls asleep. The visiting Martians mistake Manfred as Tom and take him to Mars and creates a computer punchout card of him with which all the Martians enter a chamber and come out as Manfred. They permeate the Earth, and as it turns out that we Earthlings would shun them if they weren't someone as likable as Tom.