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Ramar of the Jungle
The Episodes

Alphabetical list / Chronological list / Airdate list
Titles with brief synopsis


There were 52 episodes produced in 1952-53 by Arrow Productions, Inc. Each is approximately 26 minutes and filmed in black and white.

Episode titles listed in alphabetical order:

1 Blind Peril
2 The Blue Treasure
3 The Bride of the Idol
4 The Burning Barrier
5 Call to Danger
6 Contraband
7 The Crocodile God of Kaa
8 Curse of the Devil Doll
9 Danger in Disguise
10 Dark Justice
11 Dark Venture
12 The Devil Soul
13 The Doomed Safari
14 Drums of Doom
15 Drums of the Jungle
16 Evil Strangers
17 Evil Trek
18 The Flaming Mountain
19 The Flower of Doom
20 The Forbidden Village
21 The Golden Tablet
22 The Hidden Treasure
23 Idol Voo-Doo
24 Jungle Terror
25 Jungle Treasure
26 Jungle Vengeance
27 King of the Watus
28 Lady of the Leopards
29 The Lost Safari
30 The Mark of Shaitan
31 Mark of the Bola
32 The Mask of Kreenah
33 The Mystic Pawn
35 The Road of No Return
36 The Sacred Monkey
38 Savage Fury
39 Striped Fury
40 Thunder over Sangland
41 The Tiger's Claw
42 Trail to Danger
43 The Tree of Death
44 Tribal Feud
45 The Unknown Terror
46 Urn of Destiny
47 Valley of No Return
48 The Voice in the Sky
49 Voice of the Past
50 White Maní s Magic
51 White Savages
52 Zombie Terror



Episode titles listed in chronological order of production:

1st series: Directed by Wallace Fox. Africa. Charlie is guide.
Opening Title: Ramar shoots at roaring lion. Closing credits: jungle landscape
1 Evil Trek
2 Contraband
3 Jungle Terror
4 Striped Fury
5 Blue Treasure
7 Sacred Monkey
8 Drums of the Jungle
9 Doomed Safari
10 Tribal Feud
12 Danger in Disguise
13 White Savages
The Mask of Kreenah

2nd series: Directed by Paul Landres. India. Zahir is guide.
Opening Title: roaring tiger. Closing credits: Indian design
14 Mark of Shaitan
15 Devil Soul
16 Urn of Destiny
18 Crocodile God of Kaa
19 Tiger's Claw
20 Forbidden Village
23 Bride of the Idol
24 Road of No Return
25 Unknown Terror
Flower of Doom
Mystic Pawn
Hidden Treasure
Voice in the Sky

3rd series: Directed by Sam Newfield. They return to Africa. Willy is guide
Opening Title: jungle river. Closing credits: over native mask
27 Call to Danger
28 Blind Peril
29 Jungle Vengeance (most likely)
30 King of the Watus
31 Idol Voo-Doo
32 Mark of the Bola
33 Curse of the Devil Doll (most likely)
34 Dark Venture
35 Lady of the Leopards
36 Drums of Doom
37 White Man's Magic
38 Voice of the Past
39 Savage Challenge

4th series: Directed by Spencer Bennet. Africa. Willy is guide
Opening Title: native tribe dancing. Closing credits: over native mask, same as third series
40 Lost Safari
41 Golden Tablet
42 Flaming Mountain
43 Zombie Terror
46 Trail to Danger
47 Jungle Treasure
49 Thunder Over Sangoland
51 Evil Strangers
52 Dark Justice (most likely)
Savage Fury

Unknown order:
The Burning Barrier
Queen of the Sidonis
Tree of Death
Valley of No Return

This information is gathered from 16mm film prints and reliable film collector sources.



Episode titles listed in order of syndicated airdate:

1. The Evil Trek, April 18, 1953 syndicated airdate
2. White Savages, April 25, 1953
3. Drums of the Jungle, May 2, 1953
4. Doomed Safari, May 9, 1953
5. Tribal Feud, May 16, 1953
6. Mask of Kreenah, May 23, 1953
7. Voice in the Sky, May 30, 1953
8. The Burning Barrier, June 6, 1953
9. Unknown Terror, June 13, 1953
10. Danger in Disguise, June 20, 1953
11. Mark of Shaitan, June 27, 1953
12. Jungle Treasure, July 4, 1953
13. The Blue Treasure, July 11, 1953
14. Mark of the Bola, July 18, 1953
15. Curse of the Devil Doll, July 25, 1953
16. The Golden Tablet, August 1, 1953
17. Lady of the Leopards, August 8, 1953
18. Drums of Doom, August 15, 1953
19. Flaming Mountain, July 22, 1953
20. White Manís Magic, August 29, 1953
21. Voice of the Past, September 5, 1953
22. Zombie Terror, September 12, 1953
23. Savage Challenge, September 19, 1953
24. Savage Fury, September 26, 1953
25. Thunder Over Sangoland, October 3, 1953
26. Valley of No Return, October 10, 1953
27. Evil Strangers, October 17, 1953
28. Dark Justice, October 24, 1953
29. Queen of Sidonis, October 31, 1953
30. The Tree of Death, November 7, 1953
31. Trail to Danger, November 11, 1953
32. Call to Danger, November 21, 1953
33. Idol Voo-Doo, November 28, 1953
34. King of the Watus, December 5, 1953
35. Dark Venture, December 12, 1953
36. The Lost Safari, December 19, 1953
37. The Sacred Monkey, December 26, 1953
38. Blind Peril, January 2, 1954
39. Jungle Vengeance, January 9, 1954
40. The Devil's Soul, January 16, 1954
41. The Urn of Destiny, January 23, 1954
42. Hidden Treasure, January 30, 1954
43. The Crocodile God of Kaa, February 2, 1954
44. The Tiger's Claw, February 13, 1954
45. Forbidden Village, February 20, 1954
46. Mystic Pawn, February 27, 1954
47. Bride of the Idol, March 6, 1954
48. Road of No Return, March 13, 1954
49. Flower of Doom, March 20, 1954
50. Contraband, March 27, 1954
51. Jungle Terror, April 3, 1954
52. Striped Fury, April 10, 1954

This information is gathered from www.imdb.com and Epi-log Magazine, issue #19



Episode titles listed with brief synopsis:

1. The Evil Trek
April 18, 1953 syndicated airdate
Ramar travels into the jungle in search of the White Goddess, a tribal leader supposedly possessing the secret of perpetual youth. He finds her, and himself, in terrible danger.

2. White Savages
April 25, 1953 syndicated airdate
Two escaped convicts get together with the White Goddess, whom they know to be an impostor, and the three rob the tribe of precious jewels.

3. Drums of the Jungle
May 2, 1953 syndicated airdate
Ramar encounters a trader who is buying ivory tusks from the natives that were stolen from a sacred elephant burial ground. Van Tyneís houseboy, Jaba, is accused.

4. Doomed Safari
May 9, 1953 syndicated airdate
A man and his wife visit Ramar and against Ramarís advice the man goes into the jungle in search of Uranium.

5. Tribal Feud
May 16, 1953 syndicated airdate
Trudy Van Tyne is kidnapped by natives who want to make her their White Goddess.

6. Mask of Kreenah
May 23, 1953
A white trader and his wife steal a sacred jewel from a native chief.

7. Voice in the Sky
May 30, 1953
A white settler uses the Valley of Echoes to summon natives for his cause.

8. The Burning Barrier
June 6, 1953
A jungle tribe is suffering from an epidemic. Ramar attempts to get a remedy from an old witch doctor who possesses the only known cure.

9. Unknown Terror
June 13, 1953
A teakwood lumbering camp is in danger because of mysterious accidents and unexplained damage.

10. Danger in Disguise
June 20, 1953
Two white traders rob Ramar of his serum and research data in attempt to capitalize on its value.

11. Mark of Shaitan
June 27, 1953
Ramar and Howard travel to India and Howard becomes seriously ill when he is branded with the mark of Shaitan.

12. Jungle Treasure
July 4, 1953
Natives kidnap a beautiful young girl and Ramar attempts to secure her rescue

13. The Blue Treasure
July 11, 1953
While fleeing from a band of natives, Ramar, Howard, and Charlie take refuge in a cave and discover a supply of cobalt.

14. Mark of the Bola
July 18, 1953
A Group of natives find members of a safari mysteriously killed. Ramar, Howard, and Willy find a survivor wandering in the jungle. The natives believe she is a she-devil.

15. Curse of the Devil Doll
July 25, 1953
Ramar, Howard, and Willy travel into the jungle to aid a man who is seriously ill. His partner has been using a voodoo devil doll to try to get the man to reveal the location of a valuable mine.

16. The Golden Tablet
August 1, 1953
Nancy thinks her father, Dr. Arlington, is dead, but Blake takes her to see him and holds them both prisoner. A tape recorder provides a clue for Ramar of their capture. Ramar rescues them and gives the tablet back to the natives.

17. Lady of the Leopards
August 8, 1953
Ramar and Howard discover a beautiful woman imprisoned in a jungle cage. She is believed to become a leopard by night killing innocent natives.

18. Drums of Doom
August 15, 1953 Criminals Carl and his wife Mary are plotting to steal ivory. Ramar gets wise to this. Carl strangles Ramar. Then he harasses the natives and blames it on Ramar.

19. Flaming Mountain
July 22, 1953
Dexter, Arlington, and Nancy are captured and held by the natives for stealing a golden tablet. Ramar gets the tablet back and returns it to the natives. During their escape they encounter a fierce volcano.

20. White Manís Magic
August 29, 1953
A ventriloquist wanted by the authorities for stealing radium arrives at Ramarís camp with his dummy. The natives see the dummy and believe it is an idol. They steal it not knowing that the radium is hidden inside.

21. Voice of the Past
September 5, 1953
Ramar hears of a man accused of killing his wife by throwing her into a poisonous plant known as the ďDevil BushĒ. He believes the man needs help but the natives want their own justice.

22. Zombie Terror
September 12, 1953
A mad scientist converts natives into zombies with electric shock treatment. Howard is to be his next victim.

23. Savage Challenge
September 19, 1953
A medicine man is trying to take control from the chief who is sick from blood poisoning. Ramar and Howard come to the chiefís rescue.

24. Savage Fury
September 26, 1953
Ramar, Howard, and Willy discover two dead native porters and suspect they were murdered by two men claiming to be traders, but are really gun smugglers selling rifles to the natives.

25. Thunder Over Sangoland
October 3, 1953
Robbers try to gain control of oil interest in the jungle by pitting one tribe against another, but Ramar exposes and defeats the trickery and restores tribal good will.

26. Valley of No Return
October 10, 1953
The existence of the Afro-Continental railroad is threatened by accidents and desertions which almost doom its existence.

27. Evil Strangers
October 17, 1953
Kidnappers hide a wealthy industrialist in the jungle and choose Ramar as the contact for the ransom.

28. Dark Justice
October 24, 1953
A buried body hidden in a secret graveyard in the jungle holds an important medical secret for Ramar.

29. Queen of Sidonis
October 31, 1953
A jungle queen fiercely defends her precious jewels. Ramar comes to her aid when her throne is threatened by traitors.

30. The Tree of Death
November 7, 1953
A missing wrist watch worn by a native provides the only clue to a jungle mystery. The solution is buried beneath the tribal tree of death.

31. Trail to Danger
November 11, 1953
Jungle thieves steal half of a map marking the location of a rich diamond treasure. Ramar saves the life of a prospector and fights the attackers who are searching for the other half of the map.

32. Call to Danger
November 21, 1953
Two men seeking jungle gold turn a tribal leader against a missionary and his sister who send for Ramar for help.

33. Idol Voo-Doo
November 28, 1953
A professor steals sacred statues from the natives. They believe Ramar is responsible and hold Howard and Willy hostage until the statues are returned.

34. King of the Watus
December 5, 1953
A woman wants to travel into the jungle country in search of her husband who she believes is living with the Watus natives.

35. Dark Venture
December 12, 1953
Ramar finds the lives of many natives are at stake. A ruthless woman scientist is obsessed with testing her invention, a lethal atomic gas, on a village of peaceful natives.

36. The Lost Safari
December 19, 1953
Ramar attempts to locate a noted scientist and his assistants who have disappeared in the jungle.

37. The Sacred Monkey
December 26, 1953
Howard is attacked by a black panther. Charlie takes him to a nearby village where he is cured with the help of a monkey that the natives believe has special healing powers.

38. Blind Peril
January 2, 1954
Ramar arrouses the natives to protect themselves against unscrupulous outlaws.

39. Jungle Vengeance
January 9, 1954
Ramar rescues a young woman missionary from the perils of the jungle.

40. The Devil's Soul
January 16, 1954
A native is believed to be dead and his body burned. Actually he's alive and the death is a plot to cover for the stealing of jewels from the temple. Ramar saves the native's life and must uncover the plot.

41. The Urn of Destiny
January 23, 1954
Archeologist Charles Mitchell steals the Urn of Destiny. He becomes ill and Ramar tries to help, only to find that a curse on Mitchell is what is making him ill and he can not recover until the urn is returned.

42. Hidden Treasure
January 30, 1954
A medallion hidden by a dying man leads Ramar and Howard to the sacred temple of Kaleb. There they witness a holy ceremony where a high priest is buried alive!

43. The Crocodile God of Kaa
February 2, 1954
A Native comes to camp claiming the tribe has taken his wife to sacrifice to the Crocodile God. Ramar sets out to rescue her and finds himself in a wrestling match with the leader of the Mugger Men.

44. The Tiger's Claw
February 13, 1954
Mysterious murders take place that are blamed on the man-eating tiger. Ramar discovers foul play when he finds that the murders are committed by white men using a poisoned tiger's claw.

45. Forbidden Village
February 20, 1954
Ramar meets a photographer who has escaped from the forbidden village. Ramar and Zahir enter the village to save the many natives believed to be dying from the plague, but gets into serious trouble. The photographer and Howard come to their rescue.

46. Mystic Pawn
February 27, 1954
A yogi succeeds in persuading the daughter of a businessman to join the cult.

47. Bride of the Idol
March 6, 1954
Princess Nadja is to be sacrificed to the idol. Zahir and Ramar prove that the idol is a fake and the Indian Fakir is killed. Nadja does a great Indian dance in this episode.

48. Road of No Return
March 13, 1954
Ramar, Howard, and Zahir drink from a well of mysterious water, fall asleep, and their adventure is a dream.

49. Flower of Doom
March 20, 1954
Two Americans are caught by jungle tribesman of the Shotas when they attempt to steal the sacred tablet of Vyasa.

50. Contraband
March 27, 1954
Bruxton and his partner, two ivory hunters, want to kill elephants and sell the ivory. They are discovered and pursued by the Niganatu tribe.

51. Jungle Terror
April 3, 1954
A plane crashes in the jungle and is located by the Agomi, a hostile tribe of cannibals. The Wakullas, a friendly tribe, and Ramar help rescue two survivors.

52. Striped Fury
April 10, 1954
Jack O'malley, an animal trapper, is chasing his two escaped tigers. A Boa kills one of the tigers. While in pursuit of the tigers, a voodoo Devil Doll is used to poison Howard.

This information is gathered from www.imdb.com and Epi-log Magazine, issue #19















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