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Hawkeye and the
Last of the Mohicans

Title Card - HAWKEYE AND THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS

Syndicated
1957
Drama
30 Minutes

John Hart starred as Nat "Hawkeye" Cutler, a Northwest frontier scout who roamed the wilderness  in the days of the 1750s with his Mohican Indian blood brother, Chingachgook (Lon Chaney, Jr.).

"The immortal pen of James Fenimore Copper brings you thrilling tales of excitement. Blazing action on the early American frontier. Stirring adventures filled with the daring and courage of Hawkeye, first of the long rifles and his blood brother Chingachgook, last of the Mohicans."

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During their many adventures, Hawkeye and his Indian companion interacted with many peoples, including Native Americans, Military and civilians. They included:

Native Americans

  • Leonard Ontkean as Chief Thunder Cloud
  • Ed Holmes as Chief Sanchu
  • Earl Grey as Chief Thunder Sky
  • Rex Devlin as Chief Nocona
  • Richmond Nairne as Chief Saganwa
  • Eric Clavering as Medicine Man
  • John Vernon as Eliwasset
  • Frederick Euringer as Shenahbe
  • Don Garrard as Anoki
  • Cec Linder as Kinaani
  • Dickson Kerwin as Wenatchgo
  • Jonathan White as Running Bear
  • Vita Linder as Doeskin

Military

  • Chris Wiggins Major Conn
  • Bill Walsh as Col. Courtney
  • Lloyd Chester as Colonel
  • Peter Humphreys as Cap'n Millburn
  • Michael Julian as Lt. Smith

Civilians

  • Rodney Bunker as George Washington
  • George Barnes as Ethan Allan
  • Bill Walker as Benjamin Stanwell
  • Larry D. Mann as Happy Jack Sealy
  • Les Rubie as Doc Brady
  • Daryl Masters as Breck
  • Hugh Watson as Higgins
  • Powys Thomas as Johnson
  • Eric Heath as Jim Talbot
  • John Paris as Jake Flint
  • Ben Lennick as Moore
  • Juan Root as Bradley
  • Stan Francis as Bulmer
  • Marjorie Purvey as Liza Mallory
  • James Doohan as Harris
  • Frank Perry as Copperman
  • Glynne Morris as Blaisdell
  • Jon Granik as Kling
  • John Gardner as Hans Stettner
  • Norman Ettlinger as Ingram
  • John Harding as Millard Cressing

Hawkeye and Chingachgook - HAWKEYE AND THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS
 


TRIVIA NOTE: This Canadian produced adventure series was based on the classic novel "The Last of the Mohicans" (1826) written by James Fenimore Cooper.

John Hart replaced Clayton Moore as the "Masked Rider of the Plains" on the western series THE LONE RANGER from 1950-1953.

 In the 1990s, Lee Horsley starred as Nathaniel "Hawkeye" Bumppo in the syndicated adventure HAWKEYE/1994-95 based on the Leatherstocking Tales.

Obituaries: Lon Chaney, Jr.: 07/12/1973; John Vernon: 02/01/2005;


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