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Episode 681
(COL 12/DISK 3 #6)

Tape Date: January 27, 1969
Air Date: February 3, 1969 Monday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Dan Curtis
Worldvision Rerun 466
 

Maggie runs out of the West Wing and downstairs into the foyer, where Elizabeth is talking to Chris and Carolyn, who have just come home from a date. Maggie tells them she's just seen a strange man in the West Wing. Chris and Carolyn go up to search the West Wing. Elizabeth takes Maggie into the drawing room and asks her what happened. As Maggie describes the man, she suddenly realizes that the man fits the description of the man Mrs. Johnson claims to have seen at the cottage. Elizabeth asks Maggie why she was in the West Wing. Maggie tells her about following David there earlier and about David's strange disappearance there. She tells Elizabeth that when she found David missing from his room tonight, she thought he might have gone to the West Wing again and went there to see if he did. She tells Elizabeth that she thinks David knows something about the man, that he must have had a very good reason to go to the West Wing in spite of the fact he was grounded to his room.

Chris and Carolyn search the West Wing, but don't find anything.

Quentin appears in David's room and talks to David telepathically. We can tell by David's side of the conversation that Quentin's telling him about a plan involving someone named "Mr. Juggins". Carolyn and Chris, passing by in the hallway outside, hear David talking and come in to see who he's talking to, but when they open the door, they see David there alone. Quentin is gone. Carolyn asks David who he was talking to. David replies that he was talking to himself. Carolyn and Chris leave.

Elizabeth and Maggie go to David's room and question him. David claims to know nothing about he man Maggie claims to have seen, but does admit having gone to the West Wing. Asked if he had any special reason for going there, David replies that he got bored in his room and that was the only place he could go where no one could see him wandering around, disobeying his punishment. Maggie asks how he disappeared from the storage room. David lies, "I didn't. I was hiding". Maggie tells him she doesn't believe him, that the storage room is pretty small and she's sure she searched it thoroughly, and accuses him of lying, saying she thinks he's still hiding something. David insists that he's not, that he was hiding, that Maggie just didn't find him because she didn't know where to look. He volunteers to show them the hiding place.

David takes Elizabeth and Maggie into the West Wing and into the storage room. When they shine a flashlight around, they see a man dressed in 19th century clothes, just as Maggie described. Elizabeth and Maggie gasp, but when they shine the flashlight at the head, they see that it's just a dummy, with an egg-shaped head and a painted-on face. David explains, "That's just Mr. Juggins, a friend of me and Amy!". Elizabeth asks Maggie, "Could be what you saw?"

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Episode 682
(COL 12/DISK 3 #7)

Tape Date: January 28, 1969
Air Date: February 4, 1969 Tuesday
Writer: Ron Sproat
Director: Dan Curtis
Worldvision Rerun 467
 

A nocturnal storm rages over Collinwood, but most of the residents of the Great House are asleep. In one bedroom a child sleeps peacefully, lost in a deep, deep sleep...

She has roamed the darkened halls of Collinwood, sleepless, for she is beginning to realize strange forces are at work in Collinwood...

It is late at night and everyone in the house is asleep except for two people.

Unable to sleep and not believing "Mr. Juggins" is what she saw, Maggie is in the drawing room staring out the window. Mrs. Johnson, locking up the house, comes into the drawing room and finds Maggie there. They talk, and Maggie tells Mrs. Johnson, "I saw the man you saw at the cottage too, but HERE, at Collinwood". Mrs. Johnson asks, "Why don't you tell Mrs. Stoddard?". Maggie replies, "I have, but she doesn't believe me because David managed to convince her what I saw was a clothes mannequin". Mrs. Johnson agrees that the children are somehow involved and calls them evil. Maggie disagrees, saying she thinks it's the man who's evil, that he's influencing the children.

Later, Maggie goes to sleep and has a dream in which she goes into the West Wing and looks at Mr. Juggins. The mannequin fades away and turns into Quentin's ghost. Maggie asks, "Who are you? What do you want?", but Quentin doesn't answer. Instead, he pulls a scarf from inside his coat and starts to strangle Maggie with it.

The next day, Maggie tells Barnabas about seeing the man, and about her dream, saying she thinks the dream is a warning to her to leave Collinwood, not really expecting him to believe her. Barnabas surprises her by telling her he does believe her, that he knows something strange is going on at Collinwood because he and Julia saw a strange woman in Victorian clothes a few days ago who led them to Chris when he was ill and needed Julia's help. Maggie asks what they can do about it. Barnabas replies that he'll call Professor Stokes.

When Stokes comes, Barnabas tells him the things that have happened at Collinwood recently. Stokes mentions the psychic he had brought here, Janet Findley, saying she was in the prime of her life and perfectly healthy, that he doesn't believe she really died of a heart attack as the coroner says. He tells Barnabas that if Janet Findley was indeed killed by some force in the house and not natural causes, he spirit would still be in the house and may be able to help them. He suggests they have a séance to contact her.

There are only two other people in the house, Maggie and Mrs. Johnson, Carolyn and Elizabeth having gone to Bangor for dinner. Maggie and Mrs. Johnson are in Maggie's room, talking about the children. Maggie is looking in the mirror, brushing her hair. Mrs. Johnson sits down at the writing desk, picks up a scarf she finds on it and starts toying with it. Maggie sees this in the mirror and turns around, a look of shock on her face. She exclaims, "That was the scarf I was strangled with in the dream!!!".

Maggie and Mrs. Johnson rush down into the drawing room with the scarf and tell Barnabas and Stokes about it. Stokes tells Maggie and Mrs. Johnson they must have a séance. Mrs. Johnson tells Stokes she doesn't want to be part of it, but Stokes tells her she and Maggie must take part in it, as they are the only people present who have seen the man.

The séance starts. Stokes calls to the Janet Findley. The door to the bedroom hallway at the top of the stairs mysteriously by itself, and something invisible apparently comes out and comes down the stairs into the drawing room. The spirit of Janet Findley possesses Mrs. Johnson and speaks through her, saying something cryptic about, "The children! The panel! The room!". Stokes asks the spirit to be more specific, and the spirit explains, "I found the room and waited there. HE came and killed me!". Mrs. Johnson collapses, unconscious.

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Episode 683
(COL 12/DISK 3 #8)
(Kinescope)

Tape Date: January 29, 1969
Air Date: February 5, 1969 Wednesday
Writer: Ron Sproat
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 467A*

Barnabas tells Julia about the séance. Julia asks what the spirit meant by "The children!". Barnabas replies, "It can mean only one of three things. Either the children are in danger, or they know who killed Findley, or perhaps they're the ones who killed her".

They finds Amy and questions her about Janet Findley. After questioning her, Julia is convinced that the children knew nothing about Findley's death, that in fact, they don't even know she's dead. Julia explains to Barnabas that Elizabeth never told the children about Findley's death, not wanting to shock and scare them. Julia suggests that maybe Chris is somehow involved in it since someone did try to kill him. She tells Barnabas that although Chris doesn't consciously know anything about the blond woman who saved him, subconsciously he might, and if that's the case, it can be gotten by hypnosis.

Amy goes to Chris' cottage. Chris asks, "How are you?" Amy replies, "Happy, happier than I've ever been before". Chris asks, "Why?" Amy replies, "Because you're all right". Chris asks, "Why wouldn't I be all right?" Amy suddenly goes off on a tangent, saying, "Mrs. Stoddard took David and me to Bangor last night". Chris, puzzled, asks "Are you trying to change the subject?" Amy replies, "No, I just thought you'd like to hear about my trip". They are interrupted by the arrival of Barnabas and Julia, who say they want to talk to Chris in private. Amy leaves. Julia tells Chris that she thinks he may have subconscious knowledge about the mysterious blond woman, knowledge that might be unlocked by hypnosis. Chris is dubious, but agrees to let Julia hypnotize him.

Amy is in the woods. Beth appears to her and Beth gives her an old wooden doll and instructs her telepathically what to do with it.

Julia hypnotizes Chris and finds that he doesn't have any subconscious knowledge of the blond woman either.

In the woods, Amy tells Beth, "I'll do it as long as no one will be hurt. No one's going to be hurt? Promise?" Beth nods yes. There is the sound of someone approaching. Amy hides. Beth vanishes. Barnabas and Julia pass by. Amy comes out of hiding and looks for Beth, but finds she isn't there.

As Julia and Barnabas get to the front door of Collinwood, Julia brings up a possibility they hadn't considered before, "What if we can't find a cure for Chris? Then we'll have no alternative but to expose him and turn him in to the authorities". Barnabas sadly agrees.

At the cottage, a strange feeling comes over Chris and he leaves the cottage and goes into the woods. There, Beth appears to him. Chris tries to talk to her, but Beth remains silent. She points to a spot on the ground. Chris looks. Beth then points at a tree. Chris looking at the tree, says, "Why are you pointing at that tree?", but when he turns back to look at Beth, she's gone.

At Collinwood, Julia can't find Amy and goes to look for her.

Chris rushes to Collinwood and tells Barnabas, "I saw her! I saw the woman you talked about!" Barnabas tells Chris, "You'd better take me to the spot you saw her".

Not having found Amy, Julia returns to the drawing room and finds that she's there. She asks Amy where she's been. Amy replies that she's been playing in the basement. Julia notices that Amy is holding a wooden doll and asks her about it. Amy replies that she found it in the basement.

Barnabas and Chris go to the spot in the woods where Chris saw Beth. Chris points out the spot on the ground Beth had pointed to, then points to the tree she pointed to. He is surprised to see that there's a shovel leaning against the tree now. Barnabas says, "She obviously wants us to dig here". They dig, and find what looks like a child's coffin. They begin to pry the lid open...

* Worldvision initially skipped this episode in the syndication package, however a kinescope was located in the late 1980s and added to Cycle IV of the syndication package.

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Episode 684
(COL 12/DISK 3 #9)

Tape Date: January 30, 1969
Air Date: February 6, 1969 Thursday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 468
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Nancy Barrett as Carolyn Stoddard
David Henesy as David Collins
David Selby as Quentin Collins
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Abe Vigoda as Ezra Braithwaite

A moonless night on the great estate of Collinwood and a mysterious spirit has led two men to a desolate part of the forest which surrounds the ancient house. There they uncover a strange secret which could help them, or lead them to disaster.

Barnabas and Chris pry open the coffin. They find that it contains the remains of a child. Chris points to something the child is wearing and asks, "What's that right there?" Barnabas looks and says, "A pentagram! Someone here long ago needed protection against a werewolf!". Chris exclaims, "I don't believe it! You mean there was a werewolf here before?" Barnabas replies, "That's the only thing it can mean". Chris asks, "Then why haven't we ever heard about it?" Barnabas replies, "Perhaps the people who knew about it were as quiet about it as Julia and I are about you". Chris remarks, "It must have something to do with me. How old do you think it is?" Barnabas replies, "50 to 75 years old, I'd say. It certainly isn't the pine box used in an earlier era". Chris wonders, "If it has something to do with me, then why is it here on Collins property?" Barnabas asks, "Was your family here in Collinsport 75 years ago?" Chris replies, "Yes, but they had nothing to do with the Collins's. If only the blonde woman would speak!". Barnabas replies, "Perhaps she can't, or perhaps she dares not. We'd better put the child back in its grave". They rebury the child. They do not notice the ghost of Quentin watching them from behind some trees.

It is late at night at Collinwood. David goes down into the library and gets a book called "Ghosts and Exorcisms". Carolyn catches David there and tells him it's past his bedtime. Then she notices the book he's holding and asks him why he's reading something like that. David starts to talk about the strange things that have been happening at Collinwood and appears to be trying - in an oblique manner - to tell Carolyn about Quentin, but suddenly stops when he sees Quentin standing outside the window.

In the woods, Barnabas and Chris wonder why the blonde woman wanted them to dig up the child. Chris remarks, "There's some clue we must be missing! I don't think she led us here just to find the pentagram!". Barnabas replies, "Maybe it is all we need".

David is in Quentin's secret room with Quentin. Quentin apparently having just instructed David to do something, David says, "No, I don't want to do it, Quentin! Every time you ask me to do something like this, terrible things happen!" Quentin stares menacingly at David. David screams, "NO! NO! All right, Quentin, I'll get the medallion for you!". Quentin smiles.

It is the next day. Barnabas is sitting at the desk in the drawing room of Collinwood examining the medallion with a magnifying glass. David is in the drawing room too, throwing darts shaped like rockets at a dartboard bearing the title, "Rocket Darts" he has set up on a chair, making quite a racket. Irritated by the noise, Barnabas asks, "Do you have to do that here?" David asks, "What are you doing?" Barnabas replies, "Trying to read the inscription on this medallion". David asks, "What does it say?" Barnabas reads it aloud, "To guard you from the wrath of Cerberus". David asks, "Who's Cerberus?" Barnabas replies, "You should know that. Cerberus is the wild dog that guards the gates of hell". Carolyn comes walking into the room and remarks, "What's with the mythology lesson?" Barnabas replies, "It's an inscription on this old medallion I found in an old trunk in the basement of the old house", lying about where he found the medallion. Carolyn asks, "May I see it?" Barnabas hands her the medallion and magnifying glass. Carolyn examines the medallion and remarks, "The jeweler's mark looks familiar". Barnabas replies, "I thought so too". Carolyn gets a silver candlestick, compares the jeweler's mark on it to the one on the medallion, and announces that they're the same. She tells Barnabas that the medallion must have been made at the same place the candlestick was made, Braithwaite's. Carolyn leaves, and Barnabas looks in the telephone book for a Braithwaite's. He finds a listing for it and telephones it, "Hello, Mr. Braithwaite, this is Barnabas Collins". Braithwaite, a very aged man (Abe Vigoda), replies, "Barnabas Collins? A pleasure to hear from you, Mr. Collins!". Barnabas tells him, "Mr. Braithwaite, I wanted to discuss a curious medallion with you. It has your firm's mark on it". Braithwaite remarks, "Yes, our firm has been in business since 1781. We've made most of your family's jewelry". Barnabas asks, "Mind if I bring it over for you to take a look at it?..." While Barnabas' back is turned, David takes the medallion and hides it behind his dartboard. Barnabas finishes his telephone call. He comes back to the desk and, finding the medallion missing, accuses David of stealing it. David denies it. Barnabas points out, "It must have been you. You were the only other person in the room". David denies taking it and to prove he doesn't have the medallion, empties the contents of his pockets onto the desk. The medallion isn't among them. Barnabas apologizes to David for accusing him, then wonders, "What could have happened to it?" David points out, "A lot of strange thinks happen in this house". As Barnabas searches for the medallion, David takes his dartboard - and the medallion - and leaves.

Barnabas goes to Braithwaite's jewelry shop in town. Braithwaite is a very old man. Having lost the medallion, Barnabas shows Braithwaite a drawing of it instead and asks him, "I'd like to know who had it made". At first the jeweler says, "I have a memory...", the memory fades immediately. Barnbas begs, "It's vital. A friend and I...it means a great deal to us. Now, could you consult your records? Just from my family's accounts. I'm sure it was made for our family. It was found on Collins property". Braithwaite complains, "Our records go back a long way!", but Barnabas tells him, "You won't have to look through all of them, just those for the Victorian period. I'm pretty sure that's when it was made". Braithwaite agrees to look, but tells Barnabas he's too busy to do so now and will do it later after the shop closes. Barnabas tells him, "I'll be at Collinwood tonight. If you find it tonight, call me there".

At Collinwood, Carolyn and Chris are preparing to go out on a date. Barnabas comes into the room, saying, "Don't let me bother you two. I just came in to get the newspaper". Carolyn leaves to get her coat. Chris asks, "Learned anything about the medallion yet?" Barnabas replies, "No. I'll tell you as soon as I do". Carolyn returns with her coat, and she and Chris leaves. Barnabas sits down and reads the paper. David comes into the room and asks, "Did that medallion cost a lot of money?" Barnabas replies, "I don't think so". David says, "Oh, I thought it did. You seemed very upset you lost it". Barnabas replies, "It meant a lot to me personally", then says, "Oh, David. Tell Mrs. Johnson I might be getting a phone call tonight from Mr. Braithwaite the jeweler. I'll be in your father's study. Tell her to tell me if the call comes" and leaves.

Braithwaite, reading an entry in a ledger, exclaims "Oh God! How could I have forgotten that?!", and telephones Collinwood. David answers the phone. Braithwaite asks, "Mr. Barnabas Collins?" David replies, "No, this is David Collins". Braithwaite says, "Tell Mr. Barnabas Collins that I have the information he was looking for! I'm driving past Collinwood on my way home. Tell him I'll drop by and give it to him". The ghost of Quentin appears, grabs the receiver from David and listens. Braithwaite continues speaking, saying, "I'll bring the ledger too. It has the name of the purchaser of the medallion in it. I don't know how I could have forgotten it! It was one of the first pieces I ever made myself! I'll be by soon!" and hangs up. David complains to Quentin, "You had no right to do that!" Quentin stares menacingly. David, frightened, backs up the stairs. He tells Quentin, "I've got tell Barnabas Mr. Braithwaite's coming to see him..." Quentin continues to stare menacingly. David asks, "What do you want, what???"

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Episode 685
(COL 12/DISK 3 #10)

Tape Date: January 31, 1969
Air Date: February 7, 1969 Friday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 469
Joan Bennett as Elizabeth Collins Stoddard
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
David Henesy as David Collins
David Selby as Quentin Collins
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings
Abe Vigoda as Ezra Braithwaite

Night over Collinwood. A night of suspense for Barnabas Collins and Christopher Jennings who have found an infant's coffin, and in it, a tiny pentagram used for protection against werewolves. Barnabas, aware that the medallion comes from a shop in Collinwood has asked the jeweler to search his records and find out for who, the pentagram was made.

Quentin telepathically tells David to so something. David seems reluctant and asks, "Will anyone be hurt by it?". Quentin promises that no one will. Amy comes down the stairs. As soon as Quentin sees her, he disappears. Elizabeth comes down into the drawing room holding a telegram. She tells David, "Get dressed. This is a telegram from your father. He says he's coming back today. He's going be landing at Portland Airport. He's anxious to see you and wants us to meet him there". David replies that he can't go because he's got something else planned. Elizabeth is puzzled and asks, "Is anything wrong, David?", but David hurriedly says, "I can't explain!", and runs from the room. Elizabeth leaves to get Roger, alone.

David and Amy again discuss the bad situation they're in with Quentin and wish they had never found the room. David remarks, "Some of the things Quentin wants us to do don't make any sense. He doesn't want me to tell Barnabas that Mr. Braithwaite is coming. Maybe they only make sense to Quentin. He's doing something to us, something to us all..."

Amy goes to Barnabas' room and finds Barnabas packing. She asks him why he's leaving. Barnabas explains that he was only staying at Collinwood to watch over them while Roger was away, and now that Roger's coming back, will return to live at the Old House. Amy asks Barnabas, "Have you ever been afraid of anyone?" Barnabas replies, "Of course". Amy asks, "What did you do?" Barnabas says, "Why don't you tell me who you're afraid of? It would help if you did". Amy lies, "No one. It was just a story I was reading. A boy in it was afraid. I never thought a boy would be afraid before". She then remarks, "I wish I could live at the Old House too. This house is so old and gloomy".

Braithwaite comes to Collinwood. David answers the door. Braithwaite remarks, "You must be young David Collins. I never remember there being a David Collins before. My name is Ezra Braithwaite, as was my father's before me, and his father's before him. Once you find a name like Ezra, you don't let go of it! Now David, that's a new-fangled sort of name..." David points out, "No it isn't! King David, in the bible!". David shows Braithwaite to the drawing room. There, Braithwaite sits down at the desk and takes off the pair of glasses he's wearing and puts on a pair of reading glasses. David asks, "Why did you switch glasses?". Braithwaite explains that the pair he's wearing are reading glasses, for looking at things close up, while the pair he was wearing when he came were for looking at things at a greater distances. David asks, "Why don't you wear bifocals?". Braithwaite replies, "I have no use for such modern contraptions". He then starts examining some of the things in the room. He picks up a candlestick, looks at it closely, and announces, "My father made this! He had a way with candlesticks!". David, still curious about the glasses, asks, "Can you see me now?" Braithwaite looks and, seeing a blurry face, replies, "I can tell someone's there", then tells David, "Go tell Mr. Barnabas I have the records he wants." As David turns to leave, Braithwaite picks up a decorative silver saucer from the desk, examines it, and remarks, "This is one of ours too. I swear, you Collins's have more silver than the shop does!". David leaves the room - closing the drawing room's double doors behind him. Braithwaite picks up another article from the desk, examines it, and remarks, "No, not one of ours. They must have purchased this in the city. They would have been better off if they'd come to us..." He turns his attention back to the ledger he's brought with him. Quentin enters the drawing room through the secret passage and walks over to the desk, where Braithwaite is sitting looking at the ledger. At first, Braithwaite, engrossed in what he's doing, doesn't notice Quentin. He looks through the ledger, muttering, "I should have marked it! I should have known I wouldn't remember it by the time I got here...Oh yes, April 16, 1897". He suddenly notices Quentin standing there. Braithwaite sees Quentin, but not clearly, as he has his reading glasses on, and says, "Oh, Mr. Collins! Oh, of course you're not Mr. Barnabas Collins. You must be his friend. I've got the information you wanted about the pentagram. I made it myself. It's the first piece of silver jewelry I ever made myself, when I was 15 1/2 years old. I even engraved the quotation on the back. Now why would someone like me forget the first piece of silver jewelry I ever made?" He turns to the ledger and continues, "It's all right here, in my own handwriting. It hasn't improved all these years. It says here, 'One silver medallion, engraved with the quotation "To guard you from the wrath of Cerberus", ordered by Miss Beth Chavez and charged to the account of Quentin Collins'". Having finished reading this from the ledger, Braithwaite takes off his reading glasses and puts on his normal glasses. Now able to see clearly at a distance, he sees Quentin clearly. At first, seemingly unconcerned, he nonchalantly says, "Why, I know you". He then thinks a bit and says, "Yes, you're Quentin Collins", still sounding unconcerned. He thinks some more, then says in a very shocked voice, "But you're dead! You're dead! You're dead!".

Upstairs, Barnabas is talking to David, "You must tell me what's wrong, David!". David tells Barnabas, "But Mr. Braithwaite is downstairs waiting for you!". Barnabas says, "We can finish our conversation later. Come."

Down in the drawing room, Quentin takes the ledger with him and leaves through the secret passage, closing the secret panel after him.

Barnabas and David come downstairs and go into the drawing room. They find Braithwaite sitting at the desk. Barnabas says, "Mr. Braithwaite", but Braithwaite doesn't answer. David remarks, "He must have fallen asleep". Barnabas goes up to Braithwaite, and says, "Mr. Braithwaite...", touching him gently on the shoulder. Braithwaite falls off the chair onto the floor. David exclaims, NO! NO! What's happened?" Barnabas shouts, "Go get Julia!". David exclaims, "He can't be dead, he can't be!". Barnabas repeats, "Get Julia!".

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Episode 686
(COL 12/DISK 4 #1)

Tape Date: February 3, 1969
Air Date: February 10, 1969 Monday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 470 
Joan Bennett as Elizabeth Stoddard
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Louis Edmonds as Roger Collins
David Henesy as David Collins
Terry Crawford as Beth Chavez

There is a storm over the estate of Collinwood, and as the lightening flashes an ambulance leaves the great house - for this night an aged silversmith arrived with important information, which might give two people a clue to the dangers that threaten them. But now the silversmith is dead, and no one knows how he died.

It is the next day. Barnabas is pacing around in the drawing room, looking like he's waiting for someone. Finally, Julia comes in through the front doors. Barnabas quickly rushes out into the foyer to talk to her. Julia tells Barnabas that the autopsy showed that Ezra Braithwaite died of simple heart failure. Barnabas is doubtful, remarking, "Janet Findley supposedly died of heart failure too. Strange that there would be so many cases of heart failure in the house". Julia protests, "I watched the autopsy myself. Mr. Braithwait was a very old man. There was no sign of foul play...", but Barnabas insists, "I know Ezra Braithwaite was murdered!". Julia asks, "How do you know that?" Barnabas explains, "Braithwaite had a ledger with him when he came here tonight. David told me that. Now where is it?" Julia asks, "You mean you think someone killed him for the book?" Barnabas replies, "That book had information I wanted to know. Braithwaite knew who he had sold the pentagram to". Julia asks, "Who do you suspect? Certainly not the woman! Why would she lead you to the medallion?" Barnabas replies, "The man Mrs. Johnson and Maggie said they saw. The woman is in conflict with the man. She wants us to know the secret, the man doesn't. But the spirit has a helper. We must make him help us too..."

The ledger is lying on the roll top desk in Quentin's secret room. David, curious as to why the ledger is so important that Quentin would kill for it, steals it and brings it to his room, saying, "I have to find out why he did what he did! I have to!" He starts to look through it, reading, "Accounts, Braithwaite and Company. January to June, 1897", but the ghost of Beth suddenly appears. Thinking she wants to stop him, David begs Beth, "Beth! Don't tell Quentin I have the book! I just have to find out! He's terrible, Beth! He says he won't hurt anyone, but then he does! Don't tell him I have the book!", but Beth motions for him to continue. David asks, "You won't tell him? He didn't send you? You want me to open the book? You want me to know?" David opens the ledger to a bookmarked page and finds a line there that reads, "One silver medallion in the shape of a pentagram, engraved 'To guard you from Cerberus', ordered by Miss Beth Chavez, paid for from the account of Quentin Collins". Quentin's music starts to play, and David, realizing that Quentin is in the room, invisible, apologizes for stealing the ledger, then says, "I'll do anything you say, Quentin" and tears a page from the ledger. There's a knock at the door, and David quickly hides the ledger under his pillow. He opens the door and lets Barnabas and Julia in. Barnabas tells David, "There's something I must know. You said Mr. Braithwaite had a ledger with him when he came to the house". Julia chimes in, "It's important, David". David asks, "Why?" Barnabas explains, "If he had a ledger when he came, someone must have taken it". David lies, "I must have been mistaken about the ledger". Barnabas asks, "David, did you take the ledger?" David complains, "You always accuse me!". Barnabas replies, "You always put me in the position to accuse you". David, starting to become hysterical, shouts, "I didn't have anything to do with it, I didn't!" Roger comes into the room. David shouts, "Father! Barnabas thinks I took the book! He hates me!". Roger asks, "Barnabas, what's this all mean?" Barnabas tells Roger about Braithwaite's death and the missing ledger. Roger remarks, "A tragedy. Mr. Braithwaite was a craftsman from the old tradition". He asks to talk to David alone. As Barnabas and Julia are leaving, Roger remarks, "All this about an old account book. Really, Barnabas, your preoccupation with the past has made you lose all sense of proportion!".

Roger asks David why he didn't come to Portland to meet him. David replies, "A lot of things have happened while you were away. I knew you and Aunt Elizabeth would just sit in the car and talk about Vicki and the other stuff, and I'd be bored". Roger says, "On the plane back, I was thinking, you and I should try to be better friends. I hope you'll want to make the effort. I will". David starts to cry. Roger asks, "Why don't you tell me in your own words what's happened here while I was away. I'm sure you know some things your Aunt Elizabeth don't". David exclaims, "I don't know anything!". Roger says, "All right, David. You tell me when you're ready to" and leaves. David takes the ledger back out from under his pillow and returns it to Quentin's secret room.

Downstairs in the drawing room, Barnabas and Julia ask Elizabeth if she has any old family records, accounts or photos they could look at. Elizabeth asks Barnabas, "Could you tell me what this is all about? I'd like to know what's happening in my own house", but Barnabas tells her, "Some things can't be explained until the end of the story comes". He promises to tell her everything when he can. Elizabeth says, "The storage room is locked. I'll go get the keys. I'd also like to look in on David first, if you don't mind". Barnabas and Julia reply that they don't. Elizabeth leaves. Julia asks Barnabas, "Exactly what are we looking for?" Barnabas replies, "A receipt from the jeweler, a photo perhaps, any kind of clue". Julia warns, "Whoever killed Braithwaite will try to stop us...". They are interrupted by Roger coming into the room. Roger is very angry. He accuses Barnabas of mistreating David while he was away, of accusing David of stealing the ledger with no evidence. He asks, "Maybe Maggie or Mrs. Johnson put it somewhere". Barnabas replies, "No, I've already asked them". Roger asks, "Did you question them until they cried like you did to David?" He remarks, "Barnabas, you've been reading too many mystery novels...", then noticing a ledger sitting right on the desk, continues, "If there's any mystery at all. Is that it?" Julia gasps, "It wasn't here before!" Roger sarcastically remarks, "You probably just didn't search the room carefully enough. If it wasn't there before, who put it there, a ghost?" Barnabas looks through the journal, sees that a page is missing, and says, "Whoever did took something! There's a page missing!". Roger, rolling his eyes in exasperation, says, "I suppose David is to be blamed for tearing out the page". Barnabas says, "I'm not blaming anyone yet". Roger, now very angry, says, "Why do you continue this farce? Why do you see a crime where there is none?" Elizabeth returns with the key to the storage room. Barnabas and Julia prepare to leave, but Roger tells Barnabas, "I'd like to talk to you alone" and insists that he stay. Julia says, "I'll start", and leaves with Elizabeth. Roger angrily tells Barnabas, "I don't like the way you managed things while I was away. You're responsible for getting the children hysterical. You caused my sister to talk about nothing but ghosts and spirits in the car on the way back". Barnabas protests, "It wasn't me! It was the séance!". Roger counters, "You should never have allowed the séance to take place", then tells Barnabas, "You will go upstairs and apologize to my son. Otherwise, you will no longer be welcome here!".

Meanwhile, Elizabeth has taken Julia to the room in the basement where the photo albums are kept. It is very cobwebby and dusty. Elizabeth tells Julia that no one has been in this room for years. She tells Julia to lock the door when she's finished and leaves. Julia looks through some photo albums and finds a picture of the woman who led them to the cottage. It is dated 1897. Suddenly, the door slams shut. Julia tries to open it, but finds herself locked in. The window opens, and a strong wind blows into the room. Julia feels a presence and exclaims, "Who is in this room? Who? Answer me!"

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Episode 687
(COL 12/DISK 4 #2)

Tape Date: February 4, 1969
Air Date: February 11, 1969 Tuesday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 471
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
Nancy Barrett as Carolyn Stoddard
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman

Frightened, Julia bangs on the door and shouts for help. The wind stops. Barnabas opens the door from the outside. Julia tells him what happened while she was in the room alone, but when she shows him the photo album, the picture of Beth is gone...

Carolyn and Chris return from a date and go to the drawing room. Carolyn asks Chris if he believes in marriage. Chris tells her he believes in it and plans to get married sometime in the future.

Chris returns to the cottage, where he is suddenly wracked by werewolf pains.

Barnabas and Julia go up to the drawing room. They are alone there. They discuss what happened downstairs, and decide that since the blond woman would have no reason to take the picture, it must have been the other spirit who did so. The phone rings. Barnabas answers. Chris tells him to come down to the cottage quickly. Barnabas asks why, but Chris refuses to tell him on the phone, just telling him it's an emergency and asking him to come quickly.

Barnabas and Julia rush to the cottage. Chris tells them he's starting to have the werewolf pains. Barnabas asks, "That's impossible! There's no full moon tonight". Chris replies, "I know! It's never happened before!". Barnabas asks, "How much longer before the transformation starts?" Chris replies, "Twenty or thirty minutes". Barnabas says, "Good. Then there's enough time to get you to the mausoleum". Barnabas, using Julia's car, rushes Chris to the secret room in the mausoleum while Julia stays at the cottage. The clock reads 1:10 AM.

There's a knock at the door of Collinwood. Carolyn answers it. A look of great surprise appears on her face and she exclaims, "JEFF!! JEFF CLARK!!" The man replies, "I beg your pardon. My name isn't Jeff Clark. It's Ned Stuart". Carolyn says, "Ned Stuart? It's amazing!" Jeff remarks, "It's obvious I resemble someone you know". Carolyn corrects him, "Someone I used to know. He disappeared some time ago". Ned Stuart tells Carolyn, "I'm here to see Chris Jennings. I'm a friend of his from out west". Carolyn tells Stuart, "Chris isn't here". Stuart replies, "I'll wait for him, then". Carolyn explains, "He doesn't live at Collinwood. He lives in the caretaker's cottage". Ned asks, "Is he there right now?" Carolyn replies, "Yes, but he's probably asleep". Ned asks for directions to the cottage. Carolyn gives them to him. She tells Ned, "I'll telephone Chris and tell him you're coming", but Ned says, "No! I want this to be a surprise". After Ned leaves, Carolyn, not trusting him, decides to call Chris anyway.

The phone in the cottage rings. Julia, not knowing how to explain her presence there, just lets it ring.

Barnabas returns to the cottage and tells Julia he got Chris to the secret room in the crypt just in time. They worry that Chris' condition has gotten worse, that he might now turn into a werewolf at any time, not just during the full moon. They are interrupted by a knock at the door. They open it. Ned Stuart is standing there. Barnabas and Julia are speechless. Knowing what the cause of their shock must be after his experience with Carolyn, he quickly explains that he's not Jeff Clark, but Ned Stuart, a friend of Chris Jennings' from out west. He tells them he's looking for Chris. They tell him Chris isn't there and won't be back until tomorrow. Both Barnabas and Julia seem suspicious of Ned, just as Carolyn was, and Barnabas mentions to Ned that Chris has never mentioned him before. Ned replies, "He's probably never mentioned my sister either, or the fact that he was engaged to her". Julia asks, "The engagement was broken?", thinking that was the reason for Ned's visit. Ned replies, "You could say that. Jennings Chris just disappeared one night, and my sister was in no condition to tell anyone what happened". Julia asks, "You mean she's dead?". Ned replies, "Now that would be the logical conclusion, wouldn't it?".

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Episode 688
(COL 12/DISK 4 #3)

Tape Date: February 5, 1969
Air Date: February 12, 1969 Wednesday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 472
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
David Henesy as David Collins

Julia questions Ned further about his sister, but he refuses to say anything more on the subject. Barnabas and Julia tell Ned it's getting late and suggest they all leave, but Ned refuses to do so, saying he'll stay and wait for Chris. Barnabas and Julia tell him they don't think it's right to let him stay there alone and stay too.

In the drawing room, David tries to confront Quentin, saying, "Quentin! Why won't you appear to me? I've been looking all over for you! Why won't you appear to me? I know! It's because you're ashamed to! You promised me you wouldn't harm Mr. Braithwaite, but you killed him! You went back on your word! I had a nightmare last night! Mr. Braithwaite came out of his grave, pointed his finger at me and said I was to blame for his death too! I'm afraid, Quentin! After tonight, I'm not going to do what you want anymore!" Quentin's music starts to play. David starts to say, "It won't do any good, Quentin! I'm not going to play the game anymore!", but quickly becomes possessed again. He sits down at the desk, uncaps a fountain pen, and begins to write something.

At 3:00 in the morning, Maggie wanders by and notices David still awake in the drawing room. She asks him what he's doing still awake at this hour. He replies that he couldn't sleep and decided to write a story, "A story about a man who was been cursed by a wicked, wicked woman and turned into a wild animal sometimes because of the curse and killed people, even people he loved. One day, he found a secret room and thought he could escape the curse by hiding in the room. But someone let him out, someone who didn't want him to suffer from the curse any longer. Then the man was killed in the woods by a hunter, and that's how he found his peace". Maggie tells David he has to go to bed because it's late, but David becomes angry and runs out the front door into the woods. Maggie runs after him.

At the cottage, Ned finally decides to leave, saying he doesn't think Chris will be back tonight. After he leaves, Barnabas and Julia wonder if he knows about Chris' secret.

Maggie is in the woods, searching for David. She runs into Ned and is, like everyone else, shocked, thinking he's Jeff. Ned explains, "I'm not Jeff Clark, as everyone in the area seems to think. I'm Ned Stuart, a friend of Chris Jennings' from out west". He asks Maggie, "What are you doing in the woods this time of night?". Maggie explains how she's looking for David. Ned tells her he'll help her search.

Barnabas and Julia return to Collinwood. Julia asks, "Do you think Stuart knows Chris' secret?" Barnabas replies, "No, it seems more like he was trying to get information from us". Julia remarks, "It's strange how Stuart introduced the subject of his sister, then dropped the subject". Barnabas replies, "I think his sister's the real reason he's come to see Chris". Julia asks, "Do you think Chris killed her?" Barnabas defends Chris, "If he did, he's not responsible for what he does when he transforms", then says, "I'm going back to the old house. I'll be back here tomorrow" and turns to leave, but Julia finds David's story on the floor, starts to read it, and exclaims, "Barnabas! Wait!" She shows the story to him. They read the story and are shocked to see how much it matches Chris' situation. Barnabas exclaims, "David knows Chris' secret!", but Julia, doubtful, says, "It's probably just a coincidence. How could he know?". Barnabas replies that he thinks the spirit told David. He rushes out to go to the mausoleum to make sure that the part about someone letting the man out doesn't happen.

Ned and Maggie, not having found David, decide to give up and call the police. They hear a noise in the bushes. Ned pulls out a gun and goes to investigate. When he returns, he tells Maggie it was just an animal. Maggie is shocked that Ned is carrying a gun and asks him why. Ned replies, "For protection - I've heard about the attacks around Collinsport".

David enters the mausoleum, grabs the ring, and prepares to open the secret door...

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Episode 689
(COL 12/DISK 4 #4)

Tape Date: February 6, 1969
Air Date: February 13, 1969 Thursday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 473
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Joan Bennett as Elizabeth Stoddard
David Selby as Quentin Collins
David Henesy as David Collins

But he stops when he hears a voice behind him asks, "What are you doing here?". David turns and sees it's Barnabas. David tells Barnabas, "I had an argument with Maggie and came here to hide". David tells Barnabas he heard sounds coming from behind the wall. Barnabas asks, "Do you hear them now?" David replies, "No". Barnabas asks, "Isn't it possible that in your frightened condition you just imagined it?" David replies, "Yes, I guess so". Barnabas takes David back to Collinwood. After sending David up to his room, Maggie tells Barnabas that David has been acting strangely lately. Barnabas asks, "How?". Maggie explains, "He seems almost like two people. Sometimes he seems like a normal little boy, but other times he seems like another person, another person who frightens me. It's like he's an empty shell, like all the things that make him David are smothered by something else, something cold and unfeeling". She tells Barnabas, "Maybe I'm responsible, maybe David can't accept me as a replacement for Vicki". Barnabas replies that he doesn't think that's the reason.

Maggie goes up to David's room and is surprised to find that he's still not asleep, even though it's almost morning. David begs, "Please don't leave me alone here!" Maggie asks, "What's the matter?" David replies, "I'm afraid! I'm so afraid!". Maggie promises, "I won't leave you", and asks, "What are you afraid of?" David replies, "I don't think I can tell you", but Maggie insists, "Tell me what's been frightening you the past few days, and maybe I can help you". David moans, "You can't! No one can!" Maggie tells him, "You've got to tell someone, if you keep it locked up inside you, the fear will just grow and grow", but David insists, "I can't, Maggie, I can't!".

It is morning. Barnabas goes to the mausoleum to let Chris out. He asks Chris, "Who is Ned Stuart?" Chris asks, "Where did you hear that name?" Barnabas replies, "From Ned Stuart himself. He came to Collinwood last night looking for you, and Carolyn directed him to the cottage". Chris remarks, "So he's caught up with me at last. He's been after me for the last two years". Barnabas asks, "Why? Does he know your secret?". Chris replies, "I have no idea what he knows". Barnabas asks, "Then why is he here? Could it have anything to do with his sister?". Chris asks, "What did he tell you about her?" Barnabas replies, "Not much, but from what he did tell us, Julia and I got the impression she was dead. He told us you were engaged to her. You don't seem very surprised to hear she's dead". Chris replies, "I'm not. The memory's been haunting me for the last two years." Barnabas asks, "Did you kill her?" Chris replies, "I must have." Barnabas asks, "But you really don't know, do you?" Chris admits he doesn't, "No. But she was the first person to see the transformation..." He tells Barnabas what happened, "One day when I knew the full moon would be coming, I told her I would be going out of town for the weekend. What I didn't know what that she was planning a surprise birthday party for me in my room. She opened the door with her key. and saw me standing there. She stood there, her arms full of party things and refused to leave unless I told her why I hadn't gone out of town. Then the transformation happened, and I don't remember what happened next..." Barnabas remarks, "Then if she was in the room when the transformation occurred, she must have become a victim of the werewolf". Chris sadly agrees, "Yes", then says, "I loved her, like I love Carolyn, and Amy. I can't stay in Collinsport any longer! The same thing could happen to them!". Barnabas begs him not to leave, saying, "You've got to stay! We've already found a way to control your violence by putting you in this room. If you stay, maybe we can find a cure!", but Chris replies, "No, not with Ned Stuart here. He's here to avenge his sister's death, and he won't stop until he does. He came close the other night. It must have been him who poisoned my whiskey." Barnabas points out, "But he said he didn't get here till last night". Chris replies, "Do you think he'd tell you the truth?"

Back at Collinwood, Maggie, seeing that David has finally gone to sleep, leaves David's room. Quentin's ghost then appears and awakens David. David fearfully tells Quentin, "I tried to do what you told me to, I tried to open the door to the secret room, but Barnabas caught me!", then asks, "You never told me what was in the secret room. What did you want me to let out?", but Quentin doesn't answer. David tells Quentin, "You hurt people, and it frightens me when you do those things!".

Elizabeth awakens and comes down into the foyer. At the same time, Barnabas enters through the front door. Elizabeth remarks, "You're up early this morning". Barnabas replies, "I haven't been to bed", and tells her, "I've come to talk to David. It's important. Can we go into the drawing room?". They go into the drawing room to talk, but are shocked to find that it's been trashed, the furniture all thrown in disarray. Elizabeth exclaims, "My God! What's happened?" Barnabas replies, "I don't know how this could have happened! I was here not long ago and there was nothing wrong". Maggie comes into the drawing room and is also shocked at its condition. She too remarks that she was in the drawing room not long ago and it wasn't like this. Elizabeth remarks, "You two seem to have had a busy night". Maggie tells Elizabeth about David's running off, and tells her the children have been acting strangely lately. Elizabeth asks, "Could they be responsible for this?", but Maggie replies, "No. I just left David, and when I checked on Amy at 5 o'clock, she was sound asleep". Elizabeth remarks, "Well, someone must be responsible".

Upstairs in David's room, David tells Quentin, "No, I don't want to play this new game! I don't want to scare everyone from this house, and I don't want to live here alone with you, either". Quentin glares menacingly at David and starts to approach him. David, frightened, tries to apologize, "I'm sorry, Quentin, I didn't mean it!", but Quentin touches David on the left arm and David starts to scream in pain, "Help! My arm's on fire!" and starts to try to put out some invisible flames.

Maggie, walking through the bedroom hallway on the way to her room, passes David's room and hears him screaming. This is followed by the sound of a man laughing. Maggie opens the door and goes in. She finds David alone in the room, lying on the floor unconscious.

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Episode 690
(COL 12/DISK 4 #5)

Tape Date: February 7, 1969
Air Date: February 14, 1969 Friday
Writer: Ralph Ellis
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 474
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
David Selby as Quentin Collins
David Henesy as David Collins
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings

Maggie goes to David, whose arm can be seen to have been burned. She tries to revive him. David, at first only semi-consciousness, cries, "I'm sorry, Quentin! Don't hurt me!", and begs for forgiveness, but then regains full consciousness and stops. Maggie asks, "What happened? Who was in this room with you?". David replies, "No one". Maggie says, "Don't lie, David. I heard you screaming, and a man laughing". David points out, "You can see there's no one in here except us". Maggie insists, "But I heard a man laughing". David lies, "That was just me. I was just playing. I was pretending to be a man laughing". Maggie, not believing him, says, "David, I can't believe that. Tell me what happened. Why were you lying on the floor?" David lies, "I just got out of bed and fell down", but Maggie, still not believing him, asks, "Was it Quentin?". David is shocked and asks, "Where did you hear that name?". Maggie replies, "From you". David exclaims, "No you didn't! I never said that name!". Maggie tells him, "You did, when you were unconscious". David insists, "It was just a game of make-believe!". Maggie replies, "It's not a game. That burn mark on your arm's not imaginary". David lies, "It's not a burn mark, it's just a bruise from when I fell down". Maggie tells him, "I didn't imagine the laugh, and I didn't imagine that man I saw in the West Wing. Was that Quentin?" David becomes very frightened and starts to cry. Maggie asks, "What kind of man is he? What's he done to you?" She hugs David and promises, "I'll find this man and you'll never have to be afraid of him again", but David tears himself away, exclaiming "You can't! No one can!", and runs from the room.

Outside Collinwood, Ned Stuart is about to knock at the door when suddenly it opens and David runs past him outside. Ned goes in. Maggie comes down the stairs into the foyer. Ned greets her, "Hello, Miss Evan". Maggie asks, "Have you seen David?" Ned jokes, "I think that was him running outside. He was going awfully fast. What does he do, give you the slip about once a day?". Maggie tells Ned, "No time to talk to you right now!" and runs out after David. Ned hears a girl singing. He goes into the drawing room and finds Amy in there doing a jigsaw puzzle, singing as she works. Ned asks, "What are you doing?" Amy replies, "I'm trying to finish this jigsaw puzzle, but I can't find the piece that goes there". Ned asks, "Are you all alone in the house?". Amy replies, "No. Maggie is upstairs". Ned tells her, "No she isn't. She just went outside chasing your brother David". Amy tells him, "David isn't my brother. My brother is named Chris". Ned asks, "Chris Jennings?". Amy replies, "Yes". Ned tells Amy, "I came here to see Chris". Amy asks, "Why?" Ned replies, "I'm sort of trying to solve a puzzle, just like you are". Chris happens to come into the room. Seeing Ned there, he sends Amy away, then tells Ned, "I know it was you who tried to kill me by poisoning my whiskey!", but Ned denies it, saying, "I might end up wanting to kill you, but all I want right now is the answers to some questions". Chris tells him, "I don't know anything about the death of your sister". Ned replies, "Sabrina's not dead". Chris asks, "She isn't?" Ned tells him, "No, she didn't. Come see her yourself". Chris refuses, "When I left that town, I promised never to go back", but Ned tells him, "You don't have to go back. She's right here. I've brought her with me. She's at the Collinsport Inn. Come see her". Chris asks, "What has she told you?" Ned replies, "Nothing". Chris mutters to himself, "I don't see how that's possible. If she was in that room she must know..." Ned asks, "Why don't you come and see her?", but Chris says, "I can't". Ned insists, "Come see her, just come see her!"

David, in the woods, hears Maggie calling him, but does not respond. Maggie goes right past him without seeing him. David turns and is surprised to see Amy standing there. He asks, "Did HE send you?" Amy asks, "Who?" David replies, "Quentin". Amy tells him, "No". David asks, "Then why did you come looking for me?" Amy replies, "I heard about you running from the house and wanted to find out why you ran off. David tells her, "I'm so afraid! Quentin came to see me this morning. He's very angry with me, just because I don't want to do it". Amy asks, "Do what?" David replies, "Do what he wanted me to do. Quentin's not the friend we thought he was, Amy! You know what he wants us to do? He wants us to drive everyone else from the house, then live there alone with him!" Amy says, "But I don't what to live there alone with him!". David replies, "Me neither. If I only knew, I'd never have started playing the game!". Amy notes, "We can't stay out here forever", and asks David, "What are we going to do?". David replies, "There's only one thing we can do. We've got to tell Maggie! She promised to help!". Amy, frightened, says, "No, David! He'll punish us! I'm afraid!". David tells her, "We can't stay out here forever. We've got to go tell Maggie. No one else understands". Suddenly, the Quentin appears. Terrified, Amy exclaims, "Oh, David! Tell him we didn't mean it! Tell him not to punish us!", but David, staring at Quentin, tells her, "It won't do any good. Quentin is going to teach us a lesson we'll never forget".

Later at Collinwood, Maggie goes into the drawing room and finds David, who has returned, and Amy in there. After talking to them for awhile, she tells David that she's puzzled that he's so different from the way he was this morning. David explains that it's just that he's in a better mood. Amy exclaims, "I'm finished! I've finished the puzzle". Maggie and David look at the puzzle. Maggie remarks, "David, you don't seem very excited". Amy remarks, "Boys usually don't like jigsaw puzzles". David asks Maggie, "Are we alone in the house?". Maggie replies, "Yes. Mrs. Johnson and Aunt Elizabeth went into town and won't be back until later". David and Amy tell Maggie they're bored and want something to do. Amy tells Maggie, "I'd like to go outside", but Maggie refuses to let them go, saying, "It's raining outside". Amy asks, "Didn't you like to play in the rain when you were a little girl?" Maggie tells her firmly, "You're NOT going outside!". The children continue to complain that there's nothing to do. Maggie asks, "Why don't we just sit here and talk?", but the children are not very enthusiastic about the idea. They asks to play a game and suggest Hide and Seek again, but Maggie says, "No. Not after the way you two broke the rules last time". The children then suggest Dress Up, and ask Maggie if she'd like to play too. Maggie declines, but tell them they can play it if they want to, asking, "Let me see you when you've dressed up". The children promise, "We will! Be ready for a surprise!" and go upstairs to Dress Up.

After waiting a long time for them, Maggie goes upstairs to see what's taking the children so long. She goes into David's room, but finds no one there. She calls for the children, but there's no reply. After Maggie leaves, the doorknob to David's room turns, the door opens, and something invisible comes out. Maggie goes to searches for the children, thinking they've decided to play Hide and Seek again. In the foyer, the door blows open. Maggie close it, then goes into the door under the stairs. The door to the bedroom hall opens, and something invisible walks out onto the landing.

Maggie goes into a study we've never seen before to see if the children are in there. They aren't. Not finding them, she exits and goes out into a hallway, but sees something that causes a look of terror to come onto her face and retreats back into the study, closing the door after her. The doorknob starts to turn. The sound of a man's laugh is heard outside, followed by David's voice calling, "Maggie, can you hear us? We know you're in there!" Amy's voice chimes in, "Maggie, why don't you answer? Why don't you come out into the hallway? There's someone here who wants to meet you!" David adds, "Yes, and he wants you to meet him too! Why don't you come out?" Amy says, "Why don't you come out? He won't hurt you!" (Maggie is probably sorry she didn't follow her own advice to Vicki in the first episode when she called Vicki "a jerk, J-E-R-K" for being stupid enough to go to work at Collinwood).

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Episode 691
(COL 12/DISK 4 #6)

Tape Date: February 11, 1969
Air Date: February 17, 1969 Monday
Writer: Ralph Ellis
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 475
 

 

David and Amy beg Maggie to open the door, saying, "It's dark out here and we're afraid!". For some reason, Maggie does so. David and Amy come in...followed by Quentin. The children tell Maggie not to be afraid, that Quentin won't hurt her, but Quentin pulls out a scarf and starts to approach Maggie menacingly, the scarf raised ready to strangle her. The children beg Quentin not to hurt Maggie, reminding him, "You promised not to! You promised you would only play a game with her! Please, we'll be good! We'll do whatever you tell us!". Maggie screams and faints. Suddenly, there's a scream from the doorway. It's Mrs. Johnson, coming into the room. She sees Quentin. Elizabeth comes into the room right after Mrs. Johnson, but by that time, Quentin has vanished. Mrs. Johnson tells Elizabeth, "That's the man I saw at the cottage!", but Elizabeth says, "There couldn't have been a man in this room. I came in just seconds after you did, and I didn't see any man". Mrs. Johnson turns to the children and says, "You MUST have seen him! Tell her!", but the children lie that they didn't see anyone. Elizabeth tells Mrs. Johnson to take the children up to their room. Mrs. Johnson does so.

Up in David's room, the children, very frightened, beg Mrs. Johnson not to leave them. David blurts out, "He'll hurt us!" Mrs. Johnson exclaims, "So, there IS a man! I'll lock you two up here and go and tells Mrs. Stoddard what you said!". The children beg not to be left alone, but in spite of the children's pleas, Mrs. Johnson tells the children there's nothing in the room to hurt them and leaves.

In the study, Elizabeth is trying to rouse Maggie. She finds the scarf lying next to Maggie. Maggie regains consciousness and exclaims, "That man!". Elizabeth tells her, "There's no man here". Maggie insists, "There was! It was that man Mrs. Johnson saw at the cottage!". Mrs. Johnson comes into the room. Maggie continues, "I opened the door! The children..." Mrs. Johnson interrupts, "The children are all right. They're upstairs in David's room". Maggie says, "They're NOT all right! I know what's wrong now! They're POSSESSED!". Elizabeth asks, "Possessed? By what?" Maggie replies, "That man! But he's not a real man. He's evil, but somehow, he's something not real". Elizabeth asks, "You mean he's a ghost?" Mrs. Johnson pipes in, "I knew it! I knew he was something not quite real when I saw him at the cottage!". Maggie says, "Mrs. Johnson's right! He's possessed David and Amy, and he's got them doing terrible things!". Elizabeth remarks, "That doesn't make any sense", but Mrs. Johnson says, "It does! The children were yelling and screaming upstairs that he was coming to punish them!". Elizabeth decides to go up and check on the children.

In David's room, the children decide they've got to tell someone about Quentin. Suddenly, Quentin appears. The children tell him they refuse to help him anymore. As punishment, he temporarily blinds Amy, but disappear when Elizabeth arrives. She asks the children, "What's wrong?" At first, the children lie that Maggie who was trying to frighten them with stories about a mysterious man, but when Elizabeth says, "I've got to go to the old house to see Dr. Hoffman and tries to leave the room, they become terrified and beg her, "Don't leave us alone! He'll come back and punish us!" and go crazy. David screams, "We did what you wanted! Leave us alone!". Amy screams, "Please don't punish us!" They run around the room begging Quentin not to punish them. Elizabeth exclaims, "My God! Maggie was right! They ARE possessed!"

Elizabeth returns to Collinwood from the Old House. Maggie asks, "Did you speak to Julia?" Elizabeth replies, "No, no one was at home". Maggie asks, "What are we going to do?" Elizabeth replies, "Call Professor Stokes. He's our only hope. If anyone can do anything, he can. Go and call him. His number's in the study. I'll go up and see the children". Maggie goes to the study, looks up the number and starts to call. The phone starts to ring. Maggie begs, "Please answer! Please!" Suddenly, she notices that the house has become completely quiet, that the sound of the storm outside have stopped.

Upstairs, Elizabeth is walking back to David's room. She too notices that the storm has stopped. She goes into David's room. Mrs. Johnson exclaims, "Oh, Mrs. Stoddard! Come quickly!" Elizabeth finds that both the children are unconscious and asks, "What happened?" Mrs. Johnson tells her, "I don't know. They were both yelling and screaming, then suddenly stopped and collapsed. It was so unnatural! What does this mean?" Elizabeth replies, "I don't know". Mrs. Johnson continues, "And it became so silent suddenly, there's no more thunder or lightning, and you can't even hear the rain anymore". Elizabeth suggests, "It's probably stopped", but Mrs. Johnson tells her, "No, it's still raining outside, you just can't hear it. It's as quiet as a tomb. Something's going to happen, I know it, something TERRIBLE!". Elizabeth tries to assure her, "Mrs. Johnson, nothing's going to happen. Right now, our only concern is the children...". But she is wrong. Suddenly, the room fills with Quentin's music. Mrs. Johnson asks, "What's that?" Elizabeth replies, "Old music. It sounds like an old record". Mrs. Johnson asks, "Where's it coming from?" Elizabeth replies, "I don't know, but it's getting louder". David suddenly regains consciousness and announces, in a strange monotone, "It's too late! It's to late to be afraid!" and laughs, "HA HA HA HA HA ...". He is joined by a deep male laugh. The room echoes with laughter, both David's and the unseen man's. Both Elisabeth and Mrs. Johnson are terrified...

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Episode 692
(COL 12/DISK 4 #7)

Tape Date: February 12, 1969
Air Date: February 18, 1969 Tuesday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 476
Joan Bennett as Elizabeth Stoddard
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Thayer David as Professor Stokes
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Lisa Richards as Sabrina Stuart

The light of a new day has never been so welcome to those who live in Collinwood. They will soon learn that this spirit will never rest until everyone bearing the name of Collins has been driven from the house...

It is morning. Julia comes to Collinwood. Elizabeth recounts the events of last night to her. She tells Julia that Maggie claims that the children are possessed by a spirit and that she believes Maggie's claim. Julia corrects her, "They're possessed by TWO spirits", and tells Elizabeth about the blond woman she and Barnabas saw. Elizabeth complains, "Why didn't you tell me this before?" Julia replies, "We didn't think you'd believe it". Elizabeth says, "I believe it now". Professor Stokes arrives. In the drawing room, he announces, "There's been a definite change in here since I was here last. The very atmosphere in the room has changed drastically..."

At the cottage, Chris receives a phone call from Ned Stuart. Ned complains, "I've been calling you all morning. Where have you been?" Chris lies, "I've been doing some work on the estate". Ned tells him, "Sabrina would like to see you now. When can you see her?" Chris replies, "I don't know". Ned remarks, "You mean you don't care". Chris exclaims, "No!". Ned says, "You'd better make it soon. She's getting impatient, and so am I". After the telephone call, Chris takes a framed photograph out of a drawer and looks at it.

In the drawing room at Collinwood, Stokes asks, "Mrs. Johnson and Miss Evans are both convinced that the children know about the apparitions?" Elizabeth replies, "Yes". Stokes says, "There's a supernatural presence here. I could sense it when we held the séance here. But it's much stronger now. Both of the children exhibit all the signs of possession. Tell me, are there ever times when they revert to normal?" Elizabeth replies, "Yes". Stokes tells her, "Then that means the possession isn't complete yet". Elizabeth asks, "You mean it could be?" Stokes replies, "Yes. It would mean complete loss of free will". Elizabeth asks, "What are you going to do?" Stokes replies, "I won't know until I've spoken to the children. I'd like to speak to Mrs. Johnson and Miss Evans as well". Elizabeth says, "I'll bring them down here", but Stokes tells her, "No, I'd like to speak to each of them in their rooms alone" and leaves to go up to do so. The phone rinds. Elizabeth answers. Chris asks, "I'd like to speak to either Barnabas or Dr. Hoffman". Elizabeth gives the phone to Julia. Chris tells Julia, "Julia! I've got to see you right away!". Julia asks, "Can't it wait? - Something's happened here at Collinwood", but Chris tells her, "NO! I think it may be an emergency! I think there may be someone who knows my secret!". Julia tells her, "I'll get there as soon as I can!" Chris looks at the framed photograph. It is of a beautiful young woman, with lovely dark hair.

Julia is at the cottage, looking at the photograph. She remarks, "She was a very pretty girl". Chris corrects her, "She IS a very beautiful girl". Julia protests, "But she's dead". Chris replies, "She's not dead". Julia asks, "How did you find out she's still alive?" Chris replies, "Ned told me. Not only is she alive, she's in town". Julia asks, "And you think she may know about you?" Chris replies, "Of course she knows! Didn't Barnabas tell you about the last time she saw me?" Julia tells him, "Chris, you've got to think about this rationally", but Chris replies, "I don't have to. I remember what happened". Julia reminds him, "But you told us you don't remember anything that happens after the transformation, so you don't really remember what happened". Chris points out, "But she was in the room. She must have gotten out alive, and she must know, too". Julia asks, "Then why didn't Ned go to the police? She must have told him. Why did they come here instead?". Chris admits that he has no answer to that. Julia tells him, "I'm afraid there's only one way for you to find out". Chris says, "If you mean go there and talk to her, I can't face her again!". Julia tells him, "It's the only way you'll be able to find out why they're here".

At Collinwood, Elizabeth is alone in the drawing room, sitting at the desk reading some mail. Behind her, the secret panel opens. A ghostly left hand comes out, floats over to the table, picks up a letter opener, and raises it to stab Elizabeth, who doesn't see it. Suddenly, there's a shout, "Watch out, Mrs. Stoddard!!!", and the hand vanishes. The letter opener drops to the floor. Elizabeth looks toward in the direction of the voice and finds it's Professor Stokes, who came into the room just in time and asks, "Professor Stokes! What's the matter?" Stokes tells Elizabeth, "You were very nearly killed". Elizabeth asks, "How? There was no one else in the room". Stokes remarks, "Letter openers don't move by themselves" and tells her about the attempted attack. He notices the open secret passage and asks Elizabeth, "Where does that passage lead?" Elizabeth replies, "I don't know. It hasn't been used in years". Stokes tells her, "That's not true. I suspect the children have been using it".

At the cottage, Julia reiterates to Chris that the only way he can learn what Sabrina knows is to go see her. She picks up the phone and hold the receiver out to him. Chris pauses, then takes it and calls Ned Stuart's room at the Collinsport Inn.

Ned tells Chris, "Just get here as soon as you can. Both of us are looking forward to seeing you". After he hangs up, he calls out to someone off camera, "Sabrina! That was him! He's coming to see you now!".

At Collinwood, Elizabeth asks, "What makes you think the children have been using the passage?". Stokes explains, "Miss Evans told me of an incident where the children appeared in the drawing room right after she had found it empty. They must have used the secret passage". He tells Elizabeth, "I've talked to Mrs. Johnson, Miss Evans, and both of the children. Things are worse than I thought. Everyone in the house is in danger. Miss Stoddard, I'd like to perform an exorcism of this house". Elizabeth asks, "Exorcism?" Stokes replies, "Let me explain exactly what an exorcism is".

Julia and Chris arrive at Ned's room at the Collinsport Inn. Ned, angered that Chris has brought Julia, says, "I was expecting you alone! I didn't expect you to bring anyone!". Chris replies, "You didn't say I couldn't". Ned remarks, "So you brought a doctor". Chris replies, "She isn't here as a doctor. She's here as a friend". Ned remarks, "This wasn't meant to be a social visit" and goes to get Sabrina. Chris tells Julia, "I don't know if I can go through with this". Julia replies, "It's too late to back out now." Ned brings Sabrina into the room, Chris is shocked. Sabrina is in a wheelchair. Her face is pale, her once lovely dark hair now completely white. Her once beautiful face now somehow appears to be still young, but also old and wrinkled at the same time. Chris exclaims, "My God! Sabrina! What happened?" Julia looks at Sabrina and tells Chris, "She can't answer you. She's in a state of shock". Ned says, "Right, Doctor. She can't speak". Chris asks, "How long has she been like this?" Ned replies, "Nearly two years." Julia asks, "Do you know what caused this?" Ned replies, "If I did, I wouldn't be here". Chris asks, "What do you know?" Ned replies, "I found her one morning like this. She was at your place to put up some party decorations for a surprise birthday party for you. You said you were out of town, but I think you were there. I think you know what happened". Chris denies this. Ned says, "Well, someone was in that room. There had been a tremendous struggle in there. The radiator had been torn from the wall". He continues, "All the doctors said there was nothing physically wrong with Sabrina. She can see and hear. They said seeing whoever was in the room might snap her out of it. Now, if you were that man in the room..." He turns to Sabrina and tells her, "Sabrina, he's here now. Try to remember! Try!" Sabrina looks at Chris, stretches out a hand toward Chris, then tries to get up out of the wheelchair, but collapses onto the floor.

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Episode 693
(COL 12/DISK 4 #8)

Tape Date: February 13, 1969
Air Date: February 19, 1969 Wednesday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 477
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Nancy Barrett as Carolyn Stoddard
Thayer David as Professor Stokes
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
David Selby as Quentin Collins
David Henesy as David Collins

Julia and Chris return to Collinwood. Chris is very upset at seeing the sorry condition Sabrina is in. Julia invites him to come into the drawing room and have a drink, but Chris replies, "No, that won't solve anything. I can't think of anything else but her sitting there like that! She was young, alive, now she's a vegetable!" Julia tries to reassure him, "You're not responsible...", but Chris exclaims, "Of course I am!" and goes out the front doors, very upset. Stokes, who's just come into the foyer and seen Chris leave, asks Julia, "What's Mr. Jennings so upset about?" Julia replies, "Oh, he's having some problems". Stokes remarks, "That tells me precisely nothing, which is exactly what you want me to know", then tells Julia, "I'm going to need you here tonight". Julia asks, "Why?" Stokes replies, "I'm going to exorcise the ghosts from this house, and you're going to help me". Julia asks, "Exorcise the ghosts from the house?" Stokes says, "I will conduct the ritual itself outside the house. You will stay inside the house. Let's go into the drawing room to talk about this". Inside the drawing room, Julia asks, "I don't know what I can do to help, but I'll do whatever you want". Stokes tells her, "I want you and one other person to stay in this room...". Suddenly, he stops and pauses, then continues, "I will go outside to perform the ceremony..." As he is talking, he quietly makes his way over to the secret panel, opens it, grabs David, who's inside, and drags him out. Julia exclaims, "David!". Stokes explains, "I had noticed earlier that someone had been using the secret passage, so I sprinkled some sugar on the floor inside. All I needed to hear was the crunch of one footstep". David tries to lie, "I was playing Hide and Seek with Amy", but Stokes tells him, "David, I think we need to have a little talk". David protests, "But we already had a talk this afternoon!". Stokes tells him, "Things are different right now. We're going to have to have another talk". David, continuing his lie that he was playing Hide and Seek with Amy, says, "I'd better go tell Amy first so she won't look for me", but Stokes replies, "I know you're lying. You weren't playing Hide and Seek with Amy. Amy has been in her room with Maggie for the past hour. Why don't you tell us what's been happening to you?" David lies, "Nothing!". Stokes says, "Sit down, David", sits him down on the couch and asks him, "Do you know what the word 'possession' means?". David replies, "It's like someone owning something". Stokes replies, "Right". He pulls a pencil from his pocket and says, "For example, I possess this pencil, and it does whatever I want it to. Suppose it stopped doing what I wanted it to. I could discard it and buy another one, or perhaps I could become angry and destroy it". He breaks the pencil in two and asks David, "Do you understand?". David replies, "I think so". Stokes continues, "I think possession is the cause of all the recent problems in this house. I think I sense the presence of a man in this house." David vehemently denies that there's any presence in the house, but Stokes insists that there is. David continues to deny that there's any presence in the room; Stokes continues to insist there is. Suddenly, Stokes suddenly points towards the window and exclaims, "There he is! By the window!". David screams, "NO! NO!" and turns to look, but sees nothing. He realizes that Stokes has fooled him into admitting that there is in fact a spirit. Stokes says, "Sorry, David. I had to find a way to come to terms with you" and warns him, "Right now, the spirit only possesses you when it suits his needs, but the time will come when he'll want to possess you permanently, and when that happens, David Collins will cease to exist".

Having returned to the cottage and thought things over, Chris comes back to Collinwood and finds Carolyn in the garden. Carolyn, seeing the look on his face, asks, "What's the matter?" Chris replies, "I've been spending the afternoon at the cottage thinking things over. I've got to leave Collinsport". Carolyn asks, "Leave?" Chris replies, "Yes. I'm all packed up and ready to leave. I'm sorry things didn't work out". Carolyn asks, "Things?" Chris explains, "You and me". Carolyn asks him to explain, saying, "Couldn't this be the one time you explained things to me?", but Chris replies, "I wouldn't know where to start". Carolyn remarks, "You never want to make a commitment. That's why you keep moving from place to place". Chris replies, "No, that's not it. I just can't explain". Carolyn says, "Don't tell me you're doing this because you love me". Chris replies, "I DO love you". Carolyn says, "And I love you. There. We've both said it. I guess the book's closed now" and leaves, heartbroken. Julia, who's been listening, comes outside and says, "Chris, I hear you're leaving". Chris replies, "Yes. I don't want to hurt her". Julia says, "You already have. Chris, you can't run away from your problems this way. If you're leaving to avoid putting Carolyn in danger, it'll just be some other woman somewhere else. Stay here and let Barnabas and me help you", but Chris replies that he's doubtful they can still insists on leaving. Julia tells him, "If you won't stay for Carolyn, stay for Amy". Chris asks, "What do you mean?" Julia tells him about the evil spirits. Chris is shocked that no one's told him about this until now. Julia continues, telling Chris that there's another reason for him to stay, "There seems to be some connection between the spirits and your curse. If we could only find out what, maybe we'll be able to find a cure". Chris says, "I'll stay".

Stokes goes into the drawing room. He finds Carolyn weeping quietly in there. He tells her to go fetch David. Carolyn leaves to do so. Julia comes into the room. Stokes tells her, "I've just sent Carolyn to get David. I want you and Carolyn to watch him very carefully and keep him in this room if he tries to leave, by force, if necessary. I'm ready to start the exorcism". He gives Julia her instructions, "You and Carolyn are to stay in the drawing room with David. I will be performing the exorcism outside on the threshold. You and Carolyn are to keep David in the drawing room if he tries to leave no matter what happens - by force, if necessary. Watch him for signs that the exorcism has worked. Look for a marked change. If there is no change, then we will have failed". He tells her, "You'll know if Quentin's spirit has left David if David undergoes a marked change in behavior". Carolyn comes down with David. The spirit of Quentin, sensing that they are about to do something against him and starts to throw an occult tantrum. The house fills with Quentin's music. Stokes remarks, "That's my cue to begin". Outside, a storm comes up from nowhere. Stokes says, "Yes, it's definitely time. Julia, you tell Carolyn what to do" and goes outside to perform the exorcism.

Outside, Stokes, holding a forked branch by the non-forked part, starts the ceremony, "Whoever you are, the time has come! I adjure thee, evil spirit, by the name of the lord of the quick and the dead, in the name of he who has the power to cast thee to hell, leave this house!"

Inside, David becomes hysterical, shouting, "He's crazy! Stokes is crazy! He'll kill us all! It's HIS house, not ours! You can't get rid of him! You'll be sorry!" and tries to get out of the drawing room, but Julia and Carolyn restrain him. David faints and the lights go out.

Outside, Stokes continues the exorcism, "Evil sprits, defilers of virtue, destroyers of the innocent, cast themselves from this house!" Inside, the music suddenly stops, the lights come back on, and the storm stops. Julia remarks, "It's stopped". Outside, Stokes too notices that the storm has stopped. Inside, David regains consciousness and wonders, "What am I doing in the down here in the drawing room?", having remembered nothing of what's just happened. Stokes comes back into the drawing room. Julia tells him, "Professor Stokes, I think you've succeeded. David is all right". Stokes corrects her, "Doctor, IF I've succeeded, he's all right". Julia asks, "What do you mean IF? You have". Stokes answers, "It appears that I have, but I've made arrangements with Mrs. Stoddard to stay the night here to make sure". David says, "I want to go to my room", but Julia tells him, "Not yet. Wait for you Aunt Elizabeth. She said she was coming down to see you when it was over".

It is midnight. Stokes is in his room for the night. He takes out a cigarette, puts it in his mouth, then starts searching in his pockets for some matches. Finding none, he starts searching the room for some. While looking through the dresser drawers, he is stunned to see in the mirror not his own reflection looking back at him, but Quentin's. Stokes turns around to see if anyone is in the room, but sees no one. He turns back and sees Quentin's reflection still in the mirror. Quentin laughs. Stokes hears a crackling sound, turns around, and is shocked to see that the drapes are on fire. He runs to the door and tries to open it, but finds it locked...

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Episode 694
(COL 12/DISK 4 #9)

Tape Date: February 14, 1969
Air Date: February 20, 1969 Thursday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 478
Joan Bennett as Elizabeth Collins Stoddard
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Louis Edmonds as Roger Collins
Thayer David as Professor Stokes
David Selby as Quentin Collins
David Henesy as David Collins

Unable to open the door, Stokes grabs a candlestick and smashes the mirror. The flames suddenly disappear. Stokes examines the drapes and finds them undamaged and mutters, "They were just an illusion, after all". Roger, having heard the commotion, comes and bangs on the door and shouts, "Are you all right?" Stokes replies, "No, I am not!". Roger shouts, "Your door is locked!". Stokes goes and lets Roger in. Roger says, "I heard laughing, then a crash." He looks over, sees the broken mirror and exclaims, "The mirror!". Stokes explains, "I've just received an ultimatum from the ghost...". Roger interrupts, "There are no ghosts! I just agreed to that exorcism to ease my sister's mind!".

Downstairs in the drawing room, Elizabeth tells David, "You should get some rest. I want you to sleep extra late tomorrow morning", but David tells her, "I can't. There's something I've got to do". Elizabeth tells him, "I don't want you keeping any more secrets", but David says, "I can't talk to you about his right now. Can't it wait? I just want to make sure he never comes back". Elizabeth assures him, "He won't. We've taken care of that". David replies, "There are ways to make sure!". Elizabeth tries to assure David that Stokes has taken care of everything and they don't have to worry about Quentin anymore. But she is immediately proven wrong. Quentin's music fills the room. Elizabeth, frightened, shouts "Professor Stokes! Professor Stokes!" and runs out of the room to get Stokes, shouting at David to follow her. But as soon as Elizabeth is outside the drawing room, the doors slam shut, trapping David inside. Elizabeth does not notice that David is not right behind her and continues running upstairs. Quentin materializes in the drawing room. David screams, "Don't come near me! Don't touch me! Help! Help!", but suddenly falls silent, finding that he can no longer speak...

Elizabeth runs up to Stoke's room and asks, "Professor Stokes! What does that music mean?" Stokes replies, "It means we have failed". Roger sarcastically remarks, "It means the children are up to some trick". Stokes asks, "The children! Where are they?" Elizabeth replies, "David was right behind me!". But when she looks behind, she suddenly realizes that David is not with her. Everyone rushes downstairs. Inside the drawing room, Quentin, hearing them coming, vanishes. David, completely terrified now, runs out of the drawing room, and out of the house. Roger shouts, "David! Come here!" goes after him. The music stops. Elizabeth asks, "The music, why has it stopped?" Stokes replies, "Perhaps he no longer has any need for it. There are things we must do, but first, we must make sure Amy Jennings is all right".

David reaches the old house and shouts, "He can't! He can't come in here!". Barnabas asks, "Who?" David replies, "The man in my dreams!". Roger arrives and shouts, "So! That's where you are! What a fright you gave us all! What do you mean by running out of the house like that? We're going back to Collinwood!" David replies, "I can't! I've been having these dreams there! I can't sleep at night! Can't I sleep here tonight?" Barnabas asks, "What harm could it do?" Roger says, "All right, David", then asks Barnabas, "Are you sure it won't inconvenience you?" Barnabas says, "Of course not". Roger tells David, "Go to bed soon, and don't bother Barnabas", then tells Barnabas, "Make sure he goes to bed soon". After Roger leaves, Barnabas asks David, "Who drove you out of Collinwood?". David asks, "If I tell you, can you promise to let me stay here forever?" Barnabas replies, "I can't promise you that, but I promise to do what I can to help you". David starts to reply, "It all started one night when I was showing Amy around Collinwood..." but then sees Quentin outside the window and shouts, "It's only a game! They'll punish me if I tell you! I don't know what to do! I don't know what to do!" and runs upstairs.

When Roger gets back to Collinwood, he tells Elizabeth about letting David stay at the old house and asks if she minds. Elizabeth replies, "Of course I don't mind. I should've thought of sending Amy there too. I'm worried about her". Stokes butts in, "I'd continue to worry about Amy too, and you, Maggie, and anyone else staying in this house. There have already been two deaths here, and I can assure you there will be more if anyone continues living here. The spirits will kill anyone who wants to stop them from taking the two children". He suggests that the house be evacuated. Elizabeth agrees to do so, but Roger pooh-poohs the idea, saying, "I'm not going! This is all a lot of foolishness! Stokes...". Stokes interrupts, "I already know your opinion of me, Mr. Collins". Elizabeth goes to tell everyone about the evacuation, and Stokes goes up to pack, leaving Roger alone in the drawing room. As he is pouring himself a drink, he thinks to himself, "Why do I have the feeling someone is watching me? No one is! It's ridiculous!... Over there! By the window!... but no one's there. What did you think you saw? I'm getting as bad as the rest of them!" Suddenly, the doors slam shut by themselves. Roger thinks, "There IS someone here! There is!" and calls out, "Who is it? Who is in this room? What do you want? Who's there?" Quentin materializes in the drawing room...

The clock reads 2:00 AM. Stokes and Elizabeth come back down into the foyer. Elizabeth remarks, "I never thought I'd be leaving this house", then tells Stokes, "I'll have to come back tomorrow. I only packed enough for tonight", but Stokes tells her, "I don't think it would be safe to spend any more time here at all". Elizabeth asks Stokes, "How long will we have to be gone?" Stokes replies, "I don't know. Obviously, another exorcism will have to be performed, this time by someone with considerably more power than I have. Mrs. Stoddard, We must persuade your brother to go. Elizabeth asks, "Where is he?" Stokes replies, "I think he's in the drawing room". Elizabeth opens the doors to the drawing room. She finds Roger sitting in a chair, in a state of shock and exclaims, "Roger! Tell us what happened!" Roger moans, "I saw him! Here!" He tells Stokes, "You were right!" Stokes replies, "Mr. Collins, I'm truly sorry I was". Elizabeth says, "Roger, you must come with us. We'll decide what to do tomorrow". Roger agrees to go. Elizabeth tells Stokes, "Roger and I will go in my car. You follow in yours". Stokes says, "I'll put the things in the car" and leaves. Elizabeth remarks, "How quiet it is now! I could almost believe we were alone". They leave Collinwood. Roger is the last to go out the door. Just before leaving, he calls out defiantly, "We'll be back! Have no doubt of that!" then leaves, closing the door behind him. Quentin's music begins to play, and fills every room in the house. Quentin appears on the landing at the top of the stairs and laughs maniacally.

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Episode 695
(COL 12/DISK 4 #10)

Tape Date: February 15, 1969
Air Date: February 21, 1969 Friday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 479
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
Nancy Barrett as Carolyn Stoddard
David Henesy as David Collins
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings

A new day on the great estate of Collinwood. And a dawn different from any other, for not a single Collins sleeps in the turreted mansion. For the first time in two centuries it is deserted. All have been driven out, forced to flee by an evil spirit who is determined to claim the children as his own. And now the ghostly figures roam the halls, reigning over rooms where once they were unwelcome visitors. And on another house on the estate, Barnabas Collins listens to the children playing and wonders how long they will be safe in their refuge.

It is morning at the old house. David is staring out the window in the living room. Amy comes into the living room and asks, "David, why are you looking through that window?" David replies, "You know". Amy says, "But David, he can't come in here. You know that! We won't have to play the game again, ever!". Barnabas comes into the room just in time to hear Amy talk about "the game". He asks, "Good Morning, David. Sleep well?" David replies, "Yes", then says, "Come on, Amy. Let's go", but Barnabas asks, "Children, what was that game you were just talking about just now?" David replies, "It was just a game me and Amy used to play", and leaves with Amy. Barnabas looks out the window and sees someone coming up the walk. There's a knock at the door. Barnabas opens the door. It's Chris. He tells Barnabas, "Barnabas, the weirdest thing just happened to me. On the way here, I saw a man standing at the edge of the woods near this old house. He just stared at me". Barnabas asks, "What did he look like?" Chris describes him, "He was very tall. He had long sideburns and was dressed in old fashioned clothing, a frock coat. I called to him, but he didn't answer. When I glanced away for a moment and looked back, he was gone". Barnabas remarks, "He's followed us to this house! He's knows where the children are!". Barnabas tells Chris about the spirits, and about events of last night. He tells him, "And now you know as much as I do. The family's staying here now. Collinwood belongs to the ghosts now". Chris asks, "And what does the blond woman who led you to me have to do with it?" Barnabas replies, "I've looked through all the old records trying to find out who she was. I haven't found anything". Chris moans, "I feel as though I'm trapped here! I don't know what's going to happen to me from one night to the next! I should keep moving! Till I get caught..." Barnabas tells him, "You know you can't do that!" Barnabas looks out the window. Chris asks, "Barnabas, what is it?" Barnabas replies, "David! He's outside!". He opens the doors and yells out, "David! Come into the house, please! You know you're not supposed to be outside alone!" David protests, "But there's something I have to do!" Barnabas reiterates, "You're not supposed to go outside except when Maggie is with you". Maggie, who has come down the stairs, sees David outside the door and orders, "David! Come inside!" David comes inside and complains, "It's like a prison in here!" Maggie tells him, "You know I'm going to give you a test this afternoon. Go study! You have a lot to do!". David replies, "All right, Maggie" and reluctantly goes upstairs. Barnabas tells Maggie, "Chris said he ran into a strange man outside. He said he was like someone from the past!". Maggie asks, "Quentin?" Barnabas asks, "How do you know that name?" Maggie explains how she heard David say it when she found him lying semi-conscious on the floor of his room one day. Barnabas tells her, "There WAS as Quentin Collins! I read about him last night. There must be a connection!" He leads Maggie and Chris over to an old photo album sitting on a table and tells them, "Look through this and see if you can find the man you saw". While Maggie and Chris are looking through the photo album , Barnabas reads from another book, "Quentin Collins, born in 1870, year of death unknown". Chris exclaims, "Here he is!" Maggie agrees, "Yes, Barnabas, look!" Barnabas looks and reads the caption written under the photograph, "Quentin Collins, just before he left for Paris". He asks, "Was the man you two saw any older than this?" Both Maggie and Chris say he wasn't. Barnabas remarks, "Then he must have died shortly after going to Paris". He wonders, "Why is his spirit haunting Collinwood now? Why has he decided to possess the children? Why?"

Meanwhile, David, despite orders not to do so, has snuck out and has arrived outside the door to Collinwood. A voice exclaims, "David!". David turns and sees Amy there. He asks, "What are you following me around for?" Amy tells him, "You know you're not supposed to go in there! You said you didn't want to play the game anymore!". David replies, "I have to go in there!". Amy warns him, "But Quentin's in there! He won't let you come out again! Remember how mean Quentin is? Remember how much you hate him?" David repeats, "I've got to go in there!" and opens the door. Amy begs, "No, David, NO! Don't, David, please don't!" David again says, "I've got to go in there". Amy asks, "Why?" David asks, "Remember how we first met Quentin?" Amy replies, "I talked to him in the phone we found in the storage room. You want the phone again, don't you, David? Why? We don't want to talk to Quentin anymore". David explains, "I've got to find it and break it up. Then Quentin won't be able to reach us anymore. Last night, I had a dream. The telephone was in my room ringing. He was trying to get to me through it. It was ringing, and ringing. If I destroy the phone, he won't be able to contact us anymore". Amy says, "That was just a dream", but David replies, "Dreams often tell you the future. I've got to destroy the phone!" Amy says, "I'll go with you! Beth will protect me!". David says, "No! I can't let you!", but Amy goes in anyway. She calls, "Are you here, Beth? Can you help me one last time? I've got to go to Maggie's room and get the telephone. All right!" David asks, "Is she really here?" Amy replies, "I think so. I'll go. She'll protect me. Promise to stay here!" David promises to stay just outside the house. Amy goes upstairs.

Carolyn is at the caretaker's cottage, looking at a framed photograph of Chris with Amy. Chris returns to the cottage and finds Carolyn there. Carolyn remarks, "When I arrived here, I expected to find the cottage empty. Then I found this photo of you with Amy, and I knew you hadn't gone. I knew you'd never leave this. The mysterious Mr. Jennings, first he decides to leave for no discernable reason, then he decides to stay for no discernable reason. I don't understand you". Chris tells her, "Don't try". Carolyn says, "I thought we had a romance going". Chris tells her, "You're wrong", but Carolyn insists, "I'm right". Chris says, "All right, then. We HAD a romance going. Past tense". Carolyn asks to talk about it, but Chris refuses to do so. Carolyn remarks, "The man who never offers a reason for anything. But there must be some reason, some reason you won't tell me. What is it?" Chris still refuses to talk about it. Carolyn insists, "Tell me. Maybe if you do, you'll be able to settle whatever's troubling you". Chris replies, "Maybe there is something I've got to settle, maybe it's something I can only do alone. I'm going to stay, Carolyn, but we can't see one another anymore. Sorry, Carolyn, that's just the way it's going to have to be".

At Collinwood, David continues to wait for Amy. He is getting worried, and thinks to himself, "What's taking her so long? She just had to go to Maggie's room. What if Quentin's stopped her?" He starts up the stairs, but when he is halfway up, Amy comes out onto the landing and says, "It's gone, David! It's gone! The telephone's gone! I looked everywhere for it, David. Maggie's room, your room,.. I even looked in Quentin's room, but I didn't find it! What are we going to do now?" David replies, "I don't know. I'll figure out when we get outside". They go down into the foyer. The front doors slam shut, appearing to shut them in, but they are soon opened by Maggie from the outside. The children quickly exit. Maggie scolds the children for coming to Collinwood, "You two know you're not supposed to come here! What are you doing here?" They tell her they just came to get the phone, but it wasn't in her room. Maggie tells them, "It has to be in there. It was in there when we left last night". But she tells them to forget about it, they're not supposed to be here and tells them not to concern themselves with the phone anymore. She asks them to promise not to come to Collinwood anymore. They promise. Amy tells Maggie she promised to see Chris at the cottage. Maggie replies, "All right, I'll take you there. But you've got to make sure he takes you back to the old house. You're not supposed to be out alone".

At the cottage, Chris is telling Carolyn, "Believe me, for both our sakes, it's best if we don't see each other any more. Don't cry". Carolyn, weeping, says, "Goodbye, Chris. I hope someday you'll be able to find someone you can tell your problems to. I had hoped I would be the one, but I guess I'm not." and leaves. Amy comes just as Carolyn leaves. She asks, "What's wrong with Carolyn? She was crying. Did you make her unhappy, Chris?" Chris replies, "Yeah, I guess I did. But I made myself even unhappier..."

It is late at night at the old house. Barnabas and Maggie continue to look through old books trying to find information on Quentin. Barnabas remarks, "It's astounding how little information there is about Quentin Collins. It seems very little of interest happened in his life until he left for Europe. But then, family histories aren't always accurate. Nothing here indicates why he would want to possess the children or drive the family from Collinwood". Maggie tells Barnabas, "You must be tired. You should get some rest", but Barnabas refuses, saying, "No, not till I've found something! Why did he choose David? He had a younger brother named Jamison who was about the same age as David, but that's no reason. Why David?"

Upstairs in a bedroom, David is awakened by a phone ringing and is startled to find that Quentin's phone in his room ringing. The room fills with Quentin's music. Amy comes in, saying, "It woke me". She starts to talk - in a rather strange way, "I'd forgotten how nice Beth is, and how pretty the music is..."

Down in the living room, Maggie, tired, says goodnight to Barnabas and goes upstairs. Barnabas thinks to himself, "Quentin Collins... When he lived, I lay in my coffin in that mausoleum. He did not know about me, nor I him. Now I must discover the secret of his life, but how? How?"

Maggie goes up to check on David. She is shocked to find that David is not in the room, but the haunted phone is...

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Episode 696
(COL 13/DISK 1 #1)

Tape Date: February 17, 1969
Air Date: February 24, 1969 Monday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 480
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
John Karlen as Willie Loomis
David Selby as Quentin Collins
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings

Night over the great estate of Collinwood – a night different from all others, for Collinwood is deserted except for the evil spirits who freely roam the halls – still obsessed by the children who are a key to the ghost’s mysterious actions. And in an old house on the estate, a governess checking her charges makes a horrifying discovery.

Maggie comes down into the living room, carrying the haunted phone with her. She tells Barnabas, "Barnabas! Barnabas! The children! They're gone!" Barnabas asks, "Have you checked everywhere?" Maggie replies, "Yes! I checked in Amy's room, and they're not there either!" She holds up the phone and says, "I found this in David's room. It means Quentin has sent for them! They're at Collinwood with him! It wasn't here before!" Barnabas asks, "Are you absolutely certain David or Amy didn't bring it with them?" Maggie replies, "Yes! It was in my room when we left Collinwood. Quentin must have brought it here". Barnabas asks, "Quentin communicates with them through it?" Maggie replies, "Yes!". Barnabas tells Maggie, "I've got to go to Collinwood to find the children!". Maggie insists on going along, but Barnabas tells her, "No, you'd better stay. It's too dangerous. We can't afford another tragedy. You'll have to stay, Maggie".

At Collinwood, Amy is looking for David, from whom she seems to have become separated. Quentin appears. Amy looks terrified. She asks him, "Did you tell David to run away from me?...Why?...What do you want us to do?...Quentin, where is David?" She tells him, "Quentin, I don't want to play the game anymore! I'm not going to stay here!" But Quentin's music starts playing, and Amy appears to fall under his spell again and says, "All right, Quentin, I'll do whatever you want".

At the old house, Barnabas gets Willie and tells him about having to find the children, who have gone to Collinwood. Frightened, Willie says, "Barnabas, I don't want to go there! Anyway, the children wouldn't have gone there this time of night". Barnabas replies "They would because they are possessed".

At Collinwood, Quentin and Amy come down the stairs, Amy carrying a powder blue 19th century dress. Amy remarks, "What a pretty dress, Quentin. You know so many things about this house! Like that old trunk this dress was in. I'll bet even David didn't know about that!" Suddenly, Quentin motions for her to be quiet. Amy, puzzled, says, "I didn't hear anything..."

Barnabas and Willie have just arrived outside the doors of Collinwood. Barnabas tells Willie, "I'll search the West Wing while you search the rest of the house". But when he tries to open the front doors, he finds them locked and tells Willie, "We'll have to enter through a window". Inside, Quentin turns to leave. Amy exclaims, "Don't leave me!". Outside, Barnabas exclaims, "Hear that? It's Amy! We'll have to try one of the side windows!", but suddenly, the front doors open by themselves. Barnabas goes inside, but Willie, frightened, remains outside.

Barnabas, having searched upstairs, comes back downstairs. Willie, outside, finally musters enough courage to come in and join him. They go into the drawing room. They find the dress lying on the floor, but do not see Amy, who's hiding behind the curtains. Willie, however, feels something and exclaims, "Something's watching me! I can feel it!", but Barnabas discounts this as his imagination. They put the dress on the couch and leave to search the rest of the house. Quentin's music suddenly starts playing. As they are halfway up the stairs, the lights come on. Willie asks, "Why did he do that?" Barnabas replies, "He's laughing at us, that's all". They go upstairs. In the drawing room, Amy comes out from behind the curtains. Quentin appears and whispers something in her ear. Amy asks, "Why do you want me to get her, why, Quentin? She's our friend! Will you promise not to hurt her or scare her?" Quentin responds telepathically. Amy says, "All right, Quentin, then I'll get her".

At the old house, Maggie sees Amy outside the window. Amy runs off when Maggie sees her. Maggie shouts, "AMY! Don't run away!" and runs out the front doors to give chase.

At Collinwood, Barnabas and Willie are searching the storage room where the children first found the phone, Barnabas explaining to Willie that Maggie once followed David here but found that David had disappeared. He theorizes, "There may be a secret passage, a passage that leads from this room". They search the room for one, but do not find the secret passage. They leave. Quentin materializes in the room, a smile on his face...

Amy runs into Collinwood and into the drawing room. She closes the double doors behind her. Maggie runs into Collinwood seconds after. She hears the sound of Amy humming Quentin's music coming from behind the closed drawing room doors. She opens the doors and sees Amy sitting on the floor inside the drawing room playing jacks. Maggie exclaims, "Amy!". Amy joyfully replies, "You've come to visit us, Maggie!" Maggie says, "Please come with me!" Amy asks, "Why?" Maggie replies, "Because you're not allowed in this house!". Amy asks, "How can you say that? I live here!" Maggie says, "Not anymore!". Amy says, "Yes I do. David and I and Quentin live here now. We're going to have so much fun! You don't know what it's going to be like!" Maggie tells Amy, "You must come with me!". Amy refuses, "No! I won't!" Maggie asks, "Don't you know what Quentin is trying to do to you and David?" Quentin appears behind Maggie. Noticing Amy looking funny, Maggie asks, "What's wrong, Amy", then looks behind and sees Quentin standing there. Quentin closes the doors and starts to approach Maggie. Maggie, terrified, demands, "Stay where you are! Don't come any closer!" Amy says, "He won't hurt you, Maggie. He just wants to meet you". Quentin continues to approach. Maggie shouts, "Stay away! Don't touch me!" Quentin touches her, and Maggie screams. Upstairs, Barnabas hears this and exclaims, "A scream!" He and Willie rush downstairs into the drawing room.

There they find Amy drawing a crayon picture of a house on fire. Barnabas asks Amy, "Amy, where's David?" Willie asks, "Amy, why did you scream?" Amy replies, "That wasn't me" Willie asks, "Then who was it?" Amy replies, "It was Maggie". Willie exclaims, "Maggie?! Where is she?" Amy doesn't answer. Barnabas tells Willie to take Amy back to the old house. Amy remarks, "He'll let me go now". Willie takes Amy away. Barnabas thinks to himself, "I have to find them! But which room?" He boldly announces, "You won't take any of them! Not Maggie, David or Amy! I'll take them from you!". Quentin replies by laughing, "HA HA HA HA HA!"

When Willie gets back to the old house, he says to Amy, "You're lying! Maggie wasn't at that house!" and calls for Maggie, but receives no answer. He wonders, "If she's not here and she's not at Collinwood, then where is she?" Amy tells him, "She's not anywhere. She's not anywhere anymore!". Willie asks, "What do you mean?" Amy replies, "You'll see! You'll see!"

At Collinwood, the clock strikes 2:00 AM. Barnabas, having searched the whole house and not found either Maggie or David, is coming down the stairs, thinking to himself, "Somewhere in this house, somewhere there must be a room I haven't searched, a room I haven't found. But where?" He prepares to leave, but then changes his mind, "No! Don't leave. Stay! Quentin will come to me! He must!" He opens the drawing room doors to wait there for Quentin. He is surprised to find Maggie there, dressed in the old dress, sitting in a chair sewing. He calls, "Maggie!". Maggie exclaims, "OH! Who are you?" Barnabas again says, "Maggie!" Maggie asks, "What did you call me?" Barnabas, puzzled, says, "Maggie! It's me, Barnabas!" Maggie says, "I know no one named Barnabas. Please leave here! Get out, at once!" Barnabas tells her, "You must come with me! I know what's happened to you! You ARE Maggie Evans!". Maggie replies, "NO! My name... My name is..." then screams, "AHHHHH!" and faints.

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Episode 697
(COL 13/DISK 1 #2)

Tape Date: February 18, 1969
Air Date: February 25, 1969 Tuesday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Lela Swift
Worldvision Rerun 481
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collin
Louis Edmonds as Roger Collin
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
Lisa Blake Richards as Sabrina Stuart

A somber night over the great estate of Collinwood – a night filled with forebodings and with disaster; for a child is missing – lured by the evil spirits who possess him, and no trace can found. But there is terrifying evidence that the ghosts are still occupying the house, as one man finds when he makes an astonishing and mysterious discovery.

Barnabas shouts, "MAGGIE! MAGGIE" and shakes Maggie back to consciousness. When she revives, she is back to normal, recognizing who Barnabas is and knowing she's Maggie Evans. She asks, "Barnabas! What happened? These clothes, where did they come from?" Barnabas asks, "You don't know?" Maggie replies, "NO!" She looks into a mirror, notices her hair is styled in a 19th century style and says, "My hair! Barnabas, why don't I remember, why can't I remember? What happened to the dress I was wearing when I came here?" Barnabas asks, "What is the last thing you remember?" Maggie replies, "I followed Amy here. WHERE'S AMY?!?!?" Barnabas tells her, "She's all right. She's back at the old house". Reassured that Amy is all right, Maggie tells Barnabas her story, "I was trying to take Amy away from here, and he appeared". Barnabas exclaims, "Quentin?!" Maggie replies, "Yes. I looked up into his face. It was so cold and evil! He touched me! His hand, it was so cold! It made me feel cold all over! He called me by another name, a name that made these clothes feel right". Barnabas asks, "What was that name?" Maggie replies, "I can't remember, I can't remember how I got into this dress, I can't remember anything!" Barnabas tells her, "We must find out where he took you". Maggie suggests, "Ask Amy! She was here. She must know", but Barnabas replies, "She won't tell us. She's completely possessed now". Maggie says, "We must find David! If he's done this to me, what has he done to David?" Roger comes into the room and asks, "Find David?" Barnabas replies that he hasn't. Roger vows, "I won't leave this house until I do!" Barnabas tells Roger what happened to Maggie, about his finding her dressed in the old fashioned dress and how she doesn't remember what happened to her. Roger says, "I'm going to call the police!" Barnabas asks, "And tell them what? That you've been driven from your house by a ghost? They'll think you mad!" Roger replies, "They'll search the house". Barnabas says, "I've already searched the house". Maggie begs Roger, "Don't stay here! Something will happen to you!" Roger tells Barnabas to take Maggie back to the old house. As Barnabas turns to do so, he says, "I'll be back", but Roger tells him, "No, I'd rather you stay with Maggie. It's more important you stay with her in case she starts to remember something". Barnabas takes Maggie and leaves. Roger picks up the phone in the drawing room and starts to dial. Quentin's music fills the room, but Roger defiantly announces, "That doesn't frighten me! If you're in this room, show yourself!". A book on the desk mysteriously opens by itself. Roger goes to the desk and finds a note in the book that reads, "David is mine". Roger says, "He is NOT yours! I can't see you, but I can tell you this: I will find my son, and I will keep him from you forever!"

By the time Roger returns to the old house, it is morning. He tells Barnabas, "Every time I picked up the phone to call the police, the music and the laughter would begin". Barnabas asks, "And when the police came?" Roger replies, "They found nothing". Barnabas warns Roger, "Don't go back to that house!", but Roger replies, "I must. I phoned Professor Stokes before I left Collinwood. He's coming to Collinwood. He might have some ideas. He as a theory. It seems that when the moon is full, possessed children are particularly active. There's a full moon tonight. He thought perhaps Quentin would show himself to us" and leaves. Barnabas, reminded that the moon will be full, thinks, "And the full moon means something else for someone else..." The clock strikes 4:00 PM. Barnabas exclaims, "Four o'clock! In a few hours, the moon will rise! Chris!"

The phone at the caretaker's cottage rings. Chris answers it. It is Ned. He tells Chris, "Sabrina and I haven't left. Perhaps you'd like to know how she's doing. You'd better be interested. She's going to snap out of this and talk! Listen!". Ned hold the receiver to Sabrina and tells her, "Sabrina, do what you did before!". Sabrina says, "Chris...Chris...Chris..." Ned takes the receiver and tells Chris, "I want you to come here right now! Maybe seeing you will help her remember more!" Chris replies, "I can't!" Ned asks, "Don't you feel any responsibility for her?" Chris shouts, "I can't help her!" and hangs up. Ned assures Sabrina, "He'll come, and he'll help us, or I'll kill him! You'll remember, Sabrina, you'll remember!"

At the cottage, Chris moans, "Sabrina! Sabrina! I want to help you, but I can't!"

Chris goes to the old house and tells Barnabas that Sabrina seems to be starting to remember and tells him, "Barnabas, she WILL remember! Something's going to jog her memory and she'll remember!". Barnabas promises to do something about it. The clock strikes 6:00. Barnabas says, "I'd better take you to the mausoleum. Perhaps I can persuade them to leave town". Chris' werewolf pains start. They rush out.

Roger, returning from Collinwood, finds Maggie sitting by the fire in the old house. He says, "Good Evening, Maggie. Feeling any better?" Maggie replies, "Yes". Roger asks, "Have you talked to Amy yet?" Maggie replies, "Yes, but she smiles sweetly at me without answering". Roger remarks, "So, she's still possessed. When we find David, how will he be? I had to leave Collinwood. I had to get some rest. But someone else will have to stay there. Perhaps Barnabas". Maggie tells Roger that Barnabas isn't at the old house, that he's gone into town. Roger shows Maggie a piece of burnt cloth. Maggie tells him she recognizes it, that it's the remains of the dress she had been wearing when she went to Collinwood and asks, "Where did you find it?" Roger tells her, "In the fireplace in Liz's room". Maggie wonders, "Who could have done it?" Roger replies, "Whoever it was, he wanted to erase all traces of Maggie Evans." Maggie remarks, Yes, perhaps, Edward, but what kind of person would want to do that?" Roger asks, "What did you call me?" Maggie, puzzled, replies, "Edward?! Now why would I call you Edward?" Roger tells her, "Edward Collins was my grandfather. Quentin Collins was his brother. I think Quentin may have been trying to pull you back into his time! Has he succeeded with David?!"

Barnabas goes to Ned's room at the Inn. Ned is angry that it is Barnabas who has come instead of Chris. Barnabas tells Ned, "You and your sister should leave town. You're making things difficult for her by being here. You see, Chris is in love with my cousin now". Ned angrily says, "His life goes on, while Sabrina's like this! You want to meet my sister? She was beautiful once". He brings Sabrina out and shows Barnabas what she's become. He happens to put her by a window, and she stares out at a full moon while Ned and Barnabas talk. Ned tells Barnabas, "Think your cousin could end up like this? You didn't think of that, did you?" Barnabas says, "Look at her. Can't you see you're making things difficult for her by staying here?" Ned replies, "I've got to make her remember, and if the only way to do that is to stay here, I'm going to stay here". Unable to convince Ned to leave, Barnabas turns to Sabrina and says, "Goodbye, Miss Stuart. Too bad your brother doesn't realize how difficult he's making things for you". Sabrina notices Barnabas' wolf head cane and starts to react very strongly. Seeing this, Ned exclaims, "Your cane! Your wolf head's cane!", grabs Barnabas' cane and holds it in front of Sabrina's face to give her better look. Sabrina starts to move her lips as if about to speak. Ned exclaims, "She's remembering! She's remembering!"

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Episode 698
(COL 13/DISK 1 #3)

Tape Date: February 19, 1969
Air Date: February 26, 1969 Wednesday
Writer: Sam Hall
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 482
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collin
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Don Briscoe as Chris Jennings
Roger Davis as Ned Stuart
Lisa Richards as Sabrina Stuart
Alex Stevens as the werewolf

Night over the house of Collinwood – a night made ominous by the eerie glow of a full moon; its rays lighting the deserted great house, as well as the old mausoleum, where in a secret room, the animal who walks as a man hides from the moon's changing light. He hides too from two people from his past – one of whom knows his secret and cannot speak. The other is determined to force the secret out. And in their hotel room, Barnabas Collins makes a last effort to stop their curiosity; an effort which will ironically, only increase the threat to the man he has sworn to protect.

Sabrina doesn't say anything, but the sight of the cane causes her to have a flashback...

It is two years ago. Chris is in an apartment somewhere pacing around nervously. Sabrina, young and beautiful with her lovely dark hair, goes to Chris' apartment and lets herself in with a key. She is carrying a bag of things for a surprise party. She is surprised to find Chris in the apartment, exclaiming, "Chris! What are you doing here? You're not supposed to be here! You were supposed to leave to go skiing at 3 o'clock!" The clock reads 5:30. She explains, "Ned gave me this key. He stayed here last summer" and continues, "I was going to give you a surprise party. Why didn't you go away for the weekend like you said?" Chris tells her, "I was going to go, but I got the flu" and glances nervously at the clock. Sabrina asks, "Why didn't you call and tell me?" Chris starts having the wolf pains. Sabrina says, "That's a symptom of the flu?! I'll call the doctor". Chris says, "Please go!" and asks her to leave and leave him alone. Sabrina tries to talk to Chris, but he explodes, "WILL YOU GET OUT OF HERE??" Sabrina, shocked, says, "All right. Guess I'll leave. There's no point in having a surprise party that's not a surprise. Why won't you let me help you, Chris, why?" and leaves. As soon as Sabrina leaves, Chris takes out a pair of leg shackles and shackles himself to the radiator - apparently what he had been planning to do all along - his story about leaving town just that, a story. Sabrina, outside in the hallway, changes her mind and decides to go back to try to talk to Chris again. She opens the door and is shocked to see a werewolf chained to the radiator....

Sabrina ends her flashback, screams and loses consciousness. Barnabas telephones Julia. Julia comes to Ned's room (#24, the same one Burke Devlin used to stay in). Barnabas tells Julia what happened. Julia asks Barnabas and Ned to leave the room to let her examine Sabrina, who's by now regained consciousness, in private. Barnabas and Ned leave the room, Ned reluctantly. Julia asks Sabrina, "So, what was there about Mr. Collins' cane that frightened you?" Sabrina doesn't answer. Julia continues, "Try to talk. I think you can now. You couldn't before, but you can now. Sabrina, you can talk to me. I'll do everything I can to help you". But Sabrina remains silent. Ned, hearing talking, comes rushing into the room and excitedly says, "I heard talking! Was it her?" Julia replies, "No, it was me. I'm in the habit of talking to my patients when I examine them". Julia gives Sabrina a short physical examination. She announces, "She's all right. The only thing is her blood pressure's a little low, but now low enough to have caused her to black out". She tells Ned, "I suggest we move her to my hospital..." Ned says, "NO!". Julia says, "Windcliff has an excellent staff..", but Ned says, "NO! She stays here with me!" Barnabas comes into the room. Julia takes out a hypodermic syringe and prepares to give Sabrina an injection. Ned asks, "What are you giving her?" Julia replies, "A sedative". Ned exclaims, "NO!" Julia asks, "Why not?" Ned replies, "She's starting to remember. I want her to be conscious in case she does". Barnabas tells Julia, "I think it would be best if you stayed and watched over her", but Ned says, "NO! I can take care of her myself". Ned takes out some money and asks Julia, "How much do I owe you?", but Julia replies, "I'll send you a bill". Barnabas and Julia both say goodbye to Sabrina and leave. As soon as they go, Ned asks Sabrina, "What did you remember, Sabrina? What was it? Look! You're got to tell me! I know, Sabrina, it has something to do with that night, something to do with Chris! Sabrina, please!" But Sabrina says nothing.

Barnabas and Julia return to the old house. Julia moans, "She knows! She knows!" Barnabas asks, "Then why didn't she say anything?" Julia replies, "I don't know. But she will!" Barnabas remarks, "What a tragic situation. Ned, using every bit of money he has to track down Chris. And that girl. He told me she's never looked in a mirror since that tragic day. And Chris..." Julia exclaims, "If Sabrina tells Ned, and Ned tells the police, we'll be held as accessories!". Barnabas tells her, "We've got to find a way to stop Ned from going to the police!"

In Ned's room at the Inn, Ned continues asking Sabrina what she remembers, but Sabrina continues to remain silent. Finally, Ned decides it's futile. He tells Sabrina he'll give her her sleeping pills to help her sleep, and leaves to get some water for her to take them. While Ned is out of the room, Sabrina gets out of the wheelchair, wanders over to a wall mirror, looks at her reflection and screams. Ned comes rushing back into the room, pulls Sabrina away from the mirror, telling her, "Sabrina! You know everything that's happened, don't you? Sabrina! You've got to tell me! Sabrina, if you don't tell me, I'm going to have to go find Jennings and drag him here! Take a look in the mirror! That's what he did to you! Take a good look!" but Sabrina silent. Ned asks, "You're protecting him, aren't you? You're still in love with him, aren't you?", but Sabrina remains silent, staring out the window at the full moon. Ned says, "Stop looking at the moon and talk to me! You've got to stop protecting him!", but Sabrina still remains silent. Ned vows, "I'm not going to give up, Sabrina!"

The sun having risen, Barnabas and Julia go to the mausoleum to release Chris from the secret room there. Inside the mausoleum in front of the secret door, Julia notes, "It's completely quiet". Barnabas tells her, "That probably means Chris has passed out. He usually blacks out after an attack", and opens the secret door. Staring at them is a werewolf...

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Episode 699
(COL 13/DISK 1 #4)

Tape Date: February 20, 1969
Air Date: February 27, 1969 Thursday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 483
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Grayson Hall as Dr. Julia Hoffman
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
David Selby as Quentin Collins
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings
Stunt coordinator Alex Stevens

or the first time since it was built the great house at Collinwood is all but deserted. Only young David Collins remains – the prisoner of a supernatural force. In grave danger of being killed off one by one, the family has been forced to move into the Old House. Now, another dawn has come, and while the family fears for David's safety, Barnabas Collins and Julia Hoffman must attend to another crisis – one the rest of the family knows nothing about.

Barnabas quickly pulls the ring to close the door, but the werewolf manages to grab he edge of the door and hold it open. Barnabas whacks the werewolf's fingers a few times with the silver head of his cane. The werewolf lets go of the door and it closes. Julia notes that Chris should've turned back into a human being by now, pointing out that the sun rose 2 hours ago. She tells Barnabas that she's very worried, that first, Chris turned into a werewolf when there was no full moon, now he's stayed a werewolf well into the daytime. She tells Barnabas she fears that Chris' condition is getting worse, that each time he turns into a werewolf, he'll stay a werewolf longer and longer, that she fears that there'll come a time when Chris remains a werewolf permanently and notes sadly, "Barnabas, perhaps the only answer is to..." Barnabas asks, "To kill him?" Julia notes, "We're not even close to finding a cure". But Barnabas vetoes the idea and says, "It's safe as long as we keep him in that room". Julia reminds him, "We're not the only ones who know about that room". Barnabas gestures towards the gate and says, "We'll have to find a way to lock that door".

At the old house, Amy goes to see Maggie, who's staying, appropriately, in Josette's room. Maggie asks, "What are you doing here? You were supposed to stay in your room!". Amy replies that she got bored and asks, "Did you just wake up?". Maggie replies, "I never went to sleep. I was too worried about David". Convinced that Amy knows what happened to David, she tries to get Amy to tell what she knows, but Amy replies, "I don't know where he is." Not wanting to be questioned, she tells Maggie, "I've got to go back to my room". But Maggie refuses to let her go. She tells Amy, "I've been thinking. The other night when I saw you at the window and you ran, you weren't running away from me, were you? You were trying to lure me to Collinwood because someone wanted you to. Who was it? Was it Quentin?" Amy denies that she was trying to lure her to Collinwood and asks to be allowed to go back to her room, but Maggie continues, "Don't you realize that Quentin is a bad person? He might try to hurt David!" Amy insists, "David will be all right!" Maggie asks, "Why don't you take us there so we can see for ourselves?" Amy exclaims, "I can't!" Maggie asks, "Don't you want to help?" Amy says, "I'd like to help, but if I say anything, Quentin will do something terrible to Chris!" Julia comes into the room just as Amy says this and asks, "Why do you say that? What does Quentin have to do with Chris?" Amy replies, "I can't say anything!". Julia takes Amy away to question her and let Maggie get some sleep.

After Julia takes Amy from the room, Maggie finally goes to bed and goes to sleep. She has a dream in which she goes into the storage room and sees Mr. Juggins, then the hole at the base of the wall leading into Quentin's secret room. She crawls through the hole into Quentin's room. Quentin appears, holding the old dress she wore earlier. Maggie exclaims, "I know who you are! You're Quentin, aren't you? Why do you want me here? Why have you brought me here?" Quentin He tries to give the dress to Maggie, but Maggie says, "That's the dress I was wearing in the drawing room! You've brought it for me? I don't want it!" Quentin starts to approach her. Maggie tells him, "Stay where you are and don't come any closer!", but Quentin keeps coming, grabs her and kisses her, then lets her go and laughs...

Maggie awakens and screams, "Julia! Julia!" Julia comes and asks, "Maggie! What's the matter?". Maggie asks for Barnabas, but Julia tells her Barnabas isn't here. Maggie tells Julia about her dream, telling her that in her dream she was in a room, the room , which she now remembers, Quentin took her to the other night at Collinwood, a room she had never seen before. Julia asks her about it, but Maggie still can't remember, saying, "I can remember only two other images of what happened, a dark, long, old staircase, and Mrs. Stoddard's room". Julia asks, "What do they mean?" Maggie replies, "I don't know". Julia says, "Try, Maggie, try to remember They may be our only clues we have to find David. Go over what happened last night". Maggie recounts how she chased Amy to Collinwood, and being confronted by Quentin in the drawing room, "I thought he'd hurt me, but he just stood there staring at me". Julia prompts her, "Then he took you?" Maggie replies, "Yes, up an old staircase, then I was in Mrs. Stoddard's room". Julia asks, "With Quentin?" Maggie replies, "No, all alone. I had a strange feeling. I knew it was Mrs. Stoddard's room, but for some reason, I thought of it as mine. Then I left the room, drawn, pulled, somewhere else. Down a long corridor to the West Wing. To a room. For some reason, a room I can't see clearly in my mind. I remember seeing a figure standing there and thinking for some reason, "He's caught us!" But then I saw that it wasn't a man. It was a tailor's dummy with a painted on face. Mr. Juggins! We've got to go to Collinwood! I remember where it was! It was the storage room in the West Wing, and there's an adjoining room none of us ever knew existed! That's where David must be! We've got to go there!" But Julia tells her, "It's too dangerous. I'll go find Barnabas" Unknown to them, Amy has been eavesdropping on them outside the door...

Barnabas, goes to the mausoleum, listens at the secret door and hears a low growling inside. Chris has still not changed back. Julia comes rushing in to the mausoleum and tells Barnabas, "Barnabas! I'm glad I found you! Maggie's remembered what happened to her the night before last! She thinks she knows where David is!"

Amy goes to the storage room. She pulls the box hiding the secret panel, takes a crowbar and starts to open the panel.

Barnabas and Julia return to the old house. Barnabas calls "Maggie?", and receiving no answer, goes into Josette's room and is surprised to find that Maggie isn't there. Barnabas remarks, "I hope she didn't go to Collinwood alone! I'd better go find her!", but Maggie comes back to the room. Julia asks, "Where were you?" Maggie replies, "I couldn't find Amy!". Julia volunteers to go find Amy and leaves to do so. Barnabas tells Maggie, "I'm puzzled. Willie and I searched that storage room the other night. We found no secret entrance". Maggie replies, "Someone must have covered it up!". Barnabas says, "All right. Let's go and look".

Amy goes into the hidden room to find David. She calls out, "David, are you here? David, there's something important I've got to tell you! Please answer me!" A hand touches her on the shoulder. She turns and sees Quentin standing there. Amy, frightened, lies, "Quentin! I only came to warn you!" and tells him, "I came to tell you Maggie and Barnabas are on their way! They know about this room! They think David's in here! Please don't be mad at me!".

Maggie and Barnabas arrive at Collinwood and start up the stairs.

Amy tells Quentin, "I didn't tell them about the room! Maggie saw it in a dream! Please don't be mad at me!" Quentin silences Amy by causing her to lose her voice.

Barnabas and Maggie enter the storage room. They see the hole in the wall, just where Maggie said it would be. Barnabas exclaims, "You're right! There is a passage here! It was sealed up when Willie and I searched here before". He notices the crowbar lying beside the hole, picks it up and says, "Whoever unsealed it used this". He starts to work on the upper panels with the crowbar. Maggie asks, "What are you going to do?" Barnabas replies, "I'm going to rip off these panels, then go find out what's in that room!"

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Episode 700
(COL 13/DISK 1 #5)

Tape Date: February 21, 1969
Air Date: February 28, 1969 Friday
Writer: Gordon Russell
Director: Henry Kaplan
Worldvision Rerun 484
Jonathan Frid as Barnabas Collins
Grayson Hall as Julia Hoffman
Thayer David as Professor Stokes
Kathryn Leigh Scott as Maggie Evans
David Henesy as David Collins
Denise Nickerson as Amy Jennings

Late afternoon at Collinwood: Somewhere in the great house, young David Collins remains a prisoner of the supernatural, but Collinwood is ruled now by the malevolent spirit of a man long dead – a man trying to complete the evil scheme he could not complete when he was alive. On this day, two people have returned to Collinwood, believing they know in which part of the house young David Collins is being held.

Barnabas uses a crowbar to tear off some additional panels to allow easier access. He and Maggie enter Quentin's secret room. Barnabas asks, "Is this the room you were in?" Maggie replies, "Yes". They look around for David, and call for him, but don't find him. While they are doing this, they hear footsteps coming. The door, which they had closed, opens...

But it's only Professor Stokes. Barnabas asks, "Professor Stokes, What are you doing here?" Stokes replies, "I was searching the West Wing when I heard the sound of knocking coming from here and decided to come and investigate". Barnabas explains, "That was me, ripping off the panels that covered the door to this room." Stokes looks around the room and remarks, "Interesting room. It looks like nothing's been disturbed in this room since the Victorian Era. We should be able to learn a great deal from this room". Barnabas says, "I'm not concerned about this room. I'm concerned about David". Stokes asks, "You've found no signs of him in here?" Barnabas replies, "None". Stokes looks around and notices the points of a pair of shoes sticking out from behind some curtains. He pulls the curtains back and finds Amy standing there. She collapses. Barnabas tells Maggie to take Amy back to the old house. Maggie takes Amy and leaves. Stokes tells Barnabas, "It's very important that we've found this room. It will tell us a lot about Quentin". He searches the roll top desk and finds a diary and a number of flat wooden sticks, painted solid black on one side and black with a white stripe in the middle on the other. Barnabas asks, "Well?" Stokes explains to Barnabas, "Now I know a great deal more about Quentin that I did a few moments ago". Barnabas asks, "What?" Stokes explains, "Quentin practiced the I-Ching, one of the oldest forms of divination in the world. Also one of the most dangerous". Barnabas asks, "Most dangerous? Why?" Stokes replies, "Because so little is known about it. Even Confucius knew little about it. I'll be able to tell you more after I've studied this journal".

At the old house, Amy regains consciousness. Maggie asks, "Amy! How are you feeling?" Amy says, "Professor Stokes was wrong! David IS at Collinwood!". Maggie tells her, "I'll get Barnabas and Julia!", but Amy tells her, "NO! They won't find him. They want YOU to find him. You've got to go soon, or David won't be there anymore. Only Jamison. That's who Quentin wants David to be. David is going to die!"

Barnabas and Stokes return to the old house. Stokes has with him the journal and the sticks. He takes them down into a room in the cellar and puts them on a table. He tells Barnabas, "I'd prefer to be left alone, if you don't mind". Barnabas asks, "How long do you need?" Stokes replies, "An hour or two should tell me how Quentin Collins used he I-Ching, and I'll be able to decide on a course of action". Barnabas leaves and Stokes begins to study the journal.

Maggie goes to Collinwood and searches for David, but cannot find him. She goes back down to the foyer and puts her head against the wall in despair. Suddenly, she hears a voice call, "Maggie!". She looks up and sees David standing on the landing. She exclaims, "David!". David tells her, "Maggie, don't come up here, please!" Maggie tells him, "I've come to take you away. Don't you want to come with me?" David replies, "Yes, but I don't want you to come up here". Maggie looks around and shouts, presumably to Quentin, "I'm not going to let you keep David!" She turns back to David and tells him, "Come to me, David! You can if you try!" David walks along the landing towards the stairs, glancing back towards the door fearfully. Suddenly, he stops. Maggie shouts, "Quentin! You can't have him! He's not yours to have, and I'm going to make sure he never will be! I'm not afraid of you! I'm going to take David away from you!" She tells David, "David, I'm coming up to get you!" and starts up the stairs, but David shouts, "No! Maggie!" Maggie tells David, "You don't belong to him! You belong with your family! Come to me, David!" David comes running down into Maggie's arms. Maggie tells David, "David, before we go, there's one thing you must do. You must send Quentin away. I want you to take one last look through that door". David screams, "NO!", but Maggie tells him, "It's the only way you'll ever be able to be free of Quentin". David looks. The door closes. Maggie announces, "David, we've won!". But Maggie is wrong. David collapses...

Maggie has taken David back to the old house. Julia is upstairs examining him while Maggie is downstairs in the living room with Barnabas. She tells Barnabas what happened at Collinwood, blaming herself for what happened, saying, "I kept him there too long". Julia comes down. Maggie asks, "Julia, how's David". Julia replies, "In a deep coma. I did everything I could to try to get him to respond, but he didn't. He's still possessed by Quentin. Unless we can get him to break his hold on him, David will die". Barnabas asks, "How long does he have?" Julia replies, "A few hours, maybe till morning. If only we could contact Quentin". Barnabas tells her, "There may be a way. Julia, come with me!".

Barnabas takes Julia down into the cellar and asks Stokes, "Professor Stokes, this I-Ching you're studying, how does it work?" Stokes asks, "Why do you want to know?" Barnabas replies, "I'll tell you after you've explained it to me". Stokes explains, "The I-Ching is a way of freeing the spirit. As you can see, each rod has two sides, one a solid black color, the other black with a white band at the center. They are shaken then tossed to form one of 64 hexagrams. At this point, the subject sits and begins a period of intense concentration, picturing a door with the hexagram on it. He must have the willpower to concentrate on the door until he sees it open inward. When this happens, the spirit rises from the body and goes through the door". Barnabas asks, "Would it be possible to use the I-Ching to contact Quentin Collins?" Stokes replies, "Beyond the door, anything is possible". Barnabas announces that he will try to use the I-Ching to contact Quentin. Stokes protests, "But it's too dangerous!" Barnabas replies, "David will die if I don't!" Stokes warns him, "There's no way of knowing what lies beyond the door!" Julia agrees, "He's right. It's too dangerous", but Barnabas says, "David is dying! If there's any chance, I must try it!" Stokes reluctantly says, "Very well. Toss the wands on the desk". Barnabas does so. Stokes looks at the rods, arranges them in rows, and announces, "The 49th or Ko hexagram, called the hexagram of change". Julia begs Barnabas not to go though with it, but Barnabas says, "I'll be all right". Stokes sits him down in a chair in front of the table and tells him, "Close your eyes and concentrate until you see the door with the hexagram on it". Barnabas does so. After a while, he says, "I see the door". Stokes tells him, "Continue to concentrate until you see the door open away from you. We must be completely silent until that happens". Barnabas concentrates and sees the door open and gasps, "AHHHH!". Julia asks, "Will he see Quentin Collins in there?" Stokes replies, "Only he will know". Through the door, Barnabas sees a chained coffin... Julia asks, "How long will he remain in the trance?" Stokes replies, "There's no way of telling. You see, right now there are two Barnabas', the one we see sitting here, and one by the door. Julia asks, "You said this was the hexagram of change. Does that mean Barnabas will change?" Stokes replies, "According to the book of I-Ching, it means he will change, or be changed. It depends on where the door leads". Barnabas moans. Julia asks, "Can we speak to him?" Stokes replies, "Yes", and asks Barnabas, "Do you see Quentin?" Barnabas replies, "He's not here". Stokes asks, "Tell me what you see". Barnabas replies, "I want to go through the door, but cannot". Stokes asks, "Do you see something beyond the door that frightens you?" Barnabas replies, "The mausoleum". Julia gasps, "The mausoleum?!" Stokes asks her, "Does that mean something to you?" Julia lies, "No". Stokes asks Barnabas, "Is there someone there with you?" Barnabas replies, "No, only the coffin". Julia exclaims, "Professor Stokes, we've got to stop this!" Stokes asks, "Do you know where the door leads to?" Julia replies, "No, but we've got to stop this before he's hurt!". Barnabas announces, "I'm moving towards the coffin..."
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