The Rookies/Measure of Mercy

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Measure of Mercy
Season 4, Episode 8
Airdate October 28, 1975
Written by Robert I. Holt
Directed by Phil Bondelli
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Measure of Mercy is the eighth episode of the fourth season of The Rookies, and the seventy-seventh episode overall.


Guest Starring: Cleavon Little (Cully Ames), Martin Kove (Jimmy Jay)

Special Guest Star: Harold Gould (Dr. Asmus)

Co-Starring: George D. Wallace (Bracken), Joseph R. DiSante (Doctor), Anne Bloom (Midge Warren), Thad Geer (Tad Warren), Didi Conn (Young Woman), Claude Jones (Bartender), Fritzi Burr (Apartment House Manager)

Featuring: Lee Bryant (Reporter), Dorothy Ross (Mrs. Hansen), Daryle Ann Lindley (Nurse)


Plot Overview

A pair of thieves steal a shipment of blood from the hospital, critically injuring Jill in the process. Chris and Terry must work fast to prevent the blood from being sold on the black market and also must reach the blood before it becomes useless, as well as getting it back to the hospital for a sick baby who desperately needs a transfusion.


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