- PASTORIA PRIME PICK
Original Air Date: November 29, 1975
Synopsis. Rockford becomes the latest victim of a horrifying blackmail scheme orchestrated by the mayor and sheriff of a small community called New Pastoria. Early in this episode, Rockford calls himself collect to retrieve his messages. Although he asks the operator to dial 555-9000, according to the closeup of his phone that we see at the beginning of each episode, Rockford’s number is 555-2368.BLACK FRIDAY/CYBER MONDAY SPECIAL: Order a copy of 45 YEARS OF THE ROCKFORD FILES between the start of Black Friday and the end of Cyber Monday from any online retailer (Amazon, Barnes and Noble, etc.), send the dated receipt to Black Pawn Press, and you will receive a PDF of a signed original Rockford Files script as a free bonus gift. Visit the Black Pawn Press page on Facebook or Instagram for more information.
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