Treasury Men in Action

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Treasury Men in Action
Also known as Federal Men
Genre Crime drama
Directed by William Beaudine
Leigh Jason
Starring Walter Greaza
Ross Martin
Tom McKee
Theme music composer Melvyn Lenard
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 5
No. of episodes 189 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s) Everett Rosenthal
Jerome C. Robinson
Editor(s) Irving Berlin
Everett Dodd
Running time 24 mins.
Original channel ABC
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original release September 11, 1950 (1950-09-11) – July 1, 1955 (1955-07-01)

Treasury Men in Action (also known as Federal Men) is an American crime drama series broadcast live and which aired from 1950 through April 1951 on ABC and then on NBC through 1955. The series stars Walter Greaza, Ross Martin, and Tom McKee. It was directed by William Beaudine, Leigh Jason, and Will Jason among others.


The series centers on a squad of agents of the U.S. Treasury Department headed by "The Chief". Counterfeiters, tax evaders, prison escapees, and other criminals are targeted.

Other actors who starred in this series include Jesse White, James Dean, Claude Akins, Carolyn Jones, Charles Bronson, and Nancy Evans.

Treasury Men in Action finished at #27 in the Nielsen ratings for the 1952-1953 season and #15 for 1953-1954.[1] It appeared in reruns under the title of Federal Men.


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