First Appearance: January 26, 1967
Last Appearance: December 25, 1974
Portrayer: Jordan Charney, January 26, 1967 - November 6, 1970; December 1973 - December 25, 1974.
Arrival: Came to demand money from Danny Fargo (RIP).
Departure: (1970) Moved to Somerset with Lahoma Vane Lucas.
(1974) Left to reunite and reconcile with Lahoma Vane Lucas.
Introduction Scenes: (1967) Inquiring about Danny Fargo (RIP) at The Alley in Chicago,
“Hello, Barclay Hotel?...Listen, sister, can you give me the number of Danny Fargo’s room?...."
(Reintro, 1973) Ada Hobson's living room, hiding behind the door to surprise her.
Exit Scenes: (1970) To Steve Frame (RIP) in Robert Delaney's office about Wayne Addison (RIP), "I hope...well, I just hope you find out the truth, that's all. Robert, I'll come back later.."
(1974) Over the phone to Ada Hobson (RIP), "Okay, Lahoma's waiting for me... Merry Christmas, Ada.... and thanks for all you've done."
Birthplace: Evansville, Indiana.
Last Known Whereabouts: Oklahoma.
Other Whereabouts: Somerset (1970-1973).
Relatives: Susannah Lucas, daughter. Ada Hobson (RIP),
sister (Sam the youngest of 7 children), Rachel Cory Hutchins, niece. Nancy McGowan, niece.
Jamie Frame, great-nephew. Amanda Cory, great-niece. Matthew Cory, great-nephew. Elizabeth Hutchins, great-niece. Cory Hutchins, great-nephew.
Spouses: Lahoma Vane Lucas (married on January 7, 1969).
Dates: Lee Randolph (RIP) (1967-1968).
Flirtations: Pat Randolph (1974).
Legal History: Spent 1961-1966 in the Indiana Penitentiary for armed robbery.
Indicted for the murder of Lefty Burns (1968).
Former Occupations: Mechanic. Lawyer.
Notes: Sam was listed in an informal show cast list of October 1973.