In a desperate bid for freedom conquered Martians break-out of their reservation to return to their native homes in the mountains. — N.E. Lilly
X Minus One was an early radio show that focused on Science Fiction stories. They purchased stories from authors who appeared in the pages of Galaxy Magazine and adapted them for the radio.
In-house script writer Ernest Kinoy, adapted stories and occasionally contributed stories of his own. After reading about a march by the American Indians who had escaped from their reservations in the 19th century, he wrote this tale in which Martians have been placed in reservations by the conquering Earth men.
This episode originally aired on September 8, 1955.
Other works by X Minus One
- The Merchants of Venus by X Minus One (Jul 6, 2008)
- The Green Hills of Earth by X Minus One (May 27, 2007)