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His killer birds – make deadly sport with Scotty!

Background information



Canon characters listed below are linked to the main article about them. Non-canon characters are not linked, but those that recurred, appearing or being mentioned in more than one story, are defined further in Gold Key TOS characters.
James T. Kirk 
Enterprise captain.
Enterprise exec and science officer.
Leonard McCoy 
Enterprise surgeon.
Montgomery Scott 
Enterprise chief engineer.
Enterprise communications officer.
Axel Carruthers 
A worker on Salvum.
Zarcun 5
A portly man who ran Grotus.


A Federation game preserve planet.
Tholian ship 
A vessel the Enterprise took "tractor-web" devices from.
Gharian wedding birds 
Mean animals during mating season that grow to four times their regular size.
A nearby asteroid.

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