Robert Palmer was a politician who made a deal with the Devil.
Palmer is a up and coming politican; his opponents plus anyone trying to expose his double dealings end up dead in "accidents." Kolchak finds out Plamer secret-he made a deal with the Devil to win political office in exchange for his soul. He tries to kill Kolchak by turning himself into a black dog..until Kolchak destroys Palmer evil pendant with holy water. Mrs Plamer who is terrified of her husbands dealings, flees..accompyed by a docile black dog.
- Eric & Vivian Berringer
- Dennis De Silva
- Stephan Wald (and other Elevator Passengers)
- Susan Marie Driscoll
- Senator Talbot
- Portrayed by Tom Skerritt (Alien, Top Gun, Spacecamp, Steel Magnolias)