The Perry Mason TV Show Book
Episode Guide - The Second Season

June 13, 1959 [68] "The Case of the Dubious Bridegroom"

Director--William D. Russell
Teleplay--Milton Krims
Story--Erle Stanley Gardner's 1949 novel

A lawyer's work is never done. Perry returns to his office late one night and finds an attractive blonde climbing into his balcony window. She claims to be Virginia Colfax, Ed Garvin's secretary from next door. Virginia says that she climbed into Perry's office to escape Garvin's wife. But it seems Garvin is married to two women.

Perry sends Garvin and his second wife to Mexico until he can clear up the situation. But when Garvin's first wife is murdered, Perry's client is in an even bigger mess. And who was that woman climbing in the window?

Ed Garvin--Harry Ellerbe (defendant)
Lorrie Garvin--Betsy Jones Moreland
Helen Bynum, alias Virginia Colfax--Joan Tabor
Ethel Carlton Garvin--K. T. Stevens (victim)
George Denby--Thomas Browne Henry
Frank Livesay--Neil Hamilton
Filomena--Rosa Turich
Judge--Robert Lynn


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