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

December 17,1964 [224] "The Case of the Blonde Bonanza"

Director--Arthur Marks
Teleplay--Jackson Gillis
Story--Erle Stanley Gardner's 1962 novel

Dianne Adler, a friend of Della's from back home, has the face of an angel and a figure that was voted the best in the Smoky Mountains. Dianne has come to L.A. to work a modeling job that actually calls for her to gain weight.

Now why would someone pay her $200 a week for two years to ruin her figure? Dianne says that Harrison Boring hired her to model a new line of clothes made for women just a little overweight.

When Perry sees a clause in Dianne's contract calling for her to split 50-50 with Boring any money she earns over $200 a week, he gets curious. But, when Boring is killed, it's only the beginning of Perry's troubles....

Dianne Adler--Mary Ann Mobley (defendant)
Dillard--Michael Constantine
George Adler alias Winlock--Bruce Gordon
Harrison Boring--Paul Gilbert (victim)
Judge--John Gallaudet


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