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

February 13, 1966 [260] "The Case of the Sausalito Sunrise"

Director--Jesse Hibbs
Teleplay--Ernest Frankel and Orville H. Hampton
Story--Erle Stanley Gardner's 1952 novel, The Case of the Moth-eaten Mink

What more can happen to an innocent art dealer and his girlfriend? Francis Clune's treasures are replaced with fakes before they even reach the gallery. His girlfriend Bobbi Dane has been kidnaped twice and run down by a car. Now Francis and Bobbi are arrested for a cop killing and the death of a hijacker.

They need Perry and Paul to fight back. Paul goes undercover to work the hijacking ring and gets himself arrested, and Perry almost gets shot confronting a killer no one would suspect. The familiar story is based on one of Gardner's novels that was featured early in the Mason series.

Francis Clune--Donald Murphy (defendant)
Sergeant Deke Bradley--Mark Tapscott
Bobbi Dane--Francine York (defendant)
Olaf Deering--Peter Mamakos (victim)
Judge--Kenneth MacDonald


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