CTVA US Legal Drama - "Perry Mason" (Paisano/CBS) Season 6 (1962-63) Raymond Burr

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Starring Raymond Burr
Season 6 (CBS) (1962-63)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
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################# Perry Mason ################
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CBS Thursday 8:00pm ET (28 episodes)(154-181)

6.01 [154] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE BOGUS BOOKS
(German title "Der Fall mit der einträglichen Erstausgaben")
27-Sep-1962
Directed by Arthur Marks
Guest Cast:
Phyllis Love .................. Ellen Carter, defendant
Maurice Manson ................ Joseph Kraft, victim
Adam West
John Abbott
H.M. Wynant
Joby Baker
Allison Hayes
Woodrow Parfrey
Tensen Holtz
Raymond Greenleaf
Renee Godfrey
Kenneth MacDonald
Lee Miller
John Alvin
William Tracy
Michael Fox
Perry Mason must solve a locked room mystery to clear his client of charges that she murdered her boss,
a bookseller whose main business was counterfeiting and fencing rare first editions.

6.02 [155] Perry Mason: The Case of the Capricious Corpse (1962.10.04)
Jan Shepard ................... Joane Proctor, defendant
John Morley ................... Ernest Dernming, victim
Lori March
John Howard
Jacques Aubuchon
Lee Farr
Everett Glass
Jean Engstrom
Dennis Rush
Evelyn Ward
John Pickard
Teru Shimada
Willis Bouchey
June Ellis
Eugene Patterson
Alex Bookston
Ed Stoddard
Gilbert Frye
William Hines
Richard Geary
Lee Miller
A young man and woman conspire to delay the discovery of a man's body until after the death of
a wealthy contributor to the children's home they work for.

6.03 [156] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE PLAYBOY PUGILIST
(German title " Der Fall mit dem beschränkten Boxer")
11-Oct-1962
Directed by Francis D. Lyon
Guest Cast:
Robert Armstrong .............. Jimmy West, defendant
Mark Roberts .................. Tod Richards, victim
Gary Lockwood
Dianne Foster
Dolores Michaels
Anthony Caruso
Joseph Sirola
Mort Mills
John Gallaudet
Sally Bliss
Dee Stratton
Mac Clarke
Marty Brenman
Tom Simcox
Ben Erway
Stewart Taylor
Pepper Curtis
Dennis Richards
A fight trainer anxious to further the career of his protege is accused of murdering an unethical
fight promoter interested only in a blackmail scheme.

6.04 [157] THE CASE OF THE DOUBLE-ENTRY MIND
(German title "Der Fall mit dem blauaugigen Buchhalter")
18-Oct-1962
Directed by Allen H. Miner
Guest Cast:
Virginia Christine ............ Beth Sandover, defendant
Kathleen Hughes ............... Lita Krail, victim
Stuart Erwin
Kari Weber
Jack Betts
Paul Tripp
Joan Staley
Richard Reeves
Grandon Rhodes
Pamela Branch
A meticulous company accountant carefully arranges to embezzle over $200,000 but finds an unexplained $45,000
planted on him by a woman he was infatuated with, and that his wife is now accused of the other woman's murder.

6.05 [158] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE HATEFUL HERO
(German title "Der Fall mit dem pflichtbewußten Polizisten")
25-Oct-1962
Directed by Jesse Hibbs
Guest Cast:
Dick Davalos .................. Officer James Anderson, defendant
Leonard Stone
Jeannette Nolan
Mabel Albertson
Edmond Ryan
William Boyett
William Phipps
Frank Gerstle
Sue England
Mike Steele
Richard Tretter
George Ives
S. John Launer
Lennie Bremen
Jon Lormer
Lt. Anderson's cousin, a rookie cop, is accused of killing his partner and a night watchman who was
believed to be the inside man in a payroll robbery at the company he worked for.

6.06 [159] The Case of the Dodging Domino (1962.11.01)
David Hedison ................. Damion White, defendant
James Forrest ................. Phil Schuyler, victim
Ellen McRae (Burstyn)
Jeff Morrow
Robert H. Harris
Janet Ward
Eddie Firestone
Lloyd Corrigan
Tom Palmer
Maureen Arthur
Amanda Randolph
Herbert Rudley
Barney Biro
Orville Sherman
Diane Reese
Pat Goldin
Lee Miller
Rusty Stevens
Gary Hart
Charlotte Thompson
Perry Mason defends a music professor married to a fading musical comedy star whose new production contains
one sure-fire hit song-one plagiarized from him.

6.07 [160] Perry Mason: The Case of the Unsuitable Uncle (1962.11.08)
Scan McClory .................. Harry Fothergill, defendant
Liam Sullivan ................. Richard William Dickie Durham, victim
George Kane
Ford Rainey
Howard Smith
Barbara Parkins
Anna Lee
Charles Irving
Paula Winslowe
Fern Barry
Harry Bartell
Harvey Korman
Harp McGuire
George E. Stone
The brawling black sheep brother of a self-made man returns penniless, but has Mason draw up a will
with $300,000 of bequests in it.

6.08 [161] Perry Mason: The Case of the Stand-In Sister (1962.11.15)
R.G. Armstrong ................ John Gregory, defendant
Steven Geray .................. Franz Moray, victim
Peter Mamakos
Peter Whitney
Parley Baer
Susan Seaforth
Meg Wyllie
S. John Launer
Allen Joseph
Douglas Evans
Jay Della
Walter Stocker
Ralph Clanton
Michael Fox
George Selk
Kaye Farnngton
Charles Stroud
A man faces unbearable pressures when his business demands immediate money and his mobster brother escapes
from jail and turns up demanding the money in his daughter's trust fund-a daughter who doesn't know he exists.

6.09 [162] The Case of the Weary Watchdog (1962.11.29)
Mala Powers ................... Janet Brent, defendant
John Dall ..................... Edward Franklin, victim
Keye Luke
Wesley Addy
Doris Dowling
Judy Dan
James Hong
Kenneth Tobey
Philip Ahn
Robert S. Carson
Tom Harkness
Beulah Quo
Willis Bouchey
Seamon Glass
An old friend of Della's gets her involved in a murder and the ever-loyal secretary faces accessory charges.

6.10 [163] The Case of the Lurid Letter (1962.12.06)
Mona Freeman .................. Jane Wardman, defendant
Chris Alcaide ................. Gus Wiler, victim
Robert Rockwell
Kaye Elhardt
Ann Doran
Edgar Buchanan
John Durren
Thomas Lowell
Noah Keen
Mark Murray
Kelly Thordsen
Elizabeth Harrower
Henry Travis
Greta Granstedt
Cheryl Miller
Judee Morton
Nancy Lee
Perry Mason defends a young widow teaching in a small town high school when an anonymous letter accuses
her of sexual involvement with one of her students.

6.11 [164] Perry Mason: The Case of the Fickle Filly (1962.12.13)
Joan Freeman .................. Jennifer Wakely, defendant
Bob McQuain ................... Brad Shelby, victim
Lisbeth Hush
Jennifer Howard
Bartlett Robinson
Jim Davis
Frederic Worlock
Strother Martin
Bill Quinn
Mort Mills
Tom Geas
Earl Brown
A young woman is accused of putting a pitchfork through a fortune hunter in her efforts to reclaim the
race horse that was the only thing left her by her impoverished father.

6.12 [165] Perry Mason: The Case of the Polka-Dot Pony (1962.12.20)
Melinda Plowman ............... Maureen Thomas, defendant
Jesse White ................... Bert Renshaw, victim
Virginia Field
Eileen Janssen
Vivi Janiss
Ben Cooper
Burt Metcalfe
Byron Foulger
John Warburton
Doris Packer
Morris Ankrum
Freeman Lusk
Vince Townsend, Jr.
Perry Mason represents a young woman seeking family ties after a man contacts her claiming to be her uncle,
but she's later accused of killing the man when another claimant to the family fortune surfaces.

6.13 [166] Perry Mason: The Case of the Shoplifter's Shoe (1963.01.03)
Lurene Tuttle ................. Sarah Breel, defendant
Blair Davies .................. Austin Cullins, victim
Leonard Nimoy
Margaret O'Brien
Melora Conway
Richard Coogan
Arthur Batanides
Shirley Mitchell
James Millhollin
Charles Irving
Kenneth Patterson
Walter Kelly
Bernard Fein
Vincent Troy
Lee Miller
Perry Mason comes to the aid of a young woman and her elderly aunt in a shoplifting case and once again
when diamonds are stolen from a family company.

6.14 [167] The Case of the Bluffing Blast (1963.01.10)
Antoinette Bower .............. Linda Blake, defendant
Bill Williams ................. Floyd Grant, victim
Peter Breck
Frank Overton
Mary LaRoche
Robert Knapp
Frank Ferguson
Jonathan Kidd
Gertrude Flynn
Ralph Manza
Bill Zuckert
William Fawcett
Bill Hampton
A young woman returns to the town where her father was killed many years before and is soon accused of
murdering the man who supplied an alibi for her father's alleged killer.

6.15 [168] The Case of the Prankish Professor (1963.01.17)
Patricia Breslin .............. Laura Hewes, defendant
Barry Atwater ................. Professor Ronald Hewes, victim
Constance Towers
Joyce Van Patten
Kent Smith
John Gallaudet
Jack Searl
Don Dubbins
John Bryant
Barbara Pepper
Lee Miller
Chris Washburn
Harold Goodwin
A college professor whose new book threatens several people is killed, and his estranged wife accused of the crime.

6.16 [169] Perry Mason: The Case of the Constant Doyle
31-Jan-63 CBS
Bette Davis ................... Constant Doyle, guest attorney
Michael Parks ................. Cal Leonard, defendant
Jerry Oddo .................... Steven Arthur, victim
Peggy Ann Garner
Frances Reid
Neil Hamilton
Willis Bouchey
Perry Mason's role is minimal when an old friend and recent widow, Constant Doyle, undertakes the defense
of a young man accused of killing the man he believes stole his father's life work.
[In this episode Raymond Burr was ill, and was replaced by guest star Bette Davis!]

6.17 [170] Perry Mason: The Case of the Libelous Locket (1963.02.07)
Michael Rennie ................ Professor Edward Lindley, guest attorney
Patricia Manning .............. Janice Norland, defendant
Carlos Romero ................. Raul Perez, victim
Ruta Lee
Harry Von Zell
S. John Launer
A former law professor of Perry Mason comes to the aid of one of his students, a shy young woman who
believes she has killed a gigolo but whose body has disappeared.

6.18 [171] Perry Mason: The Case of the Two-Faced Turnabout (1963.02.14)
Hugh O'Brian .................. Bruce Jason, guest attorney
Abraham Sofaer ................ Elihu Laban, defendant
Charles Hradilac .............. Franz Shreck, victim
Trevor Bardette
Wemer Klemperer
An old friend of Perry Mason's works to resolve the murder of a totalitarian dictator.

6.19 [172] Perry Mason: The Case of the Surplus Suitor (1963.02.28)
Kenneth MacDonald
Walter Pidgeon ................ Sherman Hatfield, guest attorney
Joyce Bulifant ................ Hollis Wilburn, defendant
Carl Benton Reid .............. John Wilburn, victim
Linden Chiles
Hayden Rorke
A corporate attorney seeks Perry Mason's help when he's asked to defend an heiress in a criminal case.

6.20 [173] Perry Mason: The Case of the Golden Oranges (1963.03.07)
Natalie Trundy ................ Sandra Keller, defendant
Arch Johnson .................. Gerald Thornton, victim
Henry Norell
Arthur Hunnicutt
Erin O'Brien
Lee Van Cleef
Charles Irving
Nolan Leary
Allen Case
Mary Munday
Hugh Sanders
Vic Perrin
Michael Fox
Alex Bookston
James Goodwin
Wallace Rooney
Lee Miller
Robert Rothwell
Perry Mason defends an old man's dog against an accusation that he bit a ruthless land developer,
who's later found dead from a shotgun blast.

6.21 [174] Pery Mason: The Case of the Lawful Lazarus (1963.03.14)
David McLean .................. Trevor Harris, defendant
Philip Boumeuf ................ Edgar Thorne, victim
Maria Palmer
Max Showalter
Irene Hervey
Abbigail Shelton
Morris Ankrum
Kay Stewart
Joy Hodges
Mark Williams
Ted Stanhope
Perry Mason takes on a tricky child-custody suit-his client has been declared legally dead.

6.22 [175] Perry Mason: The Case of the Velvet Claws (1963.03.21)
Richard Webb .................. George C. Belter, defendant
Wynn Pearce
Patricia Barry
James Philbrook
Virginia Gregg
Anna-Lisa
Harry Jackson
Cathie Merchant
Don Lynch
Peter Leeds
Karen Willow
Buddy Ochow
Paul Barselow
Lee Miller
Perry Mason finds himself implicated in a murder, thanks to his client.

6.23 [176] Perry Mason: The Case of the Lover's Leap (1963.04.04)
Carleton Carpenter ............ Peter Brent, defendant
John Conte .................... Roy Comstock, victim
Richard Jaeckel
Julie Adams
Maura McGivney
Marvin Miller
Walter Coy
John Gallaudet
Ken Renard
Lewis Charles
Henry Rowland
Audrey Caine
John Zaremba
Stewart Bradley
Bill Cord
Richard Geary
Barry Brooks
Lee Miller
A nervous young rocket scientist asks Perry Mason for help when the property he owns is endangered by the generous
divorce settlement of his partner, whose apparent suicidal tendencies get the scientist accused of murder.

6.24 [177] Perry Mason: The Case of the Elusive Element (1963.04.11)
Douglas Henderson ............. Dwight Garrett, defendant
Gerald Mohr ................... Austin Lloyd, victim
Douglas Dick
Gloria Talbott
George Macready
S. John Launer
Elaine Devry
Ronald Long
Tommy Farrell
Ollie O'Toole
Billy Sands
Jon Lormer
Harry Fleer
Michael Harris
Guy Standing III
Ray Dannis
An embittered partner in Aerospace Reliablity arranges to frame his wife and his engineer partner when they both
try to leave him, but the scheme succeeds a little too well, with the help of an electronic check approval system.

6.25 [178] Perry Mason: The Case of the Greek Goddess (1963.04.18)
John Larkin ................... John Kenyon, defendant
Faith Domergue ................ Cleo Grammas, victim
John Anderson
Marianna Hill
George Kennedy
Robert Harland
Willis Bouchey
Russell Arms
Tol Avery
William Hughes
Lee Miller
An old sculptor known for his wild lifestyle brings a beautiful Greek girl and her overbearing mother to
America, where the older woman sets to work to secure a young rich man for her daughter.

6.26 [179] Perry Mason: The Case of the Skeleton's Closet (1963.05.02)
Peggy McCay ................... Margaret Layton, defendant
Michael Pate .................. Richard Harris, victim
Frank Aletter
The author of a lurid expose of small town life is murdered, and most of his associates and his former wife
have plenty of reasons for wanting him dead.

6.27 [180] Perry Mason: The Case of the Potted Planter (1963.05.09)
Joe Maross .................... Nelson Tarr, defendant
Robert Bray ................... Martin Walden, victim
Constance Ford
Mark Goddard
Diane Brewster
Paul Fix
Davey Davison
William Allyn
Harry Lauter
Robert Foulk
Jamie Forster
Allen Hunt
David Macklin
Jaclyn Carmichael
Frank Behrens
Pepper Curtis
Richard Emery
A man finds himself accused of murdering his wife's lover.

6.28 [181] Perry Mason: The Case of the Witless Witness (1963.05.16)
Robert Middleton .............. Judge Daniel Redmond, defendant
Vaughn Taylor ................. Martin Weston, victim
Jackie Coogan
David White
Steve Brodie
Florida Friebus
Rita Lynn
Lee Bergere
Grandon Rhodes
Harry Holcombe
Jason Johnson
Henry Hunter
Michael Fox
Larry Thor
Perry agrees to help a judge, whose bid for office is being threatened by a frame up.

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