CTVA US Legal Drama - "Perry Mason" (Paisano/CBS) Season 4 (1960-61) Raymond Burr

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Starring Raymond Burr
Season 4 (CBS) (1960-61)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
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CBS Saturday 7:30pm ET (28 episodes)(096-123)

4.01 [96] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE TREACHEROUS TOUPEE
[verified on film]
17-Sep-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Herbert Hirschman /
Associate Producer & Story Consultant: Seeleg Lester / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Mauruce Zimm
Directed by Richard Kinon / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Peggy Converse ........ Sybil Bassett
Philip Ober ............... Peter Dawson (defendant)
Bert Freed ................. Ken Woodman
Cindy Robbins .......... Teddi Hart
Thomas B. Henry ...... Hartley Basset (victim)
Robert Redford ......... Dick Hart
Nelson Olmsted ........ Arthur Colemar
Dee Arlen ................. Lorna Grant
Jonathan Hole ........... Stanley Roderick
Frank Wilcox ............ Judge
Lindsay Workman ..... Wilbur Fenwick
Juney Ellis ................ Lucy
Rita Duncan .............. Flo
Hal Smith .................. Supper Club Owner
Len Hendry ................Plainclothesman
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Lee Miller ................. Sgt. Brice
Patricia Marlowe ...... Receptionist
Synopsis:
A man finds himself accused of murdering the long-absent and presumed dead owner of the company
he has worked so hard to save, who has returned in time to end the bright future he's earned.

4.02 [97] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE CREDULOUS QUARRY
[verified on film]
24-Sep-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Herbert Hirschman /
Associate Producer & Story Consultant: Seeleg Lester / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Sy Salkowitz
Directed by William D. Russell / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Katherine Squire ....... Clara Thorpe
Russell Arms ............. Everett Dorrell
John Conwell ............ Richard Hammond (defendant)
Vinton Hayworth ....... Marvin Claridge
Walter Reed .............. Alex Hill
Nan Peterson ............. Barbara Claridge
Russ Bender .............. Policeman
Willis Bouchey .......... Judge
Fred Graham .............. Fire Chief
Renee Godfrey ........... Miss Winslow
Bart Conrad ............... Autopsy Surgeon
George E. Stone ......... Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Perry Mason gets involved in a complicated case of revenge, blackmail and murder when he defends
a man, anxious to help the lawyer who promised to lend him some badly-needed money, who agreed
to cover up a hit and run death only to find himself accused of the crime.

4.03 [98] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE ILL-FATED FAKER
[verified on film]
01-Oct-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Teleplay by Jackson Gillis / Story by Edward Lakso
Directed by Charles Haas / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
William Campbell .... Jim Ferris
Kenneth Tobey .......... Prosecutor
June Dayton .............. Alice Gorman
Sue Randall .............. Betty Wilkins (defendant)
Howard Petrie .......... Carl Gorman
James Anderson ........ Stan Piper (victim)
Tyler McVey ............. Harold Ames
Sarah Selby .............. Mrs. Ames
S. John Launer .......... Judge
Pitt Herbert ............... Autopsy Surgeon
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Betty Wilkins, a naive but loyal secreatry to businessman Carl Gorman, finds herself accused of murdering
his deceitful nephew, who had been caught in a phony extortion scheme by his accomplice.

4.04 [99] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE SINGULAR DOUBLE
[verified on film]
08-Oct-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks 
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E. 
Teleplay by Seeleg Lester / Story by Milton Gelman
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Harry Townes ........... Grosvenor Cutter
Connie Hines ............ Lucy Stevens (defendant)
Arch Johnson ............ John Ruskin
Alan Baxter ............... Whitney Locke
Andrea King .............. Catherine Locke
Wilton Graff .............. Hugo Burnette
Mary Webster ........... Marjorie Ralston (victim)
Morris Ankrum ......... Judge
Michael Fox .............. Autopsy Surgeon
Sue England .............. Switchboard Girl
Richard Geary .......... Skin Diver
Synopsis:
A frightened secretary arranges a phony suicide for herself when she's asked to deliver
$60,000 in bribes to a politician.

4.05 [100] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE LAVENDER LIPSTICK
[verified on film]
15-Oct-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Jonathan Latimer
Directed by James Sheldon / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Joe Maross ................ Ernest Helming
Pat Breslin ................. Karen Lewis, (defendant)
John Lupton ............... Peter Nichols
Rita Lynn ................... Myra Heston
Dabbs Greer .............. Charles Knudsen
Whit Bissell ............... Max Pompey
James Bell ................. Silas Vance a.k.a. Frank Jefferson (victim)
Walter Coy ................. Gabe Rawson
Nelson Leigh .............. Judge
Betty Farrington ......... Woman
George E. Stone ......... Court Clerk
Charlotte Thompson ...... Matron
Synopsis:
A young woman working at a cosmetics plant is accused of murdering her employer,
a man whose past connections have left him open to blackmail.

4.06 [101] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE WANDERING WIDOW
[verified on film]
22-Oct-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Robert C. Dennis
Directed by William F. Claxton / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Paul Langton .............. Deputy D.A. Telford
Coleen Gray .............. Lorraine Kendall (defendant)
Dean Harens .............. Morgan Riley
Marguerite Chapman ...... Faye Donner
Casey Adams ............. Burt Stokes (victim)
Ralph Clanton ............ Roger McClaine
Hugh Sanders ..............Warren Donner
Robert Cornthwaite ........ Bill Worth
Stephen Talbot ............ Jimmie Kendall
Richard Gaines ........... Judge
Robert Carson .............Warden
Roberts Whiting .......... Mr. Leeman
Gil Rogers ................... Buddy Staples
Helen Spring ............... Martha
Synopsis:
A young widow is accused of murdering the merchant seaman who came forward after
six years and cleared the man convicted of murdering her wealthy, elderly husband

4.07 [102] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE CLUMSY CLOWN
[verified on film]
05-Nov-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Sam Neuman
Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Kenneth Tobey .......... Deputy D.A. Alvin
Chana Eden ............... Lisa Franklin
Douglas Henderson ........ Felix Heidemann (defendant)
Maggie Hayes ........... Joyce Gilbert
Water Sande .............. Judson Curtis (victim)
Willard Sage ............. Tony Gilbert
Robert Clarke ........... Jerry Franklin
Ken Curtis ................. Tom Durant
Lillian Bronson ......... Judge
Jon Lormer ................ Autopsy Surgeon
Russ Thompson ......... Ring Master
Synopsis:
A circus clown is accused of murdering the new circus owner after he threatens
to reveal a sordid secret from the past of a girl the clown has loved for years.

4.08 [103] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE PROVOCATIVE PROTEGE
[verified on film]
12-Nov-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Teleplay by Herman Epstein & Seeleg Lester / Story by Herman Epstein
Directed by Laslo Benedek / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Virginia Field ............. Anita Carpenter
Robert Lowery ........... Andrew Collis
Kathie Browne ........... Donna Loring (defendant)
Robert Karnes ............ Deputy D.A. Chamberlin
Charles D. Cooper ..... Eric Sturgis
Gregory Morton ......... David Carpenter (victim)
Harry Jackson ............ George Worthington
Donald Foster ............ James Gracie
Barry Cahill ............... Sgt. Binns
Morris Ankrum ........... Judge
Jon Lormer ................. Autopsy Surgeon
George E. Stone .......... Court Clerk
Cindy Courtland .......... Alice
Synopsis:
A woman believes that her husband, a concert pianist, died in a fall from a
cliff that was actually a murder.

4.09 [104] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE NINE DOLLS
[verified on film]
19-Nov-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Jonathan Latimer /
Directed by William F. Claxton / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Maggie Mahoney ...... Linda Osborne (defendant)
Jeannette Nolan ........ Emma Benson
Laurie Perreau .......... Peggy Smith (8-year-old girl)
Framces Helm .......... Helene Osborne
John Bryant ............... Larry Osborne
Gage Clarke .............. Edgar Benson
Francis X. Bushman ....... Courtney Jeffers (victim)
John Banner .............. A. Tobler
Robert Karnes .......... Deputy D.A. Chamberlin
Nelson Leigh ............ Judge
Eleanor Audley ......... Headmistress Lorimer
Fred Essler ............... Mr. Kringle
James Chandler ......... Sgt. Willoughby
Eugene Borden .......... Swiss Waiter
Synopsis:
Perry Mason discovers the true identity of an 8-year-old girl, and later has to defend her cousin
against charges she murdered the girl's grandfather when he makes plans to change his will.

4.10 [105] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE LOQUACIOUS LIAR
[verified on film]
03-Dec-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Michael Morris /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
H.M. Wynant ............. Deputy D.A. Sampson
Bruce Gordon ........... Judson Bailey (victim)
Lurene Tuttle ............. Emma Bailey
Wynn Pearce ............. Lester Martin (defendant)
Regis Toomey ........... Sam Crane
Melora Conway ........ Lois Rogers
Jeanne Baird ............. Marge Fuller
Baynes Barron .......... The Man
S. John Launer .......... Judge
Dorothy Adams ......... Wilma Stone
Michael Fox .............. Autopsy Surgeon
John Truax ................. The Stranger
Lori Kaye .................. Photo Girl
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Perry Mason defends a young man named Lester Martin, accused of murdering his stepfather after being
kidnapped and threatened in order to stop his participation in a key vote in the family business.
[No Hamilton Burger]

4.11 [106] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE RED RIDING BOOTS
[verified on film]
10-Dec-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Harold Swanton /
Directed by Laslo Benedek / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Corey Allen .............. Rennie Foster
H.M. Wynant ............ Deputy D.A. Sampson
Frank Maxwell ......... Joe Dixon (defendant)
Elen Willard ............. Ann Farwell
Linda Leighton .......... Jill Farwell
John Archer .............. Burt Farwell
Shirley Ballard ......... Rita Conover (victim)
Willis B. Bouchey ..... Judge
Richard Deacon ........ Wilmer Beaslee
Sara Seegar ............... Miss Pennock
Reba Walters ............. Kathy Jergens
Bill Idelson ............... Autopsy Surgeon
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Michael Harris .......... Deputy Sheriff
Synopsis:
Perry Mason has to break through the silence of an unhappy schoolgirl when her father's fiance
is found dead in the trunk of the car driven by his ranch foreman.

4.12 [107] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE LARCENOUS LADY
[verified on film]
17-Dec-1960 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Teleplay by Seeleg Lester / Story by Sy Salkowitz /
Directed by James Sheldon / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Ellen Drew ............... Julia Webberly
Arthur Franz .............. Mayor Henderson
Louise Fletcher ......... Susan Connolly (defendant)
Robert Brown ........... Frank Sykes
Patricia Huston ......... Mona Henderson (victim)
Edward Platt ............ Tom Stratton
King Calder .............. William Carter
Byron Morrow .......... Judge
William Boyett .......... Sergeant Reynolds
Myron Natwick ......... Desk Clerk
Christopher Dark ...... Prosecutor Thorne
Mara Massey ............ Switchboard Girl
Robert Terry ............. Arnold Webberly
Synopsis:
Perry Mason represents a secretary caught up in a web of blackmail and murder when a
woman tries to stop the man running against her husband for political office..

4.13 [108] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE ENVIOUS EDITOR
[verified on film]
07-Jan-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Milton Krims /
Directed by Laslo Benedek / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Philip Abbott ............. Edmond Aitken
James H. Coburn ....... Donald Fletcher (victim)
Paul Lambert ............. Ben Nicholson
H.M. Wynant ............. Deputy D, A. Sampson
Barbara Lawrence ..... Lori Stoner
Jennifer Howard ........ Milly Nash
Vinton Hayworth ....... Wendell Harding
Sara Shane ................ Alyce Nash Aitken (defendant)
S. John Launer ........... Judge
Sid Tomack ................ Rudi Tripp
Dave Willock ............ Jay Robinson
Jim Drum ................... 1st Reporter
Virginia Carroll ......... Mrs. Welsh
Paul Power ................ Winslow
Donna Hayes ............. Girl
Harry Hollins ............ 2nd Reporter
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Perry Mason defends Alice Aitken, a woman with a past, from charges that she murdered a
blackmailing magazine publisher whose business practices have made him a lot of enemies.

4.14 [109] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE RESOLUTE REFORMER
[verified on film]
(German title - "Der Fall mit der folgenschweren")
14-Jan-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Arthur Marks /
Directed by Samuel Newman / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Richard Eastham ....... Deputy D. A. Parness
Diana Millay ............. Debra Bradford
John Hoyt .................. William Harper Caine (defendant)
Douglas Dick ............ Peter Caine
James Westerfield ..... Roger Quigley (victim)
Phillip Terry .............. Lawrence Kent
Byron Palmer ............ Charles Sistrom
Maxine Stuart............. Grace Witt
John McLiam ............. Councilman William Daniels
Hardie Albright ......... Supervisor Albert Johnson
Tom Harkness ........... Judge
Charles J. Conrad ..... Dr. Auerback
Tony Hughes ............. Jack Parrish
Dennis Quinn ............ Lewis Bergdorf
Bert Stevens ............. Ronald Arthur
Dean Casey .............. Henry Bartlett
Joe McGuinn ............ Lt. Lew Kaufman
Gisele Verlaine ........ Waitress
Synopsis:
Bribary, b;ackmail and murder develop from a citizen's fight against a proposed construction project.
[No Hamilton Burger]

4.15 [110] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE FICKLE FORTUNE
[verified on film]
21-Jan-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Sol Stein and Glenn P. Wolfe /
Directed by Laslo Benedek / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast::
Cathy O'Donnell ........ Norma Brooks
Vaughn Taylor ........... Ralph Duncan (defendant)
Philip Ober ............... Albert Keller
Robert Casper ...........Charley Nickels
Liam Sullivan ........... Lloyd Farrell (victim)
Helen Brown ............ Mrs. Hollister
Virginia Christine ..... Helen Duncan
Richard Gaines ......... Judge
Eve March ................ Nurse Hamilton
Connie Cezon ............ Gertie
Michael Fox .............. Autopsy Surgeon
Berkeley Harris ......... Patrolman
Lee Miller ................. Sgt. Brice
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Hal Taggart ................ Clerk
Vincent Troy .............. Waiter
Synopsis:
A county civil servant finds and loses a fortune in greenback currency, and is then accused
of murdering a man who had concocted a scheme to collect on it. [Hamilton Burger back]

4.16 [111] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE WAYLAID WOLF
[verified on film]
04-Feb-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Teleplay by Jonathan Latimer /
Directed by Gene Fowler, Jr. / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Robert Karnes .......... Deputy D. A. Chamberlin
Rebecca Welles ........ Edith Bristol
Andra Martin ............ Arlene Ferris (defendant)
Laurie Mitchell ......... Madge Elwood
Tony Travis .............. Loring Lamont (victim)
Barry Atwater .......... George Albert
Benson Fong ............ Colonel Kim
Robert Carricart ...... Orvel Kingman
Frances Fong ........... Frances Kim
I. Stanford Jolley ..... Jerome Henley
Morris Ankrum ......... Judge
Bill Cord .................. Police Officer Lyons
Irving Ashkenazy ...... Tom Grimes
Elizabeth Harrower ...... Woman Apt. Manager
Tiger Joe Marsh ......... Al
Pitt Herbert ................ Coroner's Physician
Lee Miller .................. Sgt. Brice
George E. Stone ......... Court Clerk
Synopsis:
A secretary fights off the advances of her boss' amorous son at a remote beach house,
and is accused the next morning of murdering him. [No Hamilton Burger]

4.17 [112] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE WINTRY WIFE
[verified on film]
18-Feb-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Seeleg Lester /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / Associate Producer: Arthur Marks
Assistant to the Producer: Art Seid, A.C.E.
Written by Samuel Newman /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Jerome Thor .............. Walter Randall
Robert Karnes ........... Deputy D.A. Chamberlin
June Vincent .............. Laura Randall (victim)
Alan Hewitt ............... Bruce Sheridan
Marianne Stewart ...... Phyllis Hudson (defendant)
Fredd Wayne ............. Roger Phillips
Jean Howell .............. Amelia Phillips
Barney Phillips ......... Mr. Johnson
Sue England .............. Judy Baldwin
Willis B. Bouchey ........Judge
Paul Barselow ........... John Penner
Michael Fox .............. Autopsy Surgeon
Robert Bice ............... Second Operative
George E. Stone ......... Court Clerk
Rudolph Salinger ........ Chemist
Chuck Stroud .............. First Operative
Synopsis:
A bitter woman arranges to destroy the marine sounding device that represents freedom for her
husband, but she arrives home to meet a fatal accident. [No Hamilton Burger]

4.18 [113] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE ANGRY DEAD MAN
[verified on film]
25-Feb-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / 
Written by Michael Morris /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Gloria Talbott ........... Eve Nesbitt (defendant)
Edward Binns ........... Lloyd Castle
Les Tremayne ........... Willard Nesbitt (victim)
Gordon Jones ........... Srecond Deputy
Carol Ohmart ........... Jenny Bartlett
James Millhollin ...... Ben Otis
Frank Ferguson ......... Prof. Laiken
Naomi Stevens ......... Fanny Werbler
Karl Held ................. Bruce Nesbitt
Wally Brown ............ John Givney
Ray Montgomery ...... First Deputy
Juney Ellis ................ Receptionist
Kenneth R. MacDonald ....... Judge
Phil Chambers ........... Anderson
Charles Stroud .......... Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Perry Mason finds himself representing Mrs. Nesbitt, whose older husband is reported
drowned, but who turns up later at their remote cabin, shot to death.

4.19 [114] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE BLIND MAN'S BLUFF
[verified on film]
11-Mar-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
 Teleplay by Adrian Gendot and Samuel Newman / Story by Adrian Gendot /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
John Conte ................ Karl Addison (victim)
George Macready ..... Charles Slade
Jean Allison .............. Helen Slade
Jack Ging .................. James Kincannon (defendant)
Berry Kroeger ........... Edgar Whitehead
Merry Anders ............Adele Bentley
Nelson Leigh ............. Judge
Benny Rubin ............. Sassano
Alexander Lockwood ..... Doctor
Arthur Hanson .......... Sgt. Ferris
Geraldine Wall ......... Mrs. Cartwright
Sid Clute .................. Jack Shaw
Bart Conrad .............. Charlie
Susan Davis .............. Miss Padway
George E. Stone ........ George E. Stone
Synopsis:
An officer in a company that handles gems and unusual jewelry plots to rob his own offices
with temporary blindness as the perfect alibi, but someone shortcircuits his plan by killing him.

4.20 [115] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE BAREFACED WITNESS
[verified on film]
18-Mar-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Arthur Marks  /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis / 
Written by Robert C. Dennis /
Directed by Laslo Benedek / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Paul Fix .................... Prosecutor Hale
Josephine Hutchinson ...... Miss Sarah
Malcolm Atterbury .... Alfred Needham
Roy Roberts ............. W. L. Picard
Adam West ............... Dan Southern
Enid Janes ................ Iris McKay (defendant)
Russ Conway ........... Fred Swan (victim)
Eloise Hardt ............ Marta Wiltern
Lewis Martin ........... Judge
Tom Fadden ............. Beller
Charles Briggs ......... Policeman
Russ Bender ............. Chief Hagerty
Rosemary Day .......... Secretary
Synopsis:
After receiving an anonymous letter, a young woman returns to her small hometown of Pinon City
to find the bank embezzler who disappeared and left everyone believing she was hiding his money.

4.21 [116] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE DIFFICULT DETOUR
[verified on film]
25-Mar-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Teleplay by Sy Salkowitz and Samuel Newman / Story by Sy Salkowitz /
Directed by John Peyser / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Jeff York ................... Pete Mallory (defendant)
Suzanne Lloyd .......... Sheila Benton
Jason Evers .............. Stuart Benton (victim)
Mort Mills ................ Sgt. Ben Landro
Lee Farr .................... Chet Stark
Joe di Reda ............... Phil Edwards
Neil Hamilton ........... Ames
Joan Camden ............. Miriam Ames
Bert Freed ................. Edward Parker
John Gallaudet .......... Reviewing Judge
S. John Launer ........... Judge
Mike Masters ............. Driver
Synopsis:
A vengeful wife complicates the picture when Perry Mason defends a hoodwinked building contractor
against charges that he killed the blackmailing land developer responsible for his impending financial ruin.

4.22 [117] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE COWARDLY LION
[verified on film]
08-Apr-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Jonathan Latimer /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Frank Redman, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Carol Rossen ............ Hilde Fursten
Fred Beir .................. Tony Osgood (defendant)
Phyllis Coates ........... Frieda Crawson
Leslie Bradley .......... Dr. Walter Braun (victim)
Warren Kemmerling ...... Boris Zelbowski
O.Z. Whitehead ......... Harry Beacom
Betty Lou Gerson ...... Trudie Braun
Paul Birch ................. Sec. Officer Crawford
Paul Langton .............. Prosecutor Green
Eddie Quillan ............ Bookkeeper Keller
Mack Williams .......... Second Judge
Bill Quinn .................. First Judge
Norman Leavitt .......... Crime Lab Technician
Art Lewis ................... Immigration Clerk
Ralph Manza .............. Dr. Prince
Bert Ramsen ............... Lt. White
Synopsis:
In San Diego, Perry Mason agrees to help a young German woman facing threats from her
immigration sponsor, a man found mauled in the lion's cage of the zoo where she works.

4.23 [118] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE TORRID TAPESTRY
[verified on film]
22-Apr-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Arthur Marks /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Bob Mitchell /
Directed by John English / Director of Photography: Philip Lathrop, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Conrad Nagel ............ Nathan Claver
Paula Raymond .......... Brenda Larkin
Robert H. Harris ....... Claude Demay (defendant)
Lillian Buyeff ............ Sarah Demay
John Holland ............. Leonard Voss
Ray Kellogg .............. Jim Hazlett
Kenneth R. MacDonald ...... Judge
Percy Helton ............. Pawnbroker
Syd Saylor ................ Watchman
John Graham ............. Lawrence
Lloyd Nelson ............ Clerk
Louis Serrano ........... Officer
Synopsis:
Opening Setting: Galeria De Arte, Rio De Janeiro.
Claude Dumay is accused of murdering Leonard Voss, the man who framed him for the
supposed destruction of a million dollar art collection five years earlier.

4.24 [119] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE VIOLENT VEST
[verified on film]
29-Apr-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Robert C. Dennis /
Directed by Lewis Allen / Director of Photography: Philip Lathrop, A.S.C.
Guest Cast:
Myrna Fahey ............. Grace Halley Frye (defendant)
Hayden Rorke ........... Walter Caffrey
Sonya Wilde ............. Joy Lebaron
Erik Rhodes .............. Herman Albright (victim)
Joe Cronin ................ Buddy Frye
Dorothy Green .......... Ida Albright
Rosemary Eliot ......... Vicky
Frank Jenks ............... Barman
Richard Gaines ......... Judge
Barbara Pepper ......... Mrs. Diamond
Bill Erwin ................. Superintendent
Robert Harrow .......... Young Man
Sam Flint ................... Welkes
George E. Stone ........ Court Clerk
Synopsis:
An advertising man obsessed with a married model on one of his accounts demands a divorce from
his wife in exchange for paying her gambling debts, but he gets murder instead. [No Hamilton Burger]

4.25 [120] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE MISGUIDED MISSILE
[verified on film]
06-May-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Arthur Marks /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Sol Stein and Glenn P. Wolfe /
Directed by John Peyser / Director of Photography: Frank Phillips
Guest Cast:
Bruce Bennett ........... Dan Morgan
Jeanne Bal ................ Helen Rand
Simon Oakland ......... Captain Caldwell (victim)
Robert Rockwell ...... Major Jerry Reynolds (defendant)
Richard Arlen ........... Dr. Harrison
William Schallert ..... Dr. Bradbury
Med Flory ................ Captain McVey
George Neise ........... George Huxley
Stephen Roberts ....... Major Cooke
Richard Shannon ...... Colonel Sloan
Ronnie Knox ............ Sgt. Lewis
Larry Gray ............... Brig. Gen. Bishop
Clark Howat ............ Lt. Col. Fremont
Alan Dexter ............. Dr. Stanton
Paul Lees ................. Air Policeman
James Sikking .......... Civilian Engineer
Synopsis:
Air Force Major Jerry Reynolds, facing personal and professional pressures, is accused of
murdering another officer sent out to inspect the missile project under his command.

4.26 [121] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE DUPLICATE DAUGHTER
[verified on film]
20-May-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Art Seid /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Teleplay by Samuel Newman /
Directed by Arthur Marks / Director of Photography: Robert G. Hager
Guest Cast:
Don Dubbins ............ Hartley Elliott
Anne Helm ............... Glamis Barlow
Walter Kinsella ........ Carter Gilman (defendant)
Kaye Elhardt ............ Muriell Gilman
Joyce MacKenzie ..... Nancy Gilman
Willis Bouchey ......... Judge
Dick Whittinghill ...... Glenn McCoy
Harlan Warde ........... Connors
Nelson Olmstead ...... Cartman Jasper
Michael Fox ............. Autopsy Surgeon
Don Harvey .............. Sheriff
George Selk .............. Maurice Fellows
Charles Stroud .......... Court Clerk
Synopsis:
Perry Mason defends a man accused of murdering a blackmailing P.I. who had
evidence that his stepdaughter was born illegitimate.

4.27 [122] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE GRUMBLING GRANDFATHER
[verified on film]
27-May-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Arthur Marks /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Jackson Gillis /
Directed by Bernard L. Kowalski / Director of Photography: Robert G. Hager
Guest Cast::
Patricia Barry ............ Dorine Hopkins
Otto Kruger ................ J.J. Gideon
Karl Held .................. David Gideon (defendant)
Frances Rafferty ........ Sue Franks
Gavin MacLeod ......... Lawrence Comminger
Phil Arthur ................. Si Farrell
Fifi D'Orsay .............. Woman Witness
Dub Taylor ................ Stroller
 John Gallaudet .......... Superior Court Judge
Kenneth MacDonald ...... Trial Judge
Henry Hunter ............. Avery Bellison
John Close ................. Police Sergeant
Maura McGiveney ..... Waitress
Fred Coby .................. Tony Montgomery (victim)
Hal Dawson ............... Watchman
Lee Miller .................. Sgt. Brice
Synopsis:
Perry Mason defends young David Gideon when he's accused of murdering the
blackmailing ex-husband of the older woman he's enamoured with.

4.28 [123] Perry Mason: THE CASE OF THE GUILTY CLIENTS
[verified on film]
10-Jun-1961 CBS Sat
Executive Producer: Gail Patrick Jackson / Producer: Arthur Marks /
Story Consultant: Jackson Gillis /
Written by Jonathan Latimer /
Directed by Lewis Allen / Director of Photography: Robert G. Hager
Guest Cast::
Lisa Gaye .................. Lola Bronson
Charles Bateman ....... Jeff Bronson (defendant)
Guy Mitchell ............. Bill Ryder (victim)
Faith Domergue ......... Conception O'Higgins
Barbara Stuart ........... Violet Ryder
Alan Bunce ................ Courtney Patton
William Mims ........... Leander Walker
Ben Wright ................ Clarence Keller
Grandon Rhodes ....... Divorce Judge
Sydney Smith ............ Trial Judge
Tom Vize ................... Astronomer
Pitt Herbert ............... Pathologist
Charles Stroud .......... Court Clerk
Lee Miller ................. Sgt. Brice
William Coffin .......... Pilot
Synopsis:
Perry Mason defends the owner of a small aircraft company accused of killing a treacherous
test pilot, but the trial is disrupted when the client's ex-wife confesses to the deed.

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