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The Case of the Stuttering Bishop (8-Jun-1937)

Director: William Clemens

Writers: Kenneth Gamet; Don Ryan

From novel: The Case of the Stuttering Bishop by Erle Stanley Gardner

Keywords: Mystery, Perry Mason, Inheritance

Renowned courtroom attorney Perry Mason is visited by an Australian bishop seeking his help to clear a woman of a 22-year-old manslaughter, and further, an heir claimant to an oil fortune is an imposter. Convoluted murder mystery; here, Perry Mason is quite faithful to Gardner's book character.

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Donald Woods   ...   Perry Mason
Ann Dvorak   ...   Della Street
Anne Nagel   ...   Janice Alma Brownley
Linda Perry   ...   Janice Seaton
Craig Reynolds   ...   Gordon Bixler
Gordon Oliver   ...   Philip Brownley
Joseph Crehan   ...   Paul Drake
Helen McKellar   ...   Stella Kenwood
Edward McWade   ...   Bishop Mallory
Tom Kennedy   ...   Jim Magooney
Mira McKinney   ...   Ida Gilbert
Frank Faylen   ...   Charlie Downs
Douglas Wood   ...   Renald C. Brownley
Veda Ann Borg   ...   Gladys
George Lloyd   ...   Peter Sacks
Selmer Jackson   ...   Victor Stockton
Charles Wilson   ...   Hamilton Burger


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