With Miss King out of action nursing a broken ankle Steed goes it alone when Scotland Yard colleague Sir Arthur Doyle brings him in on a murder enquiry, with an abundance of clues, each one pointing to an illustrious suspect. In fact bogus cops Earle and Gardiner are operating a racket whereby they deliberately incriminate worthies as murder suspects and then blackmail them. Their latest target is Steed and his supposed victim is Miss King. Written by
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Did You Know?
Tracy Reed and Edward de Souza were previously teamed in the Edgar Wallace thriller The Main Chance (1964) See more
At the climax of their fight, Tara hits Gardiner over the head with her paintbox, causing actor Kenneth Cope
's (or possibly his stunt double's) toupee to visibly slip. On regaining consciousness, his character's "hair" is flawless again. See more
Hang on to the coffee.
I'll keep it 'till tea time.
Spoofs Perry Mason