Fun-loving theatrical producer Spencer Lockridge invites Ellery to his mansion for a weekend of working out how to adapt one of Ellery's works for the stage. But the producer disappears shortly thereafter and is presumed murdered. A series of clues are delivered by pranksters' means. The idea is to try to get the killer to implicate himself or herself. Written by
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The only one of the episodes (excepting the pilot) directly based on material written by Dannay and Lee. See more
Well, there it is. You've just found out something that I've known since late yesterday: that Spencer Lockridge is dead and that one of the people in the library killed him. But how, and why, and and when - and I guess, more to the point, who? Now the key to the solution involves a clock that wasn't there - or if it was, why didn't I see its reflection in the mirror? You got the answer? Let's find out.
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