When a chimp Sister Steve has known and loved since childhood is accused of murdering a zoo keeper, she steals him from the zoo to prevent his execution. Sister Steve and Father Dowling then go about finding the real killer and clearing the chimps name. Written by
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The scene where Father Prestwick is shown losing at tic-tac-toe (noughts and crosses) to the chimpanzee echoes the one in The Christmas Mystery in which he loses at tic-tac-toe to a young child. See more
Father Dowling Theme
Written by Dick DeBenedictis
(as Dick De Benedictis) See more