A Vietnam war hero who married into the family of an aircraft manufacturer is killed by a grenade tossed into an elevator just before the doors close. The elevator operator, Roy Elkins, survives, but while in a near-coma, he keeps murmuring what appears to be a woman's name, "Joyce." Because Joe Mannix is Elkins' friend, he decides to try to find out why someone nearly killed him -- beginning with an attempt to learn what Elkins means by the mysterious "Joyce." Written by
Did You Know?
The "TS-1" aircraft that appears in this episode was actually a Grumman American AA-1A, registered N6362L. It was destroyed in a crash near Oakland, CA on August 9, 1976 due to pilot error; both occupants were seriously injured but survived. See more