Lucas Tolliver uses the services of a matrimonial service to find himself the perfect bride. Alice and Guy Munford use computers to find the perfect mate for their clients and they've introduced Tolliver to ranch owner Millicent Barton. From all appearances, Tolliver is something of a charlatan who inherited considerable wealth from a previous wife to the exclusion of his stepson Larry Dunlap who received nothing. When Tolliver asks Perry upon the recommendation of their common friend, Terrence Clay, to draw up a will for his wife-to-be that will make Tolliver the only beneficiary of her estate, Perry is surprised. Alice Munford is concerned, however, when she reviews Tolliver's file and can't imagine why her husband Guy ever approved him as a client in the first place. Alice and Guy visit Perry as Alice thinks Millicent might sue them, which now has Perry quite concerned. When Millicent Barton is poisoned the police and the District Attorney think they have an open and shut case as ... Written by
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The murder victim drinks poisoned lemonade, collapses immediately and dies aboard an ambulance. The poison was mercuric chloride, which, like all metallic poisons, is rather slow-acting. See more