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Complete credited cast:
... Peter Craven
Hope Davey ... Frances
Arthur Stratton ... Briggs
Sybil Grove ... Mrs.Briggs
... Edward
Peter Gawthorne ... Detective
Cecil Ramage ... Vyner
Bruce Belfrage ... Philip
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When Frances discovers her stepfather dead in the library, she pays Peter Craven to help her hide the body. When the body is discovered, Frances is suspected of murder but Craven decides to find the real killer. Written by Steve Crook <steve@brainstorm.co.uk>

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Pagamento alla consegna  »

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