Famous crooner and cutthroat record producer Alvin Winer is doing a radio interview when songwriter Danny Murphy breaks into the studio and angrily accuses the singer of stealing his song. Danny threatens Alvin, then storms out with several others in pursuit. Alvin is soon found in the music library, dead and clutching a recording of "Danny Boy," which would seem to implicate Murphy. But is it a dying clue or a red herring?
Did You Know?
appears at the 21 minute mark for about 30 seconds, doing a 'Jimmy Durante' impression and singing a song while Ellery looks on. The song is "I've Got to Tell you the Truth" - a Tin Pan Alley song. See more
You can sleep while I drive.
Inspector Richard Queen
The way you drive, we can both sleep.