TV Episode | TV-PG | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Perry's client is menaced by a car driven by a hooded man, whom she shoots at with a gun that was planted in her room. When the guy winds up dead from a bullet, Perry confuses matters by firing an identical gun later at the scene.
The first of two appearances by Sgt. Holcomb, a thuggish homicide investigator who was Perry Mason's regular adversary before Erle Stanley Gardner created the character of Lt. Tragg.
Paul Drake Detective Agency.
Evelyn Bagby: I wanted Mr. Mason. Perry Mason. Isn't this his night number?
The exterior scenes outside Evelyn Bagby's apartment took place at night, but were obviously shot in the daytime. This is the first of many clumsy examples of day-for-night shooting that would occur during the series.
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