Mystery!; Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The: The Cardboard Box
Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes The Cardboard Box
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- Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The: The Cardboard Box
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Premiered in 1980 -- offshoot of MASTERPIECE THEATRE. Showcase for the best of British drama in the mystery genre. Current producer, Rebecca Eaton. See individual episode titles for more information. Host: 1980: Gene Shalit; 1981-1989: Vincent Price; 1989-present: Diana Rigg Series release date: 1980
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Susan Cushing has a fight with her sister Sarah over a lodger and throws them both out. When her sister Mary doesn't show up for their weekly tea, Susan goes to Holmes. That evening, during the gift exchange at Susan's Christmas Eve party, she faints when she opens a cardboard box and finds two human ears. Holmes determines that they came from different people; he suspects murder.
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- Eaton, Rebecca (Series Producer)
- Chicago: “Mystery!; Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The: The Cardboard Box,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CDB437C0410E4EBEAA9C89795B858A79.
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- APA: Mystery!; Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, The: The Cardboard Box. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_CDB437C0410E4EBEAA9C89795B858A79