Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
This 1950s series stars Ronald Howard as Sherlock Holmes and Howard Marion Crawford as Dr. Watson. This was the first American TV series of Sherlock Holmes adventures. The show was filmed in France.
Adventures of Sherlock Holmes Previous Broadcasts
Baker Street Nursemaids (Episode #106)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 28, 2013 -- 10:31 PM
Holmes receives a baby from Mrs. Durant after her husband is kidnapped. Later, the baby is also kidnapped. Holmes and Dr. Watson manage to infiltrate the home of the culprit, who wants Mr. Durant's U-boat plans, and they rescue the Durant family.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 29, 2013 -- 4:31 AM
The Case of Harry Crocker (Episode #103)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 21, 2013 -- 10:30 PM
Escape artist Harry Crocker begs Holmes to help clear his name of a murder he didn't do, although clues seem to point to him. The murderer is revealed to have been jealous of the victim's relationship with Harry. Filmed in 1954 and directed by Sheldon Reynolds.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 22, 2013 -- 4:30 AM
The Mother Hubbard Case (Episode #102)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 14, 2013 -- 10:31 PM
Sherlock Holmes tries to seek Margaret Martini's fiance in a story connected with seven other disappearances. Every man has been killed inside an empty house. Holmes uncovers the murderer's identity and motive. Filmed in 1954 and directed by Jack Gage.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 15, 2013 -- 4:31 AM
The Red-Headed League (Episode #101)
KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 1, 2013 -- 4:30 AM
Adapted from The Adventure of the Red-Headed League. Jabez Wilson, a London shop owner, comes to consult Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson. Wilson tells them that some weeks before his young assistant, Vincent Spaulding, urged him to respond to a newspaper want-ad offering work to only red-headed male applicants.