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
Pennsylvania Gun (Episode #110)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 26, 2013 -- 10:32 PM
Watson and Holmes go to Sussex to investigate the gruesome death of Squire John Douglas; the weapon was a Pennsylvania sawed-off shotgun. Mr. Morell and Mrs. Douglas are suspected, but Holmes finds out John Douglas was not murdered.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 27, 2013 -- 4:33 AM
Perfect Husband (Episode #109)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 19, 2013 -- 10:33 PM
Russell Partridge, a rich and respectable art collector, threatens to kill his wife at nine o'clock on their first wedding anniversary. She doesn't know if she believes him, and Lestrade doesn't either. Holmes takes the threat seriously and is able to thwart an attempt on her life. He also makes a gruesome discovery in a secret hiding place.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 20, 2013 -- 4:33 AM
Belligerent Ghost (Episode #108)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 12, 2013 -- 10:32 PM
Dr. Watson claims to have been attacked by the ghost of Albert Higgins. Holmes finds a link to the theft of the Blue Madonna in the Pembroke museum, which has been exchanged for a forgery.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 -- 4:30 AM
Singing Violin (Episode #107)
KQED Plus: Fri, Jul 5, 2013 -- 10:32 PM
Guy Durham, a rich tea and spice merchant, frightens his step-daughter Betty with ghostly violin music so that she can be declared insane and he can acquire her fortune. Holmes intervenes to prevent her murder and Lestrade arrests the perpetrator, who also murdered the girl's fiance, James Winant.
- KQED Plus: Sat, Jul 6, 2013 -- 4:33 AM