"Trials & Tribulations"
Ben Masters [ Ray Dandridge ], Carrie Hamilton [ Geraldine Stone ], Kim Hunter [ Beatrice Vitello ], George Maharis [ Charlie Cosmo ], Molly Cheek [ Anne Stephenson ], Michael Beck [ Justin Fields ], George Hearn [ Elliott Von Steuben ], Stephen Furst [ Sgt. Paulsen ], Molly McClure [ Lady ], Darlene Kardon [ Mrs. Torgeson ], Ron Tron [ Driver ], Richard Hoyt-Miller [ Waiter #1 ], Jerry Tulles [ Waiter #2 ], Gerry Okuneff [ Eddie Stone ], Joe Nesnow [ Cab Driver ], Thom Keane [ Waiter #3 ], Richard Camphuis [ Guard ], Lance E. Nichols [ Policeman ], Mary Angela Shea [ Secretary ], Vincent J. McEveety [ Guard #1 ]
Jessica is blamed for the death of an escapee who was wrongly convicted.
b: 16 Sep 90 pc: 66304 w: Peter S. Fischer d: Vincent McEveety
Lise Cutter [ Melissa Maddox ], David Oliver [ Jeff Ogden ], Joe Dorsey [ Ben Devlin ], Geoffrey Lewis [ Hank Crenshaw ], Mary Ann Pascal [ Trudy Ludwig ], David McCallum [ Drew Garrison ], Janet Margolin [ Rita Garrison ], Cliff Potts [ Ralph Maddox ], Bette Rae [ Earnest Grandmother ], Robina Suwol [ Female Patron ], David Chrisman [ Young Intellectual ]
A young reporter is persuaded to help a typist alter the evidence and move her husband's body.
b: 23 Sep 90 pc: 66320 w: Robert E. Swanson d: Anthony Shaw
"See You in Court, Baby"
Tom Isbell [ Ed Kriegler ], Vera Miles [ Charmaine Calloway ], Charles Haid [ Joe Briscoe ], Heidi Bohay [ Amy Sue Kriegler ], Robert Reed [ Truman Calloway ], Judith Chapman [ Karen Davies ], Peter Kowanko [ Jason ], Nana Visitor [ Marcia McPhee ], Victoria Boa [ Joyce ], Christopher Halsted [ Waiter ], Alexander Folk [ Desk Sergeant ], Ed McCready [ Guard ]
Jessica introduces this story of a lawyer with many enemies who is the victim and Dennis who must investigate.
b: 30 Sep 90 pc: 66321 w: Peter S. Fischer d: Vincent McEveety
Van Johnson [ Daniel Hannigan ], Efrem Zimbalist Jr. [ Richard Thompson Grant ], Anthony Geary [ Eric Grant ], Cynthia Harris [ Phyllis Thurlow ], Raphael Sbarge [ Stephen Thurlow ], Bradford Dillman [ Commissioner Folkes ], Guy Stockwell [ Bert Kravitz ], Mala Powers [ Dorothy Folkes ], Emory Bass [ Jonathan Barish ], LaReine Chabut [ Madeline ], Johnny Crear [ Victor Impelleteri ], Kate Randolph Burns [ Madge ], Isaac Turner [ Eddie Folkes ], Stephen Young [ Mr. Domant ]
A journalist died before finishing his book trying to show a man was unjustly convicted of murder 16 years ago. Jessica is asked to use his notes to finish his book.
b: 28 Oct 90 pc: 66308 w: Peter S. Fischer d: Vincent McEveety
"The Family Jewels"
Brenda Vaccaro [ Sheila Kowalski Finley ], John Considine [ Porter Finley III ], Mike Farrell [ Drew Borden ], Jonna Lee [ Margaret Gable ], Howard McGillin [ Charles Lockner ], Charles Rocket [ Lt.Stuyvesant ], Stanley Kamel [ Sid (campaign manager) ], Joey Aresco [ Rocko Pascolino ], Richard Davalos [ D.L. Beaumont ], Doug Mears [ Arthur Morris ], Deborah Benson [ Barbara Loring ], Pamela Roylance [ Olivia ], Diana Lewis [ TV Newscaster ], Michael Halpin [ Technician ], Forrest Witt [ Reporter #1 ], Marcy Goldman [ Reporter #2 ]
A wealthy woman's passion for jewellery, not always hers, and her involvement with the chauffeur might be connected
b: 4 Nov 90 pc: 66318 w: Tom Sawyer d: Jerry Jameson
"A Body to Die For"
Hugh O'Brien [ Fred Kepper ], Jason Beghe [ Wayne Bennett ], Sally Struthers [ Nancy La Rue ], Ruta Lee [ Renee ], Alix Elias [ Mrs. Hardin ], Joe Dorsey [ Ben Dudley ], James Olson [ Clarence La Rue ], Ernie Lively [ Joe Hardin ], Patricia MacPherson [ Betty ], Michele Bernath [ Woman ], Paul Lueken [ Paramedic ], Katherine Durish [ Receptionist ]
Eve is appalled to find the body of a friend of the local gym owner in her bedroom, but at a loss to explain it.
b: 11 Nov 90 pc: 66302 w: Donald Ross d: Anthony Shaw
"The Return of Preston Giles"
Arthur Hill [ Preston Giles ], Michael McKean [ Ross McKay ], Brynn Thayer [ Linette McKay ], Gordon Thomson [ Kendall Stafford ], Lois Chiles [ Millie Stafford ], George Coe [ Martin Bergman ], Todd Susman [ Sgt. Slocum ], Arlene Golonka [ Gloria ], Regina Leeds [ Dorothy ], Michael Eugene Fairman [ Cabby ], Kriss Turner [ Secretary ], Steven Connor [ Asst. Manager ]
This time it is the company controller that seems to have been the victim of the previously convicted publisher.
b: 18 Nov 90 pc: 66307 w: Tom Sawyer d: Walter Grauman
"The Great Twain Robbery"
David Birney [ Lawrence Ehrlich ], Roy Dotrice [ Prof. Chandler Fitzpatrick ], Diane Baker [ Anna Louise Barlow ], Holly Gagnier [ Lindsay Barlow ], Nehemiah Persoff [ Constantine Stavros ], Lewis Dauber [ Duke ], Freddie Dawson [ Reporter #1 ], Jan Hoag [ Nadine, the book lover ], Russ Marin [ Authenticator ], Delana Michaels [ Reporter #2 ], Daniel Namath [ Maitre d' ], Stephen Prutting [ Sgt. Oliver ], Susan Ware [ Newscaster ]
The book is closed on a book expert after he finds proof that a torched Mark Twain manuscript was a fake.
b: 25 Nov 90 pc: 66314 w: Steve Brown d: Jerry Jameson
"Ballad for a Blue Lady"
Jimmy Dean [ Bobby ], Florence Henderson [ Pam Sue Diamond ], Daphne Ashbrook [ Alice Diamond ], Mickey Gilley [ Conrad Booker ], Sheb Wooley [ Billy Ray Parker ], Gary Grubbs [ Mark Berringer ], Jeri Gaile [ Brittany Brown ], Blake Gibbons [ Garth ], Brandon Maggart [ Lt. Jackson ], Tom Hallick [ Preston Wardell ], John Christy Ewing [ Dr. Benson ], Marji Martin [ Mirabelle ], Bob Swain [ Forensic Man ], Cary Pitts [ First Guard ]
Jimmy Dean plays a country-music star who's the victim in this story.
b: 2 Dec 90 pc: 66322 w: William Bigelow d: Jerry Jameson
"Murder in F Sharp"
Ricardo Montalbon [ Vaclav Maryska ], Patricia Neal [ Milena Maryska ], Stephen Caffrey [ Alex Seletz ], Melinda Culea [ Nicole ], Joe Dorsey [ Ben Dudley ], Dean R. Miller [ Charlie ], Anna Gee Byrd [ Widow ], Aaron Heyman [ Mr. Morris ], John Kerry [ Security Guard ]
Jessica plays a tape sent to her by Dennis. Bad luck follows a famous concert pianist as he burns his hands and then loses his wife.
b: 16 Dec 90 pc: 66312 w: Bill Bigelow d: Kevin G. Cremin
Newell Alexander [ FBI Agent Zweiback ], Vincent Irizarry [ Michael Abruzzi ], David Ciminello [ Sal Abruzzi ], Monte Markham [ Andrew Gant ], Rose Gregorio [ Rosa Abruzzi ], Cynthia Bain [ Denise Abruzzi ], Diane Franklin [ Phyllis Gant ], Joseph Cortese [ Carmine Abruzzi ], Tige Andrews [ Lt. Marino ], Amy Yasbeck [ Connie ], Robert Costanzo [ Maitre d' ], William Utay [ Agent Misch ], Linda Larkin [ Waitress ], Michael Blue [ Policeman #1 ], Jay Hill [ Policeman #2 ], Howard George [ Desk Sergeant ], Randall James Jeffries [ Bellhop ],
In Boston, Jessica and Seth are captured by the angry son of one of Seth's patients who didn't survive.
b: 6 Jan 91 pc: 66306 w: Robert Van Scoyck d: Walter Grauman
"Suspicion of Murder"
Susan Blakely [ Christina ], Dennis Cole [ Ryan Donovan ], Sam Bottoms [ Joey Hellinger ], Robert Strand [ Danny Hellinger ], James Sloyen [ Robert Butler ], Adam Silber [ Clerk ], Paul Keith [ Cashier ], Ed Beechner [ Policeman ], Lenny Citrano [ Doorman ], Robert Donovan [ First Man ], Judy Kerr [ Housekeeper ], Dennis O'Sullivan [ Policeman #1 ], John Arndt [ Policeman #2 ]
Dennis is suspected in the murder of the husband of an old flame with whom he has been spending some time.
b: 20 Jan 91 pc: 66313 w: Peter S. Fischer d: Vincent McEveety
Robert Ginty [ Lt. Powell ], Susan Clark [ Meredith Hellman ], Suzanne Snyder [ Morgan Phillips ], Jack Colvin [ Ambassador Chandler Hellman ], Britt Leach [ Arnold ], David Lansbury [ Bradley Hellman ], Phyllis Franklin [ Mabel ], Lois de Banzie [ Phyllis Costner ], Barbara C. Adside [ Janet Costner ], Daniel Ben Wilson [ Mickey ], Jason Bo Sharon [ Billy ], Harry Guardino [ Haskell ], Stephen Macht [ Lawyer Farrell ], Phillip Baker Hall [ Len Costner ]
An influential father cuts no ice with Sheriff Metzger.
b: 3 Feb 91 pc: 66324 w: Robert E. Swanson d: Anthony Shaw
"Who Killed J.B. Fletcher?"
Jane Withers [ Marge Allen ], Betty Garrett [ Kit Parkins ], Jamie Rose [ Lisa McCauley ], Max Baer [ Boone Willoughby ], Tom Schanley [ Rick ], Margaret O'Brien [ Jane ], Lyman Ward [ Mitchell Lawrence ], Marie Windsor [ Caroline ], Terry Moore [ Florence ], Janet Blair [ Birdie ], Earl Holliman [ Sheriff Tanner ], David Cowgill [ Deputy ], Jon Menick [ Kennel Clerk ], Mario Machado [ Anchor ], Rod Britt [ Clerk ], Michael Leopard [ Cabbie ], Curt Booker [ Security Guard ], Marvyn Byrkett [ Technician ], Marc Marosi [ Waiter ]
A snoopy fan in Texas impersonates Jessica when she starts investigating a potential dog show scandal and Jessica is reported dead.
b: 10 Feb 91 pc: 66309 w: Lynn Kelsey d: Walter Grauman
"The Taxman Cometh"
Phyllis Newman [ Edna Hayes ], Macon McCalman [ Nolan ], Max Wright [ Gerald Velverton ], Gregg Henry [ Richard Wellstood ], Roy Thinnes [ J.K. Davern ], Kent McCord [ George Arus ], Robin Dearden [ Gail Manning ], Fred Willard [ Lt. Phillips ], Joan Crosby [ Maid ], Dominic Oliver [ Pizza Man ], Greg Allan Martin [ Officer #1 ], Annie O'Donnell [ Mrs. Leeman ], Larry Eisenberg [ Clerk ], John Christopher [ Officer #2 ]
A pie factory owner, under pressure to pay money the IRS claims she owes, is suspected of murdering the key witness against her--her ex-husband.
b: 17 Feb 91 pc: 66311 w: Donald Ross d: Anthony Shaw
"From the Horse's Mouth"
Kevin McCarthy [ Randolph Sterling ], Gregory Walcott [ Lamarr Morgan ], Patricia Charbonneau [ Diana ], Debra Sandlund [ Christie Morgan ], John Allan Nelson [ Tod Sterling ], Maxwell Caulfield [ Padley ], Melvin M. Belli [ Judge Prescott ], Nanette Fabray [ Emmaline ], Robert Donner [ Sheriff ], Trisha O'Neil [ Althea Mayberry ], Helena Carroll [ Martha Jane Stokes ], Michael Ayr [ Attorney Mark Mason ], Patricia Huston [ Edie ], Kathy Hartsell [ Young Woman ], Richard Balin [ Coroner ], James Bartz [ Justin King ]
On a visit to Kentucky horse country, Jessica and Harry McGraw find themselves on the track of a murder.
b: 24 Feb 91 pc: 66301 w: Gerry Day d: Jerry Jameson
"The Prodigal Father"
Donnelly Rhodes [ Ned Jinks ], Claudia Christian [ Bonnie Hastings ], Larry Wilcox [ Dave Hastings ], Robert Lansing [ Herb Walsh ], Don Galloway [ Elton Summers ], Andrew Prine [ Gil Blocker ], Abe Vigoda [ George ], Kathleen Nelson [ Maxine ], Mindy Ann Martin [ Sally Hastings ], Sarah Simmons [ Woman ], Gary Hollis [ Man ], Mark Roberts [ Dr. Lyle Rush ], Robin Gordon [ Linda ]
A 20-year-old bank robbery leads to murder when the main suspect returns from the dead, and Jessica is called upon to investigate the murder.
b: 10 Mar 91 pc: 66303 w: Maryann Kasica, Michael Scheff d: Anthony Shaw
"Where Have You Gone, Billy Boy?"
Grant Shaud [ Woody Perkins ], Georgia Brown [ Katie Kelly ], Marty Ingels [ Joe Gelardi ], Teri Copley [ Brenda McCoy ], Lyle Waggoner [ DiMarco ], Mike Jolly [ Elmo ], Leslie Easterbrook [ Sally Templeton ], Jim Metzler [ Thomas Benzinger ], David Stenstrom [ Budding Comic ], James Sloyen [ Robert Butler ], Jeffrey Jena [ Comic #2 ], Jana Grant [ Insurance #1 ], Susan Welby [ Insurance #2 ], Matt McCarter [ Insurance #3 ]
A ventriloquist, accused of murder, proves he is no dummy.
b: 17 Mar 91 pc: 66310 w: Peter S. Fischer d: John Llewellyn Moxey
Vera Miles [ Nancy Landon ], Richard Gilliland [ Steve.Landon ], John Beck [ Ben Olston ], Lindsay Frost [ Dawn Bickford ], Jennifer Warren [ Cynthia Olston ], Alan Fudge [ Axelrod ], Martin Milner [ Clint Phelps ], John Anderson [ Andrew Dixon ], Paul Gleason [ Lt. Claymore ], Jim Boeke [ Crocker ], Fredric Cook [ Aaronson ], Scott Bullock [ Taxi Driver ], Steven Novak [ Roy Temple ], Elven Havard [ Duty Patrolman ]
Jessica helps a woman and her son, both accused of crimes, despite her doubts about the woman's claim that Jessica's late husband was her son's father.
b: 7 Apr 91 pc: 66305 w: Robert E. Swanson d: Anthony Shaw
"Murder, Plain & Simple"
Hunt Block [ Reuben Stoltz ], Michael Sarrazin [ Jacob Fowler ], Jennifer Runyon [ Rebecca Fowler ], Arlen Dean Snyder [ Franz ], Todd Eric Andrews [ Ethan ], Jay Robinson [ Bishop Burkhart ], John Ireland [ Sheriff Haines ], Ed McCready [ Driver ], Martha Byrne [ Sarah ]
When Jessica visits the Amish to buy a quilt, she finds they are not immune to murder.
b: 28 Apr 91 pc: 66319 w: Chris Manheim d: Vincent McEveety
Dee Wallace Stone [ Ellen Woer ], Nina Foch [ Katie ], Mary Crosby [ Laura ], Marshall Colt [ Ross Clemens ], Gary Lockwood [ Sheriff Hays ], Sam Freed [ Herb ], Don Swayze [ Edge ], Jack Kruschen [ Dr. Logan ], Laurie Prange [ Doris ], Javi Mulero [ Dep. Ray Gomez ], Karen Hensel [ Dep. Mary Jo Bush ], Peter Gregory [ Young Man ]
The owner of a diner is accused of using too much 'spice' in the food, when someone finds arsenic.
b: 5 May 91 pc: 66316 w: Robert Van Scoyck d: Vincent McEveety
"The Skinny According to Nick Cullhane"
Pat Harrington Jr. [ Nick Cullhane ], Jameson Parker [ Forbes ], Alex Hyde-White [ Oggie ], Tony LoBianco [ Phil ], Leslie Easterbrook [ Vikki ], Michael McGrady [ Richard ], Tricia Long [ Florence ], Postmaster General Anthony Frank [ The Mailman ]
The brewery family is angry when they find out the writer acting as spokesperson for them has written an expose.
b: 12 May 91 pc: 66323 w: Tom Sawyer d: Walter Grauman