77 Sunset Strip/Ten Cents a Death

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Ten Cents a Death
Season 2, Episode 18
Airdate January 29, 1960
Teleplay by Peter R. Brooke
Story by Leonard Lee &
Don Tait
Directed by george waGGner
Produced by Howie Horwitz
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Ten Cents a Death is the eighteenth episode of the second season of 77 Sunset Strip, and the fifty-second episode overall.

Starring: Efrem Zimbalist, Jr. (Stuart Bailey), Roger Smith (Jeff Spencer)

and Edward Byrnes (Kookie)

with Louis Quinn (Roscoe), Jacqueline Beer (Suzanne Fabray)

Additional Cast: Bea Benaderet (Mary Field), Linda Lawson (Jeanne), Tony George (Nick Hercules), Jay Novello (Mr. Neidorf), Byron Keith (Lt. Gilmore), Robert Colbert (Ernie Pozen), Hal Baylor (Herky's Bouncer), Saundra Edwards (Loma), Hugh Lawrence (Police Desk Sgt.), Sandy Koufax (A Policeman)


Plot Overview

An old flame of Roscoe's who serves as a 'mother hen' to a crew of dance hall hostesses hires the firm to investigate the murders of two of the girls and the disappearance of a third. Stu suspects the hall's owner, a reformed crook, is hiding something from his past life that someone might just be willing to kill for.


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