The Perry Mason TV Show Book
Episode Guide - The Ninth Season

October 17, 1965 [247] "The Case of the Carefree Coronary"

Director--Jesse Hibbs
Teleplay--Orville Hampton
Music--Leigh Harline

This is the episode where Perry asks Paul about his bedside manner, then sends him off to investigate the increase in heart attacks for the Safeline Insurance Company.

Perry appears to have gone too far when he tries to prove convalescent fraud and pushes an ex-fighter to his limit. The guy dies of a heart attack.

Perry suspects he was poisoned but the insurance company suspects Perry . . . of murder.

Jerry Ormond--Benny Baker
Dennison Groody--Whit Bissell
Jack B. David--Hal Baylor (victim)

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