Ellery Queen: The Adventure of Auld Lang Syne

Ellery Queen (characters)
Joan Collins, Jim Hutton, Barbara Rush, George Wyner (starring)
David Greene (director)
Peter S. Fischer (screenwriter)

Universal City: Universal Studios, 1975. Draft script for the first episode of season one of the 1975 television series. Copy belonging to an unknown cast or crew member, with their annotations on the title page in manuscript ink.

The short-lived series followed genteel detective Ellery Queen. In this entry, originally broadcast on September 11, 1975, on NBC, Queen searches for the culprit in the New Year's Eve murder of a wealthy industrialist.

Set in New York.

Orange untitled wrappers. Title page present, dated May 19, 1975, noted as production No. 43606, with credit for screenwriter Peter S. Fischer. 76 leaves, with last page of text numbered 65. Xerographic duplication, rectos only, with yellow and green revision pages throughout, dated variously between 7/11/75 and 7/15/75. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound internally with three silver brads.

[Book #160059]