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This early mystery is based upon the Ellery Queen novel entitled The Chinese Orange Mystery and features Eddie Quillian as the famed sleuth. The theft of a $5 0,000 stamp and the subsequent murders of two people found in locked rooms bring Ellery Queen in on the case. Queen must use all of his detective skills in order to find the killer and prove the young stamp owner, whom he is interested in, is innocent.
Age group: NR.
Downloadable video file.
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 277467KB).
Title from title screen (viewed on May 30, 2007).
Eddie Quillan, Charlotte Henry, Rita La Roy, Wade Boteler, Franklin Pangborn.
Cinematographer, Jack A. Marta ; editor, Grace Goddard.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1937.
Also available as VHS.
Credits from IMDb.
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