Carried over from the popular radio program, Mr. & Mrs. North was a mystery/suspense show played with light humor. It featured Jerry North as a book publisher, happily married to his charming housewife, Pamela. Each half-hour episode concerned itself with a mysterious crime, frequently involving a murder that the Norths stumbled upon and solved before show’s end.
Volume two episodes include
Hot Mink: The Norths get involved in a con game after a mink coat is delivered on Pam’s birthday.
Quick and Deadly
Salt in His Blood: The Norths’ friend, a teen discharged from the Navy due to being underage, gets into a barroom fight and is accused of murder.
Two Faced: Elsie Dargon, a manicurist in her husband’s barbershop, recognizes a wanted bank robber and confronts him with blackmail to keep his identity a secret. However, Elsie’s jealous husband believes Elsie is pursuing another lover. When she is found dead, Jerry and Pam quickly identify her murderer.
Richard Denning, Barbara Britton
1952, B&W, 104 minutes