It's a good thing that Della brings this to the attention of her boss Perry Mason--who ends up defending Dianne on a murder charge when Boring is killed. With time, the real mystery behind it unfurls, which is actually as unrelated as a missing heir. If the young lady kept eating as she did at lunch, she would gain 12 times 12 pounds. Gardner whipped this out under time pressure. It's a good thing that Della brings this to the attention of her boss Perry Mason--who ends up defending Dianne on a murder charge when Boring is killed. That 12 pound gain could have been enough to lose a modeling contract these days, and she would not have been large enough to qualify as a 'plus-size' model I hate that term, but there it is.
The same thing happened in episode 135. Erle Stanley Gardner 1889—1970 was a prolific American author best known for his works centered on the lawyer-detective Perry Mason. If she could do it, the high-paying modelling job is hers. There was a curvaceous blond on the beach where Della was spending her leisure time. Quiet Old Man 1 attends court in the back row behind Perry. In this case, Perry crosses a witness as to physical layout, and Hamilton objects that he already covered that material, and the objection was sustained.
You might feel like questioning whether Mason would go all out of his way if it weren't for the hot blonde. Harrison Boring hands Dianne the most unusual assignment of her career: For 200 dollars per week, she is to gain a great deal of weight! At this point I will shut up because everybody who reads this heard the speech before and countless times - in exactly the same wording I might add. There have been several motion pictures based on his work and the hugely popular Perry Mason television series starring Raymond Burr aired for nine years—271 episodes. This sounds so absurd, that Mason does not believe it. Perry Mason is a criminal lawyer, with Della Street, his secretary, forming the detective and the side-kick.
Art Direction … Lewis Creber Assistant Director … Gordon A. Perry Mason in The Case of The Blonde Bonanza is the 67th installment in the Perry Mason series by Erle Stanley Gardner first published I 1962. You're either talking business or making love. The amount of food she would consume boggled the mind. As Perry Mason novels go, this is not the best by a long shot.
For the second time in five episodes, Paul's cover is blown by his car. Innovative and restless in his nature, he was bored by the routine of legal practice, the only part of which he enjoyed was trial work and the development of trial strategy. Thus he retains Dianne as his client and starts his investigation of the contract and beyond. While on a vacation rest at a beach, Mason and Della Street watch the passing of a voluptuous young blond in a form-fitting bikini. Submitted by catyron, June 26th, 2018 Character Names: Mr.
Continuity: When Perry and Paul enter the elevator, the light inside the elevator changes between the distant shot and the close-up shot before the door closes. They encounter a hot blonde, who has been asked to put on weight to start a new trend. The 880 address is clearly visible. The following pier scene is at Santa Monica Pier. One led straight to murder. Perry is on the move. I Erle Stanley Gardner was an American lawyer and author of detective stories who also published under the pseudonyms , Kyle Corning, Charles M.
This sounds so absurd, that Mason does not believe it. That resulted in a lot of similar stories, but enabled him to write prodigiously without having to stop and dream up new ideas all the time. The Case of the Shapely Shadow 1. Of course, the writer of the contract, who attempted blackmail, is murdered and. Dianne has come to L. Before the plot comes together, murder, blackmail, bigamy and assorted other crimes will come into play. Dianne says that Harrison Boring hired her to model a new line of clothes made for women just a little overweight.
One led straight to murder. For other feedback please visit our. Sightings: We see the Distinguished Gentleman three times today. The name surmises what the plot would be about - indeed its about a blonde and a bonanza. Before the plot comes together, murder, blackmail, bigamy and assorted other crimes will come into play.
Of course, all comes out right in the end and Perry's client is exonerated. The Case of the Bigamous Spouse 7. . However, most people will remember her as Phoebe Taylor, the matriarch of All My Children for 35 years until her death at age 89 in January 2005, Submitted by PaulDrake 33, 26 August 2009. If you notice what you believe to be an error or have an addition to make, please indicate so in the applicable areas below. In building his stories, Gardner relied on 'plot wheels', which contained lists of characters, settings, complicating plot turns and the like, which he could mix and match. Both Mason and Street are awe struck, and arrange to meet her later to find out what she was doing to her body.
I already mentioned the other part I found quite amusing: the whole body-positive message was taken verbatim from this book the author is long dead, so nobody can sue for plagiarism. The Case of the Polka-Dot Pony 15. The Case of the Ruinous Road 19. Of course, the writer of the contract, who attempted blackmail, is murdered and. If you don't agree with our list leave a comment with your opinion! The Case of the Blonde Bonanza is the thirteenth episode of the eighth season of , and the two hundred twenty-fourth episode overall.