Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Season 5 Episode 14

Graduating Class

Aired Sunday 9:30 PM Dec 27, 1959 on CBS

Episode Recap

Laura Siddons has just became a literature teacher at a girl's school. One evening she notices one of her students named Gloria at a racy nightclub. Later on a date with a man named, Ben Proudy, she sees her leave with a man. Laura asks Gloria about this and she reveals that she is married to the man but does not want her mother to find out. Laura agrees to keep Gloria's secret. Later, however, she discovers that Gloria's mother has lapsed into a coma. Ben Proudy told Gloria's mother the secret and demanded money from her to keep it secret. Later, Gloria wrongly accuses Laura of being part of the Proudy's plot. He career is ruined.