Perry Mason

Season 8 Episode 23

The Case of the Murderous Mermaid

Aired Saturday 7:30 PM Mar 18, 1965 on CBS
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The Case of the Murderous Mermaid

Former swimming champion Victoria Dawn is now overweight, out of shape, and the owner of a chain of failing health spas. Desperate to regain some of her former glory she hires young actress Regina "Reggie" Lambert to impersonate her in a swim across the Catalina Channel to Los Angeles. Reggie runs into trouble along the way in her swim but is rescued by boat captain Charlie Shaw. Later that night, Victoria is discovered murdered, having been planning to abscond with her company's finances, and Reggie gets charged with the murder.


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Patrice Wymore

Patrice Wymore

Victoria Dawn

Guest Star

Bill Williams

Bill Williams

Charlie Shaw

Guest Star

Jean Hale

Jean Hale

Regina Lambert

Guest Star

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