Famous inventor Lamont Franklin suddenly withdraws from the world and starts holing up in his shed, playing incessantly with his toy trains. So why would someone kill him? A clue at the beginning of the show: before the inventor answers the knock of his killer, he hides some secret formulas in a secret - compartment desk drawer.
Did You Know?
The program on Richard's radio when he has a bowl of soup at 9 p.m. is "The Lone Ranger" which aired at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time, not 9:00 p.m. See more
We see so much of you, you're getting to be like one of the family!
Inspector Richard Queen
Yes, I was saying to Ellery only yesterday how much you remind me of his Aunt Agatha.