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The Darlington Substitution (radio 1947)

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

The Darlington Substitution is the 13th episode of the American radio series The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes, first aired on American Broadcasting Company (ABC) on 4 january 1947, starring Tom Conway as Sherlock Holmes and Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson. 29 min. Sponsored by Kremel Hair Products (Kremel Hair Tonic & Kremel Shampoo).

This is not an adaptation of an Arthur Conan Doyle's story, but inspired by A Scandal in Bohemia (1891).


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  • Announcer : Joseph Bell
  • Writers : Denis Green, Anthony Boucher