The Poisoner

Written by Robert H. Andrews
Directed by Herschel Daugherty
Starring Murray Matheson, Sarah Marshall, and Brenda Forbes
Originally aired on January 10, 1961

After disposing of his wife's mother and sister and his own wealthy uncle, a man's murderous thoughts turn to his suspicious spouse.

This story is based on the life of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright, a nineteenth-century British aesthete and literary critic who, it is believed, poisoned at least four members of his family for the purpose of monetary gain.

 
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