Doctor's Prescription, The

Doctor's Prescription, The

Broadcast: 1952
Starring: Orson Welles
Added: Aug 22 2014
The Black Museum; here in the grim stone structure on the Thames, which houses Scotland Yard, is a warehouse of homicide objects where everyday objects, a milk bottle, a woman’s handbag, a bit of fly paper, all are touched by murder. A Doctors prescription is a familiar object, you don’t think twice about it. You have a cold a sore throat the doctor comes and gives you a piece of paper with symbols scrawled on it. But the prescription found today in the black Museum was stronger than the one the victim was used to getting it contained more morphine…