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Movie Company, The

Movie Company, The

Broadcast: September 11, 1950
Added: Jun 17 2004
A movie crew from Hollywood were at Telegraph Hill filming a story about San Francisco straight after the gold rush. Candy Matson had dropped by and met her old friend Mallard of the San Francisco police who was there “riding herd” and would much rather be dealing with some homicide. He informed her that Buff Arnold was in the movie that happened to be an old flame of hers. While waiting for the action to start Mallard takes Candy for a look round the set. He points out a prop of three hanging dummies, which were to be used in a scene to recreate a lynching, but Candy noticed how realistic the middle dummy was, it was no dummy…