Murder, She Wrote Season 4

Season 4

Murder, She Wrote Season 4

First Air Date: September 20, 1987

First Aired on    :   1987
Episodes    :   22 episodes



Episodes

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4x22 The Body Politic (May 08, 1988)


The suicide of a campaign manager who is suspected of having an affair with a married woman excites the press.


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4x21 Deadpan (May 01, 1988)


Two critics take opposite views of a play based on one of Jessica's novels, 'Mainly Murder'. One is suspected of the murder of the other.


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4x20 Showdown in Saskatchewan (April 10, 1988)


Arson is intended to remove the Rodeo doctor and his patient permanently.


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4x19 Just Another Fish Story (March 27, 1988)


Somebody put the maitre d' on ice. Jessica wonders if she has made a bad investment.


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4x18 Benedict Arnold Slipped Here (March 13, 1988)


Someone wants the old historic house enough to kill for it and its supposed hidden treasure AND Jessica is executor of the late owner's will.


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4x17 A Very Good Year for Murder (February 28, 1988)


The Gambini family gathers to celebrate the 75th birthday of the patriarch and a murder.


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4x16 Murder Through the Looking Glass (February 21, 1988)


Jessica gets herself into a mess of trouble after overhearing the dying words of a professional hitman. When she investigates the murder of Adam Cosgrove, she soon discovers that no one seems to want to admit he's missing, let alone dead. With the help of a prickly police sergeant and a priest who isn't quite what he seems, Jessica discovers that the man who was killed was in charge of leading a top-secret government mission to protect a foreign diplomat, and that someone in the safehouse has gone to the other side.


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4x15 Mourning Among the Wisterias (February 14, 1988)


Jessica visits her old friend Eugene McClendon, who soon stands accused of the murder of an old friend, Jonathan Keeler. While helping clear Eugene's name, Jessica learns that her friend believes he is dying, and is surprised when he asks her to marry him so that she can look after his affairs once he's gone. Jessica agrees, but only so that they can expose Jonathan's true killer.


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4x14 Curse of the Daanav (February 07, 1988)


Seth's family is touched by an ancient curse attached to the history of a ruby.


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4x13 Harbinger of Death (January 24, 1988)


Jessica is thrilled to be visiting her niece Carrie and her husband Leonard, an astronomer dreaming of seeing a long-lost comet, but when Carrie's ex-boyfriend Drake Eaton is murdered in the home she's been staying in, Jessica has to prove not only her niece but also her husband innocent of murder.


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4x12 Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder? (January 03, 1988)


Somebody laced Mrs. Fletcher's chowder and Amos' brutish brother-in-law was in for the long sleep.


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4x11 Doom with a View (December 13, 1987)


Grady gets into a spot again when he is found with the body of woman known from college days and now had been dating a frat brother who was married.


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4x10 Indian Giver (November 29, 1987)


A resident of Cabot Cove threatens the Native American who claims to own the land, and later is found dead.


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4x09 Trouble in Eden (November 22, 1987)


Hostility and other surprises await Jessica in a town where she's posing as her friend to investigate the rumoured murder of the friend's sister.


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4x08 Steal Me a Story (November 15, 1987)


The special effects used by a TV producer are a real bomb.


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4x07 If It's Thursday, It Must Be Beverly (November 08, 1987)


When Deputy Martin becomes a widower by murder, the investigation turns up some surprising activity.


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4x06 It Runs In The Family (November 01, 1987)


Cousin Emma in London has a new problem when someone serves her lover poisoned herring.


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4x05 The Way To Dusty Death (October 25, 1987)


After the 'accidental' death of a tycoon, his associates battle for position to succeed him.


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4x04 Old Habits Die Hard (October 11, 1987)


A terminally ill nun seems to have committed suicide which would be an unacceptable sin.


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4x03 Witness for the Defense (October 04, 1987)


Jessica goes to Quebec to testify at the trial of a friend who is accused of killing his wife and burning his house.


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4x02 When Thieves Fall Out (September 27, 1987)


A walk down memory lane is anything but pleasant for Jessica when she re-examines a 20 year-old case involving her close friends and former students.


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4x01 A Fashionable Way to Die (September 20, 1987)


Ooh la la! Jessica travels to gay Paris to spend some time with an old friend... and finds herself entangled in a case involving fashion, finance and murder.




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