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Episode: 0424
Title: First Prize -- Death
Air Dates: First Run - February 2, 1976
Repeat - June 20, 1976
Plot: John Desmond, a co-director of the Sociological Advisory Institute, is a leading sociologist, well admired by his colleagues. Yet, year after year, he is passed over while the Parkhurst Medal is awarded to other sociologists: first to his co-workers and then even to a former student. One day Desmond is approached by a Mr. Strickland who promises him the next Parkhurst Medal if he falsifies his research and murders his superior. The price of fame? Death.
Actors: Norman Rose
Roger DeKoven
Sam Gray
Evie Juster
Writer: Sam Dann