In "Blood on the Trumpet," William Holden plays a New Orleans musician who gets in trouble with the law.
This story began when Victor met Luana at a nightclub in the French Quarter. She liked " his look" and his trumpet playing. They went out for coffee, and by early morning, the two of them were planning to run off together.
Not long after that, Victor's wife was found with her head beaten in by a trumpet.
Will Victor go to jail for the murder of his wife, or is there another suspect?
"Blood on the Trumpet" was written by Richard Pedicini and produced and directed by Elliott Lewis. William Holden starred as Victor. Also appearing were Cathy Lewis, Joseph Kearns, and Barton Yarborough. Trumpet music provided by Ziggy Elman. This episode aired on November 9, 1950.
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