#25 The Case of the Empty Tin

The Case of the Empty Tin
Perry Mason Season One Volume Two
Released November 21, 2006

Perry Mason DVD

The Case of the Empty Tin (Episode #25)
Original air date: March 8, 1958
Produced by CBS Television in Association with Paisano Productions

Cast List

Raymond Burr as Perry Mason
Barbara Hale as Della Street
William Hopper as Paul Drake
William Talman as Hamilton Burger
Ray Collins as Lt. Tragg

Toni Gerry ... Doris Hocksley
Warren Stevens ... Alan Neil
Olive Deering ... Rebecca Gentrie
Benson Fong ... Gow Loong
Mary Shipp ... Miriam Hocksley
Anthony Jochim ... Elston Carr
Frank Wilcox ... Judge
Otto Waldis ... John Lowell
Bert Holland ... Dr. Morton

Key Production Staff

Directed by Andrew V. McLaglen
Teleplay by Seeleg Lester
Ben Brady, Producer
Gail Patrick Jackson, Executive Producer
Sam White, Associate Producer
Story Editor, Gene Wang


Lee Miller, who portrayed Sgt. Brice (albeit uncredited), appeared in 57 episodes. In addition to Sgt. Brice, Lee Miller played a court spectator and a bank employee. Lee Miller was Raymond Burr's stand-in on both Perry Mason and Ironside.

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