Tales of Mystery (1961-1963)

UK, 29 March 1961-14 March 1963
3 series, 29 episodes, average 25m
black and white, 4:3
mono, English

A British horror television series.

Plot Summary

An anthology of ghost stories adapted from the work of Algernon Blackwood.

Episodes

Series One
The Terror of the Twins (29 March 1961)
The Promise (5 April 1961)
The Man Who Was Milligan (12 April 1961)
The Tradition (19 April 1961)
The Empty Sleeve (26 April 1961)
Accessory before the Fact (3 May 1961)
The Woman’s Ghost Story (1961)
Decoy (17 May 1961)

Series Two
Confession (4 July 1962)
Chinese Magic (11 July 1962)
Max Hensig (18 July 1962)
The Man Who Found Out (25 July 1962)
Nephele (1 August 1962)
Ancient Sorceries (8 August 1962)
Deferred Appointment (15 August 1962)
The Pikestaffe Case (22 August 1962)
The Telephone (29 August 1962)
The Call (5 September 1962)
Wolves of God (12 Septemebr 1962)

Series Three
Old Clothes (10 January 1963)
The Doll (17 January 1963)
Egyptian Sorcery (24 Janury 1963)
The Damned (31 January 1963)
The Second Generation (7 February 1963)
A Case of Eavesdropping (14 February 1963)
Petershin and Mr Snide (21 February 1963)
The Lodger (28 February 1963)
The Insanity of Jones (7 March 1963)
Dream Cottage (14 March 1963)

References

Books

  • The Complete Directory to Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Television Series by Alan Morton pp.835-837 – credits, episode guide
  • English Gothic: A Century of Horror Cinema by Jonathan Rigby pp.354-355