The Treasure of Alpheus T. Winterborn
(CBS Children's Mystery Theatre - Season 1, Episode 1)
Directed by: Murray Golden
Screenplay by: Kimmer Ringwald
Cast: Keith McConnell
Release Date: December 26, 1980
What kind of mystery could possibly occur in a sleepy country town like Winterborn? Join Master Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson as they host The Clue According to Sherlock Holmes! When old Alpheus T. Winterborn died he left behind a mysterious legend. It was said he buried a fortune somewhere in town. But where? There must be a clue! The "game is afoot" - as Holmes would say - when a ten-year-old turns detective. He accidentally stumbles upon the first of Winterborn's clue to the treasure...but it doesn't make sense! Match wits with young Anthony Monday and his friend Miss Eells as they attempt to unravel the mystifying riddles. Challenge your powers of deduction to solve this mystery that could be worth a fortune.