|Widower Clyde Deacon arrives in 1902 Fairfield, New York, to take up the post of doctor. He''s regarded with some suspicion by the town''s inhabitants because he comes from Tennessee. A beautiful young actress is found murdered, and Deacon is asked by the overworked town sheriff to assist him in the case.|
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When a beautiful actress is found murdered, the overworked sheriff asks widower Dr. Clyde Deacon to assist him with the case, and the good doctor soon finds that the Fairfield, New York, inhabitants aren't as innocent as they seem. (mystery & detective).