Dow Hour of Great Mysteries

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Dow Hour of Great Mysteries
Walter Slezak Siobhan McKenna Woman in White 1960.jpg
Walter Slezak and Siobhan McKenna in "The Woman in White", 1960
Directed by Gower Champion
William A. Graham (director)
David Greene (director)
Paul Nickell
Starring Joseph Nye Welch (host)
Country of origin  United States
Original language(s) English
Executive producer(s) Robert Saudek
Running time 60 minutes
Original network NBC Television
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original release March 31 – November 15, 1960

The Dow Hour of Great Mysteries, was a series of seven television specials from March to November 1960, hosted by Joseph Nye Welch on NBC Television, and sponsored by Dow Chemical. Welch died on October 6, 1960, bringing the series to an end.[1]



  1. ^ "Dow Hour of Great Mysteries". IMDB. Retrieved 2008-07-30. 
  2. ^ "Television". Time (magazine). April 4, 1960. Retrieved 2008-07-30. Dow Hour of Great Mysteries (NBC, 9-10 p.m.). The first of a series of classic mysteries adapted for TV. Mary Roberts Rinehart’s The Bat stars Helen Hayes and Jason Robards Jr. Host: Joseph Welch. 

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