The Mystery Maker

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The Mystery Maker
Genre children's drama
Written by Lyn Cook
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
No. of episodes 13
Producer(s) Bill Glenn
Location(s) Stratford, Ontario
Running time 30 minutes
Original network CBC Television
Original release 6 January – 31 March 1967

The Mystery Maker was a Canadian children's drama television series, which aired on CBC Television in 1967.


The plot is set in Stratford, Ontario at a boarding house owned by Mrs. O'Hara (Ruth Springford), a widow. Her teen-aged daughter Pegeen (Kathy Kastner) was an aspiring actress. Each episode featured elements of mystery involving the O'Hara's and residents of the boarding house.



This series was recorded on location in Stratford. Stories were adapted by Lyn Cook from her novel Pegeen and the Pilgrim.[1]


This half-hour series was broadcast on Fridays at 4:30 p.m. (Eastern time) from 6 January to 31 March 1967.


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (May 2005). "The Mystery Maker". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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