(As presented by the Hansom Wheels Players at the 2005 Christmas Party)

by Dr. Robert E. Robinson (BSI)

Produced and Directed by Al McNeely

(To read the original story click here).


The Players

Sherlock Holmes: John Wrisley

Dr. John H. Watson: Al McNeely

Inspector Lestrade: Phil Dematteis

Miss Hortense Harker: Pat McNeely

The Miscreant Beppo: David Cranford

Samuel Sandeford: G. B. Lane

Top left: A troupe of musicians from USC, provided courtesy of Commissionaire Emeritus G. B. Lane, plays Christmas music during dinner.

Above: The Hansom Wheels Strolling Troubadour, AKA Jim Welch, plays & sings a few Christmas songs prior to the commencement of the play.

Left: The play begins with Lestrade “just dropping in,” and mentioning his little problem to Holmes & Watson “in passing.”