Former substitute English teacher and famed mystery writer Jessica Fletcher has a gift for solving mysteries. You see, it seems murder follows her around, whether it be to the houses of her seemingly endless number of friends, nieces, and nephews or right in her hometown of Cabot Cove, Maine.
Murder, She Wrote Season 4 (1987-1988)
|4x01 A Fashionable Way to Die |
- Ooh la la! Jessica travels to gay Paris to spend some time with an old friend.. . and finds herself entangled in a case involving fashion, finance and murder.
|Sep. 20, 1987|
|4x02 When Thieves Fall Out |
- A walk down memory lane is anything but pleasant for Jessica when she re-examines a 20 year-old case involving her close friends and former students.
|Sep. 27, 1987|
|4x03 Witness for the Defense |
- Jessica goes to Quebec to testify at the trial of a friend who is accused of killing his wife and burning his house.
|Oct. 04, 1987|
|4x04 Old Habits Die Hard |
- Jessica cannot believe that a nun who was ill took her own life.
|Oct. 11, 1987|
|4x05 The Way To Dusty Death |
- The apparent accidential death of a business tycoon sets of a fight between all his would-be successors.
|Oct. 25, 1987|
|4x06 It Runs In The Family |
- Cousin Emma in London has a new problem when someone serves her lover poisoned herring.
|Nov. 01, 1987|
|4x07 If It's Thursday, It Must Be Beverly |
- When Deputy Martin becomes a widower by murder, the investigation turns up some surprising activity.
|Nov. 08, 1987|
|4x08 Steal Me a Story |
- The special effects used by a TV producer are a real bomb.
|Nov. 15, 1987|
|4x09 Trouble in Eden |
- Hostility and other surprises await Jessica in a town where she's posing as her friend to investigate the rumoured murder of the friend's sister.
|Nov. 22, 1987|
|4x10 Indian Giver |
- A resident of Cabot Cove threatens the Native American who claims to own the land, and later is found dead.
|Nov. 29, 1987|
|4x11 Doom with a View |
- Grady gets into a spot again when he is found with the body of woman known from college days and now had been dating a frat brother who was married.
|Dec. 13, 1987|
|4x12 Who Threw the Barbitals in Mrs. Fletcher's Chowder? |
- After Sheriff Tupper’s sister left her husband and arrives in Cabot Cove, she tries to move on by setting her sights on Seth. However, when her husband and his siblings arrive ...
|Jan. 03, 1988|
|4x13 Harbinger of Death |
- Jessica is thrilled to be visiting her niece Carrie and her husband Leonard, an astronomer dreaming of seeing a long-lost comet, but when Carrie's ex-boyfriend Drake Eaton is murdered ...
|Jan. 24, 1988|
|4x14 Curse of the Daanau |
- Seth's family is touched by an ancient curse attached to the history of a ruby.
|Feb. 07, 1988|
|4x15 Mourning Among the Wisterias |
- Jessica visits her old friend Eugene McClendon, who soon stands accused of the murder of an old friend, Jonathan Keeler. While helping clear Eugene's name, Jessica learns that ...
|Feb. 14, 1988|
|4x16 Murder Through the Looking Glass |
- Jessica gets herself into a mess of trouble after overhearing the dying words of a professional hitman. When she investigates the murder of Adam Cosgrove, she soon discovers ...
|Feb. 21, 1988|
|4x17 A Very Good Year for Murder |
- The Gambini family gathers to celebrate the 75th birthday of the patriarch and a murder.
|Feb. 28, 1988|
|4x18 Benedict Arnold Slipped Here |
- Following the death of an eccentric shut-in, the residents of Cabot Cove start discussing what will happen to her historic house. After learning that she is the executor of ...
|Mar. 13, 1988|
|4x19 Just Another Fish Story |
- Somebody put the maitre d' on ice. Jessica wonders if she has made a bad investment.
|Mar. 27, 1988|
|4x20 Showdown in Saskatchewan |
- Arson is intended to remove the Rodeo doctor and his patient permanently.
|Apr. 10, 1988|
|4x21 Deadpan |
- Two critics take opposite views of a play based on one of Jessica's novels, 'Mainly Murder'. One is suspected of the murder of the other.
|May. 01, 1988|
|4x22 The Body Politic |
- The suicide of a campaign manager who is suspected of having an affair with a married woman excites the press.
|May. 08, 1988|
Season 4 Characters
Season 4 Videos[none added]
Season 4 Quotes
|Season 4 / Episode 11: - Doom with a View|
Nettie Harper: Mark my words, Jessie. There's going to be fireworks in this hotel tonight, and I love it.
Season 4 Trivia
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