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Title:
First Prize -- Death
Plot:
Despite being co-director of the Sociological Advisory Institute and a celebrated sociologist in his own right, time and again John Desmond is overlooked and the Parkhurst Medal awarded to his colleagues. When Mr. Strickland approaches John with an intriguing proposition-- the next Parkhurst Medal it seems almost surreal. However, the offer comes with a heavy price. Now, it is up to John to make a decision.
Episode:
0424
Air Dates:
First Run - February 2, 1976
Repeat - June 20, 1976
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1 Response to Episode 0424


A professor of some esteem is extremely disappointed when he is passed over for a prestigious award. The award is the highest accolade a man in his position can receive and guarantees him a spot amongst the intellectual elite. When his student wins over him he tries to accept it, but when the opportunity arises for him to win the award through less noble means, he cannot pass up the chance. What is it with professors and awards.

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