"At Bertram's Hotel": There is something rather too perfect about Bertram's Hotel, Miss Marple decides during a stay there in London. Even the murder seems rehearsed. "A Murder Is Announced": Everyone in Chipping Cleghorn is intrigued by the advertisement predicting a murder at Little Paddocks. But when the lights go out at the appointed hour, no one thinks it's a joke any more. "The Murder at the Vicarage": Colonel Protheroe is found murdered in the vicar's study & several people are under suspicion. "4.50 from Paddington": A deadly family intrigue as a murder is witnessed from a passing train.