Air Date: 03.14.1969
How nice that here at the end of the series and a season of half-assed episodes and bad execution of decent ideas we get an episode that seems to return Star Trek’s waning dignity.
The characters are in full form, the story flows nicely, and it all has that wonderful Twilight Zone feel about it with an ending that is both mysterious and tragic.
A very nice hour of television.
Interesting Fact: The writers gave the librarian a proper name for his vocation as a librarian – Mr. Atoz… “A” to “Z.”
“I heard the spirit talk to him. He answered and did call it ‘Bones’.”
– The Police Officer