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The Missing Witness= Possible Goof


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In this episode SOS in Morse Code is used; yet I believe the time period it is set in predates use of the SOS signal.

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Sending an S.O.S. would've been impossible without the radio to transmit it.
S.O.S. was introduced in 1905 by the Germans and was adopted internationally
as a radio distress signal the following year, 1906. How the Water Man would
know it from prior army service is even more unlikely than Carrados knowing it.

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