Gunshots, fist fights, and footsteps in the dark! Come hear crime and mystery, action and suspense with radio’s greatest detectives! Ten hours of bracing crime stopping broadcasts bring you Sherlock Holmes, Sam Spade, The Saint, The Shadow, Johnny Dollar, Bulldog Drummond — and fourteen more favorites!
Vincent Price, Bob Bailey, Basil Rathbone, Howard Duff, Dick Powell, and more star in twenty tales that are hard boiled and heroic, brilliant and bloody.
Includes an informative Program Guide by broadcast historian Elizabeth McLeod!
Episodes Include: Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator: Visitor at Midnight 05-12-55; Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: The Meek Memorial Matter 03-03-57; The Shadow: Death on the Bridge 03-03-40; Nick Carter, Master Detective: Death in the Pines 03-04-44; Mr. and Mrs. North: The Norths Go To the Dogs 02-02-44; Candy Matson: The Egyptian Amulet 10-23-50; Bulldog Drummond: Death Rides A Racehorse 03-03-48; Boston Blackie: Kingston and the Disappearing Office Building 09-08-48; Sherlock Holmes: The Bruce Partington Plans 11-06-39; Pat Novak for Hire: Rubin Callaway’s Pictures 03-13-49; Gang Busters: The Case Of The Cowboy Killers 08-28-48; Dragnet: The Big Watch 05-25-54; The Saint: The Horrible Hamburger 09-10-50; The Falcon: The Case of the Widow’s Gorilla 11-12-50; Night Beat: Flowers on the Water 03-27-50; Broadway’s My Beat: The Bob Foster Murder Case 11-08-52; The Adventures of Sam Spade, Detective: The Queen Bee Caper 07-10-49; The Adventures of Philip Marlowe: The Uneasy Head 06-06-50; Michael Shayne: The Case of Tahlani’s Tears 01-15-49; Richard Diamond, Private Detective: Central Park Murder 08-20-49