Boston Blackie

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


85203. Boston Blackie. June 23, 1944. NBC net. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. 10:00 P.M. The first show of the series. There are no story titles for this series, as no title was ever spoken by the announcer and no title ever appeared on a script. Blackie is arrested in Chicago. He's accused of taking $10,000 from a woman's grandfather. It's all the woman's plan to help her recover, "The Jonathan Diamond." The same script was subsequently used on "Boston Blackie" on August 27, 1946 (see cat. #90759). Chester Morris, Harlow Wilcox (announcer), Richard Lane, Charles Cornell (organist), Jan Miner. 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85204. Boston Blackie. June 30, 1944. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. 10:00 P.M. Mr. Manleder's business note for $100,000 is due tomorrow. Only Boston Blackie can prevent his business failure. The frame around Blackie is for murder. Who was that masked man? Chester Morris, Harlow Wilcox (announcer), Charles Cornell (organist), Richard Lane, Jan Miner. 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73166. Boston Blackie. July 14, 1944. NBC net. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. A fabulous gem called "The Star Of The Nile" disappears from a train between Chicago and New York. It's an emerald worth $200,000...or does it? The burglary is scheduled to take place at the jewelry store's vault at midnight. The story has one of the corniest conclusions ever broadcast! The organist jumps his cue at the end of the concluding public service announcement. Chester Morris, Shirley Mitchell, Richard Lane, Tony Barrett, Ralph Moody, Charles Cornell (organ), Harlow Wilcox (announcer), Jan Miner. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73167. Boston Blackie. July 21, 1944. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap, Bulova (local). A gang of black-market meat sellers wants Blackie to join the gang. When Blackie says, "No," Inspector Farraday is of no help. Chester Morris, Richard Lane, Harlow Wilcox (announcer), Charles Cornell (organ), Tony Barrett, Ray Barrett (local WEAF announcer), Jan Miner. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73168. Boston Blackie. July 28, 1944. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap, Bulova (local). Boston Blackie is accused of murdering the caretaker of the Devon estate. His blood-stained coat proves that he's guilty. Chester Morris, Richard Lane, Charles Cornell (organ), Harlow Wilcox (announcer), Tony Barrett, Jan Miner. 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

76380. Boston Blackie. August 4, 1944. NBC net. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. Alice Manletter meets Boston Blackie in a hotel lobby, then disappears. But it wasn't really Blackie and Alice is soon found dead, killed by Blackie's gun! After escaping from police headquarters, Blackie tracks down the real killer and a Nazi named Adolf! Chester Morris, Richard Lane, Bea Benaderet (doubles), Charles Cornell (organist), Harlow Wilcox (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10790. Boston Blackie. August 11, 1944. NBC net. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. Valuable pearls have been stolen from a jewelry shop, shortly after a visit by Blackie. Chester Morris, Richard Lane, Jan Miner, Harlow Wilcox (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

206. Boston Blackie. April 25, 1945. Program #3. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. When the famous Wentworth Diamonds are stolen, naturally Blackie is accused of the crime! The dates listed are the date of network broadcast in New York over WOR. The program numbers above are from the Ziv syndication series. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

205. Boston Blackie. May 2, 1945. Program #4. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A man is found murdered in the park. Blackie discovers that the corpse's shoes have never been walked in. Blackie is of course accused of the crime! The date above is possibly the date of network broadcast as heard in New York. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

105974. Boston Blackie. May 9, 1945. Program #5. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. It appears that Mary has shot a man...with Blackie's gun! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Frank Lovejoy, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:54. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

51544. Boston Blackie. May 16, 1945. Program #6. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Wealthy William Blaine forces Blackie to guard him from the murder threats from his three hated relatives. Blaine is shot while in a locked room, with a cop on either side of him! A good piece of detection! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105975. Boston Blackie. June 4, 1945. Program #9. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Lester Day Allen, a politican and Blackie's old friend is being blackmailed by Mrs. Boston Blackie. The program switched to Mondays on Mutual. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Frank Lovejoy, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

51542. Boston Blackie. June 11, 1945. Program #10. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. After Janice Larson almost kills herself, Blackie threatens Oscar Wolfe. His threat is recorded on a dictating machine. When Wolfe is killed the next day, Blackie becomes a fugitive wanted for murder! Richard Kollmar, Frank Lovejoy, John Gibson, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:18. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105976. Boston Blackie. June 18, 1945. Program #11. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie walks into Inspector Farrady's office and confesses to murdering Sam Bellows. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

51543. Boston Blackie. June 25, 1945. Program #12. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Larry Brown mysteriously returns the $100 that he owes Boston Blackie. Stool Pigeon Pete Wilson picks up the money for Blackie, and a pair of cement overshoes too! Richard Kollmar, Frank Lovejoy, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105977. Boston Blackie. July 2, 1945. Program #13. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie stops by Mary's apartment and "gives her the air." Their friendship/romance is over! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

105978. Boston Blackie. July 9, 1945. Program #14. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The Worthington Pearls have been stolen..but not found in Blackie's raincoat! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105979. Boston Blackie. July 16, 1945. Program #15. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie leaves off his car to be serviced...the day after a woman was killed with it. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

2621. Boston Blackie. July 23, 1945. Program #16. Mutual net, WOR, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: R & H Beer. Blackie has to find out which of three ex-cons has been hiding $50,000 and is also a murderer. Larry Elliott (announcer), Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Frank Lovejoy. 30:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105985. Boston Blackie. July 30, 1945. Program #17. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Aboard a cruise ship, Mary turns out to have a cabin-mate...and she's dead! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105980. Boston Blackie. August 6, 1945. Program #18. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joan Thompson confesses to murdering Henry Bryson. What is she doing with Boston Blackie's phone number in her apartment? Joan used to be Mary's best friend. Was she hypnotized? Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:59. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105981. Boston Blackie. August 13, 1945. Program #19. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Evelyn Jones comes to Blackie to keep herself from being murdered. He has to help deliver a package...or identify Mary Wesley's body! Mary is not heard in this story. Richard Kollmar, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:23. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105982. Boston Blackie. August 20, 1945. Program #20. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mrs. Vandevere asks Blackie to rob her safe and steal her valuable diamond tiara. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:12. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105983. Boston Blackie. September 13, 1945. Program #23. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Bill Crane, the lawyer for Jack King asks Blackie's help. The lawyer lost the case, even though Jack was framed. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:20. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105984. Boston Blackie. September 20, 1945. Program #24. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Commercials added locally.. Blackie seems very nervous, and he has blood on his sleeve. Fred Arlen has just been released from jail; he had sworn to kill Blackie. However, Fred Arlen is promptly murdered, to the pleasure of all his acquaintances. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:01. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105986. Boston Blackie. October 4, 1945. Program #25. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. While Blackie is keeping the Westfield diamond, the switchboard operator in his building is murdered. When Blackie's friend Charlie Kingston comes for the diamond, but Blackie doesn't have it. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:25. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105987. Boston Blackie. October 11, 1945. Program #26. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A diamond has been stolen from a swanky jewelry store. The folowing week, Harry Bernard buys a $25,000 bracelet...which turns out to be an imitation. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:38. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105988. Boston Blackie. October 18, 1945. Program #27. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Benficial Finance. Champion boxer Bob Johnson he can win the fight tonight from Hollister. A gambling syndicate pressures Johnson to take a dive in the 6th round. Bob slugs Blackie and drops him with one punch. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Jeanne Harrison (director), Henry Sylvern (organist). 26:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105989. Boston Blackie. October 25, 1945. Program #28. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Beneficial Finance. A $75,000 diamond has been checked out by Boston Blackie as .k. He's the only one that knows about the diamond. Shortly after Blackie leaves, shots ring out and the diamond is stolen. John Richards is killed and Blackie's been shot in the shoulder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105990. Boston Blackie. November 1, 1945. Program #29. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Beneficial Finance. Shorty's in jail, accused of holding up a gas station. Donald Bolton, who really committed the crime, might be hiding at his family's farm. Mary gets a farm job to investigate and promptly disappears. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Frank Lovejoy (?). 27:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105991. Boston Blackie. November 8, 1945. Program #30. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Beneficial Finance. Arthur Burke has recently recovered from an case of amnesia. George Digby has been murdered, Arthur has a gun and suspects he might have killed Digby. A beautiful southern gal confesses to Blackie that she's the murderer. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105992. Boston Blackie. November 15, 1945. Program #31. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Two song composers have hit a dry spot. Their songs have sour notes and the partners decided to split. Richard Alton has been murdered, Mrs. Rutledge finds the Blackie. Blackie has something to hide. Music publisher Joe Hendricks reject's the tune without even listening to it. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

45219. Boston Blackie. November 22, 1945. Program #32. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Richard Kollmar must have not been able to make the show, as Blackie is only heard grunting with a gag in his mouth or "croaking with a terrible cold." Blackie is kidnapped and a woman murdered in jail by a gang determined to recover the loot from a bank job. Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

105993. Boston Blackie. November 29, 1945. Program #33. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Beneficial Finance. At a construction site, Bill Woods, the foreman, is shot dead while he's on the 20th floor. For the second week, Richard Kollmar is not heard during the program. Blackie does manage to croak a few words while sick in bed (possibly voiced by Jackson Beck. Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Jackson Beck. 28:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105994. Boston Blackie. December 6, 1945. Program #34. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Beneficial Finance. Robert Atkins, the well-known jewel thief, admits to stealing the pearls of Mrs. Williams, but claims they'll never be found. Richard Kollmar returns to the show. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Frank Lovejoy. 27:45. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

3422. Boston Blackie. December 13, 1945. Program #35. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A movie star is shot while in a trunk, but no bullet went through the trunk and the bullet wasn't inside the trunk either. The commercials for Champagne Velver beer heard on this program and the others following were not part of the original network broadcast, nor even an integral part of the Ziv syndication discs. The commercials were found on separate discs, intended for use during SOME of the Boston Blackie programs in SOME of the areas in which the program was heard. There is no indication of which commercials were heard on which programs in which areas. The commercials were added to these programs at random. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Jackson Beck (doubles), Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3423. Boston Blackie. December 20, 1945. Program #36. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A man about to expose a criminal on television is poisoned by a glass of water. Three other people, however, drank the water without ill effects! Mary asks Blackie, "Isn't television wonderful?" Blackie replies, Oh, I don't know, it will never replace a horse." Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105995. Boston Blackie. December 27, 1945. Program #37. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. At a swank dinner party, the Masters diamond disappears, and Mrs. Masters has been murdered. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 24:03. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

105996. Boston Blackie. January 3, 1946. Program #38. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Lillian, the sword swallower, has been murdered on the midway. Inspector Farrady suspects Bob Hendricks of the crime, but his dead body is found next. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 23:04. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

93983. Boston Blackie. January 22, 1946. Program #41. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. There's a dead body in Blackie's apartment. After Blackie is lured out with a decoy telephone call, the body disappears. Then, stolen pearls find their way into Blackie's safe! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

93984. Boston Blackie. January 29, 1946. Program #42. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Inspector Faraday is accused of beating the witness at the murder trial of the killer of Mrs. Williams. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3424. Boston Blackie. February 5, 1946. Program #43. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie is framed for the Brandon jewelry store robbery and murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3425. Boston Blackie. February 12, 1946. Program #44. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie solves a kidnapping case with an airplane and a telephone. Marjorie Condon is being held for $50,00 ransom. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90760. Boston Blackie. February 19, 1946. Program #45. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Harry Benson murders his wife, but he's acquitted of the crime because he was several hundred miles away at the time of the murder. Richard Kollmar, Jackson Beck (doubles), Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

90761. Boston Blackie. February 26, 1946. Program #46. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie outbids a man wearing a green hat at an auction and wins a vase; murder follows. What's so valuable about that vase? Richard Kollmar, Jackson Beck, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

64079. Boston Blackie. March 5, 1946. Program #47. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. John Blake seems to have committed the perfect crime. He has killed Thomas Evers, just as he told Blackie that he would. Blake also has a perfect alibi and seems to be making a fool out of Blackie! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

90767. Boston Blackie. March 12, 1946. Program #48. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A color-blind woman gets into the cab in which Blackie is riding. She warns him not to eat at Li Chow's restaurant. Sure enough, murder and a frame are on the menu. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

90762. Boston Blackie. March 19, 1946. Program #49. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie's friend Shorty, apparently just out of jail, meets an hysterical woman who claims to have seen a ghost. She's the maid of wealthy Mrs. Worthington, the former concert pianist. After the maid dies in a locked room, Mrs. Worthington then sees the ghost! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Tony Barrett, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

90763. Boston Blackie. March 26, 1946. Program #50. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Pierre the designer is really a regular guy named, "Joe." Roger Olson's safe has been robbed, and it's obvious that Boston Blackie is the burglar. A $50,000 I.O.U. has also been stolen. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

85270. Boston Blackie. April 16, 1946. Program #53. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Murder takes place at the baseball game. Clem McCarthy is heard as the announcer broadcasting the game. Richard Kollmar, Maurice Tarplin, Clem McCarthy, Lesley Woods, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105997. Boston Blackie. April 23, 1946. Program #54. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Phil Morton's garage is the home of an insurance racket involving stolen cars. It certainly was a mistake stealing a car from Boston Blackie. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

2036. Boston Blackie. April 30, 1946. Program #55. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A psychiatrist is framed for murder. Blackie tries to prove him innocent. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

2037. Boston Blackie. May 7, 1946. Program #56. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A diamond a day is disappearing from a jewelry company and Blackie is asked to help stop the thefts. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:42. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

3426. Boston Blackie. May 14, 1946. Program #57. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie discovers John Van Doren, a famous sportsman, shot dead on a wooden horse on a revolving merry-go-round at 2 A.M.! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3427. Boston Blackie. May 21, 1946. Program #58. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie tries to find the killer of Paul Blaine, the half-owner of a pawnshop. The main suspect, however, has a perfect alibi! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105998. Boston Blackie. May 28, 1946. Program #59. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mike Harlan has broken out of prison and winds up in the apartment of Boston Blackie. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

105999. Boston Blackie. June 4, 1946. Program #60. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Three people each have a motive for killing Tom Marshall, an old man, even though he seems to have died a natural death. Then three people are killed within 5 hours...with the same knife! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

3428. Boston Blackie. June 11, 1946. Program #61. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Boston flies back from Boston with evidence about a murder case. The plane disappears. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3429. Boston Blackie. June 18, 1946. Program #62. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A masked society of extortioners has been formed, which Blackie tries to break up. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106000. Boston Blackie. June 25, 1946. Program #63. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie visits Joe Garland to pays a friend's gambling debt. Joe is murdered while Blackie is locked in an adjacent room. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Jackson Beck. 26:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

106001. Boston Blackie. July 2, 1946. Program #64. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Parker murders his Uncle Frank for Frank's money. He's planned the perfect crime. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3430. Boston Blackie. July 9, 1946. Program #65. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A girl is found murdered at a skating rink with a $50,000 diamond ring on her finger. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

3431. Boston Blackie. July 16, 1946. Program #66. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A truck carrying no cargo load is mysteriously hijacked. One of the drivers has been killed and the other has vanished! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

3432. Boston Blackie. July 23, 1946. Program #67. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie comes across a grandfather clock that cuckoos and kills. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3433. Boston Blackie. July 30, 1946. Program #68. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A tale of mutiny and murder aboard the freighter "Swan." Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3434. Boston Blackie. August 6, 1946. Program #69. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie joins the Jerry Williams gang to break up a mob that covers its crimes by intimidating witnesses. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3435. Boston Blackie. August 13, 1946. Program #70. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Momma and Poppa Adams are in reality diamond smugglers and perhaps poisoners. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94910. Boston Blackie. August 20, 1946. Program #71. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A man burns down his own building, just after allowing the fire insurance to lapse! There's a woman behind the match! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

90759. Boston Blackie. August 27, 1946. Program #72. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie is arrested in Chicago. He's accused of taking $10,000 from a woman's grandfather. The woman has a secret plan to recover the, "Rockwell Diamond." The script was previously used on Boston Blackie on June 23, 1944 (see cat. #85203). Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

24530. Boston Blackie. September 3, 1946. Program #73. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A rare book has been stolen from a library vault, and the theft compounded by murder. Who took the book from the vault, and how? Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

24531. Boston Blackie. September 10, 1946. Program #74. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie dons tights and grease-paint to perform in, "The Mikado." Murder takes a bow, with marked cards found on the corpse. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

94907. Boston Blackie. September 17, 1946. Program #75. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The leader of a gang that is swindling people who are desperate to get an apartment, is found murdered. Don't believe the photograph on the desk! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

94908. Boston Blackie. September 24, 1946. Program #76. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie promises to steal the valuable Abbott painting in just 5 hours. He plans to exchange it for a cigarette lighter that links Shorty to a murder. Henry Rice promptly double-crosses Blackie and calls the cops. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Tony Barrett, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

94909. Boston Blackie. October 1, 1946. Program #77. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Two deep-sea treasure hunters find their treasure and a double double-cross. Yet a third double-cross confuses the plot. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

93964. Boston Blackie. October 8, 1946. Program #78. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A wealthy woman is murdered shortly after her two dogs win "best in show" at the kennel club. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:09. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

106002. Boston Blackie. October 15, 1946. Program #79. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. There are two feuding women working at the rodeo. When Belle Adams is thrown from a bronco and hurt. She suspects Hazel is responsible. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106003. Boston Blackie. October 22, 1946. Program #80. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Inspector Faraday ignores the threats of the Thayer mob and is machine-gunned on the street. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104449. Boston Blackie. October 29, 1946. Program #81. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. At a Halloween costume party, a strange old woman dressed as a witch warns Blackie that, "death is near" in the form of a big blue car. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106005. Boston Blackie. November 5, 1946. Program #82. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Harvey has had plastic surgery and has a whole new face. The cops will never find him now...only, his new face is that of Donald Tate, a cop-killer. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106006. Boston Blackie. November 12, 1946. Program #83. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Ralph Benton owes $30,000 and Charlie demands immediate payment. Ralph says, "There's only one way out for me." His dead body is soon found, with a suicide note nearby. The police handwriting expert says the note is genuine. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106004. Boston Blackie. November 19, 1946. Program #84. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mr. Otis hires Bill and Harry Reese to steal his wife's $50,000 necklace. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

90444. Boston Blackie. November 26, 1946. Program #85. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Lenny Powell hires a pilot to fly him to Branchville for $5000! The pilot's wife is unfaithful and Lenny has $25,000 in cash. After Lenny's murdered, the cash disappears. Richard Kollmar, Maurice Tarplin, Lesley Woods, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

90445. Boston Blackie. December 3, 1946. Program #86. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie is arrested for stealing $100,000 worth of diamonds. He's found guilty after a trial and sentenced to 10-to-20 years in jail. An action-packed jail-break follows. Richard Kollmar, Maurice Tarplin, Lesley Woods, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106007. Boston Blackie. December 10, 1946. Program #87. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mary Wesley, who is a registered nurse, is hired for an emergency case. The patient is in a private house; a phoney doctor has her stay up all night with the patient. The next morning she's instructed to call the "doctor." His phone number is Harrison 4-9767, so is the director's last name. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106008. Boston Blackie. December 17, 1946. Program #88. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Martin asks Boston Blackie to lend him $10,000. After Black tells him to "keep his head under water," a voice impersonator in the next room is able to imitate Blackie's voice. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92019. Boston Blackie. December 24, 1946. Program #89. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A train carrying a cargo of gold hits a car on the tracks, and the gold doesn't disappear! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92020. Boston Blackie. December 31, 1946. Program #90. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Carl Brown is not only in poor physical condition, his wife is untrue and he's the victim of a protection racket. After his dead body is found, Blackie tries to figure out why his accurate watch is a half-hour slow. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Ted de Corsia. 27:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

92021. Boston Blackie. January 7, 1947. Program #91. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Jack Small owes Shorty $500, and is also being sought by Inspector Farraday. Jack's been using the name of Bill Bigelow...who has just been killed in a quarry accident. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Tony Barrett, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92022. Boston Blackie. January 14, 1947. Program #92. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Janet Corning and Harry Barlow are stealing fur coats...with the assistance of Boston Blackie! Richard Kollmar, Frank Lovejoy, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92028. Boston Blackie. January 21, 1947. Program #93. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The search for arsonist and murderer Jim Gary has been going on for 5 years. It's a good thing that Blackie loves fire engines. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92029. Boston Blackie. January 28, 1947. Program #94. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The two Willowbrand diamonds have been stolen...all according to plan. The diamonds are stolen again...and again. Blackie solves the case by remote control! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92026. Boston Blackie. February 4, 1947. Program #95. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Walter Peters' body is found in a lake, with Boston's Blackie's name on his corpse. Surprise! He was drowned in salt water and is still working for Bess on her tugboat! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92027. Boston Blackie. February 11, 1947. Program #96. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Two killers named Murdoch and Dawson are captured, arrested and promptly break out of jail. A crooner named Duke Collins is forced to write a song to give Murdoch and Dawson a signal by radio. Blackie sings! Richard Kollmar, Mel Blanc, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106009. Boston Blackie. February 18, 1947. Program #97. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Florence Wells (the musical comedy star) fears for her life. Her dressing room mirror was broken after nasty words with Barbara, a romantic rival. She doesn't get 7 years bad luck, she gets a case of death. A good locked-room mystery. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106010. Boston Blackie. February 25, 1947. Program #98. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe supplies stolen gems to two fences, while running a gas station. He has trouble with his girl friend too. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106011. Boston Blackie. March 4, 1947. Program #99. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Larry "The Kid" Dawson is scheduled to fight Savinni Friday night. He's approached by a gambler who offers him $10,000 to throw the fight. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106012. Boston Blackie. March 11, 1947. Program #100. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The 10th Street Gym for kids is surprisingly empty. There should be 100 kids. What's keeping them away? The answer seems to be a stolen car operation. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

36004. Boston Blackie. March 18, 1947. Program #101. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. An amnesiac named Sam Fisher is accused of murder after he disappears. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

36009. Boston Blackie. March 25, 1947. Program #102. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie is robbed of $20,000 after being accused of robbing bookie parlors. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46865. Boston Blackie. April 1, 1947. Program #103. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie travels to Valley Junction when the owner of the town's general store is found murdered. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Parker Fennelly. 27:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46866. Boston Blackie. April 8, 1947. Program #104. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie and the cops find the body of one of the wealthy Rodgers sisters in their junk-filled house. The plot appears to be inspired by the Collyer brothers story. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48076. Boston Blackie. April 15, 1947. Program #105. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. James Grant receives a phonograph record in the mail which contains an announcement that he will be killed before the record ends...and indeed he is killed! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48077. Boston Blackie. April 22, 1947. Program #106. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Millicent Bromley has been kidnapped, "The Professor" has been murdered, and a dog is the most important member of the gang. An interesting show in which Blackie never appears! Shorty solves the case with the help of telegrams and (unheard) phone calls from Blackie! Tony Barrett, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48078. Boston Blackie. April 29, 1947. Program #107. ABC net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The brother of a famous ball-player is in debt to a gambler for $50,000. An introduction to a lady and a murder add up to another case for Blackie. Sportscaster Bill Slater is cast as...a sportscaster! The last show of the series on ABC. Next week, the show is heard on the Mutual net. Richard Kollmar, Bill Slater, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48079. Boston Blackie. May 7, 1947. Program #108. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mrs. Peterson has been shot, and Mr. Peterson is the prime suspect. Blackie proves that not every killer measures up! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

46863. Boston Blackie. May 14, 1947. Program #109. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Adams is drowned in a bathtub by two gangsters. He soon is found floating in the sea lion pool at the zoo! Blackie smells something fishy! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46864. Boston Blackie. May 21, 1947. Program #110. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie breaks INTO prison to solve a murder and prevent a convict from being framed for it. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

3436. Boston Blackie. May 28, 1947. Program #111. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie has picked up a girl hitchhiker who's been dead for three years (hopefully, he leaves the car window open). Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3437. Boston Blackie. June 4, 1947. Program #112. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie gets on the trail of, "The Stalker," an extortionist and murderer. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92024. Boston Blackie. June 11, 1947. Program #113. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mary hires a private detective to follow Boston Blackie! Blackie shoots a watchman! Richard Kollmar, Frank Lovejoy, Mason Adams, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92025. Boston Blackie. June 18, 1947. Program #114. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A safe is robbed and two people are killed. Donald Carver is turned in to the police by his own mother! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

84208. Boston Blackie. June 25, 1947. Program #115. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Nelson, the owner of a pet shop, is found murdered in Blackie's apartment. Nelson said, "No" to a gambler who wanted to use the pet shop for a gambling headquarters. The program ends with the purchase of a black cocker spaniel. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92023. Boston Blackie. July 2, 1947. Program #116. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Johnny "Cash" Burns sells imported woolens, and he's all-business! He also uses a helicopter and post-hypnotic suggestions. Mary Wesley provides a perfect alibi. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45302. Boston Blackie. July 9, 1947. Program #117. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Harmonica-player Henry Peterson is shot by his girlfriend and dies, but then walks into a police station, playing the harmonica! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

45303. Boston Blackie. July 16, 1947. Program #118. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Investigating a street-crew making noise is the middle of the night, Blackie becomes involved in a bank robbery right across the street from his house! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

106014. Boston Blackie. July 23, 1947. Program #119. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Herman's Trucking Service delivers large package...a very large body! It's Boston Blackie's body...but made out of wax. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106015. Boston Blackie. July 30, 1947. Program #120. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. An assassin is on a roof across the street from City Hall. He recites his own poetry...and then kills Mayor Rogers. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46247. Boston Blackie. August 6, 1947. Program #121. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie tackles the "Butcher Boys" gang. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Jackson Beck, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106016. Boston Blackie. August 13, 1947. Program #122. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Sue Adams and Joe Lang bury something in the basement. It's the body of Sally Lang, Joe's wife. Sue Adams is afraid that she's going to be next, but she's confronted by Inspector Farraday on suspicion of murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47907. Boston Blackie. August 20, 1947. Program #123. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Jack Austin has been found murdered in the middle of an open field...an impossible killing! The solution: look to the skies! Richard Kollmar, Al Hodge (?), Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48983. Boston Blackie. August 27, 1947. Program #124. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Mary is framed for murder, while the Buckley gang frames Blackie as the president of a protection gang! Blackie "coughs up" the solution to the real killer! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

40637. Boston Blackie. September 3, 1947. Program #125. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie tackles a counterfeiting gang making $100 bills that are perfect, and a shoe shine boy who charges $50 and gives $100 change! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

40671. Boston Blackie. September 10, 1947. Program #126. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A ship-owner loses four ships near the same lighthouse...for very mysterious reasons. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45094. Boston Blackie. September 17, 1947. Program #127. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A car-bomb goes off and murders the wrong man. Blackie uses a man's first name as his "initial" clue! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:57. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

45095. Boston Blackie. September 24, 1947. Program #128. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. In a plot stolen from Arthur Conan Doyle, a steam train named "Old 86" disappears along with a shipment of diamonds. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

45115. Boston Blackie. October 1, 1947. Program #129. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Jim Wells seems to have a death wish; he doesn't care about the killers threatening him! Blackie's girlfriend has been kidnapped! Henry Sylvern does an extended and elegant closing theme. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:01. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

45116. Boston Blackie. October 8, 1947. Program #130. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Robert Williams hires a man to provide an alibi for him whenever his Aunt Sarah is killed. But his alibi is murdered too! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47419. Boston Blackie. October 15, 1947. Program #131. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Arnold Peterson hires a notorious killer named Joe Crain, with instructions to tie him up and kill his wife. Crain double-crosses Peterson, who is murdered by Bill Smith. Smith plans to use Blackie as an alibi. Richard Kollmar, Parker Fennelly, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47420. Boston Blackie. October 22, 1947. Program #132. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Detective Jack Evans is murdered a mile up in the air; the pilot nearly crashes while landing, and Henry Wilson's million-dollar diamond has been stolen! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

106017. Boston Blackie. October 29, 1947. Program #133. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A warehouse has been robbed and the night watchman killed. Inspector Faraday has a film of Blackie committing the crime. Blackie admits to be guilty! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:08. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106018. Boston Blackie. November 5, 1947. Program #134. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A messenger delivers a box to Boston Blackie, and $1000. He instructs Blackie to take the package to Inspector Faraday. Inside the package is an old shoe! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106020. Boston Blackie. November 12, 1947. Program #135. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A company sales meeting is held. The commodity being sold is murder! Actually though, murder is a service, not a commodity. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106021. Boston Blackie. November 19, 1947. Program #136. Mutual net origination, iv syndication. Commercials added locally. An armored truck carrying $100,000 is lured off the highway on a foggy night. Not only is Boston Blackie guilty of the crime, he's threatend to commit a murder tonight. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106022. Boston Blackie. November 26, 1947. Program #137. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Commercials added lcoally. The Murdock gang is going to strike tonight. Can Blackie stop the safe robbery. Henry Carson is being set up to be blamed and then bumped off. Inspector Faraday does not appear during this program. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 23:06. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106023. Boston Blackie. December 3, 1947. Program #138. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Henry Williams answers a knock on his front door and is shot dead. Is it murder without murder? Henry Williams is also the name of the head of a gang. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 23:15. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106024. Boston Blackie. December 17, 1947. Program #140. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie, Mary and Inspector Faraday are driving to a Christmas dinner together. On the way, they capture a man who just robbed 4 diamond rings from a jewelry store, but no diamond rings are found on the robber. The program indicates that tonight is Christmas Eve. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:47. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106025. Boston Blackie. December 24, 1947. Program #141. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie says "good morning" to Harry, the doorman. Harry doesn't recognize Blackie even though Blackie has said "good morning" for the past 3 years. Mary Wesley is not in her apartment...and never was! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:59. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106026. Boston Blackie. December 31, 1947. Program #142. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Henry Taylor, a man in Paris, is given money, tickets to America and a door buzzer. That door buzzer will make him rich. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:19. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106027. Boston Blackie. January 7, 1948. Program #143. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The boy friend of the secretary to a mystery writer bursts into their office and jealously knocks the writer out. Blackie and Mary arrive at a stable and rent a couple of horses. The owner of the stable is found dead outside the stall of a horse named, "Blackie." Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:21. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106028. Boston Blackie. January 14, 1948. Program #144. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Roger Harrison is in his hotel room, waiting for Boston Blackie to look at the plans for his news invention. A rubber plant and a shot at the door puts the end to Mr. Harrison. "Harrison" is also the name of the program's director. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 22:16. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

106029. Boston Blackie. January 21, 1948. Program #145. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. "The Kid" is scheduled to fight Tony Frisco tonight. Johnny Grant tries to get him to fix the fight, but is slugged by the Kid for his trouble. During the fight, Tony comes in for the kill, and the Kid is killed. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 24:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47899. Boston Blackie. January 28, 1948. Program #146. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication, CFRA Ottawa aircheck. Sustaining. A gang is using disc jockey "Jack Lescoulie" to broadcast cues for their next job. An interesting story about radio and record collectors. Guest Guy Lombardo is "interviewed" in the radio studio by Blackie! The story is complete, but the final public service announcement and closing have been deleted. Richard Kollmar, Jack Lescoulie, Guy Lombardo, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

47901. Boston Blackie. February 4, 1948. Program #147. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication, CFRA Ottawa aircheck. Sustaining. Arnold Hathaway has been shot, right in the middle of a trotting race at Roosevelt Raceway. A "Romeo and Juliet" romance has been complicated. Mary catches him making love to another woman. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

106030. Boston Blackie. February 11, 1948. Program #148. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A man in a book store asks for a best-selling book titled, "The Wind Blows West." Two men were murdered while they were reading the book. Sure enough, the man is shot to death as he leaves the book store! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:47. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47902. Boston Blackie. February 18, 1948. Program #149. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sustaining. Don Anderson has been shot and Blackie has been seen leaving the scene of the crime with a gun in his hand. Five bullets and a flat nail gives Blackie the needed clues. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:18. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

106031. Boston Blackie. February 25, 1948. Program #150. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A man kills his wife with a gun with a silencer. The same man with the same gun commits another murder at the same time. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 23:00. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

47347. Boston Blackie. March 3, 1948. Program #151. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Trucking company owner Irwin Cobb has been killed. Johnny Vale, his partner, is accused of the crime after Cobb's body is found in the trunk of Vale's car. A mink coat-hungry girlfriend helps Blackie solve the crime. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:11. Audio condition: Good to very good. Otherwise complete.

47348. Boston Blackie. March 10, 1948. Program #152. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Saunders is carrying $50,000 and is on his way to visit Blackie. He's murdered by two gunmen before he can arrive. Roland Harvey is ruthlessly operating a transportation business, getting "hot" gangsters out of the country. Richard Kollmar, John Gibson, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:08. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

49664. Boston Blackie. March 17, 1948. Program #153. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. When William Larson refuses to pay further blackmail, he's found shot twice in the head. Larson's niece and nephew hated him, and so did the housekeeper. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:32. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

49665. Boston Blackie. March 24, 1948. Program #154. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. "Big Tiny" Mountain has wrestled "Stretcher Lewis" and killed him. Blackie gets a hammer-lock on the clues and solves the murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:18. Audio condition: Good to very good. Otherwise complete.

47421. Boston Blackie. March 31, 1948. Program #155. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Tom Walton, a killer on his way to the electric chair, escapes with plans to kill Boston Blackie for revenge. Meanwhile, Henry Lewis, who hates Blackie's guts, is forced to kidnap Blackie to protect him! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:51. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

47422. Boston Blackie. April 7, 1948. Program #156. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Photographer Clyde Winston has been murdered with a shotgun. The main suspect is Evelyn Anderson, a beautiful model. Model agency owner Harry Conover appears as an actor, playing himself. Richard Kollmar, Harry Conover, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:00. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

47417. Boston Blackie. April 14, 1948. Program #157. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. "Rondo The Magician" has been killed at the circus. The main suspect is Charlie Peterson, a knife thrower! Parker Fennelly is heard in the preview of next week's program. Richard Kollmar, Parker Fennelly, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:53. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

47418. Boston Blackie. April 21, 1948. Program #158. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. John Wilson and Harry Baldwin graduate from an auto insurance racket to dabbling in murder. Richard Kollmar, Parker Fennelly, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:02. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

93641. Boston Blackie. April 28, 1948. Program #159. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Ingalls has been killed by a bomb through his window. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

94017. Boston Blackie. May 5, 1948. Program #160. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The entire Bolo gang has broken out of prison. How did they set the time and the place for the escape? Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

104495. Boston Blackie. May 19, 1948. Program #162. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Walter Galloway was killed 10 years ago, but he's been killed again this morning! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3438. Boston Blackie. June 23, 1948. Program #167. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Harry Walker is murdered by a heavy man with a broken nose. Blackie gets on the trail. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 28:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3439. Boston Blackie. June 30, 1948. Program #168. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Professor Beasley is murdered when Blackie and Mary return to their old alma mater. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3440. Boston Blackie. July 7, 1948. Program #169. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Three diamond thieves rob the Kingston diamonds and knock out Blackie while doing it. One of the thieves, named Danny Morris, is found murdered the next day, but Mike Graves and Joey Sometimes have airtight alibis. They were at the ballgame at the time of the robbery. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3441. Boston Blackie. July 14, 1948. Program #170. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie is framed for the Cummings murder and thrown in jail. His only alibi is then murdered! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3442. Boston Blackie. July 21, 1948. Program #171. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A counterfeit sweepstakes racket and a movie star lead Blackie to murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3443. Boston Blackie. July 28, 1948. Program #172. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A well-dressed man disappears in the middle of the vacant lot. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3444. Boston Blackie. August 4, 1948. Program #173. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A racketeer commits a double-murder and uses Boston Blackie for an alibi. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3445. Boston Blackie. August 11, 1948. Program #174. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie races the clock to help an innocent man doomed to be executed in just three hours! A good show. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3446. Boston Blackie. August 18, 1948. Program #175. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie breaks up a strange gang that murders the maids of rich women. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3447. Boston Blackie. August 25, 1948. Program #176. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A man manages to poison his wife by remote control! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106032. Boston Blackie. September 1, 1948. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Shopping for a present for Mary in a jewelry store, Blackie gets a special price on a $10,000 necklace....ten cents! The closing theme music has been deleted. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 23:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

106033. Boston Blackie. September 8, 1948. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Blackie's old friend Charlie Kingston just bought a 15-story office building for $1 million. When he returns to the building the next day, the building has disappeared! The closing theme music has been deleted. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 24:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

106034. Boston Blackie. October 6, 1948. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Joe Gatling calls Bill Weaver. Joe has a $1 bill for sale and Bill is willing to pay $50,000 for it. Later...a bank is robbed, of $1! The closing theme music has been deleted. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director), Ken Roberts (announcer). 25:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

13175. Boston Blackie. December 8, 1948. Program #191. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A scheming couple commit the "perfect murder" by using lightning to kill. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

13176. Boston Blackie. December 15, 1948. Program #192. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A convict breaks from jail to kill, but is just a bit late. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3470. Boston Blackie. December 22, 1948. Program #193. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). "Special Christmas Program." Blackie tries to solve a robbery on Christmas, and finds Santa Claus an unwilling accomplice. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106035. Boston Blackie. December 29, 1948. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. Harriet Benson is taking golf lessons from Carl Grady. Mr. Benson walks in and finds them kissing! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

10791. Boston Blackie. January 5, 1949. Program #195. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A crooked gambling casino has the ability to disappear at will. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:48. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

10792. Boston Blackie. January 12, 1949. Program #196. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. A dead man with $40,000 on his body is found in Blackie's apartment, and every clock in the place is broken. Dorothy Kilgallen, Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 25:13. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

3448. Boston Blackie. January 19, 1949. Program #197. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A movie publicity stunt backfires when a body is found on a boat parked in the middle of town. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3449. Boston Blackie. January 26, 1949. Program #198. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). John Frawley cannot prove his identity because everyone who can recognize him has been killed! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3450. Boston Blackie. February 2, 1949. Program #199. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Murder in Tin Pan Alley. Blackie sings along. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3451. Boston Blackie. February 9, 1949. Program #200. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A man disappears from the roof of a building and turns up dead in a ditch, miles away! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3452. Boston Blackie. February 16, 1949. Program #201. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie breaks up a waterfront racket and uncovers a murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3453. Boston Blackie. February 23, 1949. Program #202. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie breaks up a gambling ring and discovers a murderer in the process. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3454. Boston Blackie. March 2, 1949. Program #203. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie investigates the Polk Street mission which is a front for phoney accident racket. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3455. Boston Blackie. March 9, 1949. Program #204. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A woman who's been dead for several years had $600,000 stashed away. Blackie investigates. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3456. Boston Blackie. March 16, 1949. Program #205. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie kidnaps a murderer from police headquarters and when the murderer is himself killed, Blackie has to solve the case from jail. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3457. Boston Blackie. March 23, 1949. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie breaks up a gang that has been using a phoney charity gambling racket. The recording sounds as if it may be a recreation. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3458. Boston Blackie. March 30, 1949. Program #207. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A complex tale about the Amodon pearls. Three sets of crooks steal three duplicate sets of pearls. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3459. Boston Blackie. April 6, 1949. Program #208. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Jo Jo Thomas is murdered by "The Duke," who is surprisingly still in jail! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3460. Boston Blackie. April 13, 1949. Program #209. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie's watch and gun are found next to a corpse. It looks like one of Blackie's enemies is trying to frame him! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3461. Boston Blackie. April 20, 1949. Program #210. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). When a carnival fortune teller peers into her crystal ball and sees death, it turns out to be her own! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3462. Boston Blackie. April 27, 1949. Program #211. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Rival construction contractors erect a case of murder. Several cases in fact. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3463. Boston Blackie. May 4, 1949. Program #212. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). A corpse named Joe Gates is found on a sightseeing bus by an elderly couple. Beazey Jones is the killer, and he's killed when he becomes too greedy. Richard Kollmar, Jane Morgan, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3464. Boston Blackie. May 11, 1949. Program #213. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie solves several murders arising from a gangland double-cross. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 30:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3465. Boston Blackie. May 18, 1949. Program #214. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie is captured by a "femme fatale" who is working for an oil stock swindler. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3466. Boston Blackie. May 25, 1949. Program #215. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie brakes up a "Bluebeard" racket at a summer resort. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3467. Boston Blackie. June 1, 1949. Program #216. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). While trying to chase a tire thief named Pudgy, Blackie has an accident and winds up in the hospital. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3468. Boston Blackie. June 8, 1949. Program #217. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie breaks up a gang that specializes in a phoney perfume racket with a sideline of murder. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3469. Boston Blackie. June 15, 1949. Program #218. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication. Sponsored by: Champagne Velvet Beer (of Indiana). Blackie battles "The Professor," a scientific genius who plans his crimes to the second. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47906. Boston Blackie. Mutual net origination, Ziv syndication, CFRA Ottawa aircheck. Sustaining. Jim Anders is found stabbed to death, clutching a nickel tightly in his hand! It's a counterfeit nickel at that! The story is complete, but some public service announcements and the program closing have been deleted. Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 27:31. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

46248. Boston Blackie. Ziv syndication. Commercials added locally. The body of a dead woman, buried in the basement under the concrete, has disappeared! Richard Kollmar, Lesley Woods, Maurice Tarplin, Henry Sylvern (organist), Jeanne Harrison (director). 26:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

Report contains 200 programs.