Crime Club

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.


1624. Crime Club. December 2, 1946. Mutual net. "Death Blew Out The Match". Sustaining. The first show of the series. Set on a fog-bound island, a classic case of murder where the butler did it, or did he? The first ten seconds of the program opening have been deleted. Roger Bower (producer, director), Stedman Coles (adaptor), Kathleen Moore Knight (author). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

1625. Crime Club. January 22, 1947. Mutual net. "Mr. Smith's Hat". Sustaining. A man calls the police to say he's going to be murdered. Ten seconds later, the man's daughter calls to say she just found the body. Roger Bower (producer, director), Elaine Kent, Raymond Edward Johnson, William Podmore, Eleanor Phelps, Paul Hammond, Shirling Oliver, Barry Thompson, Helen Riley (author), Stedman Coles (adaptor). 29:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

221. Crime Club. March 13, 1947. Mutual net. "Fear Came First". Sustaining. 10:00 P.M. Four women fight over an inheritance in a deserted house. Two murders have just been committed. Roger Bower (producer, director), Sydney Smith, Helen Shields, Grace Copen, Irene Hubbard, Cameron Prud'Homme, Vera Kelsey (author), Stedman Coles (adaptor). 28:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1626. Crime Club. March 20, 1947. Mutual net. "Dead Men Control". Sustaining. A millionaire is killed while opening his wall safe. A large diamond is found missing, but is found again too soon. Helen Riley (writer), Ted Osborne, Alice Frost, Elspeth Eric. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1627. Crime Club. March 27, 1947. Mutual net. "Silent Witnesses". Sustaining. A woman hears two shots while asleep. A corpse is found shortly afterward, with only one hole! . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1628. Crime Club. April 3, 1947. Mutual net. "The Sun Is A Witness". Sustaining. 10:00 P.M. The shadows on a roll of film provide the clues to a murderer. Aaron Mark Stein (writer), Raymond Edward Johnson, Sidney Smith, Stedman Coles (adaptor), Roger Bower (producer, director). 29:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1629. Crime Club. April 10, 1947. Mutual net. "The Grey Mist Murders". Sustaining. A pleasure cruise to Hawaii on a private yacht becomes the scene of several murders. Constance Baker (writer, billed as Constance Little), Gwenyth Hemming-Jones (writer, billed as Gwenyth Little), Sidney Smith, Helen Shields. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1630. Crime Club. April 24, 1947. Mutual net. "The Topaz Flower". Sustaining. A murdered man's Topaz jewelry is missing but turns up the next day in a pawn shop. Charlotte Murray Russell (writer), Wyllis Cooper (adaptor), Raymond Edward Johnson, Julie Stevens. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1631. Crime Club. May 1, 1947. Mutual net. "Epitaph For Lydia". Sustaining. A case of claustrophobia is the key to solving a murder. Virginia Rath (writer), Julie Stevens, Mason Adams, Bryna Raeburn. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1632. Crime Club. May 8, 1947. Mutual net. "The Corpse Wore A Wig". Sustaining. A wig, a moosehead, and an exotic poison lead to the death of a doctor. Roger Bower (producer, director), Cameron Prud'Homme, Ted Osborne, Barry Thompson, Elspeth Eric, Elaine Kent, George Bagby (writer), Stedman Coles (adaptor). 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1633. Crime Club. May 22, 1947. Mutual net. "Murder On Margin". Sustaining. When a stock broker is murdered, his shoes provide the needed clue. Roger Bower (producer), Jock MacGregor (director), Jack McBride, Julie Stevens, Helen Shields, Dan Ocko, Barry Thompson, Joe DeSantis, Robert George Dean (writer), James Earthine (adaptor), Shirling Oliver. 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1634. Crime Club. May 29, 1947. Mutual net. "Murder Makes A Mummy". Sustaining. A corpse is found on display in a museum wrapped as a mummy. The story of a corpse that wouldn't be "bound" by the rules! Stedman Coles (writer), Lon Clark, Jock MacGregor (producer, director in place of Roger Bower), Jane Harven, Lawson Zerbe, Al Hodge, Ted Osborne. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1635. Crime Club. June 5, 1947. Mutual net. "Murder Rents A Room". Sustaining. A rich man "dies" but most of his money is missing. The man's ne'er-do-well nephew is suspect. Sarah Elizabeth Mason (writer), Elspeth Eric, Helen Shields, Shirling Oliver, Bill Smith, Cameron Prud'Homme. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1636. Crime Club. June 12, 1947. Mutual net. "Death Is A Knockout". Sustaining. A crime story with an unusual twist. The crook who tries to fix the prizefight is found murdered! Sydney Smith, Ted de Corsia, Bruce Smith, Stedman Coles (writer), Roger Bower (producer, director), Barbara Joyce, Arthur Vinton, Joan Tompkins. 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1637. Crime Club. June 19, 1947. Mutual net. "Hearses Don't Hurry". Sustaining. A crusading prosecutor suspects that the daughter of his mentor is involved in several murders. Roger Bower (producer, director), Steven Ransome (writer), Stedman Coles (adaptor), Sydney Smith, Charlotte Lawrence, Joseph Julian, Helen Shields, Larry Haines. 29:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1638. Crime Club. June 26, 1947. Mutual net. "Death Never Doubles". Sustaining. A lawyer and a crook are doubles and the crook's mob mistake the lawyer for their old boss. Stedman Coles (writer), Chester Stratton, Larry Haines, Julie Stevens. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1639. Crime Club. July 3, 1947. Mutual net. "Death At 7:10". Sustaining. Susan Ward Steel, a woman everybody hated is dies of atropine poisoning in the compartment of a mystery writer on a train. Her story is told through flashbacks. H. F. S. Moore (author), Stedman Coles (adaptor), Roger Bower (producer, director), Raymond Edward Johnson, Helen Shields, Cameron Prud'Homme, Ted Osborne, Eleanor Phelps, Pierce Carlton, Reese Taylor. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1640. Crime Club. July 10, 1947. Mutual net. "Coney Island Nocturne". Sustaining. A dumb cop has his pocket picked on the boardwalk. His wallet is found later on a corpse. Stedman Coles (writer), Walter Kinsella, Joan Alexander. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1641. Crime Club. July 17, 1947. Mutual net. "Death Deals A Diamond". Sustaining. A great diamond thief, just out of prison, is framed for another robbery. Stedman Coles (writer), Roger Bower (producer, director), Larry Haines, Charlotte Lawrence, Maurice Franklin, Reese Taylor, Joan Tompkins, King Calder. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1642. Crime Club. July 24, 1947. Mutual net. "Serenade Macabre". Sustaining. A circus triangle story. A murdered lion tamer causes the trouble. Stedman Coles (writer), Raymond Edward Johnson, Joan Tompkins, Cameron Prud'Homme. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1643. Crime Club. July 31, 1947. Mutual net. "The Self-Made Corpse". Sustaining. A mild little man visits a bunch of gangsters to have them help him with a bank robbery. They agree. Bruce Smith, Arthur Vinton, Irene Hubbard, William Quinn, Barry Thompson, Joan Constance, Stedman Coles (writer), Roger Bower (producer, director). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1644. Crime Club. August 7, 1947. Mutual net. "A Pitch In Time". Sustaining. A comical crime story about an incredibly stupid cop and a bank robbery. Walter Kinsella, Ann Thomas, Cameron Prud'Homme, King Calder, Stedman Coles (writer), Roger Bower (producer, director), Bill Smith, Earl George, Barry Thompson. 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1645. Crime Club. August 13, 1947. Mutual net. "The Gypsy Sings Of Death". Sustaining. A tea leaf reading, a lost bracelet, and a gypsy caravan lead a reporter to murder. Stedman Coles (writer), Chester Stratton, Virginia Dwyer, Stefan Schnabel, Peter Capell, Inge Adams. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1646. Crime Club. August 21, 1947. Mutual net. "A Deed Indeed". Sustaining. A man is mysteriously given the deed to a nightclub. He finds contraband and murder. Barry Thompson, Helen Shields, Julie Stevens, Larry Haines, Murray Forbes, Phil Baul (?), Roger Bower (director), Sydney Smith, Stedman Coles (writer). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1647. Crime Club. August 28, 1947. Mutual net. "Death Swims At Midnight". Sustaining. A corpse on the beach leads a vacationing detective to a murderer. Joe Latham, Barry Thompson, Roger Bower (producer, director), Arthur Vinton, Murray Forbes, Elspeth Eric, Ralph Camargo, James Urthine (writer), Charles Webster. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1648. Crime Club. September 4, 1947. Mutual net. "Sometimes A Sucker Wins". Sustaining. A woman tries to find her missing brother and finds murder instead. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1649. Crime Club. September 11, 1947. Mutual net. "Fish For Entree". Sustaining. A corpse with a dead fish in his pocket is fished out of the harbor. Stedman Coles (writer), Walter Kinsella, Virginia Dwyer, Bill Smith, Julie Stevens, Paul Hammond. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1650. Crime Club. September 25, 1947. Mutual net. "No Time For Murder". Sustaining. Murder and stolen diamonds are involved with a collection of antique clocks. The story of a clock that "chimed in with death!" Stedman Coles (writer), Roger Bower (producer, director), Raymond Edward Johnson, Myron McCormick, Charlotte Lawrence, Jean Ellen, Cameron Prud'Homme. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1651. Crime Club. October 2, 1947. Mutual net. "Cowhide". Sustaining. A suitcase with a half million dollars in securities, and a missing old man lead a private detective to murder. Stedman Coles (writer), William Quinn, Joan Tompkins, Cameron Prud'Homme. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1652. Crime Club. October 9, 1947. Mutual net. "Sentence Of Death". Sustaining. A very well-done story of a judge who has a lot of trouble trying to sentence a convicted murderer to death. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1653. Crime Club. October 16, 1947. Mutual net. "Cupid Can Be Deadly". Sustaining. Murder is surrounded by hypnotism, nightmares, and cupid riding a dark horse. The last show of the series. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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