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Death Is Blind
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Script:
  • Bill Johnstone
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

November 20, 1938

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

Black Rock (Radio Show)

Followed by

Fountain of Death (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

A doctor experimenting with chemicals in his lab accidentally blinds his assistant. The directors who own the lab threaten to fire the doctor because of the incident. The doctor takes revenge by shooting them with a rifle, hoping people will think they were all suicides.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Dr. Franz Layden (dies)
  • Walter Dunn (a boy; suicide)

Other Characters:

  • Gates (dies)
  • Gilmore (dies)
  • Walter Dunn's mother

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • The Shadow is shot in the arm while invisible.

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