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Death in the Tomb
Radio information

Blue Coal

Aired date

March 26, 1944

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

Drums of Doom (Radio Show)

Followed by

Death Makes the Headlines (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

A mad scientist has created a laboratory where he keeps his kidnapped victims in glass chambers and conducts human hibernation experiments.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Milton Hager (a scientist; dies)

Other Characters:

  • Joe Norwood (a college football player from 1932)

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • My father, Verne Jay, wrote Death in the Tomb. I have a copy of the script. I donated the original to the University of Wisconsin Film & Theatre Center. Linda Jay (

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