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Murder Before the Storm
Radio information
Aired date

October 10, 1954

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

The Cult of Death (Radio Show)

Followed by

The Hands of Death (Radio Show)


Three deaths at a summer resort hotel causes The Shadow to investigate after he and Margot Lane check in.

Full Cast[]

Featured Characters:


  • Greg Tyler (manager of Seacliff Inn)

Other Characters:

  • Captain Zeb (a ship's captain)
  • Rita Zeb (the captain's niece)
  • An unnamed hotel guest
  • Andy Walton (owner of Seacliff Inn; dies)

Notes and References[]


Radio scripts reprinted in The Shadow Knows...
* Death by Chapter * The Blackball Murder * Heartbeat of Death * The Horror in the Night * Murder Before the Storm * Murder in the Sun * The Vision of Death * The Case of the Dead Man's Shoes * The Final Hour * The Hands of Death * The Case of the Vanishing Killer * The Master of Torture * The Nightmare Combination * Tunnel of Terror * The Bells of St. Peter's