Quote1.png There stands the murderer! There stands the murderer of Cyrus Brockbright. His confession can come from his own lips. He knows that further concealment is useless! Quote2.png
--The Shadow

Appearing in "Murder House"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:

  • The Shadow's Agents:


  • Rex Jorridon (owner of a counterfeiting plant; dies)
  • James Medloe (gangster; dies)
  • Nick Shoyden (thug; dies)
  • Kip Farrick (thug; dies)
  • Pink Latham (thug; dies)
  • Bogo (Jorridon's henchman; dies)
  • Tinker (Jorridon's henchman; dies)

Other Characters:


  • New York City
  • Cranston's New Jersey mansion
  • Midvale


  • Flashlights (Morse code)


Synopsis for "Murder House"

Like a shell-torn battleground, the peace and quiet of a countryside give way to criminal warfare when The Shadow stalks through byways seeking the ruler of the Murder House.


  • Murder House as told to Maxwell Grant
  • Torch Song (Detective Grace Culver) by Roswell Brown
  • Men of the Law
  • A Case for the Kid (Shoeshine boy detective, Danny Garrett) by Steve Fisher
  • Hot Cash by William G. Bogart
  • The Third Degree by Dean Callahan
  • Codes by Henry Lysing
  • Death Alley by Edwin V. Burkholder
  • The Shadow Club (The Emergency Squad)
  • The Pulse of the Nation


  • On sale second and fourth Friday.

See Also

Recommended Reading

  • None.

Links and References

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