Appearing in "The Blackest Mail"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Flip Hillher (dies)

Other Characters:

  • Lieutenant Sherly
  • Don Barron (an actor)
  • Genia Gladder (an actress)
  • Tony Hunter (a writer)
  • Mr. J. Gainsworthy (studio president)
  • Richard Doster (an actor; dies)
  • Sturm (a director; dies)


  • Impressive Films, Inc. Studios



Synopsis for "The Blackest Mail"

Mysterious handwriting on a wall, a lady with a toy boat and a man with a kite -- all clues to a dramatic, cunning plot which finds The Shadow in Hollywood fighting the macabre machinations of a ruthless killer.


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  • Bruce Elliott takes over for Walter Gibson as The Shadow's raconteur. Elliott will author the next fourteen issues under the "Maxwell Grant" house name, until Gibson returns in the August-September 1948 issue, "Jade Dragon".

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