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The Cat That Killed
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Bill Johnstone
  • Marjorie Anderson
Aired date

December 31, 1939

Running time

24:50 min

Preceded by

The Stockings Were Hung (Radio Show)

Followed by

Murder in the Death House (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

Three night watchmen have been murdered at Barton's warehouse by a monstrous cat and The Shadow goes undercover, as the next watchman.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Blanchard (dies)

Other Characters:

  • Richard Widmark as Mr. Barton (a warehouse owner)
  • A Night Watchman (dies)
  • Clancy

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • This episode features a young Richard Widmark.
  • The Shadow kills his foe by cutting down a trapeze, which the villain used to escape out of a window earlier. The criminal dies by falling to his death.

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