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The House of Horror
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Script:
  • Orson Welles
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

February 13, 1938

Running time

27:20 min

Preceded by

The Phantom Voice (Radio Show)

Followed by

Hounds in the Hills (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

A male guardian puts a young women in an asylum in hopes of inheriting her money.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Driscoll (Valerie Kent's guardian; dies)
  • Dr. Andrae (dies)
  • Igor (dies)

Other Characters:

  • Valerie Kent
  • Pedro Mendez (a servant)

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • "The House of Horror" shares the same title as the November 17, 1940 broadcast, but not the same plot.

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