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The Isle of Fear
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Script:
  • Bill Johnstone
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

October 30, 1938

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

Gun Island (Radio Show)

Followed by

Shyster Payoff (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

While Lamont and Margot are visiting a friend in Haiti, a local voodoo cult kidnaps their friend's child. With the help of The Shadow, Margot rescues the boy by convincing the natives that she is a powerful priestess and much stronger than their leader.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Kay-On (a voodoo high priest; dies)
  • Kay-On's slave
  • Prince Henry
  • Old Gayot

Other Characters:

  • Monsieur Dupree
  • Juan Dupree (Monsieur Dupree's young son)
  • Monsieur Dupree's wife (dies in flashback)


  • Haiti

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • This episode features a young Richard Widmark voicing "native man #2."
  • The assistant district attorney of Queens County New York, Mr. Anthony Lavotti, makes an announcement at the end of the show.

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