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The Plot Murder
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Script:
  • Orson Welles
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

February 27, 1938

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

Hounds in the Hills (Radio Show)

Followed by

The Bride of Death (Radio Show)

Plot[edit | edit source]

A hypnotist sabotages a flying torpedo. Later, he tries to use it to destroy the headquarters where several officials of the war department are meeting.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Professor Arkeles (an inventor; dies)
  • Barloff (dies)

Other Characters:

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • At the end of the show, the American Police Review presents The Shadow program with a special award.

Links[edit | edit source]

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