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The Poison Death
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Script:
  • Orson Welles
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

January 30, 1938

Running time

27:40 min

Preceded by

The Society of the Living Dead (Radio Show)

Followed by

The Phantom Voice (Radio Show)

Synopsis[edit | edit source]

A terrorist claiming to be The Shadow is poisoning the Department of Sanitation's water supply, and only the real Shadow can deduce who is behind the diabolical crime.

The Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Gerber (a mad chemist; dies)

Other Characters:

Notes and References[edit | edit source]

  • Though invisible, The Shadow has his hands burned when the villain throws acid on him.

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