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The Voice of Death
Radio information

Blue Coal

  • Orson Welles
  • Agnes Moorehead
Aired date

December 26, 1937

Running time

30 min

Preceded by

Cold Death (Radio Show)

Followed by

Djaruti, Goddess of Death (Radio Show)

Plot[edit | edit source]

A phony spiritualist is hired to torture the mind of a wealthy widow, in hopes that she'll go insane and change her will, leaving her money to her son-in-law after she commits suicide.

Full Cast[edit | edit source]

Featured Characters:


  • Zeta (a phony spiritualist)
  • Ronald Langford (Van Dek's son-in-law)
  • Dude and Paddy (thugs)

Other Characters:

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