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Crime Fighters

Crime Fighters takes you back to the early days of radio and all the great crime, detective, police programs that were available each night. Join us as we relive the great days of Old Time Radio/

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Crime Fighters 86 The Black Book presents My Favorite Corpse

The Black Book. February 24, 1952. CBS net. "My Favorite Corpse". Paul Frees, John Dehner, Nelson Bond (author), John Meston (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (director), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Clarence Cassell (announcer).

14mins

27 Apr 2009

Rank #1

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Crime Fighters 3 Federal Agent - A Killing In London

Crime Fighters presents Federal Agent-"A Killing In London".  lie detector. .

16mins

26 Sep 2006

Rank #2

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Crime Fighters 92

Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator. October 17, 1951.  Al White, a crusading columnist, is murdered afterthreatening to expose a fixed fight and political corruption. WilliamGargan, Santos Ortega, Don Pardo (announcer), Frank Kane (writer),Edward King (director).Running from 1951 through 1955, Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigatoris about a New York private eye. Produced in New York from 1951 to 1954and then moved it to Hollywood where it aired from 1954 to 1955.  Thisentertaining old time radio series originally titled "Barry Crane" waslater renamed "Barrie Craig."

25mins

31 Aug 2009

Rank #3

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Done To Death

From The Files Of Rex Saunders-Done To Death 5-16-51  http://oldtimeradiodvd.com

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8 Apr 2014

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Crime Fighers 6 Federal Agent - Tim Conroy

Crime Fighters Presents Federal Agent. 1947 "Tim Conroy"Hunt for a big time gamblerOnline Meetings Made Easy with GoToMeeting Try it Free for 45 days use Promo Code Podcast

16mins

4 Nov 2006

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Crime Fighters 94 The Case of the Borrowed Wife

Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator. November 7, 1951. NBC net."The Case Of The Borrowed Wife". Sustaining. A corpse with a knife inhis back follows a damsel in distress into Craig's office. Don Pardo(announcer), Elspeth Eric, Himan Brown (director), Louis Vittes(writer), Parker Fennelly, William Gargan.

34mins

14 Sep 2009

Rank #6

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Crime Fighters Podcast 66 Death Blew Out the Mat

Crime Fighters Presents "Death Blew Out the Mat" 12/2/46

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18 Aug 2008

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Death And The Dancing Footman

Inspector Alleyn-Death And The Dancing Footman   http://oldtimeradiodvd.com

1hr 28mins

22 Apr 2014

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Crime Fighters 97 Dead Loss

Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator. October 15, 1952. NBC net."Dead Loss". Sustaining. Not auditioned. "A man comes to visit me sixmonths after he's buried, a lady dies long after she's dead, and abeautiful young girl...does what?" William Gargan, Louis Vittes(writer), Fran Carlon, Himan Brown (director), Don Pardo (announcer).

27mins

28 Sep 2009

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Inspector Alleyn When In Rome

Inspector Alleyn When In Rome http://oldtimeradiodvd.com826

57mins

2 Mar 2016

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Inspector Thorne Empty Ashtray Murder Case

Inspector Thorne Empty Ashtray Murder Case 9-20-51http://oldtimeradiodvd.com4394

30mins

7 Jun 2016

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Crime Fighters 98 Alias Clark Smith

Running from 1951 through 1955, Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator is about a New York private eye. Produced in New York from 1951 to 1954 and then moved it to Hollywood where it aired from 1954 to 1955.  This entertaining old time radio series originally titled "Barry Crane" was later renamed "Barrie Craig."

27mins

5 Oct 2009

Rank #12

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Bruce Burke, Murder Frame-Up

Old Time Radio Network Announces Our 5th Anniversary Special Edition Of Old Time Radio Collection 10 Volumes, 1000's of Hours of Listening over 5000 Shows From the best of OTR Purchase Today an Save, $73.49 Free Shipping for Complete 10 DVD Set PLUS BONUS DVDsSpace Patrol TV Volume 1 and Volume 1 Rin Tin Tin  or $7.95 for individual DVD Classic TV Shows, Superman, Rin Tin Tin, Howdy Doody, Rocky Jones, Big Band Serenade Classic Serials, Captain America and more Go To Old Time Radio Network and order today

26mins

20 Apr 2010

Rank #13

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Mr. District Attorney. February 3, 1943 "The Case Of The Backstage Murder" Sponsor:oldtimeradiodvd.com

Mr. District Attorney. February 3, 1943. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Case Of The Backstage Murder". A black-faced comedian has been knifed to death backstage at a burlesque theatre. Or has he? The fill material is an unidentified drama about a house with a room with eight doors titled "Nightmare," by William Irish. Jay Jostyn, Len Doyle, Vicki Vola, Peter Lorre (AFRS host), Cornell Woolrich (writer, billed as "William Irish"), Phillips H. Lord (creator). http://audiblepodcast.com/rnn

25mins

13 Mar 2012

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Johnny Dollar-Blood River

Johnny Dollar-Blood River 8-3-50 http://oldtimeradiodvd.com

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14 Jul 2014

Rank #15

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Philo Vance. September , 1948 The Argus Murder Case Sponsor:oldtimeradiodvd.com

Philo Vance. September , 1948  The Argus Murder Case Jackson Beck, Joan Alexander, S. S. Van Dine (creator), Jeanne K. Harrison (director), Henry Sylvern (organist)  http://audiblepodcast.com/rnn  1 free audible audiobook

27mins

27 Mar 2012

Rank #16

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Boston Blackie-The Valuable Door Buzzer

Boston Blackie-The Valuable Door Buzzer 12-31-47  http://oldtimeradiodvd.com

26mins

18 Nov 2014

Rank #17

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Crime Fighters Marijuana Mystery

Old Time Radio Network Announces Our 5th Anniversary Special Edition Of Old Time Radio Collection 10 Volumes, 1000's of Hours of Listening over 5000 Shows From the best of OTR All 10 Volumes Plus Bonus Space Patrol Volume 1 at the low price of $ 72.49 Unbelievable!!! Purchase Today an Save, $79.49 Free Shipping for Complete 10 DVD Set PLUS BONUS DVDsSpace Patrol TV Volume 1 , Volume 1 Rin Tin Tin, and Superman Volume 1  or you may purchase individual DVDs Classic TV Shows, Superman, Rin Tin Tin, Howdy Doody, Rocky Jones, Big Band Serenade COMING SOON!!! Classic Serials, Captain America and more Go To Old Time Radio Network and order today

24mins

27 Apr 2010

Rank #18

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Crime Fighters 77 Crime Does Not Pay in Female of The Species 1 of 2

Crime Does Not Pay was an anthology radio crime drama series based on MGM's short film series. The films began in 1935 with Crime Does Not Pay: Buried Loot. For the most part, actors who appeared in B-films were featured, but occasionally, one of MGM's major stars would make an appearance.The radio series aired in New York on WMGM (October 10, 1949-October 10, 1951) and then moved to the Mutual network (January 7-December 22, 1952). Actors included Bela Lugosi, Everett Sloane, Ed Begley, John Loder and Lionel Stander.

30mins

26 Jan 2009

Rank #19

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Boston Blackie-Baseball And Gambling

Boston Blackie-Baseball And Gambling 4-29-47 http://oldtimeradiodvd.com

28mins

8 Jun 2014

Rank #20