Boston Blackie

Boston Blackie

Friend or Enemy

Audiobook CD - 2008
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Author Jack Boyle created the engaging ex-con Boston Blackie in 1914, but it was Richard Kollmar who brought him to life on radio in 1945. As a private detective, Blackie gets mixed up with plenty of murders, missing jewels and misunderstandings. But, his clients can capitalize on his underworld connections and street-wise ways . As a former criminal - and often a prime suspect in the cases he investigates - Blackie avoids the cops. He is an expert at evading the ever-present Inspector Faraday (played by Maurice Tarplin), though he enjoys needling the ineffectual investigator whenever he gets the chance. Jan Miner co-stars as Blackie's game and good-humored girlfriend, Mary Wesley, in these 16 digitally restored and remastered episodes. Episodes Include: Cover up for Mary 05-09-45; Blackie Jilts Mary 07-02-45; The Worthington Pearls 07-09-45; The Baseball Player Murder 04-16-46; The Stolen Car Ring 04-23-46; The Blaine Brothers Pawn Shop Murder 05-21-46; Gambler Joe Garland Killed 06-25-46; Jerry Williams Fixed Court Case 08-06-46; Fifty Thousand Dollar Necklace 11-19-46; Jack Small, Alias Bill Bigelow 01-07-47; Blackie and the Fur Thefts 01-14-47; The Bus to Valley Junction 04-01-47; Spinster Sisters 04-08-47; Randolph Construction Gang Bank Robbery 07-16-47; Blackie's Body in Wax 07-23-47; Blackie Loves Helen 02-04-48
Publisher: Little Falls, NJ : Radio Spirits, p2008.
ISBN: 9781570198793
1570198799
Branch Call Number: 791.4475
Characteristics: 8 sound discs (ca. 8 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Kollmar, Richard

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