Mystery and intrigue, crimes and investigations, suspense and the unknown! Radio combined these elements to give listeners some scintillating thrills -- and the Mutual Broadcasting System specialized in satisfying their taste for excitement with some of the medium's most distinctive anthology programs.
Collected here are many of Mutual's most mysterious moments -- digitally remastered, and drawn from such first-rate series as Murder Clinic, Crime Club, Murder By Experts, True Detective Mysteries, and Mystery Is My Hobby. A Program Guide by broadcast historian Elizabeth McLeod, featuring an in-depth look at the network and its legacy of fine crime drama, is included.
Episodes Include: Murder Clinic: The Hallway Flat Tragedy 08-18-42, A Scrap of Lace 09-22-42, The Tragedy of Marsden Manor 10-06-42, Gulfstream Green 10-13-42; Crime Club: Mr. Smith's Hat 01-22-47, Fear Came First 03-13-47, Dead Men Control 03-20-47, The Sun Is A Witness 04-03-47; Murder By Experts: The Creeper 07-18-49, Dig Your Own Grave 08-15-49; True Detective Mysteries: The Dream of Richard Lauber 12-23-47, The Missing Wife 01-13-58; Mystery Is My Hobby: The Murder of Henry Lawrence (Program # 44), The John Crain Murder (Program # 45), Morini and the Formula (Program # 46), Kenneth Pringle, Polo Player (Program # 50)