Nick Carter, Master Detective

April 11, 1943 to September 25, 1955
722 episodes known to exist
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April 11, 1943 - April 15, 1944
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April 17, 1944 - September 1, 1944
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October 8, 1944 - February 24, 1946
Nick Carter, Master Detective
73
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March 5, 1946 - August 13, 1946
Nick Carter, Master Detective
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August 18, 1946 - June 5, 1949
Nick Carter, Master Detective
147
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June 12, 1949 - September 21, 1952
Nick Carter, Master Detective
172
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September 28, 1952 - July 12, 1953
Nick Carter, Master Detective
42
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July 19, 1953 - June 5, 1955
Nick Carter, Master Detective
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June 12, 1955 - September 25, 1955
Nick Carter, Master Detective
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Nick Carter, Master Detective
Also known as NICK CARTER, MASTER DETECTIVE
April 11, 1943 - April 15, 1944
53 episodes known to exist
Stars: Lon Clark, Helen Chaote, Ed Latimer, John Kane
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
April 11, 1943 
Strange Dr. Devolo 
Sunday 5:30 - 6:00 
30:00 

 
April 18, 1943 
The Voice of Crime 
Sunday 5:30 - 6:00 
30:00 

 
April 27, 1943 
Mystery of the Indian Idols 
Tuesday 9:30 - 10:00pm 
30:00 

 
May 4, 1943 
The Mystery of the Old Red Mill 
 
30:00 

 
May 11, 1943 
Seven Drops of Blood 
 
30:00 

 
May 18, 1943 
Three Blind Mice 
 
30:00 

 
May 25, 1943 
The Skeleton in the Closet 
 
30:00 

 
June 1, 1943 
The Purloined Portraits 
 
30:00 

 
June 8, 1943 
Murder in Bronze 
 
30:00 

 
10 
June 15, 1943 
Insured For Death 
 
30:00 

 
11 
June 22, 1943 
The Forgotten Alibi 
 
30:00 

 
12 
June 29, 1943 
Endowment For Murder 
 
30:00 

 
13 
July 6, 1943 
The Echo of Death 
 
29:34 

 
14 
July 12, 1943 
Death Across the Tracks 
Show moves to Monday 9:30 - 10:00pm 
30:00 

 
15 
July 19, 1943 
Death's Double Deal 
 
30:00 

 
16 
July 26, 1943 
The Mystery of the Devil's Treasure 
 
30:00 

 
17 
August 2, 1943 
Murder in the Crypt 
 
30:00 

 
18 
August 9, 1943 
Murder On Skull Island 
 
30:00 

 
19 
August 16, 1943 
Carnival of Death 
 
30:00 

 
20 
August 23, 1943 
Dead Man's Reef 
 
30:00 

 
21 
August 30, 1943 
Ragoff Broach 
 
30:00 

 
22 
September 6, 1943 
The Tattooed Twin 
 
30:00 

 
23 
September 13, 1943 
Igloo of Burning Death 
 
30:00 

 
24 
September 20, 1943 
The 30 Fathom Crime 
 
30:00 

 
25 
September 27, 1943 
The Glass Coffin 
 
30:00 

 
26 
October 4, 1943 
Flying Duck Murders 
 
28:10 

 
27 
October 11, 1943 
The Great Elevator Mystery 
 
30:00 

 
28 
October 18, 1943 
State's Prison Evidence 
 
30:00 

 
29 
October 25, 1943 
An Angle On Murder 
 
29:50 

 
30 
November 3, 1943 
Body On the Slab 
Show moves to Wednesday 8:30 - 9:00pm 
29:34 

 
31 
November 10, 1943 
The Drug Ring Murder 
 
29:16 

 
32 
November 17, 1943 
Substitute Bride 
 
29:04 

 
33 
November 24, 1943 
Disappearing Corpse 
 
28:00 

 
34 
December 4, 1943 
West Dock Street Murders 
Show moves to Saturday 7:00 - 7:30pm 
30:00 

 
35 
December 11, 1943 
The Secret of the Ruined Fort 
 
30:00 

 
36 
December 18, 1943 
The Newsreel Crime 
 
30:00 

 
37 
December 25, 1943 
Nick Carter's Christmas Adventure 
Christmas Program 
30:00 

 
38 
January 1, 1944 
Newsreel Crime 
 
30:00 

 
39 
January 8, 1944 
Double Disguise 
 
29:20 

 
40 
January 15, 1944 
Nine Hours to Live 
 
29:53 

 
41 
January 22, 1944 
Records of Death 
 
29:41 

 
42 
January 29, 1944 
The Unwilling Accomplice 
 
30:00 

 
43 
February 5, 1944 
Corpse in the Cab 
 
29:30 

 
44 
February 12, 1944 
Missing, Harold Ascort 
 
29:58 

 
45 
February 19, 1944 
Death After Dark 
 
29:50 

 
46 
February 26, 1944 
Dead Witnesses 
 
28:20 

 
47 
March 4, 1944 
Death in the Pines 
 
29:40 

 
48 
March 11, 1944 
Horoscope Murders 
 
29:30 

 
49 
March 18, 1944 
Tiger Death 
 
29:30 

 
50 
March 25, 1944 
Drums of Death 
 
28:50 

 
51 
April 1, 1944 
Professor's Secret 
 
29:20 

 
52 
April 8, 1944 
Murder by Magic 
 
29:47 

 
53 
April 15, 1944 
A Cat Brings Death 
Last 30 minut minute show 
29:30 

 
Nick Carter, Master Detective
Also known as NICK CARTER, MASTER DETECTIVE
April 17, 1944 - September 1, 1944
98 episodes known to exist
Stars: Lon Clark, Helen Chaote, Ed Latimer, John Kane
9: 15 - 10
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
54 
April 17, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
55 
April 18, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
56 
April 19, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
57 
April 20, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
58 
April 21, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
59 
April 24, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
60 
April 25, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
61 
April 26, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
62 
April 27, 1944 
Babies For Sale Part 9 
 
29:30 

 
63 
May 1, 1944 
Murder by Magic Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
64 
May 2, 1944 
Murder by Magic Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
65 
May 3, 1944 
Murder by Magic Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
66 
May 4, 1944 
Murder by Magic Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
67 
May 5, 1944 
Murder by Magic Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
68 
May 8, 1944 
House of Death Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
69 
May 9, 1944 
House of Death Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
70 
May 10, 1944 
House of Death Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
71 
May 11, 1944 
House of Death Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
72 
May 12, 1944 
House of Death Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
73 
May 15, 1944 
House of Death Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
74 
May 16, 1944 
House of Death Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
75 
May 17, 1944 
House of Death Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
76 
May 18, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
77 
May 19, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
78 
May 22, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
79 
May 23, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
80 
May 24, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
81 
May 25, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
82 
May 26, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
83 
May 29, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
84 
May 30, 1944 
Eye of Death Part 9 
 
29:30 

 
85 
May 31, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
86 
June 1, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
87 
June 2, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
88 
June 5, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
89 
June 6, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
90 
June 7, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
91 
June 8, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
92 
June 9, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
93 
June 12, 1944 
Test Tube Murders Part 9 
 
29:30 

 
94 
June 13, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
95 
June 14, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
96 
June 15, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
97 
June 16, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
98 
June 19, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
99 
June 20, 1944 
Accidental Bullet Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
100 
June 21, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
101 
June 22, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
102 
June 23, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
103 
June 26, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
104 
June 27, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
105 
June 28, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
106 
June 29, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
107 
June 30, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
108 
July 3, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 9 
 
29:30 

 
109 
July 4, 1944 
Frightened Corpse Part 10 
 
29:30 

 
110 
July 5, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
111 
July 6, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
112 
July 7, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
113 
July 10, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
114 
July 11, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
115 
July 12, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
116 
July 13, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
117 
July 14, 1944 
Murder to Music Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
118 
July 17, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
119 
July 18, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
120 
July 19, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
121 
July 20, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
122 
July 21, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
123 
July 24, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
124 
July 25, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
125 
July 26, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
126 
July 27, 1944 
Gate to Heaven Part 9 
 
29:30 

 
127 
July 31, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
128 
August 1, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
129 
August 2, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
130 
August 3, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
131 
August 4, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
132 
August 7, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
133 
August 8, 1944 
Castle of Chaos Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
134 
August 9, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
135 
August 10, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
136 
August 11, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
137 
August 14, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
138 
August 15, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
139 
August 16, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 6 
 
29:30 

 
140 
August 17, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 7 
 
29:30 

 
141 
August 18, 1944 
Picture of Death Part 8 
 
29:30 

 
142 
August 21, 1944 
Twilight Terror Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
143 
August 22, 1944 
Twilight Terror Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
144 
August 23, 1944 
Twilight Terror Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
145 
August 24, 1944 
Twilight Terror Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
146 
August 25, 1944 
Twilight Terror Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
147 
August 28, 1944 
Drums of Death Part 1 
 
29:30 

 
148 
August 29, 1944 
Drums of Death Part 2 
 
29:30 

 
149 
August 30, 1944 
Drums of Death Part 3 
 
29:30 

 
150 
August 31, 1944 
Drums of Death Part 4 
 
29:30 

 
151 
September 1, 1944 
Drums of Death Part 5 
 
29:30 

 
Nick Carter, Master Detective
Also known as NICK CARTER, MASTER DETECTIVE
October 8, 1944 - February 24, 1946
73 episodes known to exist
Stars: Lon Clark, Helen Chaote, Ed Latimer, John Kane
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
152 
October 8, 1944 
The Numbers Murder 
 
29:30 

 
153 
October 15, 1944 
Slingshot Murders 
 
29:30 

 
154 
October 22, 1944 
Murder On Mad Mountain 
 
29:40 

 
155 
October 29, 1944 
Funeral Wreath 
 
29:30 

 
156 
November 5, 1944 
Death in the Pool 
 
29:40 

 
157 
November 12, 1944 
Murder in the Night 
 
29:20 

 
158 
November 19, 1944 
Unexpected Death 
 
29:20 

 
159 
November 26, 1944 
Black Rose Murders 
 
29:30 

 
160 
December 3, 1944 
Death Plays the Lead 
 
29:20 

 
161 
December 10, 1944 
Murder by Suicide 
 
29:30 

 
162 
December 17, 1944 
Strands of Murder 
 
29:30 

 
163 
December 24, 1944 
Murder Goes to College 
 
29:10 

 
164 
December 31, 1944 
Murder in a Decanter 
 
29:30 

 
165 
January 7, 1945 
Monkey Sees Murder 
 
28:40 

 
166 
January 14, 1945 
Murder by Fire 
 
28:40 

 
167 
January 21, 1945 
Death by Ricochet 
 
29:30 

 
168 
January 28, 1945 
Eye For an Eye 
 
29:30 

 
169 
February 4, 1945 
Ready For Murder 
 
29:30 

 
170 
February 11, 1945 
Face of Death 
 
29:30 

 
171 
February 18, 1945 
Mind over Murder 
 
29:30 

 
172 
February 25, 1945 
Disappearing Corpse 
 
29:30 

 
173 
March 4, 1945 
Poison with a Past 
 
29:43 

 
174 
March 11, 1945 
Webs of Murder 
 
29:30 

 
175 
March 18, 1945 
Death Goes to the Post 
 
29:30 

 
176 
March 25, 1945 
Death Behind the Scenes 
 
29:40 

 
177 
April 1, 1945 
Death At the Studio 
 
29:30 

 
178 
April 8, 1945 
Death At the Toll Bridge 
 
29:30 

 
179 
April 15, 1945 
Missing Dead 
 
29:30 

 
180 
April 22, 1945 
The Truth Machine 
 
29:30 

 
181 
April 29, 1945 
The Witch of Dondenberg Mountain 
Halloween Program 
29:30 

 
182 
May 6, 1945 
The Vanishing Lady 
 
29:30 

 
183 
May 13, 1945 
Crime Machine 
 
29:30 

 
184 
May 20, 1945 
Mystery of Hangman's Wood 
 
29:30 

 
185 
May 27, 1945 
The Haunted Rocking Chair 
 
29:37 

 
186 
June 3, 1945 
Short Range Death 
 
29:30 

 
187 
June 10, 1945 
Murder in Cell 17 
 
29:30 

 
188 
June 17, 1945 
The Corpse Accuses 
 
29:30 

 
189 
June 24, 1945 
D Is For Death 
 
29:30 

 
190 
July 1, 1945 
The Man Who Lived Too Long 
 
29:30 

 
191 
July 8, 1945 
The Case of the Near Sighted Picture 
 
29:30 

 
192 
July 15, 1945 
A Penny For Your Thoughts 
 
29:30 

 
193 
July 22, 1945 
Make-Believe Murder 
 
29:30 

 
194 
July 29, 1945 
The Case of the Unwritten Letter 
 
29:41 

 
195 
August 5, 1945 
The Hanging Paperhanger 
 
29:30 

 
196 
August 12, 1945 
The Case of the Sick Statue 
 
29:36 

 
197 
August 19, 1945 
The Case of the Bleeding Bobolink 
 
29:30 

 
198 
August 26, 1945 
The Case of the Vanishing Postman 
 
28:50 

 
199 
September 2, 1945 
Factory of Death 
 
29:30 

 
200 
September 9, 1945 
The Case of the Talking Tree 
 
29:30 

 
201 
September 16, 1945 
The Case of the Queen's Eyebrow 
 
29:30 

 
202 
September 23, 1945 
The Mystery of Wonderful Willie 
 
29:30 

 
203 
September 30, 1945 
The Case of the Howling Horse 
 
29:30 

 
204 
October 7, 1945 
The Case of the Worried Mom 
 
29:30 

 
205 
October 14, 1945 
The Case of the Weeping Clown 
 
29:30 

 
206 
October 21, 1945 
Ambassador of Death 
 
29:30 

 
207 
October 28, 1945 
The Case of the Goldon Seed 
 
29:30 

 
208 
November 4, 1945 
Return of Lucresia Borgia 
 
29:30 

 
209 
November 11, 1945 
The Case of the Insane House 
 
29:30 

 
210 
November 18, 1945 
The Case of the Whispering Venus 
 
29:30 

 
211 
November 25, 1945 
Sweet Singer of Death 
 
29:30 

 
212 
December 2, 1945 
Uncle Sam's Nephew 
 
29:30 

 
213 
December 9, 1945 
Vanishing Diamonds 
 
29:30 

 
214 
December 16, 1945 
The House That Walked Away 
 
29:30 

 
215 
December 23, 1945 
The Case of the Educated Corpse 
 
29:30 

 
216 
December 30, 1945 
The Case of Shakespeare's Ghost 
 
29:38 

 
217 
January 6, 1946 
The Case of the Wandering Corpse 
 
29:30 

 
218 
January 13, 1946 
The Case of Jezebel's Jewels 
 
29:30 

 
219 
January 20, 1946 
The Case of the Murdered Teacup 
 
29:30 

 
220 
January 27, 1946 
The Body in the Ice 
 
29:45 

 
221 
February 3, 1946 
The Corpse Wore Medals 
 
29:30 

 
222 
February 10, 1946 
The Case of the Blue Paper Heart 
 
29:30 

 
223 
February 17, 1946 
The Case of the Uninvited Client 
 
29:30 

 
224 
February 24, 1946 
The Witness Saw Nothing 
 
29:30 

 
Nick Carter, Master Detective
Also known as NICK CARTER, MASTER DETECTIVE
March 5, 1946 - August 13, 1946
24 episodes known to exist
Stars: Lon Clark, Helen Chaote, Ed Latimer, John Kane
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
225 
March 5, 1946 
The Case of the Dead Witness 
Show moves to Tuesdays 3:30 - 4:00pm 
29:30 

 
226 
March 12, 1946 
The Case of the Dead Man's Giggle 
 
29:30 

 
227 
March 19, 1946 
The Case of the Circus Killer 
 
29:30 

 
228 
March 26, 1946 
The Case of the Remodeled Killer 
 
29:30 

 
229 
April 2, 1946 
Eight Records of Death 
 
29:30 

 
230 
April 9, 1946 
The Case of the Disappearing Corpse 
 
29:30 

 
231 
April 16, 1946 
Nine Hours to Live 
 
29:30 

 
232 
April 23, 1946 
The Case of the Little Old Ladies 
 
29:30 

 
233 
April 30, 1946 
The Case of the Wrong Clue 
 
29:30 

 
234 
May 7, 1946 
The Case of the Boss's Secretary 
 
29:30 

 
235 
May 14, 1946 
Dead Men Break No Bones 
 
29:30 

 
236 
May 21, 1946 
The Case of the Poker Murders 
 
29:30 

 
237 
May 28, 1946 
The Case of the Demented Daughter 
 
29:30 

 
238 
June 4, 1946 
The Case of the Dictaphone Murder 
 
29:30 

 
239 
June 11, 1946 
The Case of the Clumsy Forgeries 
 
29:30 

 
240 
June 18, 1946 
The Case of the Make-Believe Robbery 
 
29:30 

 
241 
June 25, 1946 
The Case of the Missing Alarm Clock 
 
29:30 

 
242 
July 2, 1946 
The Case of the Unwilling Criminal 
 
29:30 

 
243 
July 9, 1946 
The Case of the Black Key 
 
29:30 

 
244 
July 16, 1946 
The Case of the Beautiful Brunette 
 
29:30 

 
245 
July 23, 1946 
Death After Dinner 
 
29:30 

 
246 
July 30, 1946 
The Case of the Double Double-Cross 
 
29:30 

 
247 
August 6, 1946 
The Case of the Diplomat Diamond 
 
29:30 

 
248 
August 13, 1946 
The Case of the Immigrant Girl 
 
29:30