The Shadow of Fu Manchu

May 8, 1939 to November 4, 1939
85 episodes known to exist
The Shadow of Fu Manchu was an adventure radio drama adapted from the first nine Fu Manchu novels by Sax Rohmer. The syndicated series aired from 1939 to 1940 in 15-minute installments. More on Wikipedia
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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May 8, 1939 - August 7, 1939
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August 7, 1939 - November 4, 1939
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The Shadow of Fu Manchu
May 8, 1939 - August 7, 1939
39 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
May 8, 1939 
Insidious Dr Fu Manchu 
 
15:00 

 
May 10, 1939 
Zayat Kiss 
 
15:00 

 
May 12, 1939 
Zayat Kiss 
 
15:00 

 
May 15, 1939 
Clue of the Pigtail 
 
15:00 

 
May 17, 1939 
Clue of the Pigtail 
 
15:00 

 
May 19, 1939 
Redmost 
 
15:00 

 
May 22, 1939 
Redmost 
 
15:00 

 
May 24, 1939 
Green Mist 
 
15:00 

 
May 26, 1939 
Green Mist 
 
15:00 

 
10 
May 29, 1939 
Call of Siva 
 
15:00 

 
11 
May 31, 1939 
Call of Siva 
 
15:00 

 
12 
June 2, 1939 
Karameneh 
 
15:00 

 
13 
June 5, 1939 
Karameneh 
 
15:00 

 
14 
June 7, 1939 
Andaman Second 
 
15:00 

 
15 
June 9, 1939 
Andaman Second 
 
15:00 

 
16 
June 12, 1939 
Golden Flask 
 
15:00 

 
17 
June 14, 1939 
Golden Flask 
 
15:00 

 
18 
June 16, 1939 
Spores of Death 
 
15:00 

 
19 
June 19, 1939 
Spores of Death 
 
15:00 

 
20 
June 21, 1939 
Knocking On the Door 
 
15:00 

 
21 
June 23, 1939 
Knocking On the Door 
 
15:00 

 
22 
June 26, 1939 
Traveler From Tibet 
 
15:00 

 
23 
June 28, 1939 
Flower of Silence 
 
15:00 

 
24 
June 30, 1939 
Si Fan Move 
 
15:00 

 
25 
July 5, 1939 
Talun Mur Chest 
 
15:00 

 
26 
July 7, 1939 
Golden Pomegranates 
 
15:00 

 
27 
July 10, 1939 
Midnight Summons 
 
15:00 

 
28 
July 12, 1939 
Cry of a Nighthawk 
 
15:00 

 
29 
July 14, 1939 
Under the Elms 
 
15:00 

 
30 
July 17, 1939 
Enter Lt Slade 
 
15:00 

 
31 
July 19, 1939 
Climber 
 
15:00 

 
32 
July 21, 1939 
White Peacock 
 
15:00 

 
33 
July 24, 1939 
Dark Eyes Look Into Mine 
 
15:00 

 
34 
July 26, 1939 
Coughing Horror 
 
15:00 

 
35 
July 28, 1939 
Questing Hands 
 
15:00 

 
36 
July 31, 1939 
Silver Buddha 
 
15:00 

 
37 
August 2, 1939 
Bells 
 
15:00 

 
38 
August 4, 1939 
Six Gates 
 
15:00 

 
39 
August 7, 1939 
Purple Shadow 
 
15:00 
Shadow of Fu Manchu
August 7, 1939 - November 4, 1939
46 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
79 
August 7, 1939 
The Purple Spot 
 
15:00 
80 
August 8, 1939 
Sign of the White Peacock Discovered 
 
15:00 
81 
August 9, 1939 
Opening the Sarcophagus 
 
15:00 

 
82 
August 10, 1939 
Black Magic 
 
15:00 

 
85 
August 14, 1939 
The Council of Seven 
 
15:00 

 
86 
August 15, 1939 
Grebble Under Madame Ingamar's Spell 
 
15:00 
93 
August 23, 1939 
Grebble and Smith Prisoners 
 
15:00 

 
94 
August 24, 1939 
Fu Manchu Appears 
 
15:00 

 
99 
August 30, 1939 
Arrow For Nyand Smith 
 
15:00 

 
100 
August 31, 1939 
Theft of Relics Attemped 
 
15:00 

 
102 
September 3, 1939 
Joy Shop 
 
15:00 

 
103 
September 4, 1939 
Nyland Smith Tortured 
 
15:00 
104 
September 5, 1939 
Five Hour Old Corpse 
 
15:00 

 
105 
September 6, 1939 
Sean Greebie Disappears 
 
15:00 

 
106 
September 7, 1939 
Rima Kidnapped 
 
15:00 

 
107 
September 8, 1939 
Fu Manchu Releases Sean 
 
15:00 

 
108 
September 9, 1939 
Midnight Meeting At the Great Pyramid 
 
15:00 

 
109 
September 11, 1939 
Trapped in the King's Chamber 
 
15:00 

 
110 
September 12, 1939 
Death to the Infidels 
 
15:00 

 
111 
September 13, 1939 
Nyland Denounces Relics As Fakes 
 
15:00 
112 
September 14, 1939 
Mesage From Damascus 
 
15:00 

 
115 
September 18, 1939 
Mysterious Sea Plane 
 
15:00 

 
116 
September 19, 1939 
Imitation Relics 
 
15:00 

 
117 
September 20, 1939 
Wedding Present 
 
15:00 

 
120 
September 23, 1939 
Secret Television Transmitter 
 
15:00 

 
121 
September 25, 1939 
The Green Death 
 
15:00 

 
126 
September 30, 1939 
Kerrigan Sees a Zombie 
 
15:00 

 
127 
October 2, 1939 
Beating Drums 
 
15:00 

 
130 
October 5, 1939 
The Silver Heels Explode 
 
15:00 

 
131 
October 6, 1939 
Murder On Camera 
 
15:00 

 
134 
October 10, 1939 
Assassination of Pierre Delibes 
 
15:00 

 
135 
October 11, 1939 
A Strange Animal Attacks 
 
15:00 

 
138 
October 15, 1939 
The Purple Shadow 
 
15:00 

 
142 
October 19, 1939 
A Visit From Florette 
 
15:00 

 
143 
October 20, 1939 
Nyland Smith and Paul Sterling, Zombies 
 
15:00 
144 
October 21, 1939 
Nyland Smith - a Member of Sci Fan 
 
15:00 

 
145 
October 23, 1939 
The Orchid of Life 
 
15:00 

 
146 
October 24, 1939 
Formula For 654 
 
15:00 

 
147 
October 25, 1939 
Fu Whips Fa Lo Swee 
 
15:00 

 
148 
October 26, 1939 
Fu Recaptures Nyland Smith 
 
15:00 

 
149 
October 27, 1939 
Death Dealing Flies 
 
15:00 
150 
October 28, 1939 
A Message From Fu's Submarine 
 
15:00 

 
151 
October 30, 1939 
Secret Hideout Explodes 
 
15:00 

 
154 
November 2, 1939 
Is Fu in the Hospital 
 
15:00 

 
155 
November 3, 1939 
Fu Surrenders 
 
15:00 
156 
November 4, 1939 
Fu Escapes - Final Episode 
 
15:00 

 
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