Casey, Crime Photographer

July 7, 1943 to April 22, 1955
434 episodes known to exist
Casey, Crime Photographer, known by a variety of titles on radio (aka Crime Photographer, Flashgun Casey, Casey, Press Photographer) was a media franchise from the 1930s to the 1960s. The character was the creation of novelist George Harmon Coxe. Casey was featured in the pulp magazine, Black Mask, novels, comic books, radio, film, television and legitimate theatre. Jack "Flashgun" Casey, was a crime photographer for the newspaper The Morning Express. 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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Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
July 7, 1943 - January 22, 1944
Casey, Crime Photographer
29
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2
February 5, 1944 - July 4, 1945
Casey, Crime Photographer
71
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3
July 11, 1945 - July 22, 1946
Casey, Crime Photographer
47
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4
August 8, 1946 - March 13, 1947
Casey, Crime Photographer
31
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5
March 20, 1947 - March 25, 1948
Casey, Crime Photographer
54
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6
April 1, 1948 - July 28, 1949
Casey, Crime Photographer
69
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7
August 4, 1949 - October 19, 1950
Casey, Crime Photographer
64
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8
October 26, 1950 - November 16, 1950
Casey, Crime Photographer
4
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9
January 13, 1954 - April 22, 1955
Casey, Crime Photographer
64
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10
November 30, 1946 - November 30, 1946
Casey, Crime Photographer
1
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Casey, Crime Photographer
Also known as CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
July 7, 1943 - January 22, 1944
29 episodes known to exist
Cbs Sustaining Wednesdays 11: 30 -12
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
July 7, 1943 
The Case of the Switched Plates 
 
30:00 

 
July 14, 1943 
Murder Off the Record 
 
30:00 

 
July 21, 1943 
The Lost Melody 
 
30:00 

 
July 28, 1943 
Love Is a Whisper 
 
30:00 

 
August 4, 1943 
The Case of the Painted Walls 
 
30:00 

 
August 12, 1943 
Murder Comes in Threes 
Show moves to Thursdays 11:30 - 12:00 mid 
30:00 

 
August 19, 1943 
No Answer 
 
30:00 

 
August 26, 1943 
Hoodoo For Hire 
 
30:00 

 
September 2, 1943 
The Case of the Whispering Gun 
 
30:00 

 
10 
September 9, 1943 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
11 
September 16, 1943 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
12 
September 23, 1943 
Kidnapping of the Rare Book Dealer 
 
30:00 

 
13 
September 30, 1943 
Murder For Breakfast 
 
30:00 

 
14 
October 7, 1943 
The Case of the Indigant Lady 
 
30:00 

 
15 
October 14, 1943 
The Picture in the Park 
 
30:00 

 
16 
October 21, 1943 
Five Thousand Dollar Reward 
 
30:00 

 
17 
October 30, 1943 
A Butterfly Dies 
Show moves to Saturdays 11:30 - 12:00 mid 
30:00 

 
18 
November 6, 1943 
Death in the Dentist's Chair 
 
30:00 

 
19 
November 13, 1943 
Ghosts Work For Money 
 
30:00 

 
20 
November 20, 1943 
The Killer's Kid 
 
30:00 

 
21 
November 27, 1943 
The Man with the Crippled Arm 
 
30:00 

 
22 
December 4, 1943 
Last Will and Testament 
 
30:00 

 
23 
December 11, 1943 
Mystery Girl 
 
30:00 

 
24 
December 18, 1943 
Set to Kill 
 
30:00 

 
25 
December 25, 1943 
Christmas Is a Family Day 
Christmas Program 
30:00 

 
26 
January 1, 1944 
Casey Begins a New Year 
 
30:00 

 
27 
January 8, 1944 
Casey Goes Into Society 
 
30:00 

 
28 
January 15, 1944 
Casey Compounds a Felony 
 
30:00 

 
29 
January 22, 1944 
Casey Remains to Dance 
 
30:00 

 
Casey, Crime Photographer
Also known as CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
February 5, 1944 - July 4, 1945
71 episodes known to exist
Cbs Sustaining Satuirdays 11: 30 -12
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
February 5, 1944 
Casey and the House with the Hedge 
Show of 1-29 Pre-empted for FDR address 
30:00 

 
February 12, 1944 
Casey and the Man Called John Doe 
 
30:00 

 
February 19, 1944 
The Mystery of the Ten Dollar Bills 
 
30:00 

 
February 26, 1944 
The Clue in the Clouds 
 
29:35 

 
March 4, 1944 
Casey and the Strong Man 
 
30:00 

 
March 11, 1944 
Man Overboard 
 
30:00 

 
March 18, 1944 
Casey and the Self-Made Hero 
 
30:00 

 
March 25, 1944 
Star Witness 
 
30:00 

 
April 1, 1944 
The Case of the Glowing Ghost 
 
30:00 

 
10 
April 8, 1944 
The Man Who Couldn't Be Killed 
Series Title changes at this point 
30:00 

 
11 
April 15, 1944 
It's a Dog's Life 
 
30:00 

 
12 
April 22, 1944 
Strange Invitation 
 
30:00 

 
13 
April 29, 1944 
Air Tight Alibi 
 
30:00 

 
14 
May 6, 1944 
A Matter of Reputation 
 
30:00 

 
15 
May 13, 1944 
Killer On Patrol 
 
30:00 

 
16 
May 20, 1944 
Murder in the Rain 
 
30:00 

 
17 
May 27, 1944 
The Little Man Who Wasn't There 
 
30:00 

 
18 
June 3, 1944 
Skeleton On Horseback 
 
30:00 

 
19 
June 10, 1944 
Photo Finish 
 
30:00 

 
20 
June 17, 1944 
Lamb to the Slaughter 
 
30:00 

 
21 
June 24, 1944 
Cinderella Girl 
 
30:00 

 
22 
July 1, 1944 
Old Nobody 
 
30:00 

 
23 
July 8, 1944 
The Case of the Self-Made Hero 
 
30:00 

 
24 
July 15, 1944 
Picture of Murder 
 
30:00 

 
25 
July 22, 1944 
Danger For Blonds 
 
30:00 

 
26 
July 29, 1944 
One of the Family 
 
30:00 

 
27 
August 5, 1944 
The Last Beat 
 
30:00 

 
28 
August 12, 1944 
The Little Black Dog 
 
30:00 

 
29 
August 19, 1944 
Man Hunt 
 
30:00 

 
30 
August 26, 1944 
Victory Garden Murder 
 
30:00 

 
31 
September 2, 1944 
Gun Boy 
 
30:00 

 
32 
September 9, 1944 
Birthday Present 
 
30:00 

 
33 
September 12, 1944 
The Case of the Laughing Dog 
Show moves to Tuesdays 11:30 - 12:00 mid 
30:00 

 
34 
September 19, 1944 
The Old Girl Friend 
 
30:00 

 
35 
September 26, 1944 
The Anonymous Letter 
 
30:00 

 
36 
October 3, 1944 
A Treatment For the Doctor 
 
30:00 

 
37 
October 10, 1944 
Beaten by a Nose 
 
30:00 

 
39 
October 17, 1944 
Bad Luck For Sale 
 
30:00 

 
40 
October 24, 1944 
Hanged by the Neck 
 
30:00 

 
41 
October 31, 1944 
Diary of Death 
 
30:00 

 
42 
November 14, 1944 
The Picture and the Frame 
Show of 11-7 Pre-empted 
30:00 

 
43 
November 28, 1944 
The Substitutes 
Show of 11-14 Pre-empted 
30:00 

 
44 
December 5, 1944 
Trial Balloon 
 
30:00 

 
45 
December 12, 1944 
A Girl Named Kate 
 
30:00 

 
45 
February 20, 1945 
Diamonds Are Tombstones 
 
30:00 

 
46 
December 19, 1944 
Group Picture 
 
30:00 

 
47 
December 26, 1944 
The Unknown Caller 
 
30:00 

 
48 
January 2, 1945 
The Engagement Ring 
 
30:00 

 
49 
January 9, 1945 
The Key to Room 424 
 
30:00 

 
50 
January 16, 1945 
Professional Widow 
 
30:00 

 
51 
January 23, 1945 
Beware of the Dog 
 
30:00 

 
52 
February 6, 1945 
Don't Call the Cops 
Show of 1-23 Pre-empted 
30:00 

 
53 
February 13, 1945 
Suicide Note 
 
30:00 

 
55 
March 6, 1945 
Complete Acquittal 
Show of 2-27 Pre-empted 
30:00 

 
56 
March 13, 1945 
Picture in the Dark 
 
30:00 

 
57 
March 20, 1945 
Incredible Evidence 
 
30:00 

 
58 
March 27, 1945 
The White Monster 
 
30:00 

 
59 
April 3, 1945 
The Impossible Crime 
 
30:00 

 
60 
April 10, 1945 
Account Settled 
 
30:00 

 
61 
April 17, 1945 
Outline in Clay 
 
30:00 

 
62 
April 24, 1945 
Gambler's Luck 
 
30:00 

 
63 
May 1, 1945 
The Killer's Kid 
 
30:00 

 
64 
May 8, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
65 
May 15, 1945 
Free Confession 
 
30:00 

 
66 
May 22, 1945 
The Unexpected Guest 
 
30:00 

 
67 
May 29, 1945 
Degree of Arson 
 
30:00 

 
68 
June 5, 1945 
The Invisible Man 
 
30:00 

 
69 
June 12, 1945 
The Strange Case of Mr. Strange 
 
30:00 

 
70 
June 19, 1945 
Vacation in Maine 
 
30:00 

 
71 
June 26, 1945 
Man Overboard 
 
30:00 

 
72 
July 4, 1945 
The Cat's Paw 
Final CASEY, PRESS PHOTOGRAPHER episode 
30:00 

 
Casey, Crime Photographer
Also known as CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
July 11, 1945 - July 22, 1946
47 episodes known to exist
Stars: Staats Cotsworth
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
July 11, 1945 
The Double Cross 
First CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER episode 
30:00 

 
July 18, 1945 
Uncle John 
 
30:00 

 
July 25, 1945 
The Retired Camera 
 
30:00 

 
August 1, 1945 
Danger For Blonds 
 
30:00 

 
August 8, 1945 
Bird Expert 
 
30:00 

 
August 15, 1945 
Hot Ice 
 
30:00 

 
August 22, 1945 
Tiger On the Loose 
 
30:00 

 
August 29, 1945 
Chamber of Horrors 
 
30:00 

 
September 5, 1945 
Gun Boy 
 
30:00 

 
10 
September 12, 1945 
A Walk in the Rain 
Show moves to 10:30 - 11:00 pm 
30:00 

 
11 
September 19, 1945 
Death Insurance 
 
30:00 

 
12 
September 26, 1945 
One For the Family 
 
30:00 

 
13 
October 20, 1945 
Cupid Is a Killer 
Show moves to Saturdays 1:30 - 2:00 pm 
30:00 

 
14 
October 27, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
15 
November 3, 1945 
The Case of the Battered Playboy 
 
30:00 

 
16 
November 10, 1945 
Last of the Faraday's 
 
30:00 

 
17 
November 17, 1945 
The Little Man Who Wasn't There 
 
30:00 
18 
November 24, 1945 
Strictly Confidential 
 
30:00 

 
19 
December 3, 1945 
No Evidence 
Show moves to Mondays 10:30 - 11:00 pm 
30:00 

 
20 
December 10, 1945 
The Considerate Burglar 
 
30:00 

 
21 
December 17, 1945 
Death of a Rattlesnake 
 
30:00 

 
22 
December 24, 1945 
Two New One Hundred Dollar Bills 
 
30:00 

 
23 
December 31, 1945 
A Date with Hester 
 
30:00 

 
24 
January 7, 1946 
Earned Reward 
 
30:00 

 
25 
January 14, 1946 
Finger of Death 
 
30:00 

 
26 
January 21, 1946 
Fighting Fool 
 
30:00 

 
27 
January 28, 1946 
Iron Mike 
 
30:00 

 
28 
February 4, 1946 
Prince of Darkness 
 
30:00 

 
29 
February 11, 1946 
Killers Can Be Beautiful 
 
30:00 

 
30 
February 18, 1946 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
31 
February 25, 1946 
Graveyard Gertie 
 
30:00 

 
32 
March 4, 1946 
Motive For Murder 
 
30:00 

 
33 
March 12, 1946 
Beaten by a Nose 
Show moves to Tuesdays 10:00 - 10:30 pm 
30:00 

 
34 
March 19, 1946 
Family Arguement 
 
30:00 

 
35 
March 26, 1946 
Bucanneer's Cove 
 
30:00 

 
36 
April 2, 1946 
The Body Was Buried Deep 
 
30:00 

 
37 
April 23, 1946 
The Joker 
Shows of 4-9 and 4-16 Pre-empted 
30:00 

 
38 
April 30, 1946 
The Butterfly 
 
30:00 

 
39 
May 7, 1946 
The Man That Nobody Liked 
 
30:00 

 
40 
June 3, 1946 
Reunion 
Show moves to Mondays 8:30 - 9:00 pm No shows aired between 5-7 and 6-3 
24:30 

 
41 
June 10, 1946 
Mr. Big 
 
30:00 

 
42 
June 17, 1946 
Social Afternoon 
 
30:00 

 
43 
June 24, 1946 
The Poker Game 
 
30:00 

 
44 
July 1, 1946 
The Bloodless Murder 
 
30:00 

 
45 
July 8, 1946 
The Man Called John Doe 
 
30:00 

 
46 
July 15, 1946 
A Tooth For a Tooth 
 
30:00 

 
47 
July 22, 1946 
A Girl Named Kate 
 
30:00 

 
Casey, Crime Photographer
Also known as CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
August 8, 1946 - March 13, 1947
31 episodes known to exist
Stars: Staats Cotsworth
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
August 8, 1946 
Three Sapphires 
 
30:00 

 
August 15, 1946 
Unlucky Day 
 
30:00 

 
August 22, 1946 
The Fat Lady Dies 
 
30:00 

 
August 29, 1946 
The Red Raincoat 
 
29:40 

 
September 5, 1946 
The Handerchief 
 
29:40 

 
September 12, 1946 
Johnnie's Got a Gun 
 
30:00 

 
September 19, 1946 
The Duke of Skid Row 
 
27:30 

 
September 26, 1946 
The Brownze Peacock 
 
30:00 

 
October 3, 1946 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
10 
October 10, 1946 
The Carved Bed 
 
30:00 

 
11 
October 17, 1946 
The Tip Off 
 
30:00 

 
12 
October 24, 1946 
Prison Break 
 
30:00 

 
13 
October 31, 1946 
Halloween Story 
Halloween Program 
30:00 

 
14 
November 7, 1946 
Missing Persons 
 
30:00 

 
15 
November 14, 1946 
The Cuckoo 
 
30:00 

 
16 
November 21, 1946 
The Searchlight and the Tomb 
 
30:00 

 
17 
November 28, 1946 
Thanksgiving Dinner 
Thanksgiving Program 
30:00 

 
18 
December 5, 1946 
Room 1110 
 
30:00 

 
19 
December 12, 1946 
Dangerous Characters 
 
30:00 

 
20 
December 19, 1946 
Christmas Shopping 
Christmas Program 
29:36 

 
21 
December 26, 1946 
Buried Evidence 
 
30:00 

 
22 
January 2, 1947 
Last of the Faradays 
 
30:00 

 
23 
January 9, 1947 
Dead Pigeon 
 
30:00 

 
24 
January 16, 1947 
The Surprising Corpse 
 
29:39 

 
25 
January 23, 1947 
The Purloined Payroll 
 
30:00 

 
26 
January 30, 1947 
Held For Ransom 
 
30:00 

 
27 
February 6, 1947 
The Grey Kitten 
 
29:40 

 
29 
February 20, 1947 
Twenty Minute Alibi 
 
28:00 

 
30 
February 27, 1947 
The Red-Headed Kid 
 
30:00 

 
31 
March 7, 1947 
The Mysterious Lodger 
 
29:40 

 
32 
March 13, 1947 
Undercover Man 
Final CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER episode 
30:00 

 
Casey, Crime Photographer
March 20, 1947 - March 25, 1948
54 episodes known to exist
Stars: Staats Cotsworth
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
March 20, 1947 
Demon Miner 
First CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER episode 
29:40 

 
March 27, 1947 
Blood Pact 
 
29:40 

 
April 3, 1947 
Girl On the Dock 
 
29:40 

 
April 10, 1947 
Ugly Duckling 
 
29:40 

 
April 17, 1947 
The Box of Death 
 
29:10 

 
April 24, 1947 
The Gentle Strangler 
 
29:40 

 
May 1, 1947 
King of the Apes 
 
29:45 

 
May 8, 1947 
The Laughing Killer 
 
29:50 

 
May 15, 1947 
Mad Dog 
 
29:40 

 
10 
May 22, 1947 
Pick-Up 
 
29:38 

 
11 
May 29, 1947 
Out of the Past 
 
29:40 

 
12 
June 5, 1947 
The Haunted House 
 
29:40 

 
13 
June 12, 1947 
In the Sweet Name of Charity 
 
29:40 

 
14 
June 19, 1947 
Find the Papers 
 
29:40 

 
15 
June 26, 1947 
A Package For Annie 
 
29:40 

 
16 
July 3, 1947 
Acquitted 
 
29:39 

 
17 
July 10, 1947 
Lady Killer 
 
29:40 

 
18 
July 17, 1947 
Self-Made Hero 
 
30:00 

 
19 
July 24, 1947 
Photo of the Dead 
Arnold Moss 
29:30 

 
20 
July 31, 1947 
Death in Lover's Lane 
This is the 1st annaversary of Anchor-Hocking's sponsorship. 
29:30 

 
21 
August 7, 1947 
Bright New Star 
Peter Kappel, Ed Bagley, Roger DeKoven. 
29:10 

 
22 
August 14, 1947 
The Chivalress Gunman 
 
29:30 

 
23 
August 21, 1947 
Bushman's Holiday 
Ralph Bell The character of "Casey" does not appear on this program. High surface noise-Hum 
29:10 

 
24 
August 28, 1947 
Hideout 
Joseph Julian Disc damage. 
28:40 

 
25 
September 4, 1947 
Loaded Dice 
 
29:10 

 
26 
September 11, 1947 
Graveyard Gertie 
Abby Lewis 
29:20 

 
27 
September 18, 1947 
The Tobacco Pouch 
Mandel Kramer 
29:30 

 
28 
September 25, 1947 
Treasure Cave 
 
29:30 

 
29 
October 2, 1947 
Miscarriage of Justice 
Santos Ortega, Joseph De Santis 
29:52 

 
30 
October 9, 1947 
Wedding Breakfast 
 
29:19 

 
31 
October 16, 1947 
The Camera Bug 
 
29:40 

 
32 
October 23, 1947 
Lady in Distress 
 
29:40 

 
33 
October 30, 1947 
Great Grandfather's Rent Receipt 
Karl Swenson Excellent Halloween Program - Funny 
29:40 

 
34 
November 6, 1947 
The Blond's Lipstick 
 
29:40 

 
35 
November 13, 1947 
Too Many Angels 
Peter Kappel 
29:40 

 
36 
November 20, 1947 
Earned Reward 
Joseph Julian 
29:40 

 
37 
November 27, 1947 
After Turkey, the Bill 
Thanksgiving Program 
29:40 

 
38 
December 4, 1947 
The Serpent Goddess 
Ted De Corsia, Raymond Edward Johnson 
29:40 

 
39 
December 11, 1947 
The New Will 
 
29:40 

 
40 
December 18, 1947 
The Life of the Party 
 
29:40 

 
41 
December 25, 1947 
Santa Claus of Bum Blvd. 
Robert Dryden Christmas Program 
29:40 

 
42 
January 1, 1948 
Hot New Year's Party. 
Joseph Julian Disc Damage-Distortion 
29:40 

 
43 
January 8, 1948 
Queen of the Amazon 
Hope Emerson 
29:40 

 
44 
January 15, 1948 
The Miracle 
 
29:40 

 
45 
January 22, 1948 
The Ex-Convict 
 
29:40 

 
46 
January 29, 1948 
The Piggy Bank Robbery 
Bill Adams 
29:40 

 
47 
February 5, 1948 
Music to Die By 
Raymond Edward Johnson 
29:40 

 
48 
February 12, 1948 
Key Witness 
 
29:40 

 
49 
February 19, 1948 
Witchcraft 
Halloween Program 
29:40 

 
50 
February 26, 1948 
The Fix 
 
29:40 

 
51 
March 4, 1948 
Tough Guys 
Joseph Julian 
29:40 

 
52 
March 11, 1948 
Fog 
Peter Kappel 
29:40 

 
53 
March 18, 1948 
Murder in Black and White 
 
29:40 

 
54 
March 25, 1948 
Blind Justice 
Last show sponsored by Anchor-Hocking. 
29:40 

 
Casey, Crime Photographer
April 1, 1948 - July 28, 1949
69 episodes known to exist
Stars: Staats Cotsworth
Producer/director: John Dietz
Music: Archie Bleyer Orchestra, Lew White Organist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
April 1, 1948 
Sleeping Dogs Awake 
First show sponsored by the Toni Company. 
29:40 

 
April 8, 1948 
A Present For Percy 
 
29:40 

 
April 15, 1948 
The Considerate Burglar 
 
29:40 

 
April 22, 1948 
You Die Today 
 
29:40 

 
April 29, 1948 
Half Guilty 
 
29:40 

 
May 6, 1948 
'x' Marks the Spot 
 
29:40 

 
May 13, 1948 
Dead Man's Fortune 
 
29:40 

 
May 20, 1948 
My Brother's Keeper 
 
29:40 

 
May 27, 1948 
Gun Wanted 
 
29:40 

 
10 
June 3, 1948 
Murderers, Ltd 
 
29:40 

 
11 
June 10, 1948 
Letters From Mexico 
 
29:40 

 
12 
June 17, 1948 
Wife Number Eight 
 
29:40 

 
13 
June 24, 1948 
No Tears For Terry 
 
29:40 

 
14 
July 1, 1948 
Missing Heiress 
 
29:40 

 
15 
July 8, 1948 
Old Joe 
 
29:40 

 
16 
July 15, 1948 
Farewell Performance 
 
29:40 

 
17 
July 22, 1948 
In For Trouble 
 
29:40 

 
18 
July 29, 1948 
Man Hater 
 
29:40