Tag: racketeer

EP2909: Rocky Jordan: The Big Gamble

Jack Moyles

A racketeer tries to pressure Rocky into letting him set up gambling tables in the Tambourine.

Original Air Date: April 23, 1950

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EP2898: Boston Blackie: Carl Grady, Golf Instructor

Richard Kollmar

A racketeer sends one of his henchmen to kill his wife’s golf teacher because he’s jealous. The henchman is killed and found with a list of colleges in his pocket.

Original Air Date: September 29, 1948
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EP2852s: Twelve Players: The Lady and the Letters

Jack Moyles

A private eye is hired by the wife of a racketeer to recover some letter she’s being blackmailed with.

Original Air Date: August 18, 1945

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EP2600s: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Valentine Matter (Omnibus)

Bob Bailey

Johnny initially comes to New Orleans to investigate a hotel theft but becomes involved in finding out who’s threatening the life of a retired Prohibition-era Racketeer.

Original Air Dates: October 31-November 4, 1955

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EP2343: Night Beat: Pay Up or Die

Frank Lovejoy

A friend of Randy’s owes $3,000 to a notorious wanted racketeer.

Original Air Date: May 1, 1952

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AWR0020: Screen Guild Theater: If Only She Could Cook (Summer of Bogart)

Amazing World of Radio

A stressed out auto company CEO (Herbert Marshall) isn’t sure about his upcoming marriage so he does what any rational person would do and becomes a butler to a picky racketeer (Humphrey Bogart.)

Original Air Date: January 26, 1941

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EP2087: Richard Diamond: The Cathy Victor Case

Dick Powell

A newspaper publisher hires Diamond to protect his daughter from a racketeer who is setting her up for blackmail.

Original Air Date: January 15, 1950

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