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Radio Broadcast Log Of:
Casey, Crime Photographer

     This series started out as Flashgun Casey and then went back and forth through several name changes over the years.  We have listed this log as Casey, Crime Photographer instead of creating several different logs covering the see saw title changes.  The best programming in this series was during the middle years.  Casey was a photographer for the Morning Express.

 
Broadcast History:
Network: CBS
  07/07/43 to 04/01/44 Flashgun Casey
  04/08/44 to 06/26/45 Casey, Press Photographer
  07/11/45 to 03/13/47 Crime Photographer
  03/20/47 to 11/16/50 Casey, Crime Photographer
  01/13/54 to 04/22/55 Crime Photographer
Directors:
  John Dietz
  Albert Ward
Music:
  Archie Bleye Orchestra (mid 1940’s), Lew White organist
Announcers:
  Bob Hite
  Tony Marvin 08/08/46 to 03/25/48
  Bill Cullen 04/01/48 to 07/28/49
Writers:
  Alonzo Deen Cole, Milton J. Kramer, Gail and Harry Ingram
Sound Effects:
  Jerry McCarty, Art Strand
Sponsors:
  Network sustained 07/07/43 to 07/22/46
  Anchor-Hocking Glass Company 08/08/46 to 03/25/48
  Toni Company 04/01/48 to 07/28/49
  Philip Morris 08/04/49 to 10/19/50
  Network sustained 10/26/50 to 04/22/55
Cast:
  Casey: Matt Crowley, Jim Backus, Staats Cotsworth (late 1943 to end)
Also heard:
  Bartender Ethelbert played by John Gibson
    Ann Williams played by Jone Allison, Alice Reinheart, Lesley Woods, Betty Furness and
    Jan Miner.  Also heard Art Carney, John Griggs, Robert Dryden, Bryna Raeburn 
 
 
AUDIENCE RATINGS (As Reported):
  (First Season)  C.E. Hooper 15.1  (1946 to 1947)
  (Second Season)  C.E. Hooper 15.4  (1947 to 1948)
  (Third Season)  C.E. Hooper 16.8  (1948 to 1949)
  (Fourth Season)  A.C. Nielsen 16.9  (1949 to 1950)
  (Fifth Season)  A.C. Nielsen --  (1953 to 1954)
  (Sixth Season)  A.C. Nielsen -- (1954 to 1955)
 
 
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FLASHGUN CASEY
CBS - Wednesday - 11:30 p.m.
 
07/07/43 # 1 The Case Of The Switched Plates
07/14/43 # 2 Murder Off The Record
07/21/43 # 3 The Lost Melody
07/28/43 # 4 Love Is A Whisper
08/04/43 # 5 The Case Of The Painted Walls
 
Thursday - 11:30 p.m.
 
08/12/43 # 6 Murder Comes In Threes
08/19/43 # 7 No Answer
08/26/43 # 8 Hoodoo For Hire
09/02/43 # 9 The Case Of The Whispering Gun
09/09/43 # 10 (Title Not Known)
09/16/43 # 11 (Title Not Known)
09/23/43 # 12 The Kidnapping Of The Rare Book Dealer
09/30/43 # 13 Murder For Breakfast
10/07/43 # 14 The Case Of The Indignant Lady
10/14/43 # 15 Picture In The Park
10/21/43 # 16 Five Thousand Dollar Reward
 
Saturday - 11:30 p.m.
 
10/30/43 # 17 A Butterfly Dies
11/06/43 # 18 Death In The Dentist's Chair
11/13/43 # 19 Ghosts Work For Money
11/20/43 # 20 The Killer's Kid
11/27/43 # 21 The Man With The Crippled Arm
12/04/43 # 22 The Last Will And Testament
12/11/43 # 23 Mystery Girl
12/18/43 # 24 Set To Kill
12/25/43 # 25 Christmas Is A Family Day
01/01/44 # 26 Casey Begins A New Year
01/08/44 # 27 Casey Goes Into Society
01/15/44 # 28 Casey Compounds A Felony
01/22/44 # 29 Casey Remains To Dance
01/29/44          Pre-empted
02/05/44 # 30 Casey And The House With The Hedge
02/12/44 # 31 Casey And The Man Called John Doe
02/19/44 # 32 The Mystery Of The Ten Dollar Bills
02/26/44 # 33 The Clue In The Clouds
03/04/44 # 34 Casey And The Strong Woman
03/11/44 # 35 Man Overboard
03/18/44 # 36 Casey And The Self-Made Hero
03/25/44 # 37 Star Witness
04/01/44 # 38 The Case Of The Glowing Ghost
 
CASEY, PRESS PHOTOGRAPHER
 
04/08/44 # 39 The Man Who Couldn't Be Killed
04/15/44 # 40 It's A Dog's Life
04/22/44 # 41 The Strange Invitation
04/29/44 # 42 Air Tight Alibi
05/06/44 # 43 A Matter Of Reputation
05/13/44 # 44 Killer On Patrol
05/20/44 # 45 The Murder In The Rain
05/27/44 # 46 The Little Man Who Wasn't There
06/03/44 # 47 Skeleton On Horseback
06/10/44 # 48 Photo Finish
06/17/44 # 49 Lamb To The Slaughter
06/24/44 # 50 The Cinderella Girl
07/01/44 # 51 Old Nobody
07/08/44 # 52 The Case Of The Self-Made Hero  (First Repeat)
 
Saturday - 5:00 p.m.
 
07/15/44 # 53 A Picture Of Murder
07/22/44 # 54 Danger Prefers Blondes
07/29/44 # 55 One Of The Family
08/05/44 # 56 The Last Beat
08/12/44 # 57 Little Black Dog
08/19/44 # 58 Man Hunt
08/26/44 # 59 Victory Garden Murder
09/02/44 # 60 Gun Boy
09/09/44 # 61 The Birthday Present
 
Tuesday - 11:30 p.m.
 
09/12/44 # 62 The Case Of The Laughing Dog
09/19/44 # 63 An Old Girlfriend
09/26/44 # 64 Anonymous Letter
10/03/44 # 65 Treatment For The Doctor
10/10/44 # 66 Beaten By A Nose
10/17/44 # 67 Bad Luck For Sale
10/24/44 # 68 Hanged By The Neck
10/31/44 # 69 The Diary Of Death
11/07/44          Pre-empted
11/14/44 # 70 Picture And The Frame
11/21/44          Pre-empted
11/28/44 # 71 The Substitutes
12/05/44 # 72 Trial Balloon
12/12/44 # 73 A Girl Named Kate
12/19/44 # 74 Group Photograph
12/26/44 # 75 The Unknown Caller
01/02/45 # 76 Engagement Ring
01/09/45 # 77 Key To Room 424
01/16/45 # 78 The Professional Widow
01/23/45 # 79 Beware Of The Dog
01/30/45          Pre-empted
02/06/45 # 80 Don't Call The Cops
02/13/45 # 81 Suicide Note
02/20/45 # 82 Diamonds And Tombstones
02/27/45          Pre-empted
03/06/45 # 83 Complete Acquittal
03/13/45 # 84 The Picture In The Park  (Repeat)
03/20/45 # 85 Incredible Evidence
03/27/45 # 86 The White Monster
04/03/45 # 87 The Impossible Crime
04/10/45 # 88 Account Settled
04/17/45 # 89 Outline In Clay
04/24/45 # 90 Gambler's Luck
05/01/45 # 91 The Killer's Kid  (Repeat)
05/08/45          Pre-empted
05/15/45 # 92 Free Confession
05/22/45 # 93 The Unexpected Guest
05/29/45 # 94 A Degree Of Arson
06/05/45 # 95 The Invisible Man
06/12/45 # 96 The Strange Case Of Mr. Strange
06/19/45 # 97 Vacation In Maine
06/26/45 # 98 Man Overboard  (Repeat)
 
CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
Wednesday - 9:00 p.m.
 
07/04/45 # 99 The Cat's Paw
07/11/45 #100 The Double Cross
07/18/45 #101 Uncle John
07/25/45 #102 The Retired Camera
08/01/45 #103 Danger For Blondes  (Repeat)
08/08/45 #104 The Bird Expert
08/15/45 #105 Hot Ice
08/22/45 #106 A Tiger On The Loose
08/29/45 #107 The Chamber Of Horrors
09/05/45 #108 Gun Boy  (Repeat)
 
Wednesday - 10:30 p.m.
 
09/12/45 #109 A Walk In The Rain
09/19/45 #110 Death Insurance
09/26/45 #111 One Of The Family  (Repeat)
 
Saturday - 1:30 p.m.
 
10/20/45 #112 Cupid Is A Killer
10/27/45 #113 (Title Not Known)
11/03/45 #114 The Case Of The Battered Playboy
11/10/45 #115 The Last Of The Faraday's
11/17/45 #116 The Little Man Who Wasn't There  (Repeat)
11/24/45 #117 Strictly Confidential
 
Monday - 10:30 p.m.
 
12/03/45 #118 No Evidence
12/10/45 #119 The Considerate Burglar
12/17/45 #120 Death Of A Rattlesnake
12/24/45 #121 Two New $100 Bills
12/31/45 #122 A Date With Hester
01/07/46 #123 Earned Reward
01/14/46 #124 The Finger Of Death
01/21/46 #125 The Fighting Fool
01/28/46 #126 Iron Mike
02/04/46 #127 The Prince Of Darkness
02/11/46 #128 Killers Can Be Beautiful
02/18/46 #129 (Title Not Known)
02/25/46 #130 Graveyard Gertie
03/04/46 #131 Motive For Murder
 
Tuesday - 10:00 p.m.
 
03/12/46 #132 Beaten By A Nose  (Repeat)
03/19/46 #133 Family Arguement
03/26/46 #134 Buccaneer's Cove
04/02/46 #135 The Body Was Buried Deep
04/09/46           Pre-empted
04/16/46           Pre-empted
04/23/46 #136 The Joker
04/30/46 #137 The Butterfly
05/07/46 #138 The Man That Nobody Liked
05/14/46 #139 (Title Not Known)
05/21/46 #140 (Title Not Known)
05/28/46 #141 (Title Not Known)
 
Monday - 8:30 p.m.
 
06/03/46 #142 The Reunion
06/10/46 #143 Mr. Big
06/17/46 #144 Social Afternoon
06/24/46 #145 The Poker Game
07/01/46 #146 Bloodless Murder
07/08/46 #147 The Man Called John Doe  (Repeat)
07/15/46 #148 A Tooth For Tooth
07/22/46 #149 A Girl Named Kate  (Repeat)
 
Thursday - 9:30 p.m.
 
08/08/46 #150 Three Sapphires
08/15/46 #151 Unlucky Day
08/22/46 #152 The Fat Lady Dies
08/29/46 #153 The Red Raincoat
09/05/46 #154 The Handkerchief
09/12/46 #155 Johnnie's Got A Gun
09/19/46 #156 The Duke Of Skid Row
09/26/46 #157 The Bronze Peacock
10/03/46 #158 (Title Not Known)
10/10/46 #159 The Carved Bed
10/17/46 #160 The Tip Off
10/24/46 #161 The Prison Break
10/31/46 #162 The Halloween Story
11/07/46 #163 Missing Persons
11/14/46 #164 The Cuckoo
11/21/46 #165 The Searchlight And The Tomb
11/28/46 #166 The Thanksgiving Dinner
12/05/46 #167 Room 1110
12/12/46 #168 Dangerous Characters
12/19/46 #169 Christmas Shopping
12/26/46 #170 The Buried Evidence
01/02/47 #171 The Last Of The Faraday's  (Repeat)
01/09/47 #172 Dead Pigeon
01/16/47 #173 The Surprising Corpse
01/23/47 #174 The Purloined Payroll
01/30/47 #175 Held For Ransom
02/06/47 #176 The Gray Kitten
02/13/47 #177 Please Be My Valentine
02/20/47 #178 The Twenty Minute Alibi
02/27/47 #179 The Red Headed Kid
03/06/47 #180 The Mysterious Lodger
03/13/47 #181 The Undercover Man
 
CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
 
03/20/47 #182 The Demon Miner
03/27/47 #183 Blood Pact
04/03/47 #184 The Girl On The Dock
04/10/47 #185 The Ugly Duckling
04/17/47 #186 The Box Of Death
04/24/47 #187 The Gentle Strangler
05/01/47 #188 King Of The Apes
05/08/47 #189 The Laughing Killer
05/15/47 #190 Mad Dog
05/22/47 #191 Pickup
05/29/47 #192 Out Of The Past
06/05/47 #193 The Haunted House
06/12/47 #194 In The Sweet Name Of Charity
06/19/47 #195 Find The Papers
06/26/47 #196 A Package For Annie
07/03/47 #197 Acquitted
07/10/47 #198 The Lady Killer
07/17/47 #199 Casey And The Self-Made Hero  (Second Repeat)
07/24/47 #200 Photo Of The Dead
07/31/47 #201 Bright New Star
08/07/47 #202 Death In Lover's Lane
08/14/47 #203 The Chivalrous Gunman
08/21/47 #204 The Busman's Holiday
08/28/47 #205 Hide-Out
09/04/47 #206 The Loaded Dice
09/11/47 #207 Graveyard Gertie  (Repeat)
09/18/47 #208 The Tobacco Pouch
09/25/47 #209 The Treasure Cave
10/02/47 #210 The Miscarriage Of Justice
10/09/47 #211 The Wedding Breakfast
10/16/47 #212 The Camera Bug
10/23/47 #213 The Lady In Distress
10/30/47 #214 Great Grandfather's Rent Receipt
11/06/47 #215 The Case Of The Blonde Lipstick
11/13/47 #216 Too Many Angels
11/20/47 #217 Earned Reward  (Repeat)
11/27/47 #218 After Turkey - The Bill
12/04/47 #219 The Serpent Goddess
12/11/47 #220 The New Will
12/18/47 #221 The Life Of The Party
12/25/47 #222 The Santa Claus Of Bums' Blvd.
01/01/48 #223 Hot New Year's Party
01/08/48 #224 Queen Of The Amazons
01/15/48 #225 The Miracle
01/22/48 #226 Ex-Convict
01/29/48 #227 The Piggy Bank Robbery
02/05/48 #228 Music To Die By
02/12/48 #229 Key Witness
02/19/48 #230 Witchcraft
02/26/48 #231 The Fix
03/04/48 #232 Tough Guy
03/11/48 #233 Fog
03/18/48 #234 Murder In Black And White
03/25/48 #235 Blind Justice
 
Thursday - 9:30 p.m.
 
04/01/48 #236 Sleeping Dogs Awake
04/08/48 #237 A Present For Percy
04/15/48 #238 The Considerate Burglar  (Repeat)
04/22/48 #239 You Die Today
04/29/48 #240 Half Guilty
05/06/48 #241 "X" Marks The Spot
05/13/48 #242 Dead Man's Fortune
05/20/48 #243 My Brother's Keeper
05/27/48 #244 Gun Wanted
06/03/48 #245 Murderers, Ltd.
06/10/48 #246 Letters From Mexico
06/17/48 #247 Wife Number Eight
06/24/48 #248 No Tears For Terry
07/01/48 #249 Missing Heiress
07/08/48 #250 Old Joe
07/15/48 #251 Farewell Performance
07/22/48 #252 In For Trouble
07/29/48 #253 Man Hater
08/05/48 #254 Pattern For Murder
08/12/48 #255 The Pirates  (Repeat)
08/19/48 #256 On The Record
08/26/48 #257 Kangeroo Court
09/02/48 #258 My Little Feathered Friends
09/09/48 #259 Winning Streak
09/16/48 #260 2,000 Suspects
09/23/48 #261 Finger Man
09/30/48 #262 A Poison Pen
10/07/48 #263 Old Blankety Blank
10/14/48           Pre-empted
10/21/48 #264 Only Saps Work For Wages
10/28/48 #265 Election Bet
11/04/48 #266 The Ghost Seekers
11/11/48 #267 The Mystery Man
11/18/48 #268 String Of Beads
11/25/48 #269 Holiday
12/02/48 #270 The Wild Man
12/09/48 #271 The Genius
12/16/48 #272 Blackout
12/23/48 #273 Two Days Before Christmas
12/30/48 #274 Meet The Wife
01/06/49 #275 The Box Of Ashes
01/13/49 #276 Tiger On The Loose  (Repeat)
01/20/49 #277 Action Photograph
01/27/49 #278 Pick Up Your Marbles
02/03/49 #279 Unwelcome Party
02/10/49 #280 The Grandson Of Mr. Smith
02/17/49 #281 The Chinese Room
02/24/49 #282 Blood Money
03/03/49 #283 You Are The Killer
03/10/49 #284 The Scene Of The Crime
03/17/49 #285 An Attempt To Murder  (Repeat)
03/24/49 #286 Terror
03/31/49 #287 I'll See You Hanged
04/07/49 #288 Murder In The Air
04/14/49 #289 Too Many Knives
04/21/49 #290 Rest Cure
04/28/49 #291 Death From The Dead
05/05/49 #292 The Wolverine
05/12/49 #293 The Booby Trap
05/19/49 #294 Cupid Is A Killer  (Repeat)
05/26/49 #295 The Return From The Grave
06/02/49 #296 Brotherly Hate
06/09/49 #297 Deadline - Midnight
06/16/49 #298 Notice To The Public
06/23/49 #299 The Dragon Head
06/30/49 #300 The Lily
07/07/49 #301 Murder Farm
07/14/49 #302 Crazy Like A Fox
07/21/49 #303 Durable Dennis
07/28/49 #304 Murder-Go-Round
 
Thursday - 9:30 p.m.
 
08/04/49 #305 Sell-Out
08/11/49 #306 The Death Of A Stranger
08/18/49 #307 Big Danger
08/25/49 #308 The Snow Ball
09/01/49 #309 Scrub Woman
09/08/49 #310 Peace Mission
09/15/49 #311 The Maniac
09/22/49 #312 The Blackmailer
09/29/49 #313 Unstandard Model
10/06/49 #314 The Weasel
10/13/49 #315 Museum Of Murder
10/20/49 #316 (Title Not Known)
10/27/49 #317 The Vampire
11/03/49 #318 Fall Of The Cards
11/10/49 #319 Thunderbolt
11/17/49 #320 The Upholsterer
11/24/49 #321 A Gift For Thanksgiving
12/01/49 #322 Murder At Austion
12/08/49 #323 Witness For The Prosecution
12/15/49 #324 Appointment For Murder
12/22/49 #325 A Picture
12/29/49 #326 The Chisler
01/05/50 #327 Justice
01/12/49 #328 The Love Story
01/19/50 #329 Wanted - A Gun
01/26/50 #330 Unsolved Murder
02/02/50 #331 Four Forefingers
02/09/50 #332 The Bad Hunch
02/16/50 #333 The Girl Hitch-Hiker
02/23/50 #334 The Jinx
03/02/50 #335 The Bad Little Babe
03/09/50 #336 The Quarrel
03/16/50 #337 Platonic Friendship
03/23/50 #338 The Rest Cure Murder
03/30/50 #339 Death Calls A Number
04/06/50 #340 The Fire
04/13/50 #341 The Disappearance Of Mr. Dizzel
04/20/50 #342 Junior Bad Man
04/27/50 #343 Dead Pigeon  (Repeat)
05/04/50 #344 The Suicide
05/11/50 #345 The Diamonds Of Mrs. Divonne
05/18/50 #346 The Buried Treasure
05/25/50 #347 Doll Face
06/01/50 #348 Death Threat
06/08/50 #349 Unknown Passenger
06/15/50 #350 Unlucky Numbers
06/22/50 #351 Freak House
06/29/50 #352 The Master Mind
07/06/50 #353 Collision
07/13/50 #354 Murder At The Yacht Club
07/20/50 #355 The Lorelei Killer
07/27/50 #356 The Red Hots
08/03/50 #357 Written In Blood
08/10/50 #358 The Love Death
08/17/50 #359 Gun Crazy
08/24/50 #360 The Woman With Golden Hair
08/31/50 #361 The Fatal Visitor
09/07/50 #362 The Mascot
09/14/50 #363 Hit And Run
09/21/50 #364 Inside Job
09/28/50 #365 The Man Of Mystery
10/05/50 #366 Alibi
10/12/50 #367 The Eyes Of Death
10/19/50 #368 A Scheme For Liquidation
 
Thursday - 9:30 p.m.
 
10/26/50 #369 On The Spot
11/02/50 #370 The Deadly Wolf
11/09/50 #371 Woman Of Mystery
11/16/50 #372 The Upholsterer  (Repeat)
 
CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER
Wednesday - 9:00 p.m.
 
01/13/54 #373 The Road Angel
01/20/54 #374 Source Of Information
01/27/54 #375 (Title Not Known)
02/03/54 #376 (Title Not Known)
02/10/54 #377 (Title Not Known)
02/17/54 #378 (Title Not Known)
02/24/54 #379 Portrait Of An Artist
03/03/54 #380 (Title Not Known)
03/10/54 #381 (Title Not Known)
03/17/54 #382 (Title Not Known)
03/24/54 #383 (Title Not Known)
03/31/54 #384 Dateline
04/07/54 #385 (Title Not Known)
04/14/54 #386 Full Circle
04/21/54 #387 Casey Visits A Circus
04/28/54           Pre-empted
05/05/54           Pre-empted
05/12/54 #388 Yellow Streak
05/19/54 #389 (Title Not Known)
05/26/54 #390 The Legacy
06/02/54 #391 (Title Not Known)
06/09/54 #392 (Title Not Known)
06/16/54 #393 (Title Not Known)
06/23/54 #394 (Title Not Known)
06/30/54 #395 (Title Not Known)
07/07/54 #396 (Title Not Known)
07/14/54 #397 (Title Not Known)
07/21/54 #398 (Title Not Known)
07/28/54 #399 Target Unknown
08/04/54 #400 (Title Not Known)
08/11/54 #401 (Title Not Known)
08/18/54 #402 (Title Not Known)
08/25/54 #403 The Moth
09/01/54 #404 The Man In Brown
09/08/54 #405 For The Family Honor
09/15/54 #406 Death In The Rain
09/22/54 #407 Street Carnival
09/29/54 #408 The Strangling Ghost
 
Friday - 8:00 p.m.
 
10/08/54 #409 (Title Not Known)
10/15/54 #410 Life For Sale
10/22/54 #411 The Football
10/29/54 #412 Black Magic
11/05/54 #413 Showdown
11/12/54 #414 Widgeon Is A Ducky Word!
11/19/54 #415 Poor Little Rich Kid
11/26/54 #416 No Publicity
12/03/54 #417 Juanite
12/10/54 #418 What's In A Name?
12/17/54 #419 Ex-Con
12/24/54 #420 A Red Wagon For Junior
12/31/54 #421 A Dead Man's Message
01/07/55 #422 Unbury The Dead
01/14/55 #423 Peaches
01/21/55 #424 Criminal For A Day
01/28/55 #425 The Watchdog
02/04/55 #426 The Late Unlamented
02/11/55 #427 Valentine
02/18/55 #428 One Grave For Three
02/25/55 #429 Panic
03/04/55 #430 Bogey-Man Story
03/11/55 #431 The Homicide Ring
03/18/55 #432 Check - And Double Check
03/25/55 #433 The Death Watch
04/01/55 #434 Death Visits Five
04/08/55 #435 Top Secret
04/15/55 #436 Battleground
04/22/55 #437 Casey Visits A Circus (Repeat of 04/21/54)
 
                (Last Broadcast)
 
 
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