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Detectives Black and Blue

An early comedy detective show featuring two unlikely heroes, Detectives Black and Blue aren't too clever but they seem to solve crime in spite of themselves.

6 old time radio show recordings
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1 MP3 CD
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2 Audio CDs


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"Shortages"



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About this Old Time Radio Show

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Detectives Black & Blue BadgeDetectives Black and BlueAn early comedy detective show featuring two unlikely heroes, Detectives Black and Blue aren't too clever but they seem to solve crime in spite of themselves.  The characters Jim Black and Frank Blue began as shipping clerks in Duluth Minnesota but had a nose of solving crime and together opened an investigationagency.  The duo is billed as "the world's dumbest and luckiest detectives."

The show ran from 1933-1935 and over 300 shows were produced.  This collection included all know recording of this popular series; the sound quality is exceptional for a 1930s production.

See also: Big Guy, It's a Crime Mr Collins, and Kitty Keene. For more rare crime shows, see also: Rare Detective and Crime Shows Collection, Rarities: Adventure & Detective, and Dame Detectives, Female Crimefighters.

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    6 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 22 min
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      6 shows - total playtime 1 hours 22 minutes
      1. Detective Black and Blue 01 Shortages (First Show).mp3
      2. Detective Black and Blue 02 The Bonds.mp3
      3. Detective Black and Blue 03 In Bowman's Lair.mp3
      4. Detective Black and Blue 04 Waiting for Train.mp3
      5. Detective Black and Blue 05 Indian Territory.mp3
      6. Detective Black and Blue Put Off the Train.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    6 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 22 min
    Add MP3 Collection to Cart

    Click here to see disc contents


      6 shows - total playtime 1 hours 22 minutes
      1. Detective Black and Blue 01 Shortages (First Show).mp3
      2. Detective Black and Blue 02 The Bonds.mp3
      3. Detective Black and Blue 03 In Bowman's Lair.mp3
      4. Detective Black and Blue 04 Waiting for Train.mp3
      5. Detective Black and Blue 05 Indian Territory.mp3
      6. Detective Black and Blue Put Off the Train.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    6 recordings on 2 Audio CDs
    total playtime 1 hours, 22 min

    Disc A001

    1. Detective Black and Blue 01 Shortages (First Show)
    2. Detective Black and Blue 02 The Bonds
    3. Detective Black and Blue 03 In Bowman's Lair
    4. Detective Black and Blue 04 Waiting for Train
    5. Detective Black and Blue 05 Indian Territory

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00
    Disc A002

    1. Detective Black and Blue Put Off the Train

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