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Boston Blackie is a fictional character created by author Jack Boyle (born before 1880; died circa 1928). Originally a jewel thief and safecracker in Boyle's novels, he became a detective in adaptations for films, radio and television.

Boston Blackie is a fictional character created by author Jack Boyle (born before 1880; died circa 1928). Originally a jewel thief and safecracker in Boyle's novels, he became a detective in adaptations for films, radio and television.

Location:

Telford, PA

Description:

Boston Blackie is a fictional character created by author Jack Boyle (born before 1880; died circa 1928). Originally a jewel thief and safecracker in Boyle's novels, he became a detective in adaptations for films, radio and television.

Language:

English


Episodes

imperial oil company racket 05/18/1949

2/13/2012
Blackie is captured by a femme fatale who is working for an oil stock swindler.

Duration:00:29:43

canyon dude ranch 05/25/1949

2/13/2012
Blackie brakes up a Bluebeard racket at a summer resort.

Duration:00:29:51

joe gates murdered 05/04/1949

2/6/2012
A corpse named Joe Gates is found on a sightseeing bus by an elderly couple.

madame zina 04/20/1949

1/30/2012
When a carnival fortune teller peers into her crystal ball and sees death, it turns out to be her own.

duke murders jo jo 04/06/1949

1/23/2012
Jo Jo Thomas is murdered by The Duke, who is surprisingly still in jail.

amadon pearls 03/30/1949

1/23/2012
A complex tale about the Amadon pearls.

kidnapped murderer 03/16/1949

1/16/2012
Blackie kidnaps a murderer from police headquarters and when the murderer is himself killed, Blackie has to solve the case from jail.

archie grants club 02/23/1949

1/9/2012
Blackie breaks up a gambling ring and discovers a murderer in the process.

palmers dock racket 02/16/1949

1/2/2012
Blackie breaks up a waterfront racket and uncovers a murder.

fifty thousand dollars in bonds 02/09/1949

1/2/2012
A man disappears from the roof of a building and turns up dead in a ditch, miles away.

marys cousins song 02/02/1949

12/26/2011
Murder in Tin Pan Alley. Blackie sings along.

john frawley 01/26/1949

12/26/2011
John Frawley cannot prove his identity because everyone who can recognize him has been killed.

broken clock murder 01/12/1949

12/19/2011
A dead man with 40,000 dollars on his body is found in Blackies apartment, and every clock in the place is broken.

A boat the viking is one 01/19/1949

12/19/2011
A movie publicity stunt backfires when a body is found on a boat parked in the middle of town.

mystery of the four floors 01/05/1949

12/12/2011
A crooked gambling casino has the ability to disappear at will.

killer lightning 12/08/1948

12/12/2011
A scheming couple commit the perfect murder by using lightning to kill.

kingstons office building 09/08/1948

12/5/2011
Multimillionaire Charles Kingston one of Boston Blackies closest friend buys a fifteen story office block, which disappears overnight.

joe gatlings one dollar inheritance 10/06/1948

12/5/2011
Joe Gatling offers to sell Bill Weaver a one dollar bill for 50,000 dollars. Weaver tries to take it by force. Fearing for his life Gatling pretends to put the bill in the bank. Weaver robs the bank for the bill finds that it is not there then later kills Gatling but still the bill is missing.

wife poisoned over phone 08/25/1948

11/28/2011
A man manages to poison his wife by remote control.

trilling maid murdered 08/18/1948

11/28/2011
Blackie breaks up a strange gang that murders the maids of rich women.