The Eighty Grand Exit (Aired October 27, 1954)
The FBI in Peace and War was a radio crime drama inspired by Frederick Lewsis Collins' book, The FBI in Peace and War. The idea for the show came from Louis Pelletier who wrote many of the scripts. Among the show's other writers were Jack Finke, Ed Adamson and Collins. Airing on CBS from November 25, 1944 to September 28, 1958, it had a variety of sponsors (including Lava Soap, Wildroot Cream Oil, Lucky Strike, Nescafe and Wrigley's) over the years. Martin Blaine and Donald Briggs headed the cast.
October 27, 1954. CBS network origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Eighty-Grand Exit". A large embezzlement that's foolproof...except for the double-cross. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25:00. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index.