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Heroin Source X (Aired November 18, 1951)
NBC, 30 min. "This is Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.... In a moment, it will be my pleasure to introduce to you stories of the Silent Men, the special agents of federal law-enforcement who silently, and for little material reward, daily risk their lives to protect the lives of all of us. Their tradition is long and proud, yet to guard our welfare and our liberties, they must remain nameless..." Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. played the parts of "special agents. At each episode, Fairbanks checked in with his chief, played by either William Conrad or Herb Butterfield.
November 18, 1951. NBC network. "Heroin: Source X". Sustaining. A government agent named Larry Thomas is sent to Turkey to find the source of an insideous drug. Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Fred Collins (announcer), Bernard Lenrow, Dan Ocko, Warren Lewis (writer, producer), Walter McGraw (director), Leon Janney, Gregory Morton, Ilya Bracker. 29:41. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index