Boston Blackie - Season 2

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(ended 1953)

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  • Big Tom's Clambake
    Big Tom's Clambake
    Episode 32
    10/13/52
    6.0
    Private Investigator Horatio Black, aka "Boston Blackie", finds himself caught in the middle of a feud between rival groups of truckers.
  • Narcotics Ring
    Narcotics Ring
    Episode 31
    10/6/52
    6.0
    Blackie finds himself involved in a scheme concerning stolen drugs and a phony automobile accident.
  • Grab Bag aka Railroaded
    9/29/52
    6.3
    Blackie begins a comprehensive search of the Union Pacific railroad yards in order to locate a missing heir believed to be there.
  • Pursuit
    Pursuit
    Episode 29
    9/22/52
    8.4
    A down and out oil man asks for Blackie's help in order to recover the proceeds of a ten year old robbery.
  • Crown Jewels
    Crown Jewels
    Episode 28
    9/15/52
    6.8
    Valuable jewels belonging to a foreign nation are stolen from a guarded safe. The police can't crack the case so they bring in Blackie on the investigation.
  • False Face
    False Face
    Episode 27
    9/8/52
    6.5
    A bank president apparently walks out of his bank with a satchel full of money from the institution right in Blackie's presence.
  • A Date With Romero
    A Date With Romero
    Episode 26
    9/1/52
    6.0
    Blackie is called in to investigate the murder of a popular television star after they are killed while on camera.
  • The Motorcycle Kids aka Motorcycle Bandit
    Blackie investigates a series of robberies apparently committed by a young couple who use a motorcycle as their getaway vehicle.
  • Shoot The Works
    Shoot The Works
    Episode 24
    8/18/52
    7.0
    A gambler on a hot streak is killed at a Las Vegas gaming table. Blackie finds himself as a material witness simply because he was the last person to speak to the man while he was alive.
  • Hired Hand
    Hired Hand
    Episode 23
    8/11/52
    7.3
    When a farmhand who was recently released from a mental institution is suspected of trying to murder a farm couple, Blackie goes to work and thinks otherwise.
  • Studio Murder aka Trouble On The Set
    8/4/52
    6.8
    Blackie is hired to find out who's been causing a series of so-called "accidents" on a movie set that, this last time, nearly caused the death of an actress.
  • Keys To The Killer
    Keys To The Killer
    Episode 21
    7/28/52
    6.6
    An argument becomes deadly as Blackie steps into a quarrel between two feuding brothers.
  • The Alibi
    The Alibi
    Episode 20
    7/21/52
    6.0
    A man whose secretary has been mysteriously murdered attempts to get Blackie to provide him with an alibi.
  • The Hot Gimmick aka Bombs Away
    7/14/52
    6.0
    Time is running out as Blackie goes after a thief who unknowingly stole a bomb with a timer along with a horde of jewels.
  • Deadly Payoff
    Deadly Payoff
    Episode 18
    7/7/52
    6.5
    When an importer's wife is kidnapped, the business man decides give in and to meet the demands of the kidnappers, hiring Blackie to accompany him with the ransom.
  • The Heist Job
    The Heist Job
    Episode 17
    6/30/52
    8.3
    In an odd turn of events, an ex-con turned cabbie, whom Blackie was responsible for helping send to jail, is now suspect of robbery and asks Blackie to vindicate him.
  • The Friendly Gesture
    6/23/52
    7.5
    Bank robber Barney Stevens escapes from prison and immediately resumes his former profession. He's identified by a teller and later captured by the police. But then the teller is shot and killed by an accomplice. Blackie then tries to protect the teller's wife.
  • Revenge
    Revenge
    Episode 15
    6/16/52
    6.8
    When Blackie becomes the target of an unbalanced sniper seeking revenge, Inspector Faraday has him thrown in jail for his own protection.
  • Jack In The Box
    Jack In The Box
    Episode 14
    6/9/52
    6.0
    Blackie tries to convince a friend on the run to give himself up to the law.
  • The Gunman aka Back From The Dead
    6/2/52
    6.0
    The ex-husband of Mary's beautician has been harassing her. Blackie tells the man to lay off but he's later found dead after being hit by a car. Blackie now has another mystery on his hands.
  • Death Does A Rhumba aka Expensive Maracas
    Blackie does battle with a diamond smuggling ring that ingeniously sneaks the precious gems into the country inside maracas.
  • So Was Goliath
    So Was Goliath
    Episode 11
    5/19/52
    7.7
    Blackie befriends a college student and boxer who's torn between an academic career and winning fame and fortune in the squared circle.
  • Inside Crime
    Inside Crime
    Episode 10
    5/12/52
    7.2
    A security guard, who is a friend of Blackie's, suddenly finds himself accused of being the inside man in a million dollar hold-up.
  • 101 Blonde
    101 Blonde
    Episode 9
    5/5/52
    6.0
    Blackie's efforts to clear a client of a hit-and-run charge unexpectedly lead to a complicated case of murder on a motion picture set.
  • Queen Of Thieves
    Queen Of Thieves
    Episode 8
    4/28/52
    6.3
    A small time crook decides to confess all of his recent crimes to Blackie. Only before he can spill the beans, the hood is nailed by a shot in the dark. Blackie goes after the shooter.
  • Timely Hour
    Timely Hour
    Episode 7
    4/21/52
    6.0
    Blackie finds his vacation plans soon get interrupted when an actor friend is falsely accused of making an attempt on a director's life.
  • Minuet For Murder aka Phantom Burglar
    A young woman who's being blackmailed hires Blackie to recover a package containing indiscreet letters about herself. Blackie's investigation leads to a mute burglar, a bus terminal, and a disbarred lawyer.
  • Deep Six
    Deep Six
    Episode 5
    4/7/52
    6.5
    Blackie and his girl-friday, Mary, attend the engagement party of a merchant seaman and a singer, and wind up having to solve the murder of the prospective groom.
  • 13th Dummy aka Silver Sequins
    3/31/52
    6.0
    The life of a famous dress designer is threatened when her estranged husband decides to make a hostile takeover of her business.
  • Death Trap
    Death Trap
    Episode 3
    3/24/52
    7.0
    A murderer is systematically killing off everyone who could convict him and Blackie soon discovers that his name is next on the list.
  • Fall Guy
    Fall Guy
    Episode 2
    3/17/52
    7.8
    Blackie's housekeeper approaches him for help in clearing her brother, who's been accused of committing assault.
  • Black Widow
    Black Widow
    Episode 1
    3/10/52
    6.0
    Blackie takes on the scheming and sinister wife of a corporate executive who has plotted to have her husband murdered and then frame the man, with whom she's having an affair, for the crime.