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Gift of Carolyn L. Kantner, c. 2000.
Radio scripts arranged by date presumably of the show’s public airing.
Manhunt was a 1943-44 syndicated radio series. Each episode ran fifteen minutes with commercials and was a pretty simple puzzle mystery. The series was early series produced by syndication king Frederick Ziv. The episodes were in the format of murder committed or dead body found and then the police work backwards with the clues to find the murderer.
Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Manhunt radio transcripts collection, MSS 363, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
Materials were processed by Susan Bogner, Special Collections Intern: Summer 2010.
This collection consists of 40 transcripts of episodes of the detective radio program Manhunt dating from July 1950 to May 1951.
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