Mystery is My Hobby


(4.2 stars; 6 reviews)

This 1940s crime/detective series centers on mystery writer Barton Drake, played by Glen Lagan, as he travels around the country solving mysteries. Police officer Noah Danton serves as Watson to Drake's Holmes, providing a foil and giving the hero a chance to explain the mystery.

This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.

Chapters

000 Buried Treasure Map 23:28
000 Case of 65 Women 24:32
000 Death at Deadline 24:52
000 Faithless Wife 22:57
000 Gold Prospector 24:00
000 Kid Brown is Ko d 24:01
000 Millionaire Threatened 24:38
000 Murder at a Magic Show 22:23
000 Oil King Murdered 24:13
000 Stolen Rembrandts 24:21
000 Ticket to Murder 25:07
000 Wife Poisoned 24:50
001 Allen Fisher is Murdered 24:02
002 Monica Feels Threatened 23:29
003 Snowbound 24:54
004 Dude Ranch 23:43
005 Murder in the Ring 23:56
006 Who Killed David Austin 24:13
007 Murder Bound 24:08
008 Short Distance to Murder 24:47
009 Blackmail 23:56
010 Walking Corpse 23:22
011 Death in Mark Adrians Studio 23:56
013 Shots at Curtis Window 24:53
014 Eternal Triangle 24:30
015 Waiting Game 23:46
016 Clearing Peter Wade 23:24
018 Mystery of the Burning Light 23:24
019 Arthur Gideons Memoirs 24:18
020 Phony Husband 23:06
021 Cinderella for a Day 23:42
022 Mink Coat 23:45
023 Stella Dix is Murdered 24:08
024 Hit Plan Gone Astray 23:38
025 Murder at Asa Clarks House 22:48
027 Woman Shoots Self 23:30
028 Andrew Bradford Runs for Gov 22:47
028 Ex-Con Candidate 24:12
031 Ben Cramer 24:15
032 Chris Pomeroy 23:51
033 Sally Anders is Murdered 23:06
034 Uncle Howards Treasure Map 23:15
035 Murder at the Arnold House 23:38
037 Death of an Old Prospector 23:32
039 Fishing Trip Ends in Murder 23:34
040 Voice of Doom 23:05
041 Fugitive Brother 24:48
042 Feuding Radio Comedians 23:47
043 Stephanie Brent Murdered 23:09
045 Body in the Trunk 22:56
045 John Crain Murder 22:25
047 Hudson Family Deaths 22:17
048 Coin Collector Mystery 24:17
048 Murder With a Boomerang 23:41
049 Tom Torelli 23:46
051 Estelle Wainwright 24:03
072 Engaged to Death 24:16
112 Two Hours to Live 24:21
114 Bullets Make Holes 23:51
116 Death is a Twin 24:22
117 Murder Can Sometimes Be Pleasant 23:49
118 Death Paints With Purple 23:30
122 Death Buys Flowers 25:42
123 Death Speaks With 10 Fingers 26:18
126 471119 Death Asks Questions 26:45
127 471126 Death is a Grain of Sand 27:11
129 Death Has Blue Eyes 24:44
130 Death Has a Hot Foot 24:52
133 480107 Death Loses the Body 27:11
134 Death Goes Before Pride 24:27
135 Death Writes an Epitath 25:40
Mystery Is My Hobby 1 Mining Engineer Accused Murder 24:55
Mystery Is My Hobby 2 Wife Thinks Husband Trying Kill Her 24:58

Reviews

MYSTERY TO ME

(4 stars)

Many things are judged according to expectations. Expect something great and it doesn't measure up, it can get panned. This show I heard maybe one time long ago, so I expected little. This is a nice surprise.

I uploaded the files

(0 stars)

...and I can log in and ftp to see them, so I do not know why they do not show up. signed, "Old as Old Time Radio"

Files Location?

(0 stars)

Hi, I see the Meta files, but no actual program or MP3 files? Philip, KO6BB

Great

(5 stars)

Brilliant show good fun gum shoe mysteries