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Front Page Detective (1951-52)
Episode Guide compiled by The Classic TV Archive
with contributions by:
Sal Crisanti, Rina Fox [Updated Feb 2017 -RF]
references:
Library of Congress (telnet://locis.loc.gov)
Internet Movie Database (http://us.imdb.com)



  Produced by Jerry Fairbanks Productions
in association with the DuMont Television Network
Distributed by Official Television Inc.
Filmed in Los Angeles
Executive Producer Jerry Fairbanks
Associate Producer Riley Jackson

US Crime Reporter Drama Series 1951-52 39 eps x 30 min
(16Mar51-19Sep52) (according to Alex McNeil)
OR (6Jul51-13Nov53) + syndicated 1953 (according to Vincent Terrace)

Starring:
Edmund Lowe as David Chase, Newspaper Columnist and Amateur Detective.

with:
Paula Drew as Sharon Richards, David's girlfriend
Frank Jenks as Lt. Herman Rodney
George Pembroke as. Inspector Andrews (recurring)

Premise:
Based on stories from "Front Page Detective" magazine

Other Credits:
Directed by Arnold Wester
Assistant Director Joseph Boyle
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Writers included:
Robert Leslie Bellem, Gene Levitt, Herbert Moulton, Irvin Ashkenazy
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Production Supervisor: Herbert Moulton
Editorial Supervisor: Richard Fritch
Director of photography: Lester White
Music Director: Edward Paul

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DuMont Network
KTTV Fridays 8:30pm California
WABD Fridays 9:30pm New York

[01] Front Page Detective: HONEY FOR YOUR TEA [Premiere]
No. 1 DU26823 (copyrigh 26Feb1951)
02Mar1951 KTTV Fri 8pm [Premiere] [Long Beach Independent]
16Mar1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm [Brooklyn Daily Eagle]
Teleplay by Eddie Joseph
Story by Curt Siodmak
Directed by Arnold Wester
Director of photography Lester White
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
Guest cast:
John Davidson ............ Muller
Norman Budd .............. Canto
William Haade
Midge Ware
Synopsis:
A Bible holds the key to a brutal murder.

[02] Front Page Detective: THE TV MURDER MYSTERY
No. 2 DU27629 (copyright 14May1951)
09Mar1951 KTTV Fri 8pm [Long Beach Independent]
23Mar1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm [Brooklyn Daily Eagle]
Written by Bill Danch and Curt Siodmak
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
Guest cast:
Gail Davis
Donald Kerr
Irene Vernon
Frank Marton
Sarah Padden
Walter Morrison
Ann Zika
Ted St. John
Synopsis:
A perfect setting for murder is provided on a television set during the filming
of a murder mystery where David Chase is a witness.

[03] Front Page Detective: ALIBI FOR SUICIDE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUsKdvndssQ
No. 3 DU27630 (copyright 14May1951)
16Mar1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
30Mar1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Ted St. John
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
and Ralph Sanford (as Inspector Edwards)
Guest cast:
Barbara Fuller ......... Fran Bishop
Jack Daly .................. Don Lawton
Synopsis:
A man who believes that his wife is planning to make her own suicide look like murder,
forces David Chase and his girlfriend to become involved.

[04] Front Page Detective: THE OTHER FACE
No. 4 DU27065 (copyright 16Mar1951)
23Mar1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
06Apr1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Bill Danch
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
and Ralph Sanford (as Inspector Edwards)
Guest cast:
Ivan Triesault .............. Nasser
Lisa Howard ................ Stacy
Paul Cavanagh ............ McCallum
Beverly Jons
William Vedder
Synopsis:
Dave investigates the death of a handsome actor.

[05] Front Page Detective: MAN WITH THE LISP
No. 5 DU27632 (copyright 14May1951)
30Mar1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
13Apr1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Gene Levitt
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
Guest cast:
Lyle Talbot
Virginia Christine
Rand Brooks
Maris Wrixon
Vince Barnett

[06] Front Page Detective: THE TRIANGLE
No. 6 DU27633 (copyright 14May1951)
06Apr1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
20Apr1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Lou Lilly
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
Guest cast:
Douglas Evans
Richard Reeves
Norman Budd
Cy Kendall

[07] Front Page Detective: A FRIEND OF THE CORPSE
No. 7 DU27634 (copyright 14May1951)
13Apr1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
27Apr1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Gene Levitt
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
and George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Ellanora Needles........ Joan (as Sarah Spencer)
Dani Sue Nolan
Ben Welden ................ Tinker
John Ridgely
Robert Boon
Synopsis:
A publicity woman's shady past may be the death of her: she's suspected of killing her ex-boy friend.
Synopsis 2:
When two beautiful women, both of whom wear earrings are involved in a murder and a jade
teardrop earring is found at the scene of the crime, David Chase has his hands full.

[08] Front Page Detective: THE DEVIL'S BIBLE
No. 8 DU27652 (copyright 14May1951)
20Apr1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
04May1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
and George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
John Davidson .......... Fritz Muller
Norman Budd ............ Willie Canto
Virginia Christine ...... Beatrice Hillmane
Rand Brooks .............. John Talbot

[09] Front Page Detective: DEATH OF A HERO
No. 9 DU27653 (copyright 14May1951)
27Apr1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
11May1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Peter Mamakos ............ Lefty
Al Eben ........................... Maxie
Helen Brown
Pat Gleason
Joe Devlin
Helena Dare
Ray Hyke
Speer Martin
Synopsis:
David Chase must convince a young boy, who is fond of a gangland hoodlum,
that the life of a criminal is not as flamboyant as it makes out to be. [SC]
Synopsis 2:
An intruder insists that Dave investigate his friend's death.

[10] Front Page Detective: GOLD VENOM
No. 10 DU27654 (copyright 14May1951)
04May1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
18May1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Gene Levitt
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Steven Geray ............ Roth Winkham
Alix Talton ................. Abigail Seeburg
Percy Helton ............. Otis Crumpler
Frank Lackteen ........ Akbar
Brooke Hathaway .... Blondie
William Challee ......... Fred Stacy
Allan Ray .................... Dim the doorman
Roy Regner ............... Mordiciah ZIff
Synopsis:
A number of odd people want to keep a golden cobra from arriving at a museum.

[11] Front Page Detective: FRAME FOR MURDER
No. 11 DU27655 (copyright 14May1951)
11May1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
25May1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Lou Lilly
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Emory Parnell ............... MacDonald
Claire Carleton .............. Lorna
Raymond Hatton .......... Martin
John Harmon
Synopsis:
Dave is exposing the city's politicians and they plan to get even.

[12] Front Page Detective: SEVEN SEAS TO DANGER
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W72CjGEgpPQ
No. 12 DU27656 (copyright 14May1951)
18May1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
01Jun1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards) and George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Kathryn Card ............. Lil Carver
Lewis L. Russell ....... Dr. Oskar Grandell
Dennis Moore ............ Neddie
John Rogers .............. Duke
Otto Reichow ............. Dutch Schmidt
Michael Vallon ........... Ship's Captain
Spencer Chan ........... Clerk
Synopsis:
David Chase stumbles upon a smuggling operation, while working on a human interest story on the waterfront.

[13] Front Page Detective: ECHO FROM THE DEAD
No. 13 DU27657 (copyright 14May1951)
25May1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
08Jun1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Gene Levitt & Robert Mitchell
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Bettie Best ........... Donna Borucki
Veronica Pataky ....... Helen Borucki
John Phillips ......... Ralph Tollman
Helen Wallace ......... Mama Borucki
Peter Similuk ......... Virgil Borucki
Karl Brundle .......... Policeman
Synopsis:
A vengful mother blame's her son's death on his wife. David Chase, who is a friend of the
family suspects foul play and trys to prevent a revenge killing by the dead man's mother. [SC]
Synopsis 2:
In a snowstorm, Dave finds shelter with the family of a killer he helped track down.

[14] Front Page Detective: MURDER RIDES THE NIGHT TRAIN
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zvg1w76rIIM
No. 14 DU28138 (copyright 2Jul51)
01Jun1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
15Jun1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Herbert Moulton & Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Lyle Talbot ................... Big Dutch Oliver
John Sebastian .......... Rocco Valenti
John Harmon .............. Danny Trumpet
Pamela Blake .............. Vicki Gerard (as Pam McGuire)
Angelo Rossitto ......... Jimmie Trumpet
Pat Gleason ................ Conductor
Synopsis:
David Chase is aboard a train with a government witness on his way
to Washington, D.C., to testify against a gangland crime boss. [SC]
Synopsis 2:
A racketeer's enemies plan to stop his train to Washington permanently.

[15] Front Page Detective: RINGSIDE SEAT FOR MURDER
No. 15 DU28139 (copyright 2Jul51)
08Jun1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
22Jun1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Herbert Moulton and Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Dale Van Sickel
Richard Reeves
Jan Kayne
Red Berry
Roger MacKay
Stanley Pinto
Synopsis:
A wrestler is killed during a match with a poison dart.

[16] Front Page Detective: LITTLE MISS FORTUNE
No. 16 DU28275 (copyright 2Jul51)
15Jun1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
29Jun1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Herbert Moulton and Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Mary Jane Saunders ....... Niece
David Wolfe ....................... Samoni
Paul Demetrios ................. Leopold
Sheila Ryan
Synopsis:
David Chase's young niece arrives for a visit with a suitcase full of $20 bills.

[17] Front Page Detective: NAPOLEON'S OBITUARY
No. 17 DU28276 (copyright 23Jul51)
22Jun1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
06Jul1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Lou Lilly
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Francis Pierlot ........... Napoleon
Marjorie Eaton ........... Pompador
Ida Moore .................... Josephine
Byron Foulger
Don C. Harvey
Synopsis:
A man is found dead the day after he asked David Chase to write his obituary.

[18] Front Page Detective: THE INTRUDER
No. 18 DU28408 (copyright 06Aug1951)
06Jul1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
13Jul1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Larry Roman
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Peter Mamakos
Al Eben
Elizabeth Harrower
Joseph Granby
Wally Rose
Sam Scar
An intruder insists that David Chase investigate his friend's death. [RF]

*Note: Long Beach Independent had "Cloak of Mystery" on air and that "Front Page Detective" would return next week.

[19] Front Page Detective: THE DEADLY CURIO
No. 19 DU28407 (copyright 06Aug1951)
13Jul1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
20Jul1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Gene Levitt & Bob Mitchell
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Norman Budd
Virginia Christine
Philo McCullough
Victor Sen Yung
Lucien Prival
Synopsis:
Newspaper reporter David Chase tracks a counterfeit jade statue that leaves death in its wake.

[20] Front Page Detective: RECIPE FOR MURDER
No. 20 DU28409 (copyright 06Aug1951)
20Jul1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
27Jul1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Roy Hamilton
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Michael Vallon
Suzanne Dalbert
John Eldredge
Earle Hodgins
Maurice Marsac
Synopsis:
David Chase investigates a murder when someone slipped cyanide into the salad at a Mardi Gras feast.

[21] Front Page Detective: SHADOW OVER HOLLYWOOD
No. 21 DU28592 (copyright 27Aug1951)
27Jul1951 KTTV Fri 8pm
06Aug1951 WABD Fri 9:30pm
Teleplay by Robert Leslie Bellem and Herbert Moulton
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Gail Davis ........... Connie Treadway
Hal Gerard ........... Leonard Royal
Aileen Pringle ....... Thelma Wayne
Herbert Rawlinson ... Hobart Raleigh
Lee Phelps .......... Pete Moriarity - Security Guard
Anita O'Brien ........ Showgirl
*Note: Edmund Lowe has a dual role in this episode as himself and David Chase.

*NOTE: "Front Page Detective" returns September 7, 1951 to a new timeslot of 8:30pm. [Long Beach Independent]

[22] Front Page Detective: MURDER CAN'T WIN
No. 22 DU28593 (copyright 27Aug1951)
07Sep1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm Press Telegram & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Script by Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

[23] Front Page Detective: DEAD WRONG
No. 23 DU28707 (copyright 11Sep1951)
14Sep1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm Press Telegram & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Robert Leslie Bellem
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

[24] Front Page Detective: CLEAN SWEEP
No. 24 DU28708 (copyright 11Sep1951)
21Sep1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm Press Telegram & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Richard Carr
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Ann Savage ........... Patti Carroll
Dan Riss ................. Pete Farmer
William Lester ........ Mickey Clayton
Harry Tyler .............. Hunger Malloy
Gail Bonney ............ Cleaning Lady
Michael Cirillo ......... Max
Synopsis:
Out for revenge, a dope pusher David Chase exposed.

[25] Front Page Detective: THE MURDERER IS ANONYMOUS
No. 25 DU28809 (copyright 24Sep1951)
28Sep1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
[repeat 06Jun52 Brooklyn Daily Eagle]
Teleplay by Edward W. Snyder
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards) and George Pembroke (as Lt. Andrews)
Guest cast:
Bettie Best ............ Beth
Barbara Fuller ......... Joyce Sinclair
Ben Weldon ............. Dominic Caballo
Jack Daly .............. Travis Booker
Clarke Stevens ......... Kid Casey
Allan Ray .............. Waiter
Synopsis:
Suspects in a murder threat include a debutante, a producer and a fight promoter.

[26] Front Page Detective: THE INVISIBLE HAND
No. 26 DU28810 (copyright 24Sep1951)
05Oct1951 KGO-TV Fri 8:30pm [San Mateo Times] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
Guest cast:
Lumsden Hare ............. Blunt
Maurice Cass ............. Thorvald
Joan Winfield ............ Angela
William Vedder ........... Fletcher
Synopsis:
A physicist disappears with top-secret information.
Synopsis 2:
When a top scientist and some vital information disappear,
David Chase has his work cut out for him. [Independent Long Beach]

[27] Front Page Detective: THE LAS VEGAS CAPER
No. 27 DU28906 (copyright 08Oct1951)
12Oct1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Will Gould
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Guest cast:
Raymond Burr ............ Milo
Benny Baker ............. Sweetzer
Synopsis:
David Chase's interview with a gambling czar is interrupted by murder.
Synopsis:
Slot-machine racketeers exposed by David Chase put a price on his head.

[28] Front Page Detective: THE DEADLY ROOT
No. 28 DU28999 (copyright 19Oct1951)
19Oct1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Herbert Purdum
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
A private detective offers a sensational story and then is murdered.

[29] Front Page Detective: THE LONELY ONE
No. 29 DU29000 (copyright 19Oct1951)
26Oct1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 8:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Jackson Gillis
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
David Chase gets an antique paperweight and an unsigned love poem and this leads to two corpses.

[30] Front Page Detective: THE LITTLE BLACK BOOK
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DuDxo5JDJFw
No. 30 DU29001
02Nov1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
[repeat 11Jul52 Brooklyn Daily]
Teleplay by William Woolf
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards) and George Pembroke (as Inspector Andrews)
Guest cast:
Joe Besser ........... Hubert
Jean Willes .......... Josephine Blake
James Craven ......... Baxter
Eddie Foster ......... Mr. Keeley
Pamela Duncan ........ Dorabelle
Dick Rich ............ Knuckles Malone
Synopsis:
After David Chase finds a corpse in his closet, he discovers that the secret is contained in "The Little Black Book".

[31] Front Page Detective: THE PERFECT SECRETARY
(aka "The Case of the Perfect Secretary")
No. 31 DU29051 (copyright 26Oct1951)
09Nov1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Monroe Manning and John Kohn
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
David Chase seeks an inventor who's disappeared.
Synopsis 2:
David Chase is confronted with the murder of a famous scientist and then the disappearance of a secretary.

[32] Front Page Detective: TWICE DEAD
No. 32 DU29052 (copyright 26Oct1951)
16Nov1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

[33] Front Page Detective: WORTH A PLUGGED NICKLE
No. 33 DU29310 (copyright 27Nov1951)
23Nov1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by William Woolf
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

[34] Front Page Detective: GALAHAD
No. 34 DU29311 (copyright 27Nov1951)
30Nov1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Jackson Gillis and David Victor
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards)
and Frank Jenks (as Lt. Rodney)
Guest cast:
Emory Parnell
Helen Brown
John Phillips
Nan Boardman
Lyle Clark
Jorja Curtright
Houseley Stevenson
Myron Welton
Synopsis:
David Chase becomes involved with an ex-newspaper photographer who has
a photo of a well-known woman that he wants to us in a blackmail scheme. [SC]

[35] Front Page Detective: YOU KILL ME
No. 35 DU29312 (copyright 27Nov1951)
07Dec1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Monroe Manning and John Kohn
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

[36] Front Page Detective: TOYING WITH MURDER
No. 36 DU29312 (copyright 27Nov1951)
14Dec1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Long Beach Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Dick Carr and Charles E. Israel
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
A psychiatrist who stoops to blackmail gives David Chase
his next investigation. [Independent]
Synopsis 2:
David Chase lands in the middle of a socialite's fight with a psychiatrist.

[37] Front Page Detective: PENTHOUSE JUNGLE
No. 37 DU29461 (copyright 11Dec1951)
21Dec1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Kalman Phillips
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
David Chase meets up with a native princess armed with poisoned darts. [Berkeley Daily]

[38] Front Page Detective: TROUBLES WITH DOUBLES
(aka "Double Trouble")
No. 38 DU29460 (copyright 11Dec1951)
28Dec1951 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Independent] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
Teleplay by Irvin Ashkenazy
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
Synopsis:
David Chase has some trouble with doubles when a clever
impersonator runs up a series of crimes before he is trapped.

[39] Front Page Detective: THE WILLING VICTIM [Final show of the series]
No. 39 DU29482 (copyright 11Dec1951)
04Jan1952 KTTV Fri 8:30pm [Long Beach Press Telegram] & WABD Fri 9:30pm NYT
[repeat 05Sep52 Brooklyn Daily]
Teleplay by William Telaak
Directed by Arnold Wester
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)

*Note: Continued to air in New York (according to NYT and Brooklyn Daily Eagle, no titles, possible repeats)

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[--] Front Page Detective: MEET ME IN MANHATTAN
DU29053 (Catalog of Copyright Entries)
possibly not produced

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
starring Edmund Lowe (as David Chase)
with Paula Drew (as Sharon Richards) and George Pembroke (as Lt. Andrews)
Guest cast:
Hal K. Dawson .............. Kinetti
Rodney Bell ................... Thyme
Sara Haden .................... Elizabeth
Pamela Duncan ............ Dorabelle
Karen Randle
Synopsis:
Exposure of a blackmailing socialite results in a death threat for David Chase.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
starring Edmund Lowe as David Chase
Guest cast:
Midge Ware ................... Deborah
John Davidson ............ Rubio
Synopsis:
An actress accuses her disabled dramatic coach of killing her fiance.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
starring Edmund Lowe as David Chase
Guest cast:
Speer Martin ............. Jerry
Pat Gleason .............. Price
Joe Devlin ................. Gollum
Synopsis:
The trail of a teen-age bandit leads David Chase to the boy's father, an escaped convict.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
starring Edmund Lowe as David Chase
Guest cast:
Jorja Curtwright ......... Lydia
Frank Jenks ................ Lt. Herman Rodney
Lyle Clark .................... John
Synopsis:
It appears that someone is framing an ex-show girl to keep her from marrying an heir.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
starring Edmund Lowe as David Chase
Guest cast:
Don Brodie .................. Perdue
Marjorie Lord ............... Benita
Sydney Christie .......... Stuart
Synopsis:
David Chase is mysteriously asked to conduct an investigation then his employer is killed.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
David Chase investigates the death of a gangster.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
Chivalry lands David Chase not romance but near-death.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
The blanks in a stage gun turn out to be bullets and a stage death turns out to be the real thing.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
David Chase reopens the murder case of a movie director.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
The newspaper tells of reporter David Chase's untimely death much to his surprise.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
David Chase receives an anonymous and highly lethal gift.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
A racketeer claims to have bought David Chase's silence.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
David Chase searches for a friends's widow who has only six months to live.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
A crook invades David Chase's apartment to intercept an important letter.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
An heiress asks for David's help: she's afraid her brother is lethaly jealous of her wealth.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
An embezzler's widow offers further news of her supposedly dead husband.

[--] Front Page Detective: Unknown title
Synopsis:
An old flame involves David Chase in a murder case.


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