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Case of the Vanishing Shells

Narrated by: uncredited
Length: 28 mins
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This episode of the Adventures of Nero Wolfe first aired on February 2, 1951.

Nero Wolfe, featured in 46 novels, movies, and television series, first came to radio on April 7, 1943. The great character actor Sydney Greenstreet played him from 1950-51. Wolfe, the "gargantuan gourmet", solved crimes with an attention to detail that rivaled the great Sherlock Holmes. The overweight detective of Rex Stout's novels refused to leave his elegant brownstone on business, sending his wisecracking, two-fisted assistant, Archie Goodwin, out to do his legwork. This peculiar private investigator preferred tending to his beloved orchids over solving crimes. In fact, the only reason he worked at all was to keep up his lavish lifestyle.

©2006 Radio Spirits Inc. (P)2006 Radio Spirits Inc.

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  • BJ
  • Florence, CO, United States
  • 04-26-17

ok..but i figured it out..too easy.

not very good except Archie part. it was too easy to figure out.. .so I didn't care for it.

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  • DungBeetle
  • 01-12-16

Really Great

Really good story...well acted and great plot. ..I enjoyed it a real lot ... a real lot...