The Green Hornet debuted on a Detroit station, WXYZ, on January 31, 1936, and later aired on the Mutual and ABC Blue networks until its final broadcast on December 5, 1952. The masked crime fighter was the secret identity of newspaper publisher Britt Reid, who relied on his valet, Kato, and a supercharged roadster, the Black Beauty. Al Hodge portrayed The Green Hornet during the series' first seven seasons, followed by Donovan Faust, Robert Hall, and Jack McCarthy. The series was created by the same team that brought The Lone Ranger to the air.
"Radio's most popular juvenile adventure program." (James S. Olson, Historical Dictionary of the 1950s)
Would you listen to Graft Crosses a Bridge again? Why?
Absolutely! and it is contineued in Too Hot to Handle (11/11/1947) together they make a fabulous story!!
What did you like best about this story?
That it is really a double story.
Which scene was your favorite?
The ending where the Green Hornet's identity exposure is brought up.
Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?
Absolutely! Along with the previous episode and the following, what a great yarn!!
Any additional comments?
Be sure to listen to the following episode Too Hot to Handle.
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