Reporter Larry Doyle is rewarded for his role in the capture of the Pardoni gang, but then loses his job on a frame-up to keep him from testifying. He goes to a neighboring city, meets Ann and, before he gets another reporting job, has to pawn his engraved revolver with a fence in league with the gangsters also part of Pardoni's mob. The gang gets the revolver from the fence and plant it at their next job, but Larry is on their trail and captures them at the pawn shop. Written by
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"THEY DON'T DARE KILL A REPORTER!" It's easy for an editor to say that, but he knows if he puts the finger on an underworld czar, he is a dead man!
Did You Know?
This film received its earliest documented telecasts in New York City Friday 9 July 1948 on WCBS (Channel 2) and in Los Angeles Monday 5 September 1949 on KTLA (Channel 5). See more
When the characters visit the pawn shop for the second time, they hand the receipt to 'Nate,' who places it on his account booklet. They leave the room, and the next time the counter is shown, it is bare. See more
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