Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They locate the ex-wife of the murdered man and become convinced she is innocent. They hide her from the police while they investigate.

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Skinny (as Bill Benedict)
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Gabriel Dell ...
Jim Lindsay
Thelma White ...
Diane Gibson
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Gypsy Carmen
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Ken Duncan
Frank Jaquet ...
Lester Cartwright
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McGuire
Anne Sterling ...
Jane (as Ann Sterling)
William Ruhl ...
Lieutenant (as Bill Ruhl)
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Tom Wilson
Buddy Gorman ...
Shorty (as Bud Gorman)
Jimmy Strand ...
Danny
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Copy boys Muggs and Glimpy investigate a murder. They locate the ex-wife of the murdered man and become convinced she is innocent. They hide her from the police while they investigate. Written by Anonymous

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SH-H-H...IT'S MURDER (original poster) See more »

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Action | Comedy | Crime

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25 November 1944 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Mr. Muggs Meets a Deadline  »

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$85,000 (estimated)
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(Western Electric Mirrophonic Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Shot in six days. See more »

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Follows Flying Wild (1941) See more »

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Hotcha Chornia Brown
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Written by Sam H. Stept and Bud Green
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