Society grand dame Maxine Wood who hosts charity parties in her home is mixed up in a jewel theft racket which defrauds insurance companies. When another socialite, Vera Gardner, is murdered, Gay Laurence (a.k.a. The Falcon) and assistant 'Goldie' Locke are on the case with help from beautiful Helen Reed, who becomes a rival to Gay's fiancée Elinor for the sleuth's affections.
CRIMINALS BEWARE! Here comes fiction's man of mystery! (original print ad)
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Did You Know?
This the first entry in the series to end with an introduction to what was to be the series' next episode although in this case the teaser did not reflect the plot of the second Falcon adventure. See more
Evidently not considered worth a re-shoot, a fly lands on the Falcon's hat and climbs down it when he arranges to meet Helen at Tony's cafe. See more
I can feel my heart beating in my knees.
Followed by The Falcon's Alibi