Private detective Martin Kane works in New York solving crimes. Depending on the year, Kane was either smooth and suave or hard bitten and the cooperation he received from the police depended on the year. The only constant was Happy McMann's tobacco shop where Kane hung out.
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Did You Know?
During the first four seasons of the show (1949-1953), Martin Kane
(1949) was also a weekly radio show. Radio episodes were broadcast Sunday nights on the Mutual (1949-51) and NBC Radio networks (1951-53), while television episodes were broadcast Thursday nights on NBC Television. During their respective seasons in the lead role, William Gargan
, Lloyd Nolan
, and Lee Tracy
played Martin Kane on both the radio and television shows. For the final season, the radio show was canceled, and Mark Stevens
played the part on television only. See more