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Special Agent Five

  • Aired: 08/23/2010
  • 15:38
  • Rating: TV-G
The intrigue on the brittle pages of this 1930s radio script reaches beyond the suspenseful plot line. From the text we gather that J. Edgar Hoover himself endorsed the creator to reveal the details of a true story. What does J. Edgar Hoover and the FBI have to do with this radio script? And how accurate are the events in the play? Gwen Wright finds out.
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How did this tale of robbery and murder help FBI director Hoover consolidate his power?
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