Approved | | Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Torchy, Steve, and Gahagan are on the trail of a bank robber aboard an ocean liner traveling from New York to L.A. via the Panama Canal.
This film's earliest documented telecast took place in Tucson Thursday 29 November 1956 on KDWI (Channel 9); it first aired in Albuquerque Tuesday 18 December 1956 on KOAT (Channel 7), in Columbus Wednesday 15 May 1957 on WTVN (Channel 6), in San Francisco Monday 27 May 1957 on KPIX (Channel 5), and in Bloomington IN Friday 19 July 1957 on WTTV (Channel 4).
Hold it. You can't go in there, lady. There's been a hold-up and a murder.
Torchy Blane: You're wrong, boys. Hold-ups and murder are my meat. Here's the open sesame that swings wide all portals - my press pass. Torchy Blane of the Star.
When the getaway car pulls away from the bank, a shadow of the boom microphone is visible on the sidewalk.