Ellery Queen's Minute Mysteries
Bill Owen played the role of Ellery. No less
than 520 one minute long mysteries were
produced by Creative Marketing &
Communications, Cincinnati, Ohio and issued
on a reel-to-reel format.
Set 1: November 1965 (episode 1-130)
Set 2: April 1966 (episode 131-259)
Set 3: September 1966 (episode 260-390)
Set 4: February 1967 (episode 391-520)
In alphabetical order here's a list of one minute long mysteries. Each episode opening with "Ellery
Queen's Minute Mysteries...This is Ellery Queen with the case I
Initially aired followed by local commercials before the solution was given there also was an alternate format used by several radio stations. They would get a caller on the line, play the first part, and have the caller guess what the solution might be. Then they would play the rest, and if the caller got it right, a prize was won... .
The ones marked with red
dot are missing
Listen again to Ellery Queen's Minute Mysteries!
Thanks to David Marcum (Maryville, TN)
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