A Life in Your Hands (1949-1952)
A Life in Your Hands
Detective / Drama / Mystery
Directed by John Cowan, Homer Heck, Patrick Murphy and Jack Simpson
Cast: Ned LeFevre, Lee Bowman, and Carlton Kadell
A Life in Your Hands is a radio program which dealt with crime and courtroom dramas, and was broadcast from 1949 to 1952.
The main character, Jonathan Kegg (played by Ned LeFevre, Lee Bowman, and Carlton Kadell) impartially interviewed witnesses from both sides of unsolved cases, seeking only to uncover the truth.
Erle Stanley Gardner, lawyer and author of many crime and detective novels, including more than eighty Perry Mason novels, is credited as being the creator of the program. The radio show was directed by John Cowan, Homer Heck, Patrick Murphy, and Jack Simpson over its three year run.