RUSC Radio - 4th July
Blind Bet, The

Blind Bet, The

Broadcast: 24th June 1946
Starring: Gerald Mohr, Myra Marsh
Added: Jun 06 2006
Tom Breton stood quietly in the darkness in a corner near one of the cabañas hidden from the open courtyard by a screen of shrubbery and palm trees. The luminous dial of his wristwatch told him it was 11:15 that he hadn’t long to wait. He looked with satisfaction on the courtyard and fountain down the long line of cabañas past the huge brilliant Casino Del Ray rising like a fairy castle in the desert, the finest the costliest the most luxurious gambling resort in the country and all of it the, the glitter the throngs of well heeled socialites a tribute to him, a monument to the patient calculating gambler’s mind had brought this all to pass on a barren alkaline flat.