June 21, 2007 Subject:
What *is* the Blue Beetle?
The Blue Beetle Radio Serial aired from 05-15-40 to 09-13-40. Actor Frank Lovejoy provided the voice of the Blue Beetle for the first thirteen episodes. Later episodes were uncredited. The Blue Beetle was a young police officer who saw the need for extra-ordinary crime fighting. He took the task on himself by secretly donning a superhero costume to create fear in the criminals who were to learn to fear the Blue Beetle's wrath.