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  Spider Audiobook - # 48 Machine Guns Over the White House - 5 hours [Audio CDs] #RA449
The Spider Audiobook - # 48 Machine Guns Over the White House

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The Spider #48 Audiobook
Machine Guns Over the White House
by Norvell W. Page writing as Grant Stockbridge
Read by Nick Santa Maria
Before the horrified eyes of the Senate's jammed galleries, that revered Senator died by his own hand. And Richard Wentworth, who had reached Washington in response to the newspaper agony column's personal, “In the name of democratic humanity, come to Washington before September 9...” knew that this marked only the beginning of a yogi-ridden dictator's reign. Behind that welter of machine guns and storm troops moved the Cobra, striking at the nation's very chief — and the Spider was face to face with the strangest battle ever fought by man!
For ten grim years, the Spider battled the underworld, imprinting his scarlet seal on the bodies of the criminals he slew. No one knew his name. His face was unknown. Pursued by the police, sought by the mob, the Master of Men crushed crime with a blazing intensity never witnessed before or since. Now he's back with a vengeance in a new series of audiobooks retelling his pulp-pounding exploits, as chronicled by Norvell W. Page, writing as Grant Stockbridge.
Page penned Machine Guns Over the White House in which he pulled out all the stops. What does the suicide of a United States Senator, a sinister schemer calling himself the Cobra, and a weird Hindu cult have in common? Only Richard Wentworth, called to the nation’s capital by a mysterious newspaper notice directed to his arachnid alter ego, suspects a link.
Before the gunsmoke clears, the Spider will have blazed a battle trail from the Capitol Building to the White House, to foil a madman’s coup intended to snuff out the life of the President!
This thrilling Spider audiobook features acclaimed voice talent Nick Santa Maria. Originally published in The Spider magazine, September, 1937.
Chapter 1: The Sword of Justice
Chapter 2: Death on the Floor
Chapter 3: Sign of the Cobra!
Chapter 4: Storm Troops of Death
Chapter 5: Assassination!
Chapter 6: Siva the Terrible!
Chapter 7: The Legions of Siva
Chapter 8: A Forlorn Hope Fails
Chapter 9: Great Men Can Die
Chapter 10: While Death Waits
Chapter 11: Sacrifice to Siva
Chapter 12: A Desperate Chance
Chapter 13: Via Dolorosa
Chapter 14: A Man Can Only Die

Nick Santa Maria Nick was born early in life in Brooklyn, NY. His theatrical background is based in Comedy Improv. He was a long standing member of the late lamented Miami based, Mental Floss, where he served as head writer/composer. From there he began his career in commercials, voice-overs, TV, Film, and theatre. He has performed in many roles on the stage including his award winning turn as Nick in Over The River And Through The WoodsI Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, as Nathan Detroit in Guys and Dolls, in The 25th Annual Putnam Country Spelling Bee as Mr. Panch (3-D Theatricals), Mr. Bromhead in No Sex Please, We’re British at The Norris, and as Pseudolus in, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum at the Norris Theatre. Television: The Buffalo Bill ShowB.J. Stryker, and two Disney Christmas Specials. Off Broadway: Writer/Composer/Performer on Secrets Every Smart Traveler Should Know, Soundtrack on RCA Victor. Broadway: Vince Fontaine in Tommy Tune’s production of Grease. He also appeared in every domestic company of Mel Brooks’ The Producers, understudying everyone from Nathan Lane and Jason Alexander, to Tony Danza and David Hassellhoff. He was the original Genie in Disney’s Aladdin, a Musical Spectacular, soundtrack on Disney Records. Nick is a resident of Los Angeles and is currently writing a book about classic film comedians, Nick’s been a long time film historian, and has written several articles on the topic.

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Another Rousing Spider Adventure! March 31, 2014
Reviewer: Joseph Baneth Allen from Jacksonville, FL United States  
Just finished listening to "The Spider #48 - Machine Guns Over the White House"; released by Radio Archives. This latest Spider adventure from Radio Archives is very timely since it explores what could happen to the Untied States when a senator ascends to almost unlimited power through a cult of personality that appeals to a broad base of the population. Richard Wentworth springs into action when Nita informs him of a rather cryptic advertisement in the New York Times that urges him to Washington, D.C. before a deadly plot to usurp President Roosevelt can unfold.  Unfortunatley, Wentworth is too late, and he must fight criminal elements as well as a Hindu death cult in order to save the nation. Nick Santa Maria does another excellent job in bringing another rousing Spider adventure to life.Highly Recommended!Five Stars!

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