MIKE HAMMER 109: Lead Ache (3/14/1958)
Hammer is hired to find the murderer of a newspaper reporter. The trail leads to a ballroom whose hostesses, usually small-town girls with no relatives, frequently disappear.
Darren McGavin is the first tv Mike Hammer!
Guest stars: Richard Karlan (Madden), Doris Singleton (Barbara Lake), Raymond Bailey (Mike Cowan), Joi Lansing (Jackie LaRue), Dan Seymour (Rozenka), Doris Dowling (Miss Carla)