Maplewood Barn Radio Theatre: “Mr. Clackworthy Tells the Truth"

Nov 4, 2013

Credit Image by Evan Townsend

Welcome to another edition of Maplewood Barn Radio Theatre. 

In this episode, we bring you a humorous piece of caper fiction called "Mr. Clackworthy Tells the Truth," by Christopher B. Booth. 

It was first published in the Oct. 19, 1920, issue of "Detective Story" magazine. 

We hope you enjoy our presentation of the story.

  The players:

  • Mr. Clackworthy: Michael Tuley
  • Early Bird: Joe Bogue
  • Mr. Prindivale: David McSpadden
  • Mrs. Cartwright: Alana Barragan-Scott
  • Dawes, Mr. Bascom: Darren Hellwege
  • Maid, Mrs. Bascom: Patricia Humphrey
  • Narrator: Byron Scott


  • Script adaptation for radio: Dave Collins
  • Engineer: Darren Hellwege
  • Editing/production: Amy Humphrey
  • Podcast publisher: Kellie Kotraba