THE LOST SPECIAL - 12 CHAPTERS - Starring Frank Albertson
Classic Movie Serial
From a story by Arthur (Sherlock Holmes) Conan Doyle - A special train carrying gold bullion from the Golconda Mines is stopped by henchmen secretly working for Sam Slater (J.Frank Glendon), partner of Potter Hood (Francis Ford) who owns the mine. Laying down portable tracks, the bandits take the train and hide it in an abandoned mine shaft, and then steal the gold, leaving a mystery in their wake. Potter's son Tom Hood (Frank Albertson), just home from college is determines to solve the mystery with the aid of his pal Bob Collins (Ernie Nevers). A rare cliffhanger, this serial was reconstructed using all available surviving film elements. Picture quality in parts is fair, but this is the most complete version available.