1920's Investigator's Companion, Vol. 2
Product Code: 2346
Publishing Year: 1994
Cover Price: $10.95
Author(s): Keith Herber, Kevin A. Ross, Gregory Rucka, Gary O'Connell
Artist(s): Charlie Krank (cover), Earl Geier, Les Brooks
- Part 1: On Becoming An Investigator,
- Index of Occupations,
- 1920s Occupations with Role Models
- Adventurers and Daredevils
- Arts, Creative
- Arts, Performing
- Labor, Rural
- Labor, Urban
- Law Enforcement
- The Legal Profession
- The Medical Profession
- Mental Health
- Scholarly Pursuits
- Miscellaneous Occupations
- Part 2: Skills for the 1920s,
- Appendix A: The Professional Investigator,
- Appendix B: 1920s Forensics.
New Skills: Block, Roping, Disguise, Forensics, Hypnotism
Occupations described in 1920s Investigators Companion, Vol. 2
|Accountant||Film Crew||Professional Athlete|
|Agency Detective||Fireman||Prosecuting Attorney|
|Ambassador||Foreign Correspondant||Protestant Minister|
|Antique Dealer||Forensic Specialist||Psychologist|
|Bank Robber||Gangster||Radio Announcer|
|Bible Salesman||Grave Digger||Researcher|
|Big Game Hunter||Hit Man||Sailor|
|Bounty Hunter||Itinerant Preacher||Shifty Accountant/Lawyer|
|Bus Driver||Librarian||Small Business Owner|
|Catholic Priest||Loan Shark||Smuggler|
|Charismatic Cult Leader||Lumberjack||Soldier|
|Charter Boat Captain||Madhouse Attendant||Spy|
|Cocktail Waitress||Mechanic||Stock Broker|
|Company Officer||Merchant Marine||Student|
|Con Man||Military Offier||Stunt Man|
|Cowboy||Mountain Climber||Switchboard Operator|
|Deacon||Museum Curator||Talent Agent|
|Deep-Sea Diver||Musician, Jazz||Taxi Driver|
|Editor||Painter||Track and Field|
|Elected Official||Pharmacist||Traveling Salesman|
|Explorer||Physicians||Uniformed Police Officer|
|Farm Hand||Pick Pocket||Union Activist|
|Farmer||Plastic Surgeon||Western Lawman|
|Federal Agents||Police Detective||Wrestler|
|Field Researcher||Practicing Attorney||Zookeeper|
Front Cover Text
For the 1920s
Volume 2: Occupation & Skills
Volume 2: New Occupations and Skills for Call of Cthulhu
Back Cover Text
For the 1920s
What, You Want To Live Forever?
Oh, just a little longer and a bit more pleasantly in the face of Mythos horrors. Let this book be your guide.
ON BECOMING AN INVESTIGATOR contains valuable tips that can help your investigator reach middle age, and possibly even to those golden years. THE OCCUPATIONS SECTION contains 140 different possible 1920s occupations for CALL OF CTHULHU investigators -- perfect for replacing that dearly-departed friend on-the-spot with the bar-tender or cabbie who witnessed the whole gruesome affair. 1920s SKILLS expands upon skills descriptions found in the 5th edition of CALL OF CTHULHU, including additional material involving the Roaring Twenties. APPENDIX A contains legal tips for the professional investigator. APPENDIX B describes the current state of science and forensics.
An essential aid for players, investigators, and keepers.
Comments / Trivia
This book is a follow-up to 1920's Investigator's Companion, Vol. 1 which was published in the previous year, containing source material focussed around society and technology of 1920s America. The contents of both of these books was later combined and reprinted under the title The 1920's Investigator's Companion.
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