Created “The Lone Ranger” while working at WEBR Radio in 1930. He originally called it “Covered Wagon Days” and took the program to WXYZ in Detroit, where in 1933 “The Lone Ranger” got launched from coast to coast. Striker also created and wrote “The Gree n Hornet” and “Sgt. Preston of the Yukon”. He died in a 1962 car crash in Elma.