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Let George Do It – The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

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Adam Graham serves as your host, providing his idiosyncratic as he goes, as we go through the much underrated 1946-54 detective series starring a pre-Johnny Dollar Bob Bailey as Detective George Valentine a World War II vet, who along with his secretary and assistant Brooksie take on every case that's mailed to them.

Adam Graham serves as your host, providing his idiosyncratic as he goes, as we go through the much underrated 1946-54 detective series starring a pre-Johnny Dollar Bob Bailey as Detective George Valentine a World War II vet, who along with his secretary and assistant Brooksie take on every case that's mailed to them.
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Adam Graham serves as your host, providing his idiosyncratic as he goes, as we go through the much underrated 1946-54 detective series starring a pre-Johnny Dollar Bob Bailey as Detective George Valentine a World War II vet, who along with his secretary and assistant Brooksie take on every case that's mailed to them.

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English


Episodes

EP2200: Let George Do It: The Coward

5/16/2017
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A man is seeking vengeance on four men, one of whom’s betrayal led to the death of 37 men in World War II. Original Air Date: September 20, 1954 Support the show monthly at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:46

EP2194: Let George Do It: The Man Under the Elm Trees

5/9/2017
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George is called out by a man who is concerned his sister is being taken in by a conman, but George is more concerned about a lovable and eccentric character who seems to be targeted for death.... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:39:27

EP0911: Let George Do It: The Ghost of Ireland Betty

4/3/2013
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George is hired by a woman to the stop the sale of a house by a woman who is protective of the house’s supposed ghost. Original Air Date: September 27, 1954 Take our listener survey&#823 Read... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:41:42

EP0909: Let George Do It: The Stand In

4/1/2013
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George is knocked out and awakens to find himself an Australian heir to a fortune. Original Air Date: November 17, 1952 Become one of our Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:31

EP0905: Let George Do It: Dead on Arrival

3/27/2013
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While going to pick up Brooksie at the bus station, George meets up with an old man in trouble. He takes him to a hotel where h Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:04

EP0899: Let George Do It: Calle Reposo

3/20/2013
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George is hired to go to Havana to bid on a rich tobacco crop, but he has to deal with a disreputable mobster. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:49

EP0893: Let George Do It: The Dead of Night

3/13/2013
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George responds to a 4 a.m. phone call and finds himself smack in the middle of a murder investigation. Original Air Date: October 13, 1952 Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:35:03

EP0887: Let George Do It: The Four Seasons

3/6/2013
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George is hired to protect some valuable miniature artwork but quickly finds himself arrested and charged with grand theft. Original Air Date: October 6, 1952 Support the listener support camp Read... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:39

EP0881: Let George Do It: Chance and Probability

2/27/2013
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George travels to a casino resort where a man was killed for his perfect “system” for winning at the casino. Original Air Date: September Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:35

EP0875: Let George Do It: Once a Crook

2/20/2013
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George is hired by the sister of an ex-con who has disappeared after her uncle was robbed. Ori Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:31:14

EP0869: Let George Do It: Human Nature

2/13/2013
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George is hired by a cleaning lady who thinks a sweet pawnbroker may be getting drawn into crime. George finds out he’s a well-known fence and when th Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:13

EP0863: Let George Do It: Sabotage

2/6/2013
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George goes to South America to stop sabotage at tin mines that’s hampering America’s war effort. Original Rebr Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:10

EP0857: Let George Do It: Seed of Destruction

1/30/2013
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George investigates the case of a man whose been missing for three weeks. Original Air Date: August 18, 1952 Take our listener survey… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:31:28

EP0851: Let George Do It: The Mystic

1/23/2013
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George is hired to expose a mystic “advising an elderly woman” as a fraud, but this isn’t any ordinary phony. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:59

EP0845: Let George Do It: The Violent Van Pattons

1/16/2013
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A young woman fearing a violent reaction from her controlling uncle hires George to break the news of her marriage. George finds himself investigating a Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:02

EP0839: Let George Do It: It Happened on Friday

1/9/2013
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George heads to the Friday Islands to help a wife concerned about her husband who has joined a Communist group there. Original Air Date: May 19, 1 Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:21

EP0833: Let George Do It: The Iron Hat

1/2/2013
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George investigates some stolen evidence that could bring down a crime king. Original Air Date: May 12, 1952 Take our listener survey&#8230 Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:31:38

EP0828: Let George Do It: Come to the Casbah

12/26/2012
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George tries to recover some papers for the French Government in order to stop their loss from creating an international incident Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:43

EP0824:Sherlock Holmes: The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle

12/20/2012
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A lost Christmas goose puts Sherlock Holmes on the trail of a jewel thief with the freedom of an innocent man lying in the balance. Original Air Date: December 26, 1948 Take our listener... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:36:00

EP0823: Let George Do It: The Christmas Letter

12/19/2012
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A soldiers writes George to ask him to visit a girl and take her out on Christmas Eve. George is dismayed to find her about to fall for a known hustler. Original Air Date: December 24, 1951 Ta Read... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:31:28