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Relive classic radio shows from some of the most popular radio programs of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. Before streaming video, television and computers the only form of entertainment was the radio and most of the shows back then were the inspiration of the television shows and movies we have today. This podcast is all about bringing those classic radios shows from the past to the modern listener of today.

Relive classic radio shows from some of the most popular radio programs of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. Before streaming video, television and computers the only form of entertainment was the radio and most of the shows back then were the inspiration of the television shows and movies we have today. This podcast is all about bringing those classic radios shows from the past to the modern listener of today.
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United States

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Relive classic radio shows from some of the most popular radio programs of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. Before streaming video, television and computers the only form of entertainment was the radio and most of the shows back then were the inspiration of the television shows and movies we have today. This podcast is all about bringing those classic radios shows from the past to the modern listener of today.

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English

Contact:

602-381-8200


Episodes

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The McCormack Matter” - Part 5

9/18/2018
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10/7/55 - Part 5 of a 5 part series, a dying prison inmate sets Dollar on a trail of stolen money.

Duration:00:16:33

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The McCormack Matter” - Part 4

9/18/2018
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10/6/55 - Part 4 of a 5 part series, a dying prison inmate sets Dollar on a trail of stolen money.

Duration:00:14:31

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The McCormack Matter” - Part 2

9/18/2018
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10/4/55 - Part 2 of a 5 part series, a dying prison inmate sets Dollar on a trail of stolen money.

Duration:00:16:33

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The McCormack Matter” - Part 1

9/18/2018
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10/3/55 - Part 1 of a 5 part series, a dying prison inmate sets Dollar on a trail of stolen money.

Duration:00:16:36

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The McCormack Matter” - Part 3

9/18/2018
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10/5/55 - Part 3 of a 5 part series, a dying prison inmate sets Dollar on a trail of stolen money.

Duration:00:16:34

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar: “The Rasmusson Matter” starring Bob Bailey

9/17/2018
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12/16/56 - A millionaire’s son has been killed in Asia, his wife has disappeared, and with good reason. Cast: Virginia Gregg, Frank Nelson and Jack Kruschen. CBS.

Duration:00:29:54

X Minus One: “Nightfall” starring Bob Hastings

9/17/2018
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12/7/55 - The story of a visit to a planet on the edge of the galaxy that circles a group of six suns. There hasn’t been a sunset in the last two thousand forty-nine years … until now! Cast: Mercer McLeod, John Larkin and Santos Ortega. NBC.

Duration:00:30:20

The Whistler: “Package for Emily”

9/14/2018
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10/17/48 - Two women want to marry the same doctor — not a good combination. Cast: Frances Robinson and Rye Billsbury. Sponsored by By Signal Oil. CBS.

Duration:00:31:39

Suspense: “My Wife, Geraldine”

9/14/2018
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3/1/45 - A meek man invents the ideal woman to be his fictitious wife and then is accused of her murder! Cast: Jeanette Nolan, Elliott Lewis and Howard McNear. Sponsored by By Roma Wines. CBS.

Duration:00:31:18

Our Miss Brooks: “The Auction Mix-Up”

9/13/2018
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3/19/50 - Madison High is holding an Auction and by strange coincidence, at the same time Mr. Conklin is moving. Cast: Richard Crenna, Jeff Chandler, Gloria McMillan and Jane Morgan. Sponsored by By Colgate. CBS.

Duration:00:31:23

The Life of Riley: ‘Thanksgiving with the Gillises”

9/11/2018
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11/29/47 - The Rileys spend Thanksgiving with their neighbors, the Gillies. Cast: John Brown and Paula Winslowe. Sponsored by By Prell and Ivory Snow. NBC.

Duration:00:31:18

Have Gun-Will Travel: “The Silver Queen”

9/10/2018
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5/17/59 - A woman inherits half of a valuable mine, but needs Paladin to establish her claim. Cast: Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Jospeh Kearns and Virginia Gregg. CBS.

Duration:00:26:57

Gunsmoke: “Overland Express”

9/10/2018
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10/31/52 - While taking an escaped killer back to Dodge by Stagecoach, Matt and Chester find plenty of action. Cast: James Nusser, Junius Matthews, Parley Baer and Lawrence Dobkin. CBS.

Duration:00:31:26

Fibber McGee & Molly: “Merchant Marines”

9/6/2018
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1/30/45 - The McGees put up a stranded merchant marine for the night. Cast: Tommy Davis, Marlin Hurt, Arthur Q. Bryan and Shirley Mitchell. Sponsored by By Johnson’s Wax. NBC.

Duration:00:30:36

Dragnet: “The Big Test”

9/6/2018
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8/28/52 - Bruce Hamilton reports that his friend Kevin has been murdered in Mexico by bandits. Sgt. Joe Friday investigates. Cast: Herb Ellis and Sarah Selby. Sponsored by By Fatima. NBC.

Duration:00:31:28

The Adventures of Philip Marlowe: “The Girl From Pitchfork Corners”

9/5/2018
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7/5/50 - A woman hires Marlowe and ends up dead and a lovesick girl from Kansas is the key. Cast: Harry Bartell, HughThomas, Peter Leeds, Vivi Janis and Tony Barrett. Sponsored by By Wrigley’s Spearmint Gum. CBS.

Duration:00:31:40

The Whistler: “Conspiracy”

9/4/2018
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9/29/48 - A reporter covering a flood uses the coming disaster to murder his hated ex-wife. Cast: Frank Lovejoy and Wilms Herbert. Sponsored by By Signal Oil. CBS.

Duration:00:31:30

Suspense: “The Man Who Knew How”

9/4/2018
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8/10/44 - A man has a secret chemical that can kill without a trace. Cast: Hans Conried and Ian Wolfe. Sponsored by By Roma Wines. CBS.

Duration:00:31:45

Our Miss Brooks: “Who’s Going Where?”

9/4/2018
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8/21/55 - Miss Brooks and Mr. Boynton plan to be the Madison High representatives for “American Education Week.” Mr. Conklin has his own plans about it. Cast: Richard Crenna, Robert Rockwell and Gloria McMillan. Sponsored by By Anacin.

Duration:00:31:43

Inner Sanctum Mystery: “The Lonely Sleep”

8/30/2018
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9/25/45 - A lonely window trimmer invents the ideal mannequin … and she’s so lifelike! Cast: Karl Swenson, Joan Banks and Luis Van Rooten. Sponsored by By Lipton Tea. CBS.

Duration:00:31:47