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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

Suspense: "Frankenstein"

12/26/2018
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Suspense: "Frankenstein" from 6-7-55 starring Stacy Harris. The famous Mary Shelley novel is dramatized. Can man bring the dead back to life?

Duration:00:28:17

Life With Luigi: “The Traffic Light”

12/12/2018
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Life With Luigi: “The Traffic Light” from 4/4/50 starring J. Carrol Naish. Luigi tries to get the city to install a traffic light on Halstead Street.

Duration:00:33:50

The Life of Riley: "Staying Out Late" starring William Bendix

12/11/2018
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The Life of Riley: "Staying Out Late" starring William Bendix. From 4/3/48, Riley attends a meeting of the "Neighborhood Betterment League" to complain about juvenile delinquency.

Duration:00:32:58

Fibber McGee & Molly: “Jewelry Store Robbery”

12/5/2018
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Fibber McGee & Molly: “Jewelry Store Robbery” from 12/12/39 starring Jim and Marian Jordan. Fibber the detective recovers a missing necklace after a jewelry store robbery.

Duration:00:32:20

The Aldrich Family: "Henry forgets to mail a letter"

11/28/2018
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From 10/23/41, it's the Aldrich Family: "Henry forgets to mail a letter." Henry's forgotten to mail a letter, which leads to total confusion at the women's club.

Duration:00:31:01

The Adventures of the Thin Man: "The Adventure of the Passionate Palooka" starring Les Tremayne

11/15/2018
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The Adventures of the Thin Man 7/6/48 "The Adventure of the Passionate Palooka" starring Les Tremayne. Nick and Nora Charles have promised to find Jojo the mongrel pooch whose mysterious disappearance has broken the heart of "Atom Bomber" Birkenhead the heavy weight challenger who lacks a mind.

Duration:00:33:01

Let George Do It: “Journey Into Hate” starring Bob Bailey

11/13/2018
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Let George Do It 2/21/49 “Journey Into Hate” starring Bob Bailey.

Duration:00:32:15

The Fat Man: "The Nightmare Murders" starring J. Scott Smart

11/8/2018
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The Fat Man 1/17/51 "The Nightmare Murders" starring J. Scott Smart.

Duration:00:32:36

The Falcon: "The Case of the Babbling Brooks"

11/7/2018
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The Falcon 7/6/52 "The Case of the Babbling Brooks" starring Les Damon.

Duration:00:32:41

Casey, Crime Photographer: “A Death in Lover’s Lane”

11/6/2018
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Casey, Crime Photographer 8/7/47 “A Death in Lover’s Lane” starring Staats Cottsworth.

Duration:00:30:20

Boston Blackie: “Blackie Goes to Jail for Diamond Theft” starring Dick Kollmar

10/31/2018
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Boston Blackie 12/3/46 “Blackie Goes to Jail for Diamond Theft” starring Dick Kollmar. Faraday solves a diamond theft and Blackie is convicted of the theft and of trying to sell the gems. He is sentenced to 10-20 years in the state penitentiary. Mary vows to clear his name. In the prison dining room, Blackie gets in a fight with a prison guard and is knocked unconscious. Faraday visits the warden's office while Blackie is there recovering and we discover that Blackie is a plant. Faraday...

Duration:00:30:24

The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes: “The Adventure of the Black Angus”

10/30/2018
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The New Adventures of Sherlock Holmes 10/19/46 “The Adventure of the Black Angus” starring Tom Conway and Nigel Bruce. A most weird and macabre story which concerns werewolves on the wild moors of Scotland and the strange happenings that took place in McKinnon Castle.

Duration:00:32:42

The Adventures of Sam Spade Detective: “The Bouncing Betty Caper”

10/25/2018
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The Adventures of Sam Spade Detective 12/12/48 "The Bouncing Betty Caper" starring Howard Duff. Sam becomes a chauffeur to enter a wealthy home and discover who's been threatening a woman. "Betty" turns out to be quite deadly, but not for the reason you think!

Duration:00:27:56

The Adventures of Philip Marlowe" “The August Lion”

10/24/2018
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The Adventures of Philip Marlowe 8/6/49 “The August Lion” starring Gerald Mohr. A former forger, now an accountant, deposits a beautiful corpse on "Dr. Marlowe's" bed and begs for help.

Duration:00:32:31

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

10/4/2018
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10/14/55 - Part 5 of a 5 part series, Dollar investigates the sinking of the freighter “Molly K."

Duration:00:16:39

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

10/4/2018
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10/13/55 - Part 4 of a 5 part series, Dollar investigates the sinking of the freighter “Molly K."

Duration:00:16:40

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

10/4/2018
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10/12/55 - Part 3 of a 5 part series, Dollar investigates the sinking of the freighter “Molly K."

Duration:00:16:41

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

10/4/2018
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10/10/55 - Part 1 of a 5 part series, Dollar investigates the sinking of the freighter “Molly K."

Duration:00:16:40

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