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On the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio, every day we feature a different detective program. Our current line-up is Box 13, Dick Tracy, The Man Called X, Mystery is My Hobby, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and T-Man. Podcast Award nominated Host Adam Graham has been your guide through each series since 2009 as he provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode as well as responding to listener questions and feedback.

On the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio, every day we feature a different detective program. Our current line-up is Box 13, Dick Tracy, The Man Called X, Mystery is My Hobby, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and T-Man. Podcast Award nominated Host Adam Graham has been your guide through each series since 2009 as he provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode as well as responding to listener questions and feedback.

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Boise, ID

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On the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio, every day we feature a different detective program. Our current line-up is Box 13, Dick Tracy, The Man Called X, Mystery is My Hobby, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and T-Man. Podcast Award nominated Host Adam Graham has been your guide through each series since 2009 as he provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode as well as responding to listener questions and feedback.

Language:

English


Episodes

EP3393: Casey, Crime Photographer: The Gentle Strangler

3/8/2021
A large man is strangling one person to death each week. Original Air Date: April 24, 1947 Support the show monthly at [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:43:41

EP3392s: Screen Director's Playhouse: DOA

3/7/2021
After finding out he was poisoned and there’s no cure, a small-town accountant goes to Los Angeles to bring his murderer to justice before he dies. Original Air Date: June 21, 1951 Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:01:03:43

EP3392: Silent Men: The Case of Rubber Gloves

3/6/2021
A suspicious shipment of rubber gloves to a Spanish firm triggers a Commerce Department investigation. Original Air Date: October 28, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:50

EP3391: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Leland Case Matter (Unedited Drama Portions)

3/5/2021
A wealthy middle aged insured man has disappeared. His much younger wife claims to be worried but her his friends claim he only wanted a break…from her. Unedited Portions of A Program that Aired... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:03

EP3390: Mystery is My Hobby: Robert's Rubber Company

3/4/2021
Ahead of a UN Conference, an official of a Latin American government is murdered. A missing formula could change the future of the region. Original Air Date: April or May 1945 Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:04

EP3389: Man Called X: Contraband

3/3/2021
The Man Called X goes to Mexico to break up a contraband smuggling ring. Original Air Date: August 29, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:35:27

EP3388: Fat Man: Murder Rides a Wheelchair (AU)

3/2/2021
An ailing elderly man hires Brad to get his wild daughter out of trouble with the operator of a gambling den. Original Air Date: January 20, 1955 Support the show monthly at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:30:56

EP3387: Casey, Crime Photographer: The Box of Death

3/1/2021
A woman finds opens a box and finds her husband’s dead body inside. Original Air Date: April 17, 1947 Support the show monthly at [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:36:37

EP3386: The Silent Men: The Empire of Pip the Blind

2/27/2021
A narcotics agent goes undercover to bust a West Coast drug kingpin. Original Air Date: October 21, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:36:09

EP3385: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Lucky Costa Matter

2/26/2021
The wife of a detective friend calls Johnny in to look for her missing husband. Original Air Date: August 15, 1951 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:36

EP3384: Mystery is My Hobby: John Crain Murdered

2/25/2021
Barton Drake and Inspector Danton investigate the murder of a wealthy recluse. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:29:57

EP3383: Man Called X: The Burma Pennisula

2/24/2021
The Man Called X travels to Burma where war refugees have been stranded and are in conflict with local farmers. Original Air Date: August 22, 1948 Support the show monthly at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:37

EP3382: The Fat Man: Murder Repeats Itself (AU)

2/23/2021
A woman comes to Brad because she’s afraid her hot-headed nephew will kill his stepfather. Original Air Date: January 13, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:18

EP3381: Casey, Crime Photographer: The Demon Miner

2/22/2021
Casey is asked to investigate a series of six deaths in a mine that have been tied to a phantom demon miner. Original Air Date: March 20, 1947 Read more ... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:35:15

EP3380: The Silent Men: The Big Sneak

2/20/2021
An immigration agent travels to Sicily to prevent a deported mobster from re-entering the country. Original Air Date: October 14, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:22

EP3379: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Horace Lockhart Matter

2/19/2021
An insured couple both die with different insurance beneficiaries and $200,000 in insurance money will be distributed based on who died last. Original Air Date: August 1, 1951 When making your travel... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:34:15

EP3378: Mystery is My Hobby: Henry Lawrence Murdered

2/18/2021
Barton Drake investigates the suspicious death of a retired millionaire. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:37:08

EP3377: Man Called X: The Girl Who Couldn't Remember

2/17/2021
A young woman with amnesia is key to the Man Called X locating a stolen collection of paintings that’s needed to provide a good future to Italian war orphans. Original Air Date: August 15, 1948... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:50

EP3376: The Fat Man: Murder Rings the Bell (AU)

2/16/2021
Brad is hired by antiques dealer to purchase a Chinese box with an ivory combination lock. Original Air Date: January 6, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:38

EP3375: Crime Photographer: The Mysterious Lodger

2/15/2021
An elderly landlady reports that her lodgers was found murdered in a locked room. Original Air Date: March 6, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:36:53