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Adam Graham podcasts every Saturday with another episode from the 1950s Dragnet Radio Series including insights, as well as humor and general oddity in the pre and post show wrap-up.

Adam Graham podcasts every Saturday with another episode from the 1950s Dragnet Radio Series including insights, as well as humor and general oddity in the pre and post show wrap-up.
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Boise, ID

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Adam Graham podcasts every Saturday with another episode from the 1950s Dragnet Radio Series including insights, as well as humor and general oddity in the pre and post show wrap-up.

Language:

English


Episodes

EP2696: Dragnet: The Big TV

12/15/2018
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Friday and Smith investigate the disappearance of young mother and her baby. Original Air Date: March 2, 1954 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:00:29:01

EP2695: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Burma Red Matter

12/14/2018
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Johnny investigates the theft of an uncut ruby. Original Air Date: May 6, 1962 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:32:05

Boston Blackie: The Riding Stable Murder

12/13/2018
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It looks like the owner of a riding stable was kicked in the head but Blackie thinks its murder Original Air Date: January 7, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:29:29

Rocky Jordan: Gold Fever

12/12/2018
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An old friend of Rocky’s gives him the deed to a South African gold mine. Original Air Date: August 7, 1949 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! ]]

EP2692: Stand by for Crime: Baby Betsy’s Mother

12/11/2018
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A mother who adopted her five-year-old at birth comes to Chuck after a woman shows up claiming to be the five-year-old’s birth mother and wanting custody of the child. Original Air Date: 1952... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

EP2691: Mister Keen, Tracer of Lost Persons: The Quicksand Murder case

12/10/2018
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A woman calls her sister and asks her to come get her from a house she just rented. When the sister arrives, the woman is gone and she calls Mister Keen in to investigate. Original Air Date: June 1,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:42

EP2690: Dragnet: The Big Pipe

12/8/2018
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A woman is found beaten to death in her office. Original Air Date: February 23, 1954 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:00:30:29

EP2689: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Grand Canyon Matter

12/7/2018
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Johnny is called to Arizona to track down an underworld figure whose believed to have valuable stolen jewels. Original Air Date: April 29, 1962 When making your travel plans, remember... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:26:15

EP2688: Boston Blackie: Pierre L’escale’s Door Buzzer

12/6/2018
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A man in Paris sends a friend to America with a door buzzer that he says will make them both rich. Original Air Date: December 31, 1947 Try Idagio free for 14 days by... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:28:25

EP2687: Rocky Jordan: Valachi

12/5/2018
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A Spanish Gypsy wants to leave the gypsy life and marry an outsider, but she’s being followed by a jealous ex-boyfriend. Original Air Date: December 31, 1947 Support the show monthly at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

EP2686: Stand by for Crime: The Tennant Jewels Stolen

12/4/2018
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An elderly woman’s jewels are stolen. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Original Air Date: Sometime in 1952 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! ]]

EP2685: Mister Keen, Tracer of Lost Persons: The Broken Window Murder Case

12/3/2018
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A wealthy man is murdered in his home by someone who entered through a broken window. Original Air Date: May 25, 1950 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:00:12:14

EP2684: Dragnet: The Big Sucker

12/1/2018
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A con man is tricking people into paying thousands of dollars for phony diamonds. Original Air Date: February 16, 1954 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:00:31:55

EP2683: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Skidmore Matter

11/30/2018
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Johnny is sent out to help the show’s writer/producer’s brother with a case of stolen farming/construction equipment. Original Air Date: April 22, 1962 When making your travel plans,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

EP2682: Boston Blackie: Where Oh Where Has My Mary Gone

11/29/2018
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Blackie goes to Mary’s apartment after sending her to spy on a gangster and finds another woman living there who claims not to know who Mary is. Original Air Date: December 24, 1947 Support the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:28:28

EP2681: Rocky Jordan: The Coward of Mutah Kahn

11/28/2018
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Rocky is summoned by a respected old man who has a knife in and wants Rocky’s help fulfilling his last request. Original Air Date: July 24, 1949 Support the show monthly at... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:33:53

EP2680: Stand by for Crime: Prisoners of the Revolution

11/27/2018
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Chuck Morgan and Carol go to cover a revolution in South America where Chuck finds out he’s a dead-ringer for the country’s ousted President. Original Air Date: 1952 Support the show... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:27:32

EP2679: Mister Keen: The Case of Murder and the Missing Car

11/26/2018
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A wealthy man’s car disappears. When he gets back, the man discovers his daughter’s boyfriend’s body in the back of the car. Original Air Date: May 11, 1950 Support the show monthly... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

EP2678: Dragnet: The Big Broad

11/24/2018
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Friday and Slats Henry investigate a series of liquor store robberies. Original Air Date: february 9, 1954 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:30:23

EP2677: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Wrong Idea Matter

11/23/2018
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Johnny is called in to help an insured woman who’s afraid her ex-convict husband will fulfill a pledge made at trial to pay her back. Original Air Date: April 15, 1962 When making your travel... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Duration:00:30:59