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Are you ready for a mystery? Every day Monday-Saturday, we feature a different detective audio drama from the Golden Age of Radio. Our current mystery-solving line-up of radio detectives includes Sam Spade, I Hate Crime, Dangerous Assignment, Philo Vance, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and Tales of the Texas Rangers. Whether you're wanting to listen to a mystery before going to sleep or enjoy some drama while driving, or just feel nostalgia for old school radio fiction, we have you covered with six audio dramas every week. Podcast Award finalist Host Adam Graham has been your guide through dozens of old time radio detective series since 2009. He provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode and responds to listener questions and feedback. You can subscribe to the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio from your favorite podcast app or by visiting our website at http://www.greatdetectives.net.

Are you ready for a mystery? Every day Monday-Saturday, we feature a different detective audio drama from the Golden Age of Radio. Our current mystery-solving line-up of radio detectives includes Sam Spade, I Hate Crime, Dangerous Assignment, Philo Vance, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and Tales of the Texas Rangers. Whether you're wanting to listen to a mystery before going to sleep or enjoy some drama while driving, or just feel nostalgia for old school radio fiction, we have you covered with six audio dramas every week. Podcast Award finalist Host Adam Graham has been your guide through dozens of old time radio detective series since 2009. He provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode and responds to listener questions and feedback. You can subscribe to the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio from your favorite podcast app or by visiting our website at http://www.greatdetectives.net.

Location:

Boise, ID

Description:

Are you ready for a mystery? Every day Monday-Saturday, we feature a different detective audio drama from the Golden Age of Radio. Our current mystery-solving line-up of radio detectives includes Sam Spade, I Hate Crime, Dangerous Assignment, Philo Vance, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and Tales of the Texas Rangers. Whether you're wanting to listen to a mystery before going to sleep or enjoy some drama while driving, or just feel nostalgia for old school radio fiction, we have you covered with six audio dramas every week. Podcast Award finalist Host Adam Graham has been your guide through dozens of old time radio detective series since 2009. He provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode and responds to listener questions and feedback. You can subscribe to the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio from your favorite podcast app or by visiting our website at http://www.greatdetectives.net.

Language:

English


Episodes

Tales of the Texas Rangers: The Dead Giveaway (EP3884)

10/1/2022
Today's Mystery: A mother and her four-month-old daughter are shot to death. Original Radio Broadcast Date: December 2, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Sulphur and Brimstone Matter (EP3883)

9/30/2022
Today's Mystery: Johnny goes to Venezuela to investigate the sabotage of an insured hydro electric dam project after the sabotage turns deadly. Original Radio Broadcast Date:April 6, 1954 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Twitter @radiodetectives Join us back here tomorrow for another old time radio detective audio drama.

Duration:00:21:59

Philo Vance: The Blue Penny Murder Case (EP3882)

9/29/2022
Today's Mystery: A woman is found murdered at her piano in her home. Original Radio Broadcast Date: August 23, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at http://instagram.com/greatdetectives Follow us on...

Duration:00:44:19

Dangerous Assignment: Investigate Flying Saucers (EP3881)

9/28/2022
Today's Mystery: Steve goes to Ecuador to look into crashes by a small cargo airline that are apparently caused by UFOs. Original Radio Broadcast Date: April 17, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.' Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

I Hate Crime: Episode 19 (EP3880)

9/27/2022
Today's Mystery: A man wanted for murdering his business partner hides in Larry Kent's office and asks Larry to prove his innocence. Original Radio Broadcast Date: 1949 or 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on...

Sam Spade: The Mad Scientist Caper (EP3879)

9/26/2022
Today's Mystery: Sam is hired by an inventor who believes a wealthy industrialist has ripped off his invention. Original Radio Broadcast Date: July 25, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:41:25

Tales of the Texas Rangers: The Blow Off (EP3878)

9/24/2022
Today's Mystery: Jace investigates the murder of a gas station owner. Original Radio Broadcast Date: November 25, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Become one of our friends on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram...

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Undried Fiddle Back Matter (EP3877)

9/23/2022
Today's Mystery: Johnny travels to Portland, Oregon to investigate the theft of a lumber company payroll. The company owner has offered a suspect: his own son. Original Radio Broadcast Date: March 30, 1954 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Become one of our friends on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter @radiodetectives Join us back here tomorrow for another old time...

Duration:00:37:22

Philo Vance: The Johnny A Murder Case (EP3876)

9/22/2022
Today's Mystery: A local crime boss commits murder and disappears and both the police and his rivals shows up at his girlfriend's house in hopes of capturing him. Then, the house explodes. Original Radio Broadcast Date: August 16, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener...

Dangerous Assignment: Recover Underwater Demolition Secrets (EP3875)

9/21/2022
Today's Mystery: Steve goes to Trinidad to help another agent recover some sunken military secrets. Original Radio Broadcast Date: April 10, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.' Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:39:32

I Hate Crime: Episode 6 (EP3874)

9/20/2022
Today's Mystery: A wealthy woman hires Larry to recover a valuable diamond. Original Radio Broadcast Date: 1949 or 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Become one of ourfriends on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:34:33

Sam Spade: The Missing Newshawk Caper (EP3873)

9/19/2022
Today's mystery: Sam is hired to find a missing investigative reporter who had been writing exposes of major criminals. Original Air Date: July 18, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:37:27

EP3872: Tales of the Texas Rangers: Wild Crop

9/17/2022
Today''s Mystery: Jace investigates the brutal murder of a ranch hand on a trail. Original Air Date: November 18, 1951 Become one of our monthly Patreon supporters at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Become one of our friends on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram...

EP3871: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Piney Corners Matter

9/16/2022
Today's Mystery: Based on an anonymous note, Johnny goes to a small Pennsylvania town to investigate the murder of an insured woman. Original Air Date: March 23, 1954 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Become one of our friends on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter @radiodetectives Listen every day (Monday-Saturday) for another old time radio detective program.

Duration:00:36:50

EP3870: Philo Vance: The Deep Sea Murder Case

9/15/2022
Today's Mystery: A wealthy eccentric man disappears while going fishing. Original Air Date: August 9, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at http://instagram.com/greatdetectives Become one of ourfriends on...

Duration:00:34:03

EP3869: Dangerous Assignment: Renew Sheik Haroun's Uranium Deal

9/14/2022
Today's Mystery: Steve is sent to Cairo where an old friend, a Sheik, who controls valuable uranium mines is threatening not to renew the lease held by the U.S. and its allies. Original Air Date: March 27, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.' Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey…http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call...

Duration:00:42:07

EP3868: I Hate Crime: Episode 5 (aka A Fashionable Murder)

9/13/2022
Larry goes to a fashion show and meets a beautiful model who asks him for a simple favor - dispose of the body of a murder victim that inconveniently happens to be in her apartment. Original Air Date: 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at...

Duration:00:35:50

EP3867: Sam Spade: The Wheel of Life Caper

9/12/2022
Today's Mystery: A woman with amnesia hires Sam to help with the murdered body she found. Original Air Date: July 11, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at http://instagram.com/greatdetectives Follow us...

Duration:00:34:05

EP3866: Tales of the Texas Rangers: Open and Shut

9/10/2022
Today's Mystery: A woman comes home in a panic and reports that her date was murdered. Original Air Date: November 11, 1951 Become one of our monthly patreon supporters at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Instagram at...

Duration:00:37:49

EP3865: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Berlin Matter

9/9/2022
Today's mystery: Johnny goes to Berlin to investigate the killing of a consulting engineer who had just increased his insurance. Original Air Date: March 16, 1954 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener survey at http://survey.greatdetectives.net Give us a call at 208-991-4783 Follow us on Twitter @radiodetectives Listen every day for another old-time radio detective program.