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Saturday, February 28, 2015

Lights Out 45-07-19 Special to Hollywood

A small chartered plane is headed for Hollywood with a spoiled actress, a hen-pecked producer, and their press agent, all selfishly arguing among themselves, suddenly find their engines have stopped.

Running time - 24:48 min

This Is Your Life 50-03-08 Charlie McCarthy

Host Ralph Edwards and Edgar Bergen surprise Charlie McCarthy by presenting the story of his life, featuring guests who played a part in Charlie's life.

Running time - 27:11 min

Friday, February 27, 2015

Richard Diamond, Private Detective 50-11-08 Dead Mans Letter

A dying man arrives at Diamond's office and gives him a sealed envelope, with desperate killers hunting for it, close behind.

Dick Powell as Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Running time - 27:02 min

Phil Harris Alice Faye Show 49-10-02 Frankie Borrows Phil's New Car

Phil's upset that Frankie borrowed his car, so he decides to buy Frankie his own car, but schemes to have him pick one out thinking it's for Alice.

Running time - 29:28 min

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Weird Circle 1944 The Werewolf

A young boy tells of the evil that fell upon him and his family after his father marries a strange woman in a strange ceremony.

Running time - 28:57 min

Family Theater 50-08-23 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Jules Verne's classic tale of a Captain who has conquered the ocean's depths, and wages war against the world of man by means of an amazing undersea vessel, the Nautilus.

Running time - 29:28 min

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Jack Benny Program 46-05-19 Guest Fred Allen

Dennis makes friends with a monkey. Fred Allen visits Jack to convince him to appear on his program.

Running time - 30:00 min

Nightmare 54-04-07 The Leech

Peter Lorre hosts this tale of a wife and her lover who kill her husband, and then have everything go wrong when they try to get rid of the body.

Host Peter Lorre

Running time - 22:46 min

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

The Man Called X 48-02-29 Storm over the Alps

Ken Thurston heads for Switzerland to try and uncover those responsible for flooding Europe with counterfeit money.

Running time - 21:52 min

Jack Benny Program 44-02-20 Guest Groucho Marx

Groucho Marx is at Jack's house playing a strenuous game of checkers until Jack has to get to the studio. The cast presents the murder mystery play, "The Gilroy Murder Case," or "He must have been a Sword Swallower, because it was an inside job."

Running time 29:30 min

Monday, February 23, 2015

Marx Brothers 1935 Hollywood Agents and Time Marxes On

Groucho and Chico try to make a living as Hollywood agents. Preview of the Marx Brothers film "A Day At The Races."

Running time - 26:44 min

Burns and Allen 41-03-17 Saint Patrick's Day Parade

George tries to make sense out of Gracie's story about her day at the parade. George wants to break things up between Gracie and Artie Shaw.

Running time - 29:16 min

Sunday, February 22, 2015

The Lady Esther Screen Guild Theater 43-09-20 The Maltese Falcon

The Screen Guild Theater presents their version of The Maltese Falcon, the story of murder and betrayal in the hunt for a priceless statue of a bird. Starring Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet, and Peter Lorre.

Running time - 29:31 min

Jack Benny Program 40-02-25 Trip to Yosemite Part 4

Jack is stuck celebrating his birthday in bed recovering from his skiing accident, and complains his nurse spends too much time with Phil. Jack gets a singing telegram from his dad.

Running time - 29:00 min

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Charlie McCarthy Show 46-11-17 Tallulah Bankhead

Edgar tries to encourage Charlie to take dancing class more seriously. Mortimer has new clothes. Charlie has written a play for guest Tallulah Bankhead.

Running time - 24:32 min

Friday, February 20, 2015

Bob Hope Show 43-09-28 Guest - Orson Welles

Guest Orson Welles and Bob trade insults before Orson becomes a mystic swami and lets Bob speak to the spirit world.

Running time - 29:53 min

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

High Adventure 69-07-26 Keeper of the Tomb

Archaeologists are astonished at the discovery of an Egyptian tomb marker on a farm...in South Africa. The team finds and descends into the tomb, but become trapped, and their only way out is to swear a promise to the spirit of the tomb.

Running time - 26:52 min

Have Gun, Will Travel 59-03-08 The Monster on Moonridge

Paladin is hired by a man afraid for his daughter who keeps trying to return to a mountain were she once disappeared for a week. Paladin learns from the superstitious townsfolk that there's a strange half-man half-bear beast haunting the mountain.

Running time - 24:21 min

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Inner Sanctum Mysteries 45-05-15 The Black Art

A man waiting on Death Row for murder is aided in his escape by a women he's never met. The man becomes afraid of the woman and tries to get away from her, but she appears wherever he tries to hide, and he suspects her of using Black Magic.

Running time - 28:31 min

Sherlock Holmes 54-11-16 The Second Stain

The Prime Minister and the Secretary for European Affairs desperately seek the aide of Sherlock Holmes to retrieve a stolen document, or the consequences could lead to war.

Running time - 25:26 min

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Jack Benny Program 44-02-13 From March Field

The cast debates about how long Jack has been on the air. Jack gets a Birthday greeting and present. Jack and guest Larry Adler recall their trip to Egypt where Jack buys a camel.

Running time - 29:30 min

Burns and Allen 47-02-20 15th Year On The Radio

George and Gracie celebrate their 15th anniversary and recall the day when guest Al Jolson gave them their big break in show business.

Running time - 30:22 min

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Jack Benny Program 54-02-14 Jack's 39th Birthday - Again

The audience sings Happy Birthday to Jack. The cast members find unusual reminders of Jack's Birthday. Jack thinks he's 40 years old, but he gets a wire from his sister saying he's really 39.

Running time - 29:30 min

Aldrich Family 43-02-11 Valentine's Day Party

Frantic complications arise when Henry schedules a Valentine's Day party at home, but learns his sister is already going to have one there the same night, so he is forced to make other arraignments.

Running time - 28:50 min

Jack Benny Program 42-02-15 Jack goes to the Movies for his Birthday

Jack plans to go to the movies for his birthday, but can't find a date. The gang has planned a surprise birthday party for Jack, but Dennis almost gives it away.

Running time - 29:30 min

Friday, February 13, 2015

Suspense 47-02-13 The Thirteenth Sound

A woman murders her husband but later begins to hear scraping sounds everywhere that begin to drive her mad. Starring Agnes Moorhead.

Agnes Moorhead

Running time - 28:53 min

Great Gildersleeve 53-02-11 Two Dates for Mayor's Valentine Party

After being invited to the mayor's party, Gildy has to choose between two women to take, each of whom believing she is his date.

Running time 29:05 min

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Fibber McGee And Molly 51-02-13 Nasty Letter to Fred Nitney

Continuing his Valentine's Day tradition, Fibber is writing a nasty letter to his old vaudeville pal Fred Nitney that he's been quarreling with for years. After Fibber sends his letter, he receives Fred's letter of apology with gifts, and has to stop his own letter.

Running time - 29:20 min

Duffy's Tavern 50-02-16 Guest Shelley Winters

Archie gets a Valentine card, and believes Shelly Winters sent it. Archie doesn't want to get married, so he enlists his friends to prevent any women from dragging him to the alter.

Running time - 28:28 min

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy 55-11-27 With Jack Benny and Special guest F. W. Hodge

Charlie and Edgar hitch up the trailer and go on vacation, stopping at a trailer park run by Jack Benny. Gary Crosby sings "But Not For Me'. Professor Kirkwood discusses how to make money at home with his 'Print it Yourself Kit'. Special guest F. W. Hodge, expert on the American Indian.

Running time - 58:44 min

Monday, February 9, 2015

Dennis Day 47-02-12 Dennis Becomes Irresistible to Women

Mildred questions the love Dennis has for her because he's never gone out with another girl before. Dennis suddenly finds other women attracted to him.

Running time - 30:52 min

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Jack Benny Program 39-02-12 Jack's birthday present - Love Finds Annie Hardy

Jack's birthday is coming up, so Mary gives Jack a present and reads a poem. Kenny bought Jack some candy. Rochester tells Jack he's received a polar bear for his birthday. In honor of Valentine's Day, the cast performs "Love finds Annie Hardy," or "It's About Time."

Running time - 29:30 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 50-02-14 Looking For Lost Tubes Of Radium

Fibber believes the hospital has lost some valuable radium, so Fibber buys a Geiger counter and sets off to track it down.

Running time - 28:54 min

The Bickersons 48-02-13 Valentine's Day

When John gets home late for work, Blanche accuses him of not loving her and forgetting Valentine's Day, and insists he buy life insurance.

Running time - 10:50 min

Thursday, February 5, 2015

The Bickersons 51-06-12 The Mink Coat

Blanche secretly uses John's money to buy a mink coat, but then schemes to get more money from John to pay back the money he doesn't know is missing.

Running time - 30:36 min

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Phil Harris - Alice Faye Show 49-02-13 Someone Sends Alice Flowers For Valentines Day

Phil has forgotten all about Valentine's Day, but then Alice starts receiving Valentine flowers from "Guess Who?" and thinks Phil sent them to her.

Running time - 28:16 min

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Sherlock Holmes 45-11-26 Accidental Murderess

While on vacation after a case, Holmes and Watson meet up with a couple that interests Holmes, who recognizes the wife, whose past involves mysterious deaths.

Running time - 29:38 min

The Judy Canova Show 46-02-09 Valentines Flashback to Cactus Junction

A few days before Valentine's Day, Judy gets a card and candy but doesn't know who sent them. Judy looks through her old photo album to figure out who might have sent the candy.

Running time - 30:44 min

Monday, February 2, 2015

Charlie McCarthy Show 44-01-30 Basil Rathbone

Charlie asks Bergen for money, but instead gets a lesson in inflation, and a story of King Midas. Guest Basil Rathbone lets Charlie help him solve a Sherlock Holmes case by tracking down a monstrous killer.


Running time - 19:37 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 46-02-12 Fibber's New Suit

Fed up with Fibber's old suit, Molly arranges to have a new one made. Fibber doesn't want to spend so much for the suit, so the tailor agrees to give him one for free if Fibber sends him new customers.

Running time - 28:07 min