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Monday, March 30, 2015

Abbott and Costello 43-12-02 Trip to Palm Springs with Veronica Lake

Bud and Lou travel to Palm Springs to try and convince Veronica Lake to appear on their show.

Running time - 29:40 min

The Saint 50-07-09 The Problem of the Peculiar Payoff

Korean war news bulletin. Simon find himself being accused of being a blackmailer by a swindler who's being swindled.

Running time - 27:30 min

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Burns and Allen 45-04-02 George Goes Rabbit Hunting

Gracie is upset that George won't buy her a fur coat, so George decides to go rabbit hunting for the fur to make her a coat.

Running time - 24:42 min

Lady Esther Screen Guild Theatre 45-08-13 Gildersleeve's Bad Day

Gildersleeve is called for jury duty in the trial of a bank robber. The gangster's pals pick Gildersleeve as someone they might be able to bribe to influence the other jurors in favor of the defendant.

Running time - 29:12 min

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Jack Benny Program 54-09-26 Show Not Being Broadcast

It's the first show of the season, and Bob Crosby tells how he spent his vacation, and Dennis Day plans to quit the show. Jack gets bad news from Rochester that his show isn't being broadcast over the air.

Running time - 29:30 min

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Escape 54-06-17 Blood Waters

A diver in need of money is persuaded to join an expedition deep into the jungles of Argentina to retrieve a fortune in sunken gold lost in the Paraguay River.

Running time - 29:22 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 40-10-08 Fibber Quits Smoking

Fibber gets bad news from a checkup at the doctors office. The doctor insists that Fibber give up smoking for at least a week, but that may be too much to ask.

Running time - 29:09 min

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Bold Venture 51-09-24 Murder in the Yucatan

Shannon and Sailor are asked to find a missing wife by her husband, who already murdered her.

Starring Lauren Bacall and Humphrey Bogart

Running time - 26:48 min

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Haunting Hour 45-09-15 Nocturne

An insanely jealous man hates his twin brother and accuses him of robbing him of talent and good luck simply by being born first, and decides to murder his more talented older brother.

Running time - 25:00 min

Have Gun, Will Travel 59-03-29 A Sense of Justice

Paladin is wired by a sheriff to protect his prisoner from the townsfolk that are intent on a lynching before the trial.

Starring John Dehner as Paladin

Running time - 19:58 min

Monday, March 23, 2015

Sam Spade 51-01-05 The Biddle Riddle Caper

Spade is hired by a radio producer to track down the main suspect in a three year old unsolved murder, but he finds him dead.

Steve Dunne as Sam Spade and Lorene Tuttle as Effie

Running time - 27:51 min

Bob and Ray 51-06-01 Diet Expert Dr Claudius Von Sturdley

Bob interviews a diet expert. Tex buys old sweepstakes tickets. Mr. Tracely, the kindly old investigator, attempts to solve The Blonde Dog Murder Case.

Running time - 23:38 min

Sunday, March 22, 2015

The Big Show 51-04-01 Groucho Marx and Bob Hope

Tallulah Bankhead trades jokes with Bob Hope and joins him in song. Van Johnson performs in a war time play from the film, "Go For Broke." Van sings "Pennies from Heaven", with Bob Hope butting in. Ezio Pinza sings an aria from "The Marriage Of Figaro." Ethel Barrymore performs a dramatic reading, accompanied by music composed by Lionel Barrymore, then Ethel jokes with Tallulah. Joan Davis sings a calypso song with Ezio Pinza, Groucho Marx, Bob Hope, and Van Johnson. Tallulah calls Judy Holiday so that the cast can congratulate her on winning the Academy Award.

Running time - 1:29:28

The Phil Harris - Alice Faye Show 49-04-17 Dinner for Teacher

Alice has invited the school principle and her husband over for Easter dinner but Phil plots to make sure they don't stay long.

Running time - 29:28 min

Saturday, March 21, 2015

NBC's 40th Anniversary 66-11-13 Hosts Bergen and McCarthy

NBC celebrates their 40 years in broadcasting with Hosts Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy, who introduce excerpts from 40 years worth of entertainment and news programs.

Running time - 1:18:27 

Friday, March 20, 2015

Green Hornet 39-11-25 The Smuggler Signs His Name

A diplomat is suspected of using his legal immunity to smuggle goods into the US, so the Hornet and Kato set out to investigate.

Running time - 28:31 min

Jack Benny Program 47-02-16 Jack's Birthday Party with Isaac Stern

Jack is celebrating his 38th birthday by hosting a party and has invited his cast, Isaac Stern, and the Colmans.

Running time - 29:30 min

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Fred Allen Show 43-04-04 Guest - Jimmy Durante

The question for Allen's Alley is "How did the fish shortage bother you?" Fred and Jimmy Durante go to buy war stamps, but Fred ends up in trouble with the FBI.

Running time - 29:02 min

Friday, March 13, 2015

The Shadow 38-11-20 Death is Blind

A disgruntled scientist intentionally blinds and betrays his young assistant and uses him to exact revenge on his employers.

Running time - 28:48 min

Jack Benny Program 50-03-12 Sagebrush Soap Contest

Jack helps Rochester fill out his income tax. Jack congratulates Phil on his new movie. Dennis is joining the French Foreign Legion. Jack's real life daughter Joan plays a high school student on a scavenger hunt. Jack wins a trip from a radio contest.

Running time - 30:00 min

Monday, March 9, 2015

Philo Vance 48-08-31 The Coachman Murder Case

A wealthy businessman is found knifed to death and floating in his swimming pool, but with few clues Vance still manages to find the real killer.

Jackson Beck starring as Philo Vance

Running time - 26:02 min

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Have Gun, Will Travel 59-06-14 Bitter Wine

Paladin attempts to settle a dispute between a wine grower and a oil man before their feud becomes deadly.

Running time - 23:54 min

Jack Benny Program 47-11-09 Phony Party Invitation

When Phil finds out that Dennis does a great imitation of Ronald Colman, he and Dennis pull a prank on Jack by making him think he is invited to the Colmans for a party. Jack shows up with his girlfriend at the Colmans, but guests Ronald and Benita have just gone to bed.

Running time - 29:30 min

Fred Allen Show 40-3-28 Husband and Wife Radio Show

Fred and Portland talk about the Easter Parade. Fred goes to Allen's Alley with the question, "Do you think the American woman works too hard?" James and Pamela Mason are preparing for a trip to California and after warning them to stay clear of that cheap Jack Benny, Fred gives them his idea for a British radio show for the couple.

Running time - 29:55 min

Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator 51-10-31 Corpse on Delivery

Craig is hired to locate a bail-jumping crook, but after changing his mind and turning down the job, a man is stabbed to death at his office door.

William Gargan as Barrie Craig

Running time - 28:04 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 44-05-16 Uncle Sycamore's Pistol

After Fibber refuses to buy from two cops selling tickets to the Policemen's Ball, the cops notice Fibber's old pistol and other suspicious items around the house.

Running time - 28:25 min

Fred Allen Show 48-04-25 Scalping Baseball Tickets

Fred and Portland joke about Daylight Savings Time. The question for Allen's Alley is "How do you feel about superstitions?" Fred meets Leo Durocher who gives him a couple of tickets for a game, but Fred gets arrested for ticket scalping.

Running time - 29:28 min

Night Beat 50-09-11 The Hunter Becomes the Hunted

A convict on his way to the death house escapes and kidnaps both Randy Stone and the district attorney.

Frank Lovejoy as Randy Stone

Running time - 28:56 min

Saturday, March 7, 2015

The Shadow 38-10-23 Gun Island

While sailing in the Caribbean, Lamont and Margo find themselves hostages of pirates that Lamont thinks have ulterior motives.

Running time - 29:28 min

Friday, March 6, 2015

Lights Out 42-12-01 Mister Maggs

A man buys a locked chest at an auction, but not long after it arrives at his home, tragedy arrives also.

Running time 25:53 min

Jack Benny Program 40-01-28 Murder on the Bay Bridge

Jack insists on telling of his treacherous trip in his Maxwell. The cast performs a mystery drama called "Murder on the Bay Bridge."

Running time 29:30 min

Thursday, March 5, 2015

The Shadow 38-09-11 The Witch Drums

While driving through Salem, Margo and Lamont discover a child has been found dead in a well, and that the town is fearful of a three hundred year old curse.

Running time - 29:36 min

The New Adventures of Nero Wolfe 50-11-17 The Careless Cleaner

An artist on a drinking binge is accused of murdering a cleaning woman, but Wolfe suspects he's being framed.

Starring Sydney Greenstreet as Nero Wolfe

Running time - 29:46 min

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Father Knows Best 50-10-26 A Spooky Cemetery

On their way home on a dark and rainy Halloween night, the Anderson's become lost and run out of gas, right next to a cemetery.

Running time - 29:31 min

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

The Adventures Of Sam Spade 48-10-31 The Fairley-Bright Caper

Spade is hired to watch over the guests of a Halloween party being given at the Fairley estate, but is unable to prevent murder.

Howard Duff as Sam Spade

Running time - 28:44 min

Monday, March 2, 2015

The Bing Crosby Show 50-01-11 Guest - Groucho Marx

First song by Peggy Lee and Bing is "Little Jack Frost, Get Lost." Groucho is upset over his introduction, and being in the dog house because of Bing. Groucho and Bing sing a duet.

Running time - 30:35 min

Sunday, March 1, 2015

The Shadow 47-01-05 The Werewolf of Hamilton Mansion

Lamont and Margo investigate the possibility that a man's son is a killer werewolf.

Running time - 22:51 min

Family Theater 49-11-30 Rip Van Winkle

Rip Van Winkle, the "Laziest Man in the Village", travels to the mountains to find mulberries from which to brew a special tea, when he meets some strangers who offer him a brew that puts him to sleep.

Running time - 28:55 min