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Monday, August 31, 2015

Bob Hope Show 45-02-27 Guest Frank Sinatra

Bob's guest Frank Sinatra sings "I'm Beginning To See The Light." Frank and Bob perform in a comedic western skit.

Running time - 29:30 min

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Appointment With Fear 44-05-18 The Clock Strikes Eight

A woman suffering from amnesia regains most of her memories, only to find herself not only in prison, but sentenced to death for murder.

Running time - 28:47 min

Archie Andrews 48-09-04 The Big Dance

Archie has a dance to get ready for, and his dad just wants to take a bath, but nothing works out for either.

Running time - 29:48 min

Suspense 42-06-17 The Burning Court

The first program in the Suspense series involves a man who comes to believe his own wife is a murderer, and a writer who attempts to solve the mystery.

Running time - 29:45 min

Sealtest Variety Theater 49-02-24 Husband and Wife Breakfast Show

Dorothy and guest Brian Donlevy perform in a skit about a loving radio breakfast show couple, who are at each others throats off the air. Dorothy does a detective skit with Kay Kyser who plays the Deuce of Spades, Sam Spade's brother.

Running time - 29:09 min

Charlie McCarthy Show 44-03-05 Cecil B Demille

Charlie rearranged the living room furniture, and broke a priceless Chinese vase. Charlie messed up the kitchen making donuts and pies. Mortimer is in the shoe shine business. Jane Powell sings "Oh What A Beautiful Morning."  Charlie has hired Cecil B Demille to produce a play at his Barn Theater.

Bergen has a real-life cold during the broadcast, and so he and both Charlie and Mortimer sound a bit off.

Running time - 21:47 min

Hercule Poirot 45-11-16 The Trail Led To Death

A small time private detective seeks and fails to persuade Poirot to assist him in finding a missing woman for his client. Meanwhile the police are investigating the murder of a nurse, and Poirot believes the murder and the missing woman are somehow connected.

Harold Huber stars as Hercule Poirot

Running time - 27:39 min

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Dennis Day 47-10-01 Dennis Tries to Enlist Support for a New Jail

Against Mrs. Anderson's wishes, Dennis tries to help her get a new jail built, to get on her good side.

Running time - 29:15 min

Hall of Fantasy 47-04-10 Man Size in Marble

A newlywed couple move into a nice little cottage, but when their housekeeper warns the husband about a pair of statues that come to life, he foolishly ignores it.

Running time - 27:06 min

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Jack Benny Program 40-05-05 Clown Hall Tonight

Don announces Jack's anniversary on the radio, and Jack talks about his early programs in radio. Jack and the gang perform their version of Fred Allen's show.

Running time - 29:30 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 45-02-13 Piano Tuner

In spite of Molly's protests, Fibber is determined to tune their piano himself, with predictable results.

Running time - 28:25 min

Father Knows Best 52-10-16 Bud Quits School

Bud  gets embarrassed at school and decides he's not going back and wants to get a job. Instead of getting upset, Jim has a plan to persuade Bud to go back to school on his own, by hiring him as a handyman and overworking him.

Running time - 29:47 min

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Hear It Now 50-12-15 Korean War Reports

Edward R Murrow hosts and narrates this first program in the series of 'Hear It Now.' Murrow begins with a description of the tragic events currently taking place in Korea when Chinese forces overran the United Nation's Forces, followed by the UN reaction and events and attitudes in the US as a result of the escalation. World and entertainment news also included along with more war news.

Running time - 59:51 min

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Chase and Sanborn Program 43-05-23 Charles Boyer

Charlie has become a printer, printing up phony report cards. Professor of Gremlinology Bill Thompson, discusses a new species of Gremlin he calls Gremities, a cross between gremlins and termites. Guest Charles Boyer is a movie producer, and Charlie wants to be in his pictures.

Running time - 22:18 min

The Shadow 46-04-07 The Ghost Wore a Silver Slipper

Driving by a cemetery, Lamont and Margo pick up a strange girl on the road who asks to be taken to her father's shop. Once arriving, they not only find their passenger has disappeared from the back seat, but that she died the night before.

Running time - 29:08 min

Burns and Allen Show 47-05-29 Deciding How To Spend Summer Vacation

George and Gracie are taking a vacation and have trouble deciding where to go, and when they finally do, George has to deal with Gracie's new filing system in order to pack. Francis Langford will be replacing the Burns and Allen Show for the summer, and stops by for a visit.

Running time - 29:04 min

Monday, August 24, 2015

Sherlock Holmes 46-11-30 The Strange Death Of Mrs Abernetty

A wealthy matriarch with a heart condition, whose children can't wait for her to die, plans to tell Holmes something important after lunch, but dies mysteriously during lunch.

Running time - 29:03 min

Escape 47-10-15 A Shipment of Mute Fate

Jack Webb stars as a man hired by a museum in the US, to capture and bring back alive the deadliest snake in the world from Venezuela. Transporting the snake by passenger liner, a storm cause the snake to get loose aboard ship and must be recaptured.

Running time - 24:30 min

Sunday, August 23, 2015

Boston Blackie 45-06-06 Mrs Boston Blackie

A woman claiming to be Blackie's wife, blackmails an old political friend of Blackie's and is later found murdered.

Running time - 27:07 min

Jack Benny Program 40-04-28 Buck Benny at the Paramount Theater

Broadcasting from New York, the gang talks about the premier of Jack's picture, "Buck Benny Rides Again" at the Paramount Theater. Jack gets mad when he finds out that Rochester appeared on Fred Allen's program. Jack receives a trophy from "Movie and Radio Guide Magazine" and Don is named Outstanding Radio Announcer.

Running time - 29:30 min

Saturday, August 22, 2015

True Detective Mysteries 37-09-02 Reprocessed Bride

Detectives investigating a reported kidnapping of a woman made by her former husband, find her murdered body, and also discover a murdered state trooper.

Running time - 25:31 min

Great Gildersleeve 42-10-04 Planting a Tree

Gildy decides to buy a huge cherry tree and gets Leroy to dig a huge hole for it. Once planted, Gildy has trouble watering it, so he starts a petition demanding a better town water system.

Running time - 29:50 min

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Phil Harris Alice Faye Show 49-05-15 Cadillac in the Swimming Pool

Phil and Alice, are invited to the sponsor's pool party, but an unwanted Remley shows up too. Remley causes the sponsor's car to roll into the pool, and he and Phil try to get the car out but cause even more trouble.

Running time - 28:56 min

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Martin & Lewis Show 49-08-16 Victor Moore

Dean and Jerry are talked into starting their own night club, so they try and get Victor Moore to put up the money after trying a loan company.

Running time - 28:54 min

Duffy's Tavern 44-09-15 Rudy Vallee Does His Show from the Tavern

Archie auditions Rudy Vallee in hopes of getting him to broadcast his show from the tavern.

Running time - 29:54 min

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Orson Welles Radio Almanac 44-05-17 Guest - Ann Sothern

Guest "Honest Ann Sothern", wants Orson to be her political campaign manager. Ann and Orson sing about her political views in a song titled "Sittin' On The Fence." Fast forward 20 years into the future, and Ann Sothern is the President, and Orson Sothern is the First Gentleman. Orson, with Hans Conried perform a scene from "Romeo and Juliet."

Running time - 29:55 min

Aldrich Family 40-05-28 Cross Country Race

Henry has to win a cross country race, or he'll fail at math, and won't get a sleeping bag, so he can swap it for a typewriter, so he can get tickets to a dance. Confused?

Running time - 29:45 min

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Jack Benny Program 38-04-10 A Yank at Oxford

Jack is building a home in Beverly Hills, and tells the gang about it. The Benny Cut Rate Theater Guild performs "A Yank at Oxford."

Running time - 29:30 min

Dragnet 49-06-17 The Werewolf

Sgt. Friday and his partner Ben are after a criminal, whose victims and witnesses have described as having a face like a werewolf, who has been robbing and beating women in the early morning hours.

Running time - 29:24 min

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The Shadow 38-04-24 Power of the Mind

Spies have kidnapped a scientist, but they've accidentally driven him mad with torture while trying to learn his secret formula. The spies then kidnap a psychiatrist hoping he can bring sanity back to the scientist, but instead he uses telepathy to contact the Shadow.

Running time - 29:02 min

Sunday, August 9, 2015

Great Gildersleeve 42-09-06 Golf Tournament

Gildy has been practicing for the Labor Day Golf Tournament against Judge Hooker, but at the last minute the Judge can't play, and Gildy must play against an unwelcome house guest that Marjorie invited.

Running time - 29:45 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 42-04-21 Take Me out to the Ball Game

Molly insists Fibber take her to the ball game on opening day, and Fibber has to figure a way to take her to the sold out game.

Running time - 28:47 min

Have Gun, Will Travel 58-11-23 Strange Vendetta

Paladin is hired by a dying man to take his body back to his home in Mexico, but Paladin receives a surprise after crossing the border.

Running time - 24:42 min

Jack Benny Program 40-04-21 In New York Preparing For The Premier Of Buck Benny Rides Again

The gang has arrived in New York for the premier of Jack's Buck Benny movie. Jack is constantly interrupted by a reporter trying to get an interview. Jack refuses to let Dennis date a burlesque dancer all by himself.

Running time - 29:30

Saturday, August 8, 2015

The Shadow 38-03-13 The Silent Avenger

A murderer sentenced to the Death House, promises in court that the jury, prosecutor, judge, the governor, and even the Shadow, will be killed, by secretly using his shell-shocked brother as the instrument of his revenge.

Running time - 27:36 min

The Saint 49-09-18 A Schizophrenic Psychiatrist

While traveling by cruise ship, the Saint encounters a movie star, a psychiatrist, criminals, a couple of murders, and a couple of bumps on the head for himself.

Vincent Price stars as The Saint

Running time - 24:01 min

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Dangerous Assignment 50-05-24 Burmese Witnesses

Steve Mitchell travels to Burma to investigate the murder of a man who was trying to uncover a refugee racket.

Running time - 29:18 min

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Burns and Allen 43-08-31 Guest Frank Sinatra

Gracie finds out Frank Sinatra is a more popular singer than George, so she pays Frank a visit and arranges a contest to prove who's the better singer.

Running time - 29:20 min

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Charlie McCarthy Show 48-01-11 Lucille Ball

Charlie tells Bergen he's become a Chiropodist. Mortimer doesn't want to go to a party he's been invited to, so Bergen tries to help. Lucille Ball is looking for a husband, so Charlie helps Ray Nobel romance her.

Running time - 29:13 min

Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show 49-06-19 Frankie's Foster Son

Frankie was sent a little French orphan by mistake, and the only way he can keep the boy is if he gets married.

Running time - 29:25 min