The Glowing Dial Broadcast Archives
June, 2015

Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 6-14-15

New programs added every three weeks.

This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

Big John and Greg present a tribute to South African Radio!

Michael McCabe Ray Bradbury Peter Bloomfield
Michael McCabe Ray Bradbury Peter Bloomfield

Beyond Midnight - "Don't Joke In The Morgue" (aka "The Jokester")
from a 1952 story by Robert A. Arthur
originally aired Friday, 1969 on Springbok Radio, South Africa
Starring: no cast information available.
Sponsor: BioTex.

SF 68 - "A Sound Of Thunder" by Ray Bradbury
originally aired Friday, May 10, 1968 on Springbok Radio, South Africa
Starring: no cast information available.
Sponsor: BioTex.

The Creaking Door - "The Haunted Executioner" 
 (aka "The Haunted Hangman" / aka The Hangman's Rope")
originally aired Monday, May 25, 1964 on Springbok Radio, South Africa
Starring: Peter Bloomfield as Your Host.
Sponsor: State Express 555 (Three Fives) Filter King Cigarettes

Squad Cars - "The Hammer Basher"
originally aired Friday, November 3, 1972 on Springbok Radio, South Africa
Starring: Malcolm Gooding as your narrator.
Sponsor: Sundown Ranch Hotel and Lion Park (not original sponsor)

running time: 2 hours, 31 minutes, 17 seconds

Clicking on a series title will take you a log/episode guide for that series.

We always try to give as complete info as we have at hand.
If you have any additions or corrections, please e-mail us.

For more Celebrity Birthdays go to Ron Sayles' Blog.

Audio restoration on some shows in this episode was done by Jerry Haendiges.
Click here for information on his Audio Restoration Services.


Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 6-21-15

New programs added every three weeks.

This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

Big John and Greg celebrate Father's Day and Independence Day!

Monty Wooley Frank Lovejoy "Cavalcade Of America" circa 1945
Monty Wooley Frank Lovejoy "Cavalcade Of America"

The Magnificent Montague - "Father Of The Year"
originally aired Saturday, June 16, 1951 on NBC
Starring: Monty Wooley, Anne Seymour, Pert Kelton, Art Carney, Johnny Gibson, 
Arnold Stang, John Griggs.
Don Pardo announcing.
Sponsors: Chesterfield, Anacin, RCA Victor.

Night Beat - "Expectant Father" 
originally aired Friday, December 28, 1951 on NBC
Starring: Frank Lovejoy, William Conrad. 
Don Rickles announcing.
Sustained

Calling All Cars - "July Fourth, 1934" 
originally aired Wednesday, July 4, 1934 on CBS
Starring: Chief James E. Davis L.A.P.D., Mary Tuthill, Jeanette Nolan, Martha Wentworth, 
Ralph Scott, Joe Franz, Hanley Stafford, Sam Pierce, Charlie Lang, Richard LeGrand, 
Robert Frazier, Fred Harrington, Lindsay McCarey. 
Frederick Lindsley announcing.
Sponsor: Rio Grande Oil Company

Cavalcade Of America - "The Declaration Of Independence"
originally aired Wednesday, January 1, 1936 on CBS
Starring: no cast information available. 
Frank Singiser announcing.
Sponsor: DuPont

running time: 2 hours, 30 minutes, 19 seconds

Clicking on a series title will take you a log/episode guide for that series.

We always try to give as complete info as we have at hand.
If you have any additions or corrections, please e-mail us.

For more Celebrity Birthdays go to Ron Sayles' Blog.

Audio restoration on some shows in this episode was done by Jerry Haendiges.
Click here for information on his Audio Restoration Services.