The Glowing Dial Broadcast Archives
August, 2017

Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 8-6-17

New programs added every three weeks.

This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

  August 6 thru August 26, 2017

Big John and Steve celebrate Stu's Birthday!

Orson Welles as The Shadow Gregory Peck Shirley Booth Rudy Vallee
Orson Welles as 
The Shadow
Gregory Peck Shirley Booth Rudy Vallee

The Shadow - "The Mine Hunters" 
originally aired on Sunday, August 7, 1938 on MUTUAL 
Starring: Orson Welles, Margot Stevenson. 
Ken Roberts announcing. 
Sponsor: B.F. Goodrich

The Hallmark Playhouse - "Abe Lincoln: The Prairie Years" 
originally aired on Thursday, February 3, 1949 on CBS 
Starring: Gregory Peck, James Hilton hosts. 
Frank Goss announcing. 
Sponsor: Hallmark Cards

Hogan's Daughter - "Television" 
originally aired on Tuesday, July 12, 1949 on NBC 
Starring: Shirley Booth, Howard Smith, Betty Garde, Everett Sloane. 
Ken Roberts announcing. 
Sponsor: Phillip Morris

Mail Call - "Tribute To The State Of Maine" 
originally aired on Wednesday, August 9, 1944 on AFRS 
Starring: Rudy Vallee, Mary Livingstone, Gloria DeHaven, Fred Allen, Frank Sinatra. 
Don Wilson announcing. 
Sustained

running time: 2 hours, 48 minutes, 43 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 8-27-17

New programs added every three weeks.

This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

  August 27 thru September 16, 2017

Big John and Steve  celebrate Labor day and spookily say, "Lights Out, Everybody" !

Wyllis Cooper Arch Oboler Boris Karloff Bea Benaderet
Wyllis Cooper Arch Oboler Boris Karloff Bea Benaderet

Lights Out! - "Cat Wife" 
originally aired on Wednesday, April 6, 1938 on NBC 
Starring: Boris Karloff (3rd of 5 4th Anniversary shows with Karloff). 
Sustained

Lights Out! - "Poltergeist (Gravestone)" 
originally aired on Tuesday, October 20, 1942 on CBS 
Starring: Bea Benaderet, Arch Oboler hosts. 
Sponsor: Ironized Yeast

Lights Out! - "The Devil's Due"
(5th Anniversary show with a live audience) 
originally aired on Wednesday, April 26, 1939 on NBC 
Starring: no cast information available. 
Sustained 

Lights Out! - "Revolt Of The Worms" 
(this is a "Devil and Mr. O" rebroadcast from October 1, 1971, info below is for the original broadcast)
originally aired on Tuesday, October 13, 1942 on NBC 
Starring: Arch Oboler hosts. 
Sponsor: Ironized Yeast

running time: 3 hours, 01 minutes, 44 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.


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