Old Time Radio Classics Broadcast Archives
May, 2017

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DESTINATION FREEDOM
Episode 21 11-21-48 "The Rhyme Of The Ancient Dodger"
The story of: Jackie Robinson
Writer: Richard Durham
Producer: Homer Hect
NBC WMAQ, CHICAGO Sustained Production. Sundays 5:00 - 5:30pm
Began as a Civil Rights program, showing the Negro plight, rise, and accomplishments in America, using a predominately Negro cast.
Changed to Cold War ideas 10-15-50 (known as the "Patriotic Format")

THE ADVENTURES OF THE ABBOTTS
Episode 5 3-6-55 "The Blood Red Diamond"
Features: Jackie Robinson in his dramatic acting debut
Stars: Les Damon, Claudia Morgan
NBC Sustained

MEET THE PRESS
4-14-57 Guest: Jackie Robinson
NBC Monitor

BIOGRAPHY IN SOUND
Episode 14 4-17-55 "Leo The Lip"
Features: Branch Rickey, Toots Shor, Leo Durocher, Charlie Dressen, Pee Wee Reese, Horace Stoneham, Russ Hodges, Barney Clemento, Jackie Robinson, Willie Mays, Larry MacPhail, Laraine Day, Alvin Dark
NBC Sustained

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HALLMARK PLAYHOUSE
Episode 46 5-5-49 "Mother"
Stars Linda Darnell
Host: James Hilton
CBS Hallmark Cards

THE QUIZ KIDS
Episode 412 5-9-48 "The Quiz Kids vs. The Quiz Kids' Mothers"
Guests: The Quiz Kids' mothers
Host: Joe Kelly
NBC Alka-Seltzer Sundays 3:30 - 4:00 pm

FAMILY THEATER
Episode 65 5-6-48 "Mother's Halo Was Tight"
Stars: Virginia Bruce and John Beals
Host: Gene Kelly
Announcer: Tony La Frano
Created By: Father Patrick Peyton
MUTUAL Sustaining

SCREEN GUILD THEATER
Episode 296 5-6-46 "Bachelor Mother"
Stars: Ginger Rogers, Francis X. Bushman and David Niven
Host: Roger Prior
CBS Lady Esther Aired Monday from Hollywood

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TREASURY AGENT
Episode 1 4-14-47 "The Case Of The Hate Racket"
Stars: Santos Ortega, Everett Sloane
Producer: Philips H. Lord
ABC Sustaining

MEET CORLISS ARCHER
Episode 9 6-23-46 "Rival Boyfriends"
Stars: Janet Waldo, Sam Edwards, Fred Archer, Irene Tedrow, Tommy Bernard, Barbara Whiting And Arlene Becker
Writers: Carroll Carroll, F. Hugh Herbert And Jerry Adelman
Creator: F. Hugh Herbert
Director: Bert Prager
CBS Campbell Soups Sunday 9:00 - 9:30pm

SPACE PATROL
Episode 15 1-10-53 "The Sleep Walker"
Writer: Lou Housten
Stars: Ed Kemmer, Lyn Osborn
Created By: Mike Moser
Announcer: Dick Tufelt
Producer/Director: Larry Robertson
ABC Ralston

THE AMAZING MR. TUTT
Episode 8 8-23-48 "The Liberty Of Jail"
Stars: Will Wright, John Beal
Writer: Arnold Pearl
Music: Marlin Styles, Lud Gluskin
Producer/Director: Tony Leader
CBS Sustained

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Memorial Day Celebration

MARINES REPORT
05-30-51 "The Origin Of Taps"
Syndicated by The Marine Corps
HOST: "Tech Sergeant" Bill Keen

ANTHOLOGY
Episode 13 05-30-54 "Memorial Day 1954"
Featuring: Bing Crosby, Agnes Moorehead, Frank Lovejoy
NBC Sustained Sundays 3:00 - 3:30 Pm
Announcer: Fleetwood
Director: John Malcom Brennen
Producer: Steve White
Writer: Draper Lewis

NOTES FROM YOUR SOLDIERS NOTEBOOK
Episode 25 06-03-43 "Memorial Day"
AFRS 6th Service Command Production
Thursdays 7:30 - 8:00 Pm
Hosted By: Buddy Clark And Bob Ebberley
Special Programs For Special War Heroes

SHELL CHATEAU
Episode 22 05-29-37 "Memorial Day and Baseball"
Host: Joe Cook
Guests: Walter Hampden, Bert Lytell, Connie Mack (Manager of the Philadelphia A's Baseball Team), Mrs. John McGraw, Bert Lynn (Vibrolynn), Louis D'Angelo and Daughter Louise, Rufe Davis
NBC Shell Oil Company
Announcer: Ben Grauer
Music: Ernie Watson And His Orchestra

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