Rocky Jordan

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


84088. Rocky Jordan. October 31, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "The Bartered Bridegroom". Sustaining. The first show of the series. A 6' 4" blonde walks into the Cafe Tambourine to prepare Rocky for their wedding! She offers Rocky $5000 to marry her; a fat man offers Rocky $10,000 not to marry her! Then, the shooting starts. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), William Froug (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (composer, organist). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85527. Rocky Jordan. November 7, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "Count Me Out". Sustaining. Tessana is, "tall, tan and terrific." "When she danced, she was like a moving bronze statue, alive and sultry." Jack Moyles, William Froug (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (composer, organist). 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85528. Rocky Jordan. November 21, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "The Man In The Morgue". Sustaining. "The body found floating in the Nile last night, has been identified as the body of the local cafe owner, Rocky Jordan." Jack Moyles, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (composer, organist), Robert Libbott (writer). 29:42. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

85529. Rocky Jordan. December 5, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "Strangers Three". Sustaining. A shadow with a felt hat and tweeds introduces Rocky to lots of new people...living and dead! Jack Moyles, Bernard Gerard (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (original music). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85530. Rocky Jordan. December 12, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "Ace High Straight". Sustaining. In poker, the last card counts when you're trying to fill a straight. Rocky plays for very high stakes. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (original music). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85531. Rocky Jordan. December 19, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "Up In Flames". Sustaining. It doesn't take long to spot a phony. She has on low, tan oxford shoes, service-weight hose, a tweed suit and an expression like something smelled. Jack Moyles, Cliff Howell (writer, producer, director), Milton Charles (original music), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59479. Rocky Jordan. January 2, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Death In The Sand". Sustaining. Rocky is invited to the desert camp of Sheik Abas Ali, where after a dancing girl and a water pipe, Rocky is accused of killing the Sheik. Keep your eye on the sand diviner! Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, William Fifield (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (composer, conductor). 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85532. Rocky Jordan. January 9, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Escapade With Paula". Sustaining. When a dame comes into your life, it starts to wheel and turn like a racing car with a bad tire. She had warm lips, nice legs and dark eyes that held a story. She also brought a couple of dead men! Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (original music), Larry Thor (announcer), Larry Roman (writer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85533. Rocky Jordan. January 16, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Case Of The Sleepy Camel". Sustaining. A native blocks the door of the Cafe Tambourine with a sleeping camel. Youssef has three camels, a gift for Rocky. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (adaptor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (original music), Larry Roman (adaptor), Andrew Batar (writer, TWA pilot of Cairo), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

11078. Rocky Jordan. January 23, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Blank Ink". Sustaining. When Rocky orders some new menus, he gets hit in the head with a dead body, and then the trouble begins. Jack Moyles, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Milton Charles (original music), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65134. Rocky Jordan. January 30, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Baksheesh Boy". Sustaining. A frightened beggar boy takes shelter in the basement of Rocky's Cafe Tambourine and promptly disappears. Everybody wants to find that boy! Why? The secret is on the envelope! Jack Moyles, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Milton Charles (original music). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85534. Rocky Jordan. February 6, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Champaigne, Caviar and Hot Ice". Sustaining. Rocky discovers 250 pounds in his bank account that he knows nothing about. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (original music), Larry Roman (writer), Larry Thor (announcer). 30:01. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

85535. Rocky Jordan. February 13, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Red Stands For Blood". Sustaining. Mr. Melnick wants to rents the Cafe Tambourine for the evening. He's a street photographer who actually doesn't want to rent the cafe. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (original music), Larry Roman (writer), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

96066. Rocky Jordan. February 20, 1949. CBS net. "Twenty Fathoms Under". Sustaining. A good story about a treasure map and a sunken ship. What was in that ship? Gerald Mohr, Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73351. Rocky Jordan. March 6, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Two O'Clock Man". Sustaining. A young boy breaks into the Cafe Tamboruine, and is later shot and killed. Rocky is held responsible! Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (editor), Gomer Cool (editor), William Froug (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59474. Rocky Jordan. March 13, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The St. Louis Blues". Sustaining. Ted Polanski is an old friend of Rocky's from back in the States. When Ted is found with a knife in his back, Rocky's surprised to find him unwilling to renew their acquaintance...or to speak with his former wife! Jack Moyles, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Jay Novello. 30:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73352. Rocky Jordan. March 20, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Passport For Vivi". Sustaining. Where is the sailor named Victor? Vivi would like to know, and so would the bearded Italian! Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (editor), Gomer Cool (editor), Jackson Gillis (writer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73703. Rocky Jordan. March 27, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Everything Shipshape". Sustaining. Rocky meets Mr. Joshua Ship, an agent for A. K. Kessack, who wants to buy the Cafe Tambourine. Then there's Drina Rita, who wants to kill mr. Ship. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Paul Frees. 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73704. Rocky Jordan. April 3, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Portrait Of Rocky". Sustaining. An artist offers Rocky ten Egyptian pounds to inquire about a certain Australian. The Australian knocks out Rocky with brass knuckles and steals a drawing by the artist. The Australian is then found murdered. Rocky is assisted by an Egyptian private eye named, "Ali Ben Shamus." The announcer mentions that the CBS station in San Francisco is changing call letters from KQW to KCBS. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Jackson Gillis (writer), Gomer Cool (story editor), Larry Roman (story editor). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

88090. Rocky Jordan. April 10, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "My Quiet Friend". Sustaining. Two gangsters from New York City offer to buy the Cafe Tambourine for $500! One public service announcement has been deleted. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), John Moore (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 28:47. Audio condition: Good to very good. Otherwise complete.

70016. Rocky Jordan. April 24, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Consignment For Naples". Sustaining. Rocky accepts a check from an insurance company for five hundred Egyptian pounds for his lost cargo. Suddenly, everyone hates Rocky, and the pilot of the plane in which his cargo was flying is murdered. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Bernard Gerard (idea), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73705. Rocky Jordan. May 1, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Fall Guy". Sustaining. Johnny Serbie is on the run from the cops. He's been framed for stealing a diplomat's attache case. Rocky tries to help his pal, which leads him into the desert and two murders. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), E. Jack Neuman (writer), Gomer Cool (story editor), Larry Roman (story editor), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59475. Rocky Jordan. May 8, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Lady In Disguise". Sustaining. Kaffar Bey, a big man in Cairo, is found shot to death after being threatened by Rocky. A beautiful woman in Cairo on a false passport complicates the plot. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Jay Novello, Paul Frees. 29:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73706. Rocky Jordan. May 22, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Desert Betrayal". Sustaining. A muezzin in Cairo is murdered, right in front of Rocky Jordan. He's the third muezzin to be killed! It's all a plot to overthrow the government of Egypt. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), William Conrad, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), E. Jack Neuman (writer), Gomer Cool (story editor), Larry Roman (story editor). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73707. Rocky Jordan. May 29, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Make-Up Man". Sustaining. Max Vladny, a Hollywood make-up man with a Russian accent as thick as borscht (which is supposed to be a Hungarian accent), asks Rocky Jordan for protection from assassination attempts. An announcement is made that the program is moving next week to 5:00 P. M. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Paul Frees, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (story editor), Gomer Cool (story editor), E. Jack Neuman (writer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73708. Rocky Jordan. June 5, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Man They All Loved". Sustaining. The announcer starts the program by saying that the time is now forty-five seconds past 8:00 P.M. (P.S.T.) and that the show will switch to 5:00 P. M. next week. Jonathan Mellow, a famous Coptic missionary, is found dead at Rocky's doorstep. Why would this holy man buy fifty cases of liquor, and what is his connection to the riverboat, "Delta Queen?" Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Paul Frees. 29:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73709. Rocky Jordan. June 12, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Man From Damascus". Sustaining. Rocky gets one thousand Egyptian pounds from "The Man From Damascus," who is all wrapped in bandages. There are, of course, strings attached. The script was subsequently used on "Rocky Jordan" as an audition recording made March 28, 1951 (see cat. #85848). Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Adrian Gendot (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Paul Frees, Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), June Foray. 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73710. Rocky Jordan. June 19, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Big Ditch". Sustaining. Rocky's old pal Matt Gallagher steals one hundred and fifty Egyptian pounds from Rocky at the Cafe Tambourine. When Matt's body turns up at the morgue, it's not Matt Gallagher at all. Then, a package arrives for Rocky with shares of stock in the Suez Canal! Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7365. Rocky Jordan. June 26, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Journey To Nashier". Sustaining. Rocky runs the Cafe Tambourine in Cairo in a fast paced adventure show. Rocky takes a swig of some pretty potent mineral water. Jack Moyles, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Bernard Gerard (writer), Richard Aurandt (music), Larry Roman (editor), Gomer Cool (editor), Larry Thor (announcer). 28:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73869. Rocky Jordan. July 3, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Map Of Murder". Sustaining. A new singer in The Cafe Tambourine gets into an argument with a customer, and is found dead in a hotel room shortly thereafter. An important map and $5000 have disappeared! Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Byron Kane, Jay Novello, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (story editor), Gomer Cool (story editor), John Michael Hayes (writer), Richard Aurandt (music). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73870. Rocky Jordan. July 17, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Race". Sustaining. There's a bomb in a pawn shop near the Cafe Tambourine. Shortly after it goes off, Rocky learns that there's another bomb, even bigger than the first, set to go off. Gomer Cool (editor), Larry Roman (editor), Cliff Howell (producer), Gordon T. Hughes (director), Richard Aurandt (composer), Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Ivan Ditmars (conductor), Bernard Gerard (writer). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73871. Rocky Jordan. July 24, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Coward Of Mutakhan". Sustaining. A respected sheik, knifed in the chest and dying, asks Rocky to find the tomb of his ancestor...who was a pharoah! The pharoah was a coward, his pyramid is underground and was used as an underground storage depot by Nazi General Rommel! Jack Moyles, Larry Roman (story editor), Gomer Cool (story editor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer), Ivan Ditmars (conductor), E. Jack Neuman (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73872. Rocky Jordan. July 31, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Barlache". Sustaining. Rocky befriends a Spanish speaking gypsy (in Cairo ?). Jack Moyles makes an announcement that next week, the show will be sponsored by Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (story editor), Gomer Cool (story editor), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Margaret Barnum (writer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73873. Rocky Jordan. August 7, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Gold Fever". Sponsored by: Del Monte. The first show of the series sponsored by Del Monte. Rocky is offered a 30% interest in a gold strike by the owner, who has several bullets in him. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor),Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73874. Rocky Jordan. August 14, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Cairo Vendetta". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Police Captain Sam Sabaya is found beaten in an alley. He then quits the police force, being marked by the Italian Mafia in Cairo! Jack Moyles, Paul Frees, Jay Novello, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59480. Rocky Jordan. August 21, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Gum Queen". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. A caravan just in from the desert with a cargo of gum arabic is lead by a woman. She leads Rocky to a murder and a conspiracy of smuggled jewels. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7366. Rocky Jordan. August 28, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Lady From Istanbul". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. A beautiful woman with no past brings adventure to Rocky in old Cairo. Jack Moyles, E. Jack Neuman (author), Larry Roman (adaptor), Gomer Cool (adaptor), Jay Novello, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

74581. Rocky Jordan. September 4, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "A Stranger To The Desert". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A strange looking man walks through the window of The Cafe Tambourine, and dies! He's an Eskimo! The story of Johnny Sealskin and his shipment of ambergris. Jack Moyles, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59481. Rocky Jordan. September 11, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Adventure With Andrea". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. What's a Latin lovely from Ecuador doing in the back alleys of Cairo? Running from the earthquake for one thing, trying to recover her gold and platinum for another. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93873. Rocky Jordan. September 18, 1949. Program #7. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Nile Runs High". There's a boat on the bank of the Nile that's filled with wet cotton and a dead body. The return of the Egyptian god of war! See cat. #59478, which is a network, sponsored version of this program. However, the Pacific net program had an orchestra score. This recording uses an organ for themes and bridges. This AFRTS series was heard in 1957, and may be a rehearsal recording or a re-recording of the show with the original cast. The promotional announcement for the next program in the series, heard at the end of the show, is for the program of September 25, 1949 (see cat. #65240). AFRTS program name: "The Rocky Jordan Show." Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 23:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59478. Rocky Jordan. September 18, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Nile Runs High". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. There's a boat on the bank of the Nile that's filled with wet cotton and a dead body. The return of the Egyptian god of war! This program seems to have been rebroadcast by AFRTS in 1957 (see cat. #93873), along with 21 other shows from this series. The use of an organ instead of the music on this recording, indicates a rehearsal recording or a series of programs made for other than the CBS Pacific net. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

74463. Rocky Jordan. September 25, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Memento From Adelaide". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Rocky has inherited $40,000...from his wife! What on earth is this nonsense all about? This is a network, sponsored broadcast of the story used on cat. #65240. The program may be dated September 24, 1949. Since the scripts are slightly different and one show has an orchestra, the other an organ, these two shows may represent a split net or a different dated program in the series. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Parley Baer, Byron Kane, Jay Novello, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65240. Rocky Jordan. September 25, 1949. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Memento From Adelaide". Rocky has inherited $40,000...from his wife! What on earth is this nonsense all about? AFRTS program name: "The Rocky Jordan Show." See cat. #74463 for a network, sponsored version of this story, broadcast. The program might be dated September 24, 1949. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Parley Baer, Byron Kane, Jay Novello, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 24:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

74464. Rocky Jordan. October 2, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Pattern For Revenge". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Rocky's name is on a list of people to be killed...and one by one they are! This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #16990. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16990. Rocky Jordan. October 2, 1949. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Pattern For Revenge". Rocky's name is on a list of people to be killed...and one by one they are! See cat. #74464 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

74465. Rocky Jordan. October 9, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Man With No Name". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A customer of The Cafe Tambourine has been shot in the face with an elephant gun. Who was the victim and what was his name? Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Paul Frees, Roy Glenn, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59485. Rocky Jordan. October 16, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "Quest For Tornina". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. Rocky witnesses the abduction of a beautiful native girl and does nothing about it. Shortly thereafter, the kidnapper is found knifed to death! Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Paul Frees, Byron Kane, Larry Thor (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

74466. Rocky Jordan. October 23, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Diorite Bowl". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A rare archeological treasure has been found...and promptly lost to the black market. Jack Moyles, Peter Leeds, Ben Wright, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94926. Rocky Jordan. October 30, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The De Marco Affair". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A photographer's shop has been wrecked and the photographer has been beaten. What is the connection to the country of Andorra? Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Jack Moyles, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer), Jay Novello, Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

54036. Rocky Jordan. November 6, 1949. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Black Ball". Rocky is mistaken for a gambler named Al Margo, who has been using Rocky's name to run up a large gambling debt. The imposter is soon found murdered. The program is referred to as, "The Rocky Jordan Show." Jack Moyles. 24:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59486. Rocky Jordan. November 13, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Strange Death Of Van Dorn". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. Van Dorn has indeed died in a strange way. His body was found out in the Sahara desert, frozen to death! Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:37. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

85547. Rocky Jordan. November 20, 1949. CBS Pacific net. "The Big Heist". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Jay Novello, Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

85548. Rocky Jordan. November 27, 1949. CBS net. "High Pressure". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 28:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85549. Rocky Jordan. December 11, 1949. CBS net. "The Veiled People". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer), Lou Krugman. 29:49. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

85550. Rocky Jordan. January 1, 1950. CBS net. "The Man From Cairo". Sponsored by: Del Monte. The system cue has been deleted. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (adaptor), Larry Roman (adaptor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Kathleen Hite (author). 29:51. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

86060. Rocky Jordan. January 8, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Smoke Screen". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A beautiful manicurist has been murdered by, "The Cat." After admitting the killing, "The Cat" himself is gunned down at the Cafe Tambourine. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #53236. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53236. Rocky Jordan. January 8, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Smoke Screen". A beautiful manicurist has been murdered by, "The Cat." After admitting the killing, "The Cat" himself is gunned down at the Cafe Tambourine. See cat. #86060 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 24:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

86061. Rocky Jordan. January 15, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Loomis Affair". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Frank Loomis is found murdered in a safe deposit box booth next to Rocky's booth. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #53237. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53237. Rocky Jordan. January 15, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Loomis Affair". Frank Loomis is found murdered in a safe deposit box booth next to Rocky's booth. All the evidence points to Rocky as the killer! See cat. #86061. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 24:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85551. Rocky Jordan. January 22, 1950. CBS net. "The Face Of Diana". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85552. Rocky Jordan. January 29, 1950. CBS net. "An Air Of Death". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86062. Rocky Jordan. February 5, 1950. CBS net. "The Return Of Toni". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Rocky gets a note from an old girlfriend in trouble. Toni never wrote the note however, and danger and violence soon follow. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #54038 Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 30:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

54038. Rocky Jordan. February 5, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Return Of Toni". Rocky gets a note from an old girlfriend in trouble. Toni never wrote the note however, and danger and violence soon follow. See cat. #86062 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 24:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

86063. Rocky Jordan. February 12, 1950. CBS net. "Madame Du Lac's Daughter". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Rocky accepts a $1000 bill to protect a woman's daughter from gambling and a bad influence. A murder complicates the job, and Rocky fits the frame! This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #54037. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 30:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

54037. Rocky Jordan. February 12, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Madame Du Lac's Daughter". Rocky accepts a $1000 bill to protect a woman's daughter from gambling and a bad influence. A murder complicates the job, and Rocky fits the frame! The program is referred to as, "The Rocky Jordan Show." See cat. #86063 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 24:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77307. Rocky Jordan. February 19, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Paid In Full". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Sergeant Greco arrests Rocky for "aiding and abetting the escape of a criminal." Greco then disappears in big trouble. Rocky reluctantly solves the puzzle. Did Greco really get the prisoner out of jail himself? Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

77308. Rocky Jordan. February 26, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Return Of Dr. Piru". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A cab driver tries to kill Rocky, by driving into a cement wall! Later, a doctor supposed to have been executed, jabs a hypodermic needle into Rocky's arm. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

77309. Rocky Jordan. March 5, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Secret Of Wong Lee". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A venerable Chinaman invites Rocky to visit...and to witness a murder. It's the end of a phoney passport blackmail scheme. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

77310. Rocky Jordan. March 12, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The White Beetle". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jordan's friend, Scrappy Sims, has been shot and killed for possessing "The White Beetle." A beautiful girl grabs the valuable scarab at gunpoint. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

77311. Rocky Jordan. March 19, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Perfect Witness". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A woman takes several shots at a stranger in the Cafe Tambourine...and misses each time. The second time, she apparently succeeds. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85553. Rocky Jordan. March 26, 1950. CBS net. "Fool Proof". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A diamond-laden customer in the "Cafe Tambourine" tries very hard to sound like Sydney Greenstreet. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85554. Rocky Jordan. April 2, 1950. CBS net. "The Strange Fate Of Professor Amar". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59484. Rocky Jordan. April 4, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Word Of A Bishop". Rocky witnesses a murder. The victim is shot by a woman right in front of Rocky, but Bishop Heatherbrook also sees the killing of Mr. Soloman, and he says that the killing was done by a man! This program has also been dated September 18, 1949 or June 4, 1950. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello. 25:05. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

85555. Rocky Jordan. April 9, 1950. CBS net. "Holiday Weekend". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer), Ivan Ditmars (conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 30:07. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

86064. Rocky Jordan. April 16, 1950. CBS net. "Adventure In Zaqaziq". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Rocky accepts an assignment to visit a small town out in the desert, trying to break up a black market in scarce pharmaceuticals. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #53238. Some of the credits for this program are suspect. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer), Jeanne Bates, Byron Kane, William Conrad, Arthur Q. Bryan, Paul Frees. 30:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53238. Rocky Jordan. April 16, 1950. CBS Pacific net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Adventure In Zaqaziq". Rocky accepts an assignment to visit a small town out in the desert, trying to break up a black market in scarce pharmaceuticals. The program is referred to as "The Rocky Jordan Show." Since John Dunkel did not usually write for this series, nor did supporting actors usually get air credit, the credits below, which do not match those on the network recording, are suspect. See cat. #86064 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Gomer Cool (writer), John Dunkel (writer), Jay Novello, Jeanne Bates, Byron Kane, William Conrad, Paul Frees, Lou Krugman, Jack Moyles. 24:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85556. Rocky Jordan. April 23, 1950. CBS net. "The Big Gamble". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Evil Mr. Ronson plans to be Rocky's partner in a gambling operation in the basement of the cafe Tambourine, whether Rocky wants a partner or not. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16989. Rocky Jordan. April 30, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Mystery Of Karl Kleist". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. A good action-packed adventure about a Nazi secret, two meek brothers in Cairo, and the puzzling "Zell." The same script was used in the film, "Marathon Man." Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, William Conrad, Larry Thor (announcer), Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85557. Rocky Jordan. May 7, 1950. CBS net. "Hoard Of The Mameluks". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85558. Rocky Jordan. May 14, 1950. CBS net. "Congo Copper". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85559. Rocky Jordan. May 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Beggar Of Farrar". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Gomer Cool (adaptor), Larry Roman (adaptor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Thor (announcer), William Froug (author). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

85536. Rocky Jordan. May 28, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "A Song In The Night". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A drunken Legionaire, singing below Rocky's window, is soon found murdered. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59473. Rocky Jordan. June 4, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Dilemma". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. A young girl is left in the Cafe Tambourine and is promptly kidnapped. Intrigue in the native quarter and a murder soon follow. This program has also been dated June 25, 1950. Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (Del Monte commercial), Jay Novello, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Bob Stevenson (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Gomer Cool (writer). 30:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85538. Rocky Jordan. June 11, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Pharoah's Formula". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A music cue jumps the dialogue at the end of the teaser scene. Where is the American with the white suit and the briefcase? This program (and others in the series) may have been on the full CBS net. Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Larry Roman (writer), William Froug (author), Jay Novello, Johnny Jacobs (announcer), Larry Thor (announcer), Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer). 30:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85539. Rocky Jordan. June 18, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Shakedown". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A stranger in Rocky's bedroom wants to chat...and he has a gun. Max Scarbo says, "I am scum." Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, composer), William Conrad, Larry Roman (writer), Jay Novello. 28:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85541. Rocky Jordan. July 2, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Dead Colleen". Sustaining. A traffic accident in Cairo yields a beautiful-but-dead woman. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, composer), Larry Thor (announcer), Bob Stevenson (announcer), Larry Roman (writer), Jay Novello, Ted Osborne, Tim Graham, Ken Christy, Paul Frees, Lurene Tuttle, Jane Webb. 27:34. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

59476. Rocky Jordan. July 9, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Interlude With Lorraina". Sponsored by: Del Monte Foods. The program begins (in Cairo) with the striking of Big Ben! Who killed Eddie Largo? Was it Lorraina Maxwell, the wealthy widow of Paul Maxwell? Jack Moyles, Larry Thor (announcer), Gomer Cool (writer), John Dunkel (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Bob Stevenson (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Jay Novello, Bob Stevenson (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85542. Rocky Jordan. July 16, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Lotus Cup Of Amen Ra". Sponsored by: Del Monte. A beautiful woman gives Rocky a wrapped package for safe-keeping. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), John Dunkel (writer), Jay Novello, Larry Thor (commercial spokesman), Bob Stevenson (announcer). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85543. Rocky Jordan. July 23, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Cairo Tour". Sponsored by: Del Monte. While at the Nile docks in Cairo, a girl runs toward Rocky and embraces him. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (adaptor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), William Froug (writer), Jay Novello, Larry Thor (commercial spokesman), Bob Stevenson (announcer). 29:01. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

85544. Rocky Jordan. July 30, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Money Changers". Sponsored by: Del Monte. Ali Fayeed is back...and he's well dressed and selling money on the black market. The last program of the series sponsored by Del Monte. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), John Dunkel (writer), Larry Thor (commercial spokesman), Jay Novello. 27:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

85545. Rocky Jordan. August 6, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "The Broken Wing". Sustaining. "There's a saying around Cairo that all a man needs for happiness is good food and good companions." Rocky adds "sleep" to the requirements. Ben Abram interrupts Rocky's sleep to ask him to guard his treasure...his daughter. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, composer), Larry Roman (writer), Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85546. Rocky Jordan. August 13, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "City Of Baksheesh". Sustaining. One of Rocky's customer's is poisoned in the Cafe Tambourine. Jack Moyles, Gomer Cool (writer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), John Dunkel (writer), Jay Novello, Bob Stevenson (announcer). 27:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85847. Rocky Jordan. August 27, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Dr. Markov's Discovery". Sustaining. Paulette Martin has disappeared, leaving behind two X-Ray plates of the recently deceased Dr. Markov. Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Larry Thor (announcer), Adrian Gendot (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59477. Rocky Jordan. September 10, 1950. CBS Pacific net. "Trail Of The Assassin". Sustaining. An American named Lindt is murdered right outside Rocky's Cafe Tambourine. The suspicion naturally falls on Rocky Jordan. Beware the orange-handled knife of the Singori Assassins! The last program of the series as a regional feature, the last show starring Jack Moyles, the last show of the series until June 27, 1951. Gilbert Thomas (writer), Cliff Howell (director), Jack Moyles, Jay Novello, Johnny Jacobs (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85848. Rocky Jordan. March 28, 1951. "The Man From Damascus". An audition recording. Rocky gets one thousand pounds from, "The Man From Damascus," who is all wrapped up in bandages. There are, of course, strings attached. The script was previously used on "Rocky Jordan" on June 12, 1949 (see cat. #73709). George Raft, Adrian Gendot (writer), Larry Roman (writer), Larry Thor (announcer), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer), Robert Mitchell (broadcast preparer), Gene Levitt (broadcast preparer). 30:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45871. Rocky Jordan. July 4, 1951. CBS Pacific net. "The Lady From Tangiers". Sustaining. A Cairo tour guide found murdered with a rope, leads Rocky to a counterfeiter who has also been killed...or has he? Adrian Gendot (writer), Bob Lemond (announcer), Byron Kane, Cliff Howell (transcriber, director), Doris Singleton, George Raft, Gerald Mohr, Jean Tatum, Larry Roman (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Paul Frees, Richard Aurandt (music). 29:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

85849. Rocky Jordan. July 11, 1951. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Genakos Affair". Sustaining. The Cairo government wants Rocky to help them investigate the Genakos Produce Company. His help starts with a hypodermic needle and continues with the closing of the Cafe Tambourine! George Raft, Jay Novello, Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Mary Shipp, Byron Kane, Ben Wright, Paul Frees, Fritz Feld, Larry Roman (writer), Adrian Gendot (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Bob Lemond (announcer). 27:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

50438. Rocky Jordan. July 25, 1951. CBS net. "Valley Of The Dead". Sustaining. A discovery of oil in the Egyptian desert leads to murder and intrigue in the back alleys of Cairo. Adrian Gendot (writer), Bob Lemond (announcer), Cliff Howell (transcriber, director), Donald Morrison, George Raft, Gloria Blondell, Jay Novello, Jeanne Bates, Larry Roman (writer), Richard Aurandt (music), Ted Osborne, Tony Barrett. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85850. Rocky Jordan. August 15, 1951. CBS net. "Man In The Nile". Sustaining. "The price of wisdom is above gold. Sometimes you can know too much, then the price is lead...out of a .38." George Raft, Tony Barrett, Jay Novello, Byron Kane, Gladys Holland, Theodore Von Eltz, Donald Morrison, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Larry Roman (writer), Adrian Gendot (writer), Joe Walters (announcer). 30:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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