The Adventures Of Archie Andrews

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

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


13379. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. June 23, 1945. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie and Jughead capture an escaped Nazi prisoner! This, of course, leads to a night in jail for stealing a car! Ben Kagen (writer), Kenneth Banghart (announcer), Leo Kampinsky (composer, conductor), Anton M. Leader (director). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86776. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 11, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie buys some candy for Mother's Day. Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

86777. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 18, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie and Jughead are hep! Archie tries to get a date with jive talk. It works! Don't miss the young audience tittering when Betty (the sound effects man) gives Archie a kiss. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Tex Antoine (announcer, billed as "Jon Antoine"). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86788. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. June 1, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Can Archie learn to mind his own business? Then, there's that elephant right on Spruce Street! Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Charles Urquhart (director), Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86789. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. June 8, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Shakespeare spins in his grave as Romeo and Juliet come to Riverdale. The Andrews' and the Lodges battle while the lovers love. Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Arnold Stang, Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86774. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 6, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. After being bullied by Butch, Archie decides to fight, "The Masked Marvel." Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Bob Sherry (announcer), Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Arnold Stang, Carl Jampel (writer), Clem McCarthy (guest), Felix McGuire (organist). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86775. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 13, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Who inherits Uncle Zeke's fortune? The first one who arrives at Uncle Zeke's island! Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone. 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86778. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 20, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie buys a hammock. Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Bob Sherry (announcer), Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone. 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86779. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 27, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie needs a tonic, and he's going to the Lodge's party. A package left for a neighbor confuses the situation. Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Arnold Stang, Bob Sherry (announcer), Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone. 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86782. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 3, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Mr. Andrews has turned in to get some rest. This is not an easy thing to do! Grace Matthews (Alice Yourman is on vacation), Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Bob Hastings, Felix McGuire (organist), Charles Urquhart (director), Harlan Stone, Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4569. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. October 19, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie is going to a dance and Dad is trying to take a bath, not at all as easy as it sounds. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4570. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. March 15, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie serenades Veronica with his Al Jolson imitations. Then he becomes the hit of the party, with the help of a bowl of onions. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4571. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 7, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. A closed circuit promotional program for the Archie show. After being on for two years sustaining, the show had just signed Swift's Meats as a sponsor. Talks by officials of NBC, Swift's, and a portion of a typical show is presented. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

103093. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 9, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Mr. Andrews wants to take a bath and the troubles begin. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Bob Sherry (announcer, who sings the commercials), Alice Yourman, Arthur Q. Bryan, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Carl Jampel (writer). 29:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

4572. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. December 13, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Mass confusion results when Archie and his parents and all his friends go Christmas shopping at the same time in the same department store. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Arthur Kohl, Ray Hedge, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4573. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 15, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie's hiccups and other problems make it impossible for Mr. Andrews to fall asleep. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4574. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. June 12, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie isn't feeling too well, and before you know it, the house is filled with doctors and well wishers. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Charles Mullen. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4575. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 10, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie needs a pair of garters and socks and suspenders and just about everything else for his date tonight. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4576. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 17, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Mr. Andrews decides to repaper the living room himself to "save money." Things don't quite work out that way. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4578. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 7, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Mr. Andrews tries to keep cool on a hot summer day, with disastrous results. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4577. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 21, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. The family decides to go on a picnic, but so do the skunks, turtles, ants, cows, Jughead, Betty and Veronica. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4579. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. September 4, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie and Jughead are late for a dance. The more Archie rushes, the more circumstances seem to slow him down. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4580. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. September 11, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie tries to borrow a jack to help his father change a flat, without much luck. Jughead gets himself locked in the car's trunk. Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Bob Hastings, Bob Sherry (announcer), Carl Jampel (writer), Gloria Mann, Harlan Stone, John Gibson, Kenneth MacGregor (producer), Rosemary Rice. 29:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4581. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. September 18, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie's mother thinks he's sick, but actually "The Pride Of Riverdale" is just love with his history teacher, Miss Biddle. Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Bob Hastings, Bob Sherry (announcer), Carl Jampel (writer), Gloria Mann, Harlan Stone, Jan Aymar, Kenneth MacGregor (producer), Rosemary Rice, Vinton Hayworth. 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105154. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. September 25, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premier Meats. Archie has gotten two free tickets to the movies at the Bijou Theatre. Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Bob Hastings, Carl Jampel (writer), Gloria Mann, Harlan Stone, Jan Aymar, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Rosemary Rice, Arnold Stang, Bob Sherry (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4582. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. October 30, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: Swift's Premium Meats. Archie throws a Halloween party and finds it's not as much fun to be the host as it is to be the guest. Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Bob Hastings, Bob Sherry (announcer), Carl Jampel (writer), Gloria Mann, Harlan Stone, James Dobson, Kenneth MacGregor (producer), Pat Hosley, Rosemary Rice. 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4583. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 6, 1948. NBC net. Sustaining. The whole Andrews family is locked out of the house, while Jughead is locked in. A ringing telephone, a ladder, and a cop all add to the confusion. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Jane Webb, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Arthur Kohl, Frank MacDonald, Arthur Maitland, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4584. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 13, 1948. NBC net. Sustaining. The entire Andrews family decides to retire early for the evening. But, ticking alarm clocks, dripping water, and other circumstances beyond their control keep them pretty active. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4585. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 20, 1948. NBC net. Sustaining. The Andrews' are getting unexpected company, whereupon, all kinds of disasters, such as exploding soup, befall them. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4586. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 27, 1948. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie has a case of laryngitis, and Mr. Andrews wants to take a nap. Needless to say, chaos results. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4587. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. December 4, 1948. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie gets a job in Fudd's Drugstore to earn some Christmas money. He manages to set the science of Pharmacy back to the days of the alchemists. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Ian Martin, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

84202. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 21, 1949. NBC net. Sustaining. Mr. Andrews has purchased a new television. When the family tries to watch a program, complications result. The concept of watching a television in your home is treated as a novelty. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Smith Hall (?), Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, John McGovern, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer), Carl Jampel (writer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105151. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 28, 1949. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie is "financially embarrassed" and tries not wake Mr. Andrews, who's taking a nap. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer), Carl Jampel (writer), William Griffis. 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105152. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. June 4, 1949. NBC net. Sustaining. The show has several good examples of Archie's unique laugh. Veronica invites Archie to a formal dance. Archie needs $1 to rent a tuxedo. The program moves from Saturday morning to Wednesday at 8:00 P.M. with the next broadcast. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Carl Jampel (writer), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Rosemary Rice, Alice Yourman, Karl Weber, Dick Dudley (announcer), Gloria Mann, Hazel Sherman. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61237. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. July 13, 1949. NBC net. Sponsored by: Kraft Caramels, Kraft Chocolate Malted, Frizz. Mr. Andrews has gotten a bad sunburn, which sends Archie off to the drugstore...several times! George Wright plays somes very clever organ transitions. Bob Hastings, Bob Warren (announcer), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Carl Jampel (writer), George Wright, Harlan Stone, Arthur Q. Bryan, Alice Yourman, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Joan Shea. 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61238. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. August 24, 1949. NBC net. Sponsored by: Kraft Caramels, Kraft Chocolate Malted, Frizz. Mr. Andrews tries to go fishing, but this isn't as easy as it sounds. Now, where's that fishing rod? Bob Hastings, Bob Warren (announcer), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Carl Jampel (writer), George Wright (music), Harlan Stone, Arthur Q. Bryan, Alice Yourman, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Eric Dressler. 29:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

105153. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. December 17, 1949. NBC net. Sustaining. It's time for Christmas shopping. Veronica has a message, Jughead has a question, Mr. Andrews is going shopping. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Carl Jampel (writer), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, William Griffis, Dick Dudley (announcer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86783. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. March 4, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie is missing, and no one seems to be able find him! Bob Hastings appears at the very end of the show (as "Archie") and says only a few words. The opening frantic phone call to Jughead might have been pre-recorded. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Carl Jampel (writer), Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Charles Irving, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86780. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 11, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. The recording starts with NBC's "traditional" playing of "Taps" on Armistice Day. There's a mouse in the house! Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Donald Bayh (? as the mouse), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86781. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. November 18, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. There's a Charleston dance contest tonight. Veronica and Archie have a date, but Archie doesn't know how to do the dance! He needs a visit to, "Madam La Rhumba!" Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Arthur Maitland, Ann Thomas, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86784. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. March 10, 1951. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie mails the family's income tax return. Now, how to get that letter back and save $50. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Nat Polen, Donald Bayh, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Wendell Holmes, Dick Dudley (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86785. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. March 17, 1951. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie makes too much noise and is sent to his room. Mr. Andrews wants peace and quiet. This is a scarce commodity in the Andrews' house. Harlan Stone, Bob Hastings, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director), Dick Dudley (announcer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86786. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. May 13, 1951. NBC net. Sustaining. After a date with Veronica, Archie's jalopy won't start. The program may be dated May 5, 1951. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice, Carl Jampel (writer), Mel Brandt (announcer), Jack Hartley, Kenneth MacGregor (producer, director). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

88542. The Adventures Of Archie Andrews. NBC net. Sustaining. Archie gets the idea that his parents are going bankrupt; word quickly gets around. It's all because of a scrabble game. Bob Hastings, Harlan Stone, Alice Yourman, Arthur Kohl, Gloria Mann, Rosemary Rice. 28:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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