The Adventures Of Frank Farrell

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.


93882. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #1B. Russell C. Cooper syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank kicks the winning goal. Joe is burned up because Frank is the hero of the game. Spud tries to trick Helen to walk home with him. Tony pushes Jim around, until Frank steps in. The body of the show only. Although the transcription indicates episode 1B, the story line seems to not be at the beginning. . 12:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

93883. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #2. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank is arrested for using brass knuckles on Tony and is charged with assault and battery. The body of the show only. . 11:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

93848. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #29. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. An audition program with sales announcements. Spud tries to stall the game until Frank can find Coach Grover. Frank returns at the end of the third quarter with Coach Grover, but the "City Champions" already lead Trent High by 36 to 22. Trent High wins! See cat. #82696 for the same program as broadcast. . 15:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82703. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #38. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank and the coach now have the evidence need to put away "Big Tim" for his crime. There's not enough evidence to covict. A retelling of the excitement, with Spud presently away. The recording includes the show's closing. . 11:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82701. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #36. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Smoke and Slim are still keeping Frank and Coach Grover prisoners in the haunted house." The coach's car is seen next to "the burning house." Helen breaks away and enters the burning building. . 11:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82702. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #37. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The sound effect of flames is poorly done. Spud finds Frank. Helen is still in the burning building, and so is Frank. Frank carries Helen out of th burning building. All are safe again. . 11:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82699. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #32. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Slim and Smoke are still in the basement with the money. Slim has been hit on the head. Buck knows the way out, but falls unconscious before he can reveal it. . 11:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82700. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #35. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Slim claims to not know where Coach Grover and Farnk Farrell are being kept. Spud figures it out that they're trapped in the old hauntred house. . 11:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82698. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #31. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank notices that the cinders are looser in one spot near the stove. Slim and Smoke are approaching. If they come on, there'll be a battle! . 11:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82695. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #28. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Slim and Smoke have seen to it that Coach Grover has disappeared. Frank has a hunch about that moving van. . 11:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82696. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #29. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Spud tries to stall the game until Frank can find Coach Grover. Frank returns at the end of the third quarter with Coach Grover, but the "City Champions" already lead Trent High by 36 to 22. Trent High wins! See cat. #93848 for this program being used as an audition program. . 12:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82697. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #30. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Slim is now enemy number one. Who fired those shots at the "haunted house?" Buck, a strange old man has imprisoned Coach Grover and Frank. The recording has the program closing. . 11:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82693. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #26. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The big game between the City Champions and the Trent High team is set for tomorrow night. Coach Grover gets a phone call offering him $500 if he stays away from the game. The actor playing the part of Dusty Willis is terrible! . 11:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82694. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #27. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The betting is three-to-one for the "City Champions." "Big Tim" is up to no good. What is Slim up to? . 11:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82692. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #25. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The recording has the program opening. The program starts as a baketball game broadcast. Coach Grover and "Big Tim" negotiate the terms of the game. For the toss, both sides of the coin are heads. Coach Grover insists on being one of the referees. . 12:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

82690. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #23. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank and the team have been practising for the big game against the City Champions. Dusty Willis has some good advice. . 11:16. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82691. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #24. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. "Big Tim" and Slim are confident of the outcome of the big game. There's going to be a lot of money bet. Coach Grover, Frank and Spud plan to watch the City Champions play the Bulldogs, and take notes about the team. The recording has the program closing. . 11:42. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82689. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #22. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. "Big Tim" and Slim are awaiting Coach Grover and Frank Farrell. Coach Grover lets himself be talked into a game between the City Champions and the Trent High School team. . 11:47. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82688. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #21. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Who is it on the school board has forbidden the free basketball games at Trent High School? Frank and Coach Grover have encouraging words for Dusty Willis. Grover is heading for "Big Tim's" political club house. . 11:37. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82687. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #20. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. "Big Tim" has been serving the young people a lot more than "soft drinks." Coach Grover reveals that the Trent High team will not be allowed to play any more free games. . 11:30. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82686. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #19. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Three weeks later, Slim and Curley are chatting with "Big Tim." Tim is hurting, attendance at his games is low. He gets the idea to match his "City Champions" team to play and beat the team from Trent High School. . 11:26. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82685. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #18. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The recording has the program opening, the first episode to do so. The big game is in the third quarter, and Trent is leading 38 to 30. Frank is brought back into the game when Trent is losing 52 to 46. The entire program is done as a basketball play-by-play broadcast. . 12:10. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82684. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #17. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. It's just several hours before the game. Spud has overheard Slim and "Big Tim." They're not worried about losing attendance because of Trent's free game. "Big Tim" threatens coach Grover. The recording has the program closing, which previous episodes do not. . 12:07. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82683. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #16. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Trent High will be playing Garfield High tomorrow. Spud never gets a break...except in his pants! Spud will be starting the game as guard. . 11:51. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82681. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #14. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Coach Grover asks Frank, Helen and Spud about the attack. The attackers might have been working for "Big Tim." Frank drives around, looking for the attackers, and then tells the coach that he's going to walk right into "Big Tim's" club. . 11:29. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82682. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #15. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. The following evening, Frank and Coach Grover discuss their visit to "Big Tim's" the previous night. "Big Tim" doesn't want Frank Farrell to play for the high school team. Frank tells Coach Grover the whole story. The coach plans to hurt "Big Tim" in the pocketbook by having his team play a free basketball game whenever Tim's team is playing, to cut down on the attendance. . 11:47. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82680. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #13. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Helen, Frank and Spud drive to coach Grover's home. While Frank is in with the coach, Spud and Helen see a mysterious black car outside the house. Spud is attacked by two men, who then realize that he's not Frank Farrell. . 11:30. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82679. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #12. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank and Mrs. Harrington discuss Noel's threat to have her evicted from her hotel. The acting in this series is pretty poor. The coach calls up and asks Frank to come over. But, it really wasn't the coach. Spud jumps a cue before the phone rings. . 11:30. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

82678. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Program #11. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Mrs. Harrington hears some not-very-nice things about her son, Frank. Noel and Tony were really the ones who threw the brick through the window. Helen sets Mrs. Harrington straight, she orders them out of her hotel. . 12:08. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

7445. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. Frank and Jim find an old Mr. Beasley tied up by two bank robbers. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

7446. The Adventures Of Frank Farrell. Russell C. Cromer syndication. Commercials added locally. After pulling the robber's car out of the ditch, Frank, Jim, Helen and Spud continue on to Syracuse, but don't get very far. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

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