The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall

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.


1060. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. September 7, 1943. CBS net. Sustaining. The adventures of a boy's school headmaster who looks like William Shakespeare, and is very good at solving murders. This story takes place at a mountain resort where a murder has been committed by someone who is very adept at throwing knives. Walter Hampden, Agnes Moorehead. 27:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

1427. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. June 4, 1944. Mutual net. Sustaining. The first show of the series on Mutual. Walter Hampden gives a short talk at the start of the show, explaining the characters in this detective series. A dead man is occupying Leonidas' closet during an afternoon tea. It turns out the Nazis are at work! Walter Hampden, Howard Merrill (writer), Roger Bower (producer). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1428. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. July 30, 1944. Mutual net. Sustaining. Mrs. Mollet has been kidnapped. After she escapes, she and Leonidas set out to capture the crooks. The program has also been dated June 23, 1944. Walter Hampden, Ethel Remey. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1429. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. September 17, 1944. Mutual net. Sustaining. During a football re-union, a man hated by all present is murdered. Walter Hampden. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

1430. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. September 24, 1944. Mutual net. Sustaining. 9:00 P. M. Three different people threaten the life of a miserable old women. When she is found dead at the state fair, all are suspect. The program is next on the air on October 8, 1944 at 7:00 P. M. Walter Hampden, Ethel Remey, Alice Tilton (creator), Howard Merrill (writer), Roger Bower (director). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1431. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. October 8, 1944. Mutual net. Sustaining. 7:00 P. M. Leonidas finds that someone has switched corpses on a train to Chicago. Walter Hampden, Ethel Remey, Alice Tilton (creator), Howard Merrill (writer), Roger Bower (director). 27:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

1432. The Adventures Of Leonidas Witherall. April 22, 1945. Mutual net. "The Corpse Meets A Deadline". Sustaining. Murder in a newspaper printing plant. Alice Tilton (creator), Ethel Remey, Howard Merrill (writer), Jack McBride, Roger Bower (director), Walter Hampden. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 7 programs.