The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 23, 2016. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


48610. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 17, 1947. NBC net. "The Red Wind". Sponsored by: Pepsodent. The first show of the series, as a summer replacement for Bob Hope. The same story was re-done a year later with a different cast (see cat. #8612). Forty-one matched pearls with a diamond propeller clasp...a good reason for murder! The show is referred to as "The Pepsodent Show." Van Heflin, Lyn Murray (composer, conductor), Raymond Chandler (creator, writer), Milton Geiger (adaptor), Lurene Tuttle, Wendell Niles (announcer), William Conrad, James Fonda (producer, director), William Johnstone, Harry Bartell. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48611. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 8, 1947. NBC net. "The King In Yellow". Sponsored by: Pepsodent, Trim (hair tonic with olive oil!). A trumpet player named King Leopoldi is being blackmailed. King dies and more murders follow. The program is referred to as "The Pepsodent Program." Sounds like Gerald Mohr (who would later play the lead) is in the cast. Van Heflin, Raymond Chandler (creator, writer), Milton Geiger (adaptor), Gerald Mohr, Wendell Niles (announcer), Lyn Murray (composer, conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48612. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 5, 1947. NBC net. "Trouble Is My Business". Sponsored by: Pepsodent. John Arbogast has been murdered, a $50,000 blackmail attempt leads to more mayhem. The program is referred to as "The Pepsodent Program." Van Heflin, Lyn Murray (composer, conductor), Wendell Niles (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator, writer), Milton Geiger (adaptor). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8612. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 26, 1948. CBS net. "Red Wind". Sustaining. An excellent Chandler-esque private eye story. Broads, bullets, and the good old double-cross. See cat. #48610 for the same script, done a year earlier as the first show of the series, with a different cast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator, writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24607. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 3, 1948. CBS net. "The Persian Slippers". Sustaining. Marlowe tries to find a woman who has left her husband and disappeared. Gerald Mohr, Luis Van Rooten, Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Jeanne Bates, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ivan Ditmars (music conceiver, conductor), Gil Stratton, Frank Richards, Tony Barrett (doubles), Jeff Corey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Mel Dinelli (writer). 30:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48613. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 10, 1948. CBS net. "The Panama Hat". Sustaining. Marlowe becomes involved with a gambling debt, an attempted murder, a kidnapping, a red-headed Dragon Lady, and the mysterious man in the Panama hat. William Lally, Gerald Mohr, Jacqueline DeWitt, Jeff Corey, Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Roy Rowan (announcer), Shepard Menken, Wilms Herbert. 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8613. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 17, 1948. CBS net. "Where There's A Will". Sustaining. A good story about a strange will, three strange heirs, $300,000 and a map. Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Mary Shipp, Theodore Von Eltz, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Wilms Herbert, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48614. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 24, 1948. CBS net. "The Heart Of Gold". Sustaining. A $50 bill in advance and a heart-shaped locket lead to an apparent suicide and an old secret. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (music conceiver and director), Jack Moyles, Ben Wright, Jeff Corey, Gloria Blondell, John Dehner. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48615. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. November 28, 1948. CBS net. "The Hard Way Out". Sustaining. Murder at the Quigg and Slater Construction Company, and a surprising amount of luxury on $175 a week! Barbara Fuller, William Lally, Edgar Barrier, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jeff Corey, Luis Van Rooten, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8614. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. December 26, 1948. CBS net. "The Good Old Acquaintance". Sustaining. A good action story about an escaped convict and the two women in his life. Gerald Mohr, Gloria Blondell, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Edgar Barrier, David Ellis, Lou Krugman, Stan Waxman, Jeff Corey, Richard Aurandt (special music). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8615. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 2, 1949. CBS net. "The Restless Day". Sustaining. An inventor killed in an explosion aboard his yacht hires Marlowe to find his killer! Possibly dated January 8, 1949. Virginia Gregg, John Dehner, Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48616. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 15, 1949. CBS net. "The Black Halo". Sustaining. Marlowe is hired to find the missing Julia Perry. Murder and a suicide complicate the case and add a surprise ending. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Mel Dinelli (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Joan Banks, Jack Kruschen, Jeff Corey, Paul Frees, Peter Leeds, Lois Corbett, Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47920. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 22, 1949. CBS net. "The Orange Dog". Sustaining. Multiple murders and a strange Chinese statuette. The trail of violence leads to counterfeiter's plates. Gerald Mohr, Frances Robinson, Roy Rowan (announcer), Edgar Barrier, Tony Barrett, Lou Krugman, Ed Begley, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Jeff Corey, Richard Aurandt (music), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92057. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 29, 1949. CBS net. "The Easy Mark". Sustaining. "I was hired to find a blackmailer and I did. But first I found a badly beaten Adonis, a Jezebel with an accent and a man who had been an easy mark for murder." Internal evidence points to an March 15th broadcast date. Norman Macdonnell (producer), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Ralph Rose (director), Sylvia Syms, Ken Harvey, Paul Dubov, Laurette Fillbrandt, Richard Aurandt (music), Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator). 28:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92714. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 5, 1949. CBS net. "The Long Rope". Sustaining. "There was a man with a bad heart, a telephone number scribbled on a cash register receipt and a corpse on the other side of town. I couldn't see the connection between them until I realized that they were all tied together by the same long rope...worth $30,000!" This is a rehearsal recording, see cat. #92054 for a recording of the program as broadcast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Junius Matthews, Luis Van Rooten, Fay Baker, David Ellis, Lillian Buyeff, Ed Begley, Jeff Corey, Richard Aurandt (music). 30:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92054. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 5, 1949. CBS net. "The Long Rope". Sustaining. "There was a man with a bad heart, a telephone number scribbled on a cash register receipt and a corpse on the other side of town. I couldn't see the connection between them until I realized that they were all tied together by the same long rope...worth $30,000!" See cat. #92714 for a rehearsal recording of this broadcast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Junius Matthews, Luis Van Rooten, Fay Baker, David Ellis, Lillian Buyeff, Ed Begley, Jeff Corey, Richard Aurandt (music). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53287. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 12, 1949. CBS net. "The Lonesome Reunion". Sustaining. Marlowe finds himself in Lonesome Arizona, on the trail of the loot from a bank robbery. Bill Bouchey, Edgar Barrier, Gerald Mohr, Jack Kruschen, Gene Levitt (writer), Jeff Chandler, Joan Banks, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47921. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 5, 1949. CBS net. "The Friend From Detroit". Sustaining. Betty Pryor has disappeared, a cheap gambler has been found shot to death, and there's a missing $25,000 trust to spice up the case. Gerald Mohr, Virginia Gregg, Peter Leeds, Harry Bartell, Ed Begley, Jeff Corey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47922. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 12, 1949. CBS net. "The Grim Hunters". Sustaining. Helen Palmer needs a private detective for her scavenger hunt, but Helen has been shot twice in the back, and is very dead! Ellen Reid, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jack Moyles, Jeff Corey, Laurette Fillbrandt, Mary Shipp, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Richard Benedict, Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47923. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 19, 1949. CBS net. "The Dancing Hands". Sustaining. A set of twin-pianos is played by identical twins, who act non-identically. $30,000 and a corpse further confuse a twin plot. Bert Holland, Ed Begley, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Lou Krugman, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Frees, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis. 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8616. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 26, 1949. CBS net. "The Green Flame". Sustaining. A good story of a Hollywood gossip murder and blackmail attempt. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Fay Baker, Lawrence Dobkin, Myra Marsh, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Richard Aurandt (music), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47925. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 2, 1949. CBS net. "The Last Laugh". Sustaining. A weekend on Catalina for the reading of the will of Julius Spangler. Everyone gets cut out of the estate, a huge joke by Spangler, who attends the reading of his own will! Gerald Mohr, Alan Reed, Doris Singleton, Paul Dubov, Peter Leeds, Roy Rowan (announcer), Anne Morrison, John Dehner, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (music). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47926. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 9, 1949. CBS net. "The Name To Remember". Sustaining. Eddie Mallet is being followed by a gorilla in a tee shirt with muscles out-to-here. Marlowe is hired to find out why, but not soon enough to save Eddie. Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jack Moyles, Jeanne Bates, Jeff Corey, Jerry Hausner, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Frees, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Yvonne Peattie. 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47927. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 16, 1949. CBS net. "The Heat Wave". Sustaining. Why is "The Heat Wave," a burlesque dancer wearing a golden mask? Marlowe's been hired to find out. Murder tries a strip tease! Barney Phillips, Byron Kane, Ed Begley, Elsie Holmes, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, Wilms Herbert. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47928. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 23, 1949. CBS net. "The Cloak Of Kamehameha". Sustaining. An Hawaiian caper on the trail of the fabulous historic relic. Marlowe finds murder and intrigue...including a dead Philip Marlowe, found in a lily pond! A good dramatic conclusion on the Pali of Oahu. See cat. #47518 for the same script produced a year later. Berry Kroeger, Byron Kane, Clarke Gordon, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, John Dehner, Laurette Fillbrandt, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Frees, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8617. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 30, 1949. CBS net. "The Lady In Mink". Sustaining. The story of a mixed-up girl and her mixed-up life and her really strange sister. Raymond Chandler (creator), Gerald Mohr, Edgar Barrier, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Lynn Allen, Whitfield Connor, Anne Morrison, Lou Krugman, James Eagles, Richard Aurandt (music), Roy Rowan (announcer), Lillian Buyeff. 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40199. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 7, 1949. Program #32. CBS net. "The Feminine Touch". Sustaining. Murder on a motorcycle, as Marlowe goes to work for a millionaire trying to protect his daughter. Gerald Mohr, Barbara Eiler, Paul Dubov, David Ellis, Theodore Von Eltz, Virginia Gregg, Wilms Herbert, Roy Rowan (announcer), Peter Proust, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (music). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47929. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 14, 1949. CBS net. "The Promise To Pay". Sustaining. A burned gambling marker and a bet on blackmail. Gerald Mohr, William Johnstone, John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Barney Phillips, Roy Rowan (announcer), Betty Lou Gerson, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48617. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 21, 1949. CBS net. "Night Tide". Sustaining. Mike Basso, the burly owner of fishing boats, has been beaten up by Johnny Dyke, who has just been released from prison after three years for stealing Basso's money. Murder follows as sure as the tide! Gerald Mohr, Michael Ann Barrett, Frank Richards, Lou Krugman, Howard Culver, Frank Gerstle, Georgia Ellis, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48618. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 28, 1949. CBS net. "The Ebony Link". Sustaining. Marlowe is hired to end a blackmail plot. A gray sedan and a black cuff link inevitably lead to murder! Gerald Mohr, Edgar Barrier, Ron Brogan, Jeanne Bates, Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40770. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 4, 1949. CBS net. "The Unfair Lady". Sustaining. Marlowe tackles a thief in a Mexican diamond mine. Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Parley Baer, Wilms Herbert, Hans Conried, Betty Lou Gerson, Paul Dubov, Nestor Paiva, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48619. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 11, 1949. CBS net. "The Pigeon's Blood". Sustaining. Thirty rubies are missing, murder isn't! Gerald Mohr, Alma Lawton, Gloria Blondell, Barney Phillips, Edgar Barrier, Herb Butterfield, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (music), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40185. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 18, 1949. Program #38. CBS net. "The Busy Body". Sustaining. A corpse that keeps moving around and a nosey neighbor helps to solve a murder case. Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, John Stevenson, Laurette Fillbrandt, Lois Corbett, Lynn Allen, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 30:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48620. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 25, 1949. CBS net. "The Key Man". Sustaining. Marlowe is hired to keep a man from getting killed, he fails miserably. In waddles "The Hippo," who always laughs, even with a gun in his hand. Marlowe is shot! Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis. 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48621. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 2, 1949. CBS net. "The Dude From Manhattan". Sustaining. Marlowe's visiting a dude ranch for a western-style murder by horse-shoe! Blackmail, silks and emeralds clutter up the sagebrush! William Lally, Charlotte Lawrence, D. J. Thompson, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Herb Butterfield, Jack Kerrington, Lou Krugman, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), William Johnstone. 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48622. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 16, 1949. CBS net. "The Headless Peacock". Sustaining. It's a strange piece of jewelry, strangely connected to the ponies at the local racetrack! Eve McVeagh, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Howard McNear, Howard McNear, Jack Moyles, Joan Banks, Lawrence Dobkin, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

80390. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 30, 1949. CBS net. "Mexican Boat Ride". Sustaining. "A girl who hated the water took a boat ride in old Mexico." Gerald Mohr, Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Mary Shipp, Harry Bartell, Nestor Paiva, Bill Bouchey, Ralph Moody, Bill Shaw, Jerry Farber. 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45201. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 6, 1949. CBS net. "The August Lion". Sustaining. A former forger, now an accountant, deposits a beautiful corpse on "Dr. Marlowe's" bed and begs for help. Barney Phillips, Cliff Howell (transcriber, director), D. J. Thompson, Gerald Mohr, Gene Levitt (writer), Jeanne Bates, Jerry Hausner, Joe Walters (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, Mel Dinelli (writer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Wally Maher. 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45202. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 13, 1949. CBS net. "The Indian Giver". Sustaining. Marlowe goes on the warpath when a valuable Indian bowl is stolen. Jimmy Brown Bear is murdered and Mona Waters, a beautiful Apache squaw, favors a duplex over a teepee. Betty Lou Gerson, Clarke Gordon, Cliff Howell (transcriber, director), Gerald Mohr, Hans Conried, Howard Culver, Jane Webb, Jay Novello, Gene Levitt (writer), Mel Dinelli (writer), Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48623. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 20, 1949. CBS net. "The Lady Killer". Sustaining. When a handsome composer is murdered, a velvet matchbook leads Marlowe to a blackmailer and a killer. Gerald Mohr, Jeanne Bates, Anne Morrison, Paul Dubov, Theodore Von Eltz, Roy Rowan (announcer), Don Randolph, Edward MacDonald, Richard Aurandt (music), Raymond Chandler (creator), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2407. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 27, 1949. CBS net. "The Eager Witness". Marlowe tracks down the real killer after a witness at a trial seems to be too eager to testify. Raymond Chandler (creator), Gerald Mohr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Gene Levitt (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Mel Dinelli (writer), Joy Terry, John Dehner, Michael Ann Barrett, Junius Matthews, Ben Wright, Lou Krugman, Lawrence Dobkin, Bud Widom, Richard Aurandt (music), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

40283. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 3, 1949. CBS net. "The Bum's Rush". Sustaining. Marlowe is hired to find an old geezer, and finds murder instead. Anne Morrison, Bill Bouchey, Gene Levitt (writer), Georgia Ellis, Gerald Mohr, Hans Conried, Herb Butterfield, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Wilms Herbert. 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48624. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 10, 1949. CBS net. "The Rustin Hickory". Sustaining. A teacher from Ferndale Nebraska is in big trouble. A photo helps to end the confusion. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48625. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 17, 1949. CBS net. "The Baton Sinister". Sustaining. A 15th century tapestry with a "baton sinister" and the murder of the man with only half a face! Gerald Mohr, Paul Masterson (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (music). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48626. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 24, 1949. CBS net. "The Fatted Calf". Sustaining. A cartoonist is murdered, and that's no laughing matter! David Ellis, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Howard McNear, Mel Dinelli (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Masterson (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Vivi Janis. 29:23. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48627. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 1, 1949. CBS net. "The Tale Of The Mermaid". Sustaining. A traffic accident outside of his office leads Marlowe to a murder on the waterfront and a "mermaid." Gerald Mohr, Rita Lynn, John Dehner, Michael Ann Barrett, Wilms Herbert, Junius Matthews, Herb Vigran, Mark Lawrence, Mel Dinelli (writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Paul Masterson (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:47. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

97915. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 8, 1949. CBS net. "The Open Window". Sustaining. A beautiful girl with amnesia visits Marlowe and ends up getting pushed out of his window! This is a network version of cat. #24608. Gerald Mohr, Betty Lou Gerson, Harry Bartell, Jay Novello, Ed Begley, Lillian Buyeff, Paul Dubov, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Paul Masterson (announcer). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40796. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 8, 1949. CBS net. "The Open Window". Sustaining. Network version of cat. #24608. A beautiful girl with amnesia visits Marlowe and ends up getting pushed out the window. Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Betty Lou Gerson, Harry Bartell, Jay Novello, Ed Begley, Paul Dubov, Lillian Buyeff, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24608. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. October 8, 1949. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Open Window". A beautiful girl with amnesia visits Marlowe and ends up getting pushed out of the window! See cat. #97915 for a network version of this program. Gerald Mohr, Paul Masterson (announcer), Betty Lou Gerson, Harry Bartell, Jay Novello, Ed Begley, Paul Dubov, Lillian Buyeff, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48628. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. November 26, 1949. CBS net. "The Birds On The Wing". Sustaining. "The Plunging Comets" are a parachute exhibition act on the midway. A mashed comet results when a chute fails to open. Gracie Allen appears on the story to ask Philip Marlowe's help to get George Burns a radio show on which he could sing. Don Randolph, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Gracie Allen, Jack Moyles, James Eagles, Junius Matthews, Lois Corbett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Rita Lynn, Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

37532. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. December 3, 1949. CBS net. "The Kid On The Corner". Sustaining. Marlowe helps a newsboy find his missing uncle and uncovers a murder while doing it. Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Gil Stratton, Joan Banks, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis, Wilms Herbert. 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

6922. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 7, 1950. CBS net. "The Torch Carriers". Sponsored by: Ford. Marlowe tracks a loan shark and finds a lonely gangster, several in fact! Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer). 30:04. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48629. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Covered Bridge". Sustaining. While being kidnapped to Mexico, Marlowe comes upon an escaped convict hiding in a deserted farmhouse. Barney Phillips, Ben Wright, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jack Kruschen, Jack Moyles, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, Wilms Herbert. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40264. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Bid For Freedom". Sustaining. A mad woman escapes from an asylum and leads Marlowe on a trail of murder. Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Harold Dryanforth, Jack Edwards, Jeanne Bates, John T. Smith, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Yvonne Peattie. 29:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48630. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. January 28, 1950. CBS net. "The Hairpin Turn". Sustaining. Marlowe meets a pistol-packin' mama, who happens to be a champion sharpshooter, and a dead body, drilled dead center with a target pistol! Keep your ear on Mutt, chum! Gerald Mohr, Jay Novello, Charles Russell, Tony Barrett, G. B. Hunter, Olive Deering (doubles), Ralph Moody, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46243. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 7, 1950. CBS net. "The Long Arm". Sustaining. Marlowe reluctantly returns to Bay City to help un-frame a pal, who's been accused of murder. Gerald Mohr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Barney Phillips, Ted Osborne, Sidney Miller, Tom Tully, Bert Holland, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46244. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Grim Echo". Sustaining. Caught in a snowstorm, Philip Marlowe seeks shelter at an inn, run by the family of a man he recently shot and killed! Gerald Mohr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Sammie Hill, Betty Lou Gerson, Verna Felton, Frank Gerstle, Junius Matthews, Roy Rowan (announcer), Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48631. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Ladies' Night". Sustaining. Ladies' Night in a Turkish bath leads Marlowe to murder and blackmail. Gerald Mohr, Jeanette Nolan, Jeanne Bates, Michael Ann Barrett, G. B. Hunter, Constance Crowder, Lillian Buyeff, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48632. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. February 28, 1950. CBS net. "The Big Step". Sustaining. A female chemist and a downtown traffic accident leads to a deathbed confession and an industrial theft! Edgar Barrier, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jeanne Bates, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis. 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48633. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 7, 1950. CBS net. "The Monkey's Uncle". Sustaining. A British butler is really a chimpanzee who kills! No wonder help is so hard top get! Gerald Mohr is named "Best Actor In Radio." Gerald Mohr, John Dehner, Mary Lansing, Michael Ann Barrett, Junius Matthews, Tudor Owen, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48634. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Vital Statistic". Sustaining. A lady silk merchant is strangled with a pajama sash. Watch out for that very tough lady in slacks! William Lally (announcer), Charlotte Lawrence, Doris Singleton, Elliott Reid, Gene Levitt (writer), Georgia Ellis, Gerald Mohr, Hugh Thomas, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48635. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Deep Shadow". Sustaining. A disappearing bride leads to a nightclub murder, $50,000 and the old double-cross. Yvonne Peattie, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jack Kruschen, Jeff Corey, Joan Banks, Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Tom Holland, Verna Felton. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48636. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. March 28, 1950. CBS net. "The Sword Of Cebu". Sustaining. A missing sword is found with a Romanian, through his back! An albino siamese cat points to the sword's real value. Gerald Mohr, Jeanne Bates, Byron Kane, Tony Barrett, Paul Frees, Junius Matthews, Barney Phillips, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48637. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 4, 1950. CBS net. "The Man On The Roof". Sustaining. A young man is trapped on a roof as the cops close in. Marlowe tells this story of murder and robbery in flashback before trying to talk him down. Gerald Mohr, Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Lillian Buyeff, Doris Singleton, Jack Kruschen, Lawrence Dobkin, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40630. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 11, 1950. CBS net. "The Anniversary Gift". Sponsored by: Ford. Marlowe is hired to retrieve a valuable platinum watch...worth its weight in murder! This is the only known show in which William Conrad plays the lead instead of Gerald Mohr or Van Heflin! William Conrad, Roy Rowan (announcer), Edgar Barrier, Sammie Hill, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Ralph Moody, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43364. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 18, 1950. CBS net. "The Angry Eagle". Sustaining. Murder at a prize fighter's training camp. Anne Morrison, Barney Phillips, Elliott Reid, Frank Gerstle, Gerald Mohr, Howard McNear, Gene Levitt (writer), Joan Banks, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Wilms Herbert. 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40797. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. April 25, 1950. CBS net. "The High Collared Cape". Sustaining. A ballerina asks Marlowe for help and dances to the tune of murder! Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Wilms Herbert, Edgar Barrier, Elliott Reid, Lou Krugman, Michael Ann Barrett, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8618. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 2, 1950. CBS net. "The Sea Horse Jockey". Sustaining. A $50,000 Brooch has been stolen, two murders committed, and Marlowe looks for guilt on the waterfront. Gerald Mohr, Ed Begley, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, writer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Stan Waxman, Anne Morrison, Ruth Perrott, Eileen Prince, John Stevenson, Bob Sweeney, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47531. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 9, 1950. CBS net. "The Hiding Place". Sustaining. Marlowe is hired to find Chip O'Brien. The trail leads to a stolen $110,000 worth of jewelry and a "Big Wheel." Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Herb Butterfield, Howard McNear, Jean Hite (director), Joan Banks, Lee Millar Jr., Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Griffin, Robert Mitchell (writer), Virginia Gregg. 29:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47518. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 16, 1950. CBS net. "The Cloak Of Kamehameha". Sustaining. There are two Philip Marlowes in Honolulu, looking for a very valuable historical cloak...and one of the Marlowes is found dead in a lily pond, with a kriss between his shoulder blades. See cat. #47928 for the same script, broadcast a year earlier. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Wilms Herbert, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Roy Rowan (announcer), Lynn Allen, Jack Kruschen, Dan O'Herlihy. 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

8619. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 23, 1950. CBS net. "The Fox's Tail". Sustaining. Max has evidence against Shepard (the gangster), but he doesn't live to deliver it. Gerald Mohr, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Howard McNear, Lou Krugman, Rick Vallin, Hugh Thomas, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 28:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47519. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. May 30, 1950. CBS net. "The Bedside Manners". Sustaining. Maynard Patterson has lost $50,000 to Mr. Fish. Marlowe works on the case while never leaving his bed with a broken leg! Anne Stone, David Ellis, Frank Gerstle, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, Wilms Herbert. 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47520. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 6, 1950. CBS net. "The Uneasy Head". Sustaining. Marlowe is slipped a mickey in a bar while looking for Sammy Archer, a second story burglar. A jeweled tiara has been stolen and a permanent double cross follows. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Verna Felton, Ben Wright, Edgar Barrier, Charlotte Lawrence, John Dehner, Wally Maher, Lou Krugman. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45892. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Face To Forget". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Marlowe is tracking David Stroud for his client, on a train to San Francisco. Good surprise ending. A corpse comes along for the ride, and the ride ends when Marlowe is forced to jump from the train. Gerald Mohr, Norman Macdonnell, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Bob Stevenson (announcer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Harry Bartell, Sammie Hill, Roy Rowan, Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Elliott Reid, Junius Matthews, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45895. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Gold Cobra". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Marlowe is hired by Roth Winkman, a character right out of Dickens, to deliver a gold cobra to Chicago. A real snake puts some bite into the case. William Lally (announcer), Bob Stevenson (announcer), Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Howard McNear, Lou Krugman, Lynn Allen, Michael Ann Barrett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Wilms Herbert. 29:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45896. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. June 28, 1950. CBS net. "The Pelican's Roost". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Lynn Russell hires Marlowe, even though it looks like she's a killer. A corpse with an ice pick through the neck and mascara for a blonde, leads to the solution of the case. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Lillian Buyeff, John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Bob Stevenson (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, David Ellis, Paul Dubov, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor). 30:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45897. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 5, 1950. CBS net. "The Girl From Pitchfork Corners". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Marlowe is hired by Donna Rawlings to make sure Arnold Lattimore gets where he's going. Donna turns up dead and a lovesick girl from Kansas complicates the case. Bob Stevenson (announcer), Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Harry Bartell, Hugh Thomas, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Sammie Hill, Tony Barrett, Vivi Janis, Wally Maher. 29:46. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

45898. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 12, 1950. CBS net. "The Iron Coffin". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Marlowe visits a 16th century Spanish castle (in northern California) to battle the ghost of "Peter The Cruel," who lives in an eight foot iron coffin! An imaginative story, good radio! Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Irene Tedrow, David Ellis, Edgar Barrier, Jay Novello, Parley Baer, Barney Phillips, Bob Stevenson (announcer), Lillian Buyeff. 29:33. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

45899. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 19, 1950. CBS net. "The Last Wish". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Marlowe sets out to find Jack Schiller for his father, a dying old man. Not as easy as it sounds. Bob Stevenson (announcer), Gene Levitt (writer), Harold Dryanforth, Jack Edwards, Jack Kruschen, June Foray, Lawrence Dobkin, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Stan Waxman. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51070. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 28, 1950. CBS net. "The Glass Donkey". Sponsored by: Spearmint Gum. Who shot Helen Massey? And what about the glass donkey, made in Mexico and sold at the track in Tijuana? Bob Stevenson (announcer), Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, John Stevenson, Lawrence Dobkin, Michael Ann Barrett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Vic Perrin, Vivi Janis, William Johnstone, William Lally. 29:59. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

51071. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 4, 1950. CBS net. "The Pirate's Cove". Commercials deleted. Marlowe is paid $500 to find Lash Lauterback, and a fabulous bed of black pearls. The title is subject to correction. The program opening, closing and music cues have been deleted. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator). 25:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

51074. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 11, 1950. CBS net. "The Quiet Magpie". Sustaining. Vincent Calloway is standing trial for the murder of his father, which he did not commit. Marlowe uncovers a complex tale of blackmail and intrigue. Charlie Lung, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Harold Dryanforth, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ralph Moody, Ralph Moody, Richard Aurandt (music), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), William Johnstone, Wilms Herbert, Raymond Chandler (creator). 30:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40760. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 18, 1950. CBS net. "The Dark Tunnel". Sustaining. A beautiful girl and a disfiguring fire...and it only starts with a guy getting beat up in an alley. Gerald Mohr, Roy Rowan (announcer), Lurene Tuttle, Bob Sweeney, Paul Dubov, Barney Phillips, Lawrence Dobkin, David Ellis, Raymond Chandler (creator). 30:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

51075. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 25, 1950. CBS net. "The Collector's Item". Sustaining. An 1864 Confederate half dollar is the only clue to the murder of Leon Reati. No wonder, the coin is worth $37,000! D. J. Thompson, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jack Kruschen, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Richard Sanville (director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Shepard Menken, Tom Tully, Tony Barrett. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

51076. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 1, 1950. CBS net. "The Soft Spot". Sustaining. An old man dead in a flop house, a sot who carves wood, a fallen lady with an eye for gold lockets, and a snake with big ears all lead Marlowe to a soft spot in a killer's hard heart! Bill Bouchey, Edgar Barrier, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Nestor Paiva, Paul Dubov, Peter Leeds, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Richard Sanville (director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Verna Felton, Vivi Janis. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51077. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 8, 1950. CBS net. "The Fifth Mask". Sustaining. There were five masks. One for greed, one for cowardice, one for cruelty and one for deceit. They all covered a murder, but it was the fifth mask that really counted! It uncovered the killer! Network, sponsored version of cat. #16278. Anne Stone, Betty Lou Gerson, Frances Robinson, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jay Novello, Lawrence Dobkin, Olan Soule, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Richard Sanville (director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16278. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 8, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Fifth Mask". There were five masks. One for greed, one for cowardice, one for cruelty, and one for deceit. They all covered a murder, but it was the fifth mask that really counted! It uncovered the killer! See cat. #51077 for a network version of this broadcast. Anne Stone, Betty Lou Gerson, Frances Robinson, Gene Levitt (writer), Gerald Mohr, Jay Novello, Lawrence Dobkin, Olan Soule, Raymond Chandler (creator), Richard Aurandt (music), Richard Sanville (director), Robert Mitchell (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51078. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 15, 1950. CBS net. "The Final Payment". Sustaining. A little man with big heels tries to run over Marlowe. A giant and a warehouse nearly costs him his life, and a treacherous blonde almost buries him at sea! All this is for a client that couldn't pay Marlowe a cent, but on whose behalf they were paid in full! Gerald Mohr, Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Wally Maher, Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Michael Ann Barrett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), William Johnstone, David Ellis, Tom Holland, Doris Singleton, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51079. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 22, 1950. CBS net. "The White Carnation". Sustaining. Marlowe finds a corpse in a flower shop, a gypsy who reads her own fortune in dollar signs, and a death struggle twenty feet from a crowded merry-go-round. All this because a man forgot one white carnation! Network, sponsored version of cat. #16276. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Tom Tully, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Fritz Feld, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer. 30:00. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16276. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 22, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The White Carnation". Marlowe finds a corpse in a flower shop, a gypsy who reads her own fortune in dollar signs, and a death struggle twenty feet from a crowded merry-go-round. All this because a man forgot one white carnation! See cat. #51079 for a network version of this broadcast. AFRS program name: "Mystery Theatre." Gerald Mohr, Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Tom Tully, Parley Baer, Fritz Feld. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

51080. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 29, 1950. CBS net. "The Big Book". Sustaining. A skid row suicide changes into murder, a cobbler with an accent is afraid to call the police, and a hard boiled Hollywood agent breaks into tears. All because a woman kept her whole life, between the covers of a big leather book! Network version of cat. #16277. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, Bud Widom, Jay Novello, Lynn Allen, John Dehner, Theodore Von Eltz. 29:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16277. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 29, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Book". A skidrow suicide changes into murder, a cobbler with an accent is afraid to call the police, and a hard boiled Hollywood agent breaks into tears. All because a woman kept her whole life between the covers of a big leather book! AFRS program name: "Mystery Theatre." See cat. #51080 for a network version of this broadcast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Richard Aurandt (composer, conductor), Robert Mitchell (writer), Gene Levitt (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Jack Kruschen, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Bud Widom, Jay Novello, Lynn Allen, Theodore Von Eltz. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51081. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 7, 1951. CBS net. "A Seaside Sabbatical". Sustaining. Marlowe travels to Long Beach to find a shooting gallery and murder! Part of one public service announcement has been deleted. Barney Phillips, Donna Hehner, Gerald Mohr, Harry Bartell, Irene Tedrow, Jeanne Bates, John Dehner, Kathleen Hite (writer), Lee Millar Jr., Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Stan Waxman, Wilbur Hatch (music). 29:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

51082. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 14, 1951. CBS net. "Dear Dead Days". Sustaining. An old lady gets taken for a new kind of ride, by a new kind of chauffeur. Marlowe gets involved up to a gun in his ribs, all because he decides to spend a quiet day at home! Adrian Gendot (writer), Anne Morrison, Gerald Mohr, Jerry Hausner, Kathleen Hite (writer), Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Ralph Moody, Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Sidney Miller, Verna Felton, Wilbur Hatch (music), William Johnstone. 30:10. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

47163. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 21, 1951. CBS net. "Life Can Be Murder". Sustaining. Marlowe meets Marney Carr in a bar and becomes involved in a case of murder when she disappears. Gerald Mohr, James Nusser, Joan Banks, June Whitley, Kathleen Hite (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Marjorie Bennett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Shirley Mitchell (?), Virginia Gregg, Wilbur Hatch (music). 29:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47164. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. July 28, 1951. CBS net. "The Good Neighbor Policy". Sustaining. Crossed wires on Marlowe's party line lead him to murder, a robber, and the Los Angeles library! Doris Singleton, Gerald Mohr, Hy Averback (announcer), Jane Morgan, Jeanne Bates, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, Wilbur Hatch (music). 29:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47165. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 4, 1951. CBS net. "The Long Way Home". Sustaining. Marlowe is investigating the disappearance of Amy Harper. Gerald Mohr, Jack Moyles, Junius Matthews, Kathleen Hite (writer), Mary Lansing, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Leeds, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Sam Edwards, Vivi Janis, Wilbur Hatch (music), William Johnstone. 29:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47166. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 18, 1951. CBS net. "The Young Man's Fancy". Sustaining. A hot day, and a visit to a Yugoslav-American friend who runs a fruit stand, leads Marlowe to a confrontation with a young man with a problem. Frank Richards, Georgia Ellis, Gerald Mohr, Jack Kruschen, Kathleen Hite (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Paul Dubov, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Raymond Chandler (creator), Roy Rowan (announcer), Ruth Perrott, Tony Barrett, Wilbur Hatch (music). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92055. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 25, 1951. CBS net. "Air For G-String". Sustaining. "A startled corpse, a blue-eyed woman and a cryptic message scrawled by a dying man...with the pieces of a Chinese puzzle that wouldn't fit together, until I found out what was deadly about the orange dog." Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Kathleen Hite (writer), Jack Moyles, Michael Ann Barrett, John Stevenson, Sidney Miller, Sidney Fields, Grace Leonard, Jack Kruschen, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Clarence Cassell (announcer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92052. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. August 30, 1951. CBS net. "Nether-Nether Land". Sustaining. A rehearsal recording (or unedited tape); music cues are not heard. See cat. #92713 for a recording of the program as broadcast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator). 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92713. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 1, 1951. CBS net. "Nether-Nether Land". Sustaining. See cat. #92052 for a rehearsal recording of this broadcast. Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Clarence Cassell (announcer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92053. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 8, 1951. CBS net. "The Medium Was Rare". Sustaining. Gerald Mohr, Cliff Howell (producer, transcriber), Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Raymond Chandler (creator), Kathleen Hite (writer), Gloria Blondell, Edwin Max, Jeanne Bates, Harry Bartell, Betty Lou Gerson, Lou Krugman, Jay Novello, Eda Reiss Merin, Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47167. The Adventures Of Philip Marlowe. September 15, 1951. CBS net. "The Sound and The Unsound". Sustaining. The last show of the series. A strange tapping noise leads Marlowe to a shooting. What is everyone looking for? D. J. Thompson, Shirley Mitchell, William Tracy, Roy Rowan (announcer), Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Cliff Howell (producer, director), Gerald Mohr, Raymond Chandler (creator), Kathleen Hite (writer), Olan Soule, Ted Osborne, Frank Gerstle, Arthur Q. Bryan. 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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