The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of February 01, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


23890. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 1, 1952. Program #1. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Music fill for local commercial insert. With Marius Goring, famous British actor, as "The Pimpernel," a British nobleman who helps those in need during the French Revolution's "Reign of Terror." The Pimpernel rescues Madame Susanne Florey and her son from the guillotine. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23891. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 8, 1952. Program #2. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel helps the Duke de Montreaux and his lovely daughter escape the guillotine through a heavily guarded gate. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

94845. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 29, 1952. Program #5. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Emily Rombeaux, a blonde French girl, asks the Pimpernel for help. A visit to, "The Street Of The Last Hope" to help her crippled father to escape. But, it's a trap! Part of the closing theme has been deleted. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (composer, conductor). 32:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

94846. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. August 5, 1952. Program #6. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Twenty royal servants are being held in a tower at Versailles. The League Of The Scarlet Pimpernel will attempt a rescue. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (composer, conductor). 32:12. Audio condition: Good. Incomplete.

23892. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 21, 1952. Program #9. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A plan to gather together the citizens of Paris is turned against the Reign of Terror by The Pimpernel. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23893. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 28, 1952. Program #10. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel foils a plot by Citizen Roger to murder and rob those fleeing from, "The Reign of Terror." Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/4 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23894. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. October 5, 1952. Program #11. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A traitor within "The League of the Pimpernel" leads the men into an ambush as they attempt to rescue a nobleman and his family. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23895. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. October 12, 1952. Program #12. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A deserting sailor pulled from the sea alerts the Pimpernel to a scheme by corrupt French officials. They plan to steal millions of francs from the government. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23896. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. October 19, 1952. Program #13. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A foolish Englishman is arrested for being The Pimpernel! The real Pimpernel and his men devise a clever plan to free him. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

23897. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. October 26, 1952. Program #14. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel and his men help a group of faithful churchgoers escape an evil soldier out to stop their worship...and capture his own sister! Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

23898. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. November 2, 1952. Program #15. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel matches wits with young Napoleon Bonaparte! Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23899. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. November 9, 1952. Program #16. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel and his men foil a plot to assassinate the Prince of Wales, with the aid of a band of English highwaymen. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30507. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. November 16, 1952. Program #17. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Music fill for local commercial insert. The Pimpernel and his men sneak into France disguised as smugglers. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30513. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. November 23, 1952. Program #18. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel has been deceived by Marchioness DeVanne, who plans to kill the leaders of the British military. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 30 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43415. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. December 7, 1952. Program #20. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. Andre Pinard has been murdered inside a British prison, with a 15th century Italian dagger! The Pimpernel tries to identify the killer. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 29:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

30508. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. December 14, 1952. Program #21. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel is aided by a Spanish nobleman to help some Spanish soldiers escape the French troops, who far outnumber them. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30509. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. December 28, 1952. Program #22. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel and his men rescue some English children imprisoned in a bell tower by the French. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. The program was pre-empted the previous week. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30510. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. January 4, 1953. Program #23. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. One of the Pimpernel's men has been captured and must be rescued before the group can return to England. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30511. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. January 11, 1953. Program #24. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. Englishman John Sykes has invented a better gunpowder, but the French have a better cannon. The Pimpernel tries to end the stalemate. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30512. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. January 25, 1953. Program #25. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A traitor has revealed the secrets of the Pimpernel's French escape network. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. The program was pre-empted the previous week. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30514. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. February 1, 1953. Program #26. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel discovers a traitor along the English Channel; a very pretty traitor. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. The last show until July 8, 1953. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30515. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 8, 1953. Program #27. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A French girl's father has been executed. She swears revenge and gets the Pimpernel to help her by threatening to reveal his secret identity. Recorded previously in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30516. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 15, 1953. Program #28. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The French plan to capture one of the Pimpernel's men and then let a "ringer" be rescued by the Pimpernel. Recorded previously in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30517. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 22, 1953. Program #29. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel's men are arrested shortly after the Pimpernel meets the beautiful and rich French widow, the Comtesse d'Estrimont. Recorded previously in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30518. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 29, 1953. Program #30. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel is hired by an exiled French General to retrieve a diamond necklace. Syndicated, more complete version of cat. #23900. Recorded in London previously, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23900. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 29, 1953. Program #30. NBC net. Sustaining. The program opens with a Korean War P.O.W. exchange bulletin. A network broadcast of the series, previously recorded in London. A journey to France to recover valuable jewels from "The Reign Of Terror." See cat. #30518 for a syndication version of this broadcast. Harry Alan Towers (producer), Marius Goring, Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

30519. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. August 5, 1953. Program #31. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. While recruiting new men, the Pimpernel hires Sir Gerald Lauder, who is spying for the French! Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 33 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30520. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. August 12, 1953. Program #32. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel is captured, jailed and tortured because of the treachery of "the man in the mask." Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 30 1/4 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30521. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 16, 1953. Program #37. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel and his sidekick Tony find adventure, even while on vacation! Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30522. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 23, 1953. Program #38. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. A Frenchman kills his wife so he can marry an Englishwoman. The wife happens to be an old friend of the Pimpernel...too bad! Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30523. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 30, 1953. Program #39. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel decides to end the bloody career of "The Butcher of Paris." Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. The last program until July 15, 1954. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30524. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 15, 1954. Program #40. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel joins his old French enemies to fight a new menace...in Venice! Previously recorded in London, the date abovce is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30525. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 22, 1954. Program #41. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel is asked to free an English scientist from a French prison. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 30 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30526. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. July 29, 1954. Program #42. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel goes to France to replace a link in his network helping refugees escaping from "The Reign Of Terror." Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 30 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30527. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 2, 1954. Program #47. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel finds flirtation, excitement and danger at a Parisian ball. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30528. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 9, 1954. Program #48. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel suspects a shopkeeper, a Countess and an Earl to be running an espionage ring. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30529. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. September 30, 1954. Program #51. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The Pimpernel disguises himself as a French spy to discover their invasion plans for England. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers ([roducer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 31 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30530. The Adventures Of The Scarlet Pimpernel. October 7, 1954. Program #52. NBC net, Towers Of London syndication. Commercials added locally. The last show of the series. The Pimpernel disguises himself as a priest and takes the place of his cousin, a condemned prisoner. Previously recorded in London, the date above is the date of the first broadcast on NBC. Marius Goring, Harry Alan Towers (producer), Emmuska Orczy (creator), Joel Murcott (writer), Sidney Torch (music). 32 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

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