The Adventures Of The Thin Man

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of July 30, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


59375. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. October 21, 1942. Program #21. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Strange Case Of Professor Wanger". A reclusive professor gets a visit from his long-lost niece and nephew, just before demonstrating his new invention: a new submarine detector. AFRS program name: "Front Line Theatre." The date is subject to correction. It was deduced from internal evidence placing the original broadcast about about October, 1942 Ken Niles (AFRS announcer), Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra (music fill), Les Damon, Claudia Morgan, Dashiell Hammett (creator), Himan Brown (director), Victor Moore (?). 30:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8627. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. October 6, 1944. Program #40. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Case Of The Suspicious Hangover". Nora has been drugged and used as a murder alibi. Time to fill with an excerpt from an "Ellery Queen" broadcast. AFRS program name: "Mystery Playhouse." Parker Fennelly, Howard Duff (AFRS announcer), Dashiell Hammett (creator), David Gothard, Claudia Morgan, Himan Brown (producer, director), Fred Fradkin (music). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45299. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. December 1, 1944. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Case Of The All-American Menace". A blackmailer has been murdered after Joan Winslow's boyfriend threatened to him. Then Olga calls, and Olga knows! Confusing! AFRS program name: "The Globe Theatre." Claudia Morgan, David Gothard, Howard Duff (AFRS announcer), Himan Brown (producer, director), Fred Fradkin (music). 22:06. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

46060. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. November 18, 1945. CBS net. "The Case Of The Frantic Four Minutes". Sponsored by: Post Toasties, Jello Puddings. Zarzo the fortune teller predicts that Nick and Nora will be murdered in just four minutes...and he's never wrong! Les Tremayne, Claudia Morgan, Ron Rawson (announcer), Himan Brown (producer, director), Fred Fradkin (music). 30:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45868. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. October 17, 1947. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Case Of The Revealing Record". A corpse in a record store's listening booth leads to another murder and some gut-bucket jazz. The story is followed by a preview of a Nero Wolfe adventure. AFRS program name: "Mystery Playhouse." The date and story title are subject to correction. Peter Lorre (AFRS host), Les Tremayne, Claudia Morgan, Dashiell Hammett (creator), Milton Lewis (writer), Himan Brown (producer, director), Fred Fradkin (music). 30:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

5994. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. July 6, 1948. NBC net. "The Adventure Of The Passionate Palooka". Sponsored by: Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer. Nick and Nora help a prize fighter find his lover, a mongrel dog. The program was recorded on July 6, broadcast July 8, 1948. See also "Same Time, Same Station," cat. #18220. Les Tremayne, Claudia Morgan, Mandel Kramer, Jackson Beck (doubles), Dashiell Hammett (creator), Himan Brown (producer, director), Ed Herlihy (announcer), Milton Lewis (writer), Fred Fradkin (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

81650. The Adventures Of The Thin Man. July 13, 1948. NBC net. "The Haunted Hams". Sponsored by: Pabst Beer. A country barn burns down, leaving a troup of summer stock actors without a theatre. Claudia Morgan, Les Tremayne, Ed Herlihy (announcer), Parker Fennelly, Dashiell Hammett (creator), Himan Brown (producer, director), Fred Fradkin (music), Milton Lewis (writer). 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 7 programs.