The Greatest Story Ever Told

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.


90254. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 26, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Good Samaritan". The date is subject to correction. The script was previously used on, The Greatest Story Ever Told" (as an audition program) during 1946 (see cat. #19725) and subsequently on Januray 25, 1948 (see cat. #36087) January 30, 1949 (see cat. #91090), February 19, 1950, January 21, 1951, January 20, 1952, January 25, 1953, January 24, 1954, January 30, 1955 and January 24, 1956. The recording might be from one of those dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 27:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

90255. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 9, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Prodigal Son". Part of the AFRS music fill has been deleted. The story was subsequently used on "The Greatest Story Ever Told" on February 13, 1949 (see cat. #77700). Norman Rose (narrator). 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

46012. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 9, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Second Mile". A young man filled with hatred of the Romans is taught to turn the other cheek by, "The Master." The story is based on "The Sermon On The Mount," as told in the fifth chapter of Matthew. the script was subsequently used on the program on September 30, 1951, February 21, 1954 and January 9, 1955. This recording might be from one of these dates. The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

90259. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 23, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Betrayal". The first of a series of three Lenten dramas. Similar scripts were subsequently used on The Greatest Story Ever Told on March 21, 1948 (see cat. #19726), on March 30, 1947, April 10, 1949, April 2, 1950, March 18, 1951, April 6, 1952, March 29, 1953, April 11, 1954, April 3, 1955 and March 25, 1956. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90260. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 30, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Crucifixion". The second in a series of Lenten dramas. The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90257. The Greatest Story Ever Told. April 6, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Resurrection". The third of three Lenten dramas (the announcer says it's the second). Norman Rose (narrator). 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46019. The Greatest Story Ever Told. April 27, 1947. ABC net. "The Golden Rule". A clerk is fired by his cruel boss after he asks for a raise. When the boss is put on trial for tax evasion, the clerk must decide whether to testify on his behalf. Well done. The script was subsequently used on the program on April 22, 1951, January 27, 1952, January 4, 1953, March 13, 1955 and September 23, 1956. This recording may be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

51915. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 11, 1947. ABC net. "They Who See Not Shall See". Joshua the blind man demands that "The Master" make him to see, and Joshua finds that he was blind in more ways than one. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:53. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

43315. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 18, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Soldier's Servant". A Roman officer in Galilee decides to seek the help of "The Master for his dying friend." The script was subsequently used on the program on November 19, 1950 and November 7, 1954. This recording may be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46014. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 25, 1947. ABC net. "Unto The Least Of These". The story of Zacchariah, who postpones his trip to Nazareth but is filled with the spirit of "The Master." The story is based on an event in chapter twenty-five of Matthew. The script was subsequently used on the program on January 2, 1955. This recording may be from that broadcast. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

51914. The Greatest Story Ever Told. June 1, 1947. ABC net. "The Fruitless Fig Tree". Strength does not make right. A gardener bets his job that a certain tree only needs a chance to make good. "Judge not, lest ye be judged!" The program closing has been deleted, the story is complete. The script was subsequently used on the program on January 10, 1954 and February 6, 1955. This recording may be from one of these dates. Gale Gordon, Mercedes McCambridge (?), Norman Rose (narrator). 28:43. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

51911. The Greatest Story Ever Told. June 8, 1947. ABC net. "The Chief Seat At The Wedding". Nathan is to be married, but several different people each want the chair of honor. A study in pride and humility. The program closing has been deleted, the story is complete. Mercedes McCambridge, Norman Rose (narrator). 28:52. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

90261. The Greatest Story Ever Told. June 29, 1947. ABC net. "The Lost Sheep". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and Rubber. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47158. The Greatest Story Ever Told. July 13, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Loaves and The Fishes". The story of how "The Master" fed the multitudes with only five loaves and two fishes. If God provides an abundance, is it still not a sin to waste? The story is based on an event in the sixth chapter of John. The script was subsequently used on the program on May 8, 1955. This recording may be from this date. The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

43314. The Greatest Story Ever Told. July 27, 1947. ABC net. "The Pearl Of Great Price". The son of a merchant who has just died searches for his father's treasure, and finally finds "the pearl" in the words of "The Master." The script was subsequently used on the program on November 3, 1950 and October 31, 1954. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47153. The Greatest Story Ever Told. August 17, 1947. ABC net. "The Parable Of The Lost Coin". Young Jonathan has gambled with ten pieces of silver that didn't belong to him, and lost! The story is based on the fifteenth chapter of Luke. The script was subsequently used on the program on March 5, 1950 and March 20, 1955. This recording may be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

91091. The Greatest Story Ever Told. August 31, 1947. ABC net. "The Calling Of Matthew". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and Rubber. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

91092. The Greatest Story Ever Told. September 7, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "If Thine Eye Offend Thee". The system cue is not heard. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

47150. The Greatest Story Ever Told. September 21, 1947. ABC net. "Where Are The Nine?. The story is based on an event in the seventeenth chapter of Luke. Noriah the Samaritan journeys to "The Master" to ask him to cure him of his leprosy. The script was subsequently used on the program on October 22, 1950 and Novembere 21, 1954. This recording may be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

46016. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 26, 1947. ABC net. "Who Is Forgiven Most?". Simon, an elder of the town of Capernaum, summons "The Master" to his house, after he's embarrassed by a serving woman. The woman turns out to be "Mary Magdalene." The script was subsequently used on the program on January 23, 1955. This recording may be from that broadcast. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

19725. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 26, 1947. ABC net. "The Good Samaritan". An ABC net presentation program for Goodyear Tire and Rubber. See cat. #36087 for a more complete, AFRS rebroadcast of this program. The script was subsequently used on the program on January 25, 1948, January 30, 1949 (see cat. #91090), February 19, 1950, January 21, 1951, January 20, 1952, January 25, 1953, January 24, 1954, January 30, 1955 and January 24, 1956. This recording may be from one of these dates. In fact, subsequent broadcasts of all the shows in the series may have been simply taped rebroadcasts. Norman Rose (narrator). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45318. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 30, 1947. ABC net. "And Her Name Was Mary". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and rubber. The son of Herod rebels against his father and joins the followers of The Master. The first of a series of five Christmas broadcasts. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90253. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 7, 1947. ABC net. "Blessed Among Women". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and Rubber. The second of a series of five Christmas dramas. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

91089. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 14, 1947. ABC net. "Go and Be Counted". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and Rubber. The 3rd in a series of Christmas dramas. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1981. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 21, 1947. ABC net. "No Room At The Inn". A very well-done story of the Nativity. The fourth of a series of five Christmas dramas. The script was subsequently used on the program on December 23, 1951, December 21, 1952, December 20, 1953, December 19, 1954, December 25, 1955, December 30, 1956. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90256. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 28, 1947. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Flight Into Egypt". The fifth (and last) of a series of five Christmas dramas. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47160. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 4, 1948. ABC net. "Our Father, Which Art In Heaven". Jonathan, a man who hates the Romans, finds himself sheltering a Roman deserter! A drama of brotherhood, based on the sixth chapter of Matthew. The script was subsequently used on the program on September 18, 1955. This recording might be from that broadcast. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

104581. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 11, 1948. Program #12. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "A Little Leaven". Norman Rose (narrator). 29:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

36087. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 25, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Good Samaritan". The script was previously used on the program as an audition program in 1946 (see cat. #19725) and January 26, 1947 (see cat. #90254), and subsequently on January 30, 1949 (see cat. #91090), February 19, 1950, January 21, 1951, January 20, 1952, January 25, 1953, January 24, 1954, January 20, 1955 and January 24, 1956. Norman Rose (narrator). 30:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47152. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 22, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Blessed Be The Meek". Ephraim the shipbuilder has both his legs and his self-confidence shattered. A visit to "The Master" produces a strange kind of help. Based on a beatitude from "The Sermon On The Mount," as told in the fifth chapter of Matthew. The script was subsequently used on the program on March 6, 1955. This recording might be from that date. The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

46017. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 29, 1948. ABC net. "They Did Not Receive Him". A good story about James and John on a peaceful mission in Samaria. They are set upon by the townspeople who try to kill them. The rest of the Apostles ask "The Master" to smite the town. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

46018. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 7, 1948. ABC net. "Blessed Are They That Mourn". A man refuses to help his grandson and is devastated when the boy dies of plague. Based on The Sermon On The Mount in the fifth chapter of Matthew. The script was subsequently used on the program on September 23, 1951, March 23, 1953 and February 20, 1954. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

19726. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 21, 1948. ABC net. "The Betrayal and The Crucifixion". Sustaining. The story of the betrayal of Jesus by Judas and the scene on the cross. The system cue has been deleted. Similar scripts were previously used on the program on March 23, 1947 and March 30, 1947. The script was subsequently used on the program on April 10, 1949, April 2, 1950, March 18, 1951, April 6, 1952, March 29, 1953, April 11, 1954, April 3, 1955 and March 25, 1956. This recording may be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

45316. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 16, 1948. ABC net. "Thou Shalt Be Recompensed". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire (which did not present commercials on the show). Reuben visits Simon, a kinsman of Jesus, and an invitation to a blind beggar results. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:20. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

90238. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 23, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "If You Have Faith". Norman Rose (narrator). 28:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90239. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 30, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Whoever Is Angry". Norman Rose (narrator). 28:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

90240. The Greatest Story Ever Told. June 6, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Disputed Boundary". Norman Rose (narrator). 28:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46013. The Greatest Story Ever Told. September 12, 1948. ABC net. "Of Such Is The Kingdom". Two children want to give their uncle the use of his hand again. The story is based on an event in chapter twelve of Matthew. The script was subsequently used on the program on January 16, 1955 and September 16, 1956. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

90241. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 17, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Flight Of Children". The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

45319. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 24, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Unbelieving". The story of an unbelieving merchant who finally puts the fate of his dying son in the hands of, "The Master." Norman Rose (narrator). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

90242. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 31, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Ye Who Are Heavy Laden". The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90243. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 7, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Pursued". The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90244. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 14, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Reward Is Great". The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90245. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 21, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "A Blade From Damascus". The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

36086. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 28, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "A Child In The House". A merchant's orphaned neice refuses to love anyone, or appreciate all that is done for her. Norman Rose (narrator). 30:39. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

90258. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 5, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Where Thieves Break Through". The AFRS music fill has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

45314. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 12, 1948. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Let Your Light Shine". A Christian couple must decide to face responsibility for an orphan boy. The script was subsequently used on the program on October 7, 1951, November 30, 1952 and May 6, 1956. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45317. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 2, 1949. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Give Us This Day". A story of bearing false witness, and our daily bread. The script was subsequently used on the program on November 20, 1955. This recording might be from that date. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45313. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 16, 1949. Program #51. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The House In The Darkness". The story of Rebecca and her grief for Absalom, her dead son. A child comes to live in a house where she is not welcome, a house where another child once lived. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45315. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 23, 1949. Program #52. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Figure At The Door". An invitation to "The Master" to a feast at a wealthy home...but with the wrong purpose at heart. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

91090. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 30, 1949. Program #53. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Good Samaritan". The script was previously used on "The Greatest Story Ever Told" in 1946 as an audition program (see cat. #19725), on January 26, 1947 (see cat. #90254), January 25, 1948 (see cat. #36087) and subsequently Norman Rose (narrator). 29:36. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

90248. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 6, 1949. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Journey To Tiberius". Much of the AFRS fill music has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:47. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

77700. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 13, 1949. Program #55. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Prodigal Son". The story was previously used on, "The Greatest Story Ever Told" on February 9, 1947 (see cat. #90255) Norman Rose (narrator). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90249. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 20, 1949. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "This Is My Commandment". The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90250. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 6, 1949. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Salt Of The Earth". Much of the AFRS fill music has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

47159. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 29, 1949. ABC net. "The Widow's Mite". Zachariah, a wealthy man, needs someone to care for his son. He also needs to know the true meaning of charity. The story is based on an event in the twenty-second chapter of Luke. The script was subsequently used on the program on May 20, 1951 ( see cat. #90246) and May 15, 1955. This recording might be from one of these dates. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

46015. The Greatest Story Ever Told. June 12, 1949. ABC net. "Do Ye Unto Others". Daniel professes to follow the teachings of "The Master," but he has much to learn. The story is based on an event in the sixth chapter of Matthew. The program closing has been deleted, the story is complete. The script was subsequently used on the program on November 13, 1955. This recording might be from that date. Norman Rose (narrator). 27:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

46011. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 16, 1949. ABC net. "What Shall It Profit a Man?". Malachi the merchant decides to stop doing business because he feels that he has enough treasure. However, the one thing that never belonged to him was his life. The story is based on an event in the twelfth chapter of Luke. The script was subsequently used on the program on December 12, 1954. this recording may be from that broadcast. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

47155. The Greatest Story Ever Told. October 30, 1949. ABC net. "One Who Did Not Return". Absalom, a leper who has been cured by "The Master," puts off a journey of thanks until it is too late. The drama is based on a story in the seventeenth chapter of Luke. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

47149. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 12, 1950. ABC net. "He That Is Faithful". Based on a story in the sixteenth chapter of Luke. Silas, a carpenter of Tiberius, is offered twenty pieces of gold for the chalice entrusted to him, a relic from the original temple. Even though Silas' hand is badly injured, a trust is a trust! The script was subsequently used on the program on November 14, 1954. This recording might be from that date. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

90252. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 18, 1951. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Miracle At Nazareth". The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90246. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 20, 1951. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Widow's Mite". The system cue has been deleted. This script was previously used on The Greatest Story Ever Told" on May 29, 1949 (see cat. #47159) and subsequently on May 15, 1955. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:56. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

90247. The Greatest Story Ever Told. January 11, 1953. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Go With Him Twain". A story based on the teaching from the "Sermon On The Mount," Matthew, Chapter 5. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

90262. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 22, 1953. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "A Man Called Nicodemus". A story based on the third chapter of John. The system cue has been deleted. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

90263. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 6, 1953. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Woman and The Slave Girl". Norman Rose (narrator). 28:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46020. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 21, 1954. ABC net. "And When He Hath Found It". A man is devastated when his son is caught stealing. "The Master's" parable of the lost sheep has literal meaning. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

46009. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 28, 1954. ABC net. "The Story Of Nicodemus". A troubled merchant feels cold and friendless, even his children dislike him. In desperation, he seeks advice from "The Master." The story is based on an event in the third chapter of John. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

46010. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 5, 1954. ABC net. "If The House Be Worthy". Phillip and Bartholomew, two followers of "The Master," are stopped by a Roman officer and told to tell of his teachings. The story is based on an event in the tenth chapter of Luke. Norman Rose (narrator). 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

47151. The Greatest Story Ever Told. February 27, 1955. ABC net. "The Parable Of The Lost Sheep". The story is based on the fifteenth chapter of Luke. Elisha the shepherd is hurt and needs the help of his brother, Daniel, who is a black sheep. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

47154. The Greatest Story Ever Told. March 27, 1955. ABC net. "Thy Sins Are Forgiven Thee". Hiram has been stricken while attempting to dig an irrigation ditch. His wife Deborah is determined to seek the help of "The Master," which is not an easy task. The story is based on an event in the second chapter of Mark. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

47156. The Greatest Story Ever Told. April 24, 1955. ABC net. "The First Shall Be The Last". Ruth and Steven are two children who witness the resolution of a dispute among the disciples, "Who is to be first among equals?" The story is based on an event in the ninth chapter of Mark. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

47157. The Greatest Story Ever Told. May 1, 1955. ABC net. "Seek and Ye Shall Find". A widow and her son go before Malachi the Judge, but do not receive justice! The story is based on a parable as told in the eighteenth chapter of Luke. The script was subsequently used on the program on December 2, 1956. This recording might be from that date. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

47161. The Greatest Story Ever Told. September 25, 1955. ABC net. "Matthew, The Publican". A tax collector finds himself hated by both the Romans and his own people. The story is based on an event in the ninth chapter of Matthew. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47162. The Greatest Story Ever Told. November 6, 1955. ABC net. "The Parable Of The Sower". A former galley slave invites his fellow oarsmen to visit his farm, and is robbed for his kindness. The story is based on the eighth chapter of Luke. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

90251. The Greatest Story Ever Told. December 11, 1955. ABC net. "A Cup Of Cold Water". Sponsored by: Goodyear Tire and Rubber. A story set forth in the Matthew, chapter 10. The system cue has been deleted. This script was previously used on "The Greatest Story Ever Told" on April 30, 1950. Norman Rose (narrator). 28:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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