Jerome and His Orchestra, Henry

Copyright 2014, J. David Goldin.

These are all the programs in the radioGOLDINdex database which credit this artist. These listings are accurate as of October 21, 2014. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


22918. The Cavalcade Of America. February 23, 1942. Red net. "Arrowsmith". Commercials deleted. A dramatization from the famous novel, about a doctor's devotion to science and healing. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Sinclair Lewis (author), Tyrone Power, Lurene Tuttle, Lou Merrill, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Harry Bartell (doubles), Dix Davis, Earle Ross (doubles), Wally Maher, Gail Patrick, Howard McNear (doubles), Howard McNear, Bea Benaderet, Jean Vander Pyl, Walt Snow, Richard Wallace, Catherine Cragen, Jack Mather, Harry Saz, Margaret Lewerth (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39760. The Cavalcade Of America. October 18, 1943. Red net. "The General Wore Calico". Commercials deleted. The story of Mary Bickerdyke, the first American woman war volunteer, and her work during the Civil War. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Jane Darwell, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Richard LeGrand (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Stanley Farrar (doubles), Herb Vigran (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Hal Gerard (doubles), Wally Maher (doubles), Jack Edwards Jr. (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Frank Graham, Georgia Backus, Paul Peters (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 25:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39761. The Cavalcade Of America. October 25, 1943. Red net. "Take Her Down!". Commercials deleted. The famous story of Commander Howard Gilmore, the submariner who gave his life so that his ship could be saved. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. The script was used subsequently on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 30, 1944 (see cat. #42202). Robert Young, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Georgia Backus, Frank Graham, William Johnstone, Tyler McVey, William Griffis, Hans Conried, Wally Maher, Jack Edwards Jr., Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Norman Rosten (writer), Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42745. The Cavalcade Of America. November 15, 1943. Red net. "Twelve Desperate Miles". Commercials deleted. The story of "The Contessa," a beat-up tramp steamer and her motley crew, who play a vital part in the invasion of Africa. Gayne Whitman speaks on the topic, "Rayon Goes To War." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Edward Arnold, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Bertram Fowler (author), Isabel Leighton (adaptor), Milton Wayne (adaptor), William Griffis, William Johnstone (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Wally Maher, Harry Bartell (doubles), Eustace Wyatt, Harry Lang, Frank Graham, Bob Bruce (doubles), Joseph Kearns, Homer Fickett (composer, conductor). 28:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42747. The Cavalcade Of America. November 29, 1943. Red net. "The Wise, Mad General". Commercials deleted. A story based on "Mutiny In January," by Carl Van Doren. A group of sergeants and enlisted men rebel against their officers during the Revolutionary War, but refuse to become traitors. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lloyd Nolan, Warner Baxter, Carl Van Doren (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Georgia Backus, William Johnstone (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Jack Edwards Sr. (doubles), Billy Roy, Frank Graham (doubles), Wally Maher, Jay Novello, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42282. The Cavalcade Of America. January 10, 1944. Red net. "Here Is Your War". Commercials deleted. Excellent stories by Ernie Pyle, as written with the troops in North Africa. The script was used previously on "Words At War" on November 2, 1943 (see cat. #4631) and subsequently on "Words At War" on June 13, 1944 (see cat. #62053). The broadcast originates from Hollywood. James Gleason, Ernie Pyle (author), Stanley Young (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), William Griffis (doubles), William Johnstone, Joseph Du Val, Wally Maher, Pinto Colvig, Frank Graham (doubles), Edward Marr (doubles), Jack Edwards Sr. (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Charlie Lung (doubles), Harry Bartell, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

89133. The Lux Radio Theatre. March 19, 1944. CBS net. "The Hard Way". Sponsored by: Lux. This is a rehearsal recording. A show biz drama about the climb to the top, and the fall to the bottom. See cat. #46699 for the program as broadcast. Marion Martin (commercial spokesman, soloist), David Marshall (commercial spokesman), Anne Baxter, Chester Morris, Miriam Hopkins, Franchot Tone, Cecil B. DeMille, Griff Barnett (doubles), Edward Marr, Marion Martin, Charles Seel, Peter Rankin, Truda Marson, Jay Novello (doubles), Theodore Von Eltz, Ellen Campbell, Doris Singleton (commercial spokesman), Stanley Farrar (commercial spokesman), Harry Bartell (commercial spokesman), Jack Morrison (doubles), Leo Cleary, Norman Field (doubles), Anne Stone (doubles), Bob Haynes, Marion Martin (commercial spokesman, soloist), Daniel Fuchs (screenwriter), Peter Viertel (screenwriter), Fred MacKaye (director), Sanford Barnett (adaptor), John Milton Kennedy (announcer), Louis Silvers (music director), Charlie Forsyth (sound effects). 1:01:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46699. The Lux Radio Theatre. March 20, 1944. CBS net. "The Hard Way". Sponsored by: Lux, Vimms. A show biz drama about the climb to the top, and the fall to the bottom. See cat. #89133 for a rehearsal recording of this program. Marion Martin (commercial spokesman: soloist), Daniel Fuchs (screenwriter), Lynn Martin (commercial spokesman: soloist), Peter Viertel (screenwriter), Truda Marson, Peter Rankin, Theodore Von Eltz, Doris Singleton (commercial spokesman), Stanley Farrar (commercial spokesman), Harry Bartell (commercial spokesman), David Marshall (commercial spokesman), Jack Morrison (doubles), Jay Novello (doubles), John Milton Kennedy (announcer), Leo Cleary, Louis Silvers (music director), Griff Barnett (doubles), Marion Martin, Norman Field (doubles), Peter Rankin, Chester Morris, Anne Baxter, Cecil B. DeMille, Anne Stone (doubles), Bob Haynes, Charles Seel, Edward Marr, Ellen Campbell, Miriam Hopkins, Franchot Tone, Sanford Barnett (adaptor), Charlie Forsyth (sound effects), Fred MacKaye (director). 59:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42766. The Cavalcade Of America. May 22, 1944. Red net. "A Ship To Remember". Commercials deleted. The story of the building of the aircraft carrier "Hornet." General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo was made from her decks, she was in the battle of Midway, and sunk "The Hornet." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Alexander R. Griffin (author), Edith Sommer (adaptor), Edward Marr, Jim Bannon (announcer), John Hodiak, Preston Foster, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Robert Bruce (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Tom Holland, Frank Graham (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Charlie Lung, Tyler McVey, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42152. The Cavalcade Of America. June 12, 1944. Red net. "My Fighting Congregation". Commercials deleted. A good story about William Taggart, an Army chaplain at an Air Force base, and a non-believer he meets while stationed in the 19th Bombardment Group, U. S. Army. The Army Chief of Chaplains, General Arnold, speaks from Washington. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Wally Maher, William C. Arnold, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Frank Graham, Bob Jellison, Edward Marr, Jack Edwards Jr., Harry Bartell, Robert Bruce, Harry Lang, Tom Holland. 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42202. The Cavalcade Of America. October 30, 1944. Red net. "Take Her Down". Commercials deleted. The story of Commander Howard Gilmore, U. S. N., who sacrificed himself by ordering his submarine to submerge, while he was trapped on deck. This is Clark Gable's first radio performance since being released from active duty. The script was used previously on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 25, 1943 (see cat. #39761). The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Clark Gable, Walter Huston (host), Norman Rosten (writer), Robert L. Richards (writer), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Lou Merrill, Jack Edwards Jr., Edward MacDonald, Bob Bruce, John McIntire, Tyler McVey, Frank Graham, Frank Graham, Georgia Backus, Harry Bartell, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

93695. The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. November 6, 1944. Mutual net. "Murder Under The Big Top". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The system cue has been deleted. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Arthur Conan Doyle (creator), Glenhall Taylor (producer), Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (organ). 29:05. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

42206. The Cavalcade Of America. December 4, 1944. Red net. "Doughnut Girl". Commercials deleted. The story of Patricia Holland from Chicago, and her work with the Red Cross in New Guinea. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lana Turner, Walter Huston (host, narrator), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Martin (doubles), Peg La Centra, John McIntire (doubles), Harry Bartell, Virginia Curley, Bob Cole (doubles), Bob Jellison, Frank Graham, Tom Holland, Polly Connell, Mary Brown, Catherine Cragen, Edith Somner (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

1790. Command Performance. December 23, 1944. AFRS origination. Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra play, "Brazil." An extended Christmas special. The program was recorded October, 1944. Bob Hope (m. c.), Xavier Cugat, Jerry Colonna, Virginia O'Brien, Spike Jones and The City Slickers, Ginny Simms, Jimmy Durante, Henry Stimson (Secretary Of War), Dinah Shore, Jack Benny, Fred Allen, Kay Kyser, Frances Langford, Danny Kaye, W. C. Fields, Judy Garland, Spencer Tracy, Lee J. Cobb, Dorothy Lamour, Skip Homeier, Howard Duff, Ken Carpenter (announcer), Griff Barnett, Elliott Lewis, Harry Bartell, Verna Felton, George Marshall, The Ken Darby Chorus, James Forrestal (Secretary Of The Navy), Johnny Mercer, Don Wilson (announcer), Frank Nelson. 2 hours. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42215. The Cavalcade Of America. February 26, 1945. Red net. "Flight Nurse". Commercials deleted. The story of a tough flight nurse with a plane full of wounded G. I.'s. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Marsha Hunt, Marjorie Reynolds, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Peter Lyon (writer), Charles Rabiner (writer), John McIntire (doubles), Frank Martin, Howard McNear (doubles), David Ellis, Tom Holland, Harry Bartell, Lee Millar Jr., Frank Graham, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

415. On A Note Of Triumph. May 13, 1945. CBS net. Sustaining. An excellent V-E Day production making full use of the creative medium of radio. This is possibly a rebroadcast shortly after the original May 8, 1945 air date, or is from the phonograph records that were sold of the program. See cat. #59723 for a quality upgrade, different version of this broadcast. Bernard Herrmann (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Berne Surrey (sound engineer), Gary Harris (studio engineer), Charles Lewin (production assistant), Lou Ashworth (production assistant), William L. Shirer, Ludwig Donath, Peter Witt, Johnny Bond, Martin Gabel (narrator), Norman Corwin (writer, producer, director), Peggy Rae, Joan Lorring, Elliott Lewis, Merton Kopkin, Lucille Meredith, Raymond Lawrence, Alec Harford, George Sorel, Dick Nelson, Bob Bruce, Joseph Worthy, Lurene Tuttle, Regina Wallace, June Foray, Pat McGeehan, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Fred Esler, Norbert Muller, Ramsay Hill, Irene Tedrow, Eula Beal. 59:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49231. The Cavalcade Of America. May 21, 1945. Red net. "How To Build Paradise". Commercials deleted. 9:00 P.M. The story of Captain Robert P. Parsons, who built a combat hospital on a South Pacific island with the help of the Seabees. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Young, Philip Lewis (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), Harry Bartell (doubles), Sidney Miller (doubles), David Ellis (doubles), Carlton KaDell, Bob Cole, Jay Novello (doubles), Bill Hudson (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Robert P. Parsons (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49531. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. September 3, 1945. Mutual net. "The Limping Ghost". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The first show of the season. The ghost of Lochnair castle is walking again, just as it has done every time death strikes the Lochnair family. The program is based on the story, "The Crooked Man." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49801. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. September 10, 1945. Mutual net. "Colonel Warburton's Madness". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The Colonel has gone raving mad, and only Sherlock Holmes and a dog can discover the cause! Based on the story, "The Engineer's Thumb." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49796. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. September 17, 1945. Mutual net. "The Case Of The Out-Of-Date Murder". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes discovers the mummified body of Sir George Clavering, killed in 1777, deep in a hidden cave. Holmes' ability with bird calls uncovers a modern murderer. The story is based on, "The Adventure Of Wisteria Lodge." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49806. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. September 24, 1945. Mutual net. "The Eyes Of Mr. Leyton". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Opium addicts battle to the death amidst the depravity of Limehouse! A dying man gasps out the word, "Mandalay." The story is based on, "The Man With The Twisted Lip." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49809. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. October 1, 1945. Mutual net. "The Problem Of Thor Bridge". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A woman's rival for her husband's affection is accused of murder when the wife is found shot to death with an incriminating note in her hand. The story is based on, "The Problem Of Thor Bridge." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49803. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. October 8, 1945. Mutual net. "The Case Of The Vanishing Elephant". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. When the white elephant sacred to the Maharajah of Pabitipur dies, the Maharajah's reign will end. Holmes and Watson travel to India, only to have the elephant actually disappear. Holmes discovers the identity of a murderer, but is unable to bring him to justice! The story is based on, "The Engineer's Thumb." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16171. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. October 15, 1945. Mutual net. "The Manor House Case". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Sherlock impersonates a German diplomat while Watson "solves" the case. The story is based on, "The Greek Interpreter," by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Harry Bartell (announcer), Edna Best (producer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16172. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. October 22, 1945. Mutual net. "The Great Gandolfo". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Mycroft issues a challenge to Sherlock to catch a spy before he does...which leads Holmes and Watson to a music hall to learn a magician's secret. The story is based on, "The Second Stain," by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Harry Bartell (announcer), Edna Best (producer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13208. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. October 29, 1945. Mutual net. "Murder By Moonlight". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Poison strikes Indian nobility aboard a steamship, despite a food taster. The story is also known as "The Ranee Of Cavarati." The story is based on, "The Adventure Of The Mazarin Stone" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Harry Bartell (announcer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16173. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. November 5, 1945. Mutual net. "The Fifth Of November". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A Guy Fawkes Day adventure...exciting action for a Holmes story. The story is also known as, "The Gunpowder Plot" and is based on, "The Adventure Of The Devil's Foot." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Harry Bartell (announcer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16174. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. November 12, 1945. Mutual net. "The Speckled Band". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The secret of the room that kills. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Harry Bartell (announcer), Edna Best (producer). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49810. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. November 19, 1945. Mutual net. "The Adventure Of The Double Zero". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A murder at a gambling casino in Southern France and a scheme to defraud the casino lead to a second killing. Holmes finds the needed clue at the roulette tables. A good story, based on, "A Study In Scarlet." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Anthony Boucher (writer). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13210. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. November 26, 1945. Mutual net. "The Case Of The Accidental Murderess". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The program originates from the stage of The Paramount Theatre, Hollywood. A victory bond benefit. Sherlock Holmes is shot...by accident? The story is based on, "The Adventure Of Black Peter" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49811. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. December 3, 1945. Mutual net. "Murder In The Casbah". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The search for Douglas Milton leads Holmes and Watson to Algeria. Harry Bartell imitates Charles Boyer during the final commercial, which nearly cracks up the cast. Dr. Langley Peter speaks from San Francisco on behalf of, "American Relief For Italy." The story is based on, "The Crooked Man." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13209. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. December 10, 1945. Mutual net. "A Scandal In Bohemia". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Sherlock's run-in with Irene Adler. What a woman! Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Anthony Boucher (adaptor), Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (adaptor), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49804. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. December 17, 1945. Mutual net. "The Second Generation". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Also known as, "The Daughter Of Irene Adler." A well-written sequel to the famous story, "A Scandal In Bohemia," on which it was based. The daughter of "the woman" asks the help of Holmes and Watson 20 years after the famous detective was outwitted by her mother. There's an excellent surprise ending. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13211. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. December 24, 1945. Mutual net. "The Night Before Christmas". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A Christmas story with two Santas (one of them is "Lou the Lisper," a henchman of Professor Moriarty)! The story is based on, "The Adventure Of The Blue Carbuncle." Anthony Boucher (writer), Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49802. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. December 31, 1945. Mutual net. "The Iron Box". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. An ancient cask filled with gold sits in Dunbar castle. A Scotsman born on leap year and the old Baronet pushed into the moat lead Holmes and Watson to a killer. The story is based on, "Silver Blaze." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43216. Rogue's Gallery. January 3, 1946. Mutual net. "Murder At Minden". Sponsored by: Fitch's Shaving Cream, Fitch's Shampoos. Stark McVeigh is murdered after hiring Richard Rogue. The murder clues lead to a counterfeiter's hideout. Dee Englebach (producer, director), Dick Powell, Jim Doyle (announcer), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Ray Buffum (writer), Peter Leeds (doubles), Lou Merrill (doubles), Paul Frees (doubles), Gerald Mohr, Harry Bartell. 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60342. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. January 7, 1946. Mutual net. "The Strange Case Of The Murder In Wax". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The program originates from Camp Roberts, California. Ten women have been murdered on Hampstead Heath. Sherlock disguises himself as Dr. Watson and accepts the challenge to spend the night in a waxworks "Chamber Of Horrors." The story is based on, "The Adventure Of The Second Stain" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60349. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. January 14, 1946. Mutual net. Sponsored by: Petri Wines. An untitled story set during the time Holmes was presumed dead after his disappearance at Reichenbach Falls. Traveling incognito in the Himalayan mountains, Sherlock tries to solve the murder of a Tibetan monk! The program is sometimes incorrectly referred to as "Murder Beyond The Mountains" and is based on, "The Adventure Of The Empty House" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49807. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. January 21, 1946. Mutual net. "The Telltale Pigeon Feathers". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Sherlock's brother Mycroft puts Sherlock on the trail of a spy, and Doctor Watson finds himself arrested for murder! The story is based on, "The Greek Interpreter." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49799. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. January 28, 1946. Mutual net. "The Case Of Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes and Watson try to keep an actor who is portraying a fiendish killer, from being driven crazy. Holmes fails when the actor is found with his throat slit, just as Sweeney Todd would have done it! Holmes almost makes a very serious mistake. The story is based on, "The Yellow Face." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (wrtier), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49808. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. February 4, 1946. Mutual net. "Murder At The Big Top". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The title of the story is not announced; the above seems most appropriate. However, according to one source, a program with that name was broadcast only November 6, 1943. Scripts were re-used in this series. The story has been referred to as, "The Indiscretion Of Mr. Edwards." A Sherlock Holmes reference book (which does contain several errors) titles the broadcast on this date, "The Cross Of Damascus" (which seems wholly inappropriate). Holmes and Watson go undercover at the Paris Circus when The Prince Of Wales himself is accused of murder! Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60345. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. February 11, 1946. Mutual net. "The Guileless Gypsy". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes and Watson find good companionship in a gypsy camp. But they also find kidnapping, attempted murder, and a beautiful girl who gives up her life for Holmes! The story is based on "The Adventure Of The Red Circle" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60344. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. February 18, 1946. Mutual net. "The Camberwell Poisoner". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A family of four cousins is certain that cousin Gerald is going to murder them all and keep the inheritance. Cousin Gerald, however, is the one who's found murdered! A good story! The story is based on, "The Five Orange Pips" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Edna Best (producer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60346. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. February 25, 1946. Mutual net. "Murder At The Opera" or "The Terrifying Cats". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The murder of a voice! "As vile a killing as I've even encountered," says Holmes! The story is based on, "The Adventure Of Black Peter" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Eric Snowden substitutes for Nigel Bruce (who is out with the flu) as Dr. Watson. Basil Rathbone, Eric Snowden, Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Edna Best (producer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60347. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. March 4, 1946. Mutual net. Sponsored by: Petri Wines. An untitled adventure set on the channel island of Garth. Trying to secure the underwater caves on the island for the Crown, Holmes comes upon a murderess who dares him to do something about her crimes. The story is based on, "The Bruce Partington Plans" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60352. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. March 11, 1946. Mutual net. "The Adventure Of The Living Doll". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A young girl's life is in danger in a case filled with magic and murder. The obvious clue from a dying woman is a sixpence coin. The story is based on, "The Adventure Of The Copper Beeches" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60341. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. March 18, 1946. Mutual net. "The Adventure Of The Blarney Stone". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Sherlock Holmes "takes the law into his own hands" when a murder takes place at Blarney Castle. The victim was trying to kiss the Blarney Stone. A St. Patrick's day murder, based on "A Case Of Identity" by Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49797. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. March 25, 1946. Mutual net. "The Girl With The Gazelle". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes battles Dr. Moriarty again, as he tries to solve the puzzle of how a valuable painting was stolen from a sealed room. The story is based on, "The Final Problem." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (announcer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49813. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. April 1, 1946. Mutual net. "The April Fool's Day Adventure". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A plan to play a practical joke on Sherlock Holmes succeeds, yet a valuable emerald is nonetheless stolen. An early case for a young detective, and the first round ever fought against the evil Dr. Moriarty. A good story, based on, "A Study In Scarlet." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60353. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. April 8, 1946. Mutual net. "The Disappearing Scientists". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A case is solved by Mr. Holmes without meeting any of the suspects! A scientist investigating the newly discovered substance called "radium" is found murdered, and his three assistants have disappeared! The story is based on, "The Reigate Puzzle," by Arthur Conan Doyle. The system cue has been deleted. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator), Dean Fosler (announcer), Edna Best (producer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49800. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. April 15, 1946. Mutual net. "The Headless Monk". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes investigates a haunted chapel with a strangely preserved organ, playing a hymn to murder! The story is based on the story, "The Adventure Of The Devil's Foot." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 39:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49812. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. April 22, 1946. Mutual net. "The Tankerville Club". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A sealed deck of cards is found to be marked. Holmes shows how it was done and prevents a duel to the death from taking place. The story is based on, "The Five Orange Pips." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

91883. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. April 24, 1946. Mutual net. "The Beeswax Candle". Sponsored by: Petri Wine. "An empty house that screams, a Packard covertible and Harry James" (just a few of the in-jokes). Sanderson Taylor loses his wife in the Berkeley fog. A good story with several unexpected twists. Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Art Gilmore. 29:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

49530. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. April 29, 1946. Mutual net. "The Waltz Of Death". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes are Watson are in Vienna, trying to solve the mystery of a waltz that kills a beautiful woman every it's played! The story is based on the story, "The Adventure Of The Illustrious Client." Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Basil Rathbone, Dean Fosler (music), Denis Green, Harry Bartell (announcer), Nigel Bruce, Edna Best (producer). 29:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60343. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. May 6, 1946. Mutual net. "The Man With The Twisted Lip". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A deformed beggar is the only clue to a husband and father who has disappeared from an opium den. The story is based on, "The Man With The Twisted Lip" by Arthur Conan Doyle. The system cue has been deleted. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Denis Green (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer), Arthur Conan Doyle (creator). 29:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

105260. Hollywood Star Time. May 12, 1946. CBS net. "Riders Of The Purple Sage". Sponsored by: Frigidaire. Jim Lassiter arrives to avenge the death of his sister and the disappearance of her daughter. A real two-fisted shoot-em-up, Zane Grey (author), George Montgomery, Lyn Bari, Wendell Niles (announcer), Alfred Newman (composer, conductor), Joseph Kearns, Doris Singleton, Milton Geiger (adaptor), Robert L. Redd (director), Harry Bartell, David Ellis, Griff Barnett, Joseph Du Val. 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

49814. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. May 13, 1946. Mutual net. "The Uneasy Easy Chair". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes works on a murder in which the murder weapon is a diabolical chair. Inspector Lestrade has the last laugh! The story is based on, "The Musgrave Ritual." Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Dean Fosler (music), Edna Best (producer). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60772. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. May 20, 1946. Mutual net. "The Haunting Of Sherlock Holmes". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Holmes and Watson undertake the defense of a beautiful singer accused of espionage against the Balkan country of Grosnia. This is Holmes' first ghostly client! Joseph Kearns (who replaces Nigel Bruce as Dr. Watson) can be heard coughing, then leaving the studio during the middle commercial. The story is based on, "The Sussex Vampire" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Basil Rathbone, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60773. The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes. May 27, 1946. Mutual net. "The Singular Affair Of The Baconian Cipher". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. The last show of the season, the last Sherlock Holmes broadcast with Basil Rathbone. The story is based on, "The Sign Of Four" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. A notice in an "agony column" leads Sherlock to a crippled Shakespearean scholar and a case of murder. Gale Gordon as "Gregory Hood" visits the program after the story to promote "The Casebook Of Gregory Hood" which will be replacing "Sherlock Holmes" next week. Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Gale Gordon, Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (music), Harry Bartell (announcer), Arthur Conan Doyle (author), Edna Best (producer). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61991. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. June 3, 1946. Mutual net. "The Three Silver Pesos". Sponsored by: Petri Wine. The first show of the series, a nearly identical format to the Sherlock Holmes broadcasts on Mutual. This is the start of a summer replacement series for Sherlock Holmes. Gregory Hood continued on Mutual for the next three years when the Sherlock Holmes broadcasts switched to ABC. Harrison Tavers dies on the Golden Gate Bridge with a vial of cyanide in his pocket, a heart attack and a fatal stab wound! When Hood picks up a beautiful hitch-hiker, he loses his car and his corpse! The story features an interesting plot with lots of dead bodies...including one dead man who kills his killer! Gale Gordon, Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Harry Bartell (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61992. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. June 10, 1946. Mutual net. "The Black Museum". Sponsored by: Petri Wine. Gregory Hood meets "Markham," a fellow collector of murder weapons. Mr. Markham has a dishonest assistant and an unfaithful wife. Gregory has just imported an Aztec sacrificial knife...with a very real curse on it. Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Art Gilmore. 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61993. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. June 17, 1946. Mutual net. "The Murder Of Gregory Hood". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. Gregory Hood pretends that he's been murdered and then tries to find his own killer! The system cue has been deleted. Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Art Gilmore. 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61994. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. July 2, 1946. Mutual net. "Murder In Celluloid". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A movie actress is found strangled in her dressing room. What is the connection to the map drawn by a child actress on the same movie? Sheila Graham appears as a diner in a restaurant (and plugs her new series on Mutual). Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (composer, conducto), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer). 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61118. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. July 15, 1946. Mutual net. "South Of The Border". Sponsored by: Petri Wine. Is Gregory Hood really the King of Grosnia? Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Carl Harburg. 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61249. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. July 22, 1946. Mutual net. "The Red Capsule". Sponsored by: Petri Wine. While camping in the mountains, a woman takes an "Efedrin" tablet, which turns out to be poison! Gregory Hood and his friend report the death, but find themselves arrested for murder! The system cue has been deleted. Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), William Bakewell, Dean Fosler (composer, conductor). 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

78579. Hollywood Star Time. July 27, 1946. CBS net. "Hot Spot". Sponsored by: Frigidaire. Vincent Price, Wendell Niles (announcer), Brian Donlevy, Milton Geiger (adaptor), Jack Johnstone (director), Frank De Vol (composer, conductor), Lurene Tuttle, Gloria Blondell, Theodore Von Eltz, Harry Bartell (mispronounced as "Dartell" by Brian Donlevy), David Ellis, Elliott Reid. 27:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61995. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. July 29, 1946. Mutual net. "The Forgetful Murderer". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A puzzling series of murders takes place during store robberies, including the night watchman at Gregory Hood's new store! Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (anouncer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Howard McNear. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61996. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. August 5, 1946. Mutual net. "The Double Diamond". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A robbery has taken place aboard an airliner. A diamond's been stolen out of a diamond pendant...make that two diamonds! One of the passengers on the plane is a phoney southern colonel, who is called (with a straight face) "Mr. Keister." Gale Gordon, Harry Bartell (announcer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Howard McNear. 29:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73171. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. September 30, 1946. Mutual net. "Gregory Hood, Suspect". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. A rat named Jethro Bronson is blackmailing Dephne Boggs. After Hood pays him a visit, Bronson is found murdered, with Hood's fingerprints on the murder weapon. A locked room mystery. See cat. #41892 for another show in the series with the same date. This date is correct, a circus story is promoted for next week. Elliott Lewis, Howard McNear, Herb Vigran, Anthony Boucher (writer), Ned Bliss (producer), Denis Green (writer), Lee Bowen (director), Arthur Fulton (sound effects), Art Surrence (sound effects), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell (announcer). 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61997. The Casebook Of Gregory Hood. October 14, 1946. Mutual net. "The Eloquent Corpse". Sponsored by: Petri Wines. An elaborate scheme to get an appraisal of valuable ancient Korean coins, leads to Gregory Hood being framed for murder. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Elliott Lewis, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell (announcer), Denis Green (writer), Anthony Boucher (writer), Dean Fosler (composer, conductor), Ned Bliss (producer), Lee Bowen (director), Arthur Fulton (sound efects), Art Surrence (sound effects). 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48882. Let George Do It. October 25, 1946. Mutual-Don Lee net. "The Brookdale Orphanage". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. Cowboy star Jimmy Jones is afraid of horses. How will he do the benefit for the Brookdale orphanage? Anne Whitfield, Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Charles Dant (composer, conductor), Eddie Firestone, Frances Robinson, Harry Bartell, Nina Clouden, Owen Vinson (producer, director), Polly Hopkins (writer), Stan Waxman. 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48883. Let George Do It. November 8, 1946. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Mary Had A Lamb". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. An eccentric book dealer dies, and George is hired to find his missing money. The clue lies with Mary...and her little lamb! Bob Bailey, Frances Robinson, Eddie Firestone, Jane Morgan, Evelyn Scott, Paul McVey, Harry Bartell, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Polly Hopkins (writer), Owen Vinson (producer, director), Charles Dant (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59482. The Alan Young Show. May 23, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Ipana Toothpaste, Vitalis, Ingram Shaving Cream. Alan, Jonathan and Alan's Uncle Panhandle visit Hubert Updike's million-acre ranch. Alan Young, Jim Backus, Veola Vonn, Charlie Cantor, Hans Conried, Harry Bartell (commercial spokesman), Jimmy Wallington (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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.

24730. All-Star Western Theatre. October 11, 1947. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. "The Raising Bee". Sponsored by: Weber's bread. A young couple has a baby the day their house burns down. The neighbors lend a hand. Martha Wentworth, Harry Bartell. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24733. All-Star Western Theatre. November 1, 1947. CBS Pacific net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. "Young Love and Manana Joe". Sponsored by: Weber's Bread. A Mexican bandito helps a young cowboy capture a gang of card cheats and win his lady love. Paul Conrad, Harry Bartell, Terry O'Sullivan (announcer), Foy Willing and The Riders Of The Purple Sage. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3036. Escape. November 26, 1947. CBS net. "The Country Of The Blind". Sustaining. A mountain guide finds a hidden valley where no-one has eyes. However, the blind think that he is deformed. The script was rebroadcast on "Escape" on June 20, 1948 (see cat. #65844) and on March 20, 1949 (see cat. #24297). The script was subsequently used on "Suspense" on October 27, 1957 (see cat. #11320) and on December 13, 1959 (see cat. #48597). William Conrad, H. G. Wells (author), John Dunkel (adaptor), William N. Robson (producer, director), Paul Frees, Peggy Webber, Harry Bartell, Cy Feuer (music conceiver, conductor). 30:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10688. Conquest. December 3, 1947. KFI, Los Angeles. "Christmas 1907". Sponsored by: Christmas Seal, fund appeal. "A program of dramatizations of actual incidents in the exciting public health history of the west." Dr. Carson ("The Disease Detective") tells the story of the first Christmas Seal campaign. Carl Schlicter (writer), Kenneth Higgins (producer), Ernest Wilmsher (engineer), Jack Hayes (sound), Stanley Farrar, Alice Drake, Harry Bartell, Patty Chaplin, Peggy Webber, Paul McVey, Lou Krugman, Joseph Du Val, David Starling (announcer), Frank De Vol (music). 30:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

24274. Escape. December 10, 1947. CBS net. "An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge". Sustaining. A well-done adaptation of the short story classic of the Civil War. Good radio. Ambrose Bierce (author), Harry Bartell, Luis Van Rooten, William Conrad, William Johnstone, William N. Robson (adaptor, director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24276. Escape. January 7, 1948. CBS net. "The Second Class Passenger". Sustaining. East coast version. A good adventure yarn about an ordinary tourist on a cruise ship who finds a beautiful woman, murder and flight in the back alleys of Mozambique. See cat. #65837 for the west coast version. The script was used again on the program on July 28, 1949 (see cat. #65852). Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Cathy Lewis, Percival Gibbons (author), William N. Robson (adaptor, producer, director), Cy Feuer (music conceiver, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65837. Escape. January 10, 1948. CBS net. "The Second Class Passenger". Sustaining. West coast version. A good adventure yarn about an ordinary tourist on a cruise ship who finds a beautiful woman, murder and flight in the back alleys of Mozambique. See cat. #24276 for the east coast version. The script was used subsequently on the program on July 28, 1949 (see cat. #65852). Percival Gibbons (author), William N. Robson (adaptor, producer), Cy Feuer (music conceiver), Eddie Dunstedter (organist), Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Cathy Lewis, Norman Macdonnell (director). 30:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24745. All-Star Western Theatre. January 17, 1948. CBS Pacific net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. "The Cry That Caught The Killer". Sponsored by: Weber's Bread. "The Riders" track down a killer mountain lion. Harry Bartell, Foy Willing and The Riders Of The Purple Sage, Cottonseed Clark (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24277. Escape. January 21, 1948. CBS net. "Papa Benjamin". Sustaining. East coast version. An excellent radio drama of voodoo in the slums of New Orleans. Fine music and sound effects. Possibly dated January 24, 1948. Frank Lovejoy, Luis Van Rooten, Harry Bartell, Joan Banks, William N. Robson (producer, director), Cornell Woolrich (writer, billed as, "William Irish"), John Dunkel (adaptor), Cy Feuer (music conceiver, conductor). 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24278. Escape. January 28, 1948. CBS net. "Three Good Witnesses". Sustaining. East coast version (see cat. #65840 for the west coast version, broadcast on January 31, 1948). There are lots of spies and intrigue on a Turkish train entering Syria. Good of this type. Morgan Farley, Jack Webb, Barton Yarborough, Jeanette Nolan, Harry Bartell, Harold Lamb (author), John Dunkel (adaptor), Cy Feuer (music conceiver, conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65840. Escape. January 31, 1948. CBS net. "Three Good Witnesses". Sustaining. West coast version. There are lots of spies and intrigue on a Turkish train entering Syria. Good of this type. See cat. #24278 for the east coast version. Harold Lamb (author), William N. Robson (producer), Barton Yarborough, John Dunkel (adaptor), Jack Webb, Eddie Dunstedter (organist), Cy Feuer (music conceiver), Norman Macdonnell (director), Harry Bartell, Morgan Farley, Jeanette Nolan. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65847. Escape. February 22, 1948. CBS net. "How Love Came To Professor Guildea". Sustaining. East coast version. An invisible creature...can kiss from the inside! Superb radio horror, an excellent production. See cat. #24279 for the west coast version, which was broadcast on February 28, 1948. See also cat. #1370 for an audio aircheck of the same script produced on television on the "Lights Out" broadcast of May 29, 1950. On television, the writing credit is given to "James Lee." Robert Hichens (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), Luis Van Rooten, Parley Baer, Cy Feuer (music conceiver, conductor), Paul Frees (as a parrot!), Harry Bartell, William N. Robson (director). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24279. Escape. February 28, 1948. CBS net. "How Love Came To Professor Guildea". Sustaining. West coast version. An invisible creature...that can kiss from the inside! Excellent organ bridges and stabs, superb radio horror, an excellent production. The program was heard on the East coast February 22, 1948 (see cat. #65847). The script was also produced on "Lights Out" on television on May 29, 1950 (see cat. #1370). The writing credit was given to "James Lee." Luis Van Rooten, Parley Baer, Paul Frees (as a parrot), Harry Bartell, Robert Hichens (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), William N. Robson (producer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Cy Feuer (music conceiver), Richard Aurandt (organist). 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48885. Let George Do It. April 12, 1948. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Am I My Brother's Keeper?". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. Martin Bentner hires George Valentine to find his missing brother Phil. Phil has problems of his own! Bill Bissell, Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Carlton KaDell (announcer), David Victor (writer), Don Clark (director), Eddie Dunstedter (music), Frances Robinson, Gloria Blondell, Harry Bartell, Herbert Little Jr. (writer), Ken Christy, Stan Waxman, Tyler McVey. 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41200. The Whistler. April 28, 1948. CBS Pacific net. "Tough Guy". Sponsored by: Signal Oil. A pilot returns to the scene of his triumphs ten years later...for a big surprise! David Ellis, Harry Bartell, Marvin Miller (announcer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Slick Goodin (? writer), Bob Cossin (? writer). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

50651. Let George Do It. June 28, 1948. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Mr. Korawski-American". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. A foreigner wanting to become a citizen is killed by a racket that thrives on little, scared people. Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), David Victor (writer), Herbert Little Jr. (writer), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor), Don Clark (director), Frances Robinson, Wally Maher, Betty Lou Gerson, Luis Van Rooten, Harry Bartell, Jana Milos, Alan Reed. 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

24283. Escape. July 4, 1948. CBS net. "A Tooth For Paul Revere". Sustaining. How the American Revolution really started, a humorous look at a Yankee farmer's point of view. The script was previously used n "The Cavalcade Of America" on May 11, 1942 (see cat. #22924) and on "Adventure Ahead" on September 9, 1944 (see cat. #5132). Stephen Vincent Benet (author), Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Berry Kroeger, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Dunkel (adaptor), Ivan Ditmars (special music). 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

34028. In Your Name. July 4, 1948. Program #39. Red Cross syndication. "Two Thousand Pounds". Sponsored by: Red Cross fund appeal. A veteran with a bad foot and a weight in his head spends an enlightening vacation. Barbara Fuller, Harry Bartell, Irma Glen (composer, conductor), Jack Carroll, Jerry Farber, John Beal, Rod O'Connor (announcer). 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7105. Hopalong Cassidy. August 17, 1948. Program #8. Commodore syndication. "Hoppy Takes A Chance". Commercials added locally. Hoppy stands up for a young ex-con who has been framed for robbery and murder. William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Walter White Jr. (producer, transcriber), Harold Swanton (writer), Albert Glaser (music director), Clarence Mulford (creator), Harry Bartell, Earle Ross, Howard McNear (doubles), Ted Bliss (director). 29:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

24285. Escape. August 22, 1948. CBS net. "S. S. San Pedro". Sustaining. An excellent story about the last voyage of an old freighter, her sick captain, and the strange Dr. Percival. John Dehner, Don Diamond, Lawrence Dobkin, Charlotte Lawrence, Jay Novello, Jeff Corey, Harry Bartell, James Gould Couzzens (writer), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), John Dunkel (editorial supervisor), Ivan Ditmars (music), William Conrad (announcer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director). 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65849. Escape. September 12, 1948. CBS net. "Evening Primrose". Sustaining. A fascinating adventure with a strange assortment of characters who live inside New York's department stores. Great radio! The script was used previously on "Escape" on November 5, 1947 (see cat. #65835) and subsequently on August 25, 1949 (see cat. #24296). Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ivan Ditmars (special music), William Conrad, Constance Cavendish, Jeff Corey, John Collier (author), John Dunkel (adaptor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lillian Buyeff, Kay Miller, Irene Tedrow. 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61500. June Is My Girl. October 4, 1948. NBC net. An audition program, commercials not included. June works for an impoverished employment agency. A ten year old monster named Cabot is in need of a companion. Will it be Ned or Wilbur? Alan Reed, Harry Bartell, Bobby Ellis, Parley Baer (doubles), Felix Mills (composer, conductor), Jay Stewart (announcer), Tony Barrett, Lois Corbett, Howard Dimsdale (conceiver, writer), Thomas A. McAvity (producer). 28:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

88307. June's My Girl. October 4, 1948. NBC net audition recording. June works in an employment agency. She tries to get another job for useless Wilbur. Diana Lynn, Jay Stewart (announcer), Alan Reed, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer (doubles), Felix Mills (composer, conductor), Thomas McAvity (producer), Tony Barrett, Bobby Ellis, Lois Corbett, Howard Dimsdale (conceiver, writer). 28:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

70322. Family Theatre. December 8, 1948. Mutual net. "Herbert Has Ideas". Sustaining. A shmo at an advertising agency becomes "The Masked Tenor" after being fired. This leads to a partnership at the agency and marriage plans with his best gal. John Beal (host), Jack Smith, Janet Waldo, Erwin Lieberman (writer), David Young (director), Max Terr (music), Tony La Frano (announcer), John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Cy Kendall, Arthur Q. Bryan. 24:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

84226. My Friend Irma. December 20, 1948. CBS net. Sponsored by: Pepsodent, Lipton Tea. Irma wants to throw a party on Christmas Eve, but no one can attend. Irma is lonely on Christmas Eve. The script was previously used on "My Friend Irma" on December 22, 1947 (see cat. #8058) and subsequently on December 26, 1949, on December 25, 1950, on December 23, 1951 (see cat. #10399), on December 23, 1952 and on December 22, 1953. Marie Wilson, Cy Howard (creator, producer, director), Joan Banks (as Jane; she sounds just like Cathy Lewis), Hans Conried, Gloria Gordon, John Brown, Donald Woods, Alan Reed, Harry Bartell, Wendell Niles (announcer), Lud Gluskin (music). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106220. Romance. January 1, 1949. CBS net. "For Business Reasons". Sustaining. Sharon Douglas, Harry Bartell, Eddie Dunstedter (organist), Robert Carson (author), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (adaptor, producer, director), Lois Corbett, Estelle Dodge, Constance Cavendish, David Light, Laurette Fillbrandt. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42917. Let George Do It. January 24, 1949. Mutual-Don Lee net. "'Til Death Do Us Part". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. George Valentine investigates an heiress who has wed a ne'er-do-well ten years older than she is, and is possibly only interested in her money. Bob Bailey, Frances Robinson, Georgia Backus, Robert Dryden, Jack Kruschen, Bud Hiestand (announcer), David Victor (writer), Herbert Little Jr. (writer), Don Clark (director), Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Victor Rodman, Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor). 29:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16726. Escape. February 19, 1949. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Orient Express". A complex but exciting tale of intrigue on the trans-Balkan Railroad. The program was recorded February 16, 1949. Edgar Barrier, Gloria Grant, Graham Greene (author), Hans Conried, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Dehner, Sheldon Stark (adaptor), Walter Newman (adaptor), William Conrad, Norman Macdonnell (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: 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.

70439. Family Theatre. March 9, 1949. Mutual net. "Hollywood Story". Sustaining. A Hollywood writer's ambition, greed and desire for success drives his wife away, and a young writer to attempted suicide. Fred Allen (host), Hedda Hopper (narrator), Dan Dailey, James Griffin Jay (writer), David Young (director), Max Terr (composer, conductor), Merrill Ross (announcer), Eve McVeagh, Hal Gerard, Harry Bartell, Tyler McVey, Ann Tobin, Lee Arnold. 24:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24287. Escape. March 13, 1949. CBS net. "A Shipment Of Mute Fate". Sustaining. A good story about a deadly snake loose on an ocean liner. The story was also previously used on "Escape" on October 15, 1947 (see cat. #90776) and subsequently on "Suspense" on January 6, 1957 and on April 3, 1960 (see cat. #11336). The script was rebroadcast on Escape on July 7, 1950 (see cat. #65860). Berry Kroeger, David Ellis, Don Diamond, John Lund, Lois Corbett, Martin Storm (writer), Vivi Janis, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24288. Escape. March 19, 1949. CBS net. "Finger Of Doom". Sustaining. A man's girlfriend delivers a package and disappears off the face of the Earth. The program was recorded March 16, 1949. Cornell Woolrich (author), Ed Begley, Harry Bartell, Edgar Barrier, John Dunkel (adaptor), Joy Terry, Kay Miller, Ivan Ditmars (music), Louise Arthur, Peter Proust, Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 30:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24297. Escape. March 20, 1949. CBS net. "The Country Of The Blind". Sustaining. A mountain guide finds a hidden valley where no-one has eyes. However, the blind think that he is deformed. The script was previously broadcast on "Escape" on November 26, 1947 (see cat. #3036) and on June 20, 1948 (see cat. #65844). The script was also used on "Suspense" on October 27, 1957 (see cat. #11320) and on December 13, 1959 (see cat. #48597). H. G. Wells (author), Edmond O'Brien, Berry Kroeger, Peggy Webber, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Edgar Barrier, Wilms Herbert, John Dunkel (adaptor), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Leith Stevens (music conductor). 30:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24291. Escape. April 9, 1949. CBS net. "When The Man Comes, Follow Him". Sustaining. The program was recorded April 6, 1949. Paul Dubov, Herb Butterfield, Harry Bartell, Jeff Corey, Barney Phillips, Junius Matthews, Ralph Bates (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40514. Screen Directors' Playhouse. April 24, 1949. NBC net. "The Sky's The Limit". Sustaining. A war hero in New York on liberty meets the ideal woman and falls head over heels for a magazine photographer. Screen director Edward H. Griffith appears. Fred Astaire, Edward H. Griffith, Sharon Douglas, Jay Novello, Harry Bartell, Barton Yarborough, Edwin Max, Dan Riss, Hal Gibney (announcer), Richard Allen Simmons (adapter). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

64070. Let George Do It. April 25, 1949. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Lady In Distress". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A nightclub singer traps Brooksie into a frame. George Valentine winds up in jail! Wally Maher, David Victor (writer), Herbert Little Jr. (writer), Don Clark (director), Jeanne Bates, Bob Bailey, Frances Robinson, Joseph Du Val, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Leo Cleary. 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

11079. The Green Lama. June 5, 1949. CBS net. "The Man Who Never Existed". Sustaining. An archeologist's murder leads Jethro Dumont, the Green Lama, to Mexico. Paul Frees, Ben Wright, Herb Vigran, Harry Bartell. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

80583. This Is Your FBI. June 17, 1949. ABC net. "The Gentle Killer". Sponsored by: The Equitable Life Assurance Society. Stacy Harris, William Woodson (narrator), Frederick Steiner (composer, conductor), Jerry D. Lewis (writer), Jerry Devine (producer), Larry Keating (narrating), Alice Backes, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Bill Hawes, Tom Holland, Charlotte Lawrence. 28:56. 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.

40190. The Saint. July 31, 1949. Mutual net. "The Saint Goes Underground". Sustaining. The Saint finds himself out west, helping a beautiful blonde and her newly acquired "Conley Silver Mine"...despite continual warnings to get out of town. Barney Phillips, Colleen Collins, Fred Howard, Merrill Ross (announcer), Leslie Charteris (creator), Vincent Price, Harry Bartell, Tony Barrett, James L. Saphier (producer). 24:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62008. Let George Do It. August 1, 1949. Mutual-Don Lee net. "The Perfect Alibi". Sponsored by: Standard Oil, Chevron. George Valentine is hired by the wife of the biggest gangster in town. However, the gangster wants very much to stay in jail! Bob Bailey, Frances Robinson, Don Clark (director), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, presenter), Bud Hiestand (announcer), David Victor (writer), Jackson Gillis (writer), Virginia Gregg, Dick Ryan, Lawrence Dobkin, Wally Maher, Ed Begley, Harry Bartell. 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24296. Escape. August 25, 1949. CBS net. "Evening Primrose". Sustaining. A fascinating adventure with a strange assortment of characters who live inside New York's department stores! Great radio! The script was used on the program previously on November 5, 1947 (see cat. #65835) and on September 12, 1948 (see cat. #65849). Ben Wright, Bob Lemond (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, John Collier (author), John Dunkel (adaptor), Lois Corbett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ruth Perrott, Alexander Courage (music conductor), Vivi Janis, Wilms Herbert. 29:26. 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.

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.

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.

24300. Escape. November 8, 1949. CBS net. "Plunder Of The Sun". Sustaining. Intrigue and murder abound as rival groups race for the treasure of the Incas. The program may be dated September 8, 1949. Paul Frees, Gerald Mohr, Lucille Meredith, Harry Bartell, Charlie Lung, Tony Barrett, David Dodge (author), William N. Robson (producer, director), John Dunkel (adaptor), Del Castillo (special music arranger, conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

11353. Escape. November 15, 1949. CBS net. "Three Skeleton Key". Sustaining. The classic about the lighthouse and the rats. The story was subsequently produced on "Escape" on March 17, 1950 (see cat. #65790), August 9, 1953 (see cat. #47007). The story was produced on "Suspense" on November 11, 1956 (see cat. #72348) and October 19, 1958 (see cat. #2230). Del Castillo (organ), Elliott Reid, George Toudouze (author), Harry Bartell, James Poe (writer), William Conrad, William N. Robson (director). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94811. The Adventures Of Maisie. December 8, 1949. Program #3. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. Maisie takes a job driving a truck. Don't miss William Conrad with a Brooklyn accent. The date above is the date of first broadcast on WMGM, New York City. Some of the programs in this series have been described with story titles. There is no evidence that the scripts were ever titled. Alternate program numbers are listed as many syndicated series were numbered more than once over the years. Ann Sothern, William Conrad, Arthur Phillips (writer), Jack McCoy (announcer), Howard McNear, Harry Zimmerman (composer, conductor), Sidney Miller, Mary Jane Croft, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Edwin Max. 28:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

4409. Escape. December 13, 1949. CBS net. "Border Town". Sustaining. A tale of intrigue, counterfeiting, shanghaiing, general mayhem, and a Chinaman named O'Toole. Jack Webb, William Conrad, Ted de Corsia, Bea Benaderet, John Bagni (writer), Gwen Bagni (writer), William N. Robson (producer, director), Ben Wright, Tony Barrett, Jeanette Nolan, Ted de Corsia, Paul Frees, Jerry Hausner, Harry Bartell, Del Castillo (special music arranger, conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7270. Escape. January 17, 1950. CBS net. "The Sure Thing". Sponsored by: Ford. A strange cruise in the Caribbean, a triple murder, and that all important bank draft for $2 million dollars. The script was used previously on the program on October 15, 1949 (see cat. #65856). William N. Robson (producer, director), John Bagni (writer), Gwen Bagni (writer), Anthony Ross, Jeff Corey, Fay Baker, Ian Wolfe, Harry Bartell, Ruth Perrott, Ramsay Hill, Paul Frees, Del Castillo (arranger, conductor). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7272. Escape. January 24, 1950. CBS net. "Treasure, Inc.". Sponsored by: Sustaining, Bulova Watch (local). On a tourist island, a crazy hermit sees to it that the customers get their money's worth. The middle public service announcement has been deleted. Frank Lovejoy, Paul Frees, William N. Robson (producer, director), John Bagni (writer), Gwen Bagni (writer), John Hoyt, Mary Lansing, Harry Bartell, Eileen Prince, Del Castillo (arranger, conductor). 28:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

11355. Escape. January 31, 1950. Program #67. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Present Tense". A strange story of murder, execution, and perhaps a time warp. See catalogue #7257 for Vincent Price doing the same script on the "Suspense" series on March 3, 1957. The script was also produced on "The Grip Of Terror" in 1977 (see cat. #24412) and on "Audion Theatre" on September 22, 1990 (see cat. #64143). See cat #45577 for a network, sponsored version. Vincent Price, James Poe (writer), William N. Robson (producer, director), Charles McGraw, Joan Banks, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Tom Tully, William Lally, Jeff Corey, Paul Frees, Del Castillo (arranger, conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45577. Escape. January 31, 1950. CBS net. "Present Tense". Sustaining. This is a network broadcast version of cat. #11355. The same script was produced on the "Suspense" series (see cat. #7257), on "The Grip Of Terror" in 1977 (see cat. 24412) and on "Audion Theatre" on September 22, 1990 (see cat. #644143). A strange story of murder, execution, and perhaps a time warp. James Poe (writer), William N. Robson (produced, director), Vincent Price, Charles McGraw, Joan Banks, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Tom Tully, William Lally, Jeff Corey, Paul Frees, Del Castillo (arranger, conductor). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45130. The Adventures Of Maisie. February 2, 1950. Program #11. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. Maisie finds herself behind the front desk when she can't pay her hotel bill. The date above is the date of first broadcast on WMGM, New York City. Alan Reed (?), Ann Sothern, Frank Nelson, Hans Conried, Harry Bartell, Harry Zimmerman (composer, conductor), Jack McCoy (announcer), Lurene Tuttle, Mary Stuart, Sidney Miller. 28:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

24301. Escape. February 21, 1950. CBS net. "The Red Mark". Sustaining. At a French penal colony in New Caledonia, Monsieur De Nou, the island's sadistic executioner, is about to guillotine a young pick-pocket accused of manslaughter. De Nou regards the pick-pocket as his rival for the affections of his own, purchased bride, named Zelie. He has framed the young man for the crime. As the blade falls, De Nou discovers something extraordinary... (description written by Kristin Kramer). Harry Bartell, William Conrad, Paul Frees, Will Geer, Barbara Whiting, Junius Matthews, John Russell (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), James Poe (adaptor), William N. Robson (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65556. Family Theatre. February 22, 1950. Mutual net. "The Spy". Sustaining. A spy, disguised as a peddler, hides from the American forces during the Revolutionary War. Robert Stack, Lillian Buyeff, Jack Gregson, Ed Begley, Walter Burke, Earl Lee, Herb Butterfield, Harry Bartell, James Fenimore Cooper (author), Peter Rankin (adaptor), Harry Zimmerman (composer, conductor), Jaime del Valle (director), Gene Baker (announcer). 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48743. Hopalong Cassidy. February 28, 1950. Program #60. Commodore syndication. "The Cold Country". Commercials added locally. Luke Grainger is framed for the murder of his wife in the Dakota Territory. William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Walter White Jr. (producer, transcriber), Buckley Angel (writer), Albert Glaser (music director), Clarence Mulford (creator), Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Vic Perrin, Ted Bliss (director). 27:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise 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.

41172. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Eighty-Five Little Minks". Sustaining. A Boston department store heist and a murdered night watchman starts Johnny on the trail of a safe cracker. E. Jack Neuman (writer), Edmond O'Brien, Gloria Blondell, Hans Conried, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jaime del Valle (producer, director), John Michael Hayes (writer), Joseph Kearns, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), William Johnstone. 29:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65790. Escape. March 17, 1950. CBS net. "Three Skeleton Key". Sustaining. The rats return to the lighthouse. The story was previously produced on Escape on November 15, 1949 (see cat. #11353) and subsequently on August 9, 1953 (see cat. #47007). The story was also heard on Suspense on November 11, 1956 (see cat. #72348) and October 19, 1958 (see cat. #2230). Radio and Television Life Magazine has awarded the sound effects on the show, "Best Of The Year." Harry Bartell, Jeff Corey, James Poe (adaptor), Cliff Thorsness (sound effects creator, executioner), Jack Sixsmith (sound effects executioner), Gus Bayz (sound effects executioner), William N. Robson (producer, director), Vincent Price, George Toudouze (author), Harry Esman (control engineer). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24303. Escape. March 24, 1950. CBS net. "Danger At Matacumbe". Sustaining. A Florida drifter is given a job impersonating a famous author and finds himself in a frame for murder. Dee Tatum, Del Castillo (organ), Frank Lovejoy, Gwen Bagni (writer), Harry Bartell, Jerry Hausner, John Bagni (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Marie Windsor, Rick Vallin, Robert Clarke, Ted de Corsia, William N. Robson (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45582. Escape. March 31, 1950. CBS net. "Green Splotches". A scientific expedition in South America is captured by super-intelligent plants from another planet who travel in a flying saucer at the speed of light! Written in 1920, the story was "modernized and adapted for radio" by William N. Robson. Parts of the opening and the closing have been deleted. This is possibly an AFRS rebroadcast. T. S. Stribling (writer), William N. Robson (producer, director, adaptor), William Conrad, Paul Frees, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Barton Yarborough, Jay Novello, Del Castillo (arranger, conductor). 29:30. Audio condition: Good. Incomplete.

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.

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.

7274. Escape. April 14, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Golden Snake". An exciting story of supernatural Mayan priests and a lost temple of gold in the Yucatan. The program closing has been deleted after the credits. See cat. #65858 for a network version of this broadcast. The sound effect of the helicopter is poorly done. William N. Robson (producer, director), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), Paul Pierce (author), Tony Barrett, Jeanette Nolan, John Hoyt, Rick Vallin, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees, Ivan Ditmars (special music arranger, performer). 28:10. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

65858. Escape. April 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Golden Snake". Sustaining. An exciting story of supernatural Mayan priests and a lost temple of gold in the Yucatan. This is a network version of cat. #7274. The sound effect of a helicopter is poorly done. Paul Pierce (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), William N. Robson (producer, director), Tony Barrett, Jeanette Nolan, John Hoyt, Rick Vallin, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees, Ivan Ditmars (special music arranger, conductor). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61725. Night Beat. April 23, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. Randy Stone meets Fran Fowler in the park. She's a nightclub singer with a big problem. Dick Powell appears on the program to promote "Richard Diamond, Private Detective." This is a repeat broadcast of the program of February 27, 1950 (see cat. #50011), but the cast is different! The system cue has been deleted. Frank Lovejoy, Joan Banks, Paul Dubov, Georgia Ellis, Warren Lewis (producer, director), Frank Worth (music), Larry Marcus (editor), Harry Bartell. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61726. Night Beat. April 30, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. Gig Sandlers has broken out of jail to get even with a fellow gang member who's married his old girlfriend. A cop is killed in the process. Jack Webb appears during the show to promote his program, "Dragnet." See also cat. #50008 for the first broadcast of this script on March 13, 1950. Louis Haight, Herb Ellis, Russell Hughes (writer), Warren Lewis (producer, director), Larry Marcus (editor), Frank Worth (music), Jack Webb, William Conrad, Harry Bartell, Frank Lovejoy, Georgia Ellis, Louis Jean Hite, Lee Millar Jr.. 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

88087. The Adventures Of Maisie. May 4, 1950. Program #24. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. Audrey Totter appears as, "Hazel LaVerne." Ann Sothern is not heard. Hazel visits, "The House Of The Future." A very silly situation comedy. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York City. Audrey Totter, Arthur Phillips (writer), Harry Zimmerman (composer, conductor), Peter Leeds, Isabel Randolph, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Bea Benaderet, Sammie Hill, Edwin Max, Tommy Bernard, Will Wright, Jack McCoy (announcer). 28:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

13225. Escape. May 5, 1950. CBS net. "The Man Who Stole The Bible". Sponsored by: Richfield Oil (baseball book premium). It's Mardi Gras time in New Orleans, and a salesman has a date with the devil! The story was subsequently produced on Escape on August 30, 1951 (see cat. #65862) and on "Suspense" on November 25, 1956 (see cat. #64925). Ben Wright, Gwen Bagni (writer), Harry Bartell, John Bagni (writer), Lou Merrill, Mary Shipp, Nan Boardman, Paul Frees, Peter Leeds, Rick Vallin, Will Geer, William N. Robson (producer, director), Ivan Ditmars (special music arranger, performer). 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51561. The Adventures Of Sam Spade, Detective. May 18, 1950. NBC net. "The Red Amapola Caper". Commercials deleted. A rehearsal recording or unedited tape, for broadcast May 21, 1950. No music cues are heard. A story of murder and a Mexican "vengaza"...revenge! The program closing has been deleted. Howard Duff, Lurene Tuttle, William Conrad, Cathy Lewis, Dashiell Hammett (creator), Harry Bartell. 23:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

64287. Let George Do It. May 22, 1950. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Portuguese Cove". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A retired sea captain attacks the mailman! A feuding fishing family leads to murder. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, David Victor (writer), Don Clark (director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor), Jackson Gillis (writer), Walter Burke, Francis X. Bushman, Gwen Delano, Elliott Reid, Harry Bartell. 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65859. Escape. May 26, 1950. CBS net. "Command". Sponsored by: Richfield Oil (baseball book premium). A good story about the U. S. Cavalry being menaced by hostile Indians. One young officer thinks his commander is a fool. The script was previously used on "Escape" on December 6, 1949 (see cat. #3677). Walter Burke, David Ellis, James Warner Bellah (author), William N. Robson (adaptor, producer, director), Harry Bartell, John Hoyt, Paul Frees, Hugh Thomas, Ivan Ditmars (music), Thomas Hanlon (announer), Wally Maher. 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90571. My Favorite Husband. June 4, 1950. CBS net. Sponsored by: Jell-O, Post Sugar Crisp. Liz is concerned that George is a slob. Lucille Ball does an extended and funny commercial for Jell-O Puddings. A good show! Lucille Ball, Richard Denning, Madelyn Pugh (writer), Bob Carroll Jr. (producer, director), Jess Oppenheimer (producer, director), Marlin Skiles (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Bob Lemond (announcer), Ruth Perrott, Bea Benaderet, Gale Gordon, Eleanor Audley, Doris Singleton, Harry Bartell. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62833. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 8, 1950. CBS net. "The Caligio Diamond Matter". Sustaining. The fabulous gem, worth $200,000 has been stolen. Everyone who has owned the diamond has been killed, including Mr. Benson, the current owner. Edmond O'Brien, Virginia Gregg, Stacy Harris, Jaime del Valle (producer, director), Gil Doud (writer), David Ellis (writer), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Wally Maher, Jane Webb, William Johnstone, Bill Bouchey, Harry Bartell. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to 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.

62834. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 15, 1950. CBS net. "The Arrowcraft Matter". Sponsored by: Wrigley's Chewing Gum. A series of yacht sinkings has led to eleven deaths...and then one more; a beautiful woman! Edmond O'Brien, Jaime del Valle (producer, director), Gil Doud (writer), David Ellis (writer), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Jeanne Bates, Howard McNear, Clayton Post, Harry Bartell, Hy Averback, John McIntire, Jeanette Nolan, Bob Stevenson (announcer). 29:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16259. Broadway Is My Beat. June 16, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. Morris Bernstein, a bread delivery man, is beaten to death...and his girlfriend Leah Goldin is beaten too! See cat. #79269 for a network version of this broadcast. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Maria Palmer, Howard McNear, Billy Halop, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Joe Walters (announcer), Jack Kruschen. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

79269. Broadway Is My Beat. June 16, 1950. CBS net. Sustaining. Morris Bernstein, a bread delivery man, is beaten to death...and his girlfriend Leah Goldin is beaten too! This is a network version of cat. #16259. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Maria Palmer, Howard McNear, Billy Halop, Jack Kruschen, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Joe Walters (announcer). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

79127. Romance. June 27, 1950. CBS net. "Quiet Wedding". Sponsored by: Wrigley's Spearmint Chewing Gum. Esther McCracken (author), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Harry Bartell, Sammie Hill, John Meston (editorial supervisor), Alexander Courage (musical supervisor), Bob Stevenson (announcer). 29:35. 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.

65860. Escape. July 7, 1950. CBS net. "A Shipment Of Mute Fate". Sponsored by: Richfield Oil. A good story about a deadly snake loose on an ocean liner. The story was used previously on "Escape" on October 15, 1947 (see cat. #90776) and March 13, 1949 (see cat. #24287). The script was also used on Suspense on January 6, 1957 and April 3, 1960 (see cat. #11336). Martin Storm (author), William Conrad, William N. Robson (producer, director), Sarah Selby, David Light (as the cat), Ivan Ditmars (music), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), David Ellis, Verna Felton, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees. 29:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

50029. Night Beat. July 10, 1950. NBC net. Sponsored by: Wheaties. Theatrical producer Charles Kelsey is determined to get his revenge against Max Sorenson, a down-and-out Shakespearean actor. Ann Keenan, Eleanor Audley, Frank Lovejoy, Frank Martin (announcer), Frank Worth (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Irwin Ashkenazie (writer), Larry Marcus (writer), Tudor Owen, Wally Maher, Warren Lewis (director). 29:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

11360. Escape. July 14, 1950. CBS net. "Shark Bait". Sponsored by: Richfield Oil. A good story about gun runners during a Central American revolution, with a surprise ending. Antony Ellis (performer, writer), Harry Bartell, Harry Bartell (composer, conductor), John Dehner, Mary Shipp, Paul Frees, Steve Roberts, Thomas Hanlon (announcer), Will Geer, William Conrad, William N. Robson (director). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

11360. Escape. July 14, 1950. CBS net. "Shark Bait". Sponsored by: Richfield Oil. A good story about gun runners during a Central American revolution, with a surprise ending. Antony Ellis (performer, writer), Harry Bartell, Harry Bartell (composer, conductor), John Dehner, Mary Shipp, Paul Frees, Steve Roberts, Thomas Hanlon (announcer), Will Geer, William Conrad, William N. Robson (director). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7277. Escape. July 21, 1950. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Yellow Wake". An exciting story about a fabulous treasure hidden in the Panamanian jungles, and the ruthless men who try to get it. Two public service announcements and the AFRTS music fill have been deleted. Paul Frees, Bud Nelson (writer), William N. Robson (producer, director), William Conrad, John Hoyt, John Dehner, Will Geer, Stacy Harris, Harry Bartell, George Opperman Jr., Ivan Ditmars (organist). 26:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

8734. T-Man. July 29, 1950. CBS net. "The Case Of The Big Mexican Dope". Sustaining. The T-Man gets on the trail of opium smugglers in Mexicali, Mexico. Dennis O'Keefe, William N. Robson (director, producer), Harry Bartell, William Johnstone, Virginia Gregg, Ted de Corsia, Les Crutchfield (writer), John Hoyt, Del Castillo (composer, conductor). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

87005. Hollywood Star Playhouse. September 18, 1950. CBS net. "A Question Of Time". Sponsored by: Bromo Seltzer. Anne Baxter, Herbert Rawlinson (host), Jeff Alexander (composer, conductor), Norman Brokenshire (commercial spokesman), Jack Johnstone (director), Harry Bartell, William Powell (preview of next week's program), Maurice Zim (writer). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49044. Hopalong Cassidy. October 2, 1950. Program #77. Commodore syndication. "Run Sheep, Run". Commercials added locally. The sheepmen have cheated the valley's largest rancher out of water rights; a range war looks likely! William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Gibson Scott Fox (writer), Albert Glaser (music director), Walter White Jr. (producer, transcriber), Clarence Mulford (creator), Harry Bartell, Lou Krugman, Ted Bliss (director). 27:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

11367. Escape. October 15, 1950. CBS net. "The Power Of Hammer". Sustaining. A mad expedition into the Belgian Congo to arrest a white king in his jungle fortress. The program was broadcast on the west coast on October 20, 1950. Anne Morrison, Antony Ellis (performer, writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Stan Waxman, Vivi Janis, Edgar Barrier, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Doud (writer), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Lou Krugman. 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

71454. Suspense. October 26, 1950. CBS net. "Too Hot To Live". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A drifting soldier finds himself on the run from a charge of murder...with no shoes! The story was subsequently produced on "Suspense" on June 29, 1954 (see cat. #73030) and April 12, 1959 (see cat. #16448). Richard Widmark, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees, Howard McNear, Joseph Kearns (announcer), Sam Rolfe (writer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Bert Holland (commercial spokesman), Walter Tetley (commercial spokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65383. Let George Do It. December 18, 1950. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Opportunity Knicks Twice". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. Did Abel Merton commit suicide or was he murdered? Larry Merton, Abel's nephew is very drunk with George Valentine's name in his pocket. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, David Victor (writer), Jackson Gillis (writer), Don Clark (director), Eddie Dunstedter (presenter), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Ken Christy, Harry Bartell, Noreen Gammill, GeGe Pearson, Francis X. Bushman. 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

97268. The Man Called X. January 13, 1951. NBC net. Sponsored by: Anacin, RCA Victor. Pedro Andalera runs into an airplane propeller at LaGuardia airport. He had pamphlets about how to create sabotage in his pockets. Ken Thurston leaves for Cuba to find the source of the "infection." At the end of the program, Herbert Marshall credits Pegan Zellschmidt as playing the part of Leon Belasco! Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, J. Richard Kennedy (producer), Felix Mills (composer, conductor), Jack Latham (announcer), Peggy Webber, Lois Corbett, Harry Bartell, Frank Gerstle, Theodore Von Eltz, Les Crutchfield (writer). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45581. Escape. January 14, 1951. Program #41. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "A Bullet For Mr. Smith". Cloaks and daggers in postwar Switzerland. An American agent is instructed to assassinate an enemy agent named "Mr. Smith," but who is he? The program was broadcast on the west coast on January 19, 1951. Antony Ellis (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Del Castillo (composer, conductor), John Dehner, Jeanne Bates, Ben Wright, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Edgar Barrier, Jack Kruschen. 30:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

84540. Hollywood Star Playhouse. January 15, 1951. CBS net. "Statement In Full". Sponsored by: Bromo Seltzer. "If you could get away with murder, would you?" Joan Crawford, Herbert Rawlinson (host), Norman Brokenshire (commercial spokesman), Donald Woods, Harry Bartell, John McIntire, Paul McVey, Jeanette Nolan, Maurice Zim (writer), Jeff Alexander (composer, conductor), Jack Johnstone (director), Dick Haymes (recorded preview of next week's story). 29:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

97270. The Man Called X. February 3, 1951. NBC net. Sponsored by: RCA Victor, Anacin. A submarine in the Bay of Bengal sinks yet another ship. The crew, who speaks with a German accent, keeps a watch for, "The Man Called X." The sub was flying an American flag! Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, Felix Mills (composer, conductor), J. Richard Kennedy (producer), Jack Latham (announcer), Betty Lou Gerson, Stephen Garay (?), Will Wright, Herbert Rawlinson, Stan Waxman, Harry Bartell, Dan O'Herlihy, Peter Leeds, Les Crutchfield (writer). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

64036. The Adventures Of The Saint. February 4, 1951. NBC net. "The Carnival Murder". Sustaining. The Saint investigates the problems of "Mona, The Buried Alive Girl" at the carnival. A dwarf lends a big hand. Vincent Price, Helen Mack (director), James L. Saphier (producer), Leslie Charteris (creator), Sheldon Leonard, Dick Powell (writer), Mary Shipp, Edwin Max, Harry Brown, Bob Jellison, Heddy Bachus (?), Harry Bartell. 29:47. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45560. The Man Called X. February 10, 1951. NBC net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield, Anacin, RCA Victor. Ken Thurston investigates a troubled coal mine at Birkenfeldin the Saar basin. Sabotage is suspected. Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, Felix Mills (composer, conductor), J. Richard Kennedy (producer), Jack Latham (announcer), Bob Hope (commercial spokesman), Bing Crosby (commercial spokesman), Joan Banks, Will Wright, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Sidney Marshall (writer). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59978. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. February 16, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Party For Death". Sustaining. Archie attends a cocktail party at which Nero Wolfe expects the guest of honor to be murder! The final public service announcement and system cue have been deleted. Sydney Greenstreet, Rex Stout (creator), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Mandred Lloyd (writer), Edwin Fadiman (producer), Harry Bartell, Herb Butterfield, Evelynne Eaton, Peter Leeds. 29:01. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

11381. Escape. February 18, 1951. CBS net. "The Follower". Sustaining. A good adventure story set in Mexico as a man tries to find his missing wife. The program was broadcast on the west coast on February 23, 1951. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Lou Krugman, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Patrick Quentin (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), Del Castillo (composer, conductor), Don Diamond, Sidney Miller. 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59785. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. February 23, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Malevolent Medic". Sustaining. Mrs. Hal Horton, the wife of a wealthy industrialist, is in love with her doctor. However, Dr. Ben Sloane is planning to marry his nurse. When Mrs. Horton dies in the doctor's office, Mr. Horton suspects foul play. The system cue has been deleted. Sydney Greenstreet, Ruth Adams Knight (writer), Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Mary Lansing, Don Stanley (announcer), Edwin Fadiman (producer), Rex Stout (creator), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Vic Perrin, William Johnstone, Ruth Paine. 29:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

55340. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. March 2, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Hasty Will". Sustaining. Nero Wolfe and Archie are paid $1000 to witness the execution of a will. A simple case soon involves a corpse and twin brothers. The story title is tentative. The final promotional announcement and system cue have been deleted. Sydney Greenstreet, John Edison (writer), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Harry Bartell, William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Victor Rodman, Louise Arthur, Hal Gerard, Rex Stout (creator). 29:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

97272. The Man Called X. March 3, 1951. NBC net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield, RCA Victor, Anacin. Pegan Zellschmidt is caught smuggling opium into the United States. Ken Thurston flies to Los Angeles to catch the opium smugglers. Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, Felix Mills (composer, conductor), J. Richard Kennedy (producer), Jack Latham (announcer), Bing Crosby (commercial spokesman), Bob Hope (commercial spokesman), Lucille Meredith, Will Wright, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Tony Barrett, Frank Gerstle, Les Crutchfield (writer). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59977. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. March 9, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Disappearing Diamonds". Sustaining. Willie Inch needs Wolfe's help, He's a professional sneak thief accused of the murder of wealthy Mrs. Florence Avery Marsh. The final promotional announcement and the system cue have been deleted. Sydney Greenstreet, Mandred Lloyd (writer), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), GeGe Pearson, William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Rex Stout (creator), Edwin Fadiman (producer), Harry Bartell, Bud Hiestand, Grace Stafford, Dick Ryan. 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

45869. The Amazing Nero Wolfe. March 16, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Midnight Ride". Sustaining. Archie Goodwin and Nero Wolfe's dentist are kidnapped and nearly killed on the trail of the elusive "Gloria." A home disc recording provides the needed clue. The system cue has been deleted. Don Stanley (announcer), Edwin Fadiman (executive producer?), Grace Lenard, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Jay Novello, Jeanne Bates, John Edison (writer), Peter Leeds, Rex Stout (author, Chairman Of The Writer's War Board), Sydney Greenstreet, William Johnstone. 29:18. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

45485. The Man Called X. March 17, 1951. NBC net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield, RCA Victor, Anacin. Ken Thurston travels to Leiden, The Netherlands, to find the killer of his old friend, a liberal and outspoken professor. Felix Mills (composer, conductor), J. Richard Kennedy (producer), Jack Latham (announcer), Bing Crosby (commercial spokesman), Bob Hope (commercial spokesman), Maria Palmer, Peggy Webber, Will Wright, Theodore Von Eltz, Harry Bartell, Ramsay Hill, Robert Libbott (writer), Herbert Marshall, Leon Belasco, Frank Burt (writer). 29:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61347. The Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. March 23, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Final Page". Sustaining. Nero Wolfe and Archie attend a dinner at the home of Arthur Merle, only to find him knifed in the back. Sydney Greenstreet, Don Arthur (writer), Rex Stout (creator), William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Edwin Fadiman (producer), J. Donald Wilson (director), Harry Bartell, Evelyn Eaton, Lucille Alex, Peter Leeds, Monica Nealy, Herb Butterfield. 29:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

87009. Hollywood Star Playhouse. March 26, 1951. CBS net. "You'll Never Know When". Sponsored by: Bromo Seltzer. What would you call the most unbearable form of human torture? Anne Baxter, Herbert Rawlinson (host), Norman Brokenshire (commercial spokesman), Jeff Alexander (composer, conductor), Maurice Zim (writer), Jack Johnstone (director), Anne Whitfield, William Conrad, Harry Bartell, Angela Lansbury (preview of next week's story). 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61349. The Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. March 30, 1951. NBC net. "The Tell-Tale Ribbon". Sustaining. A strange note with five hundred dollars leads to a case of poisoning in a very strange household. Sydney Greenstreet, Harry Bartell, Rex Stout (creator), John Edison (writer), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Theodore Von Eltz, Don Stanley (announcer), Victor Rodman, William Johnstone, Jeanne Bates, Irene Winston, Jerry Hausner. 29:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

42057. Hopalong Cassidy. April 2, 1951. Program #101. Commodore syndication. "Right Rope, Wrong Neck". Commercials added locally. Hoppy's pal Fred Oakes breaks out of jail and kills a guard...before Hoppy can arrive with his pardon! William Boyd, Andy Clyde, Walter White Jr. (producer, transcriber), Gibson Scott Fox (writer), Albert Glaser (music director), Clarence Mulford (creator), Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Ted Bliss (director). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

61442. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. April 6, 1951. NBC net. "A Slight Case Of Perjury". Sustaining. An attempt is made on the life of Tom Wilcox, just after Wilcox is acquitted of the murder of Keith Hanson. Part of the final promotional announcement and the system cue have been deleted. Sydney Greenstreet, Rex Stout (creator), Gladys Williams (writer), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Harry Bartell, William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Edwin Fadiman (producer), Mary Lansing, Jeanne Bates, Barney Phillips, Paul Marion, Ken Peters. 29:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61443. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. April 20, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of The Lost Heir". Sustaining. A blind million's daughter returns to him after being thought dead for thirteen years. But, is she his daughter? Harry Bartell, J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Edwin Fadiman (producer), Don Stanley (announcer), Mindred Lord (writer), Martha Shaw, William Johnstone, Peter Leeds, Victor Rodman, Grey Stafford, Sydney Greenstreet, Rex Stout (creator). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62410. The New Adventures Of Nero Wolfe. April 27, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of Room 304". Sustaining. A European woman is shot while on the phone to Archie Goodwin. The last show of the series, and it sounds like it. A very sloppy production! Harry Bartell, William Johnstone, Don Stanley (announcer), Rex Stout (creator), Edwin Fadiman (producer), J. Donald Wilson (producer, director), Lucille Alex, Sydney Greenstreet, Virgil Reimer (writer), Sal Brown, Hal Gerard, Betty Lou Gerson, Victor Rodman, Ed Bailey. 29:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61700. The Adventures Of The Saint. April 29, 1951. NBC net. "Fishes Gotta Eat". Sustaining. The Saint is hired to find Frank Sparrow, a sailor who has disappeared. Frank Sparrow is found dead but Mrs. Sparrow isn't. Vincent Price, Sheila Bromley, Sidney Miller, Harry Brown, Lawrence Dobkin, Louis Vittes (writer), Helen Mack (director), Don Stanley (announcer), Peter Leeds, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Leslie Charteris (creator), James L. Saphier (producer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105191. Hollywood Star Playhouse. May 7, 1951. Program #48. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Death Is A Right Hook". Herbert Rawlinson (host), Dan Dailey, Alan Reed, Joan Banks, Harry Bartell. 24:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

86999. Hollywood Star Playhouse. June 11, 1951. CBS net. "On A Windy Night". Sponsored by: Bromo Seltzer. Dana Andrews, Rosemary De Camp, Robert Griffin, Whitfield Connor, Harry Bartell, Herbert Rawlinson (host), Norman Brokenshire (commercial spokesman), Robert Young (preview of next week's program), Maurice Zim (writer), Jeff Alexander (composer, conductor), Jack Johnstone (director). 28:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42878. Night Beat. June 22, 1951. NBC net. Sustaining. Randy Stone, reporter for the Chicago Star, looks into five-year-old Jody Levering who is being held hostage in a church belfry. A search for sanctuary. The system cue has been deleted, the program is otherwise apparently complete. Frank Lovejoy, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Joan Banks, John Stevenson, Merwyn Gerard (writer), Norman Field, Robert Armbruster (conductor), Selig Lester (writer), Stacy Harris, Ted de Corsia, Warren Lewis (director). 28:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

16232. Broadway Is My Beat. June 23, 1951. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. A fourteen-year-old girl named Ruth Larson is killed by a blow from a pistol butt, followed by two other murders in the same way. See cat. #61921 for a network version of this broadcast. Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Joseph Kearns, Martha Wentworth, Harry Bartell, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Charles Davis. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61921. Broadway Is My Beat. June 23, 1951. CBS net. Sustaining. The program is preceded by a Korean War cease-fire bulletin. A fourteen year old girl named Ruth Larson is killed by a blow from a pistol butt, followed by two other murders in the same way. This is a network version of cat. #16232. Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Joseph Kearns, Martha Wentworth, Harry Bartell, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Charles Davis. 29:49. Audio condition: 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.

11382. Escape. July 11, 1951. CBS net. "The Island". Sustaining. Two Marines fighting the Japs on Okinawa come upon the ultimate "Terror Weapon"...a beautiful girl! The script was subsequently used on "Escape" on March 8, 1953. Harry Bartell, William Conrad, Millard Kaufman (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Michael Ann Barrett, Edgar Barrier, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24309. Escape. July 25, 1951. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. "The Earthmen". Sponsored by: Sustaining, Regal Pale Beer (local). A fine sci-fi story about the strange reception accorded the first Earthmen on Mars. A different story from "Mars is Heaven," even though they were both written by the same author. Byron Kane, Georgia Ellis, Hans Conried, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Ray Bradbury (author), Roy Rowan (announcer), Sidney Miller, Walter Newman (adaptor). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

81131. Hollywood Star Playhouse. July 26, 1951. ABC net. "I'm A Coward". Sustaining. The first show of the series on ABC. A librarian attempts to capture, "The Omaha Ripper." Tony Michaels, Harry Bartell, Maurice Zimm (writer), Jack Johnstone (director), MacDonald Carey (transcribed preview), Basil Adlam (music), Ken Peters, Herb Lytton, Barbara Stanwyck, Orval Anderson (host), Shepard Menken. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

79192. Romance. July 30, 1951. CBS net. "The Token". Sponsored by: Wrigley's Spearmint Chewing Gum. Joseph Hergeshimer (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (adaptor), Alexander Courage (musical supervisor), Harry Bartell, Shirley Mitchell, Ben Allen (?), Theodore Von Eltz, Lamont Johnson, Barney Phillips, Bob Stevenson (announcer). 28:22. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

81187. Hollywood Star Playhouse. August 9, 1951. ABC net. "Such A Wonderful Disposition". Sustaining. An army nurse meets a young soldier before boarding an airplane. Soon, bombs and a dead body are found aboard the plane. Orval Anderson (host), Deborah Kerr, Jean Tatum, Harry Bartell, Edwin Max, Milton Geiger (writer), Jack Johnstone (director), Barry Sullivan (transcribed preview), Basil Adlam (music), Tom Tully. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13302. Hopalong Cassidy. August 10, 1951. Program #103. Commodore syndication. "Cowtown Trouble Shooters". Commercials added locally. Hoppy steps between feuding cattle companies. William Boyd, Clarence Mulford (creator), Walter White Jr. (producer, transcriber), Albert Glaser (music director), Harry Bartell, Ted Bliss (director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

40765. Escape. August 22, 1951. CBS net. "The Silent Horror". Sustaining. A man goes to live with a savage tribe in the Borneo jungles after a broken love affair. There, he confronts his greatest horror...a stopped watch! Hugh Cave (writer), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (director), Lou Krugman, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Clancey Cassell (announcer), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Georgia Ellis, Ben Wright, Anne Diamond, Stan Waxman. 29:36. Audio condition: Very good. 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.

43534. Hollywood Star Playhouse. September 20, 1951. ABC net. "Hour Of Truth". Sustaining. An affair of honor, as an older man fights his last bull. Alan Reed (?), Basil Adlam (composer, conductor), Robert Griffin, Gerald Mohr, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), Joan Banks, Orval Anderson (announcer), Robert Libbott (writer), Vincent Price. 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10424. It's Always Sunday. October 5, 1951. An audition show. A situation comedy about a minister and his family. It's hard to trust in your fellow man when he's a car thief driving your car downtown! The recording ends with a CBS net system cue. The program has also been dated September 30, 1951. Frank Fox (creator, writer), Jesse Goldstein (creator, writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Will Wright, Bob Sweeney, Harry Bartell, Stuffy Singer, Cookie Fairchild (music), Norman Macdonnell (director). 30:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42159. Suspense. October 15, 1951. CBS net. "The Flame". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A pyromaniac decides to help his best friend, in the only way he knows how. The story was subsequently produced on "Suspense" on May 29, 1956 (see cat. #93437). Charles Calvert, Cornel Wilde, Elliott Lewis, Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Bert Holland, Cathy Lewis, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Richard George Pedicini (writer), Sidney Miller, Larry Thor (announcer), Ken Christy (commercial spokesman). 28:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16227. Broadway Is My Beat. October 27, 1951. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. A double murder takes place in the barrio of Spanish Harlem. A knife in the alley, a shot through the window. See cat. #80291 for a network version of this broadcast. Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Richard Crenna, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Lillian Buyeff, Bill Anders (announcer), Marvin Miller, Herb Butterfield, Edgar Barrier. 32:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

80291. Broadway Is My Beat. October 27, 1951. CBS net. Sustaining. A double murder takes place in the barrio of Spanish Harlem. A knife is the alley, a shot through the window. This is a network version of cat. #16227. Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Richard Crenna, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Marvin Miller, Lillian Buyeff, Herb Butterfield, Edgar Barrier, Bill Anders (announcer). 28:44. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

42932. Suspense. October 29, 1951. CBS net. "The Hunting Of Bob Lee". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A story based on the true incidents of 1868, as a feud to the death breaks out in Texas. Byron Kane, Charles L. Sonnichsen (author), Cathy Lewis, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Gil Doud (adaptor), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Junius Matthews, Lou Krugman, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Richard Widmark, Terry Lee (ballad singer), William Conrad, Larry Thor (announcer). 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65978. Wild Bill Hickok. November 1951. Program #27. Mutual net. "A Blind Trail". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Corn Pops. A Mexican boy named Benito Flores has been accused of murder and escapes. Wild Bill suspects he may be innocent. The system cue is added live, the date is approximate. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (director), Richard Aurandt (music), Harry Bartell, Theodore Von Eltz, Lillian Buyeff, Frank Gerstle, Jack Moyles. 24:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

96094. It's Always Sunday. November 18, 1951. CBS net. Sustaining. 4:30 P. M. (EST). Mrs. Bowman is expecting her 8th baby...on the day that Mr. Bowman loses his job. Nancy McCullum, Cookie Fairchild and His Orchestra, John Stevenson, Colleen Collins, Norman Macdonnell (director, transcriber), Roy Rowan (announcer), Bob Sweeney, Will Wright, Harry Bartell, Stuffy Singer, Frank Fox (creator, writer), Jesse Goldstein (creator, writer). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42934. Suspense. December 10, 1951. CBS net. "Blackjack To Kill". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. An assassin is sent to Havana to kill an old enemy. This is not as easy as it sounds! Victor Mature, Herb Butterfield, Eddie Firestone, Steve Roberts, Joseph Kearns, Clayton Post, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Larry Thor (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

80284. Broadway Is My Beat. December 15, 1951. CBS net. Sustaining. A drunk named Bob reports the death Lucille Baker. She's been strangled. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Bill Anders (announcer), William Conrad, Harry Bartell, Peggy Webber, Lou Merrill, Herb Butterfield. 28:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47346. Suspense. December 31, 1951. CBS net. "Rogue Male". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. An Englishman, who had Hitler in his gunsights, finds himself the quarry of a Nazi big game hunt. Ben Wright, Earl Keen, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Harry Bartell, Herbert Marshall, Geoffrey Household (author), Joseph Kearns, Lawrence Dobkin, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Ramsay Hill, Sylvia Richards (adaptor), Tudor Owen, William Johnstone, Larry Thor (announcer), Bert Holland (commercial spokesman). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45923. Hollywood Star Playhouse. January 10, 1952. ABC net. "The Frontier". Sustaining. Dramatic story about a couple and their baby and their desperate flight for freedom. Good surprise ending! Part of one public service announcement deleted. The program may be dated January 9, 1952. Robert Libbott (writer), Irving Howard (announcer), Claire Trevor, Virginia Gregg, Frank Gerstle, Steve Geray, William Conrad, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees, Jack Johnstone (director), Basil Adlam (music). 27:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

86664. Broadway Is My Beat. January 12, 1952. CBS net. Sustaining. Soon after John Welch is acquitted of killing his wife, he swears he's going to get the real killer. Larry Moore is soon found beaten up by John Welch, and later that day is found dead! One public service announce has possibly been deleted. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Bill Anders (announcer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Mary Shipp, Shepard Menken, Steve Roberts, Jerry Hausner. 28:17. Audio condition: Very good. Apparently complete.

60534. Wild Bill Hickok. January 23, 1952. Program #46. Mutual net. "Revenge Of The Red Man". Sponsored by: Kellogg's cereals. Black Wolf takes over the Pawnee tribe and plans to steal white man's cattle. The system cue has been added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Joseph Du Val, Tom Holland, Forrest Lewis, David Hire (producer), Richard Aurandt (music), Paul Pierce (producer), Charles Lyon (announcer). 24:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

69584. Let George Do It. January 28, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "The Common Denominator". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. Mrs. Trask has had two sudden premonitions of an impending murder, each resulting in a killing. A third predicted murder fails to come off. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor), Lloyd London (writer), Kenneth Webb (director), Parley Baer, Alice Reinheart, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46749. Suspense. February 18, 1952. CBS net. "The Track Of The Cat". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A hunt for a killer mountain cat in the snow is not all that it seems to be. Richard Widmark, Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Sharon Douglas, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Larry Thor (announcer), Walter Van Tilburg Clark (author), Sylvia Richards (adaptor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Lee Millar Jr., Martha Wentworth. 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

70186. Let George Do It. February 25, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Starlight Pier". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A series of accidents has been plaguing an amusement park...always on Friday! Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, presenter), Lloyd London (writer), Kenneth Webb (director), Harry Bartell, Frank Gerstle, Jerome Sheldon, Hal Gerard, Eric Snowden. 29:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40113. Stars Over Hollywood. March 8, 1952. CBS net. "Driven Snow". Sponsored by: Carnation Evaporated Milk. A man travels to Alaska seeking revenge...and finds a lady doctor in the wilderness instead. Art Ballinger (host), Jeanne Bates, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92615. Broadway Is My Beat. March 8, 1952. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. Sustaining. Eve Hunter is found in Spanish Harlem, stabbed to death with a bandillero from the bull ring. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Paul Frees, Whitfield Connor, Virginia Gregg, Edgar Barrier, Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Bob Stevenson (announcer). 28:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40116. Stars Over Hollywood. March 29, 1952. CBS net. "Night Operator". Sponsored by: Carnation Evaporated Milk. A hotel telephone operator with a broken heart meets a despondent bus driver contemplating suicide. Art Ballinger (host), Lizabeth Scott, Harry Bartell, Verna Felton, Don Diamond, Louise Arthur, Sidney Miller. 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65441. Wild Bill Hickok. April 2, 1952. Program #66. Mutual net. "A Shot In The dark". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Sugar Corn Pops. Wild Bill investigates a plan to take California away from the United States. The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), Richard Aurandt (music), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (director), Larry Hayes (writer), Lillian Buyeff, Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Ted de Corsia, Jack Moyles. 25:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61301. Dragnet. April 10, 1952. Program #148. NBC net. "The Big Show". Sponsored by: Fatima. A seven-week-old baby has been abandoned in the Los Angeles bus station...or has it? Radio-TV Mirror awards Dragnet "Best Program Of It's Type" and Jack Webb "Best Radio Actor." Jack Webb, Barney Phillips, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Hal Gibney (announcer), Helen Kleeb, James Moser (wrtier), Walter Schumann (music), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell. 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

64643. Defense Attorney. April 10, 1952. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kix, Chlorets. Joshua Masters has three sons, one of whom wants to kill him. Martha Ellis Bryant recommends a private detective. However, it's not Joshua Masters, but one of his sons who is found dead! Joshua Masters is then found dead...a suicide! Betty Mills of Radio TV Mirror magazine names Mercedes McCambridge "favorite dramatic actress." Mercedes McCambridge, Howard Culver, Harry Bartell, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Jack Spiers (writer), Dwight Hauser (director), Betty Mills, Tony Barrett, Dallas McKinnon (doubles), Orval Anderson (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4556. Gunsmoke. April 26, 1952. CBS net. "Billy The Kid". Sustaining. The first show of the series. A Dutchman draws a lynch mob after the whole town accuses him of murder. A very well-written story with a surprise ending. Georgia Ellis plays the widow of the dead man, not Miss Kitty! Don Diamond, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Dick Beals, Paul Dubov, Mary Lansing, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), William Conrad, Walter Newman (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 30:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47039. Dragnet. May 1, 1952. Program #151. NBC net. "The Big Safe". Sponsored by: Fatima. After two false leads, Ralph McKinley is suspected of a series of safe burglaries. A drawing left in a fix-it shop provides a clue. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Stacy Harris, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

24207. Suspense. May 5, 1952. CBS net. "Frankie and Johnny". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. They were lovers, oh lordy, how they could love! A dramatization of the song written in 1850. Dinah plays the lead and sings the transitions as well. The script was subsequently produced on "Suspense" on February 3, 1957. Dinah Shore, Lamont Johnson, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Larry Thor (announcer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66531. Let George Do It. May 5, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Come To The Casbah". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. Valentine and Brooksie travel to Algeria on assignment for the French government. An old pal from the O.S.S. leads George to conclude that he's working for the wrong side. The clue is in the "Hand Of Fatima." Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Kenneth Webb (director), Eddie Dunstedter (composer, conductor), Davis Kent (writer), Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin. 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

84078. Violence. May 8, 1952. "The Case Of Arthur Bowman". An audition recording for CBS. Dr. Richard Morley interviews Arthur Bowman, a confessed murderer. Bowman tells Dr. Morley how he came to be a killer. Harry Bartell, Ted Osborne, Virginia Gregg, Dick Beals, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42142. Gunsmoke. May 10, 1952. CBS net. "Jaliscoe". Sustaining. "Jaliscoe Pete" and his three friends murder Will Thompson and his family and try to make it look like it was done by Indians. Barney Phillips, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jack Kruschen, John McGovern, Les Crutchfield (writer), Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, William Conrad. 30:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60805. Wild Bill Hickok. May 14, 1952. Program #78. Mutual net. "Two Plus Two". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Sugar Corn Pops (Marshal's badge premium). School teacher Tom dabney is being plagued by a mysterious visitor. It's Chief Running Bear! The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), Richard Aurandt (music), Paul Pierce (director), David Hire (producer), Larry Hayes (writer), Forrest Lewis, Jeffrey Silver, Edwin Max, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles. 25:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

47041. Dragnet. May 15, 1952. Program #153. NBC net. "The Big Mail". Sponsored by: Fatima. A mail truck has been robbed, twenty-eight sacks of registered mail has been taken. A $20 bill provides the clue needed to break the case. Interesting to note the Los Angeles police working on a mail theft case, which is a federal crime. The program begins with an announcement that the show has won a "Michael" award from the Academy Of TV and Radio Arts and Sciences. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Inge Jollos, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Vic Perrin, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47042. Dragnet. May 22, 1952. Program #154. NBC net. "The Big Shakedown". Sponsored by: Fatima. On the trail of Ray Williams, who impersonates a cop and extorts money from gamblers. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), June Whitley, Victor Rodman, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47043. Dragnet. May 29, 1952. Program #155. NBC net. "The Big Fourth". Sponsored by: Fatima. An eight-month-old baby has been stolen...it's a continuing problem. A prominent club woman is the suspect. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47044. Dragnet. June 5, 1952. Program #156. NBC net. "The Big Whiff". Sponsored by: Fatima. A unidentified woman is found chloroformed to death! Evidence leads to a man named "Leo." George Fenneman (announcer), Gil Stratton, Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Kruschen, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Vic Perrin, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

79200. Romance. June 9, 1952. CBS net. "Madame .44". Sponsored by: Lux, Shadow Wave. Michael Foster (author), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (adaptor), Joan Banks, John Dehner, Jeanette Nolan, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Paul Dubov, Earl Towner (musical supervisor). 29:18. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

79201. Romance. June 16, 1952. CBS net. "Murder Island". Sponsored by: Lux. Hugh Cave (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Roy Glenn, John Dehner, Ben Wright, Maurice Reynaud, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (editorial supervisor), Earl Towner (musical supervisor). 29:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

10449. Romance. June 30, 1952. CBS net. "I Am Not A Stranger". Sponsored by: Lux Soap. A Yankee finds love and a strange legend in a small Southern town. The program is described as, "The Lux Hour Of Romance and Mystery." James Street (writer), Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (adaptor), Earl Towner (musical supervisor), Irene Tedrow, Theodore Von Eltz. 28:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47046. Dragnet. July 3, 1952. Program #160. NBC net. "The Big Trio". Sponsored by: Fatima. A portrait of the death and destruction on Los Angeles streets on the 4th of July weekend, including "Hit and Run Logan." Good radio. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Stacy Harris, Vic Perrin, Victor Rodman, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47047. Dragnet. July 10, 1952. Program #161. NBC net. "The Big Hate". Sponsored by: Fatima. Elizabeth Hoffman, a fifty-two year old music teacher, is found dead in a boxcar! Gordon Miller is found holding the body. Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Joyce McCluskey, Vic Perrin, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47120. Gunsmoke. July 19, 1952. CBS net. "Doc Holliday". Sustaining. Doc Holliday has come to Dodge to kill Big Jack Finley. But Big Jack's son, Thorne Finley, is the real problem. Harry Bartell, Herb Purdum (writer), Lee Millar Jr., Nestor Paiva, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Ralph Moody, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Tom Tully, William Conrad. 30:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47048. Dragnet. July 31, 1952. Program #162. NBC net. "The Big Signet". Sponsored by: Fatima. The restaurant and bar that is run by Mr. and Mrs. Ryner has been robbed. Mr. Ryner's diamond signet ring has been taken too. The title is possibly incorrect, or the date is possibly July 24, 1952. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Jack Webb, James Moser (writer), Ralph Moody, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47122. Gunsmoke. August 2, 1952. CBS net. "Renegade White". Sustaining. Ord Spicer, who sells rifles to the Cheyenne, kills two cowboys with his new Sharps rifles. This script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 11, 1959. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Clancey Cassell (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, Herb Vigran, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (director). 30:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

79195. Romance. August 4, 1952. CBS net. "Return To Tomorrow". Sponsored by: Wrigley's Spearmint Chewing Gum. Christopher Anthony (writer, possibly a pseudonym for Antony Ellis), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Earl Towner (musical supervisor), Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Ben Wright, Joseph Kearns, Riza Royce, Lawrence Dobkin, Bob O'Connor, Vivi Janis, Roy Rowan (announcer). 27:43. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

47049. Dragnet. August 7, 1952. Program #163. NBC net. "The Big Impression". Sponsored by: Fatima. Sam Rumin, an elderly diamond salesman, has been robbed of $150,000 in unset diamonds. George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Webb, John Robinson (writer), Vic Perrin, Victor Rodman, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

50025. Night Beat. August 7, 1952. NBC net. Sponsored by: Pabst Beer. Ann Tobin asks Randy Stone to help her and protect her children from her estranged husband who plans to kill the kids. A well-written portrait of a woman's psychological disintegration. Frank Lovejoy, Joan Banks, Harry Bartell, Warren Lewis (producer, director), Arthur Ross (writer), Frank Worth (music). 29:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39941. Gunsmoke. August 9, 1952. CBS net. "The Kentucky Tolmans". Sustaining. The Tolmans from Kentucky include a good lookin' mountain gal, a drinking old father with a secret, and a son willing to kill to get at it. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Joseph Kearns, Junius Matthews, Harry Bartell, Lou Krugman, Peter Leeds, Virginia Gregg, George Walsh (announcer), Herb Purdum (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor). 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39946. Gunsmoke. September 6, 1952. CBS net. "The Brothers". Sustaining. Jim and Will Thompson are in town to sell a herd of horses...or are they? Who are the Thompson Brothers? A good surprise ending! Paul Ebert plays the role of Chester! William Conrad, Paul Ebert, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Paul Dubov, Joseph Du Val, Lou Krugman, Georgia Ellis, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65392. Let George Do It. September 15, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Human Nature". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A nightclub cleaning woman suspects that her boss is a fence. The boss is murdered in a very secure room...with a suspicious cuckoo clock! The program has also been dated April 30, 1951. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Ken Christy, Bud Hiestand (announcer), David Victor (writer), Kenneth Webb (director), Griff Barnett, Gaylord Carter (music), Noreen Gammill, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell. 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60894. Wild Bill Hickok. September 19, 1952. Program #89. Mutual net. "The Secret Of Mile High Rock". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Rice Krispies. B. L. Jackson is a St. Louis swindler who sells a worthless claim in Eagle's Nest to every dreamer in St. Louis. The numbers on all the listed shows are script numbers, not program numbers. The story billboarded as the next program is often incorrect. The dates indicated may be broadcast dates or recording dates. The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (director), Richard Aurandt (music), Larry Hayes (writer), Edwin Max, Frederick Shields, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear. 24:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

39945. Gunsmoke. September 20, 1952. CBS net. "Drop Dead". Sustaining. Greedy Mr. Howard won't let Jack Jackson water his herd during a Kansas drought. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Lou Krugman, Barney Phillips, Georgia Ellis, Joseph Du Val, Les Crutchfield (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66115. Let George Do It. September 29, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Chance and Probability". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. George travels to South America to investigate a sure-fire gambling system at a casino called "Caesar's." Unfortunately, the man who invented the system has been murdered and his formula is missing! Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Virginia Gregg, David Victor (writer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Gaylord Carter (music), Kenneth Webb (director), Virginia Eiler, Ted de Corsia, Eric Snowden. 29:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39948. Gunsmoke. October 3, 1952. CBS net. "Cain". Sustaining. Cain Vestal, a quiet man dying of consumption, buys a gun to kill a man he's never met before. The script was used again on the series on February 7, 1953 (see cat. #61541) and on the Gunsmoke television series on March 9, 1957. Clancey Cassell (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Parley Baer, William Conrad. 30:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66116. Let George Do It. October 6, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "The Four Seasons". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A beautiful showgirl hires George Valentine to deliver four miniature paintings. George is forced off the road and the miniatures are stolen. A complicated frame and double-frame follows. "One good frame deserves another." See cat. #840 for an Australian version of this story. Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Virginia Gregg, David Victor (writer), Kenneth Webb (director), Ken Christy, Lee Patrick, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Du Val. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

92594. Broadway Is My Beat. October 11, 1952. CBS net. Sustaining. Ruth Nelson has been knifed to death in a furnished room. Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Mary Jane Croft, Jay Novello, Irene Tedrow, Harry Bartell, Paul Frees, Bill Anders (announcer). 28:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24210. Suspense. October 20, 1952. CBS net. "The Death Of Barbara Allen". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. An excellent radio production based on an Irish folk song, told in story and music. Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Anne Baxter, William Conrad, Jeanette Nolan, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Junius Matthews, Larry Thor (announcer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Ken Christy (commercial spokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Louise Louis (vocalist). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39951. Gunsmoke. October 24, 1952. CBS net. "The Mortgage". Sustaining. Caleb Andrews forecloses on the Blake family, with the law all on his side! The script was used again on October 18, 1959 (see cat. #52373). Clancey Cassell (announcer), Dick Beals, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Joseph Du Val, Lawrence Dobkin, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, Paula Winslowe, William Conrad. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90738. Escape. October 26, 1952. CBS net. "Robert Of Huntingdon". Sustaining. Robin and his friends in Sherwood Forest foil the sheriff once again. Antony Ellis (adaptor), William Conrad (announcer, performer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, John Meston (editorial supervisor), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Edgar Barrier, Vic Perrin, John Stevenson, Peter Leeds. 28:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

50342. Dangerous Assignment. October 29, 1952. NBC net. Sustaining. Steve Mitchell realizes that sometimes the only way you can win is to sometimes forget the whole thing. Steve travels to Havana to smash a smuggling racket. Adrian Gendot (writer), Bill Cairn (director), Brian Donlevy, Harry Bartell, Herb Butterfield, Herb Butterfield, Herb Ellis, John Storm (announcer), Kay Stewart, Nestor Paiva, Robert Ryf (writer), Tony Barrett. 24:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78554. Stars Over Hollywood. November 1, 1952. CBS net. "It's A Man's Game". Sponsored by: Carnation Milk. Alexis Smith, James Dunn (promoting next week's program), Dorothy Millard Brown (writer, adaptor), Wilson Bauer (adaptor), Bob Bailey, Alice Reinheart, Eddie Firestone, Harry Bartell, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Don Clark (director, transcriber), Art Ballinger (host). 30:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

69709. Let George Do It. November 10, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net. "Dead On Arrival". Sponsored by: Standard Oil. A gentle, gray-haried man is encountered in a bus station. George Valentine and Brooksie find the man has been shot dead...and his body stolen! Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, David Victor (writer), Kenneth Webb (director), Gaylord Carter (music), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Julie Bennett, Griff Barnett, Forrest Lewis, Harry Bartell, Dick Ryan. 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93904. Dangerous Assignment. November 12, 1952. NBC net. Sustaining. Steve is sent to Istanbul to recover a "secret survey of Europe's defense potential" which was stolen from the U.S. embassy in Rome. Steve's life depends on a handful of ashes. Brian Donlevy, Adrian Gendot (writer), Bill Cairn (director), Robert Ryf (writer), John Storm (announcer), Paul Frees, Harry Bartell, Herb Butterfield, Herb Ellis, Jeanne Bates, Tony Barrett. 24:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

39954. Gunsmoke. November 14, 1952. CBS net. "The Square Triangle". Sustaining. Eva Morley causes the death of three men. There aren't many women like her! The script was re-used on the program on November 15, 1959 (see cat. #52168). Clancey Cassell (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jack Kruschen, Lawrence Dobkin, Les Crutchfield (writer), Lillian Buyeff, Parley Baer, William Conrad. 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16307. Dragnet. November 16, 1952. Program #178. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Walk". Sgt. Friday poses as a buyer of heroin from San Francisco to break up a narcotics gang. A similar script to cat. #46964, but not the same. See cat. #47056 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Whitfield Connor, Harry Bartell, Lee Marvin, Hal Gibney (announcer), John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47056. Dragnet. November 16, 1952. Program #178. NBC net. "The Big Walk". Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Sgt. Friday poses as a buyer of heroin from San Francisco to break up a narcotics gang. The Chesterfield commercials contain health claims for the products. Network, sponsored version of cat. #16307. See cat. #46964 for a similar script. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Whitfield Connor, Harry Bartell, Lee Marvin, Hal Gibney (announcer), John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 29:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39955. Gunsmoke. November 21, 1952. CBS net. "Fingered". Sponsored by: Plymouth ($25,00 contest). Jim Corbett's new wife has disappeared...just like his previous wife! The music bridges use an organ. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series November 23, 1957. John McIntire, Jeanette Nolan, Paul Dubov, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (director), Clancey Cassell (announcer), William Conrad, John Meston (writer). 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

3405. I Was A Communist For The FBI. November 30, 1952. Program #36. ZIV Syndication. "The Flames Burned Red". Commercials added locally. The Party tries to foment labor trouble in a lumber camp. Dana Andrews, Harry Bartell (doubles), Forrest Lewis, Paul Dubov, Barney Phillips, Truman Bradley (announcer), Henry Hayward (director), David Rose (music). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

95337. Let George Do It. December 2, 1952. Mutual-Don Lee net origination, syndicated. "This Ain't No Way To Run A Railroad". Commercials added locally. Casey Foster wants to buy a haunted railroad, and he has the money to do it. Why is the Desert Central railroad haunted, and who hit the engineer on the head? Syndicated shows are dated as broadcast in Canada when the U.S. broadcast date is unknown. Bob Bailey, David Victor (writer), Jackson Gillis (writer), Eddie Dunstedter (organist), Don Clark (director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Earle Ross, Lawrence Dobkin. 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

91279. The Hollywood Playhouse Of Romance. December 18, 1952. CBS net. "The Bachelor". Sponsored by: Jergen's Lotion. A good story about an unmarried man...and glad of it. The story was subsequently used on "Romance" on June 9, 1956 (see cat. #70331). Don Randolph (m. c.), E. Jack Neuman (writer), Frank Lovejoy, Joan Banks, Georgia Ellis, Lillian Buyeff, John Dehner, Wilbur Hatch (music), Lee Vines (announcer), Michael Ann Barrett, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39959. Gunsmoke. December 20, 1952. CBS net. "Christmas Story". Sustaining. A good Christmas story, told by Marshal Dillon to a stranger on a strange horse out on the prairie. Christmas in Dodge City. An excellent script, great radio! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Howard McNear, Roy Rowan (announcer), Antony Ellis (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (music). 30:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39960. Gunsmoke. December 27, 1952. CBS net. "The Cabin". Sustaining. Entering a cabin during a blizzard, Matt is imprisoned by "Hack" and "Alvie," two mad-dog killers who plan to murder him in cold blood! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series February 22, 1958. Harry Bartell, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, performer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vivi Janis, William Conrad. 30:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40627. Dragnet. December 28, 1952. Program #184. NBC net. "The Big Mask" Part 1. Sponsored by: Chesterfield. A robber wearing a black mask has hit a string of supermarkets. After going shopping for groceries, he locks the market employees in the freezer! Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (announcer), Whitfield Connor, Harry Bartell, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 29:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78459. Douglas Of The World. 1953. AFRS. "The Terrorist". The New York World sends Brad Douglas to Teheran to cover a story about the Iranian Prime Minister. A beautiful woman asks his help to find her missing brother, a petroleum engineer. All three become prisoners of "terrorists." The date is approximate. Jack Moyles, Karen Steel, Dick J. Thompson, Peter Leeds, Harry Bartell, Paul Richards, Victor Rodman, Jack Carroll, Fritz Feld, Peter Rankin, Will Scott (producer, director), William Tundberg (writer), Earl Lawrence (composer), Mishel Perrier (conductor), Bill Woodson (announcer). 30:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16302. Dragnet. January 4, 1953. Program #185. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Mask" Part 2. The "Black Masked Bandit" eludes efforts of the cops to track him down. It's as if he knows what the law is planning next. See cat. #47068 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Hal Gibney (announcer), Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47068. Dragnet. January 4, 1953. Program #185. NBC net. "The Big Mask" Part 2. Sponsored by: Chesterfield. The "Black Masked Bandit" eludes efforts of the cops to track him down. It's as if he knew what the law was planning next. The Chesterfield commercials make health claims for the product. Network, sponsored version of cat. #16302. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (announcer), Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 29:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39962. Gunsmoke. January 10, 1953. CBS net. "Word Of Honor". Sustaining. After treating a wounded man, Doc gives his word of honor not to reveal the identity or hiding place of the killers. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series October 1, 1955. See cat. #47826 for the same script produced four years later, see cat. #47835 and #39962 for subsequent broadcasts of this program. William Conrad, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Roy Rowan (announcer), John Meston (writer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39963. Gunsmoke. January 17, 1953. CBS net. "Paid Killer". Sustaining. Lawson Hales hires a killer to gun down Marshal Dillon for $5000 in gold. The script was used again on November 22, 1959 (see cat. #52138). Strangely enough, in 1959, the price offered to shoot the Marshal was only $1000! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, Ralph Moody, Roy Rowan (announcer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Les Crutchfield (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Georgia Ellis. 30:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90737. Escape. January 18, 1953. CBS net. "A Matter Of Conscience". Sustaining. A temple on the island of Bali has been desecrated by three British chaps. The system cue has been deleted. Antony Ellis (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), John Dehner, John Meston (editorial supervisor), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), William Conrad (announcer), Parley Baer, Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Don Diamond, Terry Kilbourne. 29:22. Audio condition: Good. Complete as above.

92944. The General Electric Theatre. January 18, 1953. CBS net. "The Token". Sponsored by: General Electric. 8:30 P. M. (EST). After the story, Dana Andrews mentions that he recently flew from London to Bombay on "the only commercial jetliner in the world." It was the British built "Comet." He describes it as, "quite an experience." The program is announced as, "The General Electric Summer Theatre," despite the date above. It may have been recorded on the above date, but there are 13 other known shows in the series, and a 14 show series would be unusual. Dana Andrews, Joseph Hergeshimer (author), Ken Carpenter (announcer), John Meston (adaptor), Jeanne Bates, Georgia Ellis, Theodore Von Eltz, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Wilbur Hatch (music), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 30:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

64206. Wild Bill Hickok. January 19, 1953. Program #123. Mutual net. "Windmill On The River". Sustaining. Wild Bill and Jingles tackle a gang of smugglers who cross the Rio Grande at the same place each time. See cat. #65450 for a syndicated version of this broadcast. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (writer, director), Charles Lyon (announcer), Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Ted Mallie (announcer), Tony Barrett. 24:39. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

65450. Wild Bill Hickok. January 19, 1953. Program #123. Syndicated. "Windmill On The River". Commercials added locally. Wild Bill and Jingles battle a gang of smugglers operating on the Rio Grande. What is the secret of the windmill? See cat. #64206 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (writer, director), Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Tony Barrett. 20:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

39964. Gunsmoke. January 24, 1953. CBS net. "The Old Lady". Sustaining. Ellen Henry, a bitter widow with a drunken son, has a secret that involves stolen cattle. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Sam Edwards, John Dehner, Herb Vigran, Jeanette Nolan, Harry Bartell, Roy Rowan (announcer), Kathleen Hite (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (director). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24311. Escape. January 25, 1953. CBS net. "Diary Of A Madman". Sustaining. An excellent story about a band of Nazi deserters in the Sahara Desert, determined to become kings of "The Empire Of The Niger." Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Edgar Barrier, Barney Phillips, Paul Richards, Roy Rowan (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Les Crutchfield (writer), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), William Conrad (unbilled announcer). 30:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47070. Dragnet. January 25, 1953. Program #188. NBC net. "The Big Layout". Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Gary Field, a model student who is the son of a cop, has become a dope addict. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (announcer), Harry Bartell, Eddie Firestone, Virginia Gregg, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61541. Gunsmoke. February 7, 1953. CBS net. "Cain". Sustaining. Cain Vestal, a quiet man dying of consumption, buys a gun to kill a man he's never met before. The script was used previously on Gunsmoke on October 3, 1952 (see cat. #39948) and also on the Gunsmoke television series on March 9, 1957. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Rex Koury (composer, conductor). 30:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40387. Gunsmoke. February 14, 1953. CBS net. "The Round-Up". Sustaining. During the annual round-up in Dodge, Matt's old pal Zell Matlock offers to help out...and is shot by Dillon! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series September 29, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Lou Krugman, James Nusser, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Roy Rowan (announcer), John Meston (writer). 29:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16313. Dragnet. February 15, 1953. Program #191. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Tooth". Mrs. Schroeder has disappeared. Nasty old Mr. Schroeder is suspected of foul play. See cat. #47075 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Hal Gibney (announcer), June Whitley, Harry Bartell, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47075. Dragnet. February 15, 1953. Program #191. NBC net. "The Big Tooth". Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Nasty old Mr. Schroeder is suspected of committing foul play. The Chesterfield commercials make health claims for the product. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #16313. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (announcer), June Whitley, Harry Bartell, John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music). 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

24218. Suspense. February 16, 1953. CBS net. "The Love and Death Of Joaquin Murietta". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A well told story about the rise and fall of the famous Mexican bandit. William Conrad (narrator), Parley Baer, Victor Mature, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Joseph Kearns, Jack Kruschen, Hy Averback, Larry Thor (announcer), Gil Doud (writer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercialspokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Joe Beroso (guitar). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40389. Gunsmoke. February 28, 1953. CBS net. "Trojan War". Sustaining. The Pueblo Gang comes to Dodge, robs the stage and kills two drivers and a lady passenger! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Louise Louis, Tom Tully, John Dehner, Paul Dubov, Harry Bartell, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer). 30:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40390. Gunsmoke. March 7, 1953. CBS net. "Absalom". Sustaining. Billy Mallor, along with his father and his father's Texas gang, shoot up Dodge. Most of the townsfolk want Marshal Dillon to let him get away with it! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Sam Edwards, John Dehner, Charlotte Lawrence, Barney Phillips, Les Crutchfield (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director). 30:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16295. Dragnet. March 8, 1953. Program #194. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Laugh". A thoroughly rotten louse cheats lonely women by promising to marry them. See cat. #47074 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Hal Gibney (announcer), John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music), Peggy Webber, Harry Bartell. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47074. Dragnet. March 8, 1953. Program #194. NBC net. "The Big Laugh". Sponsored by: Chesterfield. A thoroughly rotten louse cheats lonely women by promising to marry them. Network, sponsored version of cat. #16295. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (announcer), John Robinson (writer), Walter Schumann (music), Peggy Webber, Harry Bartell. 29:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

92908. The Bakers' Theatre Of Stars. March 8, 1953. CBS net. "Mail Order Bride". Sponsored by: The Bakers Of America. Robert Taylor, Wendell Niles (announcer), Van Cort (author), Mary McGovern (11-years-old), John Meston (adaptor), Jeanne Bates, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Will Wright, Wilbur Hatch (music), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer (narrator). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40381. Gunsmoke. March 14, 1953. CBS net. "Cyclone". Sustaining. The program includes a message of praise for the show from the Governor of Kansas. The Cyclone Ranch has been sold under strange circumstances. Marshal Dillon suspects foul play. George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jerry Hausner, Joe Cranston, Lawrence Dobkin, Les Crutchfield (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Vivi Janis, William Conrad. 30:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63793. Escape. March 15, 1953. CBS net. "The Man With The Steel Teeth". Sustaining. An American journalist is arrested in Moscow by the Secret Police. He is imprisoned and tortured to get him to confess to false charges...by a man with steel teeth! An adventure-filled escape follows, with a surprise ending. The program is unusual in that it contains considerable dialogue in Russian (with no translation). The script was subsequently used on "Suspense" on February 17, 1955 (see cat. # ). John Dehner (writer), Antony Ellis (director), Jack Kruschen, John Meston (editorial supervisor), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Roy Rowan (announcer), Charlotte Lawrence, Steve Roberts, Paul Dubov. 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

92909. The Bakers' Theatre Of Stars. March 22, 1953. CBS net. "Impressario". Sponsored by: The Bakers Of America. A story of the theatre of ballet. After the drama, Vincent Price describes how acting is different in 3-D movies. Vincent Price, Wendell Niles (announcer), Millard Kaufman (author), Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Don Diamond, Edgar Barrier, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Wilbur Hatch (music), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Harry Bartell, Fay Baker. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40382. Gunsmoke. March 28, 1953. CBS net. "Quarter-Horse". Sustaining. Thatcher and his quarter-horse from Missouri challenges Butler to a grudge race, with his ranch as the stakes! The script was re-used on the broadcast of June 1, 1958 (see cat. #52161). William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Lou Krugman, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Kearns, John McGovern, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (writer). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4558. Gunsmoke. April 4, 1953. CBS net. "Jayhawkers". Sustaining. A band of Jayhawkers has been preying on a cattle drive from Texas. The Marshal lends a hand. The script was used again on August 11, 1957(see cat. #52183), and on the Gunsmoke television series January 31, 1959. John Meston was credited with writing this script on April 4, 1953, Les Crutchfield was credited with writing this script when it was re-used on August 11, 1957. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Jack Kruschen, James Nusser, John Meston (writer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40393. Gunsmoke. April 18, 1953. CBS net. "Bum's Rush". Sustaining. Marshal Dillon captures two killers and brings them back to Dodge. Three witnesses come forward to prove them innocent...for an unusual reason. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Lou Krugman, Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40394. Gunsmoke. April 25, 1953. CBS net. "The Soldier". Sustaining. Two soldiers get into trouble with a strict commander. Marshal Dillon tries to help. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Paul Frees, Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

71107. On Stage. May 1953. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. "The Hanging At Four Oaks". Sustaining. Simon Cain comes to Four Oaks, meets a lady known as "Gin," and is given a mickey, beaten up and robbed. A taut, well-written western drama. The system cue has been deleted. Cathy Lewis, Elliott Lewis (host, performer, producer, director), Shirley Gordon (writer), Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, John McGovern, Byron Kane, Frederick Steiner (composer, conductor), Ray Noble (theme composer), Edgar Barrier, Gil Warren (announcer). 29:49. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

50349. Dangerous Assignment. May 6, 1953. NBC net. Sustaining. Steve Mitchell is sent to Rome to break up a gang shipping "strategic materials" behind the iron curtain. The opening is upcut. Adrian Gendot (writer), Bill Cairn (director), Brian Donlevy, Don Diamond (producer, host), Hal Gerard, Harry Bartell, John Storm (announcer), Robert Ryf (writer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 22:34. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

43009. Rogers Of The Gazette. May 8, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. Bud Taylor is in trouble with the law, due to his father's attitude towards him. The first date of this series is possibly June 10, 1953 or July 10, 1953. The above date is either incorrect or the recording date. See cat. #61537 for a rehearsal or unedited tape with no music cues. Bob Lemond (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Dehner, Joseph Kearns, Les Crutchfield (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Rankin, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46737. Gunsmoke. May 9, 1953. CBS net. "The Buffalo Hunter". Sustaining. A buffalo hunter named Gatliff brings a dying buffalo skinner into Dodge. His face had been pushed into a pan of hot lead! Soon afterwards, a nester is found stabbed to death. A good story. The script was used on the show again on October 24, 1953 (see cat. #52377) and on June 30, 1957 (see cat. #62282), and on the Gunsmoke television series May 2, 1959. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, George Walsh (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Dick Beals, William Wyler, Norman Macdonnell (director), John Meston (writer). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40396. Gunsmoke. May 16, 1953. CBS net. "The Big Con". Sustaining. An interesting show about a fascinating, original way to rob a bank! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series May 3, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, James Nusser, Joe Cranston, Paul Dubov, Peter Leeds, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 30:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61322. Wild Bill Hickok. May 27, 1953. Program #158. Mutual net. "A Little Lady In Distress". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Pep (Monarch bike contest), kellogg's Variety Pack. Little Mary Beth needs help with a phoney aunt being used to steal her father's gold-laden ranch. The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), Richard Aurandt (music), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (director), GeGe Pearson, Jill Oppenheim, Jack Mather, Harry Bartell, Larry Hayes (writer). 24:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48641. Gunsmoke. May 30, 1953. CBS net. "Fall Semester". Sustaining. Lee Dargan is being cheated by his foreman Jim Slater. His cattle are being stolen, but he doesn't know how! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Roy Rowan (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (director), John McIntire, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor). 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10483. The Lux Radio Theatre. June 1, 1953. Program #76. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "High Tor". The first show of the summer season. A well-written story of a man and his mountain. A glimpse of the men of the "Half Moon" as well. AFRS program name: "Hollywood Radio Theatre." William Holden, Ken Carpenter (announcer, host), Earl Towner (music director), Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Ben Wright, Gil Stratton, Vic Perrin, Georgia Ellis, Jeanne Bates, John McIntire (doubles), William Conrad, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Maxwell Anderson (author), James Poe (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Frank Paris (assistant producer/director), Robert Chadwick (engineer), James Murphy (engineer), Robert Schradermeier (engineer), Ray Kemper (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects). 55 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59409. Gunsmoke. June 13, 1953. CBS net. "Spring Term". Sustaining. After an innocent man is killed right on Front Street, Matt figures out that he is the target of a killer hired by Danch, a man with no ear. Danch had sworn to kill Dillon. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 15, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Georgia Ellis, Roy Rowan (announcer). 30:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16782. Crime Classics. June 29, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Checkered Life and Sudden Death Of Colonel James Fisk, Jr.". An excellent story about the rivalry between two wealthy New Yorkers in 1872 and the beautiful widow, beloved of both. See cat. #65750 for a network version of this broadcast. Lou Merrill (host), Mary Jane Croft, William Johnstone, Harry Bartell, Paula Winslowe, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Bernard Herrmann (composer, conductor), Morton Fine (wrtier), David Friedkin (writer), Charles Calvert, Martha Wentworth, Steve Roberts, Bob Lemond (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65750. Crime Classics. June 29, 1953. NBC net. "The Checkered Life and Sudden Death Of Colonel James Fisk, Jr.". Sustaining. An excellent story about the rivalry between two wealthy New Yorkers in 1872 and the beautiful widow, beloved of both. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #16782. Lou Merrill (host), Mary Jane Croft, William Johnstone, Harry Bartell, Paula Winslowe, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Bernard Herrmann (composer, conductor), Charles Calvert, Martha Wentworth, Steve Roberts, Bob Lemond (announcer), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer). 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

43006. Rogers Of The Gazette. July 3, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. Jimmy Reynolds, a poor teen-ager, has been arrested for drunkenness. Will tries to keep Jimmy from being made an "example." The program was broadcast July 15, 1953. Rehearsal or unedited tape, no music cues. See cat. #65177 for the program as broadcast. Will Rogers Jr., Kathleen Hite (writer), Georgia Ellis, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John McGovern, Tom McKee, Constance Crowder, Norman Macdonnell (producer, transcriber), Bob Lemond (announcer). 27:18. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

52380. Gunsmoke. July 11, 1953. CBS net. "Grass". Sustaining. The program is delayed for a news bulletin from Korea read by Robert Pierrepoint. Harry Pope is sure there are Indians sneaking around his farm at night. After shooting an "Indian," it turns out to have been a cowboy trying to get him to leave his land. The script was used again on the program of August 25, 1957 (see cat. #52140) and on the Gunsmoke television series on November 29, 1958. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Robert Pierpoint. 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

7251. The Lux Radio Theatre. July 13, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Physician In Spite Of Himself". The classic (and funny) comedy about a woodcutter who suddenly finds himself a doctor, with a beautiful patient and a strange malady. AFRS program name: "The Hollywood Radio Theatre." Robert Young, Don Wilson (announcer, host), Earl Towner (music director), Parley Baer (narrator), Shirley Mitchell, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Edgar Barrier, Moliere (author), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Frank Paris (assistant producer/director), Ray Kemper (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects). 55 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

65177. Rogers Of The Gazette. July 15, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. Jimmy Reynolds, a poor teen-ager, has been arrested for drunkeness. Will tries to keep Jimmy from being made an "example." See cat. #43006 for a rehearsal recording or unedited tape of this program. Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, John McGovern, Tom McKee, Constance Crowder, Kathleen Hite (writer), Bob Lemond (announcer), Rene Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, transcriber), Will Rogers Jr., Lawrence Dobkin. 30:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52375. Gunsmoke. July 25, 1953. CBS net. "Hickok". Sustaining. Wild Bill Hickok sends a telegram to Marshal Dillon, warning him that two killers named Teeters and Gridler are coming to Dodge. Wild Bill asks Dillon to keep them in Dodge, but not to arrest them! William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, John Dehner, John McIntire, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Du Val, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Roy Rowan (announcer). 30:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61537. Rogers Of The Gazette. July 30, 1953. 29. Sustaining. This is either a rehearsal or unedited tape. The director can be heard calling for retakes. Bud Taylor is in trouble with the law, due to his father's attitude towards him. No music cues are heard. See cat. #43009 for a broadcast version of this program. Will Rogers Jr., Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, John Dehner, Joseph Kearns, Les Crutchfield (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Peter Rankin. 30:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

51385. Broadway Is My Beat. August 1, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. Phillip Tyler is found shot in the back. Tyler was married, but has a strange relationship with Ann Martin. Larry Thor, Charles Calvert, Jack Kruschen, Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Alexander Courage (composer, conductor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Bill Anders (announcer), Charlotte Lawrence, Mary Shipp, Harry Bartell, Lou Merrill, Ben Wright. 30:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40397. Gunsmoke. August 8, 1953. CBS net. "Sky". Sustaining. Network version, quality upgrade of cat. #17345, but no music transitions. Frogmouth Kate has been killed and the obvious suspect has left town in a panic. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series February 14, 1959. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Tom Tully, Harry Bartell, Paul Dubov, Helen Kleeb, James Nusser, John Meston (writer). 31 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61461. Gunsmoke. August 15, 1953. CBS net. "Moon". Sustaining. Unedited tape, without music cues. Vint James loses $750 to Charlie Brewer at his blackjack table. Vint uses his girlfriend to lure Charlie out in the alley, where he's murdered and his money stolen. The script was used on the Gunsmopke television series on May 11, 1957. Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Vivi Janis, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, William Conrad, John Meston (writer). 26:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

40378. Gunsmoke. August 22, 1953. CBS net. "Gone Straight". Sustaining. Marshal Dillon and Chester ride to Tascosa to bring back Dave Shaw, a gunman trying to go straight. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series February 9, 1957. William Conrad, John Dehner, Tom Tully, Howard McNear, Helen Kleeb, James Nusser, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Paul Dubov, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 30:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10494. The Lux Radio Theatre. August 24, 1953. Program #88. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Affairs Of Susan". An insane bedroom comedy about a sweet young thing who falls in love with everyone she meets. AFRS program name: "Hollywood Radio Theatre." The program was produced subsequently on The Lux Radio Theatre on June 7, 1955. Anne Baxter, Don Wilson (announcer, host), Lawrence Dobkin, John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lois Corbett (doubles), Michael Ann Barrett, Jack Kruschen, Junius Matthews, Georgia Ellis (doubles), Eleanor Tanin, Parley Baer (doubles), Thomas Monroe (screenwriter), Laszlo Gorog (screenwriter), Richard Flournoy (screenwriter). 55 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43011. Rogers Of The Gazette. August 26, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. A journalism student from the big city, a lady journalism student at that, comes to Illyria and the country paper will never be the same! Anne Morrison, Edgar Barrier, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Karen Steel, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 29:48. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

17305. Gunsmoke. August 29, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Jesse". Jesse Pruitt comes to Dodge with his evil friend "Staph," in search of the man who killed his father. The last program of the show's first season. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series October 19, 1957. See cat. #40384 for a network, quality upgrade version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Sam Edwards, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Georgia Ellis. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

40384. Gunsmoke. August 29, 1953. CBS net. "Jesse". Sustaining. Network version, quality upgrade version of cat. #17305. Jesse Pruitt comes to Dodge with his evil friend "Staph," in search of the man who killed his father. The last program of the show's first season. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series October 19, 1957. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Sam Edwards, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10495. The Lux Radio Theatre. August 31, 1953. Program #89. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "One Last September". The last show of the "summer season." A woman returns home to her family to find everyone has changed, herself most of all. AFRS program name: "Hollywood Radio Theatre." Claire Trevor, Ken Carpenter (announcer, host), Earl Towner (music director), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Shirley Mitchell, Georgia Ellis (doubles), Jeanine Roos (doubles), Kathleen Hite (author), Marshall King (engineer), Paul Smith (engineer), Robert Schradermeier (engineer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Frank Paris (assistant producer/director). 55 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61285. Dragnet. September 1, 1953. Program #211. NBC net. "The Big Bob". Commercials deleted. A robber has held up a check cashing service of $1500. After several more robberies, one of his victims is killed during the crime. The program closing has been deleted after the credits. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Walter Schumann (music), Hal Gibney (announcer), Victor Rodman, John Robinson (writer), Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell. 27:07. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

4559. Gunsmoke. September 5, 1953. CBS net. "The Sutler". Sustaining. The Marshal breaks up a ring stealing rifles from the Army, even though the Commanding Officer doesn't believe him. The first program of the show's second season. Network version of cat. #17311. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, James Nusser, Juli Conger, John Meston (writer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17311. Gunsmoke. September 5, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sutler". Mr. Jonas, the sutler at the army post, is about to lose his job, because of the Major and the sutler's assistant. See cat. #4559 for a network version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, James Nusser, Juli Conger, John Meston (writer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78766. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. September 13, 1953. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Sam Houston". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The story of the 1836 defeat of the settlers of early Texas territory. The first show of the season. Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), Bill Gay (producer, director, billed as "William Gay"), James Poe (writer), John Dehner, Margaret Brayton, Dick Beals, Herb Butterfield, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Ted de Corsia, Parley Baer, William Johnstone, Roy Glenn. 29:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78563. Stars Over Hollywood. September 19, 1953. CBS net. "The Bridge". Sponsored by: Carnation Milk. Lionel Barrymore, Art Ballinger (host), Virginia Bruce (promoting next week's program), Leonard St. Clair (writer), Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Eve McVey, George Neise, Don Clark (director, transcriber). 30:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5889. The Six-Shooter. September 20, 1953. Program #1. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Jenny". An excellent western about an ugly woman and a dying killer. See cat. #59379 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Jimmy Stewart, Frank Burt (creator), Basil Adlam (music director), Jack Johnstone (production supervisor), Hal Gibney (announcer), D. J. Thompson, Harry Bartell, Jess Kirkpatrick, George Neise. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59379. The Six-Shooter. September 20, 1953. NBC net. "Jenny". Sponsored by: Coleman Home Heaters. Britt Ponset finds a wounded man in the desert and brings him to Jenny Garber to nurse him back to health. No man seems to think much of Jenny. A moving, well-written story. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #5889. Jimmy Stewart, Frank Burt (creator, writer), D. J. Thompson, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), Hal Gibney (announcer), Basil Adlam (music), Jess Kirkpatrick, George Neise. 29:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22806. Rogers Of The Gazette. September 23, 1953. CBS net. "Henderson's Story". Sustaining. There's a fertilizer sale going on during "Farmer's Day" in Illyria, and some modern merchandising methods are in order. Bob Lemond (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, James Henderson (writer), Joe Cranston, John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Pierre Garriguenc (composer), Vic Perrin, Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 28:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78767. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. September 27, 1953. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Marcus Whitman". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The true story of the frontier doctor who fought his way from Oregon to Washington, D. C. Next week's program is announced as being about Mary Ann Vickerdyke, a Civil War heroine, but the script is not heard the following week. Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), Bill Gay (prodcuer, director, billed as "William Gay"), Wilbur James (writer), John Stevenson, Charlotte Lawrence, Alistair Duncan, Lawrence Dobkin, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Tony Barrett, Parley Baer, Herb Butterfield. 29:22. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40379. Gunsmoke. October 3, 1953. CBS net. "How To Kill A Friend". Sponsored by: Post Cereals (singing jingles). Two gamblers being run out of town by Marshal Dillon hire and old friend of Dillon's, Toque Morlan, to kill him! The script was used on the Gunsmoke series on March 20, 1954 with a different title (see cat. #53158), with the same title on May 5, 1957 (see cat. #62396), and on the Gunsmoke television series on November 22, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, Ken Peters (announcer), Win Elliot (announcer), John Meston (writer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47090. Dragnet. October 6, 1953. Program #216. NBC net. "The Big Little Mother". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, Fatima. "The Little Mother" has been forging charge slips in department stores for the last six years. The Chesterfield commercials make health claims for the product. Ben Alexander, George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Jack Webb, John Robinson (writer), Joyce McCluskey, Victor Rodman, Walter Schumann (conductor), Bud Tollefson (sound effects), Wayne Kenworthy (sound effects), William H. Parker (police consultant), Jack Donahoe (technical advisor), Marty Wynn (technical advisor), Van Spracer (technical advisor), Harry Bartell. 29:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

4560. Gunsmoke. October 10, 1953. CBS net. "How To Die For Nothing". Sponsored by: Sugar Crinkles, Post Toasties. After Marshal Dillon shoots a drunken cowboy, his brother swears to shoot him in the back. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on June 23, 1956, and used again on radio May 10, 1958 (see cat. #52114). Credits are the same for both broadcasts of this script, except the 1958 show credits Jack Moyles and does not credit John Dehner! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (writer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5607. Suspense. October 12, 1953. Program #458. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Shot". A well-written story about an "affair of honor" during the Confederacy. See cat. #9298 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The story was subsequently produced on "Suspense" on December 2, 1954 (see cat. #75794). Van Heflin, Harry Bartell, James Eagles, Jack Edwards, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Jack Webb, Larry Thor (announcer), Alexander Pushkin (author), E. Jack Neuman (adaptor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

9298. Suspense. October 12, 1953. CBS net. "The Shot". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A well-written story about an "affair of honor" during the Confederacy. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #5607. The story was subsequently produced on "Suspense" on December 2, 1954 (see also cat. #75794). Van Heflin, Harry Bartell, James Eagles, Jack Edwards, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Jack Webb, Larry Thor (announcer), Alexander Pushkin (author), E. Jack Neuman (adaptor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40311. Wild Bill Hickok. October 16, 1953. Program #175. Mutual net. "Aunt Sarah's Gunfight". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Rice Krispies. Jungles' Aunt Sarah has just bought the hotel in Red Dog, which is filled with lots of bad guys. The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, David Hire (producer), Richard Aurandt (music), Paul Pierce (writer, director), Monty Margetts, Harry Bartell, Hal Girard. 25:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

78770. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. October 18, 1953. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Joseph McCoy". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The story of the man who found a way to get beef from the Southwest to the Northeast, and contributed to the growth of Kansas City. Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), Dwight Eisenhower (by recording, an address to The Future Farmers Of America), Bill Gay (producer, director, billed as "William Gay"), Wilbur James (writer), Tex Ritter (singing, "The Old Chisolm Trail"), Raymond Burr, John Dehner, William Conrad, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Edwards. 29:16. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73758. Crime Classics. October 21, 1953. CBS net. "Billy Bonney, Bloodletter: Also Known As 'The Kid'". Sustaining. The story of the very violent life of young William Bonney. William Conrad (as Pat Garrett) plays the entire first scene by grunting six times. Lou Merrill (host), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Bernard Herrmann (composer, conductor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), William Conrad, Sam Edwards, Jane Webb, Dick Beals, Frederick Shields, Bob Lemond (announcer), Clayton Post, Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43015. Rogers Of The Gazette. October 22, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. No one has entered any dishes in the "Food Division" at the Illyria County Fair, because one woman is always the winner! The composer is announced as "Pierre" Garagank (in error). Anne Morrison, George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 30:07. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

70628. Family Theatre. October 28, 1953. Mutual net. "A Fine Wedding For Angelita". Sustaining. A Mexican wedding is threatened when the father of the bride confuses two envelopes to pay for the flowers. The program opening is upcut. Maureen O'Sullivan (hostess), J. Carrol Naish, Ricky Vera, Virginia Gregg, Lillian Buyeff, Ralph Moody, Harry Hamilton (author), Lew X. Landsworth (director, transcriber), Tony La Frano (announcer), Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Wilson Bauer (adaptor), Dorothy Millard Brown (adaptor), Harry Zimmerman (composer, conductor). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

51551. Suspense. November 2, 1953. CBS net. "Ordeal In Donner Pass". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. A docu/drama about the pioneers of a wagon train that became trapped atop a mountain pass for five months and slowly starved to death. Grim listening. Edmond O'Brien, Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Arthur Ross (writer), Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Paula Winslowe, Mary Lansing, John Dehner, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Charlotte Lawrence, Joseph Kearns, Larry Thor (announcer), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Ken Christy (commercial spokesman). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47094. Dragnet. November 3, 1953. Program #220. NBC net. "The Big Rain". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, Fatima. Cecil Johnson is suspected of beating Grace Dillon, her husband however had been heard threatening her life. The Chesterfield commercials contain health claims for the product. Ben Alexander, Ben Hogan (Chesterfield testimonial), George Fenneman (announcer), Hal Gibney (host), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Jack Webb, John Robinson (writer), Vivi Janis, Walter Schumann (conductor). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43018. Rogers Of The Gazette. November 11, 1953. CBS net. Sustaining. Who is Abe Lincoln, and why is he interested in the Illyria town clerk? Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Helen Kleeb, John Dehner, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 30:19. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

65604. Wild Bill Hickok. November 13, 1953. Program #183. Mutual net. "Pedro The Poet". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Rice Krispies (Orange Bowl contest), Kellogg's Variety Pak. Pedro delivers the message..."Black Barney's back!" Sure enough, it never fails, the bad men always go to jails! The system cue is added live. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (writer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Harry Bartell, Frank Gerstle, Hal Girard, Dusty Walker. 25:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

78905. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. November 15, 1953. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "William Newton Byers". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The story of Colorado's "Two-Gun Journalist." Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), Bill Gay (producer, director, billed as "William Gay"), James Poe (writer), William Johnstone, Charlotte Lawrence, William Conrad, Lawrence Dobkin, Hal March, Tom Tully, Harry Bartell. 28:41. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

41945. Gunsmoke. November 28, 1953. CBS net. "Kick Me". Sponsored by: Post Toasties, Sugar Krinkles. An Indian scout named Tobile vows to kill the two white men who played a cruel practical joke on him, and who have insulted his honor. The script was used on the program again on October 19, 1958 (see cat. #62399) and on the Gunsmoke television series on January 26, 1957. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Frank Gerstle, Ken Peters (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ralph Moody, Byron Kane, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer). 24:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46736. Gunsmoke. December 5, 1953. CBS net. "The Lamb". Sponsored by: Post Sugar Rice Crinkles, Post Toasties. Lew Madellon is the fastest gunfighter in Colorado Territory. When he comes to Dodge, so does Ab Fisher. Surprise ending. The program is followed by, "Sanka Salutes." Tributes to Tibor Rubin, an Hungarian who became a U. S. citizen, Colonel Frank Pancake and the city of Chicago. William Conrad, Ken Peters (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (director), Vic Perrin, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Win Elliot ("Sanka Salutes"), John Meston (writer). 29:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78908. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. December 6, 1953. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Major Charles Yeager". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The story of how Major Yeager broke the sound barrier. Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), Bill Gay (producer, director, billed as "William Gay"), Chuck Yeager (after drama guest), E. Jack Neuman (writer), Lamont Johnson, Raymond Burr, Jack Edwards, Sam Edwards, Byron Kane, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin. 28:34. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

17324. Gunsmoke. December 19, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Big Girl Lost". Laura Simmons, who works with Kitty in the Long Horn, is visited by her ex-fiance from Philadelphia...and who wants to take her back! See cat. #61542 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The story was subsequently produced on the show on September 21, 1958 (see cat. #62398) The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 20, 1957. Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (writer), William Conrad, Parley Baer, Joyce McCluskey, Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ken Peters (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61542. Gunsmoke. December 19, 1953. CBS net. "Big Girl Lost". Sponsored by: Post Sugar Crinkles. Laura Simmons, who works for Kitty in the Long Horn, is visited by her ex-fiance from Philadelphia...and who wants to take her back. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17324. The story was subsequently produced on the program on September 21, 1958 (see cat. #62398). The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 20, 1957. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (writer), Joyce McCluskey. 24:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

72653. Suspense. December 21, 1953. CBS net. "'Twas The Night Before Christmas". Sponsored by: Auto-Lite. The parents of a little girl aren't coming back for Christmas. They were on a plane reported missing over the Atlantic. A well-written story, good radio. The story was previously produced on "Suspense" on "December 24, 1951. Greer Garson, Harry Bartell, Herb Butterfield, Charles Calvert, John Ramsay Hill, Joseph Kearns, Mary Lansing, Howard McNear, Sidney Miller, Irene Tedrow, Anne Whitfield, Larry Thor (announcer), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Harlow Wilcox (commercial spokesman), Lud Gluskin (conductor(, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Roger Wagner (choral director), John McGovern. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59408. Gunsmoke. December 26, 1953. CBS net. "The Guitar". Sponsored by: Post Sugar Crinkles, Post Toasties. Simple-minded Weeb Pendle comes to Dodge riding on a mule. He's promptly picked on by bullies. The script was used again on this series March 9, 1958 and on the Gunsmoke television series on July 21, 1956. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Al Hendrickson (guitarist), Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ken Peters (announcer). 24:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

23199. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. January 3, 1954. CBS net. "The True Story Of Tom Mix". Sponsored by: Hallmark Cards. A good Western yarn about the time Tom Mix stayed awake for four days during a blizzard to capture two murderers. Lionel Barrymore (host), John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Jack Edwards, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Clark Gable, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, William Boyd, Will Rogers Jr., Mrs. Tom Mix, Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), Wilbur James (writer). 28:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

43126. Rogers Of The Gazette. January 6, 1954. CBS net. Sustaining. Will Rogers, the poetry critic? An eighteen year old writer has definite ideas...non-literary! Eleanor Tanin, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Irene Tedrow, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 30:04. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78912. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. January 10, 1954. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "William Allen White". Sponsored by: Hallmark. Edward Arnold, Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), James Poe (writer), Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Gloria McMillan, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell. 28:28. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

43127. Rogers Of The Gazette. January 13, 1954. CBS net. Sustaining. What's happening in Illyria? No one is willing to tell Will, and he can't even place a phone call out of town! Eve McVeagh, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Kathleen Hite (writer), Michael Ann Barrett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Vic Perrin, Wilbur Hatch (music), Will Rogers Jr.. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78567. Stars Over Hollywood. January 23, 1954. CBS net. "Skin Deep". Sponsored by: Carnation Milk. Marilyn Erskine, Art Ballinger (host), Arlene Dahl (promoting next week's program), Roderick Peterson (writer), Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Marvin Miller, Eve McVey, Don Clark (director). 30:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52386. Gunsmoke. January 30, 1954. CBS net. "Gun Smuggler". Sustaining. The Pawnees have killed a family of homesteaders using guns smuggled to them by a white man. Marshal Dillon, Chester and an Indian scout track the Indians, hoping to find the white gun smuggler. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 27, 1958. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Jack Edwards, Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Howard McNear, George Walsh (announcer), John Meston (writer). 24:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59605. The Six-Shooter. January 31, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. Britt shoots Ace Tressler when Ace tries to steal Britt's horse. Britt promises him that he'll get medical treatment for Ace and not let him get lynched. Jimmy Stewart, Basil Adlam (music), Jack Johnstone (director), Frank Burt (creator, writer), Howard McNear, Robert Griffin, Forrest Lewis, John Wald (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lamont Johnson. 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

66296. Crime Classics. February 10, 1954. CBS net. "Twenty Three Knives Against Caesar". Sustaining. Hail Caesar...from a "Crime Classics" point of view. Lou Merrill (host), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Edgar Barrier, Hy Averback, Marvin Miller, Harry Bartell, Bob Lemond (announcer), Bernard Herrmann (composer, conductor), Elliott Lewis (producer, director), Lou Krugman, Irene Tedrow, Betty Harford. 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40539. Stars Over Hollywood. February 20, 1954. CBS net. "Grand Gesture". Sponsored by: Carnation Milk. A mysoginistic diner counterman becomes engaged to a nurse, so her dying mother will be pleased. Debbie Reynolds, Harry Bartell, Joe Forte, Myra Marsh, Joe Edwards, Art Ballinger (host), Rosemary De Camp. 30:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78660. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. February 21, 1954. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Simon Bolivar". Sponsored by: Hallmark. Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), Robert H. Nolan (writer), Jose Baroso (guitar), Jerry Goldsmith (composer), Charlotte Lawrence, Lamont Johnson, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Jack Kruschen, Tony Barrett. 29:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

53152. Gunsmoke. March 6, 1954. CBS net. "The Gentleman". Sustaining. A Philadelphia gambler named Marcus France is in love with Mavis McLeod, and heading for a showdown with a bully named Tiller Evans. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on June 7, 1958. Eleanor Tanin, George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), William Conrad. 25:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61474. Wild Bill Hickok. March 12, 1954. Program #217. Mutual net. "Guns Across The Border". Sponsored by: Kellogg's Rice Krispies, Kellogg's Variety Pack. Wild Bill and Jingles go south of the border to stop a gang of smugglers trafficking in smuggled army guns. The system cue is added locally. Guy Madison, Andy Devine, Charles Lyon (announcer), David Hire (producer), Paul Pierce (writer, director), Richard Aurandt (music), Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Charlie Lung. 25:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

53157. Gunsmoke. March 13, 1954. CBS net. "Confederate Money". Sustaining. Neil Butler is fired by his boss Fate Ender when Lee Shin comes to town. Fate is bushwacked and wounded. He swears to get Neil for the crime. Barney Phillips, George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jimmy Ogg, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Vic Perrin, William Conrad. 24:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47011. Escape. March 25, 1954. CBS net. "The Second Shot". Sustaining. A hot-headed young officer has challenged five of his fellow cadets to a duel and has won them all. He then finds a very good reason to challenge his commanding officer to yet another duel...with surprising results. Alexandre Dumas (author), Les Crutchfield (adaptor), John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Jack Kruschen, Lou Krugman, Ellen Morgan, Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor). 29:37. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

53161. Gunsmoke. March 27, 1954. CBS net. "Blood Money". Sustaining. Joe Harp is a likeable fellow who turns out to have a price on his head. Harry Speener has been helped by Joe, but isn't very grateful. The script was used again on the program on March 6, 1960 (cat. #62623) and on the Gunsmoke television series on September 28, 1957. William Conrad, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, John Dehner, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (director), John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear. 24:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78665. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. March 28, 1954. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Russell Conwell". Sponsored by: Hallmark. Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Jack Edwards, Barney Phillips, Sam Edwards, William Oyler (?), Dick Powell, Lionel Barrymore (host). 29:18. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

53162. Gunsmoke. April 3, 1954. CBS net. "Mr. and Mrs. Amber". Sustaining. After Neil Amber is caught stealing seeds from the General Store, Pete Fletcher (a wealthy rancher), accuses Amber's wife of stealing one of his calves. The script was used again on February 21, 1960 (see cat. #52930) and the Gunsmoke television series on August 4, 1956. William Conrad, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Ralph Moody, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Helen Kleeb, Frances Drew, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 24:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

89101. Meet Mr. McNutley. April 15, 1954. CBS net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The program is also known as, "The General Electric Comedy Theatre" and "The Ray Milland Show." The music cues are not included. Professor McNutley suggests an advertising campaign to increase enrolment at Lyndhaven College. Ray buys a parakeet and wonders whether it's a boy or girl. He gets an egg and a clue. A Revue production, the script was adapted from the television show. Ray Milland, Phyllis Avery, Gordon Jones, Del Sharbutt (announcer), Joe Connelly (creator, writer), Bob Mosher (creator, creator), Verna Felton, Leonard St. Clair (adaptor), Joe Rines (director), Stuffy Singer, Harry Bartell, Ray Ehrlenborn. 28:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

59984. The Six-Shooter. April 22, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. Clerk Sid Tucker has been shot. He identifies Johnny Stringer as the killer. The trail leads to the cabin of a beautiful senorita. Jimmy Stewart, Basil Adlam (music), Jack Johnstone (director), Frank Burt (writer, creator), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Parley Baer, John Wald (announcer), Joel Cranston. 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78915. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. April 25, 1954. CBS net, KMBC, Kansas City aircheck. "Antonio Stradivarius". Sponsored by: Hallmark (the winners of the essay contest are announced). Lionel Barrymore (host), Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), Morton Fine (writer), David Friedkin (writer), Jay Novello, Betty Harford, Edgar Barrier, Lou Krugman, Harry Bartell, Jeffrey Silver, Sammy Ogg, Israel Baker (violinist), Jerry Goldsmith (composer). 28:45. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

47829. Gunsmoke. May 1, 1954. CBS net. "Cara". Sustaining. Ben Tolliver and his gang are coming to Dodge to rob the bank. Marshal Dillon suspects his old girlfriend Cara is a member of the gang. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on July 28, 1956. George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jill Jarmyn, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Vic Perrin, William Conrad. 25:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17452. The Six-Shooter. May 6, 1954. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. A good story about a mail-order bride from Sweden who arrives to find her pen-pal groom about to be hanged for murder. Harry Bartell is billed as Harry "Killer" Bartell. See cat. #59986 for a network version of this broadcast. Jimmy Stewart, Jack Johnstone (director), Basil Adlam (music), Lillian Buyeff, Lou Merrill, Harry Bartell, William Johnstone, Frank Burt (writer), Hal Gibney (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59986. The Six-Shooter. May 6, 1954. NBC net. Sustaining. A good story about a mail-order bride from Sweden who arrives to find her pen-pal groom about to be hanged for murder. Harry Bartell is billed as Harry "Killer" Bartell. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17452. Jimmy Stewart, Harry Bartell, Hal Gibney (announcer), Basil Adlam (music), Lillian Buyeff, Lou Merrill, William Johnstone, Frank Burt (writer), Jack Johnstone (director). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53153. Gunsmoke. May 15, 1954. CBS net. "The Indian Horse". Sustaining. Obnoxious Lieutenant Flagg wins a horse race against Sy Pilcher, old Howling Dog is another matter however. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, Paul Savage, John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (writer, director), Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 24:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47833. Gunsmoke. June 19, 1954. CBS net. "Going Bad". Sustaining. Young Dave Robbins meets up with a "hard case." He's Luke Quiller and sure enough, murder follows upon murder! Edmund Penny, George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Sam Edwards, Vivi Janis, William Conrad, Roy Rowan (announcer). 25:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

13231. Escape. June 24, 1954. CBS net. "Judgment Day At Crippled Deer". Sustaining. An excellent story about a cabin in the Yukon just before a winter blizzard strikes and the "justice" of the folks within. Good radio! Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Les Crutchfield (writer), Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell, Lou Krugman, Clayton Post, James Nusser. 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47835. Gunsmoke. July 3, 1954. CBS net. "Word Of Honor". Sustaining. After treating a wounded man, Doc gives his word of honor not to reveal the identities or hiding place of his criminal patients. The same script as cat #39962 (January 10, 1953) and #47826 (July 7, 1957). The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 1, 1955. William Conrad, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 24:57. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

4563. Gunsmoke. July 5, 1954. CBS net. "Hack Prine". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M Cigarettes. A professional gunman, who is an old friend of Marshal Dillon's, is hired by a coward and an enemy of Dillon's to gun down the Marshall. The first show sponsored by Chesterfield. The script was used as the pilot of the Gunsmoke television series and was used as the program of April 28, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17340. Gunsmoke. July 12, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Texas Cowboys". Marshal Dillon threatens to close down Front Street to a Texas trail gang, unless they turn over a murderer to him. Sam Peoples is nominated to hang for the crime. See cat. #61544 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 5, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

84166. San Francisco Final. July 26, 1954. Commercials deleted. "Mike Rivera" of the San Francisco Chronicle tracks down a puzzling story about two fighting Chinamen. The show is well-written and produced. Jeff Chandler, Harry Bartell, Jerry Hausner, Olan Soule, Lillian Buyeff, Virginia Gregg, Herb Butterfield, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Tony Barrett, Michael Meshikov (? producer), David Friedkin (writer, director), Morton Fine (writer, director), Walter Schumann (composer, conductor), Nathan Scott (arranger), Raoul Murphy (engineer), Bud Tollefson (sound), Wayne Kendall (sound). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

17344. Gunsmoke. August 2, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "No Indians". Matt commits cold blooded murder four times to kill off members of a gang scalping settlers and blaming the Pawnees. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 8, 1956. See cat. #54828 for a network, quality upgrade version of this broadcast. The story was repeated on March 26, 1961. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

54828. Gunsmoke. August 2, 1954. CBS net. "No Indians". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Matt commits cold blooded murder four times to kill off members of a gang who are scalping settlers and blaming the Pawnees. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 8, 1956. This is a quality upgrade, network version of cat. #17344. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

54830. Gunsmoke. August 16, 1954. CBS net. "Mavis McCloud". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Young and beautiful Mavis arrives in Dodge looking for a husband. Finding one in a short time, her troubles are just beginning, and so are Marshal Dillon's! The script was used again on August 9, 1959 (see cat. #52152) and also used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 26, 1957. George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), John Dehner, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), William Conrad, George Walsh (announcer), Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Harry Bartell, Eleanor Tanin, Sam Edwards. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

44974. Escape. September 4, 1954. CBS net. "The Boiling Sea". Sustaining. A good story about a "Victory Ship" returning home after the war, trapped in the caldera of a newly active volcano rising from the sea! Bill Anders (announcer), Clayton Post, David Friedkin (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Herb Butterfield, Herb Ellis, Jack Moyles, Jim Hayward, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Morton Fine (producer, director), Ted de Corsia, Tony Barrett, Vincent McHugh (author), John Dunkel (adaptor). 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17341. Gunsmoke. September 13, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Dooley Surrenders". A buffalo skinner named Emmett Dooley confesses to Marshal Dillon that he's killed a man, but Matt has a good reason for refusing to put him in jail. See cat. #54834 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 8, 1958. Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, William Conrad, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

54834. Gunsmoke. September 13, 1954. CBS net. "Dooley Surrenders". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. A buffalo skinner named Emmett Dooley confesses to Marshal Dillon that he's killed a man, but Matt has a good reason for refusing to put him in jail. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17341. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 8, 1958. William Conrad, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, George Walsh (announcer). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

54832. Gunsmoke. October 2, 1954. CBS net. "Matt Gets It". Sponsored by: L & M. Dan Grat comes to Dodge on the lam from Amarillo. After shooting the sheriff of Amarillo, he faces Marshal Dillon in a gunfight...and shoots him down! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 10, 1956. A good story! William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), Vic Perrin, Paul Dubov, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24234. Suspense. October 7, 1954. CBS net. "Chicken Feed". Sustaining. For want of a nickel, a great deal was almost lost. The story was produced on "Suspense" previously on September 8, 1949 (see cat. #4381) and subsequently on April 21, 1957 (see cat. #76598). Clayton Post, Edgar Barrier, Eleanor Tanin, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, James Nusser, Larry Thor, Lawrence Goldman (adaptor), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Michael Ann Barrett, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Guy Bolton (author), Larry Thor (announcer). 24:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

105822. Romance. October 9, 1954. CBS net. "Pawhuska". Sustaining. The owner of a hotel in a small town in Oklahoma hires Miss Gail Smith from Kansas City, to run his business. He gets more than he bargains for. The program uses transition music that was adopted 2 years later by the program, "Fort Laramie" as the theme song. John Dehner, Joyce McCluskey, John Bedillio (? writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Hett Manheim (editorial supervisor), Vic Perrin, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Lou Krugman, Hugh Douglas (announcer). 24:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

54835. Gunsmoke. October 23, 1954. CBS net. "Ma Tennis". Sponsored by: L & M. After Andy Tennis kills an unarmed man and is arrested by Marshal Dillon, Ma Tennis comes to town...with her shotgun! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on February 1, 1958. Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Virginia Gregg, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Lee Millar Jr., Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Howard McNear, Parley Baer, George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (director), William Conrad. 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

96243. Romance. October 30, 1954. CBS net. "Development In Portugal". Sustaining. The show uses, "April In Portugal" as transition music. A very special new type of reporter arrives in Lisbon. Kathleen Hite (writer), Hy Averback, Jeanne Bates, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Hett Manheim (editorial supervisor), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Harry Bartell (narrator), Ben Wright, Nestor Paiva, Fritz Feld. 24:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

51235. Dragnet. November 2, 1954. Program #272. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Big Locker". James Fedder tries to pawn an expensive emerald ring and is later tied to a jewelry robbery when the gems are found in a locker in a bus station. Jack Webb, Ben Alexander, Herb Ellis, Georgia Ellis, Walter Schumann (music), Hal Gibney (announcer), Harry Bartell, John Robinson (writer), Earl Schlay (writer). 25:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52384. Gunsmoke. November 6, 1954. CBS net. "Smoking Out Of The Beedles". Sponsored by: L & M. Jim Beedle and his wife refuse to leave their forty acres. They claim they bought it from Pat Clay, but can't prove it. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 5, 1955. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Joe Cranston, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59855. Gunsmoke. November 27, 1954. CBS net. "Cooter". Sponsored by: L & M. Kitty mentions that she plans on staying at the Long Branch "for a while.' Ben Sisle uses a hired gun and then simple-minded Cooter Smith to be his bodyguard. The script was soon on the Gunsmoke television series on May 12, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78925. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. December 5, 1954. CBS net. "Wyatt Earp". Sponsored by: Hallmark. Edward Arnold (host), Frank Goss (announcer), William Conrad, William Froug (producer, director), Frank Burt (writer), Parley Baer, Herb Vigran, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Paul Dubov, Paul Frees. 28:27. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

75795. Suspense. December 9, 1954. CBS net. "On A Country Road". Sustaining. A couple runs out of gas during a storm while "the crazy woman" is chopping off people's heads, somewhere out in the darkness. The script was previously produced on "Suspense" on January 4, 1954 (see cat. #51549) and subsequently on November 16, 1960 (see cat. #6040 and #69620) and on May 10, 1959 (see cat. #16451) and on "The Grip Of Terror" in 1977 (see cat. #43403). Helen Kleeb, Tom McKee, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Lud Gluskin (conductor), Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Walter Bazarr (writer), John Carroll. 24:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78928. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. December 26, 1954. CBS net. "J. Edgar Hoover". Sponsored by: Hallmark. Edward Arnold (host), Frank Goss (announcer), William Froug (producer, director), Robert Libbott (writer), Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Wendell Holmes, Vic Perrin, Frank Gerstle, Lou Krugman, Whitfield Connor, Herb Butterfield, Virginia Gregg, Roy Glenn. 28:59. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

54841. Gunsmoke. January 8, 1955. CBS net. "Robin Hood". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. The stage has been robbed by a gentleman, in the manner of Robin Hood. Was it Teddy Blue Fisher? The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on February 4, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Helen Kleeb, Joe Cranston, Frank Cady, Howard McNear, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 30:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61915. Suspense. January 13, 1955. CBS net. "Final Payment". Sustaining. Two old army buddies plan the perfect insurance fraud. Nothing can go wrong...right? Byron Kane, Lucien Moraweck (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Barney Phillips, Victor Rodman, John Lodge, Peter Leeds, Antony Ellis (produced, director), Vivi Janis, Phil Cole (writer), Richard George Pedicini (writer), Harry Bartell, Larry Thor (announcer). 24:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51590. Gunsmoke. January 22, 1955. CBS net. "Sins Of The Father". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfields. Big Dan Daggett is a big mountain man. His Kiowa wife is the daughter of Chief Yellow Horse and much hated in Dodge by some. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Lillian Buyeff, Clayton Post, Joseph Du Val, Georgia Ellis, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Howard McNear, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patters), George Walsh (announcer). 30:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

10894. Gunsmoke. February 5, 1955. CBS net, WMT, Cedar Rapids Iowa aircheck. "Cheyennes". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. The Cheyenne have gotten repeating rifles and are leaving the reservation for the warpath. A new army captain proves an added problem. The script was used on the Gunsmoke televison series on June 13, 1959. Both Georgia Ellis and Howard McNear play Indians instead of their usual roles of "Kitty" and "Doc!" William Conrad, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, John Meston (writer), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer), Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, George Walsh (announcer). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17299. Gunsmoke. February 19, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Poor Pearl". Willy Calhoun has come to Dodge to claim his bride Pearl...with a rifle! See cat. #61771 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 22, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 23:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61771. Gunsmoke. February 19, 1955. CBS net. "Poor Pearl". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Willy Calhoun had come to Dodge to claim his bride Pearl..with a rifle! This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17299. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 22, 1956. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, directo), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 30:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17300. Gunsmoke. February 26, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Crack-Up". Nate Springer, the gunman with nerves of ice, has come to Dodge to kill...but who? And what's wrong with his nerves? See cat. #61772 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 14, 1957. The AFRTS music fill has been deleted after the system cue. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 24:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61772. Gunsmoke. February 26, 1955. CBS net. "Crack-Up". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Nate Springer, the gunman with nerves of ice, has come to Dodg to kill...but who? And, what's wrong with his nerves? This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17300. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 14, 1957. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 30:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17302. Gunsmoke. March 12, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Trial". Judge Stokes has arrived in Dodge to dispense a most unusual brand of justice. A killing and $10,000 from a robbery are at stake. See cat. #61774 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was re-used on March 22, 1959 (see cat. #52180). The AFRTS music fill after the system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 24:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61774. Gunsmoke. March 12, 1955. CBS net. "The Trial". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Judge Stokes has atrrived in Dodge to dispense a most unusual brand of justice. A killing and $10,000 from a robbery are at stake. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17302. The script was subsequently produced on Gunsmoke on March 22, 1959 (see cat. #52180). The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 30:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

78776. The Hallmark Hall Of Fame. March 20, 1955. CBS net. "Dr. Lev Kowarski". Sponsored by: Hallmark. The true story of a French scientist who held the future of the atomic bomb in the back of a bakery truck! The famous scientist and an associate speak after the drama. Edward Arnold (host), Frank Goss (announcer), David Schoenbrun (from Paris), Hans Holbein (? from Paris), Lev Kowarski (from Paris), William Froug (producer, director, writer), William Conrad, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Sam Edwards, Herb Butterfield, Parley Baer, Virginia Gregg. 28:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17304. Gunsmoke. March 26, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Horse Deal". Charlie Deesha's horses have been stolen, and the thief is selling them all over Dodge. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 26, 1959. See cat. #61775 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Vic Perrin, Sam Edwards, Joe Cranston, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 24:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61775. Gunsmoke. March 26, 1955. CBS net. "Horse Deal". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Charlie Deesha's horses have been stolen, and the thief is elling them all over Dodge! This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17304. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on September 26, 1959. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Vic Perrin, Sam Edwards, Joe Cranston, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 30:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17294. Gunsmoke. April 9, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Skid Row". Ann Cabot comes to Dodge looking for Jack Schomer, who happens to be the town coward and drunk. See cat. #61776 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on February 23, 1957. The AFRTS music fill has been deleted after the system cue. Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer), William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Eleanor Tanin, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, John Meston (writer). 24:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

61776. Gunsmoke. April 9, 1955. CBS net. "Skid Row". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Ann Cabot comes to Dodge looking for Jack Schomer, who happens to be the town coward and drunk. Part of the last public service announcement and the system cue have been deleted. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17294. George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Eleanor Tanin, George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, John Meston (writer). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

16389. Suspense. April 12, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Lunch Kit". A worker is planning to blow up the factory in which he works and must leave before his bomb goes off. Circumstances keep slowing him down. The story was previously produced on "Suspense" on June 9, 1949 (see cat. #50706) and on "The Whistler" on October 23, 1944 (see cat. #47844). See cat. #76074 for a network version of this broadcast. Harry Bartell, Larry Marcus (writer), Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Du Val, Tom Hanley, Jerry Hausner, Barney Phillips, Victor Rodman, Antony Ellis (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Joe Cranston. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

76074. Suspense. April 12, 1955. CBS net. "Lunch Kit". Sustaining. A worker is planning to blow up the factory in which he works and must leave before his bomb blows up. Circumstances keep slowing him down. The story was previously produced on "Suspense" on June 9, 1949 (see cat. #50706) and on "The Whistler" on October 23, 1944 (see cat. #47844). This is a network version of cat. #16389. Harry Bartell, Larry Marcus (writer), Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Du Val, Tom Hanley, Jerry Hausner, Barney Phillips, Victor Rodman, Antony Ellis (producer, director), Larry Thor (announcer), Lucien Moraweck (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Joe Cranston. 24:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10893. Gunsmoke. May 14, 1955. CBS, WMT, Cedar Rapids aircheck. "Robber Bridegroom". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Franklin Reeves' fiancee is kidnapped off a stagecoach. The robber returns and surrenders for a strange reason. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 13, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Frank Gerstle, Jeanne Bates, Clayton Post, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17331. Gunsmoke. June 4, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Jealousy". A trouble-making Faro dealer named Lonnie Pike has his hand stabbed while dealing. He threatens to make trouble for Marshal Dillon. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on July 6, 1957. See cat. #51586 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Don Diamond, John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51586. Gunsmoke. June 4, 1955. CBS net. "Jealousy". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfields. A trouble-making Faro dealer named Lonnie Pike has his hand stabbed while dealing. He threatens to make trouble for Marshal Dillon. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on July 6, 1957. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17331. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Don Diamond, John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 30:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17323. Gunsmoke. June 25, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Army Trial". Jed Cook has deserted from the army to run off and marry Della Masters. See cat. #52567 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Bill James (sound patterns), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, James Nusser, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Vivi Janis, William Conrad, George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52567. Gunsmoke. June 25, 1955. CBS net. "The Army Trial". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Jed Cook has deserted from the army to run off and marry Della Masters. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17323. Bill James (sound patterns), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, James Nusser, Lawrence Dobkin, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Rex Koury (composer, performer), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Vivi Janis, William Conrad, George Walsh (announcer). 29:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88381. Suspense. June 28, 1955. CBS net. "The Holdout". The score is 11 to 1 in the jury room. Slowly, opinions start to charge. A good story! Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Paula Winslowe, Antony Ellis (producer, director), Rene Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor). 22:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

17326. Gunsmoke. July 9, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Uncle Oliver". Oliver and Viney Stang decide to get Chester's job, and the easiest way to do that is to shoot him...which is exactly what they do! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 25, 1957. See cat. #61888 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 26:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61888. Gunsmoke. July 9, 1955. CBS net. "Uncle Oliver". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Oliver and Viney Stang decide to get Chester's job, and the easiest way to do that is to shoot Chester...which is exactly what they do! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 25, 1957. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17326. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

8417. Romance. July 30, 1955. Program #63. CBS net. "Such A Wonderful Team". Sustaining. A man's business partner starts to supplant some of the functions of his wife. Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg. 25 minutes. Audio condition: High fidelity. Complete.

17337. Gunsmoke. August 20, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Indian Scout". Amos Cartwright is half-breed Comanche hated by both his tribe and the Whites...and with good reason! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 31, 1956. See cat. #61894 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Joseph Kearns, John Dunkel (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 25:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61894. Gunsmoke. August 20, 1955. CBS net. "Indian Scout". Sponsored by: L& M, Chesterfield. Amos Cartwright is a half breed Comanche hated by both his tribe and the whites...and with good reason! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 31, 1956. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17337. William Conrad announces that "Gunsmoke" is coming to televison in three weeks (Septemebr 10, 1955). The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Barney Phillips, Joseph Kearns, John Dunkel (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Harry Bartell, Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Bill James (sound pattern), George Walsh (announcer). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

83409. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 29, 1955. Program #5. CBS net. "The Trans-Pacific Matter". An audition recording, serial format, the end of the adventure. An attempted murder fails. The script is not the same as the John Lund audition. Gerald Mohr, E. Jack Neuman (writer), Gil Doud (writer), Jack Johnstone (director), Lillian Buyeff, Will Wright, Tony Barrett, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, George Walsh (announcer). 13:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17319. Gunsmoke. September 17, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Thoroughbreds". Jack Portas comes to Dodge, with two beautiful horses and a pocket full of money with which to buy friends. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 18, 1958. See cat. #61820 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 25:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61820. Gunsmoke. September 17, 1955. NBC net. "Thoroughbreds". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Jack Portas comes to Dodge, with two beautiful horses and a pocketful of money with which to buy friends. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 18, 1958. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17319. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Norman Macdonnell, Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Bill James (sound patterns, Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42144. Gunsmoke. September 24, 1955. CBS net. "Indian White". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Dennis Cullen, raised as a white boy but really an Indian, leaves to join the Cheyenne during an Indian uprising. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series October 27, 1956. The script was written by sound effects man Tom Hanley. Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Joseph Kearns, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Ralph Moody, Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Rex Koury (composer, performer), Sammy Ogg, Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Virginia Gregg, William Conrad. 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47876. Gunsmoke. October 16, 1955. CBS net. "Trouble In Kansas". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Jim Hoyt and his boss Jack Raven are Texans driving a herd to Dodge. En route, they're attacked by Jayhawkers, so Raven plans to kill him a few Kansans! The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), John Meston (writer), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Parley Baer, George Walsh (annjouncer). 25:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

59869. Gunsmoke. October 23, 1955. CBS net. "Brush At Elkader". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Ben Williams has been murdered by Lou Shippen. Matt has to travel to the very tough town of Elkader to bring him back...not an easy job! The system cue is added live. The script was used on the program subsequently on November 16, 1958 (see cat. #42146) and on the Gunsmoke television series on September 15, 1956. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), James Nusser, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Paul Dubov, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 25:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24242. Suspense. October 25, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "To None A Deadly Drug". A druggist gives a small boy the wrong medicine and tries to find him before he kills himself with it. See cat. #63406 for a network version of this broadcast. Virginia Eiler, Harry Bartell, Charlotte Lawrence, Antony Ellis (producer, transcriber), Barbara Eiler, Larry Thor (announcer), John Stevenson, Jack Kruschen, Rene Garriguenc (composer), Sammy Ogg, Henry Searles (writer), Hy Averback, Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Eve McVeagh. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63406. Suspense. October 25, 1955. CBS net. "To None A Deadly Drug". Sustaining. A druggist gives a small boy the wrong medicine and tries to find the youngster before he kills himself with it. This is a network version of cat. #24242. The system cue is added live. Virginia Eiler, John Stevenson, Jack Kruschen, Sammy Ogg, Henry Searles (writer), Rene Garriguenc (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Hy Averback, Larry Thor (announcer), Harry Bartell, Charlotte Lawrence, Barbara Eiler, Eve McVeagh, Antony Ellis (producer, transcriber). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17325. Gunsmoke. October 30, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Choice". Andy Hill, an outlaw trying to go straight, gets a job riding shotgun on the stage. See cat. #46853 for a network, sponsored version. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 9, 1959. See cat. #52135 for the same script broadcast three years later on December 28, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Rex Koury (music), George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46853. Gunsmoke. October 30, 1955. CBS net. "The Choice". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Andy Hill, an outlaw trying to go straight, gets a job riding shotgun on the stage. Network, sponsored version of cat. #17325. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 9, 1959. See cat. #52135 for the same script broadcast three years later on December 28, 1958. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Rex Koury (music), George Walsh (announcer). 25:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

48522. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 14, 1955. Program #1. CBS net. "The Broderick Matter". Sustaining. An exciting chase after a charming, beautiful girl. After all, who wouldn't? The system cue has been deleted. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Eiler, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Chester Stratton, Eleanor Audley, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 13:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48523. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 15, 1955. Program #2. CBS net. "The Broderick Matter". Sustaining. The expenses go way up. It costs money to prove how wrong one man can be. The system cue has been deleted. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Eiler, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Chester Stratton, Eleanor Audley, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 13:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48524. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 16, 1955. Program #3. CBS net. "The Broderick Matter". Sustaining. The trail really gets hot, and goes right down on a police blotter. The system cue has been deleted. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Eiler, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Chester Stratton, Eleanor Audley, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 13:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48525. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 17, 1955. Program #4. CBS net. "The Broderick Matter". Sustaining. A long look at what seven years can do to a woman's life. The system cue has been deleted. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Eiler, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Chester Stratton, Eleanor Audley, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 14:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48526. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 18, 1955. Program #5. CBS net. "The Broderick Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. The end of the trail, for Johnny and Lorraine Broderick! The system cue has been deleted. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Eiler, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Chester Stratton, Eleanor Audley, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg. 13:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

59865. Gunsmoke. November 27, 1955. CBS net. "Amy's Good Deed". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Amy Slater comes to Dodge, determined to make Marshal Dillon kill her! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 12, 1958. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 25:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

47756. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 2, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Caylin Matter". Sustaining. Eddie Kaylin has been found dead in a burning car near Los Angeles, with several possibilities and motives. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Gloria Blondell, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Lucille Meredith, Alma Lawton, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell. 14:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47757. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 3, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Caylin Matter". Sustaining. A lovely girl lies, cries, and hopes to die, while a killer fires from the dark. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Gloria Blondell, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Lucille Meredith, Alma Lawton, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell. 15:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47758. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 4, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Caylin Matter". Sustaining. A Latin doll, an erudite bartender, and a terpsichorean! Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Gloria Blondell, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Lucille Meredith, Alma Lawton, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell. 15:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47759. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 5, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Caylin Matter". Sustaining. A stake-out, a manhunt, and a gunman goes to "face the music." Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Gloria Blondell, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Lucille Meredith, Alma Lawton, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell. 15:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47760. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 6, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Caylin Matter". Sustaining. Conclusion of the story. A quary run to earth, a strange alibi and the real killer uncovered. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Gloria Blondell, Byron Kane, Peter Leeds, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Lucille Meredith, Alma Lawton, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell. 15:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59864. Gunsmoke. January 15, 1956. CBS net. "How To Cure A Friend". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Marshal Dillon's old friend Nick Search comes to Dodge to start a gambling game. Dillon's heard that he's a crooked dealer, and a very fast gunman. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 10, 1956. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Ralph Moody, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 25:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48809. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 16, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Ricardo Amerigo Matter". Sustaining. Music and mystery and danger! The writer is announced as Sam Dawson (not John Dawson as usual), actor Eric Snowden's name is used as a character in the story, and the story name is obviously based on music supervisor's Amerigo Moreno's name. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Sam Dawson (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Forrest Lewis, Eric Snowden, Herb Vigran, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor, violin). 13:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48810. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 17, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Ricardo Amerigo Matter". Sustaining. A soggy day in a South Jersey swamp, and a discovery almost too good to be true! It's the wrong fiddle. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Sam Dawson (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Forrest Lewis, Eric Snowden, Herb Vigran, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor, violin). 13:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48811. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 18, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Ricardo Amerigo Matter". Sustaining. The results of a poker game, with the cards stacked against you. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Sam Dawson (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Forrest Lewis, Eric Snowden, Herb Vigran, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor, violin). 13:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48812. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 19, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Ricardo Amerigo Matter". Sustaining. A trio of musicians...which one's story is playing a little flat? The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Sam Dawson (writer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Forrest Lewis, Eric Snowden, Herb Vigran, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor, violin). 14:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48813. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 20, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Ricardo Amerigo Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. A wind-up with a real twist. In this episode, Jack Johnstone receives writer's credit. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Forrest Lewis, Eric Snowden, Herb Vigran, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor, violin). 14:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

4475. Fort Laramie. January 22, 1956. CBS net. "Playing Indian". Sustaining. Captain Quince baits a trap for a band of horse thieves and murderers who are trying to make the cavalry think they are Arapahos. The first show of the series. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, John Meston (writer), Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Harry Bartell, Dan Riss, Joyce McCluskey, Lawrence Dobkin, Clayton Post, Paul Dubov, James Nusser. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17426. Fort Laramie. January 29, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Boatwright's Story". Captain Quince takes out a patrol to stop the sale of Henry rifles to Yellow Knife. See cat. #54485 for a network version of this broadcast. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (writer), Jack Moyles, Lou Krugman, Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Harry Bartell, Bob Sweeney, Sam Edwards, Jan Arvan, Joe Cranston. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

54485. Fort Laramie. January 29, 1956. CBS net. "Boatwright's Story". Sustaining. Captain Quince takes out a patrol to stop the sale of Henry rifles to Yellow Knife. Network version of cat. #17426. The system cue was added live. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (writer), Jack Moyles, Lou Krugman, Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Harry Bartell, Bob Sweeney, Sam Edwards, Jan Arvan, Joe Cranston. 29:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

61839. Gunsmoke. January 29, 1956. CBS net. "Bureaucrat". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Rex Proctor, a government inspector, comes to Dodge to enforce a strict set of rules on the town. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 16, 1957. The system cue is aded live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 25:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

96134. The CBS Radio Workshop. February 10, 1956. CBS net. "The Storm". Sustaining. William Conrad is superb, the music is excellent, the sound effects are great, the writing is perfect! Radio should be proud of this one! The cast sounds like a roll call of CBS Hollywood regulars. The system cue has been deleted. George Stuart (author), William Conrad (narrator), William N. Robson (adaptor, director), Helene Burke, Harry Bartell, Ray Kemper (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects), William Froug, Chester Stratton, Herb Butterfield, Byron Kane, Tony Barrett, Barney Phillips, Frank Gerstle, Jack Kruschen, Jerry Goldsmith (composer, conductor). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17428. Fort Laramie. February 12, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Woman At Horse Creek". A new widow named Mrs. Dennis remains all alone out on the prairie...easy prey for Indians...or soldiers. See cat. #54135 for a network version of this broadcast. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Kathleen Hite (writer), Virginia Christine, Barney Phillips, Jack Moyles, John Dehner, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Harry Bartell. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

54135. Fort Laramie. February 12, 1956. CBS net. "Woman At Horse Creek". Sustaining. A new widow named Mrs. Dennis remains all alone out on the prairie...easy prey for Indians...or soldiers. Network version of cat. #17428. The system cue was added live. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Kathleen Hite (writer), Virginia Christine, Barney Phillips, Jack Moyles, John Dehner, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Harry Bartell. 30:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

24786. Gunsmoke. February 19, 1956. CBS net. "New Hotel". A funny not-for-broadcast rehearsal recording (possibly recorded December 24, 1955) with the cast of the show. Carefully edited to remove obscenities, but still amusing. A new hotel is being built by Enoch Mills, which doesn't please Jim Dobie, the owner of "The Dodge House." See cat. #38254 for a broadcast recording of this program. William Conrad, Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Joseph Du Val, John Dehner, Rex Koury (music), John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Howard McNear, George Walsh (announcer). 20:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

38254. Gunsmoke. February 19, 1956. CBS net. "New Hotel". Sponsored by: Chesterfield. A new hotel is being built by Enoch Mills, which doesn't please Jim Dobie, the owner of "The Dodge House." See cat. #24786 for a funny not-for-broadcast rehearsal recording of this program. William Conrad, Lawrence Dobkin, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin (doubles), Joseph Du Val, John Dehner, Bob Haggart (featured in one of the Chesterfield commercials), John Meston (writer), Rex Koury (music), Howard McNear, Lawrence Dobkin, George Walsh (announcer). 23:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17420. Fort Laramie. February 26, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Captain's Widow". Captain Wentner's widow has come out west to retrieve her husband's body, and nearly starts an Indian war. See cat. #54136 for a network version of this broadcast. The program may be dated February 22, 1956, it may have been recorded February 23, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), John Dunkel (writer), Virginia Gregg, Helen Kleeb, Joe Cranston, James Nusser, Jack Moyles, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

54136. Fort Laramie. February 26, 1956. CBS net. "Captain's Widow". Sustaining. Captain Wentner's widow has come out west to retrieve her husband's body, and nearly starts an Indian war. Network version of cat. #17420. The system cue has been added live. The program may be dated February 22, 1956, it may have been recorded February 23, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), John Dunkel (writer), Virginia Gregg, Helen Kleeb, Joe Cranston, James Nusser, Jack Moyles, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell. 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

17423. Fort Laramie. March 4, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Shavetail". Lieutenant Seiberts has disobeyed orders for what he thought was good reason. A battle of wits with Squaw Dog follows. See cat. #54494 for a network version of this broadcast. The program was recorded March 1, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Joe Cranston. 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

54494. Fort Laramie. March 4, 1956. CBS net. "Shavetail". Sustaining. Lieutenant Seiberts has disobeyed orders for what he thought was good reason. A battle of wits with Squaw Dog follows. Network version of cat. #17423. The system cue was added live. The program was recorded March 1, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Joe Cranston. 29:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

59775. Gunsmoke. March 4, 1956. CBS net. "The Hunter". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Marshal Dillon battles Jase Murdock, an insane buffalo hunter. A good story with a surprise ending. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 26, 1955 (seen on television before the radio broadcast). The system cue is added live. William Conrad, John Dunkel (writer), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Georgia Ellis, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Nestor Paiva, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), Parley Baer, George Walsh (announcer). 25:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17421. Fort Laramie. March 18, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Beasley Girls". Captain Quince plans to exchange a captured Sioux chief for two prisoner "white women" held by the Indians, and almost succeeds. See cat. #55350 for a network version of this broadcast. The program was recorded March 8, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Kathleen Hite (writer), Jack Moyles, James Nusser, Lou Krugman, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Lawrence Dobkin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

55350. Fort Laramie. March 18, 1956. CBS net. "The Beasley Girls". Sustaining. Captain Quince plans to exchange a captured Sioux chief for two prisoner "white women" held by the Indians, and almost succeeds. Network version of cat. #17421. The system cue has been deleted. The program was recorded March 8, 1956. Kathleen Hite (writer), Jack Moyles, James Nusser, Lou Krugman, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Lawrence Dobkin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 29:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

59861. Gunsmoke. March 18, 1956. CBS net. "The Man Who Would Be Marshal". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Emmett Egan comes to Dodge to become Marshal...and is willing to pay $50,000 to matt Dillon for the job! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on June 15, 1957. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), John Dehner, James Nusser, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 25:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49270. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 23, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Jolly Roger Fraud". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. Zanagian confesses all! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Forrest Lewis, Paul Frees, Jay Novello, Harry Bartell, Don Diamond, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

17422. Fort Laramie. March 25, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Coward". Lieutenant Wendt has been stationed at Fort Laramie, after unjustly being accused of cowardice. See cat. #55351 for a network version of this broadcast. The program was recorded March 10, 1956. Raymond Burr, John Dunkel (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Paul Dubov, Clayton Post, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Lynn Allen. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

55351. Fort Laramie. March 25, 1956. CBS net. "The Coward". Sustaining. Lieutenant Wendt has been stationed at Fort Laramie, after unjustly being accused of cowardice. Network version of cat. #17422. The system cue has been deleted. The program was recorded March 10, 1956. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), John Dunkel (writer), Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Paul Dubov, Clayton Post, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Lynn Allen. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49271. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 26, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The LaMarr Matter". Sustaining. It's vacation time, with a romance that turns out to be a prelude to murder. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, writer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Jean Tatum, Joseph Kearns, Paul Richards, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 13:57. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49272. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 27, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The LaMarr Matter". Sustaining. A set of circumstances arises that keep a man from trusting even himself! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Jean Tatum, Joseph Kearns, Paul Richards, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 13:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49273. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 28, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The LaMarr Matter". Sustaining. Some stuff that Johnny doesn't to hear, but has to! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Jean Tatum, Joseph Kearns, Paul Richards, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49274. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 29, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The LaMarr Matter". Sustaining. It doesn't take long to get to the turning point...with a vengeance! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Jean Tatum, Joseph Kearns, Paul Richards, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 02:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49275. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 30, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The LaMarr Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. A switch to make your head spin! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Lawrence Dobkin, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Jean Tatum, Joseph Kearns, Paul Richards, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 13:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

59844. Gunsmoke. April 1, 1956. CBS net. "How To Sell A Ranch". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. Why is Wayne Rudman willing to pay $15,000 for old Tupp Quaver's ranch, which is hardly worth $10,000? The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, Kathy Marlowe, Joseph Du Val, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 24:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

19089. The CBS Radio Workshop. April 6, 1956. CBS net. "Speaking Of Cinderella," or "If The Shoe Fits". Sustaining. A well-done, fun look at the old story told the conventional way, and then a modern "Madison Avenue" style version. Cool daddy! Vincent Price, Lurene Tuttle, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Irene Tedrow, Jeanette Nolan, Louise Arthur, Jeanne Bates, Vic Perrin, Sam Edwards, Peter Leeds, Jack Kruschen. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: High fidelity. Complete.

42796. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 9, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Laird Douglas Douglas Of Heatherscote Matter". Sustaining. An unusual case and a very unusual client. System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, James McCallion, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Jack Kruschen, Bill James, Ken Christy, Bert Holland, Jack Edwards, Dick Ryan, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor). 14:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42797. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 10, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Laird Douglas Douglas Of Heatherscote Matter". Sustaining. A doggy case...and this one begins to smell of murder! System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, James McCallion, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Jack Kruschen, Bill James, Ken Christy, Bert Holland, Jack Edwards, Dick Ryan, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor). 13:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42798. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 11, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Laird Douglas Douglas Of Heatherscote Matter". Sustaining. The joke's not funny when a killer trains his sights on Johnny. System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, James McCallion, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Jack Kruschen, Bill James, Ken Christy, Bert Holland, Jack Edwards, Dick Ryan, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor). 13:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42799. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 12, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Laird Douglas Douglas Of Heatherscote Matter". Sustaining. Things and people start to line up on the case, enough to blow things sky high! System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, James McCallion, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Jack Kruschen, Bill James, Ken Christy, Bert Holland, Jack Edwards, Dick Ryan, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor). 14:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

19090. The CBS Radio Workshop. April 13, 1956. CBS net. "Jacob's Hands". Sustaining. A good story about a farm hand who discovers he has the power to heal. Aldous Huxley (author), Christopher Isherwood (author), Hans Conried, Harry Bartell, Helen Kleeb, Herb Butterfield, Janet Stewart, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Parley Baer, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, William Conrad. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: High fidelity. Complete.

42800. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 13, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Laird Douglas Douglas Of Heatherscote Matter". Sustaining. Conclusion of story. All the cards are on the table, and the deck was stacked right from the beginning! System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, James McCallion, Hy Averback, Harry Bartell, Byron Kane, Jack Kruschen, Bill James, Ken Christy, Bert Holland, Jack Edwards, Dick Ryan, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor). 14:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

17437. Fort Laramie. April 15, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Stage Coach Stop". Mrs. Kleinhexel and her giggly daughter visit the post during the fort's ball, while Yellow Horse may break out of the stockade. See cat. #55347 for a network version of this broadcast. The program was recorded March 22, 1956. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bill James (sound patterns), Eleanor Tanin, Frank Cady, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jack Kruschen, Jack Moyles, Jeanette Nolan, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Raymond Burr, Sam Edwards, Shirley Mitchell (?), Vic Perrin. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

55347. Fort Laramie. April 15, 1956. CBS net. "Stage Coach Stop". Sustaining. Mrs. Kleinhexel and her giggly daughter visit the post during the fort's ball, while Yellow Horse may break out of the stockade. Network version of cat. #17437. The system cue has been deleted. The program was recorded March 22, 1956. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bill James (sound patterns), Eleanor Tanin, Frank Cady, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Jack Kruschen, Jack Moyles, Jeanette Nolan, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Raymond Burr, Sam Edwards, Shirley Mitchell (?), Vic Perrin. 30:04. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

17412. Fort Laramie. April 29, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Quince's Capture". Even though his dying father (Red Horse) has asked for him, a young Indian named Snowfoot will not go onto the Reservation. The story title is also known as "Death Is A Quiet Time." The program was recorded April 5, 1956. Kathleen Hite (writer), Harry Bartell, Jeffrey Silver, Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Raymond Burr, Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ralph Moody, Lee Millar Jr., Frank Cady, Lou Krugman, Jack Moyles, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

42229. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 30, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Calicles Matter". Sustaining. The Greeks had a word for it. A search for a millionaire's son begins. System cue deleted, apparently otherwise complete. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bert Holland, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Jack Johnstone (director), Jeanne Bates, John Dawson (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Will Wright. 13:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42230. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 1, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Calicles Matter". Sustaining. More facts about how the Earth swallowed a man. System cue deleted, apparently otherwise complete. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bert Holland, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Jack Johnstone (director), Jeanne Bates, John Dawson (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Will Wright. 13:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42231. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 2, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Calicles Matter". Sustaining. Trouble comes early and stays late. System cue deleted, apparently otherwise complete. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bert Holland, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Jack Johnstone (director), Jeanne Bates, John Dawson (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Will Wright. 13:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42232. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 3, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Calicles Matter". Sustaining. Calicles was a Greek, maybe the greatest Greek of them all! System cue deleted, apparently otherwise complete. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bert Holland, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Jack Johnstone (director), Jeanne Bates, John Dawson (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Will Wright. 13:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42233. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 4, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Calicles Matter". Sustaining. The answer lies with a 3000 year old Greek. Conclusion of story. Sysyem cue deleted, apparently otherwise complete. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Bert Holland, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Jack Johnstone (director), Jeanne Bates, John Dawson (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Roy Rowan (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Will Wright. 13:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

59841. Gunsmoke. May 6, 1956. CBS net. "The Photographer". Sponsored by: L & M, Chesterfield. "Professor" Jacoby comes to Dodge to photograph "the violence of the west." Finding little action in Dodge, the "Professor" stirs up some excitement himself. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 6, 1957. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, John Dunkel (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, James Nusser (doubles), Howard McNear, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), John Meston (story editor), George Walsh (announcer). 25:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

17414. Fort Laramie. May 13, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The War Correspondent". A reporter from a New York newspaper comes west to tell the "truth" and also to learn of the "real" west. The program was recorded April 19, 1956. Raymond Burr, Kathleen Hite (writer), Sam Edwards, Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles. 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

42239. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 14, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Matter Of The Medium: Well-Done". Sustaining. A matter of a medium well-done...plus a seance or two. The system cue has been deleted, the program is apparently otherwise complete. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Eleanor Audley, Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Junius Matthews, Tony Barrett, Sam Edwards, Joseph Kearns. 13:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42241. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 16, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Matter Of The Medium: Well-Done". Sustaining. A thing or two about a killer, and a medium not so well-done. The system cue has been deleted, the program is apparently otherwise complete. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Eleanor Audley, Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Junius Matthews, Tony Barrett, Sam Edwards, Joseph Kearns. 13:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42242. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 17, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Matter Of The Medium: Well-Done". Sustaining. The Medium well-done: appears! The system cue has been deleted, the program is apparently otherwise complete. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Eleanor Audley, Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Junius Matthews, Tony Barrett, Sam Edwards, Joseph Kearns. 13:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42243. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 18, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Matter Of The Medium: Well-Done". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. A bit of heartbreak for a very chastened girl. The system cue has been deleted, the program is apparently otherwise complete. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Eleanor Audley, Lurene Tuttle, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Junius Matthews, Tony Barrett, Sam Edwards, Joseph Kearns. 13:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

66243. Fort Laramie. May 27, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Sergeant Gorce's Baby". Stella Merchant is expecting her baby shortly. Captain Quince is left in charge of the garrison. He becomes a midwife with the help of Sergeant Gorce. The system cue has been deleted. Raymond Burr, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Kathleen Hite (writer), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Vic Perrin, Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Richard Crenna, Helen Kleeb, Anne Morrison. 29:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

62140. Gunsmoke. June 3, 1956. CBS net. "The Pacifist". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Hardin Hook is a peaceful little man who only wants to be left alone, despite two Missourians trying to settle a Civil War debt with him. The system cue is added live. William Conrad, George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer), Parley Baer, John Meston (writer), James Nusser, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Paul Dubov, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns). 25:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

42785. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 4, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Indestructable Mike Matter". Sustaining. The most amazing character, with at least nine lives! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Howard McNear, Alan Reed, Roy Glenn, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor). 13:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42786. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 5, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Indestructable Mike Matter". Sustaining. Proof that life is a tenacious thing, even in the broken body of a Bowery bum. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Howard McNear, Alan Reed, Roy Glenn, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor). 13:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42787. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 6, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Indestructable Mike Matter". Sustaining. The would-be beneficiary turns out to be an interesting and dangerous man. System cue deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Howard McNear, Alan Reed, Roy Glenn, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor). 14:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42788. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 7, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Indestructable Mike Matter". Sustaining. Somebody's going to have to pay for what's happening here, and that's a promise from Johnny Dollar. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Howard McNear, Alan Reed, Roy Glenn, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor). 13:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42789. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 8, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Indestructable Mike Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. Old Mike may be indestructable, but Johnny Dollar certainly isn't! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Howard McNear, Alan Reed, Roy Glenn, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Herb Vigran, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor). 13:23. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42790. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 11, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Laughing Matter". Sustaining. The heady romance of moonlight on a lonely beach in Mexico...a killer's moon! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lucille Meredith, Don Diamond, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (Musical supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, Gil Stratton. 13:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42791. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 12, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Laughing Matter". Sustaining. The great man condescends and shivers too, a young girl's hate is blacker than the rocks she wants it on. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lucille Meredith, Don Diamond, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, Gil Stratton. 14:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42792. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 13, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Laughing Matter". Sustaining. A thickening web, clinging and sticky, but one of the flies pulls free, by using a gun! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lucille Meredith, Don Diamond, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, Gil Stratton. 13:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42793. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 14, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Laughing Matter". Sustaining. Death tries once again, and death as you know, is blind! System cue deleted. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lucille Meredith, Don Diamond, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, Gil Stratton. 14:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

42794. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 15, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Laughing Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. The comedian's reaction to Johnny's conclusion isn't very funny...and there's no encore possible! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lucille Meredith, Don Diamond, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (musical supervisor), Carl Fortina (musical supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, Gil Stratton. 13:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

54827. Gunsmoke. June 17, 1956. CBS net. "Cheap Labor". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Fos Capper wears no gun, but doesn't seem to need one. When he proposes to Kerry Stancil, her brother swears to kill him! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 4, 1957. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 25:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

59413. Gunsmoke. June 24, 1956. CBS net. "Sunday Supplement". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Two newspaper writers come to Dodge to write of the West. The evidence of an Indian uprising points to them as the robbers of a Fox Clan totem. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on February 8, 1958. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Lou Krugman, Ralph Moody, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), George Walsh (announcer). 25:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

59412. Gunsmoke. July 8, 1956. CBS net. "Passive Resistance". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Two cattlemen slaughter the herd of sheep owned by Gideon Seek, then burn down his house and wagon and finally shoot him. Gideon is a peaceable man who won't even identify his tormentors. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on January 17, 1959. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Ralph Moody, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Fenneman (commercial announcer), George Walsh (announcer). 25:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

39983. Gunsmoke. July 22, 1956. CBS net. "Lynching Man". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Hank Blennis is found lynched, and Charlie Drain is determined to punish the killers. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 15, 1958. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, James Nusser, John Dehner, Jack Moyles, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 24:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10759. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. July 30, 1956. Program #284. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sea Legs Matter". Episode #1. Off to Nicaragua to look into a maritime disaster. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Russell Thorson, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10760. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. July 31, 1956. Program #285. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sea Legs Matter". Episode #2. The seed of suspicion begins to sprout. Meet Oscar, pilot and everything else. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Russell Thorson, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10761. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 1, 1956. Program #286. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sea Legs Matter". Episode #3. A dead man wrecks an airplane. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Russell Thorson, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10762. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 2, 1956. Program #286. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sea Legs Matter". Episode #4. A Spaniard with a knife, a lady with a gun. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Russell Thorson, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

83332. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 3, 1956. Program #287. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Sea Legs Matter". Episode #5, the end of the story. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Roy Rowan (announcer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Don Diamond, Russell Thorson, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 15:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24812. Fort Laramie. August 5, 1956. CBS net. "The Massacre". Sustaining. The peaceful Shoshone Indians are attacked by a fanatical army major. The program was recorded July 12, 1956. Raymond Burr, Kathleen Hite (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Bill James (sound patterns), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Sam Edwards, Lou Krugman, Tim Graham, Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell. 31:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39967. Gunsmoke. August 5, 1956. CBS net. "Sweet and Sour". Sponsored by: Chesterfield, L & M. Rena Decker comes to town, and soon men start fighting over her. See cat. #7074 for a rebroadcast of this program . The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 2, 1957. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Lynn Allen, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 25:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10763. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 6, 1956. Program #289. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Alder Matter". Episode #1. A Venezuelan with a $250,000 policy on his life has changed his beneficiary five times in the last month. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Fuller, Bob Bailey, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dehner, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10764. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 7, 1956. Program #290. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Alder Matter". Episode #2. A murder attempt on a millionaire and a practicing bull fighter. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Fuller, Bob Bailey, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dehner, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10765. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 8, 1956. Program #291. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Alder Matter". Episode #3. A night on the town and a prowl though a room. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Fuller, Bob Bailey, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dehner, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10766. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 9, 1956. Program #292. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Alder Matter". Episode #4. An attack on a pier, a cable office trick. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Fuller, Bob Bailey, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dehner, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10767. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 10, 1956. Program #293. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Alder Matter". Episode #5 (conclusion). Johnny fakes his departure and cracks the case. Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Barbara Fuller, Bob Bailey, Don Diamond (producer, host), Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), John Dehner, Roy Rowan (announcer), Tony Barrett, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39989. Gunsmoke. August 19, 1956. CBS net. "Annie Oakley". Sponsored by: L & M. Kinsman and Dolliver have been fighting over Mrs. Kinsman...or have they? The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 24, 1959. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Jeanette Nolan, Harry Bartell, Paul Dubov, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 24:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7577. Gunsmoke. August 26, 1956. Program #93. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "No Sale". The last show of the season. Two toughs come to town and demand that Kitty sell them the Long Branch Saloon, and it looks as if they're going to get their way! See cat. #39972 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39972. Gunsmoke. August 26, 1956. CBS net. "No Sale". Sponsored by: L & M. The last show of the season. Two toughs come to town and demand that Kitty sell the Long Branch Saloon, and it looks as if they're going to get their way! This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #7577. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 25:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63776. Suspense. September 5, 1956. CBS net. "The Security Agent". Sustaining. A dramatized version of one of the first airplane highjackings. The story of a planned escape behind the iron curtain. Parley Baer, Howard McNear, John Dehner (narrator), Antony Ellis (producer, writer, transcriber), Jerry Goldsmith (composer, conductor), Herb Butterfield, Harry Bartell, Larry Thor (announcer). 30:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

50521. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 10, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Confidential Matter". Sustaining. Ed Morgan, one of Johnny's best pals, seems to have embezzled $80,000 before his death. Wnile hiring Johnny, the executive for "Eternity Mutual Insurance" reminisces about when the company was located in the "Johnstone Building." The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Hugh Brundage (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Russell Thorson, Shirley Mitchell, Stacy Harris, Bob Miller, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Gerstle. 13:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

50522. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 11, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Confidential Matter". Sustaining. A trail back into as man's past is faint and twisting, and at times, runs through quicksand! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Hugh Brundage (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Russell Thorson, Shirley Mitchell, Stacy Harris, Bob Miller, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Gerstle. 13:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

50523. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 12, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Confidential Matter". Sustaining. $80,000 and a beaten girl...both missing! Then, one of the two is found and a bombshell explodes! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Hugh Brundage (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Russell Thorson, Shirley Mitchell, Stacy Harris, Bob Miller, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Gerstle. 13:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

50524. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 13, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Confidential Matter". Sustaining. A search for a dead man who intends to stay dead, and is willing to kill to do it! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Hugh Brundage (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Russell Thorson, Shirley Mitchell, Stacy Harris, Bob Miller, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Gerstle. 13:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

50525. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 14, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Confidential Matter". Sustaining. Fate plays a devil's tune, collects a payment long overdue, and the music ends in a scream! The conclusion of the story, the system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Les Crutchfield (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Hugh Brundage (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Russell Thorson, Shirley Mitchell, Stacy Harris, Bob Miller, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Gerstle. 14:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49991. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 17, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Imperfect Alibi Matter". Sustaining. An attempt on Harvey Stone's life and an attack on Johnny! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Ryf (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Tony Barrett, Shirley Mitchell, Will Wright, Chester Stratton, Ted de Corsia, Barney Phillips, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49992. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 19, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Imperfect Alibi Matter". Sustaining. Harvey's been shot in the forehead with a .38 Smith and Wesson. Alvin Gentry confesses to the murder, but all the facts are wrong and the confession is rejected. A possible mistake! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Ryf (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Tony Barrett, Shirley Mitchell, Will Wright, Chester Stratton, Ted de Corsia, Barney Phillips, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49993. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 20, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Imperfect Alibi Matter". Sustaining. Up pops an eyewitness and drives the final nail into the wrong coffin! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Ryf (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Tony Barrett, Shirley Mitchell, Will Wright, Chester Stratton, Ted de Corsia, Barney Phillips, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49994. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 21, 1956. Program #5. CBS net. "The Imperfect Alibi Matter". Sustaining. The conclusion of the story. A gambler stakes his life on his hand...and loses! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Robert Ryf (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Tony Barrett, Shirley Mitchell, Will Wright, Chester Stratton, Ted de Corsia, Barney Phillips, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

49982. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 25, 1956. Program #1. CBS net. "The Meg's Palace Matter". Sustaining. Johnny is hired by "Byron Kane" of the Intracoastal Maritime and Life Company to investigate a restaurant in Cod Harbor, Massachusetts, which is run by "Meg." One of Meg's competitors is called "Tony Fortino" (after one of the music supervisors on the program). Thirty seconds or so are missing from the middle of the program, and the system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis, Stan Jones, Bert Holland, Austin Green, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Carl Fortina (music supervisor). 14:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

49983. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 26, 1956. Program #2. CBS net. "The Meg's Palace Matter". Sustaining. Dark can cover a multitude of sins and also a strong man with a deadly weapon! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis, Stan Jones, Bert Holland, Austin Green, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Carl Fortina (music supervisor). 14:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49984. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 27, 1956. Program #3. CBS net. "The Meg's Palace Matter". Sustaining. A trip to sea on "The Lily Ann" that starts out like an ordinary fishing trip. Somewhere on board lurks a man with murder in his heart and his next intended victim...Johnny Dollar! The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis, Stan Jones, Bert Holland, Austin Green, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Carl Fortina (music supervisor). 14:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

49985. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 28, 1956. Program #4. CBS net. "The Meg's Palace Matter". Sustaining. The motive for arson and murder begin to take definite shape, in the form of a confession. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis, Stan Jones, Bert Holland, Austin Green, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Carl Fortina (music supervisor). 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

13140. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 29, 1956. Program #318. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Meg's Palace Matter". Episode #5. The conclusion of the story. A killer strikes again, but one of his victims rises from the grave to strike back. Bob Bailey, Roy Rowan (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis, Stan Jones, Bert Holland, Austin Green, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Carl Fortina (music supervisor). 13:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39974. Gunsmoke. October 14, 1956. CBS net. "Gunshot Wound". Sponsored by: L & M. Jim Nielson, who has only a short time to live, returns to Dodge to kill the Mahler Brothers. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Lawrence Dobkin, Jess Kirkpatrick, Georgia Ellis, Gil Doud (writer), John Meston (editorial supervision), Rex Koury (music), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Bill James (sound patterns), Ray Kemper (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 24:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

64925. Suspense. November 25, 1956. CBS net. "The Man Who Stole The Bible". Sustaining. It's Mardi Gras time in New Orleans, and a salesman has a date with the devil! The story was previously used on "Escape" on May 5, 1950 (see cat. #13225) and on August 30, 1951 (see cat. #65862). The system cue is added live. Gwen Bagni (writer), John Lund, John Bagni (writer), William N. Robson (host, producer, director), June Foray, Joe DeSantis, Jay Novello, Joseph Kearns, Larry Thor, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Leith Stevens (composer, conductor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

39981. Gunsmoke. December 2, 1956. CBS net. "Speak Me Fair". Sponsored by: L & M. A young Kiowa Indian boy shows up in Dodge with his tongue cut out! Meanwhile, cattle are disappearing from the Traitsch Ranch. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on May 7, 1960. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Les Crutchfield (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 24:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16514. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. December 9, 1956. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Burning Car Matter". Arson is plaguing lumber yards in Sarasota Florida. See cat. #43576 for a network broadcast version. Bob Bailey, Bob Bruce, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Harry Bartell, Junius Matthews, Parley Baer, Tony Barrett, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43576. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. December 9, 1956. CBS net. "The Burning Car Matter". Sustaining. Arson is plaguing lumber yards in Sarasota Florida. Network broadcast version of cat. #16514 Bob Bailey, Bob Bruce, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Harry Bartell, Junius Matthews, Parley Baer, Tony Barrett, Vic Perrin, Virginia Gregg, Vivi Janis. 29:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16516. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 6, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Squared Circle Matter". A prize fighter is about to get murdered in the ring...literally! Bob Bailey, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Les Tremayne, Lawrence Dobkin, Herb Ellis. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59417. Gunsmoke. January 6, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Devil's Hindmost". After Rancy Weber leaves her abusive husband, she goes to work at the Long Branch and meets a handsome gambler named Frisco Bates. After Buck Weber swears revenge, a murder takes place in Dodge. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Les Crutchfield (writer), Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 25:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16518. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 13, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The De Salle Matter". A millionaire falls off his yacht and drowns. Johnny's investigation uncovers one murder and two rotten apples. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, John Dawson (writer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), John Stevenson, Will Wright, James McCallion, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Dan Cubberly (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62144. Gunsmoke. February 3, 1957. CBS net. "Cold Fire". Commercials deleted. Bank teller Marvin Gross has been accused of stealing $2000 in gold and is killed while resisting arrest. His mother just cannot believe that he would ever do anything wrong. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Helen Kleeb, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 20:45. Audio condition: Good to very good. Incomplete.

16522. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 17, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Clever Chemist Matter". A scientific genius killed and his associate blinded with the lab door bolted on the outside. What happened? Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, Forrest Lewis, Jack Kruschen, Russell Thorson, Jack Johnstone (producer, director, writer), Frank Gerstle, Bob Bruce, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63336. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 31, 1957. CBS net. "The Moonshine Matter". Commercials deleted. Johnny travels to the swamps of Tennessee to deliver $5000 to a grieving widow. Watch out for Dave Whupper! Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Sam Edwards, Vic Perrin, Ralph Moody, John Wald (announcer). 17:47. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

62393. Gunsmoke. April 7, 1957. CBS net. "Rock Bottom". Commercials deleted. A retired gunman named Van Tover asks Marshal Dillon to return his gun when Largo Greeland comes to town to kill him. TV Radio Mirror has voted the program "Best Western On Program Radio" and William Conrad as "Best Western Star." William Conrad, Parley Baer, Les Crutchfield (writer), Harry Bartell, Jeanne Bates, Ben Wright, Barney Phillips, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), Bill James (sound patterns), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), George Walsh (announcer). 19:32. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

16529. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. April 28, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Melancholy Memory Matter". A baseball pitcher has disappeared...along with his Mexican wife. Lillian Buyeff, Richard Crenna, Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Charles Smith (writer), Dick Beals, Amerigo Moreno (music supervisor), Frank Nelson. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62396. Gunsmoke. May 5, 1957. CBS net. "How To Kill A Friend". Commercials deleted. Two gamblers being run out of town by Marshal Dillon hire an old friend of Dillon's, Toque Morlan, to kill him! The script was used on the series previously on October 3, 1953 (see cat. #40379) and March 20, 1954 (see cat. #53158). The story was also used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 22, 1958. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), Rex Koury (composer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, George Walsh (announcer). 22:34. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

60248. Gunsmoke. May 19, 1957. CBS net. "One Night Stand". Commercials deleted. Ben Argo arrives in Dodge with $15,000 in gold and two men after him. When one of the men is shot dead by Argo, Marshal Dillon smells a rat. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Les Crutchfield (writer), Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Tom Hanley (sound patterns), Bill James (sound patterns), Rex Koury (composer), George Fenneman (commercial spokesman), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Lawrence Dobkin, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer). 22:48. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

62282. Gunsmoke. June 30, 1957. CBS net. "The Buffalo Hunter". Commercials deleted. A buffalo hunter named Gatliff brings a dying buffalo skinner into Dodge. His face had been pushed into a pan of hot lead! Soon afterwards, a nester is found stabbed to death. This is the second of five "favorite" shows being re-run at the "request" of listeners. The story was previously used on the Gunsmoke series on May 9, 1953 (see cat. #46737) an October 24, 1953 (see cat. #52377). William Conrad, Parley Baer, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Dick Beals, John Meston (writer), Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Jack Moyles, George Walsh (announcer). 21:55. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

16534. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 4, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Wayward Widow Matter". A larcenous little old lady and her Pierce Arrow and 4 foot statuette. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Eric Snowden, Frank Gerstle. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

16507. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 11, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Killer's Brand Matter". Frontier Week in a small town to jealousy and murder. Bob Bailey, Mary Jane Croft, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Lawrence Dobkin. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

19132. The CBS Radio Workshop. August 25, 1957. CBS net. "Sweet Cherries In Charleston". Sustaining. The disease of "Freedom," and how it spread among the slaves of South Carolina. Edward Marr, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Paul Frees, Roy Glenn, Staats Cotsworth, Ted de Corsia. 25 minutes. Audio condition: High fidelity. Complete.

16594. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 29, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Doubtful Dairy Matter". A silo burns on the farm of an important dairyman...a guy with pull! Bob Bailey, Paul Dubov, Will Wright, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, John Dehner, Forrest Lewis, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director). 25:47. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62331. Gunsmoke. October 6, 1957. CBS net. "The Rooks". Commercials deleted. While Matt Dillon is sick in bed, the Rook brothers are shooting up the town...until they finally kill a man in cold blood. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), John Dehner, James Nusser, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Don Diamond, Lawrence Dobkin, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 19:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

45827. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 3, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Model Picture Matter". A dead body in the river and a beautiful model with her face bruised. What's the connection? See cat. #44825 for the same story, apparently the same broadcast but with a different set of credits. Possibly one of the shows has incorrect credits added. The AFRTS public service announcements have been deleted. Bob Bailey, Robert Wright (writer), Virginia Gregg, Lillian Buyeff, Lawrence Dobkin, Herb Ellis, Harry Bartell, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director). 21:19. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

59423. Gunsmoke. November 24, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Odd Man Out". Cyrus Huggins tells Marshal Dillon that his wife has run away after thirty seven years of marriage. A stranger in town shows up with some of Mrs. Huggins' clothing. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 21, 1959. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Rex Koury (composer, conductor), George Walsh (announcer). 26:04. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

16416. Suspense. December 1, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Jet Stream". An interesting story about an Air National Guard pilot who murders his miserable wife in Los Angeles and flies back to New York for an alibi. Frank Lovejoy, Ellen Morgan, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Norman Alden, James McCallion, Sam Pierce, George Walsh (announcer), Michael Frost (writer), William N. Robson (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

16418. Suspense. December 15, 1957. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "An Occurence At Owl Creek Bridge". The shocking story about the spy who was caught during the Civil War. The story was previously produced on "Suspense" on December 9, 1956 and subsequently on July 19, 1959 (see cat. #11328). Ellen Morgan, Ambrose Bierce (author), Harry Bartell, Jack Kruschen, Joseph Cotten, Lou Merrill, William Conrad, George Walsh (announcer), William N. Robson (adaptor, producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

63234. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 19, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Eleven O'Clock Matter". The owner of an advertising agency has received a death threat. Was it from his partner? Bob Bailey, Robert Ryf (writer), Ben Wright, Will Wright, Harry Bartell, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jack Johnstone (producer, director), Eleanor Audley, Paula Winslowe, Lawrence Dobkin. 25:18. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

24790. Frontier Gentleman. February 2, 1958. CBS net. "South Sunday". Sustaining. The first show of the series. Kendall takes on the entire Shelton gang in a small town in the Montana Territory. Parts of the public service announcements have been deleted. The story titles given for this series are subject to correction, in fact, the series may not have story titles at all. John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Virginia Gregg, Stacy Harris, Johnny Jacobs (announcer), Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jerry Goldsmith (composer, conductor). 24:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24791. Frontier Gentleman. February 9, 1958. CBS net. "A Meeting With Sitting Bull". Sustaining. J.B. Kendall and a local reporter named Charlie Meeker hire a half-breed to take them to meet Sitting Bull, but are double-crossed on the trail and shot! A good story. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Junius Matthews, Jeanette Nolan, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Jerry Goldsmith (composer), Wilbur Hatch (conductor), Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director). 24:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

62450. Frontier Gentleman. February 23, 1958. CBS net. "Kendall's Last Stand". Sustaining. During the massacre of General Custer, Kendall, the British reporter, has a near massacre of his own. The program makes excellent use of sound effects. This is a network version of #17503. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Wilbur Hatch (composer, conductor), Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Moyles, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jeanette Nolan, Clarke Gordon, Harry Bartell, James Nusser. 24:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

7062. Gunsmoke. March 2, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Guitar". Simple-minded Weeb Pendle comes to Dodge riding on a mule. He's promptly picked on by bullies. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on July 21, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, John Meston (writer), Al Hendrickson (guitarist), George Walsh (announcer). 20 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

91100. Flight 101. March 14, 1958. Not a broadcast. A dramatization performed at a convention of airline pilots. The script was also used on, "Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar" on May 25, 1958, with the title, "The Midnight Sun Matter" (see cat. #63782). Jimmy Stewart, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (producer). 23:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

50042. Frontier Gentleman. March 16, 1958. CBS net. "Big Sam For Governor". Sponsored by: Dodge. "Big Sam" is running for Governor and wants Kendall to write a nice story about him, and he won't take "no" for an answer! John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Stacy Harris, Vic Perrin, Jean Carson, Harry Bartell, Charles Seel, John Wald (announcer), Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62832. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 16, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Selkoff Sequel Matter". Leon Selkoff, an ex-Nazi working on a secret rocket fuel in the Florida swamps, has disappeared. Was he abducted by his former countrymen? No! It was two "cold warriors" from you-know-where! This is the story of how Johnny Dollar helped to launch the "Explorer" satellite. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Herb Ellis, Lou Merrill, Stacy Harris, Dan Cubberly (anouncer), Jack Kruschen, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell. 25:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17512. Frontier Gentleman. March 23, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Actress". A British actress in the old West meets death; Kendall learns her strange secret. AFRTS program name: "Sagebrush Theatre." John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, producer, director, writer), Jeanette Nolan, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, James Nusser, Wilbur Hatch (composer, conductor), John Wald (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

24794. Frontier Gentleman. March 23, 1958. CBS net. "The Actress". Sustaining. A British actress in the old west meets death; Kendall learns her strange secret. This is a network version, quality upgrade version of cat. #17512. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jeanette Nolan, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, James Nusser, Wilbur Hatch (composer, conductor), John Wald (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 23:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17510. Frontier Gentleman. April 13, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Kendall For The Defense". Kendall becomes a backwoods barrister to defend an ex-Indian scout accused of murder. AFRTS program name: "Sagebrush Theatre." See cat. #63240 for a network version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Will Wright, Jack Moyles, Jeanette Nolan, Vic Perrin, Stacy Harris, Amerigo Moreno (composer, conductor), John Wald (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63240. Frontier Gentleman. April 13, 1958. CBS net. "Kendall For The Defense". Sustaining. Kendall becomes a backwoods barrister to defend an ex-Indian scout accused of murder. The program is also known as "A Lawyer For McKuen." This is a network version of cat. #17510. The program opening is slightly upcut. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Will Wright, Jack Moyles, Jeanette Nolan, Vic Perrin, Stacy Harris, Amerigo Moreno (composer, conductor), John Wald (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24795. Frontier Gentleman. May 4, 1958. CBS net. "The Richest Man In The West". Sustaining. A rich man named Buck Wharton and his private train are held up by Willy Ringo and his gang of badmen. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. See cat. #62452 for a sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Parley Baer, Jack Kruschen, Eddie Firestone, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

62452. Frontier Gentleman. May 4, 1958. CBS net. "The Richest Man In The West". Sponsored by: O'Brien Paints. A rich man and his private train are held up by a gang of badmen. This is a sponsored version of cat. #24795. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Parley Baer, Jack Kruschen, Eddie Firestone, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

52114. Gunsmoke. May 10, 1958. CBS net. "How To Die For Nothing". Commercials deleted. After Marshal Dillon shoots a drunken cowboy, his brother swears to shoot him in the back. The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. The script was used on the radio broadcast of October 10, 1953 (see cat. #4560) and on the Gunsmoke television series on June 23, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, John Meston (writer), Jack Moyles, George Walsh (announcer). 19:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

52142. Gunsmoke. May 11, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Little Bird". Bull Taggart comes to Dodge with his "wife," who is really the wife of Don Marco, a man of honor! The public service announcements have been deleted. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer), Harry Bartell, John McIntire, Lillian Buyeff. 20:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

17508. Frontier Gentleman. May 18, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Advice To The Lovelorn". A man returns from the east to find his girl married to the man who shot up his best friend. AFRTS program name: "Sagebrush Theatre." See cat. #24797 for a network version of this program. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), John Wald (announcer), Vic Perrin, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24797. Frontier Gentleman. May 18, 1958. CBS net. "Advice To The Lovelorn". Sustaining. A man returns from the East to find his friend shot and paralyzed, and his girl married to the gunman! The public service announcements have been partially deleted. This is a network version of cat. #17508. John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Wilbur Hatch (composer, conductor), Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), John Wald (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

7064. Gunsmoke. May 25, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Blue Horse". Marshal Dillon is all alone out on the prairie with a broken leg, and a prisoner who is trying to kill him! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on June 6, 1959. The program closing has been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Richard Crenna, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Marian Clark (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer), Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis. 25:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63782. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 25, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Midnight Sun Matter". Johnny's flying in a cargo plane over Alaska with a load of dynamite...when the pilot gets appendicitis! The script was adapted from one used at a convention of airline pilots on March 14, 1958 (see cat. #91100). Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Jean Tatum, Harry Bartell, Forrest Lewis, Frank Nelson, Roy Rowan (announcer), Russell Thorson, Barney Phillips. 25:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24793. Frontier Gentleman. June 1, 1958. CBS net. "Duel For A School Marm". Sustaining. The new school "marm" is most popular with town residents, despite the fact that there are no children in town! The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Virginia Gregg, Vic Perrin, Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Eddie Firestone, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24798. Frontier Gentleman. June 8, 1958. CBS net. "Sheriff Belljoy's Prisoner". Sustaining. Kendall is imprisoned by a sheriff-judge-jury in one man, and teaches good English to his fat, giggly daughter. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Jeanette Nolan, Harry Bartell, Stacy Harris, Virginia Gregg, Charles Smith (writer), Antony Ellis (creator, producer, director), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24799. Frontier Gentleman. June 15, 1958. CBS net. "The Well". Sustaining. A good story about a "cattleman vs. homesteader" feud which is about to become violent. Things are complicated by a small girl at the bottom of a well. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. The program of June 22, 1958 was possibly pre-empted. If it was, the program scheduled for next week was possibly heard over AFRTS. John Dehner, Vic Perrin, Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17505. Frontier Gentleman. June 29, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Madame Belle Siddons, Confederate Spy". Meet a gambler extraordinaire, and a woman with a past. AFRTS program name: "Sagebrush Theatre." See cat. #63243 for a network version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, Jeanne Bates, Stacy Harris, Harry Bartell, Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63243. Frontier Gentleman. June 29, 1958. CBS net. "Madame Belle Siddons, Confederate Spy". Sustaining. Meet a gambler extraordinaire, and a woman with a past. This is a network version of cat. #17505. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Lawrence Dobkin, Jack Kruschen, Jeanne Bates, Stacy Harris, Harry Bartell, Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13151. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. July 6, 1958. Program #416. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Blinker Matter". A case of an elephant with a hollow leg. D. J. Thompson, Bob Bailey, Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (director), Paula Winslowe, Robert Stanley (writer), Roy Rowan (announcer), Stacy Harris, Vic Perrin. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13311. Gunsmoke. July 6, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Chester's Choice". Chester overhears a plan to rob the Dodge City bank in broad daylight. He tries to get Marshal Dillon to leave town, in order to protect Doc and Kitty. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Jess Kirkpatrick, Marian Clark (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 24:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

24800. Frontier Gentleman. July 20, 1958. CBS net. "Jesse James Robs Kendall". Sustaining. A good story about five holdup men outside Laramie, Wyoming Territory, and Kendall's attempt to have them arrested. The program has a surprise ending, and contains that oft-quoted but seldom heard gem of dialogue, "They Went Thataway!" The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Ted de Corsia, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Jack Moyles, Stacy Harris, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24801. Frontier Gentleman. July 27, 1958. CBS net. "Kendall Robs Jesse James". Sustaining. A good story about J.B. Kendall's second run-in with Jesse James. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Stacy Harris, Vic Perrin, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Charles Seel, Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24788. Frontier Gentleman. August 10, 1958. CBS net. "A Wagon Full Of Cats". Sustaining. A strange story about an itinerant Irishman, his sixty-two cats, and his big plans. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Martha Wentworth, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Charlotte Lawrence, Tom Hanley (writer), Antony Ellis (creator, producer, director), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

24807. Frontier Gentleman. August 24, 1958. CBS net. "Belle Siddons' Encore". Sustaining. Mme. Verdi comes to the Dakotas and strikes a deal with the highwayman, Archie McLaughlin. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. John Dehner, Jack Kruschen, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Jeanne Bates (billed as "Jeanne Lansworth"), Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

52109. Gunsmoke. August 31, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "I Thee Wed". Hester Lackett is regularly beaten by her husband Sam. Even so, she refuses to sign a complaint against him, and even bails him out of jail! The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 16, 1960. The public service announcements have been deleted. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Dehner, Virginia Christine, Harry Bartell, Les Crutchfield (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 20:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

17513. Frontier Gentleman. September 7, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Last Of Belle Siddons". A robber named Archie McLaughlin has escaped to Cheyenne. Madame Verdi, the lady in the matter, has something to say about it. See cat. #63367 for a network version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jack Kruschen, Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Jeanne Bates (billed as "Jeanne Lansworth"), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63367. Frontier Gentleman. September 7, 1958. CBS net. "The Last Of Belle Siddons". Sustaining. A robber named Archie McLaughlin has escaped to Cheyenne. Madame Verdi, the lady in the matter, has something to say about it. The public service announcements have been partially deleted. This is a network version of cat. #17513. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Jack Kruschen, Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Jeanne Bates (billed as "Jeanne Lansworth"), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

64067. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 7, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Malibu Mystery Matter". A very expensive yacht has exploded and sank. It was worth over $150,000. Some phoney diamonds and a phoney explosion sinks a fraudulent scheme. Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Paula Winslowe, Will Wright, Lawrence Dobkin, Barney Phillips, Roy Rowan (announcer), Eleanor Audley, Jean Tatum, Ben Wright, Harry Bartell. 24:28. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

62397. Gunsmoke. September 14, 1958. CBS net. "False Witness". Commercials deleted. Romy Hawkins seems to be an excellent eye witness. His testimony is going to get Tom Maury hanged. However, Romy is not the best of witnesses. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on December 12, 1959. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Howard McNear, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, James Nusser, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 20:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

24803. Frontier Gentleman. September 28, 1958. CBS net. "The Gold Digger". Sponsored by: GMAC Trucks. Kendall meets two gold miners who have just struck it rich...and a saloon lady very determined to take it away from them. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, Jack Kruschen, Virginia Gregg, Joseph Kearns, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

59472. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 28, 1958. CBS net. "The Gruesome Spectacle Matter". Commercials deleted. Tommy Hargrave has been killed in a traffic accident in Bethl New York. But was it an accident? Johnny doesn't think so! Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Joseph Kearns, Junius Matthews, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell. 20:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

62399. Gunsmoke. October 19, 1958. CBS net. "Kick Me". Commercials deleted. An Indian scout named Tobile vows to kill the two white men who played a cruel practical joke on him, and who have insulted his honor. The program was previously produced on the program on November 28, 1953 (see cat. #41945) and on the Gunsmoke television seris on January 26, 1957. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer), Vic Perrin, Ralph Moody, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell. 19:32. Audio condition: Good to very good. Incomplete.

7574. Gunsmoke. November 2, 1958. Program #41. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Old Man's Gold". A man with a sick wife asks Matt to carefully guard his locked suitcase. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Ralph Moody, John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Marian Clark (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17500. Frontier Gentleman. November 9, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Holiday". John Dehner is featured as a British reporter for the London Times, covering the Wild West (and not bad with a six-shooter himself). Cole Williams, a famous killer during the war, is dying in Batesville, Missouri. See cat. #63372 for a network, sponsored version of this program. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Virginia Gregg, Jack Moyles, Tom Hanley (writer), Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Helen Kleeb, Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63372. Frontier Gentleman. November 9, 1958. CBS net. "Holiday". Sponsored by: Kent, Plymouth. Cole Williams, a famous killer during the war, is dying in Batesville, Misouri. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17500. John Dehner, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Virginia Gregg, Jack Moyles, Tom Hanley (writer), Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Helen Kleeb, Bud Sewell (announcer), Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:28. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

42146. Gunsmoke. November 16, 1958. CBS net. "Brush At Elkader". Sponsored by: Four Way Cold Tablets, Studebaker, Pepsi Cola, Tootsie Toys, Ex-Lax. Ben Williams has been murdered by Lou Shippen. Matt has to travel to the very tough town of Elkader to bring him back, not an easy job! The script was used on the program previously on October 23, 1955 (see cat. #59869) and on the Gunsmoke television series on September 15, 1956. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, James Westerfield, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Frankie Laine (Four Way Cold Tablets spot). 25:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63753. Frontier Gentleman. November 16, 1958. CBS net. "Some Random Notes From A Train". Sponsored by: Kent, Studebaker Lark, Tums. The last show of the series. The story title was used previous on the series on April 27, 1958 (see cat. #24809). As J.B. Kendall begins his journey back to England, he recalls his many adventures in the western territories (actually, his memories are excerpts from previous programs). A well-done final broadcast. John Dehner, Jackson Beck (commercial spokesman, Antony Ellis (creator, writer, producer, director), Ben Wright, Jack Moyles, Bud Sewell (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Joseph Kearns, Vic Perrin, Jack Kruschen, Harry Bartell, Jerry Goldsmith (theme composer). 24:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46764. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 23, 1958. CBS net. "Strange Vendetta". Sponsored by: Kent, Lysol. The first show of the series. Senor Miguel Rojas has been knifed and is dying. Before passing on, he hires Paladin to deliver his body to Mexico. There's more than one surprise inside the coffin! The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television series on October 26, 1957. John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Ben Wright, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Howard Culver, Ralph Moody, Vic Perrin, Ken Kolb (writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator). 25:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17409. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 30, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Road To Wickenberg". A good story about Paladin's visit to Bluebell. He loses his money, gun, and horse...but wins a woman. Not a fair exchange! See cat. #46765 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television series on October 25, 1958. Ben Wright, Eve McVeagh, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Jack Edwards, John Dehner, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Gene Roddenberry (writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

46765. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 30, 1958. CBS net. "Road To Wickenberg". Sponsored by: Kent, Lysol. A good story about Paladin's visit to Bluebell. He loses his money, gun, and horse...but wins a woman. Not a fair exchange! Quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17409. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television series on October 25, 1958. Ben Wright, Eve McVeagh, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Jack Edwards, John Dehner, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Vic Perrin, Gene Roddenberry (writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator). 25:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46766. Have Gun, Will Travel. December 7, 1958. CBS net. "Ella West". Sponsored by: Kent. Paladin travels to Abilene to help his friend Tom Carter make a lady out of Ella West, star of his Wild West Show. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on January 4, 1958. John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer), Ben Wright, Gene Roddenberry (writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Lynn Allen, Barney Phillips, John Dawson (adaptor), Bill James (sound effects), Cliff Thorsness (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator). 25:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52185. Gunsmoke. December 7, 1958. CBS net. "The Grass Asp". Commercials deleted. When Red Bastion's wife gets shot on the streets of Dodge, Red is sure it was one of the Texas cowboys who had just arrived in town. The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 19:16. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

52135. Gunsmoke. December 28, 1958. CBS net. "The Choice". Sponsored by: Four Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo. Andy Hill, an outlaw trying to go straight, gets a job riding shotgun on the stage. The script was used previously on radio on October 30, 1955 (see cat. #17325 and cat. #46853), and on the Gunsmoke television series on May 9, 1959. One of the commercials and part of the system cue have been deleted. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, George Walsh (announcer), Joan Bennett (Four Way Cold Tablet commercial). 23:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

17366. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 11, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Englishman". James Brunswick, the ninth Earl of Aylesbury, is determined to run his half of a Montana ranch. See cat. #46771 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on December 7, 1957. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Ralph Moody, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Rolfe (writer, creator), John Dawson (adaptor), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Virginia Christine, Jeanne Bates, James Nusser, John James, Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46771. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 11, 1959. CBS net. "The Englishman". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo. James Brunswick, the ninth Earl of Aylesbury, is determined to run his half of a Montana ranch. Quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17366. The script wwas used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on December 7, 1957. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Ralph Moody, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Rolfe (writer, creator), John Dawson (adaptor), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Virginia Christine, Jeanne Bates, James Nusser, Herb Meadow (creator), John James, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52128. Gunsmoke. January 18, 1959. CBS net. "Kangaroo". Commercials deleted. A religious fanatic named Ira Scurlock accuses Chester of interfering with the work of the Lord, and plans to cut off Chester's hand! The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 24:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

17368. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 25, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Teacher". A school teacher insists on teaching the truth, which almost gets her school-house burned down! See cat. #46773 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on March 15, 1958. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg (doubles), Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Rolfe (creator, writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Helen Kleeb, Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Joel Davis, Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46773. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 25, 1959. CBS net. "The Teacher". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Rambler American. A school teacher insists on teaching the truth, which almost gets her school-house burned down! This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17368. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on March 15, 1958. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Rolfe (creator, writer), Herb Meadow (creator), John Dawson (adaptor), Helen Kleeb, Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), Virginia Gregg (doubles), Joel Davis, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Al Pearce (Rambler commercial as "Elmer Blurt"). 25:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52191. Gunsmoke. February 8, 1959. CBS net. "Groat's Grudge". Commercials deleted. Yancy Groat comes to Dodge to commit murder. He plans to kill Tom Hasket, a former Union soldier who killed his wife during the war. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on January 2, 1960. The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Jess Kirkpatrick, Frank Cady, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 25:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

17360. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 15, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Return Of Dr. Thackeray". Dr. Phyllis Thackeray is trying to control an outbreak of smallpox, the son of a rancher isn't much help. See cat. #46794 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on "The Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 17, 1958. Virginia Gregg, Jeanne Bates, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Lou Krugman, Lawrence Dobkin, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Stanley Silverman (writer), Sam Rolfe (creator, writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), John Dehner, Ben Wright, Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46794. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 15, 1959. CBS net. "The Return Of Dr. Thackeray". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Lysol. Dr. Phyllis Thackeray is trying to control an outbreak of smallpox, the son of a rancher isn't much help. This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17360. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 17, 1958. Virginia Gregg, Ann Doud (adaptor), Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Jeanne Bates, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Lou Krugman, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Edwards, Sam Rolfe (creator, writer), Stanley Silverman (writer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Georgia Ellis. 25:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13155. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. February 22, 1959. Program #444. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Blue Madonna Matter". The story of a most unusual art forger, who never appears during the show! Bob Bailey, Forrest Lewis, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), G. Stanley Jones, Bert Holland, Byron Kane. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17361. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 22, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Winchester Quarantine". Joe Whitehorse, a mission Indian, is supposed to have diseased cattle. The local ranchers want him out. See cat. #46795 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on October 5, 1957. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Lillian Buyeff, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Edgar Barrier, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Herb Meadow (creator, writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46795. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 22, 1959. CBS net. "Winchester Quarantine". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Lysol, Rambler. Joe Whitehorse, a mission Indian, is supposed to have diseased cattle. The local ranchers want him out. The very clever Lysol commercial is titled "I Was A Teenage Germ." This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17361. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on October 5, 1957. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Lillian Buyeff, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Edgar Barrier, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Herb Meadow (creator, writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13156. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 8, 1959. Program #446. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Net Of Circumstance Matter". A robbery and a missing night watchman, but who cares? Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Lillian Buyeff, Vic Perrin, Bartlett Robinson, Bill James, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Dan Cubberly (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17377. Have Gun, Will Travel. March 15, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Death Of A Young Gunfighter". Juan Morita, who has killed twelve, will not kill again...he says! See cat. #46797 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on March 14, 1959 (the day before the radio broadcast). Barney Phillips, Ben Wright, Clarke Gordon, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Julian Fink (writer), Lawrence Dobkin (doubles), Lillian Buyeff, Marian Clark (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46797. Have Gun, Will Travel. March 15, 1959. CBS net. "Death Of A Young Gunfighter". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Fram Filters, Kentucky Club Tobacco. Juan Morita, who has killed twelve, will not kill again...he says! This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17377. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on March 14, 1959 (the day before the radio broadcast). Barney Phillips, Ben Wright, Clarke Gordon, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Julian Fink (writer), Lawrence Dobkin (doubles), Lillian Buyeff, Marian Clark (adaptor), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

13158. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 22, 1959. Program #448. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Lake Mead Mystery Matter". A hood on a fishing trip is seeking revenge and takes his victim for a "last ride." See cat. #45062 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Bartlett Robinson, Bob Bailey, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Frank Nelson, Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45062. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 22, 1959. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "The Lake Mead Mystery Matter". Sponsored by: 4-Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo, Fram Filters, Pepsi, Rambler. Ambassador. A hood on a fishing trip is seeking revenge and is taking his victim for a "last ride." This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #13158. The recording includes a local spot for Old Gold cigarettes. Bartlett Robinson, Bob Bailey, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Frank Nelson, Gil Stratton, Harry Bartell, Joan Bennett, Lawrence Dobkin, Mason Adams. 24:59. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

52180. Gunsmoke. March 22, 1959. CBS net. "The Trial". Sponsored by: Pepsi Cola, Sta-Nu Drycleaning, Fram Oil Filters. Judge Stokes has arrived in Dodge to dispense a most unusual brand of justice. A killing and $10,000 from a robbery are at stake. The script was used previously on March 12, 1955 (see cat. #17302 and #61774). One commercial has been deleted. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell, George Walsh (announcer). 28:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

17378. Have Gun, Will Travel. March 29, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Sense Of Justice". Andy is accused of murder and in jail. Paladin stands up to a lynch mob out to get him...only Andy is an idiot! The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will travel" television show on November 1, 1958. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Dawson (adaptor), Lynn Allen, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Vic Perrin (billed as "Richard Perkins"), John Kneubuhl (writer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17379. Have Gun, Will Travel. April 5, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Maggie O'Bannion". Paladin is made into a servant on the O'Bannion ranch while awaiting for the crooked foreman to return. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on April 4, 1959. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Lynn Allen, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Gene Roddenberry (writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Virginia Gregg, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52113. Gunsmoke. April 26, 1959. CBS net. "The Badge". Commercials deleted. A not-too-bright bank robber named Augie shoots Marshal Dillon just because he wants his badge! His pal Rack does his thinking for him, and plans to keep Dillon alive for his own reasons! The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 12, 1960. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Marian Clark (writer), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, George Walsh (announcer). 24:22. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

63239. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 10, 1959. CBS net. "The Fatal Fillet Matter". Sponsored by: Pepi-Cola. Johnny has dinner with a pal, the plans are to share a steak. Johnny's piece is overcooked, but his friend dies from ground glass in the meat! The system cue is added live. Marvin Miller, Dan Cubberly (nnouncer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Frank Gerstle, D. J. Thompson, Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Jack Edwards, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell. 24:30. Audio condition: Good. Complete as above.

17398. Have Gun, Will Travel. May 17, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Silver Queen". Mme. Annette Vargas has inherited half of Leady Kane's mine, but needs Paladin to establish her claim. See cat. #46803 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 31, 1958. Albert Aley (writer), Ben Wright, Harry Bartell (doubles), Hugh Douglas (announcer), James Nusser, John Dawson (adaptor), John Dehner, Joseph Kearns, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin (doubles), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:09. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46803. Have Gun, Will Travel. May 17, 1959. CBS net. "The Silver Queen". Sponsored by: Longines Watches, Mutual Of Omaha, Pepsi-Cola, Look Magazine. Mme. Annette Vargas has inherited half of Leady Kane's mine, but needs Paladin to establish her claim. This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17398. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 31, 1958. Albert Aley (writer), Ben Wright, Frank Knight (announcer: Longines Watches), Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), James Nusser, John Dawson (writer), John Dehner, Joseph Kearns, Lynn Allen, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Virginia Gregg, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8651. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 24, 1959. CBS net. "The Cask Of Death Matter". Commercials deleted. A good story about a mad wine collector reliving the horror story of Edgar Allen Poe. Bob Bailey, Harry Bartell, Parley Baer, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Forrest Lewis, Bartlett Robinson, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Marvin Miller. 20:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

46804. Have Gun, Will Travel. May 24, 1959. CBS net. "In An Evil Time". Sponsored by: Longines Watches, Mutual Of Omaha, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin is hired to bring in the legendary Pappy French, a bank robber with $50,000 hidden away. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on June 14, 1958. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Joseph Kearns, Harry Bartell (doubles), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Shimon Wincelberg (writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Frank Knight (Longines commercial), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52162. Gunsmoke. June 7, 1959. CBS net. "Doc's Indians". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance, Turtle Wax. Doc and Kitty are kidnapped by Indians. The Chief wants Doc to treat his sick child and Doc agrees, but only if Kitty is allowed to grow free! The other commercials and the program closing have been deleted. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Howard Culver, Lawrence Dobkin, James Nusser, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 26:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

7069. Gunsmoke. June 14, 1959. CBS net. "Kitty's Kidnap". Sponsored by: Longines, Mutual Of Omaha, Turtlewax, Old Spice, Casite Tuneup, Look. Pete Brass is arrested for robbery and murder, but his men kidnap Kitty and offer to "horse trade" with Marshal Dillon. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Ken Lynch, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, James Nusser, Marian Clark (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17402. Have Gun, Will Travel. June 21, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "North Fork". Paladin protects the Mennonite community in North Fork from a town determined to drive them out. See cat. #46808 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 24, 1958. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Lou Krugman, Jess Kirkpatrick, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Joseph Kearns, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Irving Rubine (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Dawson (adaptor), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (sosound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46808. Have Gun, Will Travel. June 21, 1959. CBS net. "North Fork". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha, A. T. and T., Ex Lax, Casite. Paladin protects the Mennonite community in North Fork from a town determined to drive them out. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17402. The system cue is added live. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 24, 1948. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Lou Krugman, Jess Kirkpatrick, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Joseph Kearns, Irving Rubine (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Dawson (adaptor), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

7578. Have Gun, Will Travel. June 28, 1959. Program #30. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Homecoming". Ed Stacey, a man wrongly jailed for two years, returns home and is pushed a bit too far. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 23, 1959. John Dehner, Harry Bartell, Virginia Gregg, Barney Phillips, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Ben Wright, Albert Aley (writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Jack Moyles, Ken Lynch, Lou Krugman, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7075. Gunsmoke. July 5, 1959. CBS net. "Emma's Departure". Sponsored by: Mutual Of Omaha Insurance, A. T. and T., Turtle Wax, Casite. Guardian Maintenance (the commercial features "The Bickersons!") Ben Hyde, a miser out on the prairie who thinks of nothing but work, is found shot. His wife Emma starts spending money freely soon after. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Virginia Christine, Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Marian Clark (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 29:19. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

17357. Have Gun, Will Travel. July 12, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Young Gun". A gun-fighter turned rancher is keeping the other cattlemen from his water during a drought. See cat. #46811 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on November 8, 1958. Albert Aley (writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Perry Cook, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Edwards, Vic Perrin, Virginia Christine, Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

46811. Have Gun, Will Travel. July 12, 1959. CBS net. "Young Gun". Sponsored by: Winston, Ex Lax, Casite, Guardian Maintenance Service. A gun-fighter turned rancher is keeping the other cattlemen from his water during a drought. This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17357. The script was used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on November 8, 1958. Albert Aley (writer), Ann Doud (adaptor), Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Perry Cook, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Sam Edwards, Vic Perrin, Virginia Christine, Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17375. Have Gun, Will Travel. July 19, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Deliver The Body". Ben Tyler has been accused of murdering the sheriff. Paladin is anxious to leave San Francisco to avoid women fighting over him. He accepts the job to return Ben to trial. The script was reportedly used on the "Have Gun, Will Travel" television show on May 24, 1958, but there is conflicting evidence. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Richard Crenna, Harry Bartell, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Buckley Angel (writer), John Dawson (adaptor), Bartlett Robinson, James Westerfield, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52119. Gunsmoke. July 26, 1959. CBS net. "Old Beller". Commercials deleted. The sad story of the best lead steer in Kansas, and the plan of Ab Slate to cownap him. George Walsh (announcer), Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Howard McNear, John Meston (writer), Ken Lynch, Marian Clark (writer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Parley Baer, Ralph Moody, William Conrad, George Walsh (announcer). 24:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

52151. Gunsmoke. August 2, 1959. CBS net. "Ball Nine, Take Your Base". Sponsored by: Columbia Televisions, Casite. The Eastern All-Star Professional Baseball Club plays a team from Dodge, and the umpire is Doc Adams! One commercial has been deleted. William Conrad, Vic Perrin (writer, performer), Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Ralph Moody, Barney Phillips, Joseph Kearns, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 28:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

52152. Gunsmoke. August 9, 1959. CBS net. "Mavis McCloud". Participating sponsors. Young and beautiful Mavis arrives in Dodge looking for a husband. Finding one in a short time, her troubles are just beginning, and so are Marshal Dillon's! A rebroadcast of a radio script first heard on August 16, 1954 (see cat. #54830), and used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 26, 1957. The program ending has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Harry Bartell, Barbara Eiler, Sam Edwards, George Walsh (announcer). 30:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

17354. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 23, 1959. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Bonanza". Samuel Curry hires Paladin to rid his silver mine of ghosts! See cat. #46815 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Frank Paris (producer, director, writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), James Nusser, Helen Kleeb, Bartlett Robinson, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46815. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 23, 1959. CBS net. "Bonanza". Sponsored by: Columbia Phonographs, Casite, Winston. Samuel Curry hires Paladin to rid his silver mine of ghosts! This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17354. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Ben Wright, Harry Bartell, Frank Paris (producer, director, writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), James Nusser, Helen Kleeb, Bartlett Robinson, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 24:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52148. Gunsmoke. August 30, 1959. CBS net. "Shooting Stopover". Commercials deleted. Taking a prisoner to Wichita, Marshal Dillon and the other stage coach passengers are trapped at a way station by robbers who are after a shipment of gold. The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on October 8, 1960. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Barney Phillips, Jeanne Bates, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 25:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

52371. Gunsmoke. September 20, 1959. CBS net. "Gentleman's Disagreement". Commercials deleted. Ed Beaudry comes to Dodge to kill Bert Wells. A showdown seems inevitable, but Beaudry is found dead first! The script was used previously on the program on July 26, 1952 (see cat. #47121) and on the Gunsmoke television series on April 30, 1960. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Barney Phillips, Lynn Allen, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, George Walsh (announcer). 26:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

52111. Gunsmoke. September 27, 1959. CBS net. "Personal Justice". Commercials deleted. After Marshal Dillon arrests Reid Morely for murder, his brother Clate threatens to kill Dillon if his brother is found guilty. When Reid admits his guilt to Clate after his acquittal, Clate threatens to kill his own brother! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Marian Clark (writer), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Jack Moyles, George Walsh (announcer). 25:25. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

52372. Gunsmoke. October 11, 1959. CBS net. "Kitty's Quandary". Sponsored by: Mentholatum Rub, Columbia Phonographs, Swiss Watchmakers. ("Trip To Switzerland" contest), Four Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo. Sweet talking Shave Murdock finds out that Marshal Dillon will be full of liquor while having his tooth pulled. Shave robs the bank and kills a teller while Matt is under the influence. The system cue has been deleted. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Mel Torme (Four Way Cold Tablets commercial), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

62985. Have Gun, Will Travel. October 11, 1959. CBS net. "Stopover In Tombstone". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Ex-Lax, Watchmakers Of Switzerland (vacation contest). Paladin becomes a deputy assistant sheriff of Cochise County...a lawman of Tombstone. An accused murderer with a dying wife proves a tragic responsibility. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Ann Doud (writer), Bartlett Robinson, Betty Garde, Joe Cranston, Harry Bartell, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

45064. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. October 18, 1959. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "The Missing Missile Matter". Sponsored by: Camels, Columbia Stereo One, 4-Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo,. Swiss Watches, Ex-Lax. Johnny deals with a matter of national security instead of insurance! Bob Bailey, Mel Torme (4-Way Cold Tablets), Jackson Beck (Ex-Lax), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, G. Stanley Jones, Bartlett Robinson, Forrest Lewis, Don Diamond, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director). 24:37. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

63065. Have Gun, Will Travel. October 25, 1959. CBS net. "When In Rome". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Ex-Lax, Camels. Paladin shoots and kills "The Professor," a holdup man and accused murderer. He is also forced to wound an innocent bystander, which causes the man's wife to make an unusual request. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Jackson Beck (commercial spokesman: Ex-Lax), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Frank Paris (writer, producer, director), Ralph Moody, Lurene Tuttle, Olan Soule, Barney Phillips, Hugh Douglas, Harry Bartell (doubles), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

52154. Gunsmoke. November 1, 1959. CBS net. "Westbound". Commercials deleted. Marshal Dillon and Chester arrest Jack Daggett in Abilene for murder and plan to take him back to Dodge. Daggett's two older brothers have other ideas. The script was used first on the broadcast of January 3, 1953 (see cat. #39961). The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, James Nusser, Barney Phillips, Vic Perrin, George Walsh (announcer). 24:57. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

41923. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 8, 1959. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "The Larson Arson Matter". Sponsored by: Winston, Four-Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo, Ex-Lax. Johnny's hired to protect a small-time gangster from threats on his life and home. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Bert Holland, Don Diamond, Harry Bartell, Dan Cubberly (announcer). 25:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52167. Gunsmoke. November 8, 1959. CBS net. "Cavalcade". Sponsored by: Columbia Phonographs. A good story of the secret life of Doc Adams...in reality Calvin Moore, a murderer! The script was used previously on January 31, 1953 (see cat. #17316 and #39965). The other commercials and the system cue have been deleted. William Conrad, Les Crutchfield (writer), Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis (billed as "Georgia Hawkins"), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer), Lawrence Dobkin, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, Virginia Christine. 27:53. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

46899. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 15, 1959. CBS net. "Fair Fugitive". Sponsored by: Winston, Ex Lax, Fitch Shampoo, Dristan. Paladin agrees to transport a prisoner for The Texas Rangers, but she's a beautiful Hungarian lady...and an old friend of Paladin's! John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Harry Bartell, Don Diamond, Lillian Buyeff. 25:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46897. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 29, 1959. CBS net. "Assignment In Stone's Crossing". Sponsored by: Winston, Ex Lax, Fitch Shampoo, Dristan. Paladin travels to Stone's Crossing, and nearly gets hanged for his trouble. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Ben Wright, Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Harry Bartell, Bartlett Robinson, Vic Perrin, Jack Moyles, Joseph Cranston, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52139. Gunsmoke. November 29, 1959. CBS net. "Hard Lesson". Sponsored by: Mentholatum Rub. When Pete Belvin returns to his old home, he arrives with the loot from a bank robbery and a bullet wound! His younger brother Joe tries to help. The other commercials and the program closing after the credits have been deleted. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis (billed as "Georgia Hawkins"), Howard McNear, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 26:23. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

62981. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 3, 1960. CBS net. "Return Engagement". Sponsored by: Fitch Shampoo, Dristan, Winston. Paladin is hired to protect a rancher from Curly McLain, who is just out of Yuma prison, where he's spent the last six years. After discovering that Curly was framed, Paladin tries to right an injustice. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Ann Doud (writer), Lynn Allen, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Frank Paris (producer, director). 25:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17407. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 17, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "French Leave". A French policeman hires Paladin to capture Marius, a renegade French criminal, who is living pretty well for a fugitive. See cat. #62982 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Shirley Mitchell, Harry Bartell (doubles), Barney Phillips, Marvin Miller, Frank Paris (producer, director), Gus Bayz (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), William N. Robson (writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

43561. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. January 17, 1960. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "The Evaporated Clue Matter". Sponsored by: Camels, 4-Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo, Ex-Lax. The obvious killer, with the only possible motive, can prove that he was in Alaska at the time of the murder...obviously! Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Harry Bartell, Herb Ellis, Herb Vigran, Jack Edwards, Jackson Beck (announcer), Stu Erwin. 25:19. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

52160. Gunsmoke. January 17, 1960. CBS net. "Fiery Arrest". Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran. Marshal Dillon and Chester are taken prisoner by Hod and Mosley, who regularly beat Millie, a woman who stays with them. Dillon escapes and brings Millie to Dodge, but Mosley plans to get at her. The other commercials and the program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, Marian Clark (writer), Parley Baer, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Sam Edwards, Barney Phillips, Jeanne Bates, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 25:55. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

62982. Have Gun, Will Travel. January 17, 1960. CBS net. "French Leave". Sponsored by: Camels, Ex-Lax, Fitch Shampoo, Dristan. A French policeman hires Paladin to capture Marius, a renegade French criminal, who is living pretty well for a fugitive. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17407. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Shirley Mitchell, Harry Bartell (doubles), Barney Phillips, Marvin Miller, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Frank Paris (producer, director), William N. Robson (writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Gus Bayz (sound effects), Bill James (sound effects). 25:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

52144. Gunsmoke. January 24, 1960. CBS net. "Bless Me Till I Die". Commercials deleted. A traveling minister named Cole Treadwell comes to Dodge and has a run-in with Nate Bush. Bush accuses Treadwell of being an escaped convict...and he's right! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 22, 1961. The program closing has been deleted after the cast credits. William Conrad, Ray Kemper (writer), Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, Lawrence Dobkin, Ralph Moody, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 25:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

10901. Gunsmoke. February 14, 1960. Program #381. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Distant Drummer". A simple drummer boy from the Civil War is framed for murder by the town bully. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on November 19, 1960. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Joseph Kearns, Barney Phillips, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, James Nusser, Marian Clark (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17349. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 14, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Dollhouse In Diamond Springs". Paladin is hired to get back the $20,000 taken during the Diamond Springs bank robbery. See cat. #46913 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Ben Wright, Betty Harford, Clayton Post, Frank Paris (writer, producer, director), Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 23:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46913. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 14, 1960. CBS net. "The Dollhouse In Diamond Springs". Sponsored by: Ex Lax, Fritos, Camels, Fitch Shampoo, Dristan. Paladin is hired to get back the $20,000 taken during the Diamond Springs bank robbery. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17349. Ben Wright, Betty Harford, Clayton Post, Frank Paris (writer, producer, director), Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46912. Have Gun, Will Travel. February 21, 1960. CBS net. "That Was No Lady". Sponsored by: Ex Lax, Camels, Fitch Shampoo, Dristan, Pepsi Cola. Paladin travels to Brackwater to close down the Paradise Saloon, run by the notorious A. J. Bannion. But Bannion turns out to be a lady...or at least a female! The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Frank Paris (producer, director), William N. Robson (writer), Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Jeanette Nolan, Virginia Gregg, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

52930. Gunsmoke. February 21, 1960. CBS net. "Mr. and Mrs. Amber". Commercials deleted. After Neil Amber is caught stealing seeds from the general store, Pete Fletcher (a wealthy rancher) accuses Amber's wife of stealing one of his calves. The script was previously used on this series on April 3, 1954 and on the Gunsmoke television series on August 4, 1956. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Howard McNear, Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, James Nusser, Parley Baer, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), Georgia Ellis, George Walsh (announcer), Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Virginia Gregg, Jeanne Bates. 23:04. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

17350. Have Gun, Will Travel. March 6, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Somebody Out There Hates Me". Tejada, a Mexican badman, is out to kill Paladin after spending eight years in jail. See cat. #46914 for a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Frank Paris (producer, director), Tom Hanley (writer), Tim Graham, Don Diamond, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

45053. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. March 6, 1960. CBS net. "The Moonshine Matter". Sponsored by: Pepsi, Camels, 4-Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo, Ex-Lax. Johnny dodges a crazed hillbilly in the swamps of Missouri. The system cue has been deleted. Bob Bailey, Mona Freeman (4-Way Cold Tablets), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Ben Wright, Sam Edwards, Vic Perrin, Ralph Moody. 24:16. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

46914. Have Gun, Will Travel. March 6, 1960. CBS net. "Somebody Out There Hates Me". Sponsored by: Ex Lax, Camels, Fitch Shampoo, Fritos, Pepsi-Cola. Tejada, a Mexican badman, is out to kill Paladin after spending eight years in jail. This is a quality upgrade, network, sponsored version of cat. #17350. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Harry Bartell, Frank Paris (producer, director), Tom Hanley (writer), Tim Graham, Don Diamond, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator). 25:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62624. Gunsmoke. March 13, 1960. CBS net. "Unloaded Gun". Commercials deleted. Joe Lime is out to kill Marshal Dillon, who has a fever and is barely able to stand. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on January 14, 1961. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Marian Clark (writer), Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Barney Phillips, Sam Edwards, Harry Bartell, Dick Beals, George Walsh (announcer). 18:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

17404. Have Gun, Will Travel. April 3, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Shanghai Is A Verb". Hey Boy has disappeared from the Barbary Coast. Bubonic plague and a shanghai ensue. See cat. #62984 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Edgar Barrier, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, Barney Phillips, Charlie Lung, Tim Graham, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Frank Paris (producer, director), William N. Robson (writer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

62984. Have Gun, Will Travel. April 3, 1960. CBS net. "Shanghai Is A Verb". Sponsored by: Ex-Lax, Winston, Doan's Pills, Pepsi-Cola. Hey Boy has disappeared from the Barbery Coast. Bubonic plague and a shanghai ensue, This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17404. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Edgar Barrier, Harry Bartell, Virginia Christine, Barney Phillips, Charlie Lung, Tim Graham, Sam Rolfe (creator), Herb Meadow (creator), Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), William N. Robson (writer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 24:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62672. Gunsmoke. April 10, 1960. CBS net. "Dave's Lesson". Commercials deleted. When two of Matt's close friends die, their son Dave comes to Dodge to spend the summer. Trying to help the Marshal, Dave shoots a man and thinks that he's killed an old drunk. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Marian Clark (writer), Sam Edwards, Ralph Moody, Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 23:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

63067. Have Gun, Will Travel. April 24, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Irish Luck". Paladin makes friends with an Irishman named O'Bannon on St. Patrick's Day. Shortly thereafter, O'Bannon finds himself on trial for a robbery and murder. Paladin testifies at the trial, and O'Bannon is acquitted. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Jeanne Bates, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Ben Wright (doubles), Harry Bartell, Jack Moyles, John James, Tom Hanley (sound effects, performer), Bill James (sound effects). 26:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

83403. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 8, 1960. CBS net. "The Phoney Phone Matter". Sponsored by: Ex-Lax. J. Ransom Wendell, a very important client, wants to see Johnny right away...but for what purpose? The story title was subsequently used on, "Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar" on December 16, 1961 (see cat. #43562) but it's not the same plot. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Marvin Miller, Richard Crenna, Lou Merrill, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), John Wald (announcer). 22:40. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

17397. Have Gun, Will Travel. May 15, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Lena Countryman". Lena Countryman, a schoolteacher, is going to be killed by Dutch Talbot because she caused the death of his son by trying to teach him to swim. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Russell Arms, Charlie Lung (doubles), Jeanne Bates, Harry Bartell, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Frank Paris (writer, producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 23:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41911. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. May 29, 1960. CBS net. "The Red Rock Matter". Sponsored by: Pepsi Cola, Camel, Kellogg's Cereals. A body found buried in the Arizona desert leads Johnny to a crazed prospector and a nest of rattlers. The opening partially is deleted, the story is unaffected. Bob Bailey, John Wald (announcer), John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Will Wright, Tom Hanley, Bill James (Jacobs?). 23:23. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

62680. Gunsmoke. June 5, 1960. CBS net. "Fabulous Silver Extender". Commercials deleted. Albert Cramston is a gent with a machine that makes silver dollars out of dimes! William Conrad, Parley Baer, Vic Perrin (writer, performer), Jack Moyles, Jack Moyles, Harry Bartell, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 24:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

41918. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. June 12, 1960. CBS net. "The Harried Heiress Matter". Sponsored by: Pepsi, Camels, Fritos, Kellogg's Cereals. A plan to marry into an inheritance fails when Johnny rushes to the "marriage mills" of Las Vegas. Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, John Wald (announcer), Jean Tatum, Sam Edwards, Forrest Lewis, Lillian Buyeff, Marvin Miller, Russell Thorson, Bartlett Robinson. 24:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46919. Have Gun, Will Travel. June 12, 1960. CBS net. "Search For Wylie Dawson". Sponsored by: Camels, Doan's Pills, Fritos, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin tries to return Willie Dawson to El Paso...to tell him that he's no longer a wanted man. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Virginia Gregg, Ben Wright, Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Harry Bartell, Jack Edwards (doubles), Bartlett Robinson, Peggy Webber, Don Diamond, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

46921. Have Gun, Will Travel. June 26, 1960. CBS net. "Doctor From Vienna". Sponsored by: Ex Lax, Camels, Doan's Pills, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin has suspicions about the unusual Doctor Dreckle from Vienna. He has a parlor right in the Carlton Hotel! The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Frank Paris (producer, director), William N. Robson (writer), Harry Bartell, Shirley Mitchell, Peggy Webber, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62682. Gunsmoke. June 26, 1960. CBS net. "Line Trouble". Commercials deleted. Marshal Dillon tries to convince Small Hawk that the new telegraph wires are not "bad medicine." William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, Parley Baer, Marian Clark (writer), Harry Bartell, Joseph Kearns, Lawrence Dobkin, Ralph Moody, Jack Moyles, Howard McNear, George Walsh (announcer). 21:30. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

17387. Have Gun, Will Travel. July 24, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Way For The Delta Queen". Paladin is protecting one of the steamboats in a great sternwheeler race from sabotage. See cat. #46778 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), William N. Robson (writer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Rhoda Williams, Jack Edwards (doubles), James Nusser (doubles), Vic Perrin, Paul Dubov, John James, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46778. Have Gun, Will Travel. July 24, 1960. CBS net. "Way For The Delta Queen". Sponsored by: Doan's Pills, Guardian Maintenance Service, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin is protecting one of the steamboats in a great sternwheeler race from sabotage. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17387. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), William N. Robson (writer), Edgar Bergen (Guardian Maintenance commercial), Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Rhoda Williams, Jack Edwards (doubles), James Nusser (doubles), Vic Perrin, Paul Dubov, John James, Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator). 25:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

50528. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. July 31, 1960. CBS net. "The Rhymer Collection Matter". Commercials deleted. Years after a fabulous collection of porcelain miniatures has been stolen, one of them appears in the mail slot of the former owner! Bob Bailey, Dan Cubberly (announcer), Harry Bartell, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Ben Wright, Forrest Lewis, Junius Matthews, Marvin Miller. 21:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

17391. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 7, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Viva". Paladin and his Indian companion try to bring a church organ to a Mission...during a revolution. Part one of a two part story. See cat. #46780 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Don Diamond, Billy Idelson, Harry Bartell, Jack Edwards, Ann Doud (writer), Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46780. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 7, 1960. CBS net. "Viva". Sponsored by: Doan's Pills, Guardian Maintenance Service, Pepsi-Cola. Part one of a two part story. Paladin and his Indian companion try to bring a church organ to a mission...during a revolution. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17391. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Don Diamond, Billy Idelson, Harry Bartell, Jack Edwards, Edgar Bergen (Guardian Maintenance commercial), Ann Doud (writer), Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

17392. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 14, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Extended Viva". Paladin and his Indian friend continue their efforts to transport an organ across a war zone. Part two of a two part story. See cat. #46781 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Don Diamond, Harry Bartell, Billy Idelson, Russell Arms, Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46781. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 14, 1960. CBS net. "Extended Viva". Sponsored by: No-Doz, Guardian Maintenance Service, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin and his Indian friend continue their efforts to transport an organ across a war zone. Part two of a two part story. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17392. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Don Diamond, Harry Bartell, Billy Idelson, Russell Arms, Frank Paris (producer, director), Ann Doud (writer), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Edgar Bergen (Guardian Maintenance commercial), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

83404. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. August 14, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcastr. "The Paradise Lost Matter". Johnny enters the Mackley Home For The Aged, near Kingston, New York. He's there to investigate four sudden deaths, in each case, the Mackley Home was named as insurance beneficiary! Bob Bailey, Virginia Gregg, Harry Bartell, Edgar Barrier, Sam Edwards, Stacy Harris, Junius Matthews, Forrest Lewis, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), John Wald (announcer). 20:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

17390. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 21, 1960. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Warrant". Paladin is captured by a bounty hunter, to be turned over to an evil sheriff out for his blood. See cat. #46782 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Frank Paris (producer, director), Ray Kemper (writer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46782. Have Gun, Will Travel. August 21, 1960. CBS net. "The Warrant". Sponsored by: No-Doz, Doan's Pills, Guardian Maintenance Service, Pepsi-Cola. Paladin is captured by a bounty hunter, to be turned over to an evil sheriff out for his blood. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17390. The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Lawrence Dobkin, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Hugh Douglas (announcer), Edgar Bergen (Guardian Maintenance commercial), Frank Paris (producer, director), Ray Kemper (writer), Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 26:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

7071. Gunsmoke. September 11, 1960. CBS net. "About Chester". Sponsored by: Doan's Pills, General Motors Guardian, Kellogg's, Pepsi. Doc Adams has been missing for four days. Marshal Dillon and Chester set out to find him, but Chester finds trouble along the way! The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on February 25, 1961. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Bartlett Robinson, Harry Bartell, Lynn Allen, Vic Perrin, John Dehner, Frank Paris (writer), George Walsh (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40635. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. September 25, 1960. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "The Five Down Matter". Sponsored by: Pepsi Cola, Ex-Lax. The fifth anniversary of Bob Bailey in the role of Johnny Dollar. Bob Bailey, Jackson Beck (Ex-Lax announcer), Virginia Gregg, Lawrence Dobkin, Forrest Lewis, Herb Vigran, Howard McNear, John Wald (announcer), John Dehner, G. Stanley Jones, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Marvin Miller. 24:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

46791. Have Gun, Will Travel. November 6, 1960. CBS net. "The Odds". Sustaining. Out in Nebraska, Paladin meets young Jim Buford, who's tired of farm life and is looking for action. He starts by shooting Paladin! The system cue is added live. John Dehner, Ben Wright, Virginia Gregg, Frank Paris (producer, director), Hugh Douglas (announcer), Ann Doud (writer), Harry Bartell, Barney Phillips, Dick Beals, Herb Meadow (creator), Sam Rolfe (creator), Bill James (sound effects), Tom Hanley (sound effects). 25:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

47349. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 20, 1960. CBS net. "The Double Deal Matter". Sponsored by: Commanders, Sylvania Flashbulbs, Ex-Lax. The story of "Mickey The Hood" and the famous "Canary Diamonds." What's the connection? Bob Bailey, Jack Johnstone (writer, producer, director), Barney Phillips, Paul Frees, John Wald (announcer), Virginia Gregg, Chester Stratton, Harry Bartell, Jackson Beck (Ex-Lax commercial). 22:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

45060. Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar. November 27, 1960. CBS net. "The Empty Threat Matter". Commercials deleted. The program closing has been deleted after the credits. Johnny returns from Tahiti with a nervous old man, who is sure that he's going to be murdered. Ben Wright, Bob Bailey, Carleton Young, G. Stanley Jones, Harry Bartell, Ralph Moody, Virginia Gregg. 20:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

59427. Gunsmoke. January 8, 1961. CBS net. "Old Faces". Commercials deleted. Tom Cook challenges Ed Ivers to a gunfight after Ivers insults his wife Tilda. Georgia Ellis plays a second role in addition to "Kitty" in this episode. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on March 18, 1961. William Conrad, John Meston (writer), Frank Paris (adaptor), Parley Baer, Harry Bartell, Vic Perrin, Jeanne Bates, John Dehner, Lawrence Dobkin, Georgia Ellis, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 23:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

7072. Gunsmoke. February 26, 1961. CBS net. "Joe Sleet". Sponsored by: Pepsi, Kellogg's. A gunfighter and bully named Joe Sleet loses the use of his gun hand and becomes a changed man. William Conrad, Parley Baer, Georgia Ellis, Howard McNear, Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, Marian Clark (writer), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer), Norman Macdonnell (producer, director). 24:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65131. Gunsmoke. April 23, 1961. CBS net. "Father and Son". Commercials deleted. Zach Wilkins and his son have beaten and raped an Indian woman. They've also shot her husband. Soon thereafter, the son is found scalped. William Conrad, Vic Perrin (writer, performer), Harry Bartell (writer, peformer), Ralph Moody, Lillian Buyeff, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), John Meston (editorial supervisor), George Walsh (announcer). 19:57. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

59428. Gunsmoke. April 30, 1961. CBS net. "Ex-Urbanites". Sponsored by: Pepsi Cola. Chester is forced to operate on Doc after he's shot in the back out on the prairie. The script was used on the Gunsmoke television series on April 9, 1960, it was therefore on television before it was on radio. William Conrad, Georgia Ellis, John Meston (writer), Frank Paris (adaptor), Vic Perrin, Harry Bartell, John Dehner, Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Norman Macdonnell (producer, director), George Walsh (announcer). 24:40. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

59672. Horizons West. 1965. Program #1. AFRTS origination. "Mr. Jefferson's Dream". President Jefferson asks Captain Merriweather Lewis to explore the lands beyond the Mississippi. Lewis enlists his old friend Billy Clark to be the co-leader of the expedition. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Don Randolph, Bill Irwin, William Lally (director), Cliff Holland, Stanley Farrar, Ben Wright, Les Tremayne, Tyler McVey, Dal McKinnon, Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye). 30:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59673. Horizons West. 1965. Program #2. AFRTS origination. "The Confrontation". The expedition experiences its first desertion. Sergeant Floyd dies of a mysterious disease. White men of a new and stronger breed are on their way west! Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Karl Swenson, Jack Edwards, Jack Kruschen, Sam Edwards, Dal McKinnon, Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), William Lally (director), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59674. Horizons West. 1965. Program #3. AFRTS origination. "Dakota Winter". Sacajawea joins the expedition. Harry Bartell, Sebastian Cabot, John Cedar, John Anderson, Howard Culver, Helen Jerrold, William Keene, Cliff Holland, Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), William Lally (director), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59675. Horizons West. 1965. Program #4. AFRTS origination. "Into The Unknown". Westward to the Rocky Mountains. A meeting with a grizzly and a rescue by the expedition's dog. A false river leads to the north. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Karl Swenson, Don Diamond, Steven Bell, Dal McKinnon, Sebastian Cabot, Carl A. Tundberg, William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), William Lally (director), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59676. Horizons West. 1965. Program #5. AFRTS origination. "The Great Falls". The expedition continues upriver towards the high mountains...thanks to the healing powers of Chokeberry tea! Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Sebastian Cabot, Don Diamond, Herb Ellis, Frank Gerstle, Karl Swenson, Helen Jerrold, Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), William Lally (director), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye). 30:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59677. Horizons West. 1965. Program #6. AFRTS origination. "Shoshone Country". In need of horses, the expedition is determined to find an elusive tribe of Indians. Sacajawea returns to her people. Lewis and Clark get the horses, but learn that hostile Indians are ahead. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Karl Swenson, Sebastian Cabot, Helen Jerrold, William Quinn, Jim Boles, Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), William Lally (director). 30:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60039. Horizons West. 1965. Program #7. AFRTS origination. "To The Pacific". Passing through dangerous rapids, long portage and hostile Indians, the Lewis and Clark expedition arrives at the shores of the Pacific. Karl Swenson, Jim Boles, William Lally (director), Cliff Holland, Don Diamond, Eddie Firestone, Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), John Anderson, Harry Bartell, Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Dal McKinnon. 30:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60040. Horizons West. 1965. Program #8. AFRTS origination. "Fort On The Columbia". The men of the Lewis and Clark expedition build a fort for protection from the Indians during the wet winter. John Anderson, Harry Bartell, William Lally (director), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Karl Swenson, Helen Jerrold, Ben Cooper, William Quinn, Dal McKinnon. 30:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60041. Horizons West. 1965. Program #9. AFRTS orignation. "Homeward Bound". The long voyage home begins, beset by hostile and thieving Indians. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Sebastian Cabot, Don Diamond, William Quinn, Paul Conrad, Dal McKinnon, William Lally (director), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60042. Horizons West. 1965. Program #10. AFRTS origination. "Decision At Traveler's Rest". A pleasant time with friendly Indians en route to St. Louis. Then, the expedition decides to split up. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Karl Swenson, Eddie Firestone, Jim Boles, Clarke Gordon, William Lally (director), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60044. Horizons West. 1965. Program #11. AFRTS origination. "Clark and The Horse Thieves". The Indians slowly deplete the expedition's supply of horses. John Anderson, William Lally (director), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Harry Bartell, Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Sebastian Cabot, Helen Jerrold, Cliff Holland, Frank Gerstle, Eddie Firestone, Don Spruance. 30:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60045. Horizons West. 1965. Program #12. AFRTS origination. "Lewis and The Black Feet". A dangerous journey through the land of the hostile Black Feet. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, Eddie Firestone, Karl Swenson, Howard Culver, Jay Novello, Dal McKinnon, William Quinn, Dan Barton, John Stevenson, Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), William Lally (director), Gene Twombley (sound patterns). 30:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

60056. Horizons West. 1965. Program #13. AFRTS origination. "Down The Missouri To St. Louis". The conclusion of the story of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Harry Bartell, John Anderson, William Lally (director), Carl A. Tundberg (writer), William Tundberg (writer), Rye Billsbury (announcer, billed as Michael Rye), Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Sebastian Cabot, William Quinn, Helen Jerrold, Jack Kruschen, Frank Gerstle, Richard Peel, Don Messick. 30:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

53212. Pride Of The Outfit. Program #9. AFRS origination. "The Sight-Seeing Sixth". A well-done postwar drama/documentary, a tribute to the Sixth Infantry Division. William Lally, Clayton Post, Don Diamond, James W. Talbot (producer), Byron Kane, Frank Gerstle, Harry Bartell, Robert C. Vincent (writer). 15:32. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

60057. When The West Was Young. Program #7. AFRTS origination. The program sounds like a late 1960s production. Mark Kellogg leaves Bismarck to travel with the army, who are planning to attack the Sioux. A well-produced, realistic drama. Harry Bartell, Milton P. Kahn (writer), John Stevenson, Gene Twombley (sound patterns), Bob Lemond (announcer), Howard Culver, Phillip Pine, Lillian Buyeff, Brian Adams, Wright King, William Lally (producer, director). 30:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95732. Crusaders For Freedom. AFRTS. "Count-Down For A Champ". A dramatized biography of Samuel Gompers. Lawrence Dobkin (as Samuel Gompers), William Zuckert, Lillian Buyeff, Harry Bartell, Jack Fanon, Bill Irwin, John Reagan, Gene Twombley (sound), William Lally (producer, director), Terry O'Sullivan (announcer), Henry Steele Commager (author). 27:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 743 programs.