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Academy Awards Shows

10 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy the nostalgia of Academy Awards Ceremonies of yesteryear!
10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Big Show

30 Episodes
1 Volume
By the early 1950's, sponsors were beginning to abandon radio for television, but nothing on the small screen had the class and sophistication of NBC's The Big Show. Although Mistress of Ceremonies, Tallulah Bankhead and her guests from the world of entertainment were definitely "upper crust", Miss Bankhead's friendly and accessible manner meant that the program was as entertaining in the parlor as it was in the garage.
30 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Black Castle and Black Chapel

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy these rare and scary horror series recordings.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Black Crows (Two Black Crows)

14 Episodes
1 Volume
Black-face comedy was a standard of vaudeville and early radio. Although their blatant stereotyping would be considered offensive in racially sensitive times, the characters were genuinely funny if taken at face value. The Two Black Crows was one of the better programs from the minstrel tradition, although it never achieved the popularity of Amos 'n' Andy.
14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Don Winslow Navy

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Kids serials were often built around super heroes like Superman, Blue Beetle or The Green Hornet. Don Winslow's superpowers were the fact that he was in the US Navy, which is enough power to defeat all sorts of enemies!
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Joe Garagiola Show

12 Episodes
1 Volume
Best remembered for his work behind the microphone than behind the plate, Joe Garagiola played for nine years in the major leagues then traded a mit for a mic.
12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Eddy Arnold

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Eddy Arnold, "The Tennessee Plowboy, was a cowboy singer with a powerful set of lungs. Slip on your boots and start your toes tappin' because Eddy's in town and he's belting them out with gusto!
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ellery Queen Minute Mysteries

27 Episodes
1 Volume
A minute is all you need to solve a mystery, at least it is if you are as smart as Ellery Queen! The character had novels and a popular weekly radio show, but Ellery Queen's Minute Mysteries were a great way for local stations to fill some airtime and pull people in for the big show.
27 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Sam n Henry

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Gosden and Correll were Sam and Henry first, but the names belonged to the Chicago Tribune owned the names so they could not be used when they found fame as Amos 'n Andy.
13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Smilin Jack

4 Episodes
1 Volume
From the skylanes to the comic strips to the radio, Smilin’ Jack ’s aviation adventures were just the thing to keep kids’ heads in the clouds.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Tales of Fatima

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Basil Rathbone and His Sly Detective Eye!
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Thrills Highway Patrol

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Follow the Men in Uniform on California's Streets!
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Zorro

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Zorro Rides again-mark it with a Z!
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Swingtime

3 Episodes
1 Volume
This musical program showcases the talent of many of the top tunesters of its era including such greats as Duke Ellington, Mel Torme, Jack Teagarden, Art Tatum and Bob Crosby.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Kitty Keene

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Kitty Keene, a former Ziegfeld Follies' showgirl, solved crime with an equal amount of toughness and purrfection.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dear John (The Irene Rich Show)

2 Episodes
1 Volume
staring the lovely silent screen siren, Irene Rich is much like reading a personal diary of a wealthy, affluent grape juice drinking woman.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Martin Kane Private Eye

3 Episodes
1 Volume
is a smooth New York private eye with a nose for crime.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Freedoms People

2 Episodes
1 Volume
A deeply patriotic radio show which celebrates democracy and freedom. Made by and for African-Americans, the show featured some of the greatest leaders in 1940s black culture
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hobby Lobby

2 Episodes
1 Volume
This radio show allowed listeners everywhere to write in about their unusual hobbies so they could come on the radio and "lobby for their hobby." Many of the hobbies were actually people's professions like a female gorilla trainer, a scientist that makes robots, and a beekeeper (whose bees escaped during the show).
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Doctors Wife

3 Episodes
1 Volume
"The gay, heart-warming story of a woman who is married to a doctor...and likes it!" Doctor Dan Palmer and his supportive wife Julie live and work in a small town full of big personalities in this short lived old time radio soap opera.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Sage Brush Round-Up

4 Episodes
1 Volume
toe-tapping old time western music radio show.The upbeat western tunes are intermixed with commercials and light-hearted banter.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Cowboy Church of the Air

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Stuart Hamblen was the son of a Methodist Preacher and began his career as a gospel singer.In 1926, he began his career as a radio performer and was a member of the orginal Beverly Hillbillies.After seeing Billy Graham in 1949, Stuart Hamblen devoted his life to Christ and changed the tone of his career.He began his radio show "The Cowboy Church in the Air" and it was syndicated across the country.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Love on the Line

18 Episodes
1 Volume
In this 1940's broadcast teenage, lovebirds, Paul and Peggy, ring each other on the telephone in this fun old time radio comedy.
18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Orbiter X

4 Episodes
1 Volume
fascinating science fiction radio series about an imaginary space station.This six hour serial follows space pioneers and their struggle to conquer humankind's final frontier, space.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Tony Wons Scrapbook

2 Episodes
1 Volume
a rare conversational show and he is like an old friend who stops by for a chat. Anthony "Tony" Wons often asked the listening audience "Are you listening?"
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Our Gal Sunday

3 Episodes
1 Volume
This classic soap opera rags to riches story is about a orphan girl named Sunday who married a powerful and rich Lord Henry Brinthrope.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Renfro Valley Gathering

4 Episodes
1 Volume
features down-home traditional country music, gospel, bluegrass, rural string music, and a good dose of laughs.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

B.A. Rolfe and His Orchestra

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy the sounds of B. A. Rolfe and his Orchestra as he brings you popular tunes and talented singers from the 1930s.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Jack Smith Show

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Hear one of the most famous radio crooners of the 1940s smile his way through every song in this popular musical variety program, The Jack Smith Show.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Robert Frost

2 Episodes
1 Volume
One of the most important and influential American literary figures of the twentieth century, Robert Frost gave voice to a rural New England at a time that America was becoming more urbanized.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

People Youd Like To Know

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Find out more about the person behind the Hollywood star when journalist, Dorothy Kilgallen, tells you more about People You'd Like to Know.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Betty Crocker

3 Episodes
1 Volume
contains rare episodes of the Betty Crocker cooking program.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Music for Millions

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy the classic sounds of some of the biggest names in music from the 1940s and then listen to them do their part for the war effort by promoting Victory Bonds to help finance the war.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Oldsmobile Show

4 Episodes
1 Volume
this rare 1930's music series features singer Ruth Etting, Johnny Green and his Orchestra, and announcer Ted Husing.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Bailes Brothers

3 Episodes
1 Volume
and the West Virginia Homefolks, featured country western music Monday Mornings on KWKH.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Big Moments in Sports

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Brought to you by the United States Air Force, recall some of the great episodes in sports history including 1947 US Open over Sam Snead, Jessie Owens at the 1936 Olympics, Joe Lewis nearly beaten by Joe Wolcott, the 1927 Indy 500 Race, the 1950 Football Championship game between the Rams and the Browns, and many others.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Martha Meade Society Program

4 Episodes
1 Volume
sponsored by Sperry Flour was a charming 1930s radio program for homemakers with great cooking tips you won't want to miss!
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Band of the AAF Training Command

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Presented by Uncle Sam and directed by Captain Glenn Miller.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dorothy Kilgallen Diary

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Sit in on fascinating stories from the Golden Age of Broadway with Dorothy Kilgallen's Diary.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Real McCoys

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Hear the hilarious hijinks ensue when an Appalachian family moves to California in The Real McCoys.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wake-Up Ranch (Wakeup Ranch)

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Host Cliffie Stone helped Los Angeles wake up with their morning coffee and a healthy helping of Country Music.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Bright Horizon

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Michael West (Richard Kollmar) struggles to rebuild his life in a town which once shunned him in this Big Sister spin-off, Bright Horizon.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Axis Sally (German Propaganda)

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Born in the US, Mildred Gillars starred in the 1942 Nazi broadcast, "Home Sweet Home" where she used stories about cheating girlfriends and wives to sow discontent and homesickness in American G.I.'s listening to the radio.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Career of Alice Blair

3 Episodes
1 Volume
A girl struggles with conflicts between work and family in the soap opera, "The Career of Alice Blair," from 1939.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Portia Faces Life

2 Episodes
1 Volume
This old time radio soap opera follows Portia Blake, a widowed attorney raising her ten year old son while fighting crime and corruption.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Dan Dunn

2 Episodes
1 Volume
"The thrilling exploits of Dan Dunn, Secret Operative Number Forty Eight are brought to the airwaves in a sensational series of new adventures that will enthrall new and old..."
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Elgin Holiday Shows (Christmas and Thanksgiving)

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy the holidays 1940s style with the stars of the period when you listen to the Elgin Watch holiday specials.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Eyes on the Ball

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Keep your "Eyes on the Ball" and your ears on Monica Lewis, Bill Stern and the Alfredo Antonini Ensemble as they bring you music and sports stories sponsored by the Better Vision Institute.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Smokey the Bear and the Sons of the Pioneers

6 Episodes
1 Volume
produced by the Ad Council in 1959, feature the "voice" of Smokey inviting us to "a Little Visit with a Big Star" with musical accompaniment by the Sons of the Pioneers with Len Slye (Roy Rogers).
6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Howard Hughes Hearings

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Senate War Investigation Committee tried millionaire Howard Hughes for a misuse of government funds to build an airplane nicknamed the "Spruce Goose."
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Plantation House Party

2 Episodes
1 Volume
With down home "corn pone" humor and Whitey Ford, The Duke of Paducah, hosting, enjoy the music and comedy of the Plantation Party.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Roller Derby

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Mayhem on Wheels! Presented on KOIL-AM, Omaha, 1938.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

To Your Good Health

4 Episodes
1 Volume
featuring the The Squibb Orchestra and Squibb Chorus, To Your Good Health was considered to be one of the finest music programs on the radio at the time
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Word Detective (Basil Rathbone)

8 Episodes
1 Volume
Featuring everyone's favorite old time radio Sherlock Holmes, Basil Rathbone, in a comedic and educational program.
8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

World Security Workshop

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Powerful dramas by the United World Federalists to make the World a better and safer place.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Falstaffs Fables

6 Episodes
1 Volume
Allen Reed from Fred Allen's Alley and Allen Reed Jr telling great fables and selling candy bars with lots of humor.
6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

GK Chesterton Recordings

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Experience a bit of the genius of G. K. Chesterton through his thoughts about architecture, Rudyard Kipling, and the ingredients for the Spice of Life.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Buck Jones - Hoofbeats

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Famous Silent and Early Talkie Cowboy Movie Star Buck Jones in a gritty and gripping tale of the Old West.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Adventures of Champion

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Gene Autry's horse Champion had his own Radio Show! Was Trigger jealous? Did Champion did his own stunts on radio?
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hashknife Hartley and Sleepy Stevens

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Hashknife Hartley and his pardner Sleepy Stevens are hard working cowboys who are called on to do detective work in the Old West. The stories have the feel of Pulp Westerns and are narrated by the author, W.C. Tuttle.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hollywood Rodeo

1 Episodes
1 Volume
By Hollywood standards, a cowboy had to be as good with his guitar as he was with his rope and saddle. Tex Ritter fit the bill on Hollywood Rodeo.
1 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

American Heritage

3 Episodes
1 Volume
AFRS created this education program to teach service men and women about the history of our great country.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Joe Palooka

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Joe Palooka embodied everything that people value--honesty, politeness, gentility--wrapped up in a surprising package.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Happy Island (Ed Wynn)

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Visit Happy Island and meet King Bubbles starring Ed Wynn.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Secret Missions

2 Episodes
1 Volume
The Mutual Network presents stories from the Office of Naval Intelligence during WWII and the early Cold War.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Houseboat Hanna

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy life and loves on San Francisco Bay in this little known Hummert old time radio soap opera.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

National Boys Club Week

5 Episodes
1 Volume
The origins of The Boys and Girls Club starts back in 1860, this program celebrates the Boys' Club with big name stars Jackie Gleason, Joe DiMaggio, Red Skelton, Roy Rogers, and more.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Murder Will Out

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Solve the mystery along with the contestants when you listen to Murder Will Out!
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Crime Letter from Dan Dodge

2 Episodes
1 Volume
A rare classic in the "hard-boiled detective' genre with tough-guy Daniel D. Dodge and scatter-brained Susie.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Eddy Arnold Social Security Show

11 Episodes
1 Volume
PSAs from the social security administration with music entertainment from Eddy Arnold.
11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hillbilly Revue

2 Episodes
1 Volume
hosted by Cactus Pete (Ferlin Husky) with interviews of popular old time radio country music stars.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Don Drysdale Bullpen

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Hosted by Hall of Fame pitcher Don Drysedale, this series of 5-minute radio sports spots was a public service for the United States Army.
13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Sportsmen Club

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Pull up a chair at the Sportmen's Club and enjoy some of Grantland Rice's favorite stories.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Drop Dead

8 Episodes
1 Volume
these psycho horror recordings will leave you at the edge of your seat or hiding under your bed.
8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ambassadors of Melodyland

5 Episodes
1 Volume
prepare for the arrival of the monarchy from this land of tunes and tone with this melodic old time radio show.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lets Go With Music

4 Episodes
1 Volume
AFRS music collection with guest stars include Rosemary Clooney, Patti Page, Helen O'Connell, Joni James, Les Paul & Mary Ford, Jill Corey and more
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Frank Singiser News Announcer

3 Episodes
1 Volume
a popular voice to millions of Americans for decades, he was on-board one of the famous Kennedy-Nixon debates in 1960's as a panelist.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Masters of Melody

4 Episodes
1 Volume
these programs are almost a forgotten footnote of West Coast Radio Orchestras, but the music is delightful and fun listen.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Stars of Jazz

2 Episodes
1 Volume
AFRS music program gives listeners an education and appreciation in the American art form of Jazz music
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Salute to Song

4 Episodes
1 Volume
syndicated radio program with 15 minutes of words and "Familiar music, from the treasure trove of time."
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Alec Guinness

2 Episodes
1 Volume
A classically-trained artist, Alec Guinness career picked up after his service in the British Royal Navy in WWII.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Five Friendly Footnotes

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Featuring Friendly Freddie Rich and his Orchestra friends like Dorsey Brothers, Benny Goodman, Bunny Berigan and vocalist Elmer Feldcamp.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Phil Rizzuto Sports Caravan

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Nicknamed "The Scooter", Phil Rizzuto was one of the most colorful Yankees of all time and enjoyed a long broadcasting career in his post scooting days.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

McGarry and His Mouse

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Based on a series of short stories, Rookie Detective Dan McGarry and his mouse, the smart and pretty Kitty Archer, solve crime and fight bad guys in this old time radio show.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

What America Means to Me

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Fascinating and Famous Americans from all walks of life from Helen Keller to Eleanor Roosevelt to Elmer Davis, discuss what America means to them personally.
13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

John Cheever

2 Episodes
1 Volume
One of America's great short stories artists, John Cheever often referred to as "the Chekov of the suburbs."
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Fun At Breakfast

15 Episodes
1 Volume
Sponsored by Mennen toiletries company, duo Tom Howard and George Shelton from It Pays To Be Ignorant host this zany morning program.
15 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Heartbeats in Sports Headlines

8 Episodes
1 Volume
Announcer Mort Nusbaum to read a morning sports story each day on Heartbeats in Sports Headlines.
8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Weekend Sound Flight

16 Episodes
1 Volume
Radio and Television fans remember Jack Webb for his hard-bitten, no nonsense roles like Dragnet, but Jack Webb was a huge Jazz offinando.
16 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Kings Jesters

6 Episodes
1 Volume
an excellent syndicated musical program featuring the "vocal orchestra" Paul Whiteman's The Rhythm Boys and later blues singer Marjorie Whitney.
6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Uncle Ezra

10 Episodes
1 Volume
One of the most popular on-air country-western charters was a philosophical corn-pone named Uncle Ezra created by Patrick Barrett.
10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Hanoi Hannah Excerpts

4 Episodes
1 Volume
During the Vietnam War, Hanoi Hannah played progressive rock n roll music mixed with North Vietnamese propaganda.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Music in Miniature

3 Episodes
1 Volume
A half hour of continuous music from the London Studios, Daphne Oram and Basil Douglas put the program together with no announcements.
3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pipes of Scotland

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Elements which make the music of the bagpipes unique include the drones; pipes which are not fingered but whose reeds are tuned to harmonize with the melody pipe or chanter.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Fred Stone

2 Episodes
1 Volume
Born in 1873, he began appearing in circuses and minstrel shows as an acrobat and tightrope walker and later he worked on the stage version of The Wizard of Oz.
2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Ray Anthony Show

4 Episodes
1 Volume
A trumpet player who hailed from The Glenn Miller Orchestra, The Ray Anthony Show was syndicated by the recruiting division of the Marine Corp Reserve.
4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Johnny Cash

6 Episodes
1 Volume
Johnny Cash had several hits with Sun Records, including "Folsom Prison Blues" and "I Walk the Line" (his first Number 1 hit) when the Army Recruiting service approached him to appear on Country Style USA.
6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Live at Town Hall Party

9 Episodes
1 Volume
The Live Town Hall Party featured a different kind of country music than a barn dance, it was the music of the Honky Tonk.
9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lud Gluskin and His Orchestra

7 Episodes
1 Volume
Lud Gluskin got his start in show business as a teen music group with his childhood pal, Jimmy Durante.
7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Medical Milestones

10 Episodes
1 Volume
The American Medical Association, along with local medical societies, presented a series of short syndicated broadcasts in 1961 titled Medical Milestones which described many of those advances.
10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
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