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Standby for Adventure

Standby for Adventure

20 Episodes
1 Volume
Standby For Adventure takes us on a journey into the strange and unknown that will keep you in the edge of your seat.
20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Presidential Hanukkah

Presidential Hanukkah

23 Episodes
1 Volume
The basis for the eight day celebration of Hanukkah states that the Temple only had enough oil to keep one of its most ritual objects; the menorah lit for one day. However, the flame stayed alight for eight days until a new supply of oil could be found.
23 1
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Christmas Sing With Bing

Christmas Sing With Bing

8 Episodes
1 Volume
After missing Christmas 1954 on the air, Bing Crosby began a new tradition with 'A Christmas Sing.'
8 1
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Presidential Thanksgiving

Presidential Thanksgiving

53 Episodes
1 Volume
The Thanksgiving Holiday has many spiritual and political implications, but it is also a time for fun.
53 1
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Passing Parade

Passing Parade

40 Episodes
1 Volume
The show featured two or three factual but fantastic stories with John Nesbitt himself serving as host, writer, and storyteller of extraordinary tales.
40 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Music for Millions

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
Box 13

Box 13

52 Episodes
1 Volume
Alan Ladd in Box 13 found adventures that did not depend on a new corpse every week. Dan Holiday, retired newspaper man turned fiction writer and adventurer extraordinaire. To gain ideas for his books, he places an ad in the paper "Adventure wanted – will go anywhere, do anything – Box 13."
52 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Country Style USA

Country Style USA

84 Episodes
1 Volume
Announced by Cecil Daniels, the show features some of the best country and folk music of the era and was a United States Army syndication created for army recruitment.
84 1
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Beulah

Beulah

40 Episodes
1 Volume
A spin-off of the Fibber McGee & Molly series, Beulah was a novelty character, created and sustained by the startling concept of a white man doing a black woman's voice.
40 1
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Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover

35 Episodes
1 Volume
The first US President born west of the Mississippi, Herbert Hoover was president during the earliest years of old time radio.
35 1
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Light-Up Time

Light-Up Time

77 Episodes
1 Volume
AFRS broadcast, old blue eyes (Frank Sinatra) smooth talks the audience in Light-up Time which is an enjoyable music program perfect listening for after work.
77 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
First Nighter

First Nighter

33 Episodes
1 Volume
All of the glory and grandeur of a Broadway premier brought to your radio on First Nighter, starring "radio's first sex symbol", Don Ameche.
33 1
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Planet Man

Planet Man

78 Episodes
1 Volume
This kiddie Science Fiction serial Planet Man teaches us you can't go into outer space without a strong sense of right and wrong and your trusty ray gun!
78 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Jack Smith Show

Jack Smith Show

5 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.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Presidential Fourth of July

Presidential Fourth of July

50 Episodes
1 Volume
Marked with summer tradition, many celebrate July 4th with fireworks, but politicians use the holiday to address the the public.
50 1
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Henry Kissinger

Henry Kissinger

49 Episodes
1 Volume
Critics say that as secretary of state towards the end of the Vietnam War; he lost his war.
49 1
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Hour of Charm

Hour of Charm

14 Episodes
1 Volume
features Phil Spitalny and His Hour of Charm All Girl Orchestra and Choir with Evelyn and "Her Magic Violin".Evelyn actually "magically" helped form the all-girl orchestra by auditioning over 1000 female performers.Twenty-two piece charming female musicians were members, all of whom played multiple instruments and sang in the choir.
14 1
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Concert Hall

Concert Hall

18 Episodes
1 Volume
Barrymore hosts "Concert Hall," a classical music variety show from the Armed Forces Radio Service during World War II.
18 1
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Mel Blanc

Mel Blanc

43 Episodes
1 Volume
Mel Blanc is best known as the voice of the Looney Tunes characters, especially Bugs Bunny, but this "Man of a Thousand Voices" was a hit on radio, not just in his own show but with Jack Benny and many others.
43 1
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Two Ton Baker

Two Ton Baker

12 Episodes
1 Volume
Dick Baker was one of the jolliest music makers on the Chicago scene and a constant presence on WGN radio and TV.
12 1
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Rare Adventure

Rare Adventure

59 Episodes
1 Volume
Pilots, adventurers, reporters, sea fayers and more make for tales of adventure and intrigue for all audiences.
59 1
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Pabst Show

Pabst Show

19 Episodes
1 Volume
Old-time radio enthusiasts can't miss a show by one of the most prolific and clever performers of his time.
19 1
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Hearthstone of the Death Squad

Hearthstone of the Death Squad

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Fans of detective stories can rest assured that the "implacable man hunter of The Metropolitan Police" always got his man, and sent the evil doer to "the chair."
4 1
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Greatest Sports Thrill

Greatest Sports Thrill

9 Episodes
1 Volume
Enjoy the exciting moments in sports by some of sports greatest athletes in history.
9 1
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Celeste Holm

Celeste Holm

23 Episodes
1 Volume
Although she enjoyed success in Hollywood and on Broadway, Celeste Holm's December marriage to a man half her age brought unwanted notoriety at the end of her life.
23 1
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Defense Attorney

Defense Attorney

13 Episodes
1 Volume
This is a hard hitting old time radio crime drama, with a distinctive feminine touch.
13 1
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Melody Roundup

Melody Roundup

20 Episodes
1 Volume
Country Western and Cowboy Songs Galore!
20 1
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Adlai Stevenson

Adlai Stevenson

48 Episodes
1 Volume
If not for his off the cuff exchange in 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, we might not be alive today to enjoy this Adlai Stevenson collection.
48 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Frank Merriwell

Frank Merriwell

41 Episodes
1 Volume
Now with double the number of episodes: "An echo of the past, an exciting past, a romantic past, the era of horse and carriage, gas lit streets, and free-for-all football games. The era of one of the most beloved heroes of American fiction, Frank Meriwell."
41 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Speed Gibson

Speed Gibson

178 Episodes
1 Volume
Matching wits with supervillains and flying the latest and fastest airplanes are the dreams of many young boys, but it is all in a day’s work for Speed Gibson.
178 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Remember

Remember

11 Episodes
1 Volume
The Remember program began in 1946 with film star Robert Young sitting down with a stack of records from a certain year and playing them while sharing stories from the selected year.
11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Ford Show

Ford Show

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Ford's were the All-American Automobile, so the Ford Dealers hired America’s Sweetheart, Dinah Shore, to pitch the cars on The Ford Show.
13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Milton Berle Show

Milton Berle Show

60 Episodes
1 Volume
Uncle Milty will always be "Mister Television", but he was side-splitting on radio as well. Tune into The Milton Berle Show.
60 1
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Longines Symphonettes

Longines Symphonettes

48 Episodes
1 Volume
The Longines Symphonettes reflected the watchmaker's luxury with music.
48 1
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Sports Answer Man

Sports Answer Man

12 Episodes
1 Volume
Fun programs featuring answers to listener questions covering the entire spectrum of sports!
12 1
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Big Story

Big Story

45 Episodes
1 Volume
Newspaper reporters from around the country entered their true, heroic stories of reporting the news to win a chance on the airwaves and $500 from the sponsor of the show, Pall Mall.
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
American Family Robinson

American Family Robinson

93 Episodes
1 Volume
Listen to the Robinson's as they work, live, and navigate conflicts in their all-American home of Centerville.
93 1
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Showtime

Showtime

52 Episodes
1 Volume
Featuring Music from Broadway and Sketches from Hollywood Movies!
52 1
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Living Opera Interviews

Living Opera Interviews

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Alan Wagner's Sunday morning "Living Opera" on WNYC exposed opera to the masses.
3 1
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Memorial Day Presidential Recordings

Memorial Day Presidential Recordings

46 Episodes
1 Volume
As we all gather around the picnic table to spend time with family and friends to ring in the unofficial start of the summer season; let’s remember those empty seats at those picnic tables who gave the ultimate sacrifice for us all to enjoy this time together.
46 1
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Hollywood Star Playhouse

Hollywood Star Playhouse

23 Episodes
1 Volume
Hollywood Star Playhouse began as a lunchtime extended advertisement for RKO Pictures, broadcast from the studio lunchroom. Later, it morphed into an anthology of movie adaptations featuring the original Stars.
23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Personal Album

Personal Album

34 Episodes
1 Volume
Some of the most popular actors and singers of the era appeared on AFRS free of charge and in some cases the only ones who would get to hear the AFRS shows were the troops because the recordings were not available to the general public.
34 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Abe Burrows Show

Abe Burrows Show

21 Episodes
1 Volume
After a long career in radio writing and directing, Burrows took a break to perform songs he wrote at nightclubs. These songs became so popular that he was invited to start his own old time radio show.
21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Checkerboard Fun Fest (Eddy Arnold)

Checkerboard Fun Fest (Eddy Arnold)

40 Episodes
1 Volume
Check into country fun with the Checkerboard Fun Fest, a country western musical variety show hosted by Eddy Arnold.
40 1
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Straight Arrow

Straight Arrow

17 Episodes
1 Volume
Hurry home from school and get your homework done, it is almost time for Straight Arrow, a Comanche boy raised by ranchers who becomes a great warrior to do good and right wrongs.
17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Eddy Arnold

Eddy Arnold

5 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!
5 1
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Cuban Missile Crisis

Cuban Missile Crisis

69 Episodes
1 Volume
October 14, 1962 U2 spy planes discovered Soviet nuclear missiles in Cuba, just 90 miles off of the Florida Coast.
69 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Address Unknown

Address Unknown

37 Episodes
1 Volume
Address Unknown is a well-performed show about missing persons from South Africa. Each show dramatizes a real case of a missing person taken from the Missing Persons Bureau files in London.
37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Mama Blooms Brood

Mama Blooms Brood

76 Episodes
1 Volume
Combining a road trip across America in the 30s and a Jewish family situation comedy, Mama Bloom's Brood was one of the nationally broadcast shows which helped to influence the image of American Jews.
76 1
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Walter Mondale

Walter Mondale

40 Episodes
1 Volume
Mondale was a lawyer and politician who servers as Vice President to Jimmy Carter from 1977-1981.
40 1
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Gasoline Alley

Gasoline Alley

29 Episodes
1 Volume
Skeezix and the whole gang made the move from the comic pages to the radio on Gasoline Alley.
29 1
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Living God

Living God

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Here is a fanciful retelling of the Easter Story seen through the eyes of a "Man on the Street" reporter.
5 1
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Andy Williams

Andy Williams

8 Episodes
1 Volume
After starting in a vocal quartet with his brothers, Andy Williams became one of the most successful vocalists in show business.
8 1
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Presidential Election 1944

Presidential Election 1944

26 Episodes
1 Volume
In 1944 in the middle of WWII, the US had an election for President, and FDR, after three terms as president decided to run for an unprecedented fourth term after it was believed that after his 1940 win he would retire in 1945.
26 1
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Date with Judy

Date with Judy

53 Episodes
1 Volume
A Date with Judy evolves around the life of Judy, a teenager who spends her day on the telephone, arranging, discussing, and lamenting the lack of dates.
53 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Great Scenes from Great Plays

Great Scenes from Great Plays

22 Episodes
1 Volume
Well written highbrow radio with Jane Powell, Joan Caulfield, Henry Fonda, Gene Tierney, and Eddie Albert.
22 1
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Mel Torme

Mel Torme

39 Episodes
1 Volume
Tagged the Velvet Fog, Mel Tormé was one of the smoothest and most musical of all the great crooners.
39 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
News Recordings 1938

News Recordings 1938

53 Episodes
1 Volume
The winds of WWII were swirling in the headlines in 1938, as the Japanese Navy was growing, Germany annexed Austria, anti-Trotsky trials were run in Russia, and religion was being oppressed in Germany.
53 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Steve Lawrence Show

Steve Lawrence Show

32 Episodes
1 Volume
Known from husband and wife duo Steve and Eydie performed a syndicated program for US Army Recruiting.
32 1
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Danger Doctor Danfield

Danger Doctor Danfield

26 Episodes
1 Volume
Let Dr. Dan Danfield, criminal psychologist, give you a little of a criminal psychologist's caseload.
26 1
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Rose Bowl

Rose Bowl

15 Episodes
1 Volume
Started in 1889, The Rose Parade showed off the weather and fruitfulness of California sunshine. Thirteen years later, they parade was joined by and East vs West Football Tournament.
15 1
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News Recordings 1939

News Recordings 1939

100 Episodes
1 Volume
New headlines were dominated by the news Europe from the Spanish Civil War to the Blitzkrieg of Poland.
100 1
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Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur

17 Episodes
1 Volume
Douglas MacArthur served as US General of the Army and field marshal to the Philippine Army. As Chief of Staff of the Army during the 1930s, he played a prominent role in the Pacific theater during WWII.
17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Twenty Questions

Twenty Questions

17 Episodes
1 Volume
This ageless parlor game was a natural for a fun radio Quiz Show, but what made Twenty Questions so popular with listeners was the fact that its panelists all came from the same family.
17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
This is the Story

This is the Story

49 Episodes
1 Volume
This old time radio show takes a fascinating in depth look into unknown tidbits about people and events that shaped our culture, history, and world.
49 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street

Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street

40 Episodes
1 Volume
Swing music is all about having fun, and one of the ways that Swing musicians have fun was by making fun of the more serious classical music scene. Featuring Milton Cross, the normally serious announcer for the Metropolitan Opera.
40 1
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Betsy Drake

Betsy Drake

9 Episodes
1 Volume
Best known for being Cary Grant's third wife and his longest marriage, Betsy Drake was also a writer and a survivor of the SS Andrea Doria sinking.
9 1
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Honest Harold

Honest Harold

38 Episodes
1 Volume
When Harold Peary left The Great Gildersleeve in 1950, everyone seemed satisfied with the way Willard Waterman filled the role. Everyone but Peary, that is, so he recreated Gildy on a new network as Honest Harold.
38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Sam Spade

Sam Spade

81 Episodes
1 Volume
Created by Dashiell Hammett, Howard Duff appears in this action-packed old time radio show full of dames, wisecracks, adventure, and laughs.
81 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Smiths of Hollywood

Smiths of Hollywood

28 Episodes
1 Volume
The Smiths of Hollywood is a family situation comedy, but since it is set in Hollywood, you never know which Star might drop by.
28 1
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Kate Smith

Kate Smith

36 Episodes
1 Volume
Larger than Life Contralto Presents Singing and Variety
36 1
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CP MacGregor Show

CP MacGregor Show

42 Episodes
1 Volume
A pioneer of Radio Transcription, C.P. MacGregor put together some great dramas for local broadcasters
42 1
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Henry Morgan

Henry Morgan

45 Episodes
1 Volume
Henry Morgan was a professional humorist, but network executives and his sponsors would argue that his business was making their lives miserable. Fans tuned in to hear what he had to say, and that is what kept him on the air.
45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Grand Marquee

Grand Marquee

32 Episodes
1 Volume
It's like Valentines every week with Jim Ameche and Beryl Vaughn. Each episode brings us a new Romantic Comedy with a new situation and characters.
32 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Bright Star

Bright Star

31 Episodes
1 Volume
The series was also called the Irene Dunne and Fred MacMurray Show and used big film stars to add to the appeal of the show and gain listeners.
31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Churchill (Winston) Recordings

Churchill (Winston) Recordings

114 Episodes
1 Volume
Winston Churchill, Prime Minister of United Kingdom during WWII and great orator, wrote his own speeches and delivered them on many radio broadcasts.
114 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Americans All Immigrants All

Americans All Immigrants All

24 Episodes
1 Volume
An Artistic Triumph in Broadcasting and a celebration of American Cultural Diversity in the pre-WWII Period.
24 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Front Line Theater

Front Line Theater

10 Episodes
1 Volume
Before AFRS could broadcast a program donated by the networks, the show had to be "decommercialized". Sometimes this meant changing the show title and cutting out the sponsor pitch.
10 1
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Dave Garroway Show

Dave Garroway Show

34 Episodes
1 Volume
Dave Garroway's laid back style made him one of NBC's great communicators on radio and television.
34 1
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Ma Perkins

Ma Perkins

70 Episodes
1 Volume
Ma Perkins was one of the most successful radio Soaps, running for 27 years starring Virginia Payne for the entire run. Ms. Payne was just 23 years old when she started playing the no nonsense Ma.
70 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Fun With Revuers

Fun With Revuers

7 Episodes
1 Volume
The show is fast moving and highly entertaining, moving from ensemble numbers to monologues to duets to sketches to solos and back to the ensemble.
7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Dick Tracy

Dick Tracy

71 Episodes
1 Volume
Dick Tracy came from the comic strips to the radio in this great serial. He still fights bizarre villains and the 15 minute shows are filled with cliff-hangers. Tune In!
71 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Light and Mellow Show

Light and Mellow Show

26 Episodes
1 Volume
Singer Armand Girard led The Light and Mellow Show for San Francisco's Regal Pale Brewing.
26 1
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Big Sister

Big Sister

56 Episodes
1 Volume
Sponsored by Rinso, Big Sister stars Alice Frost as Ruth Evans. In this soap, Ruth is a modern day heroine, giving up her life and love to take care of her orphaned siblings
56 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Bert Lahr

Bert Lahr

20 Episodes
1 Volume
Best known as "The Cowardly Lion" in The Wizard of Oz, Bert Lahr got his start at age 15 after running away from home to join a juvenile vaudeville troupe where he was known for his rubber-faced antics.
20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Presidential Election 1956

Presidential Election 1956

26 Episodes
1 Volume
Incumbent President Dwight D. Eisenhower (R) defeated Adlai Stevenson (D) in a rematch, largely due to a strong economy and Cold War leadership.
26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Family Doctor

Family Doctor

39 Episodes
1 Volume
Old Doc Adams spends more time dealing with small town rumors and scandals than treating sick people. This early soap opera contains a complete drama in each episode, so don't worry if you miss a few days.
39 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Harry James Show

Harry James Show

20 Episodes
1 Volume
Big Band Entertainment and Trumped Tooting
20 1
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Pepper Youngs Family

Pepper Youngs Family

93 Episodes
1 Volume
Pepper Young's Family was one of the longest running radio serials of all time sponsored by Beech-Nut Gum.
93 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Thin Man

Thin Man

14 Episodes
1 Volume
This series follows an ex-detective, Nick Charles, and his sophisticated, glamorous, wealthy wife, Nora Charles, on their escapades to unravel mystery where ever it may lie by sleuthing and solving murders; billed the "happiest married couple in radio."
14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
General Electric Theater

General Electric Theater

9 Episodes
1 Volume
A glittering all star cast and compelling tales make the anthology series General Electric Theater a must-have in any radio collection.
9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Ronald Reagan Attempted Assassination

Ronald Reagan Attempted Assassination

37 Episodes
1 Volume
On March 30, 1981, John Hinckley Jr. attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan outside a hotel in Washington D.C.
37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Ginny Simms

Ginny Simms

35 Episodes
1 Volume
Born in Texas and raised in California, Ginny Sims knew a thing or two about sunshine, and everyone who heard her sing knew it! She almost married Kay Kyser, but left the Ol' Professor’s band to start her own radio show.
35 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Personalities in Print

Personalities in Print

5 Episodes
1 Volume
A master of Wordplay, Willard Espy interviewed prominent figures on Personalities in Print.
5 1
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I Was There

I Was There

5 Episodes
1 Volume
rare but excellent historical old time radio show which gives an eyewitness account to notable events in history and extraordinary news stories.
5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Boston Marathon Bombing

Boston Marathon Bombing

22 Episodes
1 Volume
On April 15, 2013, two bombs were detonated near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, killing 3 people and injuring more than 260 others.
22 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
From the Bookshelf of the World

From the Bookshelf of the World

10 Episodes
1 Volume
Although some of these boys would not have picked up a book themselves after they left high school, programs like From the Bookshelf of the World exposed them to some of the great stories in literature.
10 1
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Manhattan Melodies

Manhattan Melodies

17 Episodes
1 Volume
Manhattan Melodies is a recruiting program for the United States Air Force hosted by Airman Tom Wright
17 1
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Presidential Election 1940

Presidential Election 1940

20 Episodes
1 Volume
Incumbent Democratic President Franklin D. Roosevelt defeated Republican businessman Wendell Willkie to be reelected for an unprecedented third term in office.
20 1
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Globe Theater

Globe Theater

14 Episodes
1 Volume
Some would argue that the high point of English Theatre happened when the Bard performed his plays at the Old Globe Theatre in Elizabethan London. The Globe Theatre does their best to bring the same experience to Old Time Radio.
14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
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