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Ziegfeld Follies of the Air

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Experience the music and laughs of the famous Ziegfeld Follies through The Ziegfeld Follies of the Air featuring entertainers like Fanny Brice, Helen Morgan, and Will Rogers.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Your Pocketbook

11 Episodes
1 Volume
On the onset of the Korean War, Truman knew two factors were vital: the support of a strong United Nations and a strong U.S. economy.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

You Are the Jury

7 Episodes
1 Volume
This fictitious crime drama series was written by a criminologist. In each episode the listener is asked to be the jury and guess the verdict in a murder trial.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Yankee Yarns

48 Episodes
1 Volume
Old-time storyteller Alton weaves tales that are alternately amazing, eccentric, horrifying and comical!

48 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Worlds Great Novels

31 Episodes
1 Volume
Experience distance learning 1940s style with The World's Great Novel presented by the NBC University of the Air.

31 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

Word Detective (Basil Rathbone)

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Featuring everyone's favorite old time radio Sherlock Holmes, Basil Rathbone, in a comedic and educational program.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wings to Victory

14 Episodes
1 Volume
WWII Morale Boosting Show Presented by the Air Force

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Whispering Streets

43 Episodes
1 Volume
romantic soap-opera drama with a special twist:The stories are told in a somewhat serial format with the next week's story using a minor character's point of view. This old time radio series had multiple well-known hostesses/narrators throughout the show's run including Bette Davis.

43 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

We Came This Way

29 Episodes
1 Volume
will be appreciated by students of history, as well as fans of radio drama with stories including Joan of Arc, Valley Forge, The French Revolution, and Walt Whitman.

29 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wax Cylinders 3 (1905 - 1906)

158 Episodes
1 Volume
We continue on our journey through early 20th century recordings: during this time wax cylinders and other recording devises were becoming more popular.

158 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wax Cylinders 2 (1900 - 1904)

192 Episodes
1 Volume
sales and popularity of wax cylinders were at an all time high during this era and there were many popular recording artists.

192 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wax Cylinders 1 (1880 - 1890s)

126 Episodes
1 Volume
First commercially produced sound recording devices and offer an early look at turn of the century audio technology as well as popular music and culture from the late 19th century and early 20th century. Mass recording were made on Wax Cylinders from music to speeches to comedy routines all to be enjoyed the in comfort of the listener's home. This collection includes highlights from early recordings from the 1880-1890s.

126 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Wanted

12 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with additional episodes: help find criminals on the run from the FBI's Top Ten Most Wanted list from 1950

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Waltz Time

3 Episodes
1 Volume
"Ladies and Gentlemen, it's time to dance on the air!" This orchestra and classical music standards radio show was produced by radio's power couple, Frank and Ann Hummert.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Walk Softly Peter Troy

50 Episodes
1 Volume
Meet London's hard-boiled, fast, lady-killer detective Peter Troy.

50 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Up for Parole

10 Episodes
1 Volume
Based on Authentic Parole Cases!

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Unsolved Mysteries

12 Episodes
1 Volume
Truth IS Stranger than Fiction--Your Skin will Creep!

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Uncle Jimmy

47 Episodes
1 Volume
Everyone needs an Uncle Jimmy; follow his avuncular adventures in this warm-hearted radio drama.

47 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Town Hall Tonight (Fred Allen)

26 Episodes
1 Volume
old time radio's favorite Fred Allen stars in this early version of Allen's Alley with his famous ad libbing and funny amateur guest stars.

26 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

Tonight at Nine-Thirty (9:30)

12 Episodes
1 Volume
This San Francisco-based radio drama includes a variety of entertainment from suspenseful thrillers to lighthearted comedies utilizing the local writing and acting talent from the city by the bay.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Thrills Highway Patrol

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Follow the Men in Uniform on California's Streets!

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

This Life is Mine

3 Episodes
1 Volume
This soap opera follows Teacher Eden Channing and her family, much of which revolve around life on the home front during WWII.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

This is My Best

12 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) began as a kind of book-of-the-week show. Popular modern authors were asked to select their best writings, which were created into radio scripts. In 1945, Orson Welles took over the show, directing, acting, narrating, and adapting scripts to his liking.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

That Was the Year

39 Episodes
1 Volume
is a fascinating radio show that dramatizes the major historical events between the years 1896-1934. Headlines include Spanish American War in Cuba, Volcano Mt Pelee destroys town of Saint Pierre, Republic of China established, and Adolf Hitler is appointed Chancellor of Germany. Every episode ends with a performance of a popular song from the year.

39 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Taxi

19 Episodes
1 Volume
South Africa's take on New York City cab drivers and their lives from the exciting to the mundane.

19 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

Tales from the Diamond K

38 Episodes
1 Volume
buckaroos won't want to miss this early 1950s radio series full of 'rip-roaring yarns' and 'real life stories' told by movie cowboy Ken Maynard, and his horse, Tarzan.

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Swingtime

3 Episodes
1 Volume
is a musical program that showcases the talent of many of the top tunesters of its era. Featuring the AFRS Swing Band, Swing Time also guest-stars such greats as Duke Ellington, Mel Torme, Jack Teagarden, Art Tatum and Bob Crosby.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Summer of 1940 News

72 Episodes
1 Volume
Let the pioneers of broadcast war journalism transport you back to the early days of the war in Europe with news from London, Berlin, and Rome.

72 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Strange As It Seems

63 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with almost 50 additional episodes: Similar to a Ripley's Believe It Or Not and originally sponsored by Exlax in the 1930's, this series featured bizarre stories based cartoons created by John Hix who was a staff artist at the Washington Herald.

63 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Strange Adventure

256 Episodes
1 Volume
featuring short well told adventures stories with diverse topics such as Zombies in Haiti and a pet monkey that saves the day. All stories are written and performed by Pat McGeehan on this exciting old time radio show.

256 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Strange

9 Episodes
1 Volume
a cerebral form of sci-fi, focusing on the human elements and how strange energies affect the characters and their relationships.

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Story Behind the Headlines

25 Episodes
1 Volume
Hosted by Cesar Saerchinger and created as joint venture between NBC and the American Historical Association cover "outstanding news events and major trends in world affairs"

25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Stars on Parade

7 Episodes
1 Volume
You never knew what you were going to get with Stars On Parade. The only thing you could really depend upon was that there would be 15 minutes of entertainment, but that entertainment could be the sweet jazz of the Freddy Martin Orchestra and their singer Merv Griffin or the songs of Kate Smith.

7 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

Sports Answer Man

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

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Sonny and Buddy

46 Episodes
1 Volume
Best Teenie Bopper Friends Tackle a Variety of Adventures

46 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Show Stoppers

6 Episodes
1 Volume
Listen to the great stars of stage and screen talk about where they came from and the exciting, "never-to-be-forgotten" moment they knew they made it as an actor...their Show Stopper!

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Shorty Bell Cub Reporter

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Mickey Rooney Stars As Boisterious and Runty Would-be Reporter

5 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

Scattergood Baines

2 Episodes
1 Volume
is the "shrewd and jovial hardware merchant who finds himself draw into just about everything that happens around him.Scattergood Baines is the best loved, most cussed at, and by all odds the fattest man in the modern, bustling town of Coldriver."

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

Roy Acuff Show

20 Episodes
1 Volume
These broadcasts sponsored by Royal Crown Cola feature country, bluegrass, and gospel music joyously played side by side. Whether you're a fan of Country and Bluegrass Music or not, these shows are just plain fun!

20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rosemary

5 Episodes
1 Volume
This old time radio soap opera told the story of 20 year old secretary Rosemary Dawson, who works to support her mother and sister. Rosemary falls madly in love and marries journalist Bill Roberts. Of course, not all is well in Soapland; Bill, a war veteran, suffers from amnesia.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rogers of the Gazette

28 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with additional episodes: take your boots off and sit a spell with these heart warming old time radio stories starring Will Rogers Jr.

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Robert Arden News Commentary

9 Episodes
1 Volume
A foreign correspondent, Robert Arden made insightful commentary about current events of WWII.

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Road of Life

6 Episodes
1 Volume
This old time radio soap opera centered on handsome doctor Jim Brent and his wife Jocelyn in the small town of Merrimac. As the heroine of a medical drama, Jocelyn would suffer from almost every dread disease known to medicine.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Right to Happiness

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Created by Irna Phillips, The Right to Happiness is a soap opera spinoff for Guiding Light character Rose Kransky.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Renfrew Mounted

5 Episodes
1 Volume
Exciting Adventure show about the Royal Mounted Police

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Redbook Dramas

19 Episodes
1 Volume
Magazine Lively Dramas from One of America's Favorite Magazines

19 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Red Horse Ranch

26 Episodes
1 Volume
serial western drama and music collection with singing cowboy rangers.

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rare Summer Replacement Shows

12 Episodes
1 Volume
This collection includes rare but wonderful seasonal shows that held the timeslot for some of America's best loved radio shows.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Rare Captain

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Ahoy! Wild, Random and Rare Captain-Themed Adventures, Aye Matey!

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Raffles (The Adventures of Raffles)

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Listen as E. W. Hornung's gentleman thief, A. J. Raffles-London's many of mystery-solves murders and works to defeat the Nazis.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Radio Revival Heart to Heart Hour

2 Episodes
1 Volume
is a rare collection of religious and gospel recordings from the 1930's by Charles E Fuller.

2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Radio Noir Writers

403 Episodes
18 Volume
Our collection includes stories from Patricia Highsmith, Cornell Woolrich, James M Cain, Frederic Brown, Agatha Christie, John Cheever, Dashiell Hammett, Raymond Chandler, W.R. Burnett, Rex Stout, and Alfred Hitchcock.

403 18
Add To Cart: $90.00

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

Poker and Gambling

33 Episodes
1 Volume
We bet an arm and a leg you will enjoy this jackpot of gambling and poker themed old time radio shows.

33 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Plays for Americans

3 Episodes
1 Volume
During WWII, Arch Oboler dedicated his talents to the war effort. He produced this series--drawing in many big-name stars for the cause.

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pirates

60 Episodes
1 Volume
Includes pirate theme shows from a variety of old time radio shows, it's a listener's treasure chest of "arrghs", "aye, mateys" "ahoys" and wild pirate-themed adventure, detective shows, drama, and comedy.

60 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pinto Pete in Arizona

78 Episodes
1 Volume
a spin off cowboy story and song show from the popular old time radio show Pinto Pete and the Ranch Boys.

78 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Peril

31 Episodes
1 Volume
original stories of suspense with complex characters and twists and turns in the death-defying plots.

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pepper Youngs Family

93 Episodes
1 Volume
all-American gum-chewing boy

93 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

Passport to Romance

7 Episodes
1 Volume
Sail on the SS Harmonia with crew members and aspiring singers Nancy Sparks and Chuck Piper as they sing their way over the high seas.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Passing Parade

21 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with additional shows: The show featured two or three factual but fantastic stories with John Nesbitt himself serving as host, writer, and storyteller of extraordinary tales.

21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pacific Powerland

45 Episodes
1 Volume
Entertaining Educational Historic Tales

45 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pabst Show

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

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Pabst Blue Ribbon Bouts

3 Episodes
1 Volume
Time for beer, pretzels, and Wednesday Night Fights!

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Over Here

6 Episodes
1 Volume
All Star Show to Support War Bonds!

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Out of the Deep

4 Episodes
1 Volume
Follow Capt. Gunnar Carlisle as his salvages Italian warships off the coast of Africa, threatens crooks with a panther in Guatemala, wrestles a ferocious octopus and more.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Our Stake in the War

10 Episodes
1 Volume
Six weeks after The Attack on Pearl Harbor, City College of New York made broadcasts which would include the tools of Democracy, Civil Defense training courses, freedom of Religion, Freedom from Want, "Immigrants All, Americans All" and other topics.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Order in the Court

10 Episodes
1 Volume
is a dramatic old time radio show that gives the tale of fictional courtroom stories.Any given court case has a history behind it and the best ones are surrounded by dramatic tales of misfortune and mystery.

10 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

Omar Wizard Persia

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Follow this adventure serial as a gem dealer tries to break the curse of a stolen emerald in the mysterious east!

13 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

Nightwatch

48 Episodes
1 Volume
Ride along with Culver City Police Officers in real recordings from the squad car.

48 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

NBC Bandstand

7 Episodes
1 Volume
is a easy old time radio music show with pop tunes and simple banter with host and guests Art Flanagan, Tommy Mercer, Guy Mitchell, Art Mooney, and Sammy Kaye.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

National Hour

12 Episodes
1 Volume
Listen as National Hour discussed and dramatized a host of issues facing Americans after the end of World War 2.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mystery Playhouse

35 Episodes
1 Volume
old time radio show that featured Peter Lorre introducing some of the best mystery shows of the era for the AFRS audience.

35 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mystery House

32 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with double the episodes: these unique radio broadcasts were testing ground for a Mystery Publishing House!

32 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Myrt and Marge

21 Episodes
1 Volume
Mom and Daughter Dramatic Sensation

21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

My Son Jeep

8 Episodes
1 Volume
is the bright and warm hearted comedy of the Allison Family featuring "irrepressible, unpredictable ten year old Jeep".

8 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

Murder Clinic

7 Episodes
1 Volume
Famous Fictional and Mysterious Murders and the Detectives that Solved Them

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Much Binding in the Marsh

13 Episodes
1 Volume
Zany British comedy series in a Royal Air Force station!

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mr and Mrs Blanding

14 Episodes
1 Volume
Real-Life Married Couple Cary Grant and Betsy Drake Star in this Funny Situational Comedy

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Mind Your Manners

11 Episodes
1 Volume
offers etiquette training for kids age 8-18 from a somewhat simpler time. This unique old time radio show includes a rotating panel with 'manner-minded' minors answering listeners write-in questions.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Michael Strogoff Courier of the Czar

26 Episodes
1 Volume
Based on the novel written by famed writer Jules Verne in 1876, is about a Courier who gets trapped in a world of rebellion and intrigue.

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Memorable Villains

32 Episodes
1 Volume
Many are mad, many are bad, and all are great memorable rivals to our heroes in this old time radio compilation.

32 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Meet the Meeks

73 Episodes
1 Volume
Spin-off of Meet Mr. Meek, the Docile Brow-beaten Man now with a wife!

73 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

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

Manhunt

10 Episodes
1 Volume
chronicles murderous murderers making mayhem through manslaughter and pandemonium from the point of view of police officers and witnesses!

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lorenzo Jones

23 Episodes
1 Volume
(update) with 20 additional episodes: Smile awhile, and enjoy this fine soap sud! Lorenzo Jones was a popular soap throughout its near two decade run. Each show began, "We all know couples like lovable, impractical Lorenzo Jones and his devoted wife, Belle.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lora Lawton

23 Episodes
1 Volume
Lora Lawton was a old time radio soap opera following the rags-to-riches tale of a maid turned millionaire's wife and sponsored by Bab-O cleaning powder.

23 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Lindas First Love

8 Episodes
1 Volume
Starring Arline Blackburn as Linda, the shop girl thrust into a rags to riches story as she tries to adjust to life with her new wealthy husband and his family.

8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00

Life of Bliss

17 Episodes
1 Volume
written to be a light-hearted and simple comedy, this British comedy show became a hit around the world.

17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
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