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December 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Double or Nothing

Double or Nothing

26 Episodes
1 Volume

Sponsored by Feenamint the chewing gum laxative, this quiz-game show asks contestants such important questions as: How long does it take a rhinoceros to run one hundred yards? Update: 1 additional rare recording and sound improvements

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Palmolive Beauty Box Theater

Palmolive Beauty Box Theater

18 Episodes
1 Volume

"A Soap Operetta" old time radio show, with classically trained opera singers but a lighter tone than classical opera. Update: 12 additional recoridngs and many sound improvements

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Jessica Dragonette

Jessica Dragonette

25 Episodes
1 Volume

Known as early radio's "Star of Stars", the "Princess of Song", "Sweetheart of the Air" and "Queen of Radio", this diminutive soprano was one of the most popular voices in the early days of radio. Update: 12 additional recordings and sound improvements

25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Marilyn Maxwell

Marilyn Maxwell

73 Episodes
2 Volume

Born with a marquee-ready name, Marvel Marilyn Maxwell, she was known as “the other Marilyn”. Update: 4 additional recordings volume 2

73 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Maureen OHara

Maureen OHara

24 Episodes
1 Volume

Best known for her film roles such as on Miracle On 34th Street, Maureen O'Hara brought her memorable film roles to the radio sound stage. Update: additional recording

24 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Tony Martin

Tony Martin

57 Episodes
2 Volume

Singer Tony Martin spent his career on the fringes of the A-list but had what was thought of as one of the happiest marriages in Hollywood to dancer Cyd Charise.

57 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Joel McCrea

Joel McCrea

103 Episodes
3 Volume

His career in show business spanned 50 years as a handsome leading man in both dramas and comedies. Update: additional rare recording

103 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Mark Twain Collection

Mark Twain Collection

37 Episodes
1 Volume

America's Greatest Humorist and one of the Giants of American Literature, Mark Twain's stories were a natural for Old Time Radio.

37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
America Looks Abroad

America Looks Abroad

47 Episodes
1 Volume

provides news analysis and commentary about the changing world of the late 1930's and early 1940's. Update: sound improvements

47 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Babe Ruth

Babe Ruth

34 Episodes
1 Volume

The Adventures of Babe Ruth was produced in 1934 on the Blue Network, with sponsorship by Quaker Oats, and was the best of the lot. It told in-depth, fully dramatized episodes from the Babe's career, so there was a sense of the real man there in the dugout and on the field. Update: sound quality improvements

34 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Christmas on the Home Front

Christmas on the Home Front

39 Episodes
1 Volume

While the nation was working together to defeat the forces of Fascism and defend Freedom, there was still time to remember how important Christmas was for everyone.

39 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Lionel Barrymore

Lionel Barrymore

94 Episodes
2 Volume

Typecast as a grumpy old man, Lionel Barrymore is best know for his roles in the Doctor Kildare, Mayor of the Town, Command Performance, Kraft Music Hall, Lux Radio Theater, and Lionel Barrymore Concert Hall Update: 3 additional rare recordings

94 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
John Barrymore

John Barrymore

22 Episodes
1 Volume

He had a classic look earning him the nickname "The Great Profile." He was best known as a Shakespearean stage actor, in particular for his performances in Hamlet and Richard III. Barrymore moved his focus to silent film and later appeared in various old time radio shows. Update: additional rare recording

22 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Tennessee Ernie Ford

Tennessee Ernie Ford

40 Episodes
1 Volume

A country boy who rose to fame in the Southern California Country Music scene, Tennessee Ernie Ford won an important place in the history of Rock & Roll. Update: 1 additional rare recordings

40 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

140 Episodes
3 Volume

Christmas Morning may be the happiest day of the Year, but the night before holds the real magic.

140 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Joan Fontaine

Joan Fontaine

17 Episodes
1 Volume

The Successful and Magical Oscar Winning Actress! Update: additional rare recoring

17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


November 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Vera Lynn

Vera Lynn

2 Episodes
1 Volume

Named "the Force's Sweetheart", Vera Lynn and her singing was a terrific boon to the British military during WWII

2 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Lurene Tuttle

Lurene Tuttle

602 Episodes
13 Volume

Her most memorable roles include Effie Perrine, Sam Spade's secretary, as Marjorie, The Great Gildersleeve's teenage niece as well as Suspense, Mystery House, Twelve Players, Theatre of Romance, Hollywood Star Time, Strange Wills, Maxwell House Coffee Time, Lights Out, Rogue's Gallery Update: 1 additonal rare recordings volume 2

602 13
Add To Cart: $65.00
Frank Lovejoy

Frank Lovejoy

231 Episodes
5 Volume

Lovejoy was the no nonsense, square-jawed actor best known for his tough guy performances in detective radio dramas. Update: 2 additional recordings

231 5
Add To Cart: $25.00
Land of the Lost

Land of the Lost

36 Episodes
1 Volume

The Land of the Lost is a children's deep-sea adventure program about two children who travel "in that wonderful kingdom at the bottom of the sea."Lead by Red Lantern, the "wisest fish in the sea", Billy and Isabel discover lost objects on the ocean floor. Update: 30 additional recordings

36 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Burns and Allen

Burns and Allen

341 Episodes
7 Volume

One of the Most Beloved Couples in Radio, George was the brains but Gracie was the Star. Update: sound quality improvements volume 2

341 7
Add To Cart: $35.00
Bob Hope Christmas

Bob Hope Christmas

16 Episodes
1 Volume

Bob Hope lived to be 100 years old and he celebrated 100 Christmases; many of those Christmases were celebrated with US troops. Update: 1 additional rare recording

16 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Zasu Pitts

Zasu Pitts

17 Episodes
1 Volume

She was a popular character actress during the Thirties, making both features and shorts for Hal Roach. Her willowy spinster persona was the inspiration for the voice of Olive Oyl in Max Fleischer's Popeye cartoons. Update: additional rare recording

17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Showtime from Hollywood

Showtime from Hollywood

11 Episodes
1 Volume

A showcase variety show for the Sweet-Music classical-based sounds of Freddy Martin.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Big Story

Big Story

43 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. Update: 3 additional recordings

43 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Richard Crenna

Richard Crenna

269 Episodes
6 Volume

With more than 60 years in show business, Richard Crenna co-starred in various roles in film, radio, and television. Update: 2 additional rare recordings

269 6
Add To Cart: $30.00
Prisoner of War

Prisoner of War

18 Episodes
1 Volume

Capture might seem an easier fate than being killed in battle, but the fate of a P.O.W. is rarely without a desperate cost. Update: additional rare recording

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
My Friend Irma

My Friend Irma

106 Episodes
2 Volume

My Friend Irma tells the story of a extremely dim-witted blonde stenographer named Irma Peterson, played by Marie Wilson, and the daily high-jinx that she gets into with her screwy friends. Update: 3 additional recordings and sound improvements

106 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Eddy Arnold

Eddy Arnold

4 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! Update: 1 additional rare recording

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Hank Williams

Hank Williams

17 Episodes
1 Volume

After giving us some of the best loved Country and Western hits of all time and a life that was cut short because of booze and the hard life of being on the road, Hank Williams shares some genuine fun on the radio. Update: 1 additional rare recording

17 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Gloria Swanson

Gloria Swanson

11 Episodes
1 Volume

If there ever was a grande dame of Hollywood, it would have been Gloria Swanson. Update: additional rare recording

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Martha Tilton

Martha Tilton

107 Episodes
2 Volume

Martha Tilton, also known as ''Liltin' Martha Tilton,'' joined the venerable Jimmy Dorsey and his band in 1935 and later with Benny Goodman until 1939. Update: additional rare recording

107 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Christmas Fantasy

Christmas Fantasy

25 Episodes
1 Volume

Designed to be played daily between Thanksgiving and Christmas, Christmas Fantasy is a great way to enhance the spirit of the season

25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Religious Recordings

Religious Recordings

21 Episodes
1 Volume

Uplifting and Inspirational Sermons from Reverend Beale and Reverend Charles Fuller Update: 2 additional rare recordings

21 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Civil Defense

Civil Defense

124 Episodes
1 Volume

Fascinating PSA, recordings and episodes to save americans from a nuclear attack! Update: 4 additional recordings

124 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman

73 Episodes
1 Volume

During the Big Band Era, Benny Goodman was the undisputed "King of Swing". The Goodman Band is credited with launching the Swing Era with a series of performances and broadcasts from California in 1935. Update: additional rare recording

73 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Love Songs

Love Songs

454 Episodes
9 Volume

Love Songs are the most popular form of song because everyone loves being in love.

454 9
Add To Cart: $45.00
Mary Martin

Mary Martin

34 Episodes
1 Volume

Best remembered as Broadway's Nellie Forbush and Peter Pan, Mary Martin also graced Radio Row.

34 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


October 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Hollywood Soundstage

Hollywood Soundstage

8 Episodes
1 Volume

Grab a seat on the Hollywood Soundstage and listen to stars like Dana Andrews, Bette Davis, Jeff Chandler, and Tyrone Power present adaptions of some of the era's most popular movies. Update: 2 additional rare recordings

8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Walter Winchell

Walter Winchell

19 Episodes
1 Volume

Beginning in 1929, Walter Winchell became the voice that America listened to for a compelling combination of News and celebrity gossip. Update: 8 additional recordings

19 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Bette Davis

Bette Davis

62 Episodes
1 Volume

Bette Davis was one of the top Hollywood actresses of all time; she received 10 nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won twice. This collection includes all known guest appearances. Update: 2 additional rare recordings

62 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Love Stories and Romantic Comedy

Love Stories and Romantic Comedy

730 Episodes
18 Volume

A wise man once wrote that all great stories are love stories.

730 18
Add To Cart: $90.00
Dwight D Eisenhower

Dwight D Eisenhower

88 Episodes
1 Volume

Eisenhower was a national hero after serving as Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces in Europe during WWII and in 1952 won the Presidential Election. Update: 36 additional recordings

88 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Answer Man

Answer Man

6 Episodes
1 Volume

With a staff of over 40 of brainiest facts finder he could locate, The Answer Man solved thousands of questions written in by listeners. Update: 1 additional rare recording

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Sleeping and Dreamers

Sleeping and Dreamers

383 Episodes
7 Volume

Sleeping is the time when our body rests and recovers, but it is also the time we surrender ourselves to dreams in the Sleeping and Dreamers in Old Time Radio Collection.

383 7
Add To Cart: $35.00


September 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Johnny Mercer

Johnny Mercer

89 Episodes
3 Volume

popular singer and song writer in the golden age of radio. In the 1940s, Johnny Mercer was the "it-man" for Hollywood's musical entertainment. Update: 1 additional rare recording volume 2

89 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
American Family Robinson

American Family Robinson

56 Episodes
1 Volume

Listen to the Robinson's as they work, live, and navigate conflicts in their all-American home of Centerville. Update: 1 additional recording

56 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Sounds of Darkness

Sounds of Darkness

72 Episodes
2 Volume

'All cats are the same color in the dark' is just one of the secrets held by Agent Lee Masters, the Blind Detective of The Sounds of Darkness

72 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Serenade in Blue

Serenade in Blue

13 Episodes
1 Volume

Air Force Blues and Jazz Bands Perform for Recruits! Update: 1 additional rare recording

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Hollywood Theater of Stars

Hollywood Theater of Stars

55 Episodes
2 Volume

One of Hollywood's most popular dramatic daytime old time radio shows sponsored by LaRosa's macaroni and noodles. Update: 1 additional recording

55 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Procrastinators

Procrastinators

4 Episodes
1 Volume

This old time radio collection has been in the works for a long time but we finally bring it to you now.

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Scattergood Baines

Scattergood Baines

3 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." Update: 1 additional rare recording

3 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Life O Riley in Hollywood

Life O Riley in Hollywood

13 Episodes
1 Volume

Although this program from the early '30s has nothing to do with the popular sitcom starring William Bendix, it is great fun! Update: 1 additional recording

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Lily Pons

Lily Pons

10 Episodes
1 Volume

Tiny Lily Pons may not have looked like a typical opera diva, but she had the powerful voice and forceful personality to succeed. During the War, she made USO tours with her husband Andre Kostelanetz.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Mr Keen Tracer of Lost Persons

Mr Keen Tracer of Lost Persons

59 Episodes
2 Volume

Produced by the Hummerts, this detective series is one of radio's longest running shows. Update: 1 additional rare recording volume 2

59 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Ginny Simms

Ginny Simms

26 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. Update: 1 additional rare recording

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Quaker Party

Quaker Party

4 Episodes
1 Volume

Listen to Tommy Riggs and "a cute little bundle of mischief" seven-year-old girl Betty Lou, his imaginary friend. Update: 1 additional rare recording

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Foot Races and Marathons

Foot Races and Marathons

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Human beings are designed to run, and it can be a joyous activity.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Dorothy Lamour

Dorothy Lamour

143 Episodes
4 Volume

Known for the sarong dress in The Jungle Princess and her exotic good looks, Dorothy Lamour made over 60 motion pictures and helped sell US Treasury Bonds Update: 1 additional rare recordings volume 4

143 4
Add To Cart: $20.00
Wyllis Cooper

Wyllis Cooper

144 Episodes
3 Volume

Cooper's commitment to mind-bending, truly affecting science fiction ensured that his programs would win over listeners and draw critical acclaim. Update: Quiet Please sound quality improvements

144 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Quiet Please

Quiet Please

91 Episodes
2 Volume

Combine one of radio's most creative writers with the talents of a single actor and a late night time slot, and you have the ingredients for the deliciously creepy Quiet, Please. Update: sound quality improvements

91 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad

10 Episodes
1 Volume

Sea Stories are among the most sweeping and dramatic of all, and few told them with as much majesty as Joseph Conrad.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
GI Journal

GI Journal

60 Episodes
2 Volume

Armed Forces Radio Service was been created by the War Department as a means to entertain and inform the troops during WWII. The service was run "by G.I.s for G.I.s" and broadcasts included performances by Glenn Miller, Kay Kyser, Tommy Dorsey, Bing Crosby, Jack Benny, Bob Hope and many more! Update: 1 additional rare recording

60 2
Add To Cart: $10.00


August 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Love Triangles

Love Triangles

14 Episodes
1 Volume

There is supposed to be one girl out there for every guy, but when there is a Love Triangle there is nothing but trouble.

14 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Joe DiMaggio

Joe DiMaggio

8 Episodes
1 Volume

center fielder baseball player for the New York Yankees, is a a very rare sports old time radio show featuring Joe DiMaggio himself answering questions from listeners. Update: 1 additional rare recording

8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Joyce Jordan MD

Joyce Jordan MD

28 Episodes
1 Volume

Soap opera about a female doctor in the 1930s, she works in a male dominated profession and looks for respect and love starring Frank Lovejoy, Agnes Moorehead and Mercedes McCambrdige. Update: 1 additional rare recording

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Racing Boats

Racing Boats

6 Episodes
1 Volume

For as long as men have sailed in boats, they have challenged each other to see whose boat is fastest.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Personal Album

Personal Album

28 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. Update: 11 additional recordings

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Adventures of Frank Farrell

Adventures of Frank Farrell

10 Episodes
1 Volume

Featuring the All-American boy, the Adventures of Frank Farrell is a lot of wholesome fun! Update: 1 additional rare recording

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Doorway to Life

Doorway to Life

4 Episodes
1 Volume

this old time radio show focused on common issues of parenthood that people faced in the late 1940s. Update: 1 additional rare recording

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Falling in Love with Nature

Falling in Love with Nature

28 Episodes
1 Volume

Loving the natural world is as natural as loving the Creator who made it.

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Unrequited Love

Unrequited Love

108 Episodes
3 Volume

The act of loving and being in love can be even more beneficial to the lover than the beloved.

108 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Brighter Day

Brighter Day

13 Episodes
1 Volume

This series is a long running post-war soap opera that had its beginnings in Joyce Jordan, MD. Update: 4 additional recordings

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


July 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Navy Swings

Navy Swings

26 Episodes
1 Volume

Jazz Greats Perform for Future US Navy and Navy Reservists! Update: 6 additional rare recordings

26 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Thirteen Windows

Thirteen Windows

11 Episodes
1 Volume

Gangsters, Smugglers, and an ancient Chinese curse are all found in The 13 Windows. Update: 1 additional recording

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Tales of Cheating Hearts

Tales of Cheating Hearts

71 Episodes
2 Volume

Love may be a Many Splendored Thing, but the truth is that Love does not always go the way we want it too.

71 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Frontier Town

Frontier Town

47 Episodes
1 Volume

Frontier Town is the story of the individual sagas of different towns in the wild west starring Jeff Chandler. Update: sound quality improvements

47 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Helen Hayes

Helen Hayes

56 Episodes
2 Volume

Winning an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony Award, Helen Hayes' acting career spanned 80 years. Update: 1 additional recording on volume 2

56 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Steve Lawrence Show

Steve Lawrence Show

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Known from husband and wife duo Steve and Eydie performed a syndicated program for US Army Recruiting.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Robert Young

Robert Young

265 Episodes
6 Volume

Best known for portraying the ideal father, Robert Young battled his own demons of depression and alcoholism in reaction to unfair casting practices in Hollywood's studio system. Update: 1 additional broadcast of Father Knows Best

265 6
Add To Cart: $30.00
Jack Smith Show

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. Update: 1 additional rare recording

4 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Cliff Edwards Show

Cliff Edwards Show

24 Episodes
1 Volume

Enjoy Cliff Edwards as he sings popular tunes from the 1920-40s like "Singin' in the Rain" & "When You Wish Upon a Star". Update: 1 additional rare recording

24 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Latin American Popular Music

Latin American Popular Music

6 Episodes
1 Volume

American Music, especially from the Big Band Era, owes a huge debt to Latin American influences.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Ben Bernie

Ben Bernie

28 Episodes
1 Volume

The old Maestro" was known for his entertaining patter more than his violin playing and a "feud" with his good friend Walter Winchell. A musical genius from a very young age, he was the youngest violinist the play Carnegie Hall at age of thirteen. Update: 9 additional recordings

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Calling all Detectives

Calling all Detectives

205 Episodes
2 Volume

A very professionally created two-man operation, Calling all Detectives had a fun quiz show element to its detective sleuthery. Update: 1 additional rare recordings and sound upgrade

205 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Rarities from the 1930s

Rarities from the 1930s

83 Episodes
2 Volume

This unique compilation includes rare dramas, comedy, and unique radio broadcasts from the 1930's. Update: 1 additional rare recording

83 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Man on the Farm

Man on the Farm

6 Episodes
1 Volume

A vehicle to sell chicken feed, The Man on the Farm is wholesome barnyard quiz show fun!

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Front Line Theater

Front Line Theater

7 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.

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Groucho Marx

Groucho Marx

280 Episodes
6 Volume

Part of the Marx Brothers, Groucho Marx was best known for his greasepaint mustache, cigar, and quick wit. He later branched out to host quiz old time radio show "You Bet Your Life." Update: 4 additional YOU BET YOUR LIFE recordings and many sound improvements

280 6
Add To Cart: $30.00
Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye

61 Episodes
2 Volume

As a youngster, the only thing Danny Kaye was good at was singing songs and telling jokes. After spending time on the Borscht Belt, he found success on Broadway. Update: 5 additional recordings

61 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Danny Kaye Show

Danny Kaye Show

28 Episodes
1 Volume

This legendary songster and funny man was every bit as zany in real life as he was with Bing in White Christmas. The Danny Kaye Show aired almost a decade before the classic Holiday movie. Update: 5 additional recordings

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


June 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Golden Gate Quartet

Golden Gate Quartet

81 Episodes
1 Volume

Building on a tradition of vocal harmonies and syncopated rhythms, The Golden Gate Quartet not only popularized Gospel music but helped lay the foundations of Rock and Roll. Update: small sound improvements and fixed file names

81 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Edward Murrow (Hear It Now)

Edward Murrow (Hear It Now)

101 Episodes
2 Volume

One of the greatest American journalists in broadcast history, he pioneered the reporter on the scene reporting during WWII. Update: sound quality improvements

101 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Codes

Codes

58 Episodes
1 Volume

Breaking the enemy's codes is a way to understand what they are going to do in Wartime. The same thing works when the Good Guys figure out the Bad Guy's codes.

58 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Ziegfeld Follies of the Air

Ziegfeld Follies of the Air

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Experience the music and laughs of the famous Ziegfeld Follies entertainers like Helen Morgan, and Will Rogers. Update: 3 additional rare recordings

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Chevrolet Musical Moments

Chevrolet Musical Moments

70 Episodes
1 Volume

This fifteen syndicated minutes of music has one thought in mind: "Get down to your Chevy Dealer Today!" Update: 50 additional recordings

70 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Charlie Chan

Charlie Chan

60 Episodes
1 Volume

With requisite Chinese chords and stings from the organist we have several selections from the casebook of the Incomparable Charlie Chan, Detective, Philosopher, and Modern Chinese Sage. Update: 2 additional rare recording

60 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
President Inaugural Addresses

President Inaugural Addresses

36 Episodes
1 Volume

This collection includes every Presidential Inaugural Speech since Franklin D. Roosevelt on March 4, 1933 through 2021. Update: 5 additional recordings

36 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Presidential Victory and Concession

Presidential Victory and Concession

37 Episodes
1 Volume

In the United States election cycle there are differing candidates vying for a political office. At times it can be bitter but when it's over, there is a winner and a loser and typically candidates are a good sport about it. Update: 1 additional recording George Wallace concession speech

37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Anita Louise

Anita Louise

13 Episodes
1 Volume

Best remembered for My Friend Flicka, Anita Louise grew up with the movie industry, as a child actor in silent pictures, an ingenue in talkies, and a pretty mom and fashion plate on television.

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Wendell Niles

Wendell Niles

189 Episodes
5 Volume

Wendell Niles and his brother Ken were pioneering West Coast Radio Announcers who worked both together and separately for some of the biggest names in Hollywood.

189 5
Add To Cart: $25.00


May 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Boris Karloff

Boris Karloff

109 Episodes
2 Volume

Best known for his roles in horror films, Boris Karloff was billed as "Karloff the Uncanny." Update: 2 additional recordings on volume 2

109 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
People Are Funny

People Are Funny

34 Episodes
1 Volume

Hosted by Art Linkletter, stunts on this old time radio program continued to get more and more outrageous (and funny) as the show continued its 18 year run. Update: additional recording

34 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Fat Overweight and Dieting in OTR

Fat Overweight and Dieting in OTR

61 Episodes
2 Volume

The $70 billion Weight Loss industry claims that we should be skinny, but it is more important to be healthy and happy.

61 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Pete Kellys Blues

Pete Kellys Blues

7 Episodes
1 Volume

Pete Kelly (Jack Webb) fronts the house band, the Big Seven, at a speakeasy in the roaring '20s is a world of jazz, gangsters, gun molls, g-men, bad booze and desperate people trying to save their skins. Update: 1 additional rare recording

7 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Aunt Jemima

Aunt Jemima

36 Episodes
1 Volume

Harriette Widmer stars (from Amos and Andy) in this fun music and variety program promoting Aunt Jemima pancake mix. Update: 4 additional rare recordings

36 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Rosemary

Rosemary

9 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. Update: 4 additional recordings

9 1
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Kingsmen

Kingsmen

13 Episodes
1 Volume

They sang together since 1929 and were the resident vocal group on Fibber McGee and Molly. In 1949, The Kingsmen took over Fibber and Molly’s spot as a summer replacement. Update: additional rare recording

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Space Patrol

Space Patrol

117 Episodes
3 Volume

The storylines and characters were the same, and even more amazing, the same performers played both the radio and TV roles! Update: sound quality improvements

117 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Rose Bowl

Rose Bowl

12 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.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Movietown Theater

Movietown Theater

71 Episodes
2 Volume

Every week there was an original story played by Hollywood up-and-comers on Your Movietown Radio Theater. The series featured Hollywood stars and starlets in a variety of 30 minute shows. Tune in each week for a different genre from comedy to drama each with a unique twist. Update: 3 additional recordings

71 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Your Navy Show

Your Navy Show

12 Episodes
1 Volume

The most important part of the modern Navy is its Sailors.

12 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
US Navy Shows

US Navy Shows

48 Episodes
1 Volume

If great music was all it took to get young men to the recruiting office, these U.S. Navy Shows would have found more sailors than we have ships. As it was, these great programs from the USN Recruiting Command gave us hours of toe-tapping goodness and dreams of the high seas. Update: 12 additional recordings of Your Navy Show with Tommy Dorsey

48 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


April 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Romance of Oil

Romance of Oil

11 Episodes
1 Volume

An entertaining and educational introduction to an industry and science that shapes every aspect of our modern society.

11 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Dentists

Dentists

119 Episodes
3 Volume

Look at dem chompers! A sore tooth is no fun, but it makes good fodder for old time radio Update: 1 additional rare recording

119 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Mystery Playhouse

Mystery Playhouse

55 Episodes
2 Volume

This old time radio show often featuring Peter Lorre as host to some of the best mystery shows of the era for the AFRS audience. Update: 1 additional rare recording

55 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Churchill (Winston) Recordings

Churchill (Winston) Recordings

113 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. Update: 2 additional rare recordings from 1946

113 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Marie Wilson

Marie Wilson

111 Episodes
3 Volume

Known as Irma in My Friend Irma, Marie Wilson made a career of playing ditzy but loveable blondes. Update: 10 additional My Friend Irma recordings

111 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Doctors Hospitals Healthcare in OTR

Doctors Hospitals Healthcare in OTR

112 Episodes
3 Volume

Going into medicine is one of the highest callings to aspire to.

112 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Face to the Future

Face to the Future

18 Episodes
1 Volume

A series of reports on the state of Defense Technology in the late-1950s sponsored by NORAD. Update: 5 additional recordings

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Fu Manchu (Shadow of Fu Manchu)

Fu Manchu (Shadow of Fu Manchu)

92 Episodes
1 Volume

The Shadow of Dr. Fu Manchu is a diabolically fun mystery serial from the late 1930's. Update: 5 additional rare recordings

92 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

Public Service Announcements (PSAs)

202 Episodes
1 Volume

A Public Service Announcement (PSA) is defined as a message in the public interest which is disseminated through the media free of charge, with the objective of raising awareness of issues. Update: 4 additional PSA shows with singing cowboys warning listeners about Syphilis from 1948

202 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
My Hometown

My Hometown

42 Episodes
1 Volume

Terry Lee Jenkins and PAMS Company put out a full length 45 RPM to promote local towns around the country that was to be played in local radio market

42 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Defense Attorney

Defense Attorney

13 Episodes
1 Volume

This is a hard hitting old time radio crime drama, with a distinctive feminine touch. Update: 1 additonal rare recording

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Raymond Burr

Raymond Burr

127 Episodes
3 Volume

Best known from television's Perry Mason, Raymond Burr starred in Dragnet, Fort Laramie, and Pat Novak for Hire. Update: 2 additional recordings

127 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Lucky Strike Presents

Lucky Strike Presents

9 Episodes
1 Volume

Lucky Strike and other cigarette brands were sponsors of many of Old Time Radio's greatest offerings.

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Jesus in Old Time Radio

Jesus in Old Time Radio

31 Episodes
1 Volume

Radio celebrates the life of Jesus, from his humble birth in a manger in Bethlehem, through his crucifixion and resurrection, but mostly radio is a means to share Jesus’s message of love and peace. Update: 5 additional recordings about Jesus

31 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
DJ Madness

DJ Madness

164 Episodes
2 Volume

The original Disc Jockeys from the Age of Radio bring you their best and greatest music from their era. Update: 33 additional recordings

164 2
Add To Cart: $10.00


March 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Nemesis Inc

Nemesis Inc

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Mystery! Murder! Pretty girls and a touch of the supernatural! We find all this and more in the office of Nemesis Inc., a private investigation service on the twenty-first floor of a modern building on Chicago's Loop.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Mail Call

Mail Call

83 Episodes
2 Volume

These star-packed love letters to the troops, from Hollywood during WWII. Update: 1 additional rare recording

83 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
At Ease

At Ease

76 Episodes
1 Volume

featured uninterrupted pop songs with the alternating performances by the Armed Forces Radio Orchestra, Milton Shrednick, Allen Roth, Les Paul and many more. Update: 49 additional recordings

76 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
News Huddlines

News Huddlines

18 Episodes
1 Volume

Spoof of news and current events starring Roy Hudd

18 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Presidential Candidate Announcements

Presidential Candidate Announcements

181 Episodes
5 Volume

While only 44 men have served as President and 48 men have served as Vice President, so many Americans have stepped up to answer the call to run for these two top spots. Listen as we hear from some of these Americans as they make their plans known, give their victory, and even their concession. Update: 5 additional recordings

181 5
Add To Cart: $25.00
Hitler (Adolf) Recordings

Hitler (Adolf) Recordings

28 Episodes
1 Volume

speeches from the most infamous man in history Update: 2 additional news broadcasts from 1938-39

28 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Maxine Gray

Maxine Gray

49 Episodes
1 Volume

Although little-known beyond fans of Big Band Music and OTR, Maxine Gray's story is filled with survival and even success despite nearly crippling injuries and long odds. Update: 3 additional rare recordings

49 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford

10 Episodes
1 Volume

Mary Pickford Collection: One of the very first Stars in motion pictures and an astute businesswoman who helped to establish the motion picture industry as a co-founder of United Artists.

10 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Airchecks from Great Radio Stations

Airchecks from Great Radio Stations

144 Episodes
3 Volume

Featuring on air personality D.J's performances, announcements, and skits. Update: 62 additional recordings

144 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Lorenzo Jones

Lorenzo Jones

25 Episodes
1 Volume

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. Update: 4 additional rare recordings

25 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
NBC University Theater

NBC University Theater

115 Episodes
5 Volume

NBC University Theater is an unusual series that focused on reenacting novels by great authors for college classes. Update: sound quality improvements volume 2 and 5

115 5
Add To Cart: $25.00
Grantland Rice Story

Grantland Rice Story

52 Episodes
1 Volume

Grantland Rice was one of the most important media figures during golden age of sports known for his descriptive style of sports news broadcasting. Update: sound improvements

52 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Alice Frost

Alice Frost

126 Episodes
3 Volume

superb radio actress who co-starred on Mr. and Mrs. North for ten years and as Big Sister for five years. Update: additional recording and sound quality improvements

126 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Mr and Mrs North

Mr and Mrs North

93 Episodes
2 Volume

It began as a light comedy about a normal couple living in Greenwich Village, NY. The next season it turned into a mystery show. Alice Frost and Joseph Curtin played Pam and Jerry North. Later Richard Denning and Barbara Britton played the famous roles of Mr and Mrs North. Update: additional recording and sound quality improvements

93 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Lillian Gish

Lillian Gish

8 Episodes
1 Volume

"The First Lady of American Cinema", Lillian Gish was there from the early Silent Era through Hollywood's Golden Age

8 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Lucille Ball

Lucille Ball

185 Episodes
3 Volume

Before she became TV’s favorite redhead, Lucille Ball was a rising starlet who turned to radio work as a way to make ends meet. Update: 1 additional rare recording

185 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Eb and Zeb

Eb and Zeb

288 Episodes
2 Volume

"Zeb tall and angular and Eb short and fat" who run a general store in Corn Center. Much of the show's humor is derived from Eb and Zeb's slow minds and silly business ideas. Update: 2 additonal rare recordings

288 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
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. Update: sound improvements

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Exploring the Unknown

Exploring the Unknown

6 Episodes
1 Volume

Produced a decade before Sputnik brought America's educational system into question, Exploring the Unknown, may have helped to inspire the generation of scientists who eventually won the Space Race.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Hoosier Hot Shots

Hoosier Hot Shots

218 Episodes
1 Volume

The Hoosier Hot Shots are considered the artistic forebears to Freddie Fischer and His Schnickelfritz Band, Spike Jones and His City Slickers.

218 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Boxers Champions and Prizefighters

Boxers Champions and Prizefighters

125 Episodes
3 Volume

This OTRCAT original collection includes examples of boxing in all the genres of old time radio shows. Update: 2 additional recordings

125 3
Add To Cart: $15.00


February 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Anderson Family

Anderson Family

38 Episodes
1 Volume

The Anderson Family is a fairly typical Family Situation Comedy, featuring a noble but semi-inept father, a loving and sometimes acid wife, and a precocious scamp who seems to have more on the ball than his parents. In this case, the program is a showcase for one of radio's longest lasting scamps, Walter Tetley, also known for playing nephew Leroy on The Great Gildersleeve and the delivery boy Julius who had a crush on Alice Faye on the Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show. Update: 16 additional recordings

38 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Vic and Sade

Vic and Sade

347 Episodes
4 Volume

Welcome, welcome to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Victor Gook, better known as Vic and Sade. Go get cozy with this delightful run of the mill and charmingly familiar Midwestern couple extraordinaire! Update: 1 additional recording on volume 2

347 4
Add To Cart: $20.00
This is My Best

This is My Best

13 Episodes
1 Volume

This series 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. Update: 1 additional rare recording

13 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Randolph Scott

Randolph Scott

9 Episodes
1 Volume

Randolph Scott was the prototype for the Western Movie Hero

9 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Valentines Day

Valentines Day

30 Episodes
1 Volume

Valentine's Day is a time to go a little bit crazy for your Sweetheart. This collection includes extra Valentine's Day special episodes from the golden age of radio! OTRCAT Wuvvves you! Update: 10 additional recordings

30 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Lionel Atwill

Lionel Atwill

5 Episodes
1 Volume

Lionel Atwill established a successful career as a supporting player in horror films.

5 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Football Recordings

Football Recordings

70 Episodes
2 Volume

There is plenty of excitement and fun in our Football Collection for fans of football and Old Time Radio. Inspiring memories of frosty autumn afternoons in the stands, these broadcasts of classic Football games are almost as good as being a fan in the stadium. Go Team! Update: 62 additional old time radio recordings

70 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Lineup

Lineup

81 Episodes
2 Volume

Inter-meshing true crime stories of the day with fiction, this realistic police drama gives radio audiences a look behind the scenes at police headquarters. Update: sound quality improvements

81 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Eleanor Powell

Eleanor Powell

6 Episodes
1 Volume

At a time when female dancers on screen were there to make their male partners look good, Eleanor Powell was the most talented tap-dancer in Hollywood, perhaps the world.

6 1
Add To Cart: $5.00


January 2021

Title Popularity Ep. MP3 CDs
Mr District Attorney

Mr District Attorney

104 Episodes
3 Volume

Follow "Mr. D.A." on his adventures into the heart of the crime world and sending shockwaves of fear through all villains, fictional AND in reality. Update: sound quality improvements

104 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
Arnold Stang

Arnold Stang

81 Episodes
2 Volume

Often called a milquetoast character, Arnold Stang was a mouse whose roar could not be ignored. Update: 1 additional rare recording

81 2
Add To Cart: $10.00
Radio At War

Radio At War

47 Episodes
1 Volume

The Second World War was a radio War, not only in the way it was reported and fought but also in the way it is remembered and perceived by the public.

47 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
One Mans Family

One Mans Family

397 Episodes
5 Volume

A sweeping saga of One Man’s Family, this serial from the creator of I Love a Mystery, Carlton E. Morse, ran for 27 years, and follows the Barbour family patriarch from San Francisco stock broker to grandfather and beyond. Update: two additional rare on volume 4 and sound upgrade

397 5
Add To Cart: $25.00
Pick and Pat

Pick and Pat

15 Episodes
1 Volume

A buddy comedy minstrel-type radio program in the vein of Amos n' Andy and Two Black Crows. Update: additional rare recording

15 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Stan Kenton

Stan Kenton

137 Episodes
3 Volume

Believing that Jazz could be more than just music to dance to, Kenton made no apologies for his brand of "progressive Jazz." Update: 2 additional rare recordings

137 3
Add To Cart: $15.00
In The Crimelight

In The Crimelight

61 Episodes
1 Volume

Captain Wilkie relates stories of counterfeiting investigations, con-men, scammers, racketeers, and foiling an assassination attempt against President Taft in 1909. Update: 2 additional recordings and sound improvements

61 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Frank Nelson

Frank Nelson

581 Episodes
15 Volume

For 38 years, Frank Nelson was part of Jack Benny's Gang. Among the parts he played was the store floor-walker who always said Yeeaaaaaaassss?

581 15
Add To Cart: $75.00
Plan for Survival from Civil Defense

Plan for Survival from Civil Defense

20 Episodes
1 Volume

Atomic Attacks and Major Pandemics do not seem related, but the response to the threat from government and citizens is surprisingly similar. Update: 13 additional recordings

20 1
Add To Cart: $5.00
Hedda Hopper Show

Hedda Hopper Show

37 Episodes
1 Volume

Glorious Hollywood Gossiper, Hedda Hopper's show is full of colorful language, wild hats, and ability to take herself with a grain of salt. Update: 1 additional rare recording

37 1
Add To Cart: $5.00