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Drinking, Drunks, and Drunkenness in Old Time Radio

From bootleggers to drunk drivers to hungover postmen, this collection includes a variety of over-drinkers.

153 old time radio show recordings
(total playtime 71 hours, 40 min)
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Drunk and HappyThe seeds of Western Civilization were planted in the Fertile Crescent of the Middle East when ancient man began cultivating the grasses which would yield grain. A readily available source of grain eventually led to the development of leavened and unleavened bread and noodles, and this is where traditional anthropologists would have us believe Civilization has its roots. Long before the technology of bread making was developed people were consuming grains in the form of porridge. To make porridge, grains are first processed to remove the hulls from the seeds which are then cooked by simmering in water. The heat and moisture encourage the work of enzymes in the grain which convert the starch in the seed bodies to convert to sugars.

Drinking Ladies

It is very easy to imagine that a cook in a small village, somewhere in the ancient Middle East, would have left a pot of porridge outside to cool, but forgot about it when a sudden storm blew through. The rainwater not only thinned the porridge, it introduced microbes to the mixture, including strains of wild yeast. The yeast organisms would have consumed some of the converted sugars in thinned porridge, yielding carbon dioxide gas and alcohol. This would have been the very first beer, and contemporary thinking in anthropology believes that civilization was not built on bread, but rather on beer.

Biblical evidence shows that wine and "strong drink" were commonly used by the ancient Hebrews, and stories from the Holy Text tend to show excessive intoxication as a bad thing. Examples include Noah (Genesis 9:21), Lot (Genesis 19:33,15), Nabal (1 Samuel 25:36), Uriah made drunk by David (2 Samuel 11:13), Amnon (2 Samuel 13:28), Elah, king of Israel (1 Kings 16:9), Benhadad, king of Syria, and his confederates (1 Kings 20:16), Holofernes (Judith 13:2), and more. Although excessive intoxication tends to lead to bad results in the Bible as well as in modern life, the use of alcoholic drink as a "social lubricant" during celebrations seem to contradict interpretations of Scripture which call for any prohibition of drinking.

Drinking on the street

Prohibition can have as many or more adverse results as drinking. The organized crime syndicates which inspired Gangbusters developed from bootleggers who made a profit from prohibition. On Fort Laramie, a Committee On Moral Improvement eliminates beer from the remote outpost with terrible results for the soldiers and the settlers they are protecting. The end of National Prohibition was a recent memory when Town Hall Tonight began airing, and Fred Allen explores the results in his discussions. In Dodge City, a widow wants to protect her son from the evils of drink by burning down all the saloons in town on Gunsmoke.

One of the most important results of drinking is a loss of control and the lifting of social inhibitions. This loss of control can be fatally dangerous, however, if the drinker gets behind the wheel of an automobile. Walter Winchell made room in his Jergens Journal report in December 1948 to blow the whistle on a senator who was arrested for drunken driving, long before the Mad Mothers began their campaign. The Hour of St. Francis bemoans a situation where a teenager not only gets arrested for drunk driving but gets pregnant as well. Things get even more serious on Suspense when a pair of highway patrolmen give chase to an apparently intoxicated lady driver on a slippery, rain-soaked mountain road.

Happy New YearThe mild silliness which results from the consumption of one or two drinks does not seem to be a big deal. The craziness resulting from a major bender rarely results in harm that cannot be overcome somehow. Drinking to the point of blacking out often results in tragic and irreversible consequences. Alcoholic amnesia or blackouts occur when some much alcohol is consumed that the brain is unable to form short- or long-term memories. At this point, the loss of inhibition is also so great that the subject is capable of doing nearly anything, including murder. On Radio City Playhouse an alcoholic is accused of murder, but cannot enter a plea because he has no recollection of the crime. This is one of the few instances when amnesia as a plot point is medically reasonable.

Blacking out is relatively rare simply because the subject begins to shut down and pass out before they can drink that much. A hangover resulting from over indulgence is much more common, and often amusing for those around the unfortunates drunk. The normally Happy Postman is in bad shape on the morning he delivers some bad news about George's automobile insurance on The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show. As "an ordinary couple who stumble across a murder or two each week", Mr. and Mrs. North are equipped to help out when friend Jerry wakes with a hangover and finds out he has been fired from his father-in-law's jewelry store.

As common as the affliction of alcoholism is in real life, soap operas deal with it more rarely than we would suppose. The Guiding Light dealt with the demons of Bill Bauer's alcoholism while the program was still on the radio. The Story of Doctor Kildare deals with teenage alcoholism as an isolated case in 1950.

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    total playtime 71 hours, 40 min
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    Volume 1 - 49 shows - total playtime 23 hours 15 minutes
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    1. Behind Mike 410608 38 Selling Show To Sponsor.mp3
    2. Bill Stern Sports Newsreel 461206 369 Sammy Baugh.mp3
    3. Broadway Is My Beat 491231 John Lomax Murder Case.mp3
    4. Broadway Is My Beat 511215 Lucille Baker Murder Case.mp3
    5. Burns And Allen 430629 39 Amnesia.mp3
    6. Calling All Cars 390421 Bitter Wine.mp3
    7. Calling All Detectives 490221 378 Overhears Murder Plan.mp3
    8. Calling All Detectives 490511 435 Beer Baron Calls Jerry.mp3
    9. Calling All Detectives 490526 446 Friends Hold Dinner.mp3
    10. Casey Crime Photographer 430707 Case Of Switched Plates.mp3
    11. Cavalcade Of America 411215 Great Man Votes.mp3
    12. CBSRMT 770520 Wine Women And Murder.mp3
    13. CBSRMT 770606 Blood Red Wine.mp3
    14. Chase 520504 Harry And Diamonds.mp3
    15. Chase 520525 Newspaper Reporter After Germans.mp3
    16. Chase 520710 Doug Burton And Mysterious Letter.mp3
    17. Chase 530524 Tiger Lily.mp3
    18. Cloak And Dagger 500929 Last Mission.mp3
    19. Columbia Workshop 361219 020 Gods Of Mountain.mp3
    20. Columbia Workshop 381110 113 Drink Of Water.mp3
    21. Command Performance 430605 069 Betty Hutton Amos N Andy.mp3
    22. Dennis Day 490212 108 Dennis And Mildred Plan To Elope.mp3
    23. Down Our Way 000000 Ep 22 Prowler Troubles.mp3
    24. Dr Sixgun 540909 02 Bartender And Project Investment.mp3
    25. Dragnet 500316 Big Boys.mp3
    26. Dragnet 500601 Big Fake.mp3
    27. Dragnet 510927 Big September Man.mp3
    28. Dragnet 520904 Big Ray.mp3
    29. Dragnet 530607 Big Will.mp3
    30. Dragnet 540105 Big Listen.mp3
    31. Dragnet 540803 Big Stand.mp3
    32. Dragnet 541019 Big Manikin.mp3
    33. Dragnet 550322 Big Talk.mp3
    34. Dragnet 550816 Big Beer.mp3
    35. Drew Pearson Show 450422 Drew Pearson Show.mp3
    36. Escape 490811 Red Wine.mp3
    37. Escape 491129 Letter From Jason.mp3
    38. Escape 530208 Jetsam.mp3
    39. Escape 530301 Tramp.mp3
    40. Escape 530510 Vessel Of Wrath.mp3
    41. Escape 540807 Price Of Head.mp3
    42. Falcon 510318 Case Of Witty Widow.mp3
    43. Family Doctor 320000 04 Enjoyment.mp3
    44. Family Doctor 320000 08 Race With Stork.mp3
    45. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 420505 0324 Sugar Substitute.mp3
    46. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 460423 0476 How To Live To 150.mp3
    47. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 360422 081 Lost Vice President.mp3
    48. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361202 101 Daughters Return.mp3
    49. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361223 104 Dept Store Santa.mp3
    Volume 2 - 50 shows - total playtime 24 hours 46 minutes
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    1. Frontier Gentleman 580803 26 Nebraska Jack.mp3
    2. Ft 500111 152 Tale Of Two Cities.mp3
    3. Ft 521203 295 Della.mp3
    4. Gang Busters 460105 0415 Rumbolt Vault Robber.mp3
    5. Gang Busters 480313 520 Case Of Mound City Safecrackers.mp3
    6. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0824.mp3
    7. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0829.mp3
    8. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0848.mp3
    9. Gunsmoke 520809 Kentucky Tolmans.mp3
    10. Gunsmoke 530124 Old Lady.mp3
    11. Gunsmoke 531010 How To Die For Nothing.mp3
    12. Gunsmoke 540417 What Whiskey Drummer Heard.mp3
    13. Gunsmoke 550409 Skid Row.mp3
    14. Gunsmoke 580510 How To Die For Nothing.mp3
    15. Gunsmoke 581026 Tragedian.mp3
    16. Gunsmoke 590125 Boots.mp3
    17. Gunsmoke 600410 Daves Lesson.mp3
    18. Gunsmoke 600717 Busted Up Guns.mp3
    19. Gunsmoke 610115 Wake.mp3
    20. Have Gun Will Travel 590614 030 Bitter Wine.mp3
    21. Have Gun Will Travel 600710 086 Five Days To Yuma.mp3
    22. I Love Mystery 491104 Thing That Cries In Night Ep05of15.mp3
    23. I Love Mystery 491216 Million Dollar Curse Ep05of15.mp3
    24. Information Please 441023 321 Artur Rubenstein Louis Brown.mp3
    25. Information Please 450219 338 John Gunther Gregory Ratoff.mp3
    26. It Pays To Be Ignorant 450427 What Is Detour.mp3
    27. Jack Benny Program 460303 576 Murder At Lone Palm.mp3
    28. Jean Shepherd Show 730212 How Old Was Abraham Lincoln.mp3
    29. Kay Kyser 320000 04 Sitting On Top Of World.mp3
    30. Let George Do It 480906 Impatient Redhead.mp3
    31. Lone Ranger 390111 0930 Mystery Of Apache Valley.mp3
    32. Lone Ranger 400823 1183 Brothers.mp3
    33. Lone Ranger 440128 1720 Monty Regan.mp3
    34. Lone Ranger 440609 1777 Three Callers.mp3
    35. Lou Holtz Laugh Club 000000 31 Show 31.mp3
    36. Lux Radio Theater 371101 148 Free Soul.mp3
    37. Lux Radio Theater 380207 162 Anna Christie.mp3
    38. Lux Radio Theater 380516 176 Girl From Tenth Avenue.mp3
    39. Lux Radio Theater 391113 237 Champ.mp3
    40. Lux Radio Theater 460513 527 Pardon My Past.mp3
    41. Lux Radio Theater 470217 559 Devotion.mp3
    42. Lux Radio Theater 490425 655 When My Baby Smiles For Me.mp3
    43. Magic Key 381023 158 Salute To Navy Day Rose Bampton.mp3
    44. Mgm Theater Of Air 500203 17 Stablemates.mp3
    45. Mirth Parade 330000 Mirth Parade.mp3
    46. Molle Mystery Theater 450626 Marijuana.mp3
    47. Molle Mystery Theater 460308 Red Wine.mp3
    48. Myrt And Marge 460529 043 Jack Kisses Myrt.mp3
    49. Nbc University Theater 491113 064 Babylon Revisited.mp3
    50. Night Beat 520515 094 Death Of Riley.mp3
    Volume 3 - 54 shows - total playtime 23 hours 37 minutes
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    1. Night Watch 550331 Drunks Peeping Tom.mp3
    2. Nightwatch 540510 04 Peanut Butter Part 1.mp3
    3. Nightwatch 540517 05 Peanut Butter Part 2.mp3
    4. Nightwatch 540604 07 Kid Explosives.mp3
    5. Nightwatch 540814 17 Old Fashioned Suicide.mp3
    6. Nightwatch 540904 20 Fence 447 And Western Union Raid.mp3
    7. Nightwatch 541021 26 Orange Balls And Bridge Jumper.mp3
    8. Nightwatch 541028 27 Mississippi Psycho 288 And Kingston.mp3
    9. Nightwatch 550317 47 Crazy And Buy.mp3
    10. Number 7 Front Street 470925 Soap Opera First Half.mp3
    11. Old Gold Comedy Theater 450408 Single Case Of Murder.mp3
    12. On Stage 530205 06 Corner Of Autumn.mp3
    13. Our Miss Brooks 500115 075 Cure That Habit!.mp3
    14. Palace Personalities 500221 Clint Molcher.mp3
    15. Pat Novak For Hire 490430 12 Wendy Morris [afrs].mp3
    16. Police Headquarters 320000 Episode 04 James Davis Killed.mp3
    17. Quiet Please 470727 006 I Remember Tomorrow.mp3
    18. Quiet Please 480816 061 Prestochangeo Im Sure.mp3
    19. Quiet Please 490320 092 Smell Of High Wines.mp3
    20. Radio City Playhouse 490815 52 Blackout.mp3
    21. Radio City Playhouse 491218 70 Wine Of Ora Paula.mp3
    22. Red Skelton Show 420127 Portable Radios.mp3
    23. Richard Diamond 490709 Charles Walsh Bob Wells.mp3
    24. Rocky Fortune 540309 Incident In Bar.mp3
    25. Rogers Of Gazette 19530703 Jimmy Reynolds Story.mp3
    26. Rogers Of Gazette 19530715 02 Second Hand Suit.mp3
    27. Romance 441121 079 Bachelor Mother.mp3
    28. Saint 510422 167the Lady Who Leaned.mp3
    29. Sam Spade 490925 170 Indian Caper.mp3
    30. Scarlet Queen 480107 28 Derelict And Wandering Boy.mp3
    31. Screen Guild Theater 391112 030 Beachcomber.mp3
    32. Screen Guild Theater 450625 New Wine.mp3
    33. Screen Guild Theater 460923 315 Susan And God.mp3
    34. Screen Guild Theater 461125 323 Arsenic And Old Lace.mp3
    35. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 31 Of 52 Otr.mp3
    36. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 40 Of 52 Otr.mp3
    37. Story Of Dr Kildare 510622 Paul Bailey.mp3
    38. Studio One 480511 Wine Of Country.mp3
    39. Suspense 471205 Clock And Rope.mp3
    40. Suspense 550419 Speed Trap.mp3
    41. Suspense 560725 Tramp.mp3
    42. Suspense 580511 Subway Stop.mp3
    43. Theater Five 650203 Hunters.mp3
    44. Theater Five 650720 Flights Of Angels.mp3
    45. This Is Your Fbi 510309 310 Captain Larceny.mp3
    46. This Is Your Fbi 520104 353 Toy Bandits.mp3
    47. This Is Your Fbi 520919 390 Comic Strip Bandits.mp3
    48. Three Sheets To Wind 420212 Sultans Curse.mp3
    49. Tom Powers Life Studies 360123 Radio Tower.mp3
    50. Whistler 500423 412 Returned With Spray.mp3
    51. Whitehall 1212 520907 41 Case Of Eaton Brothers.mp3
    52. You Are There 480314 22 Death Of Socrates.mp3
    53. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 540427 Frustrated Phoenix Matter.mp3
    54. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 560725 Open Town Matter Ep03of05.mp3
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    Volume 1 - 49 shows - total playtime 23 hours 15 minutes
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    1. Behind Mike 410608 38 Selling Show To Sponsor.mp3
    2. Bill Stern Sports Newsreel 461206 369 Sammy Baugh.mp3
    3. Broadway Is My Beat 491231 John Lomax Murder Case.mp3
    4. Broadway Is My Beat 511215 Lucille Baker Murder Case.mp3
    5. Burns And Allen 430629 39 Amnesia.mp3
    6. Calling All Cars 390421 Bitter Wine.mp3
    7. Calling All Detectives 490221 378 Overhears Murder Plan.mp3
    8. Calling All Detectives 490511 435 Beer Baron Calls Jerry.mp3
    9. Calling All Detectives 490526 446 Friends Hold Dinner.mp3
    10. Casey Crime Photographer 430707 Case Of Switched Plates.mp3
    11. Cavalcade Of America 411215 Great Man Votes.mp3
    12. CBSRMT 770520 Wine Women And Murder.mp3
    13. CBSRMT 770606 Blood Red Wine.mp3
    14. Chase 520504 Harry And Diamonds.mp3
    15. Chase 520525 Newspaper Reporter After Germans.mp3
    16. Chase 520710 Doug Burton And Mysterious Letter.mp3
    17. Chase 530524 Tiger Lily.mp3
    18. Cloak And Dagger 500929 Last Mission.mp3
    19. Columbia Workshop 361219 020 Gods Of Mountain.mp3
    20. Columbia Workshop 381110 113 Drink Of Water.mp3
    21. Command Performance 430605 069 Betty Hutton Amos N Andy.mp3
    22. Dennis Day 490212 108 Dennis And Mildred Plan To Elope.mp3
    23. Down Our Way 000000 Ep 22 Prowler Troubles.mp3
    24. Dr Sixgun 540909 02 Bartender And Project Investment.mp3
    25. Dragnet 500316 Big Boys.mp3
    26. Dragnet 500601 Big Fake.mp3
    27. Dragnet 510927 Big September Man.mp3
    28. Dragnet 520904 Big Ray.mp3
    29. Dragnet 530607 Big Will.mp3
    30. Dragnet 540105 Big Listen.mp3
    31. Dragnet 540803 Big Stand.mp3
    32. Dragnet 541019 Big Manikin.mp3
    33. Dragnet 550322 Big Talk.mp3
    34. Dragnet 550816 Big Beer.mp3
    35. Drew Pearson Show 450422 Drew Pearson Show.mp3
    36. Escape 490811 Red Wine.mp3
    37. Escape 491129 Letter From Jason.mp3
    38. Escape 530208 Jetsam.mp3
    39. Escape 530301 Tramp.mp3
    40. Escape 530510 Vessel Of Wrath.mp3
    41. Escape 540807 Price Of Head.mp3
    42. Falcon 510318 Case Of Witty Widow.mp3
    43. Family Doctor 320000 04 Enjoyment.mp3
    44. Family Doctor 320000 08 Race With Stork.mp3
    45. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 420505 0324 Sugar Substitute.mp3
    46. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 460423 0476 How To Live To 150.mp3
    47. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 360422 081 Lost Vice President.mp3
    48. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361202 101 Daughters Return.mp3
    49. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361223 104 Dept Store Santa.mp3
    Volume 2 - 50 shows - total playtime 24 hours 46 minutes
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    1. Frontier Gentleman 580803 26 Nebraska Jack.mp3
    2. Ft 500111 152 Tale Of Two Cities.mp3
    3. Ft 521203 295 Della.mp3
    4. Gang Busters 460105 0415 Rumbolt Vault Robber.mp3
    5. Gang Busters 480313 520 Case Of Mound City Safecrackers.mp3
    6. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0824.mp3
    7. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0829.mp3
    8. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0848.mp3
    9. Gunsmoke 520809 Kentucky Tolmans.mp3
    10. Gunsmoke 530124 Old Lady.mp3
    11. Gunsmoke 531010 How To Die For Nothing.mp3
    12. Gunsmoke 540417 What Whiskey Drummer Heard.mp3
    13. Gunsmoke 550409 Skid Row.mp3
    14. Gunsmoke 580510 How To Die For Nothing.mp3
    15. Gunsmoke 581026 Tragedian.mp3
    16. Gunsmoke 590125 Boots.mp3
    17. Gunsmoke 600410 Daves Lesson.mp3
    18. Gunsmoke 600717 Busted Up Guns.mp3
    19. Gunsmoke 610115 Wake.mp3
    20. Have Gun Will Travel 590614 030 Bitter Wine.mp3
    21. Have Gun Will Travel 600710 086 Five Days To Yuma.mp3
    22. I Love Mystery 491104 Thing That Cries In Night Ep05of15.mp3
    23. I Love Mystery 491216 Million Dollar Curse Ep05of15.mp3
    24. Information Please 441023 321 Artur Rubenstein Louis Brown.mp3
    25. Information Please 450219 338 John Gunther Gregory Ratoff.mp3
    26. It Pays To Be Ignorant 450427 What Is Detour.mp3
    27. Jack Benny Program 460303 576 Murder At Lone Palm.mp3
    28. Jean Shepherd Show 730212 How Old Was Abraham Lincoln.mp3
    29. Kay Kyser 320000 04 Sitting On Top Of World.mp3
    30. Let George Do It 480906 Impatient Redhead.mp3
    31. Lone Ranger 390111 0930 Mystery Of Apache Valley.mp3
    32. Lone Ranger 400823 1183 Brothers.mp3
    33. Lone Ranger 440128 1720 Monty Regan.mp3
    34. Lone Ranger 440609 1777 Three Callers.mp3
    35. Lou Holtz Laugh Club 000000 31 Show 31.mp3
    36. Lux Radio Theater 371101 148 Free Soul.mp3
    37. Lux Radio Theater 380207 162 Anna Christie.mp3
    38. Lux Radio Theater 380516 176 Girl From Tenth Avenue.mp3
    39. Lux Radio Theater 391113 237 Champ.mp3
    40. Lux Radio Theater 460513 527 Pardon My Past.mp3
    41. Lux Radio Theater 470217 559 Devotion.mp3
    42. Lux Radio Theater 490425 655 When My Baby Smiles For Me.mp3
    43. Magic Key 381023 158 Salute To Navy Day Rose Bampton.mp3
    44. Mgm Theater Of Air 500203 17 Stablemates.mp3
    45. Mirth Parade 330000 Mirth Parade.mp3
    46. Molle Mystery Theater 450626 Marijuana.mp3
    47. Molle Mystery Theater 460308 Red Wine.mp3
    48. Myrt And Marge 460529 043 Jack Kisses Myrt.mp3
    49. Nbc University Theater 491113 064 Babylon Revisited.mp3
    50. Night Beat 520515 094 Death Of Riley.mp3
    Volume 3 - 54 shows - total playtime 23 hours 37 minutes
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    1. Night Watch 550331 Drunks Peeping Tom.mp3
    2. Nightwatch 540510 04 Peanut Butter Part 1.mp3
    3. Nightwatch 540517 05 Peanut Butter Part 2.mp3
    4. Nightwatch 540604 07 Kid Explosives.mp3
    5. Nightwatch 540814 17 Old Fashioned Suicide.mp3
    6. Nightwatch 540904 20 Fence 447 And Western Union Raid.mp3
    7. Nightwatch 541021 26 Orange Balls And Bridge Jumper.mp3
    8. Nightwatch 541028 27 Mississippi Psycho 288 And Kingston.mp3
    9. Nightwatch 550317 47 Crazy And Buy.mp3
    10. Number 7 Front Street 470925 Soap Opera First Half.mp3
    11. Old Gold Comedy Theater 450408 Single Case Of Murder.mp3
    12. On Stage 530205 06 Corner Of Autumn.mp3
    13. Our Miss Brooks 500115 075 Cure That Habit!.mp3
    14. Palace Personalities 500221 Clint Molcher.mp3
    15. Pat Novak For Hire 490430 12 Wendy Morris [afrs].mp3
    16. Police Headquarters 320000 Episode 04 James Davis Killed.mp3
    17. Quiet Please 470727 006 I Remember Tomorrow.mp3
    18. Quiet Please 480816 061 Prestochangeo Im Sure.mp3
    19. Quiet Please 490320 092 Smell Of High Wines.mp3
    20. Radio City Playhouse 490815 52 Blackout.mp3
    21. Radio City Playhouse 491218 70 Wine Of Ora Paula.mp3
    22. Red Skelton Show 420127 Portable Radios.mp3
    23. Richard Diamond 490709 Charles Walsh Bob Wells.mp3
    24. Rocky Fortune 540309 Incident In Bar.mp3
    25. Rogers Of Gazette 19530703 Jimmy Reynolds Story.mp3
    26. Rogers Of Gazette 19530715 02 Second Hand Suit.mp3
    27. Romance 441121 079 Bachelor Mother.mp3
    28. Saint 510422 167the Lady Who Leaned.mp3
    29. Sam Spade 490925 170 Indian Caper.mp3
    30. Scarlet Queen 480107 28 Derelict And Wandering Boy.mp3
    31. Screen Guild Theater 391112 030 Beachcomber.mp3
    32. Screen Guild Theater 450625 New Wine.mp3
    33. Screen Guild Theater 460923 315 Susan And God.mp3
    34. Screen Guild Theater 461125 323 Arsenic And Old Lace.mp3
    35. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 31 Of 52 Otr.mp3
    36. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 40 Of 52 Otr.mp3
    37. Story Of Dr Kildare 510622 Paul Bailey.mp3
    38. Studio One 480511 Wine Of Country.mp3
    39. Suspense 471205 Clock And Rope.mp3
    40. Suspense 550419 Speed Trap.mp3
    41. Suspense 560725 Tramp.mp3
    42. Suspense 580511 Subway Stop.mp3
    43. Theater Five 650203 Hunters.mp3
    44. Theater Five 650720 Flights Of Angels.mp3
    45. This Is Your Fbi 510309 310 Captain Larceny.mp3
    46. This Is Your Fbi 520104 353 Toy Bandits.mp3
    47. This Is Your Fbi 520919 390 Comic Strip Bandits.mp3
    48. Three Sheets To Wind 420212 Sultans Curse.mp3
    49. Tom Powers Life Studies 360123 Radio Tower.mp3
    50. Whistler 500423 412 Returned With Spray.mp3
    51. Whitehall 1212 520907 41 Case Of Eaton Brothers.mp3
    52. You Are There 480314 22 Death Of Socrates.mp3
    53. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 540427 Frustrated Phoenix Matter.mp3
    54. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 560725 Open Town Matter Ep03of05.mp3
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    153 recordings on 77 Audio CDs
    total playtime 71 hours, 40 min

    Drinking and Drunks Disc A001

    1. Rogers Of Gazette 19530703 Jimmy Reynolds Story
    2. Rogers Of Gazette 19530715 02 Second Hand Suit

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A002

    1. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 31 Of 52 Otr
    2. Son Of Porthos Aust. Serial 40 Of 52 Otr
    3. Down Our Way 000000 Ep 22 Prowler Troubles
    4. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0824

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A003

    1. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0829
    2. Guiding Light 000000 Episode 0848
    3. Lou Holtz Laugh Club 000000 31 Show 31
    4. Family Doctor 320000 04 Enjoyment
    5. Family Doctor 320000 08 Race With Stork

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A004

    1. Kay Kyser 320000 04 Sitting On Top Of World
    2. Police Headquarters 320000 Episode 04 James Davis Killed
    3. Mirth Parade 330000 Mirth Parade
    4. Tom Powers Life Studies 360123 Radio Tower

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A005

    1. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 360422 081 Lost Vice President

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A006

    1. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361202 101 Daughters Return

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A007

    1. Columbia Workshop 361219 020 Gods Of Mountain

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A008

    1. Fred Allen Town Hall Tonight 361223 104 Dept Store Santa

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A009

    1. Lux Radio Theater 371101 148 Free Soul

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A010

    1. Lux Radio Theater 380207 162 Anna Christie

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A011

    1. Lux Radio Theater 380516 176 Girl From Tenth Avenue

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A012

    1. Magic Key 381023 158 Salute To Navy Day Rose Bampton

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A013

    1. Columbia Workshop 381110 113 Drink Of Water
    2. Lone Ranger 390111 0930 Mystery Of Apache Valley

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A014

    1. Calling All Cars 390421 Bitter Wine
    2. Screen Guild Theater 391112 030 Beachcomber

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A015

    1. Lux Radio Theater 391113 237 Champ

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A016

    1. Lone Ranger 400823 1183 Brothers
    2. Behind Mike 410608 38 Selling Show To Sponsor

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A017

    1. Cavalcade Of America 411215 Great Man Votes
    2. Red Skelton Show 420127 Portable Radios

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A018

    1. Three Sheets To Wind 420212 Sultans Curse
    2. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 420505 0324 Sugar Substitute

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A019

    1. Command Performance 430605 069 Betty Hutton Amos N Andy
    2. Burns And Allen 430629 39 Amnesia

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A020

    1. Casey Crime Photographer 430707 Case Of Switched Plates
    2. Lone Ranger 440128 1720 Monty Regan

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A021

    1. Lone Ranger 440609 1777 Three Callers
    2. Information Please 441023 321 Artur Rubenstein Louis Brown

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A022

    1. Romance 441121 079 Bachelor Mother
    2. Information Please 450219 338 John Gunther Gregory Ratoff

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A023

    1. Old Gold Comedy Theater 450408 Single Case Of Murder
    2. Drew Pearson Show 450422 Drew Pearson Show

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A024

    1. It Pays To Be Ignorant 450427 What Is Detour
    2. Screen Guild Theater 450625 New Wine

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A025

    1. Molle Mystery Theater 450626 Marijuana
    2. Gang Busters 460105 0415 Rumbolt Vault Robber
    3. Jack Benny Program 460303 576 Murder At Lone Palm

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A026

    1. Molle Mystery Theater 460308 Red Wine
    2. Fibber Mcgee And Molly 460423 0476 How To Live To 150

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A027

    1. Lux Radio Theater 460513 527 Pardon My Past
    2. Myrt And Marge 460529 043 Jack Kisses Myrt

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A028

    1. Screen Guild Theater 460923 315 Susan And God
    2. Screen Guild Theater 461125 323 Arsenic And Old Lace
    3. Bill Stern Sports Newsreel 461206 369 Sammy Baugh

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A029

    1. Lux Radio Theater 470217 559 Devotion

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A030

    1. Quiet Please 470727 006 I Remember Tomorrow
    2. Number 7 Front Street 470925 Soap Opera First Half

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A031

    1. Suspense 471205 Clock And Rope
    2. Scarlet Queen 480107 28 Derelict And Wandering Boy

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A032

    1. Gang Busters 480313 520 Case Of Mound City Safecrackers
    2. You Are There 480314 22 Death Of Socrates

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A033

    1. Studio One 480511 Wine Of Country

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A034

    1. Quiet Please 480816 061 Prestochangeo Im Sure
    2. Let George Do It 480906 Impatient Redhead

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A035

    1. Dennis Day 490212 108 Dennis And Mildred Plan To Elope
    2. Calling All Detectives 490221 378 Overhears Murder Plan
    3. Quiet Please 490320 092 Smell Of High Wines

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A036

    1. Lux Radio Theater 490425 655 When My Baby Smiles For Me

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A037

    1. Pat Novak For Hire 490430 12 Wendy Morris [afrs]
    2. Calling All Detectives 490511 435 Beer Baron Calls Jerry
    3. Calling All Detectives 490526 446 Friends Hold Dinner

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A038

    1. Richard Diamond 490709 Charles Walsh Bob Wells
    2. Escape 490811 Red Wine

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A039

    1. Radio City Playhouse 490815 52 Blackout
    2. Sam Spade 490925 170 Indian Caper
    3. I Love Mystery 491104 Thing That Cries In Night Ep05of15

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A040

    1. Nbc University Theater 491113 064 Babylon Revisited

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A041

    1. Escape 491129 Letter From Jason
    2. I Love Mystery 491216 Million Dollar Curse Ep05of15

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A042

    1. Radio City Playhouse 491218 70 Wine Of Ora Paula
    2. Broadway Is My Beat 491231 John Lomax Murder Case

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A043

    1. Ft 500111 152 Tale Of Two Cities
    2. Our Miss Brooks 500115 075 Cure That Habit!

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A044

    1. Mgm Theater Of Air 500203 17 Stablemates

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A045

    1. Palace Personalities 500221 Clint Molcher
    2. Dragnet 500316 Big Boys

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A046

    1. Whistler 500423 412 Returned With Spray
    2. Dragnet 500601 Big Fake

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A047

    1. Cloak And Dagger 500929 Last Mission
    2. This Is Your Fbi 510309 310 Captain Larceny

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A048

    1. Falcon 510318 Case Of Witty Widow
    2. Saint 510422 167the Lady Who Leaned

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A049

    1. Story Of Dr Kildare 510622 Paul Bailey
    2. Dragnet 510927 Big September Man

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A050

    1. Broadway Is My Beat 511215 Lucille Baker Murder Case
    2. This Is Your Fbi 520104 353 Toy Bandits

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A051

    1. Chase 520504 Harry And Diamonds
    2. Night Beat 520515 094 Death Of Riley

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A052

    1. Chase 520525 Newspaper Reporter After Germans
    2. Chase 520710 Doug Burton And Mysterious Letter

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A053

    1. Gunsmoke 520809 Kentucky Tolmans
    2. Dragnet 520904 Big Ray

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A054

    1. Whitehall 1212 520907 41 Case Of Eaton Brothers
    2. This Is Your Fbi 520919 390 Comic Strip Bandits

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A055

    1. Ft 521203 295 Della
    2. Gunsmoke 530124 Old Lady

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A056

    1. On Stage 530205 06 Corner Of Autumn
    2. Escape 530208 Jetsam

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A057

    1. Escape 530301 Tramp
    2. Escape 530510 Vessel Of Wrath

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A058

    1. Chase 530524 Tiger Lily
    2. Dragnet 530607 Big Will

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A059

    1. Gunsmoke 531010 How To Die For Nothing
    2. Dragnet 540105 Big Listen

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A060

    1. Rocky Fortune 540309 Incident In Bar
    2. Gunsmoke 540417 What Whiskey Drummer Heard

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A061

    1. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 540427 Frustrated Phoenix Matter
    2. Nightwatch 540510 04 Peanut Butter Part 1

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A062

    1. Nightwatch 540517 05 Peanut Butter Part 2
    2. Nightwatch 540604 07 Kid Explosives

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A063

    1. Dragnet 540803 Big Stand
    2. Escape 540807 Price Of Head

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A064

    1. Nightwatch 540814 17 Old Fashioned Suicide
    2. Nightwatch 540904 20 Fence 447 And Western Union Raid

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A065

    1. Dr Sixgun 540909 02 Bartender And Project Investment
    2. Dragnet 541019 Big Manikin

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A066

    1. Nightwatch 541021 26 Orange Balls And Bridge Jumper
    2. Nightwatch 541028 27 Mississippi Psycho 288 And Kingston

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A067

    1. Nightwatch 550317 47 Crazy And Buy
    2. Dragnet 550322 Big Talk

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A068

    1. Night Watch 550331 Drunks Peeping Tom
    2. Gunsmoke 550409 Skid Row

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A069

    1. Suspense 550419 Speed Trap
    2. Dragnet 550816 Big Beer

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A070

    1. Suspense 560725 Tramp
    2. Yours Truly Johnny Dollar 560725 Open Town Matter Ep03of05
    3. Gunsmoke 580510 How To Die For Nothing

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A071

    1. Suspense 580511 Subway Stop
    2. Frontier Gentleman 580803 26 Nebraska Jack
    3. Gunsmoke 581026 Tragedian

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A072

    1. Gunsmoke 590125 Boots
    2. Have Gun Will Travel 590614 030 Bitter Wine

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A073

    1. Gunsmoke 600410 Daves Lesson
    2. Have Gun Will Travel 600710 086 Five Days To Yuma

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A074

    1. Gunsmoke 600717 Busted Up Guns
    2. Gunsmoke 610115 Wake
    3. Theater Five 650203 Hunters

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A075

    1. Theater Five 650720 Flights Of Angels
    2. Jean Shepherd Show 730212 How Old Was Abraham Lincoln

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A076

    1. CBSRMT 770520 Wine Women And Murder

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    Drinking and Drunks Disc A077

    1. CBSRMT 770606 Blood Red Wine

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