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The Greatest Sports Thrills

Enjoy the exciting moments in sports by some of sports greatest athletes in history.

7 old time radio show recordings
available in the following formats:

1 MP3 CD
or
2 Audio CDs


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Play a sample episode from January 14, 1956:

"Parry OBrien"



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About this Old Time Radio Show

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OBrienThe Greatest Sports Thrills radio show debuted in 1956 on the Armed Forces Radio and Television service and was sponsored by the United States Air Force.

The show featured the stories of athletes from all types of sports. Stories featured dramatic narration of the subjects life, his background, his greatest sports thrill, and an interview with the featured person.

The shows featured people like Parry O'Brien, an Olympic shot put champion, and Willie Mays, famous center fielder for the New York Giants, San Francisco Giants, and New York Mets. Of the 30 shows recorded, six shows remain.

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    7 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 27 min
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      7 shows - total playtime 1 hours 27 minutes
      1. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (16) Parry O'Brian.mp3
      2. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (17) Alvin Dark.mp3
      3. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (27) Joe Adcock.mp3
      4. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (28) Lou Burdette.mp3
      5. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (29) Willie Mays-Poor Sound.mp3
      6. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (30) Alan Amachi.mp3
      7. Live Call-Wilt Chamberlain Scoring 100 Pt 1960 Philad.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    7 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 27 min
    Add MP3 Collection to Cart

    Click here to see disc contents


      7 shows - total playtime 1 hours 27 minutes
      1. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (16) Parry O'Brian.mp3
      2. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (17) Alvin Dark.mp3
      3. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (27) Joe Adcock.mp3
      4. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (28) Lou Burdette.mp3
      5. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (29) Willie Mays-Poor Sound.mp3
      6. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (30) Alan Amachi.mp3
      7. Live Call-Wilt Chamberlain Scoring 100 Pt 1960 Philad.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    7 recordings on 2 Audio CDs
    total playtime 1 hours, 27 min

    Disc A001

    1. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (16) Parry O'Brian
    2. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (17) Alvin Dark
    3. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (27) Joe Adcock
    4. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (28) Lou Burdette

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00
    Disc A002

    1. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (29) Willie Mays-Poor Sound
    2. Greatest Sports Thrill 1956 (30) Alan Amachi
    3. Live Call-Wilt Chamberlain Scoring 100 Pt 1960 Philad

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00