Gunsmoke- The Buffalo Hunter

Published: Jan. 11, 2021, 3 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 18 seconds

Gunsmoke- “The Buffalo Hunter,” which aired on May 9, 1953.

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Dragnet- Big Walk

Published: Jan. 4, 2021, 3 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 23 seconds

Dragnet- “Big Walk,” which aired on November 16, 1952. The obvious tape warble is on the original analog recording, and is unfortunately out of our control. Those are just the facts. Get it? Facts? Dragnet?

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Gunsmoke- Tacetta

Published: Dec. 28, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 45 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Tacetta,” which aired on May 2, 1953.

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Dragnet- Big Dive

Published: Dec. 7, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 49 seconds

Dragnet- “Big Dive,” which aired on November 9, 1952. The obvious tape warble is on the original analog recording, and is unfortunately out of our control. Those are just the facts. Get it? Facts? Dragnet?

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Dragnet- Big Light

Published: Nov. 30, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 56 seconds

Dragnet- “Big Light,” which aired on November 2, 1952. The obvious tape warble is on the original analog recording, and is unfortunately out of our control. Those are just the facts. Get it? Facts? Dragnet?

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Gunsmoke- The Soldier

Published: Nov. 23, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 6 seconds

Gunsmoke- “The Soldier,” which aired on April 25, 1953.

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Frankenstein (Part 3 of 3)

Published: Nov. 16, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 48 seconds

Mary Shelley’s classic novel, adapted for radio in 1932.

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Frankenstein (Part 2 of 3)

Published: Nov. 9, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 48 minutes 38 seconds

Mary Shelley’s classic novel, adapted for radio in 1932.

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Frankenstein (Part 1 of 3)

Published: Nov. 2, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 35 seconds

Mary Shelley’s classic novel, adapted for radio in 1932.

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Orson Welles - The War Of The Worlds

Published: Oct. 26, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 52 minutes 7 seconds

Orson Welles- “The War of the Worlds,” which aired on October 30, 1938. This legendary broadcast is one you don't want to miss! (Spoiler: It did not create the mass panic of legendary tales. Orson said it was fiction in the broadcast, and they took commercial breaks.)

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Gunsmoke- Bum's Rush

Published: Oct. 19, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 16 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Bum’s Rush,” which aired on April 18, 1953.

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Gunsmoke- Gonif

Published: Oct. 12, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 20 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Gonif,” which aired on April 11, 1953.

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Gunsmoke- Paid Killer

Published: Oct. 5, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 55 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Paid Killer,” which aired on January 17, 1953.

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Gunsmoke- The Square Triangle

Published: Sept. 28, 2020, 12:15 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 58 seconds

Gunsmoke- “The Square Triangle,” which aired on November 14, 1952.

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Gunsmoke- Lochinvar

Published: Sept. 21, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 7 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Lochinvar,” which aired on October 17, 1952.

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The Saint- Prove I Did It

Published: Sept. 14, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 54 seconds

The Saint, starring Vincent Price- “Prove I Did It,” which aired on November 7, 1949.

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Dragnet- Big Number

Published: Sept. 7, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 12 seconds

Dragnet, Starring Jack Webb- “Big Number,” which aired on October 26, 1952. The original Chesterfield Cigarette advertisements are truly horrifying!

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Gunsmoke- Cain

Published: Aug. 31, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 45 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Cain,” which aired on October 3, 1952.

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Gunsmoke- Drop Dead

Published: Aug. 24, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 50 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Drop Dead,” which aired on September 20, 1952.

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Gunsmoke- Home Surgery

Published: Aug. 17, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 52 seconds

Gunsmoke- “Home Surgery,” which aired on September 13, 1952.

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The Saint- Color Blind Killer

Published: Aug. 10, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 45 seconds

The Saint, starring Vincent Price- “Color Blind Killer,” which aired on September 18, 1949.

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Dragnet- Big Pill

Published: Aug. 3, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 18 seconds

Dragnet, starring Jack Webb- “Big Pill,” which aired on October 19, 1952. The original Chesterfield Cigarette advertisements are truly horrifying!

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Dragnet- Big Jolt

Published: July 27, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 14 seconds

Dragnet, starring Jack Webb- “Big Jolt,” which aired on October 5, 1952. The original Chesterfield Cigarette advertisements are truly horrifying!

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The Saint- The Old Man's Car

Published: July 20, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 16 seconds

The Saint, starring Vincent Price- “The Old Man’s Car,” which aired on August 14, 1949.

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The Saint- The Connelly Silver Mine

Published: July 13, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 13 seconds

The Saint, starring Vincent Price- “Connelly Silver Mine,” which aired on July 31, 1949.

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The Shadow- Poison Death

Published: July 6, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 41 seconds

The Shadow- “Poison Death," which aired on January 30, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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Sherlock Holmes- The Final Problem

Published: June 29, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 56 seconds

Sherlock Holmes- “The Final Problem,” which aired on May 19, 1932.

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Tarzan- Jungle Legacy

Published: June 22, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 41 seconds

Tarzan- “Jungle Legacy,” which aired on March 29, 1951.

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Sherlock Holmes- The Bruce Partington Plans

Published: June 15, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 3 seconds

Sherlock Holmes- “The Bruce Partington Plans,” which aired on September 26, 1948.

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Tarzan- The Killer

Published: June 8, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 59 seconds

Tarzan- “The Killer,” which aired on March 22, 1951.

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Tarzan- Across A Continent

Published: June 1, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 10 seconds

Tarzan- “Across A Continent,” which aired on March 15, 1951.

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The Shadow- Society of the Living Dead

Published: May 25, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 25 seconds

The Shadow- “Society of the Living Dead," which aired on January 23, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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The Best of W.C. Fields, Part 2

Published: May 18, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 45 seconds

Best of legendary comedian W.C. Fields with the famous puppet Charlie McCarthy, because they had puppets on the radio back then. (Part 2 of 2)

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Fibber McGee & Molly- Uncle Jefferson's Fortune

Published: May 11, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 59 seconds

Legendary comedians Fibber McGee & Molly- “Uncle Jefferson’s Fortune,” which aired on November 17,1942.

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Tarzan- The End Of The World

Published: May 4, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 19 seconds

Tarzan- “The End Of The World,” which aired on March 8, 1951.

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The Best of W.C. Fields, Part 1

Published: April 27, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 48 seconds

Best of legendary comedian W.C. Fields with the famous puppet Charlie McCarthy, because they had puppets on the radio back then. (Part 1 of 2)

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Fibber McGee & Molly- Mrs. Uppington's Nephew

Published: April 20, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 6 seconds

Legendary comedians Fibber McGee & Molly- “Mrs. Uppington’s Nephew,” which aired on November 10,1942.

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Tarzan- The Female Of The Specie

Published: April 13, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 9 seconds

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Tarzan- The Coward

Published: April 6, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 19 seconds

Tarzan- “The Coward,” which aired on February 22, 1951.

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The Shadow- The Temple Bells of Neban

Published: March 30, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 32 seconds

The Shadow- “The Temple Bells of Neban," which aired on October 24, 1937. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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The Shadow- The Bride of Death

Published: March 23, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 39 seconds

The Shadow- “Bride of Death,” which aired on March 6, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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The Six Shooter - Blood Relation

Published: March 16, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 26 seconds

The Six Shooter starring Jimmy Stewart, “Blood Relation,” which aired on May 27, 1954.

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The Six Shooter - The Shooting of Wyatt King

Published: March 9, 2020, 2 a.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 47 seconds

The Six Shooter starring Jimmy Stewart, “The Shooting of Wyatt King,” which aired on May 20, 1954.

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Fred Allen- Guest Sensation Frank Sinatra

Published: March 2, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 55 seconds

Comedian Fred Allen welcomes his special guest, Frank Sinatra. Originally aired on May 16, 1943.

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Fred Allen- The Musical 'South Dakota'

Published: Feb. 24, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 43 seconds

Comedian Fred Allen- The Musical “South Dakota,” which aired on June 11,1944. Check out the references to supporting the war effort during WWII.

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The Maltese Falcon starring Humphrey Bogart

Published: Feb. 17, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 36 seconds

The Maltese Falcon starring Humphrey Bogart. This radio dramatization of the film aired on July 3, 1946.

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Tarzan- Black Gold of Africa

Published: Feb. 10, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 46 seconds

Tarzan- “Black Gold of Africa,” which aired on February 15, 1951.

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The Shadow- Sabotage

Published: Feb. 3, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 20 seconds

The Shadow- “Sabotage,” which aired on January 16, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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The Shadow- The League of Terror

Published: Jan. 27, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 57 seconds

The Shadow- “The League of Terror,” which aired on January 9, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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Jack Benny- The Violin Concert Tour

Published: Jan. 20, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 8 seconds

Legendary comedian Jack Benny in “The Violin Concert Tour,” which aired on April 14, 1946.

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Jack Benny- Seventh Anniversary Show

Published: Jan. 13, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 45 seconds

Legendary comedian Jack Benny on his “Seventh Anniversary Show,” which aired on April 30, 1939.

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Burns & Allen- The Cheap Skate

Published: Jan. 6, 2020, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 11 seconds

Burns & Allen- The legendary team of George Burns and Gracie Allen in “The Cheap Skate,” which aired on March 31, 1949.

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Burns & Allen- H&R Blockhead

Published: Dec. 30, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 31 minutes 5 seconds

Burns & Allen- The legendary team of George Burns and Gracie Allen in “H&R Blockhead,” which aired on February 26, 1950.

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Orson Welles- A Christmas Carol

Published: Dec. 23, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 29 seconds

Enjoy Orson Welles’s production of the beloved “A Christmas Carol,” which aired on Christmas Eve in 1939.

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The Front Page starring Pat O'Brien

Published: Dec. 16, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 7 seconds

The Front Page starring Pat O’Brien. This radio dramatization of the film aired on June 22, 1946.

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The Shadow- The Silent Avenger

Published: Dec. 9, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 44 seconds

The Shadow- “The Silent Avenger,” which aired on March 13, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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The Shadow- The Phantom Voice

Published: Dec. 2, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 38 seconds

The Shadow- “The Phantom Voice,” which aired on February 6, 1938. Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of man? The Shadow knows!

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Tarzan- The Siren of Omdurmara

Published: Nov. 25, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 40 seconds

Originally aired on February 8, 1951.

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Casablanca starring Alan Ladd

Published: Nov. 18, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 46 minutes 38 seconds

This radio dramatization aired on January 24, 1944.

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Tarzan- The Hooded Death

Published: Nov. 11, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 53 seconds

Tarzan, episode “The Hooded Death,” which aired on January 25, 1951.

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Tarzan- The Manuema

Published: Nov. 4, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 14 seconds

Tarzan, episode “The Manuema,” which aired on February 1, 1951.

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Sherlock Holmes- Wisteria Lodge

Published: Oct. 20, 2019, 5:20 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 3 seconds

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s publication was dramatized by the BBC for radio broadcast.

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Sherlock Holmes- The Greek Interpreter

Published: Oct. 14, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 19 seconds

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s publication was dramatized by the BBC for radio broadcast.

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She Wore A Yellow Ribbon starring John Wayne

Published: Oct. 7, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 49 minutes 40 seconds

She Wore A Yellow Ribbon starring John Wayne. This radio dramatization of the film aired on March 12, 1951.

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Tarzan - "Black Ivory"

Published: Sept. 30, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 13 seconds

Tarzan, episode “Black Ivory,” which aired on January 18, 1951.

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Tarzan - "Decoy"

Published: Sept. 23, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 19 seconds

Tarzan, episode “Decoy,” which aired on January 11, 1951.

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Stagecoach starring John Wayne

Published: Sept. 16, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 9 seconds

This radio dramatization of the film aired on January 9, 1949.

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Fort Apache starring John Wayne

Published: Sept. 9, 2019, 2:25 a.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 55 seconds

This radio dramatization of the film aired on August 5, 1949.

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Destry Rides Again starring James Stewart

Published: Sept. 2, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 49 minutes 52 seconds

This radio dramatization of the 1939 film aired on November 5, 1945, and used the same cast.

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My Darling Clementine starring Peter Fonda

Published: Aug. 26, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 59 seconds

"My Darling Clementine," tells the fictionalized story of Wyatt Earp becoming the marshal of Tombstone, Arizona, in 1882. This is the radio adaptation of the film, and stars the same cast. It was broadcast on April 28, 1947.

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Sherlock Holmes- Shoscomb Old Place

Published: Aug. 19, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 16 seconds

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1927 publication of “The Adventure of Schoscombe Old Place” was dramatized by the BBC for radio broadcast.

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Sherlock Holmes- The Lion's Mane

Published: Aug. 12, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 19 seconds

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s 1926 publication of “The Adventure of the Lion’s Mane” was dramatized by the BBC for radio broadcast.

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Dragnet- Sixteen Jewel Thieves

Published: Aug. 5, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 37 seconds

DRAGNET starring Jack Webb. This episode, “Sixteen Jewel Thieves,” first aired on August 18, 1949. All we want are the facts!

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Superman with Batman and Robin (1945)

Published: July 8, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 35 minutes 11 seconds

The Scarlet Widow, Chapters 01-03, aired Sept & Oct 1945

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Orson Welles presents "Abraham Lincoln" - August 15, 1938

Published: July 1, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 52 seconds

Orson Welles' adaptation of John Drinkwater's 1918 play "Abraham Lincoln," which aired on Mercury Theater on August 15, 1938.

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Orson Welles presents "Huckleberry Finn" - March 17, 1940

Published: June 24, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 53 minutes 46 seconds

The legendary Orson Welles presents "Huckleberry Finn," starring Jackie Cooper, which aired on the Campbell Playhouse, March 17, 1940.

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Ray Bradbury's The Martian Chronicles (1975)

Published: June 10, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 12 seconds

"There WIll Come Soft Rains," narrated by the legendary Leonard Nimoy

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Deputy Dawg, Side 2

Published: June 3, 2019, 2 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 18 seconds

Deputy Dawg ran from 1962 to 1963, with the title character being a deputy in Florida, Mississippi, and Tennessee as the show progressed.Released in 1960 on RCA Camden Records:1. Li’l Whooper2. Seize You Later, Alligator3. The Yoke’s On You

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Deputy Dawg, Side 1

Published: May 27, 2019, 2:30 a.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 54 seconds

Deputy Dawg ran from 1962 to 1963, with the title character being a deputy in Florida, Mississippi, and Tennessee as the show progressed. Released in 1960 on RCA Camden Records:1. Welcome, Micha Mouse2. Law and Disorder3. Shotgun Shambles

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The Great Crepitation Contest of 1946

Published: May 20, 2019, 2:30 a.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 19 seconds

Crepitation is a fancy word for fart, so this episode may not be for everyone. Although nobody is certain, this recording was most likely recorded in 1940 by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation sports announcer Sidney S. Brown and CBC producer Jules Lipton as an in-house joke. Someone at Columbia records pressed the recording onto a set of two 78 rpm records, including album art. The official release was nixed by CBS brass, but a few premium copies made it out to the public. Enjoy!

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The Six Shooter

Published: May 6, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 52 seconds

Gabriel Starbuck

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Superman with Batman & Robin

Published: April 29, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 52 seconds

The Meteor From Krypton, Chapters 01-02, September 1945

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Shane, starring Alan Ladd & Van Heflin

Published: April 22, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 51 minutes 9 seconds

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The Treasure of Sierra Madre

Published: April 15, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 49 minutes 6 seconds

Starring Humphrey Bogart

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The Lone Ranger (1930s)

Published: April 1, 2019, 3 a.m.
Duration: 30 minutes 10 seconds

Eric Hyde Loses Cattle to Rustlers

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Superman with Batman & Robin (1945)

Published: March 4, 2019, 4 a.m.
Duration: 36 minutes 54 seconds

Dr. Bly's Confidence Gang, Chapters 01-03 out of 14, from September 1945

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