April 18th, 2015
Star Gazing: Lisa and Carl cover the latest in showbiz and celebrity news.
OTR Comedy: My Friend Irma 2-23-48 “It’s All Relative” starring Marie Wilson. Irma’s boyfriend Al never seems to want to talk about his family. Al has told his mother that he’s a success in life. He’s the president of General Motors, General Mills and General Electric! At last, Al’s mother comes to dinner. Cast includes: Cathy Lewis, Hans Conried, Gloria Gordon and John Brown. Frank Bingman (ann). Spon. by Swan & Spry. CBS.
Game: Beat the Host. Lisa moderates as two H360 listeners win prizes and try to answer more multiple-choice trivia questions than Carl. Subject this week: Jessica Lange, born April 20th, 1949.
OTR Detective: Casey, Crime Photographer 4-24-47 “The Gentle Strangler” starring Staats Cottsworth. A deranged murderer polishes off three victims and sets his sights on Casey. Cast includes: John Gibson and Jan Miner. Tony Marvin (ann). Spon. by Anchor Hocking Glass. CBS.
Movie Reviews: National Movie Critic, Sarah Adamson, joins Carl to review two films that recently released, “The Divergent Series: Insurgent” and “Get Hard.”
OTR Western: Gunsmoke 2-7-53 “Cain” starring William Conrad. Cain Vestal, a quiet man dying of consumption, buys a gun to kill a man he’s never met before. Cast includes: Parley Baer, Howard McNear, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell and Lawrence Dobkin. Sustaining. CBS.
Quiz: Stump the Host. Lisa quizzes Carl about classic radio and one H360 caller wins prizes.
OTR Mystery: The Weird Circle 9-26-43 “Declared Insane” is from a story by Honore de Blazac. Madam Journalle is a homely woman with the power to extract large sums of money from Pierre. If not stopped, she will soon leave Pierre and his wife and children penniless. Pierre won’t listen to reason from anyone, not even his lawyer-brother who plots to have him declared insane. Syndicated. NBC.
Classic Radio Shows for 4/25/15 include:
THE ALDRICH FAMILY
LUKE SLAUGHTER OF TOMBSTONE