January 31st, 2015
Star Gazing: Lisa and Carl cover the latest in celebrity and showbiz news.
OTR Comedy: Fibber McGee & Molly 11-7-39 “Hiawatha” starring Jim and Marian Jordan. The “Play’s The Thing” as Fibber and Company produces, “Hiawatha.” Cast includes: Harold Peary, Bill Thompson and Isabel Randolph. Harlow Wilcox (ann). Spon. by Johnson’s Wax. NBC.
Game: Beat the Host. Carl moderates as two H360 listeners win prizes and try to answer multiple-choice trivia questions. Subject this week: Gene Hackman, born January 30th, 1930.
OTR Detective: Boston Blackie 9-20-45 “The Fred Arlen Murder” starring Richard Kollmar. Fred Arlen had sworn to kill Blackie upon his release from jail. Soon after Arlen is released, he ends up dead. Naturally, Inspector Faraday suspects Blackie of the murder. Cast includes: Maurice Tarplin and Leslie Woods. Sustaining. Mutual.
Movie Reviews: National Movie Critic Sarah Adamson reviews two films that were recently released, “A Most Violent Year” and “The Wedding Ringer.”
OTR Drama: Night Beat 3-6-50 “Number 13” starring Frank Lovejoy. Randy Stone is held up and shot by a seventy-year-old man! It’s Professor Benson, who has sure-fire roulette system. Cast includes: Gerald Mohr, Stan Waxman, Jack Kruschen, Wilms Herbert and William Tracy. Sustaining. NBC.
Quiz: Stump the Host. Lisa tests Carl’s knowledge of classic radio with questions on the subject. A H360 listener will win prizes.
OTR Mystery: The Shadow 4-24-38 “The Power of the Mind” starring Orson Welles. A famous psychiatrist, kidnapped aboard a foreign freighter, uses mental telepathy to call The Shadow to the rescue. Cast includes: Margot Stevenson. Ken Roberts (ann). Syndicated. Mutual.
Classic Radio Programming for February 7th, 2015 includes:
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Don’t miss our live interview with Jerry Mathers from “Leave It to Beaver” fame!