May 23nd, 2015 – Happy Memorial Day!
Star Gazing: Lisa and Carl cover the latest in showbiz and entertainment news.
OTR Comedy: Fibber McGee & Molly 1-30-45 “Merchant Marines” starring Jim & Marian Jordan. The McGees put up a stranded merchant marine for the night. Fibber relates all his nautical experiences. Cast includes: Tommy Davis, Marlin Hurt, Shirley Mitchell and Arthur Q. Bryan. Harlow Wilcox (ann). Spon. by Johnson’s Wax. NBC.
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: Mike Myers, born May 25th, 1963.
OTR Detective: The New Adventures of Michael Shayne 1948 “The Case of the Generous Killer” starring Jeff Chandler. When a corpse is found on a tramp steamer, Shayne investigates. Syndicated. Mutual.
Movie Review: National movie critic, Sarah Adamson, reviews two films that recently released, “Marvel’s The Avengers: Age of Ultron” and “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.”
OTR Science Fiction: X Minus One 5-22-55 “Knock” starring Alexander Scourby. The last man on Earth sat in a room; there was a knock on the door. Cast includes: Lori March and Luis Van Rooten. Fred Collins (ann). Sustaining. NBC.
Quiz Game: Stump the Host. One H360 listener wins prizes as Lisa tries to stump Carl with questions pertaining to old-time radio.
OTR Mystery: The Shadow 10-23-38 “Gun Island” starring Bill Johnstone. Pirates hi-jack a ship and set sail for an island where they are storing bombs and torpedoes for a country that plans to attack the US. Lamont Cranston alias The Shadow must stop them! Cast includes: Agnes Moorehead. Ken Roberts (ann). Spon. by Blue Coal. Mutual.
Classic Radio Shows for May 30th, 2015 include:
THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE
YOURS TRULY, JOHNNY DOLLAR