August 2nd, 2014
Celebrity Interview: Mark Cabaniss joins Carl and Lisa to talk about his new book “Confessions of a Shameless Name-Dropper.” Mark will share his encounters with legendary entertainers: Andy Griffith, Steve Allen, Shirley Jones and many others.
OTR Comedy: The Aldrich Family 11-2-52 “Overdue Library Book” starring Bobby Ellis. Henry’s library book is overdue…to the tune of $5. Cast includes: Jack Grimes, House Jameson and Katharine Raht. Dick Dudley (ann). Sustaining. 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: Billy Bob Thornton, born August 4th, 1955.
OTR Detective: Casey, Crime Photographer 7-31-47 “Bright New Stars” starring Staats Cottsworth. The star of a Broadway show, which is about to open, is brutally murdered. Several people have a motive. Cast includes: Ed Begley, Jan Miner, John Gibson, Peter Capell and Roger DeKoven. Tony Marvin (ann). Spon. by Anchor Hocking Glass. CBS.
Movie Reviews: National Movie Critic, Sarah Adamson, reviews two films that recently released “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” and “Planes: Fire & Rescue.”
OTR Drama: The Story of Dr. Kildare 2-9-50 “Anthrax Infection” starring Lew Ayres. A case of anthrax has been diagnosed. Cast includes: Lionel Barrymore, Virginia Gregg, Ted Osborne and Will Wright. Bob Anderson (ann). Syndicated by MGM.
Is It Real or Is It Ridiculous? Lisa will read short stories about showbiz and Mark Cabaniss and Carl (along with listeners at home) will try to guess if the stories are real or if they are ridiculous.
OTR Mystery: Escape 4-5-53 “A Sleeping Draught” starring Ben Wright. Captain Godfrey sets sail from London to Australia with a cargo of 400 prisoners. He soon learns that the prisoners have acquired knives and plan to escape. Cast includes: Alec Harford, Charlie Lung, Eric Snowden and Richard Peel. Roy Rowan (ann). Sustaining. CBS.
Classic Radio Show for 8/9/14 include::
THE ADV. OF MAISIE
THE NEW ADV. OF MICHAEL SHAYNE, DETECTIVE
LUKE SLAUGHTER OF TOMBSTONE
THE BLACK MUSEUM