August 29th, 2015
Star Gazing: Lisa and Carl cover the latest in showbiz and celebrity news.
OTR Comedy: Fibber McGee & Molly 11-21-39 “The Overdue Library Book” starring Jim and Marian Jordan. Fibber’s book is overdue at the library, but which book…and where is it? Cast includes: Hal Peary, Bill Thompson and Isabel Randolph. 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: Richard Geer, born August 31st, 1949.
OTR Detective: Jeff Regan, Investigator 7-30-50 “A Fire For Romano” starring Frank Graham. The Romano grocery store is burned down and Mrs. Romano killed by hoarding bigots. Sustaining. CBS.
Movie Reviews: National Movie Critic Sarah Adamson reviews two movies that recently released, “Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation” and “The Gift.”
OTR Drama: Night Beat 3-13-50 “Am I My Brother’s Keeper?” starring Frank Lovejoy. Gig Sanders has broken out of jail to get even with a fellow gang member who’s married his old girl. A cop is killed in the process. Cast includes: Ted de Corsia, Shepard Menken, Georgia Ellis, Herb Ellis and Alan Slade. Sustaining. NBC.
Quiz: Stump the Host. Lisa tests Carl’s knowledge of classic radio with questions on the subject. A Hollywood 360 listener will win prizes.
OTR Mystery: Crime Classics 12-30-53 “Coyle & Richardson, Why They Hung in a Spanking Breeze” starring Lou Merrill. A large, powerful gent of Scotland and his small companion, engage in a nautical life of crime. Cast includes: Walter Tetley, Clayton Post, Georgia Ellis, Charles Calvert and Herb Butterfield. Gil Warran (ann). CBS.
Classic Radio Programs for 9/5/15 include:
9/5/15 (Happy Labor Day)
THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE
TALES OF THE TEXAS RANGERS
THE MOLLE’ MYSTERY THEATRE