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Hey folks! Here is what’s coming up on Sirius 118 and XM 164; It is the 80th anniversary of the debut of The Shadow character on radio (first heard on July 31st, 1930.) The two-hour special I am playing features new episodes to the channel starring Orson Welles and Bill Johnstone. There also are segments from a 1985 documentary, “The Story of the Shadow” including comments from announcer Shadow creator Walter Gibson, announcer Ken Roberts, organist Rosa Rio and actors Bret Morrison and Grace Matthews.
A great Norman Corwin production debuts as well; “The Odyssey of Runyon Jones” is a whimsical fantasy tale originally broadcast on 4/4/44.
We mark the birthdays of the following writers – Aldous Huxley (Brave New World); John Meston (Gunsmoke); Blake Edwards (The Line-up, Richard Diamond) and Brett Halliday (Michael Shayne.) And the following performers – Joe E. Brown; Gracie Allen; Keenan Wynn and Stacy Harris.
New to the channel episodes from Romance of the Ranchos; An American Gallery; The Bickersons; Nick Carter; Mystery Is My Hobby; Suspense; Lum & Abner; Our Miss Brooks; Frontier Gentleman; Phil Harris & Alice Faye; I Was A Communist For the FBI and many more.