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We lead off the week with a special tribute for Norman Corwin, who passed away on Tuesday October 18th at age 101. I will play his May 16th, 1944 Columbia Presents Corwin production; “New York: A Tapestry For Radio” followed by two from The Columbia Workshop; “Untitled” from May 30th, 1944 and “Cromer” from December 1st, 1942. The two-hour tribute also includes portions of my visit with him conducted in his Hollywood area home prior to his Centennial birthday. Debuts on Sunday (10/23) at 6pm ET with encores on Wednesday at 8am ET and again at 10pm ET Wednesday night.
The week also is heavy with Halloween with appropriate episodes from Lights Out, The Inner Sanctum Mysteries, The Weird Circle, Mercury Theater On The Air (Orson Welles as Dracula!), Suspense (Donovan’s Brain, Pit & The Pendulum, Frankenstein) and much more. We also bring back Halloween Humor from Red Skelton, The Life Of Riley, Jack Benny, Fred Allen, Fibber McGee & Molly, etc.
Regular programming includes a Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar Marathon; birthday week tributes for Joan Banks, Elsa Lanchester and Teri Keane as well as new to the channel offerings from Gunsmoke, Harris & Faye, Jack Benny, Fort Laramie, Frontier Fighters, Let George Do It and more.