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Hope you all had a great Thanksgiving! Hard to believe but yes indeed we are rolling into December and therefore the Christmas shows are arriving, for the next couple of weeks you’ll hear some sprinkled throughout the schedule building to the annual Christmas week which runs this year from Sunday The 17th through Monday the 25th.
The headliner birthday this week is a Centennial Celebration for “Mr. Radio”, Elliott Lewis. We mark radio actor, writer, producer, director and series creator’s 100th with a couple different birthday blocks featuring episodes from (Phil Harris & Alice Faye, Voyage Of The Scarlet Queen, The Casebook of Gregory Hood, Suspense, The Whistler, and Crime Classics).
Other birthday being celebrated: Richard Crenna (Our Miss Brooks, The Great Gildersleeve, A Date With Judy); Nero Wolfe creator, Rex Stout; Mary Martin (special guest on The Jack Benny Program); Harry Bartell (Escape, Gunsmoke, Suspense, The Six Shooter); Ezra Stone (The Aldrich Family); Warren William (Strange Wills, Suspense); William Tracy (Dark Venture); Bob Readick (Suspense, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar); Donald Woods (The Whistler); mystery writer John Dickson Carr (Murder By Experts, Suspense); science fiction author Frederik Pohl (X-Minus One “Target One”); and Samuel Clemens aka Mark Twain’s (CBS Radio Workshop’s “Roughin’ It” and The Ford Theater’s “A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur’s Court”).
And we mark the 87th anniversary of the radio debut of The First Nighter Program plus present weekly The Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar Marathon “The Chesapeake Fraud Matter.”
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