Category Archives: Weekly Posts

Jun 17th to Jun 23rd Shows and Highlights

A busy week for series debut anniversaries as we celebrate Ellery Queen’s 80th (two episodes, one starring Sydney Smith and the other with Lawrence Dobkin); Boston Blackie’s 75th (with Chester Morris as well as Richard Kollmar); and Philip Marlowe’s 72nd (Three episodes starring Van Heflin, then William Conrad and finally Gerald Mohr).

Jun 3rd to Jun 9th Shows and Highlights

This week we mark the 75th Anniversary of D-Day (The Allied Invasion of Normandy during WWII). On Thursday June 6th, 2019 on the channel you’ll hear breaking news clips from 75 years ago, sprinkled throughout the regular programming. And for a folks seeking a much more immersive experience, RadioClassics On Demand is offering up hours of news reports from June 6th, 1944.

May 27th to Jun 2nd Shows and Highlights

This week kicks off with some annual Memorial Day specials including the following:

Norman Corwin’s On A Note of Triumph V-E Day Celebration which once again includes my past visits with both Corwin and radio actor and WWII vet, Cliff Carpenter as well as war themed episodes of America At War; Suspense, The CBS Radio Workshop, plus Lux Radio Theater’s adaptation of the following WWII era motion picture “Salute To The Marines”.