We bring back the End Of The Golden Age Of Radio special as we’ll play the Suspense and Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar episodes which played on the evening of September 30th, 1962. Plus we mark 71st anniversary of the series debut of The Phil Harris & Alice Faye Program.
Heading up our birthday specials this week is centennial celebration for a lovely lady who nearly made it to 100. Cartoon voice legend June Foray passed away back on July 26th at age 99. We mark her birthday with week with her appearances in episodes of The Stan Freberg Show, Suspense & The CBS Radio Workshop. Cartoon fans know her best for another Rocky as in Rocky The Flying Squirrel on The Bullwinkle Show.
Heading up our birthday tributes this week channel friend actress Peggy Webber as she turns 92. Still quite busy with her modern radio troupe, The California Artist Radio Theater I once again share with you some past visits with Peggy plus she not only will be heard in episodes of The Saint, Richard Diamond, and Dragnet but she once again joins John Dehner in the famed post-apocalyptic science fiction Escape production “Earth Abides”.
We have a our annual Labor Day Special featuring An American Gallery’s biography of famed labor leader Samuel Gompers as portrayed by Lawrence Dobkin. And this year it will be followed by an hour of new to the channel Life Of Riley episodes starring William Bendix as lovable laborer, blue collar aircraft factory worker Chester A. Riley.
We mark a some series anniversaries including The Great Gildersleeve (76th) and Defense Attorney (66th) plus bring back our annual Back To School Special which offers up four episodes of Our Miss Brooks starring Eve Arden as Madison High School English teacher, Connie Brooks.