Jan 18th to Jan 24th Shows and Highlights

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On to the weekly highlights:

Headlining this week our annual Poe Man’s Radio Special (the 19th!) as we celebrate the birthday of legendary 19th century poet and short story writer, Edgar Allan Poe. This year we’ll have radio productions of his following works among others: The Tell-Tale Heart, Murders In The Rue Morgue, The Purloined Letter, The Black Cat, Mystery Of Marie Roget and The Gold Bug.

This week we offer up double birthday tributes for two superstars: George Burns (Burns & Allen Show, Jack Benny Program) as well as Cary Grant (heard in radio versions of Mr. Lucky, Only Angels Have Wings, Shadow Of A Doubt, plus his appearances on Suspense’s On A Country Road and Black Path Of Fear).

We also celebrate the birthdays of Leonard “Bones” McCoy in the original Star Trek television series, Kelley will be heard in the 1957 Suspense production “Fleshpeddler”: plus movie stars Danny Kaye (Danny Kaye Show, Jack Benny Program, Suspense); Randolph Scott (Academy Award Theatre); Ann Sothern (Screen Guild Theatre, Suspense); and Dan Duryea (Man From Homicide, Suspense).

As well as offer up specials for writer Gwen Bagni (Night Beat, Escape, Suspense);  J. Carrol Naish (Life With Luigi, Suspense); Tudor Owen (Jocko on Pat Novak For Hire); and Florence Halop (Miss Duffy on Duffy’s Tavern).

We also are marking the 75th anniversary of the radio debut of The Fat Man and the 65th anniversary of the launch of Fort Laramie.

Greg

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