Month: February 2018

AWR0038: Les Miserables: The Bishop

Amazing World of Radio

In the first part of Orson Welles’ adaptation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel, a man who spent 19 years as a galley slave for stealing a loaf of bread and repeated escape attempts finds himself treated as a pariah by all until he meets one man.

Original Air Date: July 23, 1937

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EP2447: Richard Diamond: The William B. Holland Case

Dick Powell

Diamond is hired to track down a man’s brother in South America, and takes Lt. Levinson for company.

Rebroadcast Date: May 31, 1953

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EP2446: Rocky Fortune: One Husband Too Many

Frank Sinatra

A woman with two husbands wants Rocky to murder one of them for her.

Original Air Date: February 9, 1954

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EP2445:Night Beat: Larry, the Understudy

Frank Lovejoy

A young dancer’s understudy puts on an impressive dancing performance that has the show’s owner ready to make him a star. However, he quits and disappears from the theater.

Original Air Date: September 11, 1952

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Video Theater 0126: Your Show Time: Adventure of the Speckled Band

Sherlock Holmes is called in by a young woman who fears she for her life because of her strange stepfather and his decision to have her sleep in the same room her sister died in.

Original Air Date: March 25, 1949