Tag: writer

AWR0104: The Short Career of Dexter Coles (Jack Webb Centennial)

Amazing World of Radio
A writer sells out to a corrupt political machine boss in order to give a better life to his daughter.

Original Air Date: February 8, 1950

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EP3043: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Man Who Wrote Himself to Death (Rehearsal)

Edmond O'Brien

Johnny investigates an insured writer who’s apparently turned to a life of crime.

Rehearsal of Program that Aired March 21, 1950

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EP2967: Box 13: The First Letter

Dan Holiday tries to jumpstart his writing career through an ad in a newspaper. His first letter is from a woman who tells Dan she’s being blackmailed.

Original Air Date: October 17, 1947

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EP2944: Let George Do It: Drop Dead

A writer calls George in to investigate when a parrot who always says, “Drop dead!” is sold to the owner of a hotel in a run-down area of town and the sailor who sold him is murdered.

Original Air Date: July 23, 1951

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