There are a couple of versions of The Horla out there, but only this one features Peter Lorre! Matt wrote in and asked to hear this episode by Mystery In The Air. It was originally broadcast August 21, 1947. Thanks for the suggestion, Matt!
Boston Blackie brings us Oscar Wolfe, Troublemaker to start things off this week. It aired June 11, 1945. Then, after Believe It Or Not, it’s Night Watch. We’ll hear about an “unknown trouble call,” and a burglary call on that episode from December 8, 1954.
The Silver Theater opens this weeks show with Expert Opinion, their episode from April 16, 1939. Next is Five Minute Mystery with Missing Ruby.
Our Suspense Replay this week is Rave Notice, which first aired October 21, 1954.
Dark Fantasy was a short lived series, airing 31 episodes between November 1941 and June of 1942. The stories usually fell into the horror category, as this one may as well, but there’s a sci-fi flavor to this one that fits nicely here. From December 19, 1941 here’s Men Call Me Mad.
Our strange tale this time comes from Suspense. We’ll hear I Saw Myself Running, an episode which first aired May 24, 1955.
On this episode of Radio At War, we’ll hear from a series first broadcast solely by the Armed Forces Radio Network titled Command Performance. This variety series aired from 1942 to 1949. This one features Betty Grable and Jack Benny, and aired May 7, 1942.
This episode of The Great Gildersleeve first aired February 2, 1949. It’s titled Adeline’s Hat Shop.
On this episode of The Horror, we’ll hear a story based on O. Henry’s The Furnished Room as done by the CBS Radio Mystery Theater. This adaptation is titled Don’t Die Without Me, and first aired January 13, 1977.
Counterspy aired for 15 years over radio creating over 800 episodes. This episode, titled The Case Of The Visiting Vultures, first aired September 27, 1949.