We hear from The Witch’s Tale on today’s episode of The Horror, one of the earliest surviving examples of radio horror programs first airing in 1931. The episode is titled The Troth Of Death, and aired March 11, 1937.
For over 20 years, the Lux Radio Theater presented radio adaptations of films, including the Hitchcock classic Strangers On A Train. The film was released in June of 1951, and the program we’ll hear today on December 3 of the same year.
We hear from Cavalcade Of America this time, a series sponsored by DuPont chemical that ran from 1935 to 1953. This episode is titled The Flying Tigers, and first aired January 25, 1943.
Boston Blackie starts this show off with Blood On Blackie’s Sleeve from September 20, 1945. Then it’s our usual Believe It Or Not break. We finish with Pete Kelly’s Blues and Dr. Jonathan Budd, which first aired September 19, 1951 (begins at 26:13).
David Harding, Counterspy brings us The Vicious Visitor to start off this show. That one first aired September 29, 1949. Next up is Fish Story from Believe It Or Not, which is followed by the CBS Radio Workshop and Bring On The Angels from June 8, 1956.
We’ll hear this week from Dimension X, one of the first adult science fiction series. The episode The Man In The Moon first aired July 14, 1950.
On this episode we’ll hear a radio adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night produced for CBS radio. Featuring Orson Welles, among many other notable actors, this production first aired August 30. 1937.
We’ll hear from a series called The World’s Best on this weeks episode. From August 18, 1941 here’s The Room Without A Door, based on a story by Honore de Balzac.
The CBS Radio Mystery Theater brings us our tale of horror this week. We’ll hear The Real Printers Devil, which first aired July 17, 1974.