Our thriller this week comes from the Lux Radio Theater. Based on the movie by Alfred Hitchcock, we’ll hear their version of The Thirty Nine Steps from December 13, 1937.
The show begins this week with Crime Classics and the longest title in old time radio history, The Checkered Life And Sudden Death Of Colonel James Fisk. Then after Believe It Or Not, it’s Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator and Microfilm In The Fishtank. That episode first aired October 24, 1951.
An hour of old time radio begins with Dangerous Assignment, and an episode titled The Lost City from May 17, 1950. Then it’s Masque Of Mystery from Incredible But True. We finish off with Night Beat, and an episode from February 6, 1950 titled Zero.
Finally another Radio At War! This time around it’s an episode from Authors Playhouse that tells the tale of a mans attempts to escape the Nazi’s. Cry For The Hunted first aired September 22, 1944.
This week we’ll begin with Dick Powell as Richard Rogue in Rogue’s Gallery. This episode, from October 11, 1945, is titled Blondes Prefer Gentleman. Then after a quick Believe It Or Not, it’s Night Watch. From July 10, 1954 we’ll hear Hammer 211.
Alan Ladd stars as Dan Holiday in Box 13, our first show this week. We’ll hear Suicide Or Murder from October 31, 1948. Then it’s Ripley’s Believe It Or Not and Man Of Letters. We finish off with Theater Five and The Neighbor, from November 26, 1964.