On this episode, we’ll hear an adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe’s The Oblong Box as done by The Weird Circle. This episode aired sometime in 1944.[audio:http://archive.org/download/Horror5/TheHorror377.mp3]
As suggested by Mike, we’ll hear an episode from the CBS Radio Mystery Theater this week. From the late 1970’s, here’s Hickory, Dickory, Doom.
Send in your suggestion, or favorite, to [email protected] (please put “horror favorite” in the subject line) and I’ll play it as soon as I can![audio:http://archive.org/download/Horror5/TheHorror376.mp3]
Airing from 1947 to 1954, Escape produced 231 shows for CBS. From that series we’ll hear The Fugitive, which aired August 15, 1948.[audio:http://archive.org/download/rrthriller2/Thriller194.mp3]
Richard Diamond, Private Detective opens the show this week with The John Blackwell Case from December 17, 1949. Then after Believe It Or Not, it’s The Black Museum and Meat Juice, which first aired sometime in 1952 (begins at 30:44).[audio:http://archive.org/download/CaseClosed3/CaseClosed248.mp3]
This week Bold Venture opens the show with its first episode, Deadly Merchandise. Then, Believe It Or Not with Trick On Nappy. We finish with The Chase, and The Playboy. That episode first aired June 14, 1953 (begins at 27:31).[audio:http://www.archive.org/download/RRShow3/RelicRadio245.mp3]
We’ll hear from Space Patrol this week, namely an episode from February 12, 1955 titled The Hermit Of Pluto. Not the best audio quality on this one but hey, it’s old.[audio:http://www.archive.org/download/RRSciFi2/SciFi183.mp3]
On this episode of Strange Tales we’ll enjoy a show from the Australian production of The Clock. The series had originated in the U.S., running from 1946 to 1948, before being reborn in Australia eight years later. We’ll hear Ghost Story, which aired December 13, 1955.