Our story this week is an adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde. This version, produced by Favorite Story, first aired sometime in 1947.
It’s the Philip Morris Playhouse that will start the show off this week. From that series we’ll hear, The Lady From The Sea which first aired March 11, 1949. Then we Believe It Or Not with How Many Happy Days? . We take a break from Suspense this week, and instead offer up a Favorite Story. From June 12, 1948 we hear, The Mystery Of Room 323.
We begin this week with Favorite Story, and The Importance Of Being Earnest from December 27, 1947. Then we’ll hear the last episode of Incredible But True titled, Naked Man Of Newbury.
Our Suspense Replay episode this week is Somebody Help Me, which first aired March 29, 1954 (begins at 31:35).
Box 13 starts us off this week with Flash Of Light from February 20, 1949. Then you can Believe It Or Not with Unlikely Death. To close, Favorite Story brings us The Man Who Made Gold, which first aired September 18, 1948 (begins at 29:41).
This week we begin with Authors Playhouse, and a humorous tale titled My Friend Merton, which first aired May 21, 1945. Then it’s Water Wheel from Incredible But True. We’ll close out with Favorite Story and The Necklace, which first aired July 3, 1948 (begins at 33:03).
Kind of a special show today. Jon requested any headless horseman stories I was able to find, and as luck would have it there are a couple. First, from CBS Radio Mystery Theater is The Headless Hessian, which first aired September 23, 1975. Then it’s Favorite Story with The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow from May 29, 1948.
This week Favorite Story starts off our hour of radio drama. We’ll hear their adaptation of the Wilkie Collins story The Moonstone, which first aired August 7, 1948. Then it’s Incredible But True and Three Who Died. Finally we’ll hear from The Avenger, and an episode titled High Tide Murders that first aired June 8, 1945 (begins at 31:23).