The Man Who Was Thursday by Mercury Theater On The Air

On this episode of Orson Welles On The Air, we visit the Mercury Theater On The Air for their September 5, 1938 episode titled, The Man Who Was Thursday.

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Treasure Island by Mercury Theater On The Air

We’ll hear from the Mercury Theater On The Air this time, and their adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s story, Treasure Island.  This episode originally aired July 18, 1938.

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OW175: The 39 Steps by Mercury Theater On The Air

On this episode we’ll hear an adaptation by Mercury Theater On The Air of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 film, The 39 Steps.  This program first aired August 1, 1938.

The audio quality isn’t fantastic on this one, so if you’re a stickler for that you might want to skip it.

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OW145: Immortal Sherlock Holmes by Mercury Theater On The Air

On this episode, we hear again from the Mercury Theater On The Air.  This episode, titled The Immortal Sherlock Holmes, first aired September 25, 1938.

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H387: Dracula by Mercury Theater On The Air

Our horror favorite today comes from Bill, who wanted to hear Dracula from the Mercury Theater On The Air.  This episode, the first of the series, aired July 11, 1938.

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OW105: Three Short Stories by Mercury Theater

We’ve got another offering from the Mercury Theater On The Air for this show.  We’ll hear an episode featuring three short stories that originally aired August 8, 1938.  The stories are I’m A Fool, The Open Window, and My Little Boy.

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RR138: The Man Who Was Thursday by Mercury Theater

This week we join Orson Welles and  Mercury Theater On The Air for The Man Who Was Thursday.  This episode first aired September 5, 1938.

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OW73: The Pickwick Papers

This week it’s another classic episode from the Mercury Theater On The Air.  We’ll hear The Pickwick Papers from November 20, 1938.

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OW67: Hell On Ice

This week we’ll hear the full 60 minute version of a story we heard back on episode 10.  From the Mercury Theatre On The Air it’s Hell On Ice.  This version first aired October 9, 1938.

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