This week we’ll hear one of the handful of episodes from Suspense starring Orson Welles. This one first aired on April 13, 1944 and it’s titled The Marvelous Barastro.
Certainly the most famous of any old time radio show, and particularly those of The Mercury Theater On The Air, War Of The Worlds celebrates it’s 70th anniversary this year. First broadcast October 30, 1938 the chaos this show caused is legendary. As you listen, put yourself back in those days of 1938 when radio was trusted as the source of news. What would you have done?
This week we’ll hear from This Is My Best and a story called The Diamond As Big As The Ritz. This episode first aired April 3, 1945.
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