Browsing: Radio At War

On this episode we’ll hear from Eye’s Aloft, a series that aired over the NBC network from August 1942 to November 1943.  This episode is titled Why Do I Come Here, and first aired January 11, 1943.

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We hear from Cavalcade Of America this time, a series sponsored by DuPont chemical that ran from 1935 to 1953.  This episode is titled The Flying Tigers, and first aired January 25, 1943.

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This episode features one of ten stories created for An American In England, a series written by Norman Corwin, and produced by Edward R. Murrow.  This episode is titled Cromer, and first aired December 1, 1942.

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Command Performance was a musical variety show produced for the entertainment of the Armed Forces.  This episode  from May 7, 1942 features Betty Grable and Jack Benny, among others.

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This show features The Document from Top Secret.  This episode first aired October 12, 1950.

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On this episode, we’ll hear again from Words At War.  This one is titled The Curtain Rises, and first aired May 2, 1944.

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On today’s show we’ll hear from a series I’ve not found much information on titled Now Hear This.  This episode, from July 8, 1951 is titled Operation Submarine.

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This episode of Radio At War features a story from An American In England.  This ten-part series was written by Norman Corwin, and produced by Edward R. Murrow.  We’ll hear The Yanks Are Here, which first aired August 31, 1942.

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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.

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Radio At War returns this week with an episode from Words At War.  From April 18, 1944 we’ll hear The Silence Of The Sea, based on the novel by Vercors titled Le silence de la mer.  Thanks for sticking around during our year long intermission!

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