Retro Radio Podcast

Podcasting to share family friendly entertainment through old time radio, and more.

Archive for March 2012

21st Precinct – Case Of The Patient. ep18, 531103.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 27:14 — 12.5MB) The phone rings to report a robbery in progress. Captain Canelli tells in voiceover the details that send the police into action. Ride along in the patrol car as it responds to the call. The drama runs high when the thief is chased down, […]

Let’s Pretend – The White Cat. 520816.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:02 — 11.9MB) Without the usual opening formalities, we get right to the story. It’s one of an old king with three sons, and they each face a challenge to see which one will be worthy to take over the kingdom. With help from a talking white […]

Black Museum – The Khaki Handkerchief. ep21, 1952.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:25 — 11.2MB) It’s the kind of a handerchief that a soldier might use, but you can bet it didn’t belong to any hero. Orson Wells shows an exhibit or two in the Black Museum, then focuses on today’s item in question. Telephones ring, doorbells buzz, but […]

American Trail – Samuel Slators Machine, 1789. ep05, 1953.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:11 — 5.1MB) Samuel Slater is a mostly unrecognized figure from America’s early history. He came from England to bring plans to duplicate the textile machinery used over there to set up cotton mills in America. At that time raw materials that were produced in North America […]

Lum and Abner – New Methods Not Working. 411003.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:43 — 4.9MB) The salesmanship book hasn’t worked out so well so far, but Lum and Abner haven’t quite given up on it yet. Today, as Lum has gone to lunch, Abner and grandpap enjoy a game of checkers. When Lum catches them red handed, grandpap is […]

Superman – Last Of The Clipper Ships, 5of20, 410314.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:33 — 5.3MB) Clark confronts the captain about strange events, including the most recent. He had caught the helmsman sailing a wrong course. A storm approaches, and again the helmsman is confronted, but has no excuse. Clarks suspicions are not satisfied. As Superman, he flies back to […]

You Bet Your Life – Secret Word, Name. 500329.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:12 — 13.4MB) The comedy quiz series produced in Hollywood, featuring Groucho Marx. A couple of people with unusual occupations, a costume designer for a circus, and a ticket taker at a burlesque show. Find out what it’s like to be married to a circus clown, and […]

Dick Tracy – Case Of The Man Without A Head. 450920.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 14:09 — 6.5MB) Previously Dick and Pat were assigned to find the killer of 3 women. Today we join Dick as he questions the mother of one of the women, and has the hard job of telling of the murder. Though Mrs Smith is distraught, will she […]