Retro Radio Podcast

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

Archive for November 2012

Bing Crosby – Christmas Show

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:29 — 13.5MB) Playlist: In keeping with his tradition Bing opens with, Adeste Fidelis. The Christmas Song. The Charioteers join Bing for a version of jazzed up, Jingle Bells White Christmas. Ken Carpenter narrates a Christmas drama about a Mexican donkey. Bing helps a boy see the […]

Dragnet – The Big Gone. 541130

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:05 — 6.0MB) Joe Friday is on Robbery Detail, and goes to investigate trouble at a flower shop. Friday seems to have a little hang up over the Southern drawl of the flower shop man who was robbed at gun point, but the details eventually unfold. The […]

Jubilee – Count Basie Teddy Wilson. 431130

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:26 — 13.0MB) In the absence of Ernie Whitman, a substitute announcer, carries the functions of emcee. Count Basey is introduced, and starts right in with the Wood Choppers Ball. Count Basy calls his vocalist, Jimmy Rushing, to the mike to sing, Baby Won’t You Please Come […]

Cinnamon Bear – Weary Willy. ep2, 371130.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:44 — 5.4MB) The Cinnamon Bear shrinks the twins down to be 4 inches tall. They use a Christmas ornament airplane to fly in search of the Crazy Quilt Dragon and the Silver Star. The free loading Weary Willie drinks all their soda pop fuel for their […]

Aldrich Family – Selling Christmas Cardse

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:09 — 11.1MB) Actually aired in the Summer time, when seasonal cards are produced, and selling them offered folks of the old time radio era a chance to earn a few dollars. Henry Aldrich is trying to work with a card company to get some samples to […]

Let George Do It – Stand In For Murder. 481129

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:37 — 6.8MB) A man writes to George with a problem. He has to commit a crime to keep from being in trouble. When he talks to George in person, it is a matter of blackmail. He is trying to get out of being involved with a […]

Burns and Allen – Gracie Goes Back to College. 451129

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:32 — 13.5MB) In order to recieve his inheritance, George has to go back to college. He feels uncomfortable on the campus with all those young kids. Gracie and Bill Goodwin try to butter him up, and boost his confidence. When a classmate pops in, he and […]

Abbott and Costello – Opening A Gas Station. 451129.

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:04 — 13.3MB) Bud and Lou have a new gas station and they talk about girls, work, cars, and things about servicing cars. After plenty of word playing, Lou talks about his new car. Will Osbourne plays, Tampico. Back in the gas station, Lou waits on a […]