Retro Radio Podcast

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


Jack Benny – A Train Trip To Los Angeles. 370328 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:35 — 9.4MB) In the train station in Chicago, Jack and the gang board the train bound for Los Angeles. Autograph seekers, Rochester the train porter, and the silliness of Kenny Baker. The train pulls out to a swinging tune by the band. Approaching New Mexico, […]

Vic and Sade – Ruthie Has Secrets. 400701. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:07 — 4.6MB) Sade cleans up after an evening with the Stembottoms. Vic has noticed that Ruthie didn’t seem like herself this evening. Sade is taken aback to know that Vic was so observant. What upset her? Since they both have touched on a mystery, they […]

Dennis Day – Dennis Donates For A New Gym. ep83, 480630 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:47 — 6.8MB) Dennis opens with a song, Taking Miss Mary to the Ball. Dennis thinks he finally knows the secret of success. He opens a checking account. To practice, he writes an impressive check to his old high school. Of course the check ends up […]

Vic and Sade – Who’s Who in Kitchenware. 410630. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:26 — 4.8MB) When Vic arrives home he has good news. He’s to appear in the kitchenware quarterly magazine, and is to write his own biographical sketch. What should he say about himself? Should he be humble? Or maybe boastful about his accomplishments? As he ponders […]

Jack Benny – Mississippi Gambler. ep840, 530329 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:01 — 20.5MB) Though Don laughs at his joke in the introduction, Jack isn’t thrilled at all. Dennis Day takes us down a different track when he tells about his recent dental work. The phone operators try to put a call through to Rochester, but gossip […]

Great Gildersleeves – Gildy Is in Love with Amelia Hooker. ep44, 420628 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:50 — 10.2MB) Gildy isn’t his typical, jovial self. He’s grumpy and snapping at everybody. Even Birdie thinks he’s full of prunes. Marjorie thinks a love interest might calm his mood. Who would be a good candidate for him? At first Gildersleeves resists, but soon comes […]

Lum and Abner – Learn That Squire Is Reselling Circus. 480624 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:10 — 4.7MB) Back in the Jot ‘Em Down store, Abner talks with grandpap. They get caught up on the situation that led to Abner leaving the circus. The missing money, the crush on Zenora, and the misunderstanding Lum had at finding out Abner was responsible […]

Lum and Abner – Squire Talks Lum into Selling Circus. 480623 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:31 — 4.8MB) The truth about who the thief really is has come out. Lum isn’t happy with Abner for doing it, but as much as Cedric knows, he doesn’t know Abners motives for taking the money. Lum is sure that Abner has backslid further than […]

Lum and Abner – Furious, Lum Vows to Make Thief Pay. 480622 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:05 — 4.6MB) Worried that his hiding place for the money turned it to ashes, Abner tells Cedric all about it. Hiding it in the wood burning stove turned disasterous when a fire was lit in it. Cedric tries to help Abner brainstorm ideas on how […]

Jack Benny – How Palm Springs Was Founded. ep838, 530315 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:30 — 22.7MB) Rolling back the clock a little, Don takes us back a few days to witness Jacks travel, and first couple days in the resort town of Palm Springs. Rochester drives the Maxwell past some drunken cows, and has a problem at the gas […]