Retro Radio Podcast

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


Lum and Abner – Abner Must Prove He’s Alive and Married. 480720 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:07 — 5.1MB) In the Jot ‘Em Down store, Abner is still trying to believe that he is the recipient of a $100k inheritance. He thinks Mr Donnely of the insurance company is giving him the money. Dick Huddleston enters. Maybe he can explainn how the […]

Jack Benny – Burns And Allen. 370411 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:56 — 6.9MB) That Hollywood fashion plait, Jack Benny, swaps tips on style with Don Wilson. How does phil harris choice in clothes stack up? Mary enters to learn a few things from the best dressed man in Hollywood. What about Kenny Baker? Ain’t he something? […]

Lum and Abner – Cedric Discusses Visit to Draft Board 480719 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:58 — 5.0MB) Cedric is the latest victim of the 5 year old letters. Today we find Lum on the phone, trying to iron out problems with his bookkeeping. The mix up with the letters apparently came when Dick Huddleston went on vacation, and had Lum […]

Lum and Abner – Cedric Receives Draft Notice; It Was Mailed in 1943. 480716 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:19 — 5.2MB) Even though grandpap hates Grimey Ludlow so much, he went to drive over for a visit… huh? Abner talks to Lum about why he did it. A batch of five year old letters were given out. Today Cedric enters, worried about his draft […]

Lum and Abner – Five Year Old Letter Makes Grandpap Think Grimy Ludlow is Coming to Visit. 480715 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 10:23 — 3.6MB) Audio is a little scratchy and skips some. Ben Withers talks to Lum and Abner about a letter from Grimey Ludlow. What’s Ben trying to say? Lum has trouble figuring it out with the way Ben gets himself sidetracked. Everybody is up in […]

Jack Benny – Jack Returns To Los Angeles. 370404 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:37 — 8.5MB) Spring, beautiful Spring, and natures little buttercup is speaking. Don and Jack talk about the nice weather, and gardening. Mary tells about how her garden is growing. What kind of hobbies appeal to Phil Harris? He hears about the tree that Waukegan planted […] Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 30:29 — 7.0MB) Lum and Abner – Audition for 30 Minute Format – Trouble Paying Their Back Taxes. A preview of the 30 minute episodes that will come. But not until a run of a few more 15 minute shows that will run over the remaining […]

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 […]