As the guys of Gasoline Alley work on a car repair, they manage to avoid a shopping errand. A bright idea is hatched to pull a fast one on rival, Mr Chiggers, but it involves risking their tow truck. The plan seems to go bad for them, since Mr Chiggers is a little more tricky than expected. Still, there just might be a way to come out of this mess and save face. The guys get out trouble with Chiggers, but not with their wives.
Let’s ride to storyland on a speed boat. Todays story is one about a mean ddwarf.
Once upon a time in a land beyond the moon, a princess needs a groom, and the queen mother is unhappy. Though the princess already has a prince in mind, a Yellow Dwarf comes calling at the palace. Does the little man have a chance? Now it’s time for the princess to be unhappy.
A deal has been made with the underworld, but will true love be able to win out in the end?
Just as you’ve found them in newspaper comics from coast to coast, all the gang from Gasoline Alley are now on the air. This first episode has audio quality that is a bit mushy.
The guys in the gas station get trapped into being charge of applying some discipline, and are put in charge of the baby. They hear a radio report of criminals on the loose. All this immediately followed by a call to come out to work on a broken car.
All this leads to a situation where paths cross. The mechanics take a crying baby to the country, and are faced by a bandit with a gun. How with the big brave men handle the touchy situation? Let’s just say that sometimes a kid can do things that grown ups don’t expect.
Take a trip to storyland by climbing a rope.
Today’s story is one from the Thousand and One Arabian Nights. Three princes are seeking a bride, but only one princess is in the land to marry. Each are worthy and honorable, so they go to the wise king. A challenge is set forth to spend a year to seek out the best, and most rare of treasures. Each prince finds an enchanted charm.
It isn’t until the princess sets forth her own challenge that the three suitors are sifted through. Which will she choose? With each prince being worthy, will they be content in losing the hand of the fair princess? Listen in learn about the three enchanted charms, an apple that can heal anybody, an ivory tube that can see anywhere, and the flying carpet.
The audio starts with the story in progress. Audio quality is excellent. The story of a conceited, arogant king who is taken in by a couple of con men posing as magical weavers of the finest cloth. They boast of a magical cloth that will let the king know who are the worthy ones in his kingdom, and those who are not.
At the same time, a little girl, and her brother are on a desperate mission to the kingdom. How can they help? The king is far too pleased over his decision to hire the weavers, and only finds out too late, and caught in public without his clothes. The truth can be a big wake up call.
Fasten your seatbelts as the Pretenders blast off in a rocket to travel to storyland today. It’s going to be the classic fairy tale of Sleeping Beauty.
The story of a baby who was blessed by a group of good witches at her birth. When a evil witch put a curse on her, there’s still one good wish to counter act it. Still, when the girl comes of age, she is doomed to fall into a deep sleep, only to be awakened by a kiss from prince Charming.
Join in with the excitement of the whole town when they cheer on the awakening of the princess.