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Dangerous Assignment – Berlin Kidnapping. 500109 (retro525)

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Lum and Abner 1942 Diogenes Smith Summary and Affects. (retro524)

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Retro OTRDiary 21 Lum and Abner Compilation – Movies To Oil Wells. (retro523)

http://media.blubrry.com/retro/p/retro-otr.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/523ROTRD21LA_MoviesToOilWells.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 47:03 — 43.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSFilling in a gap where the half hour shows go missing, I look back at the story arc as it was around this time of the year in March 1939. There’s not enough time to present all the highlights, but […]

Mysterious Traveller – Woman In Black. 470309 (RV35 retro522)

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Retro OTRDiary 20 Interview: Donnie Pitchford, Part 3 (retro521)

http://media.blubrry.com/retro/p/retro-otr.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/521ROTRDiary20InterviewDonniePitchfordPart3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:04 — 14.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this installment of my combined interview and glimpse at the 1935 season of Lum and Abner, Donnie Pitchford offers some background on the introduction of bandleader, Opie Cates as Luke Spear’s nephew. Another cast member to be introducved wwas […]

Retro OTRDiary 20 Interview: Donnie Pitchford, Part 3 (retro521)

http://media.blubrry.com/retro/p/retro-otr.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/521ROTRDiary20InterviewDonniePitchfordPart3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:04 — 14.7MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this installment of my combined interview and glimpse at the 1935 season of Lum and Abner, Donnie Pitchford offers some background on the introduction of bandleader, Opie Cates as Luke Spear’s nephew. Another cast member to be introduced was […]

Barry Craig – Kitchens Come with Knives 530922 (retro520)

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Retrro OTRDiary 19 Interview Donnie Pitchford Part 2. (retro519)

http://media.blubrry.com/retro/p/retro-otr.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/519ROTRDiary19InterviewDonniePitchfordPart2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 42:30 — 19.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn the style of a Retro OTRDiary, to stand in for where the usual installment of Lum and Abner is missing, I present another mashed together collection of classic clips with my interview with Donnie Pitchford, originally recorded on Feb […]

Interview: Kate Schweikle – Plus Snooks, George, and Gracie (retro517)

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Retro OTRDiary 18 Interview with Donnie Pitchford (retro516)

http://media.blubrry.com/retro/p/retro-otr.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/516ROTRDiary_Interview_DonniePitchford.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 32:57 — 15.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSPart of a longer interview I had with uncle Donnie Pitchford, President of the National Lum and Abner Society. The show is a series of clips. I talk with Donnie about a few differences between the 15 minute shows, to […]