Retro Radio Podcast

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One Man’s Family – Book 71, Chapter 1. Reintroducing the Barbers (retro488) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:29 — 22.2MB) Exploring the family members in this complex family. Who are they, and how are they related to each other? This episode from 1949, som 18 years after the show has been on the air presents a road map in figuring it all out. […]

Superman – A Mystery For Superman, 5 episodes, Complete 420227-0309 (retro487) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:39:38 — 45.6MB) Here’s a complete story arc, and a farewell to Superman from the line up at the Retro Radio Podcast… at least for now. Enjoy the story, and enjoy the bonus snippets in between. 420227. On a train ride back to Metropolis, Perry White […]

Jack Benny – Carmichael The Polar Bear Is Sick 390312 (RV027 retro485( Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:32 — 17.6MB) A classic from Jack Benny, and another classic early episode from our first season. For a change, Jack introduces Don Wilson, who is celebrating his 15th year in radio,. How did he happen to get into radio? Phil tells about his own start […]

Mr District Attorney – The Deadly Snowflake 480526 (RV26S2 retro484) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:46 — 17.7MB) Another dip into the Retro Vault, with a show from the first season. The old fashioned Retrobots don’t have much to say, but Keith reminds people in the new intro that this is the second installment in the first request a listener asked […]

Judy Canova – Just Back From Cactus Junction. 460831 (retro486) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 36:41 — 16.8MB) Judy opens with a song, Sun in the Morning and the Moon at Night. She has just returned from an 8 week vacation, and tells aunt Aggie all about her trip. What has been happening back at Cactus Junction? Judy and aunt Aggie […]

Lone Ranger – Ezra Holten’s Claim ep914, 381205 (retro483) Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 35:57 — 16.5MB) Arizona Pete has escaped prson, and is on the loose. Meanwhile, old Ezra Holton and his wife Millie, have spent their lives prospecting, but with no luck. Should he give it up, and put his hand to farming instead? A civilized life is […]

Retro Timeline Update – January 19 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:13 — 1.1MB) Dateline, January 19: 1935 coopers inc. sells the first briefs. 1937 howard hughes sets a new record by flying from los angeles to new york in 7 hours 28 minutes. 1942 japanese forces invade berma. 1946 general douglas mac arthur organizes the international […]

Retro Timeline Update – January 18 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:05 — 1,008.8KB) Dateline, January 18: 1919 the paris peace conference opens in versailles 1941 brittish troops launch a counter offensive against italian north africa. 1943 the warsaw uprising. jews in the warsaw ghetto rise up for the first time. 1944 soviet forces liberate leningrad, affectingly […]

Retro Timeline Update – January 17. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:19 — 1.2MB) Dateline, January 17: 1917 the united states pays denmark 25 milliomn dollars for the virgin islands. 1929 popey the sailor man first appears in the thimble theater comic strip. 1945 the soviets capture the nearly destroyed city of warsaw. nazi forces begin the […]

Retro Timeline Update – January 16 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 0:57 — 893.7KB) Dateline, January 16: 1909 the shackleton expedition finds the magnetic south pole. 1919 the temperance movement enfluences congress to ratify the 18th amendment to the constitution. prohibition is to begin one year after the ratification. 1942 TWA flight 3 crashes, killing all aboard, […]