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WHEN RADIO WAS features digitally-restored episodes of classic old-time radio. This highly popular show is hosted by old-time radio expert Greg Bell.

It's a fun, family-friendly show for listeners of every generation.

WHEN RADIO WAS presents classic shows including Abbott & Costello, Sam Spade, Hopalong Cassidy, The Shadow, Fibber McGee and Molly, The Jack Benny Show, Gang Busters, Gunsmoke, Suspense, Dragnet, and many more.

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Today's Episode
 
April 15, 2024
The Jack Benny Program & Lum & Abner
Today, we present a pair of classic comedies: a 1944 episode of The Jack Benny Program, followed by a 1943 visit to Pine Ridge with Lum & Abner.
Upcoming Episodes
 
April 16, 2024
The Adv. of Philip Marlowe & Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter
On today's show, Gerald Mohr stars in The Adventures of Phillip Marlowe from 8/25/1950. Plus, we make our weekly stop in Valley Springs with Mary Foster, the Editor's Daughter.
 
April 17, 2024
The Great Gildersleeve & The Adv. of Superman
Today, we present a 1948 episode of The Great Gildersleeve. Then, it's our weekly visit to Metropolis on The Adventures of Superman, as the Man of Steel begins a new adventure.
 
April 18, 2024
Philip Marlowe & Blair of the Mounties
For reasons unknown, we get a second dose this week of Gerald Mohr starring as Philip Marlowe. Then, we go back to 1935 for the debut episode of Blair of the Mounties.
 
April 19, 2024
Fibber McGee & Molly & Yours Truly. Johnny Dollar
Today we present a 1940 episode of Fibber McGee & Molly. Then, America's fabulous freelance insurance investigator continues his look into The Clinton Matter, on Yours Truly. Johnny Dollar.
Recent Episodes
 
April 12, 2024
Command Performance & Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar
We open with a music and variety program originally created to entertain the US troops overseas, this episode entitled "Winged Victory Edition". Then, after Command Performance, it's time for Part 2 of "The Clinton Matter" on Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar.
 
April 11, 2024
The Green Hornet & Police Headquarters
Today we present a 1939 episode of The Green Hornet, followed by more 1930s crimefighting action at Police Headquarters.
 
April 10, 2024
The Jack Benny Program & The Adv. of Superman
First up today, it's a 1937 installment of The Jack Benny Program. Then, the storyline "The Disappearance of Clark Kent" wraps up on The Adventures of Superman!
 
April 09, 2024
I Was a Communist for the FBI & Mary Foster, Editor's Daughter
Up first, it's cold war intrigue with I Was a Communist for the FBI! Then, we bring you the next installment of the popular daytime soap, Mary Foster, the Editor's Daughter.
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