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The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio Volume 2

  • Dragnet: The Brick Bat Slayer (EP1424)

    18 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 22, 2014 Friday and Romero investigate a series of brutal murders of women. Original Air Date: September 24, 1949 Starring Jack Webb as Joe Friday, Barton Yarborough as Ben Romero Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/
    32m 56s
  • Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Markham Matter (EP1423)

    17 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 21, 2014 Johnny is called in when a wealthy insured woman disappears and her husband begins taking control of her finances. Original Air Date: November 18, 1956' Starring Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/
    33m 57s
  • Nick Carter: The Case of the Gold Headed Cane (EP1422)

    16 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 20, 2014 Nick Carter is hired  to recover jewels stolen from a foreign mine. Original Air Date: January 19, 1947 Originating in New York Starring Lon Clark as Nick Carter Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/ Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net/
    29m 1s
  • Philip Marlowe: Night Tide (EP1421)

    15 MAY 2024 · Original Release Date: November 19, 2014 Marlowe is hired by a businessman who is concerned that a dock worker he sent to prison is out for vengeance. Original Air Date: May 21, 1949 Originated in Hollywood Starring Gerald Mohr as Philip Marlowe Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/ Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net/
    32m 5s
  • Crime and Peter Chambers: The Sandra Mantel Murder (EP1420)

    14 MAY 2024 · Original Release Date: November 17, 2014 Peter Chambers delivers ransom money and becomes a target for murder. Original Air Date: April 20, 1954 Originated in New York Starring Dane Clark as Peter Chambers, William Zucker as Lt. Louie Parker Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/ Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net/
    26m 56s
  • The Saint: Sonata for a Slayer (EP1419)

    13 MAY 2024 · Original Release Date: November 17, 2014 The Saint investigates the murder of a composer and the named suspect is Beethoven. Original Air Date: June 18, 1950 Originated in Hollywood Starring: Vincent Price as the Saint Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net/ Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net/ Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net/ Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net/
    31m 23s
  • Dragnet: James Vickers (EP1418)

    11 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 15, 2014 Friday and Romero investigate a seemingly random killing of a police officer. Original Air Date: September 17, 1949 Originated in Hollywood Starred Jack Webb as Joe Friday and Barton Yarborough as Ben Romero Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net
    33m 50s
  • Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Confederate Coinage Matter (EP1417)

    10 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 14, 2014 Johnny heads down South to investigate the theft of a valuable Confederate half dollar. Original Air Date: July 28, 1957 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com/ Starred Jack Webb as Joe Friday and Barton Yarborough as Ben Romero Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net Check out all our social media links and connect with us at https://www.greatdetectives.net
    33m 1s
  • Nick Carter: The Case of the Imitation Robbery (EP1416)

    9 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 13, 2014 Nick Carter is called in to investigate a series of thefts from a jewelry story where expensive diamonds are substituted for imitations. Original Air Date: December 22, 1946
    31m 7s
  • Philip Marlowe: The Promise to Pay (EP1415)

    8 MAY 2024 · Release Date: November 12, 2014 A young businessman hires Marlowe after he’s blackmailed over a marker he gave to a gambler that could ruin his career. Original Air Date: May 14, 1949 Originated in Hollywood  Starring Gerald Mohr as Philip Marlowe Support the show monthly at https://patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at https://support.greatdetectives.net Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715 GIve us a call at 208-991-4783 Take the listener survey at https://survey.greatdetectives.net
    34m 8s

Adam Graham continues his journey through Old Time Radio Detective programs from their first available adventure to their final bow in Seasons 4-6 which were released between 2012 and 2015,...

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Adam Graham continues his journey through Old Time Radio Detective programs from their first available adventure to their final bow in Seasons 4-6 which were released between 2012 and 2015, featuring nearly 1,000 Old Time Radio episodes. You can listen to the current podcast feed of The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio here.

Picking up where we left off at the end of Volume 1, Volume 2 begins by continuing the Adventures of Frank Race, The Fat Man, Let George Do It, Sherlock Holmes (with John Stanley and later John Gielgud) and Yours Truly Johnny Dollar with John Lund.

In this volume, we'll hear these Golden Age Radio Classics:
  • Bob Bailey taking over as Yours Truly Johnny Dollar in exciting serials and then in thrilling half hour episodes.
  • The legal mystery series from the mind of Erle Stanley Gardener A Life in Your Hands
  • Cases of Mr. Ace Starring George Raft
  • The International Mystery series Mr. I.A. Moto
  • The adventures of crime-solving lawyer John J. Malone
  • The greatest of all manhunters Nick Carter, Master Detective
  • The police procedural classic The Line-Up
  • An antiques dealer and amateur detectives opens The Casebook of Gregory Hood
  • 1930s Crimefightint Action with Police Headquarters
  • The Adventures of Philip Marlowe starring both Van Heflin and Gerald Mohr
  • 1930s Crime-solving Action with Police Headquarters
  • Manhunt featured a police criminologist who is smarter than the detectives and doesn't mind showing it every chance he gets!
  • Half-doctor, Half Detective, all lovable responsible adult. Dr, Tim, Detective is assisted in solving crimes by a couple of kids who he instructs in important lessons in science and medicine.
  • Tales of Scotland Yard Inspector Peter Black and his Pursuit of Justice
  • Pat Novak for Hire is back for a second run through his hard-boiled adventures to contrast with the other Jack Webb show that ran concurrently for a weeks.
  • We begin our journey through the landmark radio program Dragnet starring Webb as the rules for police dramas are rewritten.
  • Vincent Price stars as the Saint, the modern Robin Hood of Crime
  • Easy Money tells of a magician-turned-detective who exposes con games.
  • Dane Clark stars as a New York Private Eye in Crime and Peter Chambers
  • Ellery Queen challenges you to match wits with him in amazing puzzle mysteries.
  • The first radio incarnation of Michael Shayne starring Wally Maher as a Bay Area Private Detective
  • A Chicago-based Criminologist uses psychology to solve crimes in The Crime Files of Flammond
Also listen to even more obscure series such as Homocide O'Kane, Here Comes McBride, Miss Pinkerton Incorporated, A Johnny Fletcher Mystery, Police Blotter, Call the Police, The Big Guy, The Man from Homicide, and Hearthstone of the Death Squad.

Also listen for specials starring Orson Welles, Adolph Menjous, Gregory Peck, Dick Powell, Robert Montgomery, and William Bendix as we feature adaptations of Philip Marlowe Movies, Raymond Chandler short stories, and Edgar Allen Poe's Detective Auguste Dupin.
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