The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

On the Great Detectives of Old Time Radio, every day we feature a different detective program. Our current line-up is Mister Chameleon, The Man Called X, Philo Vance, Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and Tales of the Texas Rangers. Podcast Award-nominated Host Adam Graham has been your guide through each series since 2009 as he provides insightful commentary and humor after each episode as well as responding to listener questions and feedback.

Episodes

May 24, 2022 36 min
A woman is found murdered at the home of her ex-husband after losing custody of her child.

Original Air Date: April 12, 1950

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A great reporter who became an alcoholic is killed after telling Casey about his tell-all memoir.

Original Air Date: January 20, 1954

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An elderly constable is murdered by a fugitive cop killer.

Original Air Date: March 25, 1951

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Johnny is called in to investigate the smuggling of illegal diamonds that are undercutting legitimate diamond traders and driving them out of business.

Original Air Date: November 24, 1953

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The girlfriend of an ex-racketeer is murdered.

Original Air Date: April 19, 1949

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Ken goes to Afghanistan to prevent the Soviets from acquiring the hydrogen bomb.

Original Air Date: May 6, 1952

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An inventor is found dead in a room completely covered with dust...except for the gun.

Original Air Date: April 5, 1950

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Casey investigates the murder of a driver by a hitchhiker.

Original Air Date: January 13, 1954

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An adoptive father is robbed and shot at his used car dealership.

Original Air Date: March 18, 1951

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Johnny investigates the murder of an insured New York City policeman.

Original Air Date: November 17, 1953


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Two daughters of a wealthy man are murdered...and District Attorney Markham doesn't want Vance to investigate.

Original Air Date: April 12, 1949

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After the murder of a man bringing medical supplies to those strung with cholera in Malaysia the Man Called X travels there to bring medicine and confront the guerillas responsible for the murder.

Original Air Date: April 29, 1952

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A maid is murdered after tendering her resignation and announcing she'd marry the master of the house.

Original Air Date: December 21, 1949

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An upholsterer found murdered in his own locked shop.

Original Air Date: November 16, 1950

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The seeing-eye dog of a missing blind man shows up beaten in a small town. Jace sets out to find the owner.

Original Air Date: March 11, 1951

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Johnny is called in to investigate when a boy is nearly killed and ends up paralyzed as a result of a racket dealing in fake polio treatments.

Original Air Date: November 10, 1953

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A hated movie actor is killed on the set of a Western film.

Original Air Date: April 5, 1949

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Ken travels to Wyoming to find out if a scientist who was rumored to have collaborated with the Nazis is behind an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in cattle.

Original Air Date: April 22, 1952

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A divorced photographer is found murdered.

Original Air Date: September 28, 1949

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An elderly woman calls to report that a mysterious boarder was found stabbed in her own room.

Original Air Date: November 9, 1951

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