Golden Classics Great OTR Shows

Golden Classics Great OTR Shows - Classic Radio Shows From the 30’s onwards

November 30th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-07-09 (09) The Trap

"The Trap". 4:00 P. M. An O. S. S. operative is sent to a German-occupied town in France to find out if the Nazis really hid re-inforcements in the woods. The spy's abilities as a cartoonist is a definite plus, but his escape from the pursuing Nazis results in a wild flight. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. The Trap is the story of an American OSS agent who prevented an American advance on to German soil from turning in to a massacre is a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services.

November 30th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-07-02 (08) The Eyes of Buddha

4:00 P. M. is preceded by a news bulletin: "Seoul Korea has been raided by American and Australian war planes. One of two North Korean planes shot down had a Russian red star." An O. S. S. operative flies to Siam to rescue an American held by the Japanese. After witnessing a Japanese decapitation, a daring escape is made from a Japanese prison camp. Part of the system cue has been deleted. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. The Eyes of Buddha is the story of an American OSS agent who went deep in to enemy territory to enlist the help of a nation which had declared war on the United States is a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services.

November 30th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-06-25 (07) Direct Line to Bomber

Two spies for the O. S. S. enter Berlin with walkie talkies to guide Allied bombers attacking the city. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. Direct Line To Bombers is the story of an American OSS agent who during the height of the war directed from the streets of Berlin an American attack is a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic 

November 30th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-06-18 (06) The Kachin Story

An O. S. S. operative is shot down in Burmese head-hunting country. With the help of an Irish priest and his Kuching friends, the American battles a wiley Japanese commander, M. I. T., class of '37! The Kachin Story tells of an American agent dropped behind Japanese lines in Burma a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services. A story that can now be told…

November 28th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-06-11 (05) The People in the Forest

Robert Scarpella parachutes into occupied France. The underground is being plagued by a traitor in their midst. The start of the program was delayed 45 seconds for golf scores. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. The People In The Forrest is a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services.

November 28th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-06-04 (04) The Brenner Pass Story

Donald Harper, who was assigned to blow up an Italian highway and who succeeded with the help of a beautiful woman. Even though this O. S. S. agent did not live, his mission was a success. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. The Brenner Pass is the story of an American engineer who single handed cut off the escape of part of the German army in Italy from onrushing American troops and was suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services.

November 28th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger 50-05-28 (03) The Trojan Horse

Gabrielle Monet, a Parisian nightclub singer, is brought to Casablanca to give her former lover the wrong information about the planned Allied invasion of North Africa. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Black Warfare, espionage and international intrigue, these are the weapons of the OSS. The Trojan Horse is a story suggested by actual incidents recorded in the Washington files of the Office of Strategic Services.

November 26th, 2018    

Cloak and Dagger File 2218 Frank Baker’s Story

4:00 P. M. Colonel Corey Ford introduces the series before the story. An announcement is made that this is the first show of the series, but in an ambigiuous way. The stories are based on a book by Corey Ford and Alistair McBain. An American O. S. S. member parachutes into occupied Austria on a spying mission, but makes a serious mistake. Keep your eye on the button! The story is untitled in NBC records. The program of May 14, 1950 was pre-empted for a speech by President Truman. Are you willing to undertake a dangerous mission behind the enemy line knowing that you may never return alive? This was the question asked during the war to agents of the OSS (Office of Strategic Services) ordinary citizens who to this question answered yes. Before this first episode begins you will hear from the co-author of the book Cloak & Dagger who was also a former OSS officer on whom the series is based, Colonel Corey Ford.

November 25th, 2018    

Sherlock Holmes The Disappearance Of Lady Frances Carfax

The Disappearance of Lady Frances Carfax.  Sunday, August 27, 1978,  (No. 13)
Credits: Producer and Director, Roger Pine; Adapter, Michael Bakewell.
Cast: Barry Foster (Sherlock Holmes), David Buck (Dr. Watson), Brian Blessed (The Hon. Philip Green), Harold Kasket (German Hotelier), Bruce Beeby (Holy Peters), Joy Stewart (Mrs. Peters), George Woolley (Mrs, Timmins), Roger Hume (Vibart), Jean Rogers (Wilkins), Hedli Niklaus (Marie).

November 25th, 2018    

Sherlock Holmes The Abbey Grange

The Abbey Grange. Sunday, August 20, 1978,  (No. 12)
Credits: Producer, Roger Pine; Director and Adapter, Michael Bakewell.
Cast: Barry Foster (Sherlock Holmes), David Buck (Dr. Watson), Nicolette McKenzie (Lady Brackenstall), Michael McClain (Capt. Croker), Madi Hedd (Theresa), George Little (Insp. Hopkins).

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