3/9/2014 Sound Affects: A Radio Playground

 

Detectives old and new.

First the new: Garson Krebs, P.I. in The Divice, from the Radio Repertory Company of America.  Garson has to solve the mystery of banks being robbed by celebrities.

And then, Pat Novak For Hire, starring Jack Webb.  It's a tale called Escape From Prison, where Pat is hired to intercept a man who has escaped from a local prison, before he can get into any more trouble.  Originally broadcast in April 1949.  Jack Webb went on to make several detective series, including Jeff Regan, Investigator, and then the famous Dragnet

Playlist Tracks: 
Radio repertory Company of America - The Divice
Album: Garson Krebs, P.I.; Label: rrca.com
CBS - Escape from Prison
Album: Pat Novak For Hire; Label: CBS
Air Date: 
March 9, 2014

Sound Affects: A Radio Playground Archives