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The great ones are back in action.

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The great ones are back in action.

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Love the podcast

By 123@Doingok - Jan 22 2020
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Nice hosting and background information! Well done.

Great show

By Trilolight - Jan 14 2020
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Great show! Thanks for creating this podcast.

iTunes Ratings

1124 Ratings
Average Ratings
815
145
80
47
37

Love the podcast

By 123@Doingok - Jan 22 2020
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Nice hosting and background information! Well done.

Great show

By Trilolight - Jan 14 2020
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Great show! Thanks for creating this podcast.
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OTR Detective – The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

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The great ones are back in action.

Rank #1: EP3133: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Barbara James Matter

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Johnny searches for the insured wife of a wealthy man. Original Air Date: June 29, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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May 08 2020

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Rank #2: EP3018: Boston Blackie: The Construction Contractor Murders

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A feud between two contractors turns murderous. Original Air Date: April 27, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Dec 26 2019

35mins

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Rank #3: EP3121: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Arrowcraft Matters

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Johnny Dollar investigates the fatal sinkings of several Arrowcraft Boats. Original Air Date: June 15, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Take the listener...

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Apr 24 2020

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Rank #4: EP3131: Man Called X: Acme Oil Refinery

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The Man Called X investigates a series of sabotage at oil refineries. Original Air Date:April 17, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 06 2020

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Rank #5: EP3113: Man Called X: The Stolen Lavalier

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When a mysterious woman kisses him, the Man Called X has to France to find her and the jewelry she was wearing. Original Air Date: July 23, 1946 Support the show monthly at...

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Apr 15 2020

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Rank #6: EP3031: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Alec Jefferson (Youthful Millionaire)

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A wealthy young man whose plunged his fortune into an Independent wildcat oil operation disappears. Original Air Date: March 7, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com...

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Jan 10 2020

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Rank #7: EP3132: Mystery is My Hobby: Murder Bound

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One of four people cooped up in a a cabin in Winter dies. One of them, a doctor, insists its suicide, but evidence points to murder. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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May 07 2020

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Rank #8: EP3072: Sherlock Holmes: The Return of the Jack of Diamonds

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A 17th Century Highway Man haunts the Hampstead Heath. Original Air Date: April 25, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Feb 27 2020

39mins

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Rank #9: EP2965: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Skullduggery in Skull Canyon

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Johnny goes to Arizona to investigate a mine that’s stopped paying off for its owners. Original Air Date: November 26, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com...

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Oct 25 2019

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Rank #10: EP3020: Dragnet: The Big Hat

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Friday and Smith search for a diamond robber. Original Air Date: February 15, 1955 ‘ Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Dec 28 2019

31mins

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Rank #11: EP3122: Dragnet: The Big Sisters

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An elderly woman reports a daring daylight burglary. Original Air Date: May 31, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Apr 25 2020

31mins

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Rank #12: EP3115: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Caligio Diamond Matter

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Johnny is called in when a man is murdered and a $200,000 diamond stolen. Original Air Date: June 8, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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Apr 17 2020

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Rank #13: EP3056: Dragnet: The Big Talk

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An out of town watch salesman reports being robbed of his entire case. Original Air Date: March 22, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis...

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Feb 08 2020

30mins

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Rank #14: EP3002s: Lux Radio Theater: The Third Man

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Holly Martin, a pulp writer is called to post-War Vienna by an old friend. He finds his friend dead in an apparent accident. However, Martin finds many inconsistencies and sets out to find the truth....

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Dec 08 2019

1hr 9mins

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Rank #15: EP3130: It’s a Crime, Mr. Collins: The Pink Lady

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A fan dancer who’s ex-lover was murdered turns to Greg for help clearing her of the murder. Original Air Date: December 23, 1957 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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May 05 2020

32mins

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Rank #16: EP3127: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The London Matter

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Johnny boards a boat to London along with some insured cargo because a Treasury Man suspects there’s a cache of narcotics among the cargo. Original Air Date: June 22, 1950 When making your...

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May 01 2020

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Rank #17: EP3104: Dragnet: The Big Fraud (Jack Webb Centennial)

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Friday and Smith investigate when two impersonate police offers and shake down a visiting businessman. Original Air Date: October 27, 1953 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net...

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Apr 04 2020

33mins

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Rank #18: EP2989: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Death Takes a Working Day

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Johnny investigates the death of a wealthy insured man. Original Air Date: February 3, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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Nov 22 2019

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Rank #19: EP3001: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Gravedigger’s Spade

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Johnny goes to North Dakota hoping to change the minds of an insured elderly couple who wants to commit suicide as soon as they change their beneficiary. Original Air Date: February 17, 1950 When...

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Dec 06 2019

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Rank #20: EP3134: Dragnet: The Big Fall Guy

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Friday and Smith search for a man who robbed two separate stores. Original Air Date: June 14, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 09 2020

30mins

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EP3152: Dragnet: The Big Rush

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Friday and Smith investigate a series of tavern robberies. Original Air Date: July 5, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 30 2020

28mins

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EP3151: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Henry J Unger Matter

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Johnny his hired to keep an eye on a released convict who he sent to prison. Original Air Date: July 20, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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May 29 2020

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EP3150: Mystery is My Hobby: The Walking Corpse

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A wealthy man calls Barton because he suspects an unidentified corpse is that of his ninth wife. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 28 2020

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AWR0119: Top Secret: Night Train to Berlin

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Baroness Karin Geza has to intercept a Gestapo Agent carrying a weapon that could turn the course of the War aboard a train to Berlin. Original Air Date: Read more ...

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May 27 2020

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EP3149: The Man Called X: Swindle in Honolulu

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Several returned servicemen have been swindled with the promise of a house in Hawaii and the Man Called X has been implicated. Original Air Date: June 5, 1947 Support the show monthly at...

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May 27 2020

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EP3148: Casebook of Gregory Hood: Fifth Avenue

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While on a tour bus, Gregory Hood encounters a beautiful brunette with a .32 automatic who leaves a package behind her. Original Air Date: May 5, 1947 Support the show monthly at...
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May 26 2020

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EP3147: Box 13: Hunt and Peck

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A man on death row asks Dan to clear him less than 48 hours before he’s due to die. Original Air Date: Sometime in 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show...

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May 25 2020

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EP3146: Dragnet: The Big Convertible

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The only clue Friday and Smith have to a check forger is he left the scene of the crime driving a late model Ford convertible. Original Air Date: June 28, 1955 Support the show monthly at...

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May 23 2020

33mins

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Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Calgary Matter

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Johnny is called up and offered a chance to solve a larger robbery. Original Air Date: July 13, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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May 22 2020

34mins

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EP3144: Mystery is My Hobby: Blackmail

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Barton Drake and Inspector Danton investigate the murder of a female blackmailer. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 21 2020

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EP3143: Man Called X: The Stamp Story

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The Man Called X travels to Central America to prevent a coup. Original Air Date: April 24. 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 20 2020

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EP3142: It’s a Crime, Mr. Collins: The Rockabye Murder

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Gail and Greg arrive in a small Western town and stumble into a murder. Original Air Date: January 20, 1958 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time...

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May 19 2020

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EP3141: Box 13: Hare and Hounds

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A man steals a letter from Box 13 and when Dan travels to another city to speak to the man who sent it, he finds himself being hunted for murder. Original Air Date: Sometime in 1948 Support the show...

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May 18 2020

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EP3140 Dragnet: The Big Grab

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Friday and Smith try to help catch the kidnapper of a six-year-old girl but have to deal with parents who are reluctant to call the police in. Original Air Date:June 21, 1955 Support the show monthly...

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May 16 2020

28mins

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EP3139: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Belo-Horizonte Matter

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Johnny goes to Brazil to investigate a series of “accidental” train wrecks that may not be so accidental. Original Air Date: July 6, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember...

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May 15 2020

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EP3138: Mystery is My Hobby: Short Distance to Murder

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A powerful political figure and the frontrunner in the Gubernatorial race dies suddenly. It appears to be suicide, but is it really? Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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May 14 2020

28mins

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EP3137: Man Called X: Mr. Messler and the Insurance Policy

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The Man Called X investigates the disappearance of the companion ship of a ship that made it safely to harbor. Original Air Date: April 24,1 947 Support the show monthly at...

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May 13 2020

29mins

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EP3136: It’s a Crime, Mr. Collins: The Blue-Steel Fountain Pen

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Greg and Gail visit a steel plant and witness a worker falling to his death. Original Air Date: Unknown Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 12 2020

30mins

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EP3135: Box 13: Flash of Light

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A man visiting from a small town asks Dan for help to find out what happened during two days he can’t remember. Original Air Date: April 16, 1946 Support the show monthly at...

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May 11 2020

32mins

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EP3134: Dragnet: The Big Fall Guy

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Friday and Smith search for a man who robbed two separate stores. Original Air Date: June 14, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 09 2020

30mins

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iTunes Ratings

1124 Ratings
Average Ratings
815
145
80
47
37

Love the podcast

By 123@Doingok - Jan 22 2020
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Nice hosting and background information! Well done.

Great show

By Trilolight - Jan 14 2020
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Great show! Thanks for creating this podcast.