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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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1013 Ratings
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By Valntynallyr - Nov 02 2019
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I enjoy the shows and the commentary from the host.

Great Stuff

By El Gabe-O - Aug 16 2019
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Thank you Adam, keep it up.

iTunes Ratings

1013 Ratings
Average Ratings
739
126
73
45
30

Great content

By Valntynallyr - Nov 02 2019
Read more
I enjoy the shows and the commentary from the host.

Great Stuff

By El Gabe-O - Aug 16 2019
Read more
Thank you Adam, keep it up.

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OTR Detective – The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

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EP2823: Philip Marlowe: Trouble is My Business (Listener’s Choice Short Division #4)

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Philip Marlowe is hired to look into the wedding of a wealthy young man to a woman with dubious motives. Original Air Date: August 5, 1947 Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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May 13 2019

32mins

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EP2821: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Deadly Crystal Matter

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Johnny is investigating a case of a stolen $300,000 necklace, and then it’s returned by a mysterious woman without explanation. Original Air Date: September 23, 1962 Check out the Old Time...

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May 10 2019

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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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EP2822: Dragnet: The Big Rescue

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Friday and Smith’s investigation of a robbery is complicated when one of the robbers is broken out along with a murder suspect. Original Air Date: July 13, 1954 Support the show monthly at...

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May 11 2019

31mins

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EP2911: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Out of the Fire and Into the Frying Pan

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Johnny is sent to a State fair to protect a prize hog. Original Air Date: August 21, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

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Aug 23 2019

33mins

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EP2887: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Case of the $100,000 Legs

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Johnny is called to play bodyguard to protect an actress whose legs are insured for $100,000. Johnny arrives to find the legs intact but the actress dead. Original Air Date: April 15, 1949 When...

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Jul 26 2019

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EP2875: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Milford Brooks III Matter

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Johnny tries to protect the life of an insured man who seems determined to commit suicide and has named a notorious gangster as his beneficiary. Original Air Date: March 25, 1949 When making your...

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Jul 12 2019

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EP2857: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Slow Boat from China

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Johnny goes to Signapore to find out what’s behind delays that are stopping a ship from reaching America. Original Air Date: February 25, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember...

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Jun 21 2019

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EP2845: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Parakoff Policy

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Johnny goes to Ohio to see if he can find evidence to prevent an insured man from being executed. Original Air Date: February 18, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember...

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Jun 07 2019

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EP2867: Rocky Jordan: Wong Lee’s Secret

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A friend of Rocky’s and the leader of Chinese expatriates in Cairo, summons Rocky to his home and then murders a man right in front of Rocky’s eyes and tells him to tell whoever he wants....

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Jul 03 2019

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EP2999: Rocky Jordan: The Broken Wing

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The father of a young woman asks Rocky to protect his daughter but won’t tell him from what. Original Air Date: August 6, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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Dec 04 2019

33mins

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EP3000: Boston Blackie: The Tiny Philip Murders

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A short man shoots and kills a jewelry store owner to steal Boston Blackie’s watch. Original Air Date: April 13, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on...

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Dec 05 2019

30mins

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EP2923: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Search for Michelle Marsh

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Johnny goes to Boston to find a missing insured woman and finds a private eye who dies with her name on his lips. Original Air Date:September 25, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember...

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Sep 06 2019

34mins

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EP2905: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Murder Ain’t Minor

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Johnny takes a simple job from a disreputable man to find a woman to sign insurance. Johnny finds himself in the midst of a murder investigation. Original Air Date: August 7, 1949 When making your...

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Aug 16 2019

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EP2863: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Robert Perry Case

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Johnny is called in to serve as bodyguard to a wealthy businessman who is blown up as soon as his secretary pages him after Johnny arrived. Original Air Date: March 4, 1949 When making your travel...

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Jun 28 2019

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EP2951: Rocky Jordan: The Pharaoh’s Formula

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An American businessman tries to get Rocky to distribute beer formulated from an Ancient Egyptian formula. Original Air Date: June 11, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net...

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Oct 09 2019

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EP2843: Rocky Jordan: Madam Dulac’s Daughter

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A wealthy woman offer Rocky $1000 to break up her daughter’s love affair with an unscrupulous gambler Rocky has a history with. Original Air Date: February 12, 1950 Support the show monthly at...

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Jun 05 2019

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EP2971: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: Bodyguard to Anne Connelly

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Johnny goes to Milwaukee to protect an insured woman who’s afraid of her ex-boyfriend. Original Air Date: December 3, 1949 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com...

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Nov 01 2019

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EP2834: Dragnet: The Big Match

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Friday and Smith have one clue to the identity of a robber of an auction house: a partially spent matchbook. Original Air Date: July 27, 1954 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net...

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May 25 2019

37mins

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EP2842: Let George Do It: The Picnic

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While on a picnic, George is hit by a petite shoe and hears a voice asking for rescue. Original Air Date: October 11, 1946 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on...

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Jun 04 2019

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EP3008: Dragnet: The Big Gap

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A pawn broker believes a man was caught in a scam and may be dangerous as he bought a gun before leaving the pawnshop. Original Air Date: February 8, 1955 Support the show monthly at...

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Dec 14 2019

33mins

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EP3007: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Archaeologist

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Johnny comes in when the insurance company is contacted by the worried sister of an archaeologist. Original Air Date: February 24, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember...

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Dec 13 2019

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EP3006: Boston Blackie: Madame Zina Murdered in a Monkey Costume

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A carnival fortune teller tells Blackie death is in his future, and then Blackie finds her dead. Original Air Date: April 20, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the...

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Dec 12 2019

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EP3005: Rocky Jordan: City of the Baksheesh

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A reporter collapses after someone put something in his drink and then he invites Rocky to join a blackmail racket. Original Air Date: August 13, 1950 Support the show monthly at...

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Dec 11 2019

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EP3004: It’s a A Crime, Mr. Collins: The Green Stop Light

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Gregg and Gail travel to a small town to purchase a new car from Gail’s uncle at a discount. Original Air Date: March 25, 1957 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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Dec 10 2019

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EP3003: Box 13: Short Assignment

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A diminutive private detective asks Dan to fill in for him in playing bodyguard to a suicidal young heir. Original Air Date: November 28, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net...

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Dec 09 2019

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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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Dragnet: The Big Bar (TV Soundtrack)

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Friday and Smith hunt for an armed robber who often kills his victims. Soundtrack of a TV episode aired on October 14, 1954 based on a radio play that aired November 10, 1949. Support the show...

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Dec 07 2019

31mins

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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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EP3000: Boston Blackie: The Tiny Philip Murders

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A short man shoots and kills a jewelry store owner to steal Boston Blackie’s watch. Original Air Date: April 13, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on...

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Dec 05 2019

30mins

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EP2999: Rocky Jordan: The Broken Wing

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The father of a young woman asks Rocky to protect his daughter but won’t tell him from what. Original Air Date: August 6, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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Dec 04 2019

33mins

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EP2998: It’s a Crime, Mr. Collins: The Bowl of Temple Fire Red

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Greg is hired to find a missing priceless Chinese bowl from the Ming dynasty. Original Air Date: March 11, 1957 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time...

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Dec 03 2019

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EP2997: Box 13: Shanghied

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Dan receives a letter inviting him to a port and he’s knocked out, kidnapped, and made to spend days fishing at sea. Original Air Date: November 21, 1947 Support the show monthly at...

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Dec 02 2019

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EP2996: Dragnet: The Big Bird

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Friday and Smith search for a burglar who breaks into homes and kills any pet birds. Original Air Date: February 1, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a...

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Nov 30 2019

29mins

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EP2995: Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The S.S. Malay Trader Ship

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Johnny goes undercover as a seaman on a Corpus Christi-bound ship to prevent the destruction of the ship and its cargo. Original Air Date: February 10, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember...

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Nov 29 2019

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EP2994: Boston Blackie: The Harry Clark Mob Murders

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A crook comes to Blackie for protection and is then murder. Original Air Date: April 6, 1949 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Nov 28 2019

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EP2993: Rocky Jordan: The Money Changers

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Rocky finds himself targetted by a gangster when he refuses to participate in a black market currency racket. Original Air Date: July 30, 1950 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net...

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Nov 27 2019

33mins

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EP2992: It’s a Crime, Mr. Collins: The Brown Paper Bag

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Gail Collins’ wedding night is ruined when a man dies on the front door of her honeymoon suite. Original Air Date: March 4, 1957 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support...

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Nov 26 2019

30mins

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EP2991: Box 13: Extra! Extra!

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A newspaper boy asks Dan to clear his father of a jewel theft. Original Air Date: November 14, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at...

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Nov 25 2019

34mins

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EP2990: Dragnet: The Big Bounce

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Friday and Smith search for a man passing bad checks using the name of a dead actor. Original Air Date: January 25, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a...

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Nov 23 2019

32mins

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