Call The Police

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


95599. Call The Police. June 3, 1947. NBC net. "The Porter Case". Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. The first show of the series. Case #36-99. The owner of a kennel is blackmailed. The "Lever Brothers Award Of Valor" is awarded to motorcycle policeman Robert A. Barons of Cleveland. Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins, Peter Barry (writer), Ben Ludlow (composer, conductor), Jay Sims (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95600. Call The Police. June 10, 1947. NBC net. "The Case Of The Kidnapped Killers". Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. Case #96-42. The "Lever Brothers Plaque Of Valor" is awarded to Detective Sergeant Martin H. Lee, of the police department of Greenwich, Connecticut. Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins. 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93815. Call The Police. June 17, 1947. NBC net. "The Case Of The Violent Vegetable". Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. Case #439-652. The owner of a fruit stand is murdered by a gangster...who likes apples. The name of the victim is "Cal Tinney" (the name of a Mutual net newscaster-commentator a few years previously). The "Lever Brothers Plaque Of Valor" is presented to policeman Bernard Shea of San Francisco. The program has a studio audience. Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins, Jay Sims (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

76862. Call The Police. July 15, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. Case #72-86. A case of murder involving the old Branner building. A man pays a private eye $750 for the knowledge that his wife is meeting another man tonight. The "Lever Brothers Plaque Of Valor" is awarded to policeman L. F. Warell of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Next week: "The Case Of The Wooden Kimona." Joseph Julian, Joan Tompkins, Jay Sims (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53275. Call The Police. July 6, 1948. NBC net. "The Case Of The Suntower Mystery Mansion". Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. Case #4208. Mrs. Potter is found strangled to death. Since she was a believer in occultism, was her killer from the beyond? After the second murder, the evidence points to the world of the living! The "Call The Police Plaque Of Honor" is awarded to policeman Robert C. Mayer of Los Angeles. The date is subject to correction. Next week's case: "The Case Of The Mandarin's Macaw." George Petrie, Hugh James (announcer), Ben Ludlow (arranger, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45114. Call The Police. July 20, 1948. NBC net. "The Case Of The Unknown Strangler". Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. Case #3461. An insane strangler is on the loose...and there have been four murders in four days! A good story of this kind. George Petrie appears as Commissioner Bill Grant. The "Call The Police Plaque Of Valor" is awarded to Deputy Inspector James MacArthur of Cleveland. Next week's case is also announced as, "The Case Of The Mandarin's Macaw." George Petrie, Hugh James (announcer), Ben Ludlow (arranger, conductor). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 6 programs.