Calling All Detectives

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.


28789. Calling All Detectives. June 13, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning investigates a restaurant that serves no meals! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28790. Calling All Detectives. June 14, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man has been killed in a locked and barred room. The killer's identity is obvious, but how did he do it? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28791. Calling All Detectives. July 5, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry is shanghaied aboard a pirate river boat! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28792. Calling All Detectives. July 6, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Who is committing murder in a hospital? The death rate is suddenly way up, the answer is found on a trolley! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28793. Calling All Detectives. July 7, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is lured to his client's apartment, and finds himself accused of murder! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28795. Calling All Detectives. July 8, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning witnesses a murder...on television! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28794. Calling All Detectives. July 9, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. While Jerry Browning is at a convention of pickpockets, a packet of diamonds is stolen! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28796. Calling All Detectives. July 12, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Crooked games of chance at carnival lead Jerry Browning to a non-murder! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28797. Calling All Detectives. July 19, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is accused of a hit and run murder. A license plate number provides a false clue. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28798. Calling All Detectives. July 20, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An insurance company pays $25,000 on a policy to a "dead man"...who then returns to life! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28799. Calling All Detectives. July 21, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A strange necktie targets Jerry Browning for Murder. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28800. Calling All Detectives. July 22, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A wealthy businessman hires Jerry Browning to find an embezzling employee. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28801. Calling All Detectives. July 23, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A radio personality starts the city's kids on an anti-crime crusade. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28802. Calling All Detectives. July 26, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired to take a gun away from a girl aboard a train. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28803. Calling All Detectives. July 27, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning meets a "trouble shooter," a guy who shoots people who give him trouble! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28804. Calling All Detectives. July 28, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is on the trail of Stony Galen, a bank robber and killer. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28805. Calling All Detectives. July 29, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man is shot while Jerry Browning is lecturing about murder! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28806. Calling All Detectives. July 30, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man is convicted of murdering his wife...but is she really dead? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28807. Calling All Detectives. August 2, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A wealthy man has been killed several times over how was it really done? Part of the local commericial and the WGN I.D. are audible. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28808. Calling All Detectives. August 3, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A lighthouse goes dark during a storm and the light-keeper is missing! What happened? The program closing is not on the disc, but the WGN station break is audible. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28809. Calling All Detectives. August 4, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The strange story of the scrub woman with a fresh orchid every day for twenty five years! Why? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28810. Calling All Detectives. August 5, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning bets the cop he can identify a corpse and name his killer within twenty four hours! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28811. Calling All Detectives. August 6, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning gets a very tough case when a woman faints in a restaurant. The program closing has been deleted, the WGN station break included. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28812. Calling All Detectives. August 9, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A company executive disappears with $250,000, a very average guy! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28813. Calling All Detectives. August 10, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A diplomatic courier has been murdered, the only clue is "Martha." Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28814. Calling All Detectives. August 11, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man in a park loses his memory and assumes a new identity. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28815. Calling All Detectives. August 12, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A lost dog leads Jerry Browning to a package of uncut diamonds. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28816. Calling All Detectives. August 13, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning cracks a professional hide-out for crooks. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28817. Calling All Detectives. August 16, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man is acquitted of the murder of his partner despite the overwhelming evidence against him. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28818. Calling All Detectives. August 17, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dead puppeteer and a missing marionette leads Jerry Browning to a killer...with no strings attached! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28819. Calling All Detectives. August 18, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A thirty eight foot yacht is blocking the tracks of the Great Valley Railroad...how to get it off! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28820. Calling All Detectives. August 19, 1948. WGN, Chicago. "The No-Hit Run Case". Commercials deleted. A rescued jaywalker disappears! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28821. Calling All Detectives. August 20, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning comes upon the perfect crime...twice! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28822. Calling All Detectives. August 23, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is guarding an heiress with a broken leg...and a taste for trouble! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28823. Calling All Detectives. August 24, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A spool of recording wire might be the clue to a murdered detective. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28824. Calling All Detectives. August 25, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A woman is shot on the street...there are six people who wanted her dead! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28825. Calling All Detectives. August 26, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Seemingly low value artifacts are taken in 3 separate museum burglaries...why? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28826. Calling All Detectives. August 27, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A movie hold-up in a bank turns out to be the real thing...Jerry Browning takes the case. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28827. Calling All Detectives. August 30, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The beneficiary of a $20,000 insurance policy refuses to accept the payment...why? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28828. Calling All Detectives. August 31, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A rich man's body is found on a golf course...did Jerry Browning's slice do it? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28829. Calling All Detectives. September 1, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A murderer goes to night school to learn his trade...until Jerry Browning flunks him out! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28830. Calling All Detectives. September 2, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired as a gambler's bodyguard. A poker hand becomes the clue to a killer! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28831. Calling All Detectives. September 3, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The owner of the twenty two carat "Blue Wonder" diamond wants to hire a thief to guard it! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28832. Calling All Detectives. September 6, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Three burglar-proof safes have been robbed...how? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28833. Calling All Detectives. September 7, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A sidewalk pitchman is giving away genuine diamonds with each $1 cigarette lighter! Why? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28834. Calling All Detectives. September 8, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. There are two dead men at the circus...and the killer isn't clowning! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28835. Calling All Detectives. September 9, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Murder at the Seismograph Station! Who did it? The Graph knows! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28836. Calling All Detectives. September 10, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A little girl being haunted by a poltergeist can start fires just by being in the room! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28837. Calling All Detectives. September 13, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A little man confesses to three murders that never happened...but Jerry Browning believes him! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28838. Calling All Detectives. September 14, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A murdered man's secretary has been tried for murder once before...Jerry Browning smells a frame! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28839. Calling All Detectives. September 15, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry is shipwrecked onto a freighter bound for South America. He returns to town four months later to a mystery. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28840. Calling All Detectives. September 16, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man tries to hock a clock...with his soul as security! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28841. Calling All Detectives. September 17, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning discovers a corpse that has been stabbed to death in a movie theatre! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28842. Calling All Detectives. September 20, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man Jerry Browning sent to prison eight years ago is out...and facing him with a gun! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28843. Calling All Detectives. September 21, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A speeder claims to be color blind, but a stolen ruby makes Jerry see red! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28844. Calling All Detectives. September 22, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A captured crook gives Jerry Browning a perplexing message in code. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28845. Calling All Detectives. September 23, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A tough confesses to a robbery he did not commit, and Jerry Browning suspects the reason why. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

28846. Calling All Detectives. September 24, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dead woman's butler hires Jerry Browning to find the woman's missing will. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

28847. Calling All Detectives. September 27, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A ghost writer decides to tell the world his secrets...and promptly becomes a real ghost! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28848. Calling All Detectives. September 28, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man is killed after admitting the necklace he reported stolen really wasn't. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28849. Calling All Detectives. September 29, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Three men have been marked for death, two have already been killed, can Jerry Browning save the third one? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28850. Calling All Detectives. September 30, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Two hundred people are claiming Harold Elliot's estate, but Jerry Browning isn't even sure he's dead! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28851. Calling All Detectives. October 1, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A banker is accused of cheating at cards and is threatened with exposure. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28852. Calling All Detectives. October 4, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A wealthy crackpot discovers an Iridium mine in the Antarctic. Is it for real? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28853. Calling All Detectives. October 5, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A bundle of rabbit pelts has been switched for a bundle of chinchillas. It's the old skin game! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28854. Calling All Detectives. October 6, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A treasure hunt for both detectives and treasure-seekers...in rhyme! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28855. Calling All Detectives. October 7, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A burglary suspect is a man with a telescope. Can Jerry Browning find his missing memory! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28856. Calling All Detectives. October 8, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. "Mr. Mysto, The Memory Marvel" hires Jerry Browning to find his missing memory! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28857. Calling All Detectives. October 11, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The case of the murderer with the magic ring...he can kill just by wishing it! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28858. Calling All Detectives. October 12, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A blind man "sees red" and kills his victim with a white cane! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28859. Calling All Detectives. October 13, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An Irish garbage man inherits a million dollars, but he says it's not his! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28860. Calling All Detectives. October 14, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A celebrity disappears from a moving train...or does he? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28861. Calling All Detectives. October 15, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning finds a strange token worth $5400. What makes it so valuable? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28862. Calling All Detectives. October 18, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A broken string of pearls leads an engaged couple to big trouble. Jerry lends a hand. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28863. Calling All Detectives. October 19, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A murder in a burning piano factory...with no strings attached! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28864. Calling All Detectives. October 20, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Why did a laborer take out an insurance policy leaving the proceeds to a friend and not his family? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28865. Calling All Detectives. October 21, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning buys a book at an auction for $.05 and finds proof its former owner did not kill himself. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28866. Calling All Detectives. October 22, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A tropical plague anti-toxin is being used to try to murder a famous doctor. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28867. Calling All Detectives. October 25, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A boxer hires Jerry Browning to protect him from superstitions and bring him good luck. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28868. Calling All Detectives. October 26, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A mystery writer is killed, leaving behind plenty of clues. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28869. Calling All Detectives. October 27, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A silhouette artist hires Jerry Browning to recover his stolen shadows! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28870. Calling All Detectives. October 28, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A fake robbery at a party causes a real robbery of valuable jewels. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28871. Calling All Detectives. October 29, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning visits "Hamburger Heaven" where the food is poison...literally! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28872. Calling All Detectives. November 1, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A circus performer is strangled while performing on the flying trapeze. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28873. Calling All Detectives. November 2, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired to recover a stolen bracelet...but is forbidden to question its owner! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28874. Calling All Detectives. November 3, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Slippery Clayton has escaped again...from the Police Detention Pen! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28875. Calling All Detectives. November 4, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning's client is found dead...and her lost husband has strangely re-appeared! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28876. Calling All Detectives. November 5, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. When Jerry Browning declines to accept a case, he's slugged and kidnapped to convince him to change his mind! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28877. Calling All Detectives. November 8, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A wealthy client is so afraid of being killed...he doesn't even trust Jerry Browning. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28878. Calling All Detectives. November 9, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A well dressed jay-walker claims to be "shrinking away". Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28879. Calling All Detectives. November 10, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dying man gives Jerry Browning $1 million dollars...because he's an honest man! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28880. Calling All Detectives. November 11, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A judge is convinced a prisoner is innocent, despite all the evidence pointing to his guilt! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28881. Calling All Detectives. November 12, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The woman Jerry Browning has been following gets away when Jerry is pinched for loitering! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28882. Calling All Detectives. November 15, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning gets into a nightclub brawl, and finds himself accused of murder! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28883. Calling All Detectives. November 16, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired to prove a suicide was really murder. His only clue is a note of music! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28982. Calling All Detectives. November 22, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Sponsored by: Sealy Mattresses. Paul Barnes plays all the parts. A newspaper publisher is murdered, just before having dinner. Jerry Browning takes the case. A complete show. Paul Barnes. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28884. Calling All Detectives. November 23, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning's Uncle Enoch comes to town...looking for a murderer! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28885. Calling All Detectives. November 24, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Two rival stamp collectors accuse each other of trying to steal each other's stamp collections. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28886. Calling All Detectives. November 25, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A diamond dealer's twin brother disappears, Jerry Browning examines every facet of the case. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28887. Calling All Detectives. November 26, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning's friend Louie tells a guy to "drop dead"...and he promptly does! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28888. Calling All Detectives. November 29, 1948. WGN, Chicago. "The Poet's Curse...From Bad to Verse". Commercials deleted. The entire program is performed in rhymed verse! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28889. Calling All Detectives. November 30, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A stock broker guesses wrong and kills himself or does he? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28890. Calling All Detectives. December 1, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A date with death! Jerry Browning's meeting with an informant leads to the morgue. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28891. Calling All Detectives. December 2, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning captures an embezzler, but has to re-capture him after he escapes. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28892. Calling All Detectives. December 3, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning finds a red feather in the hand of a corpse fished out of the harbor. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28893. Calling All Detectives. December 6, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A killer is murdering at random...shooting his victims from behind! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28894. Calling All Detectives. December 7, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning goes Christmas shopping and discovers that someone has murdered Santa Claus! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28895. Calling All Detectives. December 8, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A food processor is sure his competitors are going to kill him...a crime Jerry Browning can get his teeth into! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28896. Calling All Detectives. December 9, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning meets a member of "The Home Guid Society" right after a murder, but the society turns out to not exist! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28897. Calling All Detectives. December 10, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning gets a tip about a murder from a man about to turn into a corpse himself! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28898. Calling All Detectives. December 13, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A fat man is killed right next to Jerry Browning, while he's taking a mud bath! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28899. Calling All Detectives. December 14, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dead woman's grandson hires Jerry Browning to find a missing gold watch. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28900. Calling All Detectives. December 15, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired to summons, but the man is killed before he can serve the papers! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28901. Calling All Detectives. December 16, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man hires Jerry Browning to help him "buy a background," straight off the Mayflower. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28902. Calling All Detectives. December 17, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is on the trail of a 45 foot monster, living on the bottom of a lake! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28903. Calling All Detectives. December 20, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dead man in the Club car livens up a train journey for Jerry Browning. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28904. Calling All Detectives. December 21, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The fabulous Stillwell Diamond is stolen from its display, Jerry Browning takes the case. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28905. Calling All Detectives. December 22, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The star of a hit play collapses and dies on stage...Jerry rings down the curtain on a killer! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28906. Calling All Detectives. December 23, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning solves the murder of a newspaper gossip columnist, without stopping the presses! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28907. Calling All Detectives. December 24, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning dresses up as Santa Claus, but so do 5 other guys...one of whom is a pickpocket! A good Christmas show. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28908. Calling All Detectives. December 27, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A bank cashier dies in an accident, and leaves behind a $500,000 shortage in his accounts! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28909. Calling All Detectives. December 28, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Two hoodlums get into a fight in a department store, and both wind up murder suspects! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28910. Calling All Detectives. December 29, 1948. WGN, Chicago. "Pear, Berry, Prune, Plum". Commercials deleted. A clue to murder? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28911. Calling All Detectives. December 30, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired by a real estate agent to rid his apartment building of ghosts! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28912. Calling All Detectives. December 31, 1948. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is in a clothing store for a fitting, but finds a corpse...which "suits" him fine! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28913. Calling All Detectives. January 3, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A killer is on the loose in Jerry Browning's apartment building, so Jerry helps out the cops. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28914. Calling All Detectives. January 4, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A young kid is about to be returned to jail for parole violation, unless Jerry Browning can help! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28915. Calling All Detectives. January 5, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning finds a priceless diamond on a deserted Christmas tree, and becomes the victim of the old switcheroo. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28916. Calling All Detectives. January 6, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Two wholesale grocers take out a million dollar insurance policy...and Jerry Browning smells a rat! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28917. Calling All Detectives. January 7, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A little man wins $32,000 in gambling hall...and is found dead the next day! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28918. Calling All Detectives. January 10, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning disguises himself as a butler to discover who stole the ring of Alexander the Great! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28919. Calling All Detectives. January 11, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning discovers a snowman wearing a Panama hat...and a corpse inside! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28920. Calling All Detectives. January 12, 1949. WGN, Chicago. "Stripes". Commercials deleted. A one word clue to a dead man on the street. What does it mean? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28921. Calling All Detectives. January 13, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A stockroom clerk has been killed, Jerry Browning investigates. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28922. Calling All Detectives. January 14, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning's friend Louie has jukebox that plays crime clues...not music! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28923. Calling All Detectives. January 17, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning finds a corpse in the library...and it's the author of "Mysteries Of History." Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28924. Calling All Detectives. January 18, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A famous actress has been found dead, was it murder or suicide? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28925. Calling All Detectives. January 19, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An eccentric millionaire hires Jerry Browning to help him give away $5 million dollars. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28926. Calling All Detectives. January 20, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An ex-con that Jerry Browning had sent to jail hires him to find the killer of his cell-mate, but he has an ulterior motive! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28927. Calling All Detectives. January 21, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A diamond thief has dumped stolen gems into filled chocolate butter creams! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28928. Calling All Detectives. January 24, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. "Eddie Integrity" has tipped off Jerry Browning where to find Frankie Eastman, a crook on the run. But then Eddie vanishes! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28929. Calling All Detectives. January 25, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Why are seven tough hoodlums all visiting the same doctor? Jerry Browning fills the prescription. The recording includes a commercial for Sealy Mattresses. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28930. Calling All Detectives. January 26, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Paul Barnes messes up the beginning of the show Jerry Browning visits a farm district to defend a woman accused of murder. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28931. Calling All Detectives. January 27, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A man at the racetrack picks 7 winners in a row but is kidnapped before the 8th race! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28932. Calling All Detectives. January 28, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning solves the case of the man who name his own killer, and then dies! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28933. Calling All Detectives. January 31, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A Senator hires Jerry Browning to take care of a blackmailer, but Jerry finds a possible case of murder instead! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28934. Calling All Detectives. February 1, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning hires a private secretary and finds himself on the trail of the treasure of Captain Kidd! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28935. Calling All Detectives. February 2, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The case of the stolen freight cars! Jerry Browning takes to the rails! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28936. Calling All Detectives. February 3, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The owner of a nightclub decorated as a funeral parlor is killed. Jerry Browning investigates on the cuff! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28937. Calling All Detectives. February 4, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An actor's life is insured for $500,000 and is promptly killed. The play's the thing! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28938. Calling All Detectives. February 9, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A hunted criminal kidnaps Jerry Browning...to a wedding! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28939. Calling All Detectives. February 10, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning investigates a hit-and-run accident, and finds quickly that it was murder! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28940. Calling All Detectives. February 15, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A society playboy hires Jerry Browning to find his runaway girlfriend. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28941. Calling All Detectives. February 16, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A movie villain hires Jerry Browning to find out if he's turning into a real killer! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28942. Calling All Detectives. February 17, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is on the trail of a fire bug, who is no "match" for Mr. Browning. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28943. Calling All Detectives. February 18, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The father of a beauty contest winner hires Jerry Browning to find out what really happened during the contest. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28944. Calling All Detectives. February 21, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A drunk at a bar babbles about a dead man! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28945. Calling All Detectives. February 22, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The strange case of the blackmailer who returned the negatives and apologized! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28946. Calling All Detectives. February 23, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning gets off on the wrong foot with the new Police Commissioner, which leads to the freeing of an embezzler. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28947. Calling All Detectives. February 24, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A cheap statuette has already killed one man, and is about to kill another! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28948. Calling All Detectives. February 25, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning argues with the district attorney and has his license suspended, because of an innocent man! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28949. Calling All Detectives. February 28, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A paint factory burns down. It's obviously arson, but it looks like the arsonist was killed...or was he? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28950. Calling All Detectives. March 1, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning sees a man killed in a bar room brawl, but the man turns out to have been dead for 6 hours! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28951. Calling All Detectives. March 2, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The case of the pearls on the oysters...already pierced for stringing! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28952. Calling All Detectives. March 8, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Murder at the flower show, Jerry Browning can take it or "leaf" it! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28953. Calling All Detectives. March 9, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning tries to arrest a bribe-talking ex-prize fighter, and gets flattened with one punch! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28954. Calling All Detectives. March 10, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. While Jerry Browning watches a trio of tap dancers the girl dancer taps out an "S-O-S" and then dies! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28955. Calling All Detectives. March 11, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A con-man boasts that no jail can hold him...and promptly disappears! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28956. Calling All Detectives. March 14, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A district attorney orders a search of Jerry Browning's car...and finds a dead body on the trunk! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28957. Calling All Detectives. March 15, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning tackles a ghost on skis at a haunted mountain resort. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28958. Calling All Detectives. March 16, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning gets shot capturing a crook, but his smart lawyer gets the crook off easily. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28959. Calling All Detectives. March 17, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A badly injured man calls for Dr. Jewell, and then dies. Dr. Jewell never saw him before! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28960. Calling All Detectives. March 18, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A racetrack tout seeks refuge from the gang out to kill him...in Jerry Browning's office. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28961. Calling All Detectives. March 21, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning travels to a New Mexican dude ranch to track down a possible insurance fraud. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28962. Calling All Detectives. March 22, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A wealthy chemist is haunted by a ghost who looks just like him! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28963. Calling All Detectives. March 23, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A fortune teller predicts death in Jerry Browning's future. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28964. Calling All Detectives. March 24, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A woman's jewels have been stolen, but she refuses to file an insurance claim. Why? Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28965. Calling All Detectives. March 25, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. At a tax-sale auction, Jerry Browning finds himself the proud owner of two acres of swamp! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28966. Calling All Detectives. April 29, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A woman refuses to co-operate with the police after her husband has been kidnapped! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28967. Calling All Detectives. May 2, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning refuses the bribe of a protection crook, and finds himself the target of murder. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28968. Calling All Detectives. May 3, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A hold-up gang kills the witnesses, so they can be identified. Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28969. Calling All Detectives. May 4, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. "The Masked Marvel," a fortune teller, predicts sudden death...then he dies! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28970. Calling All Detectives. May 9, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning risks his life to save a blackmailer from being killed...but the sheriff! Paul Barnes. 9 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28971. Calling All Detectives. May 10, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The owner of a newspaper finds out that the writer of a letter to an advice column is his own lost daughter! Paul Barnes. 7:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28972. Calling All Detectives. May 11, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A "beer baron" hires Jerry Browning to find out why people are tossing out the beer and keeping the bottles! Paul Barnes. 8:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28973. Calling All Detectives. May 12, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. An artist has been murdered. His room-mate hires Jerry Browning because he fears he'll be accused of the crime! Paul Barnes. 8:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28974. Calling All Detectives. May 16, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning is hired to guard a wedding, but comes upon a murdered butler! Paul Barnes. 7:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28975. Calling All Detectives. May 17, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The leading lady of a summer stock company has disappeared, but play's the thing! Paul Barnes. 8:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28976. Calling All Detectives. May 18, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Jerry Browning tries to find a house he noticed while driving across town...to help catch a killer. Paul Barnes. 8:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28977. Calling All Detectives. May 19, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A dying hoodlum implicates 3 other in a murder case. Is he telling the truth? Paul Barnes. 8:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28978. Calling All Detectives. May 20, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. The "Celery King" pays Jerry Browning $200 just to keep him alive for twenty four hours. Paul Barnes. 8:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28979. Calling All Detectives. May 23, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. Five men have been arrested for one murder. Which one of them, if any, did it? Paul Barnes. 8:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28980. Calling All Detectives. May 26, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. At a dinner in Jerry Browning's honor, an ex-con drinks a toast to Jerry...and drops dead! Paul Barnes. 7:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

28981. Calling All Detectives. May 27, 1949. WGN, Chicago. Commercials deleted. A college grad asks Jerry Browning for a job, and winds up in the morgue! Paul Barnes. 7:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

4537. Calling All Detectives. 1950. WGN, Chicago. Sponsored by: Erie Stores for Men. The Casebook of Jerry Browning, Private Detective. A combination murder-mystery and quiz show and quite enjoyable. The date is approximate. Paul Barnes. 23 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

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