Ceiling Unlimited

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

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


1190. Ceiling Unlimited. November 9, 1942. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. A moving drama-documentary about the Flying Fortress aircraft and how it's winning the war. Orson has a chat with Leonardo da Vinci! The announcer refers to this as a, "trial program." It apparently was never broadcast. Orson Welles (writer, producer, director, narrator), Harry Cronman (writer). 16:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61377. Ceiling Unlimited. December 14, 1942. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. After catching a "spy" at the Lockheed-Vega plant, Orson takes German listeners on a tour of the aircraft factory! Very well-done! Orson Welles (writer, producer, director, host, performer), Hans Conried, Harry Cronman (writer). 14:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61374. Ceiling Unlimited. December 21, 1942. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. 7:15 P.M. A portrait of Gremlins, the little demons of aviation, and how a pilot learns how to deal with them...with a bottle of cream! Orson Welles (performer, host), Joseph Cotten, Lou Merrill, Agnes Moorehead, Lud Gluskin (composer), Daphne Collins (composer). 14:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61375. Ceiling Unlimited. December 28, 1942. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. 7:15 P.M. A story about the voyages of the early Pan Am Clipper flights and others as well: and the guys who made them possible. Orson Welles (writer, producer, director, host, narrator), Harry Cronman (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61376. Ceiling Unlimited. May 10, 1943. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. A meeting with Phillip II, Napoleon, Louis XIV, Kaiser Wilhem...and the Devil himself (played by Orson) who says, "Hitler serves me very well!" Excellent radio! Orson Welles (writer, producer, director, host, performer), George Coulouris, Joseph Kearns, Lou Merrill, Pedro De Cordoba, Hans Conried, Anthony Collins (composer, conductor), Pat McGeehan (announcer), Harry Cronman (writer). 14:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

64307. Ceiling Unlimited. September 5, 1943. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. The song of the week is, "Sunday, Monday Or Always." The story of the week is, "A Smart Soldier Like Me" by Winston Norman. Joseph Cotten (host), Nan Wynn, Wilbur Hatch and His Orchestra, Winston Norman (writer), Pat McGeehan (anouncer), Mandred Lloyd (writer). 29:43. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

64302. Ceiling Unlimited. December 19, 1943. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. The song of the week is a Christmas medley. The event of the week is Christmas. Joseph Cotten is featured in a moving war drama, ending with, "A Letter To An Unborn Son." Joseph Cotten (host), Harry Cronman (writer), Wilbur Hatch and His Orchestra, Constance Moore (vocal), Agnes Moorehead, Pedro De Cordoba, Lou Merrill, Hans Conried, Pat McGeehan. 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

64369. Ceiling Unlimited. April 9, 1944. CBS net. Sponsored by: Lockheed-Vega. The song of the week is "I'd Like To Be With you On Easter Sunday." The cast does, "Hymn To A Hero," a message of comfort and a tribute to love. A second performance of the Easter story: "God's Corporals" is presented. Joseph Cotten, Constance Moore, Wilbur Hatch and His Orchestra, Agnes Moorehead, Pat McGeehan (announcer), Harry Cronman (writer), Nan Wynn. 29:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 8 programs.