Cloak and Dagger

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.


63418. Cloak and Dagger. May 7, 1950. NBC net. Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Colonel Corey Ford introduces the series before the story. An announcement is made that this is the first show of the series, but in an ambigiuous way. The stories are based on a book by Corey Ford and Alistair McBain. An American O.S.S. member parachutes into occupied Austria on a spying mission, but makes a serious mistake. Keep your eye on the button! The story is untitled in NBC records. The program of May 14, 1950 was pre-empted for a speech by President Truman. Joseph Julian, Berry Kroeger, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber (announcer), Winifred Wolfe (writer), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Ross Martin, Bernard Philips (?), Dolly Haas, Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Jon Gart (music director), Corey Ford (host, author), Alistair MacBain (author). 29:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63708. Cloak and Dagger. May 28, 1950. NBC net. "The Trojan Horse". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Gabrielle Monet, a Parisian nightclub singer, is brought to Casablanca to give her former lover the wrong information about the planned Allied invasion of North Africa. Jane White, Raymond Edward Johnson, Berry Kroeger, Leon Janney, Joseph Julian, Karl Weber, Guy Sorel, Bernie Gould, Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Corey Ford (originator), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Winifred Wolfe (writer), Alistair MacBain (originator). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63162. Cloak and Dagger. June 4, 1950. NBC net. "The Brenner Pass". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Donald Harper, who was assigned to blow up an Italian highway and who succeeded with the help of a beautiful woman. Even though this O. S. S. agent did not live, his mission was a success. Hester Sondergaard, Boris Aplon, Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Berry Kroeger, Virginia Payne, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Louis Sorin, Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (associate producer), Corey Ford (originator), Joseph Julian, Everett Sloane, Alistair MacBain (originator). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63416. Cloak and Dagger. June 11, 1950. NBC net. "The People In The Forest". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Robert Scarpella parachutes into occupied France. The underground is being plagued by a traitor in their midst. The start of the program was delayed 45 seconds for golf scores. Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator), Alfred Hollander (associate producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Larry Haines, Boris Aplon, Berry Kroeger, Jerry Jarrett, Lily Darvas, Raymond Edward Johnson, Joseph Buloff, Nancy Franklin, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Bob Warren (announcer). 27:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62020. Cloak and Dagger. June 18, 1950. NBC net. "The Kachin Story". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. An O.S.S. operative is shot down in Burmese head-hunting country. With the help of an irish priest and his Kuching friends, the American battles a wiley Japanese commander, M.I.T., class of '37! Jackson Beck, Raymond Edward Johnson, Inge Adams, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Sherman Marks (director), Karl Weber, William Quinn, Joseph Julian, Everett Sloane, Jerry Jarrett, Jack Gordon (writer), Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Bob Warren (announcer), Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

63695. Cloak and Dagger. June 25, 1950. NBC net. "Direct Line To Bombers". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Two spies for the O.S.S. enter Berlin with walkie talkies to guide Allied bombers attacking the city. Lily Darvas, Berry Kroeger, Michael Artist, Karl Weber, Jerry Jarrett, Bobby Weil, Brad Barker, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon (writer), Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), William Zuckert, Everett Sloane, Raymond Edward Johnson, Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65104. Cloak and Dagger. July 2, 1950. NBC net. "The Eyes Of Buddha". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. The program is preceded by a news bulletin: "Seoul Korea has been raided by American and Australian war planes. One of two North Korean planes shot down had a Russian red star." An O.S.S. operative flies to Siam to rescue an American held by the Japanese. After witnessing a Japanese decapitation, a daring escape is made from a Japanese prison camp. Part of the system cue has been deleted. Jerry Jarrett, Jon Gart (music director), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Everett Sloane, Ralph Bell, Berry Kroeger, Raymond Edward Johnson, Eileen Heckart, Martin Balsam, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon (writer), Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Grant Richards, Karl Weber. 29:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

65102. Cloak and Dagger. July 9, 1950. NBC net. "The Trap". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. An O.S.S. operative is sent to a German-occupied town in France to find out if the Nazis really hid re-inforcements in the woods. The spy's abilities as a cartoonist is a definite plus, but his escape from the pursuing Nazis results in a wild flight. Virginia Payne, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber, Stefan Schnabel, Jerry Jarrett, Ralph Bell, Lotte Stavisky, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon, Jon Gart (music director), Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Everett Sloane, Berry Kroeger, Sherman Marks (director, supervisor). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

71419. Cloak and Dagger. July 23, 1950. NBC net. "The Secret Box". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Jerry Lester is well cast as an O.S.S. operative who flies behind Japanese lines to bring back an important Japanese prisoner. This is a well-written jungle adventure featuring head-hunters as well as enemy Japanese. Good radio! Jerry Lester, Corey Ford (originator), Alistair MacBain (originator), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Winifred Wolfe (writer), Larry Haines, Dan Ocko, Irene Hubbard, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber, Arnold Robertson, Jack Gordon (writer), Murray Ross (music director), Jerry Jarrett. 29:08. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

61923. Cloak and Dagger. July 30, 1950. NBC net. "The Swastika On The Windmill". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. An O.S.S. operative enters Nazi occupied Holland to stay with his uncle and radio troop information to the Allied forces. Lester Fletcher, Harvey Hayes, Jared Burke, Gordon Stern, Francois Grimar, Basil Langton, Patricia Courtleigh, Beulah Garrick, Victor Chapin, Percy Hoskins (research), Wyllis Cooper (writer, director), Murray Ross (organist while John Gart is on vacation). 29:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61706. Cloak and Dagger. August 6, 1950. NBC net. "Recommendation From Rommel". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. A spy for the O.S.S. in northern Italy has the misfortune to find himself in the train compartment of Field Marshal Rommel himself! Jan Miner, Boris Aplon, Jon Gart (music), Louis G. Cowan (director), Arnold Moss, Jerry Jarrett, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon (writer), Alfred Hollander (director), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Ralph Bell, Berry Kroeger. 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

69947. Cloak and Dagger. August 13, 1950. NBC net. "The Roof Of The World". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. A husband and wife team of archeologists are asked by the O. S. S. to travel to Tibet and visit the Dalai Lama. The journey is complicated by Nazis on the same mission. The system cue has been deleted. Louise Barclay, Grant Richards, Raymond Edward Johnson, Stefan Schnabel, Berry Kroeger, Janice Gilbert, Karl Weber, Ralph Bell, Jerry Jarrett, Chet Hill (sound efects), Dick Gillespie (sound effects), Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon (writer), Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer). 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

69945. Cloak and Dagger. August 20, 1950. NBC net. "Norwegian Incident". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. Two O.S.S. agents are sent into Norway with instructions to blow up a bridge. A Gestapo officer complicates the plans, but not for long. Berry Kroeger, Raymond Edward Johnson, Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Sherman Marks (duirector, supervisor), Jerry Jarrett, Frank Barrens, Karl Weber, David Harmon (writer), Chet Hill (sound effects), Vic Gillespie, Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Alfred Hollander (producer), Joseph Julian, Ralph Bell. 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

69946. Cloak and Dagger. August 27, 1950. NBC net. "The Black Radio". Sustaining. 4:00 P.M. An O.S.S. operative parachutes behind the enemy lines to rendezvous with "Lucille" and set up a "black radio." When the Gestapo closes in, the plan is saved by a "Hedy Lamarr." The announcer mispronounces the "three chimes" slogan during the system cue! Raymond Edward Johnson, Jon Gart (music director), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Larry Haines, Lily Darvas, Berry Kroeger, Arnold Moss, Stefan Schnabel, Bob Wile, Jerry Jarrett, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon (writer), Chet Hill (sound effect), Dick Gillespie (sound effects), Art Cooper (sound effects), Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

91240. Cloak and Dagger. September 1, 1950. NBC net. "A War Of Words". Sustaining. An American agent is asked to deliver a message to the commandant of a Japanese camp. An exciting adventure in the jungle. The system cue has been deleted. Alistair MacBain (creator), Jon Gart (music director), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Chuck Webster, Ralph Bell, Raymond Edward Johnson, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Eric Dressler, Karl Weber, Jerry Jarrett, Joan Alison, Maurice Tarplin, Guy Repp, Jack Gordon (writer), Manny Segal (sound effects), Norman Gruenfelder (engineer), Corey Ford (creator). 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

91241. Cloak and Dagger. September 8, 1950. NBC net. "Overground Railroad". Sustaining. An O.S.S. agent is sent to occupied Paris to establish a network to help American flyers who have been shot down over France. The system cue has been deleted. Les Tremayne, Bryna Raeburn, John Powers (sound effects), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alistair MacBain (creator), Corey Ford (creator), Lily Valenti, Winifred Wolfe (writer), Jack Gordon, Jon Gart (music director), Manny Segal (sound effects). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

69948. Cloak and Dagger. September 15, 1950. NBC net. "Seeds Of Doubt". Sustaining. 8:00 P.M. An O.S.S. operative travels to liberated Paris to replace a dead friend as a spy...and as a husband! His mission is to uncover Nazis disguised as American soldiers. The final promotional announcement and system cue have been deleted. Ken Field (writer), Manny Segal (sound effects), Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Joseph Julian, Karl Weber, Evie Juster, Jerry Jarrett, Louis Sorin, Horace Braham, Anna Karen, Jon Gart (music director), John Powers (sound effects), Don Abbott (engineer), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Charles Webster, Alice Frost. 29:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

69949. Cloak and Dagger. September 22, 1950. NBC net. "Operation Sell-Out". Sustaining. 8:00 P.M. A two-man mission into occupied France to locate a German submarine base is turned into a three-man mission. The final promotional announcement and system cue have been deleted. Karl Weber, Ken Field (writer), Carl Eastman, Louise Erickson, Ian Martin, Luis Van Rooten, Arnold Moss, Jon Gart (music director), Alistair MacBain (creator), Raymond Edward Johnson, Manny Segal (sound effects), John Powers (sound effects), Don Abbott (engineer), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Corey Ford (creator). 29:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

69950. Cloak and Dagger. September 29, 1950. NBC net. "The Last Mission". Sustaining. 8:00 P.M. "Charlie" is a drunken old bum in Canton, China during the Japanese occupation. However, "Charlie" is really an O.S.S. agent! A mixed race "tavern girl" agrees to help "Charlie" gather information. The final promotional announcement and system cue have been deleted. Ken Field (writer), Don Abbott (engineer), Guy Repp, Max Russell (sound effects), Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Arnold Moss, Ralph Bell, Raymond Edward Johnson, Karl Weber, Jon Gart (music director), Ian Martin, Bryna Raeburn, Frank Laughrin (? sound effects), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor). 29:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

69951. Cloak and Dagger. October 6, 1950. NBC net. "Delay En Route". Sustaining. 8:00 P.M. An O.S.S. agent is sent to Italy to help the Partisans wipe out the remaining Fascists. The agent is forced to help a Fascist scientist escape from the country with plans for a new submarine, and an aerial torpedo. The final promotional announcement and system cue have been deleted. Max Russell (sound effects), Sherman Marks (director, supervisor), Arnold Moss, Ken Field (writer), Jon Gart (music director), Al Fanelli (sound effets), Don Abbott (engineer), Corey Ford (creator), Alistair MacBain (creator), Louis G. Cowan (producer), Alfred Hollander (producer), Grant Richards, Luis Van Rooten. 29:18. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

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