Crime Does Not Pay

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.


8739. Crime Does Not Pay. October 10, 1949. Program #1. MGM syndication. "The Kid With A Gun". Commercials added locally. John Powers, grown up in a slum, turns to a life of crime at an early age. The first show of the series. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

60142. Crime Does Not Pay. October 17, 1949. Program #2. MGM syndication. "All-American Fake". Commercials added locally. Taylor Dunn is a con-man who looks like football hero Kit Marlowe. He uses the resemblance to swindle people. Even his wife doesn't know that he's a phoney! The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndication version may have been taken. Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Sidney Blackmer, Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60144. Crime Does Not Pay. November 7, 1949. Program #5. MGM syndication. "Trigger-Man's Moll". Commercials added locally. Tootsie "gets a conscience" and is rubbed out by the mob. After the "disposal squad" gets rid of the body, two years go by and Tootsie's "moll" realizes he's worth more dead than alive and she refuses to identify his killer! Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (music), Marx B. Loeb (director), Nancy Kelly, Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

51246. Crime Does Not Pay. November 14, 1949. Program #6. MGM syndication. "The Body Of The Crime". Commercials added locally. Sarah and Alma Johnson have disappeared from the Swenson homestead. Norman Williams knows all-too-well what happened to them, but the law seems powerless with the bodies! This was one of the cases that helped to convict Bruno Hauptmann for the murder of the Lindbergh baby, even though the body was not found. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of the program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (music), Marx B. Loeb (director), Parker Fennelly, Bob Williams (announcer). 27:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

92458. Crime Does Not Pay. November 21, 1949. Program #7. MGM syndication. "Summertime Take". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Bugsy Portnoy is told to, "teach a lesson." The take is too low from the slot machines at Swan Lake. Charles Korvin, Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Bob Williams (announcer). 25:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92459. Crime Does Not Pay. November 28, 1949. Program #8. MGM syndication. "Female Of The Species". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Jeff Curtis has been rubbed out by the gang. His wife Mary pays a visit...to cut a deal. Mildred Natwick, Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Bob Williams (announcer). 25:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

59769. Crime Does Not Pay. December 5, 1949. Program #9. MGM syndication. "A Piece Of Rope". Commercials added locally. Dukie Defore works for a "service" business that murders people on contract...and Dukie always kills with a rope! The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Cameron Mitchell, Ira Marion (writer), Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:01. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

59770. Crime Does Not Pay. December 12, 1949. Program #10. MGM syndication. "Gasoline Cocktail". Commercials added locally. A Transylvanian arsonist is extinguished. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of the program on WMGM, New York from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bela Lugosi, Ira Marion (writer), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:00. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

61140. Crime Does Not Pay. December 19, 1949. Program #11. MGM syndication. "Dead Pigeon". Commercials added locally. Louie "The Dasher" Monroe decides Georgie is a stool pigeon. The best stool pigeon is a dead stool pigeon! The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Myron McCormick, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

61702. Crime Does Not Pay. December 26, 1949. Program #12. MGM syndication. "Glossy Finish". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Wealthy Uncle David announces that he will leave a half million dollars to each of his two nephews. One of the nephews has considerable gambling debts. Rest in peace, Uncle David! Ira Marion (writer), Marx B. Loeb (director), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Martin Gabel, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

59767. Crime Does Not Pay. January 2, 1950. Program #13. MGM syndication. "Clothes Make The Woman". Commercials added locally. A gang of shoplifters goes big time when Betty Page gets a better idea. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Jean Muir, Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 25:55. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

59979. Crime Does Not Pay. January 9, 1950. Program #14. MGM syndication. "Law Of The Jungle". Commercials added locally. After a gangland machine gun rub out, an unsmiling triggerman named "Chuckles" is assigned to rub out Mary Parker. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Alan Baxter, Ira Marion (writer), Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

93961. Crime Does Not Pay. February 13, 1950. Program #19. MGM syndication. "He's A Jolly Good Fellow". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of first broadcast on WMGM, New York City, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. The life-of-the-party has "the life of Riley." He has money, position and a beautiful fiance. However, he's planning several murders! John Beal, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer), Ira Marion (writer). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

93962. Crime Does Not Pay. February 20, 1950. Program #20. MGM syndication. "Death On The Doorstep". Commercials added locally. An out-of-town hit-man does his job with a smile on his face and a silencer on his rifle. Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer), Ira Marion (writer), Donald Curtis. 27:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

63422. Crime Does Not Pay. February 27, 1950. Program #21. MGM syndication. "Kangaroo Court". Commercials added locally. A gangster on vacation refuses to obey a California boss' order and is placed on trial...by a Kangaroo Court of criminals! The date above is the date of the first broadcast of WMGM, Nedw York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Richard Derr, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

63709. Crime Does Not Pay. March 6, 1950. Program #22. MGM syndication. "What's In A Name?". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. A woman with the same name as a famous actress checks into the same hotel as the performer. When a $50,000 necklace is delivered to the hotel, the wrong women gets it and promptly vanishes. Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Helen Craig, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

10731. Crime Does Not Pay. March 27, 1950. Program #25. MGM syndication. "Thick As Thieves". Commercials added locally. Two pals, one quite smart, the other not nearly so, part company in their lives of crime. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Everett Sloane, Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

10732. Crime Does Not Pay. April 3, 1950. Program #26. MGM syndication. "Ingenious Woman". Commercials added locally. The wife of a gang leader has a lot more brains than her husband. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Barbara O'Neil, Ira Marion (writer), Bob Williams (announcer). 27 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81057. Crime Does Not Pay. May 8, 1950. Program #31. MGM syndication. "Don't Write, Telephone". Commercials added locally. Marty White and his henchman "Shiv" fly across the country, following instructions to rub out a "stoolie." A getaway is made by airplane. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Jack LaRue, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81058. Crime Does Not Pay. May 15, 1950. Program #32. MGM syndication. "Between The Dark and The Daylight". Commercials added locally. Competition in the numbers racket leaves "Joey, The Poet" on the way to his own rub-out. This is not a very convincing script. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Lionel Stander, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81065. Crime Does Not Pay. May 22, 1950. Program #33. MGM syndication. "The Second-Hand Pistol". Commercials added locally. An impoverished couple pawn their last possession to buy two pistols in order to start a life of crime. A well-written story. After the drama, Nancy Coleman says that it's society's fault that the good parents in the story entered a life of crime. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Nancy Colman, John Gibson, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81066. Crime Does Not Pay. May 29, 1950. Program #34. MGM syndication. "Imported Headache". Commercials added locally. A dishonest German offers smuggled aspirin by the truckload. However, it's all a sting by an ex-Nazi. He has a saber scar and is a wanted war criminal too! The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Joseph Buloff, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81067. Crime Does Not Pay. June 19, 1950. Program #37. MGM syndication. "Clip Joint". Commercials added locally. The owner of a crooked dance hall double-crosses a fellow crook...a gent with a sawed-off .38. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Alexander Kirkland, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81068. Crime Does Not Pay. June 26, 1950. Program #38. MGM syndication. "The Professor Pulls A Switch". Commercials added locally. The "Professor" runs a chain of grocery stores. He cheats poor immigrants and stocks murder in the inventory. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. John Loder, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

71047. Crime Does Not Pay. July 3, 1950. Program #39. MGM syndication. "The Lady Loves Kittens". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. A lady arsonist and her accomplice use kittens to help start their fires. Anna Lee, Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:21. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

81054. Crime Does Not Pay. July 10, 1950. Program #40. MGM syndication. "Once Too Often". Commercials added locally. A gangster's trigger man takes the rap for murder and expects to be rewarded when he gets out of jail on parole. However, his boss wants him to go straight. The program features an unusually sincere performance by Herbert Rudley as, "Ollie The Lug." The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Herbert Rudley, Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:22. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

81055. Crime Does Not Pay. July 17, 1950. Program #41. MGM syndication. "Burglar Alarm". Commercials added locally. Three childhood friends grow up into a life of crime, They finally try the "big job" by setting off the burglar alarm on a jewelry store, then not robbing the store until the cops leave! The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Betty Furness, Bob Williams (announcer). 27:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81056. Crime Does Not Pay. July 24, 1950. Program #42. MGM syndication. "Horseshoes Are For Luck". Commercials added locally. Mitch "The Smoothie" Daniels rubs out his competitors, but is forced to take it on the lam when an Italian waiter identifies Mitch as the killer. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Neil Hamilton, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81069. Crime Does Not Pay. July 31, 1950. Program #43. MGM syndication. "Beauty and The Beast". Commercials added locally. A Bluebeard rides a circuit and keeps meticulous files on his many romances. He has it down to a science. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Everett Sloane, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81070. Crime Does Not Pay. August 7, 1950. Program #44. MGM syndication. "Giddyup Horsie". Commercials added locally. A jockey is blackmailed in order to fix a race. When that doesn't work, the jockey is murdered and the horse if framed! The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Richard Webb, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81059. Crime Does Not Pay. August 14, 1950. Program #45. MGM syndication. "The Gangster Was A Lady". Commercials added locally. The lady has guts and brains. She sells juke boxes, protection and brass knuckles when she encounters sales resistance. She murders the competition...and his dog! The dog survives and is a witness against this very tough lady. A truly inane script. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Ira Marion (writer), Blanche Yurka, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81060. Crime Does Not Pay. August 21, 1950. Program #46. MGM syndication. "Murder Makes Book". Commercials added locally. Red Thompson and his two pals decide to go into the bookmaking business. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Joseph Wiseman, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81071. Crime Does Not Pay. August 28, 1950. Program #47. MGM syndication. "Father's Boy". Commercials added locally. A boy is forced to grow up in a bad neighborhood. He finds himself driving a getaway car and getting into deeper trouble. The story is told in flashback. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Richard Hart, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81072. Crime Does Not Pay. September 4, 1950. Program #48. MGM syndication. "The Weak Spot". Commercials added locally. A Small time bookie has a girlfriend with bigtime ambitions. The syndicate takes an interest and a double murder follows. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Margo, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81073. Crime Does Not Pay. September 11, 1950. Program #49. MGM syndication. "Horse Face". Commercials added locally. "Horse Face" plans to take over the cheap nightclub owned by "Dimes." Two cops are murdered during the dispute, but a dying cop gives a very distinctive description of the shooter. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Frank Albertson, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81074. Crime Does Not Pay. September 18, 1950. Program #50. MGM syndication. "They Gotta Have What To Eat". Commercials added locally. Rival protection gangs fight for control of the town's produce market. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from whcih this syndicated version may have been taken. Horace McMahon, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:19. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

99441. Crime Does Not Pay. October 9, 1950. Program #52. MGM syndication. "Rigger's Racket". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of first broadcast of the program by WMGM, New York City. The announcer implies that the story title is, "The Wildcatters." Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (music), Donald Buka, Jackson Beck (narrator, performer). 25:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

81075. Crime Does Not Pay. October 16, 1950. Program #53. MGM syndication. "Voice Of Death". Commercials added locally. A British ventriloquist commits murder and travels to America to be with his wealthy girl friend. After murdering the girl's father, the ventriloquist imitates the dead man's voice, so as to inherit more money. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. John Loder, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81076. Crime Does Not Pay. October 23, 1950. Program #54. MGM syndication. "The Recruit". Commercials added locally. A louse in the protection racket skims the take from his bosses, which gets his girlfriend beaten up. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Charles Korvin, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

59543. Crime Does Not Pay. October 30, 1950. Program #55. MGM syndication. "Escort For Hire". Commercials added locally. An escort bureau dabbles in robbery and murder, with some blackmail thrown in! The last show of the season. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of the program on WMGM, New York from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Mary Wickes, Ira Marion (writer), Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Bob Williams (announcer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 27:47. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

81077. Crime Does Not Pay. November 8, 1950. Program #56. MGM syndication. "The Big Book". Commercials added locally. A small-time bookie skips town when he owes $5000 that he can't pay. He returns to town only to get caught between two powerful crime bosses. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Donald Curtis, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81078. Crime Does Not Pay. November 15, 1950. Program #57. MGM syndication. "Mow The Man Down". Commercials added locally. A new D. A. is causing grief for the mob; so a "hit" is being planned. The decision to go ahead with the murder is not anonymous. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. John Gibson, Ward Wilson, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81079. Crime Does Not Pay. November 22, 1950. Program #58. MGM syndication. "The Celluloid Candle". Commercials added locally. "Sparks" Davis and "Matches" Andrews are obviously in the arson business. The join forces with a Mr. Finchley, who has the contacts and a special device. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Ralph Forbes, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81080. Crime Does Not Pay. November 29, 1950. Program #59. MGM syndication. "The Doll". Commercials added locally. "The Doll" is not only the owner of a nightclub, she's tough as nails. She accepts a contract to rub out "The Duke," but has difficulty being the "finger woman." The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may be taken. Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Bob Williams (announcer), Sarah Haden, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 28:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81081. Crime Does Not Pay. December 6, 1950. Program #60. MGM syndication. "Kid Shiv". Commercials added locally. "The Kid" is double-crossed and sent to stir. When he gets out, he hasn't lost his touch with a blade. Kid Shiv cuts up his past and has njo future. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Dickie Moore, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Bob Williams (announcer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 28:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81063. Crime Does Not Pay. December 13, 1950. Program #61. MGM syndication. "Two-Gun Annie". Commercials added locally. Young Annie is very good with a rifle, and plans to live in the fast lane. Her boyfriend Frankie gets his car up to seventy-two miles per hour! A career in bank robbery follows in what sounds like the story of Bonnie and Clyde. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Joan Lorring, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81064. Crime Does Not Pay. December 20, 1950. Program #62. MGM syndication. "Strange Token". Commercials added locally. The dope racket gets them hooked, cuts the dosage and recruits "runners" and "pushers." The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Morris Carnovsky, Bob Williams (announcer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor). 27:20. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

81082. Crime Does Not Pay. December 27, 1950. Program #63. MGM syndication. "Building Blocks". Commercials added locally. A gangster takes over a building union during the housing shortage. He expects the workmen to build houses for him while they're on the city payroll. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Richard Derr, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Bob Williams (announcer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 27:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81083. Crime Does Not Pay. January 3, 1951. Program #64. MGM syndication. "Death On The Upgrade". Commercials added locally. A perfectly dreadful script about a husband who poisons his wife and makes it look like an accident. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Donald Woods, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Bob Williams (announcer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 28:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

5966. Crime Does Not Pay. January 10, 1951. Program #65. MGM syndication. "Edge Of The Desert". Commercials added locally. A racketeer from back East builds a resort hotel in California, using the local syndicate's money. However, he learns that CDNP. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of the program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Harvey Stephens, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

5967. Crime Does Not Pay. January 17, 1951. Program #66. MGM syndication. "Cards and Spades". Commercials added locally. A smart girl racketeer runs an afternoon gambling den for housewives, but learns that CDNP. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Susan Douglas, Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

5968. Crime Does Not Pay. January 24, 1951. Program #67. MGM syndication. "The Old Mob Goes". Commercials added locally. An old-time gangster decides to double-cross his pals and team up with a new gang however, he finds out that C. D. N. P. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Ian Keith, Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

5969. Crime Does Not Pay. January 31, 1951. Program #68. MGM syndication. "Love Is Not All". Commercials added locally. A fraud operating a Lonely Hearts Union cheats a woman out of $20,000 to start a nationwide fencing operation. He learns that C. D. N. P. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Ralph Forbes, Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81061. Crime Does Not Pay. February 7, 1951. Program #69. MGM syndication. "Heir Apparent". Commercials added locally. An elderly gangster takes on a young man as his assistant. The syndicate is moving in. The younger man is tempted to join them and get rid of the old man. After the murder, the waiter who witnessed the crime must be found. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Phillip Reed, Gerald Mohr (?), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81062. Crime Does Not Pay. February 14, 1951. Program #70. MGM syndication. "Carnival Frail". Commercials added locally. A hard-boiled carnival worker meets a wealthy "old geezer." She becomes "the rich girl that lives on the hill" and the old geezer gets a knife in the back. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Diane Barrymore, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Ira Marion (writer), Marx B. Loeb (producer, director), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 26:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81084. Crime Does Not Pay. February 21, 1951. Program #71. MGM syndication. "Rough Customer". Commercials added locally. Mickey Brook starts a protection racket by breaking the window of a candy store five times in ten days. He moves up to armed robbery. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. John Shelton, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Burton B. Turkas (technical director), Bob Williams (announcer), Ira Marion (writer). 28:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81085. Crime Does Not Pay. February 28, 1951. Program #72. MGM syndication. "For Sweet Charity". Commercials added locally. A gentleman of society is actually a shill for a phoney charity gambling racket. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Romney Brent, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical adviser), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

131. Crime Does Not Pay. March 7, 1951. Program #73. MGM syndication. "Operation Payroll". Commercials added locally. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of the program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Harold Vermilyea, Bob Williams (announcer), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor). 26:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

16986. Crime Does Not Pay. March 14, 1951. Program #74. MGM syndication. "Diamond Trump". Commercials added locally. Diamond smugglers in South Africa have several unique methods to get the stones into the U. S. A. The date above is the date of the first broadcast of this program on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Marx B. Loeb (director), Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer), Ralph Meeker, Ira Marion (writer). 28:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81088. Crime Does Not Pay. March 21, 1951. Program #75. MGM syndication. "Through The Hoop". Commercials added locally. A lady running a collegiate lunchroom plans to take the chance out of basketball games. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Una O'Connor, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81089. Crime Does Not Pay. March 28, 1951. Program #76. MGM syndication. "Plug-Ugly". Commercials added locally. A tough mobster beats his way to the top and then becomes a killer for hire. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Edmund Ryan, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81086. Crime Does Not Pay. April 4, 1951. Program #77. MGM syndication. "Front, Boy!". Commercials added locally. The bellhops of a large hotel are involved in theft, blackmail and any other way to make a crooked buck. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Bramwell Fletcher, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (wrtier), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 27:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

81087. Crime Does Not Pay. April 11, 1951. Program #78. MGM syndication. "Violets, Sweet Violets". Commercials added locally. The last show of the series. Two racketeers beat up a flower wholesaler for protection money. The wholesaler leaves the flower business and opens a candy store, but trouble follows him. The date above is the date of the first broadcast on WMGM, New York, from which this syndicated version may have been taken. Robert Lowery, Jon Gart (composer, conductor), Marx B. Loeb (director), Ira Marion (writer), Burton B. Turkas (technical advisor), Bob Williams (announcer). 28:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

Report contains 63 programs.