Crisis In War Town

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.


19591. Crisis In War Town. June 6, 1945. Program #1. Community Chests syndication. "Johnny Jerry". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). One of a pair of inseparable twins comes down with polio. The dates indicated for this series are those for KLUF, Galveston, Texas. The programs would have been heard on other stations on other dates. Ben Cooper, Eloise Walton (writer), Irene Hubbard, Jon Gart (music), Mary Patton, Michael Artist, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Rod Hendrickson, Victor Jory (narrator), Wendy Barrie. 13:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19592. Crisis In War Town. June 13, 1945. Program #2. Community Chests syndication. "The Hungry Heart". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Foster Home Story." A homely little girl despairs of ever being adopted. Arlene Francis, Barry Hopkins (announcer), Dorothy Sands, Eloise Walton (writer), Gladys Thornton, Jon Gart (music), Patsy O'Shea, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Victor Jory (narrator). 14:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19593. Crisis In War Town. June 20, 1945. Program #3. Community Chests syndication. "White Elephant Sale". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Girl Scouts Story." A Girl Scout gives two promises and is determined to keep them, even if it means breaking and entering. Betty Caulfield, Eloise Walton (writer), Joe Latham, Jon Gart (music), Katharine Raht, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Rosemary Rice, Susan Thorne, Taylor Holmes, Victor Jory (narrator). 14:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19594. Crisis In War Town. June 27, 1945. Program #4. Community Chests syndication. "Sitting Duck". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). Men of the Merchant Marine return to their burning, torpedoed ship to keep it from exploding. Bill Colman, Charles Webster, Joseph Boland, Lyle Sudrow, Richard Basehart, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Robert Readick, Victor Jory (narrator). 14:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19595. Crisis In War Town. July 4, 1945. Program #5. Community Chests syndication. "Hero Stuff". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Child Welfare Story." The younger brother of a hero suffers from neglect and lack of attention. Ben Cooper, Charme Allen, Earle McGill (producer), Eloise Walton (writer), Helen Claire, Jack McBridge, Al Ward, Alastair Kyle, Tom Hoyer, Victor Jory (narrator), Michael Artist, Jack Taylor, Jon Gart (music), Max Ehrlich (writer). 14:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19597. Crisis In War Town. July 11, 1945. Program #6. Community Chests syndication. "The Square Peg". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Boy's Club Story." A boy who wants to be a cabinet maker is being forced by his parents to become a doctor. Barry Hopkins (announcer), Jon Gart (music), Nora Marlowe, Phyllis Parker (writer), Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Robert Readick, Victor Jory (narrator), Walter Kinsella. 13:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19596. Crisis In War Town. July 18, 1945. Program #7. Community Chests syndication. "The Man Who Came Back". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Child and Family Welfare Story." A returning sailor finds his dream girl has been replaced by reality. Earle McGill (producer), Eloise Walton (writer), Joan Tetzel, Jon Gart (music), Madeleine Pearce, Richard Widmark, Victor Jory (narrator). 13:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19598. Crisis In War Town. July 25, 1945. Program #8. Community Chests syndication. "The Little Green Horse". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Day Nursery Story." The program makes use of the "Wright Sono-Vox." Ben Cooper, Eloise Walton (writer), Gladys Thornton, Jeanne Cagney, Joe Latham, Jon Gart (music), Lorna Lynn, Mary Ellen Glass, Maxine Flood, Owen Alden, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer), Victor Jory (narrator). 13:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

56984. Crisis In War Town. August 1, 1945. Program #9. Community Chests syndication, Columbia transcription. "The Way Back". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A War Prisoners Aid Story." An American flyer newly arrived in a German P. O. W. camp is determined to get out as soon as possible. Allen Wood, Earle McGill (producer), Francis De Sales, Guy Repp, John Lund, Jon Gart (music), Martin Siefert (writer), Victor Jory (narrator), William Malten. 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

56988. Crisis In War Town. August 8, 1945. Program #10. Community Chests syndication, Columbia transcription. "Heartbreak Island". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Foreign Relief Story." An American pilot is shot down over Nazi occupied Holland and has broken his leg. A Dutch family rescues the pilot and tries to get him to safety. Al Ward, Alastair Kyle, Berry Kroeger, Earle McGill (producer), Guy Repp, Helen Coulet, Irve Tunick (writer), Jon Gart (music), Lily Valenti, Lon Clark, Victor Jory (narrator). 14:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

19599. Crisis In War Town. August 15, 1945. Program #11. Community Chests syndication. "The Marvelous Unknown". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A Hospital Script." A sickly woman about to give birth is endangered by her RH negative blood. Victor Jory (narrator), Vicki Vola, Gladys Thornton, Don MacLaughlin, Elspeth Eric, Marjorie Quayle, Earle McGill (producer), Eloise Walton (writer), Jon Gart (music). 14:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

57243. Crisis In War Town. August 22, 1945. Program #12. Community Chests syndication, Columbia transcription. "Paper Doll". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A USO Story." Tony Wyatt is lying in a hospital missing a his right arm, and feeling very sorry for himself. Al Ward, Dean Jagger (narrator), Earle McGill (producer), Eloise Walton (writer), Helen Claire, Jon Gart (music), Neal O'Malley, Peggy Conklin, Richard Widmark, Woody Parker. 14:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

57242. Crisis In War Town. August 29, 1945. Program #13. Community Chests syndication, Columbia transcription. "Soldiers In Greasepaint". Sponsored by: Community Chests fund appeal (added locally). "A USO Camp Shows Story". A USO troop is determined to entertain the troops, even if it means visiting the front lines. Celeste Holm, Earle McGill (producer), Eloise Walton (writer), Francis De Sales, Jack Tyler, Jim Backus, Jon Gart (music), Leon Janney, Michael Fitzmaurice, Ralph Bellamy (narrator), Ted Jewett, Will Hare. 14:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

Report contains 13 programs.