Decision Now!

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.


26537. Decision Now!. February 2, 1947. Program #1. American Legion syndication. "Democratic Responsibility". Recorded January 3, 1947, for broadcast the week of February 2, 1947. A series about famous Americans, the American way of life, and the American Legion. A well-done series, with good acting and writing. The show has effective portraits of Americana. Responsibility for the less fortunate people of the world is everyone's responsibility. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26538. Decision Now!. February 9, 1947. Program #2. American Legion syndication. "Edison Centennial Celebration". Record January 3, 1947, for broadcast February 9, 1947. Highlights from the life of the famous inventor. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26539. Decision Now!. February 16, 1947. Program #3. American Legion syndication. "Washington's Birthday". Recorded January 2, 1947, for broadcast February 16, 1947. The tradition of Washington's concern for his men at Valley Forge is carried on by the American Legion. . 14:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26540. Decision Now!. February 23, 1947. Program #4. American Legion syndication. "Junior Baseball". Recorded January 7, 1947, for broadcast February 23, 1947. An over-eager father puts pressure on his son to succeed on the ball field. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26541. Decision Now!. March 2, 1947. Program #5. American Legion syndication. "Respect For Government". Recorded January 10, 1947, for broadcast March 2, 1947. Will the campaign at "Boy's State" be based on personalities or issues? Arnold Stang. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26542. Decision Now!. March 9, 1947. Program #6. American Legion syndication. "Community Service". Recorded January 29, 1947, for broadcast March 9, 1947. An explanation of how the Legion serves, on the twenty-eighth anniversary of the initial meetings of the American Legion. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26543. Decision Now!. March 16, 1947. Program #7. American Legion syndication. "The Home". Recorded February 7, 1947, for broadcast March 16, 1947. The "cruel hoax" of Veteran's Housing is represented by a carnival barker. . 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26544. Decision Now!. March 23, 1947. Program #8. American Legion syndication. "Child Development". Recorded February 14, 1947, for broadcast March 23, 1947. A young boy with a deformed face from an accident causes trouble that's more than skin deep. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26545. Decision Now!. March 30, 1947. Program #9. American Legion syndication. "Two Silver Pens". Recorded February 26, 1947, for broadcast March 30, 1947. The story of the five pens General MacArthur used at the Japanese surrender, and the special significance of two of them. . 14:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26546. Decision Now!. April 6, 1947. Program #10. American Legion syndication. "American Constitution". Recorded February 22, 1947, for broadcast April 6, 1947. An inspirational visit to the library to prepare for the American Legion Oratory contest. . 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26547. Decision Now!. April 13, 1947. Program #11. American Legion syndication. "Spiritual Development". Recorded March 11, 1947, for broadcast April 13, 1947. Three men adrift at sea are menaced by a shark...but only two of them have faith in God. . 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26548. Decision Now!. April 20, 1947. Program #12. American Legion syndication. "Full Employment". Recorded March 19, 1947, for broadcast April 20, 1947. When a mine closes down and puts a whole town out of work, the Legion steps in and builds a factory. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26549. Decision Now!. April 27, 1947. Program #13. American Legion syndication. "Child Health Day". Recorded March 29, 1947, for broadcast April 27, 1947. The story of two cases of Rheumatic Fever and a long time rivalry between two youngsters. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26550. Decision Now!. May 4, 1947. Program #14. American Legion syndication. "V-E Day". Recorded March 24, 1947, for broadcast May 4, 1947. The story of a wounded engineer at the bridge at Remagen, during the invasion of Germany near the end of the war. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

26551. Decision Now!. May 11, 1947. Program #15. American Legion syndication. "Air Power". Recorded March 26, 1947, for broadcast May 11, 1947. A pane discussion: "How Can America Regain Its Air Power Supremacy"? . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26552. Decision Now!. May 18, 1947. Program #16. American Legion syndication. "Operation Naval Reserve". Recorded April 11, 1947, for broadcast May 18, 1947. A history of out fighting Navy. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26553. Decision Now!. May 25, 1947. Program #17. American Legion syndication. "Memorial Day". Recorded April 23, 1947, for broadcast May 25, 1947. A post-war crew race, with the scull filled with the dead crew of 1941! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26554. Decision Now!. June 1, 1947. Program #18. American Legion syndication. "Juvenile Delinquency, Law and Order". Recorded April 23, 1947 for June 1, 1947. Courtroom drama about a seventeen year old boy involved in a murder! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26555. Decision Now!. June 8, 1947. Program #19. American Legion syndication. "Flag Day". Recorded April 28, 1947, for broadcast June 8, 1947. "Flag Day", with Jim Ameche as the American Flag. A capsule history of "Old Glory," from the death of General Herkimer during the Revolution, to Iwo Jima. Jim Ameche. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26556. Decision Now!. June 15, 1947. Program #20. American Legion syndication. "Highway Safety". Recorded May 5, 1947, for broadcast June 15, 1947. Many small irritations lead up to one big car wreck. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26557. Decision Now!. June 22, 1947. Program #21. American Legion syndication. "Junior Baseball". Recorded May 8, 1947, for broadcast June 22, 1947. A farm boy tossing potatoes at the barn door moves up to American Legion baseball. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26558. Decision Now!. June 29, 1947. Program #22. American Legion syndication. "Independence Day and Veteran Rehabilitation". Recorded May 16, 1947, for broadcast June 29, 1947. A legless vet decides to build his own home, but runs into typical escalating costs. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26559. Decision Now!. July 6, 1947. Program #23. American Legion syndication. "Road Of Liberty". Recorded May 28 1947, for broadcast July 6, 1947. Charles Batchelder interviews an American Legion official about a planned tribute to General Patton in France. Charles Batchelder. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26560. Decision Now!. July 13, 1947. Program #24. American Legion syndication. "Child's Heritage". Matrix date: June 2, 1947. For broadcast the week of July 13, 1947. Supernatural activities in the courtroom. An unusual approach to the problem of juvenile delinquency. Berry Kroeger. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26561. Decision Now!. July 20, 1947. Program #25. American Legion syndication. "Respect For Government". Recorded June 23, 1947, for broadcast July 20, 1947. A boy discovers that there's more to public service than personal glory. Ed Begley. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26562. Decision Now!. July 27, 1947. Program #26. American Legion syndication. "Tolerance". Recorded July 16, 1947, for broadcast July 27, 1947. A young boy brought up in Nazi Germany comes to postwar America to live. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26563. Decision Now!. August 3, 1947. Program #27. American Legion syndication. "Victory Day: The United Nations," "Twice Is Too Often". Recorded June 28, 1947, for broadcast August 3, 1947. Advice from a dying man...to the peoples of the world. Bert Lytell, Mandel Kramer. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26564. Decision Now!. August 10, 1947. Program #28. American Legion syndication. "Wings Of Youth". Recorded July 7, 1947, for broadcast August 10, 1947. A boy's model airplane saves the day when the river starts rising. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26565. Decision Now!. August 17, 1947. Program #29. American Legion syndication. "Junior Development and Youth Development". Recorded July 10, 1947, for broadcast August 17, 1947. Well done story told in the first person. A baseball pitcher tries to win the game for his son. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26566. Decision Now!. August 24, 1947. Program #30. American Legion syndication. "Junior Development and Youth Development". Recorded July 14, 1947, for broadcast August 24, 1947. The story of John Enzer, one of the founders of the American Legion. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26567. Decision Now!. August 31, 1947. Program #31. American Legion syndication. "Back To School". Recorded July 17, 1947, for broadcast August 31, 1947. A fogbank and a math problem help a young sailor to see beyond the horizon. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26568. Decision Now!. September 7, 1947. Program #32. American Legion syndication. "Subversive Activities". Recorded July 21, 1947, for broadcast September 7, 1947. Good story about the supernatural ride of the Mayor of a small town. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26569. Decision Now!. September 14, 1947. Program #33. American Legion syndication. "Constitution Day". Recorded July 25, 1947, for broadcast September 14, 1947. The story of how a famous Senator started his career as an incorruptible young lawyer, fighting the political machine to free an innocent man from jail. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26570. Decision Now!. September 21, 1947. Program #34. American Legion syndication. "Employment". Recorded August 4, 1947, for broadcast September 21, 1947. A postal clerk is determined to become a successful writer. . 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26571. Decision Now!. September 28, 1947. Program #35. American Legion syndication. "Return To Religion". Recorded August 15, 1947, for broadcast September 28, 1947. An actress is having trouble mastering a role, until she starts attending church on Sunday. . 14:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26572. Decision Now!. October 5, 1947. Program #36. American Legion syndication. "Youth Development". Recorded August 25, 1947, for broadcast October 5, 1947. A high school student decides not to compete in the American Legion Oratorical contest. . 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26573. Decision Now!. October 12, 1947. Program #37. American Legion syndication. "A Symbol Of Sacrifice". Recorded August 15, 1947, for broadcast October 12, 1947. Jim Ameche conducts an interesting interview with a young Dutch girl who cared for the grave of an American soldier, and an interview with the parents of the soldier. Jim Ameche. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26574. Decision Now!. October 19, 1947. Program #38. American Legion syndication. "Navy Day". Recorded September 1, 1947, for broadcast October 19, 1947. A brief history of the U. S. Navy during World War II. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26575. Decision Now!. October 26, 1947. Program #39. American Legion syndication. "Education". Matrix date: September 27, 1947. For broadcast the week of October 26, 1947. A veteran who is reluctant to return to medical school sees his attitudes mirrored in his kid brother. . 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26576. Decision Now!. November 2, 1947. Program #40. American Legion syndication. "Marine Birthday". Recorded October 2, 1947, for broadcast November 2, 1947. The story of the U. S. Marines' campaign on Iwo Jima. . 14:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57042. Decision Now!. November 9, 1947. Program #41. American Legion syndication. "Armistice Day". Sustaining. No one wins a war! We've seen this twice, and twice is too often. The search for an "unknown hero." . 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57043. Decision Now!. November 16, 1947. Program #42. American Legion syndication. "Tolerance". Sustaining. An average guy is upset when the folks who are moving in next door talk with a foreign accent! . 14:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26577. Decision Now!. November 23, 1947. Program #43. American Legion syndication. "Thanksgiving". Recorded October 17,1947, for broadcast November 23, 1947. A crippled vet uses his powerful interest in football as a means of rehabilitation. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26578. Decision Now!. November 30, 1947. Program #44. American Legion syndication. "Good Neighbor Day". Recorded October 31, 1947, for broadcast November 30, 1947. The story of the opening of the West, including the "Golden Spike." We are all one country. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26579. Decision Now!. December 7, 1947. Program #45. American Legion syndication. "Driving Safely". Recorded October 31, 1947, for broadcast December 7, 1947. A "safe driver" returning home has the cards stacked against him. Paul Ford. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

26580. Decision Now!. December 14, 1947. Program #46. American Legion syndication. "Seabee Anniversary". Recorded November 19, 1947, for broadcast December 14, 1947. A good story about the Seabees on a Pacific island. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26581. Decision Now!. December 21, 1947. Program #47. American Legion syndication. "A Christmas Story". Recorded November 13, 1947, for broadcast December 21, 1947. A charming Christmas fantasy about a young boy in search of Santa Claus! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

26582. Decision Now!. December 28, 1947. Program #48. American Legion syndication. "New Year's Resolution". Recorded November 27, 1947, for broadcast December 28, 1947. A man quits his job and leaves home New Year's Eve during a snowstorm. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26583. Decision Now!. January 4, 1948. Program #49. American Legion syndication. "Juvenile Training Schools". Recorded December 3, 1947, for broadcast January 4, 1948. The American Legion helps to improve conditions at a school for delinquent boys. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26584. Decision Now!. January 11, 1948. Program #50. American Legion syndication. Recorded December 4, 1947, for broadcast January 11, 1948. A mother forbids her young son from becoming involved in the American Legion program of model airplanes. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26585. Decision Now!. January 18, 1948. Program #51. American Legion syndication. "G. I. Home Loans". Recorded December 27, 1947, for broadcast January 18, 1948. A veteran decides to build his dream house without government help...and almost loses everything! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26586. Decision Now!. January 25, 1948. Program #52. American Legion syndication. "Air Defense". Recorded December 18, 1947, for broadcast January 25, 1948. Colonel Roscoe Turner speaks briefly. How Billy Mitchell demonstrated the value of air power. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26587. Decision Now!. February 1, 1948. Program #53. American Legion syndication. "Oratorical Contest". Recorded December 19, 1947, for broadcast February 1, 1948. The lesson learned by one of the entrants in the American Legion contest are dramatized. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26588. Decision Now!. February 8, 1948. Program #54. American Legion syndication. "Tolerance". Recorded December 31, 1947, for broadcast February 8, 1948. A lynch-mob and the flag from San Juan Hill teach a lesson in race relations. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26589. Decision Now!. February 15, 1948. Program #55. American Legion syndication. "Rifle Marksmanship". Recorded December 17, 1947, for broadcast February 15, 1948. A gun club for youngsters teaches good sportsmanship, safety with firearms, and can bring the family closer together. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26590. Decision Now!. February 22, 1948. Program #56. American Legion syndication. "Legislative Committee In Action". Recorded December 29, 1947, for broadcast February 22, 1948. How the American Legion helped a Senator return to Washington in just a few hours, to save the G. I. Bill! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26591. Decision Now!. February 29, 1948. Program #57. American Legion syndication. "Armed Forces Recruiting". Recorded December 30, 1947, for broadcast February 29, 1948. A visit to the White Sands proving grounds for a test of a captured V-2 rocket. Interesting blockhouse scene. Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26592. Decision Now!. March 7, 1948. Program #58. American Legion syndication. "Boy's State". Recorded January 8, 1948, for broadcast March 7, 1948. A model city and state government, entirely run by boys, is once again established by the American Legion. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26593. Decision Now!. March 14, 1948. Program #59. American Legion syndication. "A Birthday Present For America". Recorded January 27, 1948, for broadcast March 14, 1948. A brief history of the founding of the American Legion, and a dramatization of some of its early contributions. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26594. Decision Now!. March 21, 1948. Program #60. American Legion syndication. "Easter Story," "The Resurrection Story". Recorded January 27, 1948, for broadcast March 21, 1948. . 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26595. Decision Now!. March 28, 1948. Program #61. American Legion syndication. "Army Day: The Breakers". Recorded February 10, 1948, for broadcast March 28, 1948. A plea for a strong standing Army and military preparedness. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26596. Decision Now!. April 4, 1948. Program #62. American Legion syndication. "Diamonds In The Dust". Recorded February 13, 1948, for broadcast April 4, 1948. The Legion helps an orphan to discover his parents and family. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26597. Decision Now!. April 11, 1948. Program #63. American Legion syndication. "American Legion Junior Baseball," "Home Run". Recorded January 29, 1948, for broadcast April 11, 1948. How to save the game and have a swell time, even if you can't be the pitcher! . 14:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26598. Decision Now!. April 18, 1948. Program #64. American Legion syndication. "Civil Defense," "Dynamite". Recorded March 8, 1948, for broadcast April 18, 1948. The story of the catastrophic Texas City, Texas, harbor explosion. Well done! Jackson Beck, Paul Ford. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26599. Decision Now!. April 25, 1948. Program #65. American Legion syndication. "A Rose For Sheila," "Child Health Day". Recorded February 19, 1948, for broadcast April 25, 1948. A young girl has been disfigured, the American Legion helps to pay for corrective surgery. . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26600. Decision Now!. May 2, 1948. Program #66. American Legion syndication. "A Houseguest Called Murder," "Safety". Recorded March 3, 1948, for broadcast May 2, 1948. There's a killer in everyone's house...carelessness! . 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

57044. Decision Now!. May 9, 1948. Program #67. American Legion syndication. "Nicoli Roskov: American". Sustaining. A program in honor of, "I Am An American Day." The plan of Genghis Khan is brought up to date. . 14:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57045. Decision Now!. May 16, 1948. Program #68. American Legion syndication. "Headlines: 1963". Sustaining. A program in honor of "National Maritime Day." What has happened to our merchant marine? "Today," the merchant marine is in bad condition, and what will it be like in fifteen years? . 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

38564. Decision Now!. May 23, 1948. Program #69. American Legion syndication. "In Memoriam," "Memorial Day". The story of how the bodies of dead servicemen are found on the battlefield, carefully identified, returned home and buried with honor, with the help of the American Legion. Paul Ford. 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

38565. Decision Now!. May 30, 1948. Program #70. American Legion syndication. "Gus, King Of The Mouse Traps," "Veteran's employment". A Yankee in the deep South learns first hand about the problems facing returning servicemen, and one solution to them. Barton Yarborough. 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57047. Decision Now!. June 6, 1948. Program #71. American Legion syndication. "The Ramparts I Watch". Sustaining. The story of a boy, a piece of cloth, a freight train, and a history lesson. A program in honor of Flag Day. . 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57046. Decision Now!. June 13, 1948. Program #72. American Legion syndication. "Life Raft". Sustaining. A shot fired in the Pacific Ocean, awakens a child in Iowa, six thousand miles away. A star can sink a ship! A program about American Legion services to children of hospitalized veterans. . 14:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57048. Decision Now!. June 20, 1948. Program #73. American Legion syndication. "A House On High Street". Sustaining. The story of a house that grew with the years, and one that took on the character of the builder. A program about "naturalization." . 14:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57049. Decision Now!. June 27, 1948. Program #74. American Legion syndication. "Cyclone In The Cellar". Sustaining. A program in honor of Independence Day. A warning not to confuse tolerance with complacency. A veteran who respected the Soviet Union as a wartime ally is surprised to find himself a member of the Communist Party! Jackson Beck (announcer), Staats Cotsworth. 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41458. Decision Now!. July 4, 1948. Program #75. American Legion syndication. "Ladder To The Skies," "Air Power and Model Aviation". How model airplane builders from across the country built the propeller for the NACA wind tunnel at Langley, Virginia. . 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41459. Decision Now!. July 11, 1948. Program #76. American Legion syndication. "A Lucky Penny From Kingdom Come," "Scholarships". An amusing fantasy that outlines all the scholarships available to the children of American veterans. . 14:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57176. Decision Now!. July 18, 1948. Program #77. American Legion syndication. "The Red Railroad". Sustaining. How actions of trade unions can affect not only their own members, but the entire population of our country. Today, in trade unions, there are trained, subversive "specialists," who are members of the Communist Party. This is the story of how they gained control of "Local 74." Les Tremayne (narrator). 14:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57177. Decision Now!. July 25, 1948. Program #78. American Legion syndication. "Union Station". Sustaining. An idle discussion in a railroad station, leads to a peek behind the "Iron Curtain." . 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

38566. Decision Now!. August 1, 1948. Program #79. American Legion syndication. "Quest Unending". A program in celebration of National Aviation Day (August 19). "GCA," the latest development in flight safety. . 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

38567. Decision Now!. August 8, 1948. Program #80. American Legion syndication. "A Day To Remember," "V-Day (August 14th)". A vet forgets to honor the dead on the anniversary of Victory. Mandel Kramer. 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57178. Decision Now!. August 15, 1948. Program #81. American Legion syndication. "Watch Out For Us". Sustaining. A story of "Child Safety." A mother tries to forget her baby Linda, voices whisper that, "you killed her!" . 14:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57179. Decision Now!. August 22, 1948. Program #82. American Legion syndication. "Miss Pringle Takes A Bow". Sustaining. A story about the advantages of going "Back To School." This is a story of and about "young America." The key to fame and fortune lies right before your very eyes! Don Dunphy tells the story of Randy Dodds, the winner of the air race. Don Dunphy. 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57180. Decision Now!. August 29, 1948. Program #83. American Legion syndication. "Booby Traps". Sustaining. Americans love to collect souvenirs, and plenty of them were brought home from far away countries after the war. Sometimes, a "War Trophy" may turn out to be a booby trap! A vet disassembling a Walther P-38 is injured when the gun explodes. Jackson Beck. 14:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57181. Decision Now!. September 5, 1948. Program #84. American Legion syndication. "The Prince Of Pandemonium". Sustaining. Nobody knows why some parents give their children strange names...like Dandelion Tucker! But twenty five years later, Dandelion finds himself in the army! Jackson Beck. 14:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26601. Decision Now!. September 12, 1948. Program #85. American Legion syndication. "The Little Lion," "Constitution Day (August 19th)". The story of Alexander Hamilton's contribution to our Constitution. Jackson Beck. 14:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26602. Decision Now!. September 19, 1948. Program #86. American Legion syndication. "The Sun, The Wind, and The Flame," "Campus Babies". Veterans living in a campus trailer park start their own co-op, grocery, American Legion Post, and go on from there! Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

57182. Decision Now!. September 26, 1948. Program #87. American Legion syndication. "Journey Into A Strange Land". Sustaining. A story about Forest Glen, a training area for convalescing soldiers. Scott Matthews comes to Forest Glen to rest from his wounds suffered in Tunisia. Jackson Beck. 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

57183. Decision Now!. October 3, 1948. Program #88. American Legion syndication. "The Seagull". Sustaining. A passenger on an ocean liner reports a man overboard in stormy seas. A visit to the Sargasso Sea for a trip through time! Jackson Beck. 14:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26603. Decision Now!. October 10, 1948. Program #89. American Legion syndication. "Wise Guy," "Boy's Clubs". A good story about four tough kids of the streets, and the one of them that joined the Boy's Club. . 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26604. Decision Now!. October 17, 1948. Program #90. American Legion syndication. "Davey Jones' Locker," "Navy Day". The story of three sailors, one woman and Davey Jones' Locker! Jackson Beck. 14:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26605. Decision Now!. October 24, 1948. Program #91. American Legion syndication. "Amos and The Animals," "Election Day". An old codger on the front porch of his General Store has some interesting things to say about voting. . 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26606. Decision Now!. October 31, 1948. Program #92. American Legion syndication. "Rage In Peaceful Valley," "Armistice Day (November 11th)". Kentucky hillbillies tell by analogy how Communists and their fellow travelers are undermining our American Heritage. . 14:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53079. Decision Now!. November 7, 1948. Program #93. American Legion syndication. "The Crossword Puzzle". The program is based on facts supplied by the House Un-American Activities Committee. There are eighty thousand blindly obedient Communists currently undermining our country. Jackson Beck, Paul Ford. 14:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26607. Decision Now!. November 14, 1948. Program #94. American Legion syndication. "Autumn Harvest," "Thanksgiving (November 25th)". A housewife thinks back on the men she could have married and the lives she could have led. Jackson Beck. 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

19519. Decision Now!. November 21, 1948. Program #95. American Legion syndication. "Wall Of Steel," "Status Of Air Power". Sustaining. A drama about the importance of having a strong air force. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26608. Decision Now!. November 28, 1948. Program #96. American Legion syndication. "So Thin The Veil," "Good Neighbor Day (December 7th)". What the American Legion does for its members. Jackson Beck. 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26609. Decision Now!. December 5, 1948. Program #97. American Legion syndication. "Past Imperfect," "Bill Of Rights Day". The Bill of Rights and a punch in the jaw both pack quite a wallop! Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26610. Decision Now!. December 12, 1948. Program #98. American Legion syndication. "That Fort Knox Experiment," "Universal Military Training". Three young men have lots of fun during basic training! Jackson Beck. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

26611. Decision Now!. December 19, 1948. Program #99. American Legion syndication. "Candles In The Window," "Temporary Financial Aid". A Christmas Story about four kids who were almost forgotten by Santa Claus. Jackson Beck. 14:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26612. Decision Now!. December 26, 1948. Program #100. American Legion syndication. "A Cup O' Kindness," "Temporary Financial Aid". A hospitalized Irishman concerned about his family, is aided by a Scotsman and the American Legion. Jackson Beck. 14:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

26613. Decision Now!. January 2, 1949. Program #101. American Legion syndication. "Tsingtao Example," "World Communism". Sustaining. The U. S. Marines skirmish with the Chinese Communists. Jackson Beck. 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41460. Decision Now!. January 9, 1949. Program #102. American Legion syndication. "The Case Of The Killing Fog," "Disaster Relief". The American Legion Disaster Relief Committee comes to the aid of Donora, Pennsylvania when a fog filled with poisonous industrial waste strikes down the townspeople. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41461. Decision Now!. January 16, 1949. Program #103. American Legion syndication. "We Talk Too Much," "Anti-Subversive Activities". How the Legion formed one committee to fight the spread of Communism. Jackson Beck (narrator), Ian Martin. 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41462. Decision Now!. January 23, 1949. Program #104. American Legion syndication. "The Strange Bequest Of Maggie O'Neal," "Child Welfare Service". A woman's two stepchildren are both ingrates. She tries to find a way to thwart their greed after she dies. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41463. Decision Now!. January 30, 1949. Program #105. American Legion syndication. "Beyond The Call Of Duty," "Boy Scouts". A Boy Scout leader tells how his early training with bird calls helped to blow up a Japanese troop train during the war. Jackson Beck (narrator), Mandel Kramer. 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41464. Decision Now!. February 6, 1949. Program #106. American Legion syndication. "The Sword Of Damocles," "National Security Training". Fantastic stories of "the sword" that hangs over our heads, the threat of blanket bombing and invasion in case of another war. The program advocates the National Security Training Act, to have all young men trained for military service. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:19. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41470. Decision Now!. February 13, 1949. Program #107. American Legion syndication. "The Safe Cracker". A teen-aged thief is given a chance to redeem himself, thanks to an American Legion parole officer. Jackson Beck (narrator), Ralph Bell. 14:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41471. Decision Now!. February 20, 1949. Program #108. American Legion syndication. "The Long Long Trail". A World War I veteran sells his farm to work at Oak Ridge during the second war and finds himself too healthy for a disability pension, too young for social security, and no way to support himself and his wife. Jackson Beck (narrator), Les Tremayne. 14:22. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

41472. Decision Now!. February 27, 1949. Program #109. American Legion syndication. "The Golden Door". How displaced persons from Europe are being allowed into the United States, thanks to American Legion sponsored legislation. Jackson Beck narrates and plays a Polish refugee in the story. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41473. Decision Now!. March 7, 1949. Program #110. American Legion syndication. "The Fatted Calf". How an American Legion post helped a 4H group bring a dead veteran's steer to the National Championships in Chicago. Jackson Beck (narrator). 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 110 programs.