Diamond Dramas

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.


100908. Diamond Dramas. April 1, 1935. Program #1. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Great Mogul". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100902. Diamond Dramas. April 8, 1935. Program #2. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Austrian Yellow Diamond". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100910. Diamond Dramas. April 15, 1935. Program #3. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Koh-i-noor". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100905. Diamond Dramas. April 22, 1935. Program #4. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Ransom". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100904. Diamond Dramas. April 29, 1935. Program #5. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Medallion". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100914. Diamond Dramas. May 6, 1935. Program #6. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Minature Diamond". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100900. Diamond Dramas. May 13, 1935. Program #7. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "I Have The Diamond". Music fill for local commercial insert. The story of "Hope Diamond," cursed to bring misfortune to those who possess it...starting with Marie Antoinette. Alice Ward (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100913. Diamond Dramas. May 20, 1935. Program #8. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Mighty Akbar". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100901. Diamond Dramas. May 27, 1935. Program #9. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "My Son". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100906. Diamond Dramas. June 3, 1935. Program #10. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Studs". Music fill for local commercial insert. Anne of Austria outsmarts Cardinal Richelieu when he finds out she has given an expensive gift to her lover, the Duke of Buckingham. Alice Ward (writer). 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100897. Diamond Dramas. June 10, 1935. Program #11. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Casket". Music fill for local commercial insert. The series was first broadcast in January 18, 1934 on KDYL, Salt Lake City. The programs sound as if they were produced in Hollywood. The dates given are those for KLX, Oakland, California. The shows were heard in Oakland at 8:15 P.M. The programs were sponsored by "Miracle Diamonds" (a laxative) or jewelry stores in the cities in which they were heard. As with most syndicated programs, the programs were heard on different dates on different stations. On this program: a diamond smuggler brings diamonds into the country hidden in a casket containing a dead body! Alice Ward (writer). 14:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100921. Diamond Dramas. June 17, 1935. Program #12. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Of Caesar Borgia". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100903. Diamond Dramas. September 30, 1935. Program #14. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Blue Diamond". Music fill for local commercial insert. Another program about the "Hope Diamond" in the court of Louis XVI. Alice Ward (writer). 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100911. Diamond Dramas. October 7, 1935. Program #15. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Little Gift". Music fill for local commercial insert. Louis XIV presents a trinket to his boyhood sweetheart and has it returned to him just before dying. Alice Ward (writer). 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100916. Diamond Dramas. October 14, 1935. Program #16. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Pitt Diampond". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100915. Diamond Dramas. October 21, 1935. Program #17. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Orloff". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100907. Diamond Dramas. October 28, 1935. Program #18. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Necklace". Music fill for local commercial insert. Princess Eugenie turns down the gift from Emperor Napoleon I, until a proposal comes along with it. Alice Ward (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100899. Diamond Dramas. November 4, 1935. Program #19. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Highwayman's Diamond". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100912. Diamond Dramas. November 11, 1935. Program #20. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Mad King". Music fill for local commercial insert. A story about King Ludwig of Bavaria. Alice Ward (writer). 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100909. Diamond Dramas. November 18, 1935. Program #21. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The King's Astrologer". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100920. Diamond Dramas. November 25, 1935. Program #22. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Queen's Diamond Charm". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100919. Diamond Dramas. December 2, 1935. Program #23. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Yellow Eye". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100917. Diamond Dramas. December 9, 1935. Program #24. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "The Diamond Smuggler". Music fill for local commercial insert. Alice Ward (writer). 14:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

100898. Diamond Dramas. December 23, 1935. Program #26. Sidney S. Fox syndication. "Dreams Of Empire". Music fill for local commercial insert. Napoleon's diamond for Josephine. The last show of the second series of 13 shows, as heard on KLX, Oakland. Possibly the last show of the series. Alice Ward (writer). 14:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

Report contains 24 programs.