Encore Theatre

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.


46422. Encore Theatre. June 4, 1946. CBS net. "Magnificent Obsession". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The first show of the series. A man with no goals in life decides to become a surgeon after he indirectly causes the death of a famous doctor, and the blindness of the doctor's wife. Cornel Wilde, Lurene Tuttle, Frank Graham (announcer), Lloyd C. Douglas (writer), William Lawrence (producer, director), Leith Stevens (music score), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Victor Rodman, Griff Barnett, Eric Snowden, Earle Ross. 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59629. Encore Theatre. June 11, 1946. CBS net. "The Life Of Louis Pasteur". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The story of the famous scientist. Paul Lukas, George Zucco, Lurene Tuttle, GeGe Pearson, Griff Barnett, Lou Merrill, Gerald Mohr, Terry O'Sullivan, William Lawrence (producer, director), Frank Graham (announcer), Leith Stevens (composer), Jean Holloway (adaptor). 29:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23808. Encore Theatre. June 18, 1946. CBS net. "Yellowjack". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. 9:30 P.M. The story of how Dr. Reed discovered the cause of Yellow Fever. Ronald Colman, Edwin Max, Norman Field, Frank Nelson, Ken Christy, Jerry Hausner, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Frank Graham (announcer), Leith Stevens (music), Jean Holloway (writer), Sidney Howard (author). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59681. Encore Theatre. June 25, 1946. CBS net. "Green Light". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. A young doctor sacrifices his career for the sake of an older but careless surgeon. The "green light" of faith and inspiration comes late, but better late than never. Cathy Lewis, Robert Young, Pedro De Cordoba, Lurene Tuttle, Jim Backus, Jane Morgan, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Frank Graham (announcer), Leith Stevens (music), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Lloyd C. Douglas (author). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59682. Encore Theatre. July 2, 1946. CBS net. "Men In White". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. A doctor must choose between his socialite fiance and the nurse who loves him. Robert Taylor, GeGe Pearson, Griff Barnett, Lurene Tuttle, Elliott Lewis, Sidney Kingsley (author), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer), Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Leith Stevens (music). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59683. Encore Theatre. July 9, 1946. CBS net. "White Angel". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The story of Florence Nightingale and the start of the science of nursing. Virginia Bruce, Earle Ross, Eleanor Audley, Eric Snowden, Norman Field, Ben Wright, Frank Graham (announcer), Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Leith Stevens (conductor). 29:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59684. Encore Theatre. July 16, 1946. CBS net. "Now Voyager". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. A woman, deeply troubled by her life with a domineering mother, finds romance and growth while on an ocean voyage. Maureen O'Sullivan replaced Loretta Young on short notice. Maureen O'Sullivan, George Zucco, Jeanine Roos, Elliott Lewis, Jane Morgan, Cathy Lewis, Frank Graham (announcer), Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Leith Stevens (conductor). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59685. Encore Theatre. July 23, 1946. CBS net. "Dr. Ehrlich's Magic Bullet". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The fight of man against the microbe. After the story, Charles Bickford stumbles badly over the pronunciation of "Maimonides." Charles Bickford, Frank Nelson, Paula Winslowe, Norman Field, Barney Phillips, Jean Holloway (adaptor), Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Leith Stevens (conductor), Frank Graham (announcer). 29:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

59686. Encore Theatre. July 30, 1946. CBS net. "Dark Victory". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. Will a dying socialite be saved by a loving brain surgeon? Susan Peters, Franchot Tone, Frank Nelson, Gerald Mohr, Frank Graham (announcer), Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Leith Stevens (conductor). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59687. Encore Theatre. August 6, 1946. CBS net. "A Man To Remember". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The impoverished doctor in a small town leaves behind a legacy beyond wealth. Lionel Barrymore, Griff Barnett, Jerry Hausner, Ken Christy, Jack Edwards Jr., Earle Ross, Howard Duff, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Frank Graham (announcer), Leith Stevens (conductor), Jean Holloway (adaptor). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59935. Encore Theatre. August 13, 1946. CBS net. "The Prisoner Of Shark Island". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The story of Dr. Sam Mudd, who had the misfortune to treat the broken leg of John Wilkes Booth. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #40025. Zachary Scott, Earle Ross, Jack Edwards Jr., Jerry Hausner, Norman Field, Joseph Du Val, Barney Phillips, Paula Winslowe, Milton Geiger (adaptor), Howard Duff, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Frank Graham (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40025. Encore Theatre. August 13, 1946. Program #383. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Prisoner Of Shark Island". The story of Dr. Sam Mudd, who was sent to prison for life because he attended to the leg of John Wilkes Booth. AFRS program name: Armed Forces Radio Theatre. See cat. #59935 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Zachary Scott, Howard Duff. 25:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59936. Encore Theatre. August 20, 1946. CBS net. "Nurse Edith Cavell". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. A story of the courage of an English nurse and her friends, who lived under German occupation in Belgium, during the first World War. Ida Lupino, Jane Morgan, Norman Field, Jack Edwards Jr., Barney Phillips, Verna Felton, Jerry Hausner, Ken Christy, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59806. Encore Theatre. August 27, 1946. CBS net. "Disputed Passage". Sponsored by: Schenley Laboratories. The last show of the series. The program is to be replaced by "The Hollywood Players Company" or "Cresta Blanca Hollywood Players." A young medical student has a stormy relationship with his mentor and his lover. Lloyd C. Douglas (author), Dennis O'Keefe, Hume Cronyn, Lurene Tuttle, Bill Lawrence (producer, director), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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