John Steele, Adventurer

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of April 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


78366. John Steele, Adventurer. July 12, 1949. Mutual net. "Cargo Unknown". Sustaining. Two men are in an open boat, with a beautiful woman. Elliott Drake (writer, director), Ross Martin, Connie Lembcke, Earl George, Sylvan Levin (conductor), Walt Shaver (sound effects), Ted Mallie (announcer), Don Douglas, Robert Monroe (producer). 29:36. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78367. John Steele, Adventurer. August 30, 1949. Mutual net. "Play Ball". Sustaining. "One man against an angry crowd, a foul ball and a fog." "The fans in the stands are part of what makes baseball the grerat American pasttime." Don Douglas, Sylvan Levin (conductor), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Charles Holmes, Grace Keddy, Ross Martin, Al Patterson, Joe Halgenson (?), Jimmy Powers, Ted Mallie (announcer). 29:25. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

2604. John Steele, Adventurer. October 31, 1949. Mutual net. "Lighthouse Twelve". Sustaining. A lighthouse keeper has to overcome his morbid fear of the sea. Eva Marie Saint, Robert Monroe (producer), Elliot Drake (director), Lois Landauer (writer), John Larkin, Charles Holmes, Don Douglas (as "John Steele"), Sylvan Levin (conductor). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78368. John Steele, Adventurer. November 1, 1949. Mutual net. "The Mission". Sustaining. "One man on a relentless search (meets) a strange and beautiful woman, and the answer (is) in the shifting sands of the desert." A man finds, "you can learn, even from defeat." Connie Lembcke, Ross Martin, Don Douglas, Sylvan Levin (conductor), Charles Holmes. 29:45. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78369. John Steele, Adventurer. December 3, 1949. Mutual net. "Salvage". Sustaining. "A man with a dream, locked in the icy depths of the ocean." Don Douglas, Sylvan Levin (conductor), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Jim Boles, Abby Lewis, Ross Martin, Jack Orison, Ted Mallie (announcer). 29:22. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

1080. John Steele, Adventurer. 1950. Mutual net. "The Honorable Ones". Sustaining. An ex-doctor, fleeing from the Chinese Communists, is forced to perform a delicate brain operation. The date is approximate. Adele Sol (?), Connie Lembcke, Don Douglas, Ross Martin, Joseph Helgeson, Earl George. 22:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

78370. John Steele, Adventurer. January 17, 1950. Mutual net. "Joey's Girl". Sustaining. "A man is caught in the web of his own frustration, a woman and a promise of escape." A man "learns the tragedy of indecision." No credits are announced. Don Douglas, Sylvan Levin (conductor). 29:37. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

2605. John Steele, Adventurer. January 29, 1950. Mutual net. "Captive". Sustaining. A jungle guide has been hunting a one-eyed tigress for three years. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78371. John Steele, Adventurer. February 7, 1950. Mutual net. "Ascent". Sustaining. "One man (has) a dream of the past, facing the future on the sheer cliffs of a towering mountain." A man "earns to leave the past where it belongs." No credits are announced. Don Douglas, Sylvan Levin (conductor). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

2606. John Steele, Adventurer. February 26, 1950. Mutual net. "Detour". Sustaining. A lawyer doesn't care what he does to his friends in order to get ahead. He even sends his best friend to jail so he can become Mayor! . 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78349. John Steele, Adventurer. March 7, 1950. Mutual net. "The Lonely One". Sustaining. "The story of a boy who found the key to the outer room." Don Douglas, Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Jim Boles, Ross Martin, Abby Lewis, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"), Ted Mallie (announcer). 28:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78350. John Steele, Adventurer. April 18, 1950. Mutual net. "Long Shot". Sustaining. "A man is trapped in the bitterness of the past." An adventure at the race track. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Allan Stevenson, Joyce Gordon, Ross Martin, Mark Lawrence, Ted Mallie (announcer). 29:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2607. John Steele, Adventurer. May 6, 1950. Mutual net. "The Unsuspected". Sustaining. Two men hacking their way through the Amazon jungle in search of a missing aviator find death instead. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78351. John Steele, Adventurer. May 23, 1950. Mutual net. "Trail's End". Sustaining. "One man with an iron sense of justice (in) a canhyon with a desperate killer." Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director). 28:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78352. John Steele, Adventurer. June 20, 1950. Mutual net. "Shadow On The Snow". Sustaining. "In the towering peaks of the Swiss Alps, the story of a very strange mood. The story of a man who had to climb a mountain to find himself." The program is pre-empted next week, no credits are announced, names below are possibilities. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects). 28:40. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78353. John Steele, Adventurer. July 25, 1950. Mutual net. "Dead Ringer". Sustaining. "One man on a mission of vengeance, stalking a brutal, unknown killer in a town of strangers." Don Douglas, Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), John Larkin, Bryna Raeburn, Earl George, Howard Kane (?), Doc Whipple ("music effects), Ted Mallie (announcer). 28:54. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

2608. John Steele, Adventurer. August 6, 1950. Mutual net. "The Long Road". Sustaining. A tale of jealousy and highjacking with long distance truck drivers. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple (organ). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78354. John Steele, Adventurer. August 22, 1950. Mutual net. "Comeback". Sustaining. "One man, consumed by a driving ambition, adds the red color of hate in the blistering heat of the baseball diamond." "Sometimes you can step down, to go upstairs." No credits are given. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"). 28:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78355. John Steele, Adventurer. November 3, 1950. Mutual net. "The Darkened Ring". Sustaining. "A man with a gnawing hunger for glory hears the tundering roar of a fight crowd in his ear." "The story of a man who almost loses his right to a future, in the violence of the present." The program is pre-empted next week. No credits are given. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("music effects"). 29:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78356. John Steele, Adventurer. November 28, 1950. Mutual net. "The Circle Road". Sustaining. "A man, scarred by bitter memories (hears) lonely footsteps in the leaves (and follows) the path of decision." "The handbook of battle is not the manual of peace." Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("music effects"), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), John Larkin, Jim Boles, Joyce Gordon, Abby Lewis, Ross Martin, Ted Mallie (announcer). 29:36. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78357. John Steele, Adventurer. December 26, 1950. Mutual net. "The First Stone". Sustaining. "A house filled with forty people and a man with a mission, and danger lurking behind every smile." "A party where many false faces cover one dangerous mask." No credits are given. Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("music effects"). 28:39. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78358. John Steele, Adventurer. January 30, 1951. Mutual net. "The Sixth Bullet". Sustaining. "A man, trapped in the wreckage of his life, is taunted with a false hope for escape." Doc Whipple ("musical effects"), Don Douglas, Connie Lembcke, Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Jack Edwards, Sidney Paul, Ted Mallie (announcer). 28:09. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78359. John Steele, Adventurer. March 13, 1951. Mutual net. "One Way Street". Sustaining. "A man, who though he'd seen everything, (is up) a blind alley (with a) host from the past." Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"), Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), John Larkin, Ross Martin, Phil Sterling, Jack Edwards, Ted Mallie (announcer), Mary Kay Wells. 28:00. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78360. John Steele, Adventurer. April 11, 1951. Mutual net. "The Marshal Of Morgan County". Sustaining. "A man who rides alone hears a voice in the night (and makes) a bargain sealed in the hot flash of gunfire." "A man rides through a town and swaps freedom for justice." Robert Monroe (producer), Elliott Drake (writer, director), Brad Richards, Ross Martin, Connie Lembcke, Phil Sterling, Ted Mallie (announcer), Don Douglas, Doc Whipple ("musical effects"). 28:11. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

71483. John Steele, Adventurer. Program #14. Mutual net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Girl On 963". Ben Dooley leaves the farm and travels to the big city to marry a model in a mail order catalogue. Don Douglas, Ross Martin, Mary Ashworth, Mort Lawrence, Adele Sol. 25:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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