The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy

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.


88800. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 6, 1935. Program #1. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy visit a medicine show. Sonny sings, "Darkness On The Delta." Buddy sings, "It Isn't Fair." They find themselves kidnapped and working for the show! The first show of the series. The program was recorded at the RCA Victor Studios in Hollywood, the date for each epsisode is subject to correction. Sonny and Buddy sing during each episode, many programs end with a moral for young listeners. The announcer instroduces the story (during the later chapters) with the phrase, "Here they are," using the same tone of voice as Bill Hay introduced, "Amos 'n' Andy." Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88801. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 13, 1935. Program #2. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Near the Mexican border, a customs man tell the owner of the medicine show that Sonny and Buddy will have to return home. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88802. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 20, 1935. Program #3. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Doc refuses to let Sonny and Buddy go home, disguising them as "Sambo" and "Tambo." The sheriff comes banging on the door. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88803. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 27, 1935. Program #4. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Will Doc whip Betty as he's threatened? Two border bandits demand $500, then kidnap Betty! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88804. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 3, 1935. Program #5. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. In pursuit of the border bandits. After her recovery, Betty faints when she sees a face in the window. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88805. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 10, 1935. Program #6. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. What did Betty see at the window? Doc gives Sonny and Buddy to a people-smuggler to get them into Mexico. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88806. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 17, 1935. Program #7. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy cross the Rio Grande by boat, and find themselves swimming for their lives! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:20. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88807. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 24, 1935. Program #8. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy have reached the Mexican side of the river. The border bandits have Sonny, Buddy and Charcoal up a tree! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88808. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. March 3, 1935. Program #9. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Doc is hit with a blackjack and robbed! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88809. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. March 10, 1935. Program #10. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Doc recovers from the blow to his head. Sonny and Buddy plan to return home and plead to not have Doc arrested. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88810. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. December 8, 1935. Program #49. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sloppy Jim's body has been found, but who killed him? Even the sheriff is a suspect! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88811. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. December 15, 1935. Program #50. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The $500 check is down in a mudhole. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88812. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 19, 1936. Program #55. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Exploring the cave to find evidence. An argument is followed by an explosion...or a shot. The check has been found. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88813. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. January 26, 1936. Program #56. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The shriff complains that, "You're all agin' me." Spike, the wounded gangster, dies just before he can reveal the name of the murderer. The killer was a lady. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88814. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 2, 1936. Program #57. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The reward money has disappeared...stolen! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88815. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 9, 1936. Program #58. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The money is in the checked suit. The checked suit was given to an old clothes collector, he's given it away and the chase is on! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88816. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 16, 1936. Program #59. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The black and white checked suit is elusive, but the money is recovered. A Spanish-accented woman who uses "Christmas Night" perfume is suspected. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88817. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. February 23, 1936. Program #60. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Mary Lopez denies being guilty, but is the real murderer anyway. $333 is going to be used to pay off the mortgage and the adventure ends. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88818. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. March 1, 1936. Program #61. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The start of a new adventure. The house-car catches on fire! Where is Dad and Charcoal? The sheriff is knocked down by the fire engine. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 10:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88819. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. March 8, 1936. Program #62. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The mother of Sonny and Buddy knows the identify of Betty's parents. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88820. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. April 12, 1936. Program #67. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The gangsters are prevented from getting the treasure map by the sheriff. Sonny and Buddy are trapped in a blind alley. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88821. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. April 19, 1936. Program #68. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The treasure chest is found, but there are only rocks inside. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88822. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. April 26, 1936. Program #69. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Charcoal saves the sheriff from drowning in the cellar of Jim's nightclub. The treasure has been found! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88823. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. May 3, 1936. Program #70. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Betty has left the medicine show because she tyhought she was in the way. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88824. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. May 10, 1936. Program #71. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy try to find Betty. It's discovered that Betty is an heiress, but the lawyer says that she must be found in the next thirty days. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88825. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. May 17, 1936. Program #72. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. John, the long-missing (14 years) father of Sonny and Buddy, reunites with Mary, the boy's mother. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88826. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. May 24, 1936. Program #73. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The sheriff found Betty's hat...floating in the river! The sheriff finds a clue in a man's hat. The man's name is, "John Stetson!" Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88827. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. May 31, 1936. Program #74. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Farewell to the sheriff. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88828. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. July 5, 1936. Program #79. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The sheriff is following the man who stole his car (named "True Love"). The jalopy runs into a ditch. Mrs. Murphy (with a thick Irish accent), who was Betty's landlady, is given just one hour to find her. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88829. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. July 12, 1936. Program #80. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. A swap is made. Three bottles of tonic for a lion, a wildcat and a boa constrictor. Betty has been seen, passing out on the street. Betty has been taken to the hospital in Lumpkin. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 14:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88830. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. July 19, 1936. Program #81. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Betty is found at last (she sounds a lot older than on previous episodes). Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88831. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. July 26, 1936. Program #82. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Betty tells her story. The lion escapes from the menagerie. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88832. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. August 2, 1936. Program #83. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Who will be the one to close the cage door and capture the lion? Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88833. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. August 9, 1936. Program #84. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The sheriff draws the short straw and is the one to capture the lion. Will Betty hear from that lawyer again? Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:00. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88834. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. August 16, 1936. Program #85. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Will Betty get the money she inherited? Never trust a lawyer! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88835. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. August 23, 1936. Program #86. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The lawyer has disappeared. A picnic in the country leads to a runaway houseboat on the river, filled with counterfeit coins. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 10:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88836. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. August 30, 1936. Program #87. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The houseboat continues downstream, dumping Sonny and Buddy into the river. Buddy goes under the water and says, "Goodbye!" Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 11:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88837. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. September 6, 1936. Program #88. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy have been rescued. The sheriff has disappeared, and so has the houseboat. Have they gone over the falls? Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88838. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. September 13, 1936. Program #89. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The show must go on, even without the the sheriff. The government detectives turn out to be the counterfeiters, Sonny and Buddy are dragged to the river. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:04. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88839. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. September 20, 1936. Program #90. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Sonny and Buddy are rescued from the counterfeiters. But the bad guys escape. The sheriff is thrown out of the counterfeiter's car, while machine guns are blazing! Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88840. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. September 27, 1936. Program #91. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. A telegram is received from the lawyer. He'll be in Lumpkin in five days...if nothing prevents. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88841. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. October 11, 1936. Program #93. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The sheriff is sure Betty won't get her inheritance. A plane has engine trouble and crashes right in front of Sonny and Buddy, just missing them. Out of the wreck crawls...the sheriff! With him is the lawyer...but he's unconscious. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88842. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. November 9, 1936. Program #97. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The gangster who tried to rob Doc have been captured, but Betty isn't going to inherit her $50,000. Betty says, "I've got my fortune. Our toubles are over!" Plans are made to head for the ranch in California. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88843. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. November 16, 1936. Program #98. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. Everyone is in Yuma, Arizona, heading for California. The house-car has run out of oil. Sonny and Buddy get lost in the desert during a sandstorm. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:09. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88844. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. November 23, 1936. Program #99. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The boys are rescued. The sheriff's new car runs into a telephone pole. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 13:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88845. The Adventures Of Sonny and Buddy. November 30, 1936. Program #100. Park-Edwards Productions, San Diego syndication, RCA transcription. The Bar Z ranch is only 12 miles away. Bronco Billy Wilson introduces himself to Betty, the new boss. Sonny and Buddy say goodbye to their listeners and sing a final song farewell. The final episode of the syndicated series. Sam Edwards, Jack Edwards Jr., Jack Edwards Sr., Edna Edwards (writer). 12:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 46 programs.