The FBI In Peace and War

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.


5997. The FBI In Peace and War. March 23, 1950. Program #12. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Criminal Proposition". A couple accepts a proposition to embezzle from a company for a cash payment and a pension. The wife catches a bad case of greed. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

92834. The FBI In Peace and War. September 14, 1950. CBS net. "The Crackup". Sponsored by: Duz, Drene, Lava Soap. Three bank robbers are in hiding after a job. One of them has a bad case of the jitters. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Larry Haines, Louis Pelletier (writer), Len Sterling (announcer), Joe DeSantis, Jack Finke (writer), Vladimir Selinsky (music supervisor), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 28:46. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

84559. The FBI In Peace and War. December 28, 1950. Program #46. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Fix". Frank Molino is "kingpin of the nation's mobsterdom." He machine guns Harry Brock in broad daylight. The program may be dated December 18, 1950. Frederick L. Collins (creator), Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92695. The FBI In Peace and War. March 8, 1951. Program #103. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Big-Time Charlie". Frederick L. Collins (creator), Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104565. The FBI In Peace and War. May 10, 1951. Program #73. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Family Man". Frederick L. Collins (creator), Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4510. The FBI In Peace and War. August 2, 1951. CBS net. "Unfinished Business". Sponsored by: Wheaties, Wildroot Cream-Oil. Eddie took the rap for Joe after a bank job. He was paid $100,000 to do it. Now that he's out of stir, Joe wants the loot back. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Ed Begley, Frank Readick, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40197. The FBI In Peace and War. November 22, 1951. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "No Insurance". The FBI takes on a dishonest doctor and an accident insurance racket. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 26:16. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40198. The FBI In Peace and War. December 13, 1951. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Top Man". One of the King brothers muscles in on Big Sam's rackets. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25:50. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

92697. The FBI In Peace and War. April 3, 1952. Program #123. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Pipe Dream". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4511. The FBI In Peace and War. August 7, 1952. CBS net. "The Fence". Sponsored by: Lucky Strike. A double-crossing fence is eventually double-double-crossed (a quadruple-cross?). Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

4512. The FBI In Peace and War. June 10, 1953. CBS net. "The Traveling Man". Sponsored by: Brylcreme, Lava Soap, Nescafe. A young man double-crosses the stolen car ring he's been working for and heads west with his new bride. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92699. The FBI In Peace and War. August 19, 1953. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Realistic Touch". A pair of con-men try to cheat a small town by giving the residents a chance to "participate" in a television movie. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92701. The FBI In Peace and War. September 2, 1953. Program #183. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The End Of The Rope". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92703. The FBI In Peace and War. March 24, 1954. Program #210. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Forty-Eight State Alarm". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Mary Haines, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Edgar Stehli, Betty Garde, Jack Finke (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46404. The FBI In Peace and War. May 8, 1954. Program #185. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Overexposure". A case of blackmail, using the newly available invention, the tape recorder. Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Charita Bauer, Don Briggs, Jack Finke (writer), Frederick L. Collins (creator). 25:48. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

46405. The FBI In Peace and War. May 22, 1954. Program #187. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Great Northern Bubble". A stock swindle, classically mounted, even with handsomely printed stock certificates! Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Don Briggs, Eric Dressler, Louis Pelletier (writer), Frederick L. Collins (creator). 25:52. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

94229. The FBI In Peace and War. July 21, 1954. CBS net. "The Go-Getter". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 20:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94230. The FBI In Peace and War. August 4, 1954. CBS net. "The Gentleman Friend". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 20:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94232. The FBI In Peace and War. August 18, 1954. CBS net. "Strictly Corn". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 19:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94231. The FBI In Peace and War. August 25, 1954. CBS net. "The Dream Men". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Elspeth Eric, Frank Readick, Jack Finke (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator). 20:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

16682. The FBI In Peace and War. September 22, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Windfall". A woman picks the wrong bunch of bad guys to blackmail. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16683. The FBI In Peace and War. September 29, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Executive Type". A husband and wife extortion team find they've picked a victim who is himself an embezzler. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16681. The FBI In Peace and War. October 6, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Carnival Act". The story of Lily Champagne, who bathes in wine while "soaking" the suckers. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck (narrator), Cathleen Cordell, William Johnstone, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

104450. The FBI In Peace and War. October 13, 1954. CBS net. "One In A Hundred". Commercials deleted. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Elspeth Eric, Edgar Stehli, Wilfred Pelletier (writer). 19:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

16684. The FBI In Peace and War. October 20, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Smoke Ring". A racket in cigars with no tax stamps, and a reluctant son. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16685. The FBI In Peace and War. October 27, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Eighty-Grand Exit". A large embezzlement that's foolproof...except for the double-cross. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16693. The FBI In Peace and War. November 3, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Twenty-Five-Thousand-Dollar Bond". The wife of a government worker is being romanced and then blackmailed by a foreign agent. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck, Elspeth Eric, Les Damon, William Johnstone, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

16690. The FBI In Peace and War. November 17, 1954. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Good Boy". The nicest kid in town turns out to be a professional punk. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2635. The FBI In Peace and War. February 23, 1955. CBS net, WMT, Cedar Rapids Iowa aircheck. "Specialty Act". Sponsored by: Wrigley's Spearmint Gum. A gangster is killed by an auto. The FBI tracks down the crime to a nightclub. The date is approximate. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

94227. The FBI In Peace and War. May 18, 1955. CBS net. "The Fast Pace". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Bill Smith, William Johnstone, Jack Finke (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Jackson Beck (narrator). 19:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94228. The FBI In Peace and War. May 25, 1955. CBS net. "The Schemers". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Elspeth Eric, Grant Richards, Louis Pelletier (writer). 19:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94233. The FBI In Peace and War. June 1, 1955. CBS net. "Gray Matter". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Paul McGrath, Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 19:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

94234. The FBI In Peace and War. June 22, 1955. CBS net. "Protection Copy". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Jackson Beck (narrator), Larry Haines, Joan Lorring, Louis Pelletier (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 19:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

16691. The FBI In Peace and War. July 13, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Serious Type". A lonely-hearts racket preys on the innocent through a "Friendship Club." Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Paul McGrath, William Johnstone, Jack Finke (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Frederick L. Collins (creator). 25:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16686. The FBI In Peace and War. August 10, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Target". A bank robber seeks refuge from fellow gangsters aboard a decrepit freighter. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Robert Readick, Robert Dryden, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16687. The FBI In Peace and War. August 24, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Double Play". A con-game by a gang is led by a crook who looks exactly like a major league baseball star. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16688. The FBI In Peace and War. September 7, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Scientific Touch". An ex-police technician has been teaching a gang of crooks how to beat the lie detector. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16689. The FBI In Peace and War. September 14, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "The Bungler". The story of a bank embezzler and stickup man who couldn't seem to do anything right. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Rosemary Rice, Robert Readick, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

16692. The FBI In Peace and War. September 21, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Scandal Sheet". A magazine published only for blackmail picks on a young starlet, using an innocent reporter just out of school. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

42444. The FBI In Peace and War. November 16, 1955. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Room For Improvement". An F.H.A. kickback racket is broken by the Feds when Eddie Norris falls for the daughter of a gangster. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

77839. The FBI In Peace and War. January 20, 1957. Program #318. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Ladies In Lace". The sweet, little old Jessup sisters are really con-women. Their love of fine china helps the FBI. The date and AFRTS number are approximate, the program is dated after 1954. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck (narrator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Alice Frost, Agnes Young, Edward Adamson (writer), Frederick L. Collins (creator). 24:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

92705. The FBI In Peace and War. March 3, 1957. Program #323. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Out Of Retirement". Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

1079. The FBI In Peace and War. September 22, 1957. CBS net. "Dumb Luck". Commercials deleted. A dumb blonde tries to pull an inheritance swindle and winds up marrying the insurance man she's trying to gyp! Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck (narrator), Charita Bauer, Arthur Winters, Louis Pelletier (writer), Betty Mandeville (producer, director), Warren Sweeney (announcer), Frederick L. Collins (creator). 20:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

51256. The FBI In Peace and War. November 17, 1957. CBS net, WROW, Albany New York aircheck. "Jail Bait". Sponsored by: Kent, Johnson's Back Plaseter, Four Way Cold Tablets, Fitch Shampoo. Roland Carter, an ex-movie idol, is being swindled by Lily Sanders and her young protege Amy Brewster. The recording includes a local spot for Standard Furniture. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Robert Ryf (announcer), Jackson Beck (announcer), Bob Elliott (Johnson's Back Plaster commercial), Ray Goulding (Johnson's Back Plaster commercial), Tony Bennett (Four Way Cold Tablet commercial), Warren Sweeney (announcer), Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

24601. The FBI In Peace and War. May 11, 1958. CBS net. "The Suburbanite". Sponsored by: No-Doz, O'Brien Paints, Ex-Lax. The story is complete, but the final commercial and closing have been deleted. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck (announcer), Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 22:25. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

40181. The FBI In Peace and War. September 21, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Retirement Plan". A pair of con-men try to victimize an elderly grocery clerk by selling him non-existent vending machines. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Jackson Beck (narrator), Dick Noel (announcer), Paul McGrath, Robert Dryden, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 25:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

40183. The FBI In Peace and War. November 2, 1958. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Royal Treatment". A phoney "Prince of Lichtenberg" graduates from selling bogus crown jewels to bigger things in Milwaukee. The date is approximate. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Luis Van Rooten, Jackson Beck, Warren Sweeney (announcer), Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

52931. The FBI In Peace and War. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. "Chaplain James". When a pair of crooks plan to swindle veterans in a small town with a war memorial, a dumb politician and his sharp assistant have some plans of their own. Martin Blaine, Don Briggs, Frederick L. Collins (creator), Betty Mandeville (producer, director). 24:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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