OTR Detective – The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

by Adam Graham (box13@greatdetectives.net) · · · · 20 subscribers

This show features five great detectives of Old Time Radio and follows from their first available case to their final bow. Along the way, Host Adam Graham provides insight and humor with his commentary. Our line-up features Box 13, It's a Crime, Mr. Collins, The Man Called X, Mystery is My Hobby , Yours Truly Johnny Dollar, and Dragnet

3164 EP3164: Dragnet: The Big Bobo June 13, 2020
A woman reports that a police officer shook her down for $5,000 in order to get her husband out of prison. Original Air Date: July 19, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.
Johnny is called in when a building insured for $300,000 is burned down. The arsonist is caught and fingers the owner. Original Air Date: August 10, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...
A prize fighter accuses a disabled veteran of a brutal attempted murder. Original Air Date: October 12, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.
A report from Pegon’s cousin reveals that three Rembrandts hanging at a New York gallery are forgeries and sends the Man Called X to Brazil in search of the actual paintings. Original Air Date:June 26, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.
A poor man tries to pawn his stepdaughter’s ring for $1,000 and she claims he stole it. Original Air Date: April 27, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.
A woman says she needs Dan to find her missing brother, but a private detective following them says she’s lying. (Original Air Date: July 28, 1948) Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://s...
Friday and Smith investigate a report of a teenage boy stealing food. Original Air Date: July 12, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Read more ...
Johnny investigates the point-blank shooting of a beloved small town patriarch. Original Air Date: August 3, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...
A murder occurs in an artist’s studio and one part of the mystery is who was killed. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham,
The Man Called X pretends to have been killed so he can catch a dangerous criminal with a fixation on silver. Original Air Date: June 19, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://suppor...
A college student is charged with a hit and run slaying, but insists he was in his dorm studying. Original Air Date: April 18, 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.
Dan goes to Louisiana when a young woman asks him to help a young man who’s dying as a result of witchcraft. Original Air Date: Sometime in 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://supp...
A reporter (Edmond O’Brien) goes undercover to bust up a counterfeiting racket. Audition Date:June 26, 1946 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...
3152 EP3152: Dragnet: The Big Rush May 30, 2020
Friday and Smith investigate a series of tavern robberies. Original Air Date: July 5, 1955 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Read more ...
Johnny his hired to keep an eye on a released convict who he sent to prison. Original Air Date: July 20, 1950 When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...
A wealthy man calls Barton because he suspects an unidentified corpse is that of his ninth wife. Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.
Baroness Karin Geza has to intercept a Gestapo Agent carrying a weapon that could turn the course of the War aboard a train to Berlin. Original Air Date: Read more ...
Several returned servicemen have been swindled with the promise of a house in Hawaii and the Man Called X has been implicated. Original Air Date: June 5, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.
While on a tour bus, Gregory Hood encounters a beautiful brunette with a .32 automatic who leaves a package behind her. Original Air Date: May 5, 1947 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http:...
3147 EP3147: Box 13: Hunt and Peck May 25, 2020
A man on death row asks Dan to clear him less than 48 hours before he’s due to die. Original Air Date: Sometime in 1948 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net.