WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: January 15, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    03/26/61 #733 The Two's a Crowd Matter (Multi-Sponsored) (CBS) (22:42)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    01/05/50 #032 Big Escape (NBC) (27:06)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    04/11/53 #051 Goniff (Sus.) (CBS) (29:44)
  • 08:30 p.m. Fibber McGee & Molly
    10/10/39 #217 Rumage Sale (Johnson's Wax) (NBC) (29:36)
  • 09:00 p.m. Sam Spade
    07/04/48 #106 The Rushlight Diamond Caper (Wildroot) (CBS) (29:40)
  • 09:30 p.m. Big Story
    01/11/49 Nightmare House (Lifeboy) (NBC) (29:24)
  • 10:00 p.m. Escape
    07/14/47 #02 Operation Fleur de Lys (Sus.) (CBS) (29:28)
  • 10:30 p.m. Whistler
    03/11/51 High Death (Signal Oil) (CBS) (26:28
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