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The Big Broadcast: March 11, 2012

Audio will be available after the broadcast airs March 11.

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    11/12/61 #766 The Wrong One Matter (Multi-Sponsored) (CBS) (23:38)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    03/16/50 #040 The Big Boys (NBC) (26:54)
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    06/06/53 #059 Sundown (Sus.) (CBS) (29:40)
  • 08:30 p.m. Challenge of the Yukon
    09/18/47 #498 The Fraud (Sus.) (ABC) (29:36)
  • 09:00 p.m. Frank Race
    05/08/49 Adventure of the Darling Debutante (Synd) (26:20)
  • 09:30 p.m. Escape
    12/06/49 #100 Command (Sus.) (CBS) (29:10)
  • 10:00 p.m. Lux Radio Theater
    11/07/49 #675 High Wall w/Van Heflin & Janet Leigh (Lux) (CBS) (59:34)

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