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The Big Broadcast: June 24, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    10/13-14/55 Molly K Matter Pts. 4-5 (Sus.) (CBS) (27:10)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    06/29/50 #055 Big Grab (NBC) (26:48)  
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    09/26/53 #075 Fawn (Sus.) (CBS) (29:44) 
  • 08:30 p.m. X MInus One
    05/08/55 #03 Mars is Heaven (Sus.) (NBC) (29:22)
  • 09:00 p.m. Theater Guild On the Air
    11/03/46 #048 The Last Of Mrs. Cheney w/Gertrude Lawrence (U.S. Steel) (ABC) (59:52)
  • 10:00 p.m. Pete Kelly's Blues
    09/12/51 June Gould (AFRS) (27:50)
  • 10:30 p.m. Pat Novak for Hire
    04/09/49 Sam Tolliver (AFRS) (29:34)
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