WAMU 88.5 : The Big Broadcast

The Big Broadcast: Oct. 14, 2012

  • 07:00 p.m. Johnny Dollar
    11/28/55 Henderson Matter Pt. 01 (Sus.) (CBS) (10:54)
  • 07:30 p.m. Dragnet
    10/12/50 #070 Big Quack (NBC) (25:58) 
  • 08:00 p.m. Gunsmoke
    01/23/54 #092  Nina (Sus.) (CBS) (23:48)
  • 08:30 p.m. Michael Shayne
    1948 #08 Case of the Generous Killer (Synd) (26:42)
  • 09:00 p.m. Box 13
    09/19/48 #05 Extra! Extra (Synd) (26:26)
  • 09:30 p.m. Suspense
    06/01/58 Rave Notice w/Vincent Price (CBS) (18:58)   
  • 10:00 p.m. MGM Theater
    1949-50 #20 Come Live with Me w/Peter Lawford (Synd) (55:00)
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Anne Tyler: "A Spool Of Blue Thread" (Rebroadcast)

In her first live radio interview ever, Pulitzer Prize winning author Anne Tyler joins Diane to talk about her 20th novel, "A Spool of Blue Thread."


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