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OTR Detective - The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio

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The great ones are back in action.

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United States

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The great ones are back in action.

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English


Episodes

Dangerous Assignment: Doctor Mitsuko Kidnapping (EP4319)

2/21/2024
Today’s Mystery: Steve goes to Tokyo to get to the bottom of the kidnapping of a prominent scientist by Americans claiming to be with the U.S. government. Original Radio Broa Read more ...

Duration:00:30:11

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Picture Postcard Matter, Episodes One and Two (EP4318)

2/20/2024
Today’s Mystery: Johnny goes to Zurich on the trail of $100,000 in stolen, uncut diamonds. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: October 1 and 2, 1956 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar; Lucille Meredith; Vic Perrin; Forrest Lewis; Stan Jones; Ben Wright When making your travel plans, remember http://johnnydollarair.com Read more ...

Duration:00:43:00

The Falcon: The Case of the Talented Twins (EP4317)

2/19/2024
Today’s Mystery: A woman hires Mike Waring to find a hit-and-run driver. Original Radio Broadcast Date: October 1, 1950 Originating from New York St Read more ...

Duration:00:29:11

Dragnet: .22 Rifle for Christmas (EP4316)

2/17/2024
Todays Mystery: A boy disappears before Christmas with his present – a .22 rifle. Original Radio Broadcast Date: December 22, 1949 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Jack Webb as Sergea Read more ...

Duration:00:43:53

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Meg’s Palace Matter, Episodes Three, Four, and Five (EP4315)

2/16/2024
Today’s Mystery: After getting beat up outside of Meg’s place, Johnny is even more determined to find out who’s threatening to burn her out. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: September 26, 27, and 28, 1956 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar; Virginia Gregg; Jack Kruschen; Byron Kane; Forrest Lewis; Bert Holland; Stan Jones;…

Duration:00:47:07

Mr. Chameleon: The Amazing Thomas and Blifton Murder Case (EP4314)

2/15/2024
Today’s Mystery: Two business partners send letters to the police alleging that the other is going to kill them. They’re found dead in their office, poisoned Read more ...

Duration:00:38:12

Dangerous Assignment: Family Squabble (EP4313)

2/14/2024
Today’s Mystery: Steve goes to the Belgian Congo to resolve a family dispute between two women that’s threatened the U.S. access to a strategic mineral mine. Original R Read more ...

Duration:00:32:44

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Meg’s Palace Matter, Episodes One and Two (EP4312)

2/13/2024
Today’s Mystery: Johnny goes to a small New England seaside town where the feisty owner of a rundown cafe has been threatened with having her place burnt down. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: September 24 and 25, 1956 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar, Virginia Gregg, Jack Kruschen, Byron Kane, Forrest Lewis,Bert Holland,…

Duration:00:35:00

The Falcon: The Case of the Friendly Target (EP4311)

2/12/2024
Today’s Mystery: The Falcon is hired to find out who tried to kill an ex-crook. Original Radio Broadcast Date: September 24, 1950 Originating from New York Read more ...

Duration:00:29:37

Dragnet: The Garbage Chute Murder (EP4310)

2/10/2024
Today’s Mystery: An organist is found murdered in her apartment, and the police can figure out the killer got in. Original Radio Broadcast Date: December 15, 1949 Originating from Hollywo Read more ...

Duration:00:33:11

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Imperfect Alibi Matter, Episodes Four and Five (EP4309)

2/9/2024
Today’s Mystery: Johnny digs through a string of lies and conflicting accounts in trying to solve the murder of a wealthy young executive. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: September 20 and 21, 1956 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar; Virginia Gregg; Tony Barrett; Shirley Mitchell; Will Wright; Chester Stratton; Ted de Corsia; Barney Phillips;…

Duration:00:33:40

Mr. Chameleon: The Lost Bride Murder Case (EP4308)

2/8/2024
Today’s Mystery: A bride is found murdered on the day of her wedding. Original Radio Broadcast Date: April 6, 1949 Originating from New York City Read more ...

Duration:00:35:42

Dangeorus Assignment: Arnold Freed Kidnapped (EP4307)

2/7/2024
Today’s Mystery: Steve goes to Greece, where he’s to follow the trail of phony documents in hopes of finding a kidnapped American scientist. Original Radio Broadcast Da Read more ...

Duration:00:28:43

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Imperfect Alibi Matter, Episodes One and Three (EP4306)

2/6/2024
Today’s Mystery: Johnny is called in when a young business executive’s window is shattered by a bullet while he’s driving. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: September 17 and 19, 1956 Plot details on Episode 2 from The Who Is Johnny Dollar Matter, Volume 1 by John Abbott (Affiliate link) Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as…

Duration:00:43:09

The Falcon: The Case of the Worried Champion (EP4305)

2/5/2024
Today’s Mystery: A boxing champ trying to defend his title calls in the Falcon with suspicions that his opponent is concealing a gambling operation around the fights.

Suspense: The Man Who Murders People (EP4304s)

2/4/2024
Today’s Mystery: The commuter train to Roseville becomes the setting for a deadly game of cat and mouse, passengers grapple with the terror of a serial killer at large. With every twist and turn of the conversation, the line between hunter and prey blurs, leading to an electrifying climax that will leave listeners in suspense!…

Duration:00:35:41

Dragnet: The Jade Thumb Rings (EP4304)

2/3/2024
Today’s Mystery: Friday and his partner Romero race against the clock to recover $8,000 worth of stolen Chinese jade. The only lead? A vicious criminal and a six-year-old witness with a wild imaginatio Read more ...

Duration:00:39:12

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Confidential Matter, Episodes Three, Four, and Five (EP4303)

2/2/2024
Today’s Mystery: Johnny’s investigation of a deceased friend and colleague who embezzled $80,000 leads him to Panama. Original Radio Broadcast Dates: September 12, 13, and 14, 1956 Originating from Hollywood Starring: Bob Bailey as Johnny Dollar; Virginia Gregg; Jack Edwards; Russell Thorson; Shirley Mitchell; Stacy Harris; Bob Miller; Harry Bartell; Vic Perrin; Frank Gerstle When…

Duration:00:48:12

Dangerous Assignment: The Hunt for Charon (EP4301)

1/31/2024
Today’s Mystery: Steve goes to Mexico to follow a clue to a dangerous international killer. Original Radio Broadcast Date: January 28, 1953 Originating in Hollywood

Yours Truly Johnny Dollar: The Confidential Matter, Episodes One and Two (EP4300)

1/30/2024
Today’s Mystery: Today’s Mystery: In a swirl of old memories and new shock, Johnny is summoned to unravel the sordid unraveling of a once-trusted friend. Ed Morgan, known for his honest life, is posthumously accused of embezzling a staggering $80,000. As Johnny steps into the fog of San Francisco to trace Ed’s last steps, he…

Duration:00:37:02