Radio Memories



     First heard over the CBS network on 10/19/37, Big Town starred Edward G. Robinson as the Steve Wilson, the crusading editor of The Illustrated Press. Claire Trevor was heard as Lorelei Kilbourne, the society editor.  Rinso was the programs sponsor until 07/02/42.  Edward Pawley took over the role beginning on 10/05/43 with the new sponsorship taken over by Ironized Yeast and Bayer.  Lifebuoy became the sponsor when the series moved to NBC beginning 09/14/48.  The series lasted on NBC until 12/25/51.  The sponsorship continued with Lifebuoy when the series returned to CBS beginning 12/12/51 and lasted until the last broadcast on 06/25/52.
C05810 10/19/37 Pittsburgh Lil  (First Show)
              10/26/37 The Harding Factory Fire Trap
C05811 10/14/38 The Poultry Racket  (Rehearsal)
              06/30/39 The Reform School  (Rehearsal)
C05812 00/00/40 Death Rides the Highways
              00/00/40 The Hit & Run Driver
C05813 09/05/42 Occupied Paris
             12/12/44 Death Strikes the Hunter
Starting The NBC Run
C05814 09/14/48 Blind Justice
              09/28/48 The Trap
C05815 10/12/48 Double Murder
              10/19/48 The Angel Of The Street
C05816 11/09/48 The Fatal Chain
              11/16/48 Death By Plan
C05817 11/23/48 The Deadly Doll
              11/30/48 I Remember Murder
C05818 12/07/48 Lost And Found
              12/14/48 Deadline At Dawn
C05819 12/21/48 Prelude To Christmas
              12/28/48 Dangerous Resolution
C05820 01/04/49 The Mask Of Evil
              01/11/49 Nightmare House
C05821 01/18/49 A Date With Death
              01/25/49 The Fatal Fix
C05822 02/01/49 Murder In The Snow
              02/08/49 Death At The Wheel
C05823 02/15/49 The Prisoner's Song
              02/22/49 The Charity Killer
C05824 03/01/49 The Fatal Joke
              03/08/49 The Crooked Eye
C05825 03/15/49 The Shiny Gun
              03/22/49 The Deadly Summons
C05826 03/29/49 The Chill Of Death
              04/05/49 The Squeaking Rat
C05827 04/12/49 The Lonely Heart
              04/19/49 The Iron Fist
C05828 04/26/49 The Hunter
              05/03/49 The Fatal Alibi