Written by Milton Wayne and co-stars Frank Lovejoy, Everett Sloane and Larry Haines. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Don Voorhees. Ted Pearson, Roland Winters, announcers. The intimate personal story of one infantry platoon during the invasion of Italy, from book by the same name.
Written by Robert E. Sherwood and stars Raymond Massey. Features John McIntire, Bill Johnstone, others. Produced by Homer Fickett. Music by Donald Voorhees and the Wilmington Symphony Orchestra. Bud Collyer, William Spargo, announcers. Broadcast from Wilmington, Del. A repeat performance, by request, of the story of Lincoln during the War Years, as based on Carl Sandburg's timeless biography.
Broadcast from the Chicago Opera House. Written by Robert E. Sherwood and adapted from Carl Sanburg's biography. Stars Raymond Massey. Narrated by Thomas Chalmers. Anncr: Louis Rowan. Music and sound supervised by Donald Voorhees. Lincoln's presidential years dramatized from the Sanburg biography. Highlights his inauguration, etc.
Written by Robert Meltzer and Norris Houghton. Stars Orson Welles and Karl Swenson. Features Kenny Delmar, Bill Johnstone. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Don Voorhees. Clayton Collyer, announcer. The story of Christopher Columbus.
Written by Earl McGill and features the Cavalcade players (inc. Karl Swenson, John McIntyre, Bill Johnstone). Music by Donald Voorhees. As an overture, Voorhees offers "Till The Clouds Roll By." Special guest is Capt. Bob Bartlett, friend of Admiral Peary. Story dramatizes Peary's discovering the pole.
Written by Peter Lyons and stars Arlene Francis. Features Kenny Delmar and Bill Johnstone. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Don Voorhees. Clayton Collyer, announcer. The story of Alaska and of the men who realized its importance, especially during wartime. Special guests is General C.L. Sturdavent, US Army.
Basil Ruysdael, Thomas Chalmers, anncrs. Features the Cavalcade Players (Bill Johnstone, Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson, Kenny Delmar, Bill Adams, Ed Jerome, others). Music by Donald Voorhees. As an overture, Voorhees offers "From Now On." The story of a man who invented the telephone.
Written by Howard Teichman and Robert L. Richards. Stars Walter Huston, Edward Arnold, Anne Shirley, Jane Darwell and James Craig. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Bob Armbruster. Gayne Whitman, John Hiestand, anncrs. First radio presentation of the new film, based on Stephen Vincent Benet's "Devil and Daniel Webster".
Thomas Chalmers, Basil Ruysdael, anncrs. Features the Cavalcade Players (Ray Colliins, Kenny Delmar, Karl Swenson, others). Music by Donald Voorhees. As an overture, Voorhees plays "Never Again." The story of America's great detective.
Written by Arthur Arent and stars Alan Ladd. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Robert Armbruster. James Bannon, Gayne Whitman, George Albee, announcers. The story of William Prescott of the American Field Service, serving with the British Army in the Middle East, who tracked down a tribe of Bedouins, carriers of smallpox in the area, and inoculated them with the serum that controls the epidemic.
Stars Walter Huston and Earl Robinson with Howard McNear. Written by peter Lyon and based on A.L. Botkin's book, "A Treasury of American Folklore." Music by Robert Armbruster's Orchestra and The Sportsmen Quartet. Anncr: Gayne Whitman. The story of how an itinerant USO camp show troupe performed for homesick GI's on small Pacific Island--singing songs and telling stories of America.
Stars Burgess Meredith with Ed Jerome, John McIntire, Karl Swenson, Kenny Delmar, Stephan Schnabel, Bill Adams, Kingsley Coulton. Introduced by Dr. Frank Monaghan. Music by Donald Voorhees with production by Homer Fickett. Basil Ruysdael, Ted Jewett, anncrs. The story of the great Italian dreamer who first conceived the idea that there were lands beyond the Western Seas.
Written by Arch Oboler and stars Bette Davis. Directed by Arch Oboler. Produced by Homer Fickett. Music composed by Gordon Jemkins and conducted by Don Voorhees. Features Raymond Edward Johnson. Bud Collyer, anncr. The story of a small group of people across the Mexican border who yearned for the liberty which is America and awaited the time when they could come to this country under quota.
Stars Jeanette Nolan with the Cavalcade Players (John McIntyre, Kenny Delmar, Ed Jerome, Bill Adams). Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Donald Voorhees. Basil Ruysdael, Thomas Chalmers, anncrs. The story of Mehitable Wing, pre-Revolutionary believer in the fact that the British system of land tenancy was unjust.
Written by Robert Tallman and stars Myrna Loy. Narrated by John McIntire and features Kenny Delmar, William Johnstone,and Karl Swenson. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Don Voorees. Clayton Collyer, announcer. The story of Dr. Mary Breckinridge and her creating and developing Frontier Nursing Service.
Both discs copies. About 3 minutes of disc acetate breakup.
Written by Norman Corwin and stars Jeanette Nolan. Features Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Ray Collins, Agnes Moorehead, Kenny Delmar, Kingsley Coulton, Ed Jerome. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Donald Voorhees. Clayton Collyer, William Spargo, announcers. The story of Ann Rutledge and her love for Lincoln.
Written by Robert Tallman and stars Agnes Moorehead. Features John McIntyre, Kenny Delmar, Ed Jerome, Karl Swenson, Bill Johnstone, Ray Collins. Produced by Homer Fickett with music by Donald Voorhees. Clayton Collyer, Dick Stark, anncrs. The story of pioneer heroine and the leader in the cause of free worship.
Starring Ethel Barrymore. Produced by Homer Fickett. Narrated by Basil Ruysdael. Music by Donald Voorhees. The story of Anne Royall's fight against hypocrisy in our government during the early half of the 19th century and of her trial on trumped-up charges which resulted in another triumph for American freedom of expression even though Royall was convicted.
Features the Cavalcade Players including Agnes Moorehead, John McIntire, Bill Johnstone. Music by Donald Voorhees. As an overture, Voorhees offers "The Song Is You." Special guests are Helen Keller and her companion, Polly Thompson. Program dramatizes highlights in the life of the devoted teacher of Helen Keller.
Erratic levels on disc1. Disc 1 badly worn. Disc 2 ok.
Written by Robert Richards and stars Agnes Moorehead. Features Kenny Delmar, Karl Swenson, Bill Johnstone, Ray Collins, John McIntyre. Produced by Homer Fickette with music by Donald Voorhees. Clayton Collyer, Dick Stark, anncrs. The story of champion gunshot Annie Oakley.