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Let George Do It: Introduction

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(:title Let George Do It: Introduction:)

''Let George Do It'' was a radio drama series produced by Owen and Pauline Vinson from 1946 to 1954. It starred Robert "Bob" Bailey as detective-for-hire George Valentine (with Olan Soule stepping into the role in 1954).

Clients came to Valentine's office after reading a newspaper carrying his typical classified ad:

->''Personal notice: Danger's my stock in trade. If the job's too tough for you to handle, you've got a job for me. George Valentine. Write full details.''

The message would change each week to coordinate with the general theme of the plot. However, after October 17, 1951 the Personal notice remained constant through the duration of the series. The few earliest episodes were more sitcom than private eye shows, with a studio audience providing scattered laughter at the not-so-funny scripts. Soon the audience was banished, and George went from stumbling comedic hero to tough guy private eye and the music from wah-wah-wah to suspenseful.

Valentine's secretary was Claire Brooks, a.k.a. Brooksie (Frances Robinson, Virginia Gregg, Michael Ann Barrett and Lillian Buyeff). As Valentine made his rounds in search of the bad guys, very early in the series he encounters Brooksie's kid brother, Sonny (Eddie Firestone Jr.), Lieutenant Riley (Wally Maher) and elevator man Caleb (Joseph Kearns). For the first few shows, Sonny was George's assistant, but he was soon relegated to an occasional character.

Sponsored by Standard of California, the program was broadcast on the West Coast Mutual Broadcasting System from October 18, 1946 to September 27, 1954, first on Friday evenings and then on Mondays. In its last season, transcriptions were aired in New York, Wednesdays at 9:30pm, from January 20, 1954 to January 12, 1955.

John Hiestand was the program's announcer. Don Clark directed the scripts by David Victor and Jackson Gillis. The background music was supplied by Eddie Dunstedter, initially with a full orchestra. When television supplanted radio as the country's primary home entertainment, radio budgets got skimpier and skimpier and Dunstedter's orchestra was replaced by an organ.


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(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 15, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor0 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Ken Peters
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage03#actor1 | Only Episode (Bailey Illness)]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Olan Soule
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
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(:tableend:)

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(:cellnr width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Co-Star Actor'''+] [[<<]] '''(Claire Brooks -- "Brooksie")'''
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(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Shirley Mitchell
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor0 | Only Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Frances Robinson
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)September 20, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)December 5, 1949
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor4 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Virginia Gregg
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)December 12, 1949
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage02#actor5 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Michael Ann Barrett
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage03#actor6 | Only Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Lillian Buyeff
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage04#actor2 | Only Episode]]
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September 04, 2013, at 03:59 PM by Totok - uMCUX38diwRn
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(:title Let George Do It: Introduction:)

''Let George Do It'' was a radio drama series produced by Owen and Pauline Vinson from 1946 to 1954. It starred Robert "Bob" Bailey as detective-for-hire George Valentine (with Olan Soule stepping into the role in 1954).

Clients came to Valentine's office after reading a newspaper carrying his typical classified ad:

->''Personal notice: Danger's my stock in trade. If the job's too tough for you to handle, you've got a job for me. George Valentine. Write full details.''

The message would change each week to coordinate with the general theme of the plot. However, after October 17, 1951 the Personal notice remained constant through the duration of the series. The few earliest episodes were more sitcom than private eye shows, with a studio audience providing scattered laughter at the not-so-funny scripts. Soon the audience was banished, and George went from stumbling comedic hero to tough guy private eye and the music from wah-wah-wah to suspenseful.

Valentine's secretary was Claire Brooks, a.k.a. Brooksie (Frances Robinson, Virginia Gregg, Michael Ann Barrett and Lillian Buyeff). As Valentine made his rounds in search of the bad guys, very early in the series he encounters Brooksie's kid brother, Sonny (Eddie Firestone Jr.), Lieutenant Riley (Wally Maher) and elevator man Caleb (Joseph Kearns). For the first few shows, Sonny was George's assistant, but he was soon relegated to an occasional character.

Sponsored by Standard of California, the program was broadcast on the West Coast Mutual Broadcasting System from October 18, 1946 to September 27, 1954, first on Friday evenings and then on Mondays. In its last season, transcriptions were aired in New York, Wednesdays at 9:30pm, from January 20, 1954 to January 12, 1955.

John Hiestand was the program's announcer. Don Clark directed the scripts by David Victor and Jackson Gillis. The background music was supplied by Eddie Dunstedter, initially with a full orchestra. When television supplanted radio as the country's primary home entertainment, radio budgets got skimpier and skimpier and Dunstedter's orchestra was replaced by an organ.


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(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Ended'''+]
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Actor's First Episode'''+]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Robert "Bob" Bailey
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 15, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor0 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Ken Peters
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage03#actor1 | Only Episode (Bailey Illness)]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Olan Soule
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage04#actor2 | Only Confirmed Episode]]
(:tableend:)

(:table border=1 width=95% align=center :)
(:cellnr width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Co-Star Actor'''+] [[<<]] '''(Claire Brooks -- "Brooksie")'''
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Began'''+]
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Ended'''+]
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Actor's First Episode'''+]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Shirley Mitchell
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor0 | Only Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Frances Robinson
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)September 20, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)December 5, 1949
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor4 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Virginia Gregg
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)December 12, 1949
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage02#actor5 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Michael Ann Barrett
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage03#actor6 | Only Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Lillian Buyeff
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage04#actor2 | Only Episode]]
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(:include LetGeorgeDoItFooter:)
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Normally I do not learn article on blogs, hoevwer I wish to say that this write-up very forced me to check out and do so! Your writing taste has been amazed me. Thanks, very nice post.
June 22, 2008, at 08:17 AM by dbayg - Corrected Actor Anchors
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->''Personal notice: Danger's my stock in trade. If the job's too tough for you to handle, you've got a job for me. George Valentine. Write full details.''
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(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 15, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor0 | First Episode]]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)Ken Peters
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)January 22, 1951
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(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Olan Soule
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
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(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage04#actor2 | Only Confirmed Episode]]
(:tableend:)

(:table border=1 width=95% align=center :)
(:cellnr width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Co-Star Actor'''+] [[<<]] '''(Claire Brooks -- "Brooksie")'''
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Began'''+]
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Ended'''+]
(:cell width=25% align=center bgcolor=#99ccff valign=middle:)[+'''Actor's First Episode'''+]
(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Shirley Mitchell
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)May 14, 1946
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage01#actor3 | Only Episode]]
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(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Virginia Gregg
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)December 12, 1949
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)November 17, 1952
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(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ccffcc valign=middle:)March 26, 1951
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(:cellnr align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)Lillian Buyeff
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)September 27, 1954
(:cell align=center bgcolor=#ffffff valign=middle:)[[LetGeorgeDoItPage04#actor7 | Only Episode]]
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(:title Let George Do It: Introduction:)
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(:Let George Do It: Introduction:)

''Let George Do It'' was a radio drama series produced by Owen and Pauline Vinson from 1946 to 1954. It starred Robert "Bob" Bailey as detective-for-hire George Valentine (with Olan Soule stepping into the role in 1954).

Clients came to Valentine's office after reading a newspaper carrying his typical classified ad:

-->''Personal notice: Danger's my stock in trade. If the job's too tough for you to handle, you've got a job for me. George Valentine. Write full details.''

The message would change each week to coordinate with the general theme of the plot. However, after October 17, 1951 the Personal notice remained constant through the duration of the series. The few earliest episodes were more sitcom than private eye shows, with a studio audience providing scattered laughter at the not-so-funny scripts. Soon the audience was banished, and George went from stumbling comedic hero to tough guy private eye and the music from wah-wah-wah to suspenseful.

Valentine's secretary was Claire Brooks, a.k.a. Brooksie (Frances Robinson, Virginia Gregg, Michael Ann Barrett and Lillian Buyeff). As Valentine made his rounds in search of the bad guys, very early in the series he encounters Brooksie's kid brother, Sonny (Eddie Firestone Jr.), Lieutenant Riley (Wally Maher) and elevator man Caleb (Joseph Kearns). For the first few shows, Sonny was George's assistant, but he was soon relegated to an occasional character.

Sponsored by Standard of California, the program was broadcast on the West Coast Mutual Broadcasting System from October 18, 1946 to September 27, 1954, first on Friday evenings and then on Mondays. In its last season, transcriptions were aired in New York, Wednesdays at 9:30pm, from January 20, 1954 to January 12, 1955.

John Hiestand was the program's announcer. Don Clark directed the scripts by David Victor and Jackson Gillis. The background music was supplied by Eddie Dunstedter, initially with a full orchestra. When television supplanted radio as the country's primary home entertainment, radio budgets got skimpier and skimpier and Dunstedter's orchestra was replaced by an organ.

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