Archive for November, 2010

OTTERdb Updated – Again!

Saturday, November 27th, 2010

The OTTERdb as well as individual text files has been updated.
The OTRR research team consists, as of now, of –
Andrew S
Ben K
Kurt S
Jim B
with the help of
Archie H.
In future corrections will not be credited to any one researcher.
The individual text files updated are –
Diamond Dramas
George Fisher Interviews The Stars
Frank Sinatra-Songs By Sinatra
Five Minute Mysteries
Inner Sanctum Mysteries
Hallmark Playhouse
Masters Of Mystery (ABC Mystery Time)
The Sealed Book
Captain Midnight
The Quiz Kids
The Milton Berle Show
Singles & Doubles Collection
Texaco Star Theater
Hollywood’s Open House
Hollywood Star Time
Hollywood Star Playhouse
Hearts In Harmony
Grantland Rice – Favorite Stories of
Tailspin Tommy
The Commercial Collection
Grand Old Opry

Bob & Ray Present The CBS Radio Network – many
The Gordon Macrae Show – many
Tony Martin – Various
The James Melton Show – various


New Artwork and OTR Magz index

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Hi All,

There is lots of new artwork in the Art Gallery as well as a new index to the old time radio magazine archive.


New Scripts Added

Monday, November 22nd, 2010

The first four scripts for the Flash Gordon series has been added to the Scripts Archives.


New Magz Added to Archives

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

Two additional issues, one from 1939, and one from 1940, have been added to Radio Guide, thanks to our good member, Al Girard.

The complete 1980 set of Illustrated Press has been added, thanks to the Old Time Radio Club of Buffalo.


OTTER updates

Wednesday, November 17th, 2010

The following text files have been updated in or added to OTTER.

Brewley’s Chuckwagon Gang
Bobby Hammack
Basil Rathbone
Checkerboard Time
Finger Lakes Salute
Memories of Hawaii
Arthur Smith And His Crackerjacks
Jim Ameche Pops Concert

Sealed Book
Lest We Forget-Stories to Remember
Green Hornet

Country Music Time (Air Force) Add’ Eps Avail
Captain Midnight – deleted bad entry
A Life Of Bliss – dates
Creeps by Night – deleted bad entries
Walk Softly Peter Troy – deleted bad entries
The Quiz Kids – many
War Telescope – bad dates
Arthur Smith And His Country Store – added episode titles

The database was updated as well.

Art Gallery Updated

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Many new images have been added to the Art Gallery. Check it out!


Updates to the OTRR site

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Several updates to the OTRR site include a revised index for the Old Time Radio Magazine Archives.
And we have also updated the OTRRdb to include the following –

Afternoon Theater – Jim B
Alex Drier – Jim B
All American Sports Show – Jim B
Arthur Smiths Country Store – Jim B
Magic Of Music – Jim B
The Loser – Ben K

We Came This Way – Ben K
Warden Lawes Twenty Thousand Years In Sing Sing – Ben K
Warden Lawes Behind Prison Walls – Ben K
Imagination Theater – Archie H

Adopted Daughter – add’l episode available – Jim B
Anderson Family – Ep titles added – Jim B
Art Baker’s Notebook – add’l episode available – Jim B
Here’s Morgan – title correction – Andrew S
Firefighters – spelling – Andrew S
Boris Karloff Collection – various – Andrew S
Dr Christian – spelling – Andrew S
Harry Richman Dodge Program – dates – Andrew S


OTRRdb Updated Again

Friday, November 5th, 2010

NEW LOGS – all Jim B
CBS News Of The World – AM Edition
CBS Today In Europe
Robert Arden
Frigidare Show
Chase And Sanborn Hour
Chase And Sanbron Program

WJSV Complete Day – Andrew S
Here’s To Romance – Andrew S
Five Minute Mysteries – Andrew S
10-2-4 Ranch – Andrew S
Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy – Andrew S
Adv Of Frank Merriwell – Ben K

Ellery Queen – episode not available – Andrew S
Thank Brewster Boy – duplicates removed – Andrew S
All Star Western Theater – spelling – Andrew S
Jimmy Wakely – spelling – Kurt S
People Are Funny – add’l Episode available – Kurt S

We have a new address for those of you who send in corrections, additions, etc. It is Please use this in the future.


New Magz Added to Archives

Monday, November 1st, 2010

13 issues from 1939 have been added to the “Radio Guide” section of the old time radio magazines section. These came from our good member Al Girard.

Lots of interesting articles are in them. Be sure to check them out!