Knickerbocker Playhouse

May 21, 1939 to January 17, 1942
66 episodes known to exist
Knickerbocker Playhouse was a radio show which ran from May 21, 1939 to January 17, 1942.
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
May 31, 1939 - May 31, 1939
Knickerbocker Playhouse
1
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2
May 21, 1939 - July 9, 1939
Knickerbocker Playhouse
8
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3
September 21, 1940 - January 17, 1942
Knickerbocker Playhouse
57
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Knickerbocker Playhouse
May 31, 1939 - May 31, 1939
1 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
May 31, 1939 
The Man They Thought Dead 
Anne Seymore, Hugh Studebaker 
29:30 

 
Knickerbocker Playhouse
May 21, 1939 - July 9, 1939
8 episodes known to exist
With: Elliott Lewis
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
May 21, 1939 
The President Speaks 
Walter Huston 
30:00 

 
May 28, 1939 
The Ghost Ride 
By Arch Oboler 
30:00 

 
June 4, 1939 
Business Before Pleasure 
Orson Welles 
30:00 

 
June 11, 1939 
Bright Shadows 
 
30:00 

 
June 18, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
June 25, 1939 
Abe Lincoln in Illinois 
 
30:00 

 
July 2, 1939 
Fleurette 
Orson Welles 
30:00 

 
July 9, 1939 
Seventh Heaven 
 
30:00 
Knickerbocker Playhouse
September 21, 1940 - January 17, 1942
57 episodes known to exist
With: Elliott Lewis
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
September 21, 1940 
The Stars Are So Distant 
 
30:00 

 
September 28, 1940 
A Hero Comes Home 
 
30:00 

 
October 5, 1940 
Life Story 
 
30:00 

 
October 12, 1940 
Rightful Heritage 
 
30:00 

 
October 19, 1940 
No More Orchids 
 
30:00 

 
October 26, 1940 
Janey Comes to Stay 
 
30:00 

 
November 2, 1940 
Thanks to Mary Lou 
 
30:00 

 
November 9, 1940 
So Many Roses 
 
30:00 

 
November 16, 1940 
The Fugitive 
 
30:00 

 
10 
November 23, 1940 
The Third Time's the Chance 
 
30:00 

 
11 
November 30, 1940 
Fools Come in Bunches 
 
30:00 

 
12 
December 7, 1940 
The Man Who Couldn't Lose 
 
30:00 

 
13 
December 14, 1940 
Last Chance At Heaven 
 
30:00 

 
14 
December 21, 1940 
Miracle At Midnight 
 
30:00 

 
15 
December 28, 1940 
I Can Fix It 
 
30:00 

 
16 
January 4, 1941 
Love Is Like That 
 
30:00 

 
17 
January 11, 1941 
A Little Date with Murder 
 
30:00 

 
18 
January 18, 1941 
Jerry Takes Charge 
 
30:00 

 
19 
January 25, 1941 
Made in Heaven 
 
30:00 

 
20 
February 1, 1941 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
21 
February 8, 1941 
The Pink Peril 
 
30:00 

 
22 
February 15, 1941 
Marriage in Haste 
 
30:00 

 
23 
February 22, 1941 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
24 
March 1, 1941 
Love's Old Sweet Song 
 
30:00 

 
25 
March 8, 1941 
That's the Man 
 
30:00 

 
26 
March 15, 1941 
The Hard Way 
 
30:00 

 
27 
March 22, 1941 
An Orchid, a Murder, and You 
 
30:00 

 
28 
March 29, 1941 
A Stolen Confession 
 
30:00 

 
29 
April 5, 1941 
Little Brother 
 
30:00 

 
30 
April 12, 1941 
The Best Man 
 
30:00 

 
31 
April 19, 1941 
Home to Mother 
 
30:00 

 
32 
April 26, 1941 
There's Always Tomorrow 
 
30:00 

 
33 
May 3, 1941 
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog 
 
30:00 

 
34 
May 10, 1941 
A Honeymoon with Homicide 
 
30:00 

 
35 
May 17, 1941 
Thar's Ghosts in Them Thar Hills 
 
30:00 

 
36 
May 24, 1941 
Is There a Baby in the House 
 
30:00 

 
37 
May 31, 1941 
Reflections On Murders 
 
30:00 

 
38 
September 6, 1941 
Fifty Million Dollars Can't Be Wrong 
 
30:00 

 
39 
September 13, 1941 
A Holiday -- and a Hearse 
 
30:00 

 
40 
September 20, 1941 
Come down to Earth 
 
30:00 

 
41 
September 27, 1941 
Knockout 
"The Sap" 
30:00 

 
42 
October 4, 1941 
Two's Company 
 
30:00 

 
43 
October 11, 1941 
Thunder Mountain 
 
30:00 

 
44 
October 18, 1941 
Cupid and the Corpse 
 
30:00 

 
45 
October 25, 1941 
Think Nothing of It 
 
30:00 

 
46 
November 1, 1941 
Regards From Gentile 
 
30:00 

 
47 
November 8, 1941 
Hold Back the River 
 
30:00 

 
48 
November 15, 1941 
Love On a Shoe String 
 
30:00 

 
49 
November 22, 1941 
Bennett and the Brat 
 
30:00 

 
50 
November 29, 1941 
What's News At the Zoo 
 
30:00 

 
51 
December 6, 1941 
Kid Glamour 
 
30:00 

 
52 
December 13, 1941 
With Banners Flying 
 
30:00 

 
53 
December 20, 1941 
The Challenge 
 
30:00 

 
54 
December 27, 1941 
Service Plus 
 
30:00 

 
55 
January 3, 1942 
The Corpse Was Doing Nicely 
 
30:00 

 
56 
January 10, 1942 
Ginger Takes a Ride 
 
30:00 

 
57 
January 17, 1942 
Let's Get Married 
Final Show of the Series. Next week ABIE'S IRISH ROSE takes over this time slot. 
30:00 

 
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