Mr. President

May 15, 1947 to September 22, 1953
214 episodes known to exist
Mr. President was a drama radio show which ran from May 15, 1947 to September 22, 1953. It starred Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad, Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad, Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad, Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, and William Conrad.
or pick an episode below
Runs
Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
#
Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
May 15, 1947 - January 1, 1948
Mr. President
29
-
2
January 11, 1948 - November 19, 1950
Mr. President
150
-
3
November 22, 1950 - May 23, 1951
Mr. President
27
-
4
August 4, 1953 - September 22, 1953
Mr. President
8
-
Mr. President
May 15, 1947 - January 1, 1948
29 episodes known to exist
Stars: Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad
Announcer: Owen James
Producer/director: Dick Woolen
Scripts: Jean Holloway, Bernard Dougall
Music: Basil Adlam
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
AUD 
May 15, 1947 
Audition Show 
TEDDY ROOSEVELT 
29:25 

 
June 26, 1947 
Teddy Roosevelt 
 
29:50 

 
July 3, 1947 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:40 

 
July 10, 1947 
John Q. Adams 
Jeff Chandler 
29:51 

 
July 17, 1947 
Woodrow Wilson 
 
29:55 

 
July 24, 1947 
Ulysses S. Grant 
 
28:45 

 
July 31, 1947 
James Monroe 
 
29:39 

 
August 7, 1947 
Teddy Roosevelt 
 
29:34 

 
August 14, 1947 
Benjamin Harrison 
 
29:51 

 
August 21, 1947 
Rutherford B. Hayes 
 
29:30 

 
10 
August 28, 1947 
Martin Van Buren 
 
29:40 

 
11 
September 4, 1947 
John Tyler 
 
29:40 

 
12 
September 11, 1947 
William Howard Taft 
 
29:40 

 
13 
September 18, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
14 
September 25, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
15 
October 2, 1947 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:50 

 
16 
October 9, 1947 
James Buchanan 
some skips on second disc. 
29:30 

 
17 
October 16, 1947 
Warren G Harding 
 
29:30 

 
18 
October 23, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
19 
October 30, 1947 
James A. Garfield 
 
29:30 

 
20 
November 6, 1947 
Woodrew Wilson 
William Conrad 
29:40 

 
21 
November 13, 1947 
Thomas Jefferson 
 
29:50 

 
22 
November 20, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
23 
November 27, 1947 
George Washington 
 
29:30 

 
24 
December 4, 1947 
Calvin Coolidge 
 
29:30 

 
25 
December 11, 1947 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:40 

 
26 
December 18, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
27 
December 25, 1947 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
28 
January 1, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
Mr. President
January 11, 1948 - November 19, 1950
150 episodes known to exist
Stars: Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad
Announcer: Owen James
Producer/director: Dick Woolen
Scripts: Jean Holloway, Bernard Dougall
Music: Basil Adlam
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
29 
January 11, 1948 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:40 

 
30 
January 18, 1948 
U.S. Grant 
 
29:40 

 
31 
January 25, 1948 
Zachary Taylor 
 
29:40 

 
32 
February 1, 1948 
Andrew Johnson 
BAD GASH - SKIPPING FROM 19:09 - 20:40. 
28:00 

 
33 
February 8, 1948 
Woodrow Wilson 
 
29:50 

 
34 
February 15, 1948 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:40 

 
35 
February 22, 1948 
John Tyler 
 
29:40 

 
36 
February 29, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
37 
March 7, 1948 
Warren G. Harding 
 
29:40 

 
38 
March 14, 1948 
Teddy Roosevelt 
 
29:40 

 
39 
March 21, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
40 
March 28, 1948 
George Washington 
 
29:40 

 
41 
April 4, 1948 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:40 

 
42 
April 11, 1948 
James K. Polk 
 
29:40 

 
43 
April 18, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
44 
April 25, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
45 
May 2, 1948 
Teddy Roosevelt 
 
29:40 

 
46 
May 9, 1948 
John Adams 
 
29:40 

 
47 
May 16, 1948 
John Tyler 
 
29:40 

 
48 
May 23, 1948 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:40 

 
49 
May 30, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
50 
June 6, 1948 
John Quincy Adams 
 
29:40 

 
51 
June 13, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
52 
June 20, 1948 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:40 

 
53 
June 27, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
54 
July 4, 1948 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:40 

 
55 
July 11, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
56 
July 18, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
57 
July 25, 1948 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:40 

 
58 
August 1, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
59 
August 8, 1948 
John Adams 
 
29:40 

 
60 
August 15, 1948 
Zachary Taylor 
 
29:40 

 
61 
August 22, 1948 
Thomas Jefferson 
 
29:40 

 
62 
August 29, 1948 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:40 

 
63 
September 5, 1948 
U.S. Grant 
 
29:40 

 
64 
September 12, 1948 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:40 

 
65 
September 19, 1948 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:40 

 
66 
September 26, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
67 
October 3, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
68 
October 10, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
69 
October 17, 1948 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
70 
October 24, 1948 
John Tyler 
 
29:40 

 
71 
October 31, 1948 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:40 

 
72 
November 7, 1948 
Theodore Roosevelt 
 
29:40 

 
73 
November 14, 1948 
Woodrow Wilson 
 
29:40 

 
74 
November 21, 1948 
James K. Polk 
 
29:40 

 
75 
November 28, 1948 
Abraham Lincoln 
NEW SERIES OPENING & ENDING FORMATS AT THIS POINT 
29:40 

 
76 
December 5, 1948 
Andrew Jackson 
Jeff Chandler 
29:40 

 
77 
December 12, 1948 
John Quincy Adams 
Jeff Chandler 
29:42 

 
78 
December 19, 1948 
Andrew Johnson 
 
29:40 

 
79 
December 26, 1948 
George Washington 
This is a repeat of 3/8/48 by Popular Demand. 
29:40 

 
80 
January 2, 1949 
Thomas Jefferson 
 
29:40 

 
81 
January 9, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
82 
January 16, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
83 
January 23, 1949 
Woodrew Wilson 
 
29:30 

 
84 
January 30, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
85 
February 6, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
86 
February 13, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
87 
February 20, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
88 
February 27, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
89 
March 6, 1949 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:32 

 
90 
March 13, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
91 
March 20, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
92 
March 27, 1949 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:47 

 
93 
April 3, 1949 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:43 

 
94 
April 10, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
95 
April 17, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
96 
April 24, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
97 
May 1, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
98 
May 8, 1949 
John Adams 
 
29:43 

 
99 
May 15, 1949 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:44 

 
100 
May 22, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
101 
May 29, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
102 
June 5, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
103 
June 12, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
104 
June 19, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
105 
June 26, 1949 
Woodrew Wilson 
 
29:30 

 
106 
July 3, 1949 
Man Without a Country 
Independence Day Program 
29:30 

 
107 
July 10, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
108 
July 17, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
109 
July 24, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
110 
July 31, 1949 
George Washington 
 
29:32 

 
111 
August 7, 1949 
Grover Cleveland 
 
29:33 

 
112 
August 14, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
113 
August 21, 1949 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:30 

 
114 
August 28, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
115 
September 4, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
116 
September 11, 1949 
Theodore Roosevelt 
 
29:29 

 
117 
September 18, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
118 
September 25, 1949 
John Quincy Adams 
 
29:30 

 
119 
October 2, 1949 
Theodore Roosevelt 
Incomplete program - last half only 
14:30 

 
120 
October 9, 1949 
Chester Allen Arthur 
 
29:30 

 
121 
October 16, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
122 
October 23, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
123 
October 30, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
124 
November 6, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
125 
November 13, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
126 
November 20, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
127 
November 27, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
128 
December 4, 1949 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
129 
December 11, 1949 
Benjamin Harrison 
 
29:30 

 
130 
December 18, 1949 
Martin Van Buren 
 
29:30 

 
131 
December 25, 1949 
The Man At the Gate of the World 
Special Christmas Program. THERE IS NO PRESIDENT INVOLVED IN THIS SHOW. 
29:40 

 
132 
January 1, 1950 
William Taft 
 
29:30 

 
133 
January 8, 1950 
Martin Van Buren 
 
29:30 

 
134 
January 15, 1950 
Thomas Jefferson 
 
29:30 

 
135 
January 22, 1950 
Abraham Lincoln 
 
29:40 

 
136 
January 29, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
137 
February 5, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
138 
February 12, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
139 
February 19, 1950 
Abraham Lincoln 
"GETTYSBERG ADDRESS" 
29:40 

 
140 
February 26, 1950 
George Washington 
 
29:40 

 
141 
March 5, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
142 
March 12, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
143 
March 19, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
144 
March 26, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
145 
April 2, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
146 
April 9, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
147 
April 16, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
148 
April 23, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
149 
April 30, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
150 
May 7, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
151 
May 14, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
152 
May 21, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
153 
May 28, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
154 
June 4, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
155 
June 11, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
156 
June 18, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
157 
June 25, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
158 
July 2, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
159 
July 9, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
160 
July 16, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
161 
July 23, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
162 
July 30, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
163 
August 6, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
164 
August 13, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
165 
August 20, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
166 
August 27, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
167 
September 3, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
168 
September 10, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
169 
September 17, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
170 
September 24, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
171 
October 1, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
172 
October 8, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
173 
October 15, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
174 
October 22, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
175 
October 29, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
176 
November 5, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
177 
November 12, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
178 
November 19, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
Mr. President
November 22, 1950 - May 23, 1951
27 episodes known to exist
Stars: Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad
Announcer: Owen James
Producer/director: Dick Woolen
Scripts: Jean Holloway, Bernard Dougall
Music: Basil Adlam
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
179 
November 22, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
180 
November 29, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
181 
December 6, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
182 
December 13, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
183 
December 20, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
184 
December 27, 1950 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
185 
January 3, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
186 
January 10, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
187 
January 17, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
188 
January 24, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
189 
January 31, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
190 
February 7, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
191 
February 14, 1951 
Zachery Taylor 
 
29:50 

 
192 
February 21, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
193 
February 28, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
194 
March 7, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
195 
March 14, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
196 
March 21, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
197 
March 28, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
198 
April 4, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
199 
April 11, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
200 
April 18, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
201 
April 25, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
202 
May 2, 1951 
Franklin Pierce 
 
29:50 

 
203 
May 9, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
204 
May 16, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
205 
May 23, 1951 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:30 

 
Mr. President
August 4, 1953 - September 22, 1953
8 episodes known to exist
Stars: Edward Arnold, Betty Lou Gerson, William Conrad
Announcer: Owen James
Producer/director: Dick Woolen
Scripts: Jean Holloway, Bernard Dougall
Music: Basil Adlam
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
206 
August 4, 1953 
U.S Grant 
 
29:25 

 
207 
August 11, 1953 
Theodore Roosevelt 
 
29:13 

 
208 
August 18, 1953 
Andrew Johnson 
 
29:04 

 
209 
August 25, 1953 
Abe Lincoln 
 
29:01 

 
210 
September 1, 1953 
James Monroe 
 
29:19 

 
211 
September 8, 1953 
Andrew Jackson 
 
29:11 

 
212 
September 15, 1953 
Zachary Taylor 
 
29:41 

 
213 
September 22, 1953 
Theodore Roosevelt 
 
29:15 

 
References