Plays For Americans

February 1, 1942 to July 5, 1942
21 episodes known to exist
Plays For Americans was a drama radio show which ran from February 1, 1942 to July 5, 1942.
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# Episodes (Known)
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February 1, 1942 - July 5, 1942
Plays For Americans
21
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Plays For Americans
February 1, 1942 - July 5, 1942
21 episodes known to exist
Producer/director/writer: Arch Oboler
Sundays 4: 30pm (5
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February 1, 1942 
Johnny Quinn, U.S.N. 
Olivia de Havilland, Alfred Rider 
29:52 

 
February 8, 1942 
Paul Reverski 
Tommy Cook, Hans Conried, Irene Tedrow. Recorded from broken discs that were glued back together. Clicks all the way throug the program 
29:50 

 
February 15, 1942 
Memo to Berchtgesgaden 
Raymond Massey 
 

 
February 22, 1942 
Ghost Story 
Elliott Lewis 
 

 
March 1, 1942 
The Chinese Way 
A. Nazimova 
 

 
March 8, 1942 
The Way to Go Home 
Thomas Mitchell 
 

 
March 15, 1942 
A Letter At Midnight 
Lt. James Stewart, Mercedes McCambridge, Byron Kane, Gloria Blondell, Lou Merrill, Byron Palmer. Composer: Meredith Willson 
29:16 

 
March 22, 1942 
Have You Seen Him 
Edna Best 
 

 
March 29, 1942 
Hate 
Conrad Veidt 
 

 
10 
April 5, 1942 
Miracle in 3-B 
Rosemarie de Camp SHOW MOVES TO 5:30pm 
 

 
11 
April 12, 1942 
Soliloquy with Death 
Bette Davis 
 

 
12 
April 19, 1942 
Blood Story 
Dick Powell, Jean Hersholt 
 

 
13 
April 26, 1942 
The Welburns - a Confidential Report 
Elliott Lewis, Mercedes Mc Cambridge 
 

 
14 
May 3, 1942 
The Last in the World 
Burgess Meredith 
 

 
15 
May 10, 1942 
Execution 
E. Bergner 
 

 
16 
May 17, 1942 
Bomber to Tokyo 
Robert Taylor, Ralph Bellamy 
 

 
17 
May 24, 1942 
Chicago, Germany 
Joan Blondell 
 

 
18 
May 31, 1942 
Gangster in the House 
Mercedes Mc Cambridge 
 

 
19 
June 7, 1942 
Back Where You Came From 
Claude Rains 
 

 
20 
June 21, 1942 
Adolf and Mrs. Runyon 
Bette Davis, Hans Conried. SHOW OF 6/14 WAS PRE-EMPTED 
29:24 

 
21 
July 5, 1942 
Johnny Quinn, U.S.N. 
Martha Scott 
 

 
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