Quiet Please

June 8, 1947 to June 25, 1949
106 episodes known to exist
Quiet Please was a mystery and thrillers radio show which ran from June 8, 1947 to June 25, 1949.
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June 8, 1947 - June 25, 1949
Quiet Please
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Quiet Please
June 8, 1947 - June 25, 1949
106 episodes known to exist
Host: Ernest Chappell CREATED BY
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June 8, 1947 
Nothing Behind the Door 
Martin Laureen, Pat O'Malley Sundays 3:30pm 
30:20 

 
June 15, 1947 
I've Been Looking For You 
Claudia Morgan 
30:00 

 
June 22, 1947 
We Were Here First 
 
29:50 

 
June 29, 1947 
The Ticket Taker 
"QUIET PLEASE TAKES A 3 WEEK HIATUS AT THIS POINT 
30:00 

 
July 20, 1947 
Cornelia 
SHOW MOVES TO: Wednesdays at 8:00pm except NYC (Mondays at 10:00pm). 
29:50 

 
July 27, 1947 
I Remember Tomorrow 
 
29:20 

 
August 3, 1947 
Inquest 
 
29:50 

 
August 10, 1947 
Bring Me to Life 
 
29:40 

 
August 17, 1947 
A Mile High and a Mile Deep 
 
 

 
10 
August 24, 1947 
Mirror, Mirror On the Wall 
 
 

 
11 
August 31, 1947 
A Ribbon of Lincoln Green 
 
 

 
12 
September 3, 1947 
Retreat At Dunkerque 
Robin Hood and his Merry Men are at Calais during the Allied retreat at Dunkerque and shoot arrows into German tanks to blow them up. The supporting cast is unknown. SPECIAL NOTE: This was the only program in the entire series aired locally on WOR. 
30:00 

 
13 
September 7, 1947 
Three Sides to a Story 
 
 

 
14 
September 10, 1947 
How Are You, Pal? 
SHOW MOVES TO WEDNESDAY AT THIS POINT 
30:00 

 
15 
September 15, 1947 
The Big Box 
 
 

 
16 
September 22, 1947 
Be a Good Dog, Darling 
 
 

 
17 
September 29, 1947 
The Low Road 
 
 

 
18 
October 6, 1947 
Not Enough Time 
SHOW MOVES TO MONDAYS AT THIS POINT 
29:00 

 
19 
October 13, 1947 
Camera Obscura 
 
24:50 

 
20 
October 20, 1947 
Pavanne, the Girl with the Flaxen Hair 
 
 

 
21 
October 27, 1947 
Don't Tell Me About Halloween 
Halloween Program 
24:20 

 
22 
November 3, 1947 
Take Me Out to the Graveyard 
 
24:30 

 
23 
November 10, 1947 
Three 
 
24:30 

 
24 
November 17, 1947 
Kill Me Again 
 
24:20 

 
25 
November 24, 1947 
In Memory of Bernadine 
 
24:20 

 
26 
December 1, 1947 
Come In, Eddie 
 
24:30 

 
27 
December 8, 1947 
Some People Don't Die 
 
24:30 

 
28 
December 15, 1947 
Little Fellow 
 
24:50 

 
29 
December 22, 1947 
Berlin, 1945 
Christmas Program 
 

 
30 
December 29, 1947 
Rain On New Year's Eve 
 
25:00 

 
31 
January 5, 1948 
Little Visitor 
 
25:00 

 
32 
January 12, 1948 
The Room Where Ghosts Live 
 
24:30 

 
33 
January 19, 1948 
Baker's Dozen 
 
24:30 

 
34 
January 26, 1948 
Green Light 
 
24:30 

 
35 
February 2, 1948 
The Pathetic Fallacy 
SHOW MOVES TO: Mondays at 9:30pm 
30:00 

 
36 
February 9, 1948 
A Red and White Guidon 
 
30:30 

 
37 
February 16, 1948 
Whence Came You? 
 
29:50 

 
38 
February 23, 1948 
Wear the Dead Man's Coat 
 
29:30 

 
39 
March 1, 1948 
Sketch For a Screenplay 
 
29:30 

 
40 
March 8, 1948 
Never Send to Know 
 
29:30 

 
41 
March 15, 1948 
Meeting At Ticondaroga 
 
 

 
42 
March 22, 1948 
A Night to Forget 
 
30:00 

 
43 
March 29, 1948 
Quiet Please 
 
 

 
44 
April 5, 1948 
I Always Marry Juliet 
 
28:40 

 
45 
April 12, 1948 
Twelve to Five 
 
30:00 

 
46 
April 19, 1948 
Clarissa 
 
30:10 

 
47 
April 26, 1948 
13 and 8 
 
24:30 

 
48 
May 3, 1948 
How Beautiful Upon the Mountain 
 
24:30 

 
49 
May 10, 1948 
There Are Shadows Here 
 
24:30 

 
50 
May 17, 1948 
Gem of Purest Ray 
 
24:30 

 
51 
May 24, 1948 
In the House Where I Was Born 
 
29:00 

 
52 
May 31, 1948 
Below Fifth Avenue 
 
 

 
53 
June 7, 1948 
100,000 Diameters 
The Theme Music for this Series came from the Operatta "MADEMOISELLE MODISTE". See #6694C 
 

 
54 
June 14, 1948 
Not Responsible After 30 Years 
 
29:40 

 
55 
June 28, 1948 
Let the Lillies Consider 
No show aired 6/21 Change in Time Slot & Format 
24:40 

 
56 
July 5, 1948 
Wahine Tahiti 
 
24:30 

 
57 
July 19, 1948 
As Long As I Live 
No program aired 7/12 
24:40 

 
58 
July 26, 1948 
The Man Who Stole a Planet 
 
24:30 

 
59 
August 2, 1948 
It's Later Then You Think 
 
25:00 

 
60 
August 9, 1948 
The Thing On the Fourble Board 
 
24:40 

 
61 
August 16, 1948 
Presto-Change-O, I'm Sure 
 
24:40 

 
62 
August 23, 1948 
3000 Words 
 
25:40 

 
63 
August 30, 1948 
Motive 
 
 

 
64 
September 6, 1948 
The Third Man's Story 
 
24:40 

 
65 
September 13, 1948 
Symphony in "d" Minor 
LAST SHOW FOR MUTUAL - NEXT WEEK; ABC 
24:30 

 
66 
September 19, 1948 
Anonymous 
FIRST SHOW FOR ABC SUNDAYS 5:00pm FULL 30 MIN. 
29:10 

 
67 
September 26, 1948 
Light the Lamp For Me 
 
29:30 

 
68 
October 3, 1948 
Meet John Smith, John 
 
29:30 

 
69 
October 10, 1948 
Beezer's Cellar 
 
29:20 

 
70 
October 17, 1948 
And Jeannie Dreams of Me 
Sarah Fussell 
29:30 

 
71 
October 24, 1948 
Good Ghost 
 
29:30 

 
72 
October 31, 1948 
Calling All Souls 
 
29:30 

 
73 
November 7, 1948 
Adam and the Darkest Day 
 
29:30 

 
74 
November 14, 1948 
The Evening and the Morning 
 
29:30 

 
75 
November 21, 1948 
One For the Book 
 
29:30 

 
76 
November 28, 1948 
My Son John 
 
29:00 

 
77 
December 5, 1948 
Very Unimportant Person 
 
29:30 

 
78 
December 12, 1948 
Read Me This Riddle 
TIME SLOT MOVES TO 5:30pm 
 

 
79 
December 19, 1948 
The Gothic Tale 
 
 

 
80 
December 26, 1948 
Berlin, 1945 
Christmas Program 
30:00 

 
81 
January 2, 1949 
The Time of the Big Snow 
Sarah Fussell 
29:30 

 
82 
January 9, 1949 
Portrait of a Character 
 
29:30 

 
83 
January 16, 1949 
Is This Murder? 
 
29:50 

 
84 
January 23, 1949 
Summer Good-Bye 
 
30:00 

 
85 
January 30, 1949 
Northern Lights 
 
29:30 

 
86 
February 6, 1949 
Tap the Heat, Bogdan 
 
29:30 

 
87 
February 13, 1949 
Valentine 
 
29:30 

 
88 
February 20, 1949 
Where Do You Get Your Ideas? 
 
27:40 

 
89 
February 27, 1949 
If I Should Wake Before I Die 
 
30:00 

 
90 
March 6, 1949 
The Man Who Knew Everything 
 
29:40 

 
91 
March 13, 1949 
Dark Rosaleen 
 
29:50 

 
92 
March 20, 1949 
The Smell of High Wines 
 
29:30 

 
93 
March 27, 1949 
A Time to Be Born, and a Time to Die 
 
29:50 

 
94 
April 3, 1949 
The Venetian Blind Man 
 
 

 
95 
April 10, 1949 
Dialogue For a Tragedy 
 
30:00 

 
96 
April 17, 1949 
Shadow of the Wings 
 
29:30 

 
97 
April 24, 1949 
The Vail of Glen Cove 
 
30:00 

 
98 
May 1, 1949 
Dark Grey Magic 
 
30:00 

 
99 
May 8, 1949 
Other Side of the Stars 
 
30:00 

 
100 
May 15, 1949 
The Little Morning 
 
29:30 

 
101 
May 21, 1949 
The Oldest Man in the World 
NEW DAY & TIME: SATURDAYS at 9:00 
29:30 

 
102 
May 28, 1949 
In the House Where I Was Born 
 
29:30 

 
103 
June 4, 1949 
Tanglefoot 
 
29:10 

 
104 
June 11, 1949 
The Hat, the Bed, and John J. Catherine 
 
29:10 

 
105 
June 18, 1949 
Pavanne of the Girl with the Flaxen Hair 
 
29:20 

 
106 
June 25, 1949 
Quiet Please 
FINAL SHOW OF THE SERIES. 
29:50 

 
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