Double Or Nothing

May 23, 1941 to August 7, 1951
18 episodes known to exist
Double Or Nothing was a quiz shows radio show which ran from May 23, 1941 to August 7, 1951.
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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 23, 1941 - August 15, 1941
Double Or Nothing
3
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2
May 15, 1942 - September 11, 1942
Double Or Nothing
5
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3
March 10, 1944 - February 2, 1945
Double Or Nothing
5
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4
February 1, 1949 - August 7, 1951
Double Or Nothing
5
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Double Or Nothing
May 23, 1941 - August 15, 1941
3 episodes known to exist
Host: Walter Compton
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
May 23, 1941 
 
Incomplete-Disc 1 of 2 only 
15:00 

 
 
July 18, 1941 
First Contestant: Edward P Horne 
 
29:20 

 
 
August 15, 1941 
First Contestant: Jack Lowe 
 
29:20 

 
Double Or Nothing
May 15, 1942 - September 11, 1942
5 episodes known to exist
Host: Walter Compton
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
May 15, 1942 
Guest: Arthur Treacher 
 
29:20 

 
 
July 3, 1942 
Guest: Pat Rooney 
Independence Day Program 
29:20 

 
 
July 17, 1942 
Guest Meyer Davis 
 
29:20 

 
 
July 24, 1942 
Guests: Helen Menken, Lucy Monroe, Madge Evans, Larry Adler, 
 
29:20 

 
 
September 11, 1942 
Guest: Lili Damata 
 
29:20 

 
Double Or Nothing
March 10, 1944 - February 2, 1945
5 episodes known to exist
Host: John Reed King
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
March 10, 1944 
First Contestant: Robert Preston 
 
29:20 

 
 
April 21, 1944 
Dedicated to Mark Twain 
Guest: Jesse L. Laskey 
29:20 

 
 
August 13, 1944 
From Cincinnati 
 
29:20 

 
 
August 20, 1944 
Guest: Jane Wyman 
 
29:20 

 
 
February 2, 1945 
First Contestant: Bob Young 
 
29:20 

 
Double Or Nothing
February 1, 1949 - August 7, 1951
5 episodes known to exist
Host: Walter O'Keefe
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
February 1, 1949 
 
Incomplete Show - 1st half only 
14:30 

 
 
August 30, 1949 
 
 
29:20 

 
 
September 6, 1949 
 
 
29:20 

 
 
October 13, 1949 
How Long Does It Take a Rhinoceros to Amble One Hundred Yards? 
 
30:00 

 
 
August 7, 1951 
Robert Jain 
 
28:50 

 
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