The Ford Theater

October 5, 1947 to July 1, 1949
79 episodes known to exist
The Ford Theater was a radio show which ran from October 5, 1947 to July 1, 1949.
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October 5, 1947 - July 1, 1949
The Ford Theater
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The Ford Theater
October 5, 1947 - July 1, 1949
79 episodes known to exist
Musicial Score: Lyn Murray
Director - 1st Season: George Zachary; 2nd Season
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October 5, 1947 
Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Ct. 
Karl Swenson, Mason Adams 
60:00 

 
October 12, 1947 
The Great Mcginty 
 
60:00 

 
October 19, 1947 
On Borrowed Time 
 
 

 
October 26, 1947 
A Coffin For Dimetrios 
Windall Holmes 
 

 
November 2, 1947 
Ah, Wilderness 
Eric Dressler. Author: Eugene O'Neill 
60:00 

 
November 9, 1947 
The Power and the Glory 
 
 

 
November 16, 1947 
Carmen Jones 
Murial Smith, Luther Saxton, Elton J. Warren, Irving Barnes, Valerie Black, Maurice Ellis, Juano Hernandez, Earle Sitnore 
1:00:00 

 
November 23, 1947 
George Washington Slept Here 
Karl Swenson, Claudia Morgan 
 

 
November 30, 1947 
Dangerous Corner 
Stots Cootsworth, Ann Seymore 
 

 
10 
December 7, 1947 
We Hold These Truths 
Maude Adams, Windall Holmes 
 

 
11 
December 14, 1947 
Cimarron 
Gary Merrill 
 

 
12 
December 21, 1947 
The Man Who Played God 
Santos Ortega, Ann Seymour Christmas Program 
60:00 

 
13 
December 28, 1947 
Father, Dear Father 
 
60:00 

 
14 
January 4, 1948 
Adventures of the Bad Boy 
Santos Ortega, Hugh Marlowe, Charlotte Keane, Brad Barker, Jane Houston, Walter Vaughn, Harold Dryanforth, Avril Harris, Ted de Corsia, Sarah Fussell, Anne Seymour, John Gibson 
60:00 

 
15 
January 11, 1948 
Storm in a Teacup 
Les Tremayne, Wendell Holmes 
60:00 

 
16 
January 13, 1948 
Girl Crazy 
REHEARSAL of (1/18/48) 
1:03:33 

 
16 
January 18, 1948 
Girl Crazy 
Linda Douglas, Ted DiCorsia, Monica Lewis, Marilyn Daye 
1:01:20 

 
17 
January 25, 1948 
Arsenic and Old Lace 
 
 

 
18 
February 1, 1948 
Green Pastures 
 
60:00 

 
19 
February 8, 1948 
Abe Lincoln in Illinois 
 
 

 
20 
February 15, 1948 
Abe Lincoln in Washington 
 
 

 
21 
February 22, 1948 
The Bishop Misbehaves 
 
 

 
22 
February 29, 1948 
The Count of Monte Cristo 
 
 

 
23 
March 7, 1948 
Twentieth Century 
 
 

 
24 
March 14, 1948 
Autumn Crocus 
 
 

 
25 
March 21, 1948 
It's a Gift 
 
60:00 

 
26 
March 28, 1948 
The Informer 
 
 

 
27 
April 4, 1948 
The Goose Hangs High 
 
 

 
28 
April 11, 1948 
The Murder of Roger Ackroyd 
 
 

 
29 
April 18, 1948 
The Silver Cord 
Eve Varden, Les Tremayne 
60:00 

 
30 
April 25, 1948 
Personal Appearance 
 
 

 
31 
May 2, 1948 
Alice Adams 
 
 

 
32 
May 9, 1948 
Front Page 
Everette Sloan, Ed Begley 
60:00 

 
33 
May 16, 1948 
Counsellor-At-Law 
Les Tremayne 
60:00 

 
34 
May 23, 1948 
A Star Is Born 
 
60:00 

 
35 
May 30, 1948 
Laura 
Virginia Gilmore, John Larkin 
60:00 

 
36 
June 6, 1948 
Michael and Mary 
 
 

 
37 
June 13, 1948 
My Sister Eileen 
Shirley Booth, Virginia Gilmore 
60:00 

 
38 
June 20, 1948 
The Late Christopher Bean 
 
60:00 

 
39 
June 27, 1948 
Arrowsmith 
 
60:00 

 
40 
October 8, 1948 
Madam Bovary 
Claude Rains, Marlene Dietrich, Van Heflin 
60:00 

 
41 
October 15, 1948 
Double Indemnity 
Burt Lancaster, Joan Bennett 
60:00 

 
42 
October 22, 1948 
Tom, Dick and Harry 
 
 

 
43 
October 29, 1948 
Of Human Bondage 
Ray Milland, Joan Loring 
60:00 

 
44 
November 5, 1948 
The Damask Cheek 
 
 

 
45 
November 12, 1948 
Camille 
Incomplete, Parts 1 and 3 of 4 only 
 

 
46 
November 19, 1948 
The Male Animal 
 
 

 
47 
November 26, 1948 
Secret Agent 
Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Myron McCormick, Leslie Woods. From: AFRS Broadway Playhouse 
 

 
48 
December 3, 1948 
The Big Street 
 
 

 
49 
December 10, 1948 
Page Miss Glory 
 
 

 
50 
December 17, 1948 
The Gentile People 
 
 

 
51 
December 24, 1948 
Pilgrim's Inn 
Christmas Program 
 

 
52 
December 31, 1948 
Becky Sharp 
 
 

 
53 
January 7, 1949 
Talk of the Town 
 
 

 
54 
January 14, 1949 
Boomarang 
Dana Andrews 
 

 
55 
January 21, 1949 
Anna Christie 
Ray Milland, Joan Loring. Author: Eugene O'Neill 
60:00 

 
56 
January 28, 1949 
Woman in the Window 
 
 

 
57 
February 4, 1949 
No Time For Love 
 
 

 
58 
February 11, 1949 
The Awful Truth 
 
 

 
59 
February 18, 1949 
Shadow of a Doubt 
Stars: Ann Blythe, Ray Milland. Authors: Thornton Wilder, Sally Benson. 
55:36 

 
60 
February 25, 1949 
Palm Beach Story 
 
 

 
61 
March 4, 1949 
The Horn Blows At Midnight 
Jack Benny, Claude Raines, Mercedes McCambridge, Anne Whitfield, Jeanette Nolan, Jane Morgan, Hans Conreid, Jerry Farber, Johnny McGovern, Paul McVey, Miriam Wolf, Eddie Marr, Joseph Kearns, Jay Novello, Julian Upton, Sidney Miller, Herb Vigran, Byron Kane, Shirley Mitchell 
59:10 

 
62 
March 11, 1949 
Welcome, Stranger 
 
 

 
63 
March 18, 1949 
Holy Matrimony 
 
 

 
64 
March 25, 1949 
The Show-Off 
 
 

 
65 
April 1, 1949 
Wuthering Heights 
Mongomery Clift 
60:00 

 
66 
April 8, 1949 
Lightnin' 
 
 

 
67 
April 15, 1949 
Elmer, the Great 
 
 

 
68 
April 22, 1949 
Skylark 
 
 

 
69 
April 29, 1949 
Intermezzo 
 
 

 
70 
May 6, 1949 
Ladies in Retirement 
 
 

 
71 
May 13, 1949 
Alice Adams 
 
 

 
72 
May 20, 1949 
Crime Without Passion 
 
 

 
73 
May 27, 1949 
To Mary, with Love 
 
 

 
74 
June 3, 1949 
Haunted Honeymoon 
 
 

 
75 
June 10, 1949 
Craig's Wife 
 
 

 
76 
June 17, 1949 
Peg O' My Heart 
 
 

 
77 
June 24, 1949 
A Farewell to Arms 
Helen Hayes 
60:00 

 
78 
July 1, 1949 
Cluny Brown 
 
 

 
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