The Grantland Rice Show

December 11, 1943 to May 5, 1945
62 episodes known to exist
The Grantland Rice Show was a radio show which ran from December 11, 1943 to May 5, 1945. It starred Grantland Rice and Grantland Rice.
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Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
December 11, 1943 - September 9, 1944
Favorite Sports Stories of Grantland Rice
36
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2
November 11, 1944 - May 5, 1945
Favorite Sports Stories of Grantland Rice
26
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Favorite Sports Stories of Grantland Rice
December 11, 1943 - September 9, 1944
36 episodes known to exist
Stars: Grantland Rice
Producer: Garnett Garrison
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
December 11, 1943 
The Lady Was a Flop 
 
29:50 

 
December 18, 1943 
This Football 
 
29:50 

 
January 8, 1944 
The Hero 
Programs of 12-25-44 and 1-1-45 pre-empted for Christmas and New Years specials. 
29:50 

 
January 15, 1944 
You Could Look It Up 
 
29:50 

 
January 22, 1944 
Double For Trouble 
 
29:50 

 
January 29, 1944 
Horseshoes 
 
29:50 

 
February 5, 1944 
Second Wind 
 
29:50 

 
February 12, 1944 
Alibi Ike 
 
29:50 

 
February 26, 1944 
Comeback 
Program of 2-19 pre-empted 
29:50 

 
10 
March 4, 1944 
Old Indispendable 
 
29:50 

 
11 
March 11, 1944 
The Phantom Drive 
 
29:50 

 
12 
March 25, 1944 
Hurry Kane 
Program of 3-18 pre-empted for special West Point Anniversary broadcast 
29:50 

 
13 
April 1, 1944 
The Road to Athens 
 
29:50 

 
14 
April 8, 1944 
Let the Chisel Ring 
 
29:50 

 
15 
April 15, 1944 
For Dear Old Sweeney 
 
29:50 

 
16 
April 22, 1944 
Harmony 
 
29:50 

 
17 
April 29, 1944 
The Road to Athens 
 
29:50 

 
18 
May 6, 1944 
Mister Conley 
 
29:50 

 
19 
May 13, 1944 
Mcgraw of the Giants 
 
29:50 

 
20 
May 20, 1944 
Dive, Brother, Dive 
 
29:50 

 
21 
May 27, 1944 
A Caddy's Diary 
 
29:50 

 
22 
June 3, 1944 
No Gloves For Jennie 
 
29:50 

 
23 
June 10, 1944 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
24 
June 17, 1944 
Sandlot Phenom 
Author: T.W. Ford. Adaptor: Ben Kagan. Jim Backus, Santos Ortega, Barry Hopkins, Bill Adams, Jay Wesley, William Quinn, Cameron Prud'Homme, Leonard Sherer, Bill Lipton 
29:50 

 
25 
June 24, 1944 
Little Poison Ivy 
 
29:50 

 
26 
July 1, 1944 
Defending Champion 
 
29:50 

 
27 
July 8, 1944 
My Roomie 
 
29:50 

 
28 
July 15, 1944 
The Cockeyed Wonder 
 
29:50 

 
29 
July 22, 1944 
Fore! 
 
29:50 

 
30 
July 29, 1944 
Readin', Ritin' and Resin 
 
29:50 

 
31 
August 5, 1944 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
32 
August 12, 1944 
Old Indispensable 
 
29:50 

 
33 
August 19, 1944 
The Making of a Sportsman 
 
29:50 

 
34 
August 26, 1944 
Changin' 
 
29:50 

 
35 
September 2, 1944 
Crazy over Horse Mackerel 
 
29:50 

 
36 
September 9, 1944 
Rackety Rax 
 
29:50 

 
Favorite Sports Stories of Grantland Rice
November 11, 1944 - May 5, 1945
26 episodes known to exist
Stars: Grantland Rice
Producer: Garnett Garrison
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
37 
November 11, 1944 
This Football 
 
29:50 

 
38 
November 18, 1944 
The Hero 
 
29:50 

 
39 
November 25, 1944 
Dive, Brother, Dive 
 
29:50 

 
40 
December 2, 1944 
Gravy Train 
 
29:50 

 
41 
December 9, 1944 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
42 
December 16, 1944 
No Gloves For Jennie 
 
29:50 

 
43 
December 23, 1944 
Second Wind 
 
29:50 

 
44 
December 30, 1944 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
45 
January 6, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
46 
January 13, 1945 
Football Brains 
 
29:50 

 
47 
January 20, 1945 
Anything For a Pal 
 
29:50 

 
48 
January 27, 1945 
The Amatuer Spirit 
 
29:50 

 
49 
February 3, 1945 
Alibi Ike 
 
29:50 

 
50 
February 10, 1945 
Get Outta the Game 
 
29:50 

 
51 
February 17, 1945 
Ring Gunner 
 
29:50 

 
52 
February 24, 1945 
The Biscuit Eater 
 
29:50 

 
53 
March 3, 1945 
Little Mcgraw 
 
29:50 

 
54 
March 10, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
55 
March 17, 1945 
Rinkfire 
 
29:50 

 
56 
March 24, 1945 
Getaway Money 
 
29:50 

 
57 
March 31, 1945 
Weep No More, M'lady 
 
29:50 

 
58 
April 7, 1945 
The Fourteenth Venture 
 
29:50 

 
59 
April 14, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
60 
April 21, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
29:50 

 
61 
April 28, 1945 
Please Come Home, M'lady 
 
29:50 

 
62 
May 5, 1945 
Gashouse Gang 
 
29:50 

 
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