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    • Our Miss Brooks: The Ultimate Collection - Over 180 Shows

    • By: Al Lewis
    • Narrated by: Eve Arden, Gale Gordon
    • Length: 79 hrs and 10 mins
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    Our Miss Brooks was a hit on radio from the outset; within eight months of its launch as a regular series, the show landed several honors, including four for Eve Arden, who won polls in four individual publications of the time. Arden had actually been the third choice to play the title role. Harry Ackerman, at the time CBS's West Coast director of programming, wanted Shirley Booth for the part.

    Regular price: £13.59

    • Our Miss Brooks, Vol. 2

    • The Classic Radio Collection
    • By: CBS Radio - producer, Hollywood 360
    • Narrated by: Eve Arden, Gale Gordon
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
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    Our Miss Brooks was a situation comedy show heard on radio and seen on television and in films starring Oscar winner Eve Arden. Her skill with the wicked one-liner and acid aside had begun to lead to typecasting, so, to find a new image, Arden signed on for the lead in radio's Our Miss Brooks. The series centered on Connie Brooks, a smart, sharp-witted, lovable English teacher at fictional Madison High School.

    Regular price: £20.29

    • I Love Lucy: The Untold Story

    • By: Jess Oppenheimer, Gregg Oppenheimer
    • Narrated by: Larry Dobkin, Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
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    Jess Oppenheimer, "the brains" behind I Love Lucy, gives us an insider's view of this groundbreaking show, generously interspersed with recordings of classic Lucy radio and TV comedy performances - including her famous "Vitameatavegamin" routine. Oppenheimer weaves a wonderfully entertaining tale of the creation of this landmark series and its evolution from Lucy's hit radio sitcom, My Favorite Husband. Lucy aficionados will delight in his personal accounts of stars like Desi Arnaz, William Frawley, Vivian Vance, and of course, Lucille Ball.

    Regular price: £14.09

    • The Cinnamon Bear

    • The Complete Series
    • By: Hollywood 360
    • Narrated by: Buddy Duncan, Howard McNear, Gale Gordon, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 25 mins
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    The Cinnamon Bear is arguably the best holiday series ever developed for radio. First heard in1937, this wonderful Christmas fantasy adventure was created and written by Glanville Heisch (with the help of his wife, Elisabeth) for children of all ages. It all starts with twins Judy and Jimmy Barton just before Christmas. Someone - or something - has taken the "Silver Star" from the top of their Christmas tree. The very Irish teddy bear, Paddy O'Cinnamon, comes to their rescue and tells them that the Crazy Quilt Dragon has taken the star to Maybeland.

    Regular price: £19.69

    • The Whistler

    • Archives Collection
    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Bill Forman, Gale Gordon, Old Time Radio
    • Length: 8 hrs and 55 mins
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    While the shadows are lonely - a place where lost and lethal souls withdraw into the solitude of their own minds - there is one who knows that they are not deserted. Into this dark and murky realm there is one who can see with cutting clarity…The Whistler! When those who willingly put a first foot on a slippery slope, and then a second, The Whistler knows how such travels go, and how such journeys must end. At every treacherous step, the sly scorn of this circumspect counselor will whisper in their ear - urging them on…toward their undoing!

    Regular price: £20.59

    • That Was the Year

    • By: Transcription Company of America
    • Narrated by: Gale Gordon, Jay Novello, Gerald Mohr
    • Length: 9 hrs and 37 mins
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    First heard in 1937, That Was the Year consisted of 39 15-minute-long shows featuring historical vignettes dramatizing key moments in the lives of men and women whose contributions had significant impacts on the history of the modern world between the years 1896 and 1934.

    Regular price: £33.89

    • Our Miss Brooks: Good English

    • By: Al Lewis
    • Narrated by: Eve Arden, Gale Gordon, Jeff Chandler, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 52 mins
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    Eve Arden stars as Connie Brooks, the teacher with plenty of class, in 16 hilarious and heartwarming episodes. Gale Gordon, the master of radio's most impressive slow burn, is her fastidious foil, Principal Osgood Conklin. While haunting the Madison High hallways in search of one Philip Boynton - a tongue-tied biology teacher who seems more interested in the doings of his pet frog than in amorous advances - Miss Brooks meets with conniving coworkers, addled athletes, wide-eyed girls, and the feckless flatterer Walter Denton.

    Regular price: £20.59

    • Our Miss Brooks, Vol. 1

    • By: Hollywood 360, CBS Radio
    • Narrated by: Eve Arden, Gale Gordon
    • Length: 5 hrs and 54 mins
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    Our Miss Brooks was a highly popular radio sitcom that was eventually adapted for both television and film. It starred Hollywood film and New York stage veteran Eve Arden, who specialized in playing the wisecracking friend. She often did it better than anyone else, receiving an Oscar nomination for the 1945 film Mildred Pierce. Since her skill with the wicked one-liner was beginning to lead to typecasting, Arden signed on for the lead in radio's Our Miss Brooks to find a new image.

    Regular price: £20.29

    • Our Miss Brooks: Boynton Blues

    • By: Al Lewis, Joe Quillan
    • Narrated by: Eve Arden, Jeff Chandler, Mary Jane Croft, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 55 mins
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    These 20 digitally restored and re-mastered episodes co-star Gale Gordon as the blustery, autocratic Osgood Conklin; Richard Crenna as the ever-exuberant Walter Denton; and, Jane Morgan as absent-minded landlady Mrs. Davis.

    Regular price: £27.09

    • The Phil Harris - Alice Faye Show: Money, Beauty & Brains

    • By: Dick Chevillat
    • Narrated by: Phil Harris, Alice Faye, Elliott Lewis, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
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    The Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show was one of radio’s brightest lights; a hilarious situation comedy featuring a friendly sardonic and sarcastic edge that set it apart from its contemporaries. Featuring Phil Harris, fresh off plying his comedic and musical talents on The Jack Benny Program, and his movie-star wife, Alice Faye. The show also starred Elliott Lewis as the remarkable Frankie Remley - one of radio’s most unforgettable characters - a humorously irresponsible con-artist with an endless thirst for the good stuff.

    Regular price: £25.69

    • Fibber McGee & Molly: Archives

    • By: Original Radio Broadcast
    • Narrated by: Jim Jordan, Marian Jordan, Gale Gordon, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
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    Excitable and loose-lipped Fibber means well enough, but it's not always easy for even-tempered Molly to keep him in check and out of trouble. Of course, the long suffering Mrs. McGee's penchant for patience makes it all the funnier when she's finally pushed to the point of exasperation. But, both McGee's are fabulously friendly, opening their door at 79 Wistful Vista to welcome the likes of Mayor LaTrivia (Gale Gordon), Doc Gamble (Arthur Q. Bryan), and neighborly nemesis Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve (Hal Peary).

    Regular price: £23.09