+ Candid Microphone was first heard on Saturday, June 28, 1947, at 7:30pm on ABC radio. The following week it moved to Sundays at 7:00 pm. Beginning in late September 1947, it aired Mondays at 9pm through October, then Thursdays at 8pm until May 1948 when it moved to Thursdays at 9:30pm. That series came to an end on September 23, 1948. Beginning June 6, 1950, Candid Microphone was broadcast by CBS on Tuesdays at 9:30pm, and that summer series, sponsored by Philip Morris, continued for three months until August 29. The announcer for the radio program was Dorian St. George (1911-2004).-WikiPedia Click here to read more about Candid Microphone
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 12 old time radio episodes:
|N/A||bela lugosi as dracula|
+ 7:00 P.M. An exploding cigarette in a bar, pawning a watch, a diner has no money to pay the rest...
+ Candid Microphone brings you short scenes from real life gathered in homes stores, offices in the ...
|08.10.1947||collecting for the oscffne||
+ Program #7. The first secret recording is an attempt to collect funds for needy Eskimos.
|08.24.1947||highlights of the first nine shows||
Program #9. Allen Funt introduces recordings from the first eight shows. From July 13, 1947: a wi...
|08.31.1947||getting change from a cab driver|
|02.12.1948||sandwich delivery man||
+ABC net, KECA, The first hidden mike interview is with a sandwich delivery man.
|04.01.1948||girl from texas||
+ABC net, KECA, A Texas girl tries to convince Funt she's really from Texas, a magic shop, how to ...
|04.15.1948||operatic coach evaluates a bathtub singer||
+ABC net, KECA, Sponsored by: Life Savers (local). Fooling the show's announcer, an operatic coach...
|06.17.1948||school graduation rehearsal in new jersey||
+ Program #17. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. A school graduation rehearsal in New Jersey. A...
|07.01.1948||first anniversary show||
+Program #16. ABC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. First anniversary show, featuring favorite stun...
|07.18.1950||guest bela lugosi||
+ Sponsored by: Philip Morris. Candid situations in a candy store, at a wrestling match, a large ref...