Rocky Jordan was a 1948 CBS radio program sponsored by Del Monte Foods. It focused on the story of Rocky Jordan, a banished American detective who owns a restaurant in Cairo, Egypt. There, he continued to fight thieves, scoundrels, murderers, ex-Nazis, scallywags, and countless beautiful ladies who always put him into trouble. Jack Moyle was the first one to take the role of Rocky Jordan, but when the show returned from its 9-month break, George Raft became the new lead star. Rocky Jordan was always compared to another program called A Man Named Jordan due of some similarities; however, the setting of the former was in Cairo while the latter was in Istanbul. The show was held its goodbye in September 10, 1950.
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 95 old time radio episodes:
|04.11.1945||rocky jordan returning from cairo|
|10.31.1948||rocky jordan (001) the bartered bridegroom||
+ CBS Pacific net. "The Bartered Bridegroom". The first show of the series. A 6' 4" blonde walks in...
|11.07.1948||rocky jordan count me out||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Count Me Out". Tessana is, "tall, tan and terrific." "When she danced, she was ...
|11.21.1948||rocky jordan the man in the morgue||
+ CBS Pacific net. "The Man In The Morgue". "The body found floating in the Nile last night, has be...
|12.05.1948||rocky jordan strangers three||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Strangers Three". A shadow with a felt hat and tweeds introduces Rocky to lots ...
|12.12.1948||rocky jordan ace high straight||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Ace High Straight". In poker, the last card counts when you're trying to fill a...
|12.19.1948||rocky jordan up in flames||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Up In Flames". It doesn't take long to spot a phony. She has on low, tan oxford...
|01.02.1949||rocky jordan death in the sand||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Death In The Sand". Rocky is invited to the desert camp of Sheik Abas Ali, wher...
|01.09.1949||rocky jordan escapade with paula||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Escapade With Paula". When a dame comes into your life, it starts to wheel and ...
|01.16.1949||rocky jordan the case of the sleepy camel||
+ CBS Pacific net. "The Case Of The Sleepy Camel". A native blocks the door of the Cafe Tambourine ...
|01.30.1949||rocky jordan baksheesh boy||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Baksheesh Boy". A frightened beggar boy takes shelter in the basement of Rocky'...
|02.06.1949||rocky jordan champagne, caviar and hot ice||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Champaigne, Caviar and Hot Ice". Rocky discovers 250 pounds in his bank account...
|02.13.1949||rocky jordan red stands for blood||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Red Stands For Blood". Mr. Melnick wants to rents the Cafe Tambourine for the e...
|02.20.1949||rocky jordan twenty fathoms under||
+ "Twenty Fathoms Under". A good story about a treasure map and a sunken ship. What was in that sh...
|03.06.1949||rocky jordan the two o'clock man||
+ CBS Pacific net. "The Two O'Clock Man". A young boy breaks into the Cafe Tamboruine, and is later...
|03.13.1949||rocky jordan the st. louis blues||
+ CBS Pacific net. "The St. Louis Blues". Ted Polanski is an old friend of Rocky's from back in the...
|03.20.1949||passport for vivi||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Passport For Vivi". Where is the sailor named Victor? Vivi would like to know, ...
+ CBS Pacific net. "Everything Shipshape". Rocky meets Mr. Joshua Ship, an agent for A. K. Kessack,...
|04.03.1949||rocky jordan portrait of rocky||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Portrait Of Rocky". An artist offers Rocky ten Egyptian pounds to inquire about...
|04.10.1949||rocky jordan my quiet friend||
+ CBS Pacific net. "My Quiet Friend". Two gangsters from New York City offer to buy the Cafe Tambou...
|04.24.1949||rocky jordan consignment for naples||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Consignment For Naples". Rocky accepts a check from an insurance company for fi...
|05.01.1949||rocky jordan fall guy||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Fall Guy". Johnny Serbie is on the run from the cops. He's been framed for stea...
|05.08.1949||rocky jordan lady in disguise||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Lady In Disguise". Kaffar Bey, a big man in Cairo, is found shot to death after...
|05.22.1949||rocky jordan the make up man||
+ CBS Pacific net. "Desert Betrayal". A muezzin in Cairo is murdered, right in front of Rocky Jorda...
|N/A||rocky jordan the nile runs high (rehearsal)(afrs)|