+ Mayor of the Town was a comedy-drama radio series that aired from 1942 to 1949 on CBS and NBC radio, and starred noted actor Lionel Barrymore as the mayor of the fictional town of Springdale. Agnes Moorehead was the voice of his housekeeper Marilly. The program was sponsored by Rinso and later Noxzema. Barrymore is said to have written the program's theme song.-WikiPedia
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 27 old time radio episodes:
|09.06.1942||tom williams wants to enlist|
|09.13.1942||mayor of the town (02) holly has a crush on john andrews||
+ Sponsored by: Swan Soap, Rinso. The Mayor's grand-daughter has a crush on John Andrews, who's pla...
|09.20.1942||mayor of the town (03) amy lou goes to war||
+ Sponsored by: Swan Soap, Rinso. Amy Lou, the town tomboy, has volunteered to join the nurses over...
|09.27.1942||mayor of the town (04) `papa dear' contest||
+ Sponsored by: Swan Soap, Rinso. A Hollywood film studio is running a "Papa Dear" contest in Sprin...
|10.07.1942||mayor of the town (05) mayor takes in an 11 year old war orphan||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso. The first show of the series on CBS. The mayor is asked to take care of an e...
|10.21.1942||mayor of the town (07) the abandoned baby||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Swan Soap. The mayor puts two problems together; an abandoned baby and an ol...
|11.04.1942||mayor of the town (09) the mayor helps a discredited surgeon||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Swan Soap. After the mayor persuades Dr. Elliott to practice medicine once a...
+ They were short of doctors in Springdale and Doctor Lou Case of Springdale wanted the Mayor to pe...
|12.02.1942||mayor of the town (13) the mayor helps a musician who's going deaf||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Swan Soap. A famous pianist breaks his lover's heart for a secret reason. Th...
|12.09.1942||mayor of the town (14) enemy agents try to steal a cane with hidden information||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Swan Soap. A man with a limp and a mysterious cane add excitement and espion...
|12.24.1942||mayor of the town (16) a christmas carol||
+ Sponsored by: Noxema. The regular characters and situations of the series are suspended for a tra...
|01.06.1943||mayor of the town (18) janie williams' baby||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Vimms (greeting cards premium). When Janie Williams is told that she cannot ...
|02.17.1943||mayor of the town (24) finding mary meyer||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Vimms. The mayor searches for Mary Meyer, in hiding and suspected of murder.
|03.03.1943||mayor of the town (26) dick miller's submarine accident||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Vimms (flower garden seeds premium). The story of Dick Miller, a submariner ...
|03.24.1943||mayor of the town (29) a fraud painter tries to steal valuable cups from sharon||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso. A phoney artist seems to be very interested in a group of cups sent to Sharo...
|03.31.1943||mayor of the town (30) bob hope visits||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso. The mayor and guest Bob Hope find themselves in a haunted house...with a dea...
|04.14.1943||mayor of the town (32) the mayor tries to spend a quiet night at home||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. The mayor tries to spend a quiet evening at home, without muc...
|04.28.1943||mayor of the town (34) mayor recalls scenes of love in springdale||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso. The mayor has a very strange, but love-filled day in Spring. To celebrate Li...
|05.05.1943||mayor of the town (35) susie robertson enters an amateur contest||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. There's going to be a big amateur contest in Springdale, with a $1...
|05.12.1943||mayor of the town (36) susie's engagement to a movie star||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy. The recording starts in error with an Artie Shaw broadcast on anot...
|06.23.1943||mayor of the town (42) the mayor takes care of five cats||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. The mayor finds himself cat-sitting five cats and a dog and c...
|06.30.1943||mayor of the town (43) toni mccafferty falls for captain bill kennedy||
+ Sponsored by: Rinso, Lifebuoy Soap. Toni McCafferty, the mayor's secretary, is eager to renew her...
|05.19.1945||mayor of the town (131) gone fishing|
|05.25.1946||mayor of the town (178) memorial day parade|
|N/A||mayor of the town sewing circle musical|