Many may remember E.G. Marshall (later Tammy Grimes) introducing this relatively modern CBS radio show . The brainchild of Himan Brown (who guided Inner Sanctum), CBS in allowed Mr. Brown to relive the days of thrilling radio for an hour a full seven nights a week! The late E.G. Marshall hosted the program every year but the final one, when actress Tammy Grimes took over.The mixed cast of television and radio stars offer a range of stories from the pens of the great writers, as well as offering new tales of mystery and imagination. Rarely performed tales by Mark Twain and O. Henry and classic radio tales by Edgar Allen Poe were featured. Click here to read more about Cbs Radio Mystery Theater
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Please enjoy these 1398 old time radio episodes:
|05.12.1982||the wound that would not heal||
+A man is accused of murdering his mistress. At first, he is confident that he did not, but when she...
|05.14.1982||the hills of arias||
+A former revolutionary of a Central American country escapes the rising dictatorship and settles in...
|05.17.1982||the imperfect crime||
+ A police detective assumes that it is just routine when he is asked to complete a report on the hi...
+A governess signs on with a wealthy but eccentric couple to school their children. The husband is p...
|05.21.1982||the different people||
+A 20th century professor of anthropology discovers a letter written during the Civil War that hints...
|05.24.1982||your desires my guilt||
+A couple of modest income find that they can have whatever they want just by wishing for it togethe...
|05.26.1982||why is the lady smiling||
+An imaginary tale about the origin of the famous painting, the Mona Lisa. In 1498 Italy, Leonardo d...
|05.28.1982||the chess master||
+An unemployed advertising agent plays a pickup game of chess in the park with a stranger. That game...
|05.31.1982||lady macbeth at the zoo||
+A couple witness a man and his girlfriend plotting the murder of the man's uncle. Waldo is determin...
|06.02.1982||two times dead||
+ A reporter interviews a man who manages to frame himself for murder -- his own murder! Based on a ...
|06.04.1982||my first rogue||
+A sophisticated art thief plays cat and mouse with a French detective.
|06.14.1982||the woman who wanted to live||
+A killer who breaks out of a maximum security prison murders a man and attempts to murder a pretty ...
|06.16.1982||a most dangerous animal||
+The wife of a vicious and corrupt boxer, 'Killer' Vincent, tries to get a divorce to marry the man ...
|06.18.1982||the fifth man||
+The writer for a British aviation magazine works part time to ferret out commuist spies in the avia...
+Patricia Ellicott is a contemptuous, fallen-from-grace newspaper reporter assigned to cover a story...
+This is a tale of sibling rivalry between two brothers who are haunted by cursed chairs. The younge...
|06.25.1982||dont kill me||
+A woman with a sick elderly husband allows him to die so she can marry his rich friend. It's man's ...
|06.28.1982||escape to prison||
+An executive thinks there is a large conspiracy against her by her friends and coworkers to convinc...
+In a future society on a planet named Vivian, inventor and recent divorcee Joe Harkness takes a spa...
|07.02.1982||bring back my body||
+A woman has split personalities. One is a mild-mannered spinster. The other is an embittered woman ...
|07.05.1982||the romance of mary oates||
+Romance finally comes to a lonely secretary who still lives with her father at age 40. But she find...
|07.07.1982||code word caprice||
+An honest truck driver works with the police to crack a hijacking ring.
|07.09.1982||come back next week||
+A woman dutifully travels to a state prison each week to visit with the hitman who killed her husba...
|07.12.1982||the hand of amnesia||
+A young short-order cook marries a wealthy widow but keeps his girlfriend on the side. When his wif...
|07.14.1982||the innocent murderer||
+ The story of Lincoln assassination conspirator John Surratt as he flees from Canada to Liverpool, ...