Presenting the best detectives from the Golden Age of Radio. Each week, we'll bring you an episode starring one of Old Time Radio's greatest detectives and the story behind the show. Join us for adventures of Philip Marlowe, Sam Spade, Johnny Dollar, and many more.
This week on "Down These Mean Streets," we'll hear a pair of old time radio mysteries inspired by the infamous crimes of Jack the Ripper - "Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper" from "The Mollé Mystery Theatre" (2/27/45) and "Good Evening. My Name is Jack the Ripper" from "Crime Classics" (6/30/54).
In this week's bonus comedy show, we'll hear a pair of old time radio comedies starring Harold Peary: "The Great Gildersleeve" (8/29/43) and "The Harold Peary Show" (10/4/52).
This week on "Down These Mean Streets," Rex Harrison stars as a dapper detective in "The Private Files of Rex Saunders." We'll hear "High Dividends...Or Shallow Graves" (5/30/51) and "When Murder Is Along...As a Silent Companion" (7/11/51).