Classic Comedy of Old Time Radio

by Ron Ecklebarger

A podcast featuring old time radio comedy shows in original broadcast order with commentary. 

Podcast episodes

  • E515 - The Aldrich Family - "Selling Christmas Cards"

    E515 - The Aldrich Family - "Selling Christmas Cards"

    Henry and Homer want to sell Christmas cards in June to make money so they can buy War Bonds.Originally aired on June 18, 1942. This is episode 150 of The Aldrich Family.Please email questions and comments to host@classiccomedyotr...

    25:56
  • E514 - The Life of Riley: ”Riley Campaigns”

    E514 - The Life of Riley: ”Riley Campaigns”

    Chester A. Riley becomes a political king maker.Originally aired on October 15, 1948. This is episode 215 of The Life of Riley.Please email questions and comments to host@classiccomedyotr.com. Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/c...

    30:25
  • E513 - The Bob Hope Show with Special Guests, Bing Crosby and Terry Moore

    E513 - The Bob Hope Show with Special Guests, Bing Crosby and Terry Moore

    Bob Hope welcomes special guests, Bing Crosby and Terry Moore. Terry Moore, circa, 1953 Terry Moore, 2015 Episode 542 of The Bob Hope Show. The program originally aired on January 14, 1953. Please email questions and comments to...

    26:28
  • E512 - The Aldrich Family - “Is Henry’s Date With Gladys For Dinner?”

    E512 - The Aldrich Family - “Is Henry’s Date With Gladys For Dinner?”

    Henry is afraid to ask Gladys if their date includes dinner at her house. Originally aired on June 11, 1942. This is episode 149 of The Aldrich Family. Please email questions and comments to host@classiccomedyotr.com. Like us on F...

    24:49
  • E511 - The Life of Riley: ”The Problem Child”

    E511 - The Life of Riley: ”The Problem Child”

    Who’s the biggest problem child? The one and only Chester A. Riley. Originally aired on October 15, 1948. This is episode 215 of The Life of Riley. Please email questions and comments to host@classiccomedyotr.com. Like us on Faceb...

    29:44