That Was Radio: Program #06

May 28, 2019

Credit Open Culture

Leon Smothers hosts That Was Radio which explores the people and events which shaped classic radio broadcasting during its golden age, the 1930’s through the 1950’s.  On this program, the origins of science fiction, and how it was adapted and presented on radio. Featured on the program is an excerpt of “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” from 1938 and an episode of “Dimension X” from 1950 starring Arnold Moss and Joan Alexander.