May 21, 2012
I still marvel at how little is known or remembered about old-time radio. We know more about the history of ancient Rome than we do about radio shows of the 1940s.
And here's another example - a program that is nearly forgotten,
though it ran for over a year on the Mutual network during World
The show is Murder Clinic, and it adapted murder mystery short stories into half-hour radio shows.
This episode, Murder at Marsden Manor, featured Agatha Christie's detective Hercule Poirot. It was first broadcast on October 6, 1942.