Sep 16, 2013
One of the best-selling books of 1942 was THIS IS MY BEST,
edited by Whit Burnett. Burnett asked 93 different authors to
name their best short story, and those stories were printed in this
In 1944, the anthology became a CBS radio series. Orson Welles hosted the show for a short time, but he was fired because one of the scripts he chose just happened to be one in which he had a financial interest.
This episode, Miss Dilly Says No, first aired on March 20, 1945.