Jul 2, 2013
Dr. Christian ran from 1937 to 1954. In its later years, the scripts for the show were written by listeners. Prizes were awarded for the best scripts, and those scripts were actually used for the show.
Two college students who sold scripts to Dr. Christian later
went on to become famous: the Twilight Zone's Rod Serling,
and The Waltons creator Earl Hamner Jr.
This episode, Old Battle Ax, originally aired on November 2, 1949.