Category Archives: Old Time Radio

Yours Coolly, Sammy Drake

In 1959 Sarah Vaughan musically convinced listeners that her lover was a “Smooth Operator” whose kisses could make toenails curl, thrilling her to the point where she asked for mercy from Mr. Percy and unashamedly admitted “I like it like … Continue reading

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A Civil Matter

One of the unexpected pleasures of listening to vintage radio shows is hearing bits of dialogue that are relevant to life in the 21st century. While reviewing the episodes of Barrie Craig, Confidential Investigator in my collection recently, several exchanges … Continue reading

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