Earlier in this century, fans of radio soap operas, sitcoms, Westerns and quiz shows were just as abundant, passionate, and fiercely loyal as todays fans of NYPD Blue, Seinfeld, Jeopardy, or General Hospital. Classic radio actors and writers from radio’s The Lone Ranger, The Cisco Kid, the Jack Benny Show and more join Kojo to discuss their involvment and influence in radio’s golden era.


  • Jackson Beck Actor who played The Cisco Kid
  • Fred Foy Announcer for The Lone Ranger
  • Shirley Mitchell Actress from The Jack Benny Show, The Red Skelton Show and I Love Lucy
  • Ed Walker Host of WAMU's "The Big Broadcast"

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