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Crime Classics

Crime Classics was a radio docudrama of CBS which was aired from June 15, 1953 to June 30, 1954. The show was produced, created and directed by Elliott Lewis. With consultation with Lewis, Morton Fine and David Friedkin wrote every single episode of the show. The show was hosted by Thomas Hyland which was played by Lou Merrill.

Episodes

Crime Classics 1954-06-30 (051) Good Evening, My Name is Jack the Ripper
Show Details29min 18s
Crime Classics 1954-06-30 (051) Good Evening, My Name is Jack the Ripper (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 35s
Crime Classics 1954-06-23 (050) Ali Pasha - A Turkish Delight (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 31s
Crime Classics 1954-06-16 (049) The Death of a Baltimore Birdie and Friend
Show Details29min 50s
Crime Classics 1954-06-09 (048) The Assassination of Leon Trotsky
Show Details29min 26s
Crime Classics 1954-06-02 (047) Mr. Jonathon Jewett; How Most Peculiarly He Cheated the Hangman
Show Details29min 28s
Crime Classics 1954-05-26 (046) The Lethal Habit of the Marquise De Brinvilliers
Show Details29min 28s
Crime Classics 1954-05-26 (046) The Lethal Habit of the Marquise De Brinvilliers (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 59s
Crime Classics 1954-05-12 (045) Mr. Clarke's Skeleton in Mr. Aram's Closet; The Noise it Made (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 54s
Crime Classics 1954-05-05 (044) Bunny Baumler, His Close Brush with Fame (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 18s
Crime Classics 1954-04-28 (043) Widow Magee and the Three Gypsies; A Vermont Fandango
Show Details29min 29s
Crime Classics 1954-04-21 (042) Cesare Borgia - His Most Difficult Murder (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 14s
Crime Classics 1954-04-14 (041) James Evans, Fireman; How He Extinguished a Human Torch
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1954-04-07 (040) The General's Daughter, the Czar's Lieutenant and the Linen Closet
Show Details29min 52s
Crime Classics 1954-03-31 (039) Robby-Boy Balfour; How He Wrecked a Big Prison's Reputation
Show Details29min 54s
Crime Classics 1954-03-17 (037) Old Sixtoes, How He Stopped Construction on the B. B. C. and I
Show Details29min 53s
Crime Classics 1954-03-10 (036) New Hampshire, the Tiger and Brad Ferguson; What Happened Then (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 37s
Crime Classics 1954-03-03 (035) Roger Nems, How He, Though Dead, Won the Game (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 57s
Crime Classics 1954-02-24 (034) The Good Ship Jane, Why She Became Flotsam
Show Details29min 45s
Crime Classics 1954-02-17 (033) John Baptiste Troppmann, Killer of Many (AFRTS)
Show Details27min 56s
Crime Classics 1954-02-17 (033) John Baptiste Troppmann, Killer of Many
Show Details29min 50s
Crime Classics 1954-02-10 (032) Twenty-Three Knives Against Caesar
Show Details29min 48s
Crime Classics 1954-02-03 (031) The Incredible History of John Shephard
Show Details29min 51s
Crime Classics 1954-01-27 (030) The Boorn Brothers and the Hangman, a Study in Nip and Tuck
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1954-01-20 (029) Madeline Smith, Maid or Murderess
Show Details29min 33s
Crime Classics 1954-01-20 (029) Madeline Smith, Maid or Murderess (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 15s
Crime Classics 1954-01-13 (028) How Supan Got the Hook Outside Bombay
Show Details29min 31s
Crime Classics 1953-12-30 (026) Coyle and Richardson, Why They Hung in a Spanking Breeze
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1954-01-06 (027) The Younger Brothers, Why Some of Them Grew No Older
Show Details28min 56s
Crime Classics 1953-12-30 (026) Coyle and Richardson, Why They Hung in a Spanking Breeze (AFRTS)
Show Details28min 48s
Crime Classics 1953-12-16 (025) John and Judith, Their Crime and Why They Didn't Get to Enjoy It
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-12-16 (025) John and Judith, Their Crime and Why They Didn't Get to Enjoy It (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 30s
Crime Classics 1953-12-09 (024) The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln
Show Details29min 31s
Crime Classics 1953-12-09 (024) The Assassination of Abraham Lincoln (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 42s
Crime Classics 1953-12-02 (023) If a Body Need a Body, Just Call Burke and Hare
Show Details29min 21s
Crime Classics 1953-12-02 (023) If a Body Need a Body, Just Call Burke and Hare (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 35s
Crime Classics 1953-11-25 (022) The Killing Story of William Corder and the Farmer's Daughter
Show Details27min 54s
Crime Classics 1953-11-25 (022) The Killing Story of William Corder and the Farmer's Daughter (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 17s
Crime Classics 1953-11-18 (021) The Triangle on the Round Table
Show Details29min 53s
Crime Classics 1953-11-11 (020) Blackbeard's Fourteenth Wife, Why She Was Not Good For Him
Show Details29min 32s
Crime Classics 1953-11-04 (019) Raschi Among the Crocodiles, and the Prank He Played
Show Details29min 56s
Crime Classics 1953-11-04 (019) Raschi Among the Crocodiles, and the Prank He Played (AFRTS)
Show Details30min 4s
Crime Classics 1953-10-28 (018) John Hayes, His Head and How They Were Parted
Show Details29min 39s
Crime Classics 1953-10-21 (017) Billy Bonny Bloodletter, Also Known as 'The Kid'
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-10-14 (016) The Seven-layered Arsenic Cake of Madame Lafarge
Show Details29min 42s
Crime Classics 1953-10-07 (015) The Hangman and William Palmer, Who Won
Show Details29min 48s
Crime Classics 1953-09-30 (014) The Bloody, Bloody Banks of Fall River
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-09-07 (013) The Torment of Henrietta Robinson, and Why She Killed (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 54s
Crime Classics 1953-08-31 (012) Your Loving Son, Nero
Show Details29min 1s
Crime Classics 1953-08-31 (012) Your Loving Son, Nero (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 38s
Crime Classics 1953-08-24 (011) The Alsop Family, How It Diminished and Grew Again (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 32s
Crime Classics 1953-08-24 (011) The Alsop Family, How It Diminished and Grew Again
Show Details29min 43s
Crime Classics 1953-08-17 (010) The Incredible Trial of Laura D. Fair (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 40s
Crime Classics 1953-08-10 (009) The Axe and the Droot Family, How They Fared
Show Details29min 52s
Crime Classics 1953-08-10 (009) The Axe and the Droot Family, How They Fared (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 45s
Crime Classics 1953-08-03 (008) Mr. Thrower's Hammer
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-07-27 (007) The Final Day of General Ketchum, and How He Died
Show Details29min 5s
Crime Classics 1953-07-27 (007) The Final Day of General Ketchum, and How He Died (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 44s
Crime Classics 1953-07-20 (006) The Death of a Picture Hanger
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-07-13 (005) The Terrible Deed of John White Webster
Show Details29min 49s
Crime Classics 1953-07-06 (004) The Shrapnelled Body of Charles Drew, Sr.
Show Details29min 47s
Crime Classics 1953-06-29 (003) The Checkered Life and Sudden Death of Colonel James Fisk, Jr.
Show Details29min 40s
Crime Classics 1953-06-29 (003) The Checkered Life and Sudden Death of Colonel James Fisk, Jr. (AFRTS)
Show Details28min 35s
Crime Classics 1953-06-22 (002) The Shockingly Peaceful Passing of Thomas Edwin Bartlett, Green Grocer (AFRTS)
Show Details29min 41s
Crime Classics 1953-06-15 (001) The Crime of Bathsheba Spooner
Show Details29min 55s
Crime Classics 1952-12-03 (000) The Crime of Bathsheba Spooner (Audition)
Show Details26min 55s