The Great Detectives Present Pat Novak for Hire (Old TIme Radio)
The Great Detectives Present Pat Novak for Hire (Old TIme Radio)
Adam Graham
The Great Detectives of Old Time Radio's Pat Novak series, featuring 19 episodes of Pat Novak and two episodes of Johnny Madero, all starring Jack Webb as the master of hard boiled narration. Adam Graham is your guide to each similie in this iconic pre-Dragnet Jack Webb series.
EP2218: Pat Novak for Hire: John St. John
An old man is killed and with his dying last word, he asks Novak to deliver a letter to John St. John. Original Air Date: October 13, 1946 Support the show monthly at patreon.greatdetectives.net Support the show on a one-time basis at http://support.greatdetectives.net. Mail a donation to: Adam Graham, PO Box 15913, Boise, Idaho 83715…
Jun 5, 2017
34 min
EP1348: Pat Novak: Little Jake Siegel
An altar boy is shot and killed in a church saving Novak’s life. Novak’s goal: get the killer. Original Air Date: June 26, 1949
Aug 25, 2014
39 min
EP0097: Johnny Madero: The Fatal Auction
Johnny Madero is offered $50 to buy an item at an auction. His client disappears and before he knows it, Warchek from homicide is breathing down his neck. Original Air Date: June 2 Read more ...
Mar 8, 2010
39 min
EP0092: Johnny Madero: Pete Sutro
A rich man from Nob Hill hires Johnny to find a man whose name he keeps hearing in his dreams. Original Air Date: June 19, 1947 Quote of the Show: You have enough probl Read more ...
Mar 1, 2010
33 min
EP0087: Pat Novak for Hire: Little Jake Siegel
An altar boy is shot and killed in a church saving Novak’s life. Novak’s goal: get the killer. Original Air Date: June 26, 1949
Feb 22, 2010
36 min
EP0082: Pat Novak for Hire: Joe Dineen
Two men kidnap Pat Novak from a wrestling match and demand he take them to a man Novak doesn’t know by the name of Joe Dineen. Original Air Date: June 19, 1949
Feb 15, 2010
35 min
EP0077: Pat Novak for Hire: Georgie Lampson
Novak is hired by an old flame and finds himself once again, in the thick of a murder investigation. Original Air Date: June 12, 1949 “Hou Read more ...
Feb 8, 2010
36 min
EP0072: Pat Novak: Agnes Bolton
Pat Novak hired to follow a woman, and while he’s doing it, she drops dead in a phone book and once again Hellman puts the finger on Novak. Original Air Date: June 5, 1949
Feb 1, 2010
40 min
EP0067: Pat Novak for Hire: Give Envelope to John St. John
A dying man gives Novak an envelope with the mission to deliver it to John St. John. Original Air Date: May 22, 1949 “I hit the floor and made Rip Van Winkle look like Read more ...
Jan 25, 2010
34 min
EP0062: Pat Novak for Hire: The Geranium Plant
Pat Novak’s hired to deliver a geranium. He’s hit by a car after the pick-up and that’s just the start of his trouble. Original Air Date: May 14, 1949
Jan 18, 2010
35 min
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