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Bridge Of Mercy (Starring Paul Muni)Aired March 5, 1939
It aired under several different titles: The Gulf Screen Guild Show, The Gulf Screen Guild Theater, The Lady Esther Screen Guild Theater and The Camel Screen Guild Theater. Actors on the series included Ethel Barrymore, Lionel Barrymore, Ingrid Bergman, Humphrey Bogart, Eddie Cantor, Gary Cooper, Bing Crosby, Bette Davis, Jimmy Durante, Nelson Eddy, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Clark Gable, Judy Garland, Gene Kelly, Johnny Mercer, Agnes Moorehead, Gregory Peck, Fred Astaire, Frank Sinatra and Dinah Shore. Fees these actors would typically charge were donated to the Motion Picture Relief Fund, in order to support the creation and maintenance of the Motion Picture Country Home for retired actors. The series came to an end on CBS June 29, 1952. THIS EPISODE: March 5, 1939. CBS network. "Bridge Of Mercy". Sponsored by: Gulf. A most unusual radio drama dealing with euthanasia. Superb radio, despite somewhat stilted acting. Paul Muni, Josephine Hutchinson, Lionel Atwill, Luis Alberni, Harry Bradley, Wheaton Chambers, John Miljan, Russell Gleason. 1/2 hour. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index.
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