Escape: High Adventure

  • by W. Somerset Maugham, Stephen Vincent Benet, John Collier, Alexander Woollcott, Morton Fine, David Friedkin, E. Jack Neuman
  • Narrated by William Conrad, Paul Frees, Georgia Ellis, John Dehner, Frank Lovejoy, Raymond Burr, Stacy Harris
  • 9 hrs and 48 mins
  • Radio/TV Program

Publisher's Summary

"Tired of the everyday grind? Ever dream of a life of… romantic adventure? Want to get away from it all? We offer you…Escape!" Radio Spirits is pleased to present 20 classic tales from one of radio's greatest action and adventure series. This collection will bring you tales of black pearls, headhunters, volcanoes, Nazi convoys and cargos of gold in exotic settings and locales - from South of the Border to Dutch East India, Paris, North Africa and points unknown! These tightly scripted and directed episodes feature many of radio's finest voices, including William Conrad, Paul Frees, Georgia Ellis, Harry Bartell, Raymond Burr, Joseph Kearns, Parley Baer, Jeanette Nolan, John Dehner, Virginia Greg and many more.
Episodes include: "Evening Primrose" 08-25-49, "The Vanishing Lady" 01-10-50, "The Sure Thing" 01-17-50, "Outer Limits" 02-07-50, "Macao" 07-18-51, "Man Who Stole the Bible" 08-30-51, "Gringo" 10-12-52, "The Derelict" 04-26-53, "The Vessel of Wrath" 05-10-53, "A Good Thing" 05-31-53, "The Thirteenth Truck" 08-16-53, "The Man from Tomorrow" 08-23-53; "The Train from Olbefelde" 09-06-53, "The Elementals" 10-11-53, "The Coward" 08-14-54, "Two and Two Make Four" 08-21-54, "The King of Owanatu" 08-28-54, "The Boiling Sea" 09-04-54, "The Target" 09-18-54, "The Heart of Kali" 09-25-54.