A wounded soldier is transported back in time to the days of his childhood. Based on a story by H. Beam Piper, this episode of
Dimension X originally aired on July 12, 1951.
Featuring "adventures in time and space told in future tense", Dimension X aired over NBC from Apr. 8, 1950, through Sept. 29, 1951. The series adapted stories by the modern masters of science fiction, including Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Robert Heinlein, Clifford Simak, Theodore Sturgeon, and many others.
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"The landmark series was
Dimension X, which was broadcast by NBC....It was the first radio series to treat science fiction in an adult way." (Mike Ashley,
Transformations: The History of the Science-Fiction Magazine 1950 to 1970)