KNX Drama Hour, 1070 AM (++ marks my favorite, 1/14/99)
See Note 4 about Wednesday show
Note 1 9-9:30 p.m. (2-2:30 a.m.) 9:30-10 p.m. (2:30-3 a.m.)
Mon (Tue) "The Lone Ranger"
western [1933-55]
"The Adventures of Phillip Marlo"
L.A. private detective [1947-50] (Note 2)
Tue (Wed) "Suspense"
mystery [1942-63]
"Tales of the Texas Rangers"
western [1950-52]
Wed (Thu)
(Note 4)
"Escape" * ++
adventure [1947-54]
"The Six Shooter"
western [1952-54] (Note 3)
Thu (Fri) "Lux Radio Theater" *, famous movies & plays [1934-55]
Fri (Sat) "Gunsmoke"
western [1952-61]
"The Shadow" *
mystery [1930-54]
Sat (Sun) "The Jack Benny Show"
comedy [1932-58]
"The Aldrich Family" *
comedy [1939-53] (Note 3)
Sun (Mon) "Dragnet" *
LAPD detective [1949-56]
"Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar"
insurance investigator [1949-62]

Note 1: The show on Mon at 9 p.m. is repeated five hours later on (Tue) at (2 a.m.), etc.

Note 2: Skip the radio show and read the original Raymond Chandler books which are available for free at your local library.

Note 3: In 12/98 one of the Gassman brothers suggested "The Six Shooter" would be replaced by "Have Gun, Will Travel" ++ and "The Aldrich Family" would be replaced by "The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet", both about 7/99.

Note 4: Starting 1/13/99 the Wed 9-10 p.m. show moves to 10-11 p.m. to make room for "60 Minutes II" at 9 p.m.

[Indicates the approximate start and end dates for the series per four reference books which don't agree. I listed the most extreme dates.]

KNX usually makes big Drama Hour changes in January and then smaller changes in July; but not in 1998.

All shows moved around for 1999, except Jack Benny. The * marks the five new shows.