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Boxcars711 Overnight Western "Lone Ranger" - The Aztec Mystery (03-29-43)

Boxcars711 Overnight Western "Lone Ranger" - The Aztec Mystery (03-29-43)

Boxcars711 Overnight Western "Lone Ranger" - The Aztec Mystery (Aired March 29, 1943)

On radio, the Lone Ranger was played by several actors, including John L. Barrett who played the role on the test broadcasts on WEBR during early January, 1933; George Seaton (under the name George Stenius) from January 31 to May 9 of 1933; series director James Jewell and an actor known only by the pseudonym "Jack Deeds" (for one episode each), and then by Earle Graser from May 16, 1933, until April 7, 1941. On April 8, Graser died in a car accident, and for five episodes, as the result of being critically wounded, the Lone Ranger was unable to speak beyond a whisper, with Tonto carrying the action. Finally, on the broadcast of April 18, 1941, deep-voiced performer Brace Beemer, who had been the show's announcer for several years, took over the role and played the part until the end.

THIS EPISODE:

March 29, 1943. Program #1589/802. Syndicated. "El Mundo"/"Aztec Mystery". Music fill for local comme

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