The Al Brenner's Case (Aired January 25, 1952)
Dick Powell starred in the Richard Diamond, Private Detective radio series as a rather light-hearted detective who often ended the episodes singing to his girlfriend, Helen (Virginia Gregg). It began airing on NBC on April 24, 1949, picked up Rexall as a sponsor on April 5, 1950, and continued until December 6, 1950. The shows were written by Blake Edwards. Its theme, "Leave It to Love", was whistled by Powell at the beginning of each episode. With Camel cigarettes as a sponsor, it moved to ABC from January 5, 1951, to June 29, 1951, with Rexall returning for a run from October 5, 1951, until June 27, 1952. Substituting for Amos 'n' Andy, it aired Sunday evenings on CBS from May 31, 1953 until September 20, 1953.
January 25, 1952. ABC network. "The Al Brenners Case"
. Sponsored by: Camels, Prince Albert tobacco. Diamond joins forces with "Tiny" Gillespie, an unsavory partner, to collect a reward for the capture of Al Brenners. Dick sings, "With Plenty Of Money and You" after the story. Alan Reed, Blake Edwards (writer, director), Dick Powell, Edwin Max, Frank Worth (music), Howard McNear (doubles), Jay Novello, Joel Samuels, Virginia Gregg. 29:29. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index.