High Air (Aired February 19, 1945)
Author’s Playhouse - Famous stories by celebrated authors: among them, Elementals (Stephen Vincent Benet), The Piano (William Saroyan), and The Snow Goose (Paul Gallico).March 5, 1941 till June 4, 1945, NBC; Blue Network until mid-October 1941, then the Red Network. Many briefly held 30m timeslots, including Sundays at 11:30, 1941-42; Wednesdays at 11:30, 1942-44; Mondays at 11:30, 1944-45. Sponsor was Philip Morris, 1942-43. Cast: John Hodiak, Fern Persons, Arthur Kohl, Laurette Fillbrandt, Kathryn Card, Bob Jellison, Nelson Olmsted, Marvin Miller, Olan Soule, Les Tremayne, Clarence Hartzell, Curley Bradley, etc. Orchestra: Rex Maupin, Roy Shield, J6seph Gallicchio. Creator: Wynn Wright. Directors: Norman Felton, Fred Weihe, Homer Heck.
February 19, 1945. NBC network, Chicago origination. "High Air"
. Sustaining. A sandhog finds his son working on the same tunnel with him. Bordon Chase (author), Ed Prentiss, Elwyn Owen (organist), Fern Persons, Gilbert Ferguson, Harry Bubeck (director), Jim Pease (adaptor), Leo Curley, Michael Romano, Sidney Ellstrom, Stanley Garden. 28:38. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index.