Radio’s ‘Golden Age’ comes to an end
Yes, there was a time when radio dominated entertainment.
Among the very best radio dramas was Suspense. This show began its 22-year run on the CBS Radio Network on July 22, 1940. Over the years, the program earned a Peabody Award and a special citation from the Mystery Writers of America.
For maximum thrills, it was best to listen while in a darkened room. Each episode would keep listeners on edge until the last possible moment.