Chicago Daily Tribune - Los Angeles Times - New York Times - Washington Post

Welcome to JJ's Newspaper Radio Logs

This site has been created and is presented for OTR (Old Time Radio) researchers. It contains over 45,000 newspaper radio logs compiled from the New York Times, Washington Post, Chicago Daily Tribune, and Los Angeles Times, spanning the years from 1930 through 1960.

Radio Highlights: To search "Radio Highlights" or to learn more about this research tool, use the following link.

Radio Highlights
   Newspaper Radio Logs may be accessed by either of two methods.  The table to the left links directly to date specific logs (search for a specific log by date).  The searches on the right may be used to find all logs containing a text specific subject such as "Jack Benny", "Orphan Annie", or "The Shadow" .

Radio Logs by Date

NOTE: The Adobe "Find" feature is now functional on these pages.

1930's 1940's 1950's


1931 1941 1951
1932 1942 1952
1933 1943 1953
1934 1944 1954
1935 1945 1955
1936 1946 1956
1937 1947 1957
1938 1948 1958
1939 1949 1959

  Search Engine

    A search engine has been installed permitting text search of individual logs.   The following links or text boxes can be used to search a specific paper.

Note:  All logs are stored in PDF format and require an adobe reader to open

Note: Search results may vary due to the OCR conversion process used in the preparation of these logs.


     Thanks for visiting.  I hope you found this site useful in your OTR research.  If you experience any problems, find any broken links or have any suggestions  please drop me an email.  I welcome all suggestions and comments and will attend to all problems promptly.


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