Episode 428 – An Appointment with Alba Salix, Royal Physician

This week:

  • Witchcraft!
  • Charlatans!
  • A Canadian plot to annex the United States?(!)

David begins with a brief bit of history on John R. Brinkley, the notorious Goat Gland Doctor of Milford, Kansas.  A bit of quackery seemed relevant given today’s episode, which features an episode of Alba Salix, Royal Physician, a fantasy hospital comedy.  The episode we’re playing features an ethically dubious patent medicine.

After the feature, David has a chat with Alba Salix show creator Eli McIlveen.



Episode 427 – Changing of the Guard

Radio Drama Revival - changes hosts Fred Greenhalgh to David Rheinstrom

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Episode 426 – A Trip to Tumanbay, Sultry and Sordid

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Episode 425 – Thankful for The Cleansed

Radio Drama Revival Features The Cleansed

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vultures over low doves

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Episode 423 – Investigating the Ghosts of Flannan Lighthouse

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Episode 422 – Exploring a Masque of Red Death

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Episode 420 – Revisiting the Tunnels of Our Fair City

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Episode 419 – Saratoga’s Fat Cats (3 of 3)

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Saratoga Fat Cats Audio Drama

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