Old Time Radio
If you remember Gunsmoke on the radio, you're almost as old as I am! William Conrad played Marshall Dillon, and I can still remember that voice!
You can listen here, on Radio Lovers. Notice that the theme is the same as the TV show! (Wonder who that guitarist was!)
"I'm Matt Dillon -- US Marshal -- the first man they look for, and the last man they want to meet!" ISN'T THAT GREAT??!!
William Conrad played Matt Dillon on the radio.
Somehow I found out that he was pretty large -- and that's the reason he didn't
get the role on TV. James_Arness (coming from The Thing
from Another World) got
the TV role.
William Conrad finally got his shot
at TV with Cannon, which ran for
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