radio soap operas were started on CBS namely Our Gal Sunday, This is Nora Drake, Mary Noble Backstage Wife and Road of Life.
Our Gal Sunday began as a Broadway show and then aired on CBS.
Nora Drake ran successfully for 12 years.
Backstage Wife followed a young woman who wants to become somebody in New York. The highly popular
Road of Life lasted 18 years on radio. Together, the radio soaps were daytime drama favorites.