Radio: The New Shows

Compared with the bloodcurdling children's programs, last week's new shows for adults were a relatively tame lot:

The Halls of Ivy (Tues. 8:30 p.m., CBS) spent a leisurely 30 minutes introducing its cast of characters. Ronald Colman, as president of Ivy College, was asked to appear nervous while awaiting the decision of the board of trustees as to whether or not he would be rehired for his job. This was a proposition lacking in suspense, because if Colman didn't get the presidency, there would be no television series.

Sherlock Holmes (Mon. 7 p.m., NBC) devoted...

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