Radio: The $22,500 Footsteps

Who is the Walking Man? Lots of radio listeners thought that they knew, but nobody had even come close to guessing right—on the air. The point of the contest was to identify the mysterious man who walked past the mike each week, but said not a word.

By last week the Walking Man had broken some sort of record by passing up Miss Hush and strolling into his tenth week on Ralph Edwards' Truth or Consequences (Sat. 8:30 p.m., NBC). The prizes had piled up to $22,500 worth of Cadillacs, home-freeze units, trips to Sun...