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Time's a Wastn' was a radio quiz show were contestants answered questions aganst the clock.

BroadcastEdit

CBS Radio (Weekly): 10/6/1948 – 12/29/1948

PackagerEdit

Goodson-Todman Productions

HostEdit

Bud Collyer

GameplayEdit

Studio audience members were invited onstage, and took part in a series of Q&A sessions designed to be played in ten-second intervals. Each correct answer to a question awarded a player a merchandise prize, whose value began at $1,000, and decreased by $100 for each second that went by.

TriviaEdit

Even though this show's run was brief, the producers revived the format in 1949 as Beat the Clock (no relation to the stunt game show of the same name) with a new host, Bill Cullen.

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