Browne Popular Culture Library

Soap Opera Episodes on Microfilm

These are the dates of the soap opera episodes that we have on microfilm. Includes such titles as: The Edge of Night, Guiding Light, and Another World.

Box 1 - The Edge of Night (rolls 1-40)
Roll #Date
1Jan. 21, 1957
2Mar. 6, 1957
3May 20, 1957
4July 3, 1957
5Nov. 11, 1957
6Jan. 2, 1958
7Feb. 24, 1958
8April 17, 1958
9July 11, 1958
10Sept. 3, 1958
11Oct. 22, 1958
12Dec. 11, 1958
13Feb. 2, 1959
14Mar. 23, 1959
15April 27, 1959
16May 28, 1959
17June 30, 1959
18July 31, 1959
19Sept. 3, 1959
20Oct. 6, 1959
21Nov. 5, 1959
22Dec. 25, 1959
23Feb. 18, 1960
24April 6, 1960
25May 25, 1960
26July 14, 1960
27Sept. 1, 1960
28Oct. 21, 1960
29Dec. 9, 1960
30Feb. 1, 1961
31Mar. 22, 1961
32May 10, 1961
33June 28, 1961
34Aug. 17, 1961
35Oct. 6, 1961
36Nov. 24, 1961
37Jan. 16, 1962
38Mar. 8, 1962
39Apr. 27, 1962
40June 20, 1962
Box 2 - The Edge of Night (rolls 41-80)
Roll #Date
41Aug. 8, 1962
42Sept. 26, 1962
43Nov. 14, 1962
44Jan. 4, 1963
45Feb. 25, 1963
46Apr. 12, 1963
47May 31, 1963
48July 18, 1963
49Sept. 6, 1963
50Oct. 25, 1963
51Dec. 13, 1963
52Jan. 30, 1964
53April 13, 1964
54May 27, 1964
55July 9, 1964
56Oct. 27, 1967
57Dec. 20, 1967
58April 7, 1969
59Sept. 27, 1971
60Nov. 8, 1971
61Dec. 23, 1971
62Apri 16, 1973
63June 5, 1973
64Aug. 9, 1973
65Oct. 10, 1973
66Feb. 13 & 23, 1976
67Jan. 20 & 28, 1977
68Mar. 16 & 23, 1977
69Sept. 15 & 22, 1977
70May 8 & 22, 1977
71May 22, 1978
72Aug. 9, 1978
73Oct. 12, 1978
74Dec. 7, 1978
75Feb. 5, 1979
76April 2, 1979
77May 28, 1979
78July 20, 1979
79Sept. 12, 1979
80Nov. 7, 1979
Box 3 - Guiding Light (rolls 1-17) & Another World (rolls 1-23)
Guiding Light
Roll #Date
1Jan. 4, 1954
2May 20, 1954
3Sept. 23, 1954
4Jan. 19, 1955
5May 16, 1955
6Sept. 13, 1955
7Jan. 23, 1956
8May 16, 1956
9Jan. 27, 1957
10June 1, 1954
11Oct. 1, 1954
12Jan. 24, 1955
13May 13, 1955
14Sept. 1, 1955
15Dec. 21, 1955
16April 11, 1956
17July 24, 1956
Another World
Roll #Date
1May 5, 1964
2June 25, 1964
3Aug. 14, 1964
4Sept. 30, 1964
5Nov. 30, 1964
6Jan. 7, 1965
7Feb. 19, 1965
8April 1, 1965
9May 12, 1965
10June 21, 1965
11Nov. 9, 1965
12Dec. 24, 1965
13Feb. 7, 1966
14Mar. 28, 1966
15May 5, 1966
16June 13, 1966
17July 20, 1966
18Aug. 26, 1966
19Oct. 4, 1966
20Nov. 11, 1966
21Dec. 21, 1966
22Jan. 30, 1967
23Mar. 13, 1967
Box 4 - Another World (rolls 24-61)
Roll #Date
24May 3, 1967
25June 6, 1967
26July 27, 1967
27Sept. 11, 1967
28Oct. 6, 1967
29Dec. 15, 1967
30Jan. 26, 1968
31Mar. 8, 1968
32April 23, 1968
33May 31, 1968
34July 11, 1968
35Aug. 22, 1968
36Oct. 3, 1968
37Nov. 22, 1968
38Jan. 8, 1969
39Feb. 20, 1969
40April 3, 1969
41May 16, 1969
42June 30, 1969
43Aug. 8, 1969
44Sept. 26, 1969
45Nov. 14, 1969
46Jan. 1, 1970
47Feb. 16, 1970
48Mar. 26, 1970
49May 13, 1970
50June 26, 1970
51Aug. 7, 1970
52Sept. 21, 1970
53Nov. 9, 1970
54Dec. 24, 1970
55Feb. 5, 1971
56Mar. 24, 1971
57May 7, 1971
58June 22, 1971
59July 30, 1971
60Sept. 22, 1971
61Nov. 18, 1971
 







Box 5 - Another World (rolls 62-99)
Roll #Date
62Jan.6, 1972
63Feb. 23, 1972
64April 11, 1972
65June 1, 1972
66July 18, 1972
67Sept. 5, 1972
68Oct. 30, 1972
69Dec. 19, 1972
70Mar. 23, 1973
71May 14, 1973
72June 29, 1973
73Sept. 17, 1973
74Jan. 28, 1974
75Mar. 14, 1974
76April 30, 1974
77June 14, 1974
78Aug. 7, 1974
79Oct. 3, 1974
80Dec. 5, 1974
81Jan. 22, 1975
82Feb. 25, 1975
83Mar. 27, 1975
84April 29, 1975
85June 5, 1975
86July 8, 1975
87Aug. 3, 1975
88Sept. 10, 1975
89Oct. 13, 1975
90Nov. 13, 1975
91Dec. 17, 1975
92Jan. 21, 1976
93Feb. 23, 1976
94Mar. 26, 1976
95April 29, 1976
96June 1, 1976
97July2, 1976
98Aug. 6, 1976
99Sept. 8, 1976
Box 6 - Another World (rolls 100-136)
Roll #Date
100Oct. 8, 1976
101Nov. 9, 1976
102Dec. 13, 1976
103Jan. 13, 1977
104Feb. 16, 1977
105Mar. 21, 1977
106May 20, 1977
107May 23, 1977
108June 22, 1977
109July 22, 1977
110Aug. 3, 1977
111Sept. 22, 1977
112Oct. 26, 1977
113Nov. 28, 1977
114Dec. 29, 1977
115Feb. 1, 1978
116Mar. 7, 1978
117April 7, 1978
118May 11, 1978
119June 14, 1978
120July 18, 1978
121Aug. 21, 1978
122Sept. 21, 1978
123Oct. 25, 1978
124Nov. 30, 1978
125Jan. 5, 1979
126Feb. 12, 1979
127Mar. 16, 1979
128April 18, 1979
129May 16, 1979
130June 14, 1979
131July 12, 1979
132Aug. 9, 1979
133Sept. 5, 1979
134Oct. 5, 1979
135Nov. 7, 1979
136Dec. 5, 1979

Proctor & Gamble Script Inventory

EON = Edge of Night (partially inventoried; has been microfilmed)
TGL = The Guiding Light (partially inventoried, has been microfilmed)
SFT = Search for Tomorrow (complete inventory; needs microfilmed)
Another World (not yet inventoried; has been microfilmed)

BoxSeriesDatesScript Numbers
126EON4/3/58-5/29/58524-564
129EON10/27/58-12/24/58671-713
130EON12/25/58-2/25/59714-758
131EON2/26/59-4/20/59759-796
133EON6/3/59-7/3/59828-854
137EON11/5/59-1/1/60941-980
146EON4/6/61-6/7/611309-1353
148EON8/9/61-10/3/611398-1437
149EON10/4/61-11/29/611438-1478
150EON11/30/61-1/29/621479-1521
152EON4/2/62-6/1/621566-1610
153EON6/4/62-8/2/621611-1654
154EON8/3/62-9/28/621655-1695
155EON10/1/62-11/28/621696-1738
158EON3/25/63-5/16/631821-1859
159EON5/17/63-7/12/631860-1900
160EON7/15/63-9/6/631901-1940
161EON9/9/63-11/1/631941-1980
164EON3/31/64-5/26/642087-2127
165EON5/27/64-7/22/642128-2168
166EON7/23-7/31/64; 10/2-11/24/672169-2175; 2986-3025
167EON11/27-12/29/67; 2/25-3/21/693026-3050; 3352-3370
169EON9/27/71-11/25/714026-4069
170EON11/26/71-1/21/724070-4110
172EON6/1/73-8/24/734465-4525
174EON2/2-3/10/76; 12/3/76-1/25/775161-5188; 5380-5417
176EON4/7/77-10/20-775469-5609
177EON10/21/77-5/12/785610-5754
178EON5/15/78-8/11/785755-5820
181EON1/12/79-3/23/795925-5972
182EON3/26/79-6/4/795973-6021
184EON8/14/79-10/24/796071-6120
187TGL1/5/54-5/24/541720-1820 (radio)
189TGL10/13/54-3/1/551922-2022 (radio)
190TGL3/3/55-7/21/552023-2123
191TGL7/22/55-12/9/552124-2224 (radio)
195TGL5/27/54-10/11/541823-1920 (TV)
196TGL10/12/54-2/28/551921-2020 (TV)
198TGL6/24/55-10/26/552104-2192 (TV)
199TGL10/27/55-3/1/562193-2283 (TV)
203TGL5/2/57-9/19/572585-2685 (TV)
204TGL9/20/57-12/31/572686-2757 (TV) (2758-2908 missing)
205TGL8/1/58-12/30/582909-3015
206SFT5/13/57-11/4/571483-1611
207SFT11/5/57-3/12/581612-1703
208SFT3/13/58-8/22/581704-1820
209SFT8/25/58-1/22/591821-1924
210SFT1/23/59-6/4/591925-2019
211SFT6/5/69-10/16/592020-2115
212SFT10/19/59-2/12/602116-2220
213SFT2/15/60-6/17/602201-2290
214SFT6/20/60-10/7/602291-2370
215SFT10/10/60-2/9/612371-2459
216SFT2/10/61-5/24/612460-2533
217SFT5/25/61-9/8/612534-2610
218SFT9/11/61-1/17/622611-2699
219SFT1/12/62-5/11/622700-2785
220SFT5/4/62-9/6/622786-2869
221SFT9/7/62-1/16/632870-2963
222SFT1/17/63-4/26/632964-3035
223SFT4/29/63-9/2/633036-3131
224SFT9/3/63-1/17/643132-3230
225SFT1/20/64-5/28/643231-3324
226SFT5/29/64-10/7/643325-3418
227SFT10/8/64-3/5/653419-3525
228SFT3/8/65-7/13/653526-3617
229SFT6/14/65-11/26/653618-3715
230SFT11/29/65-4/8/683716-3810
231SFT4/11/66-8/12/663811-3900
232SFT8/15/66-12/6/663901-3982
233SFT12/7/66-4/7/673983-4070
234SFT4/10/67-8/21/674071-4161
235SFT8/22/67-1/18/684163-4269
236SFT1/9/68-6/21/684270-4380
237SFT6/24/68-11/1/684381-4475
238SFT11/4/68-3/18/694476-4569
239SFT3/19/69-8/7/694570-4666
240SFT8/8/69-12/12/694667-4754
241SFT12/15/69-4/29/704755-4849
242SFT4/30/70-9/16/704850-4949
243SFT9/17/70-12/31/704950-5024
244SFT1/4/71-5/13/715025-5116
245SFT5/14/71-8/25/715117-5189
246SFT8/26/71-12/3/715190-5260
247SFT12/6/71-4/4/725261-5345
248SFT4/5/72-7/21/725346-5423
249SFT7/24/72-11/9/725424-5502
250SFT11/10/72-3/5/735503-5582
251SFT3/6/73-6/26/735583-5659
252SFT6/27/73-10/16/735660-5738
253SFT10/17/73-2/13/745739-5820
254SFT2/14/74-10/31/745821-6005 (missing 5883-6005)*
255SFT11/1/74-3/3/756006-6090
256SFT3/4/75-7/4/756091-6179
257SFT7/7/75-11/10/756180-6270
258SFT11/11/75-3/4/766271-6350
259SFT3/5/76-6/17/766351-6425
260SFT6/18/76-10/4/766426-6500
261SFT10/5/76-1/25/776501-6579
262SFT1/26/77-12/22/776580-6814
263SFT12/23/77-4/11/786815-6890
264SFT4/12/78-3/2/796891-7120 (missing 6902-7076)*
265SFT3/5/79-6/22/797121-7200
266SFT6/25/79-7/27/797201-7225
267SFT2/1/80-10/25/837862-8310 (script breakdowns only)
268SFT7/30/79-1/29/807226-7861 (all scripts are missing)
269SFT10/26/83-3/12/858311-8667 (script breakdowns only)
270SFT3/13/85-6/27/868668-9001 (script breakdowns only)
271SFT6/30/86-12/19/869002-9125 (script breakdowns only)
272SFTVarious scripts & breakdownsRelabeled "SFT Box 1"

* per email from K. Gardner (BGSU Micrographics Lab), 4/6/01

Compiled by Jean Geist, 3/23/01