Soap Opera Scripts 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.

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

Compiled by Jean Geist, 3/23/01

Inventory

Box 1 - The Edge of Night (rolls 1-40)

Roll #

Date

1

Jan. 21, 1957

2

Mar. 6, 1957

3

May 20, 1957

4

July 3, 1957

5

Nov. 11, 1957

6

Jan. 2, 1958

7

Feb. 24, 1958

8

April 17, 1958

9

July 11, 1958

10

Sept. 3, 1958

11

Oct. 22, 1958

12

Dec. 11, 1958

13

Feb. 2, 1959

14

Mar. 23, 1959

15

April 27, 1959

16

May 28, 1959

17

June 30, 1959

18

July 31, 1959

19

Sept. 3, 1959

20

Oct. 6, 1959

21

Nov. 5, 1959

22

Dec. 25, 1959

23

Feb. 18, 1960

24

April 6, 1960

25

May 25, 1960

26

July 14, 1960

27

Sept. 1, 1960

28

Oct. 21, 1960

29

Dec. 9, 1960

30

Feb. 1, 1961

31

Mar. 22, 1961

32

May 10, 1961

33

June 28, 1961

34

Aug. 17, 1961

35

Oct. 6, 1961

36

Nov. 24, 1961

37

Jan. 16, 1962

38

Mar. 8, 1962

39

Apr. 27, 1962

40

June 20, 1962

Box 2 - The Edge of Night (rolls 41-80)

Roll #

Date

41

Aug. 8, 1962

42

Sept. 26, 1962

43

Nov. 14, 1962

44

Jan. 4, 1963

45

Feb. 25, 1963

46

Apr. 12, 1963

47

May 31, 1963

48

July 18, 1963

49

Sept. 6, 1963

50

Oct. 25, 1963

51

Dec. 13, 1963

52

Jan. 30, 1964

53

April 13, 1964

54

May 27, 1964

55

July 9, 1964

56

Oct. 27, 1967

57

Dec. 20, 1967

58

April 7, 1969

59

Sept. 27, 1971

60

Nov. 8, 1971

61

Dec. 23, 1971

62

Apri 16, 1973

63

June 5, 1973

64

Aug. 9, 1973

65

Oct. 10, 1973

66

Feb. 13 & 23, 1976

67

Jan. 20 & 28, 1977

68

Mar. 16 & 23, 1977

69

Sept. 15 & 22, 1977

70

May 8 & 22, 1977

71

May 22, 1978

72

Aug. 9, 1978

73

Oct. 12, 1978

74

Dec. 7, 1978

75

Feb. 5, 1979

76

April 2, 1979

77

May 28, 1979

78

July 20, 1979

79

Sept. 12, 1979

80

Nov. 7, 1979

Box 3 - Guiding Light (rolls 1-17) & Another World (rolls 1-23)

Guiding Light

Roll #

Date

1

Jan. 4, 1954

2

May 20, 1954

3

Sept. 23, 1954

4

Jan. 19, 1955

5

May 16, 1955

6

Sept. 13, 1955

7

Jan. 23, 1956

8

May 16, 1956

9

Jan. 27, 1957

10

June 1, 1954

11

Oct. 1, 1954

12

Jan. 24, 1955

13

May 13, 1955

14

Sept. 1, 1955

15

Dec. 21, 1955

16

April 11, 1956

17

July 24, 1956

Another World

Roll #

Date

1

May 5, 1964

2

June 25, 1964

3

Aug. 14, 1964

4

Sept. 30, 1964

5

Nov. 30, 1964

6

Jan. 7, 1965

7

Feb. 19, 1965

8

April 1, 1965

9

May 12, 1965

10

June 21, 1965

11

Nov. 9, 1965

12

Dec. 24, 1965

13

Feb. 7, 1966

14

Mar. 28, 1966

15

May 5, 1966

16

June 13, 1966

17

July 20, 1966

18

Aug. 26, 1966

19

Oct. 4, 1966

20

Nov. 11, 1966

21

Dec. 21, 1966

22

Jan. 30, 1967

23

Mar. 13, 1967

Box 4 - Another World (rolls 24-61)

Roll #

Date

24

May 3, 1967

25

June 6, 1967

26

July 27, 1967

27

Sept. 11, 1967

28

Oct. 6, 1967

29

Dec. 15, 1967

30

Jan. 26, 1968

31

Mar. 8, 1968

32

April 23, 1968

33

May 31, 1968

34

July 11, 1968

35

Aug. 22, 1968

36

Oct. 3, 1968

37

Nov. 22, 1968

38

Jan. 8, 1969

39

Feb. 20, 1969

40

April 3, 1969

41

May 16, 1969

42

June 30, 1969

43

Aug. 8, 1969

44

Sept. 26, 1969

45

Nov. 14, 1969

46

Jan. 1, 1970

47

Feb. 16, 1970

48

Mar. 26, 1970

49

May 13, 1970

50

June 26, 1970

51

Aug. 7, 1970

52

Sept. 21, 1970

53

Nov. 9, 1970

54

Dec. 24, 1970

55

Feb. 5, 1971

56

Mar. 24, 1971

57

May 7, 1971

58

June 22, 1971

59

July 30, 1971

60

Sept. 22, 1971

61

Nov. 18, 1971









Box 5 - Another World (rolls 62-99)

Roll #

Date

62

Jan.6, 1972

63

Feb. 23, 1972

64

April 11, 1972

65

June 1, 1972

66

July 18, 1972

67

Sept. 5, 1972

68

Oct. 30, 1972

69

Dec. 19, 1972

70

Mar. 23, 1973

71

May 14, 1973

72

June 29, 1973

73

Sept. 17, 1973

74

Jan. 28, 1974

75

Mar. 14, 1974

76

April 30, 1974

77

June 14, 1974

78

Aug. 7, 1974

79

Oct. 3, 1974

80

Dec. 5, 1974

81

Jan. 22, 1975

82

Feb. 25, 1975

83

Mar. 27, 1975

84

April 29, 1975

85

June 5, 1975

86

July 8, 1975

87

Aug. 3, 1975

88

Sept. 10, 1975

89

Oct. 13, 1975

90

Nov. 13, 1975

91

Dec. 17, 1975

92

Jan. 21, 1976

93

Feb. 23, 1976

94

Mar. 26, 1976

95

April 29, 1976

96

June 1, 1976

97

July2, 1976

98

Aug. 6, 1976

99

Sept. 8, 1976

Box 6 - Another World (rolls 100-136)

Roll #

Date

100

Oct. 8, 1976

101

Nov. 9, 1976

102

Dec. 13, 1976

103

Jan. 13, 1977

104

Feb. 16, 1977

105

Mar. 21, 1977

106

May 20, 1977

107

May 23, 1977

108

June 22, 1977

109

July 22, 1977

110

Aug. 3, 1977

111

Sept. 22, 1977

112

Oct. 26, 1977

113

Nov. 28, 1977

114

Dec. 29, 1977

115

Feb. 1, 1978

116

Mar. 7, 1978

117

April 7, 1978

118

May 11, 1978

119

June 14, 1978

120

July 18, 1978

121

Aug. 21, 1978

122

Sept. 21, 1978

123

Oct. 25, 1978

124

Nov. 30, 1978

125

Jan. 5, 1979

126

Feb. 12, 1979

127

Mar. 16, 1979

128

April 18, 1979

129

May 16, 1979

130

June 14, 1979

131

July 12, 1979

132

Aug. 9, 1979

133

Sept. 5, 1979

134

Oct. 5, 1979

135

Nov. 7, 1979

136

Dec. 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)
Box Series Dates Script Numbers
126 EON 4/3/58-5/29/58 524-564
129 EON 10/27/58-12/24/58 671-713
130 EON 12/25/58-2/25/59 714-758
131 EON 2/26/59-4/20/59 759-796
133 EON 6/3/59-7/3/59 828-854
137 EON 11/5/59-1/1/60 941-980
146 EON 4/6/61-6/7/61 1309-1353
148 EON 8/9/61-10/3/61 1398-1437
149 EON 10/4/61-11/29/61 1438-1478
150 EON 11/30/61-1/29/62 1479-1521
152 EON 4/2/62-6/1/62 1566-1610
153 EON 6/4/62-8/2/62 1611-1654
154 EON 8/3/62-9/28/62 1655-1695
155 EON 10/1/62-11/28/62 1696-1738
158 EON 3/25/63-5/16/63 1821-1859
159 EON 5/17/63-7/12/63 1860-1900
160 EON 7/15/63-9/6/63 1901-1940
161 EON 9/9/63-11/1/63 1941-1980
164 EON 3/31/64-5/26/64 2087-2127
165 EON 5/27/64-7/22/64 2128-2168
166 EON 7/23-7/31/64; 10/2-11/24/67 2169-2175; 2986-3025
167 EON 11/27-12/29/67; 2/25-3/21/69 3026-3050; 3352-3370
169 EON 9/27/71-11/25/71 4026-4069
170 EON 11/26/71-1/21/72 4070-4110
172 EON 6/1/73-8/24/73 4465-4525
174 EON 2/2-3/10/76; 12/3/76-1/25/77 5161-5188; 5380-5417
176 EON 4/7/77-10/20-77 5469-5609
177 EON 10/21/77-5/12/78 5610-5754
178 EON 5/15/78-8/11/78 5755-5820
181 EON 1/12/79-3/23/79 5925-5972
182 EON 3/26/79-6/4/79 5973-6021
184 EON 8/14/79-10/24/79 6071-6120
187 TGL 1/5/54-5/24/54 1720-1820 (radio)
189 TGL 10/13/54-3/1/55 1922-2022 (radio)
190 TGL 3/3/55-7/21/55 2023-2123
191 TGL 7/22/55-12/9/55 2124-2224 (radio)
195 TGL 5/27/54-10/11/54 1823-1920 (TV)
196 TGL 10/12/54-2/28/55 1921-2020 (TV)
198 TGL 6/24/55-10/26/55 2104-2192 (TV)
199 TGL 10/27/55-3/1/56 2193-2283 (TV)
203 TGL 5/2/57-9/19/57 2585-2685 (TV)
204 TGL 9/20/57-12/31/57 2686-2757 (TV) (2758-2908 missing)
205 TGL 8/1/58-12/30/58 2909-3015
206 SFT 5/13/57-11/4/57 1483-1611
207 SFT 11/5/57-3/12/58 1612-1703
208 SFT 3/13/58-8/22/58 1704-1820
209 SFT 8/25/58-1/22/59 1821-1924
210 SFT 1/23/59-6/4/59 1925-2019
211 SFT 6/5/69-10/16/59 2020-2115
212 SFT 10/19/59-2/12/60 2116-2220
213 SFT 2/15/60-6/17/60 2201-2290
214 SFT 6/20/60-10/7/60 2291-2370
215 SFT 10/10/60-2/9/61 2371-2459
216 SFT 2/10/61-5/24/61 2460-2533
217 SFT 5/25/61-9/8/61 2534-2610
218 SFT 9/11/61-1/17/62 2611-2699
219 SFT 1/12/62-5/11/62 2700-2785
220 SFT 5/4/62-9/6/62 2786-2869
221 SFT 9/7/62-1/16/63 2870-2963
222 SFT 1/17/63-4/26/63 2964-3035
223 SFT 4/29/63-9/2/63 3036-3131
224 SFT 9/3/63-1/17/64 3132-3230
225 SFT 1/20/64-5/28/64 3231-3324
226 SFT 5/29/64-10/7/64 3325-3418
227 SFT 10/8/64-3/5/65 3419-3525
228 SFT 3/8/65-7/13/65 3526-3617
229 SFT 6/14/65-11/26/65 3618-3715
230 SFT 11/29/65-4/8/68 3716-3810
231 SFT 4/11/66-8/12/66 3811-3900
232 SFT 8/15/66-12/6/66 3901-3982
233 SFT 12/7/66-4/7/67 3983-4070
234 SFT 4/10/67-8/21/67 4071-4161
235 SFT 8/22/67-1/18/68 4163-4269
236 SFT 1/9/68-6/21/68 4270-4380
237 SFT 6/24/68-11/1/68 4381-4475
238 SFT 11/4/68-3/18/69 4476-4569
239 SFT 3/19/69-8/7/69 4570-4666
240 SFT 8/8/69-12/12/69 4667-4754
241 SFT 12/15/69-4/29/70 4755-4849
242 SFT 4/30/70-9/16/70 4850-4949
243 SFT 9/17/70-12/31/70 4950-5024
244 SFT 1/4/71-5/13/71 5025-5116
245 SFT 5/14/71-8/25/71 5117-5189
246 SFT 8/26/71-12/3/71 5190-5260
247 SFT 12/6/71-4/4/72 5261-5345
248 SFT 4/5/72-7/21/72 5346-5423
249 SFT 7/24/72-11/9/72 5424-5502
250 SFT 11/10/72-3/5/73 5503-5582
251 SFT 3/6/73-6/26/73 5583-5659
252 SFT 6/27/73-10/16/73 5660-5738
253 SFT 10/17/73-2/13/74 5739-5820
254 SFT 2/14/74-10/31/74 5821-6005 (missing 5883-6005)*
255 SFT 11/1/74-3/3/75 6006-6090
256 SFT 3/4/75-7/4/75 6091-6179
257 SFT 7/7/75-11/10/75 6180-6270
258 SFT 11/11/75-3/4/76 6271-6350
259 SFT 3/5/76-6/17/76 6351-6425
260 SFT 6/18/76-10/4/76 6426-6500
261 SFT 10/5/76-1/25/77 6501-6579
262 SFT 1/26/77-12/22/77 6580-6814
263 SFT 12/23/77-4/11/78 6815-6890
264 SFT 4/12/78-3/2/79 6891-7120 (missing 6902-7076)*
265 SFT 3/5/79-6/22/79 7121-7200
266 SFT 6/25/79-7/27/79 7201-7225
267 SFT 2/1/80-10/25/83 7862-8310 (script breakdowns only)
268 SFT 7/30/79-1/29/80 7226-7861 (all scripts are missing)
269 SFT 10/26/83-3/12/85 8311-8667 (script breakdowns only)
270 SFT 3/13/85-6/27/86 8668-9001 (script breakdowns only)
271 SFT 6/30/86-12/19/86 9002-9125 (script breakdowns only)
272 SFT Various scripts & breakdowns Relabeled "SFT Box 1"