Clara Lu and Em
Volume Number: 1

Episode Count: 16

Catalog # C-CLAE-1

Clara, Lu, and Em was radio's first soap opera, beginning June 16, 1930 over WGN-AM Chicago, Illinois. It continued through the 1930s and early 1940s on the NBC Blue Network and CBS, finally airing as a syndicated series in 1945.[1] The program became the first daytime radio serial when it was moved from its original evening time slot.