The Nation’s Nightmare was released in 1952. According to the cover, the record is, “A report of crime in America in 1951- documented with tape recordings from back rooms and front offices of the underworld.” It further states, “This record presents two of a series of six memorable broadcasts heard by millions during the summer of 1951, over the facilities of the CBS Radio Network.”
Side A of this record is titled, “Traffic in Narcotics”, and side B is titled, “Crime on the Waterfront”.
This CBS Radio Network release was numbered XTV15692. There are two color variants of this record, a grey version and a more brown version.