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Benny, Jack 1894-1974  Search this
Livingstone, Mary  Search this
Harris, Phil 1904-1995  Search this
Day, Dennis 1917-1988  Search this
Anderson, Eddie 1905-1977  Search this
Wilson, Don 1900-1982  Search this
Burns, George 1896-1996  Search this
Allen, Gracie 1902-1964  Search this
Felton, Verna 1890-1966  Search this
Blanc, Mel  Search this
Goodwin, Bill 1910-1958  Search this
Bergen, Edgar 1903-1978  Search this
Boyer, Charles 1899-1978  Search this
Cantor, Eddie 1892-1964  Search this
Dorsey, Tommy 1905-1956  Search this
Shore, Dinah 1917-1994  Search this
Gordon, Bert  Search this
McDaniel, Hattie 1895-1952  Search this
Jordan, Jim 1896-1988  Search this
Jordan, Marian 1897-1961  Search this
Bryan, Arthur Q  Search this
Bendix, William 1906-1964  Search this
Brown, John  Search this
Lancaster, Burt 1913-1994  Search this
Gardner, Ed 1901-1963  Search this
Peary, Harold 1908-1985  Search this
Arden, Eve 1912-1990  Search this
Gordon, Gale 1906-1995  Search this
Chandler, Jeff 1918-1961  Search this
Crenna, Richard 1927-2003  Search this
Allen, Fred 1894-1956  Search this
Hoffa, Portland  Search this
Ameche, Don  Search this
Langford, Frances  Search this
Ellis, Bobby  Search this
Grimes, Jackie  Search this
Amari, Carl  Search this
Talbot, Bruce  Search this
Physical description:
4 sound discs (5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Sound recordings
United States
Compact discs.
"Digitally remastered."
Accompanying booklet with foreword by George Burns (49 p. : ill. ; 13 x 14 cm.) containing historical, biographical, and program notes, as well as bibliographical references, inserted in container.
Jack Benny, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Edgar Bergen, Eddie Cantor, Jim and Marian Jordan, William Bendix, Ed Gardner, Harold Peary, Eve Arden, Fred Allen, Don Ameche, Frances Langford, Bobby Ellis, Jackie Grimes, and others.
Originally broadcast Nov. 29, 1942-Dec. 14, 1952, except for the episode of The Bickersons, a pilot recorded on Dec. 13, 1947 that was never aired.
The Jack Benny program (2-15-48) / (Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Dennis Day, Eddie Anderson, Don Wilson) -- The Burns and Allen show (1-2-47) / (George Burns, Gracie Allen, Verna Felton, Mel Blanc, Bill Goodwin) -- The Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy show (5-23-43) / (Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Charles Boyer) -- The Eddie Cantor show (1-6-43) / (Eddie Cantor, Tommy Dorsey, Dinah Shore, Bert Gordon, Hattie McDaniel) -- Fibber McGee & Molly (4-6-43) / (Jim and Marian Jordan, Arthur Q. Bryan) -- The life of Riley (4-8-49) / (William Bendix, John Brown, Burt Lancaster) -- Duffy's tavern (11-9-51) / Ed Gardner) -- The great Gildersleeve (11-29-42) / (Harold Peary) -- Our Miss Brooks (8-21-49) / (Eve Arden, Gale Gordon, Jeff Chandler, Richard Crenna) -- The Fred Allen show (10/28/45) / (Fred Allen, Portland Hoffa, Edgar Bergen) -- The Bickersons (12/13/47) / (Don Ameche, Frances Langford) -- The Aldrich family (12-14-52) / (Bobby Ellis, Jackie Grimes)
Radio comedies  Search this
Radio serials  Search this
Call number:
disc 000201
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries