August 22 2014

The Henry Morgan Show “Vacation”

The Henry Morgan Show first broadcast May 28, 1947 on ABC

The Henry Morgan Show first broadcast March 28, 1950 on NBC

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August 14 2014

The Milton Berle Show “Farmer” “Auto”

The Milton Berle Show September 9, 1947 NBC “Salute to the American Farmer”

The Milton Berle Show September 23, 1947 NBC “Salute to the American Automobile”

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August 8 2014

It Pays to Be Ignorant CBS

It Pays to Be Ignorant July 14, 1944 AFRS

It Pays to Be Ignorant March 7, 1947 CBS


Tom Howard, George Shelton, Harry McNaughton and Lulu McConnell

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July 31 2014

That’s Rich & The Stan Freberg Show “Lox Theater”

That's Rich “Audition Show” Stan Freberg, Daws Butler and Alan Reed created November 21, 1953 as an audition for the show which started January 8, 1954 on CBS.

The Stan Freberg Show first broadcast August 4, 1957 on CBS

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July 24 2014

The Stan Freberg Show “Censor”"Lone Psychiatrist”

The Stan Freberg Show August 18, 1957 CBS "The Censor"
The Stan Freberg Show August 25, 1957 CBS "The Lone Psychiatrist" "Banana Boat Song Parody"
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July 17 2014

Bob Hope “Martin and Lewis” “Last Lever Bros”

The Bob Hope Show March 29, 1949 NBC guest stars Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis with regulars Doris Day and Les Brown and His Band of Renown  

The Bob Hope Show June 13, 1950 NBC regulars Doris Day and Les Brown and His Band of Renown the last show sponsored by Lever Brothers

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July 10 2014

Bob Hope Show “Ginger Rogers” “Frank Sinatra”

The Pepsodent Show starring Bob Hope February 8, 1944 NBC Guest star Ginger Rogers with regulars Jerry Colonna, Frances Langford and Vera Vague

The Pepsodent Show starring Bob Hope February 2, 1945 NBC Guest star Frank Sinatra with regulars Jerry Colonna, Frances Langford, Vera Vague and Skinnay Ennis

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July 4 2014

The Jimmy Durante Show “Peggy Lee” “Vera Vague”

The Jimmy Durante Show June 16, 1948 NBC Guest stars Peggy Lee and Victor Moore

The Jimmy Durante Show April 21, 1950 NBC Guest stars Don Ameche and Vera Vague

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June 26 2014

Charlie McCarthy “Last Show” “Marilyn Monroe”

The Charlie McCarthy Show with Edgar Bergen, the last one sponsored by Chase and Sanborn, December 26, 1948 NBC

The Charlie McCarthy Show with Edgar Bergen guest starring Marilyn Monroe November 9, 1952 CBS

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June 19 2014

Edgar Bergen Charlie McCarthy “Rita Hayworth” “Nelson Eddy”

The Charlie McCarthy Show with Edgar Bergen April 22, 1945 Armed Forces Radio guest star Rita Hayworth

The Charlie McCarthy Show with Edgar Bergen             February 9,1947 NBC guest star Nelson Eddy

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June 12 2014

Halls of Ivy “Chinese Student” “Guest Jack Benny” 1950

The Halls of Ivy “Chinese Student” February 17, 1950 NBC Mr and Mrs Ronald Colman (Benita Hume)

The Halls of Ivy “Jack Benny Guest Star” November 22, 1950 on NBC Mr and Mrs Ronald Colman (Benita Hume) with Jack Benny  

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June 5 2014

Fibber&Molly ‘44 “Flowers” ‘47 “Grammar”

Fibber McGee and Molly “Molly Gets Flowers from a Man Named Ralph” January 18, 1944 NBC Jim and Marian Jordan, Arthur Q Bryan, written by Donald Quinn

Fibber McGee and Molly “Trouble with Grammar” May 6, 1947 NBC Jim and Marian Jordan, Gale Gordon, Gene Carroll, and Bill Thompson, written by Donald Quinn

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May 29 2014

Fibber&Molly “Dip in the Ocean”"Going Bald”

Fibber McGee and Molly “A Dip in the Ocean” July 15, 1935 NBC Jim and Marian Jordan
Fibber McGee and Company “Fibber Fears He is Going Bald” April 21, 1939 NBC Jim Jordan, ZaSu Pitts

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May 23 2014

Life with Luigi “Surprise” “Frank Sinatra”

Life With Luigi “Surprise Party” January 16, 1949 CBS
Life with Luigi “A Day in New York with Frank Sinatra” September 10, 1950 CBS J. Carrol Naish as Luigi Basco and Alan Reed as Pasquale Guest star Frank Sinatra

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May 15 2014

My Friend Irma “Rent Money” “Psychiatrist”

My Friend Irma “Irma Gives Rent Money to Al” April 18, 1947 CBS Marie Wilson, Cathy Lewis

My Friend Irma “Al Goes to a Psychiatrist” April 2, 1951 CBS Marie Wilson, Cathy Lewis

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May 8 2014

Eddie Cantor 1943 Groucho, 1937 Al Jolson

The Eddie Cantor Show “Time to Smile” June 9, 1943 NBC Jack Benny, Groucho Marx, George Burns and Gracie Allen, Dinah Shore, Bert Gordon as the Mad Russian, Harry Parke as "Parkyakarkus" and announcer Harry von Zell.

The Eddie Cantor Show “Texaco Town” January 3, 1937 on CBS Al Jolson and Deanna Durbin

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May 1 2014

Groucho “w/Jack Benny” “You Bet Your Life”

Blue Ribbon Town starring Groucho Marx first broadcast February 26, 1944 CBS Jack Benny guest star

Groucho Marx You Bet Your Life Secret Word Heart first broadcast February 20, 1952 on NBC

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April 24 2014

Red Skelton 4-15-49 and 11-12-48 NBC

The Red Skelton Show Easter Show April 15, 1949 NBC

The Red Skelton Show GI Joe's Memories November 12, 1948 NBC

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April 16 2014

Mickey Rooney Tribute

Screen Guild Theater with Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland and Cary Grant September 24, 1939

Suspense "Stepmother" starring Mickey Rooney April 28, 1949

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April 11 2014

Red Skelton “Looking Well” “Daylight Savings”

Red Skelton Raleigh Cigarette Program “It Pays to Look Well” first broadcast May 21, 1946 on NBC.

Red Skelton “Daylight Savings Time” broadcast February 17, 1942 on NBC. Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Hilliard, Wonderful Smith

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April 3 2014

Burns and Allen “Jack Benny” “Marlene Dietrich”

Burns and Allen with guest star Jack Benny first broadcast January 8, 1948 on NBC

Burns and Allen “George Has a Cold” guest star Marlene Dietrich first broadcast March 17, 1949 on NBC

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March 28 2014

Burns & Allen “Frank Sinatra” & “Crime Wave”

Burns and Allen Maxwell House Coffee Time “Getting Frank Sinatra to Leave Town” 11-7-1946 NBC George Burns and Gracie Allen with guest star Frank Sinatra

Burns and Allen Maxwell House Coffee Time “Crime Wave” 3-20-1947 NBC

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March 20 2014

Edward R Murrow Hear It Now “Truman Fires MacArthur” 4-13-51

Edward R Murrow presents Hear It Now "President Truman Fires General MacArthur" 4-13-1951 CBS

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March 13 2014

Shirley Temple #4 Lux “The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer”

Shirley Temple Tribute #4 Lux Radio Theater “The Bachelor and the Bobby Soxer” Shirley Temple and Cary Grant 6-13-1949 CBS

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March 6 2014

Shirley Temple #3 Lux “Kathleen”

Shirley Temple Tribute #3 Lux Radio Theater “Kathleen” December 27, 1943 CBS

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