A Tribute To...

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


19283. A Tribute To.... July 1943. Polish Information Service syndication. "General Sikorski". Sustaining. Produced and distributed by the Polish Information Center, New York City. An appreciation of the Prime Minister of Poland, killed in a plane crash en route to England. Concert violinist Bronislaw Huberman performs. The date is approximate. Henry Milo (narrator), Stephen de Ropp, Bronislaw Huberman, Joel Chesney (producer). 15:06. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

14499. A Tribute To.... April 15, 1945. BBC. "President Roosevelt". Sustaining. A group of G. I.'s "somewhere in Europe" sing hymns of praise from inside a boxcar/studio. . 14:36. Audio condition: Very good to excellent shortwave audio. Complete.

3187. A Tribute To.... April 15, 1945. NBC net. "President Roosevelt". Sustaining. A tribute program broadcast shortly after the death of President Roosevelt. Bette Davis, Bing Crosby, Bob Hope, Charles Laughton, Deanna Durbin, Dick Powell, Ed Gardner, Eddie Cantor, Edgar Bergen, Ethel Smith, Ginny Simms, Harold Peary, Ingrid Bergman, Jack Benny, James Cagney (reads, "The Common Man"), John Charles Thomas, Kay Kyser, The Ken Darby Chorus, Meredith Willson (conductor), Robert Young, Ronald Colman, Shirley Ross, The Charioteers, Will Hays, Carlton E. Morse (writer of "A Paean To Youth" and "Variations On Lamentations"), Harry Von Zell (announcer), Lynn H. Brown (chaplain), Jim Jordan, Marian Jordan, Harry Kaufman (piano), Joseph Szigeti (violin), Freeman Gosden, Charles Correll, Don Wilson (announcer), Ken Carpenter (announcer), Don Wilson (announcer), John Kraft (writer), Glenn Wheaton (writer). 1:56:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

7557. A Tribute To.... October 11, 1949. NBC Pacific net. "Sam Hayes". A program on the anniversary of Sam's twentieth year reading the news and performing on radio. Bob Hope, Ken Carpenter, Don Wilson, Earl Warren (California), Harold Peary, Walter O'Keefe, Sam Hayes. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

33881. A Tribute To.... 1954. American Cancer Society syndication. "Peter De Rose". Sponsored by: American Cancer Society fund appeal. A tribute to the songwriter who had died of cancer the year before. Recorded music by Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, The Ames Brothers. Lou Hall (announcer), May Singhi Breen (Mrs. De Rose), Sigmund Spaeth (narrator). 13:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

40079. A Tribute To.... 1955. American Cancer Society syndication. "Gertrude Lawrence". Sponsored by: American Cancer Society fund appeal. Recordings of Gertrude Lawrence, along with comments about her from her friends and co-workers. Bill Rogers (announcer), Danny Kaye, Gertrude Lawrence, Hedda Hopper, Kirk Douglas, Yul Brynner. 14:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6564. A Tribute To.... April 18, 1955. CBS net. "Albert Einstein". Sustaining. Reactions from around the country and the world to the news of his death. Recordings of tributes by his fellow scientists. Walter Cronkite (narrator), Sander Vanocur, Richard C. Hottelet. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

33885. A Tribute To.... 1956. American Cancer Society syndication. "Eddie Duchin". Sponsored by: American Cancer Society fund appeal. A tribute to Eddie Duchin, who died of cancer (leukemia) in 1951. Bob Considine (host), Guy Lombardo, Helen Traubel, Steve Allen (writer). 14:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

25656. A Tribute To.... January 1957. NBC net. "The Memory Of Humphrey Bogart". Sustaining. Excerpts from "The African Queen," a 1942 Rudy Vallee Show, a scene from "The Caine Mutiny," a eulogy by John Huston. Rudy Vallee, Joan Davis, John Barrymore heard on excerpts with Bogart. George Fisher (narrator), John Huston, Rudy Vallee, Joan Davis, John Barrymore, Humphrey Bogart. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

13446. A Tribute To.... December 29, 1974. CBS-TV net, WCBS-TV, New York audio aircheck. "Jack Benny". Sustaining. An obituary show broadcast the day of his funeral. An excerpt from Ed Sullivan's TV show of April 30, 1967, many excerpts from his TV and radio shows, interviews with many members of the casts of his shows, coverage of the funeral, partial eulogy by Bob Hope. Well done. Charles Kuralt (host), Ed Sullivan, Bob Hope, Milton Berle, Danny Thomas, Danny Kaye, Jack Benny (by recording), Benny Rubin, Frank Nelson, Mel Blanc, Fred Allen, Phil Harris, Dennis Day, Mary Livingstone, Eddie Anderson (who nearly starts to cry while remembering Jack), Johnny Carson, Carol Burnett, Jimmy Stewart, Marilyn Monroe, Alan Young, Dinah Shore, Richard Threlkeld, Ronald Reagan, William S. Paley, David Culhane, Isaac Stern, Gisele MacKenzie. 1 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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