Arthur Godfrey Time

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.


69674. Arthur Godfrey Time. April 30, 1945. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur announces that this broadcast is the first time his show is being heard on the CBS network, after seventeen years as a local program. The first 15:54 of the program only. Arthur Godfrey, Dan McDonald (announcer), Bobby Tucker and His Symphonettes, Henry Sylvern (organ), Remo Palmieri (guitar), Marshall Young (vocal). 15:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

28444. Arthur Godfrey Time. January 15, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. 12th anniversary broadcast of his career with WJSV-WTOP-CBS. Arthur reads a letter in Morse Code! A cut-in by Bill Henry in Godfrey's old WTOP studio, Arthur sings. Arthur Godfrey, Bill Henry, Henry Sylvern and His Orchestra, Marshall Young, Patty Clayton (guest singer), The Jubalaires. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete segment.

6036. Arthur Godfrey Time. July 8, 1946. CBS net, WMAZ, Macon, Georgia aircheck. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Frank Saunders, Henry Sylvern and His Orchestra, Janette Davis (guest), Marshall Young, The Jubalaires. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6035. Arthur Godfrey Time. July 9, 1946. CBS net, WMAZ, Macon, Georgia aircheck. Sustaining. The announcer is identified as, "Joe." Arthur starts the show by insulting Joe's suit. Arthur Godfrey, Frank Saunders, Henry Sylvern and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, Marshall Young, Norman Clayton, The Jubalaires. 29:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6037. Arthur Godfrey Time. September 2, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Marshall Young, Janette Davis, Frank Saunders, The Jubalaires. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6038. Arthur Godfrey Time. September 6, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Frank Saunders hits a beautiful clinker in the middle of his song. Arthur Godfrey, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, The Jubalaires, Marshall Young, Frank Saunders, Kirk Wood. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6039. Arthur Godfrey Time. September 18, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, Marshall Young, Kirk Wood, Janette Davis, Frank Saunders. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6040. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 2, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Frank Saunders, Janette Davis (guest), Jose Melis, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, Marshall Young, The Jubalaires. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6041. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 10, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, Marshall Young, The Jubalaires, Frank Saunders, James Van Dusen. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6042. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 16, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, The Jubalaires, Allan Melvin, Janette Davis, Marshall Young, Frank Saunders. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6043. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 17, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. The first tune features Arthur singing, "I Got A Gal In Laramie." Arthur Godfrey, Frank Saunders, Janette Davis, The Jubalaires, Marshall Young, Allan Melvin (comic), Lud Flato and His Orchestra. 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6044. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 18, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Foggy Dew." Arthur Godfrey, Frank Saunders, Allan Melvin, Janette Davis, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, The Landt Trio, Marshall Young, The Jubalaires. 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6045. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 23, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. The first tune, sung by Arthur, is "Flajalapa." Arthur Godfrey, Marshall Young, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, The Jubalaires, Bill Dillard, Frank Saunders, Janette Davis. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6046. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 24, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Lud Flato and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, Marshall Young, Bill Dillard (singer and trumpeter). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6047. Arthur Godfrey Time. October 31, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, The Jubalaires, Frank Saunders, Carmen Abel (singer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6048. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 5, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Frank Saunders, Carmen Abel, Mrs. Jimmy Doolittle. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6049. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 6, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, The Mariners, Frank Saunders, Betty Reeves. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6050. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 7, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Frank Saunders, Janette Davis, The Mariners. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6051. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 8, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, Frank Saunders, Cedric Adams. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6052. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 13, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Eleanor Benedict. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6053. Arthur Godfrey Time. December 9, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, The Mariners, Frank Saunders, Hugh Martin. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6054. Arthur Godfrey Time. December 18, 1946. CBS net. Sustaining. Janette Davis sings, "You Keep Coming Back Like A Song." Either Arthor or Janette hiccoughs right before the first note. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin (announcer), Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Frank Saunders, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Dick Benedes (guitarist). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6055. Arthur Godfrey Time. January 13, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Janette Davis, Teddy Wilson, Billie Holiday, Frank Saunders, Naomi Wright. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6056. Arthur Godfrey Time. January 21, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Frank Saunders, Marion Bruce. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6057. Arthur Godfrey Time. March 26, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Howard Weiss (pianist). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5208. Arthur Godfrey Time. April 4, 1947. CBS net, WTOP Washington D.C. origination. Sustaining. A touching Easter program. Tony Marvin, The Mariners, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Naomi Wright, Arthur Godfrey. 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5209. Arthur Godfrey Time. April 16, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. The program features a tune written by CBS engineer Mal West. Arthur mentions that he's going to be a guest on, "The Ellery Queen Show" tonight. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, The Mariners, The Polka Dots, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Mal West (engineer, composer), Janette Davis. 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

5210. Arthur Godfrey Time. May 19, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Robert Q. Lewis substituting for Arthur, and he does quite well. A lively variety show. Robert Q. Lewis, Tony Marvin, Janette Davis, The Mariners, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

106781. Arthur Godfrey Time. July 14, 1947. CBS net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Arthur's feeling nostalgic and remembers "the good old days." After singing, "Lazy Bones," Arthur does a great Chesterfield commercial. An enjoyable show. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin (announcer), Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Harry Andrews (baritone, recent winner of the "Talent Scouts" show), Don Pines (18-year-old pianist, winner of the "Talent Scouts" show), The Mariners. 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106782. Arthur Godfrey Time. July 15, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur ponders where newly-married Princess Elizabeth will be living. Arthur reveals that he's just purchased an Avion (an airplane), which prompts him to tell several aviation stories (some of which are even funny). It appears that Arthur had never heard the expression, "Fat, Dumb and Happy" (a common phrase used by pilots). The Mariners imitate the Ink Spots. Arthur Godfrey, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, Tony Marvin (announcer), The Mariners, Janette Davis. 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59786. Arthur Godfrey Time. February 28, 1949. CBS net, WBT Charlotte aircheck. Sponsored by: Nabisco, Chesterfield, Dinner's Macaroni (local), Musterole (local). The first tune is "Molly O'Reilly." Jeanette Davis sings a duet with Arthur. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, The Mariners, Janette Davis, Bill Lawrence. 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

10204. Arthur Godfrey Time. June 12, 1950. CBS net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Arthur plays his uke, it's Archie Bleyer's birthday. Arthur Godfrey, The Chordettes, Bill Lawrence, Tony Marvin, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra. 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

8400. Arthur Godfrey Time. July 31, 1950. CBS net. Sponsored by: Nabisco. Robert Q. Lewis, Tony Marvin, Janette Davis, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra, The Chordettes. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

8401. Arthur Godfrey Time. August 10, 1950. CBS net. Sponsored by: Wood Cream, Nabisco Crackers. Robert Q. Lewis, Tony Marvin, Janette Davis, Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

59750. Arthur Godfrey Time. 1951. CBS net. Sponsored by: Nabisco. The first tune is "The Queen's Hula," sung by Haleloke. Arthur is at his most relaxed (any more so and he'd fall asleep on the air!). The date is approximate. Arthur Godfrey, Haleloke, Tony Marvin (announcer), Archie Bleyer and His Orchestra. 14:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

28445. Arthur Godfrey Time. March 1951. CBS net. Commercials deleted. Arthur sings and plays the uke. The date is approximate. Arthur Godfrey, Tony Marvin, Craig Collins and Ames, The Chordettes, The Mariners, The Cherry Sisters, Janette Davis. 28 1/2 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

64791. Arthur Godfrey Time. April 6, 1953. CBS net. Sponsored by: Chesterfield. Julius La Rosa is quizzed about what he did Easter weekend. He sings, "How Do You Speak To An Angel?" Godfrey comments about the death of Joseph Stalin. Arthur Godfrey, Julius La Rosa, Tony Marvin. 14:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete segment.

63305. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 7, 1960. CBS net. Sponsored by: Coats and Clark, Sylvania TV Tubes. The program is also known as "Godfrey Time." Arthur sings "Save Your Sorrow." Arthur and Robert Trout remember the early days of radio and the plans for the next day's election coverage. An "I. B. M. monster," which is spread over several buildings," will assist in the coverage. The system cue is added live. Arthur Godfrey, Dick Hyman and His Orchestra, Robert Trout, Johnny Parker (trumpet), Johnny Nash, The Hi-Lo's. 53:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

87183. Arthur Godfrey Time. November 22, 1963. CBS net, KNX, Los Angeles aircheck. Sponsored by: Kraft Safflower Oil Margarine, Glass Wax. 10:29 A.M. (PST) to 11:23 A.M. The taped rebroadcast originates from Miami, Florida. Godfrey and guest Gabriel Heatter are discussing Florida when they are interupted at 10:40 A.M. PST) for the first bulletin that President Kennedy has been shot. Continuous coverage begins at 10:52 A.M. KNX beats the CBS net to the story. See cat. #1881 for more complete CBS net coverage of this event. The announcement of President Kennedy's death is made, 2 minutes before the end of the recording. Solemn music is heard for about 5 seconds. Arthur Godfrey, Gabriel Heatter, Dick Wall, Alan Jackson, Dan Rather, Dallas Townsend, Robert Pierpoint (Dallas, 3 reports), Roger Mudd, Johnny Parker and His Orchestra, Morris MacLamore (?), Carol Sloan (vocal), Alan Jackson (from New York City), Dick Wall (KNX news), Dan Rather (from Dallas, 3 reports), Nelson Benton (Parkland Hospital, Dallas), Wells Church (Washington, D.C.), Roger Mudd (Washington, D.C.). 56:19. Audio condition: Very good. Part of continuing coverage.

50424. Arthur Godfrey Time. 1965. CBS net. Unedited tape (Godfrey gets somewhat gross), the date is approximate. The Geezenslaws are a funny hillbilly group, an unidentified female vocalist sings, "Hi Lili, Hi Lo" in Greek! Arthur Godfrey, The Geezenslaws. 26:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

96009. Arthur Godfrey Time. June 1967. Program #2587. CBS net origination, AFRST rebroadcast. A Friday program. Arthur starts the show by singing, "Day Dream." Arthur joins Don Ho for a duet of, "Tiny Bubbles." Arthur Godfrey, Don Ho, The Alihis, Richard Hayes. 23:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

96003. Arthur Godfrey Time. June 1967. Program #2586. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. A Thursday program. Arthur starts the show singing (and playing), "My Ukulele." As soon as he starts to sing, an echo chamber is heard behind his voice. Don Ho sings an Hawaiian arrangement of, "Makin' Whoopee." Richard Hayes, Don Ho, Arthur Godfrey, Robin Wilson (vocal), The Alihis. 23:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22108. Arthur Godfrey Time. 1968. CBS net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. A program of excellent dixieland music with Arthur Godfrey and His Dixieland Band (an "all-star" orchestra conducted by Johnny Parker). Linda Scott and Carol Sloan sing. Arthur Godfrey, Johnny Parker, Linda Scott, Carol Sloan. 23:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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