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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.


222. Author! Author!. January 11, 1939. Mutual net. Sponsored by: B.F. Goodrich Tires. The first program of "a game of story invention." This may be an audition. The first story plot is titled, "The $2001 Watch." One of the "guest authors" is "Ellery Queen" (who was, of course, ficticious). Ogden Nash (host), Marion Collins (guest author), Carl Van Doren (guest author), Jerry Lawrence (announcer). 25:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

2457. Author! Author!. October 9, 1939. Mutual net. Sustaining. 9:30 P.M. The famous authors supply strange endings to stories sent in by listeners. S. J. Perelman (m. c.), Heywood Broun, John Chapman, James Thurber, Frank Knight (announcer), Dawn Powell, Robert Lewis Shayon (director). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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