Breakfast In Hollywood

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.


61453. Breakfast In Hollywood. May 23, 1945. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Raisin 40% Bran Flakes. Gary Breckner substitutes for vacationing Tom Breneman. News bulletin: President Truman will visit the San Francisco Conference. The oldest lady in the audience is saevetny nine years old. Why doesn't the Japanese army have ski troops? Because they're already on the skids! Gary Breckner, Carl Webster Pierce (announcer). 29:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61454. Breakfast In Hollywood. May 29, 1945. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Raisin 40% Bran Flakes. Gary Breckner substitutes for vacationing Tom Breneman. The oldest lady in the audience is from North Platte, Nebraska and is seventy eight years old. A sailor gets a luncheon date with a blonde. Gary Breckner, Carl Webster Pierce (announcer). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61455. Breakfast In Hollywood. May 30, 1945. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Raisin 40% Bran Flakes. Gary Breckner substitutes for vacationing Tom Breneman. Which is correct? 7 and 6 are 14, or 7 and 6 is 13? The oldest lady present is ninety one years old and is from Los Angeles. Gary Breckner, Carl Webster Pierce (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14564. Breakfast In Hollywood. June 19, 1945. ABC net, WGBS, Miami origination. Sponsored by: *Kellogg's Pep. An interview with a ninety-nine year old swinger. Coverage of Ike's victory parade from New York City. Dwight Eisenhower, Tom Breneman. 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62566. Breakfast In Hollywood. November 29, 1945. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flaks, Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Variety. There's an interesting offer for a $150 "Roosevelt Bond." Tom interviews many soldiers in the audience and tries on a lady's hat. An eighty-six year old lady from Los Angeles is the oldest guest in the audience. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61456. Breakfast In Hollywood. January 2, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Tom explains why he had his breakfast standing up. The oldest lady present is from Los Angeles, is ninety one years old and is just delightful to listen to! Miss Ohio State is interviewed. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61457. Breakfast In Hollywood. January 14, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Mark Brenaman is substituting for his brother Tom. The oldest lady in the audience is eighty four years old and is from Los Angeles. Mark Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:27. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

61462. Breakfast In Hollywood. January 23, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. The oldest lady in the audience is eighty eight; she's from Huntington Park, California. Mrs. Blair Kent is also eighty eight years old. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:16. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

61789. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 1, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Tom Breneman is leaving after the broadcast for Chicago for the premier of his film, "Breakfast In Hollywood." Charles LaVere sings the Ivory Flakes jingle. Tom tries on a feathered hat and introduces Jack McElroy, who will host the show while Tom is in Chicago. The eldest guest is Emma Smith, ninety four years old. The final commercial and system cue have been deleted. Tom Breneman, Charles LaVere, John Nelson (announcer), Jack McElroy. 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

61788. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 14, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. The show offers "Breakfast In Hollywood" phonograph records as a premium. Tom Breneman accepts a "Pittsburgh Stogie" from a guest and tries on the ladies' hats. The "Breakfast In Hollywood" film is opening in Nebraska. Johnny Qualen, the actor who portrayed "Papa Dionne" in several films, is interviewed. The eldest guest is eighty four years old. The final commercial and system cue have been deleted. Tom Breneman, John Qualen. 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

108658. Breakfast In Hollywood. June 22, 1946. ABC net, WHOT, South Bend, Indiana aircheck. Tom interviews ladies in the audience, from the, "Daughters Of The Union Veterans." There is much hilarity; you never heard such cackling! Tom tries on some hats. Tom Breneman (host). 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

61790. Breakfast In Hollywood. September 12, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Shredded Wheat. Tom tries on a large sun bonnet. Tom Breneman. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

61791. Breakfast In Hollywood. December 3, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's All-Bran. "Motion Picture" and "Fame" magazines have named the program one of the best daytime shows on the air. The final commercial and system cue have been deleted. Tom Breneman. 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

61935. Breakfast In Hollywood. December 4, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's All-Bran. The orchid of the day goes to an eighty nine year old lady from Chicago, who has an almost unintelligbly thick accent. The final commercial and system cue have been deleted. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

61936. Breakfast In Hollywood. December 11, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Variety. The oldest guest is an eighty year old lady from Tehunga California, who is very funny. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62308. Breakfast In Hollywood. December 12, 1946. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Variety, Ivory Flakes. Tom interviews soldiers in the audience and tries on the hats of a few of the ladies. The winner of the day's orchid is Emma Wolfe, "a little past ninety." Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62309. Breakfast In Hollywood. January 11, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles, Ivory Flakes. Tom tries on a ladies' hat. He mentions that his new film ("Breakfast In Hollywood") has opened and is being reviewed by the press today. The "good neighbor" orchid is awarded to a man for a change! An eighty six year old woman in the audience thinks Kellogg's Pep is "O. K.," "but you can't live off it!" The editor of Radio Mirror magazine appears to promote the program and the picture. Tom Breneman, John Nelson (announcer). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62192. Breakfast In Hollywood. January 30, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Tom interviews a farmer's wife named Mrs. Ladwig. Mrs. Celia Stewart from Pasadena is celebrating her eighty ninth birthday and wins the day's orchid. Tom Breneman, John Elston (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62193. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 4, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Tom sings the Ivory Flakes jingle and tries on a hat that looks like a bird's nest! The eldest lady in the audience is Mrs. Mary Jahries, who is eighty four years old that day. Tom Breneman, John Elston (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62194. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 7, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Tom interviews Walter Donaldson, the famous composer (who wrote "My Blue Heaven" and "My Buddy"). Tom Breneman, John Elston (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62195. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 12, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles. Eighty three year old Mrs. Arny objects to the ladies smoking in the audience. Tom tries on one of the ladies' hats. The oldest lady in the audience is ninety four years old. Tom Breneman, John Elston (announcer). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62310. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 14, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's Cereals (Records premium), Ivory Flakes. Tom tries on a woman's hat. The "Good neighbor" orchid goes to a teacher in Texas. Tom Breneman. 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62313. Breakfast In Hollywood. February 24, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Krumbles, Ivory Flakes. Band leader Roy Bargy is in the audience. Yvonne De Carlo is interviewed. The oldest lady in the audience is eighty three years old. Tom Breneman, Yvonne De Carlo. 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62529. Breakfast In Hollywood. March 3, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Rice Krispies, Ivory Flakes. Tom tries on a lady's hat. Gary Gooper's mother speaks briefly. A lady newly arrived in Hollywood wins the "wishing ring." The oldest lady in the audience is ninety years old. Tom Breneman. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62530. Breakfast In Hollywood. April 1, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's All-Bran. Ken Carson is introduced as "The Ivory Flakes Troubador." Tom sings along in praise of Ivory Flakes. The oldest lady in the audience is eighty eight. The final commercial and system cue have been deleted. Tom Breneman, Ken Carson. 28:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

62531. Breakfast In Hollywood. April 2, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Rice Krispies, Ivory Flakes. "The Wishing Ring" is won by a lady rancher who wants one of Tom's hats. Tom tries on some ladies' hats. The oldest lady in the audience is a tie between two eighty nine year olds. Tom Breneman, Ken Carson ("The Ivory Flakes Troubador"). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62532. Breakfast In Hollywood. April 17, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Rice Krispies, Ivory Flakes. Eddie Childs, an entertainer in Tom's restaurant, appears. Tom and Ken Carson sing (and yodel!) the Ivory Flakes commercial. Tom tries on a hat. The winner of the "Wishing Ring" wants a tour of the Paramount studios. "The Good Neighbor" orchid is awarded to a Santa Fe train conductor. The oldest lady in the audience is a four way tie of eighty four year olds. Tom Breneman, Ken Carson ("The Ivory Flakes Trouibador"), Eddie Childs. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62561. Breakfast In Hollywood. April 28, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Rice Krispies. The audience cracks up why Tom tries on one of the hats worn by a lady in the audience. "The "Good Neighbor" award is given to a woman who turned her Michigan home into a maternity hospital. The orchid for the oldest lady is given to an eighty five year old. Tom and Ken Carson sing the Ivory Flakes commercial. Tom Breneman, Ken Carson (commercial spokesman). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62562. Breakfast In Hollywood. April 30, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Raisin Bran. Tom tries on the hats of several ladies. The "Good Neighbor" award is given to a Missouri lady who gives Easter parties for the town. The day's orchid is given to a lady celebrating her eighty ninth birthday...Amelia Ehrhardt Cook. She asks for (and gets) a new hat from Tom. Tom Breneman, Ken Carson (commercial spokesman), Amelia Ehrhardt Cook. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62563. Breakfast In Hollywood. July 8, 1947. ABC net. Sponsored by: Prell Shampoo, Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Pep, Kellogg's Rice Krispies. The program originates from the auditorium of the high school in Waynesboro Pennsylvania (Tom Breneman's home town). The "Good Neighbor" award goes to a lady in Jamestown, Indiana. The oldest lady in the audience is ninety eight years old. Tom Breneman, Carl Webster Pierce (announcer). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62564. Breakfast In Hollywood. March 11, 1948. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Variety, Kellogg's Pep. Cut-out trains premium. Jack McElroy substitutes for Tom Breneman, who is on vacation. Jack Kirkwood co-hosts, Ken Carson sings the Ivory Flakes jingle. Radio Mirror Magazine presents a scroll to the show as "the most popular audience participation show on the air." The "Good Neighbor" award is given to a partially blind Florida woman who helps handicapped children. The oldest lady in the audience is given an orchid for being eighty nine years old. She forgets that she's really ninety eight! Tom Breneman's mother speaks briefly. The system cue has been deleted. Jack McElroy, John Nelson (announcer), Jack Kirkwood, Ken Carson (commercial spokesman). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

62565. Breakfast In Hollywood. May 27, 1948. ABC net. Sponsored by: Ivory Flakes, Kellogg's Variety. Tom Breneman died on April 28, 1948! Host Garry Moore's monologue is about Perkin's Gerkins! The Drill Team from the Elks Club, Emblem Club visits. The honored guest of the day is an eighty one year old lady. The system cue has been deleted. Ken Carson sings the Ivory Flakes jingles. Garry Moore, John Nelson (announcer), Ken Carson (commercial spokesman), Carl Webster Pierce. 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

63462. Breakfast In Hollywood. ABC net. Sponsored by: Kellogg's All-Bran, Kellogg's Shredded Wheat, Ivory Flakes. One of the women in the audience complains that she can't see because of the large hat in front of her. Tom Breneman Jr. is also heard. The oldest member of the audience is ninety-one. Tom Breneman, Tom Breneman Jr., Freddie Steele (former middleweight chmpion), Carl Webster Pierce (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

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