Campbell's Short Short Story

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.


96140. Campbell's Short Short Story. 1940. CBS net. "For Sentimental Reasons". Sponsored by: Campbell's Tomato Juice. Sue and Dick, about to be divorced, argue about who will get custody of Jeremiah (the dog). In all of Stella Adler's remarkable career, I suspect this potboiler never made it onto her resume. The date is approximate. Stella Adler, Charles Carroll, Brad Barker (as "Jeremiah"), Nelson Case (commercial spokesman). 15:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

96145. Campbell's Short Short Story. February 9, 1940. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. "Gambler's Streak". Sponsored by: Campbell's Tomato Juice. A "gay honeymoon" at Monte Carlo and its strange ending. The start of "Life Begins" is on the recording after the program ends. Charles Carroll, Marjorie Anderson, Edgar Stehli, George Putnam (announcer). 15:46. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

96142. Campbell's Short Short Story. March 11, 1940. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. "Shake Hands With Your Grandson". Sponsored by: Campbell's Tomato Juice. A time travel story. A dog is sent fifty years into the future...to 1990! Charles Carroll, George Putnam (announcer), Alice Frost. 15:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

79245. Campbell's Short Short Story. May 3, 1940. CBS net. "Success Story" or "Bernice Morgan Presents". Sponsored by: Campbell's Tomato Juice. A casual conversation in a New York casting office brings back memories of an old romance. The system cue has been deleted. Betty Garde, George Putnam (announcer). 14:29. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

96141. Campbell's Short Short Story. June 7, 1940. CBS net. "The Wrong Way To Write". Commercials deleted. An April Fool's prank turns out not-very-funny. Charles Carroll, Marjorie Anderson, Donald Cook. 9:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

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