Dear Adolph

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.


90125. Dear Adolph. June 21, 1942. Program #1. NBC net. Sustaining. The first show of the series. Produced in co-operation with The Council For Democracy. Raymond Massey, portraying an American farmer (and sounding more like his portrayal of Abraham Lincoln), writes his letter to Hitler. Raymond Massey, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), Lester O'Keefe (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65797. Dear Adolph. June 28, 1942. Program #2. NBC net. Sustaining. Produced in co-operation with The Council For Democracy. A businessman's letter to Hitler, telling how American industry will triumph over the Nazi way of doing business. Melvyn Douglas, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), Lester O'Keefe (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

90126. Dear Adolph. July 12, 1942. Program #3. NBC net. Sustaining. Produced in co-operation with the Council For Democracy. James Cagney, as an American laborer, reads his letter to Hitler. James Cagney, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), Lester O'Keefe (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

65729. Dear Adolph. July 12, 1942. Program #4. NBC net. Sustaining. Produced in co-operation with The Council For Democracy. Helen Hayes, as an American housewife and mother, writes a letter to Hitler. An African-American housewife is addressed as a, "dark sister." Helen Hayes, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), Lester O'Keefe (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65730. Dear Adolph. July 26, 1942. Program #5. NBC net. Sustaining. Produced in co-operation with The Council For Democracy. Private William Holden, as an American soldier, reads his letter to Hitler. William Holden, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), William Sweets (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

65731. Dear Adolph. August 21, 1942. Program #6. NBC net. Sustaining. Produced in co-operation with The Council For Democracy. Joseph Schildkraut reads his letter as a foreign-born American. The last show of the series, excellent wartime propaganda! Joseph Schildkraut, Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), William Sweets (director), Tom Bennett (composer), Joseph Stopak (conductor). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 6 programs.