Forever Tops

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.


78867. Forever Tops. January 21, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first show of the series. The first tune is, "The Man I Love." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (director), Sheldon Stark (writer). 24:35. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78868. Forever Tops. January 28, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "It Had To Be You." The system cue has been deleted. Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Guy Cherney (baritone), Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (director). 24:21. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

78869. Forever Tops. February 4, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. 9:30 P.M. The first tune is, "Ain't Misbehavin'." The show features a well-orchestrated tribute to George M. Cohan. Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Paul Neighbors, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (director). 24:42. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78870. Forever Tops. February 18, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Who?" Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Pierre Andre (announcer, his name is mispronounced by Whiteman), Dick Woollen (director). 24:33. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78871. Forever Tops. February 25, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Valencia." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Paul Fry, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (director). 24:29. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78872. Forever Tops. March 4, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Lady Of Spain." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Robert Maxwell, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (writer, director). 25:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78873. Forever Tops. March 11, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Ain't Misbehavin'." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (writer, director). 24:17. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78874. Forever Tops. March 18, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "'S Wonderful." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (writer, director). 24:29. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78875. Forever Tops. March 25, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. Paul Whiteman does not appear, he's on his way to New York. The first tune is, "Lover." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Pierre Andre (announcer), Dick Woollen (writer, director). 24:31. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78876. Forever Tops. April 1, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Who?" Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Robert Waldrop (announcer), Sheldon Stark (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer). 24:37. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78877. Forever Tops. April 8, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "There's A Small Hotel." While introducing the first tune, Paul suddenly realizes there's a page missing from his script, pauses for several seconds and become flustered before ad libbing the intro. Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Robert Waldrop (announcer), Sheldon Stark (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:30. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78878. Forever Tops. April 15, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Easter Parade." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Robert Waldrop (announcer), Don Whitty (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 25:56. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

78879. Forever Tops. April 22, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Red Cavalry March." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Johnny Thompson, Don Whitty (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (producer), Robert Waldrop (announcer). 24:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78880. Forever Tops. April 29, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Chimes Of Spring." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Don Whitty (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (producer), Robert Waldrop (announcer). 24:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78881. Forever Tops. May 6, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "I Know That You Know." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Johnny Thompson, Don Whitty (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (producer), Robert Waldrop (announcer). 24:20. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

78882. Forever Tops. May 13, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Midnight In Paris." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Earl Wild, Don Whitty (writer), Vince Dempsey (writer), Oliver Daniel (producer), Robert Waldrop (announcer). 24:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78883. Forever Tops. May 20, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The program is preceded by a news bulletin: A two-motored army craft crashed into the fifty-eighth floor of the Bank of Manhattan building on Wall Street, New York City. A program of music selected by, and a tribute to Walter Winchell. The first tune is, "Great Day." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (producer), Glenn Riggs (announcer). 24:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78884. Forever Tops. May 27, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "London Bridge Is Falling Down." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director), Glenn Riggs (announcer). 24:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78885. Forever Tops. June 3, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Lover." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Johnny Thompson, Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director), Glenn Riggs (announcer). 24:58. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

78886. Forever Tops. June 10, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Begin The Beguine." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Clark Dennis, The Buddy Weed Trio, Glenn Riggs (announcer), Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78887. Forever Tops. June 17, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "The Bee." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, The Hank D'Amico Heptet, Johnny Thompson, Glenn Riggs (announcer), Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78888. Forever Tops. June 24, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. Paul Whiteman is in St. Louis and does not appear, Glenn Osser substitutes. The first tune is, "Valse Bluette." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, The Buddy Weed Trio, Glenn Osser, Glenn Riggs (announcer), Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78889. Forever Tops. July 8, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. Glenn Osser substitutes for Paul Whiteman, who is en route to Hollywood. The first tune is, "Yankee Doodle." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Glenn Osser, Glenn Riggs (announcer), Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

78890. Forever Tops. July 15, 1946. ABC net. Sustaining. Glenn Osser substitutes for Paul Whiteman, who is en route to New York. The first tune is, "The Minute Waltz." Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Eugenie Baird, Glenn Osser, Glenn Riggs (announcer), Bill Mogel (writer), Oliver Daniel (director). 24:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 24 programs.