Furlough Fun

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.


86494. Furlough Fun. November 9, 1942. NBC Pacific net. Sponsored by: Gilmore Gasoline (some commercials deleted). 7:30 P. M. (PST). A quiz for servicemen. The first tune by Spike is, "I'm The Greatest Man In Siam," and is great Spike Jones. The band plays (and I'll bet you haven't heard this one), "Come Josephine In My B-19." George Riley, a rapid-fire stand-up comedian is pretty good. The band plays two Gilmore commercials and, "Hotcha Cornya." Spike Jones and The City Slickers, Verne Smith (announcer), Beryl Wallace (m.c.), George Riley. 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

92762. Furlough Fun. December 14, 1942. NBC Pacific net. Sponsored by: Gilmore Gasoline. 7:30 P. M. (PST). It's Spike Jones' birthday. The first tune is, "I'm The Greatest Man In Siam." Sergeant Peter Lind Hayes is the first contestant (and does impersonations). Country Washburn sings, "I Know A Story." Del Porter sings, "Got A Touch Of Texas." Spike Jones and The City Slickers, Beryl Wallace (m.c.), George Riley, Peter Lind Hayes, Country Washburn, Del Porter, Verne Smith (announcer). 28:58. Audio condition: Very good. Apparently complete.

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