Let's Talk Turkey To Japan

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

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106777. Let's Talk Turkey To Japan. November 23, 1944. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. 11:30 P.M. (EWT). A program for the 6th War Loan. The first tune is, "Accentuate The Positive." Meredith Willson and His Orchestra and the Ken Darby Chorus perform, "Who" (with special war bond drive lyrics). Kay Kyser and Bob Hope (broadcasting from Chicago) are sailors at a service club. Jack Benny's monologue is interrupted for a news bulletin, "B-29 bombers have just bombed Tokyo." Amos 'n' Andy have received a box of kippers from Scotland. They are interrupted by a 2nd news bulletin. Charlie Ruggles thinks they've gotten real Scotch. Robert McCormick reports that the bombing of Tokyo was "massive." Frank Morgan tells Judy Canova about his ranch. Ed Gardner in "Duffy's Tavern" tells about his love of opera (such as "Pagliarchie"). Harold Peary appears as, "The Great Gildersleeve." Eddie Cantor introduces Rudy Vallee as being in, "The Nasal Reserve." Robert Young (m.c.), Bing Crosby, The Charioteers, Joan Davis, Jack Haley, Meredith Willson and His Orchestra, The Ken Darby Chorus, Kay Kyser, Bob Hope, Jack Benny, Ginny Simms, Eddie Anderson, Dick Powell, Perry Botkin (guitar), The Mel-Tones, Freeman Gosden, Charles Correll, Charles Ruggles, Don Fisher, Robert McCormick, Frank Morgan, Judy Canova, Eddie Cantor (m.c.), John Charles Thomas, Ed Gardner, Harold Peary, Walter Tetley, Rudy Vallee, Richard LeGrand. 1:20:48. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

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