The Cavalcade Of America

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of July 30, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


60478. The Cavalcade Of America. October 9, 1935. CBS net. "No Turning Back". Sponsored by: DuPont. The first show of the series. Two dramatizations with Walter Hampden: "The Return Of The Mayflower" and "The Grasshopper Plague." The Pilgrims all decide to stay in the new world, despite the hardships. A farming family in 1931 North Dakota battles a plague of grasshoppers. Arthur Pryor (producer), Harold Levey (composer, conductor), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Walter Hampden, Ruth Woodman (writer). 29:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81657. The Cavalcade Of America. October 16, 1935. CBS net. "The Will To Conquer Distance". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "Theodore Judah and Pass Through The Sierras." Part two: "First Airmail Across Sierras." Ruth Woodman (writer), Kenneth Webb (writer), Homer Fickett (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director). 29:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81658. The Cavalcade Of America. October 23, 1935. CBS net. "The Spirit Of Competition". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Oklahoma Land Run." Part two: "Mississippi Steamboat Race." Franchot Tone, Ruth Woodman (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81659. The Cavalcade Of America. October 30, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "The Will To Rebuild". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Sacramento Fire." Part two: "The Dust Storm." Frank Craven, Ruth Woodman (writer), Homer Fickett (writer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor), Arthur Pryor (producer). 29:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81660. The Cavalcade Of America. November 6, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Faith In Education". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Bound Boy In Colonial Massachusetts." Part two: "The Story Of Horace Mann." Henry Fisk Carlton (writer), Dixon Ryan Fox (writer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81661. The Cavalcade Of America. November 13, 1935. CBS net. "Woman's Emancipation". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Story Of Elizabeth Cady Stanton." Part two: "The Winning Of The Vote." Fay Bainter, Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81662. The Cavalcade Of America. November 20, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Willingness To Share". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Boston Port Bill." Part two: "American Red Cross Incidents." Ruth Woodman (writer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81663. The Cavalcade Of America. November 27, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Community Self Reliance". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Mayflower Compact." Part two: "The Vermont Flood." Ruth Woodman (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:49. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81664. The Cavalcade Of America. December 4, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Heroism In Medical Science". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "Long and Discovery Of Anesthesia." Part two: "Gorgas and The Panama Canal." Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81665. The Cavalcade Of America. December 11, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "The Will To Explore". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Lewis and Clark Expedition." Part two: "Greeley Polar Expedition." Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81666. The Cavalcade Of America. December 18, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Defiance Of Nature". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "Erie Canal." Part two: "Holland Tunnel." Ruth Woodman (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:53. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

81667. The Cavalcade Of America. December 25, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "The Humanitarian Urge". Sponsored by: DuPont. Part one: "The Marry Ellen Case." Part two: "The Juvenile Court Story." Ann Barley (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director). 29:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94767. The Cavalcade Of America. April 15, 1936. CBS net. Commercials deleted. The program starts with a medley of railroad songs. The story of the drilling of the Hoosick tunnel and the first transcontinental railroad. Parker Fennelly. 26:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

73365. The Cavalcade Of America. June 24, 1936. CBS net. "Steamboat Builders". Sponsored by: DuPont. "John Fitch Invents The Steamboat." "Robert Fulton Makes It Practical." "Eliphalet Nott and The Anthracite Engine." Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Harold Levey (composer, conductor), Edward Longstreth, Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director). 29:39. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73366. The Cavalcade Of America. July 1, 1936. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "American Journalism". Sponsored by: DuPont. "The Story Of Horace Greely." "The Story Of Henry Mortimer Stanley." The orchestra plays selctions from, "Maytime." Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Ann Barley (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73367. The Cavalcade Of America. July 8, 1936. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Victor Herbert: Master Of Melody". Sponsored by: DuPont. A musical biography of the famous composer. The final commercial deals with "soapless soap" (the word "detergent" is used) such as "Dreft" and "Drene." Dwight Weist (announcer), Frank Singiser (commercial spokesman), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Harold Levey (composer, conductor). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73368. The Cavalcade Of America. July 15, 1936. CBS net. "The Development Of Band Music In America" "The Small Bands". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #1 of a summer series. Music popularized by (John Phillip) Sousa, Gilmore and (Arthur) Pryor. The first selection of, "Semper Fidelis." Frank Singiser (announcer), Arthur Pryor (producer, conductor), Kenneth Webb (writer, director). 29:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73369. The Cavalcade Of America. July 22, 1936. CBS net. "From The Gay Nineties On". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #2 of a summer series. "The Development Of Band Music In America." The first tune is, "Washington Post March." Frank Singiser (announcer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer, conductor). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73370. The Cavalcade Of America. July 29, 1936. CBS net. "American Bands Travel". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #3 of a summer series. "The Development Of Band Music In America." The first tune is, "El Capitan March." Frank Singiser (announcer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer, conductor). 29:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73371. The Cavalcade Of America. August 5, 1936. CBS net. "Bands Today". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #4 of a summer series. "The Development Of Band Music In America." The first tune is, "Will Rogers, America's Cowboy Philosopher." The program includes a playing of "My Country 'Tis Of Thee" on a set of squeeze bulb horns, as a seal would perform it. No indication is given as to whether a real animal or a human performer is used. The program ends with the most famous band tune, "The Stars and Stripes Forever." Frank Singiser (announcer), Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer, composer, conductor). 29:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73372. The Cavalcade Of America. August 26, 1936. CBS net. "The Evolution Of Dance Music In America". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #5 of a summer series. "The Development Of Band Music In America." A musical survey from 1834 to the latest in "swing." The first tune is, "Turkey In The Straw." Frank Singiser (announcer), Harold Sanford (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:35. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

73373. The Cavalcade Of America. September 2, 1936. CBS net. "American Music Comedy and Operetta". Sponsored by: DuPont. Program #6 of a summer series. "The Development Of Band Music In America." The first tune is, "Tell Me Pretty Maiden." Frank Singiser (announcer), Harold Sanford (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:37. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

45826. The Cavalcade Of America. September 16, 1936. CBS net. "The Orchestra Of Today and How It Grew". Sponsored by: DuPont. The first tune is, "Let's Face The Music and Dance." A well-done portrait of how the "modern" pop music orchestra has evolved in the last fifteen years, and how radio has contributed to these changes. The program has an interesting and prophetic DuPont commercial. Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Harold Sanford (writer), Frank Singiser (announcer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director). 30:17. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

37526. The Cavalcade Of America. September 23, 1936. CBS net. "Music Of The Movies". Sponsored by: DuPont. A survey of the high points of movie music in the first eight years of sound films. Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Harold Sanford (writer), Frank Singiser (announcer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director). 29:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

73374. The Cavalcade Of America. September 30, 1936. CBS net. "Showmanship". Sponsored by: DuPont. The first program of the Fall-Winter season. The story of P. T. Barnum is dramatized. Barnum leaves the grocery business to buy a one hundred and sixty year old slave, who claims to have raised George Washington. Barnum and General Tom Thumb meet Queen Victoria. Jenny Lind is a success, Barnum teams up with Bailey to form "The Greatest Show On Earth." The first tune is a medley from, "Jumbo." The final commercial describes how DuPont saved the lives of many elephants. Frank Singiser (announcer), Katherine Seymour (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

66922. The Cavalcade Of America. December 8, 1937. CBS net. "The Constitution Of The United States". Commercials deleted. The individual states have a need to regulate commerce that the Articles Of Confederation cannot supply. A constitutional convention is advised by George Washington, who later takes the oath as the first president. Parker Fennelly, Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 20:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

15972. The Cavalcade Of America. February 2, 1938. CBS net. "Francis Scott Key and The Story Of The Star Spangled Banner". Commercials deleted. A biography of the lawyer who wrote our national anthem, and how the composition came to be written. The program closing has been deleted. House Jameson, Bill Adams, John Driscoll (writer), John Driscoll (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Frank Singiser (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

15973. The Cavalcade Of America. February 9, 1938. CBS net. "Oliver Wendell Holmes: Poet, Scientist, Physician, and Humorist". Commercials deleted. A biography of the many-talented American. The program closing has been deleted. John Driscoll (writer), Arthur Pryor (producer), Kenneth Webb (director), Frank Singiser (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 22:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

67414. The Cavalcade Of America. April 13, 1938. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. "Thomas Jefferson and American Education". The story of the University of Virginia, founded by Thomas Jefferson. Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Edward Longstreth, Kenneth Webb (writer, director), Arthur Pryor (producer), Frank Singiser (announcer). 10:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

22835. The Cavalcade Of America. January 16, 1939. CBS net. "Stephen Foster". Commercials deleted. The biography of America's beloved song writer. Ted Jewett (doubles), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Edwin Jerome, Elliott Reid, Frank Readick (doubles), Dwight Weist, Ted de Corsia (doubles), Abby Lewis, William Pringle, John Driscoll (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Louis Mason (producer), Homer Fickett (director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43306. The Cavalcade Of America. January 9, 1940. Blue Network. "The Raven Wins Texas". Commercials deleted. Sam Houston battles Santa Ana after the fall of the Alamo. The story may be titled, "Sam Houston, The Raven." The story was continued on the program of March 12, 1940 (see cat. #15974). Walter Huston, Marquis James (author), Donald Voorhees (music director), Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ian MacAllaster, Ted Jewett (doubles), Paul Stewart (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Bill Adams, Alfred Shirley, Ted de Corsia (doubles), Helen Lewis, John McIntire, Stefan Schnabel, Homer Fickett (producer), Bill Sweet (director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer). 27:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

66785. The Cavalcade Of America. January 23, 1940. Blue Network. "Tisquantum, Strange Friend Of The Pilgrims". Commercials deleted. The story of an Indian who was captured by Spanish slave traders and who eventually came to live in London. He returned to America to teach the Pilgrims how to survive in the new world. The program closing has been deleted. Frank Monaghan (of Yale University, host, research), Sam Jaffe, John Driscoll (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer), Bill Sweet (director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22837. The Cavalcade Of America. January 30, 1940. Blue Network. "Thomas Jefferson". Commercials deleted. The story of how Mr. Jefferson came to draft the Declaration of Independence; well told. Marquis James (author), John Beal, Bill Adams, Alfred Shirley (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ted de Corsia (doubles), Gretchen Davidson, Edwin Jerome, John McIntire, Agnes Moorehead, Jeanette Nolan, William Pringle, Elliott Reid (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Ian MacAllaster, Bill Sweet (director), Thomas Chalmers, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), John Driscoll (adaptor), The Juano Hernandez Chorus, Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22838. The Cavalcade Of America. February 6, 1940. Blue net, WJZ, New York aircheck. "Jean Laffite". Sponsored by: DuPont. The notorious French-born pirate is offered a large inducement to join forces with the British to fight against Andrew Jackson at the battle of New Orleans. William Johnstone, Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted de Corsia, Charita Bauer, Frank Readick, John McIntire, Alfred Shirley (doubles), Bill Adams (doubles), Ted Jewett, Kingsley Colton, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Marquis James (author), John Driscoll (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Kenneth Webb (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer), Bill Sweet (director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Frank Monaghan (professor, Yale University: historical consultant, host). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22836. The Cavalcade Of America. February 13, 1940. Blue Network. "Abraham Lincoln and The War Years". Commercials deleted. A well-done portrait of the president, Raymond Massey's most famous role. The script was used subsequently on "The Cavalcade Of America" on February 12, 1941 (see cat. #22869) and on February 9, 1942 (see cat. #17074). The program closing has been deleted. Raymond Massey, Robert Sherwood (adaptor), Carl Sandburg (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22840. The Cavalcade Of America. February 20, 1940. Blue Network. "Anne Royall". Commercials deleted. The story of the crusading female journalist at the start of the nineteenth century. Ethel Barrymore, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Bessie Rowland James (author), John Driscoll (adaptor), Edward Longstreth (adaptor), Kenneth Webb (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22839. The Cavalcade Of America. February 27, 1940. Blue Network. "Enoch Crosby, The Spy". Sponsored by: DuPont. Based on "The Spy," by James Fennimore Cooper. The story of how an itinerant shoemaker helped General Washington defeat to Cornwallis. The opening is upcut. James Fenimore Cooper (author), Henry Hull, Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), William Pringle (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Edwin Jerome, John McIntire, Ray Collins (triples), Dwight Weist (doubles), Ted Jewett (triples), John Driscoll (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Frank Monaghan (researcher), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 28:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

22841. The Cavalcade Of America. March 5, 1940. Blue Network. "The Stolen General". Commercials deleted. The story of how Colonel William Barton celebrated the first 4th of July by kidnapping the British General Prescott in 1777. The names of several minor characters in the drama are the names of actors in the cast. John Garfield, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Kenny Delmar, Ray Collins (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Frank Readick (triples), Elliott Reid (quadruples), Alfred Shirley (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), William Pringle, Marquis James (author), Robert Anderson (adaptor), John Driscoll (adaptor), Philo Higley (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

15974. The Cavalcade Of America. March 12, 1940. Blue Network. "Sam Houston" ("The Raven Wins Texas"). Commercials deleted. The story of the fall of Santa Ana, taken from the novel, "The Raven." The story is continued from the broadcast of January 9, 1940 (see cat. #43306). Walter Huston, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Ted Jewett (doubles), Ray Collins (doubles), Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Kingsley Colton, Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Elliott Reid (triples), Edwin Jerome, Alfred Shirley, William Pringle, Frank Readick, Marquis James (author), John Driscoll (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Milward (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22842. The Cavalcade Of America. March 19, 1940. Blue Network. "Jordan's Banks". Commercials deleted. A young confederate spy named Sam Davis is captured, but refuses to divulge any information, even at the cost of his life. Elliott Reid, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Ted Jewett (triples), John McIntire (doubles), Kenny Delmar (triples), William Pringle, Frank Readick, Ian MacAllaster, Howard Smith (doubles), Ray Collins (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Marquis James (author), John Driscoll (adaptor), Margaret Lewerth (adaptor), Garrett Porter (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, diector), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22843. The Cavalcade Of America. March 26, 1940. Blue Network. "The Story Of John Fitch". Commercials deleted. The story of the real inventor of the steamboat, his frustrations and his failures. Thomas Mitchell, Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Elliott Reid (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Frank Readick, Ian MacAllaster, William Pringle, Ray Collins (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett (triples), Edwin Jerome, Kenny Delmar, John McIntire, John Driscoll (writer), Sharp (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22844. The Cavalcade Of America. April 2, 1940. Blue Network. "The Story Of Benedict Arnold" ("Benedict Arnold"). Sponsored by: Dupont. An account of General Arnold's treachery, and the reasons behind it. Claude Rains, Juano Hernandez, Jeanette Nolan, Ian MacAllaster (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Elliott Reid, Agnes Moorehead, Frank Readick, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ray Collins, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), William Pringle, Frank Monaghan (researcher), John Driscoll (writer), Milward (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 30:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22845. The Cavalcade Of America. April 9, 1940. Blue Network. "Songs Of Stephen Foster, An American Legend". Commercials deleted. The life of the great American composer, told in a story and his music. The first of Mr. Foster's songs heard is, "Beautiful Dreamer." The script may be titled, "America Sings: The Songs Of Stephen Foster." Channing Pollack (narrator), Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), John McIntire, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Frank Readick, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ray Collins, Karl Swenson, John Driscoll (writer), Robert Pollack (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45247. The Cavalcade Of America. April 23, 1940. Blue Network. "Robert E. Lee". Commercials deleted. The program originates from "The Mosque," in Richmond, Virginia. A portrait of the southern general during the Civil War. Several descendants of General Lee as well as members of the Richmond Theatre Guild appear in the drama. Basil Ruysdael (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Phillip Merivale, Douglas Freeman (author), John Driscoll (adaptor), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Thomas Chalmers (announcer). 27:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22846. The Cavalcade Of America. April 30, 1940. Blue Network. "The Story Of Thomas Paine" ("Thomas Paine"). Sponsored by: DuPont. The life of patriot Thomas Paine, his pamphlets, and dedication to freedom in all lands. Frank Readick, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, John McIntire (quintuples), Ray Collins (triples), Ian MacAllaster (quadruples), Elliott Reid (quadruples), Alfred Shirley (quadruples), Edwin Jerome (triples), William Pringle (quintuples), Ted Jewett (quadruples), Kenny Delmar (doubles), John Driscoll (writer), Garrett Porter (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (producer, director). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22847. The Cavalcade Of America. May 7, 1940. Blue Network. "The Story Of Nancy Hanks" ("Nancy Hanks"). Sponsored by: DuPont. The DuPont commercial features a fascinating description of the DuPont exhibit at the New York World's Fair. The life story of the mother of Abraham Lincoln is dramatized. Agnes Moorehead, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), John McIntire, Ted Jewett, Frank Readick (doubles), Sarah Fussell (as a baby), Helen Lewis, Jeanette Nolan, Elliott Reid, Kingsley Colton, John Driscoll (writer), Homer Fickett (writer, producer, director), Robert Tallman (writer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Carl Sandburg (author). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22848. The Cavalcade Of America. May 21, 1940. Blue Network. "Jane Addams Of Hull House". Commercials deleted. The story of how the great Chicago social worker became involved with the problems of the poor. The program originates from the Civic Auditorium, Milwaukee on the fiftieth anniversary of the death of Jane Addams and the fifth anniversary of the founding of "Hull House." Helen Hayes, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), John Driscoll (writer),Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22849. The Cavalcade Of America. May 28, 1940. Blue Network. "Show Boat". Commercials deleted. The classic musical of the old South. A well-done condensation. The first song from the show heard is, "Make Believe." Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Edna Ferber (author), Jerome Kern (author), Oscar Hammerstein (book and lyrics), The Ken Christy Choir, John Driscoll (adaptor), Sanford (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22850. The Cavalcade Of America. June 4, 1940. Blue Network. "John Sutter". Commercials deleted. The story of the man from Switzerland who owned the entire Sacramento Valley until gold was discovered on the site of his saw mill. Edwin Jerome, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Gretchen Davidson (quadruples), Jeanette Nolan (triples), Alfred Shirley (doubles), J. Scott Smart (billed as "Jack Smart" quintuples), Ted Jewett (triples), William Pringle (doubles), Ray Collins (quadruples), Elliott Reid (quadruples), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), Frank Readick (quadruples), Ian MacAllaster (triples), John McIntire (triples), William Pringle, Agnes Moorehead (doubles), John Driscoll (writer), Harris (writer), Garrett Porter (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22851. The Cavalcade Of America. June 11, 1940. Blue Network. "Victor Herbert". Commercials deleted. The life of the famous composer, told in story and song. John McIntire (narrator), Ray Collins, Jeanette Nolan, Elliott Reid, Edwin Jerome, J. Scott Smart (billed as "Jack Smart"), William Pringle, Kenny Delmar, Ted Jewett, Frank Readick, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Ken Christy (chorus director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

15975. The Cavalcade Of America. June 18, 1940. Blue Network. "Susan B. Anthony". Commercials deleted. The story of the early fighter for woman's rights. Cornelia Otis Skinner, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Elliott Reid (triples), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Frank Readick (triples), Gretchen Davidson (doubles), Helen Lewis (doubles), John McIntire (triples), Jeanette Nolan (triples), Arlene Francis (doubles), William Pringle, Ray Collins, Dwight Weist (narrator), John Driscoll (writer), Eshenfelder (writer), Garrett Porter (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22852. The Cavalcade Of America. June 25, 1940. Blue Network. "The Story Of Dr. Reed" ("Walter Reed"). Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of how doctor Reed risked his reputation and life to prove the cause of "Yellowjack" was a mosquito. John McIntire, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Ian MacAllaster, Edwin Jerome (doubles), J. Scott Smart (billed as "Jack Smart" doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), William Pringle (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), Frank Readick, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett (doubles), Ray Collins, Dwight Weist (narrator), John Driscoll (writer), Garrett Porter (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22853. The Cavalcade Of America. October 2, 1940. Red net. "The Lost Colony". Commercials deleted. The story of the first colony on Roanoke Island, Virginia, and the birth of the first white child in America. Loretta Young, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Karl Swenson, Ray Collins (doubles), John McIntire, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), Ted Jewett (quadruples), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Paul Green (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Spargrove (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22854. The Cavalcade Of America. October 9, 1940. Red net. "Valley Forge". Commercials deleted. The story of the lowest point in the Revolutionary War, and of General Washington's decision to surrender! Maxwell Anderson (author), John McIntire, Kenny Delmar, Ray Collins, Karl Swenson, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), William Johnstone, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Ted Jewett (doubles), Ian MacAllaster, Sam Wanamaker, Alfred Shirley, Elliott Reid, Ian Martin, William Pringle, Brad Barker (as a dog!), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), William Spargrove (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22855. The Cavalcade Of America. October 16, 1940. Red net. "The Pathfinder Of The Seas". Commercials deleted. The story of Matthew Fontaine Maury, who invented a new way to chart ocean currents and winds. Karl Swenson, Jeanette Nolan, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ray Collins, John McIntire, Edwin Jerome, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Sam Wanamaker, William Johnstone (doubles), Ted Jewett, Alfred Shirley (doubles), Elliott Reid, Ian MacAllaster, William Pringle, Homer Fickett (producer, director), William Spargrove (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43307. The Cavalcade Of America. October 23, 1940. Red net. "Ann Rutledge and Lincoln". Commercials deleted. The story of the president's first great love affair. The script was used subsequently on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 23, 1944 (see cat. #42201). Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, Norman Corwin (writer), Karl Swenson, Ray Collins, Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar, Kingsley Colton, Edwin Jerome, Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), William Spargrove (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 28:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

22856. The Cavalcade Of America. October 30, 1940. Red net. "The Red Death". Commercials deleted. The story of how Dr. Joseph Goldberger discovered the cause and cure of Pellegra. Edwin Jerome, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Jeanette Nolan, Elliott Reid, John McIntire, George Coulouris (narrator), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone, Karl Swenson, Sam Wanamaker, Ted Jewett (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Juano Hernandez, Brad Barker (animal voices), Ruth Barth (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), William Spargrove (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22857. The Cavalcade Of America. November 6, 1940. Red net. "Wild Bill Hickok: The Last Of Two Gun Justice". Sponsored by: DuPont. How Jim Hickok came to be called "Wild Bill," his life on the frontier, and how he was killed playing poker. Kenny Delmar, Jeanette Nolan, William Pringle, John McIntire (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Woody Guthrie (composer of "The Streets Of Laredo," which was written and sung by Woody for this broadcast), Ray Collins (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Karl Swenson, Juano Hernandez, Ted Jewett (doubles), Elliott Reid, Howard Smith (doubles), Brad Barker (animal voices), Homer Fickett (producer, director), William Spargrove (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 30:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22858. The Cavalcade Of America. November 13, 1940. Red net. "Doctor Franklin Goes To Court". Commercials deleted. The adventures of Ben Franklin in the salons of France, and how he brought American diplomacy in through the front door. Erik Barnouw (writer), John McIntire, Ray Collins, Karl Swenson, Sarah Fussell, Elliott Reid (doubles), George Coulouris, Kenny Delmar, William Spargrove (narrator), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Alfred Shirley, Ted Jewett, William Johnstone (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Jeanette Nolan, Frank Monaghan (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22859. The Cavalcade Of America. November 20, 1940. Red net. "The Farmer Takes A Wife". Commercials deleted. A story of romance along the Erie Canal. Marc Connelly (playwright, adaptor), Nancy Kelly, William Johnstone, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Kenny Delmar, Howard Smith, John McIntire, Jeanette Nolan, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Edwin Jerome, Elliott Reid, Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett, Brad Barker (animal voices), Frank Elser (playwright), Walter Edmonds (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), William Spargrove (announcer). 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22860. The Cavalcade Of America. November 27, 1940. Red net. "Light In The Hills". Commercials deleted. The story of Martha Berry and the school she started in Georgia for poor boys in the South. Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Ray Collins, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone (doubles), Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Ronald Liss, Elliott Reid, Ann Starrett, Howard Smith (doubles), George Coulouris, Kingsley Colton, Virginia Routh, Sarah Fussell, Warren Colston, Frank Monaghan (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Floyd Mack (announcer). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45248. The Cavalcade Of America. December 4, 1940. Red net. "The Battle Hymn Of The Republic'. Commercials deleted. A superb time-travel journey back in time to November, 1861, to a nation at war. The story of how Julia Ward Howe came to write the title hymn; excellent radio writing. Alexander Woollcott (writer, performer, narrator), Deems Taylor (composer, conductor), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22861. The Cavalcade Of America. December 11, 1940. Red net. "John Brown". Commercials deleted. The story of the fiery abolitionist who took the law into his own hands to free slaves shortly before the Civil War. The program closing has been deleted. John McIntire, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), Karl Swenson (triples), William Johnstone, Elliott Reid, Dwight Weist, Ray Collins (doubles), Juano Hernandez, Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, William Pringle (doubles), George Coulouris (doubles), Ted Jewett, Howard Smith (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Charita Bauer, Bill Adams, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 27:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22862. The Cavalcade Of America. December 18, 1940. Red net. "The Undefended Border". Sponsored by: DuPont. A well-done radio sound portrait of the early relations between the United States and Canada. Stephen Vincent Benet (writer), Raymond Massey, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman, performer), John McIntire, Jeanette Nolan, Karl Swenson (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Alfred Shirley, Dwight Weist (triples), Edwin Jerome, Ted Jewett (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Ray Collins (triples), William Pringle (doubles), Robbin Cravin, Sarah Fussell, Ian Martin (doubles), Brad Barker (animal voices), Elliott Reid (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), The Ken Christy Choir. 31:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22863. The Cavalcade Of America. December 25, 1940. Red net. "The Green Pastures". Sponsored by: DuPont. The first radio dramatization of the story, based on the Pulitzer prize winning play. The story of the old testament, retold in simple terms from a Negro point of view. The script was subsequently produced on December 22, 1941 (see cat. #106233). Marc Connelly (author, adaptor, director), The Hall Johnson Choir, Juano Hernandez, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Dick Campbell, Valentine Almaida (doubles), Mercedes Gilbert, Muriel Rahn (doubles), Carrington Lewis, Christola Williams, Edna Thomas, John Garth (doubles), Gus Simons, Emory Richardson, Walter Whitfield, Paul Johnson, Tom Moseley, Robert Johnson (doubles), Orville Phillips (doubles), Juanita Hall, Dodo Green, Richard Huey, James Fuller (doubles), Viola Dean, Alanzo Bozan, Georgette Harvey, Paul Floyd, Frank Wilson (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer), Richard Stark (announcer). 29:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22864. The Cavalcade Of America. January 1, 1941. Red net. "Will Rogers". Commercials deleted. A lively biography of the great American humorist. Cal Tinney (writer, performer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), John McIntire, Peggy Riley (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, William Johnstone (doubles), Karl Swenson, William Pringle, Kenny Delmar, Ray Collins, Ted Jewett (triples), Alfred Shirley, Elliott Reid, Warren Colston, Edwin Jerome, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22865. The Cavalcade Of America. January 8, 1941. Red net. "Mightier Than The Sword". Commercials deleted. The story of how Thomas Nast used his political cartoons to end the reign of Boss Tweed in New York municipal politics. William Johnstone, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett (doubles), Dwight Weist, John McIntire, Ray Collins, Elliott Reid (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Howard Smith (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), William Pringle (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Karl Swenson (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Frank Monaghan (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 26:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22866. The Cavalcade Of America. January 15, 1941. Red net. "As A Man Thinketh". Commercials deleted. The story of Thomas Cooper, the man who tested the Sedition Act of President Adams, and went to jail to support his beliefs. Claude Rains, William Johnstone, Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Ray Collins (triples), Ted Jewett (triples), William Pringle, Kenny Delmar, Edwin Jerome, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 27:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22867. The Cavalcade Of America. January 22, 1941. Red net. "Wait For The Morning". Commercials deleted. The biography of poet Emily Dickenson and of her great love. Ann Starrett, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, Norman Rosten (adaptor), Genevieve Taggard (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22868. The Cavalcade Of America. January 29, 1941. Red net. "Doctor Franklin Takes It Easy". Commercials deleted. How the "lazy" Ben Franklin was motivated to create his many inventions. Erik Barnouw (writer), John McIntire, Sarah Fussell, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Jeanette Nolan, William Johnstone, Karl Swenson, Ronald Liss, Larry Robinson, Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Ray Collins, Ted Jewett, Robert Readick, Gertrude Crippen, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43308. The Cavalcade Of America. February 5, 1941. Red net. "Henry Clay Of Kentucky". Commercials deleted. The system cue has been deleted. Henry Clay tries to compromise once again to preserve the Union. Garrett Porter (writer), Ray Collins, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Juano Hernandez, Ted Jewett, John McIntire, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson, Ian MacAllaster, William Pringle, Ann Starrett, Elliott Reid (doubles), Brad Barker (animal voices), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer). 27:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22869. The Cavalcade Of America. February 12, 1941. Red net. "Abraham Lincoln: The War Years". Commercials deleted. The program uses local talent from "The Little Theatre Group" in Wilmington, Delaware, from where the show originates. The script was used previously on "The Cavalcade Of America" on February 13, 1940 (see cat. #22836) and subsequently on February 9, 1942 (see cat. #17074). Carl Sandburg (author), Robert Sherwood (adaptor), Raymond Massey, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Dick Van Patten (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, William Johnstone (doubles), Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Leslie Sweeney (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Marjorie Harf (doubles), Kingsley Colton, George May, John Styles (triples), E. Keeling, Ted Jewett (triples), Andy Shaw, Hood Worthington, Karl Swenson (doubles), Ray Collins (triples), Elliott Reid (doubles), Frank Milano (doubles), Bob Roberts (doubles), John Sacks, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 28:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45244. The Cavalcade Of America. February 19, 1941. Red net. "Plain Mr. President". Commercials deleted. George Washington journeys from Mount Vernon to New York to wearily begin the tasks of the President of the United States. John McIntire, George Coulouris, Karl Swenson, Jeanette Nolan, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone, Richard Stark (narrator), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Ted Jewett (quadruples), Elliott Reid (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Juano Hernandez, William Pringle (doubles), Brad Barker (animal voices), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Paul Johnson (doubles), Ray Collins, Dwight Cooke (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45245. The Cavalcade Of America. February 26, 1941. Red net. "Edgar Allan Poe". Commercials deleted. A well-done biography of the somber, unhappy life of the poet and writer. Karl Swenson, Norman Rosten (writer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Charita Bauer, Agnes Moorehead, Edwin Jerome, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), John McIntire, William Johnstone, Jeanette Nolan, Brad Barker (animal voices), Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar, Ray Collins, Richard Stark (announcer), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:02. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

22870. The Cavalcade Of America. March 5, 1941. Red net. "Voice In The Wilderness". Commercials deleted. A brief biography of William Penn and the Quakers. The surprising revelation of just who Pennsylvania was named after. Henry Hull, George Coulouris, Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Jeanette Nolan, Alfred Shirley, William Johnstone, Ray Collins, Elliott Reid (doubles), John McIntire, Ian Martin, Kenny Delmar, Edwin Jerome, Garrett Porter (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:30. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

22871. The Cavalcade Of America. March 12, 1941. Red net. "Black Rust". Commercials deleted. The story of Mark Carleton's around the world search for a variety of wheat able to resist the "Black Rust" that was ruining America's wheat crop during the last century. William Johnstone, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins (doubles), Ted Jewett (triples), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ann Starrett, Jeanette Nolan, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Elliott Reid, John McIntire, Karl Swenson, Howard Smith, Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22872. The Cavalcade Of America. March 19, 1941. Red net. "I Sing A New World". Commercials deleted. A radio fantasy about the spirit of Walt Whitman in America. Beautiful radio, very well-done. The program is also known as, "Walt Whitman." John McIntire, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone (doubles), Pauline Preller, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Ted Jewett, Karl Swenson, Kenny Delmar, Elliott Reid (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Stefan Schnabel, Howard Smith, Peggy Riley, Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22873. The Cavalcade Of America. March 26, 1941. Red net. "Down To The Sea". Commercials deleted. The story of Herman Melville's adventures in the South Seas, aboard whaling ships and surprisingly ending his days as a New York Customs Inspector. William Johnstone, Agnes Moorehead, William Pringle, Ray Collins, Peggy Riley (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Jeanette Nolan, Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar, Alfred Shirley, John McIntire, Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22874. The Cavalcade Of America. March 31, 1941. Red net. "Edwin Booth". Commercials deleted. The story of the famous actor, brother of the man who shot Abraham Lincoln, and how the assassination affected his life. A well-done performance by Paul Muni. Paul Muni, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Karl Swenson, Ann Starrett, Agnes Moorehead, Kenny Delmar, Alfred Shirley, Elliott Reid (doubles), William Pringle, Ted Jewett (doubles), Ray Collins, Edwin Jerome, Norman Rosten (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22875. The Cavalcade Of America. April 7, 1941. Red net. "Ode To A Nightingale". Commercials deleted. The story of John Keats, the great English poet, and his tragic life. Maxwell Anderson (writer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Agnes Moorehead, Peggy Riley, Kingsley Colton, Kenny Delmar (doubles), William Johnstone, Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Ted Jewett, Jeanette Nolan, Elliott Reid, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22876. The Cavalcade Of America. April 14, 1941. Red net. "A Passage To Georgia". Commercials deleted. The story of James Oglethorpe, who started out to reform the British system of debtor's prisons, and wound up as the guiding force behind the American colony of Georgia. Alfred Shirley, William Johnstone (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ian Martin (doubles), John McIntire, Ian MacAllaster (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Ann Starrett, Ian Martin, Elliott Reid (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Karl Swenson, Agnes Moorehead, Garrett Porter (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Ted Jewett (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22877. The Cavalcade Of America. April 21, 1941. Red net. "Henry Bergh, Founder Of The A. S. P. C. A.". Commercials deleted. The story of how the Society formed to prevent the mistreatment of animals. The drama includes an interesting insight into the Gerry Society for the prevention of cruelty to children. Albert Payson Terhune (writer, narrator), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Stefan Schnabel, William Johnstone, Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead, Ian MacAllaster, John McIntire (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Elliott Reid (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Karl Swenson, Brad Barker (animal sounds), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer). 26:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22878. The Cavalcade Of America. April 28, 1941. Red net. "The Heart and The Foundation". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Margaret Fuller, a pioneering woman reporter and the first women foreign correspondent. Her coverage of Garibaldi's revolution and the love she found there is dramatized. Madeleine Carroll, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Jeanette Nolan, Agnes Moorehead (doubles), William Pringle (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Stefan Schnabel, John McIntire (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ray Collins, William Johnstone, Peggy Riley, Edwin Jerome (triples), Elliott Reid (doubles), Karl Swenson, Margaret Riley, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 30:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22879. The Cavalcade Of America. May 5, 1941. Red net. "The Trials and Triumphs Of Horatio Alger". Commercials deleted. The life story of the literary inventor of the "rags to riches" formula used in over one hundred boy's books. Kenny Delmar, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Kingsley Colton (doubles), Sarah Fussell (doubles), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Pauline Preller (doubles), Ray Collins, Ronald Liss, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Karl Swenson, Jack Grimes (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Ted Jewett, Peggy Riley, Herbert Mayes (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22880. The Cavalcade Of America. May 12, 1941. Red net. "Theodosia Burr". Commercials deleted. The story of Aaron Burr's loyal daughter who supported her father's potitical views, even through his trial for treason. Ann Starrett, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Alfred Shirley, Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Edwin Jerome, Elliott Reid (doubles), William Johnstone, John McIntire, Larry Robinson, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar, Gertrude Crippen, Karl Swenson, Robert Tallman, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22881. The Cavalcade Of America. May 19, 1941. Red net. "David Crockett". Commercials deleted. The frontier legend tells his own life story to other legends in Heaven to gain admittance to the "Cloud Reserved For American Legends." John McIntire, Bud Collyer (announcer), William Johnstone (triples), William Pringle (doubles), Elliott Reid (triples), Ray Collins (doubles), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), Peggy Riley, William Pringle, Juano Hernandez, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar, Karl Swenson, Larry Robinson, Kingsley Colton, Peter Lyon, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22882. The Cavalcade Of America. May 26, 1941. Red net. "Johns Hopkins". Commercials deleted. The story of the Quaker who was determined to amass a fortune and who founded a hospital and a university after he did so. Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Agnes Moorehead, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone (doubles), Pauline Preller, Charita Bauer, Ray Collins (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Norman Rosten (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43311. The Cavalcade Of America. June 2, 1941. Red net. "The Woman In Lincoln's Cabinet". Commercials deleted. The story is also known as "Anna Ella Carroll: The Woman In Lincoln's Cabinet." The story of Anna Ella Carroll, who convinced Lincoln to appoint Grant to command the Union Army. Agnes Moorehead, Robert Tallman (adaptor), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Karl Swenson (triples), Edwin Jerome, William Pringle (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Ann Starrett, William Johnstone (doubles), Elliott Reid (triples), Ted Jewett (doubles), Ray Collins (doubles), Marjorie Greenbie, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22883. The Cavalcade Of America. June 9, 1941. Red net. "Young Andrew Jackson". Sponsored by: DuPont. Andy Jackson, a crusading lawyer in Tennessee, puts down an Indian uprising and captures a traitor. The story title is also known as "Andrew Jackson." Two brief portions of the program have been deleted for disc turnover. Robert Tallman (writer), Erik Barnouw (writer), John McIntire, Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson (doubles), Ray Collins, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Pringle, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Juano Hernandez, William Johnstone (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Howard Smith, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22884. The Cavalcade Of America. June 16, 1941. Red net. "Annie Oakley". Commercials deleted. The story of the gallant lady marksman and her rise to fame. Agnes Moorehead, Ray Collins, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Karl Swenson (doubles), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Frank Readick (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Edwin Jerome, John McIntire (doubles), Agnes Young (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Brad Barker (animal voices), Ted Jewett (doubles), Elliott Reid, Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22885. The Cavalcade Of America. June 23, 1941. Red net. "Joel Chandler Harris". Commercials deleted. The story of the modest, self-effacing author of the "Uncle Remus" stories of the South. Arthur Miller (writer), Karl Swenson, Agnes Moorehead (triples), Edwin Jerome, Ray Collins (doubles), Juano Hernandez, Junius Matthews, John McIntire, Agnes Young (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ted Jewett, Frank Readick, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22886. The Cavalcade Of America. June 30, 1941. Red net. "Jean Pierre Blanchard". Commercials deleted. The story of the ebulliant Frenchman who ascended in a balloon for the first time, in front of General George Washington! Edwin Jerome, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Larry Robinson, Howard Smith (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Ray Collins (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Agnes Young, Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Karl Swenson (triples), William Pringle, Brad Barker (animal sounds), Garrett Porter (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22887. The Cavalcade Of America. July 7, 1941. Red net. "The Mystery Of The Spotted Death". Commercials deleted. The story of how the U. S. Public Health Service conquered Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever. John McIntire, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Karl Swenson, Agnes Moorehead, Juano Hernandez, William Pringle (doubles), Ray Collins, Frank Readick (doubles), Ted Jewett, Paul de Kruif (author), Erik Barnouw (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Richard Stark (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 26:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22888. The Cavalcade Of America. July 14, 1941. Red net. "Ann Hutchinson". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of the trial and expulsion of the outspoken woman in her fight for religious freedom in the Massachusetts colony. Agnes Moorehead, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone, Ray Collins, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Frank Readick, Pauline Preller (doubles), Joan Tetzel, Agnes Young (doubles), John McIntire, Peggy Riley, William Pringle, Larry Robinson, Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22889. The Cavalcade Of America. July 21, 1941. Red net. "O. Henry". Commercials deleted. A night with Sidney Porter (O. Henry), short story virtuso and an intimate glimpse at his unusual creative process. Karl Swenson, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Kenny Delmar, Agnes Young (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Betty Garde (doubles), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Ted Jewett (triples), Kenny Delmar, John McIntire (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Frank Readick, Norman Rosten (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22890. The Cavalcade Of America. July 28, 1941. Red net. "Clifford Holland". Commercials deleted. A well-done story about the six tunnels below water level that were built by Mr. Holland, and the methods he used to improve the safety of the sandhogs. William Johnstone, Bud Collyer (comercial spokesman), William Pringle (doubles), Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett (triples), Juano Hernandez, Karl Swenson (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Howard Smith, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Richard Stark (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22891. The Cavalcade Of America. August 4, 1941. Red net. "Josephine Baker". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Josephine Baker, the public health doctor who handled the famous case of "Typhoid Mary," and who extended the life span of the poor. Agnes Moorehead, Bud Collyer (announcer), Adelaide Klein (doubles), William Johnstone, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Karl Swenson, Betty Garde (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), John McIntire, Agnes Young (doubles), Florence Halop (doubles), Charita Bauer, Frank Readick, Ted Jewett, Josephine Baker (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22892. The Cavalcade Of America. August 11, 1941. Red net. "Red Lanterns On St. Michael's". Commercials deleted. The story of a daring plan to help the Southern cause during the Civil War, with the help of a submarine. Erik Barnouw (adaptor), Thornwall Jacobs (author), William Johnstone, Agnes Moorehead (triples), John McIntire (doubles), Frank Readick, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Howard Smith (triples), Ted Jewett (doubles), William Pringle (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22893. The Cavalcade Of America. August 18, 1941. Red net. "Eve Of Conflict". Commercials deleted. The story of Stephen A. Douglas, who debated Abrahma Lincoln for the office of president. The story title may be, "Stephen Arnold Douglas." Kenny Delmar, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Pringle (doubles), Ian MacAllaster (triples), Agnes Moorehead (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Frank Readick (triples), William Johnstone, John McIntire, Pauline Preller, Garrett Porter (adaptor), George Milton (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank, Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22894. The Cavalcade Of America. August 25, 1941. Red net. "Sacajawea". Commercials deleted. The story of the Indian squaw who lead the Lewis and Clark expedition to find the "Western Ocean." Edwin Jerome, Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, Ted Jewett, William Johnstone, Carl Frank, Kenny Delmar, Brad Barker (animal sounds), Frank Readick, Karl Swenson, Ronald Liss, Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22895. The Cavalcade Of America. September 1, 1941. Red net. "Leif Ericson". Commercials deleted. The story of the first Viking to find the New World. Karl Swenson, John McIntire, Frank Readick, Everett Sloane, Jeanette Nolan, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone, Kenny Delmar, Edwin Jerome, Agnes Moorehead, Ted Jewett, Norman Rosten (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22896. The Cavalcade Of America. September 8, 1941. Red net. "Geronimo". Commercials deleted. The story of the famous Apache chieftain who battled General Miles of the Cavalry. Kenny Delmar, Jeanette Nolan, Edwin Jerome, John McIntire, Everett Sloane (triples), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), William Johnstone (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Charita Bauer, Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22897. The Cavalcade Of America. September 15, 1941. Red net. "City Of Illusion". Commercials deleted. The story of the fabulous Comstock silver mine in Virginia City, Nevada, and "The Queen of the Comstock." Agnes Moorehead, Karl Swenson (doubles), Frank Readick, Kenny Delmar, William Johnstone (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Betty Garde (doubles), Pauline Preller (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Howard Smith, John McIntire, William Pringle, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Vardis Fisher (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22898. The Cavalcade Of America. September 22, 1941. Red net. "Native Land" Part One. Sponsored by: DuPont. Carl Sandburg reads from his, "The People, Yes!," and "Abraham Lincoln, The War Years." Beautiful radio, well-done. Burgess Meredith (narrator), Carl Sandburg (author, reader, performer), Everett Sloane (triples), Jeanette Nolan (triples), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Frank Readick (quadruples), John McIntire (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Betty Garde (triples), William Johnstone (triples), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Larry Robinson (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett (quadruples), Robert L. Richards (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Carl Frank (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:13. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22899. The Cavalcade Of America. September 29, 1941. Red net. "Native Land" Part Two. Sponsored by: DuPont. Stories about American women through the years, from the Revolutionary War to the "present." Well done. Agnes Moorehead (triples), Charita Bauer (doubles), Joan Tetzel (doubles), John McIntire (triples), Betty Garde (quadruples), Jeanette Nolan (quadruples), Edwin Jerome (triples), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), Robert L. Richards (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), John Millington Synge (author), John Quinn (author), Burgess Meredith (narrator), Judith Anderson, Edward Synge (author), Francis Stephens (author), L. F. Bassett (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22900. The Cavalcade Of America. October 6, 1941. Red net. "Bolivar, The Liberator". Commercials deleted. The story of the liberator of Venezuela and hero in other parts of South America. Paul Muni, Bud Collyer (announcer), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Dudley Nichols (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22901. The Cavalcade Of America. October 13, 1941. Red net. "Waters Of The Wilderness". Commercials deleted. The story of Col. George Rogers Clark, during the American Revolution. The is the first "Cavalcade" show to originate from Hollywood. Kay Francis, Gale Gordon, Lou Merrill (triples), Gerald Mohr, Bea Benaderet (triples), Jack Mather (quadruples), Agnes Moorehead (triples), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Pat McGeehan (triples), Grace Leonard, Earle Ross, Gayne Whitman (performer, commercial spokesman), Catherine Cragen, Jerry Gale, Shirley Siefert (author), William Johnstone (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22902. The Cavalcade Of America. October 20, 1941. Red net. "All That Money Can Buy". Sponsored by: DuPont. A story based on "The Devil and Daniel Webster," which was also released as a film in 1941. Jabez Stone makes a deal with the Devil, then hires Daniel Webster to break the contract. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston, James Craig, Jane Darwell, Anne Shirley, Wally Maher, Earle Ross, Lee Millar (as a dog), Sam Hearn, Phil Kramer, Virgil Reimer, Howard Teichmann (adaptor), Stephen Vincent Benet (author), Edward Arnold, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 28:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

22903. The Cavalcade Of America. October 27, 1941. Red net. "Captain Paul". Commercials deleted. A biography of the great American naval hero, John Paul Jones...a surprisingly tragic figure! John Driscoll (adaptator), Arthur Miller (adaptor), Claude Rains, Bud Collyer (announcer), Betty Garde, Frank Readick, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Horace Braham, Ann Starrett, Karl Swenson, Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, William Johnstone, Edwin Jerome, Edward Ellsberg (author), Lucy Ellsberg (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22904. The Cavalcade Of America. November 3, 1941. Red net. "One Foot In Heaven". Sponsored by: DuPont. Reverend Norman Vincent Peale is introduced as the technical advisor of the film of the same name and speaks after the drama. A heartwarming story about a small town pastor and his problems within the community. Fredric March, Florence Eldridge, Norman Vincent Peale, Bud Collyer (announcer), Betty Garde, Elliott Reid, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), John McIntire, Frank Readick (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Virginia Routh, Karl Swenson, Kenny Delmar, Gertrude Crippen, Hartzell Spence (author), Casey Robinson (screenwriter), Jean Holloway (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

43312. The Cavalcade Of America. November 10, 1941. Red net. "Drums Along The Mohawk". Commercials deleted. A pioneer's story about life in the Mohawk valley during the Indian uprisings. Bud Collyer (anouncer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Henry Fonda, Howard Teichmann (adaptor), Jeanette Nolan, Walter Edmonds (author), Betty Garde, Ted Jewett, Karl Swenson, Frank Readick, Edwin Jerome (doubles), John McIntire, Kenny Delmar, Lamar Trotti (screenwriter), Sonya Levien (screenwriter), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22905. The Cavalcade Of America. November 17, 1941. Red net. "They Died With Their Boots On". Commercials deleted. The story of General George Custer, and the events leading up to the massacre at the Little Big Horn. The picture of the same name opened three days after this broadcast. Errol Flynn, Bud Collyer (announcer), Jeanette Nolan, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), John McIntire (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett, Frank Readick, Buster Wiles, Elliott Reid (doubles), Wally Klein (screenwriter), Aeneas MacKenzie (screenwriter), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22906. The Cavalcade Of America. November 24, 1941. Red net. "So Red The Rose". Commercials deleted. A ficticious Civil War romance set in rural Mississippi. John Bennett, Jeanette Nolan, Karl Swenson, Bud Collyer (announcer), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Juano Hernandez, Elliott Reid (doubles), John McIntire, Ted Jewett, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Frank Readick, Stark Young (author), Laurence Stallings (screenwriter), Edwin Mayer (screenwriter), Maxwell Anderson (screenwriter), William Dorsey (adaptor), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22908. The Cavalcade Of America. December 1, 1941. Red net. "Cimarron". Commercials deleted. A story set in the early Oklahoma Territory. It's about a crusading newspaper editor who always had to move on to the next frontier. The program originates from Hollywood. Edna Ferber (author), Gale Gordon, Irene Dunne, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Paula Winslowe (doubles), Jack Mather, Dorothy Scott, Barbara Jean Wong, Jerry Hausner, Howard McNear (doubles), Lou Merrill, Paul Franklin (adaptor), Robert Tallman, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49518. The Cavalcade Of America. December 8, 1941. Red net. "Men In White". Red Net Pearl Harbor Coverage. Part 72. 7:30 to 8:00 P. M. The Du Pont commercials were either deleted or suspended because of the day's events. The short running time might be due to news bulletins. A dedicated surgeon loses the love of his fiancee because of his devotion to medicine. Franchot Tone, Bud Collyer (announcer), John McIntire, Frank Readick (triples), Elliott Reid (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Ted Jewett, Sarah Fussell, Kenny Delmar, Betty Garde, Arlene Francis, Pauline Preller, Karl Swenson, Peggy Riley, Sidney Kingsley (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 28:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22909. The Cavalcade Of America. December 15, 1941. Red net. "The Great Man Votes". Sponsored by: DuPont. A drunken old man and his grandchildren are thrust into the spotlight during a crucial election when it discovered that he's the only registered voter in his district. The program marks the one hundred and fiftieth anniversary of the Bill Of Rights. A fine portrait of how the America system works. The program originates from Hollywood. Orson Welles, Ray Collins, Gordon Hillman (author), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Gayne Whitman (narrator), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 29:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

106233. The Cavalcade Of America. December 22, 1941. Program #196. Red net. "The Green Pastures". Sponsored by: DuPont. The second dramatization of the story, based on the Pulitzer prize-winning play. The story of the old testament, retold in simple terms, from a Negro point of view. This story was previously produced on, "Cavalcade Of America" on December 25, 1940 (see cat. #22863). Juano Hernandez, Bud Collyer (announcer), The Hall Johnson Choir, Marc Connelly (writer, director), Homer Fickett (producer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22910. The Cavalcade Of America. December 29, 1941. Red net. "The Gorgeous Hussy". Commercials deleted. A story of political intrigue within the Jackson administration. Peggy Eaton, a woman of humble beginnings, alienates Washington society while helping Andrew Jackson defeat his opponents. Paulette Goddard, Frank Readick, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Elliott Reid (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Arlene Francis, Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett (doubles), John McIntire, Betty Garde, Edwin Jerome, Samuel Hopkins (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22911. The Cavalcade Of America. January 5, 1942. Red net. "Valley Forge". Commercials deleted. A portrait of hard times during that depressing winter when General Washington came close to surrendering to the British. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Maxwell Anderson (author), Lionel Barrymore, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Elliott Lewis, Jack Mather, Arthur Q. Bryan, Gordon Wallace, Joseph Du Val, James Eagles, Gerald Mohr, Norman Field, Earle Ross, Vernon Steele, Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22912. The Cavalcade Of America. January 12, 1942. Red net. "The Gentleman From Paris". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of how the Marquis de Lafayette came to America to fight for Liberty with the army of General Washington. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Tallman (writer), Charles Boyer, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Gayne Whitman (performer, commercial spokesman), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Pat McGeehan (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Mary Shipp, William Farnum, Sharon Douglas, Charles Penman (doubles), Elliott Lewis, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Erik Rolf. 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22913. The Cavalcade Of America. January 19, 1942. Red net. "An American Is Born". Commercials deleted. A good story about a Czech couple in Mexico, awaiting an entry visa into the United States. Arch Oboler (adaptor, producer, director), Bette Davis, Raymond Edward Johnson, Bud Collyer (announcer), Fanya Foss (author), Peter Packer (author), Gordon Jenkins (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22914. The Cavalcade Of America. January 26, 1942. Red net. "Tomorrow and Tomorrow". Commercials deleted. A story about a model wife who is bored to tears with her husband. When she has an opportunity to leave with her true love, her son proves a considerable complication. The script was previously broadcast on "The Texaco Star Theatre" in 1938. Madeleine Carroll, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Philip Barry (playwright), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 25:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22915. The Cavalcade Of America. February 2, 1942. Red net. "Captains Of The Clouds". Commercials deleted. A good story about an old-time Canadian barnstorming bush pilot who tries to join the Canadian Air Force during the war. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Tallman (adaptor), James Cagney, Dennis Morgan, Alan Hale, Reginald Denny, Arthur Horman (screenwriter), Richard MacAulay (screenwriter), Norman Raine (screenwriter), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22916. The Cavalcade Of America. February 9, 1942. Red net. "Abraham Lincoln: The War Years". Commercials deleted. A portrait of Mr. Lincoln during the Civil War, excellent radio. This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #17074. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on February 13, 1940 (see cat. #22836) and February 12, 1941 (see cat. #22869). Carl Sandburg (author), Raymond Massey, Robert Sherwood (adaptor), William Johnstone (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), John McIntire (performer, announcer), Elliott Reid (triples), Betty Garde (doubles), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), Ted Jewett (quintuples), Larry Robinson (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Edwin Jerome (triples), Karl Swenson (triples), Peggy Riley (doubles), Kingsley Colton, William Pringle (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

17074. The Cavalcade Of America. February 9, 1942. Program #3. Red net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Abraham Lincoln: The War Years". A very well-written and performed biography of the president. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on February 13, 1940 (see cat. #22836) and on February 12, 1941 (see cat. #22869). See cat. #22916 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Milton Cross (host), Raymond Massey, Robert Sherwood (adaptor), Carl Sandburg (author), William Johnstone (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), John McIntire (performer, announcer), Elliott Reid (triples), Betty Garde (doubles), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), Ted Jewett (quintuples), Larry Robinson (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Edwin Jerome (triples), Karl Swenson (triples), Peggy Riley (doubles), Kingsley Colton, William Pringle (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conducto). 30:01. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22917. The Cavalcade Of America. February 16, 1942. Red net. "The Dark Angel". Commercials deleted. A wartime romance about a doctor who disappears after he loses his vision. Merle Oberon, Karl Swenson, William Johnstone, Ted Jewett, Betty Garde, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, Guy Bolton (playwright), Norman Rosten (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22918. The Cavalcade Of America. February 23, 1942. Red net. "Arrowsmith". Commercials deleted. A dramatization from the famous novel, about a doctor's devotion to science and healing. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Sinclair Lewis (author), Tyrone Power, Lurene Tuttle, Lou Merrill, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Harry Bartell (doubles), Dix Davis, Earle Ross (doubles), Wally Maher, Gail Patrick, Howard McNear (doubles), Howard McNear, Bea Benaderet, Jean Vander Pyl, Walt Snow, Richard Wallace, Catherine Cragen, Jack Mather, Harry Saz, Margaret Lewerth (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22919. The Cavalcade Of America. March 23, 1942. Red net. "Angels On Horseback". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Dr. Mary Breckenridge and her creation of the "Frontier Nursing Service." Robert Tallman (writer), Myrna Loy, William Johnstone, Kenny Delmar, Bud Collyer (announcer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22920. The Cavalcade Of America. April 6, 1942. Red net. "Yellow Jack". Commercials deleted. The story of how Walter Reed found the cure for Yellow Fever in Cuba. The program opening has been upcut. Tyrone Power, Bud Collyer (announcer), Ted Jewett (doubles), Betty Garde, Karl Swenson (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Ian Martin, William Johnstone, John McIntire, Paul Stewart, Jeanette Nolan, Edwin Jerome (double), William Pringle, Frank Readick, Sidney Howard (playwright), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22921. The Cavalcade Of America. April 13, 1942. Red net. "A Continental Uniform". Commercials deleted. The story of Benedict Arnold and his treason. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Tallman (author), Basil Rathbone, Gale Gordon (doubles), Rosemary De Camp, Gerald Mohr (doubles), Lou Merrill (doubles), Erik Rolf (doubles), Elliott Lewis (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (nnouncer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 25:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22922. The Cavalcade Of America. April 20, 1942. Red net. "In This Crisis". Commercials deleted. The story of Thomas Paine and his contributions to the freedoms of America. A good show. Claude Rains, Ray Collins, Gale Gordon (doubles), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Agnes Moorehead, Don Costello, Erik Rolf (doubles), Gavin Gordon, John Lake, Elliott Lewis (triples), Jack Mather (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

22923. The Cavalcade Of America. May 4, 1942. Red net. "The Printer Was A Lady". Commercials deleted. The story of Anne Royall, lady newspaper editor during the Jackson administration. Homer Fickett considered this program to be Lynn Fontanne's radio debut, but actually, she appeared on at least two early broadcasts ("The White Cliffs" of October 13, 1940 [cat. #4703] and "United China Relief" of April 13, 1942 [cat. #12861]) Lynn Fontanne, John McIntire, Larry Robinson, Frank Readick, Edwin Jerome (doubles), William Pringle (triples), Jeanette Nolan, William Johnstone, Kenny Delmar, Ted Jewett, Paul Stewart (doubles), Dwight Weist, Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22924. The Cavalcade Of America. May 11, 1942. Red net. "A Tooth For Paul Revere". Commercials deleted. The amusing fantasy about how a Yankee with a toothache started the American Revolution! The script was subsequently used on "Adventures Ahead" on September 9, 1944 (see cat. #5132) and on "Escape" on July 4, 1948 (see cat. #24283). Stephen Vincent Benet (author, adaptor), Raymond Massey, Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Larry Robinson (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), William Johnstone (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Karl Swenson, Brad Barker (animal noises), Peggy Riley (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Betty Garde (doubles), Paul Stewart, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22925. The Cavalcade Of America. May 18, 1942. Red net. "Remember The Day". Commercials deleted. A good story about a teacher and her special student. A well-written portrait of America. Claudette Colbert, Elliott Lewis, Tommy Cook, Gale Gordon, Louise Erickson, Herb Vigran, Erik Rolf, Janet Beecher, Conrad Binyon, Jack Mather (doubles), George Barraud (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22926. The Cavalcade Of America. May 25, 1942. Red net. "Young Tom Jefferson". Commercials deleted. The story of how Mr. Jefferson was influenced to write the Declaration of Independence. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Tyrone Power, Ray Collins, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Mather (doubles), Clarence Muse, Georgia Backus (doubles), Don Costello (doubles), Gale Gordon (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), William Farnum, Joe Latham, Erik Rolf (doubles), Norman Field, Bob Mauch, Elliott Lewis, Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 25:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22927. The Cavalcade Of America. June 8, 1942. Red net. "The Colossus Of Panama". Commercials deleted. The story of how William Crawford Gorgas eliminated Yellow Fever from the Canal Zone and made possible the building of the Panama Canal. Robert Tallman (writer), Walter Huston, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22928. The Cavalcade Of America. June 22, 1942. Red net. "The Battle Of The Ovens". Commercials deleted. The story of Christopher Ludwig, the elderly baker who helped General Washington win the war! Arthur Miller (writer), Jean Hersholt, Bud Collyer (announcer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22929. The Cavalcade Of America. July 6, 1942. Red net. "The Gentleman From The Islands". Sponsored by: DuPont. A well written story about the events leading to the Hamilton-Burr duel, and the reasons it was fought. Considered to be Alfred Lunt's first radio appearance, he actually appeared on at least two broadcasts before this one ("The White Cliffs" on October 13, 1940 [see cat. #4703] and "United China Relief" of April 13, 1943 [see cat. #12861]. A brief portion has been deleted. Robert Tallman (writer), Alfred Lunt, Bud Collyer (announcer), Edwin Jerome, Ted Jewett (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), James McCallion, Frank Readick, Kenny Delmar, Will Geer, Arlene Francis, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22930. The Cavalcade Of America. July 20, 1942. Red net. "The Wild Young Man". Commercials deleted. A drama about the adventures of Stephen Decatur, battling the pirates of Tripoli. Dean Jagger, Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22931. The Cavalcade Of America. July 27, 1942. Red net. "Man Of Design". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of how Eli Whitney invented the assembly line to mass produce muskets...each with interchangeable parts. Karl Swenson, Paul Stewart (triples), Frank Readick (triples), Charita Bauer, Edwin Jerome, William Johnstone (doubles), Paul Stewart (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Ian Martin, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22932. The Cavalcade Of America. August 3, 1942. Red net. "This Our Exile". Commercials deleted. A drama based on "Evangeline," the fanous poem of the north woods. Madeleine Carroll, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (author), Frank Readick (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Betty Garde (doubles), Kenny Delmar (triples), Paul Stewart (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Will Geer, Karl Swenson, Norman Rosten (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22933. The Cavalcade Of America. August 10, 1942. Red net. "I, Mary Washington". Commercials deleted. The story of the mother of George Washington and how she imparted the seed of greatness to her son. Robert Tallman (writer), Madeleine Carroll, Bud Collyer (announcer), Larry Robinson, Karl Swenson, Edwin Jerome, Ted Jewett, Sarah Fussell, Betty Garde, Kenny Delmar, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 25:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22935. The Cavalcade Of America. August 24, 1942. Red net. "The Giant In The Meadow". Commercials deleted. Dr. Theobald Smith solves the puzzle of Texas Fever infecting cattle in 1893. Milton Geiger (adaptor), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Ralph Bellamy, Paul de Kruif (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22934. The Cavalcade Of America. August 31, 1942. Red net. "Prophet Without Honor". Commercials deleted. The story of the neglected genius of Homer Lea, who among his many other amazing accomplishments, correctly predicted when and where the Japanese would attack the United States. Robert Tallman (writer), Charles Laughton, Joshua Powers (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 26:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22936. The Cavalcade Of America. September 7, 1942. Red net. "Soldier Of A Free Press". Commercials deleted. The story of Richard Harding Davis, America's first war correspondent. Claude Rains, Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 24:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22937. The Cavalcade Of America. September 14, 1942. Red net. Sponsored by: DuPont. An address by Joseph Grew, former U. S. ambassador to Japan, on the occasion of the award of the Army-Navy "E" Award to the Remington Arms Company, Bridgeport, Connecticut. Mr. Grew speaks about our Japanese enemy. The broadcast originates from the Hotel Stratford, Bridgeport. The announcer and music originated from NBC's New York studios. The program closing has been deleted. Joseph Grew, C. K. Davis (President of Remington), Frederic Walcott (former Senator from Connecticut), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 28:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22938. The Cavalcade Of America. September 21, 1942. Red net. "Eagle To Britain". Sponsored by: DuPont. A drama about the Air Transport Command, ferrying bombers to England. A member of the Air Transport Command appears after the story. Kenny Delmar, Milton Geiger (writer), Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Harold Cargill (Lieutenant, Air Transport Comman). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22939. The Cavalcade Of America. September 28, 1942. Red net. "Juarez" ("Thunder From The Mountain"). Commercials deleted. The life story of Benito Juarez, the Mexican patriot. The program is well-done in the Welles tradition, superb radio. Arthur Miller (adaptor), Orson Welles (narrator, performer), Bud Collyer (announcer), Ted Jewett (doubles), Stefan Schnabel (Doubles), Karl Swenson (triples), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Arlene Francis, Frank Readick, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Paul Stewart (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), Nina Brown Baker (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 27:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22940. The Cavalcade Of America. October 5, 1942. Red net. "I Was Married On Bataan". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Army nurse Lieutenant Dorothea Engel, shortly after the Japanese attack on the Phillippines. Arthur Miller (writer), Madeleine Carroll, Arlene Francis, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett, Betty Garde, Peggy Riley (doubles), Bud Collyer (announcer, performer), Kenny Delmar, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22941. The Cavalcade Of America. October 12, 1942. Red net. "Admiral Of The Ocean Sea". Sponsored by: DuPont. A humorous but factual look at some realities behind the legend of Christopher Columbus. Orson Welles, Bud Collyer (announcer), Sarah Fussell, Karl Swenson (doubles), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Frank Readick (triples), Ted Jewett (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Ian Martin, Edwin Jerome, Eliot Morrison (author), Norris Houghton (adaptor), Robert Meltzer (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 29:45. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22942. The Cavalcade Of America. October 19, 1942. Red net. "That They Might Live". Commercials deleted. The story of Marie Zakshefska, a pioneering woman doctor. Madeleine Carroll, Bud Collyer (announcer), Jane Douglas (author), Norman Rosten (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (compose), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22943. The Cavalcade Of America. October 26, 1942. Red net. "In The Best Tradition". Commercials deleted. A history of the early years of the U.S. Navy. Well done! The program features an address by Rear Admiral Blandy (remote from Minneapolis). Peter Lyon (writer), Carl Sandburg (author), Orson Welles, Bud Collyer (announcer), William Blandy, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45031. The Cavalcade Of America. November 2, 1942. Red net. "Toward a Farther Star". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Amelia Earhart, who bravely devoted her life to show the world that flying was not just for men. Bud Collyer (announcer), Madeleine Carroll, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Frank Readick, George Putnam (author), Arthur Miller (adaptor), Addy Richton (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22944. The Cavalcade Of America. November 9, 1942. Red net. "Torpedo Lane". Sponsored by: DuPont. A story of heroism in the tanker service of the Merchant Marine. A young sailor learns that you needn't wear a uniform to provide a valuable service to the country. After the drama, Madeleine Carroll speaks on behalf of the United Seaman's Service. Dean Jagger (narrator), Ann Thomas, Edwin Jerome, Bud Collyer (announcer), Madeleine Carroll, Stuart Hawkins (adaptor), Frederick Painton (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), John Grossman (third mate in the Merchant Marine). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22945. The Cavalcade Of America. November 16, 1942. Red net. "Alaska Under Arms". Commercials deleted. A portrait of the big land to the North and its immense value to America. Arlene Francis (narrator), Bud Collyer (announcer), Everett Sloane (quadruples), Edwin Jerome (sextuples), Karl Swenson (quadruples), Stefan Schnabel (triples), Kenny Delmar (quadruples), James McCallion (quadruples), Will Geer (quadruples), Betty Garde (triples), Chester Stratton (triples), Ted Jewett (sextuples), Juano Hernandez, Frank Readick (triples), Jean Potter (author), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22946. The Cavalcade Of America. November 30, 1942. Red net. "Sister Kenny". Commercials deleted. The story of the Australian nurse who developed a method of treating Polio. After the drama, Sister Elizabeth Kenny appears on the program, speaking from Minneapolis. Madeleine Carroll, Elizabeth Kenny (author, guest speaker), Betty Garde (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Larry Robinson, Will Geer, Karl Swenson (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Adelaide Klein, Everett Sloane, Edwin Jerome, Ted Jewett, Norris Houghton (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22947. The Cavalcade Of America. December 14, 1942. Red net. "The Man Who Wouldn't Be President". Sponsored by: Du Pont. A story about Daniel Webster. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Hector Chevigny (writer), Edward Arnold, Agnes Moorehead, Joseph Kearns, William Farnum, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 30:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22948. The Cavalcade Of America. December 21, 1942. Red net. "A Child Is Born". Sponsored by: DuPont. An original nativity play, well-written and performed. Stephen Vincent Benet (author), Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne, Bud Collyer (announcer), Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett, Ann Thomas, Kenny Delmar, Carl Frank (narrator), Everett Sloane, Charita Bauer, Frank Readick, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Elizabeth Mulliner (vocalist), The Ken Christy Chorus, Arden Cornwell (conductor), Donald Voorhees (conductor(). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22949. The Cavalcade Of America. December 28, 1942. Red net. "The Eagle's Nest". Commercials deleted. The story of Garibaldi's attempt to unify Italy, as told from the perspective of Nazi-occupied Italy. Arthur Miller (adaptor), Paul Muni (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Everett Sloane, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Carl Frank, Karl Swenson (doubles), Junius Matthews, Betty Garde, Will Geer, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Frank Readick, Larry Robinson, Konrad Bercovici (author), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22950. The Cavalcade Of America. January 4, 1943. Red net. "Between Them Both". Commercials deleted. A girl on the homefront has the war brought home to her suddenly when her sister is killed in action overseas. A well-written drama of human emotions. The DuPont Company is presented with a safety award. Nancy Kelly, Bud Collyer (announcer), Virginia Rauth, Carl Frank, Frank Readick (doubles), Agnes Young, Kenny Delmar, Will Geer, Karl Swenson, Betty Garde, Everett Sloane, Ted Jewett (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Jackie Kelk, Ann Starrett, Kay Van Riper (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22951. The Cavalcade Of America. January 11, 1943. Red net. "Diary On A Pig Boat". Sponsored by: DuPont. An exciting submarine adventure, as an American sub takes on the Jap navy. The program includes a short talk by Lieutenant Commander Willard Saunders, a navy submarine commander. Edwin Jerome, Frank Readick, Ted Jewett (doubles), Karl Swenson, Will Geer, Jackie Kelk, Carl Frank, Kenny Delmar, Everett Sloane, Willard Saunders, Frederick Painton (author), Stuart Hawkins (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 29:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22952. The Cavalcade Of America. January 18, 1943. Red net. "Soldiers Of The Tide". Sponsored by: DuPont. An exciting story of Marine heroism on Guadalcanal. Dennis Morgan, Edwin Jerome, Everett Sloane, Kenny Delmar, Ted Jewett, Karl Swenson, Frank Readick, Peter Lyon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), James Gorman (U.S. Marine Corps). 29:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22953. The Cavalcade Of America. January 25, 1943. Red net. "The Flying Tigers". Commercials deleted. A good story about the volunteer American squadron in Rangoon, fighting the Japs before the United States entering the war. The show features an appearance by the first woman Chinese pilot. Ralph Bellamy, Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Carl Frank, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Lee Ya-Ching, Edwin Jerome, Everett Sloane (doubles), Frank Readick, Will Geer (doubles), Kenneth Gamet (screenwriter), Barry Trivers (screenwriter), Robert Whelan (author), Robert Sloane (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22954. The Cavalcade Of America. February 1, 1943. Red net. "To The Shores Of Tripoli". Commercials deleted. The young United States Marines flexes its muscles. Joseph Cotten, Bud Collyer (announcer), Peter Lyon (writer), Carl Carmer (author, researcher), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43313. The Cavalcade Of America. February 8, 1943. Red net. "The Perfect Tribute". Commercials deleted. Quality upgrade of cat. #22955, but the commercials have been deleted. A story behind the writing of the "Gettysburg Address." Edwin Jerome, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Mary Andrews (author), Bud Collyer (announcer), Carl Frank (triples), Everett Sloane (triples), Will Geer, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Frank Readick, Ted Jewett (triples), Karl Swenson (doubles), Raphael Hayes (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22955. The Cavalcade Of America. February 8, 1943. Red net. "The Perfect Tribute". Commercials deleted. A story behind the writing of the "Gettysburg Address." See cat. #43313 for a quality upgrade, but with commercials deleted. Mary Andrews (author), Edwin Jerome, Bud Collyer (announcer), Carl Frank (triples), Everett Sloane (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Frank Readick, Ted Jewett (triples), Karl Swenson (doubles), Raphael Hayes (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (composer). 25:05. Audio condition: Fair to good. Otherwise complete.

22956. The Cavalcade Of America. February 15, 1943. Red net. "War Comes To Dr. Morgan". Commercials deleted. An excellent story about a small town doctor determined to go to war, despite the opposition of his friends and neighbors. Elliott Nugent, Arlene Francis, Frank Readick, Adelaide Klein, Barbara Weeks (doubles), Karl Swenson, Kenny Delmar, Virginia Rauth, Will Geer, Edwin Jerome, Kay Van Riper (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Bud Collyer (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39831. The Cavalcade Of America. February 22, 1943. Red net. "The Plot To Kidnap Washington". Commercials deleted. The story of Hercules Mulligan, a meek New York tailor who was one of George Washington's most valuable spies. Edmund Gwenn, Bud Collyer (announcer), Adelaide Klein, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Will Geer, Ian Martin (doubles), Juano Hernandez, Alfred Shirley, Barbara Weeks, Carl Frank (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Frank Readick (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Carl Carmer (adaptor), Janet Ruscoll (adaptor), Joseph Ruscoll (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39832. The Cavalcade Of America. March 1, 1943. Red net. "Diary Of A Saboteur". Sponsored by: DuPont. A fifth columnist plans to burn down a defense plant with a boobytrapped fountain pen! Mildred Natwick, Joseph Schildkraut, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ted Jewett (doubles), Virginia Rauth (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Howard Smith (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Barbara Weeks, Karl Swenson (doubles), Carl Frank, Will Geer (doubles), Frank Readick, Michael Sayers (author), Albert Kahn (author), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39715. The Cavalcade Of America. March 8, 1943. Red net. "The Eighteenth Captain". Commercials deleted. The story of John Paul Jones, the early days of the U.S. Navy and of Jones' theory of the offensive. Ralph Bellamy, Bud Collyer (announcer, narrator), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Carl Frank (doubles), Kenny Delmar (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Barbara Weeks, Frank Readick, Ted Jewett, Edwin Jerome, Alfred Shirley, William Pringle, Lincoln Lorenz (author), Stuart Hawkins (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39716. The Cavalcade Of America. March 15, 1943. Red net. "A Case For The F. B. I.". Commercials deleted. The F.B.I. takes to the air to capture a kidnapper. A message from J. Edgar Hoover about wartime juvenile delinquency is read. Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edward G. Robinson, Virginia Routh, Everett Sloane, Karl Swenson (doubles), Frank Readick, Barbara Weeks, Ted Jewett (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Sarah Fussell, Carl Frank (doubles), Kenny Delmar, Will Geer, Stuart Hawkins (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39717. The Cavalcade Of America. March 22, 1943. Red net. "Lifetide". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Norman Bethune, who invented the mobile blood bank and worked on the battlefields of Spain and China. The Surgeon General of the Army speaks (from Washington, D. C.) on behalf of blood contributions to the Red Cross. Alfred Lunt, Ted Allen (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Bud Collyer (announcer), James Carr McGee (guest: Surgeon General), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Stefan Schnabel (triples), Will Geer (doubles), Kenny Delmar (triples), Adelaide Klein (triples), Frank Readick, Ian Martin (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), Sarah Fussell, Paul Stewart (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Barbara Weeks (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Carl Frank, Virginia Rauth, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39718. The Cavalcade Of America. March 29, 1943. Red net. "The Cook On The P. T. Boat Writes Home". Sponsored by: DuPont. A dumb cook sees plenty of action against the Japs, while thinking only about food. William Bendix, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Virginia Rauth, Frank Readick, Will Geer, Everett Sloane (doubles), Ian Martin (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Karl Swenson, Carl Frank, Kenny Delmar (doubles), Howard Smith, Jackie Kelk, Edwin Jerome, Ann Thomas, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39719. The Cavalcade Of America. April 5, 1943. Red net. "Submarine Astern". Sponsored by: DuPont. A story of deep-sea action with the Coast Guard battling a Nazi sub. The program includes an interview with Chief Gunner's Mate George Corston, a sailor from the "Campbell." Ray Milland, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), William Johnstone (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Jackie Kelk, Everett Sloane, Barbara Weeks, Frank Readick (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Karl Swenson (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Virginia Rauth, David Harmon (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), George Corston (guest). 29:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39720. The Cavalcade Of America. April 12, 1943. Red net. "The Lengthening Shadow". Commercials deleted. A drama of the life and accomplishments of Thomas Jefferson, on the two hundredth anniversary of his birth. Fredric March, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Virginia Routh, Barbara Weeks, Ted Jewett (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Arlene Francis, Charita Bauer, Frank Readick (doubles), Everett Sloane, William Johnstone (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Ian Martin (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Margaret Burening (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39721. The Cavalcade Of America. April 19, 1943. Red net. "Listen For The Sound Of Wings". Commercials deleted. The story of Pastor Martin Niemoeller, who dared to stand up to Hitler. Arthur Miller (writer), Paul Lukas, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Stefan Schnabel, Carl Frank, Barbara Weeks, Dwight Weist, Kenny Delmar (narrator), Karl Swenson, Will Geer, Frank Readick, Virginia Routh, Jackie Kelk, Ted Jewett, Everett Sloane, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39722. The Cavalcade Of America. April 26, 1943. Red net. "Soldiers In High Boots". Sponsored by: DuPont. A story of the paratroopers who are chosen for a sabotage mission in Norway, and of one of them who was afraid to jump. John Barry, A captain in the paratroops who had just returned from the African invasion, speaks from Washington, D. C. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jonathan Hall, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Nelson, Wally Maher, Bob Bruce, Hal Gerard, Frank Graham (doubles), Joseph Granby, Reed Hadley, Jim Bannon, Hans Conried, Peter Lyon (wrtier), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), John Barry (paratrooper). 28:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Apparently complete.

39723. The Cavalcade Of America. May 3, 1943. Red net. "Soldiers In Greasepaint". Commercials deleted. The story of the first U. S. O. Camp Show tour of the battlefronts. A good show, originating from Hollywood. Kay Francis, Mitzi Mayfair, Martha Raye, Wally Maher (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Hal Gerard (doubles), Virginia Gordon, Joseph Kearns, Bob Bruce (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Eustace Wyatt, Sheila Sheldon, Frank Nelson, Joseph Granby, George Corey (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Jim Bannon (announcer), Georgia Backus (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39724. The Cavalcade Of America. May 10, 1943. Red net. "Fat Girl". Sponsored by: DuPont. The heroic story of a Navy auxiliary oiler, the U. S. S. Neosho, which survived the attack on Pearl Harbor and served valiantly in the Pacific. The captain of the ship appears on the show to thank his crew. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. "Cavalcade" is announced as winning a radio drama award. Edward Arnold, Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (doubles), Leo Cleary (doubles), Bob Bruce (triples), Wally Maher, Edwin Mills (triples), Hal Gerard, William Sloan, John Lake (doubles), Erik Rolf (doubles), Isabel Leighton (author, speaking from New York), Hans Conried (doubles), Paul Peters (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Georgia Backus, Pinky Parker, Noel Mills, John Phillips (U. S. Navy, speaking from New York), Charles Rawlings (author). 28:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

39729. The Cavalcade Of America. May 17, 1943. Red net. "Nurses Under Sealed Orders". Sponsored by: DuPont. A good action story about the nurses left behind on Bataan and Corregidor. Geraldine Fitzgerald, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arthur Arent (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39730. The Cavalcade Of America. May 24, 1943. Red net. "Pharmacist's Mate, First Class". Sponsored by: DuPont. A dramatization of a true story about a pharmacist's mate who performed emergency surgery aboard a submarine. The pharmacist's mate who actually did the operation is interviewed after the story. Michael O'Shea, Alfred Drake, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Ted Jewett (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Florence Halop, Frank Readick (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Jackie Kelk (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Stuart Hawkins (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Wheeler Lipes (? U. S. Navy). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39731. The Cavalcade Of America. May 31, 1943. Red net. "Mr. Lincoln's Wife". Commercials deleted. The tragic personal story of Mary Todd Lincoln. The script was subsequently used on "The Cavalcade Of America" (with the title "The Dark Heart") on June 24, 1952 (see cat. #23009). Helen Hayes, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Sarah Fussell (doubles), Betty Garde (doubles), Virginia Rauth (doubles), Arlene Francis (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Frank Readick (doubles), Larry Robinson, Skip Homeier, Carl Frank (doubles), Edwin Jerome (triples), Will Geer (doubles), Agnes Young (doubles), Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett, Polly Harris (author), Victor Wolfson (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39725. The Cavalcade Of America. June 7, 1943. Red net. "The Enemy Is Listening". Commercials deleted. The story of how rumors, pieced together, may provide the enemy with valuable military information. A slip of the lip actually sinks a ship! Everett Sloane, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jackie Kelk, Karl Swenson, Agnes Young, Frank Readick (doubles), E. A. Krumschmidt, Will Geer (doubles), Mary Francis Heflin, Joan Tetzel, Arlene Francis, Ted Jewett (triples), Edwin Jerome, Betty Garde, Paul Stewart, Carl Frank, Everett Sloane, Doris Nolan, Mignon Everhart (writer; her first radio script), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39726. The Cavalcade Of America. June 14, 1943. Red net. "Make Way For The Lady". Commercials deleted. The story of Mary Putnam Jacobi, one of the first woman doctors. Madeleine Carroll, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arlene Francis (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Stefan Schnabel, Everett Sloane (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Paul Stewart (triples), Virginia Routh (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Skip Homeier, Agnes Young (doubles), Jackie Kelk, Barbara Weeks (doubles), Sarah Fussell, Ian Martin (doubles), William Johnstone, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Will Geer, Sidney Alexander (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 23:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39727. The Cavalcade Of America. June 21, 1943. Red net. "The Unsinkable Marblehead". Sponsored by: DuPont. A good adventure about the cruiser "Marblehead," which was severely damaged in action in the Java Sea, but which made it back to her home port. Dean Jagger (narrator, performer), Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arlene Francis (doubles), Sarah Fussell, Carl Frank (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Jackie Kelk, Paul Stewart (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Ian Martin (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Alfred Shirley (doubles), Virginia Routh, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Dwight Weist (doubles), Charles Freeman (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39728. The Cavalcade Of America. June 28, 1943. Red net. "Sky Nursemaid". Commercials deleted. The story of the newly formed Air Evacuation Transport Service. The program features a soldier who was wounded and saved by these flying nurses. Maureen O'Sullivan, Bud Collyer (announcer), Frank Readick, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Frank Readick, Edwin Jerome, Will Geer (doubles), Everett Sloane, Arlene Francis, Carl Frank, Jackie Kelk, Karl Swenson, Virginia Routh, Ted Jewett, Sue Taylor White (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39732. The Cavalcade Of America. July 5, 1943. Red net. "Listen To The People". Sponsored by: DuPont. A poetic program about America on Independence Day. The epilogue by Carl Sandburg is read by Ethel Barrymore. Stephen Vincent Benet (author), Ethel Barrymore, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Carl Frank (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Stefan Schnabel, Edwin Jerome, Norman Lloyd, Karl Swenson, Ted Jewett, Everett Sloane, Barbara Weeks, Alfred Shirley, Frank Readick, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39733. The Cavalcade Of America. July 12, 1943. Red net. "Soldier Of The Cloth". Commercials deleted. The story of an Army chaplain at Guadalcanal. Everett Sloane (triples), William Sloan, Frank Readick (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), Jackie Kelk, Carl Frank (doubles), Ted Jewett, Ralph Bellamy (narrator, performer), Bud Collyer (announcer), Milton Wayne (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39734. The Cavalcade Of America. July 19, 1943. Red net. "The Schoolhouse At The Front". Commercials deleted. The story of the Special Training Units that teach illiterate soldiers how to read and count. George Tobias, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Ted Jewett, Karl Swenson, Arlene Francis (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), William Johnstone, Virginia Routh, Carl Frank (triples), Jackie Kelk (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Sarah Fussell, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39747. The Cavalcade Of America. July 26, 1943. Red net. "Diamonds At War". Commercials deleted. A melodrama of Nazi spies and industrial diamonds. Charles Coburn, Bud Collyer (announcer), Karl Swenson, Arlene Francis, Ted Jewett, Stefan Schnabel, Everett Sloane, Frank Readick, Carl Frank, Edwin Jerome, Robert Terrall (author), Peter Lyon (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, directotr), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39748. The Cavalcade Of America. August 2, 1943. Red net. "Nine Men Against The Arctic". Commercials deleted. A drama of survival as the crew of a crashed B-17 tries to be rescued from the Greenland ice cap. The story is complete, but the final interview and program closing have been deleted. Dean Jagger, Bud Collyer (announcer), Everett Sloane, William Johnstone, Will Geer, Edwin Jerome, Stefan Schnabel, Karl Swenson (doubles), Frank Readick, Carl Frank (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Norman Lloyd (narrator), Paul Peters (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

39751. The Cavalcade Of America. August 9, 1943. Red net. "Short Cut To Tokyo". Sponsored by: DuPont. A well-done sound portrait of the fight against the Japs in the Aleutian Islands. The script was subsequently used on "Words On War" on October 19, 1943 (see cat. #4629). Ralph Bellamy, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Frank Readick (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Stefan Schnabel (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Florence Halop, Corey Ford (author), Isabel Leighton (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Michael Chimes (harmonica). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39750. The Cavalcade Of America. August 16, 1943. Red net. "The Major and The Mules". Sponsored by: DuPont. The sound of mules in the jungles of New Guinea leads to a victory against the Japs. Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Warren William, Carl Frank, William Johnstone, Frank Readick, Everett Sloane, Edwin Jerome, Will Geer, Ted Jewett, Norman Lloyd, Robert Tallman (writer), Milton Wayne (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39752. The Cavalcade Of America. August 23, 1943. Red net. "The Weapon That Saves Lives". Commercials deleted. The story of the invention of Sulfa drugs. The Surgeon General of the Army speaks about the use of Sulfa drugs during the war. Edmund Lowe, Bud Collyer (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Everett Sloane (doubles), Karl Swenson (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Frank Readick, Stefan Schnabel (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Carl Frank (doubles), Barbara Weeks, William Johnstone, Michael O'Day, Norman Lloyd (doubles), Sarah Fussell, Ted Jewett (doubles), Arthur Arent (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39753. The Cavalcade Of America. August 30, 1943. Red net. "Dear Funnyface". Commercials deleted. A tribute to the Seebees (Construction Battalions). Wendy Barrie, Alfred Drake, Bud Collyer (announcer), Everett Sloane, Will Geer, Virginia Routh, Barbara Weeks, Frank Readick, Ted Jewett, Edwin Jerome, Paul Peters (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39754. The Cavalcade Of America. September 6, 1943. Red net. "Double Play". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of two brothers, both in love with the same girl, and how they used a double play to sink a Japanese ship. The program originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Kent Smith, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Hans Conried, Hal Gerard (doubles), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman, performer), Georgia Backus, Wally Maher, Frank Graham, Kent Smith, Virginia Gordon, Edward Marr (doubles), William Johnstone, Jacland Marmur (author), Isabel Leighton (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 29:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39755. The Cavalcade Of America. September 13, 1943. Red net. "Iron Camels". Sponsored by: DuPont. The U. S. Army Transportation Corps keeps the ammo trains running during the battle of Tunisia. Good radio! Pat O'Brien, Wally Maher, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Herb Vigran (doubles), Howard McNear, Elliott Reid, Frank Graham, Jack Edwards Sr. (doubles), Theodore Von Eltz, William Johnstone, Robert L. Richards (writer), Sue Taylor White (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39756. The Cavalcade Of America. September 20, 1943. Red net. "The Vengeance Of Torpedo Eight". Sponsored by: DuPont. A Navy torpedo squadron, badly mauled at the battle of Midway, gets its chance for revenge at Guadalcanal. The program originates from Hollywood. Randolph Scott, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Wally Maher, Theodore Von Eltz (doubles), Joseph Kearns (doubles), Marjorie Davies, Hal Gerard, Frank Graham (narrator), William Johnstone, Georgia Backus, Lois Corbett, Elliott Reid, Jack Edwards Sr., Ira Wolfert (author), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39757. The Cavalcade Of America. September 27, 1943. Red net. "The Hated Hero Of 1776". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of pamphleteer Thomas Paine during the darkest days of the Revolution. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Basil Rathbone, Ruth Warrick, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Vernon Steele, Carleton Young, Elliott Reid, Frank Graham (narrator), Wally Maher, Howard Fast (author), Raphael Hayes (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 28:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39758. The Cavalcade Of America. October 4, 1943. Red net. "Continue Unloading". Sponsored by: DuPont. A good war story about a Coast Guard cameraman and his pal Joe, who hit the beach under fire in Sicily. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. John Garfield, Wally Maher, Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Joseph Kearns (doubles), Herb Vigran, Howard McNear, Frank Graham, Tyler McVey (doubles), Elliott Reid, Stanley Young (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39759. The Cavalcade Of America. October 11, 1943. Red net. "Bob Hope Reports". Commercials deleted. Bob recreates his first tour of the front in June, 1943. The program features memories of his trip to England, Algiers, Sicily, Iceland. The broadcast originates from Hollywood and marks the start of the program's ninth year on the air. Paul Hilton, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Georgia Backus (doubles), Jim Bannon (announcer), Virginia Gordon, Jack Mather (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Bob Hope, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Edward Marr (doubles), Tom Collins (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Beverly Brown, Elliott Reid, Wally Maher (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Glenn Wheaton (writer). 26:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39760. The Cavalcade Of America. October 18, 1943. Red net. "The General Wore Calico". Commercials deleted. The story of Mary Bickerdyke, the first American woman war volunteer, and her work during the Civil War. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Jane Darwell, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Richard LeGrand (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Stanley Farrar (doubles), Herb Vigran (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Hal Gerard (doubles), Wally Maher (doubles), Jack Edwards Jr. (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Frank Graham, Georgia Backus, Paul Peters (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 25:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39761. The Cavalcade Of America. October 25, 1943. Red net. "Take Her Down!". Commercials deleted. The famous story of Commander Howard Gilmore, the submariner who gave his life so that his ship could be saved. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. The script was used subsequently on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 30, 1944 (see cat. #42202). Robert Young, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Georgia Backus, Frank Graham, William Johnstone, Tyler McVey, William Griffis, Hans Conried, Wally Maher, Jack Edwards Jr., Bob Bruce, Harry Bartell, Norman Rosten (writer), Robert L. Richards (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

39762. The Cavalcade Of America. November 1, 1943. Red net. "Burma Surgeon". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Gordon S. Seagrave, a doctor in the Burmese jungles during the Japanese invasion. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. George Brent, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Eustace Wyatt, Barbara Jean Wong, Wally Maher, Hans Conried, Lucille Meredith, Edward Marr (doubles), Frank Graham, Georgia Backus, William Johnstone (doubles), Gordon Seagrave (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial announcer). 26:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42744. The Cavalcade Of America. November 8, 1943. Red net. "Joe Dyer Ends A War". Sponsored by: DuPont. Connecticut and Pennsylvania nearly go to war over a boundary dispute in 1782. Announcer Gayne Whitman salutes women in the DuPont work force. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. James Craig, Beulah Bondi, Victor Wolfson (writer), Robert L. Richards (writer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Conrad Binyon, Joseph Kearns (doubles), Joe Forte (doubles), Bob Bruce (doubles), Eustace Wyatt (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Wally Maher (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Frank Graham (narrator, performer), Joseph Du Val (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 29:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42745. The Cavalcade Of America. November 15, 1943. Red net. "Twelve Desperate Miles". Commercials deleted. The story of "The Contessa," a beat-up tramp steamer and her motley crew, who play a vital part in the invasion of Africa. Gayne Whitman speaks on the topic, "Rayon Goes To War." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Edward Arnold, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Bertram Fowler (author), Isabel Leighton (adaptor), Milton Wayne (adaptor), William Griffis, William Johnstone (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Wally Maher, Harry Bartell (doubles), Eustace Wyatt, Harry Lang, Frank Graham, Bob Bruce (doubles), Joseph Kearns, Homer Fickett (composer, conductor). 28:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42746. The Cavalcade Of America. November 22, 1943. Red net. "Soldiers Of The Soil". Commercials deleted. A story based on the DuPont sponsored film of the same name. A soldier returns to the farm after losing his sight, his brother feels that he must join the Marine Corps to take his brother's place. Good radio. Gayne Whitman delivers a Thanksgiving message. The program originates from Hollywood. Carol Nye, Russell Hayden, Stuart Hawkins (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Fay Helm, Georgia Backus, Joel Davis, Lila Webb, Will Wright, Frank Graham, Dix Davis, William Johnstone, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42747. The Cavalcade Of America. November 29, 1943. Red net. "The Wise, Mad General". Commercials deleted. A story based on "Mutiny In January," by Carl Van Doren. A group of sergeants and enlisted men rebel against their officers during the Revolutionary War, but refuse to become traitors. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lloyd Nolan, Warner Baxter, Carl Van Doren (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Robert L. Richards (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Georgia Backus, William Johnstone (doubles), Hans Conried (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Jack Edwards Sr. (doubles), Billy Roy, Frank Graham (doubles), Wally Maher, Jay Novello, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

17931. The Cavalcade Of America. December 6, 1943. NBC net. "Navy Doctor". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of a day in the life of a Navy doctor. A good action yarn, as the U. S. S. Astoria is attacked by the Japs and blown up. Brian Donlevy, Paul Peters (author, adaptor), Will Geer, Ted Jewett (doubles), Paul Stewart (triples as a performer also is the producer, director), Frank Readick (doubles, Everett Sloane (narrator), Edwin Jerome, Owen Jordan (triples), Charles Fowler (author), Carl Frank (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Fred Uttal, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42748. The Cavalcade Of America. December 13, 1943. Red net. "Check Your Heart At Home". Commercials deleted. A story based on the book, "They Sent Me To Iceland," by Jane Goodell. A woman puts aside her dreams of a show business career to volunteer for the Red Cross in Iceland when the war begins. Burl Ives, Carl Frank (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jane Goodell (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Shirley Booth, Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Arden Cornwell (composer), Paul Stewart (producer, director), Ned Wever, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Helen Claire (doubles), Elaine Kent, Ted Jewett (doubles), Owen Jordan (triples), Paul Stewart (doubles), Will Geer (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), Alfred Shirley, Peg La Centra, Adelaide Klein. 24:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42749. The Cavalcade Of America. December 27, 1943. Red net. "U-Boat Prisoner". Commercials deleted. An American merchant sailor is torpedoed twice by the Nazis, and then rescued by the submarine which sunk his ships! Richard Arlen, Archie Gibbs (author), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Carl Frank (announcer), Roland Winters (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), Peter Capell, Jack MacBryde (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Louisi Saas, Stefan Schnabel, Mandel Kramer (doubles), Paul Stewart (producer, director), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42750. The Cavalcade Of America. January 3, 1944. Red net. "Bullseye For Sammy". Commercials deleted. A sailor with a bad attitude goes AWOL, but is given a second chance to become a good sailor aboard a sub chaser. Alfred Drake, Jackie Kelk, Lawrence Schwab (writer), Arthur Arent (writer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Carl Frank (announcer), Bud Collyer (commercial spokesman), Paul Stewart (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Ned Wever, John Thomas, Ted Jewett (doubles), Agnes Young (doubles), Floyd Beeckley (doubles), Frank Readick (doubles), Martin Wolfson (doubles), Will Geer, Norman Lloyd, Edwin Jerome (doubles). 26:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42282. The Cavalcade Of America. January 10, 1944. Red net. "Here Is Your War". Commercials deleted. Excellent stories by Ernie Pyle, as written with the troops in North Africa. The script was used previously on "Words At War" on November 2, 1943 (see cat. #4631) and subsequently on "Words At War" on June 13, 1944 (see cat. #62053). The broadcast originates from Hollywood. James Gleason, Ernie Pyle (author), Stanley Young (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), William Griffis (doubles), William Johnstone, Joseph Du Val, Wally Maher, Pinto Colvig, Frank Graham (doubles), Edward Marr (doubles), Jack Edwards Sr. (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Charlie Lung (doubles), Harry Bartell, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42751. The Cavalcade Of America. January 17, 1944. Red net. "Terrence O'Toole, M. P.". Commercials deleted. A member of the Military Police, who expects to spend the war guarding prisoners, finds himself in the thick of combat action. Gayne Whitman reports on the progress being made with tinned foods. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. George Murphy, Milton Wayne (writer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Franklin Parker, Edward Marr, William Griffis, James Nusser, Tyler McVey (doubles), Dick Ryan, Jeanette Nolan, Wally Maher, George Neise, Robert Bruce, Charlie Lung, Ken Christy, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 28:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42752. The Cavalcade Of America. January 24, 1944. Red net. "The Doctor Shoots A Cannon". Sponsored by: DuPont. Two doctors and a pair of volunteers race against the clock to find a prevention for "flash burn." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Preston Foster, Otto Kruger, Gene Lockhart, Paul Peters (writer), Robert Tallman (writer), Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42753. The Cavalcade Of America. January 31, 1944. Red net. "The Sailor Takes a Wife". Commercials deleted. A city editor makes a "grandstand play" to impress his girl and joins the Merchant Marine. He discovers that there's a lot more to the service than he thought. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Dick Powell, Ona Munson, Allan Sloane (writer), Frank Graham (narrator), Edward Marr (doubles), Franklin Parker (doubles), Wally Maher, John McIntire, Robert Bruce, George Neise, Herb Lytton (doubles), Tyler McVey, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 26:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42754. The Cavalcade Of America. February 7, 1944. Red net. "Prologue To Glory". Commercials deleted. The story of the youthful years of Abe Lincoln, up until his unsuccessful campaign for the office of Senator. E. P. Conkle (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (music director), Roland Winters (announcer), Raymond Massey, Edwin Jerome, Ted Osborne (doubles), Ted de Corsia, Evelyn Varden , Nell Harrison, Everett Sloane, Agnes Young, Norman Lloyd (doubles), Ted Jewett, Charita Bauer, Bill Adams (narrator), Paul Stewart (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (comoser). 26:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42755. The Cavalcade Of America. February 14, 1944. Red net. "G. I. Valentine". Sponsored by: DuPont. Frances Langford sings "Please Don't Cry," and recalls her U. S. O. tour to Alaska, England, and North Africa with Bob Hope (Bob Hope is not on this program). A good show. The program originates from Hollywood. Frances Langford, June Lockhart, Tony Romano, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Jim Bannon (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Frank Graham (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Wally Maher, Georgia Backus, Ed Penney, Janet Logan (doubles), William Griffis, John W. Bailey Jr., Franklin Parker, Lurene Tuttle, Homer Fickett (producer, director), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42756. The Cavalcade Of America. February 21, 1944. Red net. "The Purple Heart Comes To Free Meadows". Commercials deleted. A G. I. returns to his New England home, reluctant to talk about his Purple Heart. A chat with General Washington clears his thinking. Dick Foran (doubles), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Guy Kibbee, Halsted Welles (writer), Parker Fennelly (doubles), Roland Winters (announcer), Wendy Barrie (doubles), Agnes Young, Everett Sloane (doubles), Norman Lloyd (doubles), Eva Condon, Ted Jewett (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Paul Stewart (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42757. The Cavalcade Of America. February 28, 1944. Red net. "Junior Angel". Commercials deleted. A fourteen-year old-girl is determined to contribute to the war effort and becomes a nurse's aide. Virginia Weidler, Jane Darwell, Peter Lyon (writer), Donald Voorhees (orchestra director), Roland Winters (announcer), Agnes Young, Nell Harrison, Marilyn Erskine, Vera Allen, Edwin Jerome, Charita Bauer, Pat Ryan, Mary Francis Heflin (doubles), Chester Stratton, Paul Stewart (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42758. The Cavalcade Of America. March 6, 1944. Red net. "Odyssey To Freedom". Commercials deleted. The story of Edward Kowalski, who escaped from two Nazi Concentration camps, came to America and joined the U. S. Navy to fight again! A good action yarn. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Isabel Leighton (writer), Milton Wayne (writer), Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham, Robert Bruce (doubles), Forrest Lewis (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Hal Gerard, Arthur Q. Bryan, Tyler McVey (doubles), Edward Marr, Franklin Parker, Jack Bailey, John McIntire (doubles), Albert Van Antwerp, Harry Lang. 25:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42759. The Cavalcade Of America. March 20, 1944. Red net. "G. I. Circuit". Commercials deleted. The adventures of a lady accordion player on a U. S. O/ tour in the jungles of the South Pacific. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Joe E. Brown (narrator), Ann Sothern, Paul Peters (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), William Griffis (doubles), Bob Latting (doubles), Jack Edwards Jr. (doubles), Wally Maher (doubles), Will Wright (doubles), Robert Clarke (doubles), Franklin Parker (doubles), Diana Gayle, Tyler McVey (doubles), Tom Holland (doubles), Arthur Q. Bryan (doubles), Edward Marr, Polly Connell, Frank Graham, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42760. The Cavalcade Of America. March 27, 1944. Red net. "So Sorry, No Mercy". Commercials deleted. The story of Royal Arch Gunnison, broadcaster for the Mutual radio network, who was captured and tortured by the Japanese. Royal Arch Gunnison appears on the program and speaks at the end of the story, with words of encouragement to people still under the domination of the Japs. "Hold out," he says, "We are coming back!" Good radio! Jim Bannon (announcer), Joseph Russell (writer), Pat O'Brien, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Royal Arch Gunnison, Stanley Young (adaptor), Frank Graham (doubles), Wally Maher, Jack Edwards Jr. (doubles), Herb Lytton, Irene Tedrow, Robert Bruce, Eric Snowden, Charlie Lung, Georgia Backus (doubles), Albert Van Antwerp, Barbara Jean Wong, Alex Havier, Edward Marr, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42761. The Cavalcade Of America. April 3, 1944. Red net. "Ambulance Driver, Middle East". Commercials deleted. The story of William Prescott of the American Field Service in the Middle East, and his battle against an epidemic of smallpox. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Lal Chand Mehra, John McIntire, Barbara Jean Wong, Cy Kendall, Tom Collins, Leo Cleary, Alan Ladd, Arthur Arent (writer), Pat Sylvester, Jack Edwards Jr., Charlie Lung, Wally Maher, Paul Franklin (writer), Homer Fickett (producer, director). 24:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42762. The Cavalcade Of America. April 10, 1944. Red net. "The First Commando". Commercials deleted. The story of General Francis Marion, who fought the British in the swamps of South Carolina during the Revolutionary War. The story is told with singing transitions, good radio! Peter Lyon (writer), Alan Lomax (writer), Donald Voorhees (music director), Roland Winters (announcer), House Jameson, Geoffrey Bryant (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ronald Liss, Alfred Drake, Everett Sloane, Everett Sloane, Ted Jewett, Ted Jewett, Janet Fox, Frank Pacelli, Harry Belova, Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42763. The Cavalcade Of America. April 17, 1944. Red net. "A Mask For Jefferson". Commercials deleted. How Thomas Jefferson was nearly strangled by the plaster of a life mask, and memories of the advice given by Jefferson to "A," "B," and "C" about the coming Revolution in France. Fascinating listening! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston, Arthur Arent (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Frank Graham (narrator, performer), Ian Wolfe, Janet Waldo, Hans Conried, Albert Van Antwerp (doubles), Virginia Gregg, Franklin Parker, Hal Gerard, George Sorel, Georgia Backus, Charlie Lung, George Neise, Herbert Rawlinson, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42764. The Cavalcade Of America. April 24, 1944. Red net. "The Story Of Penicillin". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Alexander Fleming who discovered the drug, and Dr. John Florey, who made the use of penicillin possible. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. George Coulouris (narrator), Jim Bannon (announcer), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Thomas Mitchell, Herbert Rawlinson, Joe Forte (doubles), Forrest Lewis (doubles), Charlie Lung, Edward Marr, Irene Tedrow (doubles), Georgia Backus, Frank Graham, James Nusser, George Neise, Bob Jellison. 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42765. The Cavalcade Of America. May 15, 1944. Red net. "The Blessings Of Liberty". Commercials deleted. A well-written portrait of the U.S. Constitution, from the point of view of a G.I. fighting in Italy. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. John Garfield, Robert L. Richards (writer), Sylvia Richards (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Francis X. Bushman (triples), Bob Jellison, Frank Graham, Paul Hilton, Dick Ryan (doubles), Griff Barnett, Howard McNear (doubles), Georgia Backus, Tom Holland, Conrad Binyon, Franklin Parker (doubles), Forrest Lewis, Howard McNear, Adelaide Klein, Janet Waldo, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42766. The Cavalcade Of America. May 22, 1944. Red net. "A Ship To Remember". Commercials deleted. The story of the building of the aircraft carrier "Hornet." General Doolittle's raid on Tokyo was made from her decks, she was in the battle of Midway, and sunk "The Hornet." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Alexander R. Griffin (author), Edith Sommer (adaptor), Edward Marr, Jim Bannon (announcer), John Hodiak, Preston Foster, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Robert Bruce (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Tom Holland, Frank Graham (doubles), Harry Bartell (doubles), Charlie Lung, Tyler McVey, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42767. The Cavalcade Of America. June 5, 1944. Red net. "Treason". Commercials deleted. The story of Matthew Clarkson, the aide-de-camp to Benedict Arnold, who had to choose between loyalty to his country or to his General. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Joseph Cotten, Richard Whorf, Robert Gessner (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Frank Graham, Albert Van Antwerp, Dorothy Lovett, Joe Forte, Lurene Tuttle, Howard McNear, Homer Fickett (producer, director). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42152. The Cavalcade Of America. June 12, 1944. Red net. "My Fighting Congregation". Commercials deleted. A good story about William Taggart, an Army chaplain at an Air Force base, and a non-believer he meets while stationed in the 19th Bombardment Group, U. S. Army. The Army Chief of Chaplains, General Arnold, speaks from Washington. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Wally Maher, William C. Arnold, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Frank Graham, Bob Jellison, Edward Marr, Jack Edwards Jr., Harry Bartell, Robert Bruce, Harry Lang, Tom Holland. 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42153. The Cavalcade Of America. June 19, 1944. Red net. "Tokyo Spearhead". Commercials deleted. A group of soldiers from Michigan find themselves in the New Guinea jungles, trying to cross nearly impassable mountains. The true story is taken from the diary of Sgt. Paul Lutsens. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Feins (adaptor), Jim Bannon (announcer), Richard Conte, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Russell Hughes (adaptor), Stu Erwin, Paul Lutsens (author). 26:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42154. The Cavalcade Of America. June 26, 1944. Red net. "What Price Freedom?". Commercials deleted. The story of how Robert Morris became Superintendant of Finance during the Revolutionary War and labored to stabilize the currency of the new nation. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Secretary of the Treasury Henry Morgenthau makes an appeal for the sale of war bonds. Jim Bannon (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jane Drennan, Shirley Mitchell, Victor Rodman (doubles), William Griffis (doubles), Albert Van Antwerp (doubles), Halsted Welles (writer), Herbert Marshall, Herbert Rawlinson, Frank Graham (doubles), Sara Berner, Dick Ryan (doubles), Dix Davis (doubles), Bob Jellison (doubles), Homer Fickett (producer, director), Henry Morgenthau. 26:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42155. The Cavalcade Of America. July 3, 1944. Red net. "My Friend McNair". Sponsored by: DuPont. A combat story, with echoes of the Liberty Bell ringing in a dying man's ears. Barbara Weeks, Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Everett Sloane, Jose Ferrer, Leonard Spigelgass (adaptor), Roland Winters (announcer), Tammy Carter (author), Paula Victor, Jack Manning, Ted Jewett, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (commercial spokesman). 29:03. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

42156. The Cavalcade Of America. July 24, 1944. Red net. "Lovely Lady". Commercials deleted. During the invasion of Sicily, a Private and his bulldozer perform a miracle while building a bridge and doing the impossible. Daniel Taradash (writer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edwin Jerome, Julian Blaustein (adaptor), Roland Winters (anouncer), Ted de Corsia, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Larry Haines, Ted Jewett, Will Geer, Everett Sloane, Martin Wolfson, Staats Cotsworth, Ed Begley, Dwight Weist (narrator). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42157. The Cavalcade Of America. July 31, 1944. Red net. "Conquest Of Quinine". Commercials deleted. The search for an artificial method production of the vital medicine "quinine," and how doctors Robert Woodward and William Doering finally succeeded. House Jameson (narrator), Arthur Arent (writer), Donald Voorhees (music supervisor), Roland Winters (announcer, performer: doubles), John Moore, Sarah Fussell, Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), John Griggs (doubles), Martin Blaine (doubles), Neil Fitzgerald (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Peg La Centra, Donald Randolph (doubles), Jack Manning, Guy Sorel, Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42192. The Cavalcade Of America. August 7, 1944. Red net. "A Walk In The Sun". Commercials deleted. A classic war adventure about an American platoon on assignment...somewhere in Italy. Frank Lovejoy (narrator), Everett Sloane, Larry Haines, Roland Winters (announcer), Harry Brown (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (music director), Ted Jewett, Jack Manning (doubles), Owen Jordan (doubles), Everett Sloane (doubles), Staats Cotsworth, Ken Lynch, Warren Parker, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42193. The Cavalcade Of America. August 14, 1944. Red net. "The Gals They Left Behind". Commercials deleted. A portrait of women down on the farm while their men are at war. Shirley Booth, Helen Claire, Parker Fennelly, Patsy O'Shea, Margaret Shea (author), Edith Sommer (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (music director), Roland Winters (announcer), Brad Barker, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell, King Ross (harmonica). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42194. The Cavalcade Of America. August 21, 1944. Red net. "The Story Of Canine Joe". Commercials deleted. An All-American collie goes to war! Everett Sloane, Arthur Miller (writer), Brad Barker (as the dog!), Donald Voorhees (music director), Roland Winters (announcer), Warren Parker (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Ted Jewett (doubles), George Mitchell, Peg La Centra, Larry Haines, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42195. The Cavalcade Of America. August 28, 1944. Red net. "Yankee From Olympus". Commercials deleted. The story of Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes...who was much more than that! Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Isiah Lee (adaptor), Karl Swenson, Katherine Brinker Bowen (author), Roland Winters (announcer), Everett Sloane (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Sydney Smith, Betty Caine, Evelyn Varden, Horace Braham, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42196. The Cavalcade Of America. September 4, 1944. Red net. "What Makes A Hero?". Commercials deleted. The story of Corporal James Slayton, and how he won the Congressional Medal Of Honor, the DSC, and many more honors. Bernard Feins (writer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Richard Widmark, Roland Winters (anouncer), Russell Hughes (writer), Staats Cotsworth, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Larry Haines (doubles), Everett Sloane, Larry Fletcher, Warren Parker (doubles), Jack Manning (doubles), George Mitchell, Jack Arnold, Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42197. The Cavalcade Of America. September 11, 1944. Red net. "The Doctor Gets The Answer". Commercials deleted. A look at how the Army is treating "Battle Fatigue" in today's combat soldiers. Donald Buka, Edwin Jerome, Peter Lyon (writer), Roland Winters (announcer), Donald Voorhees (composer, conductor), Everett Sloane (doubles), Guy Sorel, Hester Sondergaard, Ethel Everett, Frank Lovejoy (doubles), Martin Blaine, Paul Stewart (producer, director). 27:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42198. The Cavalcade Of America. September 18, 1944. Red net. "Hymn From The Night". Commercials deleted. The first show of the tenth season. The story of Julia Ward Howe and how she came to write, "The Battle Hymn Of The Republic." The first show with Walter Huston as host. The broadcst originates from Hollywood. Robert Tallman (writer), Howard McNear (doubles), Lillian Randolph, Walter Huston (host), Rosalind Russell, Leo Cleary (doubles), Franklin Parker (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Frank Graham (doubles), Ian Wolfe, John McIntire (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:61. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42199. The Cavalcade Of America. September 25, 1944. Red net. "Lifetide". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Norman Bethune, who invented the mobile blood bank and started the use of blood plasma. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston (host), Walter Pidgeon, Ted Allen (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (arranger, conductor), Howard McNear (doubles), Wally Maher (doubles), Bea Benaderet (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Albert Van Antwerp, Edward Marr (doubles), Dick Ryan, Bob Bruce, Norma Jean Nilsson, Tom Holland (doubles), Barbara Jean Wong, Bob Jellison, Charlie Lung (doubles), Lurene Tuttle (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Frank Graham (narrator), Georgia Backus (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42200. The Cavalcade Of America. October 9, 1944. Red net. "Valley Forge". Commercials deleted. A program about the troubles of General Washington during that terrible winter. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston (host, performer), Maxwell Anderson (author), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Herbert Rawlinson, John McIntire (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Albert Van Antwerp (doubles), Bob Jellison, Pinky Parker (doubles), Tom Holland (doubles), Boyd Davis, Ernest Whitman, Robert Tallman (adaptor). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

107790. The Cavalcade Of America. October 16, 1944. Red net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "Report From The Pacific". A dramatized tour of the front lines with Bob and his radio show cast. The first 14:18 only. Walter Huston (host), Bob Hope, Frances Langford, Jerry Colonna, Tony Romano (guitar). 14:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

42201. The Cavalcade Of America. October 23, 1944. Red net. "The Girl Lincoln Loved". Commercials deleted. A story about the romance between Ann Rutledge and the young Mr. Lincoln. The script was used previously on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 23, 1940 (see cat. #43307). The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston (host), Norman Corwin (writer), Joan Fontaine, John McIntire, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jeanette Nolan, Albert Van Antwerp, Lou Merrill, Herbert Rawlinson, John McIntire, Tom Holland, Franklin Parker, Tommy Bernard, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42202. The Cavalcade Of America. October 30, 1944. Red net. "Take Her Down". Commercials deleted. The story of Commander Howard Gilmore, U. S. N., who sacrificed himself by ordering his submarine to submerge, while he was trapped on deck. This is Clark Gable's first radio performance since being released from active duty. The script was used previously on "The Cavalcade Of America" on October 25, 1943 (see cat. #39761). The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Clark Gable, Walter Huston (host), Norman Rosten (writer), Robert L. Richards (writer), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Lou Merrill, Jack Edwards Jr., Edward MacDonald, Bob Bruce, John McIntire, Tyler McVey, Frank Graham, Frank Graham, Georgia Backus, Harry Bartell, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42203. The Cavalcade Of America. November 13, 1944. Red net. "The Laziest Man In The World". Sponsored by: DuPont. A portrait of the inventive genius of one of our founding fathers, Benjamin Franklin. The program originates from Hollywood. Jean Vander Pyl, John McIntire, Billy Roy, Anne Stone (doubles), Boyd Davis, Davis Hughes, Frank Graham, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Tommy Cook, Charles Laughton, Eleanor Taylor, Erik Barnouw (writer), Gayne Whitman, Harry Powers (musical glasses), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Walter Huston (host), Dix Davis, Delie Ellis. 30:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42204. The Cavalcade Of America. November 20, 1944. Red net. "The Admiral". Commercials deleted. The story of Admiral Dewey at the start of the Spanish American War. The program describes an early crusade for a strong navy. This is the first radio appearance by Robert Montgomery since being released from active duty. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Montgomery, Walter Huston (host), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Tom Holland (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Robert Clarke (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Charlie Lung (doubles), Bob Cole (doubles), Lou Merrill (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Laurin Healy (author), Louis Kutner (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42205. The Cavalcade Of America. November 27, 1944. Red net. "Witness For The People". Commercials deleted. The story of Anne Royall, a crusading journalist who fought for the freedom of the press during the presidency of Andrew Jackson. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston (host), Fay Bainter, Ray Collins, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Robert L. Richards (writer), Tommy Bernard, Herbert Rawlinson (doubles), Jeanette Nolan, Gerald Keene (doubles), Lou Merrill (doubles), Joseph Du Val (doubles), Frank Graham, John McIntire, Howard McNear, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42206. The Cavalcade Of America. December 4, 1944. Red net. "Doughnut Girl". Commercials deleted. The story of Patricia Holland from Chicago, and her work with the Red Cross in New Guinea. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lana Turner, Walter Huston (host, narrator), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Martin (doubles), Peg La Centra, John McIntire (doubles), Harry Bartell, Virginia Curley, Bob Cole (doubles), Bob Jellison, Frank Graham, Tom Holland, Polly Connell, Mary Brown, Catherine Cragen, Edith Somner (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42207. The Cavalcade Of America. December 11, 1944. Red net. "The Conquest Of Pain". Commercials deleted. The history of surgical anaesthesia and the development of the use of ether. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Huston (host), Brian Donlevy (narrator), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Dorothy Lovett (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Fred Howard (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson (doubles), Tyler McVey (triples), Frank Graham (doubles), Paul McVey (triples), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Boyd Davis (triples), Pinky Parker, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43310. The Cavalcade Of America. December 25, 1944. Red net. "America For Christmas". Sponsored by: DuPont. A well-done music-and-story tour around America. Walter Huston (host), Peter Lyon (adaptor), A. L. Bodkin (author), The Sportsmen, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (conductor), Woody Guthrie (composer), Earl Robinson (arranger), Dick Ryan (doubles), Bob Jellison (doubles), Tom Holland (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Griff Barnett (doubles), Pinky Parker (doubles), Paul McVey (doubles), Lou Merrill (doubles), Frank Graham (narrator, performer), Polly Connell, Herb Lytton (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42208. The Cavalcade Of America. January 1, 1945. Red net. "Westward The Women". Commercials deleted. The story of Abigail Duniway's fight for women's rights in the Oregon Territory in the 19th century. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Leone LeDoux, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Dick Ryan (doubles), Barbara Eiler (doubles), Verna Felton (doubles), Fred Howard, Lou Merrill (doubles), Katherine Kerry (doubles), John McIntire (doubles), Griff Barnett (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Frank Graham (doubles), Lila Webb (doubles), Tommy Bernard, Peg La Centra (doubles), Nancy Wilson Ross (author), Turner Bullock (adaptor), Ann Harding, Charlie Lung (doubles), Bob Jellison (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Walter Huston (host), Gayne Whitman (announcer). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42210. The Cavalcade Of America. January 8, 1945. Red net. "Name, Rank, Serial Number". Commercials deleted. Four captured American aviators are questioned by Nazi intelligence and unknowingly reveal important information. The program is based on an AAF training film written by Harold Medford entitled, "Resisting Enemy Interrogation." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Forrest Lewis, John McIntire (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Herb Lytton (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Walter Huston (host), William Holden (narrator), Trude Burke, Paul Theodore (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Pat McVey, Ben Kagan (adaptor), Charles Tannen, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Harold Medford (Technical Sergeant, author), James Seeay, John Arthur Kennedy, John Beal, Kent Smith. 27:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42211. The Cavalcade Of America. January 15, 1945. Red net. "Immortal Wife". Commercials deleted. The story of Jesse Benton Fremont, wife of the famous American explorer, soldier and statesman John Fremont. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ida Lupino, Frank Graham, Irving Stone (author), Halsted Welles (adaptor), Walter Huston (host), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), John McIntire, Jane Morgan, Anne Stone (doubles), Jean Vander Pyl, Herbert Rawlinson, Fred Howard, Griff Barnett, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

105715. The Cavalcade Of America. January 29, 1945. Red net. "A Race For Lennie". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Frederick Grant Banting and Charles H. Best, and their discovery of insulin. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. See cat. #42212 for a more complete, AFRS rebroadcast of this program. The first 20:31 only. Vincent Price, Richard Whorf, Walter Huston (host), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Frank Graham, Dorothy Lovett, Earle Ross, Pinky Parker, Earl Keen (doubles), John McIntire, Tommy Bernard, Bob Jellison, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 20:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

42212. The Cavalcade Of America. January 29, 1945. Red net. "A Race For Lennie". Commercials deleted. The story of Frederick Grant Banting and Charles H. Best, and their discovery of insulin. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. See cat. #105715 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast, but it is not complete. Vincent Price, Richard Whorf, Walter Huston (host), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Frank Graham, Dorothy Lovett, Earle Ross, Pinky Parker, Earl Keen (doubles), John McIntire, Tommy Bernard, Bob Jellison, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22957. The Cavalcade Of America. February 5, 1945. Red net. "The Road To Berlin". Sponsored by: DuPont. 8:00 P.M. A program in honor of the fourth anniversary of the U.S.O. Bing re-creates his trip to Europe. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bing Crosby, Darlene Garner, Gayne Whitman, Jeannie Durelle, Joe DeRita, Walter Huston (host), Glenn Wheaton (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 30:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

42213. The Cavalcade Of America. February 12, 1945. Red net. "The Man Who Taught Lincoln". Commercials deleted. The story of a rural school teacher, Mentor Graham, and his most unusual pupil. The program is referred to as, "The DuPont Cavalcade Theatre." The last program hosted by Walter Huston, the broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Reines (adaptor), D. F. Nicholls (author), Gayne Whitman (announcer), John McIntire, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Walter Huston (host, performer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Victor Rodman, Griff Barnett, Barbara Lee Benton, Jeanette Nolan, Pat Lowery (doubles), Frank Graham, Joel Davis, Beverly Barnes. 27:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42214. The Cavalcade Of America. February 19, 1945. Red net. "Washington and The Traitor". Commercials deleted. 8:00 P.M. The story of the crucial twenty-four hours that saved the United States and brought about the ruination of Benedict Arnold. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Herbert Marshall, Carl Van Doren (author), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Paul Theodore, John McIntire, Herbert Rawlinson, Lurene Tuttle, Frank Graham, Howard McNear, Verne Smith (narrator), Forrest Lewis, Paul Marion, Griff Barnett, Joseph Kearns, Tom Holland, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42215. The Cavalcade Of America. February 26, 1945. Red net. "Flight Nurse". Commercials deleted. The story of a tough flight nurse with a plane full of wounded G. I.'s. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Marsha Hunt, Marjorie Reynolds, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Peter Lyon (writer), Charles Rabiner (writer), John McIntire (doubles), Frank Martin, Howard McNear (doubles), David Ellis, Tom Holland, Harry Bartell, Lee Millar Jr., Frank Graham, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42216. The Cavalcade Of America. March 5, 1945. Red net. "Bernadine, I Love You". Commercials deleted. A big, stupid-but-lovable G. I. needs the help of the Red Cross to assist with his love life. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. William Bendix, Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Arthur Miller (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 28:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42217. The Cavalcade Of America. March 19, 1945. Red net. "Sign Here, Please". Commercials deleted. 8:00 P.M. The story of the adventures of the crew of an LST through several island invasions in the Pacific. Gayne Whitman makes a mistake at the very start of the show. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Philip Lewis (writer), Earle Ross (doubles), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Ed MacDonald, John McIntire (doubles), Burgess Meredith, Bob Bailey, Howard McNear (doubles), Frank Graham (doubles), Leone LeDoux, Benny Rubin, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 28:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3582. The Cavalcade Of America. March 26, 1945. Red net. "Grandpa and The Statue". Sponsored by: DuPont. A touching story about a stingy old Irishman who refuses to contribute to the Statue of Liberty Fund. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Charles Laughton, David Ellis (doubles), Dickie Meyers, Tommy Bernard, Bobby Larson, John McIntire, Arthur Shields, Frank Graham, Conrad Binyon, Joe Pennario, Joel Davis, Anne Stone, Arthur Miller (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 27:54. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

49227. The Cavalcade Of America. April 16, 1945. Red net. "Doctor In Mexico". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Katharine Neel Dale, a pioneering missionary doctor in Mexico. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Irene Dunne, Arthur Arent (adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frederick Shields, Harry Lang, Carlton KaDell, Bob Bruce, Jay Novello, Ann Tobin, Pat McGeehan, Martha Wentworth, Francis X. Bushman, Olive Floyd (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49228. The Cavalcade Of America. April 30, 1945. Red net. "The Philippines Never Surrendered". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of how Edward Kuder, a meek school superintendent, built an underground movement in the Philippines during the Japanese occupation. A message from Lamont Du Pont about the United Nations is read. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Jack Zoller (producer, director), Martha Wentworth, Sidney Miller (doubles), Charlie Lung, Hal K. Dawson, Pedro De Cordoba, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Edward G. Robinson, Arthur Miller (adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer, performer), Ivan Green, Frederick Shields, David Ellis, Edward Kuder (author), Peter Martin (author), Alex Havier. 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49229. The Cavalcade Of America. May 7, 1945. Red net. "Artist To The Wounded". Commercials deleted. A commercial artist volunteers to draw portraits of wounded soldiers for the U. S. O., but then her lover is reported missing in action! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Geraldine Fitzgerald, Bernard Reines (writer), Frank Graham (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bill Christy (doubles), Howard McNear, Dave Roberts, Paul Theodore, Dorothy Scott, David Ellis, Joseph Worthy, Anne Stone, Tom Holland, Ed MacDonald, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49230. The Cavalcade Of America. May 14, 1945. Red net. "Weather Is A Weapon". Commercials deleted. A weather forecaster stationed in Greenland is badly needed in Europe during "The Battle Of The Bulge." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Dana Andrews, Charles Rabiner (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49231. The Cavalcade Of America. May 21, 1945. Red net. "How To Build Paradise". Commercials deleted. 9:00 P.M. The story of Captain Robert P. Parsons, who built a combat hospital on a South Pacific island with the help of the Seabees. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Young, Philip Lewis (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), Harry Bartell (doubles), Sidney Miller (doubles), David Ellis (doubles), Carlton KaDell, Bob Cole, Jay Novello (doubles), Bill Hudson (doubles), Herbert Rawlinson, Robert P. Parsons (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49232. The Cavalcade Of America. May 28, 1945. Red net. "Recon Pilot". Commercials deleted. An ace fighter pilot, itching to fight the Japs, is assigned as a reconnaissance pilot instead. The story is based on an army training film of the same name. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. William Holden, Harold Medford (Technical Sergeant, adaptor), Frank Graham (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Guy Trosper (Sergeant, author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49233. The Cavalcade Of America. June 4, 1945. Red net. "The Lieutenants Come Home". Commercials deleted. A wartime service marriage lasts through long separations and combat, and how Carlton Rouh won the Medal of Honor. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bob Bailey, Arthur Arent (writer), Marjorie Reynolds, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), Verne Smith (doubles), Margaret Brayton, Victor Rodman, Jack Grimes, Leo Cleary (doubles), Sidney Miller (doubles), Lou Crosby, David Ellis, Herman Waldman, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49234. The Cavalcade Of America. June 11, 1945. Red net. "The Law West Of The Pecos". Commercials deleted. The story of Judge Roy Bean, who became sheriff and judge in Vinegaroon and Langtry, Texas. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Walter Brennan, Barton Yarborough, William E. Robinson (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), Griff Barnett, Howard McNear (doubles), Pinky Parker, Jack Edwards Jr., Lou Crosby, Hal Gerard, Bob Bruce, Harry Lang, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45034. The Cavalcade Of America. June 18, 1945. NBC net. "Party Line". Sponsored by: DuPont. A small town in the early part of the century revolved around the party line, and was firmly ruled by the chief operator, Miss Elmira! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Agnes Moorehead, Frank Graham (announcer), Jane Morgan, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sylvia Berger (adaptor), Verna Felton, Norma Jean Nilsson, Virginia Sale (doubles), Victor Rodman, Mary Jane Croft (doubles), Louise Baker (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49235. The Cavalcade Of America. June 25, 1945. NBC net. "DDT". Commercials deleted. The story of how the United States Army used a new and "safe" insecticide against an epidemic of typhus in Naples during the war. One commercial tells how the company worked to develop and produce DDT for the Army. The last show of the season. Dick Hogan, Jay Novello, Frank Martin, Ramsay Hill, Jack Zoller (produer, director), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (announcer), George Sorel (doubles), Maybelle Prindaville, Barbara Lee Benton, Richard Whorf, Charles Rabiner (writer), Lou Lauria, Joseph Agnello, Frank Martin, Don Orlando, Hal K. Dawson. 25:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49236. The Cavalcade Of America. August 27, 1945. NBC net. "Assignment For The Prof". Commercials deleted. The program begins with a bulletin from Manila about the U. S. occupation of Japan. A geology professor volunteers for a dangerous mission in Normandy, which is vital to the Allies' invasion plans. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Irene Tedrow, Leo Cleary, George Sorel, Frank Martin (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Theodore Von Eltz, Bill Green, Eric Snowden, John Brown, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Burgess Meredith, Russell Hughes (writer), Bernard Feins (writer). 27:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49237. The Cavalcade Of America. September 3, 1945. NBC net. "Cargo Over Burma". Commercials deleted. A portrait of a day with a crew of combat cargo flyers, which is not nearly as boring as it sounds! Michael O'Shea, Richard Conte, Jack Denove (Sergeant, writer), Tom Collins (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49238. The Cavalcade Of America. September 10, 1945. NBC net. "Sawdust Underground". Commercials deleted. The story of two G. I.'s who escape from Nazi occupied France by hiding as a clown and an acrobat in a circus. This is a quality upgrade, more complete, network version of cat. #946. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Jack Zoller (producer, director), Bob Bailey, John Hodiak, Leonard Spigelgass (writer), Ramsay Hill, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Walter Riley (writer), Nanette Velone. 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

946. The Cavalcade Of America. September 10, 1945. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Sawdust Underground". The story of two G. I.'s who escape from Nazi-occupied France by hiding as a clown and an acrobat in a circus. AFRS program name: "This Is The Story." See cat. #49238 for a quality upgrade, more complete, network version of this broadcast. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Leonard Spigelgass (writer), Nanette Velone, Ramsay Hill, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bob Bailey, John Hodiak, Tom Collins (announcer), Walter Riley (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 23:57. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

49239. The Cavalcade Of America. September 17, 1945. NBC net. "Nellie Was A Lady". Commercials deleted. 8:00 P.M. The adventures of Nellie Bly, daredevil lady reporter for the New York World, who actually made an around the world journey in less than eighty days! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Agnes Moorehead, Turner Bullock (writer), Tom Collins (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49240. The Cavalcade Of America. September 24, 1945. NBC net. "The Battle To Stay Alive". Commercials deleted. The history of the conquest of epidemic diseases. Well done! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Young (narrator), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Tom Collins (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), C. E. Winslow (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49241. The Cavalcade Of America. October 1, 1945. NBC net. "Two Hundred Thousand Flyers". Commercials deleted. The story of the Army Air Forces and how it was made into a potent flying force before the war. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Pat O'Brien, Willard Wiener (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49242. The Cavalcade Of America. October 8, 1945. NBC net. "Spy On The Kilocycles". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of how a secret Nazi transmitter was tracked down with insight and legwork. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Announced as Henry Fonda's first acting role since leaving the service. Henry Fonda, Russell Hughes (writer), Bernard Feins (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Paul Stewart (director), Howard McNear, Herbert Rawlinson. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49243. The Cavalcade Of America. October 15, 1945. NBC net. "Children, This Is Your Father". Commercials deleted. When an ordinary soldier returns home after fighting the war at a desk, he finds himself a stranger to his own children. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Loretta Young, Priscilla Kent (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Gale Gordon, Tommy Bernard, Marlene Ames, Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49244. The Cavalcade Of America. October 22, 1945. NBC net. "Johnny Comes Home". Commercials deleted. How the "Albert Lea Plan" and a small child in Italy helped a returning veteran start a toy factory in Minnesota. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Walker, Marsha Hunt, Philip Gelb (writer), Norman Barnes (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Howard McNear, Ken Peters (doubles), Jerry Hausner (doubles), Tom Collins (announcer), Louise Erickson, Charles Carroll, Sidney Miller (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49245. The Cavalcade Of America. October 29, 1945. NBC net. "My Son John". Commercials deleted. The U. S. S. Seawolf seems to be a jinxed submarine when a new crew member causes a streak of bad luck. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Humphrey Bogart, Philip Lewis (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Alan Reed, Jerry Hausner, Tom Collins (announcer), Gerald Frank (author), James D. Horan (author), J. M. Eckberg (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49246. The Cavalcade Of America. November 5, 1945. NBC net. "The Builders Of The Bridge". Commercials deleted. The story of the building of the Brooklyn Bridge by John Roebling and his son Washington, who finished the job even though stricken with "Caisson Disease!" The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Claire Trevor, Priscilla Kent (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham, Tom Collins (announcer), D. B. Steinman (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49247. The Cavalcade Of America. November 12, 1945. NBC net. "A Sailor Who Had To Have A Horse". Sponsored by: DuPont. A cowboy from Montana finds himself in the Navy, and the owner of a flea-bitten colt! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Feins (adaptor), Edward Marr, Gayne Whitman, Greta Palmer (author, who was also known as "Madame Manhattan"), Harry Jackson, Herb Vigran, Horace Murphy, Jimmy Stewart, Joseph Julian, Mary Jane Croft, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Russell Hughes (adaptor), Sidney Miller, Tom Collins (announcer), Victor Rodman, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49248. The Cavalcade Of America. December 3, 1945. NBC net. "Direction Home". Commercials deleted. A man working as a civilian employee of the Navy helps in the development of "Radar," and has to put up with the scorn of his father-in-law. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Thomas Mitchell, Howard Duff, Russell Hughes (writer), Bernard Feins (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Mary Jane Croft, Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49249. The Cavalcade Of America. December 10, 1945. NBC net. "Big Boy Blue". Commercials deleted. The touching story of poet Eugene Field. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Henry Fonda, Gerald Holland (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45246. The Cavalcade Of America. December 24, 1945. NBC net. "Names On The Land". Sponsored by: DuPont. A mythical tour of American towns whose names are odd, historical, funny, beautiful, or memorable. A great radio show, spoken in verse. The production uses the "Wright Sonovox." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Morgan, Peter Lyon (adaptor), Jane Lyon (adoptor), George R. Stewart (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Tom Collins (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

49250. The Cavalcade Of America. January 14, 1946. NBC net. "Venture In Silk Hat". Commercials deleted. The story of James J. Andrews, a secret agent for the Union Army during the Civil War, and how he stole "The General." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Franchot Tone, Howard Duff, Norris Houghton (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Freeman Hubbard (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49251. The Cavalcade Of America. January 21, 1946. NBC net. "The Camels Are Coming". Commercials deleted. The story about the U. S. Army's attempt to use camels for the cavalry in Texas! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Joel McCrea, Laraine Day, David Lesan (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Francis X. Bushman, Dink Trout, Jerry Hausner, Tom Collins (announcer), Sarah Selby, Horace Murphy, Cora Witherspoon, Fred Howard, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49252. The Cavalcade Of America. January 28, 1946. NBC net. "Commencement In Khaki". Commercials deleted. A story about the post-war Army College at Camp Kilmer, New Jersey, and of a romance that blossomed there. The broadcast originates from Hollywoo. Dana Andrews, Edward Marr, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Harry Granick (writer), Nancy Kelly, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Gale Gordon, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49253. The Cavalcade Of America. February 4, 1946. NBC net. "Children Of Ol' Man River". Commercials deleted. A biograp of the life of Billy Bryant on a Mississippi showboat at the end of an era. A good story! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. John Hodiak, Janet Blair, Walter Hank Richards (adaptor), Gayne Whitman (host), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Francis X. Bushman, Dick Ryan, Cora Witherspoon, Louise Erickson, Herbert Rawlinson, Tommy Bernard, Horace Murphy, Don Brody, Joseph Du Val, Tom Collins (announcer), Billy Bryant (auithor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

48780. The Cavalcade Of America. February 11, 1946. NBC net. "Remembered Day". Commercials deleted. President Lincoln has a conversation with a wounded Confederate Captain, the night before the Gettysburg Address. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Alan Hewitt, David Ellis, Georgia Backus, Griff Barnett, Henry Blair, Jay Novello, John Sox (writer), Milton Wayne (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sammie Hill, Tom Collins (announcer), Tommy Bernard, Walter Pidgeon, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:21. Audio condition: Good. Otherwise complete.

48781. The Cavalcade Of America. February 18, 1946. NBC net. "Young Major Washington". Commercials deleted. Washington delivers an ultimatum to a French General, which is rejected. An exciting adventure follows, all before Washington's twenty first birthday! The broadcast originates from Hollywood and is noted for having an all-male cast. Gregory Peck, Robert Kanigher (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Gayne Whitman (host), Raymond Lawrence, Edwin Max, Hal K. Dawson, Jerry Hausner, Howard McNear, Tom Collins (announcer), Ramsay Hill, Roland Farno, George Sorel, Stan Waxman, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48782. The Cavalcade Of America. February 25, 1946. NBC net. "Star In The West". Commercials deleted. A story of the early days of Texas and of a couple who settle there. A program in honor of the one hundredth anniversary of Texas Statehood. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Reines (writer), Earl Smith, Edwin Max, Franklyn Parker, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Ida Lupino, Lillian Randolph, Margaret Brayton, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Ruth Perrott, William Johnstone, Francis X. Bushman, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Tom Collins (announcer). 25:33. Audio condition: Good to very good. Otherwise complete.

48783. The Cavalcade Of America. March 4, 1946. NBC net. "The Case Of The Tremendous Trifle". Commercials deleted. The story of how Edwin L. Drake started the American petroleum industry. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Bernard Feins (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Gayne Whitman (host), Betty Arnold, Horace Murphy, Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48784. The Cavalcade Of America. March 11, 1946. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Doctor With Hope In His Hands". Sponsored by: Dupont. The story of Dr. Harvey Cushing, pioneering brain surgeon. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Edward G. Robinson, Bernard Dryer (writer), Gayne Whitman (host), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Ian Wolfe, Howard McNear, William Johnstone, Tom Collins (announcer), Jack Moyles, Guy Sorel, Sammie Hill, Ann Tobin, Edwin Max, Jerry Hausner, Ramsay Hill, Sidney Miller, James Eagles, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48785. The Cavalcade Of America. March 18, 1946. NBC net. "Alaskan Bush Pilot". Commercials deleted. A good story about how the Alaskan bush pilots help the development of the state. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Feins (writer), Dick Foran, Gale Page, Gayne Whitman, Harold Franklin (producer, writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tom Collins (announcer), Francis X. Bushman, Howard McNear, Elliott Lewis, William Johnstone, Tommy Bernard, Ann Tobin, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

48786. The Cavalcade Of America. March 26, 1946. NBC net. "The General's Wife". Commercials deleted. The story of Zachary Taylor and his wife, from obscure Army posts to the White House. Note how William Johnstone's voice ages as President Taylor gets older. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Agnes Moorehead, William Johnstone, Kate Phillips (writer), Howard Phillips (writer), Priscilla Kent (adaptor), Tom Collins (announcer), Gayne Whitman (host), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:37. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

48787. The Cavalcade Of America. April 1, 1946. NBC net. "When Cupid Was A Pup". Commercials deleted. An embittered ex-serviceman on duty at a lighthouse discovers "Oscar," a blind, starving seal that can't even swim! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Elliott Lewis, Griff Barnett, Harold Franklin (producer, adaptor), Jerry Hausner, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sammie Hill, Tom Collins (announcer), Don Brodie (as a seal), Earl Keen, Leo Cleary (as a seal), Richard English (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Bernard Feins (writer, adaptor), Cornel Wilde. 26:40. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

48788. The Cavalcade Of America. April 8, 1946. NBC net. "Circus Day". Commercials deleted. A good story about circus life, as seen by the widow of a circus man of long ago. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Anne Revere, Dick Ryan, Francis X. Bushman, Griff Barnett, Jack Carrington, Jerry Hausner, Margaret Brayton, Robert Armbruster (conductor), Rosemary Kelly, Sigmund Miller (writer), Ted Donaldson, Tom Collins (announcer), Tommy Bernard, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48789. The Cavalcade Of America. April 15, 1946. NBC net. "The Great McGraw". Commercials deleted. Anecdotes and stories about baseball's famous manager, John J. McGraw of the New York Giants. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Pat O'Brien, Peter Lyon (adaptor), Gayne Whitman (host), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Graham (author), William Johnstone (narrator), Tom Collins (announcer), Sam Edwards (doubles), Sidney Miller (doubles), Bob Bruce, Dick Ryan (doubles), Ken Peters, Byron Kane (doubles), Harry Lang (doubles), William Martell, Tom Graham, Herman Waldman, Tim Graham, Stan Waxman, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48790. The Cavalcade Of America. April 22, 1946. NBC net. "Meet Artie Greengroin". Commercials deleted. The adventures of a ficticious P. F. C. from Brooklyn. A comic character from the pages of "Yank." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Arthur Arent (adaptor), Edward Marr, Francis X. Bushman, Harry Brown (author), Howard McNear (doubles), Jerry Hausner, John Brown, Paula Winslowe, Peter Leeds (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sidney Miller (doubles), Tom Collins (announcer), William Bendix, William Johnstone, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48791. The Cavalcade Of America. May 6, 1946. NBC net. "The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown". Commercials deleted. A well-done story about a rough-and-tumble lady from the minefields of Colorado who travels to the drawing rooms of England and is a passenger on the sinking Titanic! Based on a story by Gene Fowler, it was made into a Broadway show many years later as, "The Unsinkable Molly Brown." Helen Hayes, David Lesan (writer), Gene Fowler (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dwight Weist (announcer), Cameron Prud'Homme, David Lesan (adaptor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 25:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48792. The Cavalcade Of America. May 13, 1946. NBC net. "Storm". Commercials deleted. The story of a giant storm, from its very beginning to its end, and all the havoc in between. Dane Clark, John Beal, Milton Wayne (adaptor), Dwight Weist (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Steward (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48793. The Cavalcade Of America. May 20, 1946. NBC net. "The Petticoat Jury". Commercials deleted. The story of how Miss Euphemia Prescott brought law and order to one town in the lawless West. Jack Zoller (producer, director), Bess McCammon, Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dwight Weist (announcer), Edwin Jerome, Jean Arthur, Jim Boles, Joseph Cochran (writer), Milton Herman, Bob Haag, Sidney Slon, Ted Jewett, Ted Osborne, Wilda Hinkel. 26:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48794. The Cavalcade Of America. May 27, 1946. NBC net. "Spin A Silver Dollar". Commercials deleted. The story of the couple who operate "Wide Ruins," a Navajo trading post in Arizona. Alberta Hannam (author), Cameron Prud'Homme, Carl Frank, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dwight Weist (announcer), Edith Tackna, Helen Hayes (narrator), Juano Hernandez, Robert Cenedella (adaptor), Sidney Slon, Wilda Hinkel, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

48795. The Cavalcade Of America. June 3, 1946. NBC net. "I Guess It's Here To Stay". Commercials deleted. A well-done story about the romance of the early years of the automobile. Arthur Arent (writer), Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dwight Weist (anouncer), Edwin Bruce, Everett Sloane, Frank Behrens, Gladys Thornton, Horace Braham, Jack Manning, Lois Volkman, Nancy Douglas, Sidney Slon, Ted Jewett (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

48796. The Cavalcade Of America. June 10, 1946. NBC net. "My Freshman Husband". Commercials deleted. A young veteran, along with his wife and baby, go to college under the G. I. Bill. Alan Hewitt, Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dwight Weist (announcer), Edwin Jerome, Geraldine Fitzgerald, Jack Grimes, Jack Manning, Lois Volkman, Maurice Franklin, Priscilla Kent (writer), Richard Widmark, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 25:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48797. The Cavalcade Of America. June 17, 1946. NBC net. "Algerian Adventure". Sponsored by: DuPont. Mordecai Noah, the United States Consul to Algiers, tries to free American sailors held prisoner by the Barbary Pirates. The first 27:46 of the program only. The cast credits and program closing have been deleted. George Murphy, Ted Pearson (commercial spokesman), Russell Hughes (writer), Ted Osborne, Dan Ocko, Milton Herman, Robert Dryden, Frank Behrens, Edwin Jerome, Rolfe Sedan, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Dwight Weist (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

48798. The Cavalcade Of America. June 24, 1946. NBC net. "Cruise Of The Cashalot". Commercials deleted. 8:00 P.M. A good tall tale about "Fearless Ben Meeker," barge captain on the Erie Canal, and the only time a whale made its way to upstate New York! The last show of the season. Everett Sloane, Priscilla Kent (adaptor), Cameron Andrews, Adelaide Klein, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Walter Edmonds (author), Dwight Weist (announcer), Edwin Jerome, Agnes Young, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 25:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48799. The Cavalcade Of America. August 26, 1946. NBC net. "Passport To Freedom". Commercials deleted. A Russian arrives in the United States, convinced that true freedoms lie beyond the Iron Curtain. An effective portrait of the blessings of Democracy. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Paul Lukas, Priscilla Kent (writer), Dwight Weist (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Lucille Meredith, Barney Phillips (doubles), William Conrad (doubles), Frances Robinson, Sidney Miller (doubles), Jack Kruschen (doubles), William Johnstone (doubles), Jack Lloyd (doubles), Sam Edwards (doubles), Earle Ross, Jerry Hausner, Bernice Barrett, Irene Tedrow, George Sorel. 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48779. The Cavalcade Of America. September 2, 1946. NBC net. "With Cradle and Clock". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Knud Stowman, a doctor who came to America in 1702 to become an early champion of obstetric medicine. Bernard Dryer (adaptor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Byron Kane (doubles), Dorothy Scott, Eric Snowden (doubles), Francis X. Bushman, Gloria Gordon, Herbert Marshall, Jeff Chandler, Ken Peters, Lurene Tuttle, Martha Wentworth, Mary Jane Croft, Ramsay Hill, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Knud Stowman (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48769. The Cavalcade Of America. September 9, 1946. NBC net. "Danger: Women At Work". Commercials deleted. A tribute to American truck drivers, and to one woman truck driver in particular: Josephine Clark. Anne Whitfield, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Doris Frankel (writer), Fay Bainter, Franklyn Parker (doubles), Fred Howard (doubles), Horace Murphy, Howard Duff (narrator), June Foray, Junius Matthews, Ken Christy (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Tommy Bernard, Virginia Gregg (doubles), William Conrad (doubles), William Johnstone, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48777. The Cavalcade Of America. September 16, 1946. NBC net. "General Benjamin Franklin". Commercials deleted. A portrait of Franklin as an astute general during the French and Indian War. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Charles Laughton, Zachary Metz (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), George Zucco, Joseph Kearns, William Johnstone, Raymond Lawrence (doubles), Howard Duff (doubles), Jay Novello (doubles), Kathleen Lockhart, Junius Matthews (doubles), George Zucco, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48778. The Cavalcade Of America. September 23, 1946. NBC net. "The Old Fall River Line". Commercials deleted. The story of Captain Dan Hamilton, who started as a deckhand and rose to the rank of captain in a forty-five-year career on the steamship line that grew with America. Brian Donlevy, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Mary Jane Croft, William Johnstone, Theodore Von Eltz, Jerry Hausner, Carl Frank, Clayton Post, Sidney Miller, Ken Peters, Herbert Rawlinson, Jack Zoller (composer, conductor). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48776. The Cavalcade Of America. September 30, 1946. NBC net. "One Wagon Westward". Commercials deleted. Johnny Sager, a fourteen-year old boy, continues his wagon train journey to Oregon after his parents die...and brings his five brothers and sisters with him! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Barbara Benton, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Griff Barnett, Hugh Studebaker, Leora Thatcher, Robert Armbruster (conductor), Ruth Woodman (writer), Skip Homeier, Theodore Von Eltz, Tommy Bernard, Noreen Gammill, Horace Murphy, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 24:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48774. The Cavalcade Of America. October 7, 1946. NBC net. "That They Might Live". Commercials deleted. 8:00 P.M. The story of Dr. Chevalier Jackson, the man who invented the bronchoscope and saved the lives of many people. Anne O'Neal, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jane Morgan, Ken Christy, Maybelle Prindaville, Milton Wayne (adaptor), Robert Young, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Rosemary Kelly, Chevalier Jackson (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48773. The Cavalcade Of America. October 14, 1946. NBC net. "The Hickory Tree". Commercials deleted. The story of the mother of Andrew Jackson, Elizabeth Jackson, a dedicated patriot. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Agnes Moorehead, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Conrad Binyon, Gayne Whitman, Hans Conried, Henry Walsh (writer), Herb Butterfield, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Walter Tetley, William Johnstone, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48772. The Cavalcade Of America. October 21, 1946. NBC net. "Mr. Conyngham Sweeps The Seas". Commercials deleted. The story of Gustavus Conyngham of the U. S. Navy during the Revolution, who fought the entire British Navy...with one ship! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Alec Harford (doubles), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Frederic Worlock, George Zucco, Herbert Rawlinson (doubles), Jay Novello (doubles), Carl Harbord (doubles), Ramsay Hill (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Russell Hughes (writer), Wally Maher, William Johnstone, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48771. The Cavalcade Of America. October 28, 1946. NBC net. "Flying Tigers Fly Again". Commercials deleted. The story ot The Flying Tigers, from fighting the Japs to flying the freight. Bob Prescott, president and founder of The Flying Tigers appears on the broadcast. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. George Murphy, Daisy Amoury (writer), Bob Prescott, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), William Johnstone, Jerry Hausner, Barney Phillips, Stan Waxman, Adrienne Marden, Ken Peters (doubles), Harry Lang, Joseph Du Val, Gavin Gordon, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48800. The Cavalcade Of America. November 4, 1946. NBC net. "An Honorable Titan". Commercials deleted. The story of Adolph Ochs and the founding of The New York Times. Bud Hiestand (announcer), Frances Chaney, Griff Barnett (doubles), Herb Butterfield (doubles), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Robert Young, Sylvia Berger (adaptor), William Johnstone (doubles), Ken Christy (doubles), Janet Scott, Walter Tetley, Gerald Johnson (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48801. The Cavalcade Of America. November 11, 1946. NBC net. "Country Lawyer". Sponsored by: Du Pont. A portrait of a small town attorney and an excellent way of practicing the law. An enjoyable show! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Edward Arnold, Henry Denker (adaptor), Bellamy Partridge (author), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Herb Butterfield, Anne O'Neal, Ken Christy, Eddie Firestone, Jane Morgan, Myra Marsh, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Gayne Whitman (announcer). 30:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48550. The Cavalcade Of America. November 18, 1946. NBC net. "The Pinkerton Man". Commercials deleted. America's greatest detective solves a year-old bank robbery and murder. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lee Bowman, Russell Hughes (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Johnstone, Wally Maher (credited as "Walter Maher"), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Pinky Parker (doubles), Griff Barnett (doubles), Lois Corbett, Sarah Selby, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48549. The Cavalcade Of America. December 2, 1946. NBC net. "Mother Of Freedom". Commercials deleted. The story of the fight of Anna Zenger against the corrupt Governor of New York, a fight that was falsely attributed to her husband, John Peter Zenger. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ann Harding, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Francis X. Bushman, Joseph Kearns, Philip Lewis (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Stan Waxman, William Conrad, Kent Cooper (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22958. The Cavalcade Of America. December 16, 1946. NBC net. "That Powell Girl". Commercials deleted. The story of the first woman violinist and how she pioneered the acceptance of women in the arts. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Peggy Ann Garner, William Johnstone, Gloria Gordon, Herb Butterfield, Tom Collins, Lester Davis (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor). 26:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

102357. The Cavalcade Of America. December 30, 1946. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "Rain Fakers". 8:00 P.M. A meteorologist is determined to show up a phoney rtainmaker. The story title is as above, not "The Rain Fakers." Burgess Meredith, Vicki Vola, Cameron Prud'Homme, Ted Jewett, Edgar Stehli, Alan Hewitt, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 15:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

107908. The Cavalcade Of America. January 6, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Woman On Lime Rock". 8:00 P.M. The story of a famous woman lighthouse tender. Shirley Booth, Cameron Prud'Homme, Richard Keith, Alan Hewitt, Edgar Stehli, Les Tremayne, Agnes Young, Ruth Woodman (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer). 15:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

107905. The Cavalcade Of America. January 13, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Prairie Burner". 8:00 P.M. Cyrus Halliday is determined to build a railroad from Topeka to Santa Fe. Ralph Bellamy, Louise Allbritton, Ted de Corsia, Joseph Boland, Walter Kinsella, Edwin Jerome, Cameron Andrews, Ted Osborne, Henry Walsh (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Arden Cornwell (composed), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 15:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

101825. The Cavalcade Of America. January 27, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "A Chance For Jimmy". Sponsored by: Du Pont. The story of medical progress in the treatment of children. Basil Rathbone, David Anderson, Carl Frank, Alice Youngman, House Jameson, Clyde North, Alan Hewitt, Erik Barnouw (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer). 15:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

101794. The Cavalcade Of America. February 3, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Magnificent Failure". The story of Josiah White, who discovered the many uses of hard coal. Burgess Meredith, Alice Reinheart, Martin Wolfson, Charles Penman, Alan Hewitt, Cameron Andrews, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Eleanor Morton (author), Philip Lewis (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer). 15:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

48122. The Cavalcade Of America. February 10, 1947. NBC net. "The Voice Of The Wizard". Commercials deleted. The "spirit" of Tom Edison recalls his early triumphs on the one hundredth anniversary of his birth. Dane Clark, Donna Reed, Erik Barnouw (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Alan Hewitt, John Sylvester, Chester Stratton, Ted Pearson (announcer), Robert Dryden, Jack Manning. 26:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48552. The Cavalcade Of America. February 24, 1947. NBC net. "Abigail Opens The White House". Commercials deleted. The story of Mrs. Adams, wife of the second President, and the many trials she endured as war with France threatened. The White House opened in sad condition. See cat. #13558 for an AFRS rebroadcast of this program. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ida Lupino, John McIntire, Priscilla Kent (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

13558. The Cavalcade Of America. February 24, 1947. Program #143. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Abigail Opens The White House". John Adams, was he a presidential hero or fool? Originally broadcast on "The Cavalcade Of America." See cat. #48552 for a network version of this broadcast. AFRS program name: "This Is The Story." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ida Lupino, John McIntire, Priscilla Kent (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 30:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45243. The Cavalcade Of America. March 3, 1947. NBC net. "Mr. Pullman's Palace Car". Commercials deleted. The story of George Pullman and his invention of the railroad "sleeping car." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Young, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), William Johnstone, Georgia Backus, Jeanette Nolan, John McIntire, Fred Howard, Paul Peters (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48551. The Cavalcade Of America. March 10, 1947. NBC net. "The Stirring Blood". Commercials deleted. The discovery of the RH factor in blood, and the surprising meaning of the letters "RH." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ann Tobin, Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Halsted Welles (writer), Herb Butterfield, Hugh Thomas, Jerry Hausner, Ken Christy, Lee Bowman, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sigmund Miller (writer), Stan Waxman, Una Merkel, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48554. The Cavalcade Of America. March 17, 1947. NBC net. "The Man With Green Fingers". Commercials deleted. The story of horticulturist Luther Burbank, and the way he was almost run out of town for the plants he "created." Well done! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lionel Barrymore, Russell Hughes (writer), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Henry Blair, Constance Crowder, Herb Butterfield, Francis X. Bushman, Bob Bailey (doubles), Janet Scott, Joseph Kearns (doubles), Nanette Velone, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48553. The Cavalcade Of America. March 24, 1947. NBC net. "The Man Who Stepped Aside". Commercials deleted. The story of how William Seward served faithfully in President Lincoln's cabinet. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Thomas Mitchell, Philo Higley (writer), John McIntire, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:26. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

48557. The Cavalcade Of America. March 31, 1947. NBC net. "Kansas Marshal". Sponsored by: Du Pont. The story of Wyatt Earp, Marshall of Wichita Kansas, a town that needed cleaning up. The script was based on the 1939 film, the broadcast originates from Hollywood. Henry Fonda, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Stewart M. Lake (author), Maurice Robinson (adaptor), Russell Hughes (author), Ozie Waters, John McIntire, Herb Butterfield, Jerry Hausner, Horace Murphy, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48558. The Cavalcade Of America. April 7, 1947. NBC net. "The Skipper From Stonington". Commercials deleted. The story of Richard Loper, the ship builder and sea captain who designed a wooden ship with iron braces, but never had his chance to go whaling. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Anita Louise, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Dana Andrews, Gloria Gordon, Norman Field, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Stan Waxman, Stuart Hawkins (writer), Theta Kenyon (adaptor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48560. The Cavalcade Of America. April 14, 1947. NBC net. "The Peanut Vendor". Commercials deleted. The story of Amadeo Obici, the founder of Planter's Peanuts. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bobby Santon, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Don Ameche, Herb Butterfield, Jay Novello, Milton Herman, Norma Kendall, Priscilla Kent (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48559. The Cavalcade Of America. April 21, 1947. NBC net. "The Doctor and The President". Commercials deleted. How Dr. Benjamin Waterhouse vaccinated President Thomas Jefferson against smallpox, to help convince Americans of the benefit of the procedure. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Maureen O'Sullivan, Robert Walston (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), George Zucco, Henry Blair, William Johnstone, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48562. The Cavalcade Of America. April 28, 1947. NBC net. "Frontier Widow". Commercials deleted. The story of Ann Robertson, a pioneer settler and teacher in the Cumberland Valley of Tennessee. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Johnstone (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Agnes Eckhardt (writer), Anne Baxter, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Edwin Max, Horace Murphy, John McIntire, Nanette Velone, Priscilla Kent (writer). 27:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48561. The Cavalcade Of America. May 5, 1947. NBC net. "The School For Men". Commercials deleted. A detective tracks down a photographer, suspected of killing three times, with the help of the FBI labs. Gregory Peck receives an award on the program. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Betty Lou Gerson, Bob Bailey, Bud Hiestand (announcer), Elliott Reid, Frances Heflin, Gregory Peck, Ken Christy, Peggy Webber, Philip Lewis (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Virginia Gregg, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48556. The Cavalcade Of America. May 12, 1947. NBC net. "Page One". Commercials deleted. The story of an immigrant to America named Joseph Pulitzer, and how he changed journalism and the free press. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. John Hodiak, Charles Freeman (writer), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Kruschen, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48555. The Cavalcade Of America. May 19, 1947. NBC net. "Witness By Moonlight". Commercials deleted. Abraham Lincoln defends an innocent boy from an accusation of murder. The broadcast originates from Newark, New Jersey. A good story. House Jameson, Irene Hubbard, Joseph Cotten, Lawson Zerbe, Robert Dryden, Henry Denker (adaptor), Ted Osborne, Paul Angle (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Bob Haag, Donald Brian (conductor), Earl George, Gayne Whitman, George Petrie, Bill Hamilton (announcer). 27:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48563. The Cavalcade Of America. May 26, 1947. NBC net. "Under The Big Top". Commercials deleted. The story of how "Lolo The Clown" helped Congressman John E. Kenna make Charleston the capitol of West Virginia. Nancy Kenna Morton, the granddaughter of Congressman Kenna appears in the drama. The broadcast originates from Charleston. Antonio Modarelli (conductor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Erik Barnouw (writer), Frank Milano, Nancy Kenna Morton, Nancy Sheridan, Neal O'Malley, Richard Hogue, Robert Dryden, Robert Young, Roy Atwill, Sarah Fussell, The Charleston Symphony Orchestra, William Wyatt, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48564. The Cavalcade Of America. June 9, 1947. NBC net. "A Lady Of Distinction". Commercials deleted. The story of M. Carey Thomas, who became the president of Bryn Mawr College. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Stanley Farrar, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Edith Tackna, Howard McNear, Ida Lupino, Jack Kruschen, Jeanette Nolan, Junius Matthews, Norman Field, Peg La Centra, Bud Hiestand (announcer), David Ellis, Doris Frankel (writer). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48566. The Cavalcade Of America. June 16, 1947. NBC net. "Woman Alone". Commercials deleted. The story of Alice Evans, who pioneered in the study of undulant fever. The last show of the season. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Bernard Dryer (writer), Bud Hiestand (announcer), Edward Marr, Helen Spring, Fred Howard, Gayne Whitman, Herb Butterfield, Howard Smith, Luis Van Rooten, Nanette Velone, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Sidney Miller, Virginia Bruce, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48565. The Cavalcade Of America. August 18, 1947. NBC net. "The Iron Horse". Commercials deleted. Peter Cooper experiments with the steam engine and makes the railroad practical. The famous race of the "Tom Thumb" is dramatized. The first show of the program's thirteenth season. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Robert Young, Walter Brennan, Erik Barnouw (writer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Bingman (announcer), Barbara Eiler, Peggy Webber, Joseph Bell, Francis X. Bushman (?), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Jerry Hausner, William Johnstone (?), Tish Payne (?), Sarajane Wells (?). 26:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48568. The Cavalcade Of America. August 25, 1947. NBC net. "The Red Stockings". Commercials deleted. The story of Albert Spalding, a baseball player of the last century and the founder of the famous sporting goods company. The broadcast riginates from Hollywood. Jack Zoller (producer, director), Jane Morgan, Frank Bingman (announcer), Gale Gordon, Fred Howard, Gerald Mohr, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), John Hodiak, Lucy Kennedy (writer), Mary Jane Croft, Albert Spaulding (author). 27:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48567. The Cavalcade Of America. September 1, 1947. NBC net. "Mission To Cuba". Commercials deleted. The story of Lieutenant Andrew S. Rowan, his travels through the jungles of Cuba, and his "Message To Garcia." The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lee Bowman, Halsted Welles (adaptor), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Herb Butterfield, Nestor Paiva, Frank Bingman (announcer), Elbert Hubbard (author), Andrew Rowan (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48570. The Cavalcade Of America. September 8, 1947. NBC net. "Kitchen Scientist". Sponsored by: Du Pont. The story of Fanny Farmer, who revolutionized the art and science of home cooking, even though she was an invalid. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ida Lupino, Priscilla Kent (writer), Helen Hersfeld (writer), Alan Reed, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Janet Scott, Bob Bailey (doubles), Frank Bingman (announcer), Paula Winslowe (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Joseph Bell (doubles), Fay Baker (doubles), Dorothy Scott, Charles Seel, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48569. The Cavalcade Of America. September 15, 1947. NBC net. "Return To Glory". Commercials deleted. John Quincy Adams returns to Congress after serving as President and proves to be an American gadfly! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Lionel Barrymore, Garrett Porter (writer), Jane Morgan, Frank Bingman (announcer), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48084. The Cavalcade Of America. September 22, 1947. NBC net. "The Girl Who Ran For President". Commercials deleted. The story of Belva Lockwood, who fought for equal rights for women, and even ran for president against Grover Cleveland! The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Virginia Bruce, Alan Reed, Halsted Welles (adaptor), Ruth Adams Knight (adaptor), Laura Kerr (author), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Bingman (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48108. The Cavalcade Of America. September 29, 1947. NBC net. "Big Boy". Commercials deleted. The biography of Babe Ruth, "The Sultan Of Swat." The program opening is slightly upcut. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Brian Donlevy, Alan Reed (doubles), Howard McNear (doubles), Brice Disque Jr. (author), Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Frank Bingman (announcer), Milton Herman (doubles), Jimmy Ogg (doubles), Henry Blair, Fred Howard (doubles), Joseph Bell, Sidney Miller (doubles), Tommy Bernard (doubles), Gale Gordon, Ann Tobin, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48127. The Cavalcade Of America. October 6, 1947. NBC net. "Of Such Is The Kingdom". Commercials deleted. The story of how Jim West fought for the creation of a system of juvenile courts and foster homes. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Henry Fonda, Theodore R. Nathan (writer), Frank Bingman (announcer), Howard McNear, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), William Roy, Betty Lou Gerson, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48126. The Cavalcade Of America. October 13, 1947. NBC net. "The Forge". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Elphalet Remington; how he made his first gun and went into the firearms business. The system cue has been deleted. The broadcast originates from Hollywood. Ronald Reagan, Barbara Fuller, Frank Bingman (announcer), Joseph Cochran (writer), Theodore R. Nathan (writer), Alan Reed, Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Howard McNear, Robert Armbruster (composer, conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

48125. The Cavalcade Of America. October 20, 1947. NBC net. "The Oath". Commercials deleted. The program originates from Buffalo, New York. Millard Fillmore assumes the presidency after the death of Tyler, and faces the problems associated with Clay's "Great Compromise." William Powell, June Duprez, Erik Barnouw (writer), Max Miller (conductor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48124. The Cavalcade Of America. October 27, 1947. NBC net. "The Admiral Who Had No Name". Commercials deleted. The life of John Paul Jones, before he became a "rebel" against the king. How "John Paul" became "John Paul Jones." Robert Montgomery, Russell Hughes (writer), Donald Brian (conductor), House Jameson, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48110. The Cavalcade Of America. November 3, 1947. NBC net. "The Flame". Commercials deleted. The story of Carrie Chapman Scott, the famous suffragette who carried on for the cause in the tradition of Susan B. Anthony. The program closing has been deleted. Helen Hayes (narrator), Robert Cenedella (adaptor), Mary Gray Peck (author), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Mary MacArthur (daughter of Helen Hayes). 28:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

48121. The Cavalcade Of America. November 10, 1947. NBC net. "The Unnatural Death". Commercials deleted. Dr. Bailey Ashord finds the cure for the mysterious "muerte natural" plaguing Puerto Rico after the Spanish-American War. Donald Brian (conductor), Bernard Dryer (adaptor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Lee Bowman, Frank Behrens (doubles), James McCallion, John Harper (doubles), Bailey Ashford (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Estrela Diaz, George Tiplady, Juano Hernandez (doubles), Pami Hernandez (doubles), James Goss, Joe DeSantis. 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48120. The Cavalcade Of America. November 17, 1947. NBC net. "Hurry Up Yost". Commercials deleted. The story of the famous coach of the University of Michigan, told as only Bill Stern could! Screen Guide magazine presents an award to the show. Thomas Mitchell, Bill Stern, Arthur Arent (writer), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Donald Brian (conductor), Grace Keddy, Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), John Alexander (doubles), Lyle Sudrow (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Robert Dryden, Elliott Reid (doubles), Ted Osborne (doubles), John Harper, Lois Volkman, Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Janet Graves (Managing Editor, Screen Guide Magazine). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22959. The Cavalcade Of America. November 24, 1947. NBC net. "Us Pilgrims". Sponsored by: DuPont (one commercial deleted). An amusing and charming look at the Pilgrim Fathers, as seen through the eyes of a modern immigrant. The script was subsequently used On November 22, 1949 (see cat. #22960). Well done, the recording includes one fine DuPont commercial. George Tobias (doubles), Mercedes McCambridge, Ralph Bell (doubles), Dan Ocko, Mildred Clinton (doubles), Peter Capell, Rolly Bester, Murray Forbes, Louis Sorin, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Gayne Whitman (commercial spokesman), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 28:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48123. The Cavalcade Of America. December 1, 1947. NBC net. "Towards The Horizon". Commercials deleted. The story of John Wesley Powell, the explorer who was the first to go down the Colorado river and travel through the Grand Canyon. Van Heflin, Dan Hammerman (writer), Jean Tatum, Tom Scott (singer), Donald Brian (composer, conductor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Halsted Welles (adaptor), Lois Wolfman, Everett Sloane (doubles), Maurice Franklin (doubles), Robert Dryden (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Jack Manning, Lois Volkman, Larry Robinson, Brad Barker (as a dog), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48115. The Cavalcade Of America. December 8, 1947. NBC net. "Diamonds In The Sky". Commercials deleted. A dramatized incident in the life of Maria Mitchell, the famous woman astronomer/scientist from Vassar. Kathleen Lockhart, Gene Lockhart, June Lockhart, Luther Davis (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Ethel Owen, Neal O'Malley, Bill Adams, Gladys Thornton, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

42768. The Cavalcade Of America. December 15, 1947. NBC net. "The Day They Gave Babies Away". Commercials deleted. A widow dies, leaving six children in need of a home. The oldest tries to follow his mother's wishes. The author, Dale Unsen (fiction editor of Cosmopolitan magazine), speaks after the story. Arden Cornwell (composer), Dale Eunsen (author), Claude Jarman, David Anderson (doubles), Donald Brian (conductor), Frank Gabrielson (adaptor), Judy Lockser, Lois Volkman (doubles), Sarah Fussell, Ted Pearson, Jack Hartley (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme, Eda Heineman (doubles), Grant Richards (doubles), Natalie Core (doubles), Irene Hubbard, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48109. The Cavalcade Of America. December 22, 1947. NBC net. "The DuPont Chorus". Sponsored by: DuPont. The program originates from Wilmington, Delaware. The first selection is, "Carol Of The Bells." The second annual program of carols. The DuPont Company Chorus, Bill Hamilton (announcer), J. Margaret Feltz (soprano), J. Clark Gonzales (tenor), Virginia Williams (accompanist), Eleanor Edge (accompanist), Branson Frey (organ), Walter Carpenter Jr. (President of DuPont), Daniel Boyer (director). 29:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48116. The Cavalcade Of America. December 29, 1947. NBC net. "Powhatan's Daughter". Commercials deleted. The story of Pocahontas, who not only saved the life of Captain John Smith, but helped the Virginia colony of Jamestown to survive its difficult early years. The program opening is slightly upcut. Joan Caulfield, Priscilla Kent (writer), Ian Martin, Lamont Johnson (doubles), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Dan Ocko, Ted Osborne (doubles), Douglas Parhist (doubles), Cathleen Cordell, House Jameson (doubles), Edgar Stehli, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

97812. The Cavalcade Of America. January 5, 1948. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Justice and The Lady". 8:00 P.M. A story of Chief Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes...and his wife. When Basil Ratherbone bellows, "Fanny!" he sounds just like Father Barbour on, "One Man's Family." Dorothy Gish, Basil Rathbone, Cathleen Cordell (doubles), Cameron Andrews, Robert Dryden (doubles), Agnes Young, Jack Lloyd Poe, Lon Clark (doubles), Lyle Sudrow, Donald Bain (animal sounds), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Catherine Drinker Bowen (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer). 15:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

48117. The Cavalcade Of America. January 19, 1948. NBC net. "Sheriff Teddy". Commercials deleted. A drama of the life of Theodore Roosevelt in the Dakota Badlands. A bully good story! Charles Egleston (doubles), Charles Penman, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Grace Albert (doubles), Halsted Welles (writer), Joel McCrea, Ted Pearson (announcer), Joe Latham, Jim Boles, Lon Clark, Larry Robinson, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48119. The Cavalcade Of America. February 2, 1948. NBC net. "Good Morning, Miss Tyckman". Commercials deleted. A well-done story about an aging elementary school teacher who has been passed over for the job of principal. Good radio! Helen Hayes, House Jameson (narrator), Frank Gabrielson (writer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Sarah Fussell, Gladys Thornton, Lois Volkman (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Staats Cotsworth, Ethel Browning (doubles), Edwin Bruce (doubles), Peter Griffiths, Joseph Bell, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45110. The Cavalcade Of America. February 9, 1948. NBC net. "Mr. Lincoln Goes To The Play". Sponsored by: DuPont. Fate has the last joke as Mr. Lincoln tries to decide whether or not to go to the theatre. Robert Young, Alice Reinheart, Joe DeSantis, Ted Pearson (announcer), Cameron Prud'Homme, Charles Penman, Sidney Slon, Joseph Bell, Ted Osborne, Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Russell Hughes (writer), Juano Hernandez, Sydney Smith, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

48113. The Cavalcade Of America. February 16, 1948. NBC net. "The Alerting Of Mr. Pomerantz". Commercials deleted. The amusing story of an exterminator named Charlie Pomerantz, who helped the U. S. Public Health Service solve "The Long Island Mystery Disease." The real Charlie Pomerantz appears after the story. Paul Peters (adaptor), Mildred Clinton, Robert Dryden, Joseph Bell, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Nat Polen (doubles), Ralph Bell, Charlotte Keane, Berton Rouche (author), Paul Muni, Charlie Pomerantz, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48128. The Cavalcade Of America. February 23, 1948. NBC net. "This Way To Tomorrow". Commercials deleted. A story about the young Michael Pupin, a famous X-Ray scientist, and his first experiences in America. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Paul Lukas, Robert Cenedella (writer), Ted Pearson (announcer), William Redfield (doubles), Jack Manning (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Ted de Corsia (doubles), Alan Devitt (doubles), Elizabeth Watts, Grace Albert, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48112. The Cavalcade Of America. March 1, 1948. NBC net. "The Black Duster". Commercials deleted. A farm boy in Texas fights the dust storms of the Depression. Cornel Wilde, Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Rosemary Rice, Irene Hubbard, Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), James Goss, George Petrie, Charles Egleston (doubles), Lyle Sudrow, Cameron Andrews, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48114. The Cavalcade Of America. March 8, 1948. NBC net. "No Greater Love". Commercials deleted. The story of Clara Maass, a nurse in the U. S. Army, who volunteered to fight Yellow Fever in Cuba. Dorothy McGuire, Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Lyle Sudrow, Edwin Jerome, Joseph Bell, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Judy Parrish, Ray Johnson, Raymond Edward Johnson, John Raby, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

48111. The Cavalcade Of America. March 15, 1948. NBC net. "Paging Miss Ellen". Commercials deleted. The story of Ellen Swallow, one of the first women to study science, and who then stayed on at M.I.T. to teach chemistry. Geraldine Fitzgerald, Bud Collyer, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Priscilla Kent (writer), Raymond Edward Johnson, Jerry Hausner, Alan Hewitt (doubles), Margaret Draper (doubles), Ted Osborne, Cameron Andrews, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47783. The Cavalcade Of America. March 22, 1948. NBC net. "The President and The Doctor". Commercials deleted. The fascinating story of Dr. Samuel Bard, George Washington's physician during his little known but very serious illness. Basil Rathbone, Thomas Mitchell, Welborn Kelly (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Raymond Edward Johnson, Anne Seymour, Joseph Bell, Ted Osborne, Earl George (doubles), Richard Keith (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47784. The Cavalcade Of America. March 29, 1948. NBC net. "Roses In The Rain". Commercials deleted. The story of the romance of President Grover Cleveland and Frances Farmer, and their married life in the White House. Joan Caulfield, Ralph Bellamy, Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Agnes Young, Edwin Jerome (doubles), George Petrie, Robert Dryden (doubles), Jerry Hausner, Ethel Owen, Gladys Thornton, Burton Mallory, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47800. The Cavalcade Of America. April 5, 1948. NBC net. "Woman Of Steel". Commercials deleted. The story of how Rebecca Luken became the first woman to run an iron mill; and her vision of the future for "beautiful" boiler plate. Helen Hayes, Philip Lewis (adaptor), Lucy Kennedy (author), Cameron Prud'Homme, Everett Sloane, Ted de Corsia, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47799. The Cavalcade Of America. April 12, 1948. NBC net. "The Man Who Took The Freedom Train". Commercials deleted. A well-done fantasy set aboard "The Freedom Train." Good radio! Shirley Booth, Eddie Albert, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47798. The Cavalcade Of America. April 19, 1948. NBC net. "Winner Takes Life". Commercials deleted. The program originates from the campus of Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. The story of the development of "Streptomycin" by Dr. Selman Waksman. Paul Lukas, Ann Rutherford, Jackie Cooper, Bernard Dryer (writer), Brevard Victor (writer), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Joseph Bell, Betty Alexander (doubles), House Jameson, Lyle Sudrow (doubles), Neal O'Malley, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47797. The Cavalcade Of America. April 26, 1948. NBC net. "Lee Of Virginia". Commercials deleted. The story of General Robert E. Lee after the end of the Civil War, and of his high ideals at Washington College at Lexington, Virginia. Leo G. Carroll sounds poorly cast as a southerner. Leo G. Carroll, Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Len Sterling (ballad singer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47802. The Cavalcade Of America. May 3, 1948. NBC net. "Thunder On The Hudson". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of the life of Washington Irving, who wrote of the Hudson Valley at a time when no one had made writing a career in America. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Julie Haydon, Robert Mitchum, Russell Hughes (writer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47801. The Cavalcade Of America. May 10, 1948. NBC net. "Village Doctor". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Arthur Chester Sudan, who gave up a career in research to become a general practitioner in rural Colorado, where he was desperately needed. Melvyn Douglas, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Russell Hughes (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47796. The Cavalcade Of America. May 17, 1948. NBC net. "Queen Of Heartbreak Trail". Commercials deleted. The story of Harriet Pullen, a widow who settled in Skagway Alaska and went into business for herself and her children. Irene Dunne, Paul Peters (adaptor), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Barrett Willoughby (author), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Robert Dryden (doubles), Ted de Corsia (doubles), Earl George (doubles), Ed Begley (doubles), Don Douglas (doubles), Milton Herman (doubles), Edwin Bruce, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47795. The Cavalcade Of America. May 24, 1948. NBC net. "The Enlightened Professor". Commercials deleted. The story of Benjamin Silliman, the first Yale Professor of Chemistry, who was instrumental in the development of science education. Franchot Tone, Gale Gordon, John Fulton (author), Elizabeth Thomson (utho), Bernard Dryer (adaptor), Robert Anderson (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47792. The Cavalcade Of America. May 31, 1948. NBC net. "Who Walk Alone". Commercials deleted. The story of the fight against leprosy during the Spanish-American War, as fought by Ned Langford and General Leonard Wood. MacDonald Carey, Louis Calhern, Perry Burgess (author), Milton Wayne (adaptor), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47791. The Cavalcade Of America. June 7, 1948. NBC net. "The Last Frontier". Commercials deleted. An excellent biography of Frederick Remington, famous painter of the old west. Ray Milland, Shirley Mitchell, Robert Dryden, Juano Hernandez, Cameron Prud'Homme, Ralph Nelson (doubles), Harold McCracken (author), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 23:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47786. The Cavalcade Of America. June 14, 1948. NBC net. "Chautauqua Fable". Commercials deleted. A 1910 visit to Chautauqua, Nedw York, to hear William Jennings Bryan. A well-done evocation of the era. William Powell, Donald Hastings, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Agnes Young, Rosemary Rice, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:01. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47785. The Cavalcade Of America. June 21, 1948. NBC net. "Skylark Song". Commercials deleted. The story of Grace Moore, from a church choir to The Metropolitan Opera. Lucille Ball, Marjorie Brett (vocalist), Marjorie Hamill (vocalist), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Grace Moore (author), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:00. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

40936. The Cavalcade Of America. June 28, 1948. NBC net. "The Common Glory". Commercials deleted. The story is based on the drama that is presented each year at the Williamsburg Festival. It's the story of the pivotal role played by Thomas Jefferson at the start of the Revolution. Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Margaret Draper, Cathleen Cordell (doubles), Horace Braham, Delmar Knutson (doubles), Jo Boland, House Jameson, Donald Brian (conductor), Basil Rathbone, Arden Cornwell (composer), Erik Barnouw (adaptor), Gale Gordon, John Raby, Paul Green (author). 27:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47787. The Cavalcade Of America. July 5, 1948. NBC net. "The Exiled Heart". Commercials deleted. Louisa May Alcott, the author of "Little Women," finds the one romance of her life, with a Polish musician she meets while in Europe. Rosemary De Camp, Elliott Reid, Alice Reinheart, Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47788. The Cavalcade Of America. July 12, 1948. NBC net. "Break The News". Commercials deleted. The history of the Associated Press, told on its one hundredth anniversary. The recording concludes abruptly after the credits, the story is complete. The last show of the season. John Lund, Parker Fennelly, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arthur Arent (writer), Craig McDonnell (doubles), Robert Dryden (doubles), Howard Smith (doubles), Don Douglas (doubles), James McCallion (doubles), John Seymour, Ted de Corsia (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

2404. The Cavalcade Of America. September 13, 1948. NBC net. "Gettysburg". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of the famous battle is told through the eyes of ordinary people. Donald Hastings, Horace Braham, Danny Harris, Delmar Knutson (doubles), Dennis King, Bryna Raeburn, Dick Powell, James McCallion (doubles), Les Damon, Joan Lorring, Stefan Schnabel, Earl Miers (author), Richard Brown (author), Halsted Welles (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 29:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47790. The Cavalcade Of America. September 20, 1948. NBC net. "The Proud Way". Commercials deleted. The story of Varina Howell, who fell in love with Jefferson Davis and married the president of The Confederacy. Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Ginger Jones, Don Douglas, Laraine Day, House Jameson, Howard Smith, Lyle Sudrow, Maurice Ellis, Brad Barker (animal noises), Shirley Seifert (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47789. The Cavalcade Of America. September 27, 1948. NBC net. "Incident At Niagara". Commercials deleted. The program originates from La Salle High School, Niagara Falls, New York. A dramatization of the interesting incident that occurred at Navy Island, near Niagara Falls, when the U. S. and Canada almost went to war! Robert Montgomery, Anita Louise, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Peter Ruric (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 28:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47794. The Cavalcade Of America. October 4, 1948. NBC net. "Action At Santiago". Commercials deleted. The exciting and well-dramatized story of Lieutenant Hobson, who undertook a certain-death mission to bottle up the Spanish fleet at Santiago, Cuba. John Dall, Robert Trout (narrator), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arthur Arent (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47793. The Cavalcade Of America. October 11, 1948. NBC net. "Home To The Heritage". Commercials deleted. The program originates from The Municipal Auditorium, Chattanooga, Tennessee. The story of the hard road to the White House taken by Andrew Jackson and his wife Rachel. Walter Pidgeon, Fay Bainter, Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Peter Ruric (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Alfred Crabb (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47109. The Cavalcade Of America. October 18, 1948. NBC net. "The Darkest Hour". Commercials deleted. The story of Jack Jouett, who foiled a British plot to capture Thomas Jefferson. This is a network version of cat. #13560. Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Dumas Malone (author), Burt Lancaster, Russell Hughes (adaptor). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

13560. The Cavalcade Of America. October 18, 1948. Program #226. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Darkest Hour". The near capture of Thomas Jefferson and the near loss of the Revolutionary War. AFRS program name: "This Is The Story." See cat. #47109 for a network version of this broadcast. Burt Lancaster, Russell Hughes (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Dumas Malone (author). 25:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47108. The Cavalcade Of America. October 25, 1948. NBC net. "Bryant's Station". Commercials deleted. Mrs. Prudence Potter battles the Wyandotte Indians in the wilderness of young America in 1782. Irene Dunne, Frank Gabrielson (adaptor), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson, Grace Humphrey (author), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Charles Webster, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor). 27:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47103. The Cavalcade Of America. November 1, 1948. NBC net. "The Blue Cockade". Commercials deleted. The story of the revolt of the troops of "Mad Anthony" Wayne and "The Mutiny Of The Pennsylvania Line." The story of Tempe Wicke, the girl who helped the men to achieve justice. Elliott Reid, Katharine Raht, Donald Buka (doubles), Robert Cenedella (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arthur Vinton (doubles), James Goss, Arden Cornwell (composer), John Hodiak, Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Linda Darnell. 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47102. The Cavalcade Of America. November 8, 1948. NBC net. "Garden Key". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Samuel Mudd, convicted of aiding John Wilkes Booth in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and how he won a pardon during a Yellow Fever epidemic. Ted Pearson (narrator), Paul Muni, Arthur Arent (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Arnold Moss (doubles), Larry Robinson, Ted Osborne (doubles), Agnes Young, William Zuckert, Ralph Bell, Les Damon, Alan Hewitt (doubles), Richard Sanders. 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47110. The Cavalcade Of America. November 15, 1948. NBC net. "The Burning Bush". Commercials deleted. A biography of Booker T. Washington and the founding of the Tuskeegee Institute. Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Booker T. Washington (author), Juano Hernandez, Frank Gabrielson (adaptor), Herbert Coleman, Amanda Randolph, William Greaves (doubles), Viola Dean (double), Richard Gordon, Alonzo Dean (doubles), Bertha Powell, Albert Harris, Agnes Young, Pauline Myers. 25:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47111. The Cavalcade Of America. November 29, 1948. NBC net. "The Betrayal". Commercials deleted. The love story of Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold, and how they betrayed their country. Dorothy McGuire, Halsted Welles (writer), Alan Hewitt, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22670. The Cavalcade Of America. December 6, 1948. NBC net. "Oliver Wendell Holmes MacLanahan". Commercials deleted. How Oliver Wendell Holmes discovered the cause of childbed fever. Grace Keddy, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Frank Gabrielson (writer), Pat O'Brien, Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47101. The Cavalcade Of America. December 13, 1948. NBC net. "Family Circle". Commercials deleted. The story of one of America's great theatrical families: the Otis Skinners. Cornelia Otis Skinner (narrator, author), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Patricia Ryan, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47106. The Cavalcade Of America. December 27, 1948. NBC net. "The Indigo Girl". Commercials deleted. The story o how Eliza Lucas brought the indigo industry to South Carolina. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Gene Tierney, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Paul Peters (writer), Robert Dryden, Staats Cotsworth, Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (writer). 26:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47107. The Cavalcade Of America. January 3, 1949. NBC net. "The Gift Of Johnny Appleseed". Commercials deleted. Jonathan Chapman encourages Link Baron and his wife-to-be to follow his example and head West. John Lund, Elaine Rost, Russell Hughes (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Walter Havighurst (author). 27:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47104. The Cavalcade Of America. January 10, 1949. NBC net. "Experiment At Monticello". Commercials deleted. How President Jefferson proved the value of smallpox vaccination by using the vaccine on his family, his servants, and his slaves! Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Joan Lorring, Cathleen Cordell (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Elliott Reid, Anna Maude Morath, Mae Questel, Rex Harrison, Michael Garrin, John Harper, Arthur Arent (writer), Bert Cowlan, Dorothy Storm. 27:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47105. The Cavalcade Of America. January 17, 1949. NBC net. "Secret Operation". Commercials deleted. The mysterious operation performed by Dr. John Erdmann on President Grover Cleveland. The story of how this procedure to treat his cancer prevented a panic! The real 85-year-old Dr. Erdmann appears on the program after the drama. Good radio! Donald Brian (conductor), House Jameson, James Goss, John Erdmann, John Payne, Jack Zoller (director), Les Damon, Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Ted Pearson. 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46831. The Cavalcade Of America. January 24, 1949. NBC net. "The Queen's Handmaid". Commercials deleted. As part of a plan to rescue Marie Antoinette from the guillotine, her former maid who is living in Pennsylvania, must impersonate the Queen. Leonard Sherer, Walter Black, Gilbert Gabriel (author), Charles Webster, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Guy Sorel, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Madeleine Carroll, Stefan Schnabel, Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Horace Braham (doubles). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46830. The Cavalcade Of America. January 31, 1949. NBC net. "One Last Romance". Commercials deleted. Benjamin Franklin aids the romance of artist Benjamin West and his lover, imprisoned by an evil brother. Halsted Welles (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Joan Lorring, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Staats Cotsworth, Ted Pearson (announcer), Una O'Connor, Walter Hampden, Craig McDonnell, Michael Alexander, James Thomas (author). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46825. The Cavalcade Of America. February 7, 1949. NBC net. "The Store That Winked Out". Commercials deleted. Abe Lincoln tries his hand at running a general store, and fails miserably. Ann Rutledge (great grand-niece of Lincoln's wife) actually plays the part of Ann Rutledge! Ann Rutledge, Lyle Sudrow, Arden Cornwell (composer), Zachary Scott, Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Brian (conductor), Jimmy Atkins (singing transitions), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Zarel Spears (author), Robert Barton (author), Virginia Radcliffe (composer), Ted Pearson (announcer). 26:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45033. The Cavalcade Of America. February 14, 1949. NBC net. "A Valentine For Sophia". Sponsored by: DuPont. The love story of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Sophia Peabody. Muriel Kirkland, Randall Stewart (author), Patricia Ryan, Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Glenn Ford, Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Alice Reinheart, Muriel Kirkland, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Donald Brian (conductor). 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46824. The Cavalcade Of America. February 21, 1949. NBC net. "The Unheroic Hero". Commercials deleted. The story of Captain Robert Stobo, who fought alongside General Washington during the French and Indian War, and spent years in a French prison. Lamont Johnson, Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Douglas Freeman (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ian Martin (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), House Jameson, Robert Dryden (doubles), Murray Forbes (doubles), Harold Dryanforth, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Guy Sorel (doubles), Halsted Welles (adaptor). 26:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46823. The Cavalcade Of America. March 7, 1949. NBC net. "Journey Among The Lost". Commercials deleted. The story of Dorothea Dix and her battle for the humane treatment of the insane. Jean Arthur, Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Helen Marshall (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

516. The Cavalcade Of America. March 14, 1949. NBC net. "My Hunt After The Captain". Commercials deleted. A well-produced drama, with excellent acting and sound. The story of the search made by Dr. Oliver Wendell Holmes for his soldier-son. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (music director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arthur Arent (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Cecil Roy (doubles), James McCallion, Ian Martin (doubles), Rosemary Rice, Ivor Francis (doubles), Rod Hendrickson (doubles), Conrad Nagel (doubles), Don Harris, Arthur Waitland, William Eythe. 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46832. The Cavalcade Of America. March 28, 1949. NBC net. "Boy Wanted". Commercials deleted. A well-done, heartwarming story about an unwanted little boy and his problem adoption. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (music director), Allen Shea, Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Virginia Bruce, Frank Gabrielson (writer). 27:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46834. The Cavalcade Of America. April 4, 1949. NBC net. "Citizen Mama". Sponsored by: DuPont. The program originates from Buffalo, New York, celebrating the twenty fifth anniversary of "cellophane." Only one of the commercials is included. The story is based on the 1943 novel, "Mama's Bank Account," which was later the basis for the famous television series, "I Remember Mama." Irene Dunne, Kathryn Forbes (author), Frank Gabrielson (adaptor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (omposer), Donald Brian (conductor), Carl Frank, Don Hastings, Arnold Robertson, House Jameson, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Rosemary Rice (who would also appear in the television series), Iris Mann, Alice Yourman, Robert Dryden. 27:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46833. The Cavalcade Of America. April 11, 1949. NBC net. "Dinner At Belmont". Commercials deleted. Sarah Polk, the widow of the president, tries to promote a romance between a southern belle and a Union soldier during the Civil War. The fate of a university hangs in the balance! Les Damon, A. L. Crabbe (author), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Osborne, James Monks, Robert Dryden, Edwin Jerome, James McCallion, Joan Shea, Janet Blair, Marjorie Maude. 25:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45027. The Cavalcade Of America. April 18, 1949. NBC net. "Honest John Gaminski and The Thirteen Uncle Sams". Sponsored by: DuPont. A crooked politician reforms as a result of a dream about a visit by Uncle Sam himself! Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Oskar Homolka, John Gibson, Bill Adams, Edwin Jerome, Lyle Sudrow, Pat O'Malley, Marilyn Erskine, Earl George, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Brian (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Ted Pearson (announcer). 30:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46822. The Cavalcade Of America. April 25, 1949. NBC net. "Lady On A Mission". Commercials deleted. James Monroe (the U. S. ambassador to France), and his wife Elizabeth, try to free Madame Lafayette from a Revolutionary War prison. Bernard Grant, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dorothy McGuire, House Jameson, Margaret Lewerth (adaptor), Staats Cotsworth, Ted Pearson (announcer), Mildred Clinton, Robert Dryden, Stefan Schnabel, Luis Van Rooten, Mary Whitton (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46827. The Cavalcade Of America. May 2, 1949. NBC net. "When We're Green We Grow". Commercials deleted. The story of Jennie McKimmon, one of the first rural "Home Demonstration Agents." Eighty-one year old Jennie McKimmon appears after the drama. Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Helen Claire, Jane Darwell, Jennie McKimmon, Ted Pearson (announcer), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Judy Lockser, Larry Robinson, Cecile Roy, Charles Webster, Iris Mann, Bill Adams, Don Hastings, Staats Cotsworth, Dorothy Storm, Betty Brensca, James Goss, Jane McKimmon (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 27:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46826. The Cavalcade Of America. May 9, 1949. NBC net. "Heard 'Round The World". Commercials deleted. The story of Daniel Chester French, the sculptor who created the famous statue of "The Minuteman." The daughter of Daniel Chester French appears after the story and tells an anecdote about her father. Ted Pearson (announcer), Elliott Reid, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Crisp, Halsted Welles (adapto), Eric Dressler, Barbara Townsend, Alfred de la Fuente, Larry Robinson, Irene Hubbard, Jerry Solars, Michael Alexander, House Jameson, Jack Zoller (director), Margeret French Cresson (author), Townsend Scudder (author), Ian Martin, Alice Yourman, Ginger Jones, Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46436. The Cavalcade Of America. May 23, 1949. NBC net. "Woman With A Sword". Commercials deleted. The story of Anna Carroll and her "Tennessee Plan," which helped to end the Civil War. Madeleine Carroll, Raymond Edward Johnson, Alice Reinheart, Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (director), Amanda Randolph, Ted Osborne (doubles), John Grigg (doubles), Ted Osborne, Edwin Jerome, Charles Webster, Hollister Noble (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 26:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

13562. The Cavalcade Of America. May 30, 1949. Program #255. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "The Reluctant Rebel". The fall of Fort Ticonderoga is dramatized. AFRS program name: "This Is The Story." Robert Cummings, Fran Lafferty, Robert Dryden (doubles), Ross Martin (doubles), Byron Kane (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Agnes Young, John Gibson (doubles), John Griggs, Frederick Van de Water (author), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 25:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

46435. The Cavalcade Of America. June 6, 1949. NBC net. "The Return Of The Lodger". Commercials deleted. Jacob Riis gets help from Theodore Roosevelt for a small reform for the homeless. Well done! Arthur Kohl, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edgar Stehli, Ian Martin, Jack Zoller (producer, director), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Richard Widmark, Ted Pearson, Charles Penman (doubles), Walter Kinsella, William Zuckert, Stefan Schnabel, Brad Barker (as a dog), Ted Pearson (announcer). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46434. The Cavalcade Of America. June 13, 1949. NBC net. "Footlights On The Frontier". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of Joseph Jefferson, the famous actor of the 19th century, and his friend Abraham Lincoln, who was a friend in need. The system cue has been deleted. Bill Hamilton (announcer), Agnes Young, Bill Adams, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Frank Gabrielson (writer), Ivan Cury, John Griggs (doubles), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Staats Cotsworth, Ted Pearson, Walter Hampden, Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Patricia Hosley (doubles), Mary Lou Foster. 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

46432. The Cavalcade Of America. June 20, 1949. NBC net. "Ridin' Shotgun". Commercials deleted. The story of Scott Davis of Deadwood, South Dakota, who rode shotgun on the Wells Fargo stage and set out to capture the Blackburn gang. Ralph Bellamy, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arthur Arent (adaptor), Jeanette Nolan (doubles), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arthur Kohl (doubles), Scott Tennyson (doubles), Ivan Cury, Cameron Andrews (doubles), Robert Dryden (doubles), Brad Barker (as a dog), Don Douglas, Robert Casey (author). 27:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45592. The Cavalcade Of America. June 27, 1949. NBC net. "The Homecoming Of Sou Chan". Commercials deleted. The story of the New York restauranteur, who was the owner of, "The House Of Chan." A well-done story about an immigrant Chinese boy who makes good in America. The real Sou Chan appears after the story. Kenny Delmar's chinese dialect is excellent. One of Sou Chan's regular customers, Fred Allen, appears to congratulate him. The last show of the season. Kenny Delmar, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Sou Chan (guest), Fred Allen (guest), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Edgar Stehli, Ted Osborne, Arthur Kohl, Guy Repp (doubles), John Gibson (doubles), Vivian Barry, Richard Gordon, Cameron Andrews, Rolly Bester, Kim Chan, Richard Gordon, Alan Shay, Frank Gabrielson (writer), Jack Zoller (producer, director). 28:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46433. The Cavalcade Of America. August 30, 1949. NBC net. "Wire To The West". Commercials deleted. The first show of the season. The story of Hiram Sibley and the first transcontinental telegraph system; how Western Union was started. See cat. #2405 for a sponsored version of this broadcast, but one in audio that's not as good. Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Raymond Massey (narrator), Ted Pearson (announcer), Laurette Fillbrandt, Raymond Edward Johnson (doubles), Arthur Kohl (doubles), Parker Fennelly, Scott Tennyson, Abby Lewis, House Jameson, James Goss (doubles), Michael O'Day (doubles). 26:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

2405. The Cavalcade Of America. August 30, 1949. NBC net, WNBC, New York aircheck. "Wire To The West". Sponsored by: DuPont. The first show of the season. The story of the making of the first transcontinental telegraph system; how Western Union was started. See cat. #46433 for a quality upgrade version, but with the commercials deleted. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Roger Pryor (producer), Cameron Prud'Homme, Arden Cornwell (composer), Jack Zoller (director), Parker Fennelly, Raymond Massey (narrator), Laurette Fillbrandt, Raymond Edward Johnson (doubles), Arthur Kohl (doubles), Michael O'Day (doubles), Scott Tennyson, Abby Lewis, House Jameson, James Goss (doubles), Ted Pearson (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

46430. The Cavalcade Of America. September 6, 1949. NBC net. "Lay That Musket Down". Commercials deleted. The story of how Christopher Ludwick, an immigrant baker from Philadelphia, helped General Washington win the Revolutionary War. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Paul Henreid, Peter Capell, Robert Dryden, Russell Hughes (adaptor), Ted Pearson, Edwin Jerome, Stefan Schnabel, Arnold Robertson, Leon Askin, Max Wessels, Stewart Holbrook (author), Jack Zoller (producer, director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46431. The Cavalcade Of America. September 13, 1949. NBC net. "Joe Palmer's Beard". Commercials deleted. A man of principles refuses to shave his beard, even when the whole town turns against him. Agnes Young, Brian Donlevy, Donald Rose, Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Faulkner (continuity), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Cameron Andrews, Scott Tennyson, Arnold Robertson, James Goss, Bill Adams, John Seymour, Arthur Kohl, Stewart Holbrook (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46437. The Cavalcade Of America. September 20, 1949. NBC net. "Troublesome Jane". Commercials deleted. Jane Swisshelm, an abolitionist newspaper publisher in Minnesota, tackles a pro-slavery boss, who owns the town. John Nesbitt appears to promote his appearance on next week's show. Donald Voorhees (conductor), John Nesbitt, Jack Zoller (director), Kenny Delmar, Luther Davis (adaptor), Ruth Hussey, Ted Pearson (announcer), Ross Martin, Robert Dryden, Klock Ryder, Rod Hendrickson, Wilda Hinkle, Helen Gerald, Tony Randall, Sarah Fussell, Joseph Bell, Maurice Ellis, Jeff Britton, Donald Keys, Salem Ludwig, John Harper, Margaret Ferrand (author), Jane Swisshelm (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46438. The Cavalcade Of America. September 27, 1949. NBC net. "The Immortal Blacksmith". Commercials deleted. John Nesbitt tells the sad story of Thomas Davenport, the man who invented the electric motor. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jean Gillespie, John Griggs, John Nesbitt (writer, narrator), Jack Zoller (director), Parker Fennelly, Scott Tennyson, John Griggs, Joseph Bell, William Podmore, Cameron Andrews, Roger Pryor (producer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46439. The Cavalcade Of America. October 4, 1949. NBC net. "The Lady Becomes A Governor". Commercials deleted. The story of how Lady Margaret Brent became the governor of the colony of Maryland. Jack Zoller (director), Margaret Lewerth (adaptor), Staats Cotsworth, Ted Pearson, Vinton Hayworth, Sarah Burton, Guy Spaull, Malcolm Keen, Richard Newton (doubles), Peter Capell, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dorothy McGuire, John Stanley, Richard Gordon, Michael Alexander, Lucy Thurston (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30785. The Cavalcade Of America. October 11, 1949. NBC net. "This Little Plot Of Ground". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of the youth of Ralph Waldo Emerson. The program closing has been deleted. Jean Gillespie, Ethel Owen, Eric Dressler, Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), House Jameson, Halsted Welles (adaptor), Cornel Wilde, Ralph Rusk (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 25:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

46441. The Cavalcade Of America. October 18, 1949. NBC net. "Remember Anna Zenger". Commercials deleted. John Peter Zenger and well as his wife Anna, tackle the evils of tyranny and establish "Freedom Of The Press" in the process. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Peter Capell, Rosalind Russell, Ted Pearson (doubles), Arthur Maitland, Barry Thompson (doubles), Neil Fitzgerald, William Podmore (doubles), Berry Kroeger, Edwin Jerome, James McCallion, Kent Cooper (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:09. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

46440. The Cavalcade Of America. October 25, 1949. NBC net. "Life Line". Commercials deleted. The story of Bob Forrest, a veteran who becomes an underwater lumberjack after the war. The real Bob Forrest appears on the show after the drama. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Margaret Lewerth (writer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Michael O'Day, Les Damon, Bill Smith, Peggy Lubin, George Petrie, Cameron Prud'Homme, Phil Sterling, Bob Forrest, Dane Clark, Roger Pryor (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46442. The Cavalcade Of America. November 1, 1949. NBC net. "Strike A Blow For Liberty". Commercials deleted. The story of Thomas Fortie, who thought the fight for liberty during the Revolution was not his fight. Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Tyrone Power, Staats Cotsworth, Peter Capell, Arnold Robertson (doubles), Marilyn Erskine, Arthur Kohl (doubles), Barry Thompson, George Petrie (doubles), Bill Smith, Edward Stanley (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composwer). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30786. The Cavalcade Of America. November 8, 1949. NBC net. "Signal To The World". Commercials deleted. The story of Robert Townsend, who was torn between personal grief and patriotism. Cary Grant, Joan Lorring, Berry Kroeger, Ted Pearson (announcer), Russell Hughes (adaptor), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Forrest Graham, Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Horace Braham, Allen Manson, Malcolm Keen, Bertram Tanswell, Wilda Hinkle, George Scullin (author), Roger Pryor (producer). 27:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45594. The Cavalcade Of America. November 15, 1949. NBC net. "The Greatest Risk". Commercials deleted. The adventure and romance of James McDaniel, who came to America as a spy, and stayed to defend the country. Ray Milland, Robert Tallman (writer), Charlotte Manson, Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Barry Thompson, Eda Heineman, Dan Ocko, George Petrie (doubles), John Stanley, Reginald Mason, John Griggs, Brad Barker (as a dog), Halsted Welles (writer), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 25:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22960. The Cavalcade Of America. November 22, 1949. NBC net. "Us Pilgrims". Commercials deleted. An amusing and charming look at the Pilgrim Fathers, and seen through the eyes of a modern immigrant. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on November 24, 1947 (see cat. #22959). A script well worth repeating. George Tobias (doubles), Peter Donald (doubles), Mercedes McCambridge, Dan Ocko (doubles), Frank Gabrielson (writer, host), George Petrie, Peter Capell, Mildred Clinton, Mercedes McCambridge, Rolly Bester, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45593. The Cavalcade Of America. November 29, 1949. NBC net. "Spindletop". Commercials deleted. The story of Anthony Lucas, who discovered the oil fields of East Texas. The story was subsequently produced, with a different script on "The Cavalcade Of America," on January 9, 1951 (see cat. #45364). Donald Voorhees (conductor), Gertrude Warner, Henry Fonda, Irve Tunick (writer), Larry Haines, Malcolm Keen, Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Albertson (doubles), Butch Cavell, Eric Dressler, Roy Fant, Jo Boland, George Petrie, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30787. The Cavalcade Of America. December 6, 1949. NBC net. "The Wall Of Silence". Commercials deleted. The story of Marie Hays Heiner, who went deaf overnight from influenza, but who refused to admit it! The program closing has been deleted. Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Gene Tierney, Ginger Jones, Vera Allen, Charles Seel, Cecile Roy (doubles), Chester Stratton, Joseph Bell (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Maurice Franklin, Charles Seel, Grace Albert (doubles), Mary Hays Heiner (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 22:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30788. The Cavalcade Of America. December 13, 1949. NBC net. "South Of Cape Horn". Sponsored by: DuPont. An adventure story about the discovery of the Antarctic continent by Americans. George Faulkner (adaptor), Mickey Rooney, Parker Fennelly, Bill Hamilton (commerical spokesman), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arnold Moss, Ian Martin, Ted Pearson (announcer), Rod Hendrickson, James Stevens, Dorothy Sands, Cameron Andrews, Jack Hartley, Alexander Laing (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

45596. The Cavalcade Of America. December 27, 1949. NBC net. "A Cup Of Coffee With Lew". Commercials deleted. The story of Lew Reese, who built the Scio Ohio Pottery Company from a ruin into a valuable community asset. Lowell Thomas (guest narrator), Gene Lockhart, Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Morton Wishengrad (writer), Rolly Bester, Ginger Jones (doubles), Julian Noa, Alan Hewitt (doubles), Irving Mitchell (triples), John McGovern (doubles), James Goss (doubles), Lon Clark, Joseph Bell (doubles), Dan Ocko, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45595. The Cavalcade Of America. January 3, 1950. NBC net. "The Incomparable Doctor". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of the famous meeting between Benjamin Franklin and Lord Howe, in a final effort to prevent a Revolutionary War. The script was subsequently used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on July 10, 1951 (see cat. #88870. Donald Voorhees (conductor), Elliott Reid, George Faulkner (continuity), Guy Spaull, Ivan Cury, Katherine Grill, Cathleen Cordell, Melville Ruick, Scott Tennyson, Tommy Readick, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer, performer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Charles Laughton. 26:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30789. The Cavalcade Of America. January 10, 1950. NBC net. "Honor Bound". Commercials deleted. The story of Sam Davis, one of the heroes of the Confederacy. The broadcast originates from the Ryman Auditorium, Nashville. The program closing has been deleted. George Faulkner (adaptor), John Lund, Joan Caulfield, Vinton Hayworth, Richard Gordon, Gavin Gordon (doubles), Scott Tennyson (doubles), James Monks (doubles), Edwin Jerome (doubles), Dan Ocko, Kathleen Comegys, Adelaide Rowell (author), Edyth Whitley (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

45602. The Cavalcade Of America. January 17, 1950. NBC net. "The Golden Needle". Commercials deleted. A portrait of Nell Donnelly of Kansas City, who started a dress factory that achieved great success. Arden Cornwell (conductor), Cameron Prud'Homme, Staats Cotsworth, Inge Adams, Pat Hosley, Alan Hewitt, Ginger Jones, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Donald Voorhees (music director), Kathleen Comegys, Bess McCammon, Ted Pearson (announcer), Dorothy McGuire. 27:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30790. The Cavalcade Of America. January 24, 1950. NBC net. "The Interchangeable Mr. Whitney". Commercials deleted. In 1799, Eli Whitney turned from Cotton Gins to muskets. He changed the industrial patterns of the civilized world. The program closing has been deleted. Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Robert Taylor, Parker Fennelly (doubles), Raymond Edward Johnson, Cameron Prud'Homme, Elliott Reid, Malcolm Keen, Robert Dryden, Robin Morgan, Joseph Bell, Scott Tennyson, Roger Burlingame (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30791. The Cavalcade Of America. January 31, 1950. NBC net. "Ordeal By Fire". Commercials deleted. A story about the early days of insurance companies and the great fire of New York City. The program closing has been deleted. Irve Tunick (writer), Michael Sklar (writer), Edward Arnold, Jack Manning, John Griggs (doubles), Malcolm Keen (doubles), Parker Fennelly, Dan Ocko, Susan Douglas, Frank Behrens (doubles), Alan Bunce, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30792. The Cavalcade Of America. February 7, 1950. NBC net. "The Thinking Heart". Commercials deleted. A selection of famous prose and poetry (by Carl Sandburg, Walt Whitman, several others) about Abraham Lincoln. The program closing has been deleted. Raymond Massey, Beatrice Pearson, Carl Sandburg (author), Walt Whitman (author), Griff Barnett, Edwin Max (doubles), John Griggs (doubles), Doris Parker (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Gladys Thornton, George Faulkner (adaptor), Robert Sherwood (author), John Drinkwater (author), E. P. Conkle, Edwin Mark-Conkle, Edgar Lee Masters (author), Stephen Vincent Benet, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

45599. The Cavalcade Of America. February 14, 1950. NBC net. "Enterprise U. S. A.". Commercials deleted. Two young men in Georgia have an idea to take worthless cotton fields and build a factory...which eventually becomes an Arrow Shirt factory. Lee Bowman, James Monks, Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Ted Pearson (announcer), Scott Tennyson, Charles Egleston, Joseph Latham, Roy Fant (doubles), Gavin Gordon (doubles), Gladys Thornton, James Monks, Bill Adams, Butch Cavell (doubles), Doris Frankel (writer), Arthur Arent (writer), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Linda Reid. 27:10. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

30793. The Cavalcade Of America. February 21, 1950. NBC net. "Reveille". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of some of the darkest days of the American Revolution at Valley Forge. The program closing has been deleted. The script was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on August 21, 1951 (see cat. #88876). Edwin Max (doubles), Staats Cotsworth (doubles), Arnold Moss, Alice Reinheart, Pat Hosley, Larry Blyden (doubles), John Griggs (doubles), William Burbridge, John Harper, Anna Maude Morath, Doris Parker, Edgar Stehli, Richard Janover, Joseph Bell (doubles), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (nnouncer), Arden Cornwell (composer), George Faulkner (writer), Walter Hampden, Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

45598. The Cavalcade Of America. February 28, 1950. NBC net. "Young Man In A Hurry". Commercials deleted. The story of Joe Gerber, an Austrian immigrant who invents a simple but clever device. Joe Gerber appears after the story and is interviewed. The script was subsequently used on "The Eternal Light" on October 15, 1950 (see cat. #71673). Cornel Wilde, Morton Wishengrad (writer), Virginia Payne, Ted Pearson (announcer), Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Joe Gerber (guest), Mildred Clinton, Arnold Robertson, Earl George, Alan Hewitt, Richard Gordon, George Petrie, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

30794. The Cavalcade Of America. March 7, 1950. NBC net. "Mr. Peale and The Dinosaur". Commercials deleted. Charles Wilson Peale's interesting and amusing adventures in establishing Philadelphia's great Museum of Natural History. The program closing has been deleted. Arthur Argent (adaptor), Claude Rains, Agnes Moorehead, Parker Fennelly, Alan Hewitt, Edgar Stehli, Lyle Sudrow, James Flexner (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30795. The Cavalcade Of America. March 14, 1950. NBC net. "Crazy Judah". Commercials deleted. A story of Theodore Judah and his exciting dream of a great American transcontinental railroad. The program closing has been deleted. Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Gertrude Warner, George Petrie (doubles), Arnold Robertson (doubles), Humphrey Davis (doubles), Judy Lockser, Joseph Lewis (doubles), Joseph Bell, Arthur Arent (writer), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (nnouncer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

45597. The Cavalcade Of America. March 21, 1950. NBC net. "I, Mary Peabody". Commercials deleted. The story of the Peabody sisters of Salem, Massachusetts, and Mary's love for Horace Mann. Elizabeth Taylor, Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (music director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Susan Douglas, Anne Seymour, Richard Waring, Irene Hubbard, Louise Tharp (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

46063. The Cavalcade Of America. March 28, 1950. NBC net. "General Forrest Rides Again". Commercials deleted. A tanker fighting the Japs in the Pacific is aided by the spirit of a Confederate general. John Gibson, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Joseph Lewis, Roy Fant, Lester Carr, John Griggs, Geoffrey Bryant (doubles), Ivan Cury, Walter Havighurst (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson, Arden Cornwell (composer), George Faulkner (adaptor), Richard Widmark. 26:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30796. The Cavalcade Of America. April 4, 1950. NBC net. "Decision In The Valley". Commercials deleted. The story of six momentous days in the life of a Confederate doctor, Dr. Hunter McGuire. The program closing has been deleted. Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Robert Cummings, Les Damon (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Leora Thatcher, Grace Albert, Ginger Jones (doubles), Anne Seymour, Humphrey Davis, Robert Dryden, Roy Fant, Arthur Gordon (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30797. The Cavalcade Of America. April 11, 1950. NBC net. "Citizen Straus". Commercials deleted. The story of how Nathan Straus' concern over a tubercular cow led to the pasteurization of milk and the saving of millions of lives. Morton Wishengrad (writer), Melvyn Douglas, Parker Fennelly (doubles), William Zuckert, Robert Dryden, Alice Reinheart, Charles Webster (doubles), Arnold Robertson (doubles), Bobby Nick, Peter Capell, Frank Readick, Dean Harens (doubles), Dan Ocko, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30798. The Cavalcade Of America. April 18, 1950. NBC net. "Lady Of Johnstown". Commercials deleted. The courageous story of Rose Knox, who served for forty years as president of the Knox Gelatine Company. The program closing has been deleted. Ruth Woodman (writer), Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Virginia Bruce, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Alan Hewitt, Joseph Bell (doubles), Rolly Bester, Jimsey Sommers, John Larkin (doubles), Doro Merande, Bill Lipton (doubles), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

45601. The Cavalcade Of America. April 25, 1950. NBC net. "The Firefly Lamp". Commercials deleted. The story of Will Mahone, the determined engineer who managed to build a railroad through the Great Dismal Swamp. William Holden, Brenda Marshall (wife of William Holden), Irve Tunick (writer), Donald Voorhees (music conductor), Cameron Prud'Homme, Gavin Gordon (doubles), Charles Webster (doubles), Arnold Moss, Scott Tennyson, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ted Pearson (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45600. The Cavalcade Of America. May 2, 1950. NBC net. "I Can and I Will". Commercials deleted. The story of Lee Underwood, who commercialized the idea of sealing food in jars to preserve it. The program opening is upcut. Frank Behrens, Eric Dressler, Jack Kruschen, Guy Spaull, William Podmore, Ed Latimer, Roger Pryor (producer), Donald Voorhees (music director), Marilyn Erskine, Lee Bowman, Doris Frankel (writer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Ted Pearson (announcer), Jack Zoller (director). 25:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30799. The Cavalcade Of America. May 16, 1950. NBC net. "The Sword Of Kentucky". Commercials deleted. The story of George Rogers Clark, founder of Louisville, and the conquest of the "Northwest" Territories. The broadcast originates from Louisville, Kentucky, the program closing has been deleted. The script was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on August 14, 1951 (see cat. #88875). Lon McCallister, Robert Young, Wanda Hendrix, Horace Braham, George Petrie, Dan Ocko (doubles), Clifford Tatum Jr., Burt Backwell, Herbert Bott, Benjamin Ewing, Marvin Goldman, Jack Nord, Douglas Ramey, Robert Thompson, Winston Churchill (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

30800. The Cavalcade Of America. May 23, 1950. NBC net. "A Portrait Of The Author". Commercials deleted. A sound portrait of Thomas Jefferson and his three great loves; his home, his family, and his country. George Faulkner (writer), Basil Rathbone (doubles), Ginger Jones, Ronald Long, Virginia Dwyer, Henry Scott (doubles), Les Damon, Denise Alexander, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 24:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45358. The Cavalcade Of America. May 30, 1950. NBC net. "Miss Vinnie and Mr. Lincoln". Commercials deleted. A well-done story about a lady who was allowed to sculpt a portrait of Abraham Lincoln. It still stands in the rotunda of the Capitol building in Washington D. C. Robert Tallman (adaptor), Barbara Bel Geddes, Ethel Owen, Bill Adams, Berry Kroeger, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Leora Thatcher, Bill Smith (doubles), Lyle Sudrow, Sarah Fussell, Berry Kroeger, Freeman Hubbard (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45357. The Cavalcade Of America. June 6, 1950. NBC net. "The Conqueror". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Henry Rose Carter of Baltimore, and his fight against Yellow Fever. David Shaw (adaptor), William Eythe, Parker Fennelly, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Carl Eastman (doubles), Les Tremayne, Dan Ocko (doubles), William Post Jr., Ann Tobin (doubles), Denise Alexander, George Petrie (doubles), Charles Morrow Wilson (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), William Hamilton (announjcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer). 26:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45359. The Cavalcade Of America. June 13, 1950. NBC net. "The Redemption Of Lottie Moon". Commercials deleted. The story of the rise and fall of a beautiful spy for the Confederacy. Berry Kroeger, Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Faulkner (adaptor), Les Damon, Lucille Ball, Staats Cotsworth, George Petrie, Cameron Andrews (doubles), Ian Martin, Doris Parker, Rod Hendrickson (doubles), Chester Stratton (doubles), Ann Tobin, Walter Havighurst (author), Frank Siedel (author), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

45360. The Cavalcade Of America. June 20, 1950. NBC net. "Experiment In Humanity". Commercials deleted. The story of General A. R. Glancy and the building of a small hospital in Duluth Georgia, and that was just the beginning! Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Edward Arnold, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Marilyn Erskine (doubles), James Monks, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Joan Shea (doubles), Joseph Bell (doubles), Carl Eastman (doubles), Gavin Gordon, Katherine Hart, Venzuela Jones, Harold Martin (author), Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 25:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45361. The Cavalcade Of America. June 27, 1950. NBC net. "I Speak For Democracy". Commercials deleted. The last show of the season. The story of a girl from northern Canada who came to Delaware and won a contest about the importance of American democracy. Virginia Radcliffe (writer), Susan Douglas, Gertrude Warner, Virginia Payne, Bartlett Robinson (doubles), Jack Grimes (doubles), Scott Tennyson (doubles), Pat Hosley, Theo Goetz, Arnold Robertson, Patty Pope, June Allyson, Evie Juster, Roger Pryor (producer), Jack Zoller (director), William Hamilton (announcer), Ryan Halloran (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 23:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

47375. The Cavalcade Of America. August 29, 1950. NBC net. "John Yankee". Commercials deleted. John Adams defends eight British soldiers against a charge of murder. The first show of the show's sixteenth season. The script was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on July 24, 1951 (see cat. #88872). Arden Cornwell (music), Basil Rathbone, Bill Hamilton (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Faulkner (adaptor), Jack Zoller (director), Katherine Brinker Bowen (author), John Griggs (doubles), Peter Capell, Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Carl Eastman (doubles), Milton Herman (doubles), John McGovern (doubles), Ronald Long, Cathleen Cordell, Horace Braham, Scott Tennyson, James O'Neill (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 25:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22961. The Cavalcade Of America. September 5, 1950. NBC net. "The Iron Mountain". Commercials deleted. The story of U. S. Steel's iron ore strike in Venezuela, after a world-wide search. An unintentionally harsh portrait of a multi-national giant. Dane Clark, Les Damon, Peter Capell, Dan Ocko (doubles), Joseph Bell, Louis Sorin (doubles), Joseph Lewis (doubles), Staats Cotsworth, Luis Van Rooten (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49958. The Cavalcade Of America. September 12, 1950. NBC net. "The Man With The Cargo Of Water". Commercials deleted. The story of Frederick Tudor, who shipped ice from New England to Martinique in the Caribbean! Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Faulkner (adaptor), Jack Zoller (director), Parker Fennelly, Richard Widmark, Stuart Holbrook (author), Arthur Maitland, Jean Gillespie, Arnold Robertson (doubles), Scott Tennyson (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Guy Sorel (doubles), Lyle Sudrow, Ronald Long (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Stuart Metz (announcer). 25:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22962. The Cavalcade Of America. September 19, 1950. NBC net. "Golden Harvest". Commercials deleted. The story of Cyrus McCormick and his invention of the "Reaper." Donald Voorhees (conductor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Irene Hubbard, Cameron Prud'Homme, Scott Tennyson, Maurice Ellis, Klock Ryder, Gavin Gordon, Doris Parker, William Burbridge, John Harper, Douglas Taylor, Delmar Knutson, Halsted Welles (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Ed Begley, Lon McCallister. 27:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22963. The Cavalcade Of America. September 26, 1950. NBC net. "Yankee Doodle Debby". Commercials deleted. The story of Deborah Sampson, who disguised herself and enlisted in the Continental Army to fight the British. Palmer Ward, Robert Tallman (writer), Robert Anderson (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Winfield Honie (doubles), Parker Fennelly, George Petrie, Chester Stratton, Scott Tennyson, Rica Martens, Ann Pitoniak, Staats Cotsworth, Joan Caulfield, Bartlett Robinson, Arnold Robertson. 27:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22964. The Cavalcade Of America. October 3, 1950. NBC net. "Six Men Of Wood". Commercials deleted. The story of a family during the Depression that goes into the furniture business...with original designs. Robert Young, Gertrude Warner, Robin Morgan, Bob Hastings, Jimsey Sommers, Don Harris (doubles), Jack Diamond (doubles), David Anderson, Roger Sullivan, Leora Thatcher, Oscar Schisgall (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22965. The Cavalcade Of America. October 10, 1950. NBC net. "Emma". Sponsored by: DuPont. The fifteenth anniversary show of the series. The heroic story of nurse Emma Edmonds, who spied for the North during the Civil War. Ginger Rogers, Cy Harrice (announcer), Ossie Davis, James Van Dyck (doubles), Larry Blyden (doubles), Maurice Ellis, Staats Cotsworth, James Monks, Scott Tennyson, Morton Wishengrad (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47376. The Cavalcade Of America. October 17, 1950. NBC net. "Wizard Of Whiting". Commercials deleted. How the process of "petroleum cracking" was invented by Dr. William Burton and Dr. Robert Humphries. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Lee Bowman, Ralph Bellamy (narrator), Cameron Prud'Homme, Frances Robinson, Charles Webster (doubles), Alan Hewitt (doubless), Don Harris, Dan Ocko, Larry Haines, Peter Capell, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 28:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47377. The Cavalcade Of America. October 24, 1950. NBC net. "Juliet In Pigtails". Commercials deleted. The story of Mary Anderson, one of the stars of the American stage, and her dramatic debut performance. The program receives the American Legion Auxiliary Award. Arden Cornwell (composer), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Margaret O'Brien, Morton Wishengrad (writer), Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Bartlett Robinson (doubles), Arlene Blackburn (doubles), John Griggs (doubles), Alan Hewitt (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47378. The Cavalcade Of America. October 31, 1950. NBC net. "Wither Thou Goest". Commercials deleted. The story of Eliza McCardle, who fell in love with a tailor from Tennessee named Andrew Johnson, who became the seventeenth president of the United States. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Loretta Young, Morton Wishengrad (writer), Wesley Addy, Robert Dryden (doubles), Tony Randall (doubles), Betty Caine (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47381. The Cavalcade Of America. November 7, 1950. NBC net. "Improvement Noted". Commercials deleted. The story of Eliphalet Dennison and the company he founded: Dennison paper products. Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Philip Lewis (writer), Ian MacAllaster, Alan Hewitt, Arden Cornwell (composer), Cornel Wilde, Ossie Davis, Robert Dryden, Virginia Dwyer, Margaret Berlin, George Petrie (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer). 23:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45362. The Cavalcade Of America. November 14, 1950. NBC net. "Sir Galahad In Manhattan". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. J. Marion Sims, who founded the first women's hospital in America. Ray Milland, Ernest Chappell, Gladys Thornton, Elizabeth Watts, Peter Capell, Helen Claire, Joan Shea, Arnold Moss, Palmer Ward, Rolly Bester, Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Cy Harrice (announcer), Seale Harris (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director). 25:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30801. The Cavalcade Of America. November 21, 1950. NBC net. "The Stepping Stones". Commercials deleted. The story of the brave band of Pilgrims who signed America's first charter of civil rights, the Mayflower Compact. The script was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on August 7, 1951 (see cat. #88874). Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Douglas Fairbanks Jr., George Faulkner (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Susan Douglas, Walter Hampden, Richard Purdy (doubles), Barry Thompson (doubles), Jack Manning, Horace Braham (doubles), Dennis Hoey, Martin Ruby (doubles), William Podmore (doubles), William Carnell, John Harper, John Lotas, Alvin Sullum, Arden Cornwell (composer), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Francis Saunders, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47380. The Cavalcade Of America. November 28, 1950. NBC net. "The Rose and The Thorns". Commercials deleted. The story of the romance of Winnie Davis, daughter of the president of the Confederacy, with a New York journalist. Arden Cornwell (composer), Bill Smith, Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dorothy McGuire, John Raby, Jack Zoller (director), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Ossie Davis (doubles), Leora Thatcher, Joan Shea, Doris Parker, Carl Eastman, Robert Tallman (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), The Melodaires. 25:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22966. The Cavalcade Of America. December 5, 1950. NBC net. "The Grand Design". Commercials deleted. The story of Charles L'Enfant, the designer of the city of Washington, D. C., who held his honor and principles above fame and riches. Charles Boyer, George Faulkner (writer), Staats Cotsworth, Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Richard Gordon, Charles Webster, Robert Dryden, George Petrie, Maurice Franklin (doubles), Guy Repp, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45363. The Cavalcade Of America. December 12, 1950. NBC net. "Ulysses In Love". Sponsored by: DuPont. A romance in the young life of Lieutenant Ulysses Grant. Arthur Arent (adaptor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Denise Alexander, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Patsy Campbell, Ronald Reagan, Kathleen Camegys, Cameron Prud'Homme, Dan Ocko, Martin Ruby, Lyle Sudrow, Lloyd Lewis (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:24. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

47379. The Cavalcade Of America. December 19, 1950. NBC net. "The DuPont Chorus". Sponsored by: DuPont. The program originates from Wilmington, Delaware. The DuPont Chorus sings seasonal favorites, starting with "Adeste Fideles." The president of DuPont (Crawford Greenewalt) speaks. Bill Hamilton (announcer), Frank J. Clark (choral director), The DuPont Company Chorus, Arden Cornwell (composer of a Christmas song for this program), Helen Cornwell (composer of a Christmas song for this broadcast). 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47382. The Cavalcade Of America. December 26, 1950. NBC net. "A Mockingbird Sang (At Chickamagua)". Commercials deleted. The story of Civil War spy Lieutenant Beasley Nichol of the Confederate Army, who discovered the plans of the Union Army. Alfred Leland Crabbe (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Frank Gallop (announcer), Jack Zoller (director), Lee Bowman, Robert Tallman (adaptor), Staats Cotsworth, Claudia Morgan, Melville Ruick, Larry Blyden, Les Damon (doubles), Robert Dryden (doubles), Tess Sheehan, H. L. Blackburn. 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30802. The Cavalcade Of America. January 2, 1951. NBC net. "An American from France". Commercials deleted. The story of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, "a young man whose courage and foresight resulted in an industry that has grown with the nation." Joseph Cotten, Walter Hampden, Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Manning, Raymond Edward Johnson (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Joan Alexander, Santos Ortega, Edgar Stehli, Guy Sorel, Luis Van Rooten (doubles), Jimsey Sommers (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Ernest Chappell (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45364. The Cavalcade Of America. January 9, 1951. NBC net. "Spindletop". Commercials deleted. The program originates from Beaumont, Texas, on the fiftieth anniversary of the opening of the Spindletop oil field. The story of Anthony Lucas and his success at Spindletop. The story was produced previously (with a different script) on "The Cavalcade Of America" on November 29, 1949 (see cat. #45593). Chester Stratton (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), Donald Bryan (conductor), Eddie Astrich, Fred Le Mieux (announcer), Judith Parrish, Les Damon, Robert Cummings, Roy Fant, Teresa Wright, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (director). 26:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22967. The Cavalcade Of America. January 16, 1951. NBC net. "There Stands Jackson". Commercials deleted. The story of the military genius of Stonewall Jackson, and how he met his death. The story was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on July 31, 1951 (see cat. #88873). John Hodiak, Charles Dingle, Butch Cavell, Lawson Zerbe (doubles), Maurice Ellis, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Les Damon (doubles), Cynthia Stone, Bill Adams, Chester Stratton (doubles), Betty Caine, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Tom Shirley (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22968. The Cavalcade Of America. January 23, 1951. NBC net. "The Metal Of The Moon". Commercials deleted. The story of twenty two year old Charles Martin Hall, who discovered the practical method to obtain aluminum from its ores. Montgomery Clift, Dan Ocko (doubles), Bill Adams, Amzie Strickland, Jean Gillespie, Roy Fant, Pat Hosley, Irene Hubbard, Charlotte Denny, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Tom Shirley (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

30803. The Cavalcade Of America. January 30, 1951. NBC net. "Keepsakes". Sponsored by: DuPont. A well-done story about some of the lesser known facts about Abraham Lincoln, as told through the memorabilia of his life. The script was subsequently used on "American Portraits" on August 28, 1951 (see cat. #88877). George Faulkner (adaptor), Raymond Massey, Wesley Addy (narrator), Margaret Draper, Len Sterling (doubles), Scott Tennyson, Robert Dryden (doubles), Jeanne Elkins, John Griggs, Carl Sandburg (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Ted Campbell (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22969. The Cavalcade Of America. February 6, 1951. NBC net. "Greeley Of The Tribune". Commercials deleted. A temperance-minded aunt helps the New York newspaper editor scoop a story about Daniel Webster and strengthen the free press in America. Brian Donlevy, Chester Stratton, John Gibson, Charles Webster (triples), Lon Clark, Robert Dryden, Ethel Owen, W. Honey, Sydney Smith, Ross Martin (doubles), David Anderson, William Hale (author), Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Paul Luther (announcer). 26:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45365. The Cavalcade Of America. February 13, 1951. NBC net. "Fiber 66". Commercials deleted. The story of the invention of nylon. The script was subsequently used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on December 2, 1952 (see cat. #23018, which is titled, "A Thousand To One"). Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Judith Parrish, Lee Bowman, Wesley Addy, Richard Gordon, Grayce Albert, Wilda Hinkle, Les Damon, Ann Tobin, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Len Sterling (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer). 25:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

47383. The Cavalcade Of America. February 20, 1951. NBC net. "Mary Of Murray Hill". Commercials deleted. The story of how Mary Murray helped General Washington escape the British, by burning the boots of General Cornwallis! Donald Voorhees (conductor), Grace Humphries (author), Joan Fontaine, Jack Zoller (director), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Ginger Jones, William Post Jr., Horace Braham, Alan Hewitt, Maurice Ellis, Bartlett Robinson, Guy Spaull, Arden Cornwell (music), Cy Harrice (announcer), Carol Pietel, Barbara Murphy, Grayce Albert, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 26:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

5998. The Cavalcade Of America. February 27, 1951. NBC net. "The Case Of Harold Thomas". Sponsored by: DuPont (part of one commercial has been deleted). A lawyer defends a poor man framed for robbery through the Legal Aid Society. The system cue has been deleted Dane Clark, Scott Tennyson (doubles), George Petrie, Florence Robinson, Joseph Kallini, Ann Tobin, Wendell Holmes, Edwin Jerome, Dan Ocko (doubles), Ann Thomas, Robert Anderson (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:52. Audio condition: Very good. Incomplete.

22970. The Cavalcade Of America. March 6, 1951. NBC net. "Whale Off". Commercials deleted. The story of Samuel Mulford, a cantankerous old man who objected so strenuously to the tax on whales, that he left colonial Long Island to complain to King George in England. Torin Thatcher, Muriel Kirkland, Staats Cotsworth, Louis Calhern, Cy Harrice (narrator), Cathleen Cordell, James McCallion, Sarah Burton, Richard Newton, Guy Repp (doubles), Elliott Reid, Guy Spaull, Jack Edwards, Humphrey Davis, John Griggs (doubles), Everett Edwards (author), Jeanette Edwards Rattray (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22971. The Cavalcade Of America. March 13, 1951. NBC net. "Uncle Eury's Dollar". Commercials deleted. The human story of the "Faith Cabin Libraries" of the South. Robert Cummings, Juano Hernandez, Cy Harrice (narrator), Clifford Smith, Cameron Prud'Homme, Scott Tennyson, Robert Santon (doubles), Roy Fant, Venzuela Jones, Dick Wigginton, Arnold Robertson, Cynthia Stone, Maurice Ellis, Emory Richardson, Morton Wishengrad (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22972. The Cavalcade Of America. March 20, 1951. NBC net. "Mr. Statler's Story". Commercials deleted. From bellhop to owner of a chain of hotels...how Mr. Statler did it. The program opening has been deleted. John Lund, Charles Dingle, Cy Harrice (narrator), Staats Cotsworth, Ethel Owen, Cameron Prud'Homme, Judith Parrish, Court Benson, Richard Gordon, George Petrie (doubles), Jean Ellyn (doubles), Bob Hastings, Ann Ives, Alan Hewitt, Scott Tennyson, Robert Tallman (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22973. The Cavalcade Of America. March 27, 1951. NBC net. "The King Of Nantucket". Commercials deleted. The story of Tristram Coffin, the would-be king of Nantucket Island. Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Crisp, Les Damon (doubles), Parker Fennelly, Robert Preston, Staats Cotsworth, Rolly Bester, Court Benson, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22974. The Cavalcade Of America. April 3, 1951. NBC net. "The Reluctant Pioneer". Commercials deleted. The story of the invention of the typewriter, and the development of the famous Remington Model #1. June Havoc, Jeffrey Lynn, Bill Adams, Roland Winters, Cy Harrice (announcer), Maurice Franklin, Ted Jewett, Guy Repp (doubles), Pat Terry, Klock Ryder, Chester Stratton, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jerry McGee (sound effects). 25:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22975. The Cavalcade Of America. April 10, 1951. NBC net. "Once More, The Thunderer". Commercials deleted. One small paper on Martha's Vineyard goes to great lengths to publish during a hurricane. A good story about the free press. Laraine Day, Franchot Tone, John Griggs, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Wendell Holmes, Parker Fennelly, Patty Pope, Ted Jewett, Anne Seymour, Mary Bennett (doubles), Bob Hastings, Henry Hough (author), Gerald Holland (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47384. The Cavalcade Of America. April 17, 1951. NBC net. "Man Of Action". Commercials deleted. The story of naval hero Commodore David Porter, and his valiant but losing battle against the British. Dane Clark, Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Fletcher Pratt (author), George Faulkner (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Peter Capell, Arnold Moss, Mercer McLeod, Jack Manning (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), Martin Ruby, Gene Leonard, Joan Copeland, Peter Capell, Robert Santon, Guy Spaull, Fletcher Pratt (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer). 25:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22976. The Cavalcade Of America. April 24, 1951. NBC net. "No Doll Was Abigail". Commercials deleted. The story of Abigail Scott Dunaway, who fought for woman's suffrage in the Pacific Northwest. Joan Bennett, Cy Harrice (announcer), Elizabeth Watts (doubles), Richard Taber, Charles Dingle, Anne Seymour, Les Damon (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), Judith Parrish, Guy Repp (doubles), Harry Jackson (doubles), Ossie Davis, Robert Tallman (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22977. The Cavalcade Of America. May 1, 1951. NBC net. "The Raft". Commercials deleted. The story of Eddie Rickenbacker's ordeal with seven others on a life raft, adrift for twenty-three days in the South Pacific. Good radio flashback technique. Robert Montgomery, Cy Harrice (announcer), Bob Santon, Larry Robinson, James McCallion, James Van Dyke, Melville Ruick, George Petrie, William Post Jr., Hazel Logan, Melville Ruick, Donald Buka, George Petrie, Gene Leonard (doubles), Hans Christian Adamson (author), Eddie Rickenbacker, Irve Tunick (adaptor), George Fraser (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22978. The Cavalcade Of America. May 8, 1951. NBC net. "A Duel With Aunt Rebecca". Commercials deleted. The fascinating story of the time Abraham Lincoln almost fought a duel! Raymond Massey, Richard Carlson, Charles Dingle, Cy Harrice (announcer), Scott Tennyson, Ray Bramley, Warner Law (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47385. The Cavalcade Of America. May 15, 1951. NBC net. "Militant Angel". Commercials deleted. A biography of Annie Warburton Goodrich, who helped to create standards for the profession of nursing, during the early years of the century. Arden Cornwell (composer), Barbara Weeks, Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Harriet Burger Koch (author), Jack Zoller (director), Margaret Sullavan, Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Kermit Murdock, Scott Tennyson, Court Benson (doubles), Arnold Moss, Betty Garde, Ann Tobin, Pat Hosley, George Petrie, Guy Repp, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 26:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45355. The Cavalcade Of America. May 22, 1951. NBC net. "Top Secret". Commercials deleted. The story of General Mark Clark and his daring rendezvous with the French in North Africa...convincing them to defy the Vichy government and fight with the Allies. Robert Young, Arthur Arent (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Cy Harrice (announcer), Les Damon, Mercer McLeod, Ronald Long, Ross Martin (doubles), Berry Kroeger (doubles), Luis Van Rooten, Glenn Langan, Roderick Walker, Richard Purdy, Edwin Jerome, Mark Clark (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47386. The Cavalcade Of America. May 29, 1951. NBC net. "The Torchbearer". Commercials deleted. The story of Nathaniel Bacon, an American revolutionary born one hundred years too soon! Arden Cornwell (composer), Basil Rathbone, Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), George Faulkner (adaptor), Jack Zoller (director), Richard Green, Thomas Wartenbaker (author), Cynthia Stone, Mercer McLeod, Gilbert Mack, Ronald Long, Richard Purdy, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Frederic Worlock. 26:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47387. The Cavalcade Of America. June 5, 1951. NBC net. "Path To The Stars". Commercials deleted. The story of John Alfred Brashear, who became famous as a lens grinder and maker of telescopes. Claire Niesen, Arden Cornwell (conductor), Barry Sullivan, Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Sydney Smith, Denise Alexander, Phyllis Creore, Roy Fant, Dan Ocko (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Guy Repp. 26:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45356. The Cavalcade Of America. June 12, 1951. NBC net. "The Silent Service". Commercials deleted. The story of the U. S. S. Trigger, a submarine forced into duty laying mines, due to a shortage of torpedoes. The Trigger manages to cause grief for the Japanese nonetheless. Dick Powell, Gil Doud (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Cy Harrice (announcer), James McCallion, Staats Cotsworth, Jack Grimes, Glenn Langan (doubles), Cliff Smith (doubles), Larry Haines (doubles), George Petrie, Harley Copy (author), Walter Karig (author), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 26:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47388. The Cavalcade Of America. June 19, 1951. NBC net. "Chinese Daughter". Commercials deleted. The well-written autobiography of Jade Snow Wong, the fifth daughter of a Chinese-American family, and the hardest honor she was able to achieve: the approval of her "daddy." Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Diana Lynn, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jade Snow Wong (author), Jack Zoller (director), Robert Soderberg (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Rolly Bester, Ann Tobin, Anne Seymour (doubles), Berry Kroeger (doubles), Mimi Strongin, James Monks, Kermit Murdock (doubles). 26:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47389. The Cavalcade Of America. June 26, 1951. NBC net. "They Shall Have Music". Commercials deleted. The story of Theodore Thomas, the German conductor who helped to introduce the music of "the masters" to American audiences, and was the founder of the Chicago Symphony. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jan Miner, Jack Zoller (director), Paul Lukas, Rose Fay Thomas (author), Warner Law (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), George Petrie, Chester Stratton, Dan Ocko, Vinton Hayworth, Stefan Schnabel. 27:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45354. The Cavalcade Of America. July 3, 1951. NBC net. "Sound The Great Bell". Commercials deleted. Thomas Jefferson struggles to write a "Declaration Of Independence." Lee Bowman, Morton Wishengrad (writer), Susan Douglas, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Alan Hewitt, Mercer McLeod, Ronald Long (doubles), John Stanley. 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22979. The Cavalcade Of America. September 4, 1951. NBC net. "Towards A New World". Commercials deleted. The story of Dr. Joseph Priestly and his monumental discovery of oxygen. Alice Frost, Basil Rathbone, Mercer McLeod (doubles), Eda Heineman, Malcolm Keen (doubles), Ronald Long, Ross Martin, Pat O'Malley (doubles), Bonard Jaffe (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

22980. The Cavalcade Of America. September 11, 1951. NBC net. "No One Is Alone". Commercials deleted. A warm story about a typical Traveler's Aid case...a lonely man contemplating suicide. Laraine Day, Thomas Mitchell, Les Damon, Dan Ocko (doubles), Cy Harrice (announcer), Grayce Albert, Morton Wishengrad (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22981. The Cavalcade Of America. September 18, 1951. NBC net. "Girl On A Mission". Commercials deleted. A young girl by the name of Ellen Geiger, who cannot tell lies well, is used to help the Revolutionary cause with a musical cipher. Henry Morell, Joan Caulfield, Cy Harrice (announcer), Dick Janaver (doubles), Betty Garde, Michael McAlloney, Court Benson (doubles), Grant Richards, John Stanley, Richard Newton, Irene Hubbard, Robert Tallman (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22982. The Cavalcade Of America. September 25, 1951. NBC net. "Listen My Children". Commercials deleted. The story of the life of Paul Revere...what else he did besides that famous midnight ride. The script was subsequently used on "The Cavalcade Of America on December 9, 1952 (see cat. #23019). The program also was used on "Liberty Theatre," AFRS #364 "Station Library." Robert Ryan, Kenny Delmar (narrator), Cy Harrice (announcer), Nancy Marchand, Mercer McLeod, Joseph Bell, Rosemary Rice, Jim Stevens, Brad Barker (as a dog), Jacques Aubuchon, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45603. The Cavalcade Of America. October 2, 1951. NBC net. "Sequel At Seventy". Commercials deleted. The story of the discovery of Aureomycin, a wonder drug, by Dr. Benjamin M. Duggar. Walter Hampden, Parker Fennelly, Irve Tunick (writer), George Petrie, Guy Repp, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Sydney Smith, David Anderson, Bob Hastings, Dan Ocko, Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22983. The Cavalcade Of America. October 9, 1951. NBC net. "The Fields Are Green". Commercials deleted. A program dedicated to the "Future Farmer of America." Two boys use modern methods to successfully run a farm. Audie Murphy, Bob Hastings, Rosemary Rice, Cy Harrice (announcer), Bill Adams (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme, Virginia Payne, Gene Leonard, J. T. Bingham (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47390. The Cavalcade Of America. October 16, 1951. NBC net. "The Ship The Nazis Had To Get". Commercials deleted. A sea-story about a freighter with a vital shipment of tanks bound for Egypt, and of a journey that had to be made...the hard way! Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Ray Milland, Robert Anderson (writer), Arnold Moss (doubles), Alan Hewitt (doubles), Peter Clure, Malcolm Keen, Santos Ortega (doubles), Victor Chapin (doubles), Guy Repp, William Zuckert, James McCallion, James Winchester (author), Robert Anderson (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

47391. The Cavalcade Of America. October 23, 1951. NBC net. "Loyal Lady". Commercials deleted. The story of Rebecca Wright of Winchester Virginia, who sympathized with the North and worked for a Union victory during the Civil War. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Diana Lynn, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Morton Wishengrad (adaptor), Kathleen Comegys, Scott Tennyson, Chester Stratton (doubles), Kermit Murdock, Bernard Lenrow, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 26:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22984. The Cavalcade Of America. October 30, 1951. NBC net. "Navy Blue". Commercials deleted. The story of Lieutenant Victor Blue, hero of the Spanish American War. Robert Cummings, Santos Ortega, George Petrie, Dan Ocko, Kenny Delmar, Cy Harrice (announcer), Arnold Robertson (doubles), Carlos Montalban, George Bryan (author), Robert Tallman (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

45032. The Cavalcade Of America. November 6, 1951. NBC net. "Seven Hundred Boiled Shirts". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of India Locke, a New England bride, who followed her husband, the captain of a schooner, to sea. Ginger Rogers makes several mistakes in the first few minutes of the program. Ginger Rogers, Cy Harrice (announcer, performer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Gladys Thornton, George Petrie, Santos Ortega (doubles), Anne Seymour, Dan Ocko (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Court Benson, Ora Hinckley (author), Donald Trayser (author), Virginia Radcliffe (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22985. The Cavalcade Of America. November 13, 1951. NBC net. "A New Commandment". Commercials deleted. The meeting of Captain Thomas Sullivan with a pirate ship and how it led to the founding of the YMCA! Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Gertrude Warner, Larry Robinson, Alan Hewitt, Scott Tennyson (doubles), John Harper, Arnold Robertson, Dan Ocko, Malcolm Keen (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

3472. The Cavalcade Of America. November 20, 1951. NBC net. "The Path Of Praise". Sponsored by: Du Pont. The history of Thanksgiving. Possibly a rehearsal. Walter Hampden (narrator), Bramwell Fletcher, Joseph Bell, Bobby Santon, Frank Readick, Evelyn Varden, Bill Adams, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman). 30:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22986. The Cavalcade Of America. November 27, 1951. NBC net. "Incident At Lancaster". Commercials deleted. Revolutionary War hero Captain James Lee pretends to be Tory P. O. W. to find out how the British prisoners are escaping. MacDonald Carey, Frank Readick, Robert Dryden, Scott Tennyson, Betty Garde, Eugene Francis, Carl Harbord, Rosemary Foster (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22987. The Cavalcade Of America. December 4, 1951. NBC net. "The Sitting Duck". Commercials deleted. A good story about an American salvage ship with a U. N. crew, that salvaged a sunken MIG-15 under enemy fire, during the Korean War William Holden, Cy Harrice (announcer), Robert Dryden, Maurice Tarplin, Bram Nossen, George Petrie, Carl Emory, Guy Spaull, William Zuckert, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Robert Pollock (author), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Robert Tallman (adaptor). 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43278. The Cavalcade Of America. December 11, 1951. NBC net. "The Giant Who Stepped Over The Mountain". Sponsored by: DuPont. The story of the state of Franklin, formerly a part of North Carolina, and of John Sevier who was its governor. Arden Cornwell (composer), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman), Charles Spencer Hart (author), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Russell Hughes (adaptor), Tyrone Power, Arden Cornwell (composer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Santos Ortega (doubles), William Zuckert, Ted Jewett (doubles), Charles Webster (doubles), Malcolm Keen, Court Benson, Charles Dingle, Floyd Buckley. 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22988. The Cavalcade Of America. December 18, 1951. NBC net. "The DuPont Chorus". Sponsored by: DuPont. The broadcast originates from Wilmington, Delaware. The DuPont Chorus sings Christmas Carols, the president of DuPont (Crawford Greenewalt) speaks. Cy Harrice (announcer, narrator of "The First Christmas Candle"), The DuPont Company Chorus, Frank Clark (choral director), Crawford Greenewalt. 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

39837. The Cavalcade Of America. December 25, 1951. NBC net. "The Day They Gave Babies Away". Sponsored by: DuPont. A touching Christmas story about a twelve year old who is forced to find homes for his brothers and sisters when their mother dies. The script was previously used "The Columbia Workshop" on December 21, 1946 (see cat. #8916). Donald Voorhees (conductor), Sarah Fussell, Lois Volkman, Judy Lockser, Eda Heineman (doubles), Robert Santon, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Natalie Core, David Anderson, Madeleine Pierce, Cameron Prud'Homme, Sydney Smith, Ginger Jones, Irene Hubbard, Dale Eunson, Frank Gabrielson (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Bobby Driscoll, Cy Harrice (announcer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

22989. The Cavalcade Of America. January 1, 1952. NBC net. "Sixteen Sticks In A Bundle". Commercials deleted. A poor colored family, only one generation up from slavery, puts fourteen children through high school, and most of them through college. Ethel Waters, Cy Harrice (announcer), Norma Jean Nilsson (doubles), Kenny Delmar, William Johnstone, Cecil Thompson, Pat Washington, Jester Hairston, H. B. Barnum, Carmen Davis, Marie Stansall, Shelby Bacon, Margaret Hairston, Chester Jones, Florence Cadrez, Richard Davids (author), Edith Somner (adaptor), Robert Soderberg (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43279. The Cavalcade Of America. January 8, 1952. NBC net. "A Prisoner Named Brown". Commercials deleted. Tom Osborne goes to prison in an effort to reform the penal system. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Gregory Peck, Jack Zoller (director), Thomas Osborne (author), Warner Law (adaptor), Scott Tennyson, John Griggs, Maurice Ellis, Staats Cotsworth, Santos Ortega (doubles), Dick York, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22990. The Cavalcade Of America. January 15, 1952. NBC net. "A Port Of Missing Men". Commercials deleted. The story of Janet Lord, known as "Mother Roper," and her work for the Seaman's Friend Society. Loretta Young, Harold Huber (doubles), Ruth Yorke, Dan Ocko, Cy Harrice (announcer), Vinton Hayworth, Eda Heineman, William Zuckert, Maurice Ellis, Homer Smith, Grayce Albert, Frank Laskier (author), Arnold Schulman (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22991. The Cavalcade Of America. January 22, 1952. NBC net. "As If A Door Were Opening". Commercials deleted. The story of the Marquis de Lafayette, his commission in the Continental Army and his first meeting with General Washington. John Hodiak, Arnold Moss, Kermit Murdock (doubles), Robert Dryden, Cy Harrice (announcer), Susan Miller, Ross Martin, David Loth (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:10. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

264. The Cavalcade Of America. January 29, 1952. NBC net. "The Night There Was No President". Commercials deleted. The story of the strange conditions under which Theodore Roosevelt became President, as told from the viewpoint of his family. Arden Cornwell (composer), Butch Cavell, Cy Harrice (announcer), Dean Stockwell, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edwin Jerome, Evelyn Nolt (adaptor), Gertrude Warner, Guy Repp, Herman Hagadorn (author), Ian Martin, Jack Edwards, Jack Zoller (director), Parker Fennelly, Phillip Rod, Robert Dryden, Sarah Fussell, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22992. The Cavalcade Of America. February 5, 1952. NBC net. "Thunder Of Justice". Commercials deleted. The story of Matthew Lyon of Vermont, who fought the Alien and Sedition Acts from behind prison walls! Ian Martin (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme, Wesley Addy, Charles Egleston, Dorothy McGuire, Parker Fennelly, Frederic Worlock, Grace Keddy, Robert Dryden, Richard Gordon, John Miller (author), William Kendall Clarke (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Sydney Smith (doubles), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director). 25:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

46062. The Cavalcade Of America. February 12, 1952. NBC net. "With Malice Towards None". Commercials deleted. A dramatization of the meeting between Abraham Lincoln and Alexander Stephens, Vice President of the Confederacy, as they tried and failed to end the civil war. Raymond Massey, George Faulkner (adaptor), Donald Voorhees (conductor), John Griggs, Scott Tennyson (doubles), Cy Harrice (announcer), Charles Egleston, George Petrie, Ted Jewett (doubles), Carl Sandburg (author), Arden Cornwell (composer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director). 26:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22993. The Cavalcade Of America. February 19, 1952. NBC net. "Three Words". Commercials deleted. "Victory or Death" were the three words, and the story about how General Washington came to use them as a password before the Battle of Trenton. Claude Rains, Bill Lipton, Kermit Murdock, Cy Harrice (announcer), Richard Purdy, Court Benson, Mercer McLeod (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), Jack Hartley, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22994. The Cavalcade Of America. February 26, 1952. NBC net. "Doctor Commando". Commercials deleted. The story of General Sams, who landed behind enemy lines in Communist Korea, to investigate reports of an epidemic of plague. Wendell Corey, Les Damon, Cy Harrice (announcer), Peter Kalischer (author), Robert Anderson (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Howard Smith, Dan Lee (doubles), Jun-Gyu Park (doubles), Kisun Yun, Chung Yun, George Petrie, Mason Adams. 28:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22995. The Cavalcade Of America. March 4, 1952. NBC net. "Romance At Fort Crawford". Commercials deleted. The story of the tragic romance and brief marriage of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederacy. Arlene Dahl, Lex Barker, Bill Adams (doubles), Vera Allen, Cy Harrice (announcer), Warner Law (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ginger Jones, Henry Calvin. 26:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22996. The Cavalcade Of America. March 11, 1952. NBC net. "Adventure On The Kentucky". Commercials deleted. The story of Cincinnatus Shryock, a ferryman over the Kentucky River during the Civil War, who aided the Confederacy by helping the Union troops! Richard Widmark, Dick York, Don Briggs, Les Damon, Cy Harrice (announcer), Thomas Clark (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), Robert Tallman (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Roy Fant, Sarah Fussell, Neva Patterson, George Petrie (doubles), William Post. 25:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22997. The Cavalcade Of America. March 18, 1952. NBC net. "The Marine Who Was Two Hundred Years Old". Commercials deleted. An excellent Marine saga about Lou Diamond, a combat Marine who couldn't be stopped. Good radio. Dan Ocko (doubles), Don Briggs (doubles), Staats Cotsworth, William Bendix, Geoffrey Bryant, William Quinn (doubles), Ann Tobin, Robert Pollock (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Bob Hastings (doubles), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Chester Stratton (doubles). 25:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22998. The Cavalcade Of America. March 25, 1952. NBC net. "Breakfast At Nancy's". Commercials deleted. Nancy Hart's Revolutionary War activities are dramatized. This is the story of how she used her woodland cabin as a way station for Continental Army messengers. Cy Harrice (announcer), Staats Cotsworth, Susan Hayward, Gordon Dilworth, Cameron Andrews, Denise Alexander, Dan Ocko, Ivor Francis, Joseph Boland, Jim Boles, Jack Diamond, Thomas Stokes (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn, Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22999. The Cavalcade Of America. April 1, 1952. NBC net. "The Devil's Staircase". Commercials deleted. The story of Herman Frasch, whose process of drilling for sulfur changed America's chemical industry, and how he overcame fear and prejudice in the Louisiana bayous. Ray Milland, Grace Matthews, Dan Ocko, George Petrie, Luis Van Rooten, Joseph Bell, Cy Harrice (announcer), Maurice Ellis (doubles), Guy Sorel (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

420. The Cavalcade Of America. April 4, 1952. NBC net. "The Nurse Who Forgot Fear". Commercials deleted. The story of Lieutenant Jolita Ruth Bonham, an Air Force flight nurse who evacuated wounded soldiers from the battlefields of Korea. Jack Zoller (director), Judith Parrish, Nina Foch, Karl Detzer (author), John Newland (doubles), Arden Cornwell (composer), Arnold Schulman (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Irving Elman (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Scott Tennyson (doubles), Dick York, Peter Rankin, Jack Manning, Sydney Smith, Lon Clark (doubles), William Zuckert, Yuki Shimoda. 27:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23000. The Cavalcade Of America. April 15, 1952. NBC net. "Fly High, Fly Low". Commercials deleted. The story of the first "Aeronaunt," Thaddeus Lowe, and his first balloon ascension for military reconnaissance. In effect, this was the start of the Air Force. Lee Bowman, Parker Fennelly, Melville Ruick, Bill Adams, William Podmore, John Harper, Klock Ryder, James Lipton (doubles), Stewart Holbrook (author), Warner Law (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23001. The Cavalcade Of America. April 22, 1952. NBC net. "The Yankee and The Scales". Commercials deleted. The story of Thaddeus Fairbanks, and his invention of the platform scale, the first improvement on weighing since the Romans! Mark Stevens, Cynthia Stone, Cameron Prud'Homme, Robert Dryden (doubles), William Darrid, Alan Hewitt, Eda Heineman, Fred Rains, Harold McGee, Sandra Speiser, Elwood Hoffman (writer), Irve Tunick (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23002. The Cavalcade Of America. April 29, 1952. NBC net. "Going Up". Commercials deleted. The story of Elisha Otis and the invention of his safety elevator. Fred Irving Lewis, Cameron Prud'Homme, Francine Owen, Vera Johnson, Judith Parrish, Ivan Cury, Henry Calvin, Joseph Bell, Clifford Owen, Fred Irving Lewis, David Harmon (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Robert Cummings, Dick Wiggington. 27:53. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23003. The Cavalcade Of America. May 6, 1952. NBC net. "An American From France". Commercials deleted. The story of Eleuthere Irenee du Pont, the founder of DuPont, on the one hundred fiftieth anniversary of the company. Cy Harrice (announcer), Richard Vanaver, Haskell Coffin (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), John Lund, Walter Hampden, Scott McGregor, George Petrie, Dick York, Edgar Stehli, Rudolph Justice, Robert Santon, Leo Cleary, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43299. The Cavalcade Of America. May 13, 1952. NBC net. "The Prisoner At Castle Thunder". Commercials deleted. The story of Spencer Kellogg Brown, an unsung hero for the Union forces during the Civil War. Arden Cornwell (composer), William Zuckert, Bob Santon, Cy Harrice (announcer), Dick Wigginton, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Gavin Gordon, Gene Leonard (narrator), George Faulkner (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Kermit Murdock, Robert Taylor, Sandra Speiser, Scott Tennyson, Sydney Smith, Staats Cotsworth, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 27:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23004. The Cavalcade Of America. May 20, 1952. NBC net. "The Green Wall". Commercials deleted. An imaginative tank commander comes up with the idea that caused "The Great St. Lo Breakthrough" and eliminated the Normandy hedgegrows as a tank obstacle. John Hodiak, Geoffrey Bryant, Charles Webster, George Petrie, Les Damon, William Zuckert, Bernard Lenrow, William White (author), Robert Pollack (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23005. The Cavalcade Of America. May 27, 1952. NBC net. "The Valley Of The Swans". Commercials deleted. The program originates from Seaford, Delaware. Early settlers in Delaware are led into the wilderness by Pieter Plockhoy. Dana Andrews, Louise Allbritton, Luis Van Rooten, Dan Ocko (doubles), Gavin Gordon, Charles Dingle (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), John Rahe (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23006. The Cavalcade Of America. June 3, 1952. NBC net. "The Long Gray Line". Commercials deleted. "Duty, Honor, Country" and the stories of the three great leaders of West Point: Sylvanus Thayer, Dennis Mahan, Peter Smith Michie. Cornel Wilde, Cy Harrice (announcer), Mercer McLeod, Staats Cotsworth (doubles), Scott Tennyson, Richard Purdy, Lon Clark, James McCallion, Haskell Coffin, George Petrie, Lee Salisbury (doubles), Bernard Lenrow, R. Ernest Dupay (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23007. The Cavalcade Of America. June 10, 1952. NBC net. "Daughter With Wings". Commercials deleted. The story of Harriet Quimby, America's first woman pilot, and the obstacles she had to overcome. Joan Caulfield, Arnold Moss, Chester Stratton, Dan Ocko, Cy Harrice (announcer), Arlene Blackburn, Ethel Owen, Robert Soderberg (writer), Edith Somner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23008. The Cavalcade Of America. June 17, 1952. NBC net. "Quality Of Courage". Commercials deleted. The exciting story of David Bushnell and his invention of the submarine during the Revolutionary War! MacDonald Carey, Bernard Lenrow, Ted Osborne, Cy Harrice (announcer), William Podmore, Dick York, Alan Hewitt, Stewart Holbrook (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23009. The Cavalcade Of America. June 24, 1952. NBC net. "The Dark Heart". Commercials deleted. The story of the sorrow and controversy surrounding Mary Todd Lincoln, the wife of President Lincoln. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on May 31, 1943 (with the title "Mr. Lincoln's Wife"). See cat. #39731. Jane Wyman, Karl Weber, George Petrie, Joseph Bell (doubles), Dan Ocko (doubles), Cy Harrice (announcer), Ann Tobin, Dick Wigginton, Haskell Coffin, Vinie Burrows, Ginger Jones, Margaret Leech (author), Robert Soderberg (adaptor), Edith Somner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43300. The Cavalcade Of America. August 26, 1952. NBC net. "Patriot With The Chestnut Curls". Commercials deleted. The American Legion Auxiliary gives the program an award (for the third year in the row). The story of Sally Townsend, who helped to defeat the plans of Benedict Arnold during the Revolutionary War...despite her being in love with the enemy! Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Dorothy H. McGee (author), George Petrie, Joan Caulfield, Jack Zoller (director), Karl Weber (doubles), Lester Fletcher, Mercer McLeod (doubles), Neva Patterson, Richard Newton, Robert Soderberg (adaptor), Sandra Speiser, Tom Collins, Vera Allen, Edith Somner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Cameron Prud'Homme. 27:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23010. The Cavalcade Of America. September 2, 1952. NBC net. "The Melody Man". Commercials deleted. The fascinating story of a persistent Dane named Finn Magnus, and his invention of an inexpensive, mass-produced harmonica. Cy Harrice (announcer), Dan Ocko, Ed Begley, Judith Parrish, Robert Cummings, Joseph Bell, Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Ted Osborne (doubles), Dick Wigginton, David Harmon (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43301. The Cavalcade Of America. September 9, 1952. NBC net. "How High The Flame". Commercials deleted. The story of Edward Squibb and the company he started to manufacture and sell pure, high quality drugs. Arden Cornwell (composer), Charles Dingle, Court Benson, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ginger Jones, Harry S. Hammond Jr. (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), Jack Zoller (director), MacDonald Carey, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Cy Harrice (announcer), George Petrie, Vera Johnson, Joseph Bell, Alan Hewitt (doubles), Ed Begley. 27:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23011. The Cavalcade Of America. September 23, 1952. NBC net. "A Woman's Way". Commercials deleted. The story of Catherine Faye of Marietta, Ohio, who founded the first orphanage in the state and took little children out of the poorhouse. Patricia Neal, Cy Harrice (announcer), Tom Collins, Cameron Prud'Homme (doubles), Scott Tennyson, Denise Alexander, Michael Mann, George Petrie, Roy Fant, Charles Dingle (doubles), Vera Johnson, Sarah Fussell, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Nina Rowland (author), Robert Greene (adaptor). 28:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23012. The Cavalcade Of America. September 30, 1952. NBC net. "The Gig Of The Saginaw". Commercials deleted. A well-done story of survival on the open sea in a small boat. Five sailors try to bring help to their eighty-six shipwrecked comrades. Gary Merrill, Pat O'Malley, Ed Begley, Elliott Reid, Donald Morris (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23013. The Cavalcade Of America. October 7, 1952. NBC net. "One Way Out". Commercials deleted. An excellent Korean war combat adventure based on a true incident of November, 1950. Dan Ocko, Ed Begley, John Lund, Larry Blyden, Staats Cotsworth, Dick York, Ross Martin, Sydney Smith (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Maurice Ellis, Benjamin Blackman (author), David Harmon (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23014. The Cavalcade Of America. October 14, 1952. NBC net. "The Saga Of Jerry O'Brien". Commercials deleted. The story of the first off-shore skirmish of the Revolutionary War, which took place near Machais, Maine. Dennis O'Keefe, Parker Fennelly, Staats Cotsworth, James O'Neill, George Petrie, Una O'Connor, Jean Gillespie, Horace Braham, Guy Repp, James McCallion, R. Ernest Dupay (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23015. The Cavalcade Of America. October 21, 1952. NBC net. "Ready On The Right". Commercials deleted. The story of Alexander Hamilton's efforts to obtain a field command and fight the British, rather than remain an aide to General Washington. Jackie Cooper, Edwin Jerome, Rosemary Rice, Arnold Moss, Cy Harrice (announcer), Scott Tennyson, Ross Martin, Lyle Sudrow, Lon Clark, Guy Repp, Edwin Jerome, Staats Cotsworth, Robert Pollock (author), Irve Tunick (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (composer). 27:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23016. The Cavalcade Of America. October 28, 1952. NBC net. "That Moore Girl". Commercials deleted. A young girl becomes a Revolutionary War hero when the rebels' plans are overheard but no one will warn the militia. The story of Behethland Moore. Ann Blyth, Cy Harrice (announcer), George Petrie, Staats Cotsworth, Roy Fant, Eda Heineman, Scott Tennyson, Dan Ocko (doubles), Alan MacAteer (doubles), Barbara Townsend, Robert Santon, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43302. The Cavalcade Of America. November 11, 1952. NBC net. "One Nation Indivisible". Commercials deleted. The story of how Horace Greeley helped to get Jefferson Davis released from prison after the Civil War. Alan Hewitt, Anne Seymour, Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), John Barclay, Jack Zoller (director), Thomas Mitchell, Warner Law (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Arnold Moss, Bill Adams, John Harper, John Seymour, Dan Ocko. 27:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43303. The Cavalcade Of America. November 18, 1952. NBC net. "Away All Boarding Parties". Commercials deleted. A good war story about an attempt to capture a Nazi sub and her secret code books. Arden Cornwell (composer), Cy Harrice (announcer), Daniel V. Gallery (author), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jack Zoller (director), Robert Tallman (adaptor), Wendell Corey, H. L. Blackburn (producer), Lon Clark, Dan Ocko (doubles), Geoffrey Bryant (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Scott Tennyson (doubles), Mason Adams, Bob Hastings, William Zuckert, Les Damon, Bert Cowlan. 27:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23017. The Cavalcade Of America. November 25, 1952. NBC net. "The Path of Praise". Sponsored by: DuPont. The history of the celebration of Thanksgiving. Walter Hampden, Basil Ruysdael (announcer), Vinton Hayworth, John Barclay, Bobbie Nick, Frederic Worlock, Katharine Raht, Mandel Kramer, George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Bill Hamilton (commercial spokesman). 29:47. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23018. The Cavalcade Of America. December 2, 1952. NBC net. "A Thousand To One". Commercials deleted. The story of DuPont's discovery of "Nylon," the first synthetic fiber. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on February 13, 1951 (titled "Fiber 66," see cat. #45365). Lee Bowman, Les Damon, Joseph Bell (doubles), Wesley Addy, Judy Parrish, Vera Salisbury, Ann Tobin, Grayce Albert, Francine Owen, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Cy Harrice (announcer), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23019. The Cavalcade Of America. December 9, 1952. NBC net. "Listen My Children". Commercials deleted. The story of the life and times of Paul Revere, and what else he did besides that famous midnight ride. The script was previously used on "The Cavalcade Of America" on September 25, 1951 (see cat. #22982). Richard Widmark, Dan Ocko (doubles), Rosemary Rice, George Petrie, Mandel Kramer, Cy Harrice (announcer), George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Jim Stevens, Rolly Bester. 26:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23020. The Cavalcade Of America. December 16, 1952. NBC net. "Barbed Wire Christmas". Commercials deleted. Four thousand American P.O.W.s in a German concentration camp are determined to attend a midnight mass, even though the Gestapo has forbidden it. A good Christmas story. Edmond O'Brien, Kermit Murdock, Dan Ocko, Nelson Olmsted, George Petrie, Ross Martin, Edwin Jerome, Garry Walberg, William Zuckert, Harry Jackson, Tonio Selwart, Don Craig, Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Warner Law (writer). 26:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23021. The Cavalcade Of America. December 30, 1952. NBC net. "Billy The Kid". Commercials deleted. An action story about a B-29 during the Korean War that was attacked by MIGs, and an aerial gunner who knocked the first enemy plane out of the sky. Cy Harrice (announcer), Dan Ocko, Ed Begley, Staats Cotsworth, Van Johnson, George Petrie, Garry Walberg (doubles), Michael O'Day, B. G. Beach (author), David Harmon (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23022. The Cavalcade Of America. January 6, 1953. NBC net. "A Medal For Miss Walker". Commercials deleted. A woman during the Civil War refuses to leave her patients and insists on being taken captive with them. Arnold Moss (doubles), Cameron Prud'Homme, Dorothy McGuire, Ed Begley, Staats Cotsworth, George Petrie (doubles), Larry Robinson, Alan Hewitt, Bob Hastings, Charles Dingle, Irve Tunick (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

43304. The Cavalcade Of America. January 13, 1953. NBC net. "Down Brake". Commercials deleted. The story of George Westinghouse and his famous invention of the air brake. Arden Cornwell (composer), William Zuckert, Charles Dingle, Cornel Wilde, Cy Harrice (announcer), Dan Ocko, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ed Begley, Elaine Rost, George Petrie (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Parker Fennelly, Patty Pope, Ted Osborne (doubles), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Malcolm Keen. 27:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23023. The Cavalcade Of America. January 20, 1953. NBC net. "Bless This House". Commercials deleted. A well told story about the White House and the many presidents who have lived within it. The program closing has been deleted. MacDonald Carey, William Podmore, Jock MacGregor (doubles), Richard Purdy, Ann Tobin, Cathleen Cordell (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Irene Hubbard, Gavin Gordon, Royal Dano, Joseph Bell, Charles Webster, Cy Harrice (announcer, performer), George Faulkner (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

43305. The Cavalcade Of America. January 27, 1953. NBC net. "The Nugget and The Law". Commercials deleted. A story of lawlessness and the vigilantes in old San Francisco. Arden Cornwell (composer), Arthur Maitland, Cy Harrice (announcer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Ed Begley, George Faulkner (writer), Glenn Ford, Jack Zoller (director), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Cameron Prud'Homme, William Zuckert (doubles), Arnold Moss, Grayce Albert (doubles), Roy Fant, Doro Merande, Scott Tennyson, George Petrie. 27:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23024. The Cavalcade Of America. February 3, 1953. NBC net. "The Short Straw". Commercials deleted. The story of Anne Bernatitus, a Navy nurse on Corregidor during the attack by the Japanese. Irene Dunne, Cy Harrice (announcer), Bob Hastings, Michael O'Day, Ethel Everett, Edwin Jerome, Chester Stratton (doubles), Les Damon, Dan Ocko (doubles), George Petrie (doubles), Louise Larabee, Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23025. The Cavalcade Of America. February 10, 1953. NBC net. "Operation Miracle". Commercials deleted. The story about the salvage of a sunken drydock during World War II, under the worst possible circumstances. Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edward Ellsberg (author), Robert Pollock (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Allen Desmond (doubles), Robert Preston, Cy Harrice (announcer), Charles Webster, Donald Buka, Sydney Smith, Craig McDonnell, Guy Spaull. 26:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23026. The Cavalcade Of America. February 17, 1953. NBC net. "Dangerous Mission". Commercials deleted. The story of Captain Allan McLane of Delaware during the Revolutionary War, and how he was responsible for our victory at Stony Point. MacDonald Carey, Berry Kroeger, Cy Harrice (announcer), Jack Manning, Staats Cotsworth, Barbara Joyce, Roland Long (doubles), Edwin Jerome, Felix Deebank, Elizabeth Watts, Rikel Kent, Christopher Ward (author), William Kendall Clarke (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23027. The Cavalcade Of America. February 24, 1953. NBC net. "Life On The Mississippi". Commercials deleted. The well told adventures of Mark Twain as a riverboat pilot. Raymond Massey, Cy Harrice (announcer), Scott Tennyson (doubles), Geoffrey Bryant, Don Curtis, Klock Ryder, Charles Dingle, Don Knotts, Mark Twain (author), Warner Law (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 26:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23028. The Cavalcade Of America. March 3, 1953. NBC net. "Star and Shield". Commercials deleted. A warm story about a little girl. Staats Cotsworth (doubles), Cy Harrice (announcer), Les Damon, Broderick Crawford, Ethel Browning, Mary Fickett, Alan Hewitt, Sarah Fussell, Eileen Merry, Sandra Speiser, Rikel Kent (doubles), Irve Tunick (writer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 28:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23029. The Cavalcade Of America. March 10, 1953. NBC net. "The Secret Road". Commercials deleted. Two spies for General Washington save the French fleet through their daring secret messages. Lee Bowman, John Griggs, Tom Collins (doubles), Robert Dryden (doubles), Arnold Moss, Karl Weber, Cy Harrice (announcer), Scott Tennyson, Lily Lodge, Bruce Lancaster (author), George Faulkner (adaptor), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23030. The Cavalcade Of America. March 17, 1953. NBC net. "The River Finds A Master". Commercials deleted. The story of th invention of Henry Shreve, the man who made river navigation safe for steamboats. Robert Young, Cameron Prud'Homme, George Petrie, Scott Tennyson, Jan Miner, Ed Begley, Edwin Jerome, Stewart Holbrook (author), Warner Law (adaptor), Cy Harrice (announcer), H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor). 25:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

23031. The Cavalcade Of America. March 24, 1953. NBC net. "One Came Through". Commercials deleted. The story of the midnight ride of the other guy, William Dawes to warn of the Redcoats approach. H. L. Blackburn (producer), Jack Zoller (director), Arden Cornwell (composer), Donald Voorhees (conductor), Staats Cotsworth, Wendell Corey, Ed Begley, Arnold Moss, Sydney Smith, George Petrie, Joseph Bell, Robert Dryden, Ginger Jones, Charles Webster, Pat O'Malley, Ronald Long, Gavin Gordon, George Faulkner (writer), Cy Harrice (announcer). 26:05. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

49999. The Cavalcade Of America. March 31, 1953. Program #781. NBC net. "A Time To Grow". Sponsored by: DuPont. As Robert Livingstone helps young America make the Louisiana Purchase, his friend Pierre du Pont de Nemours lends invaluable assistance. The last show of the series. Arden Cornwell (conductor), Bill Hamilton (announcer), Chester Stratton, Cy Harrice (announcer), Dan Ocko, Donald Voorhees (conductor), Edwin Jerome, Gene Leonard (narrator), George Petrie, Guy Sorel, Ian Martin, Irve Tunick (writer), Jack Zoller (director), Joseph Bell, Luis Van Rooten, Robert Dryden, Scott Tennyson, Thomas Mitchell, H. L. Blackburn (producer). 29:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 597 programs.