The Dennis Day Show

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


56645. The Dennis Day Show. 1949. Program #5. American Red Cross syndication. "A Day In The Life Of Dennis Day". Sponsored by: American Red Cross fund appeal. The first tune is "You Were Meant For Me." Dennis' girlfriend's mother is about to lose her land tomorrow at an auction. Suppose oil was discovered on the property! The program was taken from the "A Day In The Life Of Dennis Day" program of October 16, 1948. Dennis Day, Verne Smith (announcer), Barbara Eiler, Dink Trout, Bea Benaderet, Charles Dant and His Orchestra, Frank Galen (writer). 14:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

60653. The Dennis Day Show. 1955. NBC net. Commercials deleted. The first tune is "It's A Most Unusual Day." "Dial 114," a drama about the telephone repairman. Dennis and Rosemary do a scene from a teenage movie. The date is approximate. Dennis Day, Robert Armbruster and His Orchestra, Rosemary Clooney, Dick Shannon, Jimmy Wallington (announcer). 28:05. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

93897. The Dennis Day Show. March 1955. Program #185. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "It's A Grand Night For Singing." Mel Blanc appears as, "Woody Woodpecker." Dennis and Mel do a well-done "Sy, Si!" routine, followed by Mel singing, "I Thought I Saw A Puddy Cat." Patty Andrews sings, "I Can Dream, Can't I?" as a solo. The cast does an Irish version of "Dragnet" and other television shows. An excellent skit (possibly done near St. Patrick's Day). The date is approximate. Dennis Day, Robert Armbruster and His Orchestra, Mel Blanc, Patty Andrews, Jimmy Wallington (announcer). 24:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93297. The Dennis Day Show. March 1955. Program #184. NBC net, AFRTS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "It's Almost Like Being In Love." Corky plays, "Zing! Went The Strings Of My Heart" on the harp. Dennis Day, Robert Armbruster and His Orchestra, Ken Murray, Corky Hale, Irving Taylor (writer), Alan Woods (writer), Jimmy Wallington (announcer), Fred Levy (producer, director). 24:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

95962. The Dennis Day Show. April 1955. Program #198. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "April Showers." The date is approximate. Mel Blanc does several of his famous voices and sings, "The Pussycat Parade." Dennis counters with a voice that combines Bugs Bunny and Ronald Colman. Anna Maria Alberghetti sings and joins the cast in a "western opera." This program has also been dated September 17, 1955. Dennis Day, Anna Maria Alberghetti (guest), George Wyle and His Orchestra, Mel Blanc, Jimmy Wallington (announcer). 24:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93901. The Dennis Day Show. May 1955. Program #191. NBC net origination, AFRTS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "The Best Things In Life Are Free." The cast does a biography of Johnny Mercer, titled, "This Is Your Past, You All." Dennis is superb as a Jewish song publisher! The date is approximate. Dennis Day, Jimmy Wallington (announcer), Vera-Ellen (guest), Irving Taylor (writer). 24:14. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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