The Feenamint National Amateur Night

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.


22054. The Feenamint National Amateur Night. February 23, 1935. Mutual net, WINS, CKLW, WNAC, WGN, WLW. WINS, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Feenamint, Dillard's Aspergum (part of one commercial deleted). The 61st show of the series, but the first show broadcast over a special (un-named) network consisting of WINS, CKLW, WNAC, WGN, WLW (500,000 watts strong, starting on this station "next week"), other Mutual affiliates. The program originates from the Majestic Theatre in New York City. The cast includes "Miss Brazil." Ray Perkins (host), Arnold Johnson and His Orchestra, The Roche String Quartet, Jimmy Jackson, Joanne Jackson (singer), Goode and Beard (duo-pianists), Milton Wiser (harmonica), Lillian Turner (a 230-pound blues singer). 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

22055. The Feenamint National Amateur Night. April 14, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Feenamint, Dillard's Aspergum. Bernard Scherer sings, "Shortnin' Bread." John Riley plays two flutes at once, Lamar and Corro (duo-pianists). Dorothy Stein sings, "We Met One Amateur Night," Otto Kearns sings, Betsy Snider plays a balloon, the Playboy Quartet, singer Samuel Lockhart. Ray Perkins (host), Arnold Johnson and His Orchestra, Harry Von Zell (announcer), Bernard Scherer, John Riley, Otto Kearns, Betsy Snider, The Playboy Quartet, Lamar and Corro, Dorothy Stein, Samuel Lockhart. 29:41. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

22056. The Feenamint National Amateur Night. May 5, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Feenamint, Dillard's Aspergum. Ray Perkins (host), Harry Von Zell (announcer), Arnold Johnson and His Orchestra, Joseph Rovero (tenor), Jane Holden (singer), Lawrence Villar (and his son: guitar and banjo duo), Gloria Burger (soprano), Jack Simpson (water glass player), Jimmy Timmons (uke), Marion Kaye. 29:20. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

22057. The Feenamint National Amateur Night. June 16, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Feenamint, Dillard's Aspergum. Ethel Merman and Ted Husing are among the judges. The show features Charles Rader (a double-tone whistler), soprano Audrey Armstrong, a Russian accordion player, an un-named Negro quartet from Pennsylvania and The Ritmer Twins. Ray Perkins (host), Harry Von Zell (announcer), Arnold Johnson and His Orchestra, Ethel Merman, Ted Husing, Charles Rader, Audrey Armstrong, The Bodendorf Sisters, Earl Davis (who plays two cornets at once), The Ritmer Twins, Ruth Connors. 29:35. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

108. The Feenamint National Amateur Night. August 18, 1935. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Feenamint. Ray Perkins, Arnold Johnson and His Orchestra, Harry Von Zell (announcer). 29:45. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

Report contains 5 programs.