The First Fabulous Fifty

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.


18190. The First Fabulous Fifty. October 10, 1976. NBC net, WNBC-AM, New York aircheck. Participating sponsors. Part One. The first decade, many excerpts are heard. A program celebrating fifty years of NBC. Ben Grauer, John Chancellor, David Brinkley (narrator), Elliot Drake (producer), Charles Garment (producer), Warren Hogan (creative assistant), Bill Hanrahan (announcer). 53:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

18191. The First Fabulous Fifty. October 17, 1976. NBC net, WNBC-AM, New York aircheck. Participating sponsors. The second decade, with emphasis on the war years. A program celebrating fifty years of NBC. Bob Hope (narrator), Elliot Drake (producer), Charles Garment (producer), Warren Hogan (creative assistant), Bill Hanrahan (announcer), Gene Shallit, Joe Garagiola. 53:27. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

18192. The First Fabulous Fifty. October 24, 1976. NBC net, WNBC-AM, New York aircheck. Participating sponsors. Part Three. The third decade, narrated by Bing Crosby. A well-done program, celebrating fifty years of NBC. Bing Crosby (narrator), Elliot Drake (producer), Charles Garment (producer), Warren Hogan (creative assistant), Bill Hanrahan (announcer). 53:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

18193. The First Fabulous Fifty. October 31, 1976. NBC net, WNBC-AM, New York aircheck. Participating sponsors. Part Four. The fourth decade, with excerpts from the 50's and 60's. A program celebrating fifty years of NBC. Arlene Francis, Joe Garagiola, Edwin Newman (narrator), Elliot Drake (producer), Charles Garment (producer), Warren Hogan (creative assistant), Bill Hanrahan (announcer). 55:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

18194. The First Fabulous Fifty. November 7, 1976. NBC net, WNBC-AM, New York aircheck. Participating sponsors. Part Five (the last show of the series). A review of the NBC nets in the last ten years. Celebrating fifty years of NBC. Elliot Drake (producer), Charles Garment (producer), Warren Hogan (creative assistant), Bill Hanrahan (announcer), John Chancellor, Gene Shallit (narrator). 53:56. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

Report contains 5 programs.