The Fred Waring 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.


94360. The Fred Waring Show. March 1, 1933. Program #4. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is, "A Tree Was A Tree." John P. Medbury does two monologues; "Cannery" and "Magnolia." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, David Ross (announcer), Tom Waring (vocal), John P. Medbury (humorist). 23:106. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

94361. The Fred Waring Show. March 8, 1933. Program #5. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is, "Whispering." The discs are marked, "Audition: Rover Boys" (a comedy melodrama). Tom Waring, Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, Bob Taplinger, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, Rosemary Lane, Priscilla Lane. 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94362. The Fred Waring Show. March 22, 1933. Program #7. CBS net, WABC, New York City and W2XE aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is, "Jericho." The commercial is read over the tune, "You're An Old Smoothie." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring (vocal), John P. Medbury (as "Magnolia"), Stuart Churchill (vocal), George Givot, David Ross (announcer), Magnolia. 29:22. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94363. The Fred Waring Show. March 29, 1933. Program #8. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is a college song medley, starting with Notre Dame. The commercial is read over the tune, "You're An Old Smoothie." The propgram is also heard on W2XE, CBS' shortwave station. On July 21, 1931, CBS began experimental television broadcasts, using the Nipkow scanning disc system. The video was transmitted on W2XAB at 107 meters (2750 Kc. to 2850 Kc.), the sound portion of the televised program was heard over W2XE at 49.02 meters (6120 Kc.). Yes, you had to have two receivers to see and hear. It's possible that this program was televised, but more likely was being transmitted on the shortwave band as well as to WABC in New York City and the CBS network. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Clare Hanlon (vocal), Tom Waring (vocal), Stuart Churchill (vocal), David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94365. The Fred Waring Show. April 5, 1933. Program #9. CBS net, WABC/W2XE, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is, "Dancing In The Dark." The commercial is read over the tune, "Have You Ever Been Lonely?" Tom Waring (vocal), Babs and Her Brothers (also known as "The Three Smoothies"), The Smoothies, Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, George Givot, David Ross (announcer), Stuart Churchill (vocal), Mandy Lou. 29:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94366. The Fred Waring Show. April 12, 1933. Program #10. CBS net, WABC/W2XE, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is a college medley, starting with the University of Minnesota. The commercial is read over the tune, "You're An Old Smoothie." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Clare Hanlon (vocal), Babs and Her Brothers, George Givot, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 30:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94367. The Fred Waring Show. April 19, 1933. Program #11. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The broadcast originates from the Florentine Room of The Lord Baltimore Hotel, Baltimore. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Navy. The commercial is read over the tune, "An Orchid For You." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, George Givot, Johnny Scat Davis, David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94368. The Fred Waring Show. April 26, 1933. Program #12. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The program originates from the auditorium of The National Press Club, Washington, D. C. The first tune is a college medley, starting with, "Washington and Lee Swing." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, The Smoothies, Poley McClintock, Johnny Scat Davis, George Givot, David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 29:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94369. The Fred Waring Show. May 3, 1933. Program #13. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The program originates from the auditorium of The National Press Club, Washington, D. C. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Purdue. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, The Smoothies, George Givot (his last appearance on the program), Mandy Lou. 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94387. The Fred Waring Show. May 10, 1933. Program #14. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Smooth As Your Favorite Tune"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with the song of Bucknell. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Mandy Lou, Poley McClintock, David Ross (announcer). 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94370. The Fred Waring Show. May 17, 1933. Program #15. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The first tune is a college medley, starting with, "On Wisconsin." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Rosemary Lane (?), Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, Mandy Lou. 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94371. The Fred Waring Show. May 24, 1933. Program #16. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Wake Forest. Twenty additional stations are carrying the program starting tonight, bringing the total to 77. This makes the program, "The largest sponsored hook-up on the air." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs Stewart, Rosemary Lane, Mandy Lou, David Ross (announcer). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94372. The Fred Waring Show. May 31, 1933. Program #17. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Manhattan. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Babs and Her Brothers, Tom Waring, Babs Stewart (?), Johnny Scat Davis, Mandy Lou, David Ross (announcer). 29:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94373. The Fred Waring Show. June 7, 1933. Program #18. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Carnegie Tech. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Babs Stewart (?), Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 29:09. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94374. The Fred Waring Show. June 14, 1933. Program #19. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Lafayette. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Poley McClintock, Johnny Scat Davis, David Ross (announcer), Mandy Lou. 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94375. The Fred Waring Show. June 21, 1933. Program #20. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with CCNY (City College of New York City). Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Poley McClintock, Babs and Her Brothers, Johnny Scat Davis, David Ross (announcer, possibly the reader of, "When Day Is Done"), Mandy Lou. 29:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94376. The Fred Waring Show. June 28, 1933. Program #21. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The program begins with a medley of songs from the University Of Pennsylvania. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Stuart Churchill, Poley McClintock, Babs and Her Brothers, Johnny Scat Davis, Babs Stewart, Priscilla Lane, Rosemary Lane, David Ross (announcer, reader of the poem, "Madonna"), Mandy Lou. 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94377. The Fred Waring Show. July 5, 1933. Program #22. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with the cheer of Penn State College. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Rosemary Lane, Priscilla Lane, Poley McClintock, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader), Mandy Lou. 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94378. The Fred Waring Show. July 12, 1933. Program #23. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Detroit University. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, Babs and Her Brothers, Johnny Scat Davis, David Ross (announcer and poetry reader), Mandy Lou. 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94379. The Fred Waring Show. July 19, 1933. Program #24. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Navy. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Mandy Lou, Poley McClintock, Johnny Scat Davis, Babs and Her Brothers, Priscilla Lane, Clare Hanlon, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94380. The Fred Waring Show. July 26, 1933. Program #25. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Ohio State. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Mandy Lou, Babs and Her Brothers, Rosemary Lane, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94381. The Fred Waring Show. August 2, 1933. Program #26. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Lafayette. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Stuart Churchill, Mandy Lou, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, Babs and Her Brothers, Poley McClintock, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 30:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94382. The Fred Waring Show. August 9, 1933. Program #28. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting the UCLA. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Mandy Lou, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, Babs and Her Brothers, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94383. The Fred Waring Show. August 16, 1933. Program #29. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with George Washington University. After the medley, the first tune is "Dearest" (?). The second tune is, "The Sun Is Shining." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Mandy Lou, Stuart Churchill, Babs and Her Brothers, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 29:22. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94384. The Fred Waring Show. August 23, 1933. Program #30. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Columbia University. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader), Mandy Lou. 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94385. The Fred Waring Show. August 30, 1933. Program #31. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Lawrenceville. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Mandy Lou, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer, poetry reader). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

83381. The Fred Waring Show. September 6, 1933. Program #32. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Duke. Milton Berle's first appearance on the program, replacing Mandy Lou. Berle has a tennis racquet (because everybody has a racket on the side) and visits the race track. Harry Richman sings, "The Thrill Is Gone." Harry Richman, Babs and Her Brothers, The Smoothies, Tom Waring, David Ross (announcer), Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Milton Berle. 29:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83382. The Fred Waring Show. September 13, 1933. Program #33. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Caressing As Moonlight", "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with The University of Minnesota. Harry Richman introduces, "Goodbye Love" and sings, "The Birth Of The Blues." "All-American Berle" has hired Professor Cupcake as an adviser. Milton plays golf. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers, Milton Berle, David Ross (announcer). 29:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83379. The Fred Waring Show. September 20, 1933. Program #34. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). 10:00 P. M. The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Williams College. Milton Berle does, "The Villain Still Pursued Her," with inappropriate sound effects. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, Milton Berle, Babs and Her Brothers, The Smoothies, David Ross (announcer), Charlie Cantor (?), Rosemary Lane. 30:11. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83380. The Fred Waring Show. September 27, 1933. Program #35. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Not A Cough In A Carload"). 10:00 P. M. The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Toronto University. Milton Berle is leaving for college. Harry Richman sings a great, "Song Of The Vagabond." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, Babs and Her Brothers, The Smoothies, Milton Berle, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, David Ross (announcer). 30:21. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83383. The Fred Waring Show. October 4, 1933. Program #36. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("America's Smoothest Cigarette" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with, "The Scalp Song." Harry Richman sings, "It's The Talk Of The Town" and "I Love A Parade." Milton Berle is attending Hokum University and dates a co-ed. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, Milton Berle, Tom Waring, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers, David Ross (announcer). 30:17. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83384. The Fred Waring Show. October 11, 1933. Program #37. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from the Grand Ballroom of The Hotel Statler, Buffalo, New York. The first tune is a college medley, starting with St. Mary's. Harry Richman sings, "You're Gonna Lose Your Gal" and "Old Man River." Milton Berle is on the football squad at Hokum University. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers, Milton Berle, David Ross (announcer). 29:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83385. The Fred Waring Show. October 18, 1933. Program #38. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The broadcast originates from the Gold Room of The Congress Hotel, Chicago. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Purdue. Harry Richman is the announcer, David Ross is out sick. He even does the commercials. Harry sings, ""Ah, But It's Love" and a great "Lullabye Of The Leaves." Milton Berle is the editor of the Hokum University magazine. The first 26:32 of the program only. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Richman, Babs and Her Brothers, The Smoothies, Clare Hanlon, Milton Berle. 26:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

83386. The Fred Waring Show. October 25, 1933. Program #39. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with Dickinson. Moran and Mack do a slow-paced routine about time zones, a letter from Uncle Henry. Charlie Mack and George Moran join in on one of the Old Gold commercials! Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, David Ross (announcer), Stuart Churchill, Babs and Her Brothers, Tom Waring, Moran and Mack, David Ross (announcer). 29:32. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83387. The Fred Waring Show. November 1, 1933. Program #40. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from the Grand Ballroom of The Belleview-Stratford Hotel, Philadelphia. The first tune is a University of Pennsylvania medley. Moran and Mack talk about, "The Man In The Moon" and a diving dog. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers, Moran and Mack, David Ross (announcer). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83388. The Fred Waring Show. November 8, 1933. Program #41. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The broadcast originates from The Mecca Auditiorium, New York City. The first tune is a medley from Rutgers. Moran and Mack are in jail, working on the rock pile. Moran and Mack, David Ross (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Clare Hanlon, Stuart Churchill, The Smoothies, Babs and Her Brothers. 29:42. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

83389. The Fred Waring Show. November 15, 1933. Program #42. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Not A Cough In A Carload"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Boston College. Moran and Mack talk about a stingy father and a job at the carnival. The last appearance of their four-week booking on the show. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, The Smoothies, Moran and Mack, David Ross (announcer). 30:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94391. The Fred Waring Show. November 22, 1933. Program #43. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with, "The Scalp Song" of Simpson College. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Babs and Her Brothers, Tom Waring, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer). 30:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94392. The Fred Waring Show. November 29, 1933. Program #44. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The program originates from the Emory auditorium, Cincinnati, Ohio. The first tune is the song of the University Of Cincinnati. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Stuart Churchill, Ethel Ponce (piano), Rosemary Lane, Tom Waring, Priscilla Lane, Poley McClintock, Babs and Her Brothers, David Ross (announcer). 30:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94393. The Fred Waring Show. December 6, 1933. Program #45. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Mellow As A Cello" "Caressing As Moonlight"). The broadcast originates from The Rainbow Room of Hotel Carter, Cleveland. The first tune is, "Heigh Ho, The Gang's All Here." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, David Ross (announcer), Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Rosemary Lane, Stuart Churchill. 30:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94389. The Fred Waring Show. December 13, 1933. Program #46. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The program originates from Carnegie Hall, New York City. The first tune is a college medley, starting with John Hopkins University. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Rosemary Lane, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, Tom Waring, David Ross (announcer). 30:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94394. The Fred Waring Show. December 20, 1933. Program #47. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Honey Smooth"). The broadcast originates from Mecca Auditorium, Milwaukee. The first tune is a college medley, starting with USC. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, David Ross (announcer), Babs and Her Brothers, Rosemary Lane, Tom Waring, Stuart Churchill. 30:48. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94395. The Fred Waring Show. December 27, 1933. Program #48. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold ("Honey Smooth"). The first tune is, "The Scalp Song." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, David Ross (announcer), Priscilla Lane, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill. 29:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94396. The Fred Waring Show. January 3, 1934. Program #49. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold, Griggs Pipe Mixture ("When A Fella Needs A Friend"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Columbia. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Rosemary Lane, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, David Ross (announcer). 30:17. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94397. The Fred Waring Show. January 10, 1934. Program #50. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold, Griggs Pipe Mixture ("When A Fella Needs A Friend"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with Fordham. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Poley McClintock, Johnny Scat Davis, Babs and Her Brothers, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, David Ross (announcer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94398. The Fred Waring Show. January 17, 1934. Program #51. CBS net, WABC, New York City aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold, Griggs Pipe Mixture ("When A Fella Needs A Friend"). The first tune is a college medley, starting with North Carolina State. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Rosemary Lane, Tom Waring, Babs and Her Brothers, Poley McClintock, David Ross (announcer). 30:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94399. The Fred Waring Show. January 24, 1934. Program #52. CBS net. Sponsored by: Old Gold, Griggs Pipe Mixture ("When A Fella Needs A Friend"). The first tune is, "On The Other Side Of The Fence." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Babs and Her Brothers, Stuart Churchill, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, Johnny Scat Davis, Poley McClintock, David Ross (announcer). 30:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94400. The Fred Waring Show. January 31, 1934. Program #53. CBS net, WABC, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Old Gold. The last program in the series sponsored by Old Gold. The first tune is, "Rio Rita." The program concludes with, "Auld Lang Syne." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Babs and Her Brothers, Tom Waring, Rosemary Lane, Johnny Scat Davis, David Ross (announcer), Clare Hanlon. 29:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94433. The Fred Waring Show. September 7, 1944. Program #1. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first show of the series sponsored by Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tunes are, "I Hear Music," "Stars In My Eyes" and "Sweet and Lovely." "In The Still Of The Night" is played for the first time on the air. Fred's new theme song ("I Hear Music") is heard for the first time. Donna Dae, Honey and The Bees, Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Jimmy Atkins, Poley McClintock, Gordon Goodman, Bill Bivens (announcer), Gordon Berger, Ferne Buckner (violin), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson. 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94436. The Fred Waring Show. September 21, 1944. Program #3. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "I Love You." Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Eric Siday (violin), Honey and The Bees, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Donna Dae, Bill Bivens (announcer), Jane Wilson. 29:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27416. The Fred Waring Show. September 28, 1944. Program #385. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "M. P., That's Me." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Honey and The Bees (vocal), Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins. 29:56. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

105244. The Fred Waring Show. October 5, 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "The Song Of The Army Transportation Corps." Jimmy Atkins (vocal), Jack Smith (guitar), Jack Mead (bass), Honey and The Bees, Bill Bivens (announcer), Donna Dae (vocal), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Poley McClintock, Jane Wilson (vocal). 29:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94432. The Fred Waring Show. October 12, 1944. Program #6. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Voodoo On The Loose." Donna Dae sings, "My Heart Sings." (first performance). "Amor, Amor Amor" is sung by the "Vochestra." The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Poley McClintock, Jimmy Atkins, Donna Dae, Honey and The Bees, Gordon Goodman, Walter Scheff, Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Jane Wilson, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:38. Audio condition: Very good. Complete as above.

21161. The Fred Waring Show. October 14, 1944. Program #387. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Voodoo's On The Loose." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

105245. The Fred Waring Show. November 9, 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Tico, Tico." Don't miss, "Got Any Gum, Chum?" It's the first performance of this tune "anywhere." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Jack Smith (vocal), Jimmy Atkins (guitar), Jack Mead (bass), Hal Kanner (arranger), Honey and The Bees, Poley McClintock, Donna Dae (vocal), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Robert Shaw (choral director), Jane Wilson (vocal), Gordon Goodman (vocal). 29:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

12503. The Fred Waring Show. November 30, 1944. Program #394. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27406. The Fred Waring Show. December 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. An all-Jerome Kern program. The first tune is, "Long Ago and Far Away." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Donna Dae, Jimmy Atkins, Maureen Gearhart, Bill Bivens (announcer). 15:07. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94437. The Fred Waring Show. December 12, 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Magic Is The Moonlight" (sung by the "Vochestra"). One tune, from Cole Porter's show ("Seven Lively Arts" that was opening this evening) is heard ("Every Time We Say Goodbye"). "When He Comes Home," written by Private Frank Loesser, is also heard. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Ferne Buckner (violin), Jane Wilson, Honey and The Bees, Walter Scheff, Bill Bivens (announcer). 28:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

105246. The Fred Waring Show. December 21, 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Jingle Bells." A Christmas program; no internal credits are given during the program. The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

21162. The Fred Waring Show. December 26, 1944. Program #389. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "The Trolley Song." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

67987. The Fred Waring Show. December 28, 1944. Program #397. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Californi-ay." See cat. #105247 for a network, sponsored version of this broadcast. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Honey and The Bees, Donna Dae, Holly Aids (piano), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist). 30:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

105247. The Fred Waring Show. December 28, 1944. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Californi-ay." This is a network, sponsored version of cat. #67987. The program is moving to Thursdays after this broadcast. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Honey and The Bees, Donna Dae, Holly Aids (piano), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist). 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

108727. The Fred Waring Show. January 13, 1945. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first is, "Going In," a salute to our amphibious forces. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Donna Dae, Jane Wilson. . Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

94434. The Fred Waring Show. February 1, 1945. Program #22. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "Man To Man." The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Gordon Goodman, Peggy Watson, Hawley Ades (piano), Donna Dae, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

12504. The Fred Waring Show. February 1, 1945. Program #402. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is, "Man To Man," a salute to the infantry. AFRS program name: "Fred Waring." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman (vocal), Jimmy Atkins (vocal), Holly Aids (piano), Donna Dae (vocal), Honey and The Bees, Murray Kay (? vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal). 30:00. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

21163. The Fred Waring Show. February 8, 1945. Program #403. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Keep Your Chin Up." A medley of tunes written by "big brother" (Fred Waring). Tom Waring is featured. Donna Dae, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Tom Waring. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

21164. The Fred Waring Show. February 15, 1945. Program #404. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Tico Tico." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63392. The Fred Waring Show. March 8, 1945. Program #407. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "The Song Of The Quartermaster Corps." The program features songs of the south and southern states. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson, Howard Duff (AFRS announcer), Jimmy Atkins. 28:48. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

53068. The Fred Waring Show. March 22, 1945. Program #409. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is a song in praise of the Merchant Marine. Joanne Wheatley sings for the first time on the program. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Honey and The Bees, Howard Duff (AFRS announcer), Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley, Walter Shipp (?). 30:05. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

94435. The Fred Waring Show. April 5, 1945. Program #31. Blue Network. Sponsored by: Owens-Illinois Glass. The first tune is, "The Circus Is On Parade." The program features the first radio performances of the score of, "Carousel." The play opened on April 19, 1945. The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Walter Scheff, Joanne Wheatley, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

44533. The Fred Waring Show. April 5, 1945. Program #411. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Take Me In Your Arms." A long medley from "Oklahoma" is featured. The world radio premier of music from "Carousel" is presented, including an excellent version of, "If I Loved You." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Walter Shipp (?). 30:17. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

39386. The Fred Waring Show. April 26, 1945. Program #414. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Tico Tico." The Pennsylvanians are sixty-nine pieces strong on this show. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley. 29:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

21166. The Fred Waring Show. May 31, 1945. Program #419. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is, "High Away," the song of the Air Transport Command. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

44534. The Fred Waring Show. June 7, 1945. Program #420. Blue net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "He's Home For A Little While." Frank Howard (vocal), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Holly Aids (piano), Honey and The Bees, Joanne Wheatley, Walter Shipp (?). 30:17. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

87082. The Fred Waring Show. June 27, 1945. NBC net. Sustaining. A morning show. The cast is just back from a war-bond drive to Norfolk, Virginia. The first tune is, "Wednesday Stuff." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Bill Bivens (announcer), Guy Lombardo, Carmen Lombardo, Leibert Lombardo. 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27407. The Fred Waring Show. August 18, 1945. NBC net. Sustaining. The program originates from Shawnee-On-Delaware and includes a remote from Paris with Jack Benny, Larry Adler and Ingrid Bergman. Jack and his troup had just completed an eight week U. S. O. tour of Germany. The first tune is, "The Time Is Now." Fred is "unofficially" jubilant about the "unofficial" news of the Japanese surrender. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman (vocal), Jack Benny, Larry Adler, Ingrid Bergman, Bill Bivens (announcer), Roy Porter (from Paris). 29:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53070. The Fred Waring Show. December 1945. Program #459. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is, "June Is Bustin' Out All Over." The date is approximate. Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Henry Roberts (billed as "Hank Roberts"), Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson. 30:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

53069. The Fred Waring Show. December 1945. Program #458. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is, "Three Blind Mice." The date is approximate. Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Joanne Wheatley. 29:14. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

44537. The Fred Waring Show. December 21, 1945. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. Christmas Program #4. The first tune is, "Jingle Bells." An all-Christmas program. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 30:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94438. The Fred Waring Show. January 22, 1946. NBC net. Sponsored by: The American Meat Institute. The program originates from Radio City. Don't miss, "On The Table, Meat" and "We All Like Meat." These are followed by, "The Song Of The Volga Boatmen." The "Vochestra" sings, "Amour, Amour, Amour." The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joe Sodja (guitar), Joanne Wheatley. 28:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

94439. The Fred Waring Show. June 11, 1946. NBC net. Sponsored by: The American Meat Institute. The first tune is, "Tico, Tico." Fred starts chuckling after the p. a. causes a squeal of feedback. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Walter Scheff, Joe Sodja (guitar), Harry Simeone (piano, arranger), Jane Wilson, Joanne Wheatley, Gordon Goodman, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94440. The Fred Waring Show. September 6, 1946. NBC net. Sponsored by: The Florida Citrus Commission. The first tune is, "Donkey Serenade." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Bill Bivens (announcer), Ferne Buckner, Joe Marine, Joanne Wheatley, Jack Wilson (brother of Jane Wilson, also with the band), Walter Scheff, The Swingerettes, Stuart Churchill. 29:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94441. The Fred Waring Show. October 4, 1946. NBC net. Sponsored by: The Florida Citrus Commission. The program originates from the auditorium of Bennett High School, Buffalo, New York. The first tune is, "The Barrendero." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Stuart Churchill, The Swingerettes, Gordon Goodman, The Cornplasters, Gordon Berger, Hugh Brannum (bass), Jimmy Atkins (guitar), Bill Bivens (announcer), Jane Wilson. 30:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94442. The Fred Waring Show. December 25, 1946. NBC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "A Musical Christmas Card." "The Meaningf Christmas." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Roy Ringwald (arranger), Jane Wilson, Don Craig (narrator), Leonard Kranendonk, Stuart Churchill. 28:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10978. The Fred Waring Show. 1947. "Little Bo Peep" and "The Night Before Christmas." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

87083. The Fred Waring Show. January 24, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The first tune is, "Magic Is The Moonlight." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Clyde Catell (announcer), Jane Wilson, The Swingerettes, Joe Marine, The Gordonaires, Jimmy Stewart (guest), Stuart Churchill, Leon Kranendonk. 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

10974. The Fred Waring Show. March 1947. "Orley At The Circus" and other "Orley" stories dated March-April, 1947. Hugh Brannum, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 14 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

10975. The Fred Waring Show. March 12, 1947. "The Windmill and The Wind," and other "Orley" stories. Hugh Brannum, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 16 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Excerpts.

10976. The Fred Waring Show. May 1947. "Little Orley and The Bull Fiddle," and other stories. Hugh Brannum, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 18 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

10977. The Fred Waring Show. May 1947. "Little Orley and The Magic Feather," and other stories. Hugh Brannum, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

97413. The Fred Waring Show. May 30, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sustaining. A moving Memorial Day program. The first tune is, "A Gay Holiday." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 15:28. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

72342. The Fred Waring Show. June 23, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The broadcast originates from Shawnee-On-The-Delaware, Pennsylvania. The first tune is, "Anitra's Dance." The date above is possibly incorrect, as the program is announced as being on "the ninth of the month" (it's Fred's son's birthday). The names of all the tunes on the show begin with an "A." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Jane Wilson (vocal), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Daisy Bernier (vocal), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Daisy and The Dandylions. 29:37. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

96732. The Fred Waring Show. June 29, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Green Giant. The first tune is, "June Is Busting Out All Over." The music of "Carousel" is featured. Fred makes a touching dedication to his mother on her 79th birthday. The final 16:30 of the program only. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson (vocal), Don Craig (vocal), Daisy and The Dandylions, Bill Bivens (announcer). 16:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

94443. The Fred Waring Show. July 25, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Green Giant. The program originates from Worthington Hall, Shawnee-On-Delaware, Pennsylvania. The first tune is, "Waiting For The Robert E. Lee." The "Vochestra" sings, "Summertime." The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, The Swingerettes, Mac Perrin, Jane Wilson, Stuart Churchill, Daisy and The Dandylions, Joe Marine, Bill Bivens (announcer), Poley McClintock. 30:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

72343. The Fred Waring Show. August 4, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The broadcast originates from Worthington Hall, Shawnee-On-The-Delaware, Pennsylvania. The first tune is, "I Feel A Song Coming On." The program starts with off-mike confusion, as no-one realises that they're on the air. Fred reads a nostalgic poem about "dime stores." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Jane Wilson (vocal), Mack Perrin (vocal), Joe Marrine (vocal), Harry Simeone (arranger), Stuart Churchill (vocal). 29:45. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

94444. The Fred Waring Show. August 15, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Green Giant. The first tune is, "Heatwave." Jane Wilson, Mac Perrin, Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Joanne Wheatley, Joe Marine, Daisy and The Dandylions, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

72344. The Fred Waring Show. August 18, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The program originates from Radio City, Don Craig substitutes for Fred. The first tune is, "Blue Skies." This is a network version of cat. #27418. Gordon Berger (vocal), Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Tully (? conductor), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Joe Marrine (vocal), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Daisy Bernier (vocal), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Don Craig, Stuart Churchill (vocal). 29:33. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

27418. The Fred Waring Show. August 18, 1947. Program #992. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Radio City, New York. Don Craig is "Ghost Hosting" for Fred. The first tune is, "Blue Skies." See cat. #72344 for a network version of this broadcast. Bill Bivens (announcer), Don Craig, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Joanne Wheatley. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

72345. The Fred Waring Show. August 25, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The program originates from Radio City, Don Craig substituting for Fred. The first tune is, "Japanese Sandman." Daisy and The Dandylions, Daisy Bernier (vocal), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Don Craig, Mack Perrin (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal), Gordon Berger (vocal), Stuart Churchill (vocal), Ray Barrett (announcer), Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Tully (conductor). 29:51. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

47123. The Fred Waring Show. August 28, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: The American Meat Institute. The first tune is, "The Washboard Blues." The program features music from Walt Disney's "Fantasia." Daisy Bernier, Harry Simeone (arranger), Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson. 29:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

72346. The Fred Waring Show. September 8, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Shadrach." Don Craig substitutes for Fred. Bill Bivens (announcer), Stuart Churchill (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal), Joe Marrine (vocal), Fred Tully (conductor), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Daisy and The Dandylions, Daisy Bernier (vocal), Don Craig (host, vocal), Ray Barrett (announcer). 29:30. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

96374. The Fred Waring Show. September 12, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Green Giant. The program originates from Radio City and features a near-program long production called, "Great Forty-Eight." It's very well done. The first tune is, "Hindustan." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joe Green (vocal), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal). 29:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

72347. The Fred Waring Show. September 23, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: The American Meat Institute. The first tune is, "The Stanley Steamer." Many of the tunes on the program are about dogs, in honor of, "Dog Day." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joe Soldier (guitar), Joe Marrine (vocal). 29:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

72154. The Fred Waring Show. September 29, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The show is being heard at a new broadcast time today, and announcer Bill Bivens hasn't apparently arrived for the start of the show. The third tune is, "Ain'tcha Coming Back?" Guest Al Capp tells how he came to invent the character of, "Fearless Fosdick." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Daisy Bernier, Al Capp, Joe Marrine (vocal), Charles Naylor (piano), Stuart Churchill (vocal), Pat Cameron (vocal). 29:34. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

62644. The Fred Waring Show. October 15, 1947. NBC net. Sustaining. The first tune is, "Shawnee." Uncle Lumpy tells the story of, "Little Orley and The Ivy." Memories of the summer's music workshop at Shawnee-On-The-Delaware. Gordon Berger (vocal), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Jane Wilson (vocal), Hugh Brannum (as "Uncle Lumpy"). 29:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62645. The Fred Waring Show. October 28, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: American Meat Institute. The program originates from the Eighth Street Theatre, Chicago. The first tune is, "A Little Rhumba Number." The program features a most unusual arrangement of, "Smoke, Smoke That Cigarette" sung by "Mumbles" of the Dick Tracy comic strip. Guest Chester Gould talks about Dick Tracy. Gordon Goodman (vocal), Chester Gould, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Joe Marrine (vocal), Joe Soldier (electric guitar). 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47124. The Fred Waring Show. December 5, 1947. NBC net. Sponsored by: Jolly Green Giant Peas, Nibletts Corn (elaborate jingle). The first tune is, "Nittany Lions." A musical salute to Walt Disney on his birthday. Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Joe Marrine, Roy Ringwald (arranger), Stuart Churchill (vocal, guitar solo). 29:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

109028. The Fred Waring Show. February 16, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric (commercials deleted). An all-gypsy program, starting with, "Dark Eyes." The chorus sings, "The Sabre Dance!" Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson (vocal), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Gordon Berger (baritone), Gordon Goodman (vocal). 25:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

7206. The Fred Waring Show. March 8, 1948. Program #1130. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Convention Hall, Atlantic City New Jersey. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

7205. The Fred Waring Show. March 8, 1948. Program #1129. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The usual gentle and peaceful music of the Pennsylvanians, from Radio City in New York. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

87084. The Fred Waring Show. March 22, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The first tune is, "Toolieoolie Doolie." Jimmy Stewart and Jane Wilson do a brief scene from, "Call Northside 777." Fred Waring is not on the program. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Stewart (guest host), Joanne Wheatley, Bob Considine (commercial spokesman), Jane Wilson, Daisy Bernier, Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Virginia Morley (duo-pianist, Mrs. Gearhart). 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

87085. The Fred Waring Show. March 29, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The first selection is a medley from, "Oklahoma." Fred Waring is not on the program. Oscar Hammerstein II (guest host), Joanne Wheatley, Bob Considine (commercial spokesman), Daisy and The Dandylions, Gordon Berger, Ray Sax, Jane Wilson, Gordon Goodman, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Richard Rodgers (guest host). 29:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

21167. The Fred Waring Show. September 27, 1948. Program #1282. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Radio City, New York. A comparison between Vincent Youmans and George Gershwin. The first tune is, "Hallelujah." Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jack Wilson, Jane Wilson, Joanne Wheatley, Stuart Churchill. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

63389. The Fred Waring Show. November 1948. Program #1315. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "It's A Most Unusual Day." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Joe Marrine, Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Jane Wilson. 25:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63388. The Fred Waring Show. November 1948. Program #1319. NBC net, WKY, Oklahoma City origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from the Municipal Auditorium, Oklahoma City. Uncle Lumpy tells the story of, "Little Orley and The Fish." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Dave Glassman (bass-baritone), Stuart Churchill, Joe Marrine, Jane Wilson, Gordon Berger (baritone), Hugh Brannum (as "Uncle Lumpy"). 30:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

94445. The Fred Waring Show. November 4, 1948. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The program originates from Milwaukee (home of the General Electric X-Ray Division). The program features a tribute to composer Gus Kahn. The first tune is, "Liza." The system cue has been deleted. Virginia Morley (duo-pianist), Livingston Gearhart (duo-pianist), Joanne Wheatley, Jane Wilson, Gordon Goodman, Joe Marine, Leon Grey, Bill Bivens (announcer), Bob Considine (commercial spokesman), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Charles Naylor (piano), Daisy and The Dandylions. 30:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

7. The Fred Waring Show. November 22, 1948. NBC net, WDAF, Kansas City origination. Sponsored by: Johnson's Wax. The program originates from Kansas City and is a salute to the University of Kansas. The first tune is, "The K.U. Song." The cast also pays tribute to Hoagy Carmichael; Joanne Wheatley sings an excellent arrangement of, "Rockin' Chair." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Bill Bivens (announcer), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Joe Marrine, Durward Kirby (commercial spokesman), Jane Wilson. 29:33. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94388. The Fred Waring Show. November 24, 1948. NBC net, WHO, Des Moines origination. Sponsored by: Johnson's Wax. The first tune is, "There's A Great Day Coming Manana." The program includes, "Little Orly and The Parade." The story is very well told; you can follow along with Orly's adventure in your mind as if it were a cartoon. The system cue has been deleted. The program name may be, "Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians." Joanne Wheatley, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Gordon Berger, Hugh Brannum, Bill Bivens (announcer), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Daisy and The Dandylions. 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

93979. The Fred Waring Show. November 29, 1948. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago origination. Sponsored by: Johnson's Wax. The program originates from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. The first tune is, "Go, You Northwestern." The program opening is slightly upcut. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Joe Marrine (vocal), Daisy and The Dandylions, Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Durward Kirby (commercial spokesman), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal). 29:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63393. The Fred Waring Show. December 1948. Program #1347. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Holiday." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Durward Kirby (announcer), Joanne Wheatley, Joe Marrine, Jane Wilson. 25:38. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

93980. The Fred Waring Show. December 1, 1948. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago origination. Sponsored by: Johnson's Wax. The program originates from Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. The first tune is, "Alabamy Bound." "Uncle Lumpy" tells the story of, "Little Orley and The Barn Dance." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Durward Kirby (commercial spokesman), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal), Joe Marrine (vocal), Hugh Brannum ("Uncle Lumpy"). 29:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63395. The Fred Waring Show. January 1949. Program #1350. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Poor Little Rhode Island." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joe Marrine, Gordon Goodman, Joanne Wheatley. 25:52. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63394. The Fred Waring Show. January 5, 1949. Program #1354. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Hallelujah." Uncle Lumpy tells the story of, "Little Orley and The Toy Train." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (anouncer), Jane Wilson, Joe Marrine, Gordon Goodman, Hugh Brannum (as "Uncle Lumpy"). 25:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

63390. The Fred Waring Show. January 10, 1949. Program #1357. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Santo Domingo." A tribute to Howard Chandler Christy on his 76th birthday. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Stuart Churchill, Dave Glassman, Joe Marrine. 25:43. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

94446. The Fred Waring Show. January 20, 1949. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Electric. The program features all spirituals. The first tune is, "Dem Bones G'wine To Rise Again." The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Don Craig, Bob Considine (commercial spokesman), Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Gordon Berger, Stuart Churchill, Bill Bivens (announcer). 29:57. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

63391. The Fred Waring Show. February 1949. Program #1365. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "One Sunday Afternoon." The date is approximate. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Gordon Goodman, Joe Marrine. 25:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

94454. The Fred Waring Show. February 17, 1949. NBC net. Sponsored by: General Elecric. 10:30 P. M. (EST). The first tune is, "What's Playing On Broadway," which is the theme of the program. The system cue has been deleted. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Joe Marine, Jane Wilson, Gordon Goodman, Daisy and The Dandylions, Len Kranendonk, Bill Bivens (announcer). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete as above.

63177. The Fred Waring Show. April 12, 1949. Program #1348. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The date above is subject to correction and may be dated June 9, 1949. Joe Marrine (vocal), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Daisy Bernier (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal), George Churchill (arranger), Gordon Berger (vocal). 25:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63186. The Fred Waring Show. April 29, 1949. NBC net origination, WWJ, Detroit origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from the Detroit Institute Of Art. The first tune is, "Green-Up Time." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Harry Simeone (arranger), Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Daisy Bernier, Stuart Churchill (vocal). 25:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

27419. The Fred Waring Show. July 7, 1949. Program #1352. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Radio City, New York. The first tune is, "Let's Take an Old Fashioned Walk." The AFRS program number might be #1052 or #1152, in which case the date is incorrect. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley, Stuart Churchill. 25 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

33883. The Fred Waring Show. 1955. American Cancer Society syndication. Sponsored by: American Cancer Society fund appeal. The first tune is, "America, Our Heritage." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman (vocal), Frank Davis (vocal). 14:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

67990. The Fred Waring Show. Program #686. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Liza." All the songs are introduced in rhyme. A musical portrait of Rockwell Kent, the artist who wanted to play the flute. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Walter Shipp (vocal), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Mack Perrin (vocal), Jane Wilson (vocal). 30:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

67989. The Fred Waring Show. Program #675. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Amapola." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Joanne Wheatley (vocal), Jimmy Watkins (who sings a tune in a key too high for him), Jane Wilson, Joe Stoche (? electric guitar), Bill Bivens (announcer), Honey and The Bees, Gordon Goodman (vocal), Stuart Churchill (vocal). 30:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

67988. The Fred Waring Show. Program #671. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. A tribute to the good old days of Vaudeville. A complete vaudeville show on radio...and very well-done. Excellent radio, you feel that you've really been to a vaudeville show. A birthdate tribute to Fred Allen (who was born on May 31st) by Fred Waring, who seems to be a sincere fan. A poem by Tom Waring in praise of Fred Allen, is read. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer), Jane Wilson (vocal), Mack Perrin (vocal), Peggy Watson (voal), Ray Sachs (who plays a clarinet and a saxophone at the same time!). 30:12. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

67947. The Fred Waring Show. Program #685. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Blue Skies." Fred tells a story about, "The Little Red Hen." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson (vocal), Bill Bivens (announcer), Joe Sositch (electric guitar), Gordon Goodman (vocal), Harry Simeone (conductor), Joanne Wheatley (vocal). 30:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

44536. The Fred Waring Show. Program #715. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selection is, "Blue Room." Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley, Joe Soja (banjo), Margaret McCrea, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman. 30:12. Audio condition: Good. Complete.

44535. The Fred Waring Show. Program #517. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first selections are, "The Eyes Of Texas Are Upon You," and "Shine, Shine, Shine." Frank Howard does a medley of "Moon Music" on the piano, starting with, "Moonlight Cocktail." Frank Howard, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Honey and The Bees, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley. 30:32. Audio condition: Good to very good. Complete.

39392. The Fred Waring Show. Program #676. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "I Get That Wonderful Worrisome Feeling." A tribute to Frank Lloyd Wright. Nat Perrin (?), Joanne Wheatley, Gordon Goodman, Jimmy Atkins, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer). 30:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39391. The Fred Waring Show. Program #649. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Along The Navajo Trail." A visit to the circus. Bill Bivens (announcer), Bob Evans, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Berger, Joanne Wheatley. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39390. The Fred Waring Show. Program #639. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Blue Skies." A tribute to newspapers. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Bill Bivens (announcer). 30:05. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39388. The Fred Waring Show. Program #613. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Stormy Weather." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jane Wilson, Gordon Goodman, Jimmy Atkins, Bill Bivens (announcer). 30:03. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39389. The Fred Waring Show. Program #614. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The second tune is, "I've Told Every Little Star." Don Craig substitutes for Fred, who remains at his sick mother's bedside. Don Craig, Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Jane Wilson, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley. 30:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

39387. The Fred Waring Show. Program #596. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Liza." The funny story of, "Ozzie The Bass Playing Frog." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Jimmy Atkins, Joanne Wheatley, Stuart Churchill. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

27417. The Fred Waring Show. Program #691. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Heat Wave." The band plays a tune written over four hundred years ago by Henry VIII! Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, Gordon Goodman, Stuart Churchill, Walter Chef (vocals). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

12505. The Fred Waring Show. Program #690. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The program originates from Radio City, New York. The first tune is, "Good, Good, Good." The program name may be, "Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 30:04. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

10979. The Fred Waring Show. The program opening, plus a local program called, "Tom Headley's Visit To A Leper Colony." Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 16 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

783. The Fred Waring Show. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. Fred and the band play popular songs of the day. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

Report contains 147 programs.