The Gracie Fields 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.


77838. The Gracie Fields Show. July 9, 1944. Program #5. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Bless 'Em All." Guest Jack Carson casts Gracie in a gangster movie. An American boy calls on a British girl for a date. Next week's guest is William Bendix. Gracie Fields, Jack Carson, Lou Bring and His Orchestra, Bill Goodwin. 30:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

88434. The Gracie Fields Show. August 6, 1944. NBC net. Sponsored by: Chase and Sanborn (commercials deleted). 8:00 P.M. The first tune is, "I Never Cried So Much In All My Life." Guest Roy Rogers plays a skit as a soldier visiting England, with Gracie. He calls a rapid square dance. Gracie Fields, Bill Goodwin (announcer), Roy Rogers, Marlin Hurt (as "Beulah"), Lou Bring and His Orchestra. 28:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

104490. The Gracie Fields Show. August 13, 1944. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "Sailor Beware." Gracie and Orson back in the days of vaudeville. Gracie Fields, Orson Welles (guest), Bill Goodwin (announcer), Lou Bring and His Orchestra. 27:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

71484. The Gracie Fields Show. August 27, 1944. Program #12. NBC net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. The first tune is, "You Only Want It When You Can't Have It." The last show of a summer replacement series for "The Charlie McCarthy Show." Guest Edward Everett Horton does a comedy routine with Gracie and joins her in a duet of a parody of, "Oh, What A Beautiful Morning." Gracie and Edward Everett also do a comedy skit set in a British apothecary shop. Gracie Fields, Bill Goodwin (announcer), Lou Bring and His Orchestra, Edward Everett Horton. 30:12. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

88422. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #63. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, a Maori song; "Tiny Ball On End Of String." The second tune is, "Saloon Bar Rag." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88421. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #62. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Bless 'Em All." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88419. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #53. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Sing As We Go." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88420. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #61. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Singing In The Bathtub." The orchestra's arrangement of "Margie" is a delight. Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88417. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #45. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "You're The Cream In My Coffee." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88418. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #46. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "My Blue Heaven." Gracie demonstrates a wide range. Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88416. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #38. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. A New Year's show. The first tune is, "Looking On The Bright Side Of Life." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 28:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88415. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #37. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Snowy White Snow." A Christmas program. Gracie implies thatb the program originates from London. She thanks Australia for sending food parcels to England. Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 28:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88413. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #27. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "All My Love." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88411. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #23. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is in Afrikaans: "As We March Along." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (host), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 25:59. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

88412. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #24. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Woodpecker's Serenade." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:51. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

88409. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #22. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Pedro, The Fisherman." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 28:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88407. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #56. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "We're All Together Now." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88408. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #32. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "I've Got The Sun In The Morning and The Moon At Night." Trenet's arrangements sometimes sound like Shep Fields'. Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88406. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #55. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is in Afrikaans, "As We March Along" ("The Trek Song"). The second tune is, "Nevertheless." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88404. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #31. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "If You Knew Susie." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 29:09. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88405. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #54. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "The Woodpecker Serenade." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88403. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #30. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Don't Fence Me In." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 28:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88402. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #28. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "You Can't Get A Man With A Gun." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 27:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88401. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #29. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Franklin D. Roosevelt Jones." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 26:59. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

88400. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #21. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Singing In The Bathtub." Gracie Fields, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, The Keynotes, Bernard Braden (announcer), Jimmy Bailey (piano). 24:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

7209. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #8. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Play A Simple Melody." Gracie Fields, Bernard Braden (announcer), The Keynotes, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, Phil Green and His Orchestra. 27:59. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

7207. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #5. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is a Maori song. A great performer doing everything from English folk tunes to, "Annie Get Your Gun." Gracie Fields, Phil Green and His Orchestra. 27:03. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

7208. The Gracie Fields Show. Program #7. MGM syndication. Commercials added locally. The first tune is, "Feudin', Fightin' Fussin'." Gracie Fields, Bernard Braden (announcer), The Keynotes, Billy Trenet and His Orchestra, Phil Green and His Orchestra. 27:55. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

Report contains 28 programs.