The Jack Kirkwood Show

May 24, 1944 to August 11, 1953
22 episodes known to exist
The Jack Kirkwood Show was a variety / music shows radio show which ran from May 24, 1944 to August 11, 1953. It starred Jack Kirkwood, Frank Nelson, Ruth Perrott, Lillian Lee, and Gene.
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Radio series often ran for multiple seasons and/or through many incarnations with different radio networks, sponsors, cast/crew, and revivals after many years.
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# Episodes (Known)
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May 24, 1944 - February 14, 1946
The Jack Kirkwood Show
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July 1, 1946 - August 5, 1946
The Jack Kirkwood Show
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September 1, 1946 - September 29, 1946
The Jack Kirkwood Show
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October 5, 1948 - August 11, 1953
The Jack Kirkwood Show
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The Jack Kirkwood Show
May 24, 1944 - February 14, 1946
10 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
May 24, 1944 
Home For Former Radio Actors 
AFRS Comedy Rpl 3 
30:00 

 
 
May 30, 1945 
Darkest Africa 
Very heavy disc noise 
14:42 

 
 
June 6, 1945 
The Buried Electric Light Bulb 
 
14:42 

 
 
June 7, 1945 
Way down Thar in Them Old Kentucky Hills 
Very noisy disc 
15:06 

 
 
November 9, 1945 
No Matter How Hungry a Horse May Be, He Shouldn't Bite His Fodder 
 
15:12 

 
 
November 14, 1945 
Queenie, Here's Mud in Your Eye 
 
15:07 

 
 
February 14, 1946 
The True Story of King Arthur 
 
14:36 

 
742 
n/a 
Clothing Store 
AFRS 749 
15:39 

 
743 
n/a 
The Flat Man 
AFRS 743 Disc noise 
15:27 

 
749 
n/a 
The Robert Fulton Story 
AFRS 742 Disc noise 
15:30 

 
The Jack Kirkwood Show
July 1, 1946 - August 5, 1946
2 episodes known to exist
Stars: Jack Kirkwood, Frank Nelson, Ruth Perrott, Lillian Lee, Gene
Announcer: Jimmy Wallington
Music: Lud Gluskin and His Orchestra
Director: Paul Franklin WRITER
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
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July 1, 1946 
Connie Haines 
 
29:31 

 
August 5, 1946 
The Concert Pianist 
Doris Day 
30:00 

 
The Jack Kirkwood Show
September 1, 1946 - September 29, 1946
2 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
10 
September 1, 1946 
Radio Detective 
Doris Day 
30:00 

 
14 
September 29, 1946 
At the Movies 
Doris Day 
30:00 

 
The Jack Kirkwood Show
October 5, 1948 - August 11, 1953
8 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
October 5, 1948 
East Is East 
 
14:50 

 
 
December 6, 1951 
A Visit to the Movie Theater 
AFRS 152 
15:00 

 
 
December 13, 1951 
The Count of Monte Cristo 
AFRS 153 
15:00 

 
 
July 18, 1952 
The Life of Jack Kirkwood 
AFRS 425 
15:00 

 
 
July 25, 1952 
The Prison Warden 
AFRS 426 
15:00 

 
 
May 4, 1953 
The Frobisher Neep Expedition 
 
25:27 

 
 
May 18, 1953 
 
 
30:00 

 
 
August 11, 1953 
Cactus Pete Rides Again 
 
30:00 

 
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