Little Old Hollywood

November 21, 1939 to October 28, 1940
48 episodes known to exist
Little Old Hollywood was a variety / music shows radio show which ran from November 21, 1939 to October 28, 1940.
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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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Dates
Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
November 21, 1939 - December 19, 1939
Little Old Hollywood
5
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2
December 25, 1939 - March 4, 1940
Little Old Hollywood
9
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3
March 11, 1940 - September 16, 1940
Little Old Hollywood
28
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4
September 23, 1940 - October 28, 1940
Little Old Hollywood
6
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Little Old Hollywood
November 21, 1939 - December 19, 1939
5 episodes known to exist
Host: Ben Alexander
Music: Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
November 21, 1939 
Two Happy People Part 1 
Bob Cobb, Verna Felton Missing 2nd disc of 2 
15:01 

 
November 28, 1939 
Two Happy People Part 2 
Missing 1st disc of 2 
15:22 

 
December 5, 1939 
The Andy Devine Story 
Cliff Edwards (Ukelele Ike), Will Rogers, Jr. 
30:09 

 
December 12, 1939 
Guests: Walt Disney, Benny Goodman, Martha Tilton 
Walt Disney, Benny Goodman, Martha Tilton 
29:57 

 
December 19, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
Little Old Hollywood
December 25, 1939 - March 4, 1940
9 episodes known to exist
Host: Ben Alexander
Music: Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
December 25, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
January 1, 1940 
New Year's Eve On Vine Street 
Kenny Gardner, George Rowe New Year's Program 
29:58 

 
January 8, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
January 15, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
10 
January 22, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
11 
February 5, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Program of 1-29 Preempted 
30:00 

 
12 
February 12, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
13 
February 19, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
14 
March 4, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Program of 2-26 Preempted 
30:00 

 
Little Old Hollywood
March 11, 1940 - September 16, 1940
28 episodes known to exist
Host: Ben Alexander
Music: Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
15 
March 11, 1940 
Guests: Priscilla Lane, Al Levy 
Priscilla Lane, Al Levy 
30:00 

 
16 
March 18, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
17 
March 25, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
18 
April 1, 1940 
Guests: Leo Carillo, Ken Carpenter 
Leo Carillo, Ken Carpenter 
29:57 

 
19 
April 8, 1940 
Guests: Andy Devine, Leo Carillo 
Andy Devine, Leo Carillo 
29:49 

 
20 
April 15, 1940 
Guests: Stu Erwin, Frank Craven, Sol Lesser 
Stu Erwin, Frank Craven, Sol Lesser 
29:50 

 
22 
April 22, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
23 
April 29, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
24 
May 6, 1940 
Guests: Earl Carroll, Virginia Maples, Gale Gordon 
Earl Carroll, Virginia Maples, Gale Gordon 
29:53 

 
25 
May 13, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
26 
May 20, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
27 
May 27, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
28 
June 3, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
29 
June 10, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
30 
June 17, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
31 
June 24, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
32 
July 1, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
33 
July 8, 1940 
Guest: Rosemary Lane 
Rosemary Lane 
29:48 

 
34 
July 15, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
35 
July 22, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
36 
July 29, 1940 
Willie's of Hollywood 
 
29:52 

 
37 
August 5, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
38 
August 12, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
39 
August 19, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
40 
August 26, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
41 
September 2, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
42 
September 9, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
43 
September 16, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
Little Old Hollywood
September 23, 1940 - October 28, 1940
6 episodes known to exist
Host: Ben Alexander
Music: Gordon Jenkins Orchestra
#
Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
44 
September 23, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
25:00 

 
45 
September 30, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
25:00 

 
46 
October 7, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
25:00 

 
47 
October 14, 1940 
Meet the Nbc Orchestra 
 
24:56 

 
48 
October 21, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
25:00 

 
49 
October 28, 1940 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
25:00 

 
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