The Magic Key (of Rca)

September 29, 1935 to September 18, 1939
204 episodes known to exist
The Magic Key (of Rca) was a radio show which ran from September 29, 1935 to September 18, 1939.
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September 29, 1935 - September 18, 1939
The Magic Key
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The Magic Key
Also known as THE MAGIC KEY
September 29, 1935 - September 18, 1939
204 episodes known to exist
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September 29, 1935 
Welcome to the Magic Key of Rca 
General David Sarnoff, Walt Disney, Amos & Andy, Walter Damrosch, Paul Whiteman (PRIMIER) 
58:00 

 
October 13, 1935 
Muntiny On the Bounty 
Program of 10-6 Pre-empted for World Series--Rudy Vallee, Albert Spalding, Dusolina Giannini, Helen Broderick, Jimmy Gleason. Ethiopia War news: Ed Beatty)) 
60:00 

 
October 20, 1935 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Walter Huston, Nan Sunderland, U. Of Stockholm Chorus, Richard Himber, Harold Bower 
60:00 

 
October 27, 1935 
Navy Day 
Bea Lillie, Jan Garber, Jessica Dragonette, Col. Henry Roosevelt (NAVY DAY) 
58:00 

 
November 3, 1935 
 
Eleanor Powell, Ernestine Schumann-Heink, Tommy Dorsey, Roland Young, Joseph Levine, Joseph Schimdt (A Touch Of Br 
58:00 

 
November 10, 1935 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Franchot Tone (Mutiny on The Bounty) Susan Barrett, Efram Zimbalist Sr. 
60:00 
November 17, 1935 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Leopold Stokowski, Albert Spalding, Conrad Thibault, Carlos Alveres 
60:00 

 
November 24, 1935 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Lotte Lehman, Helen Chandler (Pride & Prejudice) Xavier Cugat , Royal Hawaiian Orch. 
60:00 

 
December 1, 1935 
Porgy and Bess 
Eddy Duchin, Richard Barthelmess, Jean Muir (Saturday's Children) Porgy & Bess (Original cast), Eddie Duchin 
56:00 

 
10 
December 8, 1935 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Leopold Stockowski & Philadelphia Orch. Concert 
60:00 

 
11 
December 15, 1935 
Boy Meets Girl 
Rose Bampton, Ray Noble, Don Cossacks, Borah Minevich Harmonica Rascals (Boy Meets Girl) 
60:00 

 
12 
December 22, 1935 
Christmas Concert 
Lucrezio Bori, Artur Rodzinski & Cleveland Orch., (Christmas Program) 
60:00 

 
13 
December 29, 1935 
 
James Melton, Helen Ward, Helen Jepson, George M. Cohan. Andres Segovia, Benny Goodman 
60:00 
14 
January 5, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Review Highlights of 1935 
60:00 

 
15 
January 12, 1936 
 
Adele Astaire, Pickens Sisters, Percy Grainger, Col. Stoopnagel & Budd 
60:00 

 
16 
January 26, 1936 
 
Program of 1-19 Pre-empted for Dedication of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial--Frank Fay, Richard Himber, Giovanni Martinelli 
60:00 

 
17 
February 2, 1936 
 
Marian Anderson, Jack Hylton, Morton Downey, Varsity 8 
60:00 

 
18 
February 9, 1936 
Thirteen Hours by Air 
Joan Bennett, Fred MacMurray, Yale Glee Club, Ray Noble, Guy Lombardo (13 Hours By Air) 
60:00 

 
19 
February 16, 1936 
 
Lum & Abner, Armand Tokatuan, Dusolina Giannini 
60:00 

 
20 
February 23, 1936 
Love On a Bet 
Rudy Vallee, Gene Raymond, Sidney Fox (Love On A Bet), Hannah Klein & Pauline Gilbert 
60:00 

 
21 
March 1, 1936 
 
Cornelia Otis Skinner, Eugene Ormandy & Minneapolis Symphony Orch. 
60:00 

 
22 
March 8, 1936 
Call It a Day 
Lauritz Melchoir, Russ Morgan, Lucien Boyer, (Call It A Day) original cast 
60:00 

 
23 
March 15, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gladys Swarthout, Floyd Gibbons, Tina Barrett, Vienna Boys Choir, Benny Goodman 
60:00 
24 
March 22, 1936 
 
Lanny Ross, Ray Noble, Erna Sack, Graham McNamee, Floyd Gibbons, Charles Lyon 
60:00 

 
25 
March 29, 1936 
School For Scandal 
Brian Aherne, Ina Claire (School For Scandal) Efram ZimbalIist, Charles Coburn, Osgood Perkins, Joss Goss 
60:00 

 
26 
April 5, 1936 
Justice 
Leslie Howard (Justice) Doris Doe, Hawaiin Glee Club 
60:00 

 
27 
April 12, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Leopold Stokowski, Philadelphia Orch. (Easter Concert) 
60:00 

 
28 
April 19, 1936 
The Three Musketeers 
(drama/36 Three Musketeers) 
60:00 

 
29 
April 26, 1936 
Things to Come 
(drama/36 Things To Come) 
60:00 

 
30 
May 3, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gladys Swarthout & Mario Chamblee 
60:00 

 
31 
May 10, 1936 
Red Rhumba 
(drama/36 Red Rhumba) 
60:00 

 
32 
May 17, 1936 
One Rainy Afternoon 
(drama/36 One Rainy Afternoon) 
60:00 

 
33 
May 24, 1936 
 
Helen Jepson, Fats Waller, Harold Bower, Hugh O'Connell 
60:00 

 
34 
May 31, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Oliver Wakefield, Jean Sablon, Jan Peerce, Virginia Rae 
60:00 

 
35 
June 7, 1936 
 
Col. Stoopnagel & Budd, Joseph Knitzer, Shep Fields, Marian Talley, Tennessee Ramblers 
60:00 

 
36 
June 14, 1936 
All Wagner Concert 
Frank Black & New York Philharmonic Orch. All Wagner Concert 
60:00 

 
37 
June 21, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Tito Kippa, Sheila Barret, Helen Traubel, Ruby Ruben 
60:00 

 
38 
June 28, 1936 
Fibber Mcgee and Molly 
Ruth Etting, Fibber McGee & Molly, Rudolph Gonz, Verse Speaking Choir 
60:00 

 
39 
July 5, 1936 
 
The Philadelphians conducted by Charles O'Connell (Concert) 
60:00 

 
40 
July 12, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Efram Zimbalist Sr., John B. Kennedy 
60:00 

 
41 
July 19, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Frank Fay, Rose Bampton 
60:00 

 
42 
July 26, 1936 
Queen Victoria 
Ruth Etting, Kathleen Norris, Bill Robinson, Carol Deis (Queen Victoria) 
60:00 

 
43 
August 2, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
The Philadelphians, Charles O'Connell, Lewis Clement 
60:00 

 
44 
August 9, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
60:00 

 
45 
August 16, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Phil Spitalny's All Girl Orchestra, Corrina Mura 
60:00 

 
46 
August 23, 1936 
 
Hildegarde, Floyd Gibbons (Spanish Civil War) Mischa Livitsky, Shep Fields 
60:00 

 
47 
August 30, 1936 
Nightbridge 
Helen Traubel, Floyd Gibbons, Albert Spalding, George Hall 
60:00 

 
48 
September 6, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
The Philadelphans, Charles Connell (Concert) 
60:00 

 
49 
September 13, 1936 
The Farmer Takes a Wife 
Henry Fonda, June Walker, Morton Downey (The Farmer Takes A Wife) 
60:00 

 
50 
September 20, 1936 
 
Kirsten Flagstad, Doc Rockwell, Pickens Sisters, Dixe Land Band 
60:00 

 
51 
September 27, 1936 
Faust 
Paul Robson, Jane Froman, Casper Reardon , Robert Wildhat (Faust) 
58:44 

 
52 
October 11, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Program of 10-4 Pre-empted for World Series--John McCormick 
60:00 

 
53 
October 18, 1936 
Romeo and Juliet 
Alexander Kirkland, Jean Dante, Ernest Hutchinson, Jean Sablon, Norman Cordons (Romeo & Juliet) 
60:00 

 
54 
October 25, 1936 
Whithe Horse Inn 
Robert Benchley, Robert Halliday, Kitty Carlisle, William Gaxton (White Horse Inn), Sol Goodman, Herbert E. Groh 
46:50 

 
55 
November 1, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Dulcina Gianini, Frank Parker, Lennie Hayton, Duncan Sisters 
60:00 
56 
November 8, 1936 
Academic Festival 
Kirsten Flagstad, Tom Powers, Leonard Joy (San Fransisco Opera Company), Julio Martinez Onyagan 
56:51 
57 
November 15, 1936 
Rembrandt 
Charles Laughton (Rembrandt) Helen Traubel, The Revelers 
60:00 

 
58 
November 22, 1936 
Forbidden Melody 
Efram Zimbalist Sr, Ruby Mercer, Carl Brisson, Tommy Dorsey (Forbidden Melody) 
60:00 

 
59 
November 29, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Marian Anderson, Paul Whiteman, Col. Stoopnagle & Budd 
60:00 

 
60 
December 6, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Morton Downey, Pauline Gilbert, Hanna Klein, Ruggerio Ricci 
60:00 

 
61 
December 13, 1936 
Tobacco Road 
James Barton (Tobacco Road) Jane Froman, Percy Grainger, Yale Glee Club 
60:00 

 
62 
December 20, 1936 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Robert Benchley, Bill Robinson, Marcia Davenport, Bobby Breen, Edward Johnson 
60:00 

 
63 
December 27, 1936 
 
Kerstin Flagstad, John McCormick, Oliver Wakefield, Moscow Cathedral Choir, Richard Himber (Incomplete-missing first disc) 
43:53 

 
64 
January 3, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ezio Pinza, Max Reinheart, Fats Waller, Doc Rockwell, La Petite Mischa, Anna Dorfman 
60:00 

 
65 
January 10, 1937 
Reflected Glory 
Tallulah Bankhead, Buck & Bubbles, Carl Crest, Budapest U Choir, Dick Madonna (Reflected Glory) 
60:00 

 
66 
January 17, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Philadelphia Orch. George Copeland, Rene Maison 
60:00 

 
67 
January 24, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Lucille Manners, Ray Noble Orch., Reginald Gardiner, Andres Segovia 
60:00 

 
68 
January 31, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Tommy Dorsey Orch., Giovanni Martinelli, Rufe Davis 
60:00 

 
69 
February 7, 1937 
Miss Bent Bows 
Gertrude Lawrence, Frank Black Orchestra, Twin Pianos: Jacques Fray & Mario Braggiotti. "David And Goliath", "Nocturne In C# Minor", "Rhapsody In Blue", "'S Wonderful", Skit: Miss Bent Bows", Walter Damrosh, Kersten Thorb 
60:00 

 
70 
February 14, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Dennis King, Helen Gleason (Fredericka) Gina Cigna,Rufe Davis 
60:00 

 
71 
February 21, 1937 
Fulton of Oak Falls 
George M. Cohan, Albert Spalding, Frederick Jagel, Eddie Duchin (Fulton of Oak Falls) 
60:00 

 
72 
February 28, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Bidu Sayao, Jesse Matthews, Rufe Davis, Maurice Evans, Henri Deering 
60:00 

 
73 
March 7, 1937 
Brother Rat 
Josephine Antoine, Jean Sablon, Richard Himber Orch. (Brother Rat) 
60:00 

 
74 
March 14, 1937 
Whiteheaded Boy 
Georges Enesco, Dudley Diggs, Sara Algood, John McCormick (White Headed Boy) 
60:00 

 
75 
March 21, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Bruna Castagna, Andres Segovia, Josef Schmidt, Jacques Frey. Mario Braggioti 
60:00 

 
76 
March 28, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Philadelphia Orch. Eugene Ormandy,Elizabeth Rethberg 
60:00 

 
77 
April 4, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Rose Bampton, Fernand Gravet, Paul Whiteman, Bartlett & Robinson 
60:00 

 
78 
April 11, 1937 
A Lover Who Lost 
Erna Sack, Lauritz Melchoir, Dudley Diggs, Sara Algood (A Lover Who Lost) 
60:00 

 
79 
April 18, 1937 
Philadelphia Academy of Music 
PHILADELPHIA ACADEMY OF MUSIC (Leapold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy, Jose Iturbi, Charles O?Connor, Marion Anderson) 
60:00 

 
80 
April 25, 1937 
Richard Ii - a Scene 
Maurice Evans, Bob Feller, Ray Heatherton, Wynn Murray (Richard II) 
60:00 

 
81 
May 2, 1937 
National Music Week 
NATIONAL MUSIC WEEK (David Sarnoff, Rosa Ponsell, Frank Black) 
60:00 

 
82 
May 9, 1937 
Excursion 
Kathleen Norris, Efram Zimbalist Sr., Larry Burke, Memphis Ramblers (Excursion) 
60:00 

 
83 
May 16, 1937 
Chicago Civic Opera House 
Chicago Civic Opera House/37 Vivienne Della Chiesa, SylvIa Clark, King?s Jesters, choir directed by Noble Kane (10 
60:00 

 
84 
May 23, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Philadelphia Orch. Homecoming, Charles O'Connell, Helen Jepson 
60:00 

 
85 
May 30, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
60:00 

 
86 
June 6, 1937 
Trouble Night 
Giovanni Martinelli, Marcel Duprez, William Primrose, Katherine Locke (Trouble Night) 
60:00 

 
87 
June 13, 1937 
Victoria Regina 
Helen Hayes, Vincent Price, Margaret Brill Bunny Berrigan Orchestra (Victoria Regina) 
60:00 

 
88 
June 20, 1937 
Female of the Species 
Kay Thompson, John Charles Thomas, Xavier Cugat Orch. (Female Of The Species) 
60:00 

 
89 
June 27, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Lucrezia Bori, Jan Peerce, Richard Himber Orch., Sheila Barrett 
60:00 

 
90 
July 4, 1937 
Make a Wish 
Bobby Breen, Marion Claire (Make A Wish: Gertrude Berg) Irvin S. Cobb, The Revelers Edmund Franco Goldman 
60:00 

 
91 
July 11, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Suzane Fisher, Jean Sablon, Shep Fields, 
60:00 

 
92 
July 18, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Oliver Wakefield, Marian Anderson, Jean Sablon, Fairchild & Carol 
60:00 

 
93 
July 25, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Efram Zimbalist Sr., Jean Sablon, Florence Easton, Tex O'Rourke 
60:00 

 
94 
August 1, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Vina Bovy, Ozzie Nelson Orch Jean Sablon, Tex O'Rourke 
60:00 

 
95 
August 8, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gladys Swarthout, Tony Russell, Jesus Maria Sanroma, Tex O'Rourke 
60:00 

 
96 
August 15, 1937 
Flight From Glory 
SHRINE AUDITORIUM, Los Angelas, Robert Benchley, Frank Forest, Walter Abel (Flight From Glory) Doris Western, Paul 
60:00 
97 
August 22, 1937 
 
Marion Telva, Tex O'Roarke, Jean Sablon, John B. Kennedy, L.M. Conley 
60:00 

 
98 
August 29, 1937 
 
Francia White, Jean Sablon, Tommy Dorsey Orchestra. Edythe Wright 
60:00 
99 
September 5, 1937 
 
Richard Crooks 
60:00 

 
100 
September 12, 1937 
 
Jean Sablon, George M. Cohan, Doris Doe, American Legion Chorus Of Syracuse (may be Sept. 13) 
60:00 

 
101 
September 19, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Fisk Jubilee Singers, Tex O'Roarke, Jean Sablon 
60:00 
102 
September 26, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Queen Maria, Gene & Glenn, Jean Sablon, Wynn Murray 
60:00 

 
103 
October 3, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
John Charles Thomas, Danielle Darrieux, Linton Wells 
60:00 

 
104 
October 10, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
60:00 

 
105 
October 17, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Mary Small, Rene Maison, Karl H. Von Wiegand 
60:00 

 
106 
October 24, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Elizabeth Rethberg, Adm. William Leahy, Tune Twisters 
60:00 

 
107 
October 31, 1937 
The Lady Has a Heart 
Elissa Landi, Vincent Price, Laura Suarez (The Lady Has A Heart) 
60:00 

 
108 
November 7, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Roy Shields, Civic Opera House Of Chicago, Eve Curie, Piano Duo 
60:00 

 
109 
November 14, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Alexander Woollcott, Conrad Thibault, Orchestras from Argentina & Hawaii 
60:00 

 
110 
November 21, 1937 
When They Played the Waltz 
Virginia Rea, Martha Gellhorn, Margelo Gillmore (When They Played The Waltz) 
60:00 

 
111 
November 28, 1937 
Vic and Sade 
Vena Bova, Jack O'Brian, Marek Weber Orchestra , Edward Davies, VIC & SADE (cast) 
60:00 

 
112 
December 5, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Alec Templeton, Gina Cigna (soprano), Golden Gate Jubillee Singers 
60:00 

 
113 
December 12, 1937 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Edward Vito, Lauritz Melchoir 
60:00 

 
114 
December 19, 1937 
The Candle in the Forest 
Moriz Rosenthal, Joan Edwards, Neil Mcmillan (Candle In The Forest) 
60:00 

 
115 
December 26, 1937 
 
George Enescu (composer & violinist), Alex Templeton, Laura Suarte, Helsinki Chorus 
60:00 

 
116 
January 2, 1938 
Julius Caesar 
Kirsten & Karen Flagstad (sisters), Orson Welles, Martin Gabel (Julius Caesar) 
1:02:28 

 
117 
January 9, 1938 
 
Eleanor Roosevelt, Linton Wells, Carl Hoffman, Joan Edwards 
60:00 

 
118 
January 16, 1938 
All the Men and Women Are Merely Players 
Emma Bonia (French pianist), Victor Glee Club, Lynton Wells (All The Men & Women Are Merely Players) 
60:00 

 
119 
January 23, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Dusolina Gianninni, 
60:00 

 
120 
January 30, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ezio Pinza, Jose Iturbi. Nola Day 
60:00 

 
121 
February 6, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Symphony, Ria Gingster 
60:00 

 
122 
February 13, 1938 
Mr. and Mrs. Whelan At Home 
Sarah Algood & Whitford Kane (Mr & Mrs Whalen ) Walter Damrosch, Jean Ellington 
60:00 

 
123 
February 20, 1938 
Balcony Scene 
Helen Jepson, Charles Kullman, Felix Knight, Tune Twisters Trio 
60:00 

 
124 
February 27, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ferde Grofe, Bruna Castagna, Ania Dorfman 
60:00 

 
125 
March 6, 1938 
Mr. and Mrs. Whelan At Home 
Margery Lawrence, Sarah Algood & Whitford Kane (Mr & Mrs. Whalen) 
60:00 

 
126 
March 13, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gladys Swarthout, Muriel Wilson, Hortense Monath, Fred Hufsmith 
60:00 

 
127 
March 20, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Zinka Milanov, Yale Glee Club, Ferde Grofe 
60:00 

 
128 
March 27, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, Vladimar Gochman, Helen Traubel, St. Louis Municipal Opera 
60:00 

 
129 
April 3, 1938 
Army Day 
ARMY DAY/38 Lotte Lehman, Gen. Malin Craig 
60:00 

 
130 
April 10, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Kirsten & Karen Flagstad & Mother Maria, Alexander Woollcott, Golden Gate Jubillee Singers 
60:00 

 
131 
April 17, 1938 
 
Lauritz Melchoir, Eva Le Galliene, Linton Wells, A.M. Purcell 
60:00 

 
132 
April 24, 1938 
 
Cincinnati Symphony Orch. Eugene Gusson, conductor, Margery Lawrence 
60:00 

 
133 
May 1, 1938 
National Music Week 
John Charles Thomas, National Music Week, David Sarnoff 
60:00 

 
134 
May 8, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Walter Damrocsh conducts the NBC Symphony Orch., Linton Wells 
60:00 
135 
May 15, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Leonard Warren, Lew White Orch., Linton Wells, Cissie Loftus 
60:00 

 
136 
May 22, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Symphony 
60:00 
137 
May 29, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Marion Anderson, Felix Knight 
60:00 

 
138 
June 5, 1938 
David, the Giant Killer 
Morton Downey (David The Giant Killer) Larry Clinton Orch. Bea Wain 
60:00 

 
139 
June 12, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Benny Goodman, Ann De Ohla (soprano) Art Of Musical Russia chorus 
60:00 

 
140 
June 19, 1938 
Where To 
Rudy Vallee (Where To) Ann De Ohla, Yella Pessi 
60:00 

 
141 
June 26, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Rose Marie, Bob Hope, Bunny Berrigan Band 
60:00 

 
142 
July 3, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Igor Gorin, Irving Caesar, Larry Clinton, Bea Wain 
60:00 

 
143 
July 10, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Jane Froman, Felix Knight, Sonny Schuyler, Nathaniel Shilkret 
60:00 

 
144 
July 17, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ann Jameson, Bob Allen, Hal Kemp Orch. Judy Starr 
60:00 

 
145 
July 24, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Orch. 
60:00 

 
146 
July 31, 1938 
Vic & Sade 
Vass Family, VIC & SADE (cast), Roy Shields Orch. Georg Bass (CHICAGO) 
60:00 

 
147 
August 7, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gladys Swarthout, Richard Himber Orch. Colonel Stoopnagel, Fay Gillis Wells 
60:00 

 
148 
August 14, 1938 
Mr. and Mrs. Whelan At Home 
Sarah Algood & Whitford Kane (Mr & Mrs Whalen) Sammy Kaye 
60:00 

 
149 
August 21, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Doris Doe, Franklin P. Adams, Clifton Fadiman, Cesare Sodero Jr 
60:00 

 
150 
August 28, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Conrad Thiebault, Ozzie Nelson Band, Harriet Hilliard, Golden Gate Quartet, Colonel Stoopnagel 
60:00 

 
151 
September 4, 1938 
Radio 
Tommy Dorsey (Radio) Jack Leonard, Edythe Wright, Marion Telva, Clifton Fadiman 
60:00 

 
152 
September 11, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ireene Wicker, Grete Stuckgold, Luboschutz & Nemenoff , Clifton Fadiman 
60:00 

 
153 
September 18, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Efram Zimbalist, Billie Holiday, Artie Shaw Orch., Joan Briton 
60:00 

 
154 
September 25, 1938 
 
Ignace Jan Paderewski, radio debut 
59:29 

 
155 
October 2, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Lotte Lehman, Oscar Levant, Fred Stone, Sabu, Clifton Fadiman 
60:00 

 
156 
October 16, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Program of 10-9 Pre-empted for World Series--Alec Templeton, Elizabeth Lennox, Virginia Rea 
60:00 

 
157 
October 23, 1938 
Navy Day Preview 
Rose Bampton, Navy Day Preview, Frank Munn, Adm. Leahy 
1:01:30 

 
158 
October 30, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Hal Gibney, Norman Cordon & Richard Bonelli, Ebe Stegnani 
60:00 

 
159 
November 6, 1938 
Abe Lincoln in Illinois 
Raymond Massey (Abe Lincoln In Illinois) Helen Jepson, Clifton Fadiman, San Francisco Opera 
59:05 

 
160 
November 13, 1938 
Offertory 
Lauritz Melchoir, Catherine Locke (Offertory), Benny Goodman, Budapest String Quartet, Clifton Fadiman 
60:00 

 
161 
November 20, 1938 
Grandma's in the Parlor 
Margaret Speaks (Grandma's In The Parlor) Emanuel Feurmann, Minnie Dupree 
60:00 

 
162 
November 27, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Gertrude Lawrence, Chicago Civic Opera Orch. Rene Mason, Swor & Lubin 
60:00 

 
163 
December 4, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Sheila Barrett, Maria Caniglia, Fairchild & Carroll 
60:00 

 
164 
December 11, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Marian Anderson, Eric Blore, Victor Glee Club, Clifton Fadiman 
60:00 

 
165 
December 18, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
John Charles Thomas, Clifton Fadiman, Tom Howard & George Shelton 
60:00 

 
166 
December 25, 1938 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Beniamino Gigli, Vienna Boys Choir, Kitty Cheatham 
60:00 

 
167 
January 1, 1939 
Beachcomber: the Rivals 
Charles Laughton, Elsa Lancaster, Eva Le Galliene, Kirsten Flagstad (Beachcomber/39 The Rivals) 
60:00 

 
168 
January 8, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Elizabeth Schumann, Alexander Woollott, Elsie Janis, Felix Knight 
60:00 

 
169 
January 15, 1939 
Cadenza 
Robert Waldhack, Margelo Gillmore, Sylvia Brema (Cadenza) 
60:00 

 
170 
January 22, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Indianapolis Symphony Orch. Fabian Sevitzky, Lauritz Melchoir, Susannah Tarkington 
60:00 

 
171 
January 29, 1939 
Victor Herbert Salute 
Milton Cross, Ben Grauer, Nathaniel Shilkret Orchestra, Thomas L. Thomas, Ann Jamieson, Jan Peerce--VICTOR HERBERT TRIBUTE/39, Victor Light Opera Co. & Victor Salon Orchestra 
60:00 

 
172 
February 5, 1939 
A Sunny Morning 
Margery Lawrence, Eva Le Galliene, Sammy Kaye, Tom Howard & George Shelton (A Sunny Morning) 
60:00 

 
173 
February 12, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Grace Moore, Alexander Woollcott, Joyce Paul & Byron Janice (10 year old piano twins) Roseman Johnson Choir 
60:00 

 
174 
February 19, 1939 
Maggie Mcshane 
Sarah Algood & Whitford Kane (Mr & Mrs Whalen) Gilbert & Sullivan, San Fransisco World's Fair (Maggie McShane) Nat 
60:00 

 
175 
February 26, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Jan Ignace Paderewski 
60:00 

 
176 
March 5, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ezio Pinza, Ethel Merman, Jimmy Durante 
60:00 

 
177 
March 12, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Jan Kipura, Alexander Woollcott, Nancy Hamilton, Hamilton College Glee Club 
60:00 

 
178 
March 19, 1939 
School For Scandal: Distant Drums 
Pauline Lord, Loretta Lee, Swing Mikado (School For Scandal) 
60:00 

 
179 
March 26, 1939 
When the Whistle Blows 
Ania Dorfmann, Nancy Carroll (When The Whistle Blows) 
60:00 

 
180 
April 2, 1939 
Army Day 
Conrad Thibault, ARMY DAY 
60:00 

 
181 
April 9, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Philadelphia Orch. Eugene Ormandy, Margery Lawrence 
60:00 

 
182 
April 16, 1939 
Low Heeled Walking Shoes 
John Charles Thomas, Lulu McConnel, Neville Miller (Low Healed Walking Shoes) 
60:00 

 
183 
April 23, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Bill Robinson, Bruna Castagna, Shiela Barrett 
60:00 

 
184 
April 30, 1939 
Henry Viii 
Jarmila Novotna, Robert Morley & Margalo Gilmore (Henry VIII) Graham McNamee 
60:00 

 
185 
May 7, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Rose Bampton, Robert Weede, David Sarnoff 
60:00 

 
186 
May 14, 1939 
Who'll Buy My Lavender? 
Jane Cowl, James Melton, Casper Reardon (Who'll Buy My Lavender?) 
60:00 

 
187 
May 21, 1939 
Peg O' My Heart 
Lorette Taylor (Peg O' My Heart) 'Mexicana', Charles Maniatti 
60:00 

 
188 
May 28, 1939 
The Anniversary 
Ruth Chatterton, Joan Edwards, The Southerners MEMORIAL DAY (The Anniversary) 
60:00 

 
189 
June 4, 1939 
Marc Antony and Cleopatria 
Eddie Green, New Friends of Music String Quartet 
60:00 

 
190 
June 11, 1939 
The Triget of Greva 
Nathaniel Shilkret, Dick Todd, Tune Twisters, Freshmen (Triget of Greva) 
60:00 

 
191 
June 18, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Philadelphia Orch. Eugene Ormandy, Muriel Dickson, Conrad Thibault 
60:00 

 
192 
June 26, 1939 
Second Fiddle 
Rudy Vallee, Irving Berlin, Daryl Zanuck, Mary Healy, Jack Harris Orch. Sonja Henie, Tyrone Power (Second Fiddle). The program switches to Monday at this point 
59:00 

 
193 
July 3, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Carmen Miranda, Charlie Barnett, Nathaniel Shikret, Col. Stoopnagle 
60:00 

 
194 
July 10, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Nathaniel Shilkret, Glenn Miller, Col. Stoopnagle, Rodger Sisters 
60:00 

 
195 
July 17, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Vass Family, Cliff Nazarro, Sammy Kaye, Nathaniel Shilkret, Col. Stoopngle 
60:00 

 
196 
July 24, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Ed Gardner, Bob Zurke, Col Stoopnagle, Nathaniel Shilkret 
60:00 

 
197 
July 31, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Helen Jepson, Melville Clark, Rosa Rio, Col Stoopnagle, Nathaniel Shilkret 
60:00 

 
198 
August 7, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Lew Lehr, Glenn Miller, Johnny Messner, Col Stoopnagle 
60:00 
199 
August 14, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Show changes format from 60 to 30 minutes--Ed Gardner, Shep Fields, Bea Wain. Program now runs 30 minutes instead of one hour 
30:00 

 
200 
August 21, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Sheila Barrett, Vincent Lopez, Felix Knight, Dinah Shore 
30:00 
201 
August 28, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Oscar Levant, Ozzie Nelson, Harriet Hilliard 
30:00 

 
202 
September 4, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Barbara Stanwyck, William Holden, Lee J. Cobb, Bob Chester 
30:00 
203 
September 11, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Jessica Dragonette, Cliff Nazarro, Bert Shefter, Col Stoopnagle 
30:00 

 
204 
September 18, 1939 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
Final Show of the Series--Lotte Lehmann, Dinah Shore, Xavier Cugat (final program) 
30:00 

 
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