Radio Almanac

January 26, 1944 to November 25, 1945
29 episodes known to exist
Radio Almanac was a radio show which ran from January 26, 1944 to November 25, 1945. It starred Agnes Moorehead, Hans Conreid, John McIntire, and Walter Tetley.
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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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Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
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January 26, 1944 - July 19, 1944
Your Radio Almanac
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September 16, 1945 - November 25, 1945
Your Radio Almanac
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ABC
Your Radio Almanac
January 26, 1944 - July 19, 1944
26 episodes known to exist
Producer/director/host: Orson Welles MUSIC
Stars: Agnes Moorehead, Hans Conreid, John McIntire, Walter Tetley,
John Brown, the All Star Jazz Group (trumpet: Mutt Carey, trombone
Kid Ory, Clarinet: Jimmy Noone, piano
Scott, Bass: Ed Garland, drums
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
January 26, 1944 
Guest: Groucho Marx 
Ray Collins, Martha Stewart: "Besame Mucho", Orchestra: "I Know That You Know" 
30:00 

 
February 2, 1944 
Guest: Lionel Barrymore 
Robert Benchley 
29:40 

 
February 9, 1944 
Guest: Ann Sothern 
 
29:50 

 
February 16, 1944 
Guest: Robert Benchley 
Kay Thompson 
29:50 

 
February 23, 1944 
Guest: Hedda Hopper 
The King Cole Trio: "Hit That Jive Jack" 
29:30 

 
March 1, 1944 
Guest: Victor Moore 
The King Cole Trio: "Solid Potato Salid" 
29:30 

 
March 8, 1944 
Guest: Lucille Ball 
Ella Mae Morse: "Shoo Shoo Baby" Drama: Case Of The Blue Blood Stain 
29:30 

 
March 15, 1944 
Guest: Charles Laughton 
The All Star Jazz Group: "High Society" 
29:30 

 
March 22, 1944 
Guest: Betty Hutton 
Betty Hutton: "His Rocking Horse Ran Away" 
29:10 

 
10 
March 29, 1944 
Guest: Mary Boland 
The All Star Jazz Group: "Muskrat Ramble" 
29:10 

 
11 
April 5, 1944 
Guest: Dennis Day 
Dennis Day: "Beseme Mucho", The All Star Jazz Group: "That's A Plenty" 
29:00 

 
12 
April 12, 1944 
Guest: Monte Woolley 
Billy Gilbert The All Star Jazz Group: "Panama Rag" 
29:10 

 
13 
April 19, 1944 
Guest: George Jessel 
 
 

 
14 
April 26, 1944 
Guest: Carole Landis 
 
 

 
15 
May 3, 1944 
Guest: Lucille Ball 
Joan Ewards From: Terminal Island Navel Air Station 
29:50 

 
16 
May 10, 1944 
Guest: Jimmy Durante 
 
29:50 

 
17 
May 17, 1944 
Ann Sothern For President 
The All Star Jazz Group: 
29:30 

 
18 
May 24, 1944 
Guests: the Wilde Twins, Lois Collier 
The Wilde Twins, Lois Collier. From ATC, Fresno, California 
30:00 

 
19 
May 31, 1944 
Donovan's Brain Spoof 
Marjorie Reynolds, Charlie Cantor, Martha Tilton: "Take It Easy", The All Star Jazz Group: From ATC, Fresno California 
29:00 

 
20 
June 7, 1944 
Invasion Special 
"D-Day" drama Agnus Moorehead, Hans Conreid and the The Mercury Theatre Players 
29:30 

 
21 
June 14, 1944 
Tex-Arkana 
Barton Yarborough 
30:00 

 
22 
June 21, 1944 
From the Wrigley Building, Chicago Illinois 
Ethel Waters: "Stormy Weather", Martha O'Driscol 
30:00 

 
23 
June 28, 1944 
From Camp Hawn, Riverside California 
Lynn Bari, Martha Tilton: "A Good Man", The All Star Jazz Group: "New Orleans Funeral March" 
30:00 

 
24 
July 5, 1944 
From Wilimington California 
Keenan Wynn, Lana Turner, The All Star Jazz Group: 
30:00 

 
25 
July 12, 1944 
Guest: Susan Hayward 
Kay Thompson, Verna Felton, Lou Merrill, The All Star Jazz Group: "Royal Garden Blues" 
30:00 

 
26 
July 19, 1944 
Guest: Ruth Terry 
Ruth Terry: "Is You Is Or Is You Ain't", Miguelito Valdez: "Babalu", Lou Merrill, Hans Conreid 
30:00 

 
Your Radio Almanac
September 16, 1945 - November 25, 1945
3 episodes known to exist
ABC
Producer/director/host: Orson Welles
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
September 16, 1945 
 
 
30:00 

 
 
October 21, 1945 
 
 
30:00 

 
 
November 25, 1945 
 
 
30:00 

 
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