Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel

September 12, 1942 to September 30, 1954
135 episodes known to exist
Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel was a radio show which ran from September 12, 1942 to September 30, 1954.
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Show
# Episodes (Known)
Network
1
September 30, 1954 - September 30, 1954
Bill Stern Sports News
1
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2
September 12, 1942 - November 1, 1943
Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel
4
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3
March 17, 1944 - June 29, 1951
Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel
130
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Bill Stern Sports News
September 30, 1954 - September 30, 1954
1 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
September 30, 1954 
World Series 
Tris Speaker and Frankie Frisch 
15:00 

 
Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel
September 12, 1942 - November 1, 1943
4 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
September 12, 1942 
Guest: Harry James 
 
15:00 

 
 
October 24, 1942 
Guest: John Weishel 
 
15:00 

 
 
April 17, 1943 
Guest: Madeline Carrol 
 
15:00 

 
 
November 1, 1943 
Guest: Lou Little 
 
15:00 

 
Bill Stern's Sports Newsreel
March 17, 1944 - June 29, 1951
130 episodes known to exist
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
 
n/a 
The Time Machine 
Author: H.G. Wells 
9:00 

 
228 
March 17, 1944 
Guest: Constance Bennett 
 
15:00 

 
252 
September 1, 1944 
Guest: Ellery Queen 
 
15:00 

 
255 
September 22, 1944 
Guest: Dunninger 
The Beginning of Baseball 
15:00 

 
279 
March 9, 1945 
Guest: Lawrence Tibbett 
 
15:00 

 
283 
April 6, 1945 
Guest: Lena Horne 
 
13:00 

 
285 
April 20, 1945 
Guest: Larry Mcphail 
 
15:00 

 
286 
April 27, 1945 
Guest: Henny Youngman 
 
12:50 

 
293 
June 15, 1945 
Guest: Kathleen Windsor 
 
15:00 

 
294 
June 22, 1945 
Guest: Allan Jones 
 
15:00 

 
296 
July 6, 1945 
H.V. Kaltenborne Subs 
 
15:00 

 
297 
July 13, 1945 
H.V. Kaltenborne Subs 
 
15:00 

 
299 
July 27, 1945 
Guest: Byron Nelson 
 
15:00 

 
300 
August 3, 1945 
Guest: Joan Edwards 
 
15:00 

 
302 
August 17, 1945 
Guest: Eddie Rickenbacks 
 
15:00 

 
304 
August 31, 1945 
Guest: Charlie Spivak 
 
15:00 

 
306 
September 14, 1945 
Guest: Brace Beemer 
 
15:00 

 
309 
October 5, 1945 
Guest: Pat O'brien 
 
15:00 

 
314 
November 9, 1945 
Guest: Tommy Dorsey 
 
15:00 

 
316 
November 23, 1945 
Guest: Frank Sinatra 
EULEGY TO Graham McName 
13:00 

 
318 
December 7, 1945 
Guest: Joe Louis 
 
15:00 

 
319 
December 14, 1945 
Guest: Elsa Maxwell 
 
15:00 

 
320 
December 21, 1945 
Guest: Ezra Stone 
 
15:00 

 
321 
December 28, 1945 
Guest: Jack Benny 
Jack Benny 
11:30 

 
322 
January 4, 1946 
Guest: Abbott and Costello 
 
15:00 

 
326 
February 1, 1946 
Guest: Kay Kyser 
 
15:00 

 
330 
March 1, 1946 
Guest: Linda Darnell 
 
15:00 

 
331 
March 8, 1946 
Guest: Jack Carson 
 
15:00 

 
333 
March 22, 1946 
Guest: Babe Ruth 
 
15:00 

 
334 
March 29, 1946 
Guest: Bonita Grandville 
 
15:00 

 
336 
April 12, 1946 
Guest: Xavier Cugat 
 
15:00 

 
340 
May 10, 1946 
Guest: Sammy Baugh 
 
15:00 

 
341 
May 17, 1946 
Guy Lombardo 
 
15:00 

 
342 
May 24, 1946 
Guest: Lucille Ball 
 
14:33 

 
344 
June 7, 1946 
Guest: Eddie "rochester" Anderson 
 
15:00 

 
345 
June 14, 1946 
Dave Elman 
 
15:00 

 
346 
June 21, 1946 
Guest: Robert Ripley 
 
15:00 

 
347 
June 28, 1946 
Guest: Orson Welles 
 
14:30 

 
352 
August 2, 1946 
Guest: Joan Edwards 
 
15:00 

 
353 
August 9, 1946 
Guest: Dinah Shore 
 
15:00 

 
354 
August 16, 1946 
Guest: Vivian Blaine 
 
15:00 

 
355 
August 23, 1946 
Guest: Cab Calloway 
 
15:00 

 
356 
August 30, 1946 
Guest: Mischa Auer 
 
15:00 

 
357 
September 6, 1946 
Guest: Sammy Kaye 
 
15:00 

 
358 
September 13, 1946 
Guest: Ann Rutherford 
 
15:00 

 
359 
September 20, 1946 
Guest: Drew Pearson 
 
15:00 

 
361 
October 4, 1946 
Guest: Connie Mack 
 
15:00 

 
362 
October 11, 1946 
Guest: Lizbeth Scott 
 
15:00 

 
363 
October 18, 1946 
Guest: Roddy Mcdowell 
 
15:00 

 
364 
October 25, 1946 
Guest: Gene Autry 
 
15:00 

 
365 
November 1, 1946 
Guest: Lou Little 
 
15:00 

 
368 
November 22, 1946 
Guest: Mickey Rooney 
 
15:00 

 
369 
November 29, 1946 
Guest: Elmer Layden 
 
15:00 

 
372 
December 20, 1946 
Guest: Jeff Cravat 
 
15:00 

 
373 
December 27, 1946 
Guest: Eddie Cantor 
 
15:00 

 
375 
January 17, 1947 
Guest: Morton Downey 
 
15:00 

 
376 
January 24, 1947 
Guest: Rudy Vallee 
 
15:00 

 
377 
January 31, 1947 
Guest: Bucky Harris 
 
15:00 

 
378 
February 7, 1947 
Guest: Spike Jones 
 
15:00 

 
379 
February 14, 1947 
Guest: Frankie Frisch 
 
15:00 

 
380 
February 21, 1947 
Guest: Woody Herman 
 
15:00 

 
381 
February 28, 1947 
Guest: Toots Shore 
 
15:00 

 
385 
April 11, 1947 
Guest: Dizzy Dean 
 
15:00 

 
391 
May 30, 1947 
Guest: Pauline Betz 
 
15:00 

 
396 
June 13, 1947 
Guest: Roy Rogers 
 
15:00 

 
397 
June 20, 1947 
Guest: Perry Como 
 
15:00 

 
399 
July 4, 1947 
Guest: George Jessel 
 
15:00 

 
400 
July 11, 1947 
Guest: Bob Feller 
 
15:00 

 
402 
July 25, 1947 
Guest: Eddie Cantor Subs 
 
15:00 

 
403 
August 1, 1947 
Guest: Frank Sinatra Subs 
 
15:00 

 
404 
August 8, 1947 
Guest: John Garfield Subs 
 
15:00 

 
414 
August 22, 1947 
Guest: Paul Whitman 
 
15:00 

 
417 
September 19, 1947 
Guest: Babe Dedrikson 
 
15:00 

 
418 
October 3, 1947 
Guest: Bucky Harris 
 
15:00 

 
419 
October 10, 1947 
Guest: Gene Autry 
 
15:00 

 
420 
October 17, 1947 
Guest: Hildegarde 
 
15:00 

 
424 
October 31, 1947 
Guest: Frank Leahy 
 
15:00 

 
426 
November 14, 1947 
Guest: Eddie Rickenbacker 
Eddie Rickenbacker, Mrs. Knute Rockne 
15:00 

 
431 
January 2, 1948 
Guest: Ronald Reagan 
Ronald Reagan 
13:50 

 
432 
January 9, 1948 
Guest: Eddie Cantor 
 
15:00 

 
442 
March 19, 1948 
William Powell Is Guest Host 
Bill is on Vacation 
15:00 

 
444 
April 2, 1948 
Guest: Jack Dempsey 
 
15:00 

 
446 
April 16, 1948 
Guest: Canada Lee 
Canada Lee Baseball Season Begins 
14:41 

 
447 
April 23, 1948 
Guest: Maxie Rosenblum 
 
15:00 

 
448 
April 30, 1948 
Guest: Tony Martin 
 
15:00 

 
449 
May 7, 1948 
Guest: Jane Froman 
 
15:00 

 
450 
May 14, 1948 
Guest: Fred Waring 
 
15:00 

 
451 
June 4, 1948 
Guest: Jim Thorpe 
 
15:00 

 
452 
June 18, 1948 
Guest: William Powell 
 
15:00 

 
456 
July 23, 1948 
Guest: Jimmy Stewart Subs 
James Stewart 
15:00 

 
461 
August 27, 1948 
Guest: Dick Powell 
 
15:00 

 
468 
October 15, 1948 
Guest: Rex Harrison 
 
15:00 

 
474 
November 26, 1948 
Guest: Frankie Carle 
 
15:00 

 
477 
December 17, 1948 
Guest: Marie Macdonald 
 
15:00 

 
479 
December 31, 1948 
1948 in Review - George Raft 
 
15:00 

 
482 
January 21, 1949 
Guest: Horace Heidt 
 
15:00 

 
483 
January 28, 1949 
Guest: Jerry Colonna 
 
15:00 

 
484 
February 4, 1949 
Guest: Hoagy Carmichael 
 
15:00 

 
490 
March 18, 1949 
Guest: Susan Hayward 
 
15:00 

 
493 
April 8, 1949 
Guest: Jesse Owens 
 
15:00 

 
499 
May 20, 1949 
Guest: Ida Lupino 
 
15:00 

 
501 
June 3, 1949 
Guest: Mrs. Lou Gerhig 
 
15:00 

 
503 
June 17, 1949 
Guest: Connie Mack 
 
15:00 

 
507 
July 15, 1949 
Guest: Frank Sinatra Subs 
 
15:00 

 
508 
July 22, 1949 
Pat O'brien Subs For Bill Stern 
Pat O'Brian substitutes for Bill Stern as Host. 
14:40 

 
509 
July 29, 1949 
Guest: Ronald Reagan Subs 
 
15:00 

 
512 
August 19, 1949 
Guest: Dizzy Dean 
 
15:00 

 
514 
September 2, 1949 
Guest: Herbert Hoover 
 
15:00 

 
518 
October 7, 1949 
Guest: Billie Burke 
 
15:00 

 
521 
October 28, 1949 
Guest: Red Grange 
 
15:00 

 
522 
November 4, 1949 
Guest: Peter Lawford 
 
15:00 

 
525 
November 25, 1949 
Guest: the Four Horsemen 
 
15:00 

 
526 
December 2, 1949 
Guest: Grantland Rice 
 
15:00 

 
529 
December 23, 1949 
Guest: Joe Lewis 
 
15:00 

 
532 
January 13, 1950 
Guest: Boris Karloff 
 
15:00 

 
533 
January 20, 1950 
Guest: Sammy Kaye 
 
15:00 

 
536 
February 10, 1950 
Guest: Bob Feller 
 
15:00 

 
537 
February 17, 1950 
Guest: Sonja Henie 
 
15:00 

 
540 
March 10, 1950 
Guest: Kirk Douglas 
 
15:00 

 
544 
April 7, 1950 
Guest: Jack Carson 
 
15:00 

 
549 
May 12, 1950 
Guest: Laraine Day 
Mother's Day Program 
15:00 

 
550 
May 19, 1950 
Guest: Ted Williams 
 
15:00 

 
551 
May 26, 1950 
Guest: Jackie Robinson 
 
15:00 

 
554 
June 16, 1950 
Guest: Shelly Winters 
 
15:00 

 
557 
July 7, 1950 
Guest: Franchot Tone Subs 
 
15:00 

 
558 
July 14, 1950 
Guest: Basil Rathbone Subs 
 
15:00 

 
560 
July 28, 1950 
Guest: Fredric March Subs 
 
15:00 

 
571 
October 13, 1950 
Guest: Ann Sheridan 
 
15:00 

 
572 
October 20, 1950 
12th Anniversary Show 
 
15:00 

 
606 
June 29, 1951 
Final Show 
 
15:00 

 
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