The Eddie Bracken Show

January 28, 1945 to March 23, 1947
44 episodes known to exist
The Eddie Bracken Show was a comedy radio show which ran from January 28, 1945 to March 23, 1947. It starred Eddie Bracken, Shirley Booth, William Demarest, Ann, Eddie Bracken, Ann Ruthford, Janet Waldo, and William Demarest.
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January 28, 1945 - May 27, 1945
The Eddie Bracken Show
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September 29, 1946 - March 23, 1947
The Eddie Bracken Show
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The Eddie Bracken Show
Also known as THE EDDIE BRACKEN SHOW
January 28, 1945 - May 27, 1945
18 episodes known to exist
Stars: Eddie Bracken, Shirley Booth, William Demarest, Ann
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
January 28, 1945 
Eddie Inherits a Baby 
AFRS 1 (Comedy Replacrment 33) 
30:00 

 
February 4, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
February 11, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
February 18, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
February 25, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
March 4, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
March 11, 1945 
Connie's Shorty Costume 
AFRS 7 
30:00 

 
March 18, 1945 
The Pretend Marriage & Baby Scales 
AFRS 8 (Jack Benny Replacement 116) 
30:00 

 
March 25, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
10 
April 1, 1945 
Switching Beauty Contestant Pictures 
AFRS 4 
29:50 

 
11 
April 8, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
12 
April 15, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
13 
April 22, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
14 
April 29, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
15 
May 6, 1945 
To Barrow a Pig 
AFRS 15 (Alan Young Replacement 75) 
30:00 

 
16 
May 13, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
17 
May 20, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
18 
May 27, 1945 
?? Title Unknown ?? 
 
30:00 

 
The Eddie Bracken Show
September 29, 1946 - March 23, 1947
26 episodes known to exist
Stars: Eddie Bracken, Ann Ruthford, Janet Waldo, William Demarest
Announcer: Jimmy Wallington
Narrator: Jim Bannon
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Air Date
Title
Comments
Length
Sources
September 29, 1946 
Predicting a Horse Race 
 
30:00 

 
October 6, 1946 
Eddie Carries Firewood On the Bus 
 
30:00 

 
October 13, 1946 
Marriage by Proxy 
 
30:00 

 
October 20, 1946 
Birthday Present For Mr. Monahan 
 
30:00 

 
October 27, 1946 
Eddie Meets Tea Time Amy 
 
30:00 

 
November 3, 1946 
Magician For the Bazaar 
 
30:00 

 
November 10, 1946 
Mistaken Engagement 
 
30:00 

 
November 17, 1946 
Home Building Scheme 
 
30:00 

 
November 24, 1946 
The Stolen Turkey 
Thanksgiving Program 
30:00 

 
10 
December 1, 1946 
Eddie's Dream 
Bob Hope 
30:00 

 
11 
December 8, 1946 
The Haunted House 
 
30:00 

 
12 
December 15, 1946 
Eddie Buys a Tuba 
Rehearsal from 12-10-46 
30:00 

 
13 
December 22, 1946 
Eddie's Christmas Tree 
Rehearsal from 12-17-46 Christmas Program 
28:28 

 
14 
December 29, 1946 
Eddie Starts a Newspaper 
Rehearsal from 12-24-46 
32:23 

 
15 
January 5, 1947 
Eddie Fights Slugger Grimes 
Bill Stern 
30:00 

 
16 
January 12, 1947 
Eddie Impersonates a Senator 
 
30:00 

 
17 
January 19, 1947 
Eddie Befriends a Hobo 
Rehearsal from 01-14-47 
31:47 

 
18 
January 26, 1947 
Mistaken Elopement 
Rehearsal from 01-26-47 
30:34 

 
19 
February 2, 1947 
Eddie's Inheritance 
 
30:00 

 
20 
February 9, 1947 
Eddie Joins the Police Force 
 
30:00 

 
21 
February 16, 1947 
Connie's Fur Coat 
Rehearsal from 02-11-47 
24:00 

 
22 
February 23, 1947 
Eddie Thinks He Has Six Months to Live 
 
30:00 

 
23 
March 2, 1947 
Eddie Causes Fires 
 
30:00 

 
24 
March 9, 1947 
Eddie Wrecks Mr. Monohan's Car 
Rehearsal from 03-04-47 
33:40 

 
25 
March 16, 1947 
Eddie Captures a Check Forger 
 
30:00 

 
26 
March 23, 1947 
Eddie Buys a Stolen Race Horse 
Final show of the series 
30:00 

 
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