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The Resource Comedy favorites, (sound recording)

Comedy favorites, (sound recording)

Label
Comedy favorites
Title
Comedy favorites
Title variation
Old time radio
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents twelve radio episodes of comedy shows originally broadcast between 1942 and 1952, when radio was at its peak
Member of
Accompanying matter
other
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Jack Benny program (Radio program)
  • Burns and Allen show
  • Charlie McCarthy show (Radio program)
  • Eddie Cantor Show (Radio program)
  • Fibber McGee & Molly (Radio program)
  • Life of Riley (Radio program)
  • Duffy's Tavern (Radio program)
  • Great Gildersleeve (Radio program)
  • Our Miss Brooks (Radio program)
  • Fred Allen show (Radio program)
  • Bickersons (Radio program)
  • Aldrich family (Radio program)
Date time place
Programs originally broadcast between November 29, 1942 and December 14, 1952
Dewey number
791.44
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Intended audience
8-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
LC call number
PN1991.8.C65
LC item number
.O43 1994
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1974
  • 1904-1995
  • 1917-1988
  • 1896-1996
  • 1902-1964
  • 1899-1978
  • 1892-1964
  • 1905-1956
  • 1917-1994
  • 1896-1988
  • 1897-1961
  • 1906-1964
  • -1957
  • 1913-1994
  • 1901-1963
  • 1908-1985
  • 1908-1990
  • 1894-1956
  • 1903-1978
  • 1933-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benny, Jack
  • Livingstone, Mary
  • Harris, Phil
  • Day, Dennis
  • Wilson, Rochester
  • Wilson, Don
  • Burns, George
  • Allen, Gracie
  • Felton, Verna
  • Blanc, Mel
  • Boyer, Charles
  • Cantor, Eddie
  • Dorsey, Tommy
  • Shore, Dinah
  • Jordan, Jim
  • Jordan, Marian
  • Bendix, William
  • Brown, John
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Gardner, Ed
  • Peary, Harold
  • Arden, Eve
  • Allen, Fred
  • Bergen, Edgar
  • Hoffa, Portland
  • Ameche, Don
  • Langford, Frances
  • Ellis, Bobby
  • Grimes, Jackie
  • Radio Spirits, Inc
  • Smithsonian Institution
Series statement
Smithsonian collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radio comedies
  • Radio programs
  • Radio plays
Target audience
general
Label
Comedy favorites, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Produced in association with Smithsonian Institution Press."
  • "Digitally restored & remastered"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 program booklet (49 p. : ill. ; 12 x 14 cm).
Bar code
31223070198198
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (05-23-43)
  • (Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy and Charles Boyer)
  • disc 2.
  • Eddie Cantor show
  • (01-06-43)
  • (Eddie Cantor, Tommy Dorsey, Dinah Shore)
  • Fibber McGee & Molly
  • (04-06-43)
  • (Jim and Marian Jordan)
  • Life of Riley
  • disc 1.
  • (04-08-49)
  • (William Bendix with John Brown and Burt Lancaster) --
  • Jack Benny program
  • (02-14-58)
  • (Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Dennis Day, Rochester and Don Wilson)
  • Burns & Allen show
  • (01-02-47)
  • (George Burns and Gracie Allen with Verna Felton and Mel Blanc)
  • Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy show
  • (08-21-49)
  • (Eve Arden)
  • disc 4.
  • Fred Allen show
  • (10-28-45)
  • (Fred Allen, with Porland Hoffa and Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy)
  • Bickersons.
  • Pink slip
  • (12-13-47)
  • (Don Ameche and Frances Langford)
  • disc 3.
  • Aldrich family
  • (12-14-52)
  • (Bobby Ellis and Jackie Grimes)
  • Duffy's Tavern
  • (11-09-51)
  • (Ed Gardner)
  • Great Gildersleeve
  • (11-29-42)
  • (Harold Peary)
  • Our Miss Brooks
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 CDs (ca. 5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781570190155
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 748754140022
  • 9781570190155
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SCFD 1
  • SCFD 2
  • SCFD 3
  • SCFD 4
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Comedy favorites, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • "Produced in association with Smithsonian Institution Press."
  • "Digitally restored & remastered"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 program booklet (49 p. : ill. ; 12 x 14 cm).
Bar code
31223070198198
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (05-23-43)
  • (Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy and Charles Boyer)
  • disc 2.
  • Eddie Cantor show
  • (01-06-43)
  • (Eddie Cantor, Tommy Dorsey, Dinah Shore)
  • Fibber McGee & Molly
  • (04-06-43)
  • (Jim and Marian Jordan)
  • Life of Riley
  • disc 1.
  • (04-08-49)
  • (William Bendix with John Brown and Burt Lancaster) --
  • Jack Benny program
  • (02-14-58)
  • (Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Dennis Day, Rochester and Don Wilson)
  • Burns & Allen show
  • (01-02-47)
  • (George Burns and Gracie Allen with Verna Felton and Mel Blanc)
  • Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy show
  • (08-21-49)
  • (Eve Arden)
  • disc 4.
  • Fred Allen show
  • (10-28-45)
  • (Fred Allen, with Porland Hoffa and Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy)
  • Bickersons.
  • Pink slip
  • (12-13-47)
  • (Don Ameche and Frances Langford)
  • disc 3.
  • Aldrich family
  • (12-14-52)
  • (Bobby Ellis and Jackie Grimes)
  • Duffy's Tavern
  • (11-09-51)
  • (Ed Gardner)
  • Great Gildersleeve
  • (11-29-42)
  • (Harold Peary)
  • Our Miss Brooks
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
4 CDs (ca. 5 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781570190155
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
  • 748754140022
  • 9781570190155
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • SCFD 1
  • SCFD 2
  • SCFD 3
  • SCFD 4
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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