The Resource The Amos 'n' Andy show, Vol. 3, Hollywood 360, (electronic resource)

The Amos 'n' Andy show, Vol. 3, Hollywood 360, (electronic resource)

Label
The Amos 'n' Andy show, Vol. 3
Title
The Amos 'n' Andy show
Title number
Vol. 3
Statement of responsibility
Hollywood 360
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Here are twelve more episodes of the antics of Amos, Andy, and the Kingfish, along with guest stars, including Jack Benny, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson, and 'Wizard of Oz' Frank Morgan. Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll made their radio debut on January 12, 1926, as the comedic blackface characters Sam 'n' Henry. On March 19, 1928, they introduced Amos 'n' Andy, which went on to become one of the most popular and longest-running programs in radio history. During the height of its popularity, almost the entire country tuned in to their adventures. The characters were members of the Mystic Knights of the Sea Lodge, of which George Stevens was 'the Kingfish.' Amos and Andy ran the Fresh-Air Taxi Company, with the more stable, married Amos doing most of the work while Andy chased girls. In 1943, after 4,091 quarter-hour episodes, it switched to a half-hour weekly comedy. Many of the half-hour programs were written by Joe Connelly and Bob Mosher, later the writing team for Leave It to Beaver and The Munsters. Amos 'n' Andy became a nightly disc-jockey program from 1954 to 1960. It later was the basis for a comic strip, a television show, and a film. Included here are the following half-hour episodes: 'Nieces' (11/04/1933); 'Employment Agency' with guests Jack Benny and Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson; 'DeWitt (11/17/1944); 'Cleaning Fluid' with guests Hugh Herbert and Adolphe Menjou (11/14/1944); 'Fountain Pen' (12/01/1944); 'Brazilian Brass' with guest Frank Morgan (12/08/1944); 'Andy Fakes Suicide' (12/15/1944); 'Christmas Show' (12/22/1944); 'New Year's Show' (01/29/1944); 'Victor Moore Show' with guest Victor Moore (01/05/1945); 'George Washington Desk' (01/12/1945); 'Adoption Show' (01/19/1945)
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Amos 'n' Andy (Radio program).
Dewey number
791.44/72
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Narrated by a full cast
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gosden, Freeman
  • Correll, Charles
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Classic Radio Collection
Series volume
bk. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radio comedies
  • Radio programs
  • Performing arts
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Amos 'n' Andy show, Vol. 3, Hollywood 360, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 27 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781982432560
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11714326
Publisher number
MWT11714326
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Amos 'n' Andy show, Vol. 3, Hollywood 360, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 27 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781982432560
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
11714326
Publisher number
MWT11714326
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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