The Resource The great Gildersleeve : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)

The great Gildersleeve : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)

Label
The great Gildersleeve : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1
Title
The great Gildersleeve
Title remainder
12 half-hour original radio broadcasts
Title number
Vol. 1
Contributor
Voice actor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A hilarious collection of episodes from the beloved radio show The Great Gildersleeve Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve was a popular character, appearing each week on the Fibber McGee & Molly radio show. On August 31, 1941, Gildersleeve landed his own situation comedy show, The Great Gildersleeve, which was radio's first spin-off. Gildersleeve moved from the town of Wistful Vista to Summerfield, where he oversaw his late brother-in-law's estate and took on the rearing of his orphaned niece and nephew, Marjorie (originally played by Lurene Tuttle and followed by Louise Erickson and Mary Lee Robb) and Leroy Forester (Walter Tetley). The household also included a cook named Birdie. The Great Gildersleeve was the first show to be centered on a single parent balancing raising children, work, and a social life, accomplished with taste and genuine wit, often at the expense of Gildersleeve's slightly understated pomposity. Radio veteran Hal Peary originated the role of Gildersleeve but left the series at the height of its popularity in 1950, giving way to well-known character actor Willard Waterman. Waterman continued in the radio role until 1957 and also played Gildersleeve in a television version syndicated in 1955.Episodes include: "Leroy's Old Car," "Friendly to Bullard," "Meets Paula Winthrop," "Marjorie as Secretary," "Jolly Boys Speak Candidly," "Leroy Stays with Hooker," "Anniversary of First Date," "Babs Frustrates Romance," "Lost Boy on Halloween," "Couple Buying a Lot," "Oak Tree Problem," and "Inviting Guests for Thanksgiving."
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Great Gildersleeve (Radio program)
Dewey number
791.44/72
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
PerformerNote
Read by Various Readers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Waterman, Willard
  • hoopla digital
Series statement
Great Gildersleeve
Series volume
bk. 1
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  • Radio comedies
  • Radio programs
Target audience
adult
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not applicable
Label
The great Gildersleeve : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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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., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9781538594896
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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11053398
Publisher number
MWT11053398
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
Label
The great Gildersleeve : 12 half-hour original radio broadcasts, Vol. 1, (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., 54 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781538594896
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
11053398
Publisher number
MWT11053398
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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