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Title Old-time radio. Comedy favorites [sound recording].

Publication Info. Schiller Park, Ill. : Radio Spirits, Inc., [1994]
℗1994
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 Nichols Adult Books on CD Nonfiction  791.44 OLD    AVAILABLE
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Description 4 sound discs (approximately 5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Smithsonian collection
Credits "Produced in association with Smithsonian Institution Press."
Note Program booklet (49 pages : ill. ; 12 x 14 cm.).
Summary Presents twelve radio episodes, digitally restored and remastered from recordings of comedy shows originally broadcast between 1942 and 1952, when radio was at its peak.
Contents Disc 1. The Jack Benny program ; The Burns & Allen show ; The Edgar Bergen & Charlie McCarthy show -- Disc 2. The Eddie Cantor Show ; Fibber McGee & Molly ; The life of Riley -- Disc 3. Duffy's tavern ; The great Gildersleeve ; Our Miss Brooks -- Disc 4. The Fred Allen show ; The Bickersons ; The Aldrich family.
Subject Radio programs -- Sound recordings.
Radio comedies -- Sound recordings.
Local Subject BOOKS ON COMPACT DISC.
Genre Audiobooks.
Added Author Benny, Jack, 1894-1974.
Burns, George, 1896-1996.
Allen, Gracie, 1902-1964.
Bergen, Edgar, 1903-1978.
Cantor, Eddie, 1892-1964.
Smithsonian Institution. Press.
Added Title Comedy favorites
ISBN 1570190151
Music No. SCFD 1 Radio Spirits, Inc.
SCFD 4 Radio Spirits, Inc.
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SRP 2012 X
August 17 2012
SRP 2012 REVIEW: At times, it had some funny dialogue and skits. However, somewhat disappointing. . I was expecting it to be constantly funny. I did not enjoy it because it did not meet my expectations.
SRP 2012 X
August 16 2012
SRP 2012 REVIEW: At times, it had some funny dialogue and skits. However, somewhat disappointing. . I was expecting it to be constantly funny. I did not enjoy it because it did not meet my expectations.
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