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Monday, August 29, 2016

Command Performance 42-08-30 Bing Crosby, James Cagney, Larry Adler

M.C. Bing Crosby introduces Connie Boswell who sings "I can't give you anything but love." Comedian Bert Wheeler clashes with Bing's assistant M.C. Hank Ladd. Bing sings "My Darling Clementine." Bing and Jimmy Cagney perform corny vaudeville jokes, and sing "Down by the old mill stream."

Bing Crosby and Jimmy Cagney

Running time - 29:44 min

Charlie McCarthy Show 43-04-18 Ronald Colman

Charlie introduces Ronald Colman, who promotes the United States Crop Corp for the war effort. Charlie tells Bergen he's become a farmer, with the help of Mortimer. Mortimer tries to explain to Bergen what crops he wants to plant. Victor Moore and William Gaxton run a draft board. Ronald Colman tells Charlie the story of the film "Random Harvest", for 15 cents.

Running time - 21:51 min

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Our Miss Brooks 49-06-12 Madison's Miss Wishing Well Of 1949

An upcoming school dance is to be financed by students and faculty contributions placed into the wishing well. When Mr. Boynton drops his coin into the well, he's overheard wishing he had a lock of Miss Brooks hair, so as a surprise, others try to get it for him without her knowing.

Running time - 29:30 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 40-02-20 Fibber Has to Tell the Truth for an Hour

While Fibber is rehearsing a speech  he is going to give to a group of 4th graders about George Washington, Molly challenges his ability to tell the truth, and bets him a box of cigars against a new dress she wants, that he can't tell the truth for one full hour.

Running time - 30:10 min

Monday, August 15, 2016

Alan Young Show 46-11-15 Duffy's Tavern Caters French Dinner

While his girl Betty is away, Alan wants to impress her father by treating him to a catered dinner, so Alan meets with Archie the manager of Duffy's Tavern to make the arrangements.

Alan Young

Running time - 29:38 min

Duffy's Tavern 43-12-07 Bing Crosby May Buy a Half Interest in the Bar

Archie has a chance to persuade guest Bing Crosby to buy into the tavern, and has written a floor show for Bing to sweeten the deal.

Running time - 31:01 min

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The Great Gildersleeve 42-02-01 Leroy Runs Away

Leroy has left home and Gildy is desperate to find him. Learning where he was headed, Gildy and Marjorie drive out of town to track him down, but they run into car trouble.

Running time - 29:47 min

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Burns and Allen 48-11-11 Fifteenth Wedding Anniversary

George pretends not to get the hints from Gracie about their anniversary, all the while planning a surprise for her. George gets help from a woman to purchase lingerie for Gracie, but when Gracie hears of it, she thinks George is cheating on her.

Running time - 28:50 min

Sherlock Holmes 45-09-24 The Eyes of Mr Leyton

Holmes has been haunting opium dens in an effort to discover the intentions of a man he's seen pretending to smoke the drug, fearing the man might be planning murder.

Running time - 29:27 min

Fibber McGee And Molly 42-05-05 Sugar Substitute

With sugar being rationed, McGee begins experimenting on a substitute and tries it out on his friends.

Running time - 28:18 min

The Shadow 38-09-18 Professor X

A crook who bankrolled a scientist's experiments, murders him and steals his disintegration machine to use to eliminate his enemies. The crook traps Margo in the machine and demands the Shadow reveal himself or Margo dies.

Running time - 29:26 min

Charlie McCarthy Show 44-03-12 Charles Ruggles and Jane Powell

Charlie is worried the Bergen is losing his mind. Mortimer has a new watch. Jane Powell sings "Here it is Monday." Bergen wants to buy a car from Charlie Ruggles and they go for a test drive.

Running time - 25:32 min

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Jack Benny Program 40-06-02 Hillbilly Feud

The cast listens in while Dennis negotiates a new contract with Jack. Jack learns that Rochester has bought a race horse. The cast performs a hillbilly play written by Don entitled "The Code of the Hills," a parody of the Benny and Allen feud.

Running time - 30:00 min

Fred Allen Show 46-02-24 Hillbilly Drama

Fred goes to Allen's Alley to ask "Do you believe in hobbies and if you do, what is your hobby?" The DeMarco Sisters sing "You Won't Be Satisfied." Fred and Arthur Treacher perform a hillbilly play. The DeMarco Sisters sing a few of their songs requested by overseas troops. AFRS.

Running time - 29:30 min

Friday, August 5, 2016

Command Performance 43-02-13 Rita Hayworth, Burns and Allen, Betty Hutton

M.C. Rita Hayworth introduces Betty Hutton to sing "Murder, He Says." Ken Carpenter welcomes "Professor" Richard Haydn who runs a hotel. George tries to help Gracie balance her checkbook. Betty Hutton sings "Star Spangled Rhythm."

Running time - 29:37 min

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Abbott & Costello 46-04-25 The Sheriff of North Hollywood

Lou has become the new sheriff, but Bud doesn't think he knows the first thing about  being a sheriff and tries to tell Lou what it could be like. Mrs. Niles is having problems with cattle rustlers, so sheriff Costello and Abbott head out to her ranch and then get on the trail of the rustler Cactus Pete.

Running time - 24:45 min

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Phil Harris - Alice Faye Show 50-04-16 Phil is Cinderella

Mr. Scott, Phil's Rexall boss, is having a birthday party for his daughter and Phil promises to get a copy of Cinderella from Walt Disney for the party.

Running time - 31:01 min