Star Spangled Radio Hour - 11.25.17

Saturday, November 25th

SSRH 390

November 25, 2017


Old Gold “Melody and Madness”

Tuesday, June 13,1939

5:00 - 5:30 pm

NBC Studios


(NBC-Blue) (KECA)

Robert Benchley, host

Knox Manning, announcer

Friday, November 3, 1939

11:30 pm – Midnight

Café Rouge

Hotel Pennsylvania

New York

(NBC-Red) (WEAF)

Bill Spargrove, announcer

Sunday, November 12, 1939

Midnight – 12:30 am

Café Rouge,

Hotel Pennsylvania

New York

(NBC-Blue) (WJZ)

Unidentified announcer

SSRH 390 Playlist

(13Jun39) Crazy Rhythm (opemning theme), Comedy Sketch, “Punch Lines”, Zigeuner, Old Gold Commercial, Comedy Sketch, “A Boat Trip”, Comes Love (Helen Forrest, vocal), Old Gold Commercial, When Winter Comes (Tony Pastor, vocal), Comedy Sketch “How to Go to the Barber Shop”, One Night Stand, Old Gold Commerical, Closing announcements and Zigeuner (reprise); (3Nov39) Nightmare (opening theme), I’m Yours, El Rancho Grande (Tony Pastor, vocal), What’s New (Helen Forrest, vocal), Man from Mars, Any Old Time (Helen Forrest, vocal), It Had To Be You, Melancholy Lullaby (Helen Forrest vocal), The Saint Louis Blues, Nightmare (closing theme); (12Nov39) Nightmare (opening theme), I’m Yours, Diga Diga Doo, Lilacs in the Rain (Helen Forrest, vocal), My Blue Heaven, Moonray (Helen Forrest, vocal), Everything’s Jumpin’, I Didn’t Know What Time It Was (Helen Forrest, vocal), El Rancho Grande (Tony Pastor, vocal), Nightmare (closing theme)