The Glowing Dial Broadcast Archives
December, 2016

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This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

The Glowing Dial
with Big John and Steve

December 18, 2016 thru January 7, 2017

Big John and Steve celebrate Christmas and New Year's!

Marian and Jim Jordan Harlow Wilcox Harold Peary Nigel Bruce and Basil Rathbone Harry Bartell
Marian and Jim Jordan Harlow Wilcox Harold Peary Nigel Bruce and Basil Rathbone Harry Bartell

Fibber McGee and Molly - "Best Christmas Decorations" 
originally aired Tuesday, December 20, 1949 on NBC 
Starring: Jim and Marian Jordan, Gale Gordon, Isabel Randolph. 
Harlow Wilcox announcing. 
Sponsor: Johnson's Wax

The Great Gildersleeve - "Gildy's Christmas Woes" 
originally aired Sunday, December 20, 1942 on NBC 
Starring: Harold Peary, Lurene Tuttle, Walter Tetley, Lillian Randolph, Verna Felton, 
Shirley Mitchell, Arthur Q. Bryan, Earle Ross, Richard LeGrand. 
Ken Carpenter announcing. 
Sponsor: Kraft Foods

The New Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes - "The Night Before Christmas" 
originally aired Monday, December 24, 1945 on MUTUAL 
Starring: Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Mary Gordon, Frederic Worlock, Herb Vigran, 
Raymond Lawrence, Tommy Bernard, Janine Roose, Alice Modry. 
Harry Bartell announcing. 
Sponsor: Petri Wine

The Great Gildersleeve - "Three New Year's Eve Parties" 
originally aired Wednesday, December 31, 1947 on NBC 
Starring: Harold Peary, Pauline Drake, Richard LeGrand, Arthur Q. Bryan, 
Ken Christy, Earle Ross, Lillian Randolph, Louise Erickson. 
John Wald announcing. 
Sponsor: Kraft Foods

running time: 2 hours, 47minutes, 11 seconds

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