The Glowing Dial Broadcast Archives
March, 2017

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This Week's Glowing Dial Program Schedule:

The Glowing Dial
with Big John and Steve

March 12 thru April 1, 2017

Big John and Steve celebrate Big John's Birthday and April Fool's Day!

(l to r) Mary Livingstone, Jack Benny, Fred Allen, Portland Hoffa Jack Benny and Fred Allen J. Carrol Naish Alan Reed Fanny Brice as Baby Snooks
(l to r) Mary Livingstone, Jack Benny, Fred Allen, Portland Hoffa Jack Benny and Fred Allen J. Carrol Naish Alan Reed Fanny Brice as Baby Snooks

The Jack Benny Program - "from the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel - Fight Of The Century" 
originally aired on Sunday, March 7, 1937 on NBC 
Starring: Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Kenny Baker, Abe Lyman, Stuart Canin. 
Don Wilson announcing. 
Sponsor: Jell-O

The Jack Benny Program - "from the Grand Ballroom of the Hotel Pierre - Battle Of The Century -- Or Fizzle" 
originally aired on Sunday, March 14, 1937 on NBC 
Starring: Jack Benny, Mary Livingstone, Phil Harris, Kenny Baker, Fred Allen. 
Don Wilson announcing. 
Sponsor: Jell-O

Life With Luigi - "April Fool's Joke" 
originally aired on Tuesday, March 27, 1951 on CBS 
Starring: J. Carrol Naish, Alan Reed, Jody Gilbert, Mary Shipp, Hans Conreid, Joe Forte, Ken Peters. 
Bob Stevenson announcing. 
Sponsor: Wrigley's Spearmint Gum

The Baby Snooks Show - "Report Card Blues" 
originally aired on Tuesday, May 1, 1951 on NBC 
Starring: Fanny Brice, Hanley Stafford, Arlene Harris, Frank Nelson, Elvia Allman, Ken Christy, Vivi Janiss. 
Don Wilson announcing. 
Sponsor: Tums

running time: 2 hours, 59 minutes, 26 seconds

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Audio restoration on some shows in this episode was done by Jerry Haendiges.


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