Same Time, Same Station Broadcast Archives
December, 2018

Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 12-2-18
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This week, we salute Christmas, week 1.
Our only offering this week is a 2-hour Christmas salute.

Thank you to David Goldin for the description.
Wrigley Christmas Party.
December 25, 1948.
CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast.

A variety show, hosted by Gene Autry. Gracie Allen tries to convince Gene to retire so George can take his place. Hedda Hopper reads the famous reply to Virginia's question, "Is there a Santa Claus?" George and Gracie do a western routine. Lionel Barrymore does a twenty three minute version of "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens. Raymond Burr and Hans Conried can be heard in the story. AFRS program name: "A Christmas Festival." Bing Crosby, Bob Sweeney, Charles Dickens (author), Dan Dailey, Dorothy Shay, Frank Nelson, Gene Autry, George Burns, Gracie Allen, Hal March, Hans Conried, Hedda Hopper, Jacques Norton (French-Canadian singer), Lionel Barrymore, Lisa Roy (French-Canadian singer), Pat Buttram, Raymond Burr, Eddie Anderson, The Andrews Sisters, The Robert Mitchell Boys Choir, Walter Gross (piano).

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Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 12-9-18
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This week, we salute Christmas, week 2.

We look at programming heard on 12/20/1942.

FITCH BANDWAGON
12/20/1942 Tobby Reid, Chico Marx and Mel Torme. AFRS.
This may be Mel’s first national radio appearance.

THE TEXACO STAR THEATRE
12/20/1942 Fred Allen with guest Rise Stevens.

THE GRAPENUT FLAKES PROGRAM
starring Jack Benny” 12/20/1942.

THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE
12/20/1942 ep061 Christmas Program.

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Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 12-16-18
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This week, we salute Christmas, week 3.

We look at programming heard in December 1944.

FIBBER MCGEE AND MOLLY
12/19/1944 Episode 0419 Early Christmas Presents.

THE KRAFT MUSIC HALL
12/21/1944 Christmas Show. Starring Bing Crosby.

THE LIFE OF RILEY
12/17/1944 Ep049 Christmas Present.

THIS IS MY BEST
12/19/1944 (15) The Plot To Overthrow Christmas. Stars Orson Welles.

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Philco RadioClick to hear the Program of 12-23-18
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This week, we salute Christmas, week 4.

We look at programming heard on December 19 1948. The show is done remotely from the North Pole via Santelite.

THE JACK BENNY SHOW
12/19/1948 Jack goes Christmas shopping to buy Don Wilson a wallet.

THE PHIL HARRIS-ALICE FAYE SHOW
12/19/1948 ep12 Jack Benny-Santa Claus.

THE EDGAR BERGEN SHOW WITH CHARLIE MCCARTHY
12/19/1948 Christmas Show with Mario Lanza.

FAMILY HOUR OF STARS
12/19/1948 (12) Lullaby of Christmas. Gregory Peck.

THE BICKERSONS
12/24/1947 Christmas Eve. Excerpt

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