Untitled NBC Program

The following article appeared in the November 13, 1954, edition of Billboard magazine: No direct mention of either the Glenn Miller or the Bing Crosby shows has yet been found in radio listings. The only two-hour block of time on NBC on Sunday afternoon is for a show called Weekend. The following block listing for…

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Year of the Elephant

We just recently discovered this short story which appeared on the September 12, 1988, edition of Broadcasting magazine: Having never seen any other references to these public service announcements, we began to search. A second piece of information confirmed that the spots had, indeed, been recorded. This proof came from the Fall 2000 issue of…

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Cheyenne Autumn – Soundtrack CD

In 2016, the complete soundtrack for the 1964 film, Cheyenne Autumn, was issued in the U.S. (Intrada Special Collection Volume 362) as a 2-CD set. The music was composed and conducted by Alex North. The booklet accompanying the CD had one photo with Jimmy Stewart. All of the musicians appearing on the soundtrack were also…

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Edgar Bergen-Charlie McCarthy Show

Did Jimmy Stewart appear on the January 26, 1941, edition of the Edgar Bergen-Charlie McCarthy Show? Newspaper listings from that day would suggest not. Most, like the one shown below from the Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester, NY, list the guest as Robert Taylor. However, M-G-M contracts dated January 24, 1941, show that Stewart was scheduled…

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