1948 American Red Cross Fund Campaign

In support of their 1948 fund campaign, a 16-inch transcription disc (HD8-MM-4062) containing 12 spot announcements, including one by Jimmy Stewart, was issued to radio stations by the American Red Cross.


Also on the disc were Lauren Bacall, Edward G. Robinson, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Lamour, Amos ‘N’ Andy (Charles Correll and Freeman Gosden), Eddie Cantor, Herbert Marshall, Rod O’Connor, Howard Petrie, Art Linkletter and Bud Hiestand.

The spots could be played by stations anytime during the month of March, 1948.

Here is Stewart’s spot: