The Resource Errand of mercy : Errand of mercy, Program no. 255 | Program no. 256, Service to veterans | Blood program, (sound recording ;)

Errand of mercy : Errand of mercy, Program no. 255 | Program no. 256, Service to veterans | Blood program, (sound recording ;)

Label
Errand of mercy : Errand of mercy, Program no. 255 | Program no. 256, Service to veterans | Blood program
Title
Errand of mercy
Title remainder
Errand of mercy
Title number
  • Program no. 255
  • Program no. 256
Title part
  • Service to veterans
  • Blood program
Title variation
  • Service to veterans
  • American Red Cross presents Errand of mercy
Contributor
Actor
Donor
Publisher
Speaker
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Program no. 255: A railroad retiree puts together an electric train for a boy injured in a railroad accident, and is recruited as a Red Cross volunteer for the veterans at the local hospital. Program no. 256: The paperboy leaves messages on everyone's newspaper in red crayon alerting them to a shortage of blood for the soldiers in Korea
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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Errand of mercy (Radio program)
Credits note
Written by Bob Miller; produced and directed by Louis Graf; sound effects by Lloyd Creekmore; engineered by Bill Amadon (Program no. 255) and Lloyd Jones (Program no. 256); original music composed by Irma Glenn
Date time place
Broadcast dates: Week of Aug. 23, 1953 (Program no. 255); Week of Aug. 30, 1953 (Program no. 256)
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
drama
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Program no. 255: Starring Will Wright; Supporting cast: Kate MacKenna, Barbara Luddy, and Joe Forte. Program no. 256: Starring Gerald Mohr; Supporting cast: Mary Lansing, Lurene Tuttle, Tyler McVey, Frank Nelson, and Sammy Ogg. Rod O'Connor, announcer
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  • 1891-1962
  • 1877-1957
  • 1908-1979
  • 1893-1967
  • 1914-1968
  • 1939-
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  • Wright, Will
  • MacKenna, Kate
  • Luddy, Barbara
  • Forte, Joe
  • Mohr, Gerald
  • Lansing, Mary
  • Tuttle, Lurene
  • McVey, Tyler
  • Nelson, Frank
  • Ogg, Sammy
  • O'Connor, Rod
  • Goldin, J. David
  • American Association of the Red Cross
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
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  • American Association of the Red Cross
  • Veterans
  • Volunteer workers in medical care
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Errand of mercy : Errand of mercy, Program no. 255 | Program no. 256, Service to veterans | Blood program, (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • American Red Cross: F-11423x (matrix); F-12646 (matrix)
  • Radio transcription of dramatic skits with music. Includes personal appeals for the American Red Cross
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Pressed transcription disc
  • Durations: 14:29; 13:55
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Program no. 255. End of the line -- Program no. 256. The red crayon messages
Control code
259988128
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
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Reference number on paper finding aid: 37,971; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 53562 (Program no. 255), 53563 (Program no. 256)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 37,971
  • 53562
  • 53563
  • F-11423x
  • F-12646
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)259988128
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Errand of mercy : Errand of mercy, Program no. 255 | Program no. 256, Service to veterans | Blood program, (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • American Red Cross: F-11423x (matrix); F-12646 (matrix)
  • Radio transcription of dramatic skits with music. Includes personal appeals for the American Red Cross
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Pressed transcription disc
  • Durations: 14:29; 13:55
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Program no. 255. End of the line -- Program no. 256. The red crayon messages
Control code
259988128
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 37,971; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 53562 (Program no. 255), 53563 (Program no. 256)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 37,971
  • 53562
  • 53563
  • F-11423x
  • F-12646
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)259988128
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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