The Resource [It's a hit, 1945-06-16, part 2]

[It's a hit, 1945-06-16, part 2]

Label
[It's a hit, 1945-06-16, part 2]
Title
[It's a hit
Title number
1945-06-16, part 2]
Contributor
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
[Recording already in progress] Answer: Engineering. Mary Lee interview: Born and raised in Centralia, Illinois. Her first professional job was with The Ted Weems Orchestra. Gene Autry recognized her as a potential Hollywood star. Her first picture was South of the Border with Gene Autry. Her choice of leading man would be Henry Fonda. She promotes war bonds. She's currently performing at the Oriental Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Competing quiz teams: Home run correct answers are usually worth $4.00 but in a pinch hit, they are worth $10.00; $5.00 to the player and $5.00 to the team's kitty. Question one: What were the two generals that were given such great ovations in Los Angeles recently? Guess: Patton, Eisenhower. Correct: Patton, Doolittle. Question two: A former choir member rejoined her Independence, Missouri church choir last Sunday after an absence of several weeks. What is the name of this choir singer? No answer offered. Correct: Margaret Truman, the President's daughter. Question three: What was the name of the winning horse in the Kentucky Derby last Saturday? Guess: Sparkplug. Correct: Hoop Junior. Question four: What is the name of the horse that came in second in last Saturday's Kentucky Derby? Guess: Pot o' Luck. Hit! Question five: What was the name chosen for the comic strip son born to the wife of Skeezix Wallet. No answer offered. Correct: Chipper. Question six: By what other name is Lady Peel of England known? No answer offered. Correct: Beatrice Lillie. Question seven: What does GAR mean? Athletic Reserve? Correct: Grand Army of the Republic. Question eight: What is a pancake turner? Record turntable. Hit! Question nine: A gentleman by the name Steve Brody made himself famous by doing what? Correct: Jumping off the Brooklyn Bridge. Question ten: The Dionne quints celebrated their what birthday recently? Seventh. Correct: Eleventh. Question eleven: The infamous commentator, William Joyce, the humbug of Hamburg, who has been arrested by the British for treason, was known during the war by what nickname? Wrong guesses. Correct: Lord Haw Haw. Question twelve: Babe Ruth was the homerun champion of all time. Who was second to Babe Ruth in the number of home runs? Lou Gehrig? Correct: Jimmie Foxx of the Phillies. Question thirteen: Uvalde, Texas is the hometown of what former political figure who's been out of the limelight for the last several years? No answer offered. Correct: ex-vice-president John N. Garner. Question fourteen: What is today's date? June 16. Hit. Question fifteen: What ties up with roly? Roly poly? Hit. Game called on account of time
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Cataloging source
UMK
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It's a Hit (Radio program)
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Date of event
1945 June 16,
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
comedy
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Instantaneously recorded broadcast WRVA
PerformerNote
Jim Campbell, announcer ; Mary Lee, guest actress ; Herb Newcombe, quizmaster ; Francis Daguerre, Minnie James, Helen Louise Burleson, Girl Reserves of YWCA contestants Chicago ; Dick Durante, John Herbst, John Morris, High Y Club of YMCA, Chicago
Place of event
Chicago, Illinois
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1924-1996
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  • Cambell, Jim
  • Newcombe, Herb
  • Lee, Mary
  • Von Tilzer, Albert
  • Young Men's Christian Association (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Young Women's Christian Association of Chicago
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  • Ted Weems Orchestra
  • Autry, Gene
  • Fonda, Henry
  • Oriental Theatre (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Patton, George S.
  • Doolittle, James Harold
  • Truman, Margaret
  • Lillie, Beatrice
  • Grand Army of the Republic
  • Brodie, Steve
  • Joyce, William
  • Foxx, Jimmie
  • Garner, John Nance
  • Radio game shows
  • Current events
  • Race horses,
  • Race horses,
  • Phonograph turntables
  • Dionne quintuplets
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[It's a hit, 1945-06-16, part 2]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recording of a quiz show for youth. ABC network origin. Advertisements for war bonds
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection.
  • Instantaneous-cut glass lacquer disc recorded on only one side
  • Durations: 14:56
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
Take me out to the ball game / Albert VonTilzer
Control code
1151631964
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
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
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection. This disc is only recorded on one side.
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Reference number on paper finding aid: 00090MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
00090MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1151631964
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[It's a hit, 1945-06-16, part 2]
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recording of a quiz show for youth. ABC network origin. Advertisements for war bonds
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection.
  • Instantaneous-cut glass lacquer disc recorded on only one side
  • Durations: 14:56
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
Take me out to the ball game / Albert VonTilzer
Control code
1151631964
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
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
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection. This disc is only recorded on one side.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 00090MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
00090MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1151631964
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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