The Resource [Test cuts] : [Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)

[Test cuts] : [Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)

Label
[Test cuts] : [Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10, excerpt]
Title
[Test cuts]
Title remainder
[Texaco Star Theater
Title number
1942-05-10, excerpt]
Contributor
Actor
Donor
Host
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Frank Fay show (Radio program)
  • Texaco Star Theater (Radio program)
Date time place
Likely recorded from broadcast May 10, 1942 (Texaco Star Theater)
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
  • other
  • drama
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Test cuts: featuring Mickey Rooney (Band 1), actor; Tommy Tucker and his orchestra (Band 2); Frank Fay (Band 3), host; various performers. Texaco Star Theater: Fred Allen, host; Marlene Dietrich, actress; various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1897-1961
  • 1894-1956
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Tucker, Tommy
  • Fay, Frank
  • Allen, Fred
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Goldin, J. David
  • WCAE (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • WABC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Employees
  • Employment references
  • House painting
  • Radio acting
  • Popular music
  • Dance orchestra music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Test cuts] : [Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Recording of radio test cuts (Test cuts) and a musical-comedy variety show (Texaco Star Theater). Test cuts (Band 2): WCAE station identification. Texaco Star Theater: CBS network origination; sponsored by Texaco; WABC identification
  • Cataloged from audition and donor's inventory sheet
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut partially banded lacquer disc; inside start
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
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
  • Test cuts. Band 1. Mickey is replaced by a truck driver and his boss reads him a generic form letter written for his reference -- Band 2. Unidentified song (Tommy Tucker and his orchestra) ; News bulletin on apples -- Band 3. Commercial for Tums ; Frank Fay discusses his new "free" house painting job in the opening monologue of the Frank Fay show --
  • Texaco Star Theater: Fred Allen discusses a career in radio with Marlene Dietrich and Sam helps to illustrate how much easier on the body dramatic radio acting is than having to actually perform stunts in pictures
Control code
671656902
Dimensions
10 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
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 40,019b; reference number on Goldin's website: 18039 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 40,019b
  • 18039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)671656902
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Test cuts] : [Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Recording of radio test cuts (Test cuts) and a musical-comedy variety show (Texaco Star Theater). Test cuts (Band 2): WCAE station identification. Texaco Star Theater: CBS network origination; sponsored by Texaco; WABC identification
  • Cataloged from audition and donor's inventory sheet
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut partially banded lacquer disc; inside start
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
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
  • Test cuts. Band 1. Mickey is replaced by a truck driver and his boss reads him a generic form letter written for his reference -- Band 2. Unidentified song (Tommy Tucker and his orchestra) ; News bulletin on apples -- Band 3. Commercial for Tums ; Frank Fay discusses his new "free" house painting job in the opening monologue of the Frank Fay show --
  • Texaco Star Theater: Fred Allen discusses a career in radio with Marlene Dietrich and Sam helps to illustrate how much easier on the body dramatic radio acting is than having to actually perform stunts in pictures
Control code
671656902
Dimensions
10 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
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 40,019b; reference number on Goldin's website: 18039 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 40,019b
  • 18039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)671656902
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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