The Resource [The Fitch bandwagon : [Stop or go, 1945-02-25, part 2] | 1945-02-25, part 1]

[The Fitch bandwagon : [Stop or go, 1945-02-25, part 2] | 1945-02-25, part 1]

Label
[The Fitch bandwagon : [Stop or go, 1945-02-25, part 2] | 1945-02-25, part 1]
Title
[The Fitch bandwagon
Title remainder
[Stop or go
Title number
  • 1945-02-25, part 2]
  • 1945-02-25, part 1]
Contributor
Actor
Conductor
Host
Instrumentalist
Singer
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Fitch bandwagon. [Recording already in progress] A flirtatious woman is telling Dick Powell what a good detective he is. He asks her is she has seen his movie, Murder, My Sweet. Andy Devine and Dick Powell run a comedy routine with Dick as the straight man. War news: 1st Army is within 15 miles of Cologne, Germany. Multi-pronged offensive on the east side of the Rhine River have made a 4 mile gain. 9th Army is pushing forward on the Bulge's 25 miles front. 45 Nazi towns have been captured by the Allies in 3 days. Patton's 3rd Army is in the south and has also made gains within 6 miles of Bitberg. Live bombing of Berlin by the Allies. On the Eastern Front a new offensive has been opened by splitting Pomerania. America blasted the capital of Tokyo, [Japan], near the Emperor's palace grounds. Tokyo is on fire. The Marines have made progress in Iwo Jima. Navy Secretary Forestal reports that the Japanese are losing four casualties to our one. Manila is captured. American's have stepped up their efforts in Luzon. 1st Calvary Division captured San Isidro and Montalban. There are air attacks at San Juan Bay below Manila. In the north, other troops are making progress toward the Philippine capital through Baguio. Guy Lombardo's band has been voted America's most popular dance band by the editors for the 14th consecutive year. Dick Powell will travel to premier his new movie: Murder, My Sweet
  • Stop or go. Joe E. Brown begins with a comedic monologue. The first contestant, Miss Ruth Lee, from Texas, is asked to describe each of 6 famous people as either a "Rich man, poor man, beggar man or thief." Jeter Lester in Tobacco Road, poor man. Andrew Carnegie, rich man. Ronald Coleman in Kismet, beggar man. Jesse James, thief. Rudy Vallée in Palm Beach Story, rich man. Todd Jones in Grapes of Wrath, poor man. She wins. The second contestant, Private Robert Brown of the United States Army, Clinton, Maine, is asked the titles of six songs by Irving Berlin. Blue Skies (with help and hints). Alexander's Ragtime Band. No guess. It was Russian Lullaby. He loses. 3rd contestant: Mrs. Diana Howells from Columbus, Ohio. She's asked to guess stage characters by a description of the character's costume: Robin Hood. Hamlet (with husband's help). The Man Who Came to Dinner. Little Eva from Uncle Tom's Cabin. [Recording ends]
Related
Member of
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Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Fitch bandwagon (Radio program)
  • Stop or go show (Radio program)
Date of event
1945 February 25.
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • drama
  • comedy
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
Instantaneous recording
PerformerNote
  • Fitch bandwagon. Dick Powell, host ; Guy Lombardo, conductor ; The Royal Canadians ; Jean Thais, vocals ; Andy Devine, comedian ; Don Pardo, news correspondent
  • Stop or go. Joe E. Brown, Matty Malneck and His Orchestra
Place of event
Halloran General Hospital, Staten Island, New York City, United States of America
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1904-1963
  • 1902-1977
  • 1905-1977
  • 1892-1973
  • 1888-1989
  • 1885-1945
  • 1891-1964
  • 1841-1904
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Dick
  • Lombardo, Guy
  • Manchon-Thaïs, Jeanne
  • Devine, Andy
  • Pardo, Don
  • Brown, Joe E.
  • Malneck, Matty
  • Berlin, Irving
  • Kern, Jerome
  • Porter, Cole
  • Dvořák, Antonín
  • Royal Canadians (Musical group)
  • Matty Malneck orchestra
  • F.W. Fitch Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Patton, George S.
  • Popular music
  • Radio journalism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Bombing, Aerial
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The Fitch bandwagon : [Stop or go, 1945-02-25, part 2] | 1945-02-25, part 1]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recording of a radio variety shows with orchestral accompaniment sponsored by F.W. Fitch Company and a radio game show sponsored by Albolene Cleansing Cream, Bexel Vitamins, Calox Tooth Powder
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
  • Durations: 22:32; 21:40
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
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Fitch bandwagon. Always / Irving Berlin -- Medley. [unannounced song] ; Making believe / James V. Monaco ; Smoke gets in your eyes / Jerome Kern ; Ev'ry time we say goodbye / Cole Porter -- Humoresque / Antonin Dvořák -- Evelina / Harold Arlen -- Auld lang syne
Control code
1183708897
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
glass with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 00038MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
lacquer
Publisher number
00038MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1183708897
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The Fitch bandwagon : [Stop or go, 1945-02-25, part 2] | 1945-02-25, part 1]
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recording of a radio variety shows with orchestral accompaniment sponsored by F.W. Fitch Company and a radio game show sponsored by Albolene Cleansing Cream, Bexel Vitamins, Calox Tooth Powder
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
  • Durations: 22:32; 21:40
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
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Fitch bandwagon. Always / Irving Berlin -- Medley. [unannounced song] ; Making believe / James V. Monaco ; Smoke gets in your eyes / Jerome Kern ; Ev'ry time we say goodbye / Cole Porter -- Humoresque / Antonin Dvořák -- Evelina / Harold Arlen -- Auld lang syne
Control code
1183708897
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
glass with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 00038MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
lacquer
Publisher number
00038MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1183708897
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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