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[Your Esso reporter : [Comedy program (excerpt) ; Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10] | 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)

Label
[Your Esso reporter : [Comedy program (excerpt) ; Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10] | 1942-05-10, excerpt]
Title
[Your Esso reporter
Title remainder
[Comedy program (excerpt) ; Texaco Star Theater
Title number
  • 1942-05-10]
  • 1942-05-10, excerpt]
Contributor
Actor
Donor
Host
Speaker
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Your Esso reporter: A reporter gives the latest headlines. Topics include fighting in the Pacific against the Japanese, RAF planes flying to Europe, Winston Churchill marks his second anniversary as prime minister, Roosevelt sent an envoy to France, and radio commentator Graham McNamee has died. Following the news, a performance of "The church in the wildwood." Comedy program: Mickey is fired from his job, replaced by a truck driver, and his boss reads him a generic form letter written for his reference
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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Texaco Star Theater (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded from broadcast May 10, 1942
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
Your Esso reporter: unidentified reporter. Comedy program: featuring Mickey Rooney, actor; various actors. Texaco Star Theater: Jimmy Wallington, announcer; Fred Allen, host; Marlene Dietrich, actress and vocalist; various performers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1894-1956
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  • Rooney, Mickey
  • Wallington, Jimmy
  • Allen, Fred
  • Dietrich, Marlene
  • Goldin, J. David
  • KDKA (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
  • WABC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Employees
  • Employment references
  • Popular music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Your Esso reporter : [Comedy program (excerpt) ; Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10] | 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a news program (Your Esso reporter) and comedy program (Comedy program and Texaco Star Theater). Your Esso reporter: KDKA station identification; sponsored by Esso. 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 and 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
Texaco Star Theater. Comedy skit: Fred Allen tries to get Marlene Dietrich to kiss him on the air -- Care for your car for your country (beginning)
Control code
671655333
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
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Reference number on paper finding aid: 40,020b; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 68961 (Your Esso reporter), 18039 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 40,020b
  • 68961
  • 18039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)671655333
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Your Esso reporter : [Comedy program (excerpt) ; Texaco Star Theater, 1942-05-10] | 1942-05-10, excerpt], (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a news program (Your Esso reporter) and comedy program (Comedy program and Texaco Star Theater). Your Esso reporter: KDKA station identification; sponsored by Esso. 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 and 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
Texaco Star Theater. Comedy skit: Fred Allen tries to get Marlene Dietrich to kiss him on the air -- Care for your car for your country (beginning)
Control code
671655333
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: 40,020b; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 68961 (Your Esso reporter), 18039 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 40,020b
  • 68961
  • 18039
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)671655333
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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