Radio in That Wonderful Year 1946


(2 hours on 2 Compact Discs)

RADIO IN 1946 FITCH BANDWAGON starring PHIL HARRIS and ALICE FAYE (12-6-46) Phil and Alice are invited to a society party and musicale but Phil's not thrilled about it. Elliott Lewis as Frankie Remley. BOSTON BLACKIE (9-10-46) "The Backstage Murder" starring Richard Kollmar as Blackie, with Jan Miner as Mary and Maurice Tarplin as Inspector Faraday. While rehearsing for a role in a local production of "The Mikado," Blackie discovers a dead body. FRED ALLEN SHOW (5-26-46) Guest Jack Benny joins Fred for the last show of the 1945-46 season. Fred strolls down Allen's Alley. Later, Benny sneaks into a 60-cent studio tour and becomes a contestant on Fred's new give-away program, "King for a Day." Cast includes Kenny Delmar, Alan Reed, Minerva Pious, Parker Fennelly. NEW ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES (5-13-46) "Case of the Uneasy Chair" starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce as Holmes and Watson. A woman wants Holmes to prove that a man, accused of murdering her father, did not commit the crime.