Show Stoppers

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


43996. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #26. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Milton Berle". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Milton Berle looks through a scrapbook of his early years and does a funny impression of "today's" radio. Milton Berle, Jim Ameche (host). 14:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43995. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #25. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Rochester". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. How Eddie Anderson (as "Rochester") "stopped the show" and became a star. Buddy Bowser sings a duet with Rochester in one of the two songs sung by Rochester on this show. Buddy Bowser, Jim Ameche (host), Eddie Anderson. 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43994. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #24. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Xavier Cugat". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Xavier Cugat tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Xavier Cugat, Jim Ameche (host). 14:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43993. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #23. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Pat O'Brien". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Pat O'Brien tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Pat does scenes from "Knute Rockne" and "Front Page," but sounds so low-key, you'd think he was asleep! Pat O'Brien, Knox Manning (host). 14:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43991. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #21. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Guy Lombardo". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Guy Lombardo relates how he started his orchestra and "stopped the show" during a radio broadcast." Guy Lombardo, Jim Ameche (host). 14:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43992. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #22. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Ann Rutherford". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Ann Rutherford tells how she "stopped the show" and became a star. Ann Rutherford, Knox Manning (host). 14:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43990. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #20. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Constance Bennett". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Constance Bennett tells how she started as an actress and "stopped the show." Constance Bennett, Knox Manning (host). 14:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43989. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #19. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Kay Kyser". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Kay Kyser tells how he started in the band business and "stopped the show" with his idea for the "The Kollege Of Musical Knowledge." Kay Kyser, Knox Manning (host). 14:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43984. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #14. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Dick Powell". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Dick Powell sings and tells how he stopped the show (by stopping to sing!) and became a star. Dick Powell, Knox Manning (host). 14:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43983. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #13. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Celeste Holm". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Celeste Holm sings and tells how she "stopped the show" and became a star. Celeste Holm, Knox Manning (host). 14:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43981. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #11. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Billie Burke". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Billie Burke appears and tells how she "stopped the show" and became a star. Billie Burke, Knox Manning (host). 14:08. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43982. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #12. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Abbott and Costello". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Abbott and Costello tell how they met and do their "Mustard" routine. Bud Abbott, Lou Costello, Knox Manning (host). 14:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43979. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #9. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Ted Lewis". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Ted Lewis sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Ted Lewis, Jim Ameche (host). 14:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43980. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #10. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Victor Borge". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Victor Borge plays the piano and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Victor Borge, Jim Ameche (host). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43978. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #8. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Barry Wood". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Barry Wood sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Barry Wood, Jim Ameche (host). 14:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43976. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #6. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Joan Edwards". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Joan Edwards sings and tells how she "stopped the show" and became a star. Joan Edwards, Jim Ameche (host). 14:51. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43977. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #7. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Frank Parker". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Frank Parker sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Frank Parker, Jim Ameche (host). 14:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43975. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #5. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Carol Bruce". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Carol Bruce sings and tells how she "stopped the show" and became a star. Carol Bruce, Jim Ameche (host). 14:49. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43974. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #4. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Alfred Drake". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Alfred Drake sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Alfred Drake, Jim Ameche (host). 15:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43973. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #3. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Ethel Merman". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Ethel Merman sings and tells how she "stopped the show" and became famous. A good show! Ethel Merman, Jim Ameche (host). 14:46. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43972. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #2. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Morton Downey". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Morton Downey sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. Morton Downey, Jim Ameche (host). 14:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43971. Show Stoppers. 1946. Program #1. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Hildegarde". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. An excellent idea, a good series. Hildegarde tells the story about how she "stopped the show" and became famous. Hildegarde, Jim Ameche (host). 14:25. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43985. Show Stoppers. May 26, 1946. Program #15. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Rudy Vallee". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Rudy Vallee sings and tells how he "stopped the show" and became a star. The date above is written on the transcription label as the date aired on WSPB. Rudy Vallee, Knox Manning (host). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43986. Show Stoppers. June 2, 1946. Program #16. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Bonita Granville". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Bonita Granville sings and tells how she "stopped the show" for an audience of 10,000 G.I.'s, she also sings. The date above is written on the transcription label. Bonita Granville, Jim Ameche (host). 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43987. Show Stoppers. June 9, 1946. Program #17. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Boris Karloff". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Boris Karloff tells how he started in show business and "stopped the show" in "Arsenic and Old Lace." The air date above is written on the transcription label. Boris Karloff, Knox Manning (host). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

43988. Show Stoppers. June 16, 1946. Program #18. Textile Broadcasts Inc. syndication, Orthacoustic transcription. "Bonnie Baker". Sponsored by: Koret Of California. Bonnie Baker tells how she started singing and "stopped the show" with her famous version of "Oh, Johnny!" The air date is written on the transcription label and is from WSPB. Wee Bonnie Baker, Knox Manning (host). 14:28. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 26 programs.