Gerson, Betty Lou

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin.

These are all the programs in the radioGOLDINdex database which credit this artist. These listings are accurate as of April 23, 2016. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


49486. The Story Of Bess Johnson. December 8, 1941. Red net. Sponsored by: Super Suds, Halo shampoo. Red Net Pearl Harbor Coverage. Part 40. 10:00 to 10:15 A. M. Bess needs money, now more than ever! The program opening is upcut. Bess Johnson. 12:54. Audio condition: Fair. Incomplete.

69836. Lorenzo Jones. August 10, 1945. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Phillips' Milk Of Magnesia Skin Cream. 4:30 P.M. (E.W.T.). NBC "False V-J Day" coverage." Part 22. See cat. #53008 for sequencing. Lorenzo has been accused of robbery. The sheriff questions Belle while Lorenzo remains in jail. Belle is taken in for questioning (while the organist plays, "Say It Isn't So"). Bess Johnson replaces Lucille Wall as Belle. Karl Swenson, Bess Johnson, George Putnam (announcer), Frank Hummert (creator), Anne Hummert (creator). 14:54. Audio condition: Very good. Complete.

61452. Between The Bookends. September 20, 1945. ABC net. Sponsored by: Westinghouse. Ted Malone describes a book being written, consisting of letters written home by American servicemen during the war. Ted Malone, Ernest Chappell (announcer), Bess Johnson (commercial spokesman). 15 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

2284. True Confessions. August 2, 1946. Mutual net. Sustaining. The story of Rex Bailey, who fished in troubled waters once too often. Rex is a private eye who gets involved with Fern, who's beautiful but a murderess! Bob Novak (producer), Charlotte Manson, Ned Wever, Henry Sylvern (music), Paul Milton (writer), Bess Johnson (narrator). 29:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

47273. Quiet Please. November 14, 1948. ABC net, WJZ, New York aircheck. "The Evening and The Morning". Sustaining. A walk through a cemetery with a murderer. A well-done retelling of his reasons for killing people. Ernest Chappell uses the phrase, "the waste basket crap" during the program. Albert Buhrman (organist), Bess Johnson, Ernest Chappell ("the man who spoke to you"), Martin Lawrence, Wyllis Cooper (host, writer, director). 29:45. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82565. Lorenzo Jones. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Bayer Aspirin, Phillips' Milk Of Magnesia Face Creams. 4:30 P. M. Alice is really a thief; and she's robbed Mrs. Peabody. Lorenzo is being held for questioning in New York. The sheriff has told Belle not to leave the house, she's suspected of being an accomplice. Belle is being held for questioning (the organist plays, "Say It Isn't So")! The system cue has been deleted. Karl Swenson, Bess Johnson (as "Belle" in the absence of Lucille Wall), George Putnam (announcer). 15:08. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete as above.

Report contains 6 programs.