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Author Grams, Martin.

Title Duffy's tavern : a history of Ed Gardner's radio program / Martin Grams, Jr.

Publication Info. Duncan, Ok. : BearManor Media, 2014


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    791.9 GRA    Available
Description xvii, 769 pages : Illustrations; 23 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- Earl Gardner's early radio career -- the CBS years (1941-1942) -- Schick and Sanka (1942-1943) -- Enter Bristol-Myers (1942-1943) -- Bristol-Myers (1943-1944) -- Duffy's Tavern and the homefront -- The Gardner Family photo album -- the Fifth season (1944-1945) -- Duffy's Tavern: the movie -- The business of Bristol Myers, the NBC years (1945-1946) -- the Vice-President of NBC vs. radio comedians (1947-1948) -- Duffy's Tavern: the stage play (1947-1948) -- The Dorothy Lamour disaster (1948-1949) -- the move to Puerto Rico (1949) -- Blatz Beer (1949-1950) -- the man with my face (1950) -- Operation tandem (1950-1951) -- the Final season (1951) -- Duffy's Tavern on television -- After Duffy's Tavern -- Appendix A: This is New York episode guide -- Appendix B: Rhyme inspired by the opening of a place of refinement -- Appendix C: Duffy's Tavern movie scenario / Mac Benoff -- Appendix D: Etiket for the elite / Ed Gardner -- Appendix E: Ed Gardner's radio appearances -- Appendix F: Assorted news briefs -- Appendix G: Highest rated NBC radio shows -- Appendix H: the Magic Key of RCA (July 24, 1939) -- Appendix I: the Magic Key of RCA (August 14, 1939) -- Appendix J: Listening in / Don Foster -- Appendix K: the typewriter in the back room at Duffy's Tavern -- Appendix L: Archive's now in Hollywood -- Selected bibliography -- Index -- About the author.
Subject Duffy's Tavern (Radio program)
Genre/Form Radio comedies.
Radio programs.
ISBN 9781593935573

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