RADIO TO ADDRESS CHRISTMAS CARDS BY
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, December 11th, 1976
BOB HOPE SHOW (Christmas, 1953) from Long Beach Veterans’ Hospital with Bill Goodwin, Margaret Whiting, Frank Nelson, Sheldon Leonard, Jim Backus.
HALLMARK PLAYHOUSE (12-16-48) “The Desert Shall Rejoice” starring John Hodiak.
THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR (1940s) Addressing Christmas cards in August. Starring Peg Lynch and Alan Bunce. (12 min)
SHERLOCK HOLMES (12-21-47) “Adventure of the Christmas Bride” with John Stanley as Holmes, Alfred Turley as Watson.
LIFE OF RILEY (1940s) William Bendix is Riley, who is short of money to buy Christmas presents.
VIC AND SADE (1942) Sade and Rush addressing Christmas cards. (15 min)
CASEY, CRIME PHOTOGRAPHER (12-19-46) “Christmas Shopping” with Staats Cotsworth as Casey and John Gibson as Ethelbert.
Updated: 12/8/17 8:33 pm C.S.T.
Coming Next Week – “RADIO TO WRAP AND TRIM BY“ – 12/18/1976
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