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Command performance

Title
Command performance [sound recording].
Author
United States. Armed Forces Radio Service.

Details

Additional Authors
Found In
c2bc Armed Forces Radio Service. Collection of broadcast recordings (CStRLIN)NYPW88A-25
Description
23 sound discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 16 in.
Uniform Title
  • Command performance, U.S.A. (Radio program)
  • Victory extra (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Christmas command performance 1944.
  • Command performance victory extra.
  • Dick Tracy.
  • Request performance.
  • Special Christmas command performance [1943]
Subjects
Note
  • Radio comedy routines, recorded for broadcast of radio program Command performance, U.S.A.
  • LIBRARY HAS: Nos. 17, 98, 104, 122, 123, 134, 135, 144, 145, 165, Christmas command performance 1944, Victory extra, Command performance: "Dick Tracy."
  • Continued by: Request performance.
Access (note)
  • "Dick Tracy" episode on acetate discs; access restricted; advance notification required.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Armed Forces Radio Service collection of broadcast recordings in: *L(Special) 88-31.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Author
United States. Armed Forces Radio Service.
Title
Command performance [sound recording].
Access
"Dick Tracy" episode on acetate discs; access restricted; advance notification required.
Summary
Radio program produced for transmission to U.S. troops fighting overseas in World War II. Featured all-star casts who donated their services as a contribution to the war effort. Each program boasts a different lineup.
Featured performers: Fred Allen, Lucille Ball, Lionel Barrymore, Jack Benny, Janet Blair, Connie Boswell, the Charioteers, Claudette Colbert, Ronald Colman, Jerry Colonna, John Conte, Bing Crosby, Xavier Cugat, Bette Davis, Marlene Dietrich, Jimmy Durante, Nelson Eddy, Jinx Falkenburg, W.C. Fields, Helen Forrest, Clark Gable, Ed Gardner, Judy Garland, Peggy Ann Garner, Benny Goodman, Cary Grant, Connie Haines, Pat Harrington Jr., Peter Lind Hayes, Portland Hoffa, Bob Hope, Lena Horne, Ruth Hussey, Jose Iturbi, Spike Jones, Danny Kaye, Kay Kyser, Dorothy Lamour, Frances Langford, Gypsy Rose Lee, Lotte Lehmann, Joe E. Lewis, Paul Lukas, Ida Lupino, Roddy McDowall, Herbert Marshall, Bill Mauldin, Martha Mears, Lauritz Melchior, Johnny Mercer, Burgess Meredith, Ethel Merman, George Montgomery, Robert Montgomery, Margaret O'Brien, William Powell, Edward G. Robinson, Rochester, Ginger Rogers, Shirley Ross, Dinah Shore, Ginny Simms, Frank Sinatra, Risë Stevens, Elizabeth Taylor, Spencer Tracy, Claire Trevor, Harry Von Zell, Orson Welles, Don Wilson, Loretta Young.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Armed Forces Radio Service collection of broadcast recordings in: *L(Special) 88-31.
Added Author
Allen, Fred, 1894-1956. Performer
Anderson, Eddie, 1905-1977. Performer
Ball, Lucille, 1911-1989. Performer
Barrymore, Lionel, 1878-1954. Performer
Benny, Jack, 1894-1974. Performer
Blair, Janet. Performer
Boswell, Connie, -1976. Performer
Colbert, Claudette. Performer
Colman, Ronald, 1891-1958. Performer
Colonna, Jerry, -1986. Performer
Conte, John. Performer
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977. Performer
Cugat, Xavier, 1900-1990. Performer
Davis, Bette, 1908-1989. Performer
Dietrich, Marlene. Performer
Durante, Jimmy, 1893-1980. Performer
Eddy, Nelson, 1901-1967. Performer
Falkenburg, Jinx, 1919- Performer
Fields, W. C. (William Claude), 1880-1946, performer.
Forrest, Helen. Performer
Gable, Clark, 1901-1960. Performer
Gardner, Ed, 1901-1963. Performer
Garland, Judy. Performer
Garner, Peggy Ann. Performer
Goodman, Benny, 1909-1986. Performer
Grant, Cary, 1904-1986. Performer
Haines, Connie, 1921-2008. Performer
Harrington, Pat, Jr., 1929- Performer
Hayes, Peter Lind, 1915-1998. Performer
Hoffa, Portland. Performer
Hope, Bob, 1903-2003. Performer
Horne, Lena. Performer
Hussey, Ruth, 1917- Performer
Iturbi, José, 1895-1980. Performer
Jones, Spike, 1911-1965. Performer
Kaye, Danny. Performer
Kyser, Kay. Performer
Lamour, Dorothy, 1914-1996. Performer
Langford, Frances. Performer
Lee, Gypsy Rose, 1914-1970. Performer
Lehmann, Lotte. Performer
Lewis, Joe E. Performer
Lukas, Paul, 1894-1971. Performer
Lupino, Ida, 1918-1995. Performer
McDowall, Roddy. Performer
Marshall, Herbert, 1890-1966. Performer
Mauldin, Bill, 1921- Performer
Mears, Martha. Performer
Melchior, Lauritz. Performer
Mercer, Johnny, 1909-1976. Performer
Meredith, Burgess, 1907-1997. Performer
Merman, Ethel. Performer
Montgomery, George, 1916-2000. Performer
Montgomery, Robert, 1904-1981, voice actor.
O'Brien, Margaret, 1937- Performer
Powell, William, 1892-1984. Performer
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973. Performer
Rogers, Ginger, 1911-1995. Performer
Ross, Shirley. Performer
Shore, Dinah, 1917-1994. Performer
Simms, Ginny. Performer
Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998. Performer
Stevens, Risë, 1913- Performer
Taylor, Elizabeth, 1932-2011. Performer
Tracy, Spencer, 1900-1967, voice actor.
Trevor, Claire, 1910-2000. Performer
Von Zell, Harry. Performer
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985. Performer
Wilson, Don. Performer
Young, Loretta, 1913-2000. Performer
Charioteers (Singing group)
Added Title
Command performance, U.S.A. (Radio program)
Victory extra (Radio program)
Christmas command performance 1944.
Command performance victory extra.
Dick Tracy.
Request performance.
Special Christmas command performance [1943]
Found In:
c2bc Armed Forces Radio Service. Collection of broadcast recordings (CStRLIN)NYPW88A-25
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