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The Tex and Jinx show

Title
The Tex and Jinx show, 1948-08-25 [sound recording].
Publication
1948.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 37734Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Additional Authors
  • Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979
  • Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960
  • Logan, Joshua
  • McCrary, John Reagan, 1910-2003.
  • Falkenburg, Jinx, 1919-2003.
  • Crowley, Ann.
  • Ching, William, 1913-1989.
  • Dickey, Annamary.
  • Martin, Mary, 1913-1990.
  • R&H Foundation dnr NN-RHA
Found In
Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings, 1942-1955.
Description
1 sound disc (30 min.) : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Summary
The story of Rodgers and Hammerstein is presented as a series of acts and scenes, with medleys of songs with Hammerstein lyrics and Rodgers' music. Various performers comment on and perform songs from the Rodgers and Hammerstein songbook, including Ray Heatherton performing "Where or when", Ann Crowley singing "If I love you", William Ching and Annamary Dickey singing "A fellow needs a girl", and "People will say we're in love". Josh Logan, director of various R&H shows tells the story of how South Pacific became a musical, and Mary Martin speaks about her role in South Pacific and singing Oscar Hammerstien lyrics. Both Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein are interviewed by Tex McCrary. Recording includes commercials for Bristol-Meyers products Ipana toothpaste and Vitalis hair creme, as well as Benex brushless shave.
Uniform Title
Tex and Jinx show (Radio program)
Alternative Title
  • Oscar Hammerstein on the Tex and Jinx show.
  • Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Nonfiction radio programs.
  • Variety shows (Radio programs)
  • Radio commercials.
Access (note)
  • Access to original items restricted.
Source (note)
  • R&H Foundation (William Hammerstein);
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings, 1942-1955.
Call Number
*LDC 37734
OCLC
794554762
Title
The Tex and Jinx show, 1948-08-25 [sound recording].
Imprint
1948.
Performer
Tex McCrary and Jinx Falkenberg (hosts) ; Dan Seymour (announcer).
Access
Access to original items restricted.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings, 1942-1955.
Source
Gift; R&H Foundation (William Hammerstein); 2003.
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Added Author
Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979, interviewee.
Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960, interviewee.
Logan, Joshua, interviewee.
McCrary, John Reagan, 1910-2003.
Falkenburg, Jinx, 1919-2003.
Crowley, Ann. Performer
Ching, William, 1913-1989. Performer
Dickey, Annamary. Performer
Martin, Mary, 1913-1990. Performer
Hammerstein, William. Donor NN-RHA
R&H Foundation Donor NN-RHA
Note
Title on original labels: Oscar Hammerstein on the Tex and Jinx show.
Added Title
Tex and Jinx show (Radio program)
Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings.
Found In:
Oscar Hammerstein collection of noncommercial sound recordings, 1942-1955.
Research Call Number
*LDC 37734
*LJ-12 5897
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