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#5941: MR. BROADWAY
1957-05-11, WNBC, 78 min.
Garry Moore, Mickey Rooney, James Dunn, Roberta Sherwood, Eddie Foy Jr., Dick Button, June Havoc, Arney Freeman, Patricia Mariano, Bobby Mariano, Henry Lascoe, Gloria DeHaven, Robert Ellenstein

Mickey Rooney stars in this musical biography of George M. Cohan. This lost musical was directed by Sidney Lumet.
#46: THIS IS YOUR LIFE
1960-10-30, WNBC, 19 min.
Jack Paar, Cliff Arquette, Ralph Edwards

Ralph Edwards reviews the life of beloved Cliff Arquette, who is surprised on the Jack Paar Tonight Show.
#64: THIS IS YOUR LIFE
1961-01-22, WNBC, 19 min.
Robert Horton, Ralph Edwards

Robert Horton is surprised by Ralph Edwards.
#108: THIS IS YOUR LIFE
1961-07-30, WNBC, 25 min.
Robert Stack, Ralph Edwards

Ralph Edwards surprises Robert Stack.
#123: THIS IS YOUR LIFE
1961-08-27, WNBC, 26 min.
Debbie Reynolds, Ralph Edwards, Alan Hale Jr., Hugh O'Brian

Ralph Edwards surprises guest Debbie Reynolds.
#5312: LET FREEDOM RING
1961-12-31, WCBS, 52 min.
Richard Boone, Dan O'Herlihy, Howard Keel, Laraine Day

Tape recorded in Salt Lake City. A reaffirmation of our faith in the U.S. and its future through music and spoken words of great figures of American past.
#182: BIOGRAPHY: MAHATMA GANDHI
1962-03-00, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Mahatma Gandhi

Mike Wallace narrates the life and times of Mahatma Gandhi.
#177: BIOGRAPHY: BABE RUTH
1962-03-16, WNBC, 26 min.
Babe Ruth, Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace narrates the story of Babe Ruth... his life and times.
#191: BIOGRAPHY: AMELIA EARHART
1962-04-13, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Amelia Earhart

Mike Wallace narrates the biography of Amelia Earhart.
#208: BIOGRAPHY: THEODORE ROOSEVELT
1962-06-11, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Theodore Roosevelt

Mike Wallace narrates the biography of Theodore Roosevelt.
#286: PERSPECTIVE: I REMEMBER JOLSON
1962-10-16, WOR, 50 min.
Jack Benny, Joe Franklin, Rudy Vallee, Arthur Klein, Al Jolson, Davy Lee, Irving Caesar, George E. Price, Beverly Roberts, Carol Bruce, Dave Dryer

The Jazz Singer's story is told by the people who knew him. Host is Joe Franklin with guests Arthur Klein who discovered Al Jolson in 1909, Davy Lee, Irving Caesar, George E. Price, Beverly Roberts, Carol Bruce, Dave Dryer and Rudy Vallee. The original 1950 recording of the eulogy spoken by Jack Benny, at the time of Jolson's death, is replayed.
#305: ART OF FILM: CHAPLIN FESTIVAL, THE
1962-11-06, WNDT, 42 min.
Gloria Swanson, Hollis Alpert, Archer Winston, Paul Killiam, Eddie Sutherland, Charlie Chaplin

A tribute to the loveable tramp of silent films, Charlie Chaplin. On hand to discuss his art are actress Gloria Swanson, film critics Hollis Alpert and Archer Winston, and Edward Sutherland, an early collaborator of Chaplin's. Paul Killiam is host.
#321: BIOGRAPHY: KNUTE ROCKNE
1962-11-19, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Knute Rockne

Mike Wallace narrates the biography of Knute Rockne.
#371: WORLD OF BENNY GOODMAN, THE
1963-01-24, WNBC, 52 min.
Alexander Scourby, Benny Goodman

The life of the "King of Swing," Benny Goodman, is reviewed. Alexander Scourby narrates.
#381: BIOGRAPHY
1963-02-04, WNBC, 27 min.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, Mike Wallace

Dwight D. Eisenhower is the profiled subject. Narrated by Mike Wallace.
#386: BIOGRAPHY
1963-02-11, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Thomas Alva Edison

Thomas Alva Edison is the profiled subject. Narrated by Mike Wallace.
#387: EISENHOWER ON LINCOLN
1963-02-11, WNBC, 25 min.
Dwight D. Eisenhower, Robert Russell Bennett, Abraham Lincoln, Bruce Catton

Former President Dwight D. Eisenhower converses with Civil War scholar, Pulitzer Prize historian Bruce Catton on the Lincoln Civil War years. Music by Robert Russell Bennett.
#401: WORLD OF MAURICE CHEVALIER
1963-02-22, WNBC, 52 min.
Alexander Scourby, Maurice Chevalier

Maurice Chevalier is visited at his home in a Paris suburb; he celebrates his 74th Birthday. His life and times are recounted through film clips of his early years. There is music and plenty of anecdotes. Alexander Scourby narrates.
#426: BIOGRAPHY
1963-03-18, WNBC, 25 min.
Mike Wallace, John Barrymore

Mike Wallace narrates the career and colorful life of John Barrymore.
#432: MARILYN MONROE
1963-03-24, WNBC, 26 min.
Marilyn Monroe, Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace narrates this special biography on the late Marilyn Monroe.
#434: BIOGRAPHY
1963-03-25, WNBC, 25 min.
Mike Wallace, Helen Keller

Mike Wallace narrates the career of Helen Keller.
#927: WORLD OF: DARRYL F. ZANUCK, THE
1963-04-02, WNBC, 53 min.
Alexander Scourby, Darryl F. Zanuck

Alexander Scourby narrates this profile on Hollywood Producer Darryl F. Zanuck, who in 1929 was put in charge of production at Warner Brothers-First National and helped the studios during the transition to sound. In 1933, he formed a new company, 20th Century Pictures, which merged and became 20th Century Fox in 1934. It became a major production center for some of the greatest stars and pictures Hollywood has ever known.
#441: BIOGRAPHY
1963-04-08, WNBC, 47 min.
Mike Wallace, Winston Churchill

Two Parts. Mike Wallace narrates the life and career of Sir Winston Churchill.
#454: BIOGRAPHY
1963-04-22, WNBC, 26 min.
Mike Wallace, Grace Kelly

Mike Wallace narrates the life and times of Grace Kelly.
#478: PERSPECTIVE ON GREATNESS: THAT EVER LIVIN' BABE
1963-06-11, WOR, 44 min.
Babe Ruth, Pat O'Brien

Pat O'Brien hosts this special on Babe Ruth's public and private life.
#477: LEGEND OF RUDOLPH VALENTINO, THE
1963-06-11, WPIX, 44 min.
Frank Gallop, Rudolph Valentino

Frank Gallop narrates this special on Rudolph Valentino; his life, his loves and his greatest motion picture achievements.
#485: IN THIS CORNER: JOE LOUIS
1963-07-21, WNEW, 105 min.
Rocky Marciano, Joe Louis, James Braddock, Allyn Edwards, Billy Conn, Tony Galento, Jersey Joe Walcott, Mannie Seamon, Eulalia Louis, Rose Louis, Nat Fleischer

Joe Louis and Allyn Edwards narrate this special, profiling the "Brown Bomber's" life and times. There are interviews with Billy Conn, James Braddock, Tony Galento, Jersey Joe Walcott, Rocky Marciano, trainer Mannie Seamon, boxing expert Nat Fleischer, Joe's sister Eulalia Louis and his third wife, Rose Louis.
#488: BIOGRAPHY
1963-08-05, WNBC, 24 min.
Mike Wallace, George Bernard Shaw

Mike Wallace narrates the life of George Bernard Shaw.
#495: TELL US MORE
1963-09-11, WNBC, 20 min.
Frank Sinatra, Marlon Brando, Conrad Nagel, Pete Martin

The careers of Marlon Brando and Frank Sinatra are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Peter Martin. An afternoon series broadcast live every week.
#498: TELL US MORE
1963-09-12, WNBC, 20 min.
Conrad Nagel, Shirley Temple, Freddie Bartholomew, Ben Miktum, Jerome Perlis

The careers of Shirley Temple and Freddie Bartholomew are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Ben Miktum and Jerome Perlis.
#499: TELL US MORE
1963-09-13, WNBC, 19 min.
Conrad Nagel, Ava Gardner, Anita Ekberg, Richard Willis, Betty Furness

The careers of Ava Gardner and Anita Ekberg are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Betty Furness and Richard Willis.
#500: TELL US MORE
1963-09-16, WNBC, 19 min.
Hy Gardner, Mickey Rooney, Judy Garland, Conrad Nagel, Queen Elizabeth

The careers of Mickey Rooney and Judy Garland are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Hy Gardner. There is a 25 second News Bulletin indicating that Queen Elizabeth is expecting another child.
#501: TELL US MORE
1963-09-17, WNBC, 20 min.
Conrad Nagel, Errol Flynn, Tyrone Power, Radie Harris

The careers of Errol Flynn and Tyrone Power are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Radie Harris and Conrad Nagel.
#502: TELL US MORE
1963-09-18, WNBC, 23 min.
Conrad Nagel, Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Sidney Fields

The careers of Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Sidney Fields and Conrad Nagel.
#507: TELL US MORE
1963-09-23, WNBC, 21 min.
Clark Gable, Hollis Alpert, Conrad Nagel, Cary Grant, Helen Lauranceson

The careers of Clark Gable and Cary Grant are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Helen Lauranceson and Hollis Alpert.
#508: TELL US MORE
1963-09-24, WNBC, 20 min.
Hollis Alpert, Conrad Nagel, Betty Grable, Lana Turner

The careers of Betty Grable and Lana Turner are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Hollis Alpert.
#509: TELL US MORE
1963-09-26, WNBC, 7 min.
George Raft, Conrad Nagel, Dorothy Serra

The career of George Raft is profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Dorothy Serra.
#510: TELL US MORE
1963-09-27, WNBC, 19 min.
Rita Hayworth, Hollis Alpert, Conrad Nagel, Heddy Lamarr, Pete Martin

The careers of Rita Hayworth and Heddy Lamarr are profiled by host Conrad Nagel,with additional anecdotes from Hollis Alpert and Pete Martin.
#513: TELL US MORE
1963-09-30, WNBC, 22 min.
James Cagney, Conrad Nagel, Radie Harris, Otis Gurnsey, Humphrey Bogart

The careers of Humphrey Bogart and James Cagney are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Otis Gurnsey and from Radie Harris.
#514: HOLLYWOOD AND THE STARS: THE MAN CALLED BOGIE
1963-09-30, WNBC, 23 min.
Joseph Cotten, Humphrey Bogart, John Huston

This premiere series show, narrated by Joseph Cotten, presents the life of Humphrey Bogart.
#516: TELL US MORE
1963-10-04, WNBC, 20 min.
Henry Fonda, Conrad Nagel, Pete Martin, Muriel Davidson, William Holden

The careers of Henry Fonda and William Holden are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Muriel Davidson and Pete Martin.
#519: A MAN NAMED MAYS
1963-10-06, WNBC, 51 min.
Casey Stengel, Alvin Dark, Willie Mays, Leo Durocher, Charles Einstein

Charles Einstein, author of two books on Willie Mays, wrote the script and narrates this profile on the life and career of the "Say Hey Kid." Alvin Dark, Leo Durocher and Casey Stengel reminisce about Willie.
#520: TELL US MORE
1963-10-07, WNBC, 20 min.
Rock Hudson, Paul Newman, Conrad Nagel, Muriel Davidson

The careers of Rock Hudson and Paul Newman are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Muriel Davidson.
#524: TELL US MORE
1963-10-17, WNBC, 22 min.
Pat O'Brien, Conrad Nagel, Radie Harris, Otis Gurnsey, Spencer Tracy

The careers of Spencer Tracy and Pat O'Brien are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Radie Harris and Otis Gurnsey.
#525: TELL US MORE
1963-10-18, WNBC, 21 min.
Bob Hope, Conrad Nagel, Toots Shor, Lou Levy, Bing Crosby

The careers of Bob Hope and Bing Crosby are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Toots Shor and Lou Levy.
#526: TELL US MORE
1963-10-21, WNBC, 19 min.
Conrad Nagel, Pete Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Doris Day

The careers of Shirley MacLaine and Doris Day are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional comments from Pete Martin.
#528: TELL US MORE
1963-10-22, WNBC, 22 min.
John Wayne, Joel McCrea, Conrad Nagel, Bill Davidson

The careers of John Wayne and Joel McCrea are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional anecdotes from Bill Davidson.
#533: TELL US MORE
1963-10-28, WNBC, 22 min.
Kirk Douglas, Hollis Alpert, Burt Lancaster, Conrad Nagel, Muriel Davidson

The careers of Kirk Douglas and Burt Lancaster are profiled by host Conrad Nagel with additional comments from Muriel Davidson and Hollis Alpert.
#534: HOLLYWOOD AND THE STARS: AL JOLSON
1963-10-28, WNBC, 23 min.
Al Jolson, Joseph Cotten

Joseph Cotten narrates the career of one of the great entertainers of all time, Al Jolson.
#536: JAMES DEAN STORY, THE
1963-10-30, WOR, 47 min.
Martin Gabel, James Dean

The life and legend of James Dean is described in this special broadcast. Many family members and friends give personal anecdotes. Dean can be heard on a two minute candid self-recorded audio tape talking to family members about his performance as the character Cal, in the film "East of Eden." Martin Gabel narrates.
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