June 1st to June 7th Shows and Highlights

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This week marks the 71st anniversary of the launch of Dragnet. We’ll present a couple different specials featuring episodes from the landmark police drama created by and starring Jack Webb.

Topping the birthday list this week, some major movie stars: Dean Martin (The Martin & Lewis Show, Dean & Jerry guesting on The Bob Hope Show); Oscar nominee Paulette Goddard (also guesting on The Bob Hope Show as well as Command Performance and starring in The Screen Guild Player’s version of the film “Ball Of Fire”); Marilyn Monroe (Guest on Bergen & McCarthy) Tony Curtis (Guest on Jack Benny Program) and Rosalind Russell (Screen Director’s “Hired Wife” & “She Wouldn’t Say Yes”, Suspense).

Additional birthday tributes for the following folks among others;

William Boyd (Hopalong Cassidy); Walter Tetley (Family Theatre, Leroy on The Great Gildersleeve, Julius on The Phil Harris & Alice Faye Show); Vinton Hayworth (The Chase, It’s Higgins Sir); Tom Collins (Frank Race, Chandu); and Howard Culver (Mutual Radio Theater; Inheritance, Defense Attorney); 

In addition to Dragnet, we also mark the series debut of the following: The Jack Carson Show (77th) and The Casebook Of Gregory Hood (74th).


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