Star Spangled Radio Hour - 11.10.18

Saturday, November 10th

SSRH 440

November 10, 2018

ARMY AIR FORCES TRAINING COMMAND ORCHESTRA

Directed by Capt. Glenn Miller

I SUSTAIN THE WINGS

Broadcast Saturday, November 6, 1943

6:00 – 6:30 p. m. EWT

(Part One)

Vanderbilt Theater

New York

(NBC)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host
UNCLE SAM PRESENTS

Recorded Saturday, November 6, 1943

NBC Radio City

New York

(OWI)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

TREASURY STAR PARADE

Recorded Friday, November 12, 1943

NBC Radio City

New York

(Department of the Treasury) (Syndicated)

Larry Elliott, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

UNCLE SAM PRESENTS

Recorded Saturday, November 13, 1943

NBC Radio City

New York

(OWI)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

I SUSTAIN THE WINGS

Broadcast Saturday, November 13, 1943

11:30 p. m. – Midnight EWT

Vanderbilt Theater

New York

(NBC)

Lt. Donald Briggs, announcer

Capt. Glenn Miller, host

Notes

The 6:00 - 6:30 p. m. "I Sustain the Wings" program was not broadcast on November 13, 1943.

SSRH 440 Playlist

(6Nov43 ISTW, Part One) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), American Patrol; Medley: Caprice Viennois, Sunday, Monday or Always (Pvt. Art Malvin, vocal), My Isle of Golden Dreams (borrowed from Phil Spitalny), The Birth of the Blues; Playlet: Air Traffic Controller, Truax Field, Madison, Wisconsin (incomplete) (Part Two of the program is not yet broadcast quality worthy) (6Nov43 USP, the opening is missing) American Patrol (partial), Star Dust, Pistol Packin’ Mama (Cpl. Ray McKinley and the Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme), Here We Go Again (ride out) (12Nov43, TSP) Columbia, Gem of the Ocean (program open), Opening Remarks, I Sustain the Wings (theme), In the Mood, My Heart Tells Me (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Holiday for Strings (string section), Victory Polka (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (theme) Closing Remarks, Any Bonds Today (program close) (13Nov43 USP) Yankee Doodle (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), In the Mood, People Will Say We’re in Love (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), In the Gloaming, Victory Polka (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme) (incomplete) (13Nov43 ISTW) The Army Air Corps (fanfare), I Sustain the Wings (opening theme), In the Mood; Medley: In the Gloaming, For the First Time (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Stompin’ at the Savoy (borrowed from Benny Goodman), Deep Purple; Playlet: AAF Technical School, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut (incomplete), Mission to Moscow (first time broadcast), People Will Say We’re in Love (Pfc. Johnny Desmond, vocal), Air WAC Plug, Victory Polka (The Crew Chiefs, vocal), I Sustain the Wings (closing theme)    
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