Star Spangled Radio Hour- 6.20.20

Saturday, June 20th

SSRH 524

June 20, 2020




One Night Stand 687

Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra

AFRS SSC 8-12-1/SSC 8-12-2

From NBC (KFI) sustaining broadcast

Broadcast Wednesday, July 18, 1945

Mission Beach Ballroom

San Diego, California


G. I. Journal 100

Burlesque Edition

AFRS H-19-100

Recorded Friday, June 22, 1945

CBS Studio A

6121 Sunset Boulevard

Hollywood, California

Harry Mitchell, announcer

Herbert Marshall, host

The King Sisters, Connie Haines, Mel Blanc, Iris Adrian, Rags Ragland, Harry Lang, Joe Forte, Earl Hodgins,

Sgt. Bob Mitchell and the AFRS Orchestra


Command Performance 182

Salute to G. I. Jive’s 1000th Program

AFRS H-18-182


CBS Studio A

6121 Sunset Boulevard

Hollywood, California

Ken Carpenter, announcer

Bing Crosby and Martha “G. I. Jill” Wilkerson, hosts

Tommy Dorsey, Ella Mae Morse, Spike Jones and his City Slickers, guest

Maj. Meredith Willson and the AFRS Orchestra


SSRH 524 Playlist


(ONS 687) Dubbed AFRS Introduction, On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe (The Sentimentalists, vocal), There You Go (Stuart Foster, vocal), Opus No. 1, Out of this World (Stuart Foster, vocal), Chloe, On the Sunny Side of the Street (The Sentimentalists, vocal), I Should Care (Stuart Foster and the Sentimentalists, vocal), Song of India, That’s It, Always (dubbed from ONS 568) (to close) (H-19-100) Program Introduction, Ya-Ta-Ta, Ta-Ta-Ta (Talk, Talk, Talk) (The King Sisters, vocal), Imagination is a Wonderful Thing (song of the week) (Connie Haines, vocal) (prerecorded insert), Various Burlesque routines and tunes, Program Close (H-18-182) Program Open, Sentimental Journey (Bing Crosby, vocal), Star Dust (Tommy Dorsey trombone solo), Cow Cow Boogie (Ella Mae Morse, vocal), Medley: Don’t Fence Me In, Paper Doll, I’ll Walk Alone (Bing Crosby, vocal), Chloe (Spike Jones and his City Slickers; Red Ingle, vocal), I’m Getting Sentimental Over You (Spike Jones and his City Slickers with Tommy Dorsey, trombone), I’ll Be Seeing You (Bing Crosby, vocal), Program Close