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Al Jolson Collection

Al Jolson was a master entertainer and his performing career spanned 50 years. Jolson made a break in his career by deciding one evening to perform in "black face" at a San Francisco club; this soon became his trademark in show business. A staunch Civil Rights activist, he later helped open opportunities for African-Americans on Broadway.

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Al Jolson

Al Jolson AdAl Jolson (1886-1950)

Al Jolson was a master entertainer and his performing career spanned 50 years. Jolson made a break in his career by deciding one evening to perform in "black face" at a San Francisco club; this soon became his trademark in show business.

Text on OTRCAT.com ©2001-2016 OTRCAT INC All Rights Reserved. Reproduction is prohibited.

He performed for US soldiers during four separate wars: The Spanish-American War, WWI, WWII, and the Korean War. He was the first person to speak in a feature film "The Jazz Singer" based on his life. His first words were the famous lines "You ain' t heard nothing yet."This is a collection of Al Jolson guest appearances and his starring role on the Kraft Music Hall radio program.

Al Jolson was a staunch Civil Rights activist and helped open opportunities for African-Americans on Broadway. For more interesting reading, see also: article on the history of Minstrel Shows and Old Time Radio.

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    111 recordings on 2 MP3 CDs for just $10.00
    total playtime 60 hours, 4 min
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    Volume 1 - 60 shows - total playtime 27 hours 56 minutes
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    1. 370103 Al Jolson Deanna Durbin.mp3
    2. 410604 Al Jolson, Dinah Shore.mp3
    3. 470306 Ho Al Jolson Got Started.mp3
    4. 480108 ep16 Al Jolson.mp3
    5. 490107 Al Jolson.mp3
    6. 560000 Benny, Durante, Jolson, Garland.mp3
    7. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 1 Displacement.mp3
    8. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 2 One Year Later.mp3
    9. Al Jolson Show 430105 Monty Woolley.mp3
    10. Al Jolson Show 430330.mp3
    11. Al Jolson Show 490421 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    12. Amos Andy Al Jolson The Cigar Stand.mp3
    13. Bing Crosby 470402 Philco Radio Time w Al Jolson and.mp3
    14. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491103.mp3
    15. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491130.mp3
    16. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491222 Al Jolson.mp3
    17. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491228.mp3
    18. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500104.mp3
    19. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500215.mp3
    20. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500503.mp3
    21. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510104.mp3
    22. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510215.mp3
    23. Bob Hope Show 470408.mp3
    24. BurnsAllen 470220 15YearsOnRadioAlJolson.mp3
    25. Chicago Land Music Fest Jolson Laurence Melchior 49-badsnd.mp3
    26. Groucho Marx A Baseball Team for Jolson.mp3
    27. Guest Star Theater Al Jolson.mp3
    28. Here's To Veterans 1446.mp3
    29. Here's To Veterans 490100 0133 Jolson.mp3
    30. Jimmy Durante 480121.mp3
    31. Kate Smith 391229 Al Jolson.mp3
    32. KMH 471002 Edgar Bergen Charlie McCarthy.mp3
    33. KMH 471016 Bing Crosby.mp3
    34. KMH 471023 Groucho Marx.mp3
    35. KMH 471106 Humphrey Bogart.mp3
    36. KMH 471127 Dorothy Lamour.mp3
    37. KMH 471204 Red Skelton.mp3
    38. KMH 471218 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    39. KMH 471225 Boris Karloff.mp3
    40. KMH 480101 Madeline Carroll.mp3
    41. KMH 480115 Bing Crosby.mp3
    42. KMH 480212 Charles Laughton.mp3
    43. KMH 480304 Cary Grant.mp3
    44. KMH 480325 Clifton Webb.mp3
    45. KMH 480415 Charles Boyer.mp3
    46. KMH 480506 Groucho Marx.mp3
    47. KMH 480520 Henry Morgan.mp3
    48. KMH 481021 No Guest.mp3
    49. KMH 481104 Burns And Allen.mp3
    50. KMH 481118 Groucho Marx.mp3
    51. KMH 481202 Peggy Lee.mp3
    52. KMH 481209 Dennis Day.mp3
    53. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson 1947.mp3
    54. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson.mp3
    55. Philco 470115 Al Jolson.mp3
    56. Philco 470305 Al Jolson.mp3
    57. Philco 471203 Al Jolson.mp3
    58. Philco Al Jolson Irving Berlin.mp3
    59. Philco xxxxxx Al Jolson.mp3
    60. Steve Allen Show 491026 Al Jolson.mp3
    Volume 2 - 51 shows - total playtime 32 hours 7 minutes
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    1. KMH 481216 Dinah Shore.mp3
    2. KMH 481223 Kraft Choral Club.mp3
    3. KMH 481230 Doris Day.mp3
    4. KMH 490000 William Bendix.mp3
    5. KMH 490106 Larry Parks.mp3
    6. KMH 490113 Groucho Marx.mp3
    7. KMH 490120 Victor Moore.mp3
    8. KMH 490127 Arthur Treacher.mp3
    9. KMH 490203 Dennis Day.mp3
    10. KMH 490210 Peggy Lee.mp3
    11. KMH 490217 Joan Davis.mp3
    12. KMH 490224 The Andrews Sisters.mp3
    13. KMH 490303 Dorothy Kirsten.mp3
    14. KMH 490310 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    15. KMH 490317 Roy Rogers Dale Evans.mp3
    16. KMH 490324 George Jessel.mp3
    17. KMH 490407 Groucho Marx.mp3
    18. KMH 490414 Margaret Whiting.mp3
    19. KMH 490428 Doris Day.mp3
    20. KMH 490505 Dennis Day.mp3
    21. KMH 490512 Victor Moore.mp3
    22. KMH 490519 Dorothy Kirsten.mp3
    23. KMH 490526 Groucho Marx.mp3
    24. KMH 491021 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    25. Leave It To Joan 500120 Al Jolson.mp3
    26. Let Yourself Go 450606 Berle Hosts w Al Jolson.mp3
    27. Lux 360615 Burlesque.mp3
    28. Lux 450402 Swannee River.mp3
    29. Lux 470602 Jazz Singer.mp3
    30. Lux 480216 Jolson's Story.mp3
    31. Lux 500522 Jolson Sings Again.mp3
    32. Marx Bros A Mink For Jolson.mp3
    33. Marx Bros A Quiz For Jolson.mp3
    34. Operation Dawn 490522 Al Jolson Agnes Moorehead.mp3
    35. Promo Al Jolson For Irving Berlins This Is Army.mp3
    36. Shell Chateau 350624.mp3
    37. Shell Chateau 350706.mp3
    38. Shell Chateau 350713.mp3
    39. Shell Chateau 350720.mp3
    40. Shell Chateau 350727.mp3
    41. Shell Chateau 350803.mp3
    42. Shell Chateau 350810.mp3
    43. Shell Chateau 350817.mp3
    44. Shell Chateau 350824.mp3
    45. Shell Chateau 350831.mp3
    46. Shell Chateau 350907.mp3
    47. Shell Chateau 350921.mp3
    48. Shell Chateau 350928.mp3
    49. Texico Town Follies w Cantor Jolson.mp3
    50. Tribute hosted by Walter Winchell.mp3
    51. Your All Time Hit Parade 440723 Al Jolson.mp3
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    111 recordings on 2 MP3 Collection Downloads for just $10.00
    total playtime 60 hours, 4 min
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    Volume 1 - 60 shows - total playtime 27 hours 56 minutes
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    1. 370103 Al Jolson Deanna Durbin.mp3
    2. 410604 Al Jolson, Dinah Shore.mp3
    3. 470306 Ho Al Jolson Got Started.mp3
    4. 480108 ep16 Al Jolson.mp3
    5. 490107 Al Jolson.mp3
    6. 560000 Benny, Durante, Jolson, Garland.mp3
    7. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 1 Displacement.mp3
    8. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 2 One Year Later.mp3
    9. Al Jolson Show 430105 Monty Woolley.mp3
    10. Al Jolson Show 430330.mp3
    11. Al Jolson Show 490421 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    12. Amos Andy Al Jolson The Cigar Stand.mp3
    13. Bing Crosby 470402 Philco Radio Time w Al Jolson and.mp3
    14. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491103.mp3
    15. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491130.mp3
    16. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491222 Al Jolson.mp3
    17. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491228.mp3
    18. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500104.mp3
    19. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500215.mp3
    20. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500503.mp3
    21. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510104.mp3
    22. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510215.mp3
    23. Bob Hope Show 470408.mp3
    24. BurnsAllen 470220 15YearsOnRadioAlJolson.mp3
    25. Chicago Land Music Fest Jolson Laurence Melchior 49-badsnd.mp3
    26. Groucho Marx A Baseball Team for Jolson.mp3
    27. Guest Star Theater Al Jolson.mp3
    28. Here's To Veterans 1446.mp3
    29. Here's To Veterans 490100 0133 Jolson.mp3
    30. Jimmy Durante 480121.mp3
    31. Kate Smith 391229 Al Jolson.mp3
    32. KMH 471002 Edgar Bergen Charlie McCarthy.mp3
    33. KMH 471016 Bing Crosby.mp3
    34. KMH 471023 Groucho Marx.mp3
    35. KMH 471106 Humphrey Bogart.mp3
    36. KMH 471127 Dorothy Lamour.mp3
    37. KMH 471204 Red Skelton.mp3
    38. KMH 471218 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    39. KMH 471225 Boris Karloff.mp3
    40. KMH 480101 Madeline Carroll.mp3
    41. KMH 480115 Bing Crosby.mp3
    42. KMH 480212 Charles Laughton.mp3
    43. KMH 480304 Cary Grant.mp3
    44. KMH 480325 Clifton Webb.mp3
    45. KMH 480415 Charles Boyer.mp3
    46. KMH 480506 Groucho Marx.mp3
    47. KMH 480520 Henry Morgan.mp3
    48. KMH 481021 No Guest.mp3
    49. KMH 481104 Burns And Allen.mp3
    50. KMH 481118 Groucho Marx.mp3
    51. KMH 481202 Peggy Lee.mp3
    52. KMH 481209 Dennis Day.mp3
    53. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson 1947.mp3
    54. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson.mp3
    55. Philco 470115 Al Jolson.mp3
    56. Philco 470305 Al Jolson.mp3
    57. Philco 471203 Al Jolson.mp3
    58. Philco Al Jolson Irving Berlin.mp3
    59. Philco xxxxxx Al Jolson.mp3
    60. Steve Allen Show 491026 Al Jolson.mp3
    Volume 2 - 51 shows - total playtime 32 hours 7 minutes
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    1. KMH 481216 Dinah Shore.mp3
    2. KMH 481223 Kraft Choral Club.mp3
    3. KMH 481230 Doris Day.mp3
    4. KMH 490000 William Bendix.mp3
    5. KMH 490106 Larry Parks.mp3
    6. KMH 490113 Groucho Marx.mp3
    7. KMH 490120 Victor Moore.mp3
    8. KMH 490127 Arthur Treacher.mp3
    9. KMH 490203 Dennis Day.mp3
    10. KMH 490210 Peggy Lee.mp3
    11. KMH 490217 Joan Davis.mp3
    12. KMH 490224 The Andrews Sisters.mp3
    13. KMH 490303 Dorothy Kirsten.mp3
    14. KMH 490310 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    15. KMH 490317 Roy Rogers Dale Evans.mp3
    16. KMH 490324 George Jessel.mp3
    17. KMH 490407 Groucho Marx.mp3
    18. KMH 490414 Margaret Whiting.mp3
    19. KMH 490428 Doris Day.mp3
    20. KMH 490505 Dennis Day.mp3
    21. KMH 490512 Victor Moore.mp3
    22. KMH 490519 Dorothy Kirsten.mp3
    23. KMH 490526 Groucho Marx.mp3
    24. KMH 491021 Jimmy Durante.mp3
    25. Leave It To Joan 500120 Al Jolson.mp3
    26. Let Yourself Go 450606 Berle Hosts w Al Jolson.mp3
    27. Lux 360615 Burlesque.mp3
    28. Lux 450402 Swannee River.mp3
    29. Lux 470602 Jazz Singer.mp3
    30. Lux 480216 Jolson's Story.mp3
    31. Lux 500522 Jolson Sings Again.mp3
    32. Marx Bros A Mink For Jolson.mp3
    33. Marx Bros A Quiz For Jolson.mp3
    34. Operation Dawn 490522 Al Jolson Agnes Moorehead.mp3
    35. Promo Al Jolson For Irving Berlins This Is Army.mp3
    36. Shell Chateau 350624.mp3
    37. Shell Chateau 350706.mp3
    38. Shell Chateau 350713.mp3
    39. Shell Chateau 350720.mp3
    40. Shell Chateau 350727.mp3
    41. Shell Chateau 350803.mp3
    42. Shell Chateau 350810.mp3
    43. Shell Chateau 350817.mp3
    44. Shell Chateau 350824.mp3
    45. Shell Chateau 350831.mp3
    46. Shell Chateau 350907.mp3
    47. Shell Chateau 350921.mp3
    48. Shell Chateau 350928.mp3
    49. Texico Town Follies w Cantor Jolson.mp3
    50. Tribute hosted by Walter Winchell.mp3
    51. Your All Time Hit Parade 440723 Al Jolson.mp3
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    111 recordings on 64 Audio CDs
    total playtime 60 hours, 4 min

    Disc A001

    1. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 1 Displacement
    2. Al Jolson Radio Operation Nightmare 2 One Year Later

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    Disc A002

    1. Amos Andy Al Jolson The Cigar Stand
    2. Chicago Land Music Fest Jolson Laurence Melchior 49-badsnd
    3. Groucho Marx A Baseball Team for Jolson
    4. Guest Star Theater Al Jolson

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    Disc A003

    1. Here's To Veterans 1446
    2. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson 1947
    3. Luckystrike Program Jack Benny Al Jolson

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    Disc A004

    1. Marx Bros A Mink For Jolson
    2. Marx Bros A Quiz For Jolson
    3. Philco Al Jolson Irving Berlin

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    Disc A005

    1. Philco xxxxxx Al Jolson
    2. Promo Al Jolson For Irving Berlins This Is Army
    3. Texico Town Follies w Cantor Jolson

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    Disc A006

    1. Tribute hosted by Walter Winchell

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    Disc A007

    1. Shell Chateau 350624

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    Disc A008

    1. Shell Chateau 350706

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    Disc A009

    1. Shell Chateau 350713

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    Disc A010

    1. Shell Chateau 350720

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    Disc A011

    1. Shell Chateau 350727

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    Disc A012

    1. Shell Chateau 350803

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    Disc A013

    1. Shell Chateau 350810

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    Disc A014

    1. Shell Chateau 350817

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    Disc A015

    1. Shell Chateau 350824

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    Disc A016

    1. Shell Chateau 350831

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    Disc A017

    1. Shell Chateau 350907

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    Disc A018

    1. Shell Chateau 350921

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    Disc A019

    1. Shell Chateau 350928

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    Disc A020

    1. Lux 360615 Burlesque

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    Disc A021

    1. 370103 Al Jolson Deanna Durbin
    2. Kate Smith 391229 Al Jolson

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    Disc A022

    1. 410604 Al Jolson, Dinah Shore
    2. Al Jolson Show 430105 Monty Woolley

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    Disc A023

    1. Al Jolson Show 430330
    2. Your All Time Hit Parade 440723 Al Jolson

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    Disc A024

    1. Lux 450402 Swannee River

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    Disc A025

    1. Let Yourself Go 450606 Berle Hosts w Al Jolson
    2. Philco 470115 Al Jolson

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    Disc A026

    1. BurnsAllen 470220 15YearsOnRadioAlJolson
    2. Philco 470305 Al Jolson

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    Disc A027

    1. 470306 Ho Al Jolson Got Started
    2. Bing Crosby 470402 Philco Radio Time w Al Jolson and

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    Disc A028

    1. Bob Hope Show 470408

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    Disc A029

    1. Lux 470602 Jazz Singer

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    Disc A030

    1. KMH 471002 Edgar Bergen Charlie McCarthy
    2. KMH 471016 Bing Crosby

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    Disc A031

    1. KMH 471023 Groucho Marx
    2. KMH 471106 Humphrey Bogart

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    Disc A032

    1. KMH 471127 Dorothy Lamour
    2. Philco 471203 Al Jolson

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    Disc A033

    1. KMH 471204 Red Skelton
    2. KMH 471218 Jimmy Durante

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    Disc A034

    1. KMH 471225 Boris Karloff
    2. KMH 480101 Madeline Carroll

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    Disc A035

    1. 480108 ep16 Al Jolson
    2. KMH 480115 Bing Crosby

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    Disc A036

    1. Jimmy Durante 480121
    2. KMH 480212 Charles Laughton

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    Disc A037

    1. Lux 480216 Jolson's Story

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    Disc A038

    1. KMH 480304 Cary Grant
    2. KMH 480325 Clifton Webb

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    Disc A039

    1. KMH 480415 Charles Boyer
    2. KMH 480506 Groucho Marx

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    Disc A040

    1. KMH 480520 Henry Morgan
    2. KMH 481021 No Guest

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    Disc A041

    1. KMH 481104 Burns And Allen
    2. KMH 481118 Groucho Marx

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    Disc A042

    1. KMH 481202 Peggy Lee
    2. KMH 481209 Dennis Day

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    Disc A043

    1. KMH 481216 Dinah Shore
    2. KMH 481223 Kraft Choral Club

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    Disc A044

    1. KMH 481230 Doris Day
    2. KMH 490000 William Bendix

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    Disc A045

    1. Here's To Veterans 490100 0133 Jolson
    2. KMH 490106 Larry Parks

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    Disc A046

    1. 490107 Al Jolson
    2. KMH 490113 Groucho Marx

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    Disc A047

    1. KMH 490120 Victor Moore
    2. KMH 490127 Arthur Treacher

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    Disc A048

    1. KMH 490203 Dennis Day
    2. KMH 490210 Peggy Lee

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    Disc A049

    1. KMH 490217 Joan Davis
    2. KMH 490224 The Andrews Sisters

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    Disc A050

    1. KMH 490303 Dorothy Kirsten
    2. KMH 490310 Jimmy Durante

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    Disc A051

    1. KMH 490317 Roy Rogers Dale Evans
    2. KMH 490324 George Jessel

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    Disc A052

    1. KMH 490407 Groucho Marx
    2. KMH 490414 Margaret Whiting

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    Disc A053

    1. Al Jolson Show 490421 Jimmy Durante
    2. KMH 490428 Doris Day

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    Disc A054

    1. KMH 490505 Dennis Day
    2. KMH 490512 Victor Moore

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    Disc A055

    1. KMH 490519 Dorothy Kirsten
    2. Operation Dawn 490522 Al Jolson Agnes Moorehead

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    Disc A056

    1. KMH 490526 Groucho Marx
    2. KMH 491021 Jimmy Durante

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    Disc A057

    1. Steve Allen Show 491026 Al Jolson

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    Disc A058

    1. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491103
    2. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491130

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    Disc A059

    1. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491222 Al Jolson
    2. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 491228

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    Disc A060

    1. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500104
    2. Leave It To Joan 500120 Al Jolson

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    Disc A061

    1. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500215
    2. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 500503

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    Disc A062

    1. Lux 500522 Jolson Sings Again

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    Disc A063

    1. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510104
    2. Bing Crosby Chesterfield Show 510215

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    Disc A064

    1. 560000 Benny, Durante, Jolson, Garland

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