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Blue Ribbon Town

Hosted by Groucho Marx and sponsored by Pabst Blue Ribbon, this old time radio variety show featured big name guests like Jack Benny, Barbara Stanwyck, and Gene Tierney.

5 old time radio show recordings
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1 MP3 CD
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3 Audio CDs


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Play a sample episode from January 29, 1944:

"Vera Vague Guest Stars"



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About this Old Time Radio Show

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Blue Ribbon TownPabst Blue Ribbon Beer brought you Blue Ribbon Town with Groucho Marx.  According to John Dunning On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old Time Radio, Groucho had yet to find his "radio legs" with Blue Ribbon Town.  Many of the jokes were dated at the time and reminiscent of his films featuring quick skits and one-liners.  Groucho GarterTo modern audiences and Marx Brothers fans, this adds considerable charm to the show.

The February 12, 1944 airs from the Shrine Mosque in Peoria Illinois. The episode featured 100th Anniversary of the Blue Ribbon Town radio show and featured what America will be like one hundred years in the future.  Blue Ribbon Town featured big name guests like Jack Benny, Barbara Stanwyck, and Gene Tierney.

See also: Marx Brothers Collection.

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    5 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 2 hours, 23 min
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      5 shows - total playtime 2 hours 23 minutes
      1. BlueRibbonTown with Groucho.mp3
      2. BlueRibbonTown440108withCharlesLaughton.mp3
      3. BlueRibbonTown440129withVeraVague.mp3
      4. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 1 100thanniversary.mp3
      5. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 2 100thanniversary.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    5 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 2 hours, 23 min
    Add MP3 Collection to Cart

    Click here to see disc contents


      5 shows - total playtime 2 hours 23 minutes
      1. BlueRibbonTown with Groucho.mp3
      2. BlueRibbonTown440108withCharlesLaughton.mp3
      3. BlueRibbonTown440129withVeraVague.mp3
      4. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 1 100thanniversary.mp3
      5. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 2 100thanniversary.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    5 recordings on 3 Audio CDs
    total playtime 2 hours, 23 min

    Disc A001

    1. BlueRibbonTown with Groucho
    2. BlueRibbonTown440108withCharlesLaughton

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00
    Disc A002

    1. BlueRibbonTown440129withVeraVague
    2. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 1 100thanniversary

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00
    Disc A003

    1. Blueribbontown440212 Gene Tierney Pt 2 100thanniversary

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00