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Barry Brooks Collection (Library of Congress)

Overview
Works: 757 works in 812 publications in 1 language and 777 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Children's radio programs  Variety shows (Radio programs)  Horror radio programs  Interviews  Radio adaptations  Radio comedies 
Roles: Other, Performer
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Publications about Barry Brooks Collection (Library of Congress)
Publications by Barry Brooks Collection (Library of Congress)
Most widely held works by Barry Brooks Collection (Library of Congress)
Superstition on the air ( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The origin of the supertition of "not disturbing the dead."
Lives of the great ( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Biography of Ulysses S. Grant, with dramatized incidents and highlights from his life
Popeye the sailor ( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
In this series, Popeye eats Wheatena instead of spinach to become strong. In this episode, Popeye and friends go to Sherwood Forest and meet Robin Hood
Lux radio theatre ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1945 and 1953 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Story of a tough-as-nails female magazine editor and her search for love and happiness
Hollywood is on the air ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Promotional recording made by M-G-M for the motion picture drama Reckless. Presents narration that introduces excerpts of dramatic scenes and songs taken from the film's sound track. This is a drama with songs. Announcer Ken Carpenter states that Jean Harlow is "singing for the first time on radio" (actually her voice is dubbed by another singer)
Hollywood is on the air ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Promotional recording by Paramount for the motion picture This way, please. Presents narration that introduces excerpts from scenes and songs taken from the film's sound track
The haunting hour ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Murder thriller, sydicated to local stations in 1946, mystery-crime anthology
The shadow ( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
The Shadow rescues Margo, who has been kidnapped and tortured by a pyromaniac and his henchmen
Philo Vance ( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Story of racket and small storekeepers
Whatever became of ... ? by Richard Lamparski( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Program features interviews with celebrities from the past. Host Richard Lamparski interviews Don MacLaughlin and Bob Dryden, known for their roles on the radio drama Gang Busters
Gus Arnheim Orchestra. [from the Coconut Grove at Ambassador Hotel, L.A.] ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Purported to be a remote broadcast from the Coconut Grove, Ambassador Hotel, Hollywood, Calif. Program of instrumental selections, with occasional vocal refrains
The great American broadcast ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Promotional recording by Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. for the 1941 motion picture The great American broadcast
Henry Busse & Orchestra by Henry Busse( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Program of instrumental dance music, performed by Henry Busse and his orchestra
Hollywood is on the air ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1936 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Promotional recording made by Twentieth Century-Fox Corp. for the motion picture Sing, baby, sing. Presents narration that introduces excerpts of scenes and songs taken from the film's sound track
This is Bing Crosby by Bing Crosby( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Bing Crosby plays recordings with Ken Carpenter. The first recording played is entitled Yes indeed, sung by Crosby with Connie Boswell. Sponsored by Minute Maid orange juice
Phil Harris & Orchestra from Coconut Grove, [Ambassador Hotel, L.A.] by Phil Harris( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Songs include "I love you or something."
Going places ( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Ted Fiorito & Orchestra by Ted Fiorito( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Program of dance music with occasional vocals
The witch's tale by Allen Fitzallen( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Witch tells the horror stories. In this episode, a bronze statue of Venus is dug up and later it seems to come alive
Lady Esther Screen Guild Players ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Classic tale of two little old ladies from Brooklyn who poison lonely men with elderberry wine. Sponsored by Lady Esther beauty products
 
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