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Show Boat

Alternate titles:
  • Home Town, Unincorporated (see Show Boat)
  • Maxwell House Ensemble
  • Maxwell House Show Boat, The (see Show Boat)

    Premiere Episode: 1932-10-06
    Final Episode: 1941-04-21


    Broadcast History:

    Dates: 10/6/1932 - 10/28/1937
    Network: NBC Red
    Days: Thursday
    Sponsor: Maxwell House
    Length of show: 60 minutes

    Dates: 11/26/1939 - 4/28/1940
    Network: NBC Red
    Days: Sunday
    Starting time: 10:30PM
    Sponsor: Brown and Williamson

    Dates: 5/3/1940 - 8/2/1940
    Network: NBC Blue
    Days: Friday
    Starting time: 9:00PM
    Sponsor: Avalon Cigarettes

    Dates: 8/5/1940 - 4/21/1941
    Network: NBC Red
    Days: Monday
    Starting time: 9:30PM
    Sponsor: Brown and Williamson

  • Series Synopsis: *****
    Series Theme: Here Comes the Showboat
    Creator: ***  
    Cast: Victor Arden(Pianist)
    Rose Bampton(Vocalist)
    Lois Bennett(Vocalist)
    Jules Bledsoe
    Vivian Block
    Director: William A. Bacher
     Kenneth W. 'Ken' MacGregor
    Announcer: Warren Hull
     Edmund 'Tiny' Ruffner