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Fred Allen Show, The

Premiere Episode: 1932-10-23
Final Episode: 1949-06-26

Genre(s):
Comedy
Variety

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Broadcast History:

Dates: 10/23/1932 - 4/16/1933
Network: CBS
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 9:00PM
Sponsor: The Linit Bath Club Review
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 8/4/1933 - 12/1/1933
Network: NBC
Days: Friday
Starting time: 9:00PM
Sponsor: The Salad Bowl Review
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 1/3/1934 - 3/14/1934
Network: NBC
Days: Wednesday
Starting time: 9:30PM
Sponsor: The Sal Hepatica Review
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 3/21/1934 - 7/4/1934
Network: NBC
Days: Wednesday
Starting time: 9:30PM
Sponsor: Hour of Smiles - Bristol Myers
Length of show: 60 minutes

Dates: 1938 -
Network: NBC
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 10/4/1939 - 6/26/1940
Network: NBC
Days: Wednesday
Starting time: 9:30PM
Sponsor: Bristol Myers (The Fred Allen Show)
Length of show: 60 minutes

Dates: 10/2/1940 - 3/1/1942
Network: CBS
Days: Wednesday
Starting time: 9:00PM
Sponsor: Texaco Star Theater; Bristol-Myers Co.
Length of show: 60 minutes

Dates: 3/8/1942 - 6/28/1942
Network: CBS
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 9:00PM
Sponsor: Texaco
Length of show: 60 minutes

Dates: 10/4/1942 - 6/25/1944
Network: CBS
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 9:30PM
Sponsor: Texaco
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 10/7/1945 - 12/28/1947
Network: NBC
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 8:30PM
Sponsor: Tender leaf Tea
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 1/4/1948 - 1/1949
Network: NBC
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 8:30PM
Sponsor: Ford
Length of show: 30 minutes

Dates: 1/1949 - 6/26/1949
Network: NBC
Days: Sunday
Starting time: 8:00PM
Sponsor: Ford Motors
Length of show: 30 minutes


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