Guest Star Radio (1949-1964)

by G.E. Hewitt

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Date: June 12, 1949
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #116 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Ted Dale (con), Buddy Clark (mc)

a. rt Far Away Places - 2:35(Joan Whitney, Alex Kramer)
U.S. Government disc116 — Guest Star #116   (1949)

Date: February 19, 1950
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #152 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v, mc), unknown (acc), Frank De Vol (con), Terry O'Sullivan (mc)

a. rt Thou Swell - 1:14(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
b. rt You Can Have Him - 2:20(Irving Berlin)
c. rt I Can Dream, Can't I? - 2:01(Sammy Fain, Irving Kahal)
d. rt The Gypsy In My Soul - 2:09(Clay Boland, Moe Jaffe)
All titles on: U.S. Government disc152 — Guest Star #152   (1950)

Date: April 23, 1950
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #161 (US Treasury)

Jack Smith, Margaret Whiting (v, mc), unknown (acc), Frank De Vol (con), Terry O'Sullivan (mc)

a. rt Younger Than Springtime - 2:01(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
b. rt Something Old, Something New - 7:18(Ramez Idriss, George F. Tibbles)
c. rt You're In Love With Someone(Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke)
d. rt Johnny One Note(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
All titles on: U.S. Government disc161 — Guest Star #161   (1950)

b, c, d performed as medley.

Jack Smith (v) on b, d.

Jack Smith also performs "In My Merry Oldsmobile" and "St. Louis Blues" during the medley.


Date: September 7, 1952
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #285 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v, mc), Lou Busch (p, dir), others unknown (acc), Del Sharbutt (mc)

a. rt St. Louis Blues - 3:12(W.C. Handy)
b. rt I'll Walk Alone - 2:37(Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn)
Both titles on: U.S. Government disc285 — Guest Star #285   (1952)

Date: September 6, 1953
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #337 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v), Les Brown (cl, dir), others unknown (acc), Del Sharbutt (mc)

a. rt I Believe - 3:14(Ervin Drake, Jimmy Shirl, Al Stillman, Irvin Graham)
Jasmine CD343 — The One And Only   (1998)

Date: January 20, 1957
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #513 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Harry Sosnik (con)

a. rt From This Moment On(Cole Porter)
b. rt Alone Together(Arthur Schwartz, Howard Dietz)
c. rt Come Rain Or Come Shine(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
All titles on: U.S. Government disc513 — Guest Star #513   (1957)

Date: March 20, 1960
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #678 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v, mc), unknown (acc), Buzz Adlam (con), Lou Crosby (mc)

a. rt That Old Black Magic - 1:51(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
b. rt Moonlight In Vermont - 2:45(Karl Suessdorf, John Blackburn)
c. rt Come Rain Or Come Shine - 2:21(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
All titles on: U.S. Government disc678 — Guest Star #678   (1960)

Date: 1964
Location: Los Angeles
Guest Star #907 (US Treasury)

Margaret Whiting (v), unknown (acc), Buzz Adlam (con)

a. rt Let There Be Love(Ian Grant, Lionel Rand)
b. rt Spring Is Here(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
c. rt Old Devil Moon(Burton Lane, E.Y. Harburg)
All titles on: U.S. Government disc907 — Guest Star #907   (1964)

Sessions Reported: 8

Performances Reported: 21

Unique Songs Reported: 20

Unique Issues Reported: 8