PHILCO RADIO TIME
1948-49

What follows is a list of the broadcasts, principal guests and songs sung by Bing from his third and final Philco season. On the first broadcast Philco introduced to the public the first 33rpm long-playing record changer. Also making their debut during this season were the first ads for Philco televisions. Joining Bing throughout the season are his announcer, Ken Carpenter, the John Scott Trotter Orchestra and vocalist Peggy Lee. An asterisk (*) beside a show indicates a particularly great show; an asterisk beside a song indicates a great Crosby vocal.


PHILCO RADIO TIME (9-29-48) w CLAUDETTE COLBERT, BING's BOYS
You call everybody darling; My happiness; Blue shadows on the trail
(Bing's boys); A tree in the meadow

PHILCO RADIO TIME (10-6-48) w JUDY GARLAND
Love somebody; Ramblin' Rose; Over the rainbow (Garland);
For me and my gal / Who / Embraceable you (w Garland);
Confess (w Garland)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (10-13-48) w RAY MILLAND, BILL GARGAN, M. MAXWELL (Canada)
Hair of Gold; It's Magic; Side by Side (w Marilyn Maxwell);
Tree in the Meadow

PHILCO RADIO TIME (10-20-48) w DAN DAILEY, BILL GARGAN, M. MAXWELL (Spokane)
Rambling Rose; Thanks (Dan Dailey); Something to remember you by
(w Marilyn Maxwell); Love somebody; My happiness

PHILCO RADIO TIME (10-27-48) w WILLIAM POWELL
Hair of gold; I ain't doin bad doin nothing*; Love (Peggy Lee);
You came a long way from St. Louis (w P Lee); It's magic

PHILCO RADIO TIME (11-3-48) w EDGAR BERGEN                *
You call everybody "darling"; Dolores; Flying W;
Philco ad for TV/33 RPM record; I'd love to live in loveland

NEW SWAN SHOW (11-7-48) w BOB HOPE, DORIS DAY, BING CROSBY
My darling (Day); A little bird told me (Crosby); Buttons and bows (w Hope)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (11-10-48) w OSCAR LEVANT               *
Ain't doing bad doing nothing; Look for silver lining; What is this
thing called love (P Lee); You are too beautiful; Blame it on my youth;
Lady play your mandolin; I got rhythm / Can't take that away (w P Lee)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (11-17-48) w KAY STARR, ADOLPHE MENJOU
Buttons and bows; Until; Galway bay

PHILCO RADIO TIME (11-24-48) w BERT LAHR, DOROTHY KIRSTEN
Cuando le Gusta; These Foolish Things (w Kirsten)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (12-1-48) w BOB CROSBY, PEGGY LEE
Buttons and Bows; Slow Boat to China (w Peggy Lee);
Hair of Gold (Kathy Crosby); A Little Bird (w Peggy and Bob); Until

PHILCO RADIO TIME (12-8-48) w MORTON DOWNEY, KAY STARR
Cuando le gusta; The human thing to do (Starr); My melancholy baby /
Mexicali Rose / That old feeling / If I had my way / I'll be seeing you /
My blue heaven / (medley with Downey); My darling

PHILCO RADIO TIME (12-15-48) w BOB HOPE, PEGGY LEE
A little bird (w Peggy Lee); Be happy (w Peggy Lee); On a slow boat
to China (w Peggy Lee); Maybe you'll be there

PHILCO RADIO TIME (12-22-48) w BOB MITCHELL BOYS CHOIR
Adeste Fidelis; Christmas Song; Jingle Bells; White Xmas; Silent Night

PHILCO RADIO TIME (12-29-48) w MILLS BROTHERS, PEGGY LEE, JOE VENUTI
Cuanto le gusta (w Lee); The night has a thousand eyes; I got lucky in the rain;
On the right hand side of the street (Mills Bros); Maybe you'll be there (w Lee);
Tea for two (Venuti); Let us dream (w Mills Bros); On the banks of the Wabash (w Mills Bros);
Far away places.

PHILCO RADIO TIME (1-5-49) w HARRY JAMES, BETTY GRABLE
I've got my love to keep me warm; Slow boat to China;
What did I do? (Grable); My darling

PHILCO RADIO TIME (1-12-49) w JOHNNY MERCER
Bluebird singing in my heart; I got lucky in the rain;
Trouble is a man (P Lee); Small fry (w Mercer);
Slow mule to Memphis (w P Lee); So dear to my heart

PHILCO RADIO TIME (1-19-49) w HATTIE McDANIEL, CAST OF BEULAH
Little Jack Frost, Get Lost; Maybe You'll be There; Galway Bay;
A Little Bird (w Beulah cast); Missouri Lullaby

PHILCO RADIO TIME (1-26-49) w ABE BURROWS, PEGGY LEE
Night has a thousand eyes; So dear to my heart (Peggy Lee);
I got lucky in the rain (w Lee); Tarra ta lara

PHILCO RADIO TIME (2-2-49) w JIMMY DURANTE, GERTRUDE NIELSON
Little Jack Frost get lost; My darling; Pretty baby; Far away places

PHILCO RADIO TIME (2-9-49) w GROUCHO MARX, CONNIE HAINES
My love will keep me warm; You made me love you (Haines);
Crosby-Marx duet; Tara ta Larra

PHILCO RADIO TIME (2-16-49) w BOB BURNS, KAY STARR
Pretty Baby; Bluebird singing in my heart; So tired (Starr);
Just a Gigolo (w Burns); Galway bay

PHILCO RADIO TIME (2-23-49) w PEGGY LEE, ABE BURROWS
I'll be happy / So in love (w Lee); So dear to my heart

PHILCO RADIO TIME (3-2-49) w BURL IVES, DINAH SHORE
Sunflower (the Kansas song); So tired; Clementine (w Ives, Shore), Faraway places

PHILCO RADIO TIME (3-9-49) w PHIL HARRIS
Busy doin nothing; So in love (w Peggy Lee); Stub your toe on the moon;
Once and for always (w Peggy Lee)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (3-16-49) w LOUIS ARMSTRONG
You was (w Peggy Lee); Lazy bones (w Armstrong); Galway Bay

PHILCO RADIO TIME (3-23-49) w ETHEL MERMAN
Busy doin nothin; So tired; medley w Merman; Once and for Always

PHILCO RADIO TIME (3-30-49) w DENNIS DAY
Sunflower Song; Why can't you behave; Clancy Lowered the Boom (w Day);
Now our love will never die

PHILCO RADIO TIME (4-6-49) w JIMMY STEWART, KAY STARR
If you stub your toe on the moon; Once in love with Amy;
You broke your promise (Kay Starr); You was (w Kay Starr);
Now our love will never die

PHILCO RADIO TIME (4-13-49) w PEGGY LEE, GONZAGA GLEE CLUB
Easter Parade (w P Lee); Let the Bluebirds sing; Gonzaga men (w Glee Club);
You tell me your dreams (w Glee Club); Down the Old Ox Road; Were You There? (Gonzaga Glee Club)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (4-20-49) w RUDY VALLEE, WALTER O'KEEFE
Cruising Down the River; Why can't you behave; Hand holdin music
(w O'Keefe, Vallee); Our love will never die;

PHILCO RADIO TIME (4-27-49) w ABE BURROWS, PEGGY LEE
How it lies; Be-Bop spoken here (w Lee); Some enchanted evening

PHILCO RADIO TIME (5-4-49) w CAROLE RICHARDS, ALEC TEMPLETON
Everywhere you go; I like kissing (w Richards);
Far away places; Bali Hai

PHILCO RADIO TIME (5-11-49) w ALEC TEMPLETON
How It Lies (w Peggy Lee); Riders in the Sky; Faraway Places;
Blue Hawaii; Bali Hai (Peggy Lee); Sweet Lelani;
Singing Philco commercial; Some Enchanted Evening

PHILCO RADIO TIME (5-18-49) w JOHNNY MERCER, RHONDA FLEMING
Careless Hands; Glow Worm (w Mercer); When Is Sometime? (w Fleming);
Small Fry (w Mercer); Again

PHILCO RADIO TIME (5-25-49) w DOROTHY KIRSTEN
Whistling intro; Why Can't You Behave?; My Man's Gone (Kirsten);
Riders in the Sky; Bing Sings Opera; I'm an Old Stage Hand;
Again (w Kirsten)

PHILCO RADIO TIME (6-1-49)   (last Philco show)
Buttons and Bows; Cuando le Gusta; My Happiness; It's Magic;
So Dear to My Heart; Galway Bay; Cruising Down the River;
Maybe You'll Be There; I Got Lucky in the Rain; So in Love;
Slow Boat to China; Some Enchanted Evening

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