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6 edition of The Great Gildersleeve found in the catalog.

The Great Gildersleeve

Charles Stumpf

The Great Gildersleeve

by Charles Stumpf

  • 13 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Bear Manor Media .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comedy,
  • Comedy films,
  • Great Gildersleeve (Radio program),
  • Motion picture programs,
  • Radio programs,
  • Television programs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8564637M
    ISBN 10097145700X
    ISBN 109780971457003
    OCLC/WorldCa50784361

    The Great Gildersleeve was one of radio's first great spin-off shows. Harold Peary had played several character roles on "Fibber McGee and Molly," including various pompous characters with the last name Gildersleeve. Eventually, he was given a recurring role as the McGees' next door neighbor, Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve. Comedy. Old Time Radio's first bona fide spin-off, Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve was one of the most popular of the oddball characters that lived in Wistful Vista, the home of Fibber McGee and moved to Summerfield, where he and takes on an instant family in the form of Leroy and Margerie Forrester.

      Greg Gildersleeve Greg Gildersleeve is the author of a mid-grade superhero/science fiction series called The Power Club. Book One, The Power Club, was published by Rogue Phoenix Press in A prequel, False Alarm, was self-published in Book Two, The Secret Club, will appear from RPP in February The Great Gildersleeve (–), initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, was one of broadcast history’s earliest spin-off programs. Built around Throckmorton Philharmonic Gildersleeve, a character who had been a staple on the classic radio situation comedy Fibber McGee and Molly, first introduced on Oct. 3, , ep. # The Great Gildersleeve enjoyed .

      The Club NOT to Play: Great Gildersleeves Sad to say that Gildersleeves is the ONLY New York club I ever went to (aside from a visit to Beauty Bar for a book release party). I happened to be in the NYC area (a relative rarity) when The Flashcubes played at Gildersleeves one night in Spring of ' I wish I had a first-hand memory of. THE GILDERSLEEVE CHILDREN'S RECORDS. I first got word that these recordings existed from the great man himself. At the close of one of the November, broadcasts, Gildy cut in on the show's closing announcements with an announcement of his own — that the second collection of his children's story albums had just been released by Capitol records, thanks to .


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The Great Gildersleeve is a radio situation comedy broadcast in the United States from Aug to Initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, it was one of broadcast history's earliest spin-off programs.

The series was built around Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, a regular character from the radio situation comedy Fibber McGee and character was Written by: John Whedon, Leonard L.

Levinson. THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE A Treasure of Old Time Radio and an Early Spinoff Success. The Great Gildersleeve receives a lot of notice for being the first successful "Spin-off" program, where a character from one show leaves and a new program is built around them.

While this is certainly true, there is much more to the show than that. ROLLED UP IN LEROY'S The Great Gildersleeve book A Bonus Comic Book Treatment of Hal Peary and The Great Gildersleeve found in a comic book.

We can be pretty sure that Comic Books would have been an important part of young Leroy Forrester's world, as well that Uncle Mort would yell at him for wasting his time and dimes on them, then read them himself when Leroy or anyone.

The Great Gildersleeve is a radio situation comedy broadcast from Augto Ma Initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, it was one of broadcast history's earliest spin-off programs. The series was built around the character Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, a regular element of the radio situation comedy Fibber McGee and.

Mostly this is an underrated book, Gildersleeve was an unusual comedy in that it did story arcs much as today's tv does but that was unusual at the time, and this book outlines those story The Great Gildersleeve book with specific episodes detailed. This gives it a real historical narrative quality that is almost impossible to find in otr books/5(4).

Old Time Radio Programs. Harold Peary as The Great Gildersleeve. This is the season. SEASON 01 SEASON 02 SEASON 03 SEASON 04 SEASON 05 SEASON. Gildersleeve was "spun-off" into his own show instarring the one-of-a-kind Hal Peary. Peary had one of the most distinctive voices (and laughs) on radio, and this book is a fine tribute to his artistry.

A favorite aspect of the book is the handling of the "Gildersleeve story."5/5(1). The Great Gildersleeve was the first show to be centered on a single parent balancing raising children, work, and a social life, accomplished with taste and genuine wit, often at the expense of Gildersleeve's slightly understated pomposity.

Radio veteran, Hal Peary originated the role of Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve but left the series at the. The Great Gildersleeve (TV Series –) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. The Two Great Gildersleeves by Dan McGuire - Paperback Book () for $ from Old-Time Radio - Order by Phone Price: $ This book is a guide to more than episodes of The Great Gildersleeve that are in circulation and also to the scripts of 46 episodes for which no recordings exist.

Background on the development of the program is included, and the appendices include a list of episodes as well as information about cast members, notable occurrences on the 5/5(2).

The Great Gildersleeve, a sitcom aired on NBC Radio from Aug towas a spin-off from another popular comedy series Fibber McGee and Molly, or centered on the story of Throckmorton Philharmonic Gildersleeve, who was also the main character of the FMAM.

Harold Peary, a popular radio and television personality, was given the lead role. Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve was a popular character appearing each week on the Fibber McGee and Molly radio show.

On AugGildersleeve landed his own situation comedy, The Great Gildersleeve, becoming radio's first sleeve moved from the town of Wistful Vista, where Fibber McGee and Molly lived, to Summerfield, where he oversaw his.

Directed by Gordon Douglas. With Harold Peary, Jane Darwell, Nancy Gates, Charles Arnt. Gildersleeve, a small town bachelor, has slapstick troubles with a husband-hunting woman and two helpful kids/10().

The Great Gildersleeve (), initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, was one of broadcast history's earliest spin-off programs. Built around Throckmorton Philharmonic Gildersleeve, a. This book is a guide to more than episodes of The Great Gildersleeve that are in circulation and also to the scripts of 46 episodes for which no recordings exist.

Background on the development of the program is included, and the appendices include a list of episodes as well as information about cast members, notable occurrences on the. Tuning In The Great Gildersleeve book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. When Throckmorton P.

Gildersleeve bade farewell to Fibber /5. THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE(S) The Great Gildersleeve was Network Radio’s first and most successful spinoff was based on the character created by Don Quinn for Harold Peary’s talents as the blustery neighbor of Fibber McGee & Molly in who left Wistful Vista two years later for his own adventures in Summerfield - “ a train trip away at the end of the line.”.

: The Great Gildersleeve () by Charles Stumpf; Ben Ohmart and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(2). This book is a guide to more than episodes of The Great Gildersleeve that are in circulation and also to the scripts of 46 episodes for which no recordings exist.

Background on the development of the program is included, and the appendices include a list of episodes as well as information about cast members, notable occurrences on the Brand: Mcfarland & Company, Inc., Publishers.

OLSEN WHO'S * LEAVING TOWN" B "GILDY RUNS FOR SHERIFF" * A "VISIT BY AUNT HATTIE" * B "TRYING TO END AUNT HATTIE'S * Final show of the main series STAY" Series: "THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE" NBC KRAFT STARS: Willard Waterman, Walter Tetley, Earle .The Great Gildersleeve was the first in a series of four short and sweet small town comedies directed by Gordon Douglas between and Douglas had already proved himself a natural at such breezy fare with over 25 Our Gang comedies in his back pocket – including the Academy Award winning Bored of Education.The Gildersleeve Project began as one hobbyist's effort to acquire and share this wonderful program with all OTR enthusiasts who enjoy this kind of wholesome family entertainment.

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