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Storm In A Teacup (Aired January 11, 1948)
First Show: 10-05-47 Last Show: 07-01-49 Number Shows: 78 (39 on NBC, 39 on CBS) Audition Show: none known Series Description: The Ford Theater, sponsored by the Ford Motor Company, presented hour long dramas first on NBC for one only season. The series moved to CBS for its second and last season. There were 39 NBC and 39 CBS hour- long shows (not verified). The show initially received an unfavorable review from the New York Times for poor script adaptation but was still highly rated for the actors' performance and overall production. The show was supposed to feature only original scripts but had to forgo that plan due to lack of quality material.
January 11, 1948. NBC network. "Storm In A Teacup". Sponsored by: Ford. A fine comedy about a small-town journalist who tackles the town's pompous mayor, running for re-election. Arthur Kohl, Howard Lindsay (host), Kenneth Banghart (announcer), Brad Barker, Geoffrey Bryant, Gene Leon