My Financial Career (11-18-48) & Free Land (11-25-48)
Sponsored by Hallmark Cards, Inc. to help market greeting cards, Hallmark Hall of Fame started as a CBS radio program, the Hallmark Playhouse (1948). The program presented well-known contemporary and classical literature often portrayed by well known Hollywood stars. The program made the transition to television in December 1951 and evolved into the Hallmark Hall of Fame. The collection consists of scripts and production material related to both radio and television programs created for Hallmark.
TODAY'S SHOW: My Financial Career (11-18-48) and Free Land (11-25-48)
November 18, 1948. CBS network. "My Financial Career". Sponsored by: Hallmark Cards. A story about a man who hated banks...obviously custom written for Jack Benny. Jack Kirkwood, James Hilton (host), Howard Snyder (adaptor), Lyn Murray (composer, conductor), Stephen Leacock (author), Jack Benny, Frank Goss (announcer), Dee Englebach (producer, director).