By Gary Poole
This can be a source of comedy recordings for radio students. integrated is a notes and reviews part together with heritage fabric on the entire radio programmes within the booklet.
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Al]olson • GROUCHO: (Gum) Al, how do you want to be a touring salesman? AL: by no means. i need to stick domestic with my spouse. GROUCHO: i've got a greater notion. You go back and forth and i'm going to remain domestic together with your spouse. I actually have a motor vehicle i'm going to promote you. it is a scouse borrow at 200 funds. I should be aware of, I stole it myself. AL: i don't believe so. GROUCHO: It takes a dimension thirty-four pedestrian. AL: i do not desire a new motor vehicle. GROUCHO: i am additionally within the ice enterprise. do you want 4 thousand kilos of ice? AL: What may I do with 4 thousand kilos of ice? GROUCHO: you'll soften it. it will make swell water. • GROUCHO: I met my woman within the laundry. I knew it used to be rainy wash in the beginning sight. I provided her a pinch of my Lux. She did not say whatever, simply went on, pausing simply to damp dry my head. might 29,1949 Mllrtin d- Lewis • jERRY: DEAN: jERRY: DEAN: jERRY: DEAN: jERRY: i am I provided my lady cash, vehicles, boats, homes. How may you do this? I acquired a fortunate field of Crackerjacks. what is vital is health and wellbeing. take into account ... future health is wealth! what is that received to do with me? you are bankrupt. hiya, i could now not be the neatest guy on the earth, yet think me, lots silly. -1949- one hundred sixty DEAN: i am much more advantageous than you. jERRY: end up it. DEAN: ok, yet I will not hit you difficult. No tougher than this ... (SFX: Soclt! Thud.? jERRY: (Music to b~gin dr~am s~qu~nc~) i am a boxer. They name me Killer Lewis. howdy, you! Take that! And that! And that! coach: Your opponent isn't really within the ring, but. jERRY: here is a left for you! (SFX: Soclt.? FIGHTER: good, here is a good for you! (SFX: Soclt.? jERRY: here is a left! FIGHTER: here is your the teeth. jERRY: i have his process found out. coach: what's it? jERRY: he is attempting to homicide me! jack Benny • MARY: Jack, did you listen? Phil Harris had an twist of fate. jACK: What occurred? MARY: He was once sporting a bowl of goldfish while an individual yelled, "Bottoms up! " ]ACK: You suggest ... ? MARY: Fish, sand and all! He did not brain the fish and sand rather a lot, it was once the water that received him. DENNIS: To make Phil think greater, probably I should still write a track for him. jACK: Dennis, what qualifies you to jot down a track for Phil Harris? DENNIS: I used to paintings in a boiler manufacturing unit. jACK: you are really good, Dennis. DENNIS: i will be able to needless to say, coming from you. jACK: Why? DENNIS: you are nuts approximately me. • woman: i am attempting to find males. jACK: it is a disgrace nature gave you such undesirable ammunition horny lady: hi ... jACK: Now i do know the place all of the ammunition went. Phil, what do you're thinking that of her? PHIL: compliment the Lord and cross the Ammunition! (Popular music of th~ day) June 1, 1949 Milton Berle • GALLUP: women and gents ... -1949- 161 BERLE: that is a smart comment. Mr. Gallup, for 3 years we've got had this comedy exhibit ... GALLUP: i have simply heard. BERLE: That it has been 3 years? GALLUP: That it is a comedy convey. BERLE: and that i are looking to thanks for no longer ruining my jokes. GALLUP: you probably did it good sufficient on your own. • BERLE: I gave my female friend a tremendous diamond famous person sapphire. I will not say it used to be titanic, however the famous person used to be Sidney Greenstreet. GALLUP: you might want to get married. it is a nice establishment.