Crazy guys gems of American comedy.

Format: Book on CD 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library First Floor - Open Stacks (CD) PN1969.C65 C73 2005x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  (CD) PN1969.C65 C73 2005x
 
 
Summary
An anthology of twenty comedy sketches and routines recorded by American performers in the 1940s and 50s.
Contents
Who's on first? (Abbott & Costello) (5:04)
It's my nose's birthday (Jimmy Durante) (3:04)
Phonetic punctuation (Victor Borge) (5:15)
Lopin' along (Abe Burrows) (3:15)
It's in the book (Johnny Standley) (6:08)
I'm a little busybody (Jerry Lewis) (2:54)
What it was, was football (Andy Griffith) (5:46)
Tim-tay-shun (Red Ingle & his Natural Seven ; with Cinderella G. Stump (Jo Stafford)) (2:45)
St. George and the dragonet (Stan Freberg) (3:27)
Pal-Yat-Chee (Spike Jones & his City Slickers) (3:27)
Bebop's fable: Jack and the beanstalk (Steve Allen) (3:43)
Hooray, hooray, I'm goin' away (Beatrice Kay) (2:53)
What a crazy guy (Wally Cox) (2:52)
Who hid the halibut on the poop deck? (Yogi Yorgesson (Harry Stewart)) (2:38)
The Chinese waiter (Buddy Hackett) (4:13)
SAL (the Vagabonds) (2:47)
Open the door, Richard (Dusty Fletcher) (5:53)
Some little bug (Phil Harris) (2:47)
Heinie's and Moe's (Bob Hope & Bing Crosby ; with Doris Day) (5:11)
How d'ye do and shake hands (Danny Kaye, Jimmy Durante, Jane Wyman, & Groucho Marx) (2:49).

Additional Information
Subjects Comedians -- United States.
American wit and humor.
Comedy sketches.
Humorous monologues.
Audiobooks.
Publisher London :Sanctuary,2005
Contributors Durante, Jimmy, 1893-1980, performer.
Borge, Victor, performer.
Burrows, Abe, 1910-1985, performer.
Standley, Johnny, performer.
Lewis, Jerry, 1926-2017 performer.
Griffith, Andy, 1926-2012, performer.
Ingle, Red, performer.
Stafford, Jo, performer.
Freberg, Stan, performer.
Jones, Spike, 1911-1965, performer.
Allen, Steve, 1921-2000, performer.
Kay, Beatrice, performer.
Cox, Wally, 1924-1973, performer.
Stewart, Harry, 1908-1956, performer.
Hackett, Buddy, 1924-2003, performer.
Fletcher, Clinton Dusty, performer.
Harris, Phil, 1904-1995, performer.
Hope, Bob, 1903-2003, performer.
Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977, performer.
Day, Doris, 1922-2019, performer.
Kaye, Danny, performer.
Wyman, Jane, 1917-2007, performer.
Marx, Groucho, 1890-1977, performer.
Abbott and Costello (Comedy team) , performer.
Natural Seven (Musical group : Red Ingle), performer.
City Slickers, performer.
Vagabonds (Comedy group), performer.
Sanctuary Records Group.
Participants/Performers Various performers.
Language English
Notes All selections previously released between 1945 and 1953.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Cary Ginell ([8] p.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc (1 hr., 16 min.) : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.
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