GRANTLAND RICE (RADIO)

Summary

Grantland Rice comments on and reads his poems about the world of sports. His first poem is about Jack Dempsey; his second is on amateur golf; and his third, "Song of the Unwhipped," is about comebacks. Dr. Frank Black and the NBC Orchestra play a couple of selections. The broadcast opens with a news bulletin.

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: July 18, 1935 Thursday 7:15 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:15:00
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  • CATALOG ID: R77:0234
  • GENRE: Radio - Sports
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Poetry
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - Radio, 1935
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CREDITS

    • Frank Black … Conductor
    • NBC Orchestra … Music Group
    • Grantland Rice … Speaker