BIOGRAPHY IN SOUND: THEY KNEW ALEXANDER WOOLLCOTT (RADIO)

Summary

One in this series of tributes to distinguished people. This program features comments about Alexander Woollcott by Orson Welles, and Eleanor Roosevelt; reporters Charles Brackett, Ben Hecht, and Rebecca West; Woollcott's former classmate Professor Robert Barnes Rudd; columnist Danton Walker; Woollcott's publisher Harold Guinzburg; Woollcott's manager Joseph Hennessey; actor Charles Lederer; and Jane Grant of the Algonquin Roundtable.

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: November 13, 1956 Tuesday 8:35 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:55:00
  • COLOR/B&W:
  • CATALOG ID: R89:0175
  • GENRE: Radio - Talk/Interviews
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Talk/Interviews
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - Radio series, 1955-1958
  • COMMERCIALS:

CREDITS

    • Jack C. Wilson … Production (Misc.), Program prepared by
    • Kenneth Banghart … Narrator
    • Alexander Woollcott
    • Robert Barnes Rudd
    • Jane Grant
    • Charles Brackett
    • Danton Walker
    • Harold Guinzberg
    • Eleanor Roosevelt
    • Ben Hecht
    • Joseph Hennessey
    • Orson Welles
    • Charles Lederer
    • Rebecca West