W Errors


W. LEE O'DANIEL- Sunday show - June 1941
The governor invites people to his speech on Tuesday July 2nd which took place in 1940, not 1941

WALK SOFTLY, PETER TROY

64/01/21    7 Minx In Mink was 64/11/24   51 The Minx In Mink

64/02/04    9 Blue-eyed Brazen was 64/05/05   22 The Blue-Eyed Brazen


WALTER WINCHELL

WAR TELESCOPE

430515 should be 430522

43/05/15 - War Carried to the Axis is announced as the 194th week of war. 43-04-11 is announced as the 188th week of war. 43/05/29 The Week Of Decision is announced as the 195th week of the war. 43-05-29 refers to Dunkirk as 3 years ago today which is correct for that date. Following the pattern of the other shows, 'War Carried to The Axis' was aired on 43/05/22.  FYI, the "week of war" starts on Sep. 1 1939, the date Germany invaded Poland. 

W.C. FIELDS


The file listed as from 381022 is not from that date. Fields was on Your Hit Parade on that date, and this is not a clip from that. This is a sketch called 'The Pharmacist' with an unknown date.

WE THE PEOPLE
We The People 40-09-03 (x) Boy Finds a Dog was 40-02-06 Daughter of Lillian Russell

We The People 40-09-10 (x) Title Unknown was 40-09-03 Boy Finds A Dog

47-01-23 Time's Woman of the Year s/b 47-01-26

470611 Woman of the Year was 470123

49-01-26 Life on Mars s/b 49-11-18. The show host interviews the winner of the 1949 Nobel Prize in physics (Dr. Yukawa). The Nobel announcement was made on Nov. 3, 1949.

WEDNESDAY WITH YOU
Wednesdays With You 451003 - Closing The Lodge With Harry Von Zell  s/b
Wednesday With You 450919 - Closing The Lodge With Harry Von Zell

WENDY WARREN AND THE NEWS

46-06-17 s/b 49-06-17 Wendy Warren was first on the air June 23, 1947. The prosecution rested its case in the Alger Hiss trial putting a stenographer on the stand.
See http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1350&dat=19490617&id=JVVIAAAAIBAJ&sjid=FAAEAAAAIBAJ&pg=3798,1601748

47-06-27 was 48-04-27. Opens with news of Arab countries getting ready to invade the Jewish state. That happened in May, 1948. Says today is a presidential primary in
Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. See http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=35787

48-04-27 s/b 48-04-26. Starts with news of fight for Arab city of Jaffa. At 1:15 says primaries for President in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania are tomorrow, so this is a Monday
broadcast. See http://www.ourcampaigns.com/RaceDetail.html?RaceID=35787

WESTERN STARS

46-09-10 Western Stars announces a Sunday broadcast but has a Tuesday broadcast date.

WGN BARN DANCE

xx-xx-xx WGN Barndance was 61-03-11 WGN Barn Dance (first broadcast)

WHATEVER BECAME OF
72-09-20 (or 72-09-27) Vic and Sade was 71-10-26 Bill Idelson

WHAT'S MY LINE

570611 375 afrts 223 jane russell s/b 570811

 

WHEN A GIRL MARRIES
45-xx-xx Hitchhiker Dumps Harry was 48-11-03
45-xx-xx The Hitchhiker was 48-11-01