A look at my 12 favorite obscurities from the 1940s, including Mary Kay and Johnny, The Face of the War, Super Circus, Hour Glass, and Faraway Hill.
A log detailing every episode, every repeat and every pre-emption during the first and only season of Ruthie on the Telephone, which aired five or six nights a week on CBS from August to November 1949.
I’ve published a new spotlight about Ruthie on the Telephone, a CBS comedy series. Episodes ran for just five minutes six nights a week when it premiered in August 1949.
This five-minute comedy series ran five or six nights a week between August 1949 and January 1950. It starred Ruth Gilbert as a woman in love with a man she had never met. The two would talk on the phone each night.