SHOW DEBUTED ON THIS DAY IN 1931

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Bing Crosby at the CBS microphone

The daily weekday radio show "15 Minutes with Bing Crosby" aired on
CBS. It was Bing’s solo debut on network radio and featured announcer
Ken Carpenter and the Buddy Cole Trio with Rosemary Clooney. Iconic 
guests included Fred Astaire,Tallulah Bankhead, and Johnny Mercer.

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Ken Carpenter

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  1. […] Bing Crosby during broadcast of “15 Minutes with Bing Crosby” in 1931, the first of several radio programs he’d star in. Crosby was highly successful in radio, even as a guest star, in numerous programs into the late 1950s. Source: PDX Retro […]

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