Toast of the Town

Season 6 Episode 34

May 9, 1954: The ASCAP Story, Part 2

Aired Sunday 8:00 PM May 09, 1954 on CBS
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May 9, 1954: The ASCAP Story, Part 2

Part Two of a 2-part tribute to The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.
--Julius LaRosa sings "Young At Heart" and "Three Coins in the Fountain."
--Julius La Rosa and The Whiting Sisters (Barbara and Margaret) perform "Ain't We Got Fun?"
--Barbara and Margaret Whiting - do a medley of songs written by their father, Richard Whiting, including "The Japanese Sandman," "Honey" and "Beyond the Blue Horizon."
--Margaret Whiting sings "My Ideal."
--Dolores Gray sings "Melancholy Baby" and "From This Moment On."
--Jack Norworth sings his composition "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" with assistance by three members of the Philadelphia Athletics (probably Bobby Shantz, Bob Trice and Vic Powers).
--Joe E. Howard (Vaudeville performer & songwriter) performs "Goodbye My Lady Love" and "Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now."
--Audience bow: Grace Kahn (widow of lyricist Gus Kahn).


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