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Sep 25, 2019

December 8, 1940 - Jack Benny does his impression of Kit Carson.

Plus they mention Kay Kyser's new movie "You'll Find Out" and Jack Bnny's upcoming movie with Fred Allen "Love Thy Neighbor". They also talk about new electric clothes iron vs the old gas iron.


Sep 18, 2019

December 1, 1940 - This is a great follow-up to the previous episode! Jack Benny had suggested to Don that he call his wife before inviting company over, so Don leaves jack in the bushes in front of his house. While waiting to be let in Jack gets rained on and mugged.

In this episode they mention the Vapour Rub, a cigar...


Sep 11, 2019

November 24, 1940 - Don Wilson has just gotten married and invited the whole gang to meet his new wife Peggy. In the episode they mention the coal miners of Scranton PA, movie producer Darryl F Zanuck, movie star Hedy Lamar and the songs "Now I Lay Me Down To Dream (Of You)", "Dream Valley", "Two Dreams Met", and "I'll...


Sep 4, 2019

The Jack Benny show is on hiatus and we are taking a week off. Next week we will be back with a new episode of This Day in Jack Benny. In the meantime enjoy an episode of another Old Time Radio podcast called Breaking Walls. This episode is about the season leading up to the "I Can't Stand Jack Benny" contest. Enjoy!