Tag: Marjorie

The Great Gildersleeve: Gildy’s Diet / Arrested as a Car Thief / A New Bed for Marjorie

The Great Gildersleeve (1941–1957), initially written by Leonard Lewis Levinson, was one of broadcast history’s earliest spin-off programs. Built around Throckmorton Philharmonic Gildersleeve, a character who had been a staple on the classic radio Discover A Lot More

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The Great Gildersleeve: Halloween Party / Hayride / A Coat for Marjorie

Premiering on August 31, 1941, The Great Gildersleeve moved the title character from the McGees’ Wistful Vista to Summerfield, where Gildersleeve now oversaw his late brother-in-law’s estate and took on the rearing of his orphaned niece and nephew, Discover A Lot More

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