Manfred F. DeMartino collection of CBS radio scripts, 1943-1945.

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DeMartino, Manfred F. Manfred F. DeMartino collection of CBS radio scripts, 1943-1945.

Manfred F. DeMartino collection of CBS radio scripts, 1943-1945.

Scripts and a photograph acquired by Manfred Frank DeMartino while working backstage at CBS radio during the mid-1940s. Includes scripts for the Frank Sinatra Program, Philip Morris Playhouse, and Your Hit Parade, many of which are autographed by performers. The scripts include advertisements for sponsors such as Vimms Vitamins, Philip Morris cigarettes, and the American Tobacco Company's Lucky Strike cigarettes. The black and white photograph of Philip Morris spokesman Johnny Roventini is autographed.

.42 lin. ft. (1 box, approx. 370 items)

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Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc., 1966

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American actress, author, and lecturer; b. Joan de Beauvoir de Havilland in Japan; came to U.S. in 1919 and subsequently became a naturalized citizen. From the description of Joan Fontaine collection, 1929-1997. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70963167 ...

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