30 January 2008

It's the Kraft Music Hall....

The history of the Kraft Music Hall goes back to the middle 1930's. While the above video is for a later edition of the show (televised version) the format is similar with popular singers of the day and their musical guests. In this instance we have Perry Como and the "Old-Groaner" Bing Crosby. In fact, he was one of the "longest-running" announcers for the show.

A small sampling of notable guests and stars included:
In fact, it was this show that helped to name the anti-tank weapon used by the U. S. Army during World War II. That is-->The Bazooka!

Hit the links below for some facinating facts and articles. by the way, care for some macaroni and cheese?

Have a good day!

Bing Crosby and Cheese
Wikipedia: Kraft Music Hall

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