DR. WEST’S CELEBRITY NIGHT
Compiled by Martin Grams, Jr.
A musical variety series sponsored by Dr. West’s Tooth Powder and Dental Care products.
Broadcast over NBC Saturday evenings from 10:30 to 11:00 p.m., EST.
Ethel Shutta was the vocalist on the series, accompanied by her husband George Olsen and his Orchestra.
Each broadcast featured a different guest, usually a comedian or singer.
- (Broadcast of February 22, 1936) Joe Cook
- (2/29/36) Kate Smith guests, and she sings "God Bless America."
- (3/7/36) actor Wallace Beery
- (3/14/36) Tom Howard and George Sheldon
- (3/21/36) Lou Holtz
- (3/28/36) comedian Doc Rockwell
- (4/4/36) Harry Richman
- (4/11/36) comedian Joe Penner
- (4/18/36) dancer Bill Robinson
- (4/25/36) guest unknown
- (5/2/36) Irvin S. Cobb
- (5/9/36) Fred, Dorothy and Paula Stone
- (5/16/36) actress Joan Blondell and actor Bert Wheeler