List of Advertisers - 1949

ADVERTISERPROGRAMDAYTIMENO. OF
STATIONS
DURATION
OF CONTRACT
Ace Markets, Inc.
Art Dealers
Songs By Great SingersSun1:45 - 2:00 p.m.
3:00 - 3:30 p.m.
4701/16/49 - 02/06/49
02/13/49 - 03/06/49
American Bird Products, Inc.
(Bird Food)
American Radio WarblersSun1:30 - 1:45 p.m.1610/31/48 - 04/24/49
10/23/49 -
Bayuk Cigars, Inc.
(Phillies)
Inside of SportsMon-Fri7:45 - 8:00 p.m.17909/10/45 - 09/02/49
Brown Shoe Co.
(Robleee Shoes)
Sports Magazine Annual AwardsWed10:00 - 10:30 p.m.5601/19/49 (1 time)
Burrus Mill & Elevator Co.
(Light Crust Flour)
Light Crust Dough BoysMon/Wed/Fri12:30 - 12:45 p.m.
11:45 - 12:00 p.m.
12509/05/49 - 12/09/49
12/12/49 -
Capehart-Farnsworth, Inc.
(television sets)
"A Christmas Carol"Sun3:00 - 3:30 p.m.45012/25/49 (1 time)
Carter Products, Inc.
(Carter's Little Liver Pills)
Jimmie FidlerSun9:30 - 9:45 p.m.5909/07/47 - 06/26/49
Chamberlain Sales Corp.
(hand lotion)
John B. KennedySat7:55 - 8:00 p.m.40012/24/49 -
Christian Reformed Church
(religion)
Back to GodSun11:00 - 11:30 a.m.26012/07/47 -
H. C. Cole Milling Co.
(Omega Flour)
Ernie Lee Omega ShowSun3:00 - 3:30 p.m.5909/26/46 - 06/19/49
Conti Products, Inc.
(Castile Shampoo & Soap)
Yours For a SongFri8:30 - 8:55 p.m.1711/30/48 - 05/13/49
Cudahy Packing Co.
(Old Dutch Cleanser)
Nick Carter, Private DetectiveSun6:30 - 7:00 p.m.40509/15/46 - 06/05/49
09/11/49 -
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Coal Co.
(Blue Coal)
The ShadowSun5:00 - 5:30 p.m.3709/12/48 - 06/05/49
09/11/49 -
Doubleday & Co.
(Book Publishers)
John B. Kennedy - Sidney WaltonSun1:00 - 1:15 p.m.6001/02/49 - 04/24/49
09/25/49 -
Doubleday & Co.
(Book Publishers)
Doubleday's Quiz ShowMon-Fri11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
12:15 - 12:30 p.m.
6303/28/49 - 04/22/49
09/19/49 -
First Church of Christ Scientist
(religion)
Healing Ministry of Christian ScienceSat4:45 - 5:00 p.m.6404/03/48 -
Fram Corp.
(Gas, Oil & Air Filters)
Sports Thrill of the WeekSat9:55 - 10:00 p.m.11703/12/49 - 06/04/49
Wally Frank Ltd.
(pipes)
Profiles in the NewsSun11:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.6011/20/49 - 11/27/49
General Foods Sales Corp.
(Post Bran Toasties, Raisin Bran)
House of MysterySun4:00 - 4:30 p.m.48209/15/45 -
General Foods Sales Corp.
(Gaines Dog Food)
Juvenile JurySun3:30 - 4:00 p.m21310/03/48 - 06/26/49
10/02/49 -
Gillette Safety Razor Corp.
(Gillette Safety Blades & Razors)
All-Star Baseball GameTue1:15 p.m. - concl.45007/12/49 only
Gillette Safety Razor Corp.
(Gillette Safety Blades & Razors)
World Series of 1949W/Th/F/Sa
Su
12:45 pm - concl.
1:45 pm - concl.
45010/5,6,7,8/49
10/09/49
Gillette Safety Razor Corp.
(Gillette Safety Blades & Razors)
Army vs. Navy
Blue-Grey Game
Sat1:15 p.m. - concl.
2:30 p.m. - concl.
60011/26/49 only
12/31/49 only
Greystone Press
(Popular Mechanics Magazine)
Mr. Fix-ItSun5:30 - 5:45 p.m.6606/05/49 - 08/28/49
Grove Laboratories
(Fitch Shampoo & Fitch Hair Tonic)
The ShadowSun5:00 - 5:30 p.m.43509/11/49 -
Hallicrafters, Inc.
(television sets)
Hollywood QuizSat5:45 - 6:00 p.m.6112/19/49 -
Helbros Watch Co.
(Helbros Watches)
Quick as a FlashSun
Sat
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
7:30 - 7:55 p.m.
48001/18/44 - 05/29/49
09/24/49 - 12/17/49
George A. Hormel & Co.
(Spam & other canned meats)
Hormel Girls CorpsSat11:00 - 11:30 a.m.16506/05/48 - 02/26/49
Hudson Motor Co.
(automobiles)
AnniversaryMon3:30 p.m.51204/18/49 only
International Milling Co.
(Robin Hood Flour)
Queen for a DayMon/Wed/Fri2:00 - 2:30 p.m.12010/30/47 - 04/08/49
Johns-Manville Corp.
(industrial products)
Bill Henry & the NewsMon-Fri9:55 - 10:00 p.m.
8:55 - 9:00 p.m.
38008/23/48 - 04/22/49
04/25/49 -
Kaiser-Frazer Corp.
(automobiles)
Adventures of the Thin Man
Meet the Boss
Thu
Sat
10:00 - 10:30 p.m.
9:30 - 10:00 p.m.
48110/28/48 - 01/20/49
10/23/48 - 01/15/49
Lutheran Laymen's League
(religion)
Lutheran HourSun12:30 - 1:00 p.m.39210/24/37 -
Mail Pouch Tobacco Co.
(tobaccos)
Fishing & Hunting Club of the AirMon
Thu
9:30 - 9:55 p.m.
8:30 - 8:55 p.m.
13312/23/46 - 5/16/49
5/26/49 -
Miami Margarine Co.
(Nu-Maid Margarine)
Queen for a DayTue - Thu2:00 - 2:30 p.m.2351/04/49 - 4/14/49
Miles Laboratories, Inc.
(Alka-Seltzer)
Queen for a DayMon-Fri2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
2:30 - 3:00 p.m.
41410/29/45 - 11/11/49
11/14/49 -
Benjamin Moore & Co.
(paints & varnishes)
Your Home BeautifulSat10:30 - 10:45 a.m.3833/08/49 - 5/28/49
Murine Co.
(Murine)
John B. KennedySat7:55 - 8:00 p.m.3999/24/49 - 12/17/49
Mutual Benefit Health & Accident Ass'n of Omaha
(insurance)
Mayor of the TownSun7:30 - 7:55 p.m.4541/09/49 - 7/03/49
National Biscuit Co.
(Shredded Nabisco)
Straight ArrowMon
Tue/Thu
8:00 - 8:30 p.m.
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
3452/07/49 -
2/08/49 -
Nat'l Council of Protestant Episcopal Churches
(religion)
Great Scenes from Great PlaysFri8:00 - 8:30 p.m.47010/01/48 - 2/25/49
Noxzema Chemical Co.
(Noxzema products)
Gabriel HeatterMon9:00 - 9:15 p.m.
7:30 - 7:45 p.m.
21412/27/48 - 4/18/49
4/29/49 -
Perfect Circle Co.
(piston rings)
Indianapolis Speedway RaceMon11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
1:30 - 1:45 p.m.
2:45 - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 - 4:30 p.m.
490
356
375
5/30/49 only
Philip Morris & Co.
(cigarettes)
Kate Smith Sings
Against the Storm
Queen for a Day
Mon - Fri
Mon - Fri
Mon - Fri
12:15 - 12:30 p.m.
11:30 - 11:45 a.m.
2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
356
375
375
9/20/48 - 10/21/49
4/25/49 -
4/21/47 - 10/21/49
Piedmont Shirt Co.
(Wings shirts)
William L. ShirerSun1:00 - 1:15 p.m.3559/05/48 - 4/10/49
Quaker Oats Co.
(Quaker Oats & Full-O-Pep Feed)
Man on the Farm
" "
Roy Rogers Show
Sat
Sat
Sun
12:00 - 12:30 p.m.
11:30 - 12:00 p.m.
6:00 - 6:30 p.m.
393
393
489
8/27/49 - 10/01/49
10/08/49 -
8/29/48 -
Radio Bible Class
(religion)
Radio Bible ClassSun10:00 - 10:30 a.m.28911/10/40 -
Ralston-Purina Co.
(Chow products)
Checkerboard JamboreeMon - Fri12:15 - 12:30 p.m. (East)
1:45 - 2:00 p.m. (repeat)
20211/17/45 -
Ralston-Purina Co.
(Ralston & Instant Ralston)
Tom Mix & Ralston Straight Shooters
" "
Erskine Johnson
Mon - Fri5:45 - 6:00 p.m.
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
5:55 - 6:00 p.m.
4826/07/44 - 6/24/49
9/26/49 -
11/14/49 -
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.
(Camel Cigarettes)
Cotton Bowl Football GameSat2:00 p.m. - concl.4571/01/49 only
Rhodes Pharmacal Co.
(Imdrin)
Gabriel HeatterThu7:30 - 7:45 p.m.1329/20/49 -
Ronson Art Metal Works
(Ronson Lighters)
Johnny Desmond
Twenty Questions
Sun
Sat
7:55 - 8:00 p.m.
8:00 - 8:30 p.m.
434
464
1/09/48 - 1/01/49
7/06/46 -
R.B. Semler, Inc.
(Kreml Hair Tonic & Shampoo)
Gabriel HeatterWed/Fri
" "
Wed
9:00 - 9:15 p.m.
7:30 - 7:45 p.m.
" "
22110/16/48 - 4/22/49
4/27/49 - 7/01/49
7/06/49 -
Serutan Co.
(Serutan-Nutrex-RDX)
Victor H. Linlahr
Gabriel Heatter
" "
Mon - Fri
Tue - Thu
" "
11:15 - 11:30 a.m.
9:00 - 9:15 p.m.
7:30 - 7:45 p.m.
79
171
171
10/01/45 - 6/29/49
1/02/47 - 4/21/49
4/26/49 - 6/29/49
Shipstad & Johnson
(Ice Follies)
Ice Follies of 1950Thu12:30 - 1:00 a.m.569/08/49 only
Shotwell Manufacturing Co.
(Puritan Marshmallows)
True or FalseSat5:30 - 6:00 p.m.4932/07/48 - 4/30/49
Charles B. Silver Co.
(Red Cross & Silver Cross Brand Foods)
Take a BreakSat5:30 - 6:00 p.m.243/12/49 - 6/04/49
Trimount Clothing Co.
(Clipper Craft Clothes)
Sherlock HolmesMon8:30 - 8:55 p.m.2369/26/48 - 6/06/49
Universal Carloading & Distributing Co.
(institutional)
American Forum of the AirTue
Mon
10:00 - 10:30 p.m.
" "
1210/19/48 - 1/18/49
1/24/49 - 5/16/49
U.S. Tobacco Co.
(tobaccos)
Take a Number
The Man Next Door
Martin Kane, Private Eye
Sat
Sat
Sun
8:30 - 9:00 p.m.
" "
4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
376
107
339
6/05/48 - 7/30/49
2/28/49 -
8/07/49 -
Voice of Prophecy, Inc.
(religion)
Voice of ProphecySun10:30 - 11:00 a.m.2681/04/42 -
Wander Co.
(Ovaltine)
Captain MidnightMon - Fri
Tue - Thu
5:30 - 5:45 p.m.
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
1629/26/48 - 6/17/49
9/20/49 - 12/15/49
Williamson Candy Co.
(Oh Henry candy bars)
True Detective MysteriesSun4:30 - 5:00 p.m.
5:30 - 6:00 p.m.
4923/03/46 - 5/22/49
9/04/49 -
White King Soap Products Co.
(White King Soap Products)
Chandu the MagicianSun10:30 - 11:00 p.m.102/06/49 - 5/01/49
Wilson Sporting Goods Co.
(sports equipment)
All-Star Football GameFri9:30 p.m. - concl.5008/12/49 only


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