From OTRR Wiki

FirstLines: DannyKayeShow

Based on Otter Logs As of Jan 14, 2005

Date Aired : 45/01/06
Episode Number : 1
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Minnie The Moocher
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander and our very special visiting celebrity Eddie Cantor and the music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents the premiere performance of 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye.

Date Aired : 45/01/13
Episode Number : 2
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: The Life Of Danny Kaye
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. Eve Arden: "Come on Danny. Danny Kaye, will you hurry up." Danny Kaye: "Oh, just a minute, Evie."

Date Aired : 45/01/20
Episode Number : 3
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: The Blues (Auction sale/Danny buys a milking machine)
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. Lionel Stander: "Gosh Danny. We walked all over town we can't find a movie we haven't seen. Why is that?"

Date Aired : 45/01/27
Episode Number : 4
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Trip to Washington
First Line : Pabst Blue Ribbon presents: The Danny Kaye Show. Yes neighbors, this is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. For your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. At the moment we find our hero in his hotel room splashing and singing in his bathtub.

Date Aired : 45/02/03
Episode Number : 5
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Brings Baby From Washington
First Line : Pabst Blue Ribbon presents: The Danny Kaye Show. This is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. (garbled) the March of Dimes we greet our aerial globetrotter Danny Kaye as he returns from Washington and sets foot on good old California soil.

The first line contains garbled text.

Date Aired : 45/02/10
Episode Number : 6
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Sends Valentine To Jack Benny
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, Bob Jellison, Kitty Kallen, Buddy De Vito, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon 33 fine brews blended into one great beer presents 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. Danny Kaye: "Hello Airport? This is Danny Kaye again."

Date Aired : 45/02/17
Episode Number : 7
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Dog Gets Danny Evicted
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Harry James and His Music Makers. Presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon: 33 fine brews blended into one great beer. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon presents Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, Kitty Kallen, Bob Jellison, the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers, yours truly Ken Niles and Danny Kaye. Tonight we find that a new interest has entered into Danny Kaye's complicated life.

Date Aired : 45/02/24
Episode Number : 8
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Woman Building Inspector
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Harry James and His Music Makers. Presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon: 33 fine brews blended into one great beer. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon presents Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, Bob Jellison, Shirley Mitchell, the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers, yours truly Ken Niles and Danny Kaye. Well, last week our over-enthusiastic but impractical hero Danny Kaye acquired a little theater.

Date Aired : 45/03/03
Episode Number : 9
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: The Danny Kaye Playhouse
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Harry James and His Music Makers. Presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon: 33 fine brews blended into one great beer. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon presents Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, Bob Jellison, the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers, yours truly Ken Niles and Danny Kaye. Well, it's the opening night of Danny Kaye's new playhouse and in those frantic few moments just before curtain time all is confusion and excitement.

Date Aired : 45/03/10
Episode Number : 10
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Romeo and Juliet
First Line : This is the Danny Kaye Show with Harry James and His Music Makers. Presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon: 33 fine brews blended into one great beer. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon presents Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, Bob Jellison, Shirley Mitchell, the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers, yours truly Ken Niles and those 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. Well, last week saw the official opening of the Danny Kaye Little Theater and things have been rolling right along.

Danny sings Accent-u-ate the positive (see episode 11)

Date Aired : 45/03/17
Episode Number : 11
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Accent-u-ate The Positive
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/03/24
Episode Number : 12
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: The Great Diamond Robbery
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/03/31
Episode Number : 13
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/04/07
Episode Number : 14
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Minnie The Moocher see 45/01/06 Danny Returns from New York
First Line : (following the introduction) Now, for your entertainment, we present the amazingly amusing talent of the one and only Danny Kaye. (applause) Well, today is the day our hero Danny Kaye gets back from his happy and hectic trip to New York. Harry James, the orchestra boys and myself are all down here at the Los Angeles Union Station waiting for Danny's train to come in.

Date Aired : 45/04/14
Episode Number : 15
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: One Man's Irish Family
First Line : The Danny Kaye Show. Yes, it's the Danny Kaye Show with Eve Arden, Lionel Stander, yours truly Ken Niles and the outstanding music of America's top band Harry James and His Music Makers. Now for your entertainment we present the amazingly amusing talents of the one and only Danny Kaye. Danny Kaye sings 'Accent-u-ate the positive'. Well friends, before we open the doors to invite you into the Danny Kaye Little Playhouse tonight we first take you downtown to join our impresario Danny Kaye as he does some last minute shopping in preparation for his forthcoming trip to New York.

Date Aired : 45/04/21
Episode Number : 16
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: The Fairy Pipers
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/04/27
Episode Number : 17
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Danny Kaye
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/05/04
Episode Number : 18
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Blue Skies
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/05/11
Episode Number : 19
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Concerto For War Bonds
First Line : (Announcer:)This is the Danny Kaye Show with Harry James and his Music Makers, presented by Pabst Blue Ribbon. Thirty-three fine brews blended into one great beer. Yes neighbors, for your entertainment Pabst Blue Ribbon presents Eve Arden, Bob Gelison (sp?), Benny Rubin, Shirley Mitchell, the outstanding music of America’s top band Harry James and his Music Makers, your truly Ken Niles. And those 33 fine talents blended into one great comedian: Danny Kaye. Well, neighbors, a great honor has been conferred on our boy, Danny Kaye. He has been appointed chairman of the Seventh War Loan Bond Drive in his neighborhood. For the past week, he’s been busy recruiting bond sales. And as we look in on him now, he is recording his activities in his daring diary.

Date Aired : 45/05/18
Episode Number : 20
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Danny Boy
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/05/25
Episode Number : 21
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/06/01
Episode Number : 22
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Bali Boogie
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/09/28
Episode Number : 23
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/10/04
Episode Number : 24
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Guest - Frank Sinatra
First Line : Tonight Frank Sinatra and Judy Garland take over the Danny Kaye Show with the music of Axel Stordahl and His Orchestra. And here is Frank Sinatra giving his own salute to his co-star of the evening.

Date Aired : 45/10/11
Episode Number : 25
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/10/18
Episode Number : 26
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: no
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/10/26
Episode Number : 27
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Jack Benny Substitutes
First Line : Jack Benny with Mary Livingston, Rochester, Dennis Day, Bob Crosby and yours truly Don Wilson. Ladies and gentlemen, let's go back to Saturday noon.

This sounds like a Jack Benny Show and there is no mention of the Danny Kaye Show but according to http://www.radiogoldindex.com it is the correct show (8497. The Danny Kaye Show. October 26, 1945. Program #25. CBS net origination, AFRS rebroadcast. While Danny is on a U. S. O. tour, the cast of "The Jack Benny Program" substitutes.)

Date Aired : 45/11/02
Episode Number : 28
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/11/09
Episode Number : 29
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: The Eddie Cantor Show
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/11/16
Episode Number : 30
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/11/23
Episode Number : 31
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/11/30
Episode Number : 32
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/12/07
Episode Number : 33
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Stanislavsky
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/12/14
Episode Number : 34
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Dottie Mahoney
First Line :

Date Aired : 45/12/21
Episode Number : 35
Available : NO

Date Aired : 45/12/28
Episode Number : 36
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/01/04
Episode Number : 37
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Danny Kaye
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/01/11
Episode Number : 38
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/01/18
Episode Number : 39
Available : YES
Title/Plot/Host:
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/01/25
Episode Number : 40
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Court Of Human Relations
First Line : 'Hey you, Danny Kaye, I've been waiting for you.' Danny Kaye: 'I was afraid you'd be here. The average radio listener, huh?'

Date Aired : 46/02/01
Episode Number : 41
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Minnie The Moocher
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/02/08
Episode Number : 42
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Molly Malone
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/02/15
Episode Number : 43
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: Guest - Carmen Miranda
First Line : 'Hey you, Danny Kaye.' Danny Kaye: 'Oh well, it's the average radio listener.' 'Yes, chum, could I have a few words with you?'

Date Aired : 46/02/24
Episode Number : 44
Available : YES
Title/Plot/Host:
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/03/01
Episode Number : 45
Available : Yes
Title/Plot/Host: The Wife of O'Riley (Guest - Orson Welles)
First Line : 'Hey you. Hey, Danny Kaye. Just a minute, chum.' Orson Welles: 'Are you adressing me?' 'Yeah, Kaye, I ... Oh, you're Orson Welles.'

Date Aired : 46/03/08
Episode Number : 46
Available : YES
Title/Plot/Host:
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/03/15
Episode Number : 47
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/03/29
Episode Number : 48
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Dr. Christian
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/04/05
Episode Number : 49
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: The Dolly Brothers!
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/04/12
Episode Number : 50
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/04/19
Episode Number : 51
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: The Average Radio LIstener
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/04/27
Episode Number : 52
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Bali Boogie
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/05/03
Episode Number : 53
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/05/10
Episode Number : 54
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Danny Kaye
First Line :

Date Aired : 46/05/17
Episode Number : 55
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/05/24
Episode Number : 56
Available : NO

Date Aired : 46/05/31
Episode Number : 57
Available : NO
Title/Plot/Host: Last Episode
First Line :

Retrieved from http://www.otrr.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/FirstLines/DannyKayeShow
Page last modified on March 28, 2005, at 11:07 PM