Bowling Headliners
Bowling Headliners was television's first regularly scheduled bowling show. Bowling Headliners aired on ABC from 1948-1949 and the DuMont Television Network from November 13, 1949 to April 9, 1950.The...
King Cole's Birthday Party
King Cole's Birthday Party (also known as Birthday Party) was an early American children's television series which aired on the DuMont Television Network. The program was broadcast from 1947 to 1949. ...
Boxing from St. Nicholas Arena
Boxing From St. Nicholas Arena is an American sports program originally broadcast on NBC from 1946 to 1948, and later on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network from 1954 to 1956.
The DuMont ver...
Operation Success
Operation Success is a prime time public affairs television program broadcast on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network.
The program aired from September 1948 to June 1949, Tuesdays at 8pm EST,...
The Alan Dale Show
The Alan Dale Show is an early American television program which ran on the DuMont Television Network in 1948, and then on CBS Television from 1950-1951.
The Alan Dale Show was a musical variety s...
Manhattan Spotlight
Manhattan Spotlight was an early American television program broadcast on the now defunct DuMont Television Network.
The series was a talk show ran from 1949 to 1951 hosted by Charles Tranum. The ...
The Armed Forces Hour
The Armed Forces Hour is an early American television program originally broadcast on NBC and later on the now defunct DuMont Television Network. The series ran from 1949 to 1951. Despite the title of...
Johnny Olson's Rumpus Room
Johnny Olson's Rumpus Room is an American variety show hosted by Johnny Olson.
The show aired at 10am ET from January 17, 1949 to July 4, 1952 on the DuMont Television Network. The show was one of...
Man Against Crime
Man Against Crime (also known as Follow That Man) starring Ralph Bellamy, one of the first television programs about private eyes, ran on CBS, the DuMont Television Network and NBC from October 7, 194...
Stop Me If You've Heard This One
Stop Me If You've Heard This One was a comedy radio series, created by the actor-humorist Cal Tinney (February 2, 1908-December 2, 1993) and sponsored by Quaker Oats. Hosted by Milton Berle, it aired ...
In the Kelvinator Kitchen
In the Kelvinator Kitchen was a NBC Television Network series which aired from 21 May 1947 to 30 June 1948. The series was a cooking show sponsored by Kelvinator, and the appliances used on the show w...
The Life of Riley
The Life of Riley, with William Bendix in the title role, is a popular American radio situation comedy series of the 1940s that was adapted into a 1949 feature film, a long-run 1950s television series...
The Roar of the Rails
The Roar of the Rails is an American children's television series that aired on CBS from October to December 1948, and in October to December 1949. Each episode is 15 minutes long and was essentially ...
Ripley's Believe It or Not! (TV series)
Ripley's Believe It or Not! is a documentary television series based on the newspaper feature that aired in three incarnations.The first Believe It or Not TV series, a live show hosted by Robert L. Ri...
Think Fast (game show)
Think Fast was an American quiz show that ran on ABC from March 26, 1949 to October 8, 1950.The program revolved around a group of five panelists (three regulars and two weekly guest panelists) who wo...
Window on the World
Window on the World is an American variety show which aired on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network. The program aired from January 27, 1949 to April 14, 1949. Each episode was 30 minutes long.
Broadway to Hollywood
Broadway to Hollywood was an early American television program broadcast on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network. While the daytime version was mainly a talk show with news, celebrity gossip, and...
Juvenile Jury
Juvenile Jury is an American children's game show which originally ran on NBC from April 3, 1947 to August 1, 1954. It was hosted by Jack Barry and featured a panel of kids aged ten or less giving adv...
Elder Michaux
Elder Michaux was a religious TV show on the DuMont Television Network, hosted by evangelist Lightfoot Solomon Michaux (1885–1969).
The show was 30 minutes long, originated as a local program on D...
This Is Show Business
This Is Show Business is an American panel discussion program about the entertainment industry, hosted by Clifton Fadiman, which aired on CBS Television from July 15, 1949 to March 9, 1954, and then a...
Author Meets the Critics
Author Meets the Critics was an American talk show which was broadcast by the National Broadcasting Company, American Broadcasting Company, and the DuMont Television Network. The series began as a mid...
And Everything Nice
And Everything Nice is an American fashion-theme television program broadcast on the now defunct DuMont Television Network. The series ran from 1949 to 1950. The program was hosted by Maxine Barrat (b...