He became a fixture in early television, but in 1947 he was a rising radio star, and Red Skelton made his only appearance on Al Jolson's Kraft Music Hall this week. Jolson sang an assortment of tunes, both from his "standard" list, and even offering a new seasonal melody. Skelton was allowed to showcase some of his comedic talents, with Jolson as a foil. As always, a wonderful half-hour of radio entertainment will be found in this week's Kraft Music Hall program from December, 1947. Red Skelton

He became a fixture in early television, but in 1947 he was a rising radio star, and Red Skelton made his only appearance on Al Jolson's Kraft Music Hall this week. Jolson sang an assortment of tunes, both from his "standard" list, and even offering a new seasonal melody. Skelton was allowed to showcase some of his comedic talents, with Jolson as a foil. As always, a wonderful half-hour of radio entertainment will be found in this week's Kraft Music Hall program from December, 1947.
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Red Skelton


He became a fixture in early television, but in 1947 he was a rising radio star, and Red Skelton made his only appearance on Al Jolson's Kraft Music Hall this week. Jolson sang an assortment of tunes, both from his "standard" list, and even offering a new seasonal melody. Skelton was allowed to showcase some of his comedic talents, with Jolson as a foil. As always, a wonderful half-hour of radio entertainment will be found in this week's Kraft Music Hall program from December, 1947.
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Al Jolson and Red Skelton


He became a fixture in early television, but in 1947 he was a rising radio star, and Red Skelton made his only appearance on Al Jolson's Kraft Music Hall this week. Jolson sang an assortment of tunes, both from his "standard" list, and even offering a new seasonal melody. Skelton was allowed to showcase some of his comedic talents, with Jolson as a foil. As always, a wonderful half-hour of radio entertainment will be found in this week's Kraft Music Hall program from December, 1947.
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Al Jolson and Red Skelton

Al Jolson on Kraft Music Hall from 04 Dec 1947 http://www.jolson.org/471204/471204.html http://www.jolson.org/471204/iajs081207.mp3 Excerpt of the 04 Dec 1947 broadcast of the Kraft Music Hall, starring Al Jolson. Red Skelton was the guest star on this broadcast, but to hear his portion you will have to check the Jolson website. Here, enjoy Al Jolson doing some Christmas Dreaming, and reminding us that "The Best Things In Life Are Free." The complete broadcast, along with other Jolson radio shows, is available at the Official Al Jolson Website at www.jolson.org. Podcasts Sun, 07 Dec 2008 12:00:00 -0500 webmaster @ jolson.org No Excerpt of the 04 Dec 1947 broadcast of the Kraft Music Hall, starring Al Jolson. Excerpt of the 04 Dec 1947 broadcast of the Kraft Music Hall, starring Al Jolson. Red Skelton was the guest star on this broadcast, but to hear his portion you will have to check the Jolson website. Here, enjoy Al Jolson doing some Christmas Dreaming, and reminding us that "The Best Things In Life Are Free." The complete broadcast, along with other Jolson radio shows, is available at the Official Al Jolson Website at www.jolson.org. 00:06:23 podcast, radio, Al Jolson