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Judy Goes To A Racetrack (Aired September 24, 1946)
A Date with Judy was a comedy radio series aimed at a teenage audience which had a long run from 1941 to 1950. The show began as a summer replacement for Bob Hope's show, sponsored by Pepsodent and airing on NBC from June 24 to September 16, 1941, with 14-year-old Ann Gillis in the title role. Dellie Ellis portrayed Judy when the series returned the next summer (June 23 – September 15, 1942). Louise Erickson took over the role the following summer (June 30 – September 22, 1943) when the series, with Bristol Myers as its new sponsor, replaced The Eddie Cantor Show for the summer. Louise Erickson continued in the role of Judy over the next seven years as the series, sponsored by Tums, aired from January 18, 1944 to January 4, 1949. THIS EPISODE: September 24, 1946. NBC network origination, AFRS rebroadcast. "Judy Goes To A Racetrack." Mr. Foster takes Judy to the racetrack. She's pretty good at picking the winners! Louise Erickson, John Brown, Aleen Leslie (creator, writer), Tommy Cook, Myra Marsh, Paul Sawtelle (composer), Constantine Bakaleinikoff (conductor), Helen Mack (producer, director), Richard Crenna. 28:30. Episode Notes From The Radio Gold Index.