WorldCat Identities

Vander Meer, Johnny 1914-1997

Works: 13 works in 14 publications in 2 languages and 848 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Songs and music  History  Historical radio programs  Radio specials  Nonfiction radio programs  Documentary radio programs  Radio sports events 
Roles: Speaker
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Johnny Vander Meer
Take me out to the ball game( Recording )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baseball--an action history -- Take me out to the ball game. Casey at the bat / Ernest Lawrence Thayer (recited by Vincent Price) -- The base ball March / Johann C. Schmid -- They're all good American names / William Jerome, Jean Schwartz -- Home-Run Quick-Step / John Zebley, Jr. -- Our Orioles two-Step march / R.M. Stults -- Hurrah for our national game / Walter Neville -- Our champion's march, op. 4 / J. Franklin -- Slide, Kelly, slide! comic song / J.W. Kelly -- Live oak polka / J.H. Kalbfleich -- Base ball fever / H. Angelo -- The spectator march and two-step / Jos. Perrong -- -- The umpire is a most unhappy man / Hough & Adams, Jos. E. Howard -- Base ball polka / Jas. M. Goodman -- One-a strike / Arthur Longbrake -- Baseball quadrille / H. von Gudera -- Jake! Jake! the Yiddisher ball-player / Blanch Merrill, Irving Berlin -- The baseball rag / Dave Wolff, Clarence Jones -- The tiger polka / C.C. Smith -- That ball club march / J. Thomas Baldwin -- Who would doubt that I'm a man? / M.S., A.F. Groebl -- The base ball cake walk / Juan G. Evans -- Take me out to the ball game / Jack Norworth, Albert von Tilzer
Famous moments in sports( Recording )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Compilation of old time radio shows covering sports and sports personalities from the 1930's, 1940's, and 1950's. Mel Allen covers moments in baseball featuring Yankee slugger Babe Ruth, Giants pitcher Carl Hubbell, Cincinnati pitcher Johnny Vander Meer on his successive no-hit games, Lou Gerhig's retirement, hits by Yankees' "Cookie" Lavagetto and Joe DiMaggio, Ruth's final address to Yankees fans as he dies of cancer, Russ Hodges calling Bobby Thompson's home run to win the 1951 pennant for the Giants, and Ralph Branca the losing pitcher with Duke Snider commenting with Eddie Stanky and manager Leo Durocher. Dodger Roy Campanella wishes the Giants well. Don Dunphy narrates a look at the world of boxing featuring Jack Dempsey on his fight with Jess Willard, the Dempsey vs. Gene Tunney fight "long count", the Joe Louis vs. Tommy Farr fight and the Louis vs. Max Schmeling 1939 knockout in two minutes, Louis' inductions into the U.S. Army, then more Louis fights after the war. Clem McCarthy narrates a feature about college football including Roy Riegels wrong-way run for California against Georgia Tech in the 1929 Rose Bowl, and a news bulletin on the Pearl Harbor attack interrupting a pro football game. Marty Glickman looks at the 1936 Olympics, the success of Jesse Owens, and Roger Bannister's four minute mile in 1954. Clem McCarthy covers horse racing
Jumpstyle top 100( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Baseball--an action history. Baseball--an action history( Recording )

1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.09 (from 0.06 for Double no- ... to 0.99 for Johnny Van ...)

Alternative Names
Dutch Master, 1914-1997

Johnny Vander Meer Amerikaans honkballer (1914-1997)

Johnny Vander Meer jogador de beisebol americano

Johnny Vander Meer joueur américain de baseball

Meer, John Samuel Vander, 1914-1997

Meer, Johnny Vander, 1914-1997

Vander Meer, John Samuel, 1914-1997


English (13)

German (1)