WorldCat Identities

Jordan, Marian 1897-1961

Overview
Works: 278 works in 427 publications in 1 language and 2,111 library holdings
Genres: Radio programs  Radio comedies  Drama  Radio plays 
Roles: Performer, Actor, Narrator, Speaker
Classifications: PN1991.8.C65, 791.4475
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Marian Jordan Publications about Marian Jordan
Publications by  Marian Jordan Publications by Marian Jordan
posthumous Publications by Marian Jordan, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Marian Jordan
Fibber McGee & Molly by Jim Jordan ( Recording )
114 editions published between 1970 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Spirits presents eighteen episodes of the classic comedy series from the golden age of radio. Real life husband-and-wife team Jim and Marian Jordan star as Fibber McGee and Molly. Listen to all of the so-called get-rich-quick scams that Fibber gets involved in. Adding to the insanity are visits from neighbors and friends such as Wallace Whimple, Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, Doc Gamble, and Mayor Latrivia
Comedy superstars ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Episodes from popular radio comedy programs, including the Abbot & Costello show, The Amos 'n' Andy show, the Burns and Allen show, Duffy's Tavern, Fibber McGee and Molly, The Great Gildersleeve, the Jack Benny program, the Life of Riley, My favorite husband, and Our Miss Brooks. Accompanying booklet gives the history of each program
Old-time radio's greatest shows ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each disc contains two episodes from a well-known radio program, originally broadcast in the 1940s and 1950s. Programs include Amos 'n' Andy, The Jack Benny program, The Burns and Allen Show, Dragnet, The Lone Ranger, Escape, Suspense, Fibber McGee & Molly, X-minus one, and Gunsmoke
Burns & Allen Gracie Allen for President ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1940, American was still staggering its way out of the Great Depression and war clouds were rolling in from Europe. In the early months of that year, the upcoming Presidential campaign spotlight turned to perhaps the unlikeliest but certainly the most entertaining, candidate of all. On February 28, 1940, Gracie Allen declared her pioneering female candidacy for President of the United States on the Surprise Party ticket. Politics was perfect for Gracie's particular brand of logical illogic; and from the very start her campaign caught the public fancy. This quirky collection includes 12 surviving "campaign" episodes of the classic Burns & Allen radio program, as well as "campaign stops" by Gracie on the Jack Benny and Fibber McGee & Molly radio programs
Comedy legends from the golden age of radio ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old time radio comedy & laughter ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents twelve radio episodes, digitally restored and remastered from recordings of comedy shows broadcast during the golden age of radio. Includes Abbott and Costello's "Who's on first?" routine
Radio's comedy teams the masters of comic timing ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Disc 1. Abbott & Costello : Veronica Lake (12/02/43) ; Lion hunting (12/12/46) -- disc 2. Burns & Allen : Allergies (9/05/46) ; Lion hunting (12/12/46) -- disc 3. The Jack Benny show : Jack & Mary see Ronald Coleman's movie (2/01/48) ; Nightmare alley (2/08/48) -- disc 4. Amos & Andy : Acting (10/06/44) ; Mistaken identity (10/20/44) -- disc 5. Fibber McGee & Molly : Autumn Leaves Drive (11/25/53) ; Planning Elks New Year's Eve Party (12/29/53) ; Elks extravaganza (12/31/53) ; Fibber the plumber (1/29/53) ;' Overnight in the wrong house (10/28/55) -- disc. 6. The Bob Hope show : Blondie & Dagwood (12/20/38) ; Lum & Abner (2/29/44) -- disc 7. Vic & Sade : Midsommer's madness (7/18/46) ; An unsual border (10/10/46) -- disc 8. Amos & Andy : Madame Queen marriage (10/27/44) ; Nieces (11/3/44) -- disc 9. Burns & Allen : A couple of kleptomaniacs (10/07/48) ; George proposes again (9/25/49) -- disc 10. Kraft Music Hall/Suspense : Bergen & McCarthy (10/02/47) ; Redheaded woman (11/17/49)
Old time radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents twelve radio episodes of comedy shows originally broadcast in the 1940s and 50s
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old time radio shows ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"That ol' closet routine" funniest episode ever aired! by Jim Jordan ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1978 and 1992 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio comedy-variety show which centers around skits featuring Fibber McGee and his wife Molly, who are visited by an assortment of characters. Includes commercials and musical number
The Best of Fibber McGee & Molly ( Recording )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2001 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes four radio episodes. Disc 1, show 1: Molly is home sick with the flu. McGee is in the drug store when he learns that someone wants to thank him. Disc 1, show 2: Fibber inherits 1,000 pounds sterling. Disc 2, show 1: Molly needs a dress form but McGee ruined it by throwing knives, so she uses McGee. Disc 2, show 2: McGee goes into the closet looking for Christmas gifts
Fibber McGee and Molly ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
#1: Fibber McGee and Molly lose Teeny at an amusement park and are followed by a mysterious stranger with on unusual proposition that will change their lives. #2: Fibber and Molly have to find a receipt in their hall closet before they can leave for Hollywood to co-star with Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy in RKO's "Look Who's Laughing."
Fibber McGee and Molly by Inc Radio Classics ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At 79 Wistful Vista there lived Fibber McGee, a fast talking man who was prone to exaggeration. Although he had radio audiences laughing for almost 25 years, his long-suffering wife, Molly, insisted, "T'aint funny McGee." This incredible comedy featured a onslaught of outrageous characters, including two who created their own successful spin off shows: Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, McGee's bickering neighbor, and Beulah, who was played by a male actor. Also inhabiting Wistful Vista was a pesky little girl named Teeny, the snobby Mrs. Abigail Uppington, Greek restauranteur Nick Depopoulous, and subservient husband Wallace Wimple. Then, there was the McGee's notorious closet, which seemed to have a life of it's own. The running gag of the overstuffed closet that heaped random objects on Fibber, friends and family each time it was opened is one of the most memorable on radio
Fibber McGee and Molly by Inc Radio Classics ( )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
At 79 Wistful Vista there lived Fibber McGee, a fast talking man who was prone to exaggeration. Although he had radio audiences laughing for almost 25 years, his long-suffering wife, Molly, insisted, "T'aint funny McGee." This incredible comedy featured a onslaught of outrageous characters, including two who created their own successful spin off shows: Throckmorton P. Gildersleeve, McGee's bickering neighbor, and Beulah, who was played by a male actor. Also inhabiting Wistful Vista was a pesky little girl named Teeny, the snobby Mrs. Abigail Uppington, Greek restauranteur Nick Depopoulous, and subservient husband Wallace Wimple. Then, there was the McGee's notorious closet, which seemed to have a life of it's own. The running gag of the overstuffed closet that heaped random objects on Fibber, friends and family each time it was opened is one of the most memorable on radio
The Old jalopy ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stars on Suspense ( Recording )
in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twelve complete original broadcasts of suspense tales
Fibber McGee & Molly ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The very best of golden age radio ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sherlock Holmes-"Rare Disease" & "Empty House" with Sir John Gielgud as Holmes & Sir Ralph Richarson as Watson
Behind your radio dial [and] Westinghouse presents ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film showing how the network started, a tour of Radio City, and a look at the first NBC television station; it was not made to be telecast. Includes Fred Allen, Toscanini, and Fibber McGee & Molly. Also includes a complete radio show performed for the cameras
 
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Alternative Names
Driscoll, Marian 1897-1961
McGee, Molly 1897-1961
Languages
English (159)
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