Gladys Swarthout was a popular guest and
regular participant on many radio shows of the '30s and
'40s and into the early '50s.
I'm looking to document more of the items,
but we'll see what comes up. One show was the The
Prudential Hour. This was a popular CBS show featuring
concert music, with opera star Gladys Swarthout and, as
host, the well known opera critic Deems Taylor.
Her many records also
increased her recognition with the public. This listing
is still being compiled. The dates show a specific date
or a range of dates between which Gladys appeard on a
show. The dates are based on a wide number of sources,
including a number of radio transcription disks. Clicking
on the Show will provide a listing of songs that Gladys
was known to have sung on the shows and the dates they
Gladys also appeared on Television on
What's My Line on January 14, 1951 (Episode #35)
as the Mystery Guest.
She was a frequent feature in the Radio Guide and other