Our miss brooks old time radio golden age of radio. Its little more than an extended sitcom episode with a lot of sexism, it was the fifties after all with not enough time spent focusing on the students from the series in exchange for a rich brat and his dull father. The our miss brooks tv show, like many other comedy series of the day, began on the radio in 1948. Watch our miss brooks season 4, episode 29 the 350,000 question. Season 1 cbs 195253 episode guide compiled by the classic tv archive contributions by. I thought syndication masters were in the case of a halfhour show like. Our miss brooks 490911 057 the school board aka head of the school board, old time radio. Jack benny radio show 41843 jack opens swimming pool for the season duration. Our miss brooks is an american situation comedy starring eve arden as a sardonic highschool english teacher. Boynton and miss brooks are unhappy about their travel budgets, so they decide to pool their money with others, so t.
Miss brooks campaigns to save a milkwagon horse named geraldine. Our miss brooks called her radio classroom to order beginning july 19, 1948. I discovered omb in the 1980s and still enjoy listening to them. But a series of calamities occur primarily involving a car she just fixed plus ruining boyntons perfect attendance and conklins trip. French and lorna worked together on the staff of the duke and duchess. Miss brooks may find a new paramour, and this one a little more aggressive than. Not every episode is great, but some are fantastic. Conklin had acquired the job as principal there, and he and other cast members remained on the show to harass her. Our miss brooks trying to pick a fight tv episode 1952.
Our miss brooks often reused scripts, usually altered in detail, but on several occasions. In this and other episodes of the our miss brooks radio program, connies fondest wish is to abandon. Our miss brooks had been a radio and tv sitcom hit thanks to the considerable input of star eve arden. The definitive our miss brooks radio log with eve arden, jeff. Trying to pick a fight from season 1 at join sign up keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. It began as a radio show broadcast on cbs from 1948 to 1957. Tom alger, tom dischley, rina fox, wayne miller, robert leszczak. Our miss brooks season 4 episode 3 at her new school, miss brooks has replaced a teacher miss montoya who just got married and is leaving on her honeymoon. It was a comedy about a wisecracking, spinster english teacher at madison high school who yearns for love with philip boynton, a. Many of the scripts for the tv show were adapted from the radio scripts.
Hour magazine our miss brooks reunion, 1985 by videoholicultimate. My watchlist keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. In 1952, our miss brooks moved to cbs television, becoming one of televisions first hit television shows. The numbering system in this document refers to episode, not script numbers. The radio series ceased producing original episodes around the same time, but still continued to air repeats well into 1957.
The baroness and the butler full movie william powell anabella tcc ai color duration. Davis, gets rides to school with student walter, fights with principal conklin, and tries to snag shy biology teacher boynton. You need to listen to more that one episode so you can learn the traits of the different characters. Miss brooks is urged by margaret and philip to fight to get a penny back after a weight machine malfunctions. Overview of our miss brooks, 1956, directed by al lewis, with eve arden, gale gorden, don porter, at turner classic movies. But a rumor spreads among the students that shes broke. Id love to hear my readers theoriesespecially if theyre salacious. Then a perfect gown arrives along with a rideto the dance. Here connie gets a note from the french teacher that she thinks is romantic, but as the. Can you match these boat names to the correct tv shows. Our miss brooks season 1 episode 19 the model teacher.
The first part of the episode is adequate, but the dream sequence takes things to a kooky, but humorous level. Our miss brooks audition episode with shirley booth april 9, 1948 by a room with a view. A female photographer who arrives to take pictures of a model teacher catches the eye of mr. This infuriates miss brooks who forces herself between the two.
With eve arden, gale gordon, jane morgan, ricky vera. Watch our miss brooks season 4, episode 28 geraldine. Season one, which uses many radio scripts, is the tv series strongest and most consistent. In the radio series, minerva had the habit of sleeping inside mrs. Ronero that a syndicate he has formed had bought the school and made her the new principal. Season 3, episode 29 may 27, 1955 after all the male teachers at madison high turn chicken, its connie who must jump from the schools roof to a. Boynton is escorting miss brooks to a dance when his car runs out of gas. The trials and tribulations of connie brooks, the wisecracking english teacher at madison high school.
Meta movies nostalgia oldtime radio our miss brooks radio retro. Our miss brooks is an american sitcom starring eve arden as a sardonic highschool english. Connie needs new slippers for the masquerade ball and she buys them from a mysterious salesman. Our miss brooks began as a successful radio series in 1948, featuring arden, gordon, crenna. Miss brooks is delighted when her former sweetie mr. Although this is a similar premise as episode 55, they are completely different programs. Our miss brooks is an american sitcom starring eve arden as a sardonic highschool english teacher. Our miss brooks top hat, white tie, and bridle tv episode 1956. Miss brooks teaches english at madison high, rents a room from mrs. Theater lux returned on august 30 and its debut as a regular cbs series in its. Conklin gives miss brooks a chance to be principal for a day. Our miss brooks ran for episodes on television and won an emmy award before it was. The quality of life of riley is quite good, but you have to turn the sound right up for our miss brooks, resulting in an annoying hum in the background.
Conklin was played by joseph forte in the shows first episode. Boynton as a midwife while conklin and munsey are sent into a tizzy. Miss brooks taught at madison high, but transferred to a nearby private elementa. Featuring a witty professional woman as the central character of the old time radio show, our miss brooks was a groundbreaking concept. However, our miss brooks soon found itself on the big screen with warner brothers 1956 film of the same name, which ignored the events of season four and finally united miss brooks with mr. Produced by larry berns and written and directed by al lewis, our miss brooks premiered on the network on july 19th, 1948. Our miss brooks is an american situation comedy starring eve arden as a. Watch our miss brooks season 4, episode 30 principal for a day. Today were continuing our threeweek series on the best episodes from the tv version of our miss brooks. Regarding these 178 eps of old time radio sitcom, our miss brooks, with eve arden i do realize there are many many omb downloads available online, which possibly prompts you to think right yet another person uploading that which has already been countless times. Our miss brooks finished in nielsen ratings that season at number 15 overall after. In 1956, the sitcom was adapted for the big screen in the film of the same name.
Miss brooks 1952 eve arden in our miss brooks 1952 eve arden and robert rockwell in our miss brooks. With eve arden, gale gordon, robert rockwell, richard crenna. Our miss brooks radio show 8 28 55 audio visual experiment by franknelsonnet. Our miss brooks season 2 episode 11 oh, dem golden slippers. Reunion from season 4 at join sign up keep track of your favorite shows and movies, across all your devices. Jerry van dyke chose my mother the car over gilligans island and the andy griffith show try to answer this tv trivia all about money. Our miss brooks is an american sitcom starring eve arden as a sardonic high school english.
Our miss brooks was considered groundbreaking for showing a woman who was neither a scatterbrained klutz nor a homebody but rather a working woman who transcended the actual or assumed limits to. Miss brooks is talked into buying geraldine, the milk run horse, by benny. This threeact extended episode of the show revolves around miss brooks directing the school. Gordon succeeded him for the rest of the series run. With spring in the air and loveydovey couples all around, mr. Stay in touch with our miss brooks next episode air date and your favorite tv shows. The head of the school informs miss brooks that to continue to work at the school, she much live nearby, in the valley. But complications arise when its discovered she is soon to be a mother with mr. Our miss brooks oldtime radio series radio spirits. Stories depict her romantic misadventures as she struggles to impress philip boynton. Needing a job, miss brooks agrees to make the move. Eve arden played the funloving but sometimes frazzled english teacher at madison high school, our miss brooks. Watch our miss brooks season 4, episode 31 travel crazy.
Our miss brooks is an american situation comedy starring eve arden. At the start of the 19551956 season, madison high was razed for a highway project and miss brooks found a new job at mrs. We are thrilled to be starting our fourth year at greenspace in lewisburg, and eighth season overall, said. Miss brooks finds a four leaf clover and truly believes it will bring good luck including a promotion. Jacques monet, exchange program french teacher gerald mohr. The thirteen best our miss brooks episodes of season one. After he proposes to miss brooks, she dreams about life as a maharajas wife. A hispanic boy in the class, announced that he will always dislike miss brooks because he liked miss montoya so much. Dick crenna, eve arden and jeff chandler from our miss brooks circa 1948. Miss brooks is often tardy because her dates with mr. With eve arden, gale gordon, jane morgan, robert rockwell. Boynton to mixed results but principal conklin effort at arguing with his wife ends disastrously. Eve arden portrays miss connie brooks, an overworked and underpaid teacher of 10th grade english at madison.