The Gay Nineties Revue

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The Gay Nineties Revue
Presented by Joseph E. Howard
Country of origin United States
Running time 30 minutes
Original network ABC
Original release August 11, 1948 – 1949

The Gay Nineties Revue was an American variety series that aired live on ABC Television from August 11, 1948 to mid-1949 on Wednesdays at 8pm ET. The host was songwriter Joseph E. Howard, who was reportedly age 71 at the time he hosted the show.

Production background[edit]

Howard was a popular songwriter and singer, who later had a successful career capitalizing on the nostalgia many had for the "Gay 90's". The series was a hit on radio, before premiering on television.

Preservation status[edit]

At least one episode of this show survives, which can be viewed online at the Internet Archive.

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