The Joan Edwards Show

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The Joan Edwards Show
Presented by Joan Edwards
Country of origin USA
Running time 15 mins.
Original network DuMont
Picture format Black-and-white
Audio format Monaural
Original release July 4 (1950-07-04) – October 24, 1950 (1950-10-24)

The Joan Edwards Show was an American television variety show broadcast on the now-defunct DuMont Television Network.[1]

Broadcast History[edit]

The 15-minute show was hosted by Joan Edwards (1919-1981), premiered July 4, 1950, and ended October 24, 1950.[2][3]The Joan Edwards Show aired Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:45PM ET, alternating with The Hazel Scott Show which premiered on July 3, 1950 and was in the same time slot on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. (Beginning on October 2, 1950, The Susan Raye Show was a replacement for The Hazel Scott Show after Scott was accused of being a Communist in the newsletter Red Channels.)

Episode status[edit]

As with most DuMont series, no episodes are known to exist.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Terrace, Vincent (2011). Encyclopedia of Television Shows, 1925 through 2010. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-6477-7. P. 535.
  2. ^ IMDB entry
  3. ^ DuMont historical website Archived 2009-02-16 at the Wayback Machine.


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