Céad míle fáilte!
Let’s celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in vintage style.
Here’s to a long life and a merry one. A quick death and an easy one. A pretty girl and an honest one. A cold pint and another one!
Fred Allen’s Town Hall St. Patrick’s Day show from March 17, 1937. Allen gets a special shout out, by the way, since he died on this day in 1956
From March 17, 1941 it’s The Burns and Allen Show and “St. Patrick’s Parade”
Red Skelton brings you 1942 St. Patrick’s Day fun
From 1946, a show honoring Lionel Barrymore, Hedda Hopper and St. Patrick, The Radio Hall of Fame
Jack Benny celebrates St. Patrick’s Day on his show in 1947
From March 17, 1949, The Abbott and Costello Show, “It Was His First Square Meal”
Have Gun Will Travel offer a change of pace with this 1960, old-time radio goodie, “Irish Luck”
From 1952 a Lux Radio Theatre presentation of “Top O’ the Mornin'” starring Dennis Day, Ann Blyth and Barry Fitzgerald
Slán go fóill and Happy St. Patrick’s Day!