Happy Easter to one and all!
The night is over, the sun is tall.
The day did break with a tiny beam
And flooded life with Light supreme.
― Paul F. Kortepeter, Holly Pond Hill: A Child’s Book of Easter
Here’s wishing you and yours an old-fashioned, happy Easter.
You can find a collection of vintage Easter images here.
If you prefer the sounds of the season enjoy these old-time radio shows courtesy of supreme talents in entertainment…
From April 5, 1953 it’s The Jack Benny Program with “Easter Parade”
From March 27, 1948 it’s The Life of Riley with “The Giant Easter Bunny Fertilizer”
From April 2, 1944 it’s The Charlie McCarthy Show Easter entry with guest stars Orson Welles and Jane Powell.
From April 25, 1943 it’s The Great Gildersleeve with “Rabbits”
From April 17, 1949 it’s The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet Easter Show
From March 24, 1951 it’s My Favorite Husband with “Iris and Liz’s Easter”
From April 8, 1947 it’s The Mel Blanc Show and “The $100 Easter Egg Hunt”
For an extra special treat here’s Burns and Allen in “The Easter Hat War Council”