Created by Sgt. George Baker during WWII, "Sad Sack" began his life as a Comic Strip character when, on June 1942, Harvey Comics issued the first Sad Sack Comic book titled "Yank the Army Weekly".
In the summer of 1946, with the help of Herb Vigran & Sponsor Old Gold Cigarettes, Sad Sack came to life on the radio.
Sad Sack" aired as the summer replacement for Frank Sinatra's radio program which lasted from June 12th until Sept 04th of the same year.
Cast Members: Jim Backus (Thursten Howell the 3rd of Gilligan's Island & also the voice of Mr. Magoo), Sandra Gould (Gladys Kravitz of Bewitched), Ken Cristy and Patsy Moran.
Dick Joy was the announcer for the series which began with the episode "Sack Returns Home from the Army."
Incudes 4 MP3 Episodes On CD-R Disc!
MP3 File List:
Sad Sack 460612 - Returns Home From The Army .mp3
Sad Sack 460619 - Domestic Science School (Partial).mp3
Sad Sack 46xxxx - Runs For Mayor .mp3
SadSack 460814 - The Liberty Bell Party.mp3
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Bit Rates: Most of these shows are 22kbps to 32kbps so the sound quality IS NOT going to be that of a store bought music CD. Please understand this before purchasing.