David Harum at the Microphone
(Saturday Review of Literature 4/20/1940)
Radio Broadcast History:
Jan 1936 - Jan 1951
(Broadcast during the years on both NBC and CBS)
Theme: Sunbonnet Sue
Producers: Frank and Anne Hummert
Sponsor: Bab-O Scouring Powder
Robert Walker occasionally appeared in this soap opera.
David Harum was a banker in the community called Homeville but his love was horse trading. The scripts provided a chance for "down home" philospophy and advice. The serial was based on the 1934 movie featuring the character, David Harum, and starring Will Rogers. Other characters were Susan Price, Aunt Polly, Deacon Perkins, and Grandpa Eph.