+ Sol Hess (October 14, 1872 – December 31, 1941) was a comic strip writer best known for creating the long-run strip The Nebbs with animation artist Wallace Carlson. Born on an Illinois farm, Hess moved with his parents to Chicago, where a short time later, his father died. He took a job as a traveling salesman for a wholesale jewelry company and became a successful jeweler with Rettif, Hess & Madsen, a prominent firm. The company office was located near the Chicago Tribune, and Hess became friendly with the Tribune journalists and comic strip cartoonists. Heard on the Mutual Broadcasting System in 1945, The Nebbs radio series aired on Sunday afternoons. It featured Gene Lockhart as Rudy Nebbs and Kathleen Lockhart as Fanny Nebbs. Others in the cast were Ruth Perrott, Francis "Dink" Trout and Dick Ryan.-WikiPedia Click here to read more about Nebbs, The
- Radio Shows
Please enjoy these 4 old time radio episodes:
|10.07.1945||world series game||
+ Mutual net, KHJ, Los Angeles origination. Sponsored by: Cystex. Mr. Nebbs tries to listen to a bro...
|10.14.1945||the nebbs the library book drive||
+ Mutual net, KHJ, Sponsored by: Cystex. Mr. Nebbs wants to donate his books to the school library...
|10.21.1945||the nebbs fanny and george switch jobs||
+ Mutual net, KHJ, Los Angeles origination. Sponsored by: Cystex. A situation comedy with Fanny and ...
|10.28.1945||the nebbs halloween surprise||
+ Mutual net, KHJ, Los Angeles origination. Sponsored by: Cystex. Plans for Halloween.