15 May 2009

Hope Floats

On Los Angeles radio at 9pm on this day in 1951:  The Bob Hope Show, tape recorded aboard the RMS Queen Mary while Mr. Hope and his troupe, which included Marilyn Maxwell, were en route to England

Among other commitments, Hope was headed for a two-week tour of music halls, capped off with a week of performances at London's Palladium.  



Sources:
Bob Hope: A Life in Comedy
Los Angeles Times 

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