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Kraft Television Theatre (dramatic anthology)

     (NBC, 1947 - 1958;
      ABC, 1953 - 1955)

     [at one point two hours of this series was sponsored by Kraft Foods,
      and aired during the same week on two different networks, with the 
      same title (and format) during 1953 - 1955]


Open Theme 1: "Music Of Manhattan"

    [This THEME was originally composed for a 1945 Radio series
     called "Music Of Manhattan" -- an NBC musical variety show -- which 
     featured "Norm" Cloutier & His Orchestra, vocalists Thomas Hayward
     and Louise Carlyle, the Manhattan Nighthawks featuring pianist Johnny 
     Guarnieri, and announcer William Young;
     
     This series was also distributed as part of the "NBC Thesaurus" library
     on 16" RCA-Victor transcription disks.
          
     The title "Music From Manhattan" by Cloutier was incorrectly named as 
     the THEME in the TV Guide article "What's The Name of That Theme Song?"
     Feb. 19, 1954 on p.21]

     Composer: Norman ("Norm") L. Cloutier (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [no listing found in the 1978 ASCAP Index
                      of performed compositions]

     2001 Publisher: [not found in ASCAP 2001 ACE Database]

     Composition Date: 1945

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal Date:

     Recordings:
          LP: "Great Music Themes of Television" (1954)
              (in medley with Theme 2)
               Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra
               RCA-Victor LPM 1020


Close Theme 2: "Memories of Yesterday"

     Composer: Norman ("Norm") L. Cloutier (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: [no listing found in the 1978 ASCAP Index
                      of performed compositions]

     2001 Publisher: [not found in ASCAP 2001 ACE Database]

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal Date:

     Recordings:
          LP: "Great Music Themes of Television" (1954)
              (in medley with Theme 1)
               Hugo Winterhalter and his Orchestra
               RCA-Victor LPM 1020


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