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Hayloft Hoedown
WFIL
Philadelphia, PA
Year Started:  1944
Date Started:  December 2, 1944

WFIL Hayloft Hoedown

The Hayloft Hoedown was televised over WFIL out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. By October, 1948, it was a regular Saturday night feature. The show was carried over the ABC network and could be seen from Philadelphia to Boston, New York CIty, Baltimore and Washington. The telecast ran for an hour from 9:30 to 10:30pm.

Credits & Sources
  • Jamboree Magazine; October 1948; Western Song Club; Ventura, CA

Just Plain John Oldham



Elton Britt



Pat Patraw



Bill Haley and the Saddlemen



Pop Johnston



Ray Whitley



Monty Rosci



Murray Sisters



Sleepy Hollow Gang



Pee Wee (Pete) Miller



Pancake Pete Newman



Jack Day



Elmer Newman



Jesse Rogers



Jack Steck



Hawkshaw Hawkins



Lew Carter




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