Eddie Cantor

Eddie Cantor appears in the following:

Headliners Speak for the United Nations

Sunday, October 18, 1953

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American Association for the United Nations and the American Jewish Committee.

Prepared for United Nations Week - October 18-24, 1953

Spots for the UN:


The Mother's March on Polio-Celebrity Spots

Saturday, November 01, 1952

Eddie Cantor, Jimmy Durante, Henry Fonda and Perry Como lended their voices to call for volunteers to participate in the 1953 Mother's March on Polio. For two hours on January 28th, 125,000 mothers solicited donations door to door, each in a designated block.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives ...


The Stars Speak for the Associated Blind

Monday, January 01, 1900

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In "The Stars Speak for the Associated Blind," celebrities urge the public to donate to The Associated Blind to help fund rehabilitation services. They read variations on the following script:

"Please make ...