A naïve farmer writing songs tries his chances in New York. Unlucky, he is helped by a crooner who lusts after one of his songs. Ignoring the real value of his composition, he sold it for the money he owed to his friends: $200. Written by
Jean-Marie Berthiaume <email@example.com>
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This film was first telecast on New York City's pioneer television station W2XBS Thursday 2 January 1940. It is one of over 200 titles in the list of independent feature films made available for television presentation by Advance Television Pictures announced in Motion Picture Herald 4 April 1942. At this time, television broadcasting was in its infancy, almost totally curtailed by the advent of World War II, and would not continue to develop until 1945-1946. Post-WWII television viewers got their first look at in on the East Coast Monday 28 June 1948 on WATV (Channel 13) and on the West Coast, in Los Angeles, Sunday 9 April 1950 on KECA (Channel 7). See more
Sittin' on the Edge of My Chair
Music and Lyrics by Pinky Tomlin
, Paul Parks
and Coy Poe See more