Cast of NBC radio's "Duffy's Tavern." Pictured from left to right: Sandra Gould ("Miss Duffy"), Eddie Green ("Eddie the Waiter"), Charles Carton ("Finnegan"), Ed Gardener ("Archie").

By 1934, Frank Buck's popularity and fame were awesome. He replaced Amos and Andy with his own radio program during the famous duo's first vacation in five years. With his pleasant tenor voice, inflected with only a hint of Texas, he was the most in-demand guest on every radio show in the United States. Here he is heard on Duffy's Tavern, March 23, 1943.

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Frank Buck's Jungle Quiz, broadcast Tuesday, July 15th, 1941, was a pilot for a new radio series, opening Buck up to questions from children:

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