Radio: Laurels

Jack Benny was named "the greatest radio personality during the last 25 years" by 330 U.S. radio editors in a Radio Daily poll published last week. Bing Crosby ran a close second. Tied for third place: Bob Hope and Amos 'n' Andy. Also-rans: Walter Winchell, Arthur Godfrey, Lowell Thomas, Major Bowes, H. V. Kaltenborn, Alexander Woollcott, Will Rogers.

The almost unanimous write-in vote for the outstanding "noncommercial" personality: Franklin D. Roosevelt.


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