Ernest Chappell

Ernest E. Chappell (June 10, 1903 - July 4, 1983) was an American radio announcer and actor, best remembered for his featured role in the late 1940s radio program Quiet, Please. The show ran from 1947 to 1949, and Quiet, Please was Chappell's major acting credit. His signature line was: "And so, until next week at this same time, I am quietly yours, Ernest Chappell."

Birth and Death Data: Born June 10th, 1903 (Syracuse), Died July 4th, 1983 (North Palm Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor LCS-77588 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 9/1/1933 The selling process. Film no. 8 Ernest Chappell ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-77589 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 9/1/1933 The selling process. Film no. 8 Ernest Chappell ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack: Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-77592 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 9/1/1933 The five dominant buying motives. Film no. 6 George Beuchler ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-77593 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 9/1/1933 The five dominant buying motives. Film no. 6 Ernest Chappell ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-77598 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 9/1/1933 The General Electric kitchen customer. Film 5 Louis Dean ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-78118 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 10/6/1933 Demonstrating the General Electric washer Ernest Chappell ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-78119 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 10/6/1933 Demonstrating the General Electric washer Ernest Chappell ; General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-78120 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 10/6/1933 The General Electric washer General Electric Company ; Clyde Kittell Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  
Victor LCS-78121 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 10/6/1933 The General Electric washer General Electric Company Slide show soundtrack : Talk speaker  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chappell, Ernest," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100535.

Chappell, Ernest. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100535.

"Chappell, Ernest." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100535

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