Ezra Stone

Ezra Stone (December 2, 1917 – March 3, 1994) was an American actor and director who had a long career on the stage, in films, radio, and television, mostly as a director. His most notable role as an actor was that of the awkwardly mischievous teenager Henry Aldrich in the radio comedy hit, The Aldrich Family, for most of its fourteen-year run.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 2nd, 1917 (New Bedford), Died March 3rd, 1994 (Perth Amboy)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1931 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, speaker

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-68282 10-in. 8/6/1931 Spartacus to the gladiators Ezra Stone Monologue, with piano speaker  
Decca 71228 10-in. 7/28/1942 O how I hate to get up in the morning All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 71229 10-in. 7/28/1942 The Army's made a man out of me All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 71262 10-in. 7/30/1942 I left my heart at the stage door canteen All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 71263 10-in. 7/30/1942 This is the Army Overture (orch. & chorus) All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 71264 10-in. 7/30/1942 How about a cheer for the Navy All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  
Decca 71265 10-in. 7/30/1942 American eagles All Soldier Octet, Chorus, and Orchestra vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Stone, Ezra," accessed November 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102958.

Stone, Ezra. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102958.

"Stone, Ezra." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102958

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