Chester Lauck

Chester "Chet" Lauck (February 9, 1902 – February 21, 1980) was a comic actor who played the character of Lum Edwards on the classic American radio comedy Lum and Abner.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 9th, 1902, Died February 21st, 1980 (Seal Beach)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker

Notes: Played character of Columbus "Lum" Edwards on the "Lum and Abner" radio show.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MS-77402 16-in. 7/28/1933 Lum and Abner Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Radio broadcast : Comedy speaker  
Victor MS-77403 16-in. 7/28/1933 Lum and Abner Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Radio broadcast : Comedy speaker  
Victor MS-77410 16-in. 7/31/1933 Lum and Abner Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Radio broadcast : Comedy speaker  
Victor MS-77415 16-in. 8/1/1933 Lum and Abner Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Radio broadcast : Comedy speaker  
Victor MS-77417 16-in. 8/2/1933 Lum and Abner Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Radio broadcast : Comedy speaker  
Victor CS-96494 12-in. 12/19/1935 Christmas greetings to Mr. Wm. J. Horlick Carlton Brickert ; Norris Goff ; Chester Lauck Talk speaker  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lauck, Chester," accessed September 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110510.

Lauck, Chester. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110510.

"Lauck, Chester." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110510

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