Sam 'n' Henry

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: performer

Notes: "Sam 'n' Henry" were the original names of Amos and Andy, the radio comedy characters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-35066 10-in. 5/27/1926 Sam's speech at the colored lodge Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35067 10-in. 5/27/1926 Sam 'n' Henry buying insurance Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35068 10-in. 5/27/1926 Sam 'n' Henry rollin' the bones Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35073 10-in. 5/28/1926 Sam 'n' Henry at the fortune teller's Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35328 10-in. 4/20/1926 Sam 'phoning his sweetheart 'Liza Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35329 10-in. 4/20/1926 Sam 'n' Henry at the dentist's Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-35330 10-in. 4/20/1926 At the shooting gallery Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-36448 10-in. 10/7/1926 Sam 'n' Henry in court (Violating traffic regulations), part 2 Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-36449 10-in. 10/7/1926 Sam 'n' Henry driving in traffic, part 1 Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-39088 10-in. 7/6/1927 Playing poker Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-39089 10-in. 7/6/1927 Explaining expenses Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-39092 10-in. 7/7/1927 Sam's big night Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-39093 10-in. 7/7/1927 The morning after Sam 'n' Henry Comic dialogue performer  
Victor BVE-41347 10-in. 12/8/1927 The doctor calls on Sam Sam 'n' Henry Comic scene performer  
Victor BVE-41348 10-in. 12/8/1927 Henry talks to Sam on business Sam 'n' Henry Comic scene performer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Sam 'n' Henry," accessed October 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/341975.

Sam 'n' Henry. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/341975.

"Sam 'n' Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/341975

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