The 25 Highest Rated Programs During Radio's Golden Age
National Broadcasting Company
NBC(Blue) Network

 

 
Program/Time Season> Rating Sponsor
1. Amos 'n Andy 1930-1931 53.4 Pepsodent Tooth Paste,
Pepsodent Antiseptic

Monday-Saturday  7:00 PM

2. Amos 'n Andy 1931-1932 38.1 Pepsodent Tooth Paste,
Pepsodent Antiseptic

Monday-Saturday  7:00 PM

3. Jell-O Program
(Jack Benny)
1934-1935 36.4 Jell-O

Sunday  7:00 PM

4. Jergens Journal
(Walter Winchell)
1941-1942 33.1 Jergens Lotion

Sunday  9:00 PM

5. Lowell Thomas  1933-1934 30.7 Sunoco

Monday-Friday  6:45 PM

6. Amos 'n Andy 1933-1934 30.3 Pepsodent Tooth Paste,
Pepsodent Antiseptic

Monday-Friday  7:00 PM

Bakers Broadcast
(Joe Penner)
1934-1935 30.3 Fleischmann's Yeast

Sunday  7:30 PM

7. Amos 'n Andy 1932-1933 29.4  Pepsodent Tooth Paste,
Pepsodent Antiseptic

Monday-Friday  7:00  PM

8. Camel Pleasure Hour 1930-1931 27.5 Camel Cigarettes

Wednesday  9:30 PM

9. Armour Program
(Phil Baker)
1933-1934 27.1 Armour & Company

Friday  9:30 PM

10. Collier's Hour 1930-1931 27.0 Collier's Magazine

Sunday  8:15 PM

11. Jell-O Program
(Jack Benny)
1935-1936 26.8 Jell-O

Sunday  7:00 PM

12. Sinclair Wiener Minstrels 1933-1934 25.1 Sinclair Oil

Monday  9:00 PM

13. Jergens Journal
(Walter Winchell)
1940-1941 24.8 Jergens Lotion

Sunday  9:00 PM

14. Lowell Thomas 1934-1935 23.1 Sunoco

Monday-Friday  6:45 PM

15. Armour Program
(Phil Baker)
1930-1931 23.0 Armour & Company

Friday  9:30 PM

16. Sinclair Wiener Minstrels 1932-1933 22.7 Sinclair Oil

Monday  9:00 PM

17. Amos 'n Andy 1934-1935 22.6 Pepsodent Tooth Paste,
Pepsodent Antiseptic

Monday-Friday  7:00 PM

18. Armour Program
(Phil Baker)
1934-1935 22.5 Armour & Company

Friday  9:30 PM

19. Flywheel, Shyster, & Flywheel 1932-1933 22.1 Esso/Colonial Beacon/
'Standard'

Monday  7:30 PM

20. Billy Jones & Ernie Hare  1930-1931 22.0 Interwoven

Friday  9:00 PM

21. First Nighter 1932-1933 21.5 Campana Sales Company

Friday  9:00 PM

22. Sherlock Holmes 1932-1933 21.4 G. Washington's Coffee

Wednesday  9:00 PM

23. Sinclair Wiener Minstrels 1934-1935 20.8 Sinclair Oil

Monday  9:00 PM

24. Armour Program
(Phil Baker)
1932-1933 20.5 Armour & Company

Friday  9:30 PM

25. Lowell Thomas 1941-1942 20.1 Sunoco

Monday-Friday  6:45 PM

 
 

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