Blondie [second version, 1968] (sitcom)

    (CBS Primetime, 1968 - 1969) 

    [This was the second of two short-lived series which attempted to
     bring the Chic Young cartoon strip to life in the form of a
     filmed television sitcom. This version included in the cast
     Will Hutchins as Dagwood Bumstead, and Patricia Harty as his
     wife "Blondie".]

Open Theme: "Blondie and Dagwood"

    [above is title as registered below in 1967;
     ASCAP titles include:
     aka: "Blondie and Dagwood Theme" (title in 2001 ASCAP database);
     aka: "Blondie and Dagwood 01" (alt. title in 2001 ASCAP database);
     aka: "Blondie Sig (E C)" (only in 1978 ASCAP Performance Index)]
    [Al Brodax's name only appears in the ASCAP Performance Index of
     1978 along with Green, but does not appear on the lead sheet that 
     was registered below in 1967; Brodax may have arranged the instrumental 
     signature version;
     Dennis Marks' name is on the lead sheet, but does not appear in 
     the ASCAP 1978 Index under "Blondie Sig (E C)"; However, it
     does appear in the 2001 ASCAP database listing for the title
     "Blondie and Dagwood Theme"; Both Marks and Green are given
     credit as "Words and Music by..." on the orig. lead sheet.
     But the renewal notice lists "Bernard Green (m)" for music,
     and "Dennis Marks (w)." for words.]

     Composers: music by Bernard ("Bernie") Green (ASCAP), and
                         Albert P. Brodax (ASCAP), with
                words by Dennis Marks (not affiliated)

     1978 Publisher: Features Music Co. (ASCAP)

     2001 Publisher: Features Music Corp.
                        c/o Hearst Entertainment, Inc.
                        of Los Angeles, CA

     Copyright Date: Feb 24, 1967; Eu 987 318.
     Renewal   Date: Oct. 2, 1995; RE-709-087.


Close Theme: "Sayonara Dagwood (E T)"

    [this End Title THEME may be a different arrangement of, 
     or thematically related to the End Credits THEME called
     "Blondie Sig (E C)" above, and/or the Open Theme above]

     Composer: Bernard ("Bernie") Green (ASCAP)

     1978 Publisher: Features Music Corp. (ASCAP)

     2002 Publisher: [listed without publisher in the
                      2002 ASCAP ACE Repertoire database]

     Copyright Date:
     Renewal   Date:


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