Selected Bibliography - Impresario: The Life and Times of Ed Sullivan - James Maguire

Impresario: The Life and Times of Ed Sullivan - James Maguire (2006)

Selected Bibliography


Allen, Mearl L. Welcome to the Stork Club. New York: A.S. Barnes & Company, 1980.

Amburn, Ellis. Buddy Holly: A Biography. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1995.

Anderson, John Lee. Che Guevara: A Revolutionary Life. New York: Grove Press, 1997.

Baker, Jean-Claude. Josephine: The Hungry Heart. New York: Random House, 1993.

Baker, Josephine and Jo Bouillon. Josephine. New York: Marlowe & Company, 1977.

Bakish, David. Jimmy Durante: His Show Business Career. London: McFarland & Company, 1994.

Barnouw, Erik. The Golden Web: A History of Broadcasting in the United States, 1933-1953. New York: Oxford University Press, 1968.

Barnouw, Erik. The Image Empire: A History of Broadcasting in the United States from 1953. New York: Oxford University Press, 1970.

Barnouw, Erik. Tube of Plenty: The Evolution of American Television. London: Oxford University Press, 1975.

Barzman, Norma. The Red and the Blacklist: The Intimate Memoir of a Hollywood Expatriate. New York: Thunder’s Mouth Press, 2003.

Bauer, Douglas, editor. Prime Times: Writers on Their Favorite TV Shows. New York: Crown Publishers, 2004.

Bedell, Sally. Up the Tube: Prime Time TV in the Silverman Years. New York: Viking Press, 1981.

Behr, Edward. The Good Frenchman: The True Story of the Life and Times of Maurice Chevalier. New York: Villard Books, 1993.

Bell, Christopher. East Harlem. Portsmouth, NH: Arcadia, 2003.

Benny, Joan, with Jack Benny. Sunday Nights at Seven: The Jack Benny Story. New York: Warner Books, 1990.

Berg, A. Scott. Goldwyn: A Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989.

Berle, Milton. Milton Berle. New York: Dell, 1974.

Berliner, Louise. Texas Guinan: Queen of the Nightclubs. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1993.

Booth, Stanley. The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones. Chicago: A Capella Books, 2000.

Bowles, Jerry. A Thousand Sundays: The Story of the Ed Sullivan Show. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1980.

Brady, Kathleen. Lucille: The Life of Lucille Ball. New York: Hyperion, 1994.

Breslin, Jimmy. Damon Runyon: A Life. New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1991.

Bronson, Fred. The Billboard Book of Number One Hits. New York: Billboard Books, 2003.

Brooks, Tim, and Earle Marsh. The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network TV Shows, 1946—Present. New York: Ballantine, 1979.

Bruck, Connie. When Hollywood Had a King: The Reign of Lew Wasserman, Who Leveraged Talent into Power and Influence. New York: Random House, 2003.

Buskin, Richard. Phyllis Diller: Like a Lampshade In a Whorehouse, My Life In Comedy. New York: Penguin Group, 2005.

Cantor, Eddie. Take My Life. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1957.

Castleman, Harry, and Walter Podrazik. Watching TV: Six Decades of American Television. Syracuse: Syracuse University Press, 2003.

Chernow, Ron. Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller. New York: Vintage Books, 1998.

Clarke, Donald. All Or Nothing At All: A Life of Sinatra. New York: Fromm International, 1997.

Coffey, Michael, editor. The Irish in America. New York: Hyperion, 1997.

Coleman, Ray. The Man Who Made the Beatles: An Intimate Biography of Brian Epstein. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1989.

Davies, Hunter. The Beatles: The Authorized Biography. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1968.

Davis, Stephen. Jim Morrison: Life, Death, Legend. New York: Gotham Books, 2004.

DeMille, Cecil B. The Autobiography of Cecil B. DeMille. New York: Garland Publishing, 1959.

Densmore, John. Riders on the Storm: My Life with Jim Morrison and the Doors. New York: Delacorte Press, 1990.

Dewey, Donald. James Stewart: A Biography. Atlanta: Turner Publishing, 1996.

Edwards, Anne. Katharine Hepburn. New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 2000.

Edwards, Anne. Shirley Temple: An American Princess. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1988.

Eells, George. Hedda and Louella: A Dual Biography of Hedda Hopper and Louella Parsons. New York: G.P. Putnam’s and Sons, 1972.

Eliot, Marc. Cary Grant: A Biography. New York: Harmony Books, 2004.

Eliot, Marc. Walt Disney: Hollywoods Dark Prince. New York: Carol Publishing Group, 1993.

Ellis, Edward Robb. The Epic of New York City. New York: Old Town Books, 1966.

Epstein, Daniel Mark. Nat King Cole. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 1999.

Erdman, Andrew L. Blue Vaudeville: Sex, Morals, and the Mass Marketing of Amusements, 1895-1915. London: McFarland and Company, 1965.

Fields, Armond, and Marc Fields. From the Bowery to Broadway: Lew Fields and the Roots of American Popular Theater. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

Fisher, Charles. The Columnists. New York: Howell, Soskin, 1944.

Fisher, Eddie. Been There, Done That. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1999.

Fisher, James. Eddie Cantor: A Bio-Bibliography. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1997.

Gabler, Neal. Winchell: Gossip, Power and the Culture of Celebrity. New York: Random House, 1994.

Gauvreau, Emile. My Last Million Readers. New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., 1941.

Gehring, Wes D. W.C. Fields: A Bio Bibliography. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1984.

Geller, Debbie. In My Life: The Brian Epstein Story. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 2000.

Gentry, Curt. J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1991.

Goldman, Albert. The Lives of John Lennon. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1988.

Goldman, Herbert G. Banjo Eyes: Eddie Cantor and the Birth of Modern Stardom. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Goldsmith, Martin. The Beatles Come to America. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2004.

Gray, Barry. My Night People: 10,001 Nights in Broadcasting. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1975.

Guaralnick, Peter. Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1994.

Hack, Richard. Puppetmaster: The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover. Beverly Hills: New Millennium Press, 2004.

Halberstam, David. The Fifties. New York: Fawcett Columbine, 1993.

Halberstam, David. The Powers That Be. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 2000.

Harris, Michael David. Always on Sunday, Ed Sullivan: An Inside View. New York: Signet Books, 1968.

Haskins, Jim, and N.R. Mitgang. Mr. Bojangles: The Biography of Bill Robinson. New York: William Morrow and Company, 1988.

Havig, Alan. Fred Allen’s Radio Comedy. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1990.

Haygood, Wil. In Black and White: The Life of Sammy Davis, Jr. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2003.

Hopper, Hedda. The Whole Truth and Nothing But. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, 1963.

Josefberg, Milt. The Jack Benny Show: The Life and Times of America’s Best-Loved Entertainer. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1977.

Jowitt, Deborah. Jerome Robbins: His Life, His Theater, His Dance. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2004.

Kammen, Michael. The Lively Arts: Gilbert Sedes and the Transformation of Cultural Criticism in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996.

Kanfer, Stefan. Ball of Fire: The Tumultous Life and Comic Art of Lucille Ball. New York: Random House, 2003.

Kanfer, Stefan. Groucho: The Life and Times of Julius Henry Marx. New York: Random House, 2000.

Kean, Jane, as told to Kris Paradis. A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Honeymooners … I Had a Life. Boalsburg, PA: BearManor Media, 2003.

Kelley, Kitty. His Way: The Unauthorized Biography of Frank Sinatra. New York: Bantam Books, 1987.

King, Alan. Name-Dropping: The Life and Lies of Alan King. New York: Scribner, 1996.

Kissel, Howard. David Merrick: The Abominable Showman. New York: Applause, 1993.

Kisseloff, Jeff. The Box: An Oral History of Television, 1920-1961. New York: Penguin, 1995.

Klingaman, William K. 1929, The Year of the Great Crash. New York: Harper and Row, 1989.

Klurfeld, Herman. Winchell: His Life and Times. New York: Praeger, 1976.

Koskoff, David E. Joseph P. Kennedy: A Life and Times. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1974.

Kriegel, Mark. Namath, A Biography. New York: Penguin Group, 2004.

Kunhardt, Philip B. P.T. Barnum: America’s Greatest Showman. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1995.

Kuntz, Tom, and Phil Kuntz, editors. The Sinatra Files. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2000.

Lackmann, Roon, editor. The Encyclopedia of American Radio. New York: Checkmark Books, 1996.

Laszlo, Andrew, ASC. It’s a Wrap! Hollywood: ASC Press, 2004.

Lax, Eric. Woody Allen: A Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1991.

Laurie, Joe, Jr. Vaudeville: From the Honky Tonks to the Palace. New York: Henry Holt and Company. 1953.

Lawrence, A. H. Duke Ellington and His World. New York: Routledge, 2001.

Learner, Laurence. King of the Night: The Life of Johnny Carson. New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1989.

Leaming, Barbara. Katharine Hepburn. New York: Crown Publishers, 1995.

Leonard, John. A Really Big Show: A Visual History of the Ed Sullivan Show. New York: Penguin Group, 1992.

Leonard, John. Smoke and Mirrors: Violence, Television, and Other American Cultures. New York: The New Press, 1997.

Levy, Shawn. King of Comedy: The Life and Art of Jerry Lewis. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1996.

Lewis, Frederic Allen. Only Yesterday, An Informal History of the 1920’s. New York: Harper and Row, 1931.

Lewis, Frederic Allen. Since Yesterday, The 1930’s in America. New York: Harper and Row, 1939.

Lewis, Jerry, with Herb Gluck. Jerry Lewis in Person. New York: Atheneum, 1982.

Lewis, Marlo, with Mina Bess Lewis. Prime Time. Los Angles: J.P. Tarcher. 1979.

Logan, Josh. My Up and Down, In and Out Life. New York: Delacorte Press, 1976.

Louvish, Simon. Man on the Flying Trapeze, The Life and Time of W.C. Fields. New York: W.W. Norton and Company, 1997.

Mallen, Frank. Sauce for the Gander. White Plains, NY: Baldwin Books, 1954.

Manchester, William. The Glory and the Dream: A Narrative History of America. 1932-1972. Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1973.

Martin, Ralph G. Cissy: The Extraordinary Life of Eleanor Medill Patterson. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1979.

Marx, Arthur. The Secret Life of Bob Hope. New York: Barricade Books, 1993.

McCabe, John. Cagney. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.

McDougal, Dennis. The Lost Mogul: Lew Wasserman, MCA, and the Hidden History of Hollywood. New York: Da Capo Press, 2001.

McIntyre, O.O. The Big Town: New York Day by Day. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1935.

McNeil, Alex. Total Television: A Comprehensive Guide to Programming from 1948 to the Present. New York: Penguin, 1980.

McPherson, Edward. Buster Keaton: Tempest in a Flat Hat. New York: Newmarket Press, 2004.

Meade, Marion. Dorothy Parker: A Biography. New York: Villard Books, 1988.

Miles, Barry. Hippie. New York: Sterling Publishing Company, 2003.

Miller, Jim, editor. The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll. New York: Rolling Stone Press, 1980.

Mosedale, John. The Men Who Invented Broadway: Damon Runyon, Walter Winchell, and Their World. New York: Richard Marek, 1981.

Mott, Robert L. Radio Live! Television Live! London: McFarland and Company, 1993.

Mustazza, Leonard. Ol’ Blue Eyes: A Frank Sinatra Encyclopedia. London: Greenwood Press, 1998.

Nasaw, David. The Chief: The Life of William Randolph Hearst. Boston: Houghton-Mifflin Company, 2000.

Nash, Alanna. Elvis Aaron Presley. New York: Harper Collins, 1995.

Paar, Jack. P.S. Jack Paar. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1983.

Paley, William S. As It Happened: A Memoir by William S. Paley. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1979.

Paper, Lewis J. Empire: William S. Paley and the Making of CBS. New York: St. Martin’s Press. 1987.

Parrish, Robert. Hollywood Doesn’t Live Here Anymore. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1988.

Parsons, Louella. Tell It to Louella. New York: Lancer Books, 1963.

Parsons, Louella. The Gay Illiterate. Garden City: Doubleday, Doran, and Co., 1944.

Pierce, Patricia Jobe. The Ultimate Elvis: Elvis Presley Day by Day. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1994.

Quirk, Robert E. Fidel Castro. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1993.

Rampersad, Arnold. Jackie Robinson: A Biography. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1997.

Ritts, Paul. The TV Jeebies. Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company, 1951.

Rivers, Joan. Bouncing Back: I’ve Survived Everything … and I Mean Everything … and You Can Too! New York: Harper Collins, 1997.

Samuels, Louise and Charles. Once Upon a Stage: The Merry World of Vaudeville. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1974.

Sandford, Christopher. Mick Jagger: Rebel Knight. London: Omnibus Press, 2003.

Savo, Jimmy. Hello Little World! New York: Simon & Schuster, 1947.

Schieffer, Bob. Face the Nation: My Favorite Stories from the First 50 Years of the Award-Winning News Broadcast. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2004.

Schoell, William. Martini Man: The Life of Dean Martin. Dallas: Taylor Publishing, 1999.

Singer, Arthur J. Arthur Godfrey: The Adventures of an American Broadcaster. Jefferson, NC: McFarland and Company, 2000.

Skinner, Kiron K., et al., editors. Reagan: A Life in Letters. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2003.

Skolsky, Sidney. Don’t Get Me Wrong, I Love Hollywood. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1975.

Slide, Anthony, editor. Selected Vaudeville Criticism. London: The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1988.

Slide, Anthony, editor. The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville. London: Greenwood Press, 1994.

Slide, Anthony. The Vaudevillians: A Dictionary of Vaudeville Performers. Westport: Arlington House, 1981.

Smith, Sally Bedell. In All His Glory. The Life of William S. Paley. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1990.

Sobol, Louis. Some Days Were Happy. New York: Random House, 1947.

Sobol, Louis. The Longest Street. New York: Crown, 1968.

Sperber, A.M. Murrow: His Life and Times. New York: Freundlich Books, 1986.

Sperling, Cass Warner, and Cork Millner, with Jack Warner, Jr. Hollywood by Thy Name: The Warner Brothers Story. New York: Prima Publishing, 1994.

Spizer, Bruce. The Beatles Are Coming! The Birth of Beatlemania In America. New Orleans, LA: 498 Productions, 2003.

Spitzer, Marian. The Palace. Kingsport, TN: Kingsport Press, Inc., 1969.

Stark, Steven D. Glued to the Set: The 60 Television Shows and Events That Made Us Who We Are Today. New York: The Free Press, 1997.

Starr, Michael Seth. Bobby Darin: A Life. Dallas: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2004.

Stein, Charles W., editor. American Vaudeville As Seen by Its Contemporaries. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1984.

Stiller, Jerry. Married to Laughter: A Love Story Featuring Anne Meara. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2000.

Stuart, Lyle. The Secret Life of Walter Winchell. [Location unknown]: Boar’s Head Books, 1953.

Sturcken, Frank. Live Television: The Golden Age of 1946-1958 in New York. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, 1990.

Sullivan, Ed, editor. Christmas with Ed Sullivan. New York: McGraw-Hill Company, 1959.

Summer, Harrison B., editor. A Thirty-Year History of Radio Programs, 1926-1956. Salem: Ayer Company, 1993.

Synder, Robert W. The Voice of the City: Vaudeville and Popular Culture in New York. Chicago: Oxford University Press, 1989.

Rosenblum, Constance. Gold Digger: The Outrageous Life and Times of Peggy Hopkins Joyce. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 2000.

Terrace, Vincent. The Complete Encyclopedia of Television Programs, 1947-1976. Cranberry: A. S. Barnes and Co., 1976.

Thomas, Bob. Clown Prince of Hollywood: The Antic Life of Jack L. Warner. New York: McGraw-Hill Publishing, 1990.

Thompson, David. Showman: The Life of David O. Selznick. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1992.

Tosches, Nick. Dino: Living High in the Dirty Business of Dreams. New York: Doubleday, 1992.

Truman, Margaret. Bess W. Truman. New York: Arbor House, 1986.

Von Schilling, James. The Magic Window: American Television, 1939-1953. New York: The Haworth Press, 2003.

Walls, Jeanette. Dish: The Inside Story on the World of Gossip. New York: Avon Books, 2000.

Wilson, Earl. Hot Times: True Tales of Hollywood and Broadway. Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1984.

Winchell, Walter. Winchell Exclusive: “Things That Happened to Me—And Me to Them.” Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1975.

Yagoda, Ben. Will Rogers: A Biography. New York: Harper Collins West, 1993.

Zeidman, Irving. The American Burlesque Show. New York: Hawthorn Books, 1967.

Zhito, Lee. American Entertainment: A Unique History of Show Business. New York: Billboard Books, 1978.

Zollo, Paul. Hollywood Remembered: An Oral History of Its Golden Age. New York: Cooper Square Press, 2002.


Astor, David. “Ed Sullivan Was Also a Syndicated Writer.” Editor and Publisher, December 7, 1991.

Baer, Atra. “Sullivan Goes On and On …” New York Journal-American, June 24, 1963.

Barthel, Joan. “Sullivan Survives.” New York Times Magazine, April, 1967.

Beck, Marilyn. “Rascals Cuts Ties with Establishment.” Milwaukee Journal, January 13, 1969.

Bender, Harold. “Ed Sullivan Recalls His Most Memorable TV Moment.” Pictorial Tview, February 18, 1962.

Bishop, Jim. “The Inside Story of Ed Sullivan.” New York Journal-American, March 17, 1957 (three-part series).

Crist, Judith. “His Ratings Sinking, Godfrey Drops 6 Singers, 3 Writers.” New York Herald-Tribune, April 16, 1955.

Crosby, John. “Last Big Laugh on Television May Be Sooner Than You Think.” New York Herald-Tribune. January 15, 1951.

Crosby, John. “Why? Why? Why?” New York Herald-Tribune. December 31, 1948.

Davis, Alvin. “The Ed Sullivan Story.” New York Post, March 26, 1956 (six-part series).

“Dawn Patrol Revue Heads Loew’s Bill.” New York Journal-American, November 2, 1935.

“DeMille is Off Sullivan Show.” The New York Times, March 8, 1953.

“Ed Sullivan and His Dawn Club Patrol Revue.” The Brooklyn Citizen [advertisement], May 3, 1934.

“Ed Sullivan Is Offering Revue at Loew’s State.” New York Herald-Tribune, July 7, 1934.

“Ed Sullivan M.C. at State.” New York Journal-American. August 24, 1942.

“Ed Sullivan [profile]” Saturday Evening Post, April 20, 1968.

“Ed Sullivan Revue at State.” New York Journal-American, October 31, 1936.

“Fearless Ed Sullivan.” TV Guide, June 19, 1953.

“Feud’s Fire Nips Barry Gray.” New York Post, March 12, 1952.

“Fiance Is with Her As Death Summons.” Chicago American, January 31, 1927.

Fricke, David. “It Was 40 Years Ago Today.” Rolling Stone, February 19, 2004.

Gardella, Kay. “CBS-TV Fighting Irishman Still in There Punching.” The Daily News, July 21, 1959.

“Girl Swimmer Dies, Planning to Marry.” New York Telegram, January 31, 1927.

“Goodbye, Ed Sullivan” Los Angeles Times, June 13, 1971.

“ ‘Graphic’ Just Blows, Makes No Statement.” Variety, July 12, 1932.

Grove, Gene. “A Sunday with Ed Sullivan.” Tuesday Magazine, March, 1966.

Harris, Eleanor. “That ‘No Talent’ Ed Sullivan.” Look, April 5, 1955.

Higgins, Robert. “The Bumbling Barnum of Sunday Night.” TV Guide, June 17, 1967.

Humphrey, Hal. “Second Generation Performs for Sullivan.” The Courier-Journal & Times, March 17, 1968.

Kilgallen, Dorothy. “Gossip in Gotham.” New York Journal-American, March 9, 1961.

Knickerbocker, Cholly. “Ed Sullivan Assailed for Permitting Paul Draper to Appear.” New York Journal-American, January 24, 1950.

Kempton, Murray. “The Reason Why.” New York Post, October 31, 1962.

Knox, C.M. “Why Ed Sullivan Needs Bodyguard.” Exposed, March, 1957.

Laguardia, Robert. “Ed Sullivan: Where, Why, and How Has He Gone.” Show, Summer, 1971.

Lardner, John. “A Happy Sullivan Day.” New Yorker [Exact date unknown; the mid 1960s].

MacKenzie, Bob. “The Really Big Shew.” Oakland Tribune, March 17, 1971.

Martin, Pete. “I Call on Ed Sullivan.” Saturday Evening Post, February 15, 1958.

“Mason Says He Will Sue Sullivan for $10 Million.” New York Journal-American, October 20, 1964.

“Mines of Music.” Radio Guide, May 12, 1934.

Mosby, Aline. “Ed Sullivanov Mumbles in Russian.” United Press International, August 4, 1959.

O’Brian, Jack. “Comedy Hour Anything But!” New York Journal-American, January 9, 1956.

O’Brian, Jack. “So What’s Ed Scowling About?” New York Journal-American, June 19, 1963.

“Opera Can’t Compete with Elvis, So Ed Sullivan Parts with the Met.” New York Post, February 28, 1957.

“Paar vs. Sullivan.” Life, March 24, 1961.

Pascal, John. “Ed ‘Laughs Off’ Paar, Stills Wants to Debate.” New York Journal-American, March 14, 1961.

Pegler, Westbrook. “About ‘Celebrities’ Who Laud Themselves.” New York Journal-American, July 16, 1947.

Plummer, Evans. “Plums and Prunes.” Radio Guide, May 5, 1934.

“Radio Reports.” Variety, February 2, 1932.

Rosen, George. “ ‘Vaudeo’ Comes of Age in Texaco Show.” Variety, June 16, 1948.

Schaap, Dick. “How to Be a TV Immortal for Seventeen Years.” New York Herald-Tribune, June 20, 1965.

“Skolsky Didn’t Know Radio Is That Tough.” Variety, July 5, 1932.

Sobol, Louis. “A Bit of This and That About People and Things.” New York Journal-American, January 24, 1941.

Stewart, Sam. “TV Drops old favorites.” Copley News Service, April 5, 1971.

“Sullivan Apologizes on Draper As Public Indignation Grows.” New York Journal-American, January 25, 1950.

“Sullivan at 25G for Vegas Unit.” Variety, [Exact date unknown], 1958.

“Sullivan Begins 2nd Week at State.” New York Journal-American, September 3, 1942.

Sullivan, Betty. “My Daddy, Ed Sullivan.” Family Circle, May, 1957.

“Sullivan Directs Show at Loew’s State.” New York Herald-Tribune, September 2, 1938.

Sullivan, Ed. “B’Way Column Writing As Exposed by Ed Sullivan, Who’s One of ’em.” Variety, January 16, 1932.

Sullivan, Ed. “Don’t Make Me Laugh: Ed Sullivan Tells His Colorful Life Story.” Ladies Home Journal, June, 1967.

Sullivan, Ed. “I’m the Luckiest.” This Week, August 16, 1969.

Sullivan, Ed. “My Story.” Colliers, September 14, 1956 (three-part series). Sullivan, Ed. “The Ed Sullivan Story.” New York Post, March 21, 1956.

Sullivan, Ed. “The Greatest Acts I’ve Ever Presented.” TV Guide, January 16, 1953.

“Sullivan Gives Air Guests Paid Notice.” Variety, January 12, 1932.

“Sullivan Narrator at Chanukah Fete.” New York Journal-American, November 14, 1958.

Sullivan, Sylvia. “I’m Married to the Great Stone Face.” Colliers, June 21, 1952.

Sylvester, Robert. “Wrong Way, Right Way, and Ed’s Way.” The Daily News, October 15, 1974.

“That Winchell-Sullivan Feud Growing Hotter.” New York Post, October 16, 1956.

“Tempest in a TV Pot.” Newsweek, March 20, 1961.

“The Toast of the Town” Time, June 26, 1951.

“Toast of the Town.” Variety, July 23, 1948.

Torre, Marie. “Ed Sullivan’s Opinions of TV and His Career.” New York Herald-Tribune, June 16, 1960.

Tosches, Nick. “Mr. Sunday Night.” Vanity Fair, July, 1997.

“Tremendous Empathy.” Newsweek, June 25, 1962.

“TV’s Amazing Ed Sullivan.” Time, Oct. 17, 1955.

Weiler, A.H. “Toast of Town in Pact with Fox.” The New York Times, March 4, 1953.

Wetzig, Mina. “Are You Jittery in Front of an Audience?” TV Notes, February 23, 1958.

Williams, Bob. “Sullivan Defends TV ‘Wasteland.’ ” New York Post, June 23, 1961.

Williams, Robert. “Sullivan Does About Face, Signs Elvis for 50G.” New York Post, July 13, 1956.

“Winchell vs. Sullivan.” TV Guide, October 14, 1952.