Elsie Carlisle in Radio Pictorial No. 1

Elsie Carlisle appears prominently in the center spread of the first issue of Radio Pictorial (January 19, 1934), a weekly publication.  The item is entitled “CROONERS!” and it also depicts the Boswell Sisters, Edith Baker, Hildegarde, Gertrudge Lawrence, Eve Becke, and Sheila Borrett (the first female national radio announcer).  Elsie would record “Without That Certain Thing” and “Who Walks In When I Walk Out?” that same month.

Elsie Carlisle in the center spread of the very first edition of Radio Pictorial (January 19, 1934).
Elsie Carlisle in the center spread of the very first edition of Radio Pictorial (January 19, 1934).

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"The Idol of the Radio." British dance band singer of the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s.

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