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Daddy Long Legs

Daddy Long Legs

Broadcast: November 1, 1943
Added: Jun 06 2006
Daddy Long Legs by Jean Webster is a story of the gentle gracious time of the past in and era when wealthy gentlemen still wore frockcoats and high silk hats and when poor young girls dreamed of gallant suitors who would come and take them away forever from ugliness and cruelty. Our story begins in an orphan asylum a grim bleak building of grey stone and into this dreary institution one day came Prince Charming. Of course he didn’t know he was Prince Charming he thought he was Jarvis Pendleton a trustee of the orphanage but he very soon discovered otherwise…