A transcription record of the show sent to NBC affiliated radio stations

A Bob Hope NBC Christmas: Just Like the Ones We Used to Know is an NBC radio special hosted by Bob Hope in December 1982. Approximately two hours, it was broadcast on NBC radio stations on December 17, 18, and 19, with an optional Christmas day broadcast provided for.

Hope introduces a series of Christmas-related segments, culled from his own old-time radio series and other TV and radio broadcasts and records. One of the featured pieces is John Denver and Rowlf the Dog's performance of "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" from John Denver & the Muppets: A Christmas Together.[1]


  1. Paley Center for Media listing