Speaking of Radio

Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden

Interviews

Mrs. H. Leslie (Harriet) Atlass

Recorded November 20th, 1987 - 26 min

Mrs. H. Leslie (Harriet) Atlass, widow of the founder of WBBM, Chicago recalls the earliest days of the radio station, her early life with her husband (they were married in 1917 in Lincoln, Illinois), and their “affluent life” together. Our conversation was in preparation for the book “WBBM Radio, Yesterday and Today.”