Speaking of Radio

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


Don Gordon

Recorded May 13th, 1972 - 29 min

Staff announcer who worked at NBC, CBS and WGN in Chicago. He announced the Tom Mix Ralston Straight-Shooters program and many other Windy City-originated shows such as Captain Midnight, Ma Perkins and The Right to Happiness. He came to our WLTD studio in Evanston, Illinois during a live broadcast of Those Were The Days to talk about his career, which included ten years (1942-1952) announcing the Tom Mix program.

Tom Mix - 5/8/45 - Secret Mission

Did you enjoy the interview? Listen to announcer Don Gordon on this VE Day Broadcast of the Tom Mix Ralston Straight-shooters from May 8th, 1945.