We invite you to listen to a complete 4-hour program from the 39-year run of Those Were The Days (1970—2009) hosted by Radio Hall of Famer Chuck Schaden. The encore programs that run on this page are exactly as first broadcast over the air. They contain vintage radio shows, special guests and commercials and messages as originally presented on WLTD, Evanston (May 2, 1970 thru July 31, 1975); on WNIB, Chicago (September 6, 1975 thru February 10, 2001) and on WDCB, DuPage County (February 3, 2001 thru June 27, 2009). Encores are selected by us and are available on demand 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. Program selections are added every week on Saturday, 7a.m. Central Time.
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THE WEEK THAT WAS —
THE TUESDAY SHOWS
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, March 20, 1976
THIS IS YOUR LIFE ( 5-24-49 ) Ralph Edwards presents the story of boxer Barney Ross
MR. AND MRS. NORTH (1940s) “Fool’s Gold” starring Joseph Curtain and Alice Frost
BOB HOPE SHOW (4-19-49) Doris Day, Irene Ryan, Les Brown and his orchestra, and guest Jimmy Durante
BIG TOWN (1940s) “Teenage Terror” Edward Pauley as Steve Wilson of the Illustrated Press
MR. ACE AND JANE (1-16-48) Goodman Ace and his wife Jane in the first show in the series.