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 ROOT OF ALL EVIL!
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, October 23rd, 1976
FRED ALLEN SHOW (10-24-48) Dale Carnegie is guest, with Portland Hoffa and the DeMarco Sisters. Fred’s question is “How do you feel about stopping radio giveaway shows?”
THE CLOCK (1950s) “All the Money in the World.” A young man who believes that money makes the world go ’round meets a gentleman who offers him “all the money in the world.” (22 min).
BREAK THE BANK (10-5-49) Bud Collier and Bert Parks star in this granddaddy of the radio money give-away shows. (30 min).
LUX RADIO THEATRE (4-18-49) “Treasure of Sierra Madre” stars Humphrey Bogart, Frank Lovejoy in the radio version of the 1947 movie. (52 min).
MOLLE MYSTERY THEATRE (5-14-48) “Close Shave” starring K. T. Stevens.
CHARLIE MC CARTHY SHOW (9-23-45) Anne Baxter and Keenan Wynn are guests.