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Those Were the Days Encore

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 Wednesday, 6 a.m. Central Time.

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Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, June 21, 1997

Something Old–

X MINUS ONE (9-12-57) “The Old Die Rich” is a science fiction story about some elderly people who are found dead of malnutrition, but with substantial savings accounts. An actor, researching a role, wants to find out why.

Something New—

PHIL HARRIS – ALICE FAYE SHOW (3-19-50) Alice wants a new car, but can’t decide which one to buy.

SPEAKING OF RADIO (10-28-87) Alice Faye talks about her long show business career and the Harris-Faye Show in a conversation with Chuck Schaden.

Something Borrowed—

SCREEN GUILD PLAYERS (4-1-46) “On Borrowed Time” starring Lionel Barrymore, Agnes Moorehead, Vincent Price and Ted Donaldson in a fable of Death, who comes to claim his victims.

Something Blue—

PHILO VANCE (1948) “The Blue Penny Murder Case” stars Jackson Beck as Vance. A woman is murdered with no apparent motive.

Updated:  6/21/17            5:23 am C.S.T

– 6/28/1997