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, 9a.m. Central Time.
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WE REMEMBER OLAN SOULE
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, April 9, 1994
FIRST NIGHTER (2-5-48) “Drink for the Damned” starring Olan Soule and Barbara Luddy with Marvin Miller, Parley Baer, Willard Waterman, Arthur Q. Brian.
SPEAKING OF RADIO (2-17-75) Olan Soule and Barbara Luddy talk with Chuck Schaden about their radio days in a conversation recorded in Mr. Soule’s home in Woodland Hills, California.
WAYSIDE THEATRE (1-22-39) “Food for Thought” starring Olan Soule and Patricia Dunlop. A newlywed wife, used to preparing huge meals for her husband, invites his health-conscious boss to dinner.
SPEAKING OF RADIO (10-11-89) Olan Soule, visiting the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago, chats about his broadcast career in a conversation with Chuck Schaden. Olan Soule died February 1, 1994 at age 84.
GRAND MARQUEE (7-10-47) “Here We Go Again”” starring Olan Soule and Muriel Bremner in “a merry tale of love and confusion” at a wacky wedding.