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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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, August 13, 1994
YOUR ARMY SERVICE FORCES (7-14-44) Stateside program about the military for civilian audiences during WW II. Guest is Cliff “Ukelele Ike” Edwards.
WORDS AT WAR (7-8-44) “Nazis Underground” tells the WW II story of how trusted Nazis are installed in key spots which the Allies are not likely to disturb.
LUX RADIO THEATRE (10-26-42) “Wake Island” starring Brian Donlevy, Robert Preston and Broderick Crawford in a radio version of the 1942 WW II film. A stirring account of the heroic defense of the island in the Pacific.
OUR SPECIAL GUEST will be movie historian BOB KOLOSOSKI who will help us begin our year-long observance of the 60th Anniversary of the Lux Radio Theatre.
WORLD NEWS TODAY (8-13-44) Douglas Edwards and CBS newsmen report from around the world during WW II. “Supreme Allied Headquarters report that the Americans have begun a general advance on a 30-mile front in France with terrific support from the Air Command.”
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-16-51) Book 82, Chapter 12.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-17-51) Book 82, Chapter 13.