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TWTD Archive – August 27th, 1994

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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS

Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, August 27, 1994

FLYWHEEL, SHYSTER AND FLYWHEEL (1992)  Program number 10 in the series of re-enactments of the 1932 Marx Brothers radio show.

WORLD NEWS TODAY (8-27-44) CBS worldwide correspondents with news of WW II.  “The Allies are giving the Germans a steady drubbing as the enemy retreats toward the Reich.  The Allied bag of German prisoners has passed the 23,000 mark.  Paris is swinging back to normalcy despite some enemy sniping and a bombing attack by the Luftwaffe.”

LUX RADIO THEATRE (12-16-43) “Mrs. Miniver” starring Greer Garson and Walter Pidgeon.  A moving WW II story about a middle class English family learning to cope with the war.

WORDS AT WAR (8-29-44)  “Simone” is a 15-year old accused of a crime against the people of France.  The story takes place in June, 1940 near the beginning of WW II.

ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-23-51) Book 82, Chapter 17.

ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-24-51) Book 82, Chapter 18. NOTE:  Chapter 19 is missing from our series.

ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-26-51) Book 82, Chapter 20.