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 6, 1994
ALDRICH FAMILY (12-16-48) Ezra Stone stars as Henry, whose last minute party preparations shatter his father’s peaceful evening.
WORLD NEWS TODAY (8-6-44) Douglas Edwards and other WW II correspondents. “American tanks and men are swarming across the Brittany peninsula today and a clean-up campaign has begun. Other American columns are turning eastward toward Paris. More than a thousand of our planes have bombed Berlin and the Hamburg and Kiel areas of Germany.”
OUR SPECIAL GUEST is popular singing star KYLE KIMBROUGH who will reminisce about his career on radio and television.
WORDS AT WAR (8-1-44) “Headquarters Budapest” is Robert Parker’s provocative WW II story of the Balkans.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-12-51) Book 82, Chapter 10 in Carlton E. Morse’s story, dedicated “to the mothers and fathers of the younger generation and their bewildering offspring.”
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (1-15-51) Book 82, Chapter 11.