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Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden

TWTD Archive – February 7, 1976

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Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, February 7, 1976

AMOS ‘N’ ANDY (3-3-44) Freeman Gosden and Charles Correll star as Andy looks for Madame Queen’s signature

THE STORY OF AMOS ‘N’ ANDY — Charles Correll reminisces about the career and success of radio’s all-time favorites with recollections by announcer Bill Hay, organist Gaylord Carter and sound clips from Sam ‘n’ Henry and early Amos ‘n’ Andy shows.

AMOS ‘N’ ANDY (1950s) Kingfish brushes up on his charm, but it has a negative effect on Sapphire.