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, July 17, 1993
JACK BENNY PROGRAM (4-25-43) On Easter Sunday, Jack sells carnations to people walking in the Easter Parade.
SCREEN DIRECTOR’S PLAYHOUSE (2-3-50) “The Sea Wolf” starring Edward G. Robinson.
WORLD NEWS TODAY (7-11-43) CBS correspondents from the world’s political and battle fronts during WW II including Edward R. Murrow in London. “Allied forces are smashing forward on a 100-mile front in Sicily.”
ACADEMY AWARD (4-6-46) “Kitty Foyle” starring Ginger Rogers as a working girl who falls in love.
GREAT GILDERSLEEVE (4-11-43) Gildy has an accident with his car. WW II flavor.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-12-50) Book 81, Chapter 12.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-13-50) Book 81, Chapter 13.