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

TWTD Archive – July 29th, 1995

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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS

Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, July 29, 1995

WORLD NEWS TODAY (7-29-45) WW II coverage. “Edward R. Murrow reported from London his belief that one of the principal negotiators at Potsdam has stated that his country will go to war with Japan – and soon.”  (Stalin; Russia) 

SPEAKING OF RADIO ACTOR’S ROUNDTABLE (5-28-94) Radio actors Jack Krushen, Peter Leeds, Tyler McVey and Les Tremayne reminisce about their careers and the great days of acting in radio during a conversation moderated by Chuck Schaden and recorded at the Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters clubhouse in Hollywood, California. Lots of stories about radio, performers, producers and directors.

SUSPENSE (6-24-62) “With Murder in Mind” starring Jack Krushen as a mentalist who performs a night club mind-reading routine with uncanny accuracy. 

SUSPENSE (1-13-55) “Final Payment” starring Harry Bartell and Peter Leeds in the story of a “perfect fraud that succeeded only too well.”

ONE MAN’S FAMILY (4-5-51) Book 84, Chapter 14.  “I love romance.”