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 Saturday, 7a.m. Central Time.
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SALUTE TO THE SILVER SCREEN
Originally broadcast on WNMP
Saturday, May 16, 1970
HOLLYWOOD NEWS WITH JIMMY FIDLER (1-15-45) The noted film columnist and broadcaster offers the latest Tinseltown gossip.
ON-THE-AIR MOVIE PREVIEW (8-16-40) Paramount Pictures presents a radio preview of their newest musical release “Rhythm on the River” starring Bing Crosby, Mary Martin and Pat O’Brien.
SCREEN GUILD PLAYERS (3-20-45) “Laura” starring Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews and Clifton Webb.
PLUS – excerpts and clips featuring Judy Garland; Fred Allen; Marx Brothers; W. C. Fields; Dick Powell; and Bela Lugosi on Candid Microphone.