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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HOORAY FOR HOLLYWOOD
Originally broadcast on WNMP
Sunday, November 1, 1970
ACADEMY AWARD (10-23-46) “The Devil and Miss Jones” starring Charles Coburn and Virginia Mayo in the comedy about a department store tycoon who takes a job in his own store.
OUR SPECIAL GUEST is actor DOUGLAS FAIRBANKS, JR. who talks about his long motion picture career. Recorded 10-27-70 at Drury Lane Theatre, Evergreen Park, Illinois.
SCREEN DIRECTORS PLAYHOUSE (9-9-49) “The Human Comedy” starring Mickey Rooney in William Saroyan’s story of a small California town during World War II. Cast includes Francis X. Bushman, Barton Yarborough and Irene Tedro. Directed by Clarence Brown.
ACADEMY AWARD (4-9-46) “Kitty Foyle” starring Ginger Rogers as a working girl from the “wrong” side of the tracks who loves a socialite.