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, 6 a.m. Central Time.
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ANNUAL THANKSGIVING SHOW
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, November 18, 1995
SONGS BY SINATRA (11-21-45) On the eve of the first peacetime Thanksgiving after World War II, Frank Sinatra offers a program with a patriotic flavor.
EDDIE CANTOR SHOW (11-21-45) It’s turkey troubles for Eddie as he tries to serve Thanksgiving dinner to friends at the Waldorf Hotel.
POP CHRONICLES – The 40s (1972) Fifth program in the series. Music in the post-war years.
HALLMARK PLAYHOUSE (11-24-49) “Courtship of Miles Standish” starring David Niven in Longfellow’s story about the early days of the Plymouth Colony.
JIMMY DURANTE SHOW (11-26-47) Jimmy has a live turkey for Thanksgiving. Guest is Victor Moore.