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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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, November 4, 1995
ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE (10-24-48) “The Insomnia Caper” stars Howard Duff as Sam, who can’t get any sleep because of a lovers’ quarrel outside his room.
FLYWHEEL, SHYSTER AND FLYWHEEL (1994) Program 16 in this 18-part BBC series of re-enactments of the Marx Brothers 1932 radio show.
LUX RADIO THEATRE (9-13-43) “Phantom of the Opera” starring Nelson Eddy and Susanna Foster. Basil Rathbone co-stars as the Phantom, a disfigured composer who lives in the catacombs under the Paris Opera House.
JUDY CANOVA SHOW (10-4-47) Judy is scheduled for a screen test at “Paragon Studios.” Cast features Mel Blanc, Joe Kearns, Hans Conried.
GUNSMOKE (1-31-53) William Conrad stars with Howard McNear as Doc Adams, who is being sought as a fugitive by a deputy from Virginia.
NOTE: Ken Alexander is guest host for this week’s program.