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TWTD Archive – October 23, 1993

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Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, October 23, 1993

FIBBER MC GEE AND MOLLY (10-12-43)  McGee’s old pal Fred Nitney wants  a reference for his daughter who wants a commission in the WW II Women’s Army Corps.

GREAT GILDERSLEEVE (10-25-50) Gildy is hopeful that he will be named to the “Sons of Summerfield” lodge.

WORLD NEWS TODAY (10-24-43) WW II news:  “Allied planes from Italy have attacked Southeastern  Austria.”

THE GOLDBERGS (12-10-40) First of two connected but isolated episodes of the classic daytime drama starring Gertrude Berg as Molly Goldberg.

THE GOLDBERGS (12-11-40) Second of two consecutive episodes.

JACK BENNY PROGRAM (10-24-43)  Jack tells of his WW II camp visit to “Algiers.”