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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RADIO’S PRIVATE EYES
Originally broadcast on WNMP
Sunday, September 20, 1970
YOURS TRULY, JOHNNY DOLLAR (7-29-62) “The Four is a Crowd Matter” starring Mandel Kramer as the man with the action-packed expense account.
OUR SPECIAL GUEST is actor TONY RANDALL who speaks of his radio career. Recorded 9-16-70 at Chicago’s Ambassador East Hotel.
I LOVE A MYSTERY (1949) Isolated episode of “The Thing That Cries in the Night”
With Russell Thorson as Jack Packard, Barton Yarborough as Doc Long and Tony Randall as Reggie York.
ADVENTURES OF SAM SPADE (8-1-48) “Dry Martini Caper” starring Howard Duff as the private eye with Lurene Tuttle and Joseph Kearns.
MR. KEEN, TRACER OF LOST PERSONS (1-19-50) “The Bride and Groom Murder Case” is solved by the kindly old investigator.
NOTE: With this broadcast, Those Were The Days has moved to Sunday afternoons for the full schedule of Northwestern Wildcat football games on station WNMP.