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, September 9, 1995
NOTE: This broadcast marks TWTD’s 20th Anniversary on station WNIB.
MR. DISTRICT ATTORNEY (4-11-51) “Case of the Money Machine” starring Jay Josten as the D.A. A patient is kidnapped from the State Medical Hospital.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (4-13-51) Book 84, Chapter 20. “Paul goes to see Elwood.”
FLYWHEEL, SHYSTER AND FLYWHEEL (1994) Program 14 in the series of re-enactments of the Marx Brothers 1932 radio show.
A DATE WITH JUDY (5-18-48) Louise Erickson stars as Judy, who has nothing to wear to the big dance.
POP CHRONICLES – THE 40s (1972) The first program in an eight-part series telling the lively story of pop music in the 1940s. Part One deals with the early 1904s, offering an introduction to the era of big bands, crooners and dazzling vocalists. Commenting on the scene are guests Johnny Mercer, Bing Crosby, Helen O’Connell, Helen Forrest, Sammy Cohn, Tex Beneke, Ray Eberely, George T. Simon, Frank Sinatra, Perry Como, Patty Andrews, Freddy Martin, Harry James, Peggy Lee, Stan Kenton and many others.
THOSE WERE THE DAYS (9-6-75) A short excerpt of the first TWTD program heard on station WNIB, twenty years ago.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (4-16-51) Book 84, Chapter 21. “A pending divorce.”
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (4-17-51) Book 84, Chapter 22. Henry is faced with the inevitable.”