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TWTD Archives – April 3rd, 1993

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Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, April 3, 1993

NELSON EDDY SHOW (11-29-44) A program of musical favorites with guest 12-year old Lois Butler. WW II flavor.

MAIL CALL #136 (1940s)  Nelson Eddy emcees a variety program for WW II servicemen. Guests are  Jerry Lester, Andrews Sisters, Cass Daley.

LUX RADIO THEATRE (9-4-44) “Maytime” starring Nelson Eddy and Jeanette MacDonald. An opera star falls in love with a penniless singer in Paris, but her husband interferes.

NELSON EDDY SHOW (6-2-46) Bob Nolan and the Sons of the Pioneers join Nelson for a program with a western theme.

SPECIAL GUESTS are GAIL LULAY, author of “Nelson Eddy, America’s Favorite Baritone” and movie historian BOB KOLOSOSKI.