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VARIETY OF PROGRAMS
Originally broadcast on WNIB
Saturday, August 21, 1993
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-26-50) Book 81, Chapter 22
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-27-50) Book 81, Chapter 23.
FIBBER MC GEE AND MOLLY (5-18-43) When Fibber borrows Mrs. Uppington’s car, it is stolen!
JOHN W. VANDERCOOK (8-28-43) WW II commentary. “The Axis leaders…have been very lucky… Mussolini and Hitler… have led charmed lives… There is no record of any serious attempts ever having been made to assassinate Hitler. Pot shots have been taken at Mussolini, but bad luck and bad aim prevented their finding a vital spot.”
SCREEN DIRECTOR’S PLAYHOUSE (11-18-49) “The Uninvited” starring Ray Milland.
TREASURY STAR PARADE (1943) WW II war bond program with Duke Ellington and his orchestra.
WORLD NEWS TODAY (8-29-43) Doug Edwards and CBS correspondents with WW II reports. “The Germans have put Denmark under martial law today.”
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-28-50) Book 81, Chapter 24.
ONE MAN’S FAMILY (12-29-50) Book 81, Chapter 25.
NOTE: This is the final chapter in this book and the last of our One Man’s Family programs for this summer. We’ll have more next year as we find out about Clifford’s new job and his new girlfriend.