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). These TWTD Encores are selected by us and each will be available on demand, 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week. Program selections will be changed every week on Wednesday, 9am Central Time. If you're a subscriber to this website, we'll keep you posted. (See our Home Page to subscribe, free.) Thanks for listening.
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TWTD SWIMSUIT EDITION
Originally broadcast on WDCB
Saturday, July 14, 2007
FIBBER McGEE AND MOLLY (7-15-35) Hoping for a swim in the ocean, the McGees change into their swimming suits.
TRUE DETECTIVE MYSTERIES (7-17-37) “Death in Step-Ins.” While planning wedding festivities, the young bride-to-be and her closest girlfriend decide to go swimming to cool off on a hot day.
JACK BENNY PROGRAM (4-6-52) Excerpt. Jack and Rochester decide to clean the swimming pool.
LUX RADIO THEATRE (12-14-53) “Million Dollar Mermaid” is the story of Australian swimming star Annette Kellerman. Esther Williams and Walter Pidgeon star.
JACK BENNY PROGRAM (5-9-54) Jack, the gang and the Beverly Hills Beavers take a day off for their annual picnic at the beach. Don Wilson puts on his new bathing suit.
SUSPENSE (7-20-43) “Murder Goes for a Swim” starring Warren William as Michael Lanyard with Eric Blore as Jamison, the motion picture co-stars of the “Lone Wolf” series of films. The Lone Wolf investigates when a woman is found dead in a swimming pool.