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Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


6488. Assignment Home. March 24, 1945. CBS net. "The Story Of Johnny Evers". Sustaining. A well produced series done in co-operation with the Veterans Administration dealing with the returning soldier. A high school football coach whom everyone thinks is a hero, really lacks self-confidence. The program may be dated March 24, 1946. Harry Salter (music), Sandy Becker (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6489. Assignment Home. August 11, 1946. Program #4. CBS net. "The Sixth Sense". Sustaining. A dramatized look at the problems of the blind veteran. Produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. Hugh Thomas, Arlene Joyce, Robert P. Teller (producer), Arnold Perl (writer), Albert Ward (director), Robert Stringer (composer), Harry Salter (conductor), Don Baker (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6490. Assignment Home. August 18, 1946. Program #5. CBS net. "Feet On The Ground". Sustaining. A vet returns to his old civilian job, but thinks the world owes him a lot. The program is produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. A repeat broadcast of this script. Bob Franklin (from KQW, San Francisco), Lou Becker (of The Veterans Administration), Larry Laughlin (a veteran), Frank Butler, Frances Heflin, Robert Heller (producer), Arnold Perl (writer), Richard Sanville (director), Robert Stringer (composer), Harry Salter (conductor), Don Baker (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6491. Assignment Home. August 25, 1946. Program #6. CBS net. "World Without War". Sustaining. A story of discrimination against the returning American Indian veteran. The program is produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6492. Assignment Home. September 1, 1946. Program #7. CBS net. "The Biggest Crime". Sustaining. A soldier back form Germany tries to combat the indifference to race hatred he finds. The program is produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6493. Assignment Home. September 8, 1946. Program #8. CBS net. "The Second Wound". Sustaining. A vet develops a paralyzed arm because of mental problems. The program is produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6494. Assignment Home. September 15, 1946. Program #9. CBS net. "Second Life, Second Chance". Sustaining. The last show of the series. A paraplegic vet is given the will to live and return to society. The program is produced in collaboration with The Veterans Administration. . 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 7 programs.