Ben Kirk With Tomorrow's News

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.


79999. Ben Kirk With Tomorrow's News. June 23, 1944. KDKA, Pittsburgh. Sustaining. 11:45 P. M. There has been "a black snake in the sky." A violent storm has hit Pittsburgh; the towers of radio station WCAE were knocked down. Nine people have been killed. A Japanese carrier and destroyer have been sunk. Three Japanese tankers have been sunk; other Pacific victories are summaraized. Hand-to-hand fighting is reported in Cherbourg. The recording includes a brief excerpt of the Pittsburgh vs. Brooklyn baseball game. Ben Kirk. 15:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

80003. Ben Kirk With Tomorrow's News. July 17, 1944. KDKA, Pittsburgh. The lead story is the resignation of Premier Tojo and the Japanese cabinet. A summary of advances in the Pacific. German counter-attacks have been beaten back in France, near Caen. Ben Kirk, Bob McKenna (announcer), Harold Peters. 6:50. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Excerpt.

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