CBS Radio: The Listening Years

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.


8102. CBS Radio: The Listening Years. November 6, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. 9:30 P.M. A program in celebration of National Radio Week. The program is done in the style of, "You Are There" (called "CBS Is There" at this time), but is not part of the "You Are There" series. Recreations of many historic events of recent years. World War II ends as the Japanese surrender aboard the battleship Missouri (September 1, 1945). The Kentucky Derby is broadcast for the first time (May 16, 1931). Prince Edward abdicates his throne on radio (December 11, 1936). The Ohio State Penitentiary burns (April 21, 1930). President Roosevelt's first inaugural address (March 4, 1933). President Roosevelt enumerates the "Four Freedoms" (January 6, 1941). President Roosevelt asks Congress for a declaration of war (December 8, 1941). A conversation between New York and London (December, 1943). A report from London on D-Day with a beachhead recording by George Hicks (June 6, 1944). John Daly (narrator), George Hicks, Franklin Roosevelt, Larry LeSueur, Robert Lewis Shayon (producer, director), Allan Sloane (writer), Jackson Beck, Bud Collyer. 29:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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