Cecil Brown 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.


68940. Cecil Brown News. July 6, 1942. CBS net. Commercials deleted. The biggest German offensive of the year has begun against the Ukraine, with some success. The battle of Suez has been bogged down by a sand storm. German and American tanks have met in battle for the first time. Four Japanese destroyers have been torpedoed in the Aleutians. Cecil Brown. 4:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

108449. Cecil Brown News. January 18, 1943. CBS net, WJAS, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sponsored by: Johns-Manville, Bulova (local). 8:55 P.M. The Russians are sweeping forward on 6 fronts. The Russians have broken the seige of Leningrad. Seventy-Thousand German troops have been killed in Stalingrad. The British are advancing on Rommel's army. Other war news. Cecil Brown, Tony Marvin (announcer). 5:25. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

76307. Cecil Brown News. March 15, 1943. CBS net. Sponsored by: Johns Manville. The Germans have reconquered Karkhov. "There is no pessimism in Moscow." General Geroux has invited General De Gaulle to come to Algeria. The Japanese are retreating in northern Hunan Province (China). Cecil Brown, Tony Marvin (announcer). 4:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

76306. Cecil Brown News. September 3, 1943. CBS net. The British Eighth Army has invaded southern Italy. Where is General Patton's Seventh Army? Eight Allied bombers were downed over France, the Russians are still retreating. Cecil Brown. 3:52. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

108083. Cecil Brown News. March 9, 1945. Mutual net, WCAE, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sponsored by: Phillies cigars. The date is approximate. "The German war machine is in its final stages." "Hitler is ready and anxious...to exterminate the German people." "There no prospect of an armistice to end the war." "The end of organized German resistance is not too far away." Premier Koiso expects an American invasion. Three-hundred bombers have attacked Tokyo today. Cecil Brown. 9:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

14485. Cecil Brown News. April 12, 1945. Mutual net. Sustaining. 7:45 P.M. Walter Compton reports from Washington. He explains how and why he had been previously cut off the air. A graphic description of the confusion at the White House after the news of President Roosevelt's death was revealed. Walter Compton, Cecil Brown. 14:58. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

41871. Cecil Brown News. March 19, 1948. Mutual-Don Lee net. Sustaining. News and Commentary. Seven American sailors have been drowned in France, ineptitude in Greece, the U. S. may change its mind about partitioning Palestine, report by the Human Rights Commission, a do-it-yourself bigotry quiz. Cecil Brown. 14:23. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

63468. Cecil Brown News. February 23, 1950. Mutual net. Sustaining. News of elections taking place in England, Russia rejects a "big three meeting." General Omar Bradley is to testify about American Civil Defense. Bulgaria has broken relations with the United Nations. The program includes a tape made by Cecil Brown in Madrid. He concludes that the Spanish people are not able to remove Franco by themselves. It is a pragmatic point of view regarding the diplomatic recognition of Spain. Cecil Brown. 14:29. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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