Early Morning Roundup

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.


78419. Early Morning Roundup. July 26, 1940. NBC net. Sustaining. 8:00 A. M. (New York Time). The program is also referred to as, "Morning News." Fred Bate (London): German bombs have dropped on England, twenty-three raiders were shot down yesterday. Bergen has been bombed. Details of the sinking of the Lancastria has been reported, 2800 dead. The British blockade of Europe has extended to Spain. It is the 326th day of the war. William Kerker (Berlin): a summary of economy proposals from the German government. Kerker sounds out of breath (possibly from running up four flights of stairs from the censor's office right before the broadcast). Claude Mahoney (Washington, D. C.): Speculations about political changes in the Roosevelt administration. Fred Bate, William Kerker, Claude Mahoney. 14:20. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

79110. Early Morning Roundup. August 3, 1940. NBC net. Sustaining. 8:00 A. M. (EDT). Charles Linneaus is cued in Rome, but the circuit is not heard. The Petain government in France has banned Freemasonry, which is blamed for the fall of the country. The British have conducted bombing raids on Sardinia, The Sudan and Kenya. John MacVane (London): A summary of recent air raids on Britain. General De Gaulle has been sentenced to death by the Petain government. Claude Mahoney (Washington, D. C.): Debate over the Conscription Bill. Mr. Mahoney doesn't read the news very well. John MacVane, Claude Mahoney. 14:32. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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