False V-J Day Coverage

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

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53009. False V-J Day Coverage. August 10, 1945. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sustaining. 10:45 A. M. (E. W. T.) NBC False V-J Day Coverage Program #2. See cat. #53008 for sequencing. News and commentary by Don Goddard (New York) and James Stevenson (New York). An analysis of what the term "sovereign ruler" (referring to Emperor Hirohito's possible future role in the Japanese government) really means. Henry Cassidy reports from Washington D. C. after three unsuccessful attempts to reach him. Don Goddard, James Stevenson, Henry Cassidy. 14:48. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

53008. False V-J Day Coverage. August 10, 1945. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sustaining. 10:30 A.M. (E.W.T.) NBC False V-J Day Coverage Program #1. H. V. Kaltenborn and Cesar Saerchinger comment on the possible Japanese surrender. Kaltenborn's opinion is that the emperor should be allowed to remain the head of the country. Cesar Saerchinger comments on Russia's last minute entry into the war. The schedule of WEAF, New York is almost complete from 10:30 A.M. to 9:00 P.M., with the exception of 11:00 to 11:30 A.M. and 6:30 to 6:40 P.M. The correct sequencing of the 33 broadcasts is: #53008, #53009, #53010, #53011, #69842, #69843, #69844, #69835, #69835 (o.k.), #69846, #69847, #59776, #59777, #59778, #59779, #69848, #69849, #40166, #40167, #40168, #40320, #69836, #69837, #62162, #62163, #62164, #62165, #69851, #69852, #21665, #69853, #21522, #64635. Cesar Saerchinger, H. V. Kaltenborn. 14:31. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

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