Feature Project

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.

7046. Feature Project. September 25, 1953. Program #6. CBS net. "This Game Of Baseball". Sustaining. A well-edited and most interesting look at the national pastime just before the 1953 World Series. A thorough survey of the industry from the minor leagues to the hot dog concession. Cy Young, Gil Hodges, Lou Gehrig, Mickey Mantle, Pee Wee Reese, Phil Rizzuto, Stan Musial, Yogi Berra, Al Martin (producer, editor), Don Kellerman (reporter), Ted Hannah (reporter), Arthur Patterson (reporter), Ben Ludlow (composer), Alfredo Antonini (conductor), Stuart Novins (supervisor), Babe Ruth, Bing Crosby (narrator). 59:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

9203. Feature Project. November 27, 1953. Program #7. CBS net. Sustaining. What it means to an individual and society when a parole is granted . An excellent, superb, documentary on prison life. What it feels like on the inside. Great radio. Eric Sevareid (narrator). 1 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

9204. Feature Project. April 11, 1954. Program #11. CBS net. "The Wetbacks". Sustaining. An excellent, well produced, throughly researched document on illegal Mexican immigration. A fine example of a radio documentary when the industry had the manpower and interest to do it right. Ron Cochran (narrator). 1 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

9205. Feature Project. May 19, 1954. Program #12. CBS net. "Indochina". Sustaining. A discussion of the Southeast Asian situation shortly after the French defeat at Dien Bien Phu. Comments by foreign ambassadors and American congressman (including Senator John Kennedy, who thinks sending American ground troops to Vietnam would be a mistake). Lowell Thomas (narrator), John Kennedy. 1 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

6561. Feature Project. August 7, 1954. Program #5. CBS net. "The Quacks". Sustaining. A shocking-but-true program about a medical frauds, including recordings of "quacks" in action. Bill Downs (narrator), David Moore (producer), Don Kellerman (reporter), Arthur Patterson (reporter), Ted Hannah (reporter), Ben Ludlow (composer), Alfredo Antonini (conductor), Stuart Novins (supervisor). 58:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 5 programs.