The Eleven O'Clock 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.


81304. The Eleven O'Clock News. December 21, 1944. NBC net. Sustaining. 11:00 P.M. The German counter-offensive is thirty-two miles inside Belgium. This is "the greatest single battle" of the war. The Americans have been "out-generaled." Edward Gottlieb (of the O.W.I.), just back from the front, describes the Ardennes forest. A series of disheartening quotes by G.I.'s is read. A newscast very similar to the 6:00 P.M. news (see cat. #81298). Don Hollenbeck, Edward Gottlieb. 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

81551. The Eleven O'Clock News. January 9, 1945. NBC net, WEAF, New York aircheck. Sponsored by: Bond Clothes. News of the landings on Luzon. George Thomas Folster (The Philippines): "The Japs have gone mad." There has been no enemy resistance. The landing on Luzon is "a story to make the heart sing." "These are tremendous days in the march of victory." Tokyo and Formosa were bombed today. There have been small advances in "The Bulge" during the worst eather of the winter. Lyle Van (local newscaster), George Thomas Folster. 15:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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