The Friendship Train

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.


103870. The Friendship Train. November 9, 1947. WNYC, New York City. Mayor O'Dwyer explains how the train will help the people of Italy. He says, "This train operates on heart power." William O'Dwyer. 3:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

103869. The Friendship Train. November 18, 1947. WNYC, New York City. Mayor O'Dwyer speaks to an audience of children about the "Friendship Food Train" which is arriving in New York City at the end of its journey. The concept was to raise donations of food for the hungry people of France. The recording starts with the arrival of the mayor; an unknown amount was heard before that. William O'Dwyer (Mayor), Warren Austin (U.S. Ambassador to France), Drew Pearson, Grover Whalen (?), Ludovic Chancel (Counsel-General of France), Tarchiano (wife of the Italian Ambassador, Alberto Tarchiano), Luigi Nardi (Counsul-General of Italy), Tommy Cowan (announcer). 39:24. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

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