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Those Were the Days

Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m.

Those Were the Days  Program Host(s):
Ken Alexander
Steve Darnall

This program is available for sponsorship!
(Contact Ron Horan for more details.)

WDCB is very pleased to present "Those Were the Days," a program that has played a prominent role in Chicago's radio history for more than 35 years. Drawing from a vast library of material each Saturday, Steve Darnall presents old-time radio classics & music.

You'll find the complete schedule for every Those Were the Days program—along with great articles about the Golden Age of Entertainment—in ever issue of Nostalgia Digest magazine!
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Upcoming Programs

Aug 29th, 2015: Surrender Of Japan, Magic Island, Alan Young Show, Nick Carter, Master Detective, Damon Runyon Theatre, Encore Theatre

Sep 5th, 2015: Big Bands And Small Groups

Magic Key, Benny Goodman And His Orchestra, Fats Waller And His Rhythm, The Art Van Damme Quintet, Swing Shift, Louis Prima And His Band, Camel Caravan, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Sep 12th, 2015: James Stewart On The Air

Screen Guild Players, Six Shooter, Bing Crosby Show, Readers' Digest Radio Edition, Jack Benny Program, Suspense

Sep 19th, 2015: Little Orphan Annie, Blondie, The Whistler, Railroad Hour, Two Thousand Plus, Fred Allen Show

Sep 26th, 2015: Crime Club, Burns And Allen Show, Gene Autry's Melody Ranch, Duffy's Tavern, Broadway Is My Beat, GI Journal #75

Previous Programs

displays the previous month of programming
Aug 22nd, 2015: Kukla, Fran, Ollie, Jack...And More Magic!

Kukla, Fran And Ollie, Magic Island, Speaking Of Radio, The Northerners, Theatre Five

Aug 15th, 2015: Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, Magic Island, Green Hornet, Vic And Sade, An American In England, Charlie McCarthy Show

Aug 8th, 2015: Mysterious Traveler, Magic Island, Speaking Of Radio, Martin And Lewis Show, Frontier Gentleman

Aug 1st, 2015: Magic Is On The Air

Magic Island, Fibber McGee And Molly, Magic Key

Jammin Jazz