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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.

Upcoming Programs

Dec 20th, 2014: Radio To Wrap, Bake, And Decorate By

A Christmas Carol, Cinnamon Bear, Charlie McCarthy Show, Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Rudy Vallee Show

Dec 27th, 2014: Season's Greetings!

Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet, Lux Radio Theatre, Fred Allen Show, Dr. Christian, Railroad Hour

Jan 3rd, 2015: Adventures By Morse, A Date With Judy, Magnificent Montague

Jan 10th, 2015: We Remember Lauren Bacall

Command Performance, Lux Radio Theatre, Jack Benny Program, Bold Venture, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Jan 17th, 2015: Bill Stern Sports Newsreel, Speaking of Radio, Spike Jones Show, Mysterious Traveler, Burns and Allen Show, Richard Diamond, Private Detective

Jan 24th, 2015: Calling All Cars, Kraft Music Hall, The Saint, Duffy's Tavern, Suspense, Screen Directors' Playhouse

Jan 31st, 2015: Radio Takes a Snow Day

Quiet, Please, Fibber McGee and Molly, Let George Do It, Claudia, Great Gildersleeve, Escape

Feb 7th, 2015: Jack Benny Program, Glamour Manor, Screen Guild Players, Jubilee #21

Feb 14th, 2015: Jack Benny Program, Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, Suspense, Mail Call #94

Feb 21st, 2015: Jack Benny Program, GI Journal #87, Dennis Day Show, Fred Allen Show

Feb 28th, 2015: Jack Benny Program, Private Life of Rochester Van Jones, Paramount's Silver Jubilee, Mel Blanc Show

Mar 7th, 2015: Dimension X, Life With Luigi, Lux Radio Theatre, Fort Laramie, Eddie Cantor Show

Mar 14th, 2015: Lights Out, Henry Morgan Show, Dragnet, Our Miss Brooks, Norge Kitchen Committee, CBS Radio Workshop

Mar 21st, 2015: Radio's Copy Cats

Green Hornet, Blue Beetle, The Thin Man, Mr. and Mrs. North, The Shadow, The Avenger

Mar 28th, 2015: Aldrich Family, Adventures of Philip Marlowe, Red Skelton Show, Inner Sanctum, Ginny Simms Show, Challenge of the Yukon

Previous Programs

displays the previous month of programming
Dec 13th, 2014: Radio To Address Cards By

Fibber McGee and Molly, Cinnamon Bear, Sherlock Holmes, Kate Smith Show, The Whistler

Dec 6th, 2014: Radio To Plan Your List By

The Shadow, Cinnamon Bear, Sealtest Variety Theatre, The Angel With The Cold Nose, Our Miss Brooks

Nov 29th, 2014: Radio To Get Into The Holiday Spirit By

Jack Benny Program, Cinnamon Bear, Candy Matson, Kraft Music Hall, Suspense

Nov 22nd, 2014: Annual Thanksgiving Show

Jimmy Durante Show, Cinnamon Bear, Hallmark Playhouse, Liberace Program, Father Knows Best

Piano Jazz