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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

May 7th, 2016: Life of Riley, Hopalong Cassidy, Speaking of Radio, Are You Safe in the Suburbs?, Railroad Hour, Mysterious Traveler

May 14th, 2016: The Couple Next Door, Lights Out, Henry Morgan Show, Speaking of Radio, Edward R. Murrow and the News, Great Gildersleeve, Philco Vance

May 21st, 2016: Out of the Comics and on the Air

Comic Weekly Man, Adventures of Superman, Little Orphan Annie, Blondie, Dick Tracy, Terry and the Pirates, Archie Andrews, Buck Rodgers in the 25th Century

May 28th, 2016: Harry James: A Centennial Celebration

America Dances, Harry James and His Orchestra, Harry James and His Music Makers, One Night Stand #560, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Jun 4th, 2016: Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Joan Davis Show, Inner Sanctum, Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet, Cisco Kid, Philco Radio Time

Jun 11th, 2016: Spotlight on Olivia DeHaviland

Suspense, Bob Hope Show, Lux Radio Theatre, Everything for the Boys, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Jun 18th, 2016: Father Knows Best, Bill Stern Sports Newsreel, The Third Man, Easy Aces, Kraft Music Hall, Sealtest Village Store, Dragnet

Jun 25th, 2016: Radio's Lucky Number

One Out of Seven, Screen Guild Players, Crime Classics, Here's to Veterans, Wild Bill Hickok, Eddie Cantor Show, The Whistler

Previous Programs

displays the previous month of programming
Apr 30th, 2016: Our 46th Anniversary Show - 'Thanks for Listening'

GI Jive #877, Speaking of Radio, Jack Bundy Show, X Minus One

Apr 23rd, 2016: Harold and Norman: Lloyds of America

Old Gold Comedy Theatre, Speaking of Radio, Columbia Presents Corwin, Suspense

Apr 16th, 2016: Gangbusters, Martin and Lewis Show, Sherlock Holmes, Gene Autry's Melody Ranch, My Favorite Husband, Damon Runyon Theatre

Apr 9th, 2016: The Green Hornet, Speaking of Radio, Matinee with Bob and Ray, Bob and Ray, Adventures of Philip Marlowe

Blues Time