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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 Ken Scott 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 Programming

Jul 26th, 2014: Nightbeat, Nightwatch, Fred Allen Show, Tarzan, First Nighter

Aug 2nd, 2014: Radio Rides West!

Romance, Gunsmoke, Adventures of Red Ryder, Six Shooter, Roy Rogers Show, Frontier Gentleman

Aug 9th, 2014: Fibber McGee and Molly, Pat Novak for Hire, GI Journal #88, Story of Dr. Kildare, My Friend Irma, Hall or Fantasy

Aug 16th, 2014: We Remember Mickey Rooney

Leo Is On The Air, Good News of 1939, Lux Radio Theatre, Philco Radio Time, Suspense, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Aug 23rd, 2014: Kraft Music Hall, Two Thousand Plus, Tex and Jinx Show, Fred Waring Show, Henry Morgan Show, Crime Classics, Burns and Allen Show

Aug 30th, 2014: The Great Black Big Bands

Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra, Don Redman and His Orchestra, America Dances, One Night Stand #540, The Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #617, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Sep 6th, 2014: Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Milton Berle Show, Life with Luigi, Criosby-Clooney Show, Life of Riley

Sep 13th, 2014: Halls of Ivy, Rogue's Gallery, Vic and Sade, Space Patrol, Songs By Sinatra, This Is Your FBI, Comedy Caravan

Sep 20th, 2014: Judy Canova Show, Speaking of Radio, Let's Pretend, Suspense

Sep 27th, 2014: Fun and Games

You Bet Your Life, Information Please, Quiz Kids, It Pays To Be Ignorant, Quick as a Flash, Truth or Consequences

Previous Programming

displays the previous month of programming
Jul 19th, 2014: We Remember Shirley Temple

Screen Guild Players, Lux Radio Theatre, Command Performance #9, Theatre of Romance, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Jul 12th, 2014: Archie Andrews, Sherlock Holmes, Jackie Gleason-Les Tremayne Show, Inner Sanctum, Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, Columbia Workshop

Jul 5th, 2014: Bands Across America

Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra, The Ford V-8 Show, Music from Your Hometown #3, Camel Caravan, Bobby Sherwood and His Orchestra, Tex Beneke and His Orchestra, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Jun 28th, 2014: Five By Six

Five Star Final, Wild Bill Hickok, Theatre Five, Lux Radio Theatre, Friendly Five Footnotes, Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar