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Those Were the Days

Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m.

Program Host(s): Ken Alexander, Steve Darnall

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.
Email Those Were The Days: info@nostalgiadigest.com

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

Apr 11th: The Death Of A President - 1

News, Special Report, CBS World News, Dora Bateman, Tribute to Franklin D. Roosevelt, Roosevelt Memorial Service, Roosevelt Funeral Procession, Roosevelt Funeral Service

Apr 18th: The Death Of A President - 2

Report To The Nation, CBS News, Tribute to Franklin D. Roosevelt

Apr 25th: Late April, 1945

President Harry S. Truman, This Is My Best, Death Of Ernie Pyle, Arch Oboler's Plays, Special Report, Death Of Adolf Hitler, News Broadcasts

May 2nd: Our 50th Anniversary Show - 'Thanks For Listening'

May 9th: V-E Day Is Here!

Van Deventer And The News, President Harry S. Truman, This Is V-E Day, Hollywood V-E Day Special, On A Note Of Triumph, Howard K. Smith

May 16th: Drene Time, The Whistler, Fibber McGee And Molly, Bill Stern Sports Newsreel, Major Glenn Miller Day

May 23rd: Big Bands In 1945

One Night Stand #596, Xavier Cugat And His Orchestra, Victory Parade Of Spotlight Bands #752, Victory Parade Of Spotlight Bands #776, Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Yank Bandstand #40, Major Glenn Miller's American Band Of The AEF. Gene Krupa And His Orchestra, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

May 30th: Screen Directors' Playhouse, This Is Your FBI, Our Miss Brooks, President Harry S. Truman, Major Glenn Miller Day

Jun 6th: Fibber McGee And Molly, Suspense, Major Glenn Miller Day, Green Hornet, Lifebuoy Program

Jun 13th: Glenn Miller Day Ends...And Ike Comes Home!

Major Glenn Miller Day, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower

Jun 20th: Red Skelton Show, Broadway Is My Beat, Burns And Allen Show, Inner Sanctum, Charlie McCarthy Show, United Nations Conference

Jun 27th: Ma Perkins, Martin And Lewis Show, Richard Diamond, Private Detective, War Bond Matinee, Two Thousand Plus, Duffy's Tavern, Luke Slaughter Of Tombstone

Previous Programs

Apr 4th: A Is For Arthur, B Is For Burr

Cavalcade of America, Pat Novak For Hire, Fort Laramie, Lux Radio Theater

Mar 28th: Railroad Hour, Speaking of Radio, Theatre Five, Packhard Hour, Command Performance

Mar 21st: Jack Armstrong, The All-American Boy, My Friend Irma, Lux Radio Theatre, Bob Hope Show, March of Time

Mar 14th: Command Performance, Mysterious Traveler, Vic and Sade, Third Man, Great Gildersleeve