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Those Were the Days

Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m.

Program Host(s): 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 50 years. Drawing from a vast library of material each Saturday, Steve Darnall presents old-time radio classics and 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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Two Week Archive

Upcoming Programs

Apr 20th: Country - And Clubs

National Barn Dance, Linit Bath Club Revue, Crime Club, Supper Club, Grouch Club

Apr 27th: Our 54th Anniversary Show - "Thanks for Listening"

Broadway Is My Beat, Rosemary Clooney Sings, Six Shooter, Bob Hope Show, Night Watch, Jack Benny Program, Suspense

May 4th: X Minus One, Mr. and Mrs. Blandings, Speaking of Radio, Silver Theater, Red Skelton Show, Adventures of Philip Marlowe

May 11th: Aldrich Family, Speaking of Radio, One Man's Family, A Date with Judy, Inner Sanctum

May 18th: Here's Morgans!

Henry Morgan Show, Suspense, Kraft Music Hall, Thin Man, Cavalcade of America, CBS Radio Workshop

May 25th: World War II and the Big Bands

Johnny Messner and His Orchestra, Thursday Evening with Tommy Dorsey, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #296, I Sustain the Wings, Harry James and His Music Makers, Yank Bandstand #88, One Night Stand #682, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Jun 1st: Danny Kaye Show, Vic and Sade, The Falcon, Drene Time, Bill Stern Sports Newsreel, Our Miss Brooks, Frontier Gentleman

Jun 8th: Strange Wills, Jimmy Durante Show, The Shadow, My Friend Irma, Pat Novak For Hire, Command Performance #179

Jun 15th: Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, Green Hornet, Philco Radio Time, Studio One

Jun 22nd: Birds Eye Open House, John Steel, Adventurer, First Nighter, Hopalong Cassidy, A Day in the Life of Dennis Day, The Whistler

Jun 29th: Happy Birthday, Chuck Schaden!

Previous Programs

Apr 13th: MGM: A Centennial Celebration - Part 2

Screen Guild Players, Adventures of Maisie, Lux Radio Theater, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Apr 6th: MGM: A Centennial Celebration - Part 1

Leo is on the Air, Screen Guild Players, Lux Radio Theater, Story of Dr. Kildare, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Mar 30th: Radio's Easter Basket

Kraft Music Hall, Red Skelton Show, Hollywood Star Time, Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, The Shadow, Great Gildersleeve

Mar 23rd: Challenge of the Yukon, Life of Riley, Lights Out, Four Star Playhouse, Big Town, Milton Berle Show

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