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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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Two Week Archive

Upcoming Programs

Jul 9th: A Dandy Day of Radio

Screen Guild Players, Family Theater, Stars Over Hollywood, Dr. Christian, Suspense, Your Broadway and Mine

Jul 16th: Calling All Cars, Red Skelton Show, Bob Smith Show, Sealed Book, Life with Luigi, Dragnet

Jul 23rd: Summertime Radio

The King's Men, Mercury Summer Theater, Granby's Green Acres, Call the Police, WOR Summer Theatre, Mystery in the Air

Jul 30th: Screen Directors' Playhouse, Green Hornet, Command Performance #158, Two Thousand Plus, Aldrich Family, Damon Runyon Theater

Aug 6th: Detectives on the Air

Adventures of Nero Wolfe, Philco Vance, Adventures of Sam Spade, Mr. and Mrs. North, Adventures of Ellery Queen, Sherlock Holmes

Aug 13th: Birds Eye Open House, Inner Sanctum, Fleischmann Yeast Hour, Frontier Gentleman, Fibber McGee and Molly

Aug 20th: A Radio Triple Feature - Not with the Original Stars!

Screen Guild Players, Screen Directors' Playhouse, Lux Radio Theater, Our Special Guest Bob Kolososki

Aug 27th: Lum and Abner, Phil Harris-Alice Faye Show, Let George Do It, Henry Morgan Show, Jack Armstrong, The All-American Boy, A Date with Judy, Gangbusters

Sep 3rd: Remembering The Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands

Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #30, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #104, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #372, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #424, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #437, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #731, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #605, Victory Parade of Spotlight Bands #612, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Sep 10th: Radio Walks Down the Aisle

Couple Next Door, Hallmark Playhouse, Bride and Groom, Luke Slaughter of Tombstone, Father Knows Best, Bachelor's Children, Great Gildersleeve

Sep 17th: The Falcon, Kraft Music Hall, Mr. President, Village Store, Nightbeat, Columbia Workshop

Sep 24th: Radio Swan Songs

Yours Truly, Johnny Dollar, Cavalcade of America, Fred Allen Show, Six Shooter, Matinee with Bob and Ray, Suspense

Previous Programs

Jul 2nd: A Swingin' Saturday with the Big Bands

Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra, The Coty Hour, NBC Bandstand, Glenn Miller and His Orchestra, Jubilee #218, Our Special Guest Karl Pearson

Jun 25th: Saturday the Thirteenths

Escape, Big Story, Quiet Please, Our Miss Brooks, Suspense, Box Thirteen

Jun 18th: Life of Riley, Challenge of the Yukon, Halls of Ivy, Strange Dr. Weird, Songs By Sinatra, Mr. District Attorney

Jun 11th: Two Decades of Suspense!


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