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Biographical and program entries podcast. Hear broadcast memories from RADIOthen "Living in the past lane". Celebrating the early era of commercial network radio in the USA. A sampling of programs from the golden age of old time radio. (1930 - 1960)


RADIO Then

DJ AIRCHECK "Bob Arbogast"

Sat, 16 Oct 2021

WMAQ, Chicago aircheck The Bob Arbogast Show evening of November 1, 1951. The Arbogast program contained comedy and satire on WMAQ from 1951-54, he went on to become a writer and voice-over performer on the West Coast. He was born April 1,  1927. He died March 21, 2009 at age 81.


HAVE GUN WILL TRAVEL "Statue of San Sebastian"

Fri, 15 Oct 2021

Episode 25 aired on CBS Radio May 10, 1959. Starring John Dehner. Paladin wants to retrieve a church's holy relic from a poverty-stricken rancher.


PAUL HARVEY "American Flag"

Fri, 15 Oct 2021

The Rest Of The Story


GUNSMOKE "The Railroad"

Fri, 15 Oct 2021

October 27, 1952 on CBS Radio. Matt Dillon, US Marshall, has to serve papers on woman who refuses to leave land for development of THE RAILROAD.


FORT LARAMIE "Old Enemy"

Fri, 15 Oct 2021

Episode 25 aired on CBS Radio July 15, 1956. A trooper from Captain Quince's past. Patchen, joins the troop and creates stress. Raymond Burr stars as Captain Lee Quince in another saga of fighting men who rode the rim of empire.


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