Nov 9th to Nov 15th Shows and Highlights

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On to the weekly highlights:

We have a couple two-hour specials to mark Veteran’s Day. One is the two-hour August 1945 Command Performance hosted by Bing Crosby and marking the end of WWII. The other features two tremendous war stories as produced for The Cavalcade Of America and The CBS Radio Workshop plus America At War from February 1942 as well as Norman Corwin’s End Of The War Special, Fourteen August (1945) hosted by Orson Welles.

We celebrate the birthdays of Dick Powell (Richard Diamond, Rogue’s Gallery); Veronica Lake (Lux’s So Proudly We Hail); Claude Rains (Suspense, Ford Theatre); Pat O’Brien (Academy Award Theatre, Cavalcade Of America); Roland Young (Topper, Suspense); Richard Ney (Suspense’s “The Man Who Liked Dickens); and announcer George Fenneman (Dragnet, Abbott & Costello, Martin & Lewis).

We also mark the birthday of the following writers and directors: Kurt Vonnegut (Dimension X); Robert Louis Stevenson (Murder At Midnight, The Weird Circle); Robert A. Arthur (Mysterious Traveler, The Strange Dr. Weird); Sherwood Schwartz (Bob Hope Show, Alan Young Show – creator of Gilligan’s Island and The Brady Bunch) and director Helen Mack (Adventures of The Saint, Richard Diamond Private Detective).

Greg

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