Today in 1953, Cavalcade of America was heard for the final time on network radio. It had been the longest-running show of its kind (dating back to 1935).
Cavalcade of America presented dramatized events in American history over 18 years.
Please enjoy the last network broadcast of this series titled, “A Time To Grow”:[audio:Cavalcade-Of-America-530331-781-A-Time-to-Grow.mp3]
Sponsored by DuPont: Robert Livingstone helps young America make the Louisiana Purchase while his friend Pierre du Pont de Nemours lends invaluable assistance.