Monthly Archives: May 2013

Happy Birthday Bob Hope: 110 years old today!

Happy Birthday Bob Hope: 110 years old today! Happy Birthday to Bob Hope who would be 110 years old today! Leslie Townes Hope, more popularly known as Bob Hope, was born on May 29, 1903 in Eltham, London. His parents … Continue reading

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70th Anniversary of “Sorry, Wrong Number”

On May 25, 2013, we celebrate the 70th anniversary of one of Old Time Radio’s truly magnificent treasures. One that evening in 1943, CBS’s “Outstanding Theater of Thrills”, radio’s Suspense!, presented for the first time the chilling tale “Sorry, Wrong … Continue reading

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Patriotic Old Time Radio: Baseball

Many of us happily remember when America was light-heartedly defined by “Baseball, Hotdogs, Apple Pie and Chevrolet“. Today, General Motors has seen its better days, Apple Pie is is derided for its calories, and stadium hotdogs have become, well, complicated. … Continue reading

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