Category Archives: Old-Time Radio

Musings on various aspects of Old-Time Radio, and the hobby of collecting/listening/unearthing.

SummersTime for the week of 10/29/2018

Join Kate and her father Charlie for another trip into the NostalgiaLand cemetery! Continue reading

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Fred Foy Memoir

Received the following today from Wendy Foy, daughter of announcer, actor, and friend Fred Foy: Lone Ranger fans here is a once in a lifetime chance to obtain a very limited piece of broadcast history. As you know Fred Foy … Continue reading

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Music City Mondays – WSM, Air Castle of the South

The Bob Edwards Show takes a look at, and a tour of, radio station WSM, the Air Castle of the South. Continue reading

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Rupert Holmes and Bob Edwards In Conversation

A conversation between Bob Edwards and Rupert Holmes. Continue reading

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More Daniel Schorr from The Bob Edwards Show

A short SummersTime podcast extra with sections of the Danial Schorr interview that didn’t air on The Bob Edwards Show. Continue reading

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(*sigh*) AOL Blocking the Digest. Again.

Sorry, friends, AOL has yet again decided the Internet OTR Digest is a spammer, and suddenly started rejecting issues again. This is usually transient, and goes away in a few days, but if you’re still using AOL for mail (and … Continue reading

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Arthur Anderson; Actor, Author, Friend

Remembrances of Arthur Anderson, including his appearance on The Bob Edwards Show and video from various Friends of Old-Time Radio performances. Continue reading

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RIP Arthur Anderson

Derek Tague reports the passing of Arthur Anderson, best known for Let’s Pretend, The Mercury Theatre, and as the original voice of the Lucky Charms Leprechaun. I will be posting audio and video later today. He was not only an … Continue reading

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Bob Elliott, master of satire, dies at 92

Obituary for the great Bob Elliott, along with the conversation between Elliott and Bob Edwards from 2008. Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 11/24/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 11/17/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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Another Issue of The Digest Rejected by AOL…

Folks, I have no idea what causes AOL to decide the Internet OTR Digest is spam, but issue #96 has been rejected to all addresses controlled by AOL. Hopefully this will clear before the next issue releases, but who knows … Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 11/10/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 09/28/2015 with guest Bob Edwards!

Yep, I know I’m behind in posting episodes of the program to the podcast, but I’m jumping the queue here to post this episode. For those of you who heard our conversation on the final Bob Edwards Show or Bob … Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 11/03/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 10/27/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 10/20/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 10/13/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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SummersTime for the week of 10/06/2014

Another archived episode of SummersTime is available on the blog! Continue reading

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Another Massive AOL Bounce on the OTR Digest…

Sorry, folks, but AOL has decided yet again that the Internet OTR Digest is spam, and rejected to all addresses under its control. This usually clears itself out after a day or two, but there is nothing I can do … Continue reading

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