Tagged: Antisemitism

Charles Linbergh - America First

Charles Lindbergh And America First – June 7, 1941 – Past Daily Reference Room

Charles Lindbergh – Address at America First Rally, San Francisco – June 7, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Legendary aviator Charles Lindbergh who, in 1927 became the first to successfully pilot an airplane from Long Island New York to Paris, won hero status throughout the world and changed...

Czech Pres, Benes and troops - 1938

May 16, 1938 – “Prague Calling . . . .”

May 16, 1938 – Radio Prague News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – May 16, 1938 – It didn’t seem so ominous at the time, but news for Prague over the situation in Czechoslovakia was becoming one of concern throughout Europe. The issue of lands under Czech control which originally...

Wire

Wire In Session 1978 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Wire – in session for John Peel – October 3, 1978 – BBC Radio 1 – Wire, in their second session for John Peel tonight – recorded on September 20, 1978 and broadcast on October 3rd. I’m going to go out on a limb here and say, my own opinion,...

Secretary Of State James Byrnes’ Cautious Optimism For 1946

Secretary Of State James Byrnes’ Cautious Optimism For 1946

Secretary of State James F. Byrnes – Address on Return from Moscow Conference – December 30, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Secretary of State James Byrnes, returning from the Foreign Ministers Conference in Moscow was upbeat, and more optimistic than the London Conference, which ended pessimistically in September. Calling...

An Address By Daladier – September 21, 1939

An Address By Daladier – September 21, 1939

– Radio Paris – An Address by Prime Minister Edouard Daladier – September 21, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – With war only weeks old, battle lines drawn and the invasion of Poland well underway, French Prime Minister Edouard Daladier went before the French people to give an assessment...

The Abyss Problem – September 3, 1939

The Abyss Problem – September 3, 1939

  – News from Radio Berlin – EIAR, Rome – BBC World Service – CBC Canada – MBS – September 3, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Since the writing had been on the wall for several days, even those hoping for an eleventh hour miracle seemed resigned to...

Evgeny Svetlanov And The Swedish Radio Symphony Play Music Of Prokofiev And Aflvén – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Evgeny Svetlanov And The Swedish Radio Symphony Play Music Of Prokofiev And Aflvén – 1986 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Evgeny Svetlanov conducts the Swedish Radio Symphony – July 11, 1986 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another classic concert this week. Legendary Russian Conductor leads the Swedish Radio Symphony in this 1986 concert, recorded in Stockholm. Two...

Spanish Dances – February 26, 1950

Spanish Dances – February 26, 1950

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Today With Mrs. Roosevelt – Feb. 26, 1950 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection In 1950, just prior to the outbreak of the Korean War and during the steady boil of the Cold War, the horserace for Hearts...

Another Day Of Turmoil  – Another Day Of Resolve – February 9, 1941

Another Day Of Turmoil – Another Day Of Resolve – February 9, 1941

. . . Or click on the link here for Audio Player – Blue Network News Of The World – February 9, 1941 During the early uncertain and chaotic days of World War 2, the flood of news reports, claims and counter-claims filled the airwaves with alternately hopeful and ominous...

A Fleet Dies At Toulon – November 28, 1942

A Fleet Dies At Toulon – November 28, 1942

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – November 28, 1942 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Dramatic news this day in 1942. Word came from Paris via London that the entire French Naval fleet was destroyed in one exploding catastrophe...