Tagged: Blue Network

‘All This . . . And The Warmonger Hearings’ – September 10, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – NBC Blue Network – Sept. 10, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this September 10th in 1941, beyond the news of the War in Europe – the sinking of the U.S. Freighter Steel Seafarer in...

Attacks And Attempts – August 28, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – August 28, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection As the war dragged on in Europe, and as the U.S. was inching closer to joining in, the news from France reported Vichy Prime Minister Pierre Laval –...

The Ominous Shade Of Summer – July 17, 1940

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Blue Network – News Of The World – July 17, 1940 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this July 17th in 1940 was unsettling. Maybe not, if you weren’t paying any attention to the goings on to the East...

Raids Over Europe – Raids Over England – Setting Up Shop In Reykjavik – July 8, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News for July 8, 1941 – NBC Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this July 8th in 1941 had much to do with what was going on with the Allies and how much closer the U.S. was getting...

Heating Up The South Pacific – May 21, 1942

Heating Up The South Pacific – May 21, 1942

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News Of The World – May 21, 1942 – NBC Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this May 21st in 1942 had much to do with the anticipated events taking place in the Southwest Pacific. Since there had...

Signing Your Country’s Life Away – March 3, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Blue Network – News Of The World – March 3, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this day in 1941 was ominous but not unexpected. Bulgaria, reeling under the oppressive weight of the Nazi Government, relented and signed...

All Seems To Be Going Well . . . – November 13, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Blue Network – News Of The World – November 13, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Depending on where you were getting your news from on this November 13th in 1941 was how the world, and the war, was going....

Watching With Strained Tension – October 18, 1941

Click on link here for Audio Player: NBC Blue Network – News Of The World – October 18, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A day where War loomed ever-closer for U.S. involvement, this October 18th in 1941, a day where Europe was knee-deep in it. Inching closer to a...

A Lot Of Bad Chickens Came Home To Roost Today – September 18, 1939

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News for September 18, 1939 – NBC Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Today was not a good day to be in Poland, or Europe for that matter. September 18, 1939 was about the swift demise of Poland and the...