Daily Archive: August 21, 2014

Au Pairs – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Au Pairs – in session for John Peel – October 9, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 The Au Pairs were around for only a short time (1978-1983) and made very little dent outside the UK. Even though they were well received...

Hawaii Becomes Official – August 21, 1959

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Special Report – President Eisenhower proclaims Hawaii statehood – August 21, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. After years of lobbying and decades of waiting, President Eisenhower finally made it official – Hawaii became the 50th state of the Union. The...

Spreading Strikes – Thinning Patience – August 21, 1980

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup + News On The Hour – August 21, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Busy news day, this August 21st in 1980. One filled with drama and uproar. Starting with news of outrage in Japan over tariffs...