Daily Archive: October 8, 2015

The Bardots – In Session 1992 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

The Bardots – In Session 1992 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Bardots – In Session for John Peel – June 6, 1992 – BBC Radio 1 – Sometimes, bands become the designated darlings of the Press, and the struggle to meet expectations just gets in the way of the ability to grow. Sadly, The Bardots, which formed in 1989...

Betty Furness Talks About Consumer Protection – 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

Betty Furness Talks About Consumer Protection – 1967 – Past Daily Reference Room

– Meet The Press – Betty Furness – October 8, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Anyone growing up in the 1950s was well aware of Betty Furness. She was the one who spoke for Westinghouse. She demonstrated refrigerators on live TV – she delivered the words “You Can...

Amid Chaos, More Chaos – October 8, 1990

Amid Chaos, More Chaos – October 8, 1990

– CBS World News Roundup – October 8, 1990 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – While chaos swept over Capitol Hill this day, thwarted only by an emergency spending bill which kept the government from shutting down for 12 days, there was other chaos going on in the world, this...

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #7

The Past Daily Fall Fundraiser – Communique #7

  Day #7 – Although they’re not pouring in, pledges of support and contributions are continuing at a pace. Keep it up – we need all the help and word-of-mouth we can get over the next few weeks, if we’re going to get anywhere near shouting distance of our goal....