Daily Archive: October 10, 2017

Restricted Code

Restricted Code In Session – 1981 – Past Daily Soundbooth

Restricted Code – in Session for John Peel – March 10, 1981 – broadcast March 17, 1981 – BBC Radio 1 – A band which may not register with many American listeners (unless you had your ears to the ground and were a regular listener to John Peel, somehow in...

Leadership For America 1975

What Kind Of Leadership Does America Want? – 1975 – Past Daily Reference Room

NPR -America’s Town Meeting – American Leadership In The Coming Election – Oct. 1, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – America was in a quandary in 1975. Suffering through the Watergate scandal and the fall of Richard Nixon, along with the soul-searching going on at the end of the...

Wall Street 1979

October 10, 1979 – The Annual Wall Street Blood-Bath

Patrons. You know what to do: Become a Patron! October 10, 1979 – The scene was Wall Street; the situation was the yearly plunge, sell-off, blood-bath, hysteria and nervous breakdown. October in 1979 proved to be no different, as stocks slid more than 26 points this day in October, amid...