Monthly Archive: June 2018

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June 15, 1973 – Brezhnev Holds A Press Conference (Of Sorts) – Nixon Goes To Pekin (Illinois) – Your Gas Hog Lifestyle Is About To Change

June 15, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 15, 1973 -Busy news day – Starting with President Nixon going to Pekin Illinois to visit the birthplace of the late Everett Dirksen. Nixon and Everrett Dirksen’s widow unveiled the cornerstone of a new research center...

French Foreign Legion - Shaba Province, Zaire 0

June 14, 1978 – Cold War African Style – Normalizing Relations With China

June 14, 1978 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – June 14, 1978 – A day full of foreign relations and Cold War tit-for-tat. Beginning with White allegations of Soviet/Cuban/East German meddling in the affairs of Zaire (former Congo). President Carter laid blame at the Castro...

Dutoit - Aimard

Charles Dutoit With Pierre-Laurent Aimard And The NHK Symphony – 2017 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

NHK Symphony – Subscription Concert – Dec. 2, 2017 – Charles Dutoit, guest Conductor – Pierre-Laurent Aimard, Piano – NHK-FM, Tokyo – Taking a detour over to Tokyo this week for a concert by the celebrated NHK Symphony, guest conducted by Charles Dutoit and featuring Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano. The concert...

British PM Chamberlain 1938

Summits And Promises – Crisis In Munich – September 27-30, 1938 – Past Daily Reference Room

September 27-30,1938 – BBC Home Service – NBC Radio Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The recent world developments have brought a plethora of speculation and comparisons. One that stands out is a series of events which took place in 1938, some 80 years ago, between then-Czechoslovakia, France,...