History

Tajikistan - September 1991 0

September 23, 1991 – Bush At The U.N. – Inspecting Iraq – A Fragile Truce In Croatia – Breakaway Tajikistan.

September 23, 1991 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 23, 1991 – Upheaval and change were the magic words for this day. President Bush was slated to address the United Nations General Assembly this day – in addition to his expected remarks regarding the...

Shanghai - 1937 - The Sino-Japanese War 0

September 22, 1937 – “Shanghai Calling . . .” – Preview Of Coming Attractions –

September 22, 1937 – Special Program from Shanghai, China – News Reports – NBC Red Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 22, 1937 – News from Shanghai and it wasn’t good. Reports of intense fighting between the Chinese and invading Japanese Army units – news of atrocities –...

October 1970 0

It’s October 1970 – You’re No Longer A Teenager – You No Longer Live In L.A. – You Are Not Crazy About This Year.

Dave Stone – KYA, San Francisco – October 19, 1970 – 1970 started off with a lot of promise. New year, new decade, new city. You left L.A. behind, at least for the next four years while you dive head-first into adulthood and a higher education (in more ways than...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg (photo LIbrado Romero-N.Y. Times) 0

A Word Or Two With Ruth Bader Ginsburg – 2019 – RBG: (1933-2020) – Past Daily Special

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Supreme Court Justice – BBC World Service Documentary – 2019 – BBC World Service – With heart-stopping news that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passed away earlier this evening, the result of complications from a battle with Pancreatic Cancer, a vital and essential voice for Justice...

Clinton's Grand Jury Testimony 0

September 17, 1998 – Releasing The Testimony – The Iranian-Afghan Scuffle – Hong Kong Unemployment.

September 17, 1998 – BBC World Service – Newsdesk – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 17, 1998 – The view from London – the ongoing drama of the Clinton/Lewinsky Affair was reaching a new chapter when the House Judiciary Committee was slated to meet over when to release the...

The Fragile Peace - 1938 0

September 16, 1938 – The Czech-German Border Dispute – War Of Words – Pressure On A Fragile Peace

September 16, 1938 – News from Radio Prague, Radio Berlin, EIAR-Rome – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 16, 1938 – A day where the issues of a Fragile peace were being put to the test, as reported by the Shortwave services of Radio Berlin, Radio Prague and EIAR in...

Hurricane Gilbert hits Jamaica 0

September 15, 1988 – Making Plans For Gilbert – Rumors Of Post-Iran-Contra Depression – Score Another One For The NRA.

September 15, 1988 – CBS Radio News – The World Tonight -Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 15, 1988 – Hurricane Gilbert was keeping all attention on the Gulf of Mexico and Southeast U.S. as winds whipped it into a Category 5, making it potentially the deadliest Hurricane since Camille...

Marines land on Pelelieu - September 15 0

September 15, 1944 – Marines Land On Peleliu – Allies Reach The Siegfried Line – A Hurricane Leaves A Calling Card

September 15, 1944 – News of The World – NBC Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 15, 1944 – a busy news day on just about all the battle fronts. News that Marines had landed on Peleliu island, part of the Palau Island chain in the South Pacific...

Dewey Campaign - 1948 0

September 14, 1948 – Anticipating A Dewey Landslide – San Francisco Strikes – Deadly Train Crash In Korea.

September 14, 1948 – NBC Radio News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – September 14, 1948 – The 1948 Presidential Campaign was in full swing. Polls were showing a decided Dewey-Warren upset, with Gubernatorial primaries showing overwhelming GOP support, and a dramatic uptick in Republicans turning out. Most thought it...