Tagged: 1957

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Teddy Wilson Trio – Eddie Heywood Trio, Live At The Embers – 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Teddy Wilson Trio – Eddie Heywood Trio – Live At The Embers, New York City – New Years Eve 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since we’re heading on a crash-course for New Years shortly, I thought I would get things...

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December 23, 1957 – President Eisenhower And The NATO Conference: Putting On The Happy Face.

Become a Patron! On this day in 1957 a brief respite from the onslaught of Christmas shopping and Christmas music to get a report from President Eisenhower on the goings-on at the NATO Summit conference in Paris. President Eisenhower: For the fifth time within the past five years, the Secretary...

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A Wild And Wooly Presidential Campaign . . .In The Philippines – November 11, 1957

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News on the Hour – November 11, 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Aside from the obvious, November 11th was a busy news day in 1957. With Filipinos gearing up for a visit to the polls in what was referred...

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Nassar’s Egypt – January 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: CBS Radio – Update- Nasser’s Egypt – Jan. 1957 1956 and 1957 were pivotal years for the emergence of Egypt as a power to be reckoned with in the Middle East. Since the rise of Gamal Abdul Nassar in 1952, Egypt came...

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Devy Erlih Plays The Music Of Pierre-Max Dubois – 1957 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Pierre-Max Dubois – Violin -Concerto – 1957 I originally ran this post a couple years via my old website. But many readers weren’t happy with the sound quality available at the time. So, as promised, I am running it again with new...

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Prepping For An Inaugural, Avoiding A Confrontation – January 14, 1957

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for January 14, 1957 News for this day was largely relegated to speculation on the new Eisenhower term, since the Inaugural was a little over a week away, this January 14th in 1957. But it was also concerned with developments in...

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Teddy Wilson, Eddie Heywood And Duke Ellington – New Years Eve 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat.

  Click on the link here for Audio Player: New Years Eve – 1957 – All Star Parade of Bands There was a time New Years Eve meant a world-wide sweep of all the notable Jazz dives, and a live session from each over network radio. This one, an hour’s...

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Forever Middle-East – Sen. Wayne Morse Talks About The Suez Canal And American Foreign Policy – 1957 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Youth Wants To Know – Sen. Wayne Morse – 1957 Never one to shy away from controversy or taking a stand, Sen. Wayne Morse (D-Oregon) was interviewed on the NBC Radio Program Youth Wants To Know, regarding the Middle-East, which was undergoing...

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School Integration – October 17, 1957 – The Students At Central High – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Little Rock – Integration – Oct. 17, 1957 Fifty-Five years ago, starting in September, the controversy and the battle began over Integration in public schools. Nowhere was it more contentious than in the South, where Federal troops were sent in to insure...