Tagged: Churchill

Amid Festivities, Resignation – May 23, 1945

Amid Festivities, Resignation – May 23, 1945

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News Of The World – May 23, 1945 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this May 23rd, sixty-nine years ago, in 1945 had much to do with the abrupt resignation of Prime Minister Winston Churchill and the call for...

Bombings And Shellings And Forays – February 20, 1942

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News of the World – February 20, 1942 – NBC Blue Network – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this February 20th, 72 years ago was ominous and hopeful, simultaneously. The ominous news was the impending invasion of Darwin, in northern...

All Seems To Be Going Well . . . – November 13, 1941

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Blue Network – News Of The World – November 13, 1941 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Depending on where you were getting your news from on this November 13th in 1941 was how the world, and the war, was going....