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British Army planning assault

March 28, 1941 – Allied Victory In East Africa – Nazi Takeover In The Balkans – Day 573

March 28, 1941 – NBC Red Network – News Of The World – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 28, 1941 – A day for celebrating in Britain and a day of coups and overthrows in the Balkans. From Eritrea in Eastern Africa came word that the British had captured...

Student Protests - 1970

When Students Protest – The Anti-War Movement of the 1960s and 70s – Past Daily Reference Room

Kup’s Show – Irv Kupcinet – Discussion on Student Protests in 1970 – July 14, 1970 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Students protesting – a symbol of living in the U.S. in the 1960s during the Vietnam War era. But an expression of the Youth generation all over the...

Ben Webster

Ben Webster Live In Paris – 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat

  Ben Webster Quartet – Live in Paris – November 4, 1972 – Radio France – The legendary Ben Webster this weekend. Recorded live in Paris in November of 1972, Webster is joined by Georges Arvanitas on piano, Jacky Samson on bass and Charles Saudrais on drums for some solid,...

George H.W. Bush

January 1, 1989 – Dawning Of The Age Of Bush – Where We Stood In 1989

  January 1, 1989 – CBS Radio – Where We Stand 1989 – Hourly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 1, 1989 – As the world slowly rolled out of bed, partly hung-over, partly staring at just another day, it was clear we were heading into the last...

Edouard Daladier

An Address By Edouard Daladier – December 1, 1939 – France At War

Prime Minister Edouard Daladier – Address to France – December 1, 1939 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – December 1, 1939 – With the war in Europe four months old, and the threat of an invasion of France becoming more inevitable each day, French Prime Minister Edouard Daladier went before...

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WANTED: One Slightly Used Miracle – Last Day To Chip In And Help Make A Difference.

Our Story: Click on the link here to chip in what you can: Past Daily’s Fall Fundraiser Not going to sugarcoat this thing – we need to raise $5,000 within the next 24 hours. We’ve had a LOT of support the past two weeks, but we’re still coming up short. Those of...