Radio Memories

CBS D-DAY COVERAGE


CONTENTS:

     Listen to the "way it was" as the invasion to liberate Europe started.  This is not CNN, but a very interesting early attempt to bring the American listener the fastest news available for the technology of the times.  World history a half century ago.  The coverage starts with June 6th and continues through the next day.  Hear it again, the way we heard it, as it happened, over a half century ago, live, and with a few technical delays.  Listen to all of CBS's top news reporters cover every aspects of the beginning of the end for the Axis.
 
06/06/44
 
C00328 2:00 3:10 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              3:10 3:42 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00329 3:42 4:13 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              4:13 4:45 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00330 4:45 5:20 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              5:20 5:52 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00331 5:52 6:22 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              6:22 6:52 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00332 6:52 7:23 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              7:23 7:55 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00333 7:55 8:30 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              8:30 9:00 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00334 9:00 9:30 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              9:30 10:00 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00335 10:00 10:15 AM VALIANT LADY
              10:15 10:30 AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD
              10:30 10:45 AM THE OPEN DOOR
              10:45 11:00 AM BACHELOR'S CHILDREN
 
C00337 11:00 11:15 AM AMANDA OF HONEYMOON HILL
              11:15 11:30 AM SECOND HUSBAND
              11:30 11:45 AM CBS NEWS SUMMARY
              11:45 12:00 AM AUNT JENNY'S TRUE LIFE STORIES
 
C00339 12:00 12:15 PM KATE SMITH SPEAKS
              12:15 12:30 PM BIG SISTER
              12:30 12:45 PM THE ROMANCE OF HELEN TRENT
              12:45 1:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00341 1:00 1:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              1:30 1:45 PM CRISCO'S RADIO NEWSPAPER
              1:45 2:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00342 2:00 2:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              2:30 3:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00343 3:00 3:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              3:30 4:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00344 4:00 4:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE  (Sound problems)
              4:30 4:49 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00345 5:00 5:15 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              5:15 5:30 PM ARCHIE BLEYER AND HIS ORCHESTRA
              5:30 6:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00346 6:00 6:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              6:30 6:45 PM JERI SULLIVAN'S DREAM HOUSE
              6:45 7:00 PM THE WORLD TODAY
 
C00347 7:00 7:15 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              7:15 7:30 PM THE PASSING PARADE
              7:30 8:00 PM THE AMERICAN MELODY HOUR
 
C00348 8:00 8:30 PM COLUMBIA PRESENTS CORWIN  Sandbury
              8:30 9:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00349 9:00 9:30 PM THE BURNS AND ALLEN SHOW
              9:30 10:00 PM THE DOCTOR FIGHTS
 
C00350 10:00 10:30 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              10:30 11:00 PM U.S. NAVY BAND CONCERT
 
C00351 11:00 11:15 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              11:15 11:30 PM WORDS AND MUSIC BY JOAN BROOKS
              11:30 12:00 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
06/07/44
 
C00352 12:00 12:30 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              12:30 1:00 AM HARRY JAMES AND HIS MUSICMAKERS
 
C00353 1:00 1:30 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              1:30 2:00 AM BILL SNYDER, HIS PIANO AND ORCHESTRA
 
C00354 2:00 2:15 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              2:15 2:30 AM RALPH MORRISON, HIS SAXOPHONE AND HIS ORCHESTRA
              2:30 2:45 AM MANNY STRAND AND HIS BAND
              2:45 3:00 AM DALE JONES AND COMPANY
 
C00355 3:00 3:30 AM HENRY KING, HIS PIANO AND ORCHESTRA
              5:00 5:15 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              5:30 6:38 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE  (Non-continuous net feed)
 
C00356 7:00 7:05 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              7:28 7:29 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              7:45 8:00 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              8:00 8:07 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              8:28 8:40 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
 
C00357 9:00 9:15 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              9:15 9:30 AM SING ALONG WITH THE LANDT TRIO
              9:30 9:45 AM SING ALONG WITH THE LANDT TRIO
              9:45 10:00 AM THIS LIFE IS MINE
 
C00358 10:00 10:15 AM HARRY MARBLE NEWS
              10:15 10:30 AM THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD
              10:30 10:45 AM THE OPEN DOOR
              10:45 11:00 AM BACHELOR'S CHILDREN
 
C00359 11:00 11:15 AM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              11:15 11:30 AM SECOND HUSBAND
              11:30 11:45 AM BRIGHT HORIZON
              11:45 12:00 AM AUNT JENNY'S TRUE LIFE STORIES
 
C00360 2:00 12:15 PM KATE SMITH SPEAKS
              12:15 12:30 PM BIG SISTER
              12:30 12:45 PM THE ROMANCE OF HELEN TRENT
              12:45 1:00 PM OUR GAL SUNDAY
 
 
C00361 1:00 1:15 PM LIFE CAN BE BEAUTIFUL
              1:15 1:30 PM MA PERKINS
              1:30 1:45 PM CRISCO'S RADIO NEWSPAPER
              1:45 2:00 PM THE GOLDBERGS
 
C00362 2:00 2:15 PM PORTIA FACES LIFE
              2:15 2:30 PM JOYCE JORDAN, M.D.
              2:30 2:45 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE
              2:45 3:00 PM THE NEW ADVENTURES OF PERRY MASON
 
C00363 3:00 3:15 PM THE STORY OF MARY MARLIN
              3:15 3:30 PM U.S. NAVY BAND CONCERT
              3:30 3:45 PM ROBERT TROUT NEWS
              3:45 4:00 PM THE JUBILAIRES
 
C00364 4:00 4:25 PM BROADWAY MATINEE
              4:25 4:30 PM THE WAYFARIN STRANGER
              4:30 4:45 PM CBS D-DAY COVERAGE