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THE STORY BEHIND THE HEADLINES

 Story Behind the Headlines

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ABOUT THIS OLD TIME RADIO SHOW:
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Hosted by Cesar Saerchinger and created as joint venture between NBC and the American Historical Association cover "outstanding news events and major trends in world affairs"

Francisco FrancoNBC along with the American Historical Association, created Story Behind the Headlines a show that took important stories of the time and discussed the history behind the story.  The show was on the air in the 1930s and the 1940s and covered much of the history behind stories related to the war as well as tackling many stories closer to home after the war. The host was Cesar Saerchinger who was a respected newsman.  

In one of the early shows, titled "Appeasement Marches On" from February 1938, the big story was about Chamberlain's Britain recognizing the Spanish dictator, Francisco Franco. Serachinger goes deep into the history of Europe and the alliances, broken alliances, and realliances that brought the Continent to that point in 1938.

The airdates of most of the episodes included in this collection of Story Behind the Headlines take place before, during, and after WWII.

Story Behind the Headlines is an excellent old time radio show for historians interested in a deeper look into historical events that shaped our nation.

All text on OTRCAT.com are ©2014 OTRCAT INC - All Rights Reserved. Reproduction is prohibited.



MP3 DISK CONTENTS: [Help]
26 shows - total playtime 5 hours 55 minutes

Story Behind Headlines 380217 Appeasement Marches On 1
Story Behind Headlines 380217 Appeasement Marches On 2
Story Behind Headlines 381014 Minorities And Threat To World Peace
Story Behind Headlines 381021 Great Britain And Four Power Pact 1
Story Behind Headlines 381021 Great Britain And Four Power Pact 2
Story Behind Headlines 391027 Outbreak Of European War
Story Behind Headlines 400524 Third Invasion Of France
Story Behind Headlines 401108 War In Greece
Story Behind Headlines 410502 Riddle Of Straits
Story Behind Headlines 411102 Hitlers Crimean War
Story Behind Headlines 420329 New Zealand A Partner For Defense
Story Behind Headlines 421018 Whats Happening On Guadalcanal
Story Behind Headlines 430103 Russias Winter Offensive 2
Story Behind Headlines 430725 Musilinna
Story Behind Headlines 431204 Cairo And Tehran
Story Behind Headlines 441119 Allied Western Offensive
Story Behind Headlines 450516 Landing Of Marines On Iwo Jima
Story Behind Headlines 450812 False Peace Flash
Story Behind Headlines 451028 French Elections
Story Behind Headlines 460421 First Peace Time Easter
Story Behind Headlines 460721 British Labour Government
Story Behind Headlines 460818 President Trumans Trial Balloon
Story Behind Headlines 461013 Socalled Peace Conference
Story Behind Headlines 470209 Security Council Of Un
Story Behind Headlines 470309 Big Four Meet


 


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