Saturday, April 29, 2017

(01/01/2017) NEW!!! Timelines is now tied to a blog posting. If you click on this url, you can catch what occurred in radio broadcast history and listen to the audio. There will be some days where there are gaps as no posting is available. You can click through here or the menu on the side, or save the basic url of "" and check it then. Let me know what you think?

(09/25/2016) NEW! A new, but occasional feature offering special downloads from my own collection. These are special items usually of excellent quality that are rarely available. This time, a rarely circulated portion of the post Joe Louis - Max Schmeling boxing match on June 22, 1938.

(09/25/16) A new (Oct-Dec) Radio Timeline with many full programs, new additions and clips of complete programs in mp3 format! Radio Timeline is a three-month timeline of certain events in radio history. Check it out today!

(05/01/2015) ADDED a new page about Victory in Europe in the News section. It includes a number of news broadcasts from the day of May 7-9, 1945, plus an article on the controversy and backstory that surrounded the breaking of that news.


(04/13/2015) NEW! A new page has been added featuring the Captain Midnight Comics from Dell Publishing. These comics followed the original radio story line beginning with the Ovaltine years. I have set up a new page and uploaded the first 6 comic episodes in pdf format which can be downloaded.

(04/10/2014) Changed Captain Midnight scripts to pdf format from doc format. This was due to preventing issues around security.

(09/06/11) Now, Secret Squadron Members, you can help Captain Midnight by decoding the messages given to you by the announcer on the Ovaltine shows! New shows with Signal Sessions added! Just go to the Ovaltine Sound Archive and listen to your favorite show. When Pierre Andre gives you the hidden code, you'll be able to click on a special decoder page so you can find out the clues!

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