OW91: War Of The Worlds

Today marks the 71st anniversary of the infamous War Of The Worlds broadcast.  It’s only fitting we hear it again today.  From the Mercury Theater On The Air,  it first aired October 30, 1938.

For more information on this broadcast, and the panic it allegedly created, here are some links:

Old-Time.com article

Wikipedia

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OW50: Treasure Island

On the show today it’s another great episode from The Mercury Theater On The Air.  From July 18, 1938 we’ll hear Treasure Island.

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