For more about Marty Wilson:
William B. Williams: The Lone Ranger
The audio segment above is from “The Home Front” WWII documentary that premier on WNEW in 1983.
The next installment of “At The Start Of Things,” will focus on WNEW’s early years. ECB
Ballad of The Long Island Railroad – A Dirge For Dashing Dan
Vince Santarelli has, for about 20 years, been keeping track of the comings and goings, anniversaries, day parts and ratings of people who worked behind microphones. We’re pleased to add a link (below left) to his website, “Apple Bites,” because we are in the remembering busines, too, and Vince’s charts are filled with names we know and know of, and of events we experienced, or know to be important markers in radio history. Thanks to Bill Diehl for brining these sites together and to Vince Santarelli for working the field faithfully for so many seasons.
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TO SEE A CLIP FROM “LIFEBOAT” CLICK ON LINK BELOW
Canada Lee – clip from “Lifeboat”