Newstalgia Reference Room - FDR Addresses First United Nations Conference On Food And Agriculture - 1943
Newstalgia Reference Room - President Franklin Roosevelt Addresses the first United Nations Food and Agriculture Conference on June 7, 1943.
On this day in 1943 it was announced the Italian Government signed an armistice ending their involvement in World War 2. The Germans still occupied the country however. News reports and Shortwave dispatches on news of the surrender.
News of the day for April 25, 1979 - The Middle East as always. Israeli troops in Lebanon going after PLO. Egypt is on the outs with most Arab neighbors because of the Peace settlement. Jimmy Carter commemorates the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising which began on this day in 1943. Assassination attempts in Iran and Abel Muzorewa becomes first Black Prime Minister of Rhodesia.
Address by Pres. Roosevelt on the occasion of the formation of the United Nations Relief And Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) - November 9, 1943
Newstalgia Reference Room - Alf Landon, 1936 Republican Presidential candidate. Radio address from July 31, 1943 - "Vice-President Wallace and Fascism".
(North Africa 1943 - Slow progress - Sicily was next) [media id=17656] Taking a small breather from the news in Arizona, today (July 28th) in 1943
(A sampling of 1943 Americana tonight) [media id=17426] A departure from the usual format of 78's, I ran across this copy of a broadcast from NBC