Our April 12, 2019 program will feature Jack French who will speak on "Novels-To-Network" - a presentation on novels or stage plays from which a radio series was developed, such as Stella Dallas, Lone Wolf, Ellery Queen, Renfrew of the Royal Mounted, Meet Corliss Archer, etc.
Our May 10, 2019 program will be The Western and Radio - A discussion of some of the best loved and most remembered Westerns of the radio era presented by Frank Morgan.
Our June program will be our summer luncheon, date and location to follow.
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From our Librarian:
MWOTRC Members Perform at the Library of Congress
On the evening of April 6, 2019, the MWOTRC performed at the Packard Theater in Culpepper, Virginia. The evening included the "The Shadow" program called "The White Legion" from 3/28/1938. After the intermission "Professor" Edgar Farr Russell, III led a sing-along of radio commercials as a tribute to Kay Kaiser. The final recreation was a lost 1940 episode of Fibber McGee and Molly called "Fibber is Housesitting".