The March of time: radio broadcast, 1936-05-06

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The March of time: radio broadcast, 1936-05-06
Additional title: March of time (Radio program)
Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company (Sponsor)
Time, inc (Producer)
WABC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Broadcaster)

The March of Time collection: radio broadcasts, 1935-1943 (incomplete)

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1936-05-06
Table of Contents
Opening theme & Wrigley's announcement -- Bartow, Florida: Due to cultist Weaver's death all revival meetings with snake demonstrations banned -- Connecticut: Presidential nominees discussed at convention / Also in other sections of country -- Atlantic City: Mayo Clinic doctor effects cures thru (through) diet changes -- Vatican City: Pope Pius' prayer / Mussollini concentrates on League of Nations / Ethiopian question discussed in Paris and London -- Closing Wrigley's announcement & signature.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LJ-16 8517
Weaver, Alfred Charles -- Death and burial
Hensley, George Went, 1881-1955
Bingham, Hiram, 1875-1956 -- Political activity
Green, William, 1870-1952 -- Political activity
Alvarez, Walter C. (Walter Clement), 1884- -- Research
XI,Pope, Pius, 1857-1939 -- Political activity
Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945
Mayo Clinic -- Research
Catholic Church -- Clergy
League of Nations
Radio programs -- United States
History, Modern -- 20th century
Snake cults (Holiness churches)
Cults -- Law and legislation -- United States
Revivals -- Florida -- Bartow
Poisonous snakes -- Religious aspects
Presidential candidates -- Connecticut
Presidential candidates -- United States
Primaries -- United States -- 20th century
Gastroenterologists -- Research
Gastroenterology -- Diet therapy
Diet -- Mental health -- United States
Popes -- Political activity -- Italy
Church and state -- Catholic Church -- Political aspects -- Italy
Italo-Ethiopian War, 1935-1936
Italy -- Foreign relations -- 1922-1945
Ethiopia -- Great Britain -- Foreign relations
Ethiopia -- France -- Foreign relations
Radio programs
Radio commercials
Content: Title and date from original disc label; contents from disc label and audition.
Source note: Streaming files transferred from original audio discs.
Venue: Original broadcast on WABC in New York 1936 May 6.
Content: Forms part of: March of time collection: radio broadcasts, 1935-1943 (incomplete), *L(Special) 91-25.
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 1 audio disc (approximately 15 min.) : 33 1/3 rpm, aluminum, mono ; 16 in.
Radio program of dramatized real news stories and current events re-enacted in a newsreel format.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11407243
MSS Unit ID: 21870
RLIN/OCLC: 954486441
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21049628
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 60da1f80-7728-0136-6728-069e3f2fb6c4
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1936: Created
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The March of time" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1936.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "The March of time" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2023.

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1936). The March of time Retrieved from

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The March of time