Alex Dreier's Weekly News Analysis

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of February 01, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


81571. Alex Dreier's Weekly News Analysis. February 17, 1945. NBC net. Sponsored by: Red Heart Dog Food. The Fifth Fleet has attacked Tokyo for the second day. Manila has been cleared of the Japanese offensive. "Germany is to be stripped and carved up." "The U. S. will not take part in a long-time occupation." Larry Smith (San Francisco): an analysis of the raids on Tokyo. The Japanese have reportred a U. S. invasion of Iwo Jima (there has been no comment by the U. S. military). Alex Dreier predicts the final battles of the war with Japan will be fought "in the fox holes of China." The program's organ theme is, "The Whistler and His Dog." The commercials twice feature a "dog" that barks "Red Heart." Alex Dreier, Ed Prentiss (announcer), Larry Smith. 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82502. Alex Dreier's Weekly News Analysis. March 3, 1945. NBC net. Sponsored by: Red Heart Dog Food. The program originates from Chicago. "The world's worst insurance risk is a Nazi." Our forces are along the Rhine near Dusseldorf. The guest commentator is Ed Wallace, of WTAM, Cleveland. He discusses Allied Pacific strategy. Dreier is amazed that John L. Lewis is threatening a coal strike while Marines are dying off Iwo Jima. An analysis of the Yalta Conference. The Nazis are starting to hide in South America. Alex Dreier, Ed Wallace. 14:34. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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