Archive for September 15th, 2016

RECORDED ON THIS DAY IN 1930

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The song "Georgia on My Mind" was originally recorded by Hoagy
Carmichael
and is often associated now with the popular version
by Ray Charles, a native of Georgia, who recorded it in 1960. It
became the official state song of Georgia in 1979.

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Howard Hoagland "Hoagy" Carmichael
(November 22, 1899 – December 27, 1981)

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REVIEWING PAST NEWS HIGHLIGHTS

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Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

 

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William Oliver Stone is 70 years old today.

As a teenager, Stone worked in the French Financial
Exchange. He then went into the Army and served in
Vietnam from June 1965 to 1968.His 1991 film JFK led
to Congress passing the Assassination Materials
Disclosure Act of 1992, which ended the secrecy 
surrounding John F. Kennedy‘s assassination.

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FIRST MUSICAL COMEDY ON RADIO

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On Saturday, September 15, 1934 at 9:30 PM, THE GIBSON FAMILY 
aired its first broadcast over the stations of NBC’s Red Network. The
program was a combination musical, romantic comedy, and serial
program within a 1-hour format. The program was sponsored by
Procter & Gamble’s Ivory Soap and Ivory Flakes.

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