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SATUH1MY, JAwiJAKi: a, 1843 _13_00 K l L O C y C L E S Saturday P. M. 5:00 Mailbjr S:M TBA S:«5 The World Today. CBS 6iW News of the Nation. P. C. E 6:15 KGLO Forum C:ii Hours Ahead «:M Thanks lo the Yanks, Camel Cirar- elVCBS 7:W Sports Camera 7:15 Symphonic Swine S:3« Orrau Interlude '·:U -News of the World . 7:55 E. Severeld, News, Parker Tens. CBS X:«l Hit Parade, Lucky Strikes. CBS »:l'» Saturday Evening Syncopation 9:15 Soldiers With Winis, CBS !):!, Treasury Slar Parade J0:uo Evehin; News Roundup, First National Bank Jlhao Machito and Ills Orchestra. CUS 10:SO Bobby Shenvood's Orchestra, CBS 11:00 Press News. CBS J1:U.-, Shep Fields' Orchestra, CBS JltXtt Ray Pearl's Orchestra, CBS 12ilw Press News, CBS 13:1)5 Sim OH Sunday, Jan. 3 1:00 Victory Military Band '.:!.', Console .1(rtodic 7:30 Sunday School Lesson Preview 8:00 New* of tne World. CBS H:l.» E. Power Bifts, Organist »:lj English Melodies, CBS !:00 Bible Broadcast. Radio Chapel 9:20 Wings over Jordan, CBS JO:W Warren Sweeney News, Curtiss Candy, CBS 30:115 Melody Parade Jl:0» Quincy Howe News. CBS llil-l Woman Power, CBS 11:30 Sail take City Tabernacle Choir, CBS li.-Ofl Memorable Music li:ir, Front Pace News 3KIO To Be Announced, CBS 1^:4-1 To Be Announced. CBS J:W* Those We Core. General Foods, CBS 1 ::10 People's Platform 2:00 Old Fashioned Revival Hour, Rev. Fuller .7:00 Symphonic Gems 3:30 Pause That Refreshes, Coca Cola. CBS 4:00 Excursions in Science tin Mailbal -1:45 William L. Shirer, Sanka Colfce CBS S:00 Voice of the I'ress 5:Ij KGLO Forum 3::T Hours Ahead BfWGtm Aulry. Wrijlcj Gum. CBS 6:00 News of Ihe Nation, P. G. i E. 6:15 Sports Camera ti:3o Bullet Trenton, Crime Detective CBS *!:00 Hello Americans. Orson Welles. CBS J:S« Crime Doctor, Philip Morris, CBS »:55 E. Sevareid News, Parker Pens, CBS X:0fl News of the World, Vance Music . Company K:1J Music by David Hose «;3I) Fred Allen. Texaco, CBS !J:09 Take H or Leave It, Eversharp CES 0:3(1 Report to the Nation. CBS 30:00 Evening News Roundup 30:SO Blue "Barren's Orchestra, CBS 10:3(1 Gene Krupa's Orchestra. CBK 31:00 Cab Callon-ay's Orchestra. CBS ll:3oj Ray Pearl's Orchestra, CBS 32:00 Press News, CBS 12:03 Si t n OK Monday, Jan. 4 «:00 Dairn Patrol, .tfarkels 6:45 3Iorninr News Boundup, Globe- Gazelle ~:M Tone Time 7:13 Biole Broadcast. Kadio Chapel :^0 Keep Time with Damons, Damons Inc. J:15 Today In Osage. Osage Merchants »:lv Donald Kovis Songs 8:00 Clear Lake on the- Air, Clear Lak« Merchants 9:13 Morning Concert 9:30 Cheerfnl Uille Earful, Tidy House Products S:K Bachelor'* Children, Wonder Bread, 30:00 Decker -Yen-! Digest, Jacob E. Decker 30:lu WalU Time 30:.-fll Meet me Band 10:45 Home Town News, Iowa Shoe Il:0« Kale Smith. Speaks, General Foods, CBS ll:I.j Mystery Melody Game 1I::10 Farm Front, .Ifarfcels J-;:l,-, Hits and Bits MASON CITY GLOBE-GAZETTE CBS Head Makes Annual Statement » Moder Home Fhyiician I:«l Voung Or. Malone, General Foods CBS 1:15 Accent on Mu.vic I:ao We Love and Learn, General Foods 3:i.- Cae.«ar fttrilla^ Orcbestn. CBS 2:00 American Spirit -i!5 Sinff AJony. CBS 2:3n School or the Air, CBS 3:OO Press »ws, CBS 3:1,1 Green Vallev, ij» S A CI.S ·po CbfJdren and (he War," CBS 3:4i Mountain, Slualc, CBS 4:00 -Mailbatr 4:XQ Are You a Genius CBS r : «« Be " Bernic « Wriflty Gum, CBS C:(H» Tea Time Tunt fi:W Three t" 3 of Safely E. 6:3o KGLO Forum 6:15 Sports Camera ·i:00 Lest We Forctt ":lo American Lepioi -:3t Eventide Echoes · :K N«ITJ of the U'orld. V.ncc Music Company X.'OO JUillo Ihtaler. Lux Soap. ci:S S »1" e ." G u l l d ' Ij ""' Esl11 ". L'ns IKfO Blortilie. Camels, CBS 1U:UU Evening New* Hounauii r National Rank lu-.yi Frank Sinatra Soti E s. C1!S i', 1 '';!!! S" ! ' t ' ml '"' 1 o'." Oreheitra. CBi 11:110 Press Ken-*, CBS ll:mShep Field':, Orchestra. CCS ]!:.!» .Veil BonoShuN Orch«lra. CBS J-':l» Press Ve« 5 CBS 12:03 sirn Oft By WILLIAM S. PALE* No thoughtful broadcaster on the eve of 1943 can fail to sense, it seems to me, the challenge to radio implicit in all the issues, not only of the war, but o£ the peace and the post-war world. A durable peace as a victorious war can only be consummated, under modern circumstances, on a global basis. This means that "better understanding" between peoples of good will must cease to be a pious platitude and become a workaday reality. It will be, I think, partly, perhaps largely, the responsibility of broadcasting to quicken the intimate collaboration of democratic peoples upon which all hopes for a future of sanity and justice rest * * * The Columbia Broadcasting sys- icm sees great significance in the attention attracted in 1942 by its series "An American In England,' which was written and directed , Norman Corwin. This is being followed in 1943 by a new series with Larry Leseur, "An American in Russia." Another Columbia leries devoted to Internationa amity is "Calling Pan America.' These and many other Columbia presentations keyed to the future are tokens of our own sense responsibility to America and the united nations. * * * Listener reaction definitely indicates that Americans generally are beginning to realize that neither the United States nor the world can again be the same as before the war. The world can be worst. or it can be better and radio wil be expected and ready to do a lo to make it better. Radio is, therefore, pledged in a very practica sense to the ideals and hopes o our troops and our people. * * *. The skills which radio has now mobilized for the war were developed through ihe years of peacetime bro^dcastinsr under the competitive American system. It is a natural rather than a remarkable adaptation that has taken place. American radio is a great national asset in wartime in direct proportion to the inherent merits of the system in normal times. * ¥ ¥ Ccmpetitioa has given the U. S Ihe largest single reservoir o trained radio personnel, equipmen and know-how possessed by any one country. This is the unique accomplishment of a free radio in a free country. Conducts Show for Children H O NBC BCD M.11VOKK 1010 KUocrcln SATCBDAf EVEM.NG 6:00 Noah Webster Says «:30 News 6:4o Sunset Corners Opry 7:00 Abie's Irish Rose 7:30 Truth or Consequences «:00 loira Barn Dance Frolic 8:30 Jamboree 3:00 Bam Dance Parly 8:30 Jubilee 3:« Sunshine Frolic 10:00 Sunset Corners Frolic 10:15 News 10:30 Sports Kcwsrctl 10:45 News 11:00 War News: Music 11:15 Your Number I'ica'C 11:30 JJcws 11:45 Music: Wnr News 13:00 Swing Shirt Matinee SUNI1AV, JAX. S 8:00 Bible Broadcaster 8:00 Christian Science 9:15 Prophecy in the News 9:30 Musical SIcdilalions 9:45 News 10:00 Treasury star Parade 10:15 American Lecioti 11:00 Church of Christ Sen ice 12:00 Revival Hour 1:00 Sunday Serenade 1:30 News 1:45 Lem and Martha 2:15 Upton Close, News 2:30 Army Hour 3:30 Iowa-Nebraska Quiz 4:00 NBC Symphony Orchestra 5:00 Songfellovvs 5:15 A Btportcr Speaks 5:30 Great Gildcrsleeve 6:00 Jack Benny 6:30 Band Wagon 7:00 Bergen 4- McCarthy 7:30 One Man's Family 8:00 Merry-Go-Rc«nd 8;30 Album or Musi» 8:00 Hour of Charm 9:30 Iowa Roundlaulo 10:00 siarlit Road 10:15 News 10:4.-, I^tin-American Melodies 11:00 \vorld Tomorrow 11:30 Revival Hour Pauline Rush Fadiman, noted expert on. child problems, conducts "Children and the War,' 1 new KGLO-CBS series heard Mondays from 3:30 to 4 p. m.. explaining the effects of war on small children. Local Pastor to Speak on Forum The Rev. Carl J. Sentman, pastor of Radio Chapel in Mason City, will be the KGLO Forum guest Sunday from 5:15 to 5:25 P. m. His subject will be. "The Triumph of Faith in 1943." Talks on Victory Book Drive Plans D. II. FHzpatrlc.lt, Mason City attorney and member of t!ie Jlascn City public library board, will sneak on the KGLO Forum Saturday from 6:15 to 6:25 p. m. Mr. Fitzpatrick will discuss viclory book drive plans.' Wallace Beery to Be Starred on Lux Show In ihe role of Sergeant Hap Doan in "The Bugle Sounds," Wallace Beei-y will return to the Lux Radic Theater Monday on KGLO-CBS at 8 p. m. The radio theater ver sion is an adaptation of the Klin of the same title in which Beer' played the leading part. * * * Co-starred with Beery will be Marjorie Rambeau, veteran state and screen actress and Noah Beery. Miss Rambeau will play the part ol Susie, ihe sergeant's sweetheart. * * * In the role of Sergeant Doan Wallace Beery is well cast. The sergeant is an old timer in tfie cavalry, with a deep reverence and affection for its traditions. Thus it comes as a severe blow whei he learns the army plans to mechanize the cavalry. He can't reconcile himself to the new ways and eventually is court-martialed for insubordination. / Although officially out of the army, Doan finds it isn't as easy as he thought it would be to return to civilian life after so many years in the service. Susie moreover, won't let him forget the army Vynen he learns of the machinations of a gang of saboteurs, Doan realizes he has an unparalleled opportunity for service to his country. When the doughty sergean goes into action, the plot take* many unusual twists before the surprise ending. Frank Sinatra Starts Regular Columbia Show Frank Sinatra, extraordinarj young singing star of KGLO-CBS Thursday night musical, "Reflections," starts his own five-a-weelv Program, "Songs by Sinatra," 0 , KGLO-CBS Monday, from 10"0 to 10:30 p. m. The program is to be heard Mondays through Fri- ¥ ¥, ¥ Early Sinatra performances on small radio stations attracted the attention of such big name band leaders as Tommy Dorsey and Harry James. Then his re- cordingr of "I'll Never Smile Again ' shot him to stardom. and nelped him win a permanent radio audience ¥ ¥ ¥ Sinatra is of Italian ancestrv 2o years old, 5 feet 10 inches tail' \veighmg 14Q pounds. He was born m Hoboken. N. J., and studied engineering at Stevens Tech He is married and one of Mr* Sinatra s major tasks is to "handle * rank's fan mail. This mail contains an average of six proposals weekly. "Rejected-with thanks" s Airs. Sinatra's polite answer to these letters. Walter Gross and his orchestra accompani- Gracie-Us! Gas rationing has given birth o some curious incidents, and it was inevitable' that Grade Allen 01 Columbia network's Burns and Allen show should get her zany sell involved in one of them trracie bought herself one of nose bantam, Mister-Five-by- *ivc automobiles for the duration Her driving has something of the nad quality of her radio comedy Gracic gave a lift to a young bluejacket the other day. And £ he let him out at his destination X t M ? "^ IU ^' Detective Stout Debunks 3 ropaganda of Nazis Lie detective Rex Stout blasts nazi propaganda on KGLO-CBS' Our Secret Weapon," now heard Fridays from 6:!5 to 6:30 p m He turns the spotlight of truth upon phony claims of Hitler's champ pipe-dreamer, Herr Or ocbbles. E. POWER BIGGS PLAYS E. Power Biggs devotes his or:an recital Sunday on KGLO-CBS at B.'lo a. in. to test pieces for the eilowship examination of the American guild of organists. Bigg's a distinguished member of the organization, plays the "Introduction nnd Passacaglia in G minor" by r. Tertius Noble and Bach's "Trio Sonata in C minor, No. 2." Melodic Features Sunday on KGLO-CBS at p. m. Jarmila Novotna, JARMILA NOVOTNA A melodic program of light music will inaugurate the 1343 series of "The Pause That Refreshes on the Air" 3:30 Czech-born soprano of (lie Metropolitan opera, and Carlos Salzedo harp virtuoso, will fill the guest roles under the baton of Conductor And re. Kos telanelz · ¥ ¥ ¥ Lovely. Miss Novotna will sing Fibich's "Poeme," and the Kriesler-Jacobi number, · "You Are Free," from "Apple Blossoms." Born in France of Spanish parentage, Mr. Salzedo, a citizen of the United States for many years, will do a thoroughly American CARLOS SALZEDO tune in playing his own composition, "Traipsin! Through Arkansas." ¥ ¥ ¥ In the opening number the orchestra will play Rodgers and Hart's "The Most Beautiful Girl," from "Jumbo," and will round out the program with "Street of Dreams" by Young and Ravel's always popular "Bolero." THE PROGRAM: "Tlio Most Beautiful Girl," Kodgccs and Hart, by the orchestra. "Pocmc," Pibich, by Miss Novotna, "Street of Dreams," Young, orchestra. ·'Traipstn' Through Arkansas," Salzedo Mr. Salzedo. "Bolero," Ravel, orchestra. "You Are Free." Kricsler-Jacob!. Miss Peter Lorre, Lois January StarWith Fred Sunday Night ] Boogeman and Glamor ! Girl to Collaborate, Receive Allen's Jests :i Fred Allen--whose voice has | been described as that oC a man : with false teeth chewing on slate pencils--brings to his microphone Sunday on KGLO-CBS at 8:30 p. m. the man who frightens boogey- men, Peter Lorre. ' * X X "When he get through with "Texaco Star Theater" that nighf," says Fred, "Columbia network will have a new pro) eram -- 'Edgar Mayhem and I Charlie Macabre.'" * * * It's Fred's lirst January pro' gram, too, so, to fit the occasion ; his feminine guest is Lois January, · known to thousands of service men as the "Reveille Sweetheart." Miss January, whose WABC New York, program in the early j morning began the day after Pearl j Harbor, gave up a Broadway starring role to devote her entertainment skiH to the nation's enlisted men. ¥ * ¥ 1-orre, who created «he film character, "Sir. Sloto." has scared the wits out of millions of radio and movie fans for nearly a decade. LOIS JANUARY Screen Stars Will Present Encore Show Two brilliant screen stars, Lionel iarrymore and Fredric March, om in a special holiday presenta- ion ^on the "Treasury Star Pa- ade," when they enact an encore erformance of the John Kuscoll- foel Huston drama, "A Modern icrooge," Saturday at 9:45 p. m. vcr station KGLO. * * * Originally presented on this series in June, it is one of 27 outstanding scripts from the series included in the Farmr and Kinehart book "Treasury Star Faradc." * * ¥ As the name suggest, ihe play rings up to date the character in Sickens' immortal "Christmas :arol." Barrymore, well known for is performance as Scrooge in the Dickens masterpiece, will be heard n the title role. "ITALY AND THE WAR" On the clay after the first anni- ersary of the creation of the nited nations, leading guest spcak- rs join Chairman Lyman Bryson i a general discussion centering round "Italy and the War" on CGLO-CBS' "Peoples Platform," unday at 12:30 p. m. The speak- rs also discuss "What to do with lussolini." Buy War Savings Bonds and Stamps from your Globe-Gazette arricr boy. Eddy Gets Music Instruments to Fill Boys' Needs Enough musical instruments to set up a 100-pIece band have been sent by listeners to Nelson Eddy as a result of his recent plea over KGLO-CBS for equipment to provide entertainment in service recreation halls. Distribution of the instruments to camps throughout the nation has become a full- time business for the radio star, who made his request on his KGLO-CBS Wednesday night program. * 9 * Tlie atrlanc request w a s prompted by a plea from marines at a southern California base for an organ to be used in camp church services. Following the singer's announcement, a landslide of horns, strings, woodwinds and sundries went tumbling to the Pacific coast. Now hundreds of army, navy and marine corps encampments may soon boast their own orchestras. Through co-operation of the citizens' committee for army and navy relief, the instruments will be collected from their owners an;I transported to the nearest camp for use in recreation program's and religious services. * * * latest tally of musical cifis shows 50 pianos, 17 guitars. 12 mandolins, 11 oanjos. nine uke- les, three zithers, three xylophones., two organs--plus numerous harps, trombones, clarinets, piccolos, violins and other instruments. Nelson Eddy is heard over KGLO-CBS Wednesdays from 7 to 7:30 p. m. Columbia Gives Resume of Work in First Year of War Indeed, it takes all kinds. On a recent session of the Bob Hawk quiz, "Thanks to the Yanks," on KGLO-CBS Saturdays at C :30 p. m. the contestants were a painter, storekeeper for the United States air force, chorus girl, doctor's wife, soldier, school teacher, millinery buyer, housewife, cafeteria counterman, tie salesman and dentist. P. S. The school teacher was the only one who missed! * * ¥ . Many favorable comments have come this way concerning ihe two feminine additions to the KGLO announcing staff. The blisses Jerry James and Jean Strickland are to be congratulated on the way they have stepped in to take over in a hie way. Well, after -11, they're plenty of women riveters, welders, etc., so why not radio announcers. * ¥ * A little sheet called the "Far- i-agut News," published at the United States naval training station at Fan-agut, Idaho, found its way to this desk recently. Jim Woods, former KGLO sports editor, is stationed there and mailed the paper on. He has red marked the paper up a bit, to indicate interesting passages, among which is a story concerning his entertainment activities in the NAVY. * "* * Evidently Jim is following- right along in the line of work he likes best as the story tells of his emceeinsr an encampment show. Incidentally, it referred to him as a former Mutual Broadcasting system announcer, which is truthful enough as he did handle a coast-to-coast show on that net after beinsr inducted into the navy. ¥ * ¥ Fax and Figgas-- Raymond Scott's former jump band pianist, Mel Powell, becomes first jazz band foreign correspondent reporting on what AEF men like in music. . . Young radio comer to watch is Bill Slocum, ex- publicist who now writes "Report to the Nation," heard on KGLO-CBS Sundays at 9:30 p. m., and produces "Spirit of "43," broadcasting Saturdays' at 1:30 p. m ---- Arthur (Dagwood) Lake's hobby of making 16 mm movies of his "Blondie" roles pays dividends now; he's sending the films to service camps for laughs ... Kate Smith was delighted that Hay, her chauf- fer for many years, has taken her advice. When Kate put her car up for the duration, she advised Ray to take a course in welding. She had just learned that he has gotten a job in a war plant. HERE'S In Nineteen Hundred Forty Three The best show on the air will be Where someone butts right in yells "The war is over, ring them bells!" PAT. Bill Shirer Likened to College Prof. William L. Shirer hates to admit it. but he is one of the most absent-minded in radio. Two examples are at hand to prove the point. * * * Bill, whose news analyses are ileard over KGLO-CBS Sundays, recently locked the doors of his garage with great care, only to jiscover that he had left the keys .0 the garage in the ignition switch of his car. A glazier had :o be called to repair the subsequent broken garage window. * * * Not much later, Bill -was scheduled to catch a train from Grand Central at 6:30. He went off the air after his Sunday broadcast at 5 o'clock and decided he had plenty of lime. A casual u-indow-shoppini; tour, en route to the station from the CBS studios--an ordinary walk of five to six minutes--resulted in Bill's Kctiinff lo the station at 6:33. The train had gone. * * * "I guess I must have walked around the same- block two or three times," Bill said. Lew Lehr Is Number One in Eskimo Land From the icebound land of the lorth comes this communique, ^cw Lehr, zany comedian of the KGLO-CBS "Caravan Hour," is he number one comic in the land ·f the Eskimo. W * * This information comes from \mcrica's famous geologist, Father Hubbard, the glacier priest, vho spends his time {when not cclui-ing in the frozen wastes of the north) learning about ice formations. * * * t*w Lehr and Father Hubbard have been friends and business associates for years. It was Lelir. as short subject editor for 20lh Century Fox, who edited Father Hubbard's films of northern wastes. Lehr, as everyone knows, appears in and writes his own short subbject-- "Monkeys Is the Cwaziest Peo- pie." * * * Once each year Father Hubbard returns to urban life long enough to give some lectures, replenish supplies, and to gather entertainment material in the form of motion pictures, books, etc.. to while away the long winter nights in Alaska when exploration is an impossibility. Naturally, Father Hubbard always includes some of Lew Lehr's monkey pictures. In the 14 years that Father Hubbard has spent in the north, the Eskimos have become familial' with Lehr's animal antics and Lehr hasn't made a film that the Eskimos haven't seen. Father Hubhard told Lehr that even the children go around mimicking Lehr's 'Monkeys Are thd Cwaziest People.' JOAN FONTAINE STARS MONDAY "Suspicion" Also Brings B. Ahenie and N. Bruce Millions of movie-goers remember Joan Fontaine in "Suspicion." Her brilliant portrayal in that film won her the 1941 "Academy Award," and on Monday, over KGLO-CBS at 9 p. m. She recreates the role in the "Screen Guild Players" presentation of "Suspicion." Brian Anerne, Joan's husband in real life, and Nigel Bruce have important roles. * * * "Suspicion" tells the story of a bride who is tormented by the idea that her husband Is a potential murderer. She builds up such a strong case against him in her mind, on purely coincidental factors,! that she finally fears for her own safety. * * * Later, she learns that she has been completely wrong -- but only after the suspense has been built steadily throughout the drama which has a gripping climax. The Screen Actors guild supports the "Screen Guild Players," program and proceeds from the weekly broadcasts go toward the support of the motion picture relict fund. Music on ihe program Is provided by ( Wilbur Hatch's orchestra. "Suspicion" was previously announced as the vehicle on "Screen Guild Players" for last week. "Old Maestro" Signs Singer for Program Ben Bernie has signed Elisse Looper, honey-blond sin"er to hold up the glamor end of his Monday-through-Friday KGLO- CBS musical series for war workers heard at 4:45 p. m. With Gale Bobbins leaving the program for motion pictures, Elisse made her first appearance with the "Old Maestro" last Monday. Always ready with a gag, Bernie claims to have won the glamorous Miss Cooper in a gin rummy game-- from Chico Marx. she has been appearing with Chico's orchestra, now playing in Chicago. For Elisse, the spot on Bermc's series is a chance to win big-time fame in radio. Just 23 years old, Elisse was born m Columbia, South Carolina and attended the exclusive Pisgah, girls boarding school near Ashe- yille, N. Car. But Elisse wanted to be more than a well-educated southern gentlewoman. She'd already done some radio singing on a South Carolina station. When she was still 17. against the counsel of her parents, the youngster set out to make her fortune as a singer. Since then Elissc has sunc with Eddie DeLanse, Tony Pastor, Ralph Barlow. Bob Chester, and most recently with Chico Marks' orchestra. She even spent a few months singing on Puerto Rican short-wave stations. Gale Bobbins, whose spot Elisse is taking over, left for Hollywood after her final Bernie broadcast Nov. 13. Signed to a term contract Gale reports to the 20th Century- Fox studios Monday. * * In 1942, the radio industry met its most important challenge. A global war, raging on land and sea and in the .air, brought radio the challenge of keeping a militant people aroused, inspirited and informed. Radio's war ol words became an increasingly vital factor in the battle for the loyalties of conquered and bewildered nations. For us it was a new technic in warfare. * * * The Columbia Broadcasting system, operating around the clock, took a leading part during 1942 in forging weapons of words far the home and foreign fronts. Radio's war work on the home front included not only information and stimulation, but also essential programs for reassurance, relaxation and entertainment. Recognizing the importance of the job to be done, William S. Paley, president of the Columbia Broadcasting system, assumed personal supervision of the network's programs. * * * During the year ending Dec. 7, 1942, the Columbia network ca-- ried a total of 6,471 war broadcasts, covering 1,500 hours and 56 ELISSE COOPER CHOIK AND ORGAN Two selections by Mendelssohn arc heard on the Salt Lake Tabernacle choir and organ program Sunday on KGLO-CBS at 11:30 a. m. The chorus sings his "Lift Thine Eyes" from "Elijah" and "Lord, Thou Alone Art Gcci" from "St. Paul." It also is heard in "Forever Free," an old Dutch melody arranged by Scfebre, and "Come Let Us Anew" by an anonymous composer. Organ works to be heard are "Star of Hope" by Biggs, "The Prophet Bird" by Schumann and waegeli's "Blest Be the Tic That Binds." "WINGS OVER JORDAN" W. H. Hastie, civilian aide to the secretary of war. is guest speaker on KGLO-CBS' "Wings Over Jordan" Sunday at 9:30 a. m. The Rev. Glenn T. Settle conducts the 30-voice Negro choir in a program of spirituals. minutes. Of this total time, 59.8 per cent were CBS sustaining programs. They covered 80 major subjects. In addition, Columbia broadcast 3,723 war announcements--separate and self contained statements, as distinguished from war themes woven into or forming the body of broadcasts. * * * Added o this were 4,158 war news broadcasts, with analyses by such distinguished newsmen as Elmer Davis, until his departure to bead the office of war information, William L. Shirer, Major George Fielding Eliot, Quincy Howe and others. The network has 34 correspondents stationed in ail important news centers of the world. * * * Here are some of the network's accomplishments in the field of war programs: The story of a country engaged first in defense, then in war, was told in the program now known as "Spirit of '43," which began as "Spirit of Ml." In- that span, it has carried on-the-spot descriptions of all phases of America's tremendous war program, from factories to forts. "They Live Forever," a feature during the greater part of the year was a. series of factual dramatizations in tribute to those who gave their lives in the fight for freedom. "fleport to the Nation" brought listeners a picture each week of the people and their government m the war on fronts at home and abroad. In "The Man Behind the Gun," vivid accounts were presented o£ tasks and experiences in the nation's fighting forces. This series replaced "The Twenty-Second Letter"--symbol o£ victory, which told how conquered Europe fought on against the axis through the underground movement. "Hello From Hawaii" gave America's fighting men an opportunity to greet their kin at home, directly from the island. A lighter side of the war picture in songs and skits, the program has been presented entirely by the service men. "Womanpower" took note of women's increased wartime activity--on assembly line, in nursing in volunteer work. It was aimed to dissipate some of the confusion regarding the current employment situation for women. "Our Secret Weapon" trained its guns on the lies in axis propaganda, with Rex Stout, chairman of the war writers' board, acting as "lie detective." "Commandos" presented in dramatic episodes the adventures of four typical youths undergoing this most rigorous system of military training. * * ¥ Lean Henderson, as director of the office nf price administration, took (he air weekly in A Hundred Million Questions," to solve problems bedevilling the citizenry in such matters as price fixing, rationing and other subjects under OPA jurisdiction. ¥ ¥ * The republics of the south were saluted in Orson Welles' "Hello Americans" and "Calling Pan America." Norman Corwin, observing at first hand the valor of the British people under fire, turned his views into an exciting series, "An American in England." Though these were among the highlights in the story of KGLO- LBS in the war, there were hundreds of others--talks by statesmen, daily international news loundups, broadcasts urging purchase of war bonds, programs carrying instructions for alertness and action on the home front. Year Ahead for Fair Sex Dramatized for 'Womanpower' Program The changes that the year ahead liolds for women are dramatized on the "Womanpower" program on KGLO-CBS Sunday from 11:15 to 11:30 a. m. Women who have been accustomed to little work, will lind themselves taking care of other people's children, driving busses and performing many tasks that they never undertook before, according to sketches which are presented in co-operation with the OWI and the federal security agency.

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