Radio: Programs Previewed: Oct. 17, 1938

For seven days beginning Friday, October 14. All times are EST. All programs subject to change without notice.

Walter Damrosch (Fri. 2 p. m. NBC-Blue), in 60 minutes of Beethoven, Mendelssohn, Wagner. Grainger, Tchaikowsky and others, returns for his eleventh successive season as patriarch of classical music educators.

Arturo Toscanini (Sat. 10 p. m. NBC-Blue) returns with the NBC Symphony Orchestra for the first concert of their second season together (see p. 55).

W. C. Fields (Sat. 10 p. m. CBS), sponsored by Lucky Strike, makes his debut as Larsen Whipsnead, who wins a department store in a golf match, loses its business and...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!