Monday, March 31, 2014

March 31, 1953: Calvacade of America presents its finale

March 31, 1953: Distinctive and longest radio program, Cavalcade of America, made its final appearance. It presented historic events of America for almost eighteen years.

Cavalcade of America was a drama series well known for bringing in American musicians. The music often played was light on the ears. DuPont, the sponsor, had the host read this statement before each show.: "Maker of better things for better living through chemistry."