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October 27, 1947: This is Nora Drake' started its decade-long run on NBC

October 27, 1947: Radio soap opera   This is Nora Drake  debuted on NBC. The show mainly revolved around solving domestic, communal, and child upbringing issues. The program reached its end in January of 1959. Airing for over a decade, This is Nora Drake  featured the story of Nora, portrayed initially by Charlotte Holland and then later by actresses Joan Tompkins and Mary Jane Higby.