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Retrocast #11 – Podcast #175

This episode of the Useless Information Retrocast includes the following:

Cohost: Madison Newton

Question of the Day: What company is the largest single-site employer in the United States?

Retrosponsor: Promotional Spot for Radio

This Retrocast commercial was originally broadcast on August 15, 1961, during the Bing Crosby and Rosemary Clooney Show.


Mystery Man Identified (1924)

Unidentified Body Found By Hartford Police (1927)

Ottawa Newspaper Has Woman’s Parakeet (1957)

Footnotes to History:

Falls 50 Feet, Only Suffers Bruises (1926)

Skids Out Window on Soap, Falls Into Sand (1934)

Baby Delivered Between Floors (1946)

Little Boy Finds Toilet Seat Not Quite His Size (1949)

Dogs Shoot Owners (1950)

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