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Retrocast #26 – Podcast #218

Question of the Day: How long does a radio signal take to travel between Mars and Earth?

Retrosponsor: Grove’s Emulsified Nose Drops

This Retrosponsor commercial is from the December 31, 1935, broadcast of The Amazing Adventures of Flash Gordon starring Gale Gordon as Flash.

Tidbits:

Lost and Found – Amnesia Victim Regains Memory (1946)

Arrested for Stealing His Own Money (1952)

1,000 Nickels Found on Sidewalk (1954)

Footnotes to History:

Barn Deserts Loyal Mules (1928)

Norman Lawrence, 13, Is Very Hot Fielder (1949)

Census Taker Gets Welcome Surprise (1950)

TV Boner Ruins Vanishing Act for Magician (1952)

Man Tosses Chicken Choppers (1974)

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Josh Price
Josh Price
9 days ago

Is there a source for that man who stole his own money

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