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Gems from the Archive

"Gems from the Archive" is a 26-week festival of Yiddish radio showcasing classic recordings from our Yiddish radio vaults. Every Tuesday through November 26, 2002, YiddishRadioProject.org presents a new Yiddish radio program not heard since its original broadcast.

THIS MONTH'S GEMS
Aug. 6: "The Candy Store," a radio drama by Nahum Stutchkoff.
Aug. 13: "Escape from a Dream," a post-war refugee drama.
Aug. 20: "Vacation in the Mountains," an editorial in rhyme by Zvee Scooler.
Aug. 27: "My Wife Hates Men," a letter to the Jewish Philosopher.


THE COMPLETE GEMS SCHEDULE
Jun. 4: "The Greedy Mother," a radio drama by Nahum Stutchkoff.
Jun. 11: "The Boy Should Be Told," a letter to the Jewish Philosopher.
Jun. 18: "My Town," a post-war refugee drama.
Jun. 25: "Subway," a Dadaist sound poem by Victor Packer.


Jul. 2: "It Happened This Week," a reenactment of the week's news.
Jul. 9: "Should I Take Him Back," a case before Rabbi Rubin's mediation court.
Jul. 16: "Questions in the Air," a game show hosted by Victor Packer.
Jul. 23: "Monkey Love," a letter to the Jewish Philosopher.
Jul. 30: "She Spits at Me," a case before Rabbi Rubin's mediation court.


Aug. 6: "The Candy Store," a radio drama by Nahum Stutchkoff.
Aug. 13: "Escape from a Dream," a post-war refugee drama.
Aug. 20: "Vacation in the Mountains," an editorial in rhyme by Zvee Scooler.
Aug. 27: "My Wife Hates Men," a letter to the Jewish Philosopher.


Sep. 3: "That Woman Didn't Want To Do Nothing for Me," a case before Rabbi Rubin's mediation court.
Sep. 10: "Manhattan," the Rodgers and Hart standard sung in Yiddish by Seymour Rexite and Miriam Kressyn.
Sep. 17: "Sterling Salt Program," man-on-the streets interviews with Victor Packer.
Sep. 24: "Sports," a Dadaist sound poem by Victor Packer.


Oct. 1: "Men without Eyes (part 1)," a classic Yiddish melodrama by Israel Rosenberg.
Oct. 8: "Men without Eyes (part 2)," a classic Yiddish melodrama by Israel Rosenberg.
Oct. 15: "Men without Eyes (part 3)," a classic Yiddish melodrama by Israel Rosenberg.
Oct. 22: "Men without Eyes (part 4)," a classic Yiddish melodrama by Israel Rosenberg.
Oct. 29: "Men without Eyes (part 5)," a classic Yiddish melodrama by Israel Rosenberg.


Nov. 5: "On Jewish Humor," a discourse in English by the Jewish Philosopher.
Nov. 12: "Nothing," an editorial in rhyme by Zvee Scooler.
Nov. 19: "One Early Morning," a post-war refugee drama.
Nov. 26: "Voices of the Street," man-on-the streets interviews with Victor Packer.

 

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