Soldiers of the Press
SOLDIERS OF THE PRESS Soldiers of the Press is a war drama that was created in New York and syndicated by World Broadcasting System. Little is known about the series or the total number of episodes. Each episode is 15 minutes long and retold a recent news story from action during World War II. The series was narrated by United Press correspondents including Walter Cronkite, Harrison Salisbury, and many lesser knowns such as Ralph Teasdale and Ann Stringer. The show was broadcast on WOR from 28 Feb 1943 until 5 Aug 1945 on Sundays at 12:30pm. There are at least 39 episodes in circulation out of the 148 known to exist. NOTE: Updated Release! Version 1.2 (21 March 2018): new artwork; corrected typos in titles NOTE: Updated Release! Ver 1.1 (10-Jul-2010): spelling corrections; added show # for one show; added updated PDF release files . OTRR Certification Information: Series Name: Soldiers of the Press Certification Status: Accurate Certification Date: May 21, 2018 Certification Version: Version 1.2 Number of CDs: 1 From the Old Time Radio Researchers Group. See "Note" Section below for more information on the OTRR.
This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.