For our July program, Rob Farr will present "The Other Side of the Pond", a program about the British Broadcasting Corporation.
For our August program, Brian Belanger, Curator of the National Capital Radio and Television Museum will present "The Murrow Boys" - about the outstanding team of reporters Murrow recruited to cover WWII and who moved on, with Murrow, to become an award-winning team in peacetime.
For our September 7 program (note change in date) David Weinstein will discuss his book, "The Eddie Cantor Story: A Jewish Life in Performance and Politics" (Date moved up a week to avoid conflict with Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention).
September 15, (Saturday) will be our annual club presentation at Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention. Time, subject matter TBA
Our October program - TBD
For our November program - Sandra Pitts-Malone will give a presentation on Sheldon Leonard
Our December 8 (Saturday) meeting will be our Annual Holiday Party. Location TBA
Club Members Interviewed on Yesterday USA!
Recently two former officers of MWOTRC and our webmaster were interviewed by Walden Hughes and Larry Gassman on the internet program Yesterday U.S.A. (http://www.yesterdayusa.com/index.html).
Michael Hayde, Jack French and John Abbott discussed their years of OTR affiliations, their OTR books, and a host of other related matters. To listen to the interviews, click on INTERVIEWS (this will open in a new page/tab) and then click on the play button for the interview you want to listen to.
MWOTRC Holiday Luncheon
There was no rain, sleet, or snow to stop MWOTRC members from coming to our summer Luncheon on June 9. The photos below are from our luncheon.