Musings, observations, and written works from the publisher of Eckhartz Press, the media critic for the Illinois Entertainer, and the writer of "The Living Wills", "$everance," "Just One Bad Century," "Father Knows Nothing," "The Radio Producer's Handbook," and "Records Truly Is My Middle Name"
Friday, June 11, 2010
Amos & Andy
On this day in 1953, Amos & Andy was canceled after 24 years on the radio and two on television. It was probably one of the three or four most important shows of the early days of radio.