Various ‎– Fifty Years Of Radio (A Celebration Of CBC Radio 1936-1986)

CBC Enterprises ‎– none
3 × Cassette, Compilation

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A1 Margaret Anglin Dominion Day 1927
A2 Burt Austin Fifty Chubby Toes
A3 J. Frank Willis Moose River Mine Disaster
A4 Hugh Barlett, Bert Pearl, Kathleen Stokes, Blain Mathe, Robert Farnon, Eddie Allen (2) The Happy Gang
A5 Greg Clark (7) The Land Of Somewhere
A6 J. Frank Willis Embarkation Of Troops
B1 Charles Gardiner Air Battle
B2 Lorne Greene National News Bulletin
B3 Unknown Artist, Lorne Greene, Unknown Artist Army Of The Ordinary People
Voice Actor [Announcer] – Unknown ArtistVoice Actor [Mrs. Green] – Unknown Artist
B4 Kate Aitken Wartime Fashion Show
B5 Unknown Artist A German World
Orchestra – Unknown Artist
B6 Unknown Artist Canada Calls 32,000 Men
Orchestra – Unknown Artist
B7 Hugh Bartlett, Bert Pearl, Helen MacMillan Share The Wealth
Voice Actor [Contestant] – Helen MacMillanVoice Actor [Quiz Master] – Bert Pearl
B8 Cecil Da Costa Tap Dancing Lesson
B9 Unknown Artist Let's Think About Rubber
B10 Rooney Pelletier Dieppe Raid
B11 Bob Bowman (5) Dieppe Raid
B12 Unknown Artist Children's Game Offer
Voice Actor [Child And Mother] – Unknown Artist
B13 Howard Scott (5), Frances James (2), Chorus*, Sir Ernest MacMillan And Orch.* Transit Through Fire
Conductor – Sir Ernest MacMillanOrchestra – Orch.*Soloist – Frances James
B14 Mary Pickford Victory Bonds Appeal
B15 Matthew Halton Attack On Carpiquet
B16 Matthew Halton Liberation Of Paris
B17 Gilbert Harding, Wilson Woodside VE-Day Celebrations
C1 Andrew Allen, Lucio Agostini Orch.* Epitaph For A War Of Liberationo
Orchestra – Lucio Agostini Orch.*
C2 Mary Grannan, Beth Robson, Frank Peddie, Lou Snider Maggie Muggins
Narrator – Mary GrannanOrgan – Lou SniderVoice Actor [Maggie] – Beth RobsonVoice Actor [Mr. Mcgarrity] – Frank Peddie
C3 Alan Mills Folk Songs For Young Folk
C4 Maurice Bodington, Evelyn Gould, Unknown Artist, Quentin Maclean Uncle Bod
Organ – Quentin MacleanVocals [Singing Lady] – Evelyn GouldVoice Actor [Actress] – Unknown ArtistVoice Actor [Uncle Bod] – Maurice Bodington
C5 Don Messer Orch.*, Charlie Chamberlain Don Messer
Orchestra – Don Messer Orch.*Vocals [Singer] – Charlie Chamberlain
C6 Mavor Moore, Budd Knapp, Lucio Agostini Orch.* Two Solitudes
Orchestra – Lucio Agostini Orch.*Performer [Fr. Beaubien] – Mavor MoorePerformer [Tallard] – Budd Knapp
C7 Mark Kenney Orch.*, Art Hallman, Norma Locke The West, A Nest And You
Orchestra – Mark Kenney Orch.*Vocals [Vocalist] – Art Hallman, Norma Locke
C8 Fraser MacDonald (2) The Red Ear Of Corn
Voice Actor [Commentator] – Fraser MacDonald (2)
C9 Alan Mills Anti-Confederation Song
C10 Neil Morrison (3), F.R. Scott, John O'Mara, John Diefenbaker The Padlock Law
Voice [Moderator] – Neil Morrison (3)Voice [Panelists] – F.R. Scott, John Diefenbaker, John O'Mara
C11 Earl Cameron, Quentin Maclean Nocturne
Organ [Organist] – Quentin MacleanText By – J. Frank WillisVoice [Announcer] – Earl Cameron
C12 Bill Bessey, Lloyd Percival, Red Kelly (3) Sports College
Interviewee – Red Kelly (3)Interviewer – Lloyd PercivalVoice [Announcer] – Bill Bessey
C13 Cy Strange, Kate Aitken Good Luck Commercial
Voice [Announcer] – Cy StrangeVoice [Commentator] – Kate Aitken
C14 Max Ferguson Intro. To Rawhide
C15 Bill Bessey, Libby Morris, Jimmy Namaro Quartet Libby Morris Show
Ensemble – Jimmy Namaro QuartetVocals [Vocalists] – Libby MorrisVoice [Announcer] – Bill Bessey
C16 Unknown Artist Lux Commercial
Vocals [Singer] – Unknown Artist
C17 John Drainie, Frank Peddie, Lucio Agostini Orch.* The Investigator
Orchestra – Lucio Agostini Orch.*Voice Actor [Socrates] – Frank PeddieVoice Actor [The Investigator] – John Drainie
C18 Jonny Wayne, Frank Shuster, Sammy Hersenhoren Orch.* Canada's The Place For Me
Orchestra – Sammy Hersenhoren Orch.*
D1 Frank Stolley, Bill McNeil (2), Maria Barrett, Gordon Sinclair, Eric Nicol Assignment
Hosted By – Bill McNeil (2), Maria BarrettVoice [Announcer] – Frank StolleyVoice [Commentators] – Eric Nicol, Gordon Sinclair
D2 Mac Lipson, Elvis Presley Assignment
Interviewee – Elvis PresleyInterviewer – Mac Lipson
D3 Phyllis Webb The Birds Of Summer
D4 Nathan Cohen (3), René Lévesque, Pierre Trudeau, Raymond Gagnier Fighting Words
Voice [Moderator] – Nathan Cohen (3)Voice [Panelist] – Pierre Trudeau, Raymond Gagnier, René Lévesque
D5 Marion Hilliard On The Single Woman
D6 Max Ferguson Marvin Mellobel On U-2
D7 Glenn Gould, Raoul Engel Gas Mask Incident
Interviewee – Glenn GouldInterviewer – Raoul Engel
D8 Leonard Cohen You Tell Me That Silence
D9 Foster Hewitt World Hockey
D10 Michael Maclear Vietnam Report
D11 Lois Marshall, Weldon Kilburn Fairest Isle
Accompanied By [Accompanist] – Weldon KilburnSoloist – Lois Marshall
D12 Carl Tapscott Singers Bless This House
D13 Marshall McLuhan On The Electric Age
D14 Northrop Frye The Educated Imagination
D15 Laszlo Varga, Pierre Souverain Sonata
Cello – Laszlo VargaComposed By – Morawetz*Piano – Pierre Souverain
D16 Tom Earle, Dr. C.A. Morel* On Thalidomide
Interviewee – Dr. C.A. Morel*Interviewer – Tom Earle
D17 Sandra Scott Kindergarten Of The Air
Hosted By – Sandra Scott
D18 Mary Grannan The Story Of Biddy O'Bannigan
D19 Lamont Tilden, Joy McLean Playroom
Hosted By – Joy McLeanVoice [Announcer] – Lamont Tilden
D20 Tommy Tweed Leacock Story
D21 Unknown Artist, Unknown Artist, Norman DePoe The Flag Debate
Interviewer – Norman DePoeVoice [Announcer] – Unknown ArtistVoice Actor [Gwyn] – Unknown Artist
E1 Moe Koffman, Alan Muirhead Octet Swinging Shepherd Blues
Ensemble – Alan Muirhead OctetFlute – Moe KoffmanWritten-By – Moe Koffman
E2 Unknown Artist, James Bannerman, Unknown Artist How The Beatles Changed The World
Choir – Unknown ArtistHosted By – James BannermanVoice [Voices] – Unknown Artist
E3 Jon Vickers Comments And Sings
Voice, Vocals – Jon Vickers
E5 Glenn Gould And Unknown Artist The Idea Of North
Voice [Voices] – Unknown Artist
E6 Martin Luther King* Massey Lectures
Text By – Martin Luther King Jr.*
E7 Lamont Tilden, Peter Meggs, Unknown Artist Concern
Hosted By – Peter MeggsVoice [Announcer] – Lamont TildenVoice [Voices] – Unknown Artist
E8 John O'Leary, Pierre Trudeau On Criminal Code Bill
E9 Rex Loring, Pat Patterson, Ed Reid Intro To Matineée
Hosted By – Ed Reid, Pat PattersonVoice [Announcer] – Rex Loring
E10 Tom Earle, Ron LaPlante On Trudeaumania
Voice [Commentators] – Ron LaPlante, Tom Earle
E11 Joan Stuart, Peter Cullen Satiric Skit
Voice Actor [The L'anglaises] – Joan Stuart, Peter Cullen
E12 Margaret Atwood Untitled Poem
Text By – Margaret Atwood
E13 Dorothy Livesay The Unquiet Bed
Text By – Dorothy Livesay
E14 Alice Munro Reads From Story
E15 Barbara Frum, Harry Brown (7), Unknown Artist, Unknown Artist, Andrei Sakharov Long Distance Call To Sakharov
Hosted By – Barbara FrumVoice [Announcer] – Harry Brown (7)
E16 Andrew Allan Essay On Christmas
F1 Harry Marris, N.A.C. Orch.* On Kunstkopf
Orchestra – N.A.C. Orch.*Voice [Announcer] – Harry Marris
F2 Warren Davis, Bronwyn Drainie, Unknown Artist Chants
Voice [Announcer] – Bronwyn Drainie, Warren Davis
F3 Unknown Artist, Thomas Berger (5) On Mackenzie Valley Pipeline
Voice [Announcer] – Unknown Artist
F4 Nancy White Stick Your Code
Written-By – Nancy White
F5 Roch Carrier The Hockey Sweater
F6 Stan Rogers The Wreck Of The Mary Ellen Carter
Written-By – Stan Rogers
F7 Ted Withers, Terry Fox (3) Terry Fox Run
Interviewer – Ted Withers
F8 Roger Abbott, Luba Goy Air Farce Skit
Performer [Intro] – Roger Abbott
F9 Carole Paisley, Paul Chato The Frantics Skit
Performer [Intro] – Carole PaisleyVoice Actor [Chuck Darwin] – Paul Chato
F10 Warren Davis, David Grimes, Martin Wesley-Smith, Osamu Shoji, Jean Piché Night Satellite
Hosted By – David GrimesPerformer [Musicians] – Jean Piché, Martin Wesley-Smith, Osamu ShojiVoice [Announcer] – Warren Davis
F11 Nicki Guadagni, Frank Morris, Angelo Rizakos I'm Not Living Like This Any More
Voice Actor [Alan] – Angelo RizakosVoice Actor [Billy] – Frank MorrisVoice Actor [Jane] – Nicki Guadagni
F12 Harry Brown (7), Barry Morse, Henry Ramer, Andrew Gillies, John Mills-Cockell Dramatization Of 1984
Performer [Music] – John Mills-CockellText By – George OrwellVoice [Announcer] – Harry Brown (7)Voice Actor [Orwell] – Barry MorseVoice Actor [Winston] – Andrew GilliesVoice Actor  [Big Brother] – Henry Ramer
F13 Augusta LaPaix Today I Was Ironing...
F14 Peter Gzowski Essay On Remembrance Day

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Housed in an LP-sized box and includes a 46-page booklet with lengthy liner notes.

Copyright © 1986 the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Published by CBC Enterprises / Les Entreprises Radio-Canada, a division of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Manufactured in Canada.