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Irita Taylor Van Doren

Irita Taylor Van Doren appears in the following:

Samuel Shellabarger, Ogden Nash, and William O. Douglas

Friday, November 23, 1951

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

WNYC announcer introduces program to radio audience, names guests.


Van Doren introduces Shellabarger, who talks about "Lord Chesterfield and His World." How Chesterfield learned how to "make friends and influence people" ...

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Rachel Carson, Jimmy Durante, and James MacDonald

Tuesday, October 30, 1951

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Van Doren introduces key members of the audience. A drawing for free books.


James MacDonald - "My Mission in Israel" - First US Ambassador to Israel.


Rachel Carson - ...

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Boswell's Journals, Cornelia Otis Skinner, and John Gunther

Tuesday, January 23, 1951

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Van Doren introduces Herman Liebert from Yale Library, who talks about James Boswell's "Boswell's London Journals." Reads some journal entries and tells stories from the book.

Van Doren ...

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Mark Clark, Emily Kimbrough, and W. Somerset Maugham

Friday, November 10, 1950

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Clark talks about his experience during World War 2, including stories about a dog and General Patton.


Van Doren introduces Kimbrough, who talks about her latest book, "The Innocents from Indiana" ...

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George C. Kenney, Carl Carmer

Friday, December 16, 1949

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Van Doren (who has lost her voice) introduces Mrs. Ogden Reid (Helen Rogers Reid, President of the Herald Tribune), who hosts the event. Raffle for books.


Reid introduces General Kenney, ...

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David Bradley, Douglass Southall Freeman, and Sigmund Spaeth

Tuesday, February 15, 1949

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Van Doren introduces Spaeth, who talks about his "History of Popular Music in America." Plays the piano: "We Never Speak As We Pass By," "Oh, Fred Tell Them to Stop," "My ...

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Billy Rose and Robert Sherwood

Tuesday, October 26, 1948

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Irita Van Doren introduces Billy Rose. Rose discusses his recent book "Wine, Women and Words."
Next, Robert Sherwood discusses politics and his book about Franklin Roosevelt. For more on Robert ...

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