American Legion Parade

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

Tommy Cowan reports on the American Legion Parade. Talks about how lucky New Yorkers are to have strangers visit - it helps us to relive the experience of New York. Tommy talks at length about New York, horses, and describes the parade as it passes. Describes uniforms of the drum and bugle corps.
Talks about General Electric, Thomas Edison.

At 24 minutes in Mayor Impellitteri speaks.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 69770
Municipal archives id: LT796