Furs Enrich the World

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

Reporters lead in to historical re-creation of the story of the New York flag and the Dutch fur trade, from the point of view of Catalina Trico.

Historical New York Times lists the broadcast date as Thursday, 10/09/1952, at 6:30pm. Described within the episode as the second installment.

Includes supplementary message from L. Porter Moore, Executive Director of the Downtown Manhattan Association, about the goals of the series and its curiculum.

Cast:
Martha Behren - Madame Trico
Lloyd Moss - Milt
Alan Feinstein - Jim
Alfred Israel - Governor
Joy Selikson - the Mother
Marvin Laskowitz - Sound and Music
Helen Milstead - Production Assistant
Kenneth H. Dunshee - Writer
L. Porter Moore - Series Consultant

Presented under the auspices of the Greater New York Civic Center Committee of the Downtown Manhattan Association, the Department of Commerce of the City of New York, and the New York Journal American, and is produced by the Municipal Broadcasting System. Heard three times weekly on the New York City Board of Education Station WNYE-FM. Rebroadcast in the City's classrooms.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 68882
Municipal archives id: LT255