Questions about civil defense answered

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

20th in the series.

Bill Leonard and Captain Carr (?) answer questions from listeners. Improvements in war weapons have forced revision in civil defense training since WW2. Training for rescue workers. Importance of air wardens.

In the second segment, Leonard talks to Col. Robert L. Cromell (?), aid to the director of civil defense for New York City, about training for civil defense work.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71868
Municipal archives id: LT1829