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Vanished Chicagoland Stories

By Pete Kastanes

From Vanished Chicagoland's Facebook Page, I will record podcast episodes about my memories from businesses and events that happened while growing up in Chicago.
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Episode 96: My memories of Sidney Poitier, Dwayne Hickman, Peter Bogdanovich, and Bob Saget of watching them on TV in Chicago.

Vanished Chicagoland StoriesJan 11, 2022

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Episode 209: Cal's Roast Beef Restaurants, The 50th Anniversary Of The Dark Side Of The Moon By Pink Floyd, And My Recent Interview In Chicago Magazine.

Episode 209: Cal's Roast Beef Restaurants, The 50th Anniversary Of The Dark Side Of The Moon By Pink Floyd, And My Recent Interview In Chicago Magazine.

Episode 209: I will discuss Cal's Roast Beef, The 50th Anniversary of The Dark Side of The Moon by Pink Floyd, and my recent interview in Chicago Magazine.
Mar 28, 202333:49
Episode 208: Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park In Bolingbrook, IL, And The 2nd Anniversary Of Vanished Chicagoland Stories The Podcast.

Episode 208: Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park In Bolingbrook, IL, And The 2nd Anniversary Of Vanished Chicagoland Stories The Podcast.

Episode 208: I will discuss Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park in Bolingbrook, IL, and the 2nd anniversary of Vanished Chicagoland Stories The Podcast.
Mar 26, 202343:11
Episode 207: The Granada And Brighton Theaters In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 207: The Granada And Brighton Theaters In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 207: I will discuss The Granada and Brighton Theaters in Chicago and a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.
Mar 21, 202329:37
Episode 206: Southport Lanes & Omni Superstores in Chicago.

Episode 206: Southport Lanes & Omni Superstores in Chicago.

Episode 206: I will discuss Southport Lanes & Omni Superstores in Chicago.
Mar 18, 202335:08
Episode 205: The Kinetic Playground Nightclub In Chicago, And National Pi Day. Pies Brands And Restaurants That Vanished In Chicago.

Episode 205: The Kinetic Playground Nightclub In Chicago, And National Pi Day. Pies Brands And Restaurants That Vanished In Chicago.

Episode 205: I will discuss The Kinetic Playground Nightclub In Chicago, And National Pi Day. Pies Brands And Restaurants That Vanished In Chicago.
Mar 14, 202332:09
Episode 204: Oldsmobile Cars In The 70s And 80s, And My Memories of watching Actor Robert Blake On Television In Chicago.

Episode 204: Oldsmobile Cars In The 70s And 80s, And My Memories of watching Actor Robert Blake On Television In Chicago.

Episode 204: I will discuss Oldsmobile Cars in the 70s and 80s, and my memories of watching actor Robert Blake on television in Chicago. 
Mar 11, 202338:51
Episode 203: Chez Paul Restaurant In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 203: Chez Paul Restaurant In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 203: I will discuss Chez Paul Restaurant in Chicago and a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page. 
Mar 07, 202340:33
Episode 202: Dynamite Magazine, Tele1st Subscription Television Service, And The 40th Anniversary of The Compact Disc Player.

Episode 202: Dynamite Magazine, Tele1st Subscription Television Service, And The 40th Anniversary of The Compact Disc Player.

Episode 202: I will discuss Dynamite Magazine, Tele1st Subscription Television Service, And The 40th Anniversary of The Compact Disc Player. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Mar 04, 202345:33
Episode 201: National Food Stores And WLOO-FM 100 Radio Station In Chicago.

Episode 201: National Food Stores And WLOO-FM 100 Radio Station In Chicago.

Episode 201: I will discuss my memories of National Food Stores and WLOO-FM 100 Radio Station in Chicago.
Feb 25, 202334:28
Episode 200: Garfield Goose And Friends TV Show And Actress Raquel Welch.

Episode 200: Garfield Goose And Friends TV Show And Actress Raquel Welch.

Episode 200: It's our 200th episode! I will discuss my memories of Garfield Goose And Friends TV Show And Actress Raquel Welch. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Feb 19, 202349:17
Episode 199: Valentine's Day Candies From Businesses That Have Vanished In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 199: Valentine's Day Candies From Businesses That Have Vanished In Chicago And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 199: I will discuss Valentine's Day Candies from businesses that have vanished in Chicago and a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.
Feb 14, 202341:06
Episode 198: Musicland Record Stores And The Continental Bank In Chicago.

Episode 198: Musicland Record Stores And The Continental Bank In Chicago.

Episode 198: I will discuss The Musicland Stores And The Continental Bank in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Feb 11, 202331:60
Episode 197: My Tribute To WGN-TV Anchorman Jack Taylor On WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, And The Children's Instructional Shorts, Snippets.

Episode 197: My Tribute To WGN-TV Anchorman Jack Taylor On WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, And The Children's Instructional Shorts, Snippets.

Episode 197: I will discuss my memories of WGN-TV Anchorman Jack Taylor on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago, And the children's instructional shorts, Snippets. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Feb 07, 202338:08
Episode 196: Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Legend Bobby Hull And Actresses Lisa Loring, Wednesday Addams from The TV Shows, The Addams Family, And Cindy Williams Of Laverne And Shirley.

Episode 196: Chicago Blackhawks Hockey Legend Bobby Hull And Actresses Lisa Loring, Wednesday Addams from The TV Shows, The Addams Family, And Cindy Williams Of Laverne And Shirley.

Episode 196: I will discuss hockey Chicago Blackhawks legend Bobby Hull and actresses Lisa Loring, Wednesday Addams from The TV shows, The Addams Family, and Cindy Williams of Laverne & Shirley. 
Feb 02, 202344:43
Episode 195: Holsum Bread And The Suitery Men's Clothing Stores In Chicago.

Episode 195: Holsum Bread And The Suitery Men's Clothing Stores In Chicago.

Episode 195: I will discuss Holsum Bread and The Suitery Men's Clothing Stores In Chicago. 
Jan 28, 202333:39
Episode 194: My Tribute To Radio Disc Jockey Lin Brehmer From WRXT-FM 93 In Chicago.

Episode 194: My Tribute To Radio Disc Jockey Lin Brehmer From WRXT-FM 93 In Chicago.

Episode 194: I will discuss my tribute to radio disc jockey Lin Brehmer from WXRT-FM 93 in Chicago. 
Jan 24, 202328:25
Episode 193: The 55th Anniversary Of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In TV Show And My Memories Of Watching The Show In Chicago.

Episode 193: The 55th Anniversary Of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In TV Show And My Memories Of Watching The Show In Chicago.

Episode 193: I will discuss The 55th anniversary of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In TV show and my memories of watching the show in Chicago.
Jan 21, 202301:09:06
Episode 192: Herman's World Of Sporting Goods Stores In Chicago. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 192: Herman's World Of Sporting Goods Stores In Chicago. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 192: I will discuss Herman's World of Sporting Goods Stores in Chicago. And a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
Jan 17, 202337:09
Episode 191: The 50th Anniversary of Schoolhouse Rock Which Aired on WLS-TV Channel 7 In Chicago.

Episode 191: The 50th Anniversary of Schoolhouse Rock Which Aired on WLS-TV Channel 7 In Chicago.

Episode 191: I will discuss the 50th anniversary of Schoolhouse Rock which aired on WLS-TV Channel 7 in Chicago. 
Jan 15, 202348:36
Episode 190: Chicago Weatherman John Coughlin, And Suncoast Motion Picture Company Video Stores In Chicago.

Episode 190: Chicago Weatherman John Coughlin, And Suncoast Motion Picture Company Video Stores In Chicago.

Episode 190: I will discuss my memories of Chicago weatherman John Coughlin and Suncoast Motion Picture Company Video Stores in Chicago. 
Jan 14, 202339:12
Episode 189: My Memories of Restaurants With Banquet Halls Owned By Greeks, And Mayflower Super Foods Grocery Stores In Chicago.

Episode 189: My Memories of Restaurants With Banquet Halls Owned By Greeks, And Mayflower Super Foods Grocery Stores In Chicago.

Episode 189: I will discuss my memories of restaurants with banquet halls owned by Greeks and Mayflower Super Foods Grocery Stores in Chicago. 
Jan 06, 202336:41
Episode 188: My Memories of Telephone Booths In Chicago And A Tribute to Barbara Walters.

Episode 188: My Memories of Telephone Booths In Chicago And A Tribute to Barbara Walters.

Episode 188: I will discuss my memories of telephone booths in Chicago and a tribute to Barbara Walters. 
Jan 03, 202328:39
Episode 187: The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, And Memories Of Watching The Marx Brothers On New Year's Eve On Television In Chicago.

Episode 187: The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, And Memories Of Watching The Marx Brothers On New Year's Eve On Television In Chicago.

Episode 187: I will discuss the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2022 and memories of watching The Marx Brothers on New Year's Eve on television in Chicago. 
Dec 27, 202238:21
Episode 186: My Earliest Memories Of My First Christmas Tree, And The Hardrock, Coco, Joe, Suzy Snowflake, And Frosty The Snowman Film Shorts.

Episode 186: My Earliest Memories Of My First Christmas Tree, And The Hardrock, Coco, Joe, Suzy Snowflake, And Frosty The Snowman Film Shorts.

Episode 186: I will discuss my earliest memories of my first Christmas tree and The Hardrock, Coco, Joe, Suzy Snowflake, and Frosty The Snowman film shorts. 
Dec 20, 202234:34
Episode 185: Part 4 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, And Christmas Movies on WGN Family Classics On Channel 9 In Chicago.

Episode 185: Part 4 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, And Christmas Movies on WGN Family Classics On Channel 9 In Chicago.

Episode 185: I will discuss Part 4 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2022, and Christmas movies on WGN Family Classics on Channel 9 in Chicago.  
Dec 17, 202230:15
Episode 184: Part 3 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, Chicago Broadcaster Floyd Brown, And Candy Cane Lane In The Schorsch Village Neighborhood In Chicago.

Episode 184: Part 3 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, Chicago Broadcaster Floyd Brown, And Candy Cane Lane In The Schorsch Village Neighborhood In Chicago.

Episode 184: I will discuss Part 3 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, Chicago Broadcaster Floyd Brown, and Candy Cane Lane in the Schorsch Village neighborhood in Chicago. 
Dec 12, 202230:09
Episode 183: Part 2 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, The 65th Anniversary Of Shock Theater, And A Merry Polk Brothers Christmas.

Episode 183: Part 2 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, The 65th Anniversary Of Shock Theater, And A Merry Polk Brothers Christmas.

Episode 183: I will discuss Part 2 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, The 65th Anniversary of Shock Theater, and a Merry Polk Brothers Christmas. 
Dec 10, 202238:27
Episode 182: Part 1 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, Tributes To Bob McGrath From Sesame Street And Actress Kirstie Alley.

Episode 182: Part 1 Of The Most Popular Posts On My Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page In 2022, Tributes To Bob McGrath From Sesame Street And Actress Kirstie Alley.

Episode 182: I will discuss Part 1 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2022, tributes to Bob McGrath from Sesame Street, and actress Kirstie Alley. 
Dec 06, 202234:38
Episode 181: Memories Of Unique Christmas Decorations From The 1970s In Chicago, Singer Christine McVie, And Salerno Christmas Cookies.

Episode 181: Memories Of Unique Christmas Decorations From The 1970s In Chicago, Singer Christine McVie, And Salerno Christmas Cookies.

Episode 181: Memories of unique Christmas decorations from the 1970s in Chicago, singer Christine McVie, and Salerno Christmas Cookies.
Dec 03, 202229:27
Episode 180: Bad And Weird Christmas Songs Of The 1970s, Memories Of Christmas At Ford City Mall In Chicago In The 1970s, And More!

Episode 180: Bad And Weird Christmas Songs Of The 1970s, Memories Of Christmas At Ford City Mall In Chicago In The 1970s, And More!

Episode 180: I will discuss bad and weird Christmas songs of the 1970s, memories of Christmas at Ford City Mall in Chicago in the 1970s, and more!
Nov 29, 202236:24
Episode 179: Vintage Chicago Christmas Store Catalogs, The 30th Anniversary Of The Death Of Superman, Actress Irene Cara, And Memories Of The Day After Thanksgiving.

Episode 179: Vintage Chicago Christmas Store Catalogs, The 30th Anniversary Of The Death Of Superman, Actress Irene Cara, And Memories Of The Day After Thanksgiving.

Episode 179: I will discuss vintage Chicago Christmas store catalogs, The 30th Anniversary of The Death of Superman, actress Irene Cara, and memories of the day after Thanksgiving. 
Nov 27, 202234:47
Episode 178: Andy's Steak House In Oak Brook, IL , Memories Of World Book Encyclopedias In The 1970s, And Thanksgiving Memories In Chicago.

Episode 178: Andy's Steak House In Oak Brook, IL , Memories Of World Book Encyclopedias In The 1970s, And Thanksgiving Memories In Chicago.

Episode 178: I will discuss Andy's Steak House in Oak Brook, IL, memories of World Book Encyclopedias in the 1970s, and Thanksgiving memories in Chicago.
Nov 22, 202229:51
Episode 177: Anchorman Bob McBride Of WBBM-TV Channel 2 In Chicago. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 177: Anchorman Bob McBride Of WBBM-TV Channel 2 In Chicago. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 177: I will discuss Anchorman Bob McBride of WBBM-TV Channel 2 in Chicago. And a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
Nov 15, 202232:25
Episode 176: My Memories Of The First House I Lived In Chicago And Memories Of Bad And Forgotten Songs From The 1970s.

Episode 176: My Memories Of The First House I Lived In Chicago And Memories Of Bad And Forgotten Songs From The 1970s.

Episode 176: I will discuss my memories of the first house I lived in Chicago and memories of bad and forgotten songs from the 1970s.
Nov 13, 202201:11:21
Episode 175: The Mill Run Playhouse And The Children's TV Program The Jobblewocky Place.

Episode 175: The Mill Run Playhouse And The Children's TV Program The Jobblewocky Place.

Episode 175: I will discuss The Mill Run Playhouse and The children's TV program The Jobblewocky Place.
Nov 08, 202238:14
Episode 174: Wimpy's Hamburgers ,The Spiegel Company, And A Tribute To Meteorologist Roger Triemstra Of WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago.

Episode 174: Wimpy's Hamburgers ,The Spiegel Company, And A Tribute To Meteorologist Roger Triemstra Of WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago.

Episode 174: I will discuss Wimpy's Hamburgers, The Spiegel Company, and a tribute to meteorologist Roger Triemstra of WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. 
Nov 05, 202239:51
Episode 173: Halloween Episode. Amling's Haunted House, Marty McNeeley, And My Favorite Movies On Creature Features On WGN-TV Channel 9.

Episode 173: Halloween Episode. Amling's Haunted House, Marty McNeeley, And My Favorite Movies On Creature Features On WGN-TV Channel 9.

Episode 173: Halloween Episode. I will discuss Amling's Haunted House, Marty McNeeley,  and my favorite movies on Creature Features on WGN-TV Channel 9.
Oct 30, 202233:20
Episode 172: Stan Mikita Of The Chicago Blackhawks And WJMK Oldies Magic 104 FM Radio Station In Chicago.

Episode 172: Stan Mikita Of The Chicago Blackhawks And WJMK Oldies Magic 104 FM Radio Station In Chicago.

Episode 172: Stan Mikita Of The Chicago Blackhawks and WJMK Oldies Magic 104 FM Radio Station in Chicago. 
Oct 23, 202239:41
Episode 171: Borders Books & Music, Filene's Basement Clothing Stores, And What TV Shows I Watched When I Came Home After School In Chicago.

Episode 171: Borders Books & Music, Filene's Basement Clothing Stores, And What TV Shows I Watched When I Came Home After School In Chicago.

Episode 171: I will discuss Borders Books & Music, Filene's Basement Clothing Stores, and what TV shows I watched when I came home after school in Chicago. 
Oct 22, 202237:54
Episode 170: The 75th Anniversary Of The TV Series Kukla, Fran And Ollie. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 170: The 75th Anniversary Of The TV Series Kukla, Fran And Ollie. And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 170: I will discuss The 75th Anniversary of the TV series Kukla Fran and Ollie and a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
Oct 18, 202245:36
Episode 169: Anchorman Floyd Kalber, Admiral Appliances, And Hubert The Lion From Harris Bank In Chicago.

Episode 169: Anchorman Floyd Kalber, Admiral Appliances, And Hubert The Lion From Harris Bank In Chicago.

Episode 169: I will discuss Anchorman Floyd Kalber, Admiral Appliances, and Hubert The Lion from Harris Bank in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Oct 15, 202242:56
Episode 168: Radio And TV Personality Jim Conway, The 55th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Riverview Park In Chicago, And The 60th Anniversary Of The Tonight Show Hosted By Johnny Carson.

Episode 168: Radio And TV Personality Jim Conway, The 55th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Riverview Park In Chicago, And The 60th Anniversary Of The Tonight Show Hosted By Johnny Carson.

Episode 168: I will discuss Radio and TV personality Jim Conway, The 55th Anniversary of the closing of Riverview Park in Chicago, and The 60th anniversary of The Tonight Show hosted by Johnny Carson. 
Oct 08, 202249:25
Episode 167: The Red Owl Grocery Stores In Chicago And The 60th Anniversary Of The Lucy Show.

Episode 167: The Red Owl Grocery Stores In Chicago And The 60th Anniversary Of The Lucy Show.

Episode 167: I will discuss The Red Owl Grocery Stores in Chicago and The 60th Anniversary of The Lucy Show. 
Oct 01, 202230:16
Episode 166: The Treasure Island Grocery Stores In Chicago And The Land Of Ziggy Zoggo Hosted By Nancy Berg.

Episode 166: The Treasure Island Grocery Stores In Chicago And The Land Of Ziggy Zoggo Hosted By Nancy Berg.

Episode 166: I will discuss The Treasure Island Grocery Stores in Chicago and The Land of Ziggy Zoggo, hosted by Nancy Berg.
Sep 27, 202227:32
Episode 165: WDAI-FM 94.7 Radio Station In Chicago, The 60th Anniversary Of The Jetsons, And Forgotten Soft Drinks In The 1970s.

Episode 165: WDAI-FM 94.7 Radio Station In Chicago, The 60th Anniversary Of The Jetsons, And Forgotten Soft Drinks In The 1970s.

Episode 165: I will discuss WDAI-FM 94.7 radio station in Chicago, The 60th Anniversary of The Jetsons, and forgotten soft drinks in the 1970s.
Sep 24, 202232:01
Episode 164: The Kodak Instamatic Camera, The 70th Anniversary Of The Adventures Of Superman, And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 164: The Kodak Instamatic Camera, The 70th Anniversary Of The Adventures Of Superman, And A Wrap-up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 164: I will discuss The Kodak Instamatic Camera, The 70th Anniversary of The Adventures of Superman, and a wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland. 
Sep 20, 202239:05
Episode 163: Korvettes Discount Stores In Chicago, Two TV Sitcoms From The 1970s That Celebrated Their 50th Anniversary, And Memories Of The First Car That I Owned.

Episode 163: Korvettes Discount Stores In Chicago, Two TV Sitcoms From The 1970s That Celebrated Their 50th Anniversary, And Memories Of The First Car That I Owned.

Episode 163: I will discuss Korvettes Discount Stores in Chicago, two TV sitcoms from the 1970s that celebrated their 50th anniversary, and memories of the first car that I owned.
Sep 17, 202231:09
Episode 162: The 60th Anniversary Of Family Classics on WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, Hosted By Frazier Thomas.

Episode 162: The 60th Anniversary Of Family Classics on WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, Hosted By Frazier Thomas.

Episode 162: I will discuss The 60th Anniversary of Family Classics on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago, hosted by Frazier Thomas.
Sep 12, 202241:51
Episode 161: Singer Jimmy Damon, The Wrap-Up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 161: Singer Jimmy Damon, The Wrap-Up Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 161: I will discuss Singer Jimmy Damon, the wrap-up of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and more! 
Sep 06, 202234:01
Episode 160: The Sony Walkman And Children's Bargain Town USA Toy Store in Chicago.

Episode 160: The Sony Walkman And Children's Bargain Town USA Toy Store in Chicago.

Episode 160: I will discuss The Sony Walkman And Children's Bargain Town USA Toy Store in Chicago.
Sep 04, 202227:60
Episode 159: Community Discount Stores And Chicago Newspaper Columnist Irv Kupcinet.

Episode 159: Community Discount Stores And Chicago Newspaper Columnist Irv Kupcinet.

Episode 159: I will discuss Community Discount Stores and Chicago newspaper columnist Irv Kupcinet. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Aug 28, 202231:09
Episode 158: AMC Cars Of The 1970s And My Memories Of Ford City East Theater In Chicago.

Episode 158: AMC Cars Of The 1970s And My Memories Of Ford City East Theater In Chicago.

Episode 158: I will discuss AMC Cars of The 1970s and my memories of Ford City East Theater in Chicago.
Aug 20, 202228:42
Episode 157: My Memories Of Vintage Metal Lunch Boxes The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 157: My Memories Of Vintage Metal Lunch Boxes The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 157: I will discuss my memories of Vintage Metal Lunch Boxes, the wrap-up of last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and more!
Aug 16, 202232:01
Episode 156: Clara Peller From Wendy's Hamburger Commercials And Shoppers World Discount Stores In Chicago.

Episode 156: Clara Peller From Wendy's Hamburger Commercials And Shoppers World Discount Stores In Chicago.

Episode 156: I will discuss Clara Peller from Wendy's Hamburger commercials and Shoppers World Discount Stores in Chicago. 
Aug 14, 202226:19
Episode 155: My Memories Of Olivia Newton-John From Movies, Records, And Television.

Episode 155: My Memories Of Olivia Newton-John From Movies, Records, And Television.

Episode 155: I will discuss my memories of Olivia Newton-John from movies, records, and television. 
Aug 10, 202224:27
Episode 154: Rusty The Handyman From The Bozo Super Sunday Show, Memories Of School Supplies In The 1970s And More!

Episode 154: Rusty The Handyman From The Bozo Super Sunday Show, Memories Of School Supplies In The 1970s And More!

Episode 154: I will discuss Rusty The Handyman from The Bozo Super Sunday Show, memories of school supplies in the 1970s, and more!  
Aug 06, 202237:37
Episode 153: Burger Chef Restaurants And My Tributes To Actresses Nichelle Nichols And Pat Carroll.

Episode 153: Burger Chef Restaurants And My Tributes To Actresses Nichelle Nichols And Pat Carroll.

Episode 153: I will discuss Burger Chef Restaurants and my tributes to actresses Nichelle Nichols and Pat Carroll.
Aug 02, 202235:14
Episode 152: Yummy Brand From Jewel Food Stores In Chicago And A Tribute To Actor Tony Dow.

Episode 152: Yummy Brand From Jewel Food Stores In Chicago And A Tribute To Actor Tony Dow.

Episode 152: I will discuss Yummy Brand from Jewel Food Stores in Chicago and a tribute to actor Tony Dow.
Jul 30, 202226:51
Episode 151: Thrillerama On WNBQ (WMAQ)-TV Channel 5 In The 1960s. My Memories Of CB Radios In The 1970s And Actor Paul Sorvino.

Episode 151: Thrillerama On WNBQ (WMAQ)-TV Channel 5 In The 1960s. My Memories Of CB Radios In The 1970s And Actor Paul Sorvino.

Episode 151: I will discuss Thrillerama on WNBQ (WMAQ)-TV Channel 5 in the 1960s. My memories of CB Radios in the 1970s and actor Paul Sorvino. 
Jul 26, 202227:48
Episode 120: Mister Donut, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 120: Mister Donut, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 120: I will be talking about Mister Donut, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!
Jul 23, 202224:35
Episode 150: Mr. Steer Steak House Restaurant, My First Job. The Toy That Grew Up Film Series On WTTV Channel 11 In Chicago.

Episode 150: Mr. Steer Steak House Restaurant, My First Job. The Toy That Grew Up Film Series On WTTV Channel 11 In Chicago.

Episode 150: I will discuss my first job at Mr. Steer Steak House and The Toy That Grew Up Film Series on WTTV Channel 11 in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jul 23, 202228:52
Episode 149: Animal Kingdom Pet Store in Chicago, Cliff Johnson Of Off Broadway And Last Week's Posts from Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 149: Animal Kingdom Pet Store in Chicago, Cliff Johnson Of Off Broadway And Last Week's Posts from Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 149: I will discuss Animal Kingdom Pet Store in Chicago, Cliff Johnson of Off Broadway, And Last Week's Posts from Vanished Chicagoland.
Jul 19, 202231:41
Episode 148: Bob Collins on WGN Radio and The Steinberg-Baum Discount Stores.

Episode 148: Bob Collins on WGN Radio and The Steinberg-Baum Discount Stores.

Episode 148: I will discuss my memories of Bob Collins on WGN Radio and the Steinberg-Baum Discount Stores. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jul 16, 202224:36
Episode 147: The 1st National Bank Of Chicago And Past Posts From Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 147: The 1st National Bank Of Chicago And Past Posts From Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.

Episode 147: I will discuss The 1st National Bank of Chicago and past posts from Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page.
Jul 12, 202233:02
Episode 146: McDade & Company's The Catalog House And My Memories of Actors James Caan and Larry Storch In Movies And Television.

Episode 146: McDade & Company's The Catalog House And My Memories of Actors James Caan and Larry Storch In Movies And Television.

Episode 146: I will discuss McDade & Company's The Catalog House and my memories of actors James Caan and Larry Storch in movies and television. 
Jul 09, 202227:40
Episode 145: The Diver Dan TV Show And The 41 Elston-Clybourn CTA Bus Route In Chicago.

Episode 145: The Diver Dan TV Show And The 41 Elston-Clybourn CTA Bus Route In Chicago.

Episode 145: I will discuss The Diver Dan TV Show and the 41 Elston-Clybourn CTA Bus Route in Chicago.
Jul 05, 202227:59
Episode 144: Defunct Rides From Marriott's/Six Flags Great America In Gurnee, IL And The Colony Theater In Chicago.

Episode 144: Defunct Rides From Marriott's/Six Flags Great America In Gurnee, IL And The Colony Theater In Chicago.

Episode 144: I will discuss the defunct rides from Marriott's/Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, IL, and The Colony Theater in Chicago.
Jul 02, 202246:23
Episode 143: The 35th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Wieboldt's Department Store, Vintage Cigarette Vending Machines, And R.I.P. Apple iPod.

Episode 143: The 35th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Wieboldt's Department Store, Vintage Cigarette Vending Machines, And R.I.P. Apple iPod.

Episode 143: The 35th Anniversary of The Closing Of Wieboldt's Department Store, Vintage Cigarette Vending Machines, and R.I.P. Apple iPod.
Jun 25, 202234:49
Episode 142: My Memories of View-Master TV Shows Of The 1970s And A Recap Of Last Week's Posts on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 142: My Memories of View-Master TV Shows Of The 1970s And A Recap Of Last Week's Posts on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 142: I will discuss my memories of View-Master TV Shows of The 1970s and a recap of last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
Jun 21, 202235:13
Episode 141: Brian Piccolo Of Chicago Bears And The Huge Automobiles Of The 1970s. They Are Also Known As Land Yachts.

Episode 141: Brian Piccolo Of Chicago Bears And The Huge Automobiles Of The 1970s. They Are Also Known As Land Yachts.

Episode 141: I will be discussing Brian Piccolo of Chicago Bears and the huge automobiles of the 1970s. They are also known as Land Yachts.
Jun 19, 202230:43
Episode 140: Memories Of The Ford City Shopping Center Shuttle Bus In Chicago And Actress Carmelita Pope.

Episode 140: Memories Of The Ford City Shopping Center Shuttle Bus In Chicago And Actress Carmelita Pope.

Episode 140: I will discuss my memories of The Ford City Shopping Center Shuttle Bus in Chicago and Actress Carmelita Pope. 
Jun 14, 202223:23
Episode 139: Wanzer Dairy In Chicago And A Recap Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 139: Wanzer Dairy In Chicago And A Recap Of Past Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 139: I will discuss Wanzer Dairy in Chicago and a recap of past posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
Jun 12, 202219:01
Episode 138: The Avalon Theater In Chicago And Vintage Schaper Toys.

Episode 138: The Avalon Theater In Chicago And Vintage Schaper Toys.

Episode 138: I will discuss The Avalon Theater in Chicago and Vintage Schaper Toys.
Jun 11, 202226:32
Episode 137: The 60th Anniversary Of Spider-Man And Radio Disc Jockey Larry Lujack.

Episode 137: The 60th Anniversary Of Spider-Man And Radio Disc Jockey Larry Lujack.

Episode 137: I will discuss The 60th Anniversary of Spider-Man and Radio Disc Jockey Larry Lujack.
Jun 07, 202226:47
Episode 136: Mark Grace of The Chicago Cubs and Forgotten Brands of Clock Radios in Chicago.

Episode 136: Mark Grace of The Chicago Cubs and Forgotten Brands of Clock Radios in Chicago.

Episode 136: I will be discussing Mark Grace of The Chicago Cubs and Forgotten Brands of Clock Radios in Chicago.
Jun 04, 202227:14
Episode 135: The Sabre Room In Hickory Hills, IL And Vintage Kenmore Appliances From Sears Department Stores.

Episode 135: The Sabre Room In Hickory Hills, IL And Vintage Kenmore Appliances From Sears Department Stores.

Episode 135: I will be discussing The Sabre Room in Hickory Hills, IL, and Vintage Kenmore Appliances from Sears Department Stores.
Jun 02, 202224:34
Episode 134: Highland Superstores And Fretter Electronics Stores. Recap Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 134: Highland Superstores And Fretter Electronics Stores. Recap Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 134: I will be discussing Highland Superstores and Fretter Electronics Stores. Recap of Last Week's Posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
May 31, 202223:01
Episode 133: My Memories Of Kathy McFarland From WFLD-TV Channel 32 In Chicago And Fayva Shoes.

Episode 133: My Memories Of Kathy McFarland From WFLD-TV Channel 32 In Chicago And Fayva Shoes.

Episode 133: I will be discussing my memories of Kathy McFarland from WFLD-TV Channel 32 and Fayva Shoes. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 29, 202222:52
Episode 132: My Memories Of Watching Charlie Chan Movies On WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago and Sinclair Gas Stations.

Episode 132: My Memories Of Watching Charlie Chan Movies On WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago and Sinclair Gas Stations.

Episode 132: I will discuss my memories of watching Charlie Chan Movies on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago and Sinclair Gas Stations.
May 28, 202227:40
Episode 131: Dixie Square Mall In Harvey, IL. Recap Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 131: Dixie Square Mall In Harvey, IL. Recap Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 131: I will be talking about Dixie Square Mall in Harvey, IL. Recap of last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland.
May 24, 202226:51
Episode 130: The 10th Anniversary of Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page, My New Video, And More!

Episode 130: The 10th Anniversary of Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page, My New Video, And More!

Episode 130: I will be talking about The 10th Anniversary of Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page, my new video, and more! 
May 22, 202218:47
Episode 129: My Memories of CTA Paper Transfers And Monthly Passes. Also, My Last Week's Posts on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 129: My Memories of CTA Paper Transfers And Monthly Passes. Also, My Last Week's Posts on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 129: I will be talking about my memories of CTA Paper Transfers and Monthly Passes. Also, last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland. 
May 17, 202227:45
Episode 128: The Red Barn Restaurants And My Memories Of The Retired Crayola Color Crayons.

Episode 128: The Red Barn Restaurants And My Memories Of The Retired Crayola Color Crayons.

Episode 128: I will be talking about The Red Barn Restaurants and my memories of The Retired Crayola Color Crayons. 
May 15, 202225:36
Episode 127: Soft Drink Mixes From The 1970s And A Tribute To Two Comic Book Artists That Have Passed Away. Neal Adams And George Perez.

Episode 127: Soft Drink Mixes From The 1970s And A Tribute To Two Comic Book Artists That Have Passed Away. Neal Adams And George Perez.

Episode 127: I will be talking about Soft Drink Mixes from the 1970s and a tribute to two comic book artists who recently passed away. Neal Adams and George Perez.
May 10, 202223:48
Episode 126: The Golden Ox Restaurant And Susan Heinkel, Hostess Of Susan's Show In Chicago.

Episode 126: The Golden Ox Restaurant And Susan Heinkel, Hostess Of Susan's Show In Chicago.

Episode 126: I will be talking about The Golden Ox Restaurant and Susan Heinkel, Hostess of Susan's Show in Chicago. A children's television show that aired in the late 1950s.
May 07, 202221:55
Episode 125: My Latest Journey In The Hospital And What's Next? Plus A Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 125: My Latest Journey In The Hospital And What's Next? Plus A Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 125: My latest journey in the hospital and what's next? Plus a wrap-up of last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland. 
May 03, 202217:20
Episode 124: 1970s Non-Sports Trading Cards, The Wrap-Up of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland And More!

Episode 124: 1970s Non-Sports Trading Cards, The Wrap-Up of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland And More!

Episode 124: I will be talking about 1970s Non-Sports Trading Cards, The Wrap-Up of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!
Apr 26, 202225:13
Episode 123: The 55th-Anniversary Of The 1967 Oak Lawn Tornado, Crown Books, And Actor Robert Morse.

Episode 123: The 55th-Anniversary Of The 1967 Oak Lawn Tornado, Crown Books, And Actor Robert Morse.

Episode 123: The 55th-anniversary of The 1967 Oak Lawn Tornado, Crown Books, and actor Robert Morse. 
Apr 24, 202224:33
Episode 122: Forgotten Coffee Brands, The Treasury Discount Store, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 122: Forgotten Coffee Brands, The Treasury Discount Store, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 122: I will be talking about forgotten coffee brands, The Treasury Discount Store, the wrap-up of last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and more! 
Apr 19, 202225:50
Episode 121: John Conrad, Host of The Elmer The Elephant Show, And My Memories Of Using Typewriters.

Episode 121: John Conrad, Host of The Elmer The Elephant Show, And My Memories Of Using Typewriters.

Episode 121: I will talk about John Conrad, host of The Elmer The Elephant Show, and my memories of using typewriters. 
Apr 16, 202225:33
Episode 119: The Ask Ann Landers Advice Column From The Chicago Sun-Times. Plus, My Tribute To Jim Ramsey, The Meteorologist From WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, And More.

Episode 119: The Ask Ann Landers Advice Column From The Chicago Sun-Times. Plus, My Tribute To Jim Ramsey, The Meteorologist From WGN-TV Channel 9 In Chicago, And More.

Episode 119: The Ask Ann Landers advice column from The Chicago Sun-Times. Plus, my tribute to Jim Ramsey, the meteorologist from WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago, and more. 
Apr 10, 202224:32
Episode 118: Woolco Discount Stores, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 118: Woolco Discount Stores, The Wrap-Up Of Last Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland, And More!

Episode 118: I will be talking about Woolco Discount Stores, the wrap-up of this last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and more! Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Apr 05, 202222:44
Episode 117: The 30th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Polk Brothers Appliance Stores In Chicago And More!

Episode 117: The 30th Anniversary Of The Closing Of Polk Brothers Appliance Stores In Chicago And More!

Episode 117: I will be talking about The 30th Anniversary of the closing of Polk Brothers Appliance Stores in Chicago and more! 
Apr 03, 202223:37
Episode 116: White Hen Pantry And Fotomat Stores.

Episode 116: White Hen Pantry And Fotomat Stores.

Episode 116: I will be talking about White Hen Pantry and Fotomat Stores.
Mar 29, 202225:43
Episode 115: The 40th Anniversary of A&P Supermarkets That Closed And Left The Chicagoland Area And The Wrap-Up Of This Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 115: The 40th Anniversary of A&P Supermarkets That Closed And Left The Chicagoland Area And The Wrap-Up Of This Week's Posts On Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 115: I will be talking about The 40th anniversary of A&P Supermarkets that closed and left the Chicagoland area and the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland. 
Mar 27, 202222:55
Episode 114: Celebrating The First-Anniversary Show Of My Podcast Debut and Cuddly Dudley!

Episode 114: Celebrating The First-Anniversary Show Of My Podcast Debut and Cuddly Dudley!

Episode 114: Celebrating the first-anniversary show of my podcast debut and Cuddly Dudley! 
Mar 22, 202223:53
Episode 113: My Tribute to Merri Dee from WGN-TV Channel 9 and The Bakery Restaurant in Chicago.

Episode 113: My Tribute to Merri Dee from WGN-TV Channel 9 and The Bakery Restaurant in Chicago.

Episode 113: I will be talking about my tribute to Merri Dee from WGN-TV Channel 9 and, The Bakery Restaurant in Chicago. 
Mar 20, 202224:16
Episode 112: The Cisco Kid and the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and, more!

Episode 112: The Cisco Kid and the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and, more!

Episode 112: I will be talking about The Cisco Kid, the wrap-up of this last week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and more!
Mar 15, 202225:28
Episode 111: John M Smyth Furniture Company in Chicago, Luis from Sesame Street, and more!

Episode 111: John M Smyth Furniture Company in Chicago, Luis from Sesame Street, and more!

Episode 111: I will be talking about John M Smyth Furniture Company in Chicago, Luis from Sesame Street, and more!
Mar 12, 202223:29
Episode 110: Adventureland Amusement Park in Addison, IL.

Episode 110: Adventureland Amusement Park in Addison, IL.

Episode 110: I will be talking about Adventureland Park In Addison, IL. The history, rides, and the video that I recently created.
Mar 08, 202225:18
Episode 109: Ron Santo of the Chicago Cubs, the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and, more!

Episode 109: Ron Santo of the Chicago Cubs, the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and, more!

Episode 109: I will be talking about Ron Santo of the Chicago Cubs, the wrap-up of this week's posts on Vanished Chicagoland, and, more!
Mar 06, 202226:08
Episode 108: My memories of watching Ron Hunter on NewsCenter 5 in the 1970s. Plus, the wrap-up of this week's post on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 108: My memories of watching Ron Hunter on NewsCenter 5 in the 1970s. Plus, the wrap-up of this week's post on Vanished Chicagoland.

Episode 108: My Memories of watching Ron Hunter on NewsCenter 5 in the 1970s. Plus, the wrap-up of this week's post on Vanished Chicagoland. 
Feb 27, 202225:46
Episode 107: Wally Phillips of WGN Radio and Pegasus Greek Restaurant And, More!

Episode 107: Wally Phillips of WGN Radio and Pegasus Greek Restaurant And, More!

Episode 107: I will be talking about Wally Phillips of WGN Radio, Pegasus Greek Restaurant, and more! 
Feb 20, 202226:01
Episode 106: Memories of Ivan Reitman Of His Movies And More!

Episode 106: Memories of Ivan Reitman Of His Movies And More!

Episode 106: I will be talking about my memories of Ivan Reitman of his movies and more! 
Feb 15, 202225:35
Episode 105: The Morrison Hotel and The TV Show Here's Geraldine in Chicago.

Episode 105: The Morrison Hotel and The TV Show Here's Geraldine in Chicago.

Episode 105: I will be talking about The Morrison Hotel and The TV Show Here's Geraldine in Chicago.
Feb 12, 202224:04
Episode 104: Burny Brothers Bakeries Vs. Dressel's Bakeries, The Debate. Which One Was The Best In Chicago? And More!

Episode 104: Burny Brothers Bakeries Vs. Dressel's Bakeries, The Debate. Which One Was The Best In Chicago? And More!

Episode 104: I will be talking about Burny Brothers Bakeries Vs. Dressel's Bakeries, the debate. Which one was the best in Chicago? And more!
Feb 08, 202226:46
Episode 103: The Branding Iron Restaurant in Oak Lawn, IL and, memories of watching Chicago TV Weather Forecasters in the past on television.

Episode 103: The Branding Iron Restaurant in Oak Lawn, IL and, memories of watching Chicago TV Weather Forecasters in the past on television.

Episode 103: I will be talking about The Branding Iron Restaurant in Oak Lawn, IL and, memories of watching Chicago TV Weather Forecasters in the past on television.
Feb 06, 202225:50
Episode 102: My Memories Of Playing Atari Arcade Video Games In The 1980s In Chicago.

Episode 102: My Memories Of Playing Atari Arcade Video Games In The 1980s In Chicago.

Episode 102: I will be talking about my memories of playing Atari arcade video games in the 1980s in Chicago at home and video arcade. Also, events that happened these past few days. 
Feb 01, 202225:51
Episode 101: Forgotten Brands of Sliced Bread in Chicago.

Episode 101: Forgotten Brands of Sliced Bread in Chicago.

Episode 101: I will be talking about forgotten brands of sliced bread in Chicago and, more.
Jan 30, 202223:53
Episode 100: The 55th Anniversary of The Chicago Blizzard of 1967 and, The 50th Anniversary of the TV Show New Zoo Revue.

Episode 100: The 55th Anniversary of The Chicago Blizzard of 1967 and, The 50th Anniversary of the TV Show New Zoo Revue.

Episode 100: I will be talking about The 55th Anniversary of The Chicago Blizzard of 1967 and, The 50th Anniversary of the TV Show New Zoo Revue.
Jan 27, 202225:57
Episode 99: A Tribute to Bill Jackson of Cartoon Town, B.J. and Dirty Dragon, and Gigglesnort Hotel in Chicago.

Episode 99: A Tribute to Bill Jackson of Cartoon Town, B.J. and Dirty Dragon, and Gigglesnort Hotel in Chicago.

Episode 99: I will be talking about my memories of Bill Jackson of Cartoon Town, B.J. and Dirty Dragon, and Gigglesnort Hotel of watching him on television in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jan 22, 202227:08
Episode 98: Bob Bell's 100th Birthday Celebration. He played Bozo, The Clown on Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. Also, Les Grobstein.

Episode 98: Bob Bell's 100th Birthday Celebration. He played Bozo, The Clown on Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. Also, Les Grobstein.

Episode 98: I will be talking about Bob Bell's 100th birthday celebration. He played Bozo, The Clown on Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. Also, Les Grobstein. 
Jan 18, 202227:43
Episode 97: The 50th Anniversary of The TV Series Zoom That Aired on WTTW-TV Channel 11 in Chicago. Plus Other Anniversaries.

Episode 97: The 50th Anniversary of The TV Series Zoom That Aired on WTTW-TV Channel 11 in Chicago. Plus Other Anniversaries.

Episode 97: I will be talking about The 50th anniversary of the TV Series Zoom that aired on WTTW-TV Channel 11 in Chicago. Plus other anniversaries. 
Jan 15, 202225:45
Episode 96: My memories of Sidney Poitier, Dwayne Hickman, Peter Bogdanovich, and Bob Saget of watching them on TV in Chicago.

Episode 96: My memories of Sidney Poitier, Dwayne Hickman, Peter Bogdanovich, and Bob Saget of watching them on TV in Chicago.

Episode 96: I will be talking about my memories of Sidney Poitier, Dwayne Hickman, Peter Bogdanovich, and Bob Saget of watching them on TV in Chicago. 
Jan 11, 202226:41
Episode 95: International Amphitheater, Father And Son Pizzeria, and The Flying Turns Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.

Episode 95: International Amphitheater, Father And Son Pizzeria, and The Flying Turns Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.

Episode 95: I will be talking about The International Amphitheater, Father and Son Pizzeria, and The Flying Turns Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.
Jan 07, 202227:18
Episode 94: A Tribute to Betty White and my memories of watching her on TV in Chicago.

Episode 94: A Tribute to Betty White and my memories of watching her on TV in Chicago.

Episode 94: I will be talking about Betty White and my memories of watching her on TV in Chicago.
Jan 04, 202226:12
Episode 93: My Top Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page Posts for 2021 and watching The Marx Brothers Movies on New Year's Eve.

Episode 93: My Top Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page Posts for 2021 and watching The Marx Brothers Movies on New Year's Eve.

Episode 93: I will be talking about my top Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page posts for 2021 and watching The Marx Brothers movies on New Year's Eve. 
Dec 31, 202126:25
Episode 92: My memories of Dr. Lester Fisher and celebrating Ned Locke's birthday on Christmas Day.

Episode 92: My memories of Dr. Lester Fisher and celebrating Ned Locke's birthday on Christmas Day.

Episode 92: I will be talking about my memories of Dr. Lester Fisher and celebrating Ned Locke's birthday on Christmas Day. 
Dec 26, 202123:47
Episode 91: Salerno Jingles Cookies, Eggnog from Vanished Chicagoland Businesses, and more Christmas Traditions.

Episode 91: Salerno Jingles Cookies, Eggnog from Vanished Chicagoland Businesses, and more Christmas Traditions.

Episode 91: I will be talking about Salerno Jingles Cookies, Eggnog from Vanished Chicagoland Businesses, and more Christmas Traditions.
Dec 23, 202125:42
Episode 90: The Cinnamon Bear Radio & TV Series, and Vintage Christmas Gift Box and Wrapping at Department Stores In Chicago.

Episode 90: The Cinnamon Bear Radio & TV Series, and Vintage Christmas Gift Box and Wrapping at Department Stores In Chicago.

Episode 90: I will be talking about The Cinnamon Bear Radio & TV Series, and Vintage Christmas Gift Box and Wrapping at Department Stores In Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Dec 21, 202125:17
Episode 89: Hardrock, Coco and Joe. Suzy Snowflake and Frosty The Snowman.

Episode 89: Hardrock, Coco and Joe. Suzy Snowflake and Frosty The Snowman.

Episode 89: I will talk about my memories and some trivia about Hardrock, Coco, and Joe. Plus, Suzy Snowflake and Frosty The Snowman. 
Dec 19, 202126:43
Episode 88: My Christmas Memories of Gately's People Store in Roseland And My Favorite Christmas Movie of All Time.

Episode 88: My Christmas Memories of Gately's People Store in Roseland And My Favorite Christmas Movie of All Time.

Episode 88: My Christmas memories of Gately's People Store in Roseland and my favorite Christmas movie of all time, Christmas in Connecticut. 
Dec 14, 202125:58
Episode 87: Memories of watching Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty The Snowman TV Specials in Chicago.

Episode 87: Memories of watching Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty The Snowman TV Specials in Chicago.

Episode 87: I will talk about Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer and Frosty The Snowman TV Specials when I was watching them on TV in Chicago. 
Dec 12, 202127:31
Episode 86: Christmas Window Displays at Department Stores in Chicago and remembering Mike Nesmith of The Monkees.

Episode 86: Christmas Window Displays at Department Stores in Chicago and remembering Mike Nesmith of The Monkees.

Episode 86: I will be talking about Christmas Windows Displays at Department Stores in Chicago and remembering Mike Nesmith of The Monkees.
Dec 11, 202127:26
Episode 85: Part 3 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and more.

Episode 85: Part 3 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and more.

Episode 85: Part 3 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021. Also in the program, The 55th anniversary of How The Grinch Stole Christmas, and The 75th Anniversary of the 1946 movie It's A Wonderful Movie. 
Dec 07, 202127:14
Episode 84: Part 2 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and more.

Episode 84: Part 2 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and more.

Episode 84: Part 2 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and more. 
Dec 04, 202126:10
Episode 83: Part 1 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and Christmas Ornaments.

Episode 83: Part 1 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and Christmas Ornaments.

Episode 83: I will discuss Part 1 of the most popular posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page in 2021 and Christmas Ornaments.
Nov 30, 202121:33
Episode 82: My Memories Of Watching Classic Christmas TV Episodes in the 1970s in Chicago.

Episode 82: My Memories Of Watching Classic Christmas TV Episodes in the 1970s in Chicago.

Episode 82: I will be discussing my memories of watching classic Christmas TV episodes in the 1970s in Chicago.
Nov 28, 202126:58
Episode 81: My Memories Of Watching Classic And Forgotten Christmas TV Specials in the 1970s in Chicago.

Episode 81: My Memories Of Watching Classic And Forgotten Christmas TV Specials in the 1970s in Chicago.

Episode 81: I will be talking about my memories of watching classic and forgotten Christmas TV specials in the 1970s in Chicago.
Nov 27, 202127:00
Episode 80: My Thanksgiving memories in Chicago in the 1970s and 1980s.

Episode 80: My Thanksgiving memories in Chicago in the 1970s and 1980s.

Episode 80: I will be talking about my Thanksgiving memories in Chicago in the 1970s and 1980s. 
Nov 23, 202122:55
Episode 79: Chicago's Defunct Steakhouse Restaurants.

Episode 79: Chicago's Defunct Steakhouse Restaurants.

Episode 79: I will be discussing Chicago's Defunct Steakhouse Restaurants. Bonanza, Ponderosa, Rustler, Eli's and more. 
Nov 21, 202125:58
Episode 78: The history and my memories of Cigarette Advertising in Chicago.

Episode 78: The history and my memories of Cigarette Advertising in Chicago.

Episode 78: I will be discussing the history and my memories of Cigarette Advertising in Chicago. Radio, Television, Magazines, and Billboards will be featured. This episode does not endorse smoking of any kind because it is dangerous to your health. Thank you. 
Nov 20, 202123:57
Episode 77: Bert Weinman Ford Dealership in Chicago and TV Spokesman Linn Burton.

Episode 77: Bert Weinman Ford Dealership in Chicago and TV Spokesman Linn Burton.

Episode 77: I will be talking about Bert Weinman Ford Dealership in Chicago and TV Spokesman Linn Burton. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Nov 16, 202124:57
Episode 76: Defunct Italians Restaurants in Chicago.

Episode 76: Defunct Italians Restaurants in Chicago.

Episode 76: I will be talking about defunct Italians Restaurants in Chicago. 
Nov 13, 202126:13
Episode 75: Forgotten & Defunct Chicago Professional Sports Teams.

Episode 75: Forgotten & Defunct Chicago Professional Sports Teams.

Episode 75: I will be talking about Forgotten & Defunct Chicago Professional Sports Teams.
Nov 09, 202126:43
Episode 74: Vinyl Record, 8-Track Tape, Tape Cassette or Compact Disc? Which audio format did you like?

Episode 74: Vinyl Record, 8-Track Tape, Tape Cassette or Compact Disc? Which audio format did you like?

Episode 74: Vinyl Record, 8-Track Tape, Tape Cassette, or Compact Disc? Which audio format did you like? I will discuss my memories of all of them. A couple of corrections: I mentioned the book store Barnes & Roble, which is called Barnes & Noble. Also, the next episode will be 75, not 74. I apologize for the errors. There may be a few more. 
Nov 07, 202125:30
Episode 73: The 50th Anniversary of the TV series, The Electric Company.

Episode 73: The 50th Anniversary of the TV series, The Electric Company.

Episode 73: I will be talking about my memories of watching the TV series, The Electric Company in Chicago.
Nov 02, 202124:36
Episode 72: My Halloween memories growing up in Chicago. Good and bad. Well, mostly bad.

Episode 72: My Halloween memories growing up in Chicago. Good and bad. Well, mostly bad.

Episode 72: I will be talking about my Halloween memories growing up in Chicago. Good and bad. Well, mostly bad. 
Oct 30, 202126:23
Episode 71: My memories of the toys from The Ideal Toy Company when I was a child in Chicago.

Episode 71: My memories of the toys from The Ideal Toy Company when I was a child in Chicago.

Episode 71: I will be talking about my memories of the toys from The Ideal Toy Company when I was a child in Chicago.
Oct 24, 202124:17
Episode 70: Altman Camera Company, Connie Szerszen of WSDM-FM 98, and Evans Furrier Store in Chicago.

Episode 70: Altman Camera Company, Connie Szerszen of WSDM-FM 98, and Evans Furrier Store in Chicago.

Episode 70: I will be talking about Altman Camera Company, Connie Szerszen of WSDM-FM 98, and Evans Furrier Store in Chicago.
Oct 23, 202125:52
Episode 69: Drewrys Beer, Forgotten Hostess Snack Cakes, and McLaughlin's Manor House Coffee.

Episode 69: Drewrys Beer, Forgotten Hostess Snack Cakes, and McLaughlin's Manor House Coffee.

Episode 69: I will be talking about Drewrys Beer, Forgotten Hostess Snack Cakes, and McLaughlin's Manor House Coffee. 
Oct 19, 202126:53
Episode 68: Jewel Grand Bazaar, John T. Shayne Clothing Store, Kiddytown Amusement Park, and Chicago Police Officer Leonard Baldy.

Episode 68: Jewel Grand Bazaar, John T. Shayne Clothing Store, Kiddytown Amusement Park, and Chicago Police Officer Leonard Baldy.

Episode 68: I will be talking about Jewel Grand Bazaar, John T. Shayne Clothing Store, Kiddytown Amusement Park, and Chicago Police Officer Leonard Baldy.
Oct 17, 202126:33
Episode 67: Celebrating The 70th Anniversary of I Love Lucy. My Chicago memories of watching the show.

Episode 67: Celebrating The 70th Anniversary of I Love Lucy. My Chicago memories of watching the show.

Episode 67: I will talk about celebrating The 70th Anniversary of I Love Lucy. My Chicago memories of watching the show. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Oct 12, 202125:25
Episode 66: The Zenith Display Salon Store, The Blue Fairy, and my favorite Salerno Cookie when I was a kid.

Episode 66: The Zenith Display Salon Store, The Blue Fairy, and my favorite Salerno Cookie when I was a kid.

Episode 66: I will be talking about The Zenith Display Salon Store The Blue Fairy, and my favorite Salerno Cookie when I was a kid. 
Oct 10, 202126:51
Episode 65: Screaming Yellow Theater, 1800 N Clybourn Ave Shopping Mall, and the closing of Riverview Park.

Episode 65: Screaming Yellow Theater, 1800 N Clybourn Ave Shopping Mall, and the closing of Riverview Park.

Episode 65: I will be talking about Screaming Yellow Theater, 1800 N Clybourn Ave Shopping Mall, and the closing of Riverview Park. 
Oct 05, 202126:30
Episode 64: The 60th Anniversary of The Dick Van Dyke Show & Schulien's Restaurant in Chicago.

Episode 64: The 60th Anniversary of The Dick Van Dyke Show & Schulien's Restaurant in Chicago.

Episode 64: I will be talking about The 60th Anniversary of The Dick Van Dyke Show & Schulien's Restaurant in Chicago. I started watching The Dick Van Dyke Show in reruns on WGN-TV Channel 9 when I was a child.
Oct 02, 202127:12
Episode 63: The 60th Anniversary of the TV series Hazel. Reruns aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 & WSNS-TV Channel 44.

Episode 63: The 60th Anniversary of the TV series Hazel. Reruns aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 & WSNS-TV Channel 44.

I will be talking about The 60th Anniversary of the TV series Hazel. Reruns aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 & WSNS-TV Channel 44.
Sep 28, 202126:17
Episode 1: Introduction to my first podcast Vanished Chicagoland Stories. The rough draft.

Episode 1: Introduction to my first podcast Vanished Chicagoland Stories. The rough draft.

The first episode of my new podcast. It is called Vanished Chicagoland Stories. This is just a test. We will see how it will progress.
Sep 27, 202106:16
Episode 62: Bramson Women's Clothing Store, Aylward's Round-Up Restaurant, and Stuart Brent Bookstore in Chicago.

Episode 62: Bramson Women's Clothing Store, Aylward's Round-Up Restaurant, and Stuart Brent Bookstore in Chicago.

Episode 62: I will be talking about Bramson Women's Clothing Store, Aylward's Round-Up Restaurant, and Stuart Brent Bookstore in Chicago.
Sep 25, 202125:13
Episode 61: Vintage Wacky Packages, Sandy The Clown from Bozo's Circus, and The Chicago American Newspaper.

Episode 61: Vintage Wacky Packages, Sandy The Clown from Bozo's Circus, and The Chicago American Newspaper.

Episode 61: I will be talking about Vintage Wacky Packages, Sandy The Clown from Bozo's Circus, and The Chicago American Newspaper.
Sep 21, 202126:26
Episode 60: The Closing Sears Stores in Chicago and attending my Bogan High School 40th Reunion Party.

Episode 60: The Closing Sears Stores in Chicago and attending my Bogan High School 40th Reunion Party.

Episode 60: I will be talking about The Closing Sears Stores in Chicago and attending my Bogan High School 40th Reunion Party. 
Sep 19, 202126:46
Episode 59: Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown Cartoon Show, Toot-A-Loop Radio, Allison Payne from WGN-TV Channel 9, and more.

Episode 59: Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown Cartoon Show, Toot-A-Loop Radio, Allison Payne from WGN-TV Channel 9, and more.

Episode 59: I will be talking about Bozo: The World's Most Famous Clown Cartoon Show, Toot-A-Loop Radio, Allison Payne from WGN-TV Channel 9, and more.
Sep 14, 202121:46
Episode 58: Concluding The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus, and The 60th Anniversary of The Dick Tracy Show on WGN-TV Channel 9. Also on the program, my memories of 9/11.

Episode 58: Concluding The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus, and The 60th Anniversary of The Dick Tracy Show on WGN-TV Channel 9. Also on the program, my memories of 9/11.

Episode 58: I will be talking about Part 4 of Vanished Chicagoland, celebrating Bozo's Circus Month, the 60th Anniversary of The Dick Tracy Show, hosted by Ray Rayner. It too debuted on September 11, 1961. Also on the program, my memories of 9/11. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of  Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Sep 11, 202126:57
Episode 57: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 3.

Episode 57: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 3.

Episode 57: Part 3 of Vanished Chicagoland celebrating Bozo's Circus  Month. Debuted on September 11, 1961. I will discuss the history of Bozo's Circus. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Sep 07, 202124:55
Episode 56: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 2.

Episode 56: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 2.

Episode 56: Part 2 of Vanished Chicagoland celebrating Bozo's Circus Month. Debuted on September 11, 1961. I will discuss the history of Bozo's Circus. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein. 
Sep 05, 202126:57
Episode 55: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 1.

Episode 55: The 60th Anniversary of Bozo's Circus on WGN-TV Channel 9. Part 1.

Episode 55: Part 1 of Vanished Chicagoland celebrating Bozo's Circus Month. Debuted on September 11, 1961. I will discuss the history of Bozo's Circus. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein. If the audio is low, please turn up the volume. I'm having issues with my microphone.
Sep 04, 202123:29
Episode 54: The Avon Theater in Chicago, Space Angel and, Ernie Banks.

Episode 54: The Avon Theater in Chicago, Space Angel and, Ernie Banks.

Episode 54: I will be talking about The Avon Theater in Chicago, Space Angel and, Ernie Banks. Note: Part 3 of this episode has been re-recorded. 
Aug 29, 202124:30
Episode 53: The Fair Department Store, Kiddie A-Go-Go and, John's Garage Restaurant.

Episode 53: The Fair Department Store, Kiddie A-Go-Go and, John's Garage Restaurant.

Episode 53: I will be talking about The Fair Department Store, Kiddie A-Go-Go and, John's Garage Restaurant.
Aug 28, 202127:16
Episode 52: Dominick's Finer Foods, The Everly Brothers and, Ford City Bowling Center in Chicago.

Episode 52: Dominick's Finer Foods, The Everly Brothers and, Ford City Bowling Center in Chicago.

Episode 52: I will be talking about Dominick's Finer Foods, The Everly Brothers and, Ford City Bowling Center in Chicago.
Aug 24, 202128:21
Episode 51: My fond memories of having a rotary dial telephone at my house in Chicago and, John's Frozen Pizza.

Episode 51: My fond memories of having a rotary dial telephone at my house in Chicago and, John's Frozen Pizza.

Episode 51: I will be talking about my fond memories of having a rotary dial telephone at my house in Chicago and, John's Frozen Pizza.
Aug 22, 202120:53
Episode 50: Creature Features on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago.

Episode 50: Creature Features on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago.

Episode 50: I will talk about my memories of watching Creature Features on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Aug 21, 202126:52
Episode 49: My fondest memories of forgotten breakfast cereals in the 70's and 80s as a child in Chicago.

Episode 49: My fondest memories of forgotten breakfast cereals in the 70's and 80s as a child in Chicago.

Episode 49: I will be talking about my fondest memories of forgotten breakfast cereals in the 70s & 80s as a child in Chicago.
Aug 17, 202126:09
Episode 48: The Black Orchid Nightclub & Restaurant, Tony Epsosito and defunct Greek Restaurants on the South Side of Chicago.

Episode 48: The Black Orchid Nightclub & Restaurant, Tony Epsosito and defunct Greek Restaurants on the South Side of Chicago.

Episode 48: I will be talking about The Black Orchid Nightclub & Restaurant, Tony Esposito, and defunct Greek Restaurants on the South Side of Chicago.
Aug 14, 202126:41
Episode 47: Memories of my favorite candies from the 70s that are discontinued and are still around.

Episode 47: Memories of my favorite candies from the 70s that are discontinued and are still around.

Episode 47: I will be talking about my favorite candies from the 70s that are discontinued and are still around.
Aug 10, 202126:15
Episode 46: The Heather House Restaurant at Carson Pirie & Scott Dept. Store & The 55th Anniversary of Batman. The TV Show & Movie.

Episode 46: The Heather House Restaurant at Carson Pirie & Scott Dept. Store & The 55th Anniversary of Batman. The TV Show & Movie.

Episode 46: I will be talking about The Heather House Restaurant at Carson Pirie & Scott Dept. Store & The 55th Anniversary of Batman. The TV Show & Movie.
Aug 08, 202125:34
Episode 45: Diana's Greek Restaurant in Greektown, Old Barn Restaraunt in Burbank, IL, and Lucille Ball's 110th Birthday.

Episode 45: Diana's Greek Restaurant in Greektown, Old Barn Restaraunt in Burbank, IL, and Lucille Ball's 110th Birthday.

Episode 45: I will be talking about Diana's Greek Restaurant in Greektown, Old Barn Restaurant in Burbank, IL, and Lucille Ball's 110th Birthday. 
Aug 06, 202122:39
Episode 44: The 40th Anniversary of MTV, Evergreen Theater in Evergreen Park, IL, and Vintage Sara Lee Cakes.

Episode 44: The 40th Anniversary of MTV, Evergreen Theater in Evergreen Park, IL, and Vintage Sara Lee Cakes.

Episode 44: I will be talking about the 40th Anniversary of MTV, Evergreen Theater in Evergreen Park, IL, and Vintage Sara Lee Cakes.
Aug 03, 202126:51
Episode 43: A tribute to the late Ron Popeil and his classic gadgets that were shown on television during the 1970s and 1980s.

Episode 43: A tribute to the late Ron Popeil and his classic gadgets that were shown on television during the 1970s and 1980s.

Episode 43: I will be talking about the late Ron Popeil and his classic gadgets that were shown on television during the 1970s and 1980s.
Jul 31, 202129:01
Episode 42: Morris B. Sachs, Girl Talk hosted by Virginia Graham, and Atari Video Games from the 1980s.

Episode 42: Morris B. Sachs, Girl Talk hosted by Virginia Graham, and Atari Video Games from the 1980s.

Episode 42: I will be talking about Morris B. Sachs, Girl Talk hosted by Virginia Graham, and Atari Video Games from the 1980s.
Jul 27, 202127:05
Episode 41: Singer and Violinist Robbie Steinhardt of Kansas, Swift's Premium Franks. and Bob Trendler (Mr. Bob) from Bozo's Circus.

Episode 41: Singer and Violinist Robbie Steinhardt of Kansas, Swift's Premium Franks. and Bob Trendler (Mr. Bob) from Bozo's Circus.

Episode 41: I will be talking about Singer and Violinist Robbie Steinhardt of Kansas, Swift's Premium Franks, and Bob Trendler (Mr. Bob) from Bozo's Circus.
Jul 24, 202126:09
Episode 40: Shock Theater on WBKB-TV (WLS) Channel 7 in the late 1950s and Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour & Restaurant.

Episode 40: Shock Theater on WBKB-TV (WLS) Channel 7 in the late 1950s and Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour & Restaurant.

Episode 40: I will be talking about Shock Theater on WBKB-TV (WLS) Channel 7 in the late 1950s and Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour & Restaurant. The clip for Shock Theater is credited by Terry Tiz. 
Jul 20, 202128:02
Episode 39: Bell Phone Center Stores, Jack Benny, and The Magic Pan Creperie Restaurants.

Episode 39: Bell Phone Center Stores, Jack Benny, and The Magic Pan Creperie Restaurants.

Episode 39: I will be talking about Bell Phone Center Stores, Jack Benny, and The Magic Pan Creperie Restaurants.
Jul 17, 202127:12
Episode 38: Polk Brothers Appliance Stores, The Rotor Ride at Riverview Park, and Eight O'Clock Coffee from A&P.

Episode 38: Polk Brothers Appliance Stores, The Rotor Ride at Riverview Park, and Eight O'Clock Coffee from A&P.

Episode 38: I will be talking about Polk Brothers Appliance Stores, The Rotor Ride at Riverview Park, and Eight O'Clock Coffee from A&P. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jul 11, 202125:57
Episode 37: Schlitz Beer, and the career of director Richard Donner.

Episode 37: Schlitz Beer, and the career of director Richard Donner.

Episode 37: I will be talking about Schlitz Beer and the career of director Richard Donner.
Jul 06, 202124:04
Episode 36: Boston Sea Party, Karoll's Red Hanger Shops, and the history of WFBN/WGBO Channel 66.

Episode 36: Boston Sea Party, Karoll's Red Hanger Shops, and the history of WFBN/WGBO Channel 66.

Episode 36: I will be talking about Boston Sea Party, Karoll's Red Hanger Shops, and the history of WFBN/WGBO Channel 66. Clip of WFBN is from the Museum of Classic Chicago Television (FuzzyMemoriesTV).
Jul 03, 202125:25
Episode 35: I Am A Prostate Cancer Survivor, Nelson Brothers Furniture, Alex Dreier, Canfield's Ginger Ale, and Henry's Hamburgers.

Episode 35: I Am A Prostate Cancer Survivor, Nelson Brothers Furniture, Alex Dreier, Canfield's Ginger Ale, and Henry's Hamburgers.

Episode 35: I will be talking about my Prostate Cancer Survival, Nelson Brothers Furniture, Alex Dreier, Canfield's Ginger Ale, and Henry's Hamburgers.
Jul 01, 202123:57
Episode 34: S&H Green Stamps and the 70th anniversary of the television debut of Amos N' Andy. A historical look back at the radio and TV show.

Episode 34: S&H Green Stamps and the 70th anniversary of the television debut of Amos N' Andy. A historical look back at the radio and TV show.

Episode 34: S&H Green Stamps and, the 70th anniversary of the television debut of Amos N' Andy. A historical look back at the radio and TV show.
Jun 27, 202125:49
Episode 33: Store Directories from Marshall Field's and Wieboldt's Department Stores on State Street and, Mr. G's Steak House.

Episode 33: Store Directories from Marshall Field's and Wieboldt's Department Stores on State Street and, Mr. G's Steak House.

Episode 33: I will be talking about store directories from Marshall Field's and Wieboldt's Department Stores on State Street and, Mr. G's Steak House.
Jun 26, 202122:26
Episode 32: Child World Toy Store, Best of Groucho, Montgomery Ward, and Willowbrook Ballroom and Banquets.

Episode 32: Child World Toy Store, Best of Groucho, Montgomery Ward, and Willowbrook Ballroom and Banquets.

Episode 32: I will be talking about Child World Toy Store, Best of Groucho, Montgomery Ward, and Willowbrook Ballroom and Banquets.
Jun 22, 202127:12
Episode 31: Riverview Park's Roller Coasters and Two Ton Baker.

Episode 31: Riverview Park's Roller Coasters and Two Ton Baker.

Episode 31: I will be talking about Riverview Park's Roller Coasters and Two Ton Baker. 
Jun 20, 202124:49
Episode 30: Father's Day Episode. Zayre, Tim Weigel and the early days of Riverview Park.

Episode 30: Father's Day Episode. Zayre, Tim Weigel and the early days of Riverview Park.

Episode 30: I will be talking about Father's Day, Zayre, Tim Weigel and, the early days of Riverview Park in Chicago.
Jun 19, 202124:38
Episode 29: Family Classics With Frazier Thomas that aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago.

Episode 29: Family Classics With Frazier Thomas that aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago.

Episode 29: I will be talking about Family Classics With Frazier Thomas that aired on WGN-TV Channel 9 in Chicago. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein. 
Jun 15, 202126:26
Episode 28: Record Store Day. Chicago's Vanished Record Stores.

Episode 28: Record Store Day. Chicago's Vanished Record Stores.

Episode 28: Record Store Day. I will be talking about Chicago's Vanished Record Stores. Rose Records, The Flipside, Musicland, Kroozin' Music, and more. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jun 12, 202124:43
Episode 27: Ground Round Restaurants, Sneak Previews on WTTW-TV Channel 11, McDade & Company, and ON-TV Subscription Television.

Episode 27: Ground Round Restaurants, Sneak Previews on WTTW-TV Channel 11, McDade & Company, and ON-TV Subscription Television.

Episode 27: I will be talking about Ground Round Restaurants, Sneak Previews on WTTW-TV Channel 11, McDade & Company, and ON-TV Subscription Television. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jun 10, 202125:20
Episode 26: A special episode: 40 years ago today, I graduated from Bogan High School in Chicago.

Episode 26: A special episode: 40 years ago today, I graduated from Bogan High School in Chicago.

Episode 26: A special episode: 40 years ago today, I graduated from Bogan High School in Chicago on June 5, 1981. I will be talking about my memories of my high school years. Good and bad. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Jun 05, 202125:48
Episode 25: Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park, Gavin MacLeod, B.J. Thomas and, Arlene Golonka.

Episode 25: Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park, Gavin MacLeod, B.J. Thomas and, Arlene Golonka.

Episode 25: I will be talking about Old Chicago Indoor Amusement Park, Gavin MacLeod, B.J. Thomas and, Arlene Golonka. 
Jun 01, 202123:59
Episode 24: The Pickle Barrel Restaurant, Ford City Cinema, Mister Kelly's, and La Maisonette French Restaurant.

Episode 24: The Pickle Barrel Restaurant, Ford City Cinema, Mister Kelly's, and La Maisonette French Restaurant.

Episode 24: I will be talking about The Pickle Barrel Restaurant, Ford City Cinema, Mister Kelly's, and La Maisonette French Restaurant. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 29, 202127:27
Episode 23: Turn-Style Discount Stores, Agostino's Italian Restaurant, Lake Tower Motel, and P.J. Hoff.

Episode 23: Turn-Style Discount Stores, Agostino's Italian Restaurant, Lake Tower Motel, and P.J. Hoff.

Episode 23: I will be talking about Turn-Style Discount Stores, Agostino's Italian Restaurant, Lake Tower Motel, and P.J. Hoff.
May 25, 202123:22
Episode 22: Just Pants, Charles Grodin, The Hasty Tasty Restaurant, and The Magic Door.

Episode 22: Just Pants, Charles Grodin, The Hasty Tasty Restaurant, and The Magic Door.

I will be talking about Just Pants, Charles Grodin, The Hasty Tasty Restaurant, and The Magic Door. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 21, 202120:14
Episode 21: Colby's Furniture Stores, Buffalo Ice Cream Parlor, Garofalo's Supermarkets and, Multiplication Rock on ABC-TV.

Episode 21: Colby's Furniture Stores, Buffalo Ice Cream Parlor, Garofalo's Supermarkets and, Multiplication Rock on ABC-TV.

Episode 21: I will be talking about Colby's Furniture Stores, Buffalo Ice Cream Parlor, Garofalo's Supermarkets and, Multiplication Rock on ABC-TV. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 18, 202123:32
Episode 20 : Bob Koester of Jazz Record Mart, Lytton's, Dick Kay, and High-Low Foods.

Episode 20 : Bob Koester of Jazz Record Mart, Lytton's, Dick Kay, and High-Low Foods.

Episode 20: I will be talking about Bob Koester of Jazz Record Mart, Lytton's, Dick Kay, and High-Low Foods.
May 15, 202123:04
Episode 19 : Lee Phillip, Bonanza Steakhouse, Union National Bank of Roseland, and Antoinette Pope School of Fancy Cookery.

Episode 19 : Lee Phillip, Bonanza Steakhouse, Union National Bank of Roseland, and Antoinette Pope School of Fancy Cookery.

I will be talking about Lee Phillip, Bonanza Steakhouse, Union National Bank of Roseland, and Antoinette Pope School of Fancy Cookery. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 11, 202123:55
Episode 18: Mother's Day Special. M-Squad, Schmitt Bakeries, Bob Wallace, and stores that had Mother's Day sales.

Episode 18: Mother's Day Special. M-Squad, Schmitt Bakeries, Bob Wallace, and stores that had Mother's Day sales.

Episode 18: Mother's Day Special. I will be talking about M-Squad, Schmitt Bakeries, a tribute to Bob Wallace, and stores that had Mother's Day sales. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 09, 202121:55
Episode 17: WLAK 94 FM, Olympia Dukakis, Arthur Treacher's Fish and Chips, and The Coral Theater.

Episode 17: WLAK 94 FM, Olympia Dukakis, Arthur Treacher's Fish and Chips, and The Coral Theater.

I will be talking about WLAK 94 FM, Olympia Dukakis, Arthur Treacher's Fish and Chips, and The Coral Theater. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
May 04, 202118:01
Episode 16: Reggie Candy Bar, L. Fish Furniture Store, Johnny Crawford, and WGN-TV Baseball Announcers.

Episode 16: Reggie Candy Bar, L. Fish Furniture Store, Johnny Crawford, and WGN-TV Baseball Announcers.

I will be talking about Reggie Candy Bar, L. Fish Furniture Store, actor Johnny Crawford, and WGN-TV Baseball Announcers. 
Apr 30, 202120:26
Episode 15: Tab Cola, Chicago's Lost Bakeries, Watching Speed Racer on TV, and Carson Pirie Scott and Co. Department Store on State Street.

Episode 15: Tab Cola, Chicago's Lost Bakeries, Watching Speed Racer on TV, and Carson Pirie Scott and Co. Department Store on State Street.

I will be talking about Tab Cola, Chicago's Lost Bakeries, Watching Speed Racer on TV, and Carson Pirie Scott and Co. Department Store in State Street.  
Apr 27, 202122:12
Episode 14: Ned Locke, Poppin' Fresh Pies, Night Gallery, Boris Karloff's Thriller, and Yankee Doodle Dandy Hamburgers.

Episode 14: Ned Locke, Poppin' Fresh Pies, Night Gallery, Boris Karloff's Thriller, and Yankee Doodle Dandy Hamburgers.

I will be talking about Ned Locke, Poppin' Fresh Pies, Night Gallery, Boris Karloff's Thriller, and Yankee Doodle Dandy Hamburgers. Note: I made an error on the podcast. Night Gallery celebrated its 50th anniversary, not the 60th. I apologize for the error. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Apr 25, 202125:01
Episode 13: Lum's Restaurants, The Bay City Rollers, Community Discount Stores, and The Fireball Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.

Episode 13: Lum's Restaurants, The Bay City Rollers, Community Discount Stores, and The Fireball Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.

I will be talking about Lum's Restaurants, The Bay City Rollers, Community Discount Stores, and The Fireball Roller Coaster at Riverview Park in Chicago.
Apr 24, 202122:10
Episode 12: Wag's Restaurants, Watching The Flintstones on TV in Chicago, Greyhound Post House Cafeteria, TV Forecast Magazine, and Ivanhoe Theater.

Episode 12: Wag's Restaurants, Watching The Flintstones on TV in Chicago, Greyhound Post House Cafeteria, TV Forecast Magazine, and Ivanhoe Theater.

I will be talking about Wag's Restaurants, memories of watching the Flintstones on TV in Chicago, Greyhound Post House Cafeteria, TV Forecast Magazine, and Ivanhoe Theater. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Apr 21, 202122:07
Episode 11: The deaths of actors Lee Aaaker and Felix Silla. Chances R Restaurants, Don McNeil's Breakfast Club, and Town & Country Restaurants.

Episode 11: The deaths of actors Lee Aaaker and Felix Silla. Chances R Restaurants, Don McNeil's Breakfast Club, and Town & Country Restaurants.

I will be talking about the death of actors Lee Aaker and Felix Silla. Chances R Restaurants, the history of Don McNeil's Breakfast Club, and Town & Country Restaurants. 
Apr 17, 202122:46
Episode 10: Dispensa's Kiddie Kingdom, Peter Pan Restaurants, and WLUP FM 98 Commercials with Lorelei.

Episode 10: Dispensa's Kiddie Kingdom, Peter Pan Restaurants, and WLUP FM 98 Commercials with Lorelei.

I will be talking about Dispensa's Kingdom Amusement Park, Peter Pan Restaurants, and WLUP FM 98 Commercials that featured Lorelei Shark. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Apr 13, 202120:31
Episode 9: Dressel's Strawberry Shortcake, Prince Phillip's visits to Chicago, and Discount Retail Stores in the 1960's and 1970s.

Episode 9: Dressel's Strawberry Shortcake, Prince Phillip's visits to Chicago, and Discount Retail Stores in the 1960's and 1970s.

I will be talking about Dressel's Strawberry Shortcake, Prince Phillip's visits to Chicago, and Discount Retail Stores in the 1960s and 1970s.
Apr 10, 202117:38
Episode 8: Chicago Newsstands, Harry Caray, and the early days of WSNS-TV Channel 44.

Episode 8: Chicago Newsstands, Harry Caray, and the early days of WSNS-TV Channel 44.

I will be talking about memories of Chicago Newsstands, the 50th anniversary of Harry Caray broadcasting for the Chicago White Sox, and the early days of WSNS-TV Channel 44 programming.
Apr 08, 202119:31
Episode 7: Easter episode featuring The Funny Company, Mraz Drug Store and, Canfield's Soft Drinks.

Episode 7: Easter episode featuring The Funny Company, Mraz Drug Store and, Canfield's Soft Drinks.

Happy Easter, Everyone! I will be talking about The Funny Company, Mraz Drug Store and, Canfield's Soft Drinks. 
Apr 04, 202114:24
Episode 6: Dark Shadows Last Episode, Dutch Mill Candies, Moondog's Comicland, and Creature Features.

Episode 6: Dark Shadows Last Episode, Dutch Mill Candies, Moondog's Comicland, and Creature Features.

In this episode, I will be talking about the last episode of Dark Shadows, Dutch Mill Candies, Moondog's Comicland, and Creature Features.
Apr 03, 202121:02
Episode 5: Salerno Cookies and other posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page for the past week.

Episode 5: Salerno Cookies and other posts on my Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page for the past week.

In this episode, I will be talking about Salerno Cookies and their delicious flavors. Also, talking about my posts on my social media accounts for the past few days. 
Mar 31, 202117:39
Episode 4: Speaking about memories at Peacock Alley at Ford City Shopping Center in Chicago.

Episode 4: Speaking about memories at Peacock Alley at Ford City Shopping Center in Chicago.

In this episode, I will be speaking about memories of Peacock Alley that was located at the lower level of The Ford City Shopping Center in Chicago.
Mar 27, 202115:55
Episode 3: Vanished Chicagoland Grocery Stores and Supermarkets.

Episode 3: Vanished Chicagoland Grocery Stores and Supermarkets.

In this episode, I will be speaking about grocery stores and supermarkets that have disappeared in the Chicagoland area. High-Low Foods, Dominick's, Treasure Island, National Foods Store, A&P, and many more! My video of this is on YouTube under my name.
Mar 27, 202122:17
Episode 2: Speaking about Gatelys Peoples Store, Talman Bank and John's Garage Restaurants.

Episode 2: Speaking about Gatelys Peoples Store, Talman Bank and John's Garage Restaurants.

Episode two of my podcast. I talked about Gatelys Peoples Store, Talman Bank, and John's Garage Restaurant. Also spoke about how Vanished Chicagoland Facebook Page got launched. Clips from the show are credited by The Museum of Classic Chicago Television (www.FuzzyMemories.TV) by Rick Klein.
Mar 25, 202119:50