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Debut of Lux Radio Theater(October 14, 1934)
October 14, 1934

Moment 29: Debut of Lux Radio Theater

“Lux…presents Hollywood!” These words introduced broadcast radio’s biggest and most important dramatic program. For two decades, The Lux Radio Theater presented radio versions of movie attractions, current or coming, while the biggest names in cinema played the leading roles.

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