Tag: Tom Breneman

  • Breakfast in Hollywood

    Breakfast in Hollywood


    If you were listening to NBC-Radio on the morning of January 13, 1941, you heard Tom Breneman, say for the first time, “Good morning, I am Tom Breneman and this is Breakfast on the Boulevard.” Most of America was already at work, but Tom’s opening was directed to a west coast audience. Every weekday for…

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Past Article

Hy Mariampolski


Coney Island Part 2 continues as a tie between Year 3 and Year 4 of Postcard History. This part will look at the rides and amusements, examine the “freak shows,” and account for the inevitable decline. Then it will answer the most important question: What was Coney Island’s favorite food?

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