"I think he came on just before 'Little Orphan Annie.'"

'Little Orphan Annie' was a children's radio program broadcast from 1930 to 1940, featuring the voice of Shirley Bell Cole. It aired at 5.45pm, six days a week. It was the first late afternoon children's radio program, and was very popular amongst its young listeners.


Listen on Spotify:  

     Jean Shepherd talking about Little Orphan Annie

     Ella Jenkins singing the theme song