A second collection of essays from the original 1950s radio program This I Believe. Each essay is introduced by Edward R. Murrow.
Here, collected for the first time on CD, are selections from the original 1950s radio program This I Believe. Hosted by Edward R. Murrow, these essays were written by everyday people as well as notable historic figures highlighting stories of their personal beliefs and core values. Listening to this collection will undoubtedly remind you that although the times have changed, the concerns and contemplations of the average American are surprisingly unchanged, and that even during the most trying times, the human spirit and desire to be better is as alive as ever.
Selections, Volume 2 includes original recordings of essays read by:
Julia Adams, actress
Bernard Baruch, financier and statesman
Ruth Cranston, author
John Cromwell, actor, producer, and director
William O. Douglas, Supreme Court Justice
Genevieve Earle, New York City councilwoman
Martha Graham, choreographer and dancer
James Michener, novelist
Charles H. Parrish, sociology professor
Margaret Sanger, activist, nurse, and educator
Will Thomas, novelist
Rebecca West, author