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Digital Archives - Fruitcake leftovers and international politics, 1953Jan 1, 1953 | 3:04Digital Archives Fruitcake leftovers and international politics, 1953 Audio
Digital Archives Fruitcake leftovers and international politics, 1953 Jan 1, 1953 | 3:04Kate Aitken talks about world leaders, New Year's resolutions, and what to do with that leftover fruitcake.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: Mrs. A in ParisMar 31, 1950 | 14:23Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Mrs. A in Paris Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Mrs. A in Paris Mar 31, 1950 | 14:23The focus is on French fashions as Kate Aitken broadcasts from the City of Light.
Digital Archives - Farley Mowat's northern experienceDec 14, 1949 | 14:38Digital Archives Farley Mowat's northern experience Audio
Digital Archives Farley Mowat's northern experience Dec 14, 1949 | 14:38Kate Aitken interviews a young writer, Farley Mowat, and asks his wife Fran how she managed meals and housekeeping in a bush tent way up north.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: Eye on Princess MargaretApr 12, 1949 | 14:39Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Eye on Princess Margaret Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Eye on Princess Margaret Apr 12, 1949 | 14:39In this Easter program, Mrs. A shares a recipe for glazed ham and tells listeners how Princess Margaret spends her time.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: The jetsetterJan 17, 1949 | 13:15Digital Archives Kate Aitken: The jetsetter Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: The jetsetter Jan 17, 1949 | 13:15Mrs. A broadcasts her show from Vancouver as she embarks on a whirlwind world tour.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: Notable women of 1948Dec 31, 1948 | 14:39Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Notable women of 1948 Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Notable women of 1948 Dec 31, 1948 | 14:39On the last day of 1948, Kate Aitken salutes an international roster of women of the year.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: Sunday dinnerNov 19, 1948 | 14:32Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Sunday dinner Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: Sunday dinner Nov 19, 1948 | 14:32Kate shares a chicken recipe and polls the music charts across Canada.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: The audience asksOct 22, 1948 | 14:47Digital Archives Kate Aitken: The audience asks Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: The audience asks Oct 22, 1948 | 14:47Mrs. A addresses listeners' questions on topics ranging from emigrating to the United States to the size of eggs.
Digital Archives - Mrs. A's cold remedySep 27, 1948 | 1:46Digital Archives Mrs. A's cold remedy Audio
Digital Archives Mrs. A's cold remedy Sep 27, 1948 | 1:46One of Kate Aitken's cures for the common cold involves briskly rubbing your hands together.
Digital Archives - Kate Aitken: No blue MondaysSep 27, 1948 | 14:27Digital Archives Kate Aitken: No blue Mondays Audio
Digital Archives Kate Aitken: No blue Mondays Sep 27, 1948 | 14:27"Your women's editor," Kate Aitken, brings news and views to Canadian homemakers.
Digital Archives - Daycare: How a nursery school is bornSep 27, 1948 | 4:20Digital Archives Daycare: How a nursery school is born Audio
Digital Archives Daycare: How a nursery school is born Sep 27, 1948 | 4:20CBC Radio's domestic maven Kate Aitken profiles a successful nursery school in this 1948 clip.

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