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History of Quiz Shows on CBC Radio

Beginning in the 1940’s, quiz shows have been a regular part of programming on CBC Radio. In Rewind, a four-decade tour that will have you shouting out the answers at the radio.

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Rewind Foster Hewitt and the Birth of Hockey Oct 3, 2013 | 54:59He shoots, he scores! To celebrate a new season of Hockey Night in Canada, Rewind celebrates half a century of legendary hockey commentator Foster Hewitt. Every Saturday night his exuberant, nasal voice rang from CBC Radio.
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Rewind Margaret Atwood retrospective Sep 26, 2013 | 54:59A portrait of one of our foremost Canadian writers: Margaret Atwood. Atwood's brilliant mind, caustic tongue, and wicked sense of humour, coupled with her prolific and varied work, have fueled her status as an internationally acclaimed writer.
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Rewind Ben Johnson: A Hero Disgraced Sep 19, 2013 | 54:59A look back at a defining moment in Canadian sports: the Ben Johnson drug scandal. Twenty-five years ago, Johnson won gold with a world record in the 100-metres at the Seoul Olympics. The celebration didn't last long.
Rewind - The Birth of the Toronto International Film FestivalSep 12, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Birth of the Toronto International Film Festival Audio
Rewind The Birth of the Toronto International Film Festival Sep 12, 2013 | 54:59It's always been tough to make movies in Canada. The filmmaker Paul Donovan once said that making a movie in Canada is like climbing Mount Everest without oxygen. Film festivals provided an outlet for Canadian and international movies to be shown.
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Rewind Rewind Goes Back to School Sep 5, 2013 | 54:58Rewind goes back to school to celebrate teachers and students, chalkboards and laptops, shiny new pencils and smart phones.
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Rewind Sound Portrait of Summer Jun 20, 2013 | 54:59Summer, just the word makes you want to put on some shorts, put up your feet and take it easy. On Rewind we’re talking about summer camp, summer food, the summer of dust in the Prairies in the 1930s, and the pleasures of taking to the road.
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Rewind Royal Babies retrospective Jun 13, 2013 | 54:59The royal fuss around royal births. The current craze over Kate Middleton's baby bump is nothing new. Rewind looks at British royal births from years gone by, and the hoopla that surrounds them.
Rewind - Sound Portrait of D-DayJun 6, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Sound Portrait of D-Day Audio
Rewind Sound Portrait of D-Day Jun 6, 2013 | 54:59June 6, 1944 was D-Day. It marked the beginning of the end of the Second World War. On Rewind today, sounds and stories from the soldiers who were there.
Rewind - War Correspondents retrospectiveMay 30, 2013 | 54:59Rewind War Correspondents retrospective Audio
Rewind War Correspondents retrospective May 30, 2013 | 54:59An hour of foreign correspondents past and present. Guest host Jeff Goodes, along with CBC Radio reporters Margaret Evans and Derek Stoffel look at the history of war correspondents.
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Rewind - Rush retrospectiveApr 4, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Rush retrospective Audio
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Rewind - Remembering Stompin' Tom Connors (Mar. 2013 Encore)Mar 14, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Remembering Stompin' Tom Connors (Mar. 2013 Encore) Audio
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