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Celebrating 80 years since the audio broadcast of HGWells

Celebrating 80 years since the audio broadcast of HGWells


BBC Archive releases radio broadcasts and never-before-seen letters between BBC and novelist HG Wells

Orson Welles (arms raised) rehearses his radio depiction of H.G. Wells' classic, The War of the Worlds. The broadcast, which aired on October 30, 1938, ...

PHOTO: Orson Welles, American actor and film director, Oct. 30, 1938

[Original caption] Actor Orson Welles explains the radio broadcast of H.G. Wells' '


80 years ago today, October 30, 1938, a young actor narrated and directed a radio adaptation of the classic sci-fi novel, War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells.

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Orson Welles, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, March 1, 1937.

Kate Smith performing with studio musicians for a radio broadcast, 1946.

PHOTO: The War of the Worlds is a science fiction novel by English author H. G.

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Happy 80th Anniversary to the War of the Worlds radio broadcast!

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Publicity photo of Welles distributed after the radio scare (1938)

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No one involved with Welles' radio broadcast of The War of the Worlds expected to deceive listeners to the degree that they did. (© Bettmann/CORBIS)

Headlines from the Chicago Herald Examiner following the 1938 'World of the Worlds' broadcast.

Radio performers Freeman Gosden (left) and Charles Correll (right) reading a script

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Photograph by George Charles Beresford, 1920

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On October 31, 1938, the front page of the New York newspaper the Daily News noted the panic sparked by Welles' broadcast. New York Daily News Archive/Getty

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Welles takes questions from reporters at a press conference the day after the broadcast, on October 31, 1938

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H.G. Wells's novel, War of the Worlds, described hissing, tentacled, tripodal invaders from Mars.

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The New York Times headline from October 31, 1938

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Hudson Players will stage a reading of the original script of “War of the Worlds” Oct. 19-20 at Barlow Community Center.△

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Welles made national news the day after broadcasting The War of the Worlds. (© Bettmann/CORBIS)

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Is what we are seeing on the television or from our personal devices real or fake? I can see how similar panic could happen today.

Welles explains the broadcast to reporters. (© Bettmann/CORBIS)

Reginald Fessenden (right) and coworkers in their radio station at Brant Rock, Massachusetts

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Plaque commemorating the radio broadcast in Township of West Windsor

... and after the extraordinary War of the Worlds radio broadcast. Listen to the original 1938 broadcast here: http://bit.ly/2AWF3C1 @boydsmillspress ...

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