Speaker:

Gail Chumbley

River of January

He ached to fly, while she trained tirelessly for the stage.  Part one, of the two Volume River of January, examines the dizzying development of the twentieth century through the lives of Virginia farm boy, Mont ‘Chum’ Chumbley in his quest to fly, and Helen Thompson, a glittering New York dancer who aspired to fame. Author Gail Chumbley presents an hour long program of music, pictures, documents, and your questions regarding her book, her research in the energetic years of the early Twentieth Century.