Depending on how bad the breakage is I've repaired hundreds of broken disk.
IREANE is fine but it's not the only way to go.
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On Jul 17, 2014, at 12:47 PM, CJB wrote:
> Does anyone know if they are gong to try and repair the broken discs
> of the Radio Ballad maybe using Irene. I emailed them but they never
> replied. Chris B.
> The first of these, The Man Who Went to War, was written by Langston
> Hughes and starred Canada Lee, Paul Robeson, and Ethel Waters. Alan
> Lomax helped select the music. Bridson described this as one of the
> most popular programs he ever had on the air, “being heard by millions
> on its first broadcast alone” (Bridson, 1971, p. 111). Sadly, the
> glass masters for the program were accidentally broken before they
> could be preserved on tape.