Former WGN Announcer Richard Thorne Dies
February 20, 2007 at 5:45 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former WGN-A/CHICAGO announcer and longtime commercial and trade film producer RICHARD C. THORNE, who died FEBRUARY 12 according to the MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE. He was 81.
THORNE co-wrote and produced several syndicated radio shows in the 1940s, including "Hall Of Fantasy," at WGN and later moved into making commercials and industrial films.