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Nancy Hodges 1 minute.mp3
Nancy Hodges reminisces on the career of her father, Bob Umbach, at WJLD.

Nancy Hodges discusses her father Bob Umbach, radio personality at WJLD from 1946 - 1953

Alex Epstein relates details of the relationship between his brother Taft Epstein and WJLD.

J. Leslie Doss Jr. reflects on the early days of WJLD radio, his father's station.

Roy Wood speaks about how he began his career in radio

1949-Heavenly Four WVOK Oct. 1949.jpg
A black and white group portrait of The Heavenly Four Gospel Quartet with their manager, Leroy Garrett.

Don Solomon discusses Leroy Garrett and the advent of Black Radio in Birmingham, Alabama.

William Faush discusses his start in radio at WBCO in Bessemer
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