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  • Tags: Advertising

b3f19a - A promotional piece for WBCO by Ed McClure - 1954.jpg
Box 3 Folder 19: "Here we have folder 19, a copy, two copies of a flyer. It was a blue flyer so I copied it on blue cardstock. It was a pitch for Ed McClure trying to get advertisers to WBCO, where he was a DJ and ran platter parties. Looks like he…

b3f29a - ad for a rock n roll show - 1956.jpg
Box 3 Folder 29: "This is folder 29. This is a copy from the Birmingham News. I’m not sure if it’s the Birmingham News. It might not be. It might be the Birmingham World. But it’s a big rock and roll show. Here in Birmingham at the Birmingham City…

b4f23a - WJLD commercial script - 1964.jpg
Box 4 Folder 23: "We’re now at folder 23 which contains a copy sheet from WJLD from 1964. This for buying a burial plot at Shadow Lawn Cemetery. It’s a copy sheet meaning it’s the text of a commercial that was read on the air and it was read on…

b4f32a - WJLD script for Shadowlawn Cemetery - 1965.jpg
Box 4 Folder 32: "This is folder 32 which is a copy sheet again for Shadowlawn Cemetery from December 8, 1965 for WJLD. Found at WJLD."

b4f40a - WJLD GM Dodge wins ad club award - 1966.jpg
Box 4 Folder 40: "We are now up to folder 40 which contains a picture of Otis Dodge, receiving an award and a news clipping of same. The clipping is dated February 17, 1966 heralding the award presentation shown in photo given Friday, February 18,…

b4f52a - WJLD Christmas script for Shadowlawn Cemetery - 1966.jpg
Box 4 Folder 52: "This is folder 52 which is another WJLD copy sheet from December 20th, 1966. It has the text of a commercial which reads “The people of Shadowlawn Cemetery would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Merry Christmas and a very…

b5f11a - WJLD script for Jay Cee Men Shop - 1967.jpg
Box 5 Folder 11: "Folder 11 from 1967, September 25th of 1967, is a text of a WJLD copy sheet commercial for Jay Cee Men’s Shop in Birmingham. WJLD commercial copy sheet. From WJLD files. Authorized by someone named Wald...the salesman?"

b5f14a - 1967 Buyers Guide.jpg
Box 5 Folder 14: "Folder 14 contains two 21 page WJLD Big D Radio 1967 buyers’ guides. They are individually numbered because they were contests as well. Inside are pictures of numerous WJLD disc jockeys along with WJLD's (at that time) 25 year…

b5f17a - Marsh Bakery script Jan 26, 1968.jpg
Box 5 Folder 17: "We’re now at folder 17 which has three copy sheets for commercials from 1968 for various businesses in the community. And 1968 would still place the radio station down at 109 North 19th Street. And it looks like Jimmy Jones might…

b5f18a - page 1 of a WENN radio log - Wed, Nov 13, 1968.jpg
Box 5 Folder 18: "Folder 18 is a program log from WENN radio from November 13, 1968 listing all the commercials including Tall Paul’s morning show which began at 6 in the morning. Very very famous DJ, woke everybody up with a cowbell. His signature…
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