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  • Tags: Birmingham

b6f18a - ARB sheets for 10-26 = 11-15 1972.jpg
"Ok, this is folder 18, and what it is is rating sheets, one for May of 1972. Well, they’re both for May of 1972. One for Monday through Sunday and one for Saturday, for 3 to 7 on Saturday. Saturday and Sunday. One’s weekends and one’s Monday through…

b5f11a - WJLD script for Jay Cee Men Shop - 1967.jpg
"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?"

b5f1a - 109 N 19th Street entrance far right - 1967.jpg
"Ok, this is box 5, folder 1, pictures of the entrance, just barely, to the WJLD studios at 109 North 19th Street. The entrance is in the lower right hand corner and that’s the building. We just happen to have a picture that showed the next building…

b4f50a - Letter from Joan Crawford to Otis Dodge - 1966.jpg
"All right, folder 50 dated 1966, this a letter from Joan Crawford, from London, England, writing to Otis Dodge, thanking him for making a press conference for her very successful in Birmingham. “Bless you and happy Thanksgiving to you and yours Otis…

b4f27a - Music Memories and Jazz Report V4 #2 - 1964.jpg
"Moving along, we are at folder 27 which is a 39 page 6" x 8" booklet entitled Music Memories and Jazz Report, Vol 4, No. 2, and published in Birmingham. Volume 4 would mean they began in 1961. We don’t know who they were but they had a jazz…

b4f16a - Hooper Bham radio ratings - Sep-Nov 1962.jpg
"Folder 16 contains an extraordinary find...Hooper radio ratings from the period September through November, 1962. The documentation is so important that the entire book is shared. At least two significant facts unearthed. The first is the…

b3f38a - Birmingham City Hall city stats - 1957.jpg
"n of the budget from Birmingham City Hall from 1957. The city commission at that time, 1957, they were moving away from the city commission I believe. They had a three man city commission. Anybody’s name that we recognize here? Department of…

b2f29a -  Bham Post Herald - WJLD transmitter moved   7-21-1952.jpg
"From the Birmingham Post Herald, it says Bessemer News. “WJLD transmitter moved to Birmingham”. Radio station WJLD has moved its transmitter from Bessemer to Red Mountain in Birmingham, and this was July 21, 1952. That’s very helpful. “The…

b2f17a - Johnston protests tower site land evaluation 4-20-1950.jpg
"We’re up to folder 17, which is a tower, part of, well know it’s not part it’s from April 1950 referring to raising the land valuation. This is a protest by the Johnston Manufacturing Company, the original owner company of WJLD, when they were…

b1f59a - Cover of Les Fieres Coeurs dance invite -  11-11-1949.jpg
"All right moving on to box 1 folder 59 from 1949. A lovely little folder, very creatively done by ‘Les Fieres Coeurs’. They were a female…they were a women’s organization, and they were announcing a dance that they were going to hold in Birmingham.…
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