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  • Tags: Johnson Broadcasting Company

b8f41a - Maintenance log - WJLD transmitter - Jan 29, 1986.jpg
Box 8 Folder 41: "All right, moving right along. Folder 41 is a maintenance log from the Johnston Broadcasting Company and this from January of 1986. In the FCC regs, it tells us that transmitter output power = ep x ip x efficiency factor "f" where…

b8f2a - WJLD contract for gospel broadcast - 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 2: "This is folder 2 which is a broadcast time order from the Johnston Broadcasting Company dated April 18, 1980. It’s for a church ministry, "Nothing too hard for my Lord Ministry" with Rev. Paul Von Henderson, and just lays out the…

b8f1a - letter to WZZK requesting ad for golf tourney- 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 1: "We’re looking at Box 8, folder 1. Inside here is just some correspondence referring to a golf tournament, and ZZK radio is being notified back in 1980. And at this time ZZK was the partner station, a sister station, or the station…

b7f2a- FCC renews WJLD and WENN licenses- 1975.jpg
Box 7 Folder 2: "Ok, here we are on folder 2. A clipping from the Birmingham Post Herald of December 16, 1975 indicating that both WENN radio and WENN FM under their new owner, the Booker T. Washington Broadcasting Company, so were awarded licenses…

b6f16 - Conclusion of tower dispute betw WBMG and WJLF - 1972.jpg
Box 6 Folder 16: "We’re moving now to folder 16. Folder 16 contains a letter from Channel 42 to George Johnston III paying him some money in accordance with… the letter is from Hugh Smith, executive vice president of Channel 42, WBMG. Construction…

b6f3a - Drasft letter to FCC regarding complaints - 1970.jpg
Box 6 Folder 3: "Alright, now moving along to folder 3. Folder 3 are letters to the FCC. These are FCC related letters which also contain job descriptions of the personnel at WJLD and WJLN-FM. All the different job descriptions it seems like: news…

b5f40a - Atty Anderson to Johnston-file reports - Dec 11, 1969.jpg
Box 5 Folder 40: "Ok. we’re up to folder 40 which contains a letter from David Anderson rather, who was a… my guess is an attorney handling filings with the FCC. It doesn’t specifically say, but on December of 1969, instructing George Johnston III to…

b5f39a - PSA announcing major changes to WJLN - July 17, 1969.jpg
Box 5 Folder 39: "This is folder 39 from 1969 which has within it various applications to the FCC to make changes to the tower and to increase power from 23kw to 100kw for WJLN 104.7. It includes the direct application, also notices that needs to be…

b5f37a - Note from Johnston III to staff about PD Lawson - 1969.jpg
Box 5 Folder 37: "Alright, we’re moving on to folder 37 which is a copy of a letter, it’s unclear who it’s addressed to, but it verifies Jimmy Lawson’s employment at the radio station, WJLD, with the signature, the name George Johnston III…

b5f23a - WJLN application to increase power - Sept 1968.jpg
Box 5 Folder 23: "Folder 23 from 1968 is an application to the FCC from Johnston Broadcasting to increase WJLN power from 25k to 100k. Here's the essence of it from the abstract: The Present Antenna is mounted on the WJLD (AM) tower, as is the…
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