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  • Tags: Promo Card

b4f47a - Picture postcard of the Capitols (Cool Jerk)  1966.jpg
"And we are now at folder 47, just a promo, a promo postcard of the Capitols. Those were the guys who did “Cool Jerk” in 1966. Found and donated by Bob Friedman. Like other postcard photos of performing artists in the collection, this too is from…

b4f20a - WENN sponsored photo of Martin Luther King, Jr - 1963.jpg
"Ok, we are now at folder 20. It is a promotion picture of Martin Luther King Jr. Compliments of WENN radio and we’re saying this would be 1963, a major year in Birmingham for both WENN and Dr. King. WENN radio was still an AM station, 1320, located…

b4f19a - 1963 image of Marvin Gaye on postcard.jpg
"We’re up to folder 19, which is a promo postcard for Marvin Gay from around 1963, just to set the ambiance for the rest of the collection. Photo courtesy of Michael Ochs Archives/Pomegranate Publications, Corte Madera, Cal. Donated by Bob…

b4f15a - Little Howard Scott at WJLD - 1962.jpg
"Folder 15 is a head shot and promo piece for Little Howard Scott, a gospel announcer at WJLD. His program predated Leciel Hubbard's Ministry Outreach Broadcast, so shared Gary Richardson of WJLD. Scott's obituary segment on Al.com read as follows,…

b3f36a - four WJLD promo postcards - 1956.jpg
"Next we have some WJLD promo post cards. We’re approximating them to be 1956. Promo cards of Truman Puckett, Gatemouth Moore ar copies I made from someone's donation. Willie McKinstry's and Lora Gary's are actual post cards. McKinstry's came from…

b1f39a - Rev. Burke's promo card for WSGN
"Moving along to box 1 folder 39 is a promo card for Rev. W.E. Burke pastor of the Bethlehem Baptist Church in Birmingham and the First Baptist in Bessemer. It announces that he preaches at 11:30 over WSGN every 1st and 3rd Sunday night. Again has a…

b1f20 Joe Rumore WAPI - 1943-48.jpg
"Box 1 folder 21. It is a promo card for Joe Rumore when he was on WAPI and we approximate it to be 1944. It was found probably in a thrift store of one kind or another."
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