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  • Tags: WEDR

b3f14a - Bham News radio log Sun, Jan 16, 1955.jpg
"And we are now into folder 14, which again are a couple of radio logs from Sunday, January 16th and Friday/Saturday, January 21st/22ndnd of 1955 from the Birmingham News. Joyce Savage is mentioned at… where is Joyce Savage mentioned? On this one you…

b3f3a - BN radio log Sep 30 - Oct 3, 1954.jpg
"Okay we’re going to folder number 3. Folder number 3 from October of ‘54. Again Birmingham News radio logs from September 30th thru October 3rd of 1954. WEDR has the Walter Anglin show, and now they’ve changed the frequency correctly to 1220. The…

b3f2a - Bhan News radio log April 1-2, 1954.jpg
"Here we go into April of ’54. Again this is folder number 2 of box 3. We have again EDR still misidentified in terms of the frequency. JLD and BCO. WJLD’s April 11th log has spiritual music with Floyd King. And Floyd King is BJ Love King’s uncle I…

b3f1a - Bham News radio log  Feb 23-24, 1954.jpg
"Ok, we’re in box number 3. Birmingham News radio logs. This is folder number 1 from February of 1954. Tues/Wed, February 23/24th and Sat/Sun, February 2728th. We’re interested, of course, in looking at WEDR, WJLD, and WBCO, the three contending…

b2f56a - Radio log - 4-1-1953.jpg
"Alright, moving on to folder 56. 56 contains some radio logs. Trying to determine if they are all the same. They are not. The three radio logs are from April 1st of 1953, April 4th of ‘53, and April 5th of ’53, and they describe the radio stations…

b2f46a - a WEDR remote - see description  1953.jpg
"We’re now on folder 46. It is a social gathering; I’m not sure where the social gathering is taking place. Front and center is Eddie Castleberry surrounded by a group of women. Also, another gentleman to Eddie’s left, or picture right, is, I…

b2f44a - Edward Chambers at a WEDR mic - 1952.jpg
"We’re up to folder 44 which is an original picture and a copy of a sports broadcaster for WEDR, and the picture depicts him at the WEDR mic reading copy. I believe this was given to us by his brother, Mose…. The person depicted at the WEDR mic is…

b2f43a - Arniold Dwight - Gatemouth - Moore - 1952.jpg
"We’re now at folder 43 which contains an original picture of Gatemouth Moore. This is a promo picture that was given out compliments of the Guarantee Jewelry Company, which was one of his sponsors. We received this tattered copy from a niece of his,…

b2f42a - Walter Anglin from WEDR days - 1952.jpg
"This is folder 42 which is a picture from about 1952 of Walter Anglin, who later became famous as Little Walter, the "Midnight Mover Groover" when he was on WJLD. He started his career at WEDR as a program director, and this is a head shot from…

b2f31a - a young Shelley Stewart possibly at WEDR  1952.jpg
"Box 2, Folder 31: Here’s a picture of Shelley Stewart; this is folder 31. We got this picture from his daughter Sherri Stewart. He is dressed up. We approximate this to be 1952 although it’s not clear what he’s doing. He is definitely dressed up and…
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