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b8f55a - Cover of May 4, 1989 Bham Times Show Time mag.jpg
Box 8 Folder 55: "We’re now at 55. Folder 55 is a piece, is the Showtime section of the Birmingham Times from May 4, 1989 which talks about all kinds of night life and mentions WJLD. “A couple of years ago Sheryl Hunter won the Budweiser Showdown,…

b8f33a - Spring '85 Black radio ratings.jpg
Box 8 Folder 33: "OK, this is a, in folder 33, this is a listing from the spring of 1985, the comparative ratings of JLD, AGG, ATV, and ENN FM. And WJLD was holding its share. Of course, WENN FM had long since run away with the ratings. They were all…

b8f5a - WENN 107.7 logo - 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 5: "Ok, we’re at folder 5 which contains a number of WENN photos from Manuel Fitch's scrapbook. In many cases, we've enlarged the copies. In order they are as follows:
a. WENN poster with the slogan "JAMMIN’”
b. a color photo of WENN…

b8f4a - Gaston staffers in front of Lounge - 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 4: "This is folder 4 which is an 8x10 black and white out in front of Gaston’s Funeral… actually, it’s out in front of Gaston’s Lounge and Dining. This would have been a part of the Gaston Motel on 5th Avenue North. I don’t know where…

b7f40a - WENN's number 1 staff - 1979.jpg
Box 7 Folder 40: "Folder 40 is a picture of part of the WENN radio staff. We have Dale Forster, Theo Bailey, and Michael Starr in the background. We have Ro Bonner, Tony Brown, Tyrone Robinson, and a lady. This was the first year that WENN 107.7 won…

b7f39a - Tony Brown at WBUL - 1979.jpg
Box 7 Folder 39: "Next is folder 39. Folder 39 is a picture of Tony Brown, who left WBUL radio around the late 1970's and went to WENN radio. Tony Brown. Headshot. Ron says, the Tony Brown he remembered left Birmingham for Mobile and then Atlanta.…

b7f38a - Kirkwood Balton and Jerry Butler - 1979.jpg
Box 7 Folder 38: "Coming along to folder 38 is a picture of Kirkwood Balton with several others, including, Jerry "Ice Man" Butler, to his left, at a party somewhere in town and he’s in here because he was one of the owners of WENN radio. Could have…

b7f37a - Bowling with WENN - Kirkwood Balton - 1979.jpg
Box 7 Folder 37: "We now move to folder 37. Folder 37's photo is a group of people at a bowling alley. And Kirkwood Balton is at the far right and they’re wearing WENN T-shirts. However, the positive is horizontally reversed. A magnifying glass…

b7f36a - Pat Williams at WATV - 1979.jpg
Box 7 Folder 36: "Moving right along to folder 36 is a headshot from ‘79 of Pat Williams on WENN radio, working midnight to 6 AM and worked part time at WATV. He'd follow John Streeter's over night gospel with gospel early Monday, because Faush did…

b7f24a - Jimmy Lawson at WJLD - 1978.jpg
Box 7 Folder 24: "Folder 24, also from ’78, a headshot of Jimmy Lawson who was, of course, at WJLD in the 60's and also at WENN radio after the walk-out, and at WJLD again, at the time this picture was taken.. First location WEUP, Huntsville. Too…
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