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b6f20a - Freddy Waters recollections of WJLN 1970's.jpg
"This is folder 20, which is a list from… it looks like the list from Freddie Waters who was a listener to WJLD. Some of the people that he remembered that were on ZZK-FM before it got sold, and he lists Bill Smith (also known as Willie Caruthers -…

b6f19a - Church fan with Rev W.A. Clark - 1972.jpg
"Moving along to folder 19, these are copies of two fans… didn’t we have this already? Ok, these are copies of both sides of fans that were put out by the Epp’s Jewelry folks and Taft Epstein was a big promoter of black radio, church programming in…

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…

b6f17a - Johnston's Xmas gifts to clients 1972.jpg
"Moving along to folder 17, this is a series, a list of people who are going to receive fruit baskets and that’s pretty funny. I guess these are some clients that the Johnston family wanted to make sure received goodies and they’re signed by Maurice…

b6f16 - Conclusion of tower dispute betw WBMG and WJLF - 1972.jpg
"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 of the early…

b6f15a - Tommy Jackson and Wm Mickinstry - WJLD 1972.jpg
"Ok this is an insert, folder 15, which is a picture of Willie McKinstrey with a friend, Tommie Jackson, at the 1st Avenue studios of WJLD in 1972, in Willie McKinstrey’s studio. We had this at the First Ave location.Tommy reflections of McKinstry…

b6f14a - McKinstry at WJLD Ishkooda studio - 1971.jpg
"Ok, here we have… we’ll do this later. So here we have folder 14, which is a picture of Willie McKinstry at the board, doing his show. You can see that there’s a tape deck there, there’s a couple of cart machines, push button phone… not push button,…

b6f13a - First Black Baby contest of 1972 - WJLD.jpg
"This is folder 13 on WJLD’s stationary, still at 109 North 19th Street. The first black baby of 1972. Currently there’s a promotion that they did every year. They had a baby promotion every year so now it’s the first black baby of the year…

b6f12a - Jimmy Lawson headshot - 1971.jpg
"Anyway, this is folder 12. Folder 12 is picture of Jimmy Lawson around 1971. He was still at WJLD far as I remember. From McNair Studios"

b6f11a - part of WJLD ap to FCC for license change - 1971.jpg
"Ok, folder 11 is part of an FCC request changing the location of the station from Homewood to Fairfield, at the Garrison, and the antennae is now moved from… the transmitter location is now at Garrison Avenue which is where it currently is. Ok,…
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