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b2f19a - Eddie Cleanhead Vinson ad in Bham World  4-7-1950.jpg
Box 2 Folder 19: "We are now up to folder 19. I obtained this from microfiche from the Birmingham World. It is dated April 7, 1950. Eddie “Clean Head” Vincent coming to town in April of 1950, again. Also sponsored by the same folks Epps, the North…

b1f58a - ad for GE radio - Life Magazine 2-28-1949.jpg
Box 1 Folder 58: "Alright, box 1 we’re up to number 58. Folder 58 is an ad for a General Electric radio from the period from 1949. It was in Life magazine. It was just to kind of show you the technology of the time. What the radios looked like. This…

b8f46a - affidavit of performance -WAGG or WAYE - 1987.jpg
Box 8 Folder 46: "Now, we’re up to folder 46. 46 is an advertising card like, I guess, a combination contract and bill. It’s not clear what station this is from; however it does look like the commission goes to Theo. If that’s Theo Bailey, in July of…

b4f23a - WJLD commercial script - 1964.jpg
Box 4 Folder 23: "We’re now at folder 23 which contains a copy sheet from WJLD from 1964. This for buying a burial plot at Shadow Lawn Cemetery. It’s a copy sheet meaning it’s the text of a commercial that was read on the air and it was read on…

b4f32a - WJLD script for Shadowlawn Cemetery - 1965.jpg
Box 4 Folder 32: "This is folder 32 which is a copy sheet again for Shadowlawn Cemetery from December 8, 1965 for WJLD. Found at WJLD."

b4f52a - WJLD Christmas script for Shadowlawn Cemetery - 1966.jpg
Box 4 Folder 52: "This is folder 52 which is another WJLD copy sheet from December 20th, 1966. It has the text of a commercial which reads “The people of Shadowlawn Cemetery would like to take this opportunity to wish you a Merry Christmas and a very…

b5f11a - WJLD script for Jay Cee Men Shop - 1967.jpg
Box 5 Folder 11: "Folder 11 from 1967, September 25th of 1967, is a text of a WJLD copy sheet commercial for Jay Cee Men’s Shop in Birmingham. WJLD commercial copy sheet. From WJLD files. Authorized by someone named Wald...the salesman?"

b5f17a - Marsh Bakery script Jan 26, 1968.jpg
Box 5 Folder 17: "We’re now at folder 17 which has three copy sheets for commercials from 1968 for various businesses in the community. And 1968 would still place the radio station down at 109 North 19th Street. And it looks like Jimmy Jones might…

b8f8a - WJLD script - West Boon Dock Lounge - 1981.jpg
Box 8 Folder 8: "Ok, this is folder 8 which is a continuity sheet from WJLD dated April of ’81. The announcer requested for the commercial was Eric Chase, Eric “High Speed” Chase. He was a great voice and he passed away in the 2000s. Nice guy."

b6f39a - WJLD Shadowlawn script - Jan 12, 1971.jpg
Box 6 Folder 39: "Folder 39 contains nine WJLD continuity scripts for various local Birmingham area businesses and events spanning from 1971-1974. They include Shadowlawn Cemetery, Thompson-Welch Tailor, the Barkays in concert, Booker T Washington…
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