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  • Tags: Johnson Broadcasting Company

b7f2a- FCC renews WJLD and WENN licenses- 1975.jpg
Box 7 Folder 2: "Ok, here we are on folder 2. A clipping from the Birmingham Post Herald of December 16, 1975 indicating that both WENN radio and WENN FM under their new owner, the Booker T. Washington Broadcasting Company, so were awarded licenses…

b8f2a - WJLD contract for gospel broadcast - 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 2: "This is folder 2 which is a broadcast time order from the Johnston Broadcasting Company dated April 18, 1980. It’s for a church ministry, "Nothing too hard for my Lord Ministry" with Rev. Paul Von Henderson, and just lays out the…

b5f40a - Atty Anderson to Johnston-file reports - Dec 11, 1969.jpg
Box 5 Folder 40: "Ok. we’re up to folder 40 which contains a letter from David Anderson rather, who was a… my guess is an attorney handling filings with the FCC. It doesn’t specifically say, but on December of 1969, instructing George Johnston III to…

b5f37a - Note from Johnston III to staff about PD Lawson - 1969.jpg
Box 5 Folder 37: "Alright, we’re moving on to folder 37 which is a copy of a letter, it’s unclear who it’s addressed to, but it verifies Jimmy Lawson’s employment at the radio station, WJLD, with the signature, the name George Johnston III…

b4f36a - letter from WBMG to Johnston Manufacturing - 1965.jpg
Box 4 Folder 36: "Folder 36 are two letters from Channel 42, WBMG TV in which they are contacting the Johnston Manufacturing Company, the Johnston Broadcasting Company as well. Two different companies owned by the Johnston family. What these letters…

b6f16 - Conclusion of tower dispute betw WBMG and WJLF - 1972.jpg
Box 6 Folder 16: "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…

b6f3a - Drasft letter to FCC regarding complaints - 1970.jpg
Box 6 Folder 3: "Alright, now moving along to folder 3. Folder 3 are letters to the FCC. These are FCC related letters which also contain job descriptions of the personnel at WJLD and WJLN-FM. All the different job descriptions it seems like: news…

b8f41a - Maintenance log - WJLD transmitter - Jan 29, 1986.jpg
Box 8 Folder 41: "All right, moving right along. Folder 41 is a maintenance log from the Johnston Broadcasting Company and this from January of 1986. In the FCC regs, it tells us that transmitter output power = ep x ip x efficiency factor "f" where…

b8f1a - letter to WZZK requesting ad for golf tourney- 1980.jpg
Box 8 Folder 1: "We’re looking at Box 8, folder 1. Inside here is just some correspondence referring to a golf tournament, and ZZK radio is being notified back in 1980. And at this time ZZK was the partner station, a sister station, or the station…

b2f34a - two WJLD-WJLN letter openers  1952.jpg
Box 2 Folder 34: "Various WJLD/WJLN objects from 1952 were donated to WJLD, and then to the BBRM, back in 2015/16 by Candy West, grand daughter of James Connolly, long time manager at WJLD. Here we have letter openers, a WJLD/WJLN rate card, a…
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