Radio Speakers

Radio Speakers

Narrators, News Junkies, Sports Jockeys, Tattletales, Tipsters, Toastmasters and Coffee Klatch Couples Who Verbalized the Jargon of the Aural Ether From the 1920s to the 1980s : A Biographical Dictionary

Book - 2007
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"Here, among profiles of more than 100 "radio speakers" are famous names like George Ansbro, Red Barber, H.V. Kaltenborn, Dorothy Kilgallen, Edward R. Murrow, Louelle Parsons, Daniel Schorr (still going strong at 90 on NPR), and Walter Winchell, along with hundreds of lesser known individuals who left indelible impressions. Whether their fame was forever or fleeting, all were a part of the American voice."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2007
ISBN: 0786427809 (illustrated case : alk. paper)
9780786427802 (illustrated case : alk. paper)
Branch Call Number: 791.44028 COX
Characteristics: viii, 360 p. ; 27 cm

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