(Fwd) RE: Objection to WNSH "Minor" Change

Matt Stevens mjw@wnbp.com
Sat May 8 09:34:32 EDT 2004

> On 7 May 2004 at 21:07, Jeff Lehmann wrote:
> > Me either, it's usually "Taun-en" or something like that, but
> > there's never an "r" in there.

Most of the old-timer locals, my father was born there, pronounced it

The proper way to pronounce the city is  TON-TIN.

That reminds me,  I remember the old  WRLM 93.3....a quirky little local
station in it's day until they saw dollar signs in there eyes and sold it
off.  Now its just another Clear Channel move in to the Providence market as

I remember an ID around 1975 that was somehting like this....
"Now with 50,000 watts in Stereo....from the McCarthy Professional Building
this is Ninety Three Three WRLM Taunton."

Just showing my advanced age

Matt Stevens
WNBP Newburyport

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