50 years of wearing the same Sox...

Roger Kolakowski Rogerkola@aol.com
Sat Apr 21 11:30:27 EDT 2007

Speaking of WTIC, I noticed WBZ has picked up the "tradititonal" WTIC Morse 
code "V" (dit dit dit dah) in recent news promotions. WTIC has used it 


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bob Nelson" <raccoonradio@mail.com>
To: "BostonRadio Mailing List" 
Sent: Saturday, April 21, 2007 4:13 AM
Subject: WTIC: 50 years of wearing the same Sox...

> Tonight on Red Sox radio they saluted the fact that WTIC's first game as a 
> Red Sox affiliate was 50 years ago exactly (a loss to the Yanks in 
> extras). Arthur Dean, hope I got the name right, was in the booth with 
> Castiglione and O'Brien. They did acknowledge that the Yankees were hoping 
> to switch WTIC over to their network but they decided to re-up with the 
> Sox, "hey it's a tradition".
> And it was said "before, Hartford was the dividing line between Red Sox 
> and Yankee fans. now it's maybe New Haven..."
> thanks to a station like WTIC I can hear the Sox while traveling in Ohio, 
> western Penn., etc.!

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