Hourly beeps

John Francini francini@mac.com
Sun Feb 3 10:16:46 EST 2008

For those who don't use Internet Explorer, the sound file is at  

The site uses a non-standard tag to play the audio as a 'background'.


On 29 Jan 2008, at 20:23, Bill Dillane wrote:

>> The WTIC Hartford CT hourly sounder "dah-dah-dah-dar" (Letter "V"  
>> in Morse
> Code) is still a unique, hourly audible beep in broadcasting, I
> think.
> WTIC-TV-3 in the 60s had its radio tone going into the CBS tone at  
> the top
> of the hour.
> The V tone is at the WTIC Alumni site at www.wticalumni.com (audio  
> works
> with Internet Explorer, not Firefox).

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