Is WBZ AM-TV the only AM combo left in NE

A. Joseph Ross
Mon Nov 17 13:56:20 EST 2008

On 17 Nov 2008 Kevin Vahey wrote:

> My one distinct memory of WTAO was in the early 60's when the drug
> store on the corner of my street had a remote broadcast. Ray Walker
> best know for weekend weather at channel 5 was the DJ.

About the only thing I remember about WTAO is that for awhile it was 
an ABC radio affiliate (I think after WEZE became the NBC affiliate 
and dropped ABC) and carried a children's program called "Story 
Princess."  I listened to that once or twice because I recalled that 
circa 1955 the Story Princess had appeared from time to time on the 
Howdy Doody Show.

They also carried a Jewish religious program for awhile called "The 
Message of Israel."  As I recall, every broadcast ended with the hymn 
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