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Radio Craft
50 Years of Radio

By H. Gernsback.
In March of 1938 Radio Craft magazine published a 50th jubilee anniversary issue. It's look back at the first five decades of radio is priceless, featuring articles on the beginning of commercial broadcasting, technical developements in the evolution of the home radio receiver, the history of the vacuum tube, the developement of scanning disk television and the invention of the cathode ray tube, and of course, the famous Hugo Gernsback predictions of what the future of electronics would bring. A special 11 page feature story entitled Reminiscences of Old-Timers carries interviews with all of the radio pioneers who were alive at the time, including Lee DeForest, David Sarnoff, Frank Conrad, Powell Crosley, Jr., McMurdo Silver and others. Over 100 radio ads plus landmark articles. Sonoran 143 pages.

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