Vol.3 No.4 Jan.29, 1969 Grace Potts, Editor
Nobody has to be told how bad the weather has been. Traffic jams developed
in all the usual places and even in some unusual places, one of which was
the Keener lounge on Tuesday when the less venturous decided to eat in. It
was almost a case of eating in shifts.
With this issue we say hello and farewell to a couple of people. As most of
you know by now, newsman Bill Applegate is another who has fallen under the
spell of television and leaves us February 7 to join Channel 2. His
replacement on February 10 will be Al Morgan who comes to us from WJIM in
Our Traffic Department has an added attraction as of Monday, January 27 when
Judy Ponds arrived to help Kathy. Some interesting information about her is
that she has done some modeling and will soon be attending Henry Ford
College to study art. She ha! also done some dancing. Here's a chance for
B&B Productions to add a third member, and Barbara Williams and Judy can add
a dance routine to the act!
2900 of the new 1968 News Albums were mailed out last week and a lot of fun
and camaraderie was enjoyed by all who participated in the giant effort. Mr.
Patterson was pleased to note the cooperation and expresses his thanks to
one and all, those who were asked to help and those who volunteered. If you
haven't taken the time
to hear the album in its entirety, do so. Few, if any, radio stations in the
country present such a fine chronicle of !ach year to schools, colleges and
customers. Congratulations again to Phil Nye and his boys for a fine job.
Visitors to the station: approximately 20 girl scouts, Troop 1979, from
Lindemann, Bennie and St. Francis Cabrini schools on Wednesday, January 22;
and 8 radio students from Hope College, Holland, Michigan on Monday, January
How would you all like to wish Don Wagner a Happy Birthday. well, you can
because tomorrow is his day. (Blow in his ear and he'll follow you
At long last, moving day has arrived for your editor. into her house, that
is. and that takes place tomorrow. Maybe now the thinking will be a little
less fuzzy and the bags under the eyes will disappear: (Volunteer help
Barbara Collins reports that latest word from her husband is that he will be
going to Puerto Rico soon for 5 or 6 months before going to Viet Nam with
the SeaBees. That sounds hard to take!
PROJECT DETROIT Subject for Sunday, February 2, 1969 is "The Detroit Council
of Organizations" - what it is and what it does.