Vol.3 No.43 Nov. 12, 1969 Grace Potts, Editor
Now that Halloween and Devil's Night are long past, how many of you still
have bubble gum and candy to give away as your editor does?
The Paul McCartney story remains a national Subject and Paul Cannon and Russ
Gibb helped keep up the interest when they accepted an invitation to fly to
Los Angeles over the weekend to appear on a TV show on Station KHJ. The
trials and tribulations of getting to and from the airports was almost as
interesting as the show. Ask them about it.
In a long distance call received Monday, November 10, Carole Wiedeman
learned that her son Jim, now stationed in California, will be leaving
around the first of the year for a stay in England.
As part of the ceremonies commemorating Hillsdale College's 125th year of
independence, certain alumni have been s1ngled out to receive awards. One of
those honored will be Mrs. Knorr who will be given the "Alumni
Quasquicentennial Award" on Friday, December for outstanding alumni.
In a wrap-up story on the Detroit Mayoral Election, the WKNR microphone
(with call letters) is front and center in .this week's (November 14)
edition of Newsweek Magazine. (Never-say-die Nye is striking for a cover
Van Patrick and Mickey appeared before a Pep Rally at Divine Child High
School in Dearborn on Thursday, November 6 to help inspire the football team
in the Catholic League championship game the next day. Their presence may
have helped because Divine Child won the game for the third year in a row.
Here's our second item from our seldom-seen engineering crew. Dick Davis and
his wife are members of a mixed bowling league and last Thursday their
combined efforts, resulting in a 603 series, won for them their Thanksgiving
Last Friday, November 7, Frank Maruca represented the station at a luncheon
at the DAC given by the TB and Health Society as the kickoff for their
Christmas Seal campaign.
Speaking of Christmas - and Thanksgiving - are their any special traditions
any of you involve yourselves in that would be of interest to the rest of
the gang? This could mean certain family events, home decorations, or
different recipes for food and drink. Please let your editor know so that we
can pass them on.
PROJECT DETROIT Subject for Sunday, November 16, 1969 is "Drug Abuse: An
Epidemic" - California Governor Ronald Reagan discusses the growing drug
problem as he views it on a nationwide basis.