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Maine Association Of Broadcasters Oral History Interview, Early Days Of Wlbz-Radio, Norman Gallant Mar 1985

Maine Association Of Broadcasters Oral History Interview, Early Days Of Wlbz-Radio, Norman Gallant

WLBZ Radio Station Records

A transcript of an oral history interview conducted by Norman Gallant on behalf of the Maine Association of Broadcasters at the WLBZ-TV Studios on Mt. Hope Avenue in Bangor, Maine, March 27, 1985. Gallant talks with Ed Guernsey, Irving Hunter, Eddie Owen, Norm Lambert, Joe Eaton, John MacRae and Walter Dickson about the early days of radio in the State of Maine and the programs on WLBZ-Radio.

Handwritten notes and corrections were added by Barry Darling.


Timco Pet Food Commercials, Wlbz Radio Oct 1959

Timco Pet Food Commercials, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Commercials for TIMCO dog and cat food recorded in 1959.


United States Department Of Agriculture Egg Promotion Spots, Wlbz Radio Jun 1959

United States Department Of Agriculture Egg Promotion Spots, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Short radio announcements encouraging listeners to add tasty, nutritious eggs to their menus at bargain prices.


William J. Carney, Bangor City Health Officer, Encourages Polio Vaccination, Wlbz Radio Jun 1959

William J. Carney, Bangor City Health Officer, Encourages Polio Vaccination, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bangor City Health Officer, William J. Carney, makes several pleas to make sure all family members are vaccinated against polio. Recorded in June, 1959.


March Of Dimes Fundraiser, Bob Day Show, Wlbz Radio Dec 1958

March Of Dimes Fundraiser, Bob Day Show, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Radio host Bob Day asks the audience to send a dime with their requests for songs and dedications on his Saturday music show featuring country, Western, and hillbilly music.


Bowl Mor Lanes Advertisements, Wlbz Radio Dec 1958

Bowl Mor Lanes Advertisements, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Two 1958 advertisements for Bowl Mor Lanes on Hildreth Road next to Pilot's Grill in Bangor. The ads mention that Bowl Mor Lanes featured 20 alleys, ten candle-pin lanes and ten 10-pin lanes, the first official 10-pin alleys in Maine.


Edward H. Keith For City Councilman, Political Annoucements, Wlbz Radio Oct 1958

Edward H. Keith For City Councilman, Political Annoucements, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Short announcements encouraging Bangor voters to elect Edward H. Keith City Councilman in October, 1958.


Promotional Spot For Bob Day Country Music Show And Hanson’S Depart Mart, South Brewer, Wlbz Radio Aug 1958

Promotional Spot For Bob Day Country Music Show And Hanson’S Depart Mart, South Brewer, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

A short announcement encouraging listeners to tune in to listen to country music on the the Bob Day Show on Saturday mornings and an upcoming show about Hanson's Depart Mart on Main Street in South Brewer, Maine. Recorded August 20, 1958.


Hotel Bellevue Advertisements, Wlbz Radio Jun 1958

Hotel Bellevue Advertisements, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Three advertisements encouraging Maine residents to consider a family trip to Boston to stay at the Hotel Bellevue on Beacon Hill. Recorded in 1958.


Mack's Sunbeam Bread Commercials, Wlbz Radio Jan 1958

Mack's Sunbeam Bread Commercials, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Short commercials for Mack's Sunbeam Bread, circa 1958.


Hoffman Television Advertisements, Wlbz Radio Oct 1956

Hoffman Television Advertisements, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Four short advertisements for Hoffman television sets from 1956.


Dot Campbell Interview With Patrick Dickinson, Exchange Teacher From England, Part 2, Wlbz Radio Jun 1956

Dot Campbell Interview With Patrick Dickinson, Exchange Teacher From England, Part 2, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

The second part of a two part interview with Patrick Dickinson by Dot Campbell in 1956. The pair discusses some differences between the United States and England and what Mr. Dickinson wants to be doing and what he will be doing in his spare time.


Dot Campbell Interview With Patrick Dickinson, Exchange Teacher From England, Part 1, Wlbz Radio Jun 1956

Dot Campbell Interview With Patrick Dickinson, Exchange Teacher From England, Part 1, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Aroostook County Reporter Dot Campbell interviews Patrick Dickinson, an exchange teacher from New Castle, England, in 1956. They discuss how he came to be here in Maine, all about the exchange program and some of the differences between England and America.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Wilks Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Wilks Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bill Mincher interviews Miss Norma Wilks of Bangor at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Grant Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Grant Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Mrs. Clayton Grant of Bangor at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Booker Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Booker Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Jim Booker at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Young Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Young Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Barret Young of Bangor at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Shaw Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Shaw Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Irv Hunter interviews Mrs. Carl Shaw of Brewer at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Chase Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Chase Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Albert Chase at the open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, ME.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Wade Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Wade Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Mrs. May Wade at the open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Interview With Mrs. Edward Corbett, Jr., Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Interview With Mrs. Edward Corbett, Jr., Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Mrs. Edward Corbett, Jr., of Brewer at the open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street in Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Knight Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Knight Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bill Mincher interviews Frank Knight of Winterport at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. York Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. York Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Irv Hunter interviews Mrs. Ralph York of Brewer at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Albert Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Albert Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Bert Albert at the open house of Nissen Baking Corp.'s new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Dr. Klein Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Dr. Klein Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Dr. John Klein of Orono, a University of Maine professor, at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corp.'s new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Coffin Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Coffin Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Mrs. Joseph Coffin at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Soucie Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Soucie Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bill Mincher interviews J.A. Soucie of Fredericton, Canada, at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Cousins Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Cousins Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bill Mincher interviews Miss Irene Cousins of Brewer, at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Interview With Mrs. Edward Corbett, Sr., Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Interview With Mrs. Edward Corbett, Sr., Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Paul Ford interviews Mrs. Edward Corbett, Sr., of Brewer at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporations's new plant on Abbott Street in Brewer, Maine.


Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Schmidt Interview, Wlbz Radio May 1956

Nissen Bakery Open House, Mrs. Schmidt Interview, Wlbz Radio

WLBZ Radio Station Records

Bill Mincher interviews Mrs. Martin Schmidt of Bangor at the 1956 open house of Nissen Baking Corporation's new plant on Abbott Street, Brewer, Maine.