Buffalo: The American Announcer, 1926. Item #014606
A collection of photographic portraits and brief biographies of 118 contemporary radio announcers working in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and Cuba. With height and weight, hair amd eye color, and "Phrasing of Greeting", if any. An attempt to personalize the voices of the relatively new medium. With information on all stations currently broadcasting. 27 cm; unpaged; illustrated from photographs and maps. Faint debossed name to cover of Mabel Swint Ewer, WFI Philadelphia station program director. 28 cm; unpaged; illustrated from photographs and maps. Covers worn and bowed; else a good copy, brad-bound, in gilt-stamped cloth boards. Scarce.