October 2015

The Original "Ham's Wide World" - Aired in 1959 on ABC TV

Submitted by ai2n on Tue, 10/13/2015 - 15:57

Ham Radio operators and organizations regularly submit news items to media outlets in an effort to increase public awareness and appreciation of our hobby/service.  In 1959, TV producer Dave Bell, W6AQ, hit a media home run, getting ham radio 30 minutes of prime-time exposure on ABC TV.  Thanks to the ARRL Film Collection, we can still view that program.Join us for a screening of the original "Ham's Wide World". 

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