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By Tim Hollis

Birmingham, Alabama, has loved a protracted and exceptional broadcasting heritage. The city’s first radio station aired in 1922, and tv arrived in 1949. either media produced personalities who grew to become loved ones names within the urban. Audiences got here to understand Joe Rumore, Tommy Charles, kingdom Boy Eddy, Cousin Cliff Holman, Rosemary, Pat grey, Tom York, etc as though they have been contributors in their personal households. Even the ads grew to become as memorable because the information, leisure, speak, and children’s exhibits they interrupted.

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