2020 Paley Archive Elements 3840x1536 Banner2
Continue searching the Collection



One in a series of tapes featuring the radio shows, newscasts, promos, and jingles of WABC and other rock stations from the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s. Highlights of this compilation include: various promos for WINS beginning with the Croton Reservoir WINS Antifreeze Contest; Les Keiter on the Giants, sponsored by Budweiser; Bruce Morrow presents the WINS Musical Museum; a promo for Palisades Amusement Park features a Lifeguard Beauty Contest; a promo for the top song in WINS Land; a WINS Happy Hideaway Contest; Murray "the K" (Murray Kaufman) in "the first DJ Flight in outer space; WINS Stool Pigeon "Top Tip of the Week"; a "Find the Silver Subway Token" promo for Murray "the K"; Bruce Morrow (Cousin Brucie) on WINS; a New York Knicks broadcast interrupted by Bell Telephone; the Bruce Morrow Show from Coney Island; Bobby Rydell sings "I'd Do It Again"; the El Dorados sing "At My Front Door"; a promo for Palisades Amusement Park; the Ivy-Three sing "Boo-Boo"; Chuck Berry sings "Roll Over Beethoven"; a promo for the 1960 movie "Sons and Lovers"; the Olympics sing "Big Boy Pete"; Dion and the Belmonts sing "Swinging on a Star"; Bruce Morrow and a promo for Winston cigarettes; Little Richard sings "Good Golly, Miss Molly"; Bruce Morrow and the WINS News Center; news; promos with Dick Waffel reporting; an advertisement for Camel cigarettes; WINS news promos; an ad for Park Sausages; and Tony Bennett sings "Firefly."


  • DATE: 1959
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:15:35
  • COLOR/B&W: N/A
  • CATALOG ID: AR85:0157
  • GENRE: Radio - Music; Radio - News, local
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Advertising; Jingles (Advertising songs); Music, popular (songs, etc.); Rock music


  • Les Keiter
  • Morrow, Bruce (Cousin Brucie)
  • Murray "the K" (Murray Kaufman)
  • Dick Waffel
Continue searching the Collection