July 1963 Popular Electronics
Table of Contents
Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles
published October 1954 - April 1985. All copyrights are hereby acknowledged.
Comics in modern magazines
are a rather rare phenomenon for some reason, but they were fairly regular features
up until a couple decades ago. This set of comics from the July 1963 edition of
Popular Electronics deals with high fidelity (Hi-Fi) stereo equipment, which was
considered somewhat exotic and high-end for many people's budgets in the day. Inexplicably
(not), that is about the time that increases in hearing losses among younger
people were first being
noticed in audiograms.
A Few Winning Words on Hi-Fi
From Bob Tupper
I guess I started collecting records the day I first noticed
covers on some of the albums.
No thank you - I'm just listening around.
It's one of those Make-It-Yourself records from your mother.
Could it be a tube?
These Technically-Themed Comics Appeared in Vintage Electronics Magazines.
I personally scanned and posted every one from copies I own (and even colorized
Posted April 3, 2020 (original