January 1941 QST
Table of Contents
Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics. See articles
QST, published December 1915 - present (visit ARRL
for info). All copyrights hereby acknowledged.
Other than today's QST magazine
being a larger format and being printed in full color, there is not much difference
fundamentally between the amount of Christmas-themed company advertisements now
and half a century ago. The
January 2024 (out now) issue of QST is chock full of
Christmas-themed ads. Those from the last century were more likely to incorporate
a religious message in addition to or instead of a secular message to their customers.
Terminal Radio Corporation was located in midtown Manhattan.
Google Maps can find West 45th Street and it can find Cortlandt
Street, but they evidently no longer intersect. Many component supply companies
were located in New York City because it was a primary point of import and export
of manufactured goods.
Terminal Radio Corporation Christmas and New Year Greeting
To old friends and new, for your loyal patronage,
we extend our sincere thanks. May your Christmas be joyful and your New Year prosperous.
Terminal Radio Corp.
68 West 45th Street
80 Cortlandt Street
New York City
Posted December 22, 2023
(updated from original
post on 12/12/2017)
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