July 1948 Radio News
Wax nostalgic about and learn from the history of early electronics.
See articles from Radio &
Television News, published 1919 - 1959. All copyrights hereby acknowledged.
Here is a batch of electronics-themed
comics that appeared in the July 1948 edition of Radio News. The comic on page 122 would probably
elicit cries of racism or hate speech these days, even though there is nothing racist about it. My favorite is
the one that appeared on page 175. There is a growing list of other comics at the
bottom of the page.
"White man says Congo static terrific . . . we relay traffic!"
Blind over TV to hide girls.
"Enjoying the program?"
"Yeah, Ed, I think that's a definite power hum!"
Posted September 1, 2015
These Technically-Themed Comics Appeared in Vintage Electronics Magazines: