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Past WJBK network slogans

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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by k8jd » Sun May 17, 2020 2:15 pm

What about WJBK radio 1500. Sure went thru a lot of changes. I liked it when it was WDEE "We've Done Everything Else" :D



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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by GREATLAKESVET » Wed May 20, 2020 1:55 pm

WJBK supposedly stood for "Jesus Be Kind" long before teleministries were even an idea. But look at TV2's past and one wonders if anyone took that seriously or even knew, especially during the Bill Flynn era.


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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by k8jd » Wed May 20, 2020 8:27 pm

Many long standing casllsigns came from iinitials of the founders; WCHB Charles Haley Bell, WJLB , John Lord Booth , or sponsors of the of the station; Like WLS worlds largest store, WGN Worlds Greatest Newspaper
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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by MotorCityRadioFreak » Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:01 am

WWJ-TV: About 10 years ago-"Punch 62, CBS!"


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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by sfpcc » Tue Sep 22, 2020 2:07 pm

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Many long standing casllsigns came from iinitials of the founders; WCHB Charles Haley Bell, WJLB , John Lord Booth , or sponsors of the of the station; Like WLS worlds largest store, WGN Worlds Greatest Newspaper
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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by Willie108 » Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:00 pm

WFDF-Frank D. Falin.



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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by ChrisWL1980 » Tue Sep 22, 2020 4:47 pm

"See the New 9 Now!" - CBET-9 in 1980

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krB2aCpFxZo



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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by kc8yqq » Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:59 am

WOAP - Owosso Argus Press, who once owned the station.



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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by ChrisWL1980 » Wed Sep 23, 2020 3:48 pm

WGER - James GERity Jr. owned the station when it was on 102.5
WKBD - Kaiser Broadcasting Detroit
WTTH (now WPHM) - the original owner, the Times-Herald (Port Huron)

Canada had a few as well: CFTR Toronto (TR = Ted Rogers), CFRA Ottawa (FRA = Frank Ryan, the original owner back in the '40s)



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Re: Past WJBK network slogans

Post by tapeisrolling » Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:21 pm

WPAG Ann Arbor Pat - Andy Green ..... Green's Cleaners



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