OFFICIAL JOHANNESBURG PROGRAMME OF AS & T BROADCASTING COMPANY (ASSOCIATED SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SOCIETIES)

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OFFICIAL JOHANNESBURG PROGRAMME OF AS & T BROADCASTING COMPANY (ASSOCIATED SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL SOCIETIES)

Small 8vo.

R2 000 – R4 000

First edition. This set is a full run of the more than first year of broadcasting. A rare survival of early broadcasting in South Africa. Radio came to South Africa in 1923. In 1927 the AS & T B. Co. Ltd became the African Broadcasting Company and in 1936 the S.A.B.C. Original paper covers, condition of covers vary slightly. These booklets were posted to Arthur Wellesley Cloete Smith an old boy of King Edward VII School who was awarded the Military Medal in World War I. The booklets were posted to his home at 41 Terrace Road, Bertrams, Johannesburg.
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