|WEQN Control Room, 1953, Jim Halleran at control board|
|WEQN Studio, 1953. Chuck Reynolds, newscaster|
delivering the Lucky Strike News.
American Tobacco Company's Lucky Strike cigarette business was a dependable sponsor for newscasts. Their ad agency sponsored news programming on student-run campus radio stations nationwide, and maintained a well-organized support program for affiliate stations. They provided scripts and publicity materials to affiliate stations.
|WQRS Control Board 1953|
|KVSQ Control Room 1953 |
Terry Godwin at controls, Jim Evans standing.
|John Szucs and Chuck Reynolds|
WEQN Teletype Room, 1953
|East Quad Council Room, Fall 1953 |
Foreground: lounge furniture for residents and conference table. WEQN Workroom in the distance beyond the piano, An old four-drawer dresser against back wall was used for WEQN equipment storage.
|WEQN Special Christmas Program, December 1953.|
Kathy Kneske, Gerry Jakowsky
Bob Keysmith, Bibi Lamarque.
|East Quad north basement before Operation Ransom. Note the large conference room and the small space occupied by WEQN.|
WEQN staff reviewing (or pretending to review) the floor plans for the new studio. From left; Gene Moulton, Tom Engle, Bob Keysmith, John Szucs. Neal McLain standing behind.
|Dick Ballard in the temporary East Quad "studio" located in a large room (officially called a "pressing room") during Operation Ransom construction.|
|John Szucs reading the news.|
Lucky Strike Newscast from the temporary WEQN studio in the Pressing Room.
|WCBN-EQ in its new control room, Tuesday November 6, 1956. WCBN covered the Presidential Election in which Republican Dwight D. Eisenhower won the election over the Democratic nominee Adlai Stevenson.|