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Radio Commercials: Anniversary

August 28th, 2023

Broadcasters realized in 1922 that radio could earn profits from the sale of advertising time. WEAF in New York ran a commercial "spot" on August 28 that was sponsored by the Queensboro Realty Corporation to promote apartment buildings. The rate was $100 for 10 minutes. Today's rates are much more expensive, but radio spots are still lucrative for stations and great ways to get sales messages to the public.


Additional August Events

National Shapewear Day
August 10th, 2023

Middle Children's Day
August 12th, 2023

Love Litigating Lawyers Day
August 31st, 2023


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